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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Where does Thunderbird store 'right-click' filters?

Context: Thunderbird 26 beta, Windows 7 One of the nice things about Thunderbird (and for me, one of the most intensely irritating) is the ability to create filters by right-clicking the sender's ...
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Parsing two input files and comparing line existence

I need to take two text files and check to see if a line that exists in File A doesn't exist anywhere in File B. Each line in File A that does not exist in File B should be copied to an output log. ...
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Excel Combo box to filter a table column

I have a table that I want to filter a column of 'team names' (D10 is the column header) using a combo box (which has a list of the 10 team names from another sheet). So, when I select a different ...
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How to delete days with no data?

I have the flow data for 49 years for 15 min interval. I've used pivot table to get the daily average value of flow. After copy-pasting from pivot table and using filter to remove the blank flow ...
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How to live-preview lines filtered with a stack of filters?

I would like to have a live preview of a filtered plain text lines. It is important that multiple filters need to be applied either exclusively or inclusively (similar to the filters in process ...
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Why can't my Outlook 2007 rule be server-side when using 'Mark as Read Only" rule

Using Outlook 2007 with an Exchange Server. I am trying to setup a server-side rule, but if I decide to mark the message read-only, Outlook forces the rule to be client-side. I'd like my rules to be ...
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Excel tables: Tag collumn in table

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 sollutions actually built for that). ...
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Delete file if silence detect?

I'm using this filter "-af silencedetect=n=-30dB:d=2" in FFmpeg, and I'd like to know if is there a option or argument if was detected silence in audio don't generate it, if someone know how or know ...
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How can I filter data based on items in a list?

How can I filter entries containing any specific word in a list of words? For example, I have a list of road names in Singapore. Amoy Street, Singapore Ann Siang Hill Anson Road Arab Street Armenian ...
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How to apply automatic message filters to subfolders, too?

Thunderbird's message filters (Tools → Message Filters…) seem to only fire on Inbox automatically. If you want to filter on subfolders, you'd have to start this filter manually (Tools → Run Filters on ...
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How to filter an array of words in Microsoft Excel? [duplicate]

How do I filter an array of words in Microsoft Excel? For example, I have a big list of road names in Singapore and I wish to filter all entries in the Excel containing any road name in the list. How ...
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Microsoft Excel Filter function

Hi I need help with the Excel filter function. I need to filter entries containing short forms of words (for example "Rd" for "Road"), however the filter function for containing "Rd" would return me ...
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How can I remove certain parts of a word document?

I have a word document filled with Physics equations and annotations. I want another word document to be a copy of the first document but with the annotations removed. I have all the annotations in ...
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How to deinterlace at double frame rate with ffmpeg + yadif? 50i -> 50p

I'm trying to figure out how to use yadif / yadif-2x with ffmpeg to convert 50i source material into 50p output that preserves the motion of all fifty fields per second. Right now, I am using the ...
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Filter/Redirect http requests based on URL in Ad-Hoc connexion

My computer (Windows7) is connected to internet via Ethernet, and I shared this internet connexion via WIFI (Ad-Hoc). Is it possible to filter/block/redirect URLs for specific MAC/IP adresses, for ...
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How can I filter meeting requests and other calendar items in Outlook 2011 with a local client-side rule?

A server-side rule has "[Kind] is [Meeting Request]" as an available type of rule filter, but client-side rules do not have the [Kind] filter at all. Is there an email header that I could use to ...
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Filtering dates from different sheets

I have an excel workbook which consists of around 200 separate worksheets. Column A on each sheet is a date column. I need some vba which will give the names of all sheets that have a stipulated date ...
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How to filter rows which are blank rows from a specific column onward?

I have a file with thousands of rows and need to filter it. How can I filter rows for which all columns are blank after column X? The situation is as follows: I am working with a database of ...
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How to filter cells based on font color?

Someone sent me an Excel 2010 spreadsheet with more than 50,000 records with the request to review the "highlighted in red" records. My current method of scrolling with the assumption I have a keen ...
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Internet Connection Sharing bypassing MAC Filter

My university gives me an internet connection by Ethernet, DHCP but they have installed MAC Filtering to allow only using my PC. I have a seperate Network Interface Card (NIC) at my PC, that I have ...
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WAN Access Issues on LAMP Server

I am running a LAMP server and having trouble connecting over the internet. I confirmed everything is working fine locally. All other PC's on my network can access the server over the LAN. The ...
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filter through one excel spreadsheet using data from another

I have 2 excel files. One holds some products that i need to put into a database but it doesnt have all of the information i need. The second file has all the information for these products but there ...
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Twitter client that can only show tweets with specified words? [closed]

Does anyone know of a Twitter client that can filter and show tweets that only contain specific words? I'm currently using Twhirl because it looks good, clean, can be customized (text size) etc. ...
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In a spreadsheet, is it possible to separate rows into groups that will not change order when filtered?

I am trying to make row subgroups in my spreadsheet rows so that I can sort my data but have rows in any particular subgroup stay together. This is probably easiest to show with a picture. Sorting ...
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what can filter a port on Fedora 19 besides router, firewall and selinux?

I am trying to use seafile which seems very nice. Unfortunately I have an issue that I fail to explain. From my two fedora 19 machines, nmap says port 12001 is filtered on the distant (say private) ...
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Good torrent client with file selection needed [closed]

I normally use Transmission as a BT client on my Mac. Great app, but not for 1 type of torrent I download on regular basis. The torrent is 30-40 Gb, with around 10000 files. I only need 200-300 files ...
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How can I remove unicode characters in a Microsoft Word document?

