A feature where a program proposes the user to complete a text input based on what the user started to type. Autocomplete proposes the most likely string input.

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How to remove all google auto-complete search in Chrome?

Google search has interesting mechanics once you enter a keyword it remembers the keyword. The question is how are you able remove the keyword which will appear after you start typing the first ...
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SublimeText XML completions file

I apparently can't get autocompletion to work in my XML files. Here is my xml.sublime-completions file, which I added to the User folder: { "scope": "text.xml", "completions": [ { ...
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Bash completion: global expansion by presing tab

In my desktop computer with opensuse 13.1 I can press tab in something like ls *.dat[TAB] and I get the autocompletion or with [TAB TAB] a list of possible matches. However, in my laptop with ...
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How to autocomplete columns when going down one row in Excel 2013?

In my excel sheet I have values that could be automatically filled upon going down to an empty row. My excel sheet has this structure: If I go from Row 3 down to Row 4 i would have to insert the ...
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Set Firefox to autocomplete location using hostname only

Consider the following scenario: I visited two websites say, First, www.example.com, and/or I have added it to bookmarks as example Then, www.hostname.com, and/or I have added it to bookmarks as ...
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ZSH PS1 adding spacing when tabbing

I'm having an issue with zsh/oh-my-zsh with my custom PS1 prompt (that I brought across from bash). When I use the built-in zsh/oh-my-zsh prompt and tab for auto-completion, this works as expected. ...
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autocomplete text in all OSX's apps

I find my self typing often certain words. And I remember there was a cool function in Autohotkey (for PC) that let you type only a few letters of a word and an autocomplete function, completed the ...
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Sublime Text 3: How to enable autocomplete with Tab and Enter / Return

When I first select a choice with the Tab key from the list of choices, the autocomplete choice is not committed, when I come back and try again, it works. Why does it work the second time and fail ...
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Terminal: go through autocompleted options after pressing tab

Pressing tab on terminal shows the possibilities you can choose from like below: MacBook :~ user$ ls _ Directory1 Directory2 Directory3 How can I make the possibilities appear on the cursor (the ...
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Prevent Excel from changing formula of last row of table when adding a new row

I have a table with columns named "date", "cost" and "daily". "Date" is a date, "cost" is a number and "daily" is a formula calculating the total cost of each day. The formula looks like this: ...
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Multi-language and user-defined code hinting in BBEdit

Is there any support for JS function hinting in BBEdit 11? If so, how would I enable it? The code hinting/completion for PHP is pretty good, but as far as I can tell, it only completes variables in ...
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Autocomplete method definitions with parameters

In Sublime Text, typing out a method name will prompt the autocomplete box to show all matching words in a file, and the All Autocomplete package will extend that to all matching words in any open ...
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Zsh - dnf autocompletion

Since Fedora will use dnf as default package manager in its next release, is there available autocompletion for zsh/oh-my-zsh/zpretzo? If not, is there somebody willing to do it? :D
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Enable autocomplete in archlinux adb shell

In archlinux, when using the command adb shell provided by the package android-tools to obtain a shell on an Android device, the auto-completion using Tab is not working. Everything else is working ...
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How can I make shell autocomplete the beginning of a filepath?

I have a project with a deeply nested folder structure. Most of the time I know the name of the file I want to work with, but the folder path is too long/complicated to type when I want to edit it, ...
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How to add manually to and manage AutoComplete list, in MS Outlook 2013?

My AutoComplete list retains every email address ever input by me. How do I stop Outlook 2013 from adding each automatically, in order that I myself choose and then manually add the desired email ...
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How can i insert a tab after choosing a proposed completion in vim

I thought I knew the answer to this. I used to do <C-V> tab as suggested in "How to insert a real tab with Vim SuperTab plugin if completion fails" and many others. If i set list though, I can ...
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Stop Mac Mail message body from auto completing email addresses

Every time I type to an "@" symbol it auto completes the rest of the email address. The problem is that I have more than one email address that is like mylastname@domain.com. I have several of those ...
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How can I enable tab completion for a fish function/alias?

Probably easier to just use an example here. I have a function ss that just calls: sudo systemctl $argv Tab completion works fine with the full command, but not for the ss function. I.e., ss start ...
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How to add or edit autocompletions in Sublime text 3?

I am using Sublime text 3 build 3065 to edit HTML and PHP code. The built in HTML tag completions are awesome, just typing p and pressing tab gets you <p></p> with the cursor in the right ...
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Custom word library for notepad++ autocomplete

So, there's already a question about this here, from back in 2010: How do I edit or add to Notepad++ HTML/CSS autocomplete? Since then though, we've gone from version 5.7 to 6.6.9 Using the ...
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terminate address bar search and autocomplete in Opera, v25 for MAC

this is for MAC version of OPera v 25. someone gave instructions but they seem to be for pc version and mac is different.thanks.
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Modify entries in browser url autocomplete bar

Recently a website I often visit changed its domain name. As a result, all of my browser's URL autocomplete entries are incorrect. They point to example.com instead of example2.com. I'm interested in ...
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text autocomplete for Word or Pages

I have to write a lot. Pages after pages after pages. I use both MS Office Word and Mac OS X Pages. I’ve been trying to find an autocomplete feature that could allow the software to make suggestions ...
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Zsh autocompleting cd with other people's home directories

Found this weird behavior with zsh autocompletion for cd. For some reason, if I write the prefix of a username after cd and press tab it will autocomplete to username/ and try to cd to that user's ...
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how to prevent Chromium from remembering a certain form field?

