Filters, as used in computing, serve a similar function to those used in the physical world - they separate one type of item from a larger grouping of items.

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'Tag' column in a table in Excel, similar to Wordpress

I am really not a power user of Excel, so I hope my question would make sense. I need to use Excel as a "database programme" (even though I know there are other solutions actually built for that). ...
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Excel filter duplicate values in column A and filter out rows which have column C blank

Total n00b here. How to filter duplicate values in column A and filter out rows which have column C blank. I have 2200 rows in Col A (the first 1400 rows also have data in Col B & C, the next ...
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Is there an alternative to Outlook rules?

I have asked a number of questions around Outlook rules and no matter how small I make the names and how efficient I make the rules, I ultimately still hit the 32 limit at about 40 rules. Is there ...
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Filter rule for SMS / text messages in exchange active sync (SMS sync)

Exchange server 2010 introduces SMS Sync (via exchange active sync), which works fine with my android device and the Samsung email app. However, all text messages are synced to my exchange inbox, ...
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Single-line input to multiline output in Unix

How can I use a filter to display something like: echo "Hello there" | H e l l o t h e r e
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Output from rpm -qa, how to extract only the name of the package?

The output format from the command rpm -qa looks like the following: abrt-1.1.14-1.fc14.x86_64 abrt-addon-ccpp-1.1.14-1.fc14.x86_64 abrt-addon-kerneloops-1.1.14-1.fc14.x86_64 ...
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Why changing DNS won't bypass the internet censorship

Reddit is blocked by my ISP. :( I have tried changing my DNS Servers to 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4. Both in my computer (Windows) and my Router (TP-Link Router). Some say that it will bypass the internet ...
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How can I get Thunderbird to automatically move messages?

I have Thunderbird 15. I'd like to automatically move messages from one folder to another. My mail account is an IMAP account. My Blackberry is also connected to the account and when it sends mail, ...
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filter thunderbird email by attachment type

I'm getting malware sent to me as .zip attachments that are zipped up exe files. I want to setup message filters to catch them but I can't seem to find a way to do that. I tried setting up a customize ...
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How to migrate Outlook Express mail rules?

I have a home computer that only had a 15Gb C: drive, and ran out of space with all the Microsoft Updates, etc, that keep coming down. So I fitted a 160Gb drive as a C: drive and altered the drive ...
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Microsoft Outlook 2010: Is there a “Subject Equals” rule filter?

Our web application emails us errors that occur in production, each of which has a unique subject and not all of which apply to me. For the errors that don't apply to my part of the app, I like to ...
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How to filter the unreplied emails only in Outlook 2010?

I want to filter and view only the unreplied emails from me. So that, it would easier for me to ensure and reply all of them easily. Can you please suggest a way for this? Edited: Applied the ...
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How do I set up a Proxy server on my home router to enable content filtering

This is going to be a difficult question, and I really hope someone can help me out here. I have mentioned before, my son has a Nexus 4 and wants to use Google Now, I have k9 web protection enabled ...
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Is there a photoshop filter that limits colors, but better than posterize?

Here's an example of what I want to do. The idea is: the filter looks for areas of adjacent (or even non-adjacent) colors that are very similar (only a few color levels off from each other) and ...
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iFilter msg content not retrieved

I'm using Windows Server 2012 (64bit) and am investigating using iFilters as a means of extracting and indexing data from various file types. One of the file types is .msg (MS email). The iFilter is ...
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How to get Thunderbird to archive messages automatically

I want Thunderbird 3.1.1 to automatically move old messages to archive. The definition of "old" should vary by folder. E.g., messages in the "Meeting minutes" folder should get archived after 7 days, ...
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Automate the process of Setting Preferred Decoder as ffdshow For Windows 7

I want to automate the process of: First: installing ffdshow, Second:Then set all possible formats decoder to libavcodec in the ffdshow video decoder configuration and Third: finally set ffdshow ...
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How to use wildcards in message filters in Outlook 2010

I want to set up a filter who moves every email which includes following header X-Facebook : from zuckmail X-Facebook : XXXXfrom zuckmailXXXX X-Facebook : YYYYfrom zuckmailYYYY and so on. normally ...
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Best way to block websites with PowerDNS?

I'm working on a DNS filtering system for my household. I have a blacklist from MESD with a list of both IPs and domains, but am not sure how to block them with the blacklist. I thought about using ...
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Sorting and showing the most repeated row (value)

I have a sheet containing over 200k+ rows with values like this, 10.10.10.10 11.11.11.11 12.12.12.12 10.10.10.10 10.10.10.10 I want to be able to show the most repeated row at the top or extract it ...
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Why doesn't collapsing duplicate rows work for me?

I'm trying to filter out duplicate rows in my excel sheet By selecting column B and checking unique records only I expect this to collapse to a single row, but this isnt happening. What am i doing ...
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Thunderbird filters, make log pop up OR tab appear for added to mailbox?

I have several filters set up for incoming email, and yes I do know I can manually look at the Filter Log to see what was filtered. But I want something more automatic and more in-my-face. Either... ...
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Count the number of times a value/string is in a column when other columns are filtered

I am trying to count the number of times a value/string is in a column when other columns are filtered. Example: I want to be able to filter any column, A through V, and then count how many times a ...
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Adblock filter not working in Safari

I've added the following filter to Safari (7.0.3 OSX) to block web fonts: .woff| which, if I'm not mistaken, should block all the URLs that end with ".woff". However, this doesn't seem to be ...
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ffmpeg does not recognize any audio filters

I am trying to reduce noise from the audio files I extracted from videos. The objective is to recognize speech so I was trying to filter out the frequencies above 300 and below 3000hz. I tried to use ...
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Is it possible to automatically mark emails as read in Lotus Notes without using an agent?

