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In 2011, what are the reasons to stick with plain text mails? [closed]

People entering college today have never known a world without an Internet. HTML was invented 1980, that's more than thirty years ago or 1.5 generations. But plain text mails are still common despite ...
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Text editor for Mac OS X [closed]

Does anyone know of a good text editor for Mac OS X which will organize HTML tags?
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Rip a website via HTTP to download images, HTML and CSS

I need to rip a site via HTTP. I need to download the images, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript as well as organize it in a file system. Does anyone know how to do this?
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HTML Tag Auto Complete in Notepad++?

I would like for Notepad++ to add the closing tag when I finish typing the open tag. I know there is a plugin to do this for XML but it doesn't work on my HTML files and I have yet to find one that ...
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How do you use WGET to mirror a site 1 level deep, recovering JS, CSS resources including CSS images?

Pretend I wanted a simple page copy to be downloaded to my HD for permanent keeping. I'm not looking for a deep recursive get, just a single page, but also any resources loaded by that page to be also ...
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What is a good, simple and free HTML Editor for Windows? [closed]

Are there any good, simple and free HTML Editors for windows out there? Something that a user with no experience can build a simple page. Edit: I'm looking for something like the old Frontpage ...
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Configure Thunderbird to never send (or even try to send) HTML emails

Where can I tell Thunderbird always to send emails as plain-text, and never as HTML-formatted messages? I hate HTML-based email, and always do everything possible to send my emails as plain text. ...
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Understanding CSS for user styling in a browser

I want to make a specific change to the appearance of a specific site in my web browser. This site uses CSS, so I think what I should do is write a user CSS override (please correct me if this is ...
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Advertisement suddenly appearing on top of almost every page

Since this morning strange advertisement is appearing on top of many pages I open in webbrowser (see screenshot at the end). It's happening in any browser (tested FF, IE and Chrome), on any of three ...
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Create a basic html file that opens in IE

I created a basic html file and it opens fine in firefox. But in IE it just shows up as plain text (the tags are shown instead of rendered). My file looks like this <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC ...
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Auto-complete tag pairs in Dreamweaver code hints

How can I set up Dreamweaver to automatically complete the open and close tags for any element I start to type and click return on? For example, I want things such as <div></div> or ...
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Can a youtube video be embedded in an HTML Email

Hey everyone. This is my first post here, I wasn't sure if it should go on stack overflow or here, but this seemed like the best option. The question is pretty straightforward. Can I embed a youtube ...
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How to make all table borders invisible in MS Word after copying from HTML

I am in a situation where I need to make a HTML report into a word report with nothing more that Ctrl+C or opening it with Word. I end up with a lot of nested tables. Problem lies in the fact that ...
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Whats the best editor/ide for html/css/javascript? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there any free open source HTML editors? Whats the best editor/ide for html/css/javascript?
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How to download the entire webpage with css/javascript?

For learning purposes, I'd like to download the html/css/javascript of sites. Using Firefox now only seems to download the html page, images/css/js are not downloaded. Is there a plugin to do this ...
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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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LaTeX, HTML/CSS/XML, or something else to build a resume?

I'm finding it progressively more difficult to maintain my Google Docs resume, and I'd like to redo it with the separation of content and presentation in mind. I thought LaTeX would be the best tool ...
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Set an HTML page as the wallpaper on Linux

I want to set an HTML file with JavaScript as my wallpaper on Linux. I'm running Openbox, how can I set it up so this is my desktop background?
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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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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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Different background color for multiple filetypes in vim

Is it possible to have different background colors in vim (ie. one light, one dark) when dealing with files with multiple filetypes (ie. :set ft=html.php)? In PHP code with HTML embedded, it can be ...
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How to convert Html files to Pdf?

The title say it all, I want a 100% accurate tool to convert a HTML page to a PDF document.
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How do I select a hyperlink as text in a browser? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Select Hyperlink Text in Google Chrome? Every now and then you just want to copy some text that is a hyperlink. For example, the author is John O'Reilly and ...
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Convert HTML files to PDF, ePub and Mobi without any fuss?

