In terms of computer data, import is the automated input of data from one system into another system that must be translated from one format to another via a machine process.

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Transferring POP3 Imported E-mails Between Gmail Accounts

I've configured a POP3 import of e-mail from my work e-mail account to gmail. I accidentally forgot to select "Leave a copy of retrieved message on the server" for my imported e-mails to remain on the ...
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Can I write a Macro to export data from Web?

I need to write a macro that can import data from the web (salesforce.com). Is it possible to pull data from the web through a macro? The data I will pull from salesforce.com, is a monthly task. Can a ...
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Import only DCIM from Android phone

I tried to import photos and videos captured with a Nexus mobile phone. The photos and videos are stored in the DCIM folder. I have many more images on the mobile phone, which I do not want to import, ...
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Importing an *offline* group of dynamic disks?

A modern ordinary Windows computer has a pair of simple mirrored dynamic disks (for example, 2 x 4TB disks with "create mirror" or "add mirror" used in the past). The disks were hot-unplugged by being ...
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How to import Dates from Excel into Access with text in some cells?

I am attempting to import a date column from Excel into Access. The problem is that over the years, users of the Excel spreadsheet sporadically inserted text notes into this date column a few ...
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Importing an XML file into excel

I have a multilevel XML file. When I import the XML into excel, it creates multiple columns for the multilevel data. However, I need the multilevel data as additional rows. Is there any way I can ...
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Access to registry denied importing entries

I am trying to create a logon script for local users (there is no domain). So I have taken backups of the registries from baseline machines and I am trying to use them as the entries I want to apply. ...
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Exporting, externally modifying then re-importing data with MS Access

I'm working with a client who has a large legacy MS Access 'application' with tens of database tables. As it stands, only 1 person can update the database at a time as it is non-distributed; ...
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Import .reg files from old HDD to the new one

Is there some way to import registry (acces through "regedit") to new HDD from the old one? i don't want to instal all the applications again, i've just move files from older "Program Files" to the ...
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PowerPoint 2013 changes colors in imported PowerPoint 2010 presentation

I am helping someone out with an issue. They have Office/Powerpoint 2010 on their desktop. They will be out of town and have a company issued laptop with Office/Powerpoint 2013 on it. When we ...
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How can I import an evolution email directory onto a new computer?

I have a backup of the hard drive of a system that got messed up and could no longer load a window manager. I'm trying to import the data from it to a new computer, and I am stuck at the point of ...
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How to create a contact list that can be imported into (almost) any device/program

My workplace has a lot of people coming and going and no-one keeps a central contact list. This leads to problems with getting in touch with people out-of-hours. Everyone uses different devices and ...
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Simplest import of pipe-delimited text w/header to PostgreSQL

I am trying to create a database with several tables. One of the tables is intended to hold about 1.3 million rows of data from the U.S. Economic Census. The data is in a pipe-delimited text file. ...
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How settings of a browser is imported to other?

Recently I installed Mozilla Firefox in my Windows system. After installation a window appeared asking to import settings from IE. How can a different browser like Firefox import the settings of IE ? ...
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Importing files into iManage DeskSite

Is there a way for an Autonomy iManage user to mass import files into a workspace without having to click "save" for each file?
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phpmyadmin CSV files import and export

When I try to import CSV files in phpmyadmin, I get message in green that says "0 rows" but it is nevertheless a success message. I know my data is correct, as it importing fine on another computer. ...
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Opera 20 - bookmark importer option greyed out?

Does anyone know how to enable Opera 20's bookmark importer? It's in the main Opera dropdown, but it's greyed out. I have already enabled the bookmarks bar in Opera > Settings.
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Excel How to make Text Qualifier editable or add a new entry in the existing list?

I have a CSV file which is not properly formatted because one of the columns contains HTML code which use the same character as the Text Qualifier: the double quote. Example: "col1","col2","col3" ...
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Is it possible to specify the decimal separator on Excel refreshable web queries?

When you create an Excel Web Query that points to a text file located in a web server, Excel doesn't ask for the decimal separator as it commonly does when using the Import Text File or Text to ...
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Export an app from Google Chrome?

Long ago, I downloaded an extention from the Google Chrome Store. Currently, that extension is not available in the Google Chrome Store, but present and working fine in my computer. Anyhow, if I sync ...
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Reversing Excel's Text Import Wizard for CSV Export

I have a CSV file that I want to import to excel, edit, and save back as CSV. The problem that I encounter is with Text Import Wizard: I open a new Excel file, then Data > From Text, and in The text ...
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Microsoft PowerPoint: Text in imported image is blurry

I am using Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. When I import an image that has text in it, it gets blurry on the import to PowerPoint. Any solution to this?
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Import HTML anchors into MS Word

I have a HTML document with lots of internal links. Something like this: <h1 id="anchor">A Heading</h1> A LOT OF TEXT <a href="#anchor">Click to return to the beginning</a>. ...
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Import Firefox passwords into KeePassX or KeePass2

I have an XML export of my Firefox Passwords in the form (I replaced real passwords with *): <xml> <entries ext="Password Exporter" extxmlversion="1.1" type="saved" encrypt="false"> ...
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Exchange 2007 import SMTP addresses to distribution group

Is there any way of importing SMTP addresses for a distribution group in exchange 2007? I have a list of email addresses (eg a@domain, b@domain...) in a csv which I want to add to the distribution ...
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Macro to Import CSV files into Excel

I have a bunch of CSV files in a folder. I'd like to import each file into Excel using the 'Import from Text' tool by typing the name of the file into a cell. I then need to format all of the data ...
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Export-Import data in GnuCash

I'd like to take a huge number of transactions in an account, and copy them in another new set of accounts. I tried to export -> accounts and then in the new file import -> accounts and it ...
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Excel 2010 won't remember password when importing data

After connecting an Excel workbook with an SQL server (within a company network, over a static IP address, using the data connection wizard within Excel), if I close the workbook and reopen it, it ...
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Import data from Word 2003 (Doc) file to Access?

