A dialog or dialog box is a type of window in a graphical user interface which prompts for user interaction.

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View Resources from an executable or library

How can I view resources from a win32 executable, or a Dynamic link library. all of the resource viewers I have tried display the buttons and other dialogs as windows classic style, athough the ...
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How to create better Intellij (Web/PhpStorm) precommit messages

I was wondering about how to create better, readable message dialogs in Web/PhpStorm when I run a precommit job with output. E.g.: In my case there is a linting job with is started before each commit ...
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Apps in Windows 10 64 bit don't display the standard “Open File” or “Save File” dialogs

This is a problem that started this morning without explanation -- i.e. a Windows Update, installation of new software -- on Windows 10 64-bit this morning. Any application, 32-bit or 64-bit ...
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How do you see hidden files and folders in the open file dialog in Windows 10?

I have explorer set to view hidden files and that works fine. However, I just noticed when trying to open my hosts file that the 'etc' folder is hidden and therefore doesn't show up in the open file ...
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Excel Chart Series: column has data, but dialog box shows zeros

Excel 2013. My machine is a 64-bit running Windows 7. I have an .xslm file with a chart. The chart is created from a few columns of data. The data in the columns is populated by reading data from a ...
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Folder is invisible except in Oomph dialog

I'm installing Eclipse on Windows 7 and I opened the "choose a location" dialog inside the automated Oomph installer. From there it gave me the typical little Windows directory dialog to pick the ...
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SPSS dialog not appearing

Sometimes, I notice that when I click a menu item or select from the most-recently-used dialog list in the toolbar, I expect a dialog box (e.g. Frequencies) to appear but it does not. The application ...
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Windows Explorer Dialog broken

I have had this for the past month and I have had this problem: Visual Studio gives error while i try to open project folders directly via dropdown, and when any/every application uses explorer to ...
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AutoHotKey – ellegant way of waiting until a system dialog box becomes able to accept keystrokes?

Standard system Print dialog or Save dialog is swallowing keys sent immediately after opening. Is there a way how to send keys successfully as soon as possible? Details: Let's have some simple use ...
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Enabling pause button in windows 7 copy dialog

Today, while sniffing around with Spy++, I found a hidden pause button in windows 7 copy dialog box. Is there any way to enable it like a registry tweak or something?
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Having trouble passing double quotes to dialog

I'm working on a script for automating audio recording, using the 'dialog' command to create an interactive menu to appropriately name channels. I've got a list of the channel names in an array. I ...
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Send click event to dialog shown through display dialog command in OS X Terminal

I have an sh script that displays a dialog; this dialog can be closed by the user but I am looking at a gracious way to close it, from within another similar script, run at a particular moment, if ...
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Is there any way to disable WordPad's Text-Only format save warning?

Is there any way to disable the following warning from [Microsoft] WordPad? . Yes, I know I'm saving this document as a text-only .txt file. I've already said Yes to this dialog 25 times since ...
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Changing default file open dialog setting “files of type'' behaviour to ”all files"

In MS Word in Windows XP if we click ‘open’ it will open and show files. There will be some default setting for Files of type. I want to change it to All files, such that every time I click ‘open’ ...
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Unwanted dialog when connecting smartphone with Bluetooth in windows 7

When I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Windows 7 notebook, the following window appears: How can I get rid of this?
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change dialog position and spotlight OS X

I'm using a mbp(late 11) a Dual head 2 go and 2 screens. Whenever a dialogbox opens, OS X will open it in the centre of my 2 screens. Which is annoying because there is a bevel in the middle of the ...
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Sourcetree interactive rebase giving a commit prompt instead of selecting commits

There is this nice feature in Sourcetree about the interactive rebase https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SF3IO_m9jdY Probably things changed in Sourcetree 2.0.x When doing the same thing, I'm always ...
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Resize open file dialog Internet Explorer

I'm a little bit stuck here. I'm trying to get the common dialog that appears when you open/save a file in Internet Explorer fullscreen and be persistent. If i open the dialog, resize it, close it and ...
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How can I see bottom of dialogue box that is offscreen?

I've been searching for a way to get to the bottom portion of a dialogue box that spills below the edge of the screen. It's important that I get to it because it's where the save, default, cancel ...
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Icons are not displaying properly in Open and Save dialogs

My Open and Save dialogs are not showing icons. I am using Windows Server 2008 R2. I have tried resetting the icon cache and restarting Explorer, but nothing works. How can I fix this?
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Disable 'Windows Security' Dialog

In Windows XP can I disable the 'Windows 'Security Dialog box using regedit? Heres what it looks like: Regards, Snipe
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How to get status code of program piped to linux dialog command

I am trying to use Linux dialog to prepare simple installer for Ubuntu. The actual command is: dpkg -i package.deb 2>&1 | dialog --programbox "Installing..." 10 100 I want dialog to ...
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Disable Restart dialog after device identify

Sorry for my bad English I have an internet cafe and have a different keyboard mouse.. My all PCs deepfreeze protection but if my customers replace USB slot keyboard or mouse or webcam then Windows ...
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Interactive menu (autocomplete) in bash with dialog(1)

So we can use dialog --menu ... to make a menu. And we can quick select the option by first letter of the tag. I want dialog to register keystrokes and perform the autocomplete. E.g. we have 3 ...
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Browsers' Save Image unbearably slow in Windows 7

Starting a few days ago, every time I try to save an image using Firefox or Chrome it takes forever for the dialog to open. According to this info the problem is related to "jump lists", and by ...
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How do I enter a filepath to save a new file to using the OS X “save file” dialog?

I found this annoying bug in OS X. Steps to reproduce: Open any GUI text editor. Create a new buffer. Cmd+Shift+S to bring up the "Save file" dialog. Start typing the filepath to save to. Anything ...
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How to view two dialog boxes on the linux console, running on the same time?

I want to view on the Linux console two dialog windows on the same time. I want a window that views the progress BAR, and the a second tailbox that view the logs are running. The problem is that the ...
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Timer running under bash script in dialog window

The following bash script is an example on how to use the dialog command. This script runs a progress bar (and displays the process upgrade). What is missing in the dialog is a time clock - that ...
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Is it possible to run a dialog/whiptail script in one TTY from another?

The origin of this question, for me, is being able to run a whiptail command in a %pre script from a kickstart file when installing a custom distribution based on Centos. However, the behaviour ...
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Chrome print dialogue often doesn't appear, when printing label+receipt combo on Fedex.com ship manager

When I print shipping labels on FedEx's website, using the site's purple "Print" button, I have the option to check a box for a receipt too. I always check this box. When it works properly, the label ...
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How do I remove the warning before deleting a shortcut?

How do I remove the warning before deleting a shortcut in Windows? Every time I want to delete a shortcut it warns me that I'm not actually deleting the program, just a shortcut.