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Still cannot easily edit comments excel 2010

I have a very large workbook that has numerous comments. As I add some lines and or columns, and delete others, then sort the 3000 lines, the comments do not move properly. Sometimes the comments are ...
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How can I add a comment in the script in Automator in OS X?

How can I add a comment in the script in Automator in OS X? I've tried many variants but they don't work.
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LibreOffice (Calc) | Search & Replace | unable to look for 'comments'

CTRL+F enables the SearchBar (quick search) CTRL+H brings up Find & Replace dialog (more options) I'm unable to find a way to look for comments that are within with a cell (with ability to ...
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How to accept a deletion but keep the comment on it in Microsoft Word

If I have a tracked deletion and there is a comment on it, accepting the deletion will remove the comment as well. The above action results in: Is there any way to accept the deletion while ...
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Foxit PhantomPDF: Search for next comment?

Does a method exist in Foxit Reader which allows the user to search forward or backward to the next page which has comments posted? I'm referring to the yellow popup bubbles.
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Remove the hyperlinks in MS-WORD file comments and change the author name of comments

I have a MS-WORD file that contains many review comments. The text of comment are hyperlinked. Is there any automated way to remove the links and only keep the text of comments. Also, How can I ...
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Notepad++: Automatic “comment line (*)” on newline

is there a way to make notepad++ behave like eclipse with multi-line comments? It would be great if notepad automatically inserts " * " every time I make a new line in a /* */ comment-section. To be ...
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Why can't I paste into youtube comments on firefox

I don't know when this happened, but today I noticed that I cannot paste text into youtube comments on firefox 40.0.3. It still works just fine on Chrome. I tried to use an addon to copy plain text ...
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How can I restructure this line of bash code so that I can comment on each instruction?

I have a line of bash: SAMPLES=$(for f in `find $IN -iname *fastq.gz `; do basename $f | cut -c 1-4; done | sort | uniq) which I am attempting to break up into multiple line for the purpose of ...
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How can I leave sticky-notes on a PDF form?

I'm filling out a PDF form, which is handier than paper mostly, but when I want to leave a note for myself or my wife to revisit a field or check something, I find that all commenting tools are ...
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Geany comment block format

I'm trying to figure out where the comment block style is defined in Geany for C files. By this I mean when I select a block of text and hit ctrl-e, each line in the block of text is pre-pended (at ...
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Show Markup column only in selected pages

I have a .doc document which has comments and the markup column (call it A), and I want to insert it in a bigger document (B), which is the plain format master document. When I insert A to B, B takes ...
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How can I properly interpret M4's $# variable without starting comment syntax in emacs?

I have the following M4 macro definition: define(`printlist',`$1`'ifelse(`$#',1,,`printlist(shift($@))')') # does begin a comment in M4 syntax, but only when it isn't preceded by a $: $# is the ...
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How can I turn off the timestamp in a Word document comment?

In Word 2013, why do I get a phrase with advancing time after my initials when I insert a comment? How do I turn it off? My initials on the comment are correct. But, there seems to be an internal ...
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Can I adding files and import comment to archive by a command line

I use below commend to add the file to the archiver and add data recovery recorder on linux os rar a -m0 -hp"$password" -v1073741824b -rr3 -ep1 test1.rar test If I want to add the comment from the ...
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Is is possible to insert comments into a long command with escaped newlines?

I have a long command line, longer than but similar to the example below. I would like to add comments to individual argument in the sense of what is shown here: ssh -N \ -R :10000:10.0.0.1:80 \ ...
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Is it possible to add a comment to a .swf file?

I would like a way to add comments to a .swf file without it affecting the code and how the file runs.The reason I need a comment is to prove that this .swf file is owned by me before I give it to ...
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Disable an #include instruction in sudoers

Can a sudoers #include instruction be disabled with an additional # character? Or rather just delete the leading # character? (I wish I would understand what the sudo developers had on their mind ...
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Fastest way to comment out multiple lines in Notepad++

In Eclipse it is possible to comment out multiple lines by selecting them and executing CTRL + /: // helloworld Is this possible in Notepad++ as well instead of typing // in front of an individual ...
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Notepad++ Search/Replace Comments { inside } Curly Brackets

is there a way in Notepad++ (whether by Regex or some other way) to replace/remove comments within curly brackets? { some comments { nested comments } need to be deleted } I want to remove the ...
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Notepad++: Insert comment-sections of same length via Macro/Shortcut?

I'm often using comments (using =====) to divide sections within my files in the same way which look always the same, e.g.: #===========================================# #============== IMPORT STUFF ...
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Shortcut comment next to tags in BBedit

In Sublime Text 2 I can create a comment next to a tag by using shortcut alt+cmd+/ which results in something like this: <a href=""></a><!-- --> How can I shortcut comments next ...
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Disqus authentication doesn't work in Chrome

Disqus authentication doesn't work in Chrome on all sites. It doesn't work for all auth methods and on different computers.
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How to create comment to email message with Outlook 2013?

Simply something like mouse right click on email >> add comment/notes I don't see such option :/ I know I can add flags and categories to email, but there are no option to add comment text.
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How to beautify comments in Notepad++?