Is there any way to import data from a table in Word 2003 (Doc) file to Access 2010?I tried External Data menu in Access 2010 but it has not an option for importing from Doc file. Really I did not ...
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Need convert my Vanilla 2 forum to phpbb3. I found some great progress, but don't know how to finish them

Alright, so I'm wanting to convert my Vanilla 2 forum to phpbb3. Ive searched all over the internet and found countless requests for such a thing, but almost zero help. Theres supposedly a way to ...
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Can I import my emails from Outlook 2010 to the Windows 8 mail app?

I'm getting ready to transfer everything to my new laptop which I am getting for Christmas. I am moving from Windows 7 to Windows 8.1 and I would have liked to try and get the grips with the Mail app ...
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Cannot import ps file with the gimp

I'm trying to import a ps file into the gimp. It's a hand-written illustration that has been passed through ps2eps to add BoundingBox information. First sign of trouble is weird numbers in the ...
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How to bulk import Contacts to Google with thmbnails/avatars

I am importing multiple contacts (say 200 odd) into a Google account from a csv file. And this works perfectly with respect to email ids, phone numbers and addresses. My question is, is there a way to ...
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Windows certificate stores - what is registry store

I am trying to import a certificate in Windows Server 2008 using the Certificates snap-in of MMC. In the import wizard, while choosing the store to import the certificate, I checked the 'Show ...
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Use NTFS HDD with FreeNAS

I'm making my old pc into a FreeNAS server to share my files in my home network. I have the server already up and running ok but I bumped into a problem when I tried to add 2 HDDs. For some years I ...
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Push, parse & import “selected” data, text, info blobs from Webpages/ Emails as Event/ Appointment to standard Calendar directly or as .ics file?

Any tool, plugin, extension, script/ code to push "selected" data, text, information blobs from Web pages, Emails etc, then parsed and imported to structured Event, Appointment (e.g. .ics) on a ...
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Importing Text in Excel 2010 - Overwrite previous imports

I created a macro, using the recorder, to add a specific .txt file in my Excel file, using a specific shortcut key, in a specific area of the open excel file. However, I've got this problem: when I ...
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Lightning: Importing “Tasks” from Outlook

The Problem: I am trying to migrate user from Outlook 2003 to Mozilla Thunderbird w/ Lighting extension. User kept important data stored as Tasks. While I can easily export Tasks from Outlook 2003 ...
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Convert a line graph into data [duplicate]

Am looking for a tool that will import a line graph (chart) image and convert the line into numerical data, either in a spreadsheet or a database. For example, given an image like this: It might ...
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Is there a way to import emails in Microsoft format MSG into newly installed Outlook 2007?

I have 3500 emails from old Outlook in one folder. All the emails are in file format: MSG . They were somehow downloaded / exported from the old laptop when the user was using Outlook and knew that he ...
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How do I stop Google Chrome from requesting to import Firefox settings on startup?

Every time I start a fresh instance of Google Chrome on my PC, I receive the following message: Sadly, your Mozilla Firefox settings are not available while that browser is running. To import ...
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FileMaker Pro 11: import data from customer copy

I'm starting to make some changes to a FileMaker Pro 11 database for a customer. It's my first job on a FileMaker db. I need to work on the copy I got and after the work is completed, I'll have to ...
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Import from List - Batch file

Ok here is the scenario. I am trying to figure out a way to copy users' docs and settings (Favorites, My Documents and Desktop) to a network location as a backup for decommissioned drives. My problem ...
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Import a certificate on Linux

I need help with importing a certificate on my Linux. here is the status : I have a linux Centos 6.4 server with Apache installed. On a windows server, i have BSF. This BSF is secured and in order to ...
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How to export Outlook 2010 contacts to Windows 8 (native) email client?

I have two laptops. an old Windows 7 laptop that has Outlook 2010 on it a new Windows 8 laptop, which does NOT have Outlook on it. On my new Windows 8 laptop, I would like to start using the ...
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Export Thunderbird filters to import them in gmail

is there a way to export message filters from Thunderbird and import them to gmail? I tried the "message filter import/export" add-on but gmail is not able to understand them.
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Recover Windows 7 Network Setting from old Hard Drive

I had my computer stop working and am using a different one now. I'd like to pull off my old network settings for one of the two Ethernet ports as I need to know the settings. I have full access to ...
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Import custom equalizer in iPod

After searching on Google if there's any way to import custom equalizers to an iPod, I found nothing. But since this is SU, maybe someone knows a little hack to get it working. If possible, I would ...
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Import MKV, AVI, etc. video files to iTunes 11 without conversion

Recently I had the idea that it would be good to organize all of my movies and TV shows into one central application (kind of an inventory), and from the research I have conducted, I was able to ...
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Using Windows 7 libraries without automatic import into Media Player

Is it possible to use Windows 7 libraries for Music, Videos, Pictures and Documents, but selectively prevent images in the Pictures library (for instance) from being imported into Windows Media ...