Documentation is a file or set of files that come with a program which detail the programs operation.

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Is there a website which explains the recent Windows updates?

When windows informs me that there are new updates, I open the Windows Update dialog box. The new updates are listed as code names like KBxxxxxxx. The right panel contains the same copy/pasted boring ...
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Website which aggregates browser change logs?

I'm looking for a website which displays a list of all the major browsers showing the change logs of the current version of each browser and also a history of one version back, two versions back etc. ...
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Permenant link to official Java documentation pages?

Does Oracle's official Java documentation pages such as http://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/util/concurrent/ConcurrentHashMap.html have permenant links? If so I'd like to use that instead ...
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The Vim documentation illustrates a “wrong way” to add comments to HTML. What's wrong with it?

The "syntax.txt" chapter in the official Vim documentation says: HTML comments are rather special (see an HTML reference document for the details), and the syntax coloring scheme will highlight all ...
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Utility to format text file into fixed width for Readme file

We have a number of plain text, MS word, and pdf documents that we want to be formatted in fixed width / fixed cols format in a plain text file, similar to many readmes found out in the wild. I have ...
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Documentation: server diary [closed]

I would like to log what was changed on server and share it with my colleagues who should be also able to add their changes. We should be able to add manually comments and we would like to store ...
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how do I alter the structure of a table in SugarCRM CE?

How do I add fields to the opportunities table so that they propagate? From within Studio > Opportunities > Fields I added fields. Pardon, I don't understand the next step to effect a change ...
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Install CentOS 6 (Red Hat 6) documentation locally

I vaguely remember there was an option to install the documentation available at https://access.redhat.com/site/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/. Things like "Deployment Guide", etc. I'm ...
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Documentation Management [closed]

We are writing documentation for several of our software applications. Those documentation documents share some common content fragments (eg corporate profile, etc.). I need to find some decent ...
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Free official documentation for cables and models? [closed]

I've been looking through the ISO and IEEE sites for official documentation on the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, TCP, and a range of cable standards (5/5e/6). However, other than on the ...
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Copy-paste multiple pages of programming codes to Microsoft Word

My problem: want to copy hundreds of lines of programming codes to a Microsoft Word 2010 document. (make some sort of documentation) I've tried the method described in this question, to copy and ...
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Auto generate documenttaion in eclipse for javascript

I have never used any documentation software or plugin. I am using Eclipse Kepler as code editor for js files. All files are plain JS files. Is there any plugin in eclipse where i click button and ...
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How to conveniently create and edit ASCII tables?

Are there any text editors which can read in a plain-text file containing an ASCII table and render the table wih convenient table-editing tools such as "add row," "auto-fit column width," "delete ...
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non-root man pages with Linux-Ubuntu

I'm working on a Linux-Ubuntu server as non-root user. I created a small application and because I'm not a privileged user I'm going to install it under $HOME/bin directory (this directory is in the ...
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Javascript API explorer / sandbox

Does anyone know of a simple API explorer that I can use to make a nice test page for my web service? I am aware of the following, and these are similar to what I want: ...
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cygwin git documentation

I just installed git using cygwin. I then tried using git help status but I received the error fatal: '/usr/share/doc/git-doc': not a documentation directory. And indeed, there is no folder git-doc in ...
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Free enterprise wiki solution with office inegration [closed]

I am looking for a free wiki solution for our employees (~50). It should be easy to use and the main use is documentation. It would be nice if it has a good wysiwyg editor or even better office ...
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Looking for something to write troubleshooting scripts

At the moment all our troubleshooting doc is written in Word. I'd like to make it a little user friendlier - first idea was just to write it in HTML with something like : <p>Is the server up? ...
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How to fix code examples in Python documentation?

I'm having a strange problem when trying to view the Python documentation. Basically, all code examples cut off the last line of text. The screenshot below illustrates what I mean. The text box isn't ...
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Documentation for source code of wget

I downloaded the source code of wget from http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/wget/ (file wget-1.14.tar.gz). Is there any place where I can read to understand the whole structure of the source code? I can't find ...
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Is the version of the linux kernel listed in the source some where?

If I'm looking at a version of the linux kernel source code, can I tell which version of the kernel it is? This is code that's currently not running on any platform (so I can't execute commands), ...
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Mac OS X Lion - Xcode components simulator location

When we downloaded Xcode 4.5.1, to test applications in older simulators we installed it from Settings->Downloads->Components Now there is Xcode 4.5.2 available. Again we need to download ...
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Karbon (KOffice) user manual

I'm looking for the Karbon user manual or Karbon tutorials. It seems there is absolutely no documentation whatsoever although Karbon is already pretty sophisticated.
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Getting started with Far Manager

I'm interested in learning Far Manager. Are there any walkthroughs or tutorials or feature tours out there? The F1 help system is good, but it's more of a reference than a beginners guide.
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What tool to create visual documentation for software devlelopper audience? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Application to help build diagrams I'm looking for some tool to help me present high level view of an application to the developers. I want to be able to generate a ...
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OpenSource web based documentation system

I have a set of HTML pages that document my (OpenSource) software which looks fine in any browser. Now I'd like to help the user searching through the documentation (full text search, some keyword ...
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Outline application with feature to toggle number of levels deep shown?

