Text-based web browser
A web browser shows only text content of pages is a text-based web browser,which is not currently using in modern times.
In linux users conneted to a console and want to connect web,in such case and you want only less traffic, a text-based web browser is helpful.
It support most of the browser protocols such as Gopher, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, NNTP and WAIS.
Common text browsers
Line Mode Browser
Using Lynx in windows
Download the utility from http://www.vordweb.co.uk/standards/lynx_v283.zip
Make a folder on your C drive called lynx_w32
Unzip the contents of the lynx_v283.zip file into that folder.
Run the LYNX.BAT from the lynx_w32 folder
A sample page of google looklike
Search Images Maps News Orkut Translate Gmail More +
Web History | Settings | Sign in
Google Search I’m Feeling Lucky Advanced search
Search: (*) The web ( ) Pages from India
Google.co.in offered in: Hindi Bengali Telugu Marathi Tamil Gujarati
Kannada Malayalam Punjabi
Advertising Programs Business Solutions +Google About
¬ 2012 – Privacy & Terms
(NORMAL LINK) Use right-arrow or <return> to activate.
Arrow keys: Up and Down to move. Right to follow a link; Left to go back.
H)elp O)ptions P)rint G)o M)ain screen Q)uit /=search [delete]=history list
Note:Site allows web authors to see what their pages will look like when viewed with Lynx http://www.delorie.com/web/lynxview.html