There are some form fields on some websites, where I enter a one-time code sent by SMS or generated by a hardware token, to authenticate to some service. The Chromium browser remembers the previous ...
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How can I remove url autocorrect entry in google chrome (windows)

The first time I used Chrome on this computer I mistakenly typed in the URL/Search textbox "C/#" instead of "C#" and now eveytime I write a sentence that starts with "C#" it "auto-corrects" it to the ...
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Interactive menu (autocomplete) in bash with dialog(1)

So we can use dialog --menu ... to make a menu. And we can quick select the option by first letter of the tag. I want dialog to register keystrokes and perform the autocomplete. E.g. we have 3 ...
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Clear item from Chrome address bar autocomplete

I use the address bar in Chrome to type in search engine queries. Somehow at some stage, I have mistyped C# as C/#. This makes the browser think I am trying to enter an address on the C drive if ...
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Remove permanent search suggestion from chrome

I have an entry in chrome that will not go away: When I do a search for a C# programming question, chrome wants to change my search to begin with c/#. If I open a new tab, start typing c# search ...
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bash auto-complete separates strings

Let's say I'd like to cd to the directory containing all albums by the artist "The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger" so I start typing cd ~/Music/The\ Ghost and hit [TAB] [TAB]. At this point bash ...
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How do I get an entry to re-show up for auto-completion

I have a column of, let's say colors "blue" "yellow" "red" "green". As I'm manually typing in these entries, it makes it easy on me if I can just hit b and blue comes up and I can just hit enter. I ...
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Stop bookmarklets showing up in address bar (omnibox) when searching for Javascript results

If I use the keyword Javascript in the address bar in chrome (starting in Chrome 37) all of my bookmarklets show up in the autocomplete address bar until I get past the word javascript E.g. typing ...
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Stop Chrome from entering my bank password automatically

Chrome automatically enters my bank password when I go to the Bank site. How do I stop this?
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Use only one word of Google's auto-complete

Something that I find annoying on a very regular basis is when Google's auto-complete (usually from chrome's address bar) gives me a suggestion that is half of what I want but I either have to type ...
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Command parameter autocompletion like “xe”

I noticed today, when working with XenServer's CLI, that the xe command allows autocompletion with the 'tab' character not only for files, but for parameters too! For example if I write xe vm-[tab] ...
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How to accept LibreOffice Calc autocomplete suggestion without leaving the cell edit mode?

Whenever I start typing a sentence in a LibreOfice Calc cell it suggests autocomplete options based on other cells contents. I usually would like to accept it and make a slight modification but when I ...
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Autocomplete in all KDE textareas

Is there any way to get autocomplete from system dictionaries in all KDE text areas, including Kate, Dolphin, Rekonq and the rest of KDE? If it could be integrated into Firefox as well, that would be ...
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Auto find file parameter in bash

I've been trying to construct a method for bash to auto complete a file argument. so when you type vi not[tab][tab] it auto completes to notes.md if it is within the history or path or gives a list of ...
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path completion in major IDEs

In vim I can use the ctrl-x ctrl-f shortcut for autocompleting file paths, a nice feature that I have missed all the time in all major IDEs, I am wondering how I can do it in the following: eclipse ...
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How do I get Google search request completion suggestions from console?

When one starts typing a search request on Google search page, Google shows a dropdown with some popular completion suggestions. There are often useful or funny things there. How do I get that list ...
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How to setup predictive text (autocomplete) on Mac?

Apart from native support for text shortcuts, how can I enable autocomplete on Mac, presumably Cocoa applications? I mean autocomplete from dictionary or words previously used. Something like ...
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Adding file autocompletion in rake with zsh

I have oh-my-zsh installed with the rails plugin, when I use zsh completion with rake, it completes with the tasks list from rake -T. When I run a specific test, one of the parameters is the path to ...
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Eclipse does not autocomplete both html and php tags in php file

I am using eclipse indigo. and i have installed WTP plugin. After i open php file in webcontent/ directory of my project it does not auto complete any php synatx and html tags too.. But html file ...
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xcode shortcut for autocompletion of filename / filepath

Is there a function in xcode for filename / filepath autocompletion? I am looking for something like the c-x c-f shortcut in vim. Like this:
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Directory auto completion in bash scripts

Bash scripting newbie here writing my first script to copy a directory of pictures from one place to another. #!/bin/bash # Moves picture directories cp -R /path/to/pictures/$1 ...
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How can I construct a vim mapping to perform Ctrl-N, but as if iskeyword included '-'?

In Vim, when I'm programming, I often want Ctrl-N to behave as if - were part of a keyword; in other words, have it included in iskeyword. However, I'd like to create a new keymapping for this and ...
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Excel custom auto-complete

I have a long list in a sheet in my Excel file: Number Value 123 Text 123 127 Another text 131 Yet another text ... ... On another sheet, I need to input those numbers. But as ...
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How to cycle in Finder autocomplete suggestions?

For example I want to go to ~/Library/Application Support. By pressing command+shift+g in Finder and type ~/Library/App, Finder will autocomplete it with ~/Library/Application Scripts. I need to ...
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Sublime text auto semicolon

Is it possible to automatic add semicolon in sublime? // 1 Route::get(| // 2 Route::get(|); After closing bracket insert ; at the end of line?