I'm saving a Microsoft Word document as a PDF but it is warning me that there are a few problems including the fact that the document includes Unicode characters. I'm not sure what characters it is ...
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Inkscape: converting object with filter to plain object

In Inkscape 0.48, giving 2 objects: A and B, I want to apply on A a filter (e.g: Filters > Distort > Torn edges) and to subtract the resulting object from B (with Path > Difference). The ...
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Dansguardian unblock website for subnet

What I try to solve is to unblocking www.youtube.com for just one subnet of my network. I'm running Dansguardian 2.8.0.6. together with squid on my gateway. Example: 192.168.1.0/24 --> YT ...
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Combine and filter multiple RSS feeds?

I have a list of approx 10 RSS feeds from different websites that I would like to view, using Feedly or something, but I first need to filter these RSS feeds for a specific keyword in the title. ...
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Setting up firewalls/filters on network of apple products

My father-in-law is trying to set up a firewall/filters across his network of 2 imac, 1 macbook, and a handful of mobile devices. He mentioned Open DNS as a possible solution, but I am not familiar. ...
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How do I count different values/characters in a column of cells?

I'm not sure if my description above is accurate. I have a client's full name and address in a single cell e.g.; Mr Smith, 1 High Street, London NW12 1AB I have hundreds of names, address and ...
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Outlook 2007 Search Folder to capture all email related to a domain

I would like to generate a series of search folders in Outlook 2007, so that I can quickly view all emails related to a specific email domain. Using the query builder, I've created criteria for OR ...
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Apple Mail only applies rules once: when message arrives

There is a rule in Mac Mail that I cant seem to get to work: "Date Received is Greater Than 1 Day Old". I'm expecting this to apply to messages from yesterday (and so on). Mac Mail rules only seem to ...
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Disabling the web interface of a filtering program

I am using K9 Web Protection at home, which does a great job filtering internet content. Everything is controlled via the web interface which is available at the address 127.0.0.1:2372 . However, ...
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How to write an AdBlock Plus filter to block just one ad by URL on an otherwise exempted page?

I use AdBlock Plus with the default automatic filter subscriptions, but I exempt deserving sites that are not over-the-top with ads, such as most sites in "The Deck" ad network. Let's call one of the ...
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excel: how to filter for a specific ID given time constraints on a text field

I have an excel sheet that has a three fields: USER_ID | DATE_CREATED | TAGS Tags applied to the items in the sheet vary quite a bit, and are set up like |tag1 tag2 tag3...| within the field. I ...
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What alternatives to Barracuda Web Filter for small business? [closed]

We purchased and used a Barracuda Web Filter 210 about 5 years ago and it worked well for us at the time. I let the Energize updates lapse and the cost to bring them current is greater than the cost ...
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How to apply a 'comma separated list' as a filter in Excel?

I have a stock-list of books and would like to filter the stock data only with selected publishers. Is there a way I can provide a 'comma separated list' in the filter? I tried the 'Advanced ...
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ffmpeg does not apply watermark on first generated frame (wm is applied on all other frames)

I am generating a bunch of jpgs from a movie, and want the watermark to be applied to all the jpgs. This works fine for all frames, but the first one, and I cannot figure out why. This is the command ...
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Working with “~” in excel

I have a data set that has names that contain ~ within them. Unfortunately, I cannot find a way to filter or incorporate these cells in a formula. For example, I tried to use a text cell that had ~ ...
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Web filtering using OpenDNS for multiple home network computers

I want to filter websites by category using OpenDNS Basic. Do I have to create an OpenDNS account per PC and then configure each manually? How do I link up multiple PCs to one OpenDNS Dashboard so I ...
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Pivot table on filtered data

There doesn't be a way in Excel to run a pivot table on an Excel sheet that already has columns filtered. Thus far, I've had to manually copy and paste the sheet into another sheet and then run a ...
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Excel use columns in one table to make another table

I have an csv data dump which is a flattening of related tables from a sql database. So to simplify it looks like this. | col1 | col2 | col3 | col4 | +------+------+------+------+ | A | Ad | B ...
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How to get rid of text overlapping with the arrow buttons when filtered in Excel?

When filtering, my header columns are overlapped by the arrow buttons as in the below snapshot. How can I get rid of this?
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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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Using the advanced filter in Excel

I have 40 rows in Excel starting with a SerialID in sheet 1. In sheet 2 i have 109 rows which I would like to filter based on sheet 1. Sheet 1 contains records i want to hide from sheet 2.
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Excel 2010 Autofilter does not filter

I have been struggling with this for several days now and I would appreciate any help you may be able to provide. I have a sheet with 69 columns and 6600 rows called Raw Data. I also have a sheet ...
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ffmpeg's select-filter generates unwanted black frames

I want to cut a video by frames with ffmpeg. What I came up with so far is ffmpeg -i P2.mp4 -vf "fps,setpts='PTS-STARTPTS',select='gte(n\,20)*lte(n\,30)',crop='600:430:100:650',scale='280:-1'" ...
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ffmpeg Issue With setpts/asetpts and/or select/aselect

As a follow-up to this question I'm now fighting with the synchronous editing of the video and audio. I still try to cut the video by frames. While the resulting timestamps seem to be correct on the ...