I'm looking for a way (a plugin, or a macro) to style my comments for readability. For example, I want function names at the closing parantheses like : function f() { bla=bla; longcode=longcode; ...
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Youtube Comments on Firefox with Noscript and ABP

All videos display a "Comments currently unavailable" message with the comments frame collapsed. Temporarily allowing Noscript on the entire page doesn't fix it. Disabling ABP on the entire page ...
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How to export comments from a PDF file?

My supervisor usually requests me to deliver some kind of written reports. I write them in LaTeX, deliver them as PDF, and get them back with lots of comments. She uses Acrobat Professional to create ...
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vim - how to treat three quotations in a row as a comment rather than a string

I use python and in python, three quotation marks in a row """ or ''' signify a block-comment, and a normal comment is just a hashtag. (#) I want comments to be colored grey and strings to be ...
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Cannot make YouTube comments in Firefox

So, whenever I click on a button on YouTube to reply to a comment, this happens: I used to be able to click the Reply button a second time and it would open for me (still didn't look right), but ...
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Vim: auto-comment in new line

Vim automatically inserts a comment when I start a new line from a commented out line, because I have set formatoptions=tcroql. For example (cursor is *): // this is a comment* and after hitting ...
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dreamweaver “single quote comments”

I am using Dreamweaver CC. I see that in the coding toolbar on the right of the open document window there is a button which when hovered displays the text "Apply Comment". When I click on it I can ...
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Add Descriptions or Comments to .PDF Files (Windows)

I was wondering if there was a way to add descriptions/ comments to files e.g. PDFs. I have a lot of PDFs and often I forget where the file came from, why it's a good reference, what reading list it's ...
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MSWord: Comment balloons word multiple color for same author

I'd like to know if it's possible to create for example 10 notes, and color 2 of them blue, 3 yellow and 5 green in Microsoft Word. It's red for me now, and I would like to have different colors for ...
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Crontab comments on same line as job seem to cause issues

Can you put a comment on the same line as a cron job? Example: * 19 * * * lnxuser rm /home/lnxusr/edi/logs/mcfg204_`date -d -8days +\%Y\%m\%d`.log #THIS IS TO WIPE A 204 LOG THAT IS OLDER THAN A ...
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Can I print cell contents with cell comments at end of worksheet?

How do I print the contents of a commented cell along with the cell comments at the end of a worksheet? I know how to print the comments at the end, but is it possible to add in the cell contents? ...
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Commenting scripts with Google verification [closed]

On some pages of my site I want to have user's comments. Users will not be required to login, but they should not be able to comment if they are not logged in a valid gmail account. Could someone help ...
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How to protect comments in Microsoft Word

I have inserted personal comments into a Word document, which I am distributing to other authors. How do I send them the file without them being able to see my comments? I can "hide" comments by going ...
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Commenting Highlighted code in Netbeans

Using the latest version of Netbeans and trying to use the toggle comment button to comment out only the highlighted text, but netbeans ends up commenting out the entire line of CSS code. Is there ...
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How to enter C-style comments in cc-mode?

I'd prefer to use C-style comments in C++ sources: class Dog { string name; /* The dog's name */ ... void bark(); /* Print messages in Dog's ...
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Can I create comments inside djvu files?

I sometimes use pdfxchange for windows when I want to study pdf files, as I am able to comment, draw stuff, highlight, etc. Is there any software that could do that (for either Windows or Linux) for ...
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Can HTML/PHP/Javascript code be commented in a single click/keycombination?

The question it's clear enough. I want to be able to select certain code and with a key combination or menu element be able to comment it in Aptana Studio 3. Yes, I can add the tags myself but I'd ...
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Is it possible to automate comments for classes, methods, constructors, etc.. in Eclipse?

Say if I create a new class in Eclipse called "MyClass", the code will be generated as follows: public class MyClass { } By personal convention, I always end the last bracket with a comment such ...
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Auto comment matching braces in emacs

I am trying to find an emacs command that will auto comment the code similar to this: Before command if(condition){ do ... } After command if(condition){ do ... } //Matches ...
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How to write a fixed comment in an emacs buffer, respecting the mode?

I want to write a little function to enter a fixed comment string such as the following on a new line, respecting the mode, e.g. in elisp I would like it to write ;; this is a comment on the next ...
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Comments grey in OpenOffice

I want to read comments in documents someone else edited with Word and saved as rtf Everything shows except comments. The Comments option in my OpenOffice View menu is grey and so is the Comments ...
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autosize excel 2010 comment box when add a lot of text

I'm finding some way to make Excel comment box auto-size when I add a lot of text into it. Some tries with Google and I've got this from Ozgrid but it doesn't work on my Excel 2010. Please help me ...
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Exel 2007-2010 - auto-insert date when add new or edit comment

I see that when I add new a comment to a cell, Excel auto insert my username into it. So I wonder whether or not we can configure the way Excel add header to my comment. Actually, I need Excel to ...
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Activate comments in PDF

I am generating PDF files with pdflatex and I would like my PDF to allow comments/annotations (without having to use Acrobat Professional to write the comments). pdflatex cannot enable comments in PDF ...
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App for Managing Comments on Blogs [closed]

I comment on a number of blogs and I'm wondering if there is any utility or software out there that allows you to manage things like this? For example, many times I will stumble upon a blog and leave ...
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Recommend a diff tool to show and explain some changes in a document [closed]

Now I'm in process of contract negotiation with a private company. They sending me the contract, I'm making some changes and then sending back to them for verification. Now they asking me to explain ...