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 enable inline javascript autocomplete in eclipse with aptana extension

Background I have Eclipse. I have installed the Aptana studio plugin for Eclipse. I am editing an HTML file. JavaScript auto-complete / content assist only works half of the time: Eclipse won't ...
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Zsh autocomplete function with sed

I'm struggling to write an ZSH autocomplete function. My goal is to autocomplete ta's and tk's first argument with the projects listed in tmux list-sessions and tmuxinator list. Here's what I have so ...
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How to see more autocompleted search queries?

I was just playing with entering "how do I make " and "how to create " (yes, with a space) so that Google would show me popular search queries beginning with that text. It's pretty interesting to ...
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Notepad++ autocomplete HTML comment tag

I've recently enabled N++ autocomplete feature to close HTML/XML tags for me. My problem is with the HTML comment tags: it tries to auto-close them! I type: <!-- comment --> And it ...
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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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vim autocomplete search from middle of word

Are there any plugins that provide 'middle of word' autocomplete in Edit mode? Currently CTRL-N and CTRL-P will only work if you type the start of the word. I would like to: type: if (cool and ...
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How to setup VIM for php development?

I have been trying a lot (but not smartly) to figure out setting up VIM, ctags, omnicomple for PHP development. On Googling I found this file. But have no clue how to use it. What have I done until ...
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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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Google chrome disable url suggestions from history

I was searching for a solution which will help me to disable URL auto suggestion (from history) while I type url on adressbar. But I haven't found anything about this solution. I tryied to uncheck Use ...
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Vim completion - always suppress the newline after I select a suggestion with the Enter key

Sometimes, after I select a suggestion (from the completion pop-up that appears when pressing Ctrl-N) using the Enter key, Vim will insert a newline and the cursor will be moved to the following line. ...
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Calculating Dates Backwards in Excel

I am trying to calculate 6 Fridays before a certain date, as well as 4 Fridays before a certain date, in order to establish deadlines for several departmental responsibilities. I would like the dates ...
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Removing logon name from autofill list?

Since a friend of mine used my computer to logon to her Gmail account, I am no longer logged on automatically like before, so must type my login name + password every time. I didn't find how to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to make Excel 2010 auto-fill new row with formulas?

I can swear that I have seen behaviours where Excel automatically fills in a new, inserted row with the same formula as on the row above. I know this can be done with some VBScript, but if possible ...
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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 to remove remembered autocomplete items in Firefox and Chrome?

I love the way the browser remember the text I entered into a form field - especially when I'm a developer. It saves lots of my typing time. Though, sometimes there are unwanted remembered items and ...
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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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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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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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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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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 can I disable Chrome's address bar search autocomplete?

Chrome's autcomplete for searches is often very annoying and intrusive because it is op-out. It autocompletes by default and you have to push backspace to dismiss it. Google search suggestions are ...
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oh-my-zsh history completion

I have recently switched to zsh, using robbyrussell's oh-my-zsh. Before that i used bash with a lot of custom stuff and i am only missing one thing because zsh is trying to be 'too smart': If i type ...
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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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Vim plugin clang_completion: jump to the next function parameter?

When clang_complete completes the function parameters, is there any keyboard shortcut to jump from one to the next? For example, #include <stdio.h> int main(void) { ...
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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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How can I use Tab-Completion in PuTTY connecting to a Ubuntu Server?

I use PuTTY to connect to an Ubuntu Server (VPS). I would like to use Tab-Completion when I'm working with the command line on Ubuntu Server... How can I configure it?
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How to expand * on Bash command line

I understand that if you type ls * it is actually expanded to ls a b c when the current directly has files a, b and c. I was wondering if there is a way to expand this before I hit enter. Similar to ...
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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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&nbsp; added in class name on Mac

At the beginning, I believed it was a simple problem of CSS and Sublime Text 2 and posted on stackoverflow. But it seems to be a biggest issue in relation with the OS. On every website with ...
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Why are all my Outlook autocomplete email addresses suddenly missing?

I have exported all the data (emails, calendar, contacts etc.) from one Outlook PST file into a new PST file, and am now using this new file instead. Everything is working well, except now my ...
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How to override a website blocking autocomplete on forms (Google Chrome)?

Is there currently a way in Chrome to stop websites from blocking autocompletion of forms? I'm open to any suggestions my skills would cover, so if there is no addon which does the job, I'll have a ...
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Unix (Debian) autocomplete paths thru symlinks

By default, directory symlinks on unix systems are treated as files as far as the autocomplete feature goes. For example, having a directory symlink at /srv/link/, typing /srv/liTAB does only complete ...
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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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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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Auto place brackets after methods in Visual Studio 2012

Is there any way to make VS place round brackets after a function/method and position the cursor between them?
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Does a fuzzy matching mode exist for the zsh shell?

I've recently fallen in love with efficient text completion systems. One of my favourite kinds of completion is so-called fuzzy completion. This is a mode where the program will complete the user's ...
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Autocomplete only on demand in OpenOffice Calc

In Open-/Libreoffice Calc, it is possible to enable the auto-completion of cells. That means the cell is filled e.g. with a string that starts with the characters already typed. This may give unwanted ...
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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?