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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Ctrl+space autocompletion for TernJS (ST3)

I have a problem getting Ctrl+space autocompletion working per TernJS description (Sublime Text 3). Autocompletion as such seems to work, because if I define bbb variable as string per below, type .t,...
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Stop zsh incorporating /etc/hosts in autocomplete

I added loads of entries to my /etc/hosts file to aid in adblocking and tracking on the internet (a list I got from github https://github.com/StevenBlack/hosts). However, zsh now incorporates all the ...
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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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help on vimperator tabcompletion

I am a vim user. I installed the vimperator add on for firefox recently. I love it. But I am stuck up with the autocomplete of urls. How do i walk through (or choose) from the list of autocomplete ...
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Mobile-like Autocomplete for Chrome

One area I feel mobile keyboards excel over their physical counterparts is the ability to autocomplete, autocorrect, and offer word predictions. Yet it feels like something similar should 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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zsh cd tab completion matching

I'm trying out zsh and there's a tab-completion behavior that I'm finding annoying: It seems that if I type cd str and hit TAB, it will auto complete with *str*. For example, cd pl TAB results in an ...
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Autocompletion for custom PHP classes in Sublime Text 2/3

How can I get autocomplete in Sublime Text 2 (or 3) to work with built-in and custom PHP functions, methods and classes? In Atom I've got it working with built-in functions, like this: In Sublime ...
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Are there any autocompletion plugins for vim?

Is there an autocompletion plugin for vim? What are my options here? At the moment I'm using AutoComplPop, but it has bad integration with snipMate that I use and dead slow on Ruby files (even < ...
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Can I add a set of words to the Vim autocomplete vocabulary?

In Vim, I'm aware of using CTRL-n and CTRL-p to autocomplete words found in the document. This is great for promoting the use of descriptive method and variable names. I would like to add a set of ...
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Disable autocomplete hints on iTerm2

I would like to disable the autocomplete history things that come up on the iTerm, as shown in the picture below: I would like to get rid of the blue hint that comes up when I start typing a ...
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Run command on tab completion in zsh

I'm trying to set up a zsh function that will take me back to the top level git directory with an optional argument to move relative to that directory. I've currently got this which works: alias ...
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Disable autocomplete in LibreOffice Calc

Autocomplete can be nice, but for me it's usually not what I want in LibreOffice Calc. Is there a way to disable it?
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How to change priority of Chrome's URL autocomplete [duplicate]

Let's say I frequently visit www.mydomain.co.uk Chrome quite rightly suggests this URL when I begin to type "myd" Now, I am very often going to www.mydomain.co.uk/directory - Chrome presumably has ...
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Bash 4.2 doesn't complete directory names

I have a problem with bash completion after a system upgrade. $ mkdir abcde $ cd abc[TAB] does nothing, while in the older bash versions it would expand to $ cd abcde. Some older forum on ...
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Vim: unexpected behavior of c-n in insert mode

When I press Ctrln in insert mode to insert the next matching word, my cursor jumps to the next blank line instead. This happens only to a .markdown file as far as I can tell. I didn't map c-n to ...
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Bash completion: filter out backup (~) files

I would like bash to filter out backup files, with a name ending in ~ (tilde), when auto-completing filenames. I have written a script to set this when using vim (I have very little experience with ...
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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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Webstorm 2016.1 Autocomplete without Ctrl + Space not working

I am not sure if this was a change in one of the recent updates but I no longer get autocompletion suggestions as I type things like css selectors in a .css file or js function completion when typing ...
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Notepad++ auto complete HTML end tags after </ (like Dreamweaver does)

In Dreamweaver typing </ will automatically close the last open tag, so you don't have to type it all out, and it helps if you aren't sure if you closed one or not. Is there a plugin that dose this ...
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excel, auto sorting/deleting columns that are far apart

I have a long list of people with specific criteria, and i need either a macro, or a function in the background that every month when i update this list (delete old and coy paste info in thats new) ...
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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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Vim: How to create autocomplete/chooser from entries in buffer?

Found out today that if you press Ctrl-Opt-Cmd-V in Textmate, it produces a cute little "chooser" dialogue in-place that allows you to page through your recent clipboard entries. It looks very similar ...
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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 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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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 I'...
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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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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 auto-...
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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 Ubuntu):...
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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 braces....
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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 auto-...
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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 ...