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Delete all lines of text in the HTML file in addition to the first?

I have to rewrite a lot of HTML files, example: *--file1.html--* <p>text1</p><br> **<p>text2</p><br> ...<br> <p>text(n)</p>** *--file2.html--* ...
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Why can't we save 100% of a site?

We all know that we can't obfuscate HTML or Javascript. We need to remember that if the browser can read it, the user should be able to read it too. Therefore, why is it that sometimes when we ...
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How do I edit a URL so that it forces you to a particular spot on the page it opens?

When I post a link, I want to make sure the page opens at a particular place on the page by editing the URL. Is there a simple way to do that? I must say I figured this was a simple enough question ...
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Firefox will not display CSS

I am creating a very basic website. Basically at the moment in is just a template. It has a simple navigation bars with no real link, and some text just to test the scroll and overflow. No Java or PHP ...
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Web page stuck in loading until i disconnect Internet, then it loads

I am searching for an explanation and solution for the weird behavior i observe in my 3G Internet connection when it becomes slow. While loading a page with the Internet being slow, it takes long ...
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.class specific search and replace

I'm trying to remove entire tag with specific class: Code: <div> Blah blah <div class='myClass'> <div>some other div</div> </div> </div> <div> Blah ...
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How to save down currently displayed HTML page - Firefox?

I have a webpage that I need to save down. I load the page with AutoPager. But saving large pages loaded with AutoPager just won't work. (see my Q) What I see on the page would be perfect (in HTML, ...
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Copy and modify text on-the-fly in MS Word 2010/2013

I would like to know if there is a plugin or something similar (macro? don't know) what will apply MS Word styles on-the-fly after pasting some text into the document. Current MS Word's way of ...
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Convert Large HTML Table to CSV

I've got some data (basic personal details) which I need to export from an old legacy system to a newer system (MySQL DB). It's approximately 200MB split across 6 files. The system I'm exporting from ...
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Why do light edges appear on transparent PNGs online?

Everytime I try to use transparent PNG images on sites, white edges keep appearing around the images, seen in the photo below. How come this is happening, and how do I stop this from happening? ...
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Where does the “resize” handle in browser textboxes come from?

Where does the resize handle on browser textboxes come from? Is it a browser* implementation, or an HTML/CSS/JavaScript/etc. implementation? Is it standardized across browsers/operating ...
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How can I save only selected part of web page with Google Chrome?

I would like to save web pages as PDFs (see this question) but I don't know how to save only the selected (highlighted) part of the web page, so I only save for example an article, not the whole page. ...
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How can I convert HTML to pdf?

I want to read and annotate internet articles like books on my iPad so I would like to convert HTML to PDF. Is there a way of doing this that preserves every font as is can make PDF out of selection ...
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How to open HTML file which contains SVG image in word

I have a HTML page which contains texts and graphs( in SVG) format. When i am trying to open the page in Microsoft MS word then i can see texts but SVG images are not getting imported in MS word. ...
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how to calculate “line height” from psd file?

I have a .PSD and trying to convert it to HTML/CSS. I can't calculate the line height in CSS from the .PSD. How can I calculate the line height from the leading?
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Notepad ++: how to paste 50 times for a gallery I'm building

I'm building a new portofolio page along with some other html based projects. Really heavy on imnage galleries I export out of lightroom so that each file would be "ADA-#.jpeg" Then I need to add the ...
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How can I extract images from an Excel sheet, and control their file names?

I have an Excel sheet with the following columns Product ID Product Name Images Images are placed on the worksheet but not in any cell. I want to extract the images as files (jpg, png, gif, etc) ...
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How can I automatically convert all source code files in a folder (recursively) to a single PDF with syntax highlighting?

I would like to convert source code of a few projects to one printable file to save on a usb and print out easily later. How can I do that? Edit First off I want to clarify that I only want to print ...
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How do I save a web page in Firefox - the saved version shows “view previous comments” again

I am trying to save a page with Firefox. It's a post on facebook, loaded on its own page. I clicked "view previous comments" so all comments are displayed. I save the page. I then loaded the saved ...
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Creating unique template HTML files for all MP4 files in a directory

I've prepared a number of video files that will each have their own HTML page. (I'm making a series of lecture videos and trying to keep things simple since I'm a chemist, not a coder.) I'd like ...
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HTTP traffic captureUbuntu 12.10 on VMware

I am trying to capture and regenerate http traffic over the network. i have a basice sniffer program but it captures everything i have limited the traffic using port 80. but the problem starts when it ...
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Need a html visual editor [closed]

I need to write and publish a book on my site. It is very time consuming to write all the needed tags (paragraphs, line brakes, indents, dialogs...). Is there any simple application, where I can ...
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Paste html into Excel 2010 without Excel parsing the html

I'm running a query on SQL. Typically I can easily copy and paste the results from the query into Excel and it preserves the columns, rows etc. However, in this case I'm selecting a bunch of emails ...
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MS Word 2013 - Hyperlinks with anchor tags (aka hash tags, bookmark tags) to external html files

Good afternoon! I have inserted a hyperlink into an MS Word document, but I'd like to add an anchor tag to it so the link will go to a specific part of the page. The page it's linking is an HTML ...
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How can I see the structure of a webpage inline?

