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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script to compare dates within a diven dir (incl. subdirs)

I would like to write a bash script (or just use a command in the CLI) to find all the instances within a given directory and its subdirectories for a given time period copy those files into a ...
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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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Notepad++ excluding find filters

In Notepad++ I want to search in all file types except one. For instance: I want to search in all files but not .class files. Can the Notepad++ filter can be configured to work this way?
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iWork Numbers: how to copy only filtered values?

I'm using Apple's iWork Numbers to look through some big spreadsheets of economic data. I used the Sort & Filter Panel to filter out just the rows of data I need, and now I'd like to copy just ...
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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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How can I add an exception to a Thunderbird filter?

In Outlook, I can have a rule that says something like: If Subject = "ABC" Move message to folder "XYZ" Except if my name is in the To: or CC: box I get a ton of automated emails that are sent to a ...
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Blacklisting sites in Firefox and IE to speed page load times

I live in a country that strives hard to "harmonize" the Internet. As such, a variety of sites are inaccessible because they lack "harmony." To be honest, I can live quite happily without Facebook ...
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Wireshark filter for different interface

I know that before capturing packets, I can select specific interface. I wonder is there any filter to distinguish different interfaces after I capture packets? That is, at the beginning, I capture ...
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Mail from Gmail users go to junk mail and they should not

I have my Outlook express junk mail filters set nearly as low as possible, i.e., only the most obvious junk mail goes there. Yet numerous legitimate e-mails sent from other people's gmail accounts end ...
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Photoshop “Diffuse Glow” Not working Properly

Since a last couple of days, the Diffuse Glow Filter in my Photoshop CS4 ext(x86). has been behaving oddly. Instead of filling with white glow, it now fills with 'pale blue'. I don't think I have ...
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How can I use the Band Pass Filter in GarageBand?

What I want to do: I have a music WAV file and want to put a Band Pass Filter over it, to filter out anoying high frequencies. I was reading on the net that there is a "AuBandPass" plugin in Mac OS ...
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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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Copy/Paste including Hidden Columns when Filtering Rows in Excel 2010

I suspect the solution will be related to this question?? I have a spreadsheet that comes to me pre-formatted with hidden columns sprinkled in multiple places (for viewing brevity's sake). I need to ...
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How to match multiple strings in iptables

I have 2 strings, and i wish to queue the packet if it contains both the strings ( something like ("jsh"&&"gjhyg")), i tried following ways, but they don't seem to work: sudo iptables -A ...
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LibreOffice Calc, how to filter rows based on interval

Simple question: I would like to filter a spreadsheet on LibreOffice 3.4.4 Calc, based on values of a second spreadsheet column. How can I do that ? I would like intersection and, if possible, ...
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How can I change the subject of messages on an Exchange server automatically?

I want to do something more than just normal mail -> folder rules; I want to put a layer in front of my exchange server that lets me, for example, rewrite subjects into a more readable form. ...
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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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Firefox URL Suggestion filtering

As the web browsing addict that I am I visit quite a few different websites during a day. This leaves my Firefox history filled with websites and their associated pages. Example of history: ...
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Problems with custom headers for Thunderbird message filters

In Thunderbird 3, I have a couple of message filters set up with Reply-To as the header to filter on. They don't seem to work at all when filtering on the individual message (and I can't see anything ...
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Filter HTML messages by content

I would like to filter the messages that contain some HTML content. I have tried to create a filter such as: body contains ViewSettings.jspa?name=marius.botis">Marius Botis I copied&pasted the ...
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Outlook Web Access and Rules

One of my clients would prefer that I have an email address in their domain. They run SBS 2k8 so I just monitor my email from them (and their clients) via Outlook Web Access. No POP or IMAP access, ...
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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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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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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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Multiple video filters in FFmpeg