I was debating between superuser and personal productivity for this question, if there is a better site for this question please move it! I'm looking for an application for writing up outlines that ...
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Word 2007 textbox management

I am updating a user manual that was initially written by somebody else. I know that most manuals are not written in Word, but our office only uses Microsoft Office applications. I am doing fairly ...
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LVM2: Where is the volume backup file documented?

I need to know the units of the various numbers present in the LVM .../backup/vg_XXXX file - the one that contains the detailed lvm structure for a disk. Where can I find documentation (info, man ...
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Performance required to improve Windows Experience Index?

Is there a guide on the metrics required to obtain a certain Windows Experience Index? A Microsoft guy said in January 2009: On the matter of transparency, it is indeed our plan to disclose in ...
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Where can I find a complete list of Windows STOP error codes?

Its all in the title, really. I need a list of STOP (blue screen) error codes so that when I see one, I can look it up. You'd think this would be documented somewhere, but I'll be darned if I can find ...
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Where do I look for Linux kernel module documentation?

Where do I look for Linux kernel module documentation? For example, I've tried googling the module iwlagn, but I cannot find anything that tells me about available options. Where do I look?
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How can I create documentation like the Eclipse or Fedora documentation? [closed]

I need a CMS that creates documentation like Eclipse docs or Fedora docs. I need search options and good looking printing support. I don't want to hard code elements like current documentation ...
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Unable to view Xcode 4.2 help “index.html” is locked for editing

When viewing help documentation in Xcode 4.2 (iOS SDK 5) we get these error messages: "index.html" is locked for editing and you may not be able to save your changes. Do you want to unlock it? The ...
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MediaWiki like wiki, but with user management?

I really like the syntax of MediaWiki, and that it doesn't use a rich editor, but I would very much like if it had user management. As far as I can tell, the page is either locked or open for anyone ...
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Does a Linux handbook exist? [closed]

I want to learn about Linux. I saw FreeBSD have Handbook which is awesome, is there such a project for Linux? Currently im using OpenSuse. I looked at their docs, but found nothing similiar.
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After typing 'info bash', how do I exit the documentation?

I tried to use the terminal. I typed "help" and was happy to see a list of commands appear on the screen, among which "use 'info bash' to find out more about the shell in general". So I typed 'info ...
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Advice on platform for web-help? [closed]

We have a web-based software product that has a growing user-base of around 200+ people. We used to have our help sent out with the product as PDFs, and then last year we offer both the PDFs and also ...
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Is there documentation for the command line interface of the Marvell Disk Storage Utility?

The Marvell Disk Storage Utility (DSU), as required to enable and configure HybridDuo mode with a Highpoint Rocket Hybrid 1220, Asus P8P67DLX or Lycom PE-115H has a command line interface, but neither ...
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where do you find documentation for a Linux package without a man file?

Upgrading to F15 I've really taken a bite of the Linux apple. I'm customizing my desktop environment more than I did under F11. I've added encryption. And since my laptop is a several years old, its ...
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Mac OS X. Terminal not connecting to system [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mac OS X Terminal not logging in In short: Do I have any options other than restarting? Does anyone know a place with good documentation about the shell, specific to ...
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How can I show data types in a Visio database diagram

How can I display the column types in a Visio database diagram?
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Using Visio to document access databases?

I'm using Visio to create diagrams of a number of Access databases, using the Database->Reverse Engineer option. Do I have to create an ODBC connection for each access file, or is there a quicker way ...
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Is documentation available on files and directories in the Opera profile folder?

To optimize backups on Ubuntu, I need to know what files and directories can be skipped. Mozilla has a nice documentation of the Firefox profile folder. Is such a page available for Opera? The ...
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What kinds of Windows documentation for sysadmins are available? [closed]

I'm interested in structured, authoritative documentation for Windows (7, Vista and XP). No click-here click-there guides, but terse technical documentation which defines terms. What kinds thereof ...
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tortoise-hg export changeset between revisions

Is there a way to export the changelog from tortoise-hg between two revisions? I'm looking to get a list of all file changes along with the associated commit messages. I need this information to make ...
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Scrolling plan file

How do I create a scrolling plan file? I read about their existence here http://www.catb.org/jargon/html/P/plan-file.html, but it doesn't explain how to actually make them.
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How does one view the “inline docs” of a .cpp file?

I have cpp files peppered with comments such as the following before every function: /** * @brief Set the normal and expansion handshake timeouts. * * @param wm Array of wiimote_t ...
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Software to generate a sequence of instructions

I'm looking for a desktop software that could help me record a sequence of actions on my website to then semi-automatically generate documentation for my end users. The generated documentation could ...
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Numbering in next item of outer list gets confused by numbered inner list of previous item in same outer list

I am making a document and writing the body. I have many headings like: 1 Introduction (applied heading1 style) 2 Basics (applied heading1 style) 3 Experimentation (applied heading1 style) 1 setup ...