[CoLoCo] make sites think i'm using windows

David Overcash funnylookinhat at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 01:15:14 BST 2008

Try either of the following extensions:

The second is a bit more robust than what you're looking for...  but you
should be able to trick any server into thinking your an IE user on windows
XP or something similar.


On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 5:45 PM, Jim Hutchinson <jim at ubuntu-rocks.org>wrote:

> I just signed up for netflix and wanted to try watching a movie on my pc
> but it tells me my OS is not supported (fascists). I found a way to make
> them think I'm using IE (at least I think the user agent switcher will do
> that) but they can still see I'm not using windows. Any way to fake it?
> Google searching is not being very productive yet :)
> Thanks.
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