I want to add a PNG watermark and then scale my video. I may add more filters. This is my FFmpeg command. sweb@sweb-laptop:/tmp$ ffmpeg -i Wildlife.wmv -sn -acodec libvorbis -vcodec libvpx -b:a 128k ...
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Disable / Remove bsecured OS X

I just picked up a laptop second hand off of eBay and I noticed that it's doing some very weird proxy / routing things. I narrowed it down to an executable called bsecured. Short of reinstalling ...
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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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Windows 7 Search Filters--Files Only

Why in the world can I not . in Windows 7 search? All I want to do is return all the files in all the sub-directories in one location so I can sort by dimensions. Any one know how to return all files ...
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How can I make filtering rows on an Excel spreadsheet easy?

I have an Excel 2010 spreadsheet that looks like this: Department Location Staff Accounting SF 10 IT NYC 20 Finance NYC 15 Design ...
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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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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 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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mixing transparent FLV video and background-image with FFMPEG

I'm having a hard time mixing a background png with a transparent flv. I scale and crop an flv video with filter_complex, and then i want to overlay it on a background png. When I put the png in the ...
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How can I filter specific rows from an Excel spreadsheet based on criteria?

I have a spreadsheet from which I need to select ONLY the first five rows in each category. Probably easier to see than describe.... I only want columns A and B when C is less than 5 -- ...
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TortoiseHG; how to search for only a certain file extension for commit?

I have an ongoing problem using the TortoiseHG Workbench commit window to search for only a certain file type, such as with Python modules. Often I have tons of .pyc files that I don't want to be ...
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How to selectively filter or block non-http/s traffic?

I know that it is possible to filter web content, say, with Squid+ICAP Server. But, is it conceptually as well as practically possible to monitor, filter, and programatically transform arbitrary ...
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How can I apply a DSP to my microphone in windows?

I'd like to be able to run my microphone through arbitrary DSP filters--Mostly for compression and amplification, but also noise cancelation would be nice. I'd then like to take that output and put ...
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Search for unlabelled issues jira

Is it possible to search for unlabelled issues in Jira? This text is here to make the question longer so it hopefully meets superuser's mysterious quality standards
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how to filter Excel data, by text length?

In Excel 2007, I want to filter rows by one of my columns text length, eg. hide the rows with text lengths less or greater than 12 characters. what should I do?
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Filtering product name(from products sheet) in order sheet

I have products sheet in excel workbook but when i add new order line in order sheet in same workbook, i want to filter products when i press keys to write product name. Is there any way to show ...
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Filter rule to move emails related to one person in Outlook

I have Outlook configured for mails and I want to create a rule such that matches where person "X" is either one of the following: Sender in the CC list in To list. I need to move those emails ...
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Does Excel have a row filtering function (more general version of SUMIF/COUNTIF)

SUMIF and COUNTIF functions are handy for simple SUM and COUNT operations on only some of the values in a range, but is there a more general version that would allow me to plug in any other function I ...
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Blurred image recovery?

I have pictures of handwritten text and some of them are blurred, because the camera was shaky. If someone could point out any techniques that I can use to bring it to readable quality would be great. ...
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Bandwidth preserving browsing mode

I'm looking at some methods to browse the web, in situations where bandwidth is scarce (such as, flaky Wi-Fi connection, or mobile phone Internet provider who overcharges the bandwidth). One thing ...
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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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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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Is there an easy way to have no choices selected in filter?

In Excel 2010 when I turn on the filter and click on the down arrow "Select All", and therefore all choices, is selected. Turning off all choices is as easy as unchecking "Select All". However ...
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rule that evaluates mail upon arrival to a folder and moves it to another folder

Want to create a rule that evaluates an email by subject upon arrival to a folder and moves it to another folder - is that possible within outlook 2010?
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Notepad++ find in files filter for files with no extension

I'm using Notepad++'s "Find in Files" functionality to find specific text in a large number of text files across a large number of directories and subdirectories. I understand how to specify file ...
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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 ...