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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Autocomplete errors on internal exchange emails

We recently switched the company from a hosted exchange to our own Exschange 2016 server. When we moved everything over we would get bouncebacks on internal emails. I found the cause of this to be ...
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How to enable inline JavaScript autocomplete in Eclipse IDE with the Aptana extension

Background I have Eclipse IDE. 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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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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Restrict Outlook auto-complete to Global Address Book ONLY

I possibly know the outcome to this problem, but I've been asked to investigate anyway. I work in a law firm that has a lot of very sensitive information. Occasionally, an under-pressure-super-busy ...
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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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How to get bash-style autocompletion in zsh, (for git command)

I switched to zsh and find it better than bash, but I have a problem with oh-my-zsh's (hereafter "OMZ") autocomplete feature. When I type git chec, OMZ completes that to git check; in bash it gets ...
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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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bash autocomplete fails with wildcard

Using bash on this this system: Linux 3.16.0-4-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 3.16.7-ckt20-1+deb8u4 (2016-02-29) x86_64 GNU/Linux The sequence: cd /tmp touch test1.txt && touch test2.txt && ...
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Adding path delimiter on autocomplete in Windows cmd

In the Terminal on OSX, when you press Tab to autocomplete a directory name, a / delimiter gets added for you, so you can immediately type your next entry. Is there a way to have the same behavior ...
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XCode 7 autocomplete suggestions don't work properly and are very confusing

I have some static int const variables in a file a.h . I am including them in another file b.h like so: #include "a.h" The a.h looks something like this: static int const PIZZA = 0; static ...
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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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Autocomplete data not being set properly in dynamic row list

HTML: I have a table to generated dynamic row. This charge name input field is for Autocomplete, generated on AJAX. Ajax request is giving me charge name and charge id as JSON. <c:forEach ...
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Remove quick events apple calendar

I have a picky customer that uses Apple calendar in El Capitan to add events. When he clicks quick event and begins typing, it automatically suggests events based on the calendar's history. Is there ...
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How to disable automatic top level domain completion?

When I type "http://something" in the Firefox url bar and Firefox can't resolve I get automatically redirected to "http://www.something.com/". It even does this when I never visited something.com ...
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Get full list of Autocomplete entries?

How can I get a full list of saved auto-complete entries for a specific textbox name in google-chrome? Pressing the ↓ key with the textbox focused, gives me 6 random entries. Typing s gives me ...
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URL autocomplete no longer working in Chrome

The browser URL autocomplete has started behaving differently starting yesterday. I used to access my top urls by typing the first one or two letters of a URL then pressing enter. Now, I have to ...
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Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on {TAB} instead of {ENTER}?

Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on Tab instead of Enter? Currently, if want to type, say, frame, then Enter to begin a new line, instead the Enter will select the first ...
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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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PhraseExpress AutoSuggest doesn't pick up repeatedly typed words

I'm using PhraseExpress v11 and the AutoSuggest feature doesn't pick up repeatedly typed words automatically. I'm using it for more than 2 weeks and the AutoSuggest list picked up 10 words only. (an ...
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Multiple cursors do not auto complete in Atom Text Editor

I have been using Atom for a while now and found something interesting. When using multiple cursors auto completion does not work. I have tried parentheses, brackets, curly brackets, and quotation ...
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Command history in RStudio and .inputrc

I use these two lines in my .inputrc file so that instead of just browsing through the command history, the arrow keys make the shell to do a search/autocomplete (as discussed e.g. here on Ask ...
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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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“Navicat for PostgreSQL” gives error “80070003: PrectServer2 not connected” when attempting to autocomplete with materialized views

For some reason I get the error "gives error "80070003: PrectServer2 not connected" when Navicat tries to autocomplete. Take the following example select co.| from visualize.co_mention co When the ...
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How to autocomplete hyphenated directory name in OSX terminal?

I have this set of folders on 2 macbooks both running the latest version of El Capitan. foo-bar foo-bar2 On one system, hitting tab after cd f gives me cd foo-. On the other system, I get cd foo. ...
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Deleting selected autocomplete entries in Microsoft Edge

Some form fields on web pages and the Location Bar and the Search Bar have autocomplete drop down lists that appear with a list of previously-entered data. How can I delete selected entries in such ...
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Notepad++ inserts braces with commas, how to disable it?