How can I see a webpage's structure "inline" with the visual representation of the actual page, all at once? I'm trying to understand HTML layout better, but it's hard to get a feel for it, even ...
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Print the whole content in an HTML frame using chrome

There exists chrome plugins for capture the whole page, not just the currently visible part, like creen-capture-by-google. But that doesn't work with page having frames. I need the whole content in ...
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How can I email an embedded HTML page?

I want to send an email from Outlook that is created using HTML; however when I click send the recipient sees the email as text of the HTML code. How can I have it appear as an HTML page? ...
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Notepad - replaces returns with line breaks when stripping format from text

I've used Notepad for years to strip out formatting from Word or web pages when using that text in html. Recently, the default behaviour (using returns between paragraphs) has changed, and now Notepad ...
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Cleaning out Span tags from HTML files

I have a giant number of span tags to clean out of HTM files due to a conversion from RoboHelp to Flare. Here is an example: <span class="span_1">ANYWORD</span> A large number of the ...
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Which version of Internet Explorer does this screenshot display [closed]

I have a client whose browser renders my webpage really badly (and slowly). The image below is cut out from a screenshot he sent me. I know it is IE, but can anyone see which version? And if it is ...
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Imagemap generator for huge project

I'm currently developing a game, where the user while registering has to pick where to live. I've generated a world, that I've seperated into multiple countries, which I then want the user to pick one ...
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Excel 2010 save as webpage - Want Japanese characters in HTML file instead of Unicode

For programming purposes (Objective-C) I need to export Japanese characters as a HTML file from Excel so I can parse data into my project. I'm using Excel 2010. For example: When I open up the ...
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My Java applets won't run in HTML

My Java applet runs fine when I open the HTML in AppletViewer, but when I open the html in like Chrome, it just says "Error, click for more details" and the details say that my security options ...
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mailto behaves abnormally in Safari browser

I have Safari 5.1.7 installed on my system.I have installed and set default email client Mozilla Thunderbird. I have an application which has link like <a ...
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Why do some domains ban me when using local proxy server?

I'm working on a web filter that uses a local proxy. I'm using indy to do all the work but when I'm testing, occasionally a website will block me. Why would this be? And if the proxy is local, surely ...
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Notepad++ General Purpose code formatter.

I enjoy a lot that I can hit CTRL+Shift+F on eclipse and it automatically formats the code according to a profile. My question is how can I do something similar on Notepad++? Where would I go about to ...
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How to re-indent HTML snippets in vim?

I'm aware of tidy for re-indenting an entire HTML page, but I work with templates and often want to re-indent just parts of an HTML document from vim. I can't see an example of how to do this ...
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PDF and EPUB from one source? [closed]

I am an author of a free e-book which I distribute both in PDF, (X)HTML, and EPUB formats. Currently I generate (by scripts written by me) HTML and EPUB from source XHTML files, and PDF from an ...
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Load a page without loading a cached page

Here is the situation I have. I have a page that is generated using a bash script (basically echo and some other command >> a html file). I have a link to this page. If I "clear private data" or never ...
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Is it possible to take a screenshot of a web page as an SVG image?

I have a webpage which is entirely vector-based (text, icon fonts, SVGs, but no PNGs, JPEGs, or GIFs). Is there any way to take a vector screenshot of that webpage and save it as a fully-scalable SVG ...
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How to make an Outlook 2010 message Show URL links, pseudo Plaintext Paths instead of clickable links with only the description?

I often get emails with many URLS in them. They all arrive as HTML formatted, showing only the clickable link without the url. Since oftentimes links expire, this doesn't work well for me, eg if I ...
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Are there any browser limits to the length of a line in HTML?

Do any browsers (Internet Explorer in particular) have bugs relating to the length of a line in HTML source code? Assuming the source code is being optimised for HTML parsers/renderers and not for ...
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Send to other server like my own - Virtual Device

How do I change the user agent of my browser so the the site I am viewing thinks I am viewing from a phone or tablet? Currently sites see me as a PC (correctly) and I am I unable to test the mobile ...
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Does SVG automatically resize for retina displays?

I'm trying to make my webpage look great on every device, I have an Retina Macbook 15" and an iPhone 5, and a regular low DPI desktop, so I want it to look as good as possible on all of them, and I ...
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How do I copy the contents of a dropdown list to paste into a text document?

I'm looking for a tool that surely must exist somewhere... There's a dropdown list on a webpage with numerous values in it. I simply want to copy these values into the Windows clipboard and paste ...
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Editing Dreamweaver Hotkey/shorcuts

I am trying to change the hot key for collapse full tag which defaults as ctrl+shift+j. Where can I locate it in the keyboard shorcuts menu to change it?
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how to change character encoding in mac?

I just edited a .html file using Adobe Dreamweaver, the charset is gb2312 since it's a Chinese website, then I used TextMate to edit the file, after I save the file, it was changed into utf-8 since ...
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HTML tags in Google Spreadsheet

I am experiencing issues with Google Spreadsheet. The thing is that me and my colleagues are using one spreadsheet as a table for translations, there is a column for English and then German and ...
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Is there an HTML auto-indentation feature or plugin for Sublime Text (aka prettify/beautify/format)?

For example, something to change: <section><article><h1></h1><p></p></article></section> to: <section> <article> ...
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Tool for extracting “fragment URLs”? (E.g. www.example.com#section) [duplicate]

Does such a thing exist? E.g. a Firefox Extension (or other kind of browser script) where you can right-click on the subtitle in a section of any webpage you want to link to and it will give you the ...