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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Does vim's youcompleteme plugin require clang to auto complete?

From the youcompleteme's documentation, it's quite ambiguous what clang has done for it. Does it do syntax check? Semantics check? Or it's necessary to do auto completion? Actually, youcompleteme ...
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ZSH autolearn completition plugin

Is there something like "autolearn" command/plugin for zsh? By this I mean when I type command option option1 ... and zsh don't know about options for this particular command I want zsh to remember ...
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How to edit Firefox URL autocomplete weights

I'm used to using the URL autocompletion in Firefox to access my favorite websites. It's quicker and more convenient than mucking around with the mouse to access bookmark lists -- just Ctrl-L, a few ...
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Zsh: how to auto complete after a command?

everyone. It's a little difficult to explain what I want to do. I want to create a script 'example', which can input long commands for you after you run it with short parameters. For example, $ ...
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How to turn off text auto-completion in gmail / googlemail?

Suddenly gmail started trying to complete every word / text typed in gmail / googlemail See this screenshot: How can I turn this off?
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Enable autocompletion in VS 2010

I've got a problem to enable the auto-completion in Visual Studio 2010. I searched in the options and in the web for information ...
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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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How to turn on page prerendering in Chrome while typing?

Some versions ago Google Chrome showed search results (not in autocomplete, but in the page area) while a user was still typing in the query. Then this feature disappeared, while only hidden prefetch ...
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Outlook 2013 Autocomplete Function not working

So usually after a few quick googles things like this can be resolved in a few minutes, but for some reason this one has escaped both myself as well as another senior engineer. Here is the setup. The ...
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How do I keep //end main and //end class on the same line

I am running Java eclipse 4.3.1 ${filecomment} ${package_declaration} ${typecomment} ${type_declaration}//end class //end main "package tester; public class test { public static void main ...
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Outlook: how to fill the auto complete cache?

We use Outlook 2010 and 2013 connected to Microsoft Office365 (corporate accounts). We imported a big address book. Every account has access to it, no problem there. I search a way to use ...
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Checking chrome url autocomplete prabability stats

I want to see the probability stats that chrome has for certain keywords I type in the ommnibox, but I can't remember the command used to do it. What I mean is, when I type "twi" it gives me a list ...
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Enable auto save conversations in Microsoft Office Communicator 2007

For any conversation I have to manually say 'File->Save->Save As Email' which saves the Conversation so far in that window to 'Conversation History' folder. But many times if I forget to do that & ...
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Emacs bind single shift key

I know that the shift key is somewhat special, but sometime it turns out this key is very handy when we have some key binding conflicts. Currently I want to bind the single left shift key to replace ...
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Unintended autocomplete or alias in Terminal

There is a "strange" autocomplete function in my macbook. If I try to type "ps -aux" in terminal (iTerm or TotalTerminal) with the hit of "s" in ps, automatically this happens: "ps -p $$ # Tells the ...
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Disabling “oh-my-zsh” SVN completion

I am using Zsh version: 4.3.11 with the oh-my-zsh framework. When coupled with "oh-my-zsh", Zsh will attempt to autocomplete SVN (and Git for that matter) commands when the TAB key is pressed during ...
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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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Sublime-Text-style autocomplete in Word?

I know that Word has a built-in autocomplete function. As far as I know, though, apart from dates, if I want a particular word to come up as a suggestion, I need to have it saved as an auto text. Is ...
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Eclipse auto completition issue

I have installed the eclipse kepler edition and I want when extending a class or start to override a method to pop with options but it doesn't although it pops things when referring to an object's ...
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How to autocomplete filename in your path on the command line when in a different directory in windows7

on the windows command line I can autocomplete any filename/subdirectory by typing a few letters and then pressing Tab. Is there a way to extend this to anything that is in my PATH. Example: In my ...
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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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RE: Autocomplete in IE & Firefox

How can I completely destroy, kill, and permanently erase the 'Autocomplete' function in such a way that I never have to deal with it again?
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Bind shift-tab to complete-backward in fish

I found myself using the auto-complete functionality of the fish-shell, where pressing tab twice or more cycles through the suggestions. But then I accidentaly pressed tab once to many, and I wanted ...
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Visual Studio 2012 Intellisense choosing the wrong item

This minor annoyance has started to really irk me lately. When coding, Intellisense often selects the wrong item from the autocomplete menu. This behaviour is common, but not completely consistent. ...
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Fish - A way to configure it such that it does not scroll through tab completions with tab

If you have a directory structure like the below ./test/locationOne ./test/locationTwo ./test/locationThree If, with bash, or fish, you type in cd test/ then hit tab, it will autocomplete until ...
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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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Prevent Microsoft Word 2010 auto-completing company name?

