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Big Problem with Safari Cache and Colors

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Oct 15, 2012 10:42 AM

Hi folks,

 

I'm a develper and I have a big problem with Safari since few days. It happens ONLY on mine user on my macBookPro. If I change user or enter with guest user the problem is not there anymore so I think it's a Safari bug and I need to reinstall it.

 

Anyway here is the problem:

 

1) Some colors are dispplaying in wrong way, completely different from the other Safaris I'v seen and of course different from Firefox and Chrome. I mean the for exemple a 161616 grey color on the guest user Safari is more dark then the one on my profile.

 

2) Safari sometimes do not loads some Css from a web site and it's not emptyin the Cache (I'v tryied all the methods). Simply I need to for exemple Shift click the reload button 5 times or 3 and it'll load the new version of the web site. After i reboot it back to show up the old version again.

 

I'm stucked on this 5 days, I want to erease it and reinstall, how to do that please?

 

Isedo

MacBook Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)
  • Carolyn Samit Level 10 Level 10 (84,160 points)
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    Oct 15, 2012 11:49 AM (in response to Isedo)

    ONLY on mine user on my macBookPro. If I change user or enter with guest user the problem is not there anymore so I think it's a Safari bug and I need to reinstall it.

     

    If it's a Safari bug, the problem would manifest itself in all user accounts, not just yours.

     

    To empty the cache. From your Safari menu bar click Safari > Reset Safari.

     

    Select:  Clear History  (also empties the cache)

     

    Now back to the menu bar click Safari > Preferences then select the Privacy tab.

     

    Click:  Remove All Website Data

     

    Back to the menu bar, Safari > Preferences then select the Advanced tab.

     

    Select:  None Selected where you see Style sheet.

     

    Quit and relaunch Safari.

     

    If that didn't help, open the Finder. From the Finder menu bar click Go > Go to Folder

     

    Type or copy/paste:   ~/Library/Caches/com.apple.Safari

     

    Click Go then move the Cache.db file from the com.apple.Safari folder to the Trash.

     

    Try Safari.

     

    If that didn't help, check Safari > Preferences > Extensions. If there are any installed, turn that off, quit and relaunch Safari to test.

     


     


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