Notepad++ has very annoying feature of inserting braces with commas for lines that contain interpunction and I'm unable to find out how to stop it. For example, If I type: hello, I don't want ...
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Outlook 2013 Autocomplete Function not working

The autocomplete function in Outlook (when you start typing and it auto fills the email addresses) just will not work on this one mailbox. I have tried everything I can imagine including: Creating a ...
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zsh autocomplete results from function

I've been searching and searching and unable to find a clear way to do this: Slightly contrived example to hide details: Say I want to autocomplete tmux session names with a command that will open ...
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Is there a Mac OS X terminal application which will autocomplete commands available within a program? [duplicate]

I apologize if this has been asked before, but I've done some searching and haven't been able to find anything. I have recently installed Fedora 23 and I've noticed the terminal application does ...
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Is there a zsh add-on or an iTerm addon that allows arbitrary string autocompletions?

I often find myself staring at a string that was printed in my terminal, I need to use it in a command, but don't want to move the mouse to copy/paste it. I'm wondering if zsh or iTerm support ...
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Bash not auto-completing filenames

I am on mac os and using default terminal, i.e. Bash. I am quite new to command line and simply trying things out. For now, I am simply trying to cd into a directory and play a mp3 file there. I cd'ed ...
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Can we specify number of search completion results in each group?

Using vimperator with following command set. set complete=Sl When I open a new page/tab, I will get 10 search engine suggestions and 10 history/bookmark link related to the keywords I typed. ...
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Is there a way to automatically close brackets, braces and parentheses in Chrome?

I'm looking for a way to have opened brackets, braces and parentheses automatically closed when typing in Chrome, exactly like how a code editor would. After googling I didn't see any extensions that ...
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How can I stop Firefox from autocompleting the wrong site in the location bar? [duplicate]

There are a few sites I have visited by mistake. These are not bookmarked, but despite repeated clearing of browser history, both from within Firefox, and using CCleaner, Firefox keeps suggesting ...
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outlook 2010 autocomplete disabled

Autocomplete for e-mail addresses is not working in my Outlook 2010. The Microsoft help for turning on autocomplete does not include the scenario where it's disabled. I've tried toggling the other ...
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Bash autocomplete behaviour in Debian 8

On a new install of Debian 8 (Jessie) I have found that the autocompletion in bash, using the tab key, has changed. The test I did was: Open a terminal (in my case Konsole). Above the prompt it ...
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Edit address bar autocomplete behaviour in Google Chrome

I'm finding the autocomplete behaviour a bit annoying for websites that have similar urls. My normal way of going to a website which I use often is to type in the first character and press enter. So ...
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strange behaviour with return/enter key in Brackets

I'm learning web development, but Adobe Brackets' enter key behaviour is a little strange in my opinion. What happens is this: I type <html like so: then once I add the remaining >, it ...
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Excel autocomplete/ suggestion list. Not a drop down

I am using Excel to record various data and some rows have more cells than others. How can I make a list of words for Excel to use to autocomplete when I am entering data manually. I don't need a ...
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How to list available executables in tcsh?

I want to be able to list all executables starting with "prefix" available in path (whether they are scripts, shell functions or aliases), and store the list in a variable. In bash, I would be able to ...
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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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How to use Google autocomplete in the search bar of Firefox?

I want use Google autocomplete in the search bar (not search box) of Firefox, like in Google Chrome.
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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 I must type my login name and password every time. I didn't find how to ...
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How to create menu for environment variable names and values starting with $zv?

Wow! I've been browsing similar questions for 2h+ here! I'm sure I just want a quite simple thing. In a bash session with many functions we have dozens of directories to visit. Their names are all ...
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Vim: use tab key for autocompletion with Autocomplpop plugin

I'm using basic autocompletion in Vim along with the Autocomplpop plugin, which automatically shows available completions when I start typing. Once I've typed enough to narrow down the list to the ...
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Autocomplete+ php provider remove built-in results

I'm currently giving Atom another try, but I can't get it's autocompletion engine to work correctly. I'll take PHP code as an example. I would like to get two things with autocompletion: local ...
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Medium Sized List of English Words

I'm attempting to write a program with a spell check/auto-complete feature. For this I need a decent sized list of the most common English words. The problem I've ran into is that there is a great ...
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How do I get Chrome/Chromium to remember username and password for Namecheap?

I've tried some extensions like "Autocomplete on" and "Remember Password", but nothing seems to on just this particular site. All other sites seem to be working fine without extensions. Is there a ...
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Firefox loses ability to autocomplete in the address bar after a certain amount of usage

This issue has been present for a long time for me across many versions of Firefox. I'm not able to reproduce it on demand so it's hard to file a bug report. It usually occurs after about a day's ...
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Enable autocomplete in an sqlite3 interactive shell

I am using sqlite3 on a machine where I can use tab completion (ie .read abc will autocomplete to .read abcdefghij.db. I would like to know how to enable this on my personal machine. Both machines ...