I would like to automatically mark incoming E-Mails as read if they have a certain word in the subject line. Unfortunately I can't use an agent for that like suggested here: Lotus Notes Rules ...
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How to delete entire row when A1:A100000 columns are duplicated

I have to filter quite big data (102858 rows, 9 columns). The idea is that between these rows (URL addresses) are a lot of duplicates. A1:A102000 contains URL addresses with and without comments. For ...
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Claws Mail filter rule when `to` is the same as `from`

Is it possible to have a rule for filter that will test if to email is the same as from?
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Can't apply value filter to excel pivot table without affecting subtotals - Subtotal filtered items greyed out

I have a pivot table containing a list of assemblies and the costs of the parts, with the subtotals equating the total cost of the assembly. I want to filter out the parts of negligible cost (say ...
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How can I filter for unique values using the most recent Date in a specific column?

I have 10K rows of data, some with multiple rows per employee, I need to filter by unique values by using the employee ID# in 1st column, but filter using the most recent date in another column. I am ...
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Thunderbird message filter to delete certain recipients from received emails

I receive emails forwarded to me by an external exchange server. The server forwards mails for an old email address to a new email address. The way this is done leaves me with an email, that contains ...
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Simulate Photoshop-like filters within Flash/AS3

Artist specified multiple filters and their properties for text field within Photoshop. I (as a programmer) need to duplicate the visual appearance of text field exactly as it looks within Photoshop, ...
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Filter comma-delimited Excel column

I have an Excel sheet serving as a master spell list for a tabletop game. Each row (save for row 1) contains the data for a spell: Name, Target, Range, Duration, Function, Effect, Subject, Level, and ...
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Add background music at specific time period in mp3 files using ffmpeg?

I want to add background music after every 5 seconds in .mp3 file using ffmpeg. I have 2 audio files : input1.mp3 of 5 seconds and input2.mp3 of 4 minutes 04 seconds. I want to add input1.mp3 after ...
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Search email on Gmail where the attachment is not saved in GDrive

I am using the web-based Gmail and I have plenty of e-mails with attachments. Now I am trying to save them directly on my Google Drive (GDrive) using the Google biuilt-in feature, but I still have ...
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How to create drop down column OR filters

I have a worksheet (in Excel 2003) that has a number of cross-reference cells, for example: 1 Red|Green|Blue|Yellow|Any|Information 2 X | | | | |.... 3 X | | | | X ...
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Windows program for filtering available fonts (like Adobe Type Manager)

I'm looking for a program (for Windows 7/8.1) which would be able to filter installed fonts in Windows so when I use some other programs and I'm trying to choose of some installed fonts, I wouldn't ...
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Block HTTP Access

Is there a way on my Windows XP machine to blacklist certain HTTP URLS so that embedded web service calls won't trigger activity from my PC to those URLs?
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Excel Auto-filter Modifying Filtered Rows

When doing auto-filter, how to I ensure that changes will only affect the filtered rows? It seems to be a hit-miss thing. Ideally, when auto-filter is on and you do a Select All, all changes should ...
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How do I disable Magnifier's “smoothing” filter in Windows 7?

I would prefer to have a "nearest-neighbor" scale mode in the Magnifier (where each original pixels is rendered as a large square, not blurred between eachother). Is there an option to change that, ...
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Advanced filtering leaving on unique values and removing duplicates

On the spreadsheet there are two subsets of data that are separated by color based on where I pulled the information from. Within these subsets are duplicate entries. I do not want to simply remove ...
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Excel: cannot remove advanced filter

I added Data->Sort&Filter->Advanced filter to a cell that allows me to quickly choose a name from a range of names stored in another sheet some time ago. Now I would like to remove the advanced ...
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SMTP blocking a legit email, no way to contact yahoo or anyone about it?

Very frequently, I have trouble emailing from Yahoo to people with their own domain. For example, when I send an email from myname@yahoo.com to someoneelse@theirowndomain.com, I'm getting a bounce ...
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Scale (or center) watermark with ffmpeg to same resolution as output file

I want to have the watermark scaled to the same resolution as the output file. How do I do this? Alternatively, how do I center the watermark in the middle of the output instead? Here is what I have: ...
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Excel: filter a column by more than two values

I have a worksheet with a column, user_ID, that contains a large number of user IDs I'd like to filter it down to about a dozen IDs, but using Filter -> Custom Filter only allows me to filter by 2 ...
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Search Everything: Additional filter parameters?

In Search Everything, the famous Windows NTFS file search engine, in its last incarnation 1.3.3.658b we can create custom filters by defining a list of file extensions. My question is: Is it also ...
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Filter excel pivot table using date range

I am exporting an MS Project file into an Excel spreadsheet. I would like to be able to pivot my tasks by assignee, by task etc. I would like to be able to filter the tasks such that if the start ...
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In an IP filter, where does the IP I'm trying to block goes: source or destination?

I'm trying to block a certain site/ip-address (http://122.160.230.125:8080/vta/redirectedPage.do) from opening. I figure (?) that if I could put 122.160.230.125 in my router IP Filter settings I ...
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Using electrostatically charged air filters on computer fans? Will I just be blowing charged particles into my case?

I've searched long and hard to try to find a straight answer to this question, but there seems to only be information on how electrostatically charged air filters work (you know, the kind you put on ...
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Excel formula - querying a Range that results a Range

I have a Range in Excel (B3:C8) from which I want to filter out the English persons. In SQL this would be dead simple: SELECT Persons FROM [myTable] WHERE Nationality = 'English' How can I apply a ...