Add-on:Web Viewer

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Web Viewer
Author: Rick Phillips (ruuk)

Type: Program
Version: 0.9.15
Repo: XBMC.org (v12)
XBMC.org (v11)

License: GPL v2.0
Source: Source code
Summary: Simple web browser
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Attention talk.png See Web Viewer on the XBMC Forum for more information.

Web Viewer is a linear text web browser. It is linear because it doesn't render pages, it filters them and displays text in the order it is found in the original HTML.

Web viewer also allows addon developers to process application authorization (ie. facebook,flickr etc.) with little programming and without violating terms of use.

What it does:
*You can follow links, fill out forms, view images
*Stream video/audio links
*It has back/forward history
*Bookmarks

What it doesn't do:
*Handle style sheets, javascript, flash, etc.
*Make web pages look good :)
*Lots of other stuff

Installing

To install this add-on you must do so from the Add-on manager from within XBMC by going to:

  1. Settings
  2. Add-ons
  3. Get add-ons
  4. XBMC.org Add-ons
  5. Program Add-ons
  6. Web Viewer
  7. Install
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