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How to clear auto complete that is not in IE, Chrome, Firefox

I want to clear the answers of an auto complete form. This isnt in a web browser. I am getting that box from an in house software we run. I can't find anywhere in windows where I could clear such ...
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Restricting MSYS (Bash) auto-completion to current directory

I'm using MSYS on Windows 7 and I really enjoy the TAB auto-completion feature of the bash console. However it appears that this feature queries all directories in Windows' $PATH variable, requiring ...
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Add commands auto completion to Cygwin

I'm looking for a 'modernized' cmd.exe and I find myself quite comfortable with Cygwin. However, I can't make Cygwin auto complete some "commands" I need (programs in SysInternal Suite like ...
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Is there an autocorrect for windows?

Is there a way to get the auto-correct feature (found in almost all mobile devices) in windows? I know spell-check, but you still have to manually right-click and choose, and it also doesn't work ...
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How can I get emacs 24.* under windows to autocomplete paths in shell buffers using “\” instead of “/”?

See How can I get emacs under windows to autocomplete paths in shell buffers using "\" instead of "/"? I use emacs on windows 7, when calling M-x shell, emacs opens a DOS-Shell. ...
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Remote Desktop Connection - More than 4 items in autocomplete

I use remote desktop connection a lot in my work and connect to a lot of servers. Groups of servers have some patterns in their names (i.e. some of them start with qa..., some with tv-...) I like the ...
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Bash-like autocomplete in Windows 7 “Run…”

I am an usual Linux user and I got addicted to the ability of running commands from the terminal or the Run textbox (The one which has got ALT+F2 as default shortcut). In Windows 7, I'd like to work ...
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Is it possible to have IDE-like snippet that can be used anywhere?

For example, in visual studio, I can type "propfull", tab and it will autoexpand to this template private $type$ $field$; public $type$ $property$ { get { return $field$;} set { $field$ = ...
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How can I delete an entry from the Windows Explorer autocomplete/drop down list?

In Windows Explorer, when you start typing a location in the address bar (or click on it's drop down menu), there's a list of autocomplete entries that automatically shows up. How can you delete an ...
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Difference in tab completion and order in Windows Explorer and the Open/Save file dialog

Ok, this has bugged me for some time now. To reproduce: Open Windows explorer. Press Alt+D to set focus to the navigation bar. Begin typing a (valid) path, i.e., "\Progr". Press TAB and "Program ...
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Can I modify cmd.exe or PowerShell behavior so that tab autocomplete doesn't clear everything after the caret?

In either Windows command prompt cmd.exe or the PowerShell, I can do tab completion for many things, such as cycling through commands, filenames, or directories. The problem is, it deletes everything ...
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Dictionary-based text auto-completion in Windows (i.e. Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail client)?

Most programmer's text editors and IDEs have it, automatic completion of the first few characters (letters) of a keyword or function name. Also, most address bars or search fields feature this (like ...
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Autocomplete in windows cmd prompt?

I know that we can autocomplete paths in cmd prompt. I just wanted to know if we can autocomplete commands in cmd prompt like we do in bash. Can we make it search through a list of builtin commands ...
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cmd.exe tab completion character set to something odd

Background: I have an install of Windows XP SP3 OEM that I use often. Recently its cmd.exe somehow forgot that pressing TAB means I want to use the completion feature. I found out how to fix this ...
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Looking for a sentence finisher

Is there any Windows tool that will learn sentences or phrases that you write a lot and then start auto-competing them for you as you type?