The name of my company is very similar to a normal word I type regularly (e.g. my company is SuperShop Ltd. and I regularly type "super"). Microsoft Word 2010 tries to be helpful and offers to ...
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bash tab completion is showing commands instead of files and folders

I used chmod to make some scripts executable, and now my bash shell is tab-autocompleting all available commands. How can I make it go back to completing just files / folders in the current folder?
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How to stop Chrome Omnibox search autocomplete?

How do I turn off Chrome Omnibox auto-complete in the Omnibox? I am very annoyed at the slowness of this feature.
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How can I complete directory entries that are under a subdirectory?

I have an function in my .zshrc called c that is defined like so c() { cd ~/Code/$1 } How can I teach ZSH to treat this c function just like I had done cd ~/Code from the command line so that it ...
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Terminal history in auto-completion

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and for some reason there is no terminal history (hitting the up arrow for the previous command), nor is there auto-completion (hitting the tab key). These wonderful ...
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Stop Chrome autocompleting address by default

I do not want to disable autocomplete, I just want to stop the following scenario; In the address bar type example and enter, then exam and enter. For me it searched example again! It autocompleted ...
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Netbeans Auto-compeletion on php class's method

I created a php project in Netbeans 7.3. I have a class (MYSQL_DB ). When I want to access its methods inside the file that I defined the class it shows me this: Note that this is out side of class ...
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Excel autofill not working as expected

I am using MS Excel 2013. I have two columns - Year and Quarter like this: 2009 1 2009 2 2009 3 2009 4 2010 1 2010 2 2010 3 2010 4 2011 1 2011 2 2011 3 2011 4 2012 ...
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Vim autocomplete to include punctuation between words

I am currently programming in tcl/tk. I have some widgets called .entry,stdin and .entry,stdout and I am using supertab for autocompletion. The comma is there because I am using a package called ...
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Source ~/.zshrc needed after OSX terminal restart

I have some zsh custom autocomplete set up in OSX for a custom command I have. These autocomplete functions are defined in ~/.zshrc. If I restart the OSX Terminal, I see that the autocomplete does not ...
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Emacs: Single column completion?

TLDR: Is it possible to make emacs use single-column completion? When using emac's completion mechanisms and there are multiple possibilities, then completions are displayed in a separate window, ...
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Disabling autocomplete in comment blocks in Sublime Text

I have autocomplete activated with "auto_complete_selector": "source", however when I'm writing long-form comment blocks the autocomplete suggestions are distracting (i.e. typing current attempts to ...
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Change Omnibox's default behavior to search

I love the autocompletion for Chrome's Omnibox, don't get me wrong. However, much of the time I just want to search for something. When I begin typing into the Omnibox and then press enter, I just ...
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Linux terminal emulator with terminal autocomplete? [closed]

I've moved from OSX back to Linux and am mostly happy. One of the main things I miss is iTerm2, especially its terminal based autocompletion feature (tmux integration would also be nice). I've looked ...
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how to prevent remove omnibox autocomplete entries, macos 10.8.4, chrome 28.0.1500.95

If I type the letter Y in the omnibox, the whole URL is autocompleted to: youtube.com/player_api pressing shift + delete does nothing, nor does fn + shift + delete. (I have a Mac Air 2011, it has a ...
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Sublime intellisense selects padding-bottom by default and not padding

Much as I love Sublime, something that annoys me is that I cannot figure out how to make it select "padding" or "margin" rather than "padding-bottom" or "margin-bottom" by default. Is there a way to ...
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How can I iterate through possible completions in gnu readline?

In a shell that implements GNU Readline, I can click the key to get a list of possible completions to what I started typing. For example: C:\>cd P<TAB> PerfLogs\ Program Files ...
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Making Awesome guess file endings from application name

In bash-completion when I tab to complete a filename and the application has a preferred file extension, bash will intelligently guess it. As an example evince test/te --*tab*--> evince ...
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How can I manage (delete) emails suggested via the autocomplete feature in Outlook 2011 for Mac?

I recently switched to using Mac with Outlook 2011 for Mac. For some reasons many of the email addresses the program suggests are wrong and the worths part is that they don't have the "X" next to them ...
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TextMate can't autocomplete jquery methods by pressing esc?

I'm using TextMate (mac), I was told that this app can autocomplete jQuery methods or functions by pressing the esc key. I have the script tag like this: <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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How stop zsh backspacing over trailing underscore in autocomplete filename?

I have several files in my test directory that all start with 'test_'. I frequently use autocomplete to specify one of these files to edit or run. When I press tab to autocomplete, zsh correctly fills ...
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Many commands are not found by zsh

If I tab autocomplete, most of the time I get errors: If I do vim [TAB] to look for the files in the folder, it just jumps to the next command line. If I try to execute rvm use 2.0.0 --default I get ...
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How do I get emacs to autoexpand from a list of known keywords?

On a Ubuntu installation I have both python-mode.el and the command in my .emacs file: (global-set-key [f2] 'hippie-expand) Thus keywords are highlighted and variables that I have defined already ...
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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 AltF2 as default shortcut). In Windows 7, I'd like to work ...