I'm writing documentation for a WordPress template I've made. I'd like to be able to provide documentation in HTML, PDF, ePub and Mobi formats without having to spend any time tweaking each format ...
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batch convert htm files to pdf

What applications allow the user to batch convert HTM files into PDF?
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textmate HTML tag highlighting like notepad++?

in notepad++ there is a nifty add-on that highlights the matching tag in HTML (so for example, if i click on a it highlights that closing tag as well as the opening tag that it's matched to). is ...
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How Do I Access localHost From VMware

I've created a new WinXP vitual machine on my win7 using VMware player. The VM is using NAT to share the host's Internet connection and when i put http://192.168.163.2/ in IE on VM, i can easily ...
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Dynamic images served over HTTPS display broken image in word when opening an HTTP document

We have an application that produces HTML documents which the user opens in word from the web server, so they open: https://ourserver/ourapp/somepath/generateddocument.htm That document contains ...
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What free online alternatives are there to FrontPage? [closed]

What's the best free online alternative to Microsoft FrontPage? I'm going to make a website for a friend, who will need to be able to edit it himself. All that's needed is something to create/edit ...
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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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How to change the default program used by Outlook 2010 for displaying the source of an email?

I installed a demo version of a text editor recently (Ultraedit) and it appears to have set itself up as the default viewer for the html source of messages (via right-click -> View Source). Now that ...
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What WYSIWYG HTML editor should I give a novice [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there any free open source HTML editors? I have a friend who wants to have a simple website for his business. But he is a total HTML novice. I'm willing to set up ...
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Vim Hotkeys For Specific File

Is it possible to set hotkey for specific file types in vim. For example, if I am editing a .java file, I'd like vim to run javac .java when I press 5. Is this possible?
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Save static version of a webpage to be available offline [duplicate]

Is there a way to save a webpage as static HTML, available for offline viewing, editing etc.? I want to remove all JavaScript files. Leave only HTML, CSS and images. For example, if this web page ...
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Override webpage doctype in my browser?

My CIS class' webpages seem to be using the shorthand HTML4 Doctype (as in, not with the full W3C URL) and improperly formed HTML. I'm having trouble seeing the pages although several professors seems ...
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HTML editor as simple as TextEdit

I LOVE TextEdit. It works exactly as I want for creative writing. I normally save as RTF, but sometimes a simple well-formed HTML file could be useful – one with just text and h1's, h2's, etc. ...
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What is the blue double arrow that appears over links?

Can someone tell me what this blue arrow is, why it appears over links and how I can stop it or remove it? It keeps appearing on a set of links of a website that I am working on.
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Editing the htmldjango.vim file

I like htmldjango.vim syntax highlighting except for a few things. 1) It highlights all variables (whatever starts with {{ or {% and ends with }} or %}) white and gives it a red font. I want all ...
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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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Copy data from “SELECT Multiple” Selection Box

I need to copy data from a selection box with the "multiple" HTML attribute that looks something like this: I have tried selecting all options and do "Ctrl-C" but it didn't work. When I go to the ...
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Is there software which will display a HTML page alongside an editor?

I remember seeing somewhere an ad for software that would have 2 panes, one of which would display the html that was in the other pane. However, I cannot find such a software now. does anybody know of ...
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Can I add or change HTML when in 'Inspect Element'?

Can I add or change HTML when in 'Inspect Element'. I have a 'Home' link button that I want amend the link. I've used the right click option but my changes are not saved?
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Vim: How to indent html code correctly in php file?

In php file : <?php ... ?> <html> </html> I could not indent the html source code with operator =. How could I indent it?
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Convert interlinked html files to a chm or pdf file?

I am under Ubuntu. How can I convert interlinked html files (already downloaded in my computer) to a chm or pdf file? There is a html file that has a table of content that links to other html files. ...
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VIM - How to change color of if, else, endif, for and endfor statements

I just Django html so I have the normal html tags as well as the if, else, endif, for and endfor statements. I use a customized version of the colorscheme called slate. There is a line in the ...
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Generate a single PDF from a websites HTML pages

Here's the problem: There's a website that I often need for reference and I would like an offline version that also works in mobile devices, a PDF comes to mind. I can make an offline copy of the ...
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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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What are good link extractors out there?

Link extractor - since I don't know a better name for it; a utility which can take a .htm file, and give me links from it, not counting and so, just direct links. Useful for files in which you have ...
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how to send online html or css or js file back up in each hour to and email address as a attachment?

For example this a css file http://sstatic.net/su/all.css I want to send this file from this link as a email attachment to an email address in each hour or any specified time interval. and to ...