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Finding long closed internet sites. - 5/18/2017 1:25:36 PM   

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Many of us who like to do research and have saved good research sites over time see many of those sites no longer in existance.

Recently, I downloaded a free app called "Wayback Machine" which (in my case) I use from my Firefox browser.
It passes all security tests and the app itself lies dormant in your system until you try to pull up a long lost site.
Once it detects the site is not there, it automatically puts up a screen asking if you wish for "Wayback Machine" to locate the archived site for you?

I have used this app several times now, and it has worked every time.

Just do a "bing" search, type in "wayback machine", and it will find the app for you...



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RE: Finding long closed internet sites. - 5/20/2017 3:23:51 AM   

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I have used this wayback machine before. It isn't perfect, but it is fun to bring up stuff from 10 years ago from websites long gone.


He that has a mind to fight, let him fight, for now is the time. - Anacreon
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