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How do I open 2 instances of the same file in notepad++ side by side with their own scrollbars in a single Notepad++ window?

I remember doing this a long time ago and have forgotten how I had done it. I like to do this when I have long html or php files to edit and I need part of the code from further down the file in a ...
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is there a tool which enhances the windows open/save file dialog to allow adding comments (descript.ion file)

i am looking for a program/tool which allows to change the windows open/save dialog to allow adding comments which are then saved into a descript.ion file example description file: tumblr.jpg ...
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Windows Explorer: What video file did I view last?

I have a lot of episodes on my computer, but I always forget, what episode I watched last. Is there a plugin or some possibility to see in Windows Explorer, what file I opened the last time or when I ...
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Re-open Word document to previous cursor location with identical page vertical position

I would like to return to my previous point of edit with the page vertically positioned identical to its original vertical position. The Shift+F5 technique returns me to the previous point of edit, ...
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In Mac, with Xee, from command line, how to open image in its original size?

In Mac, with Xee, from command line, how to open image in its original size? The reason I need this is to script the process.
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How do I open a local file through Remote Desktop?

Is it possible to open a file in a Remote Desktop session locally? For example, I have a Word document in the remote session and want to open directly to local without downloading. Would this be ...
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Local System Drives not opening within the same window in XP

All my drives are not opening within the same window instead opens in a new window... I have done view->FolderOptions->Open within the same window nothing worked.. I even tried unchecking ...
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Are HTTP connections opened and closed for each request? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do browsers create new TCP connections for each HTTP requests? I have a F5 load balancer that directs traffic to 2 web servers with one having a higher priority than the ...
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how to add types to “file types managed” in firefox?

When I click link to log file(I have a log of links like that) the firefox opens the file, but I want to just save it(like I do with PDFs). However I dont have log file defined as Manage File Type. ...
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How to open an OpenOffice document and scroll to a bookmark?

How to open an OpenOffice document and scroll to a bookmark or chosen page number? Can I do this with the command-line?
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Chrome extension to open file instead of download it to filesystem?

Is there a Google Chrome extension, app, hack or something that will add an option on the download dialog to Open the file right away, instead of having to download it to a specific place? Thanks
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How to listen to all ports (udp and tcp) or make them all appear open in Debian

I got an external Debian server. The problem is that my university campus doesn't allow connections to go outside when the port is different than TCP port 22, 80, 443, or UDP port 123. I tested them ...
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Merge files so both launch

Would it be possible on any platform to merge two files into a single file so that when opened, both files would launch? For example, take a video called cat.avi, and a picture called hello.jpg, and ...
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GVim Specify Directory for :browse open Command

I have added the line: :browse open to my vimrc file, but have been unsuccessful in getting GVim to open a file browser starting in a specified directory. In particular, I would like to know if it ...
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Open/Save/Save As default settings

Does anyone know how to set/change the default settings for the "Open/Save/Save As" dialog? I don't mean code wise, I mean for Windows itself? Mine is ALWAYS coming up in as a list in reverse ...
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Internet Explorer: How to continuously (on the fly) pick which program to use when opening files?

Issue: I want to be able to open one file extension with multiple different programs depending on my choosing. Specifically in Internet Explorer. On Firefox and Opera this is standard, they offer a ...
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Can you sniff packets of an open wifi network that you are not connected to?

I mean, just see all the packets going though the air.. is this possible with Wireshark, for example?
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Excel crashes after loading file

After loading a excel sheet excel crashes. No special errormessage in the screen. If the same sheet is loaded on another computer it also crashes. Is there a program to repair this excel sheet ?
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What's up with my Explorer?

Please, can you look at the pics. This wrong thing I take in all open file dialogs. What is it? Can you help me fix it? Thanx.
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Does any operational systems differentiate between “edit” and “open”?

Using the java.awt.Desktop class in an application, I noticed that you can call various actions on files. It's possible to both call an edit - and open action on, say html files, which in theory then ...
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How do you connect to a remote linux server (graphically) with Open Text Exceed

I have a server which I need to connect to and run a graphical program on. I know that you can do this with Open Text Exceed, but it's been years since I've done this and the last time I did it was ...
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proxychains browser unable to download and open files

Ubuntu 10.10, Midori 0.2.4 browser (same problem with Epiphany 2.30.2, haven't tried with Firefox or Chrome as yet) Proxychains-3.1 installed, working fine. Here is the deal: when NOT proxychained, ...
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Open items in recycle bin without restoring

I just noticed that I can open folders from the recycle bin without restoring them. I have the qttabbar extension that adds tabs to the standard windows explorer and I accidentally middle-clicked a ...
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Is there any way to open CSV files from a trusted source automatically - bypass the 'open or save' prompt?

We are on a company intranet and most of our time involves cutting our data into reports using our Cognos 8.4 tool. To take the on-screen result into Excel (2007, in XP with IE8) I can either export ...
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Is it safe to re-symlink the 'open' command from `openvt` to `gnome-open` on Ubuntu?

On my Ubuntu systems, bin/open is symlinked to openvt. I'm not sure what this program does, but I'd like to delete the symlink and symlink or alias open to gnome-open. Is this safe to do?
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File Open/Save Dialog always 'Not Responding'

I am aware that this question has been asked once, however the solution for them didn't work with me. Whenever I go to open/save a file in any program, the dialog does not come up, and the ...
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How can I stop Windows from using the “My Documents” folder every time an Open File Dialog box comes up?

How can I stop Windows from opening the "My Documents" folder every time an Open File Dialog box comes up? I have some programs that are "hard coded" to open to their own file locations. On my other ...
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network pc opens quickly only if firewall is disabled

When i try to open my PC on network it opens slowly, but if i disable the firewall it opens quickly over there, any help will be appreciated about whats going on and how can i diagnose this problem!! ...
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How do I use Command line to open and print or just print multiple pdf files?

I have a folder with quite a few pdf reports in it that I would like to setup to print automatically using the Task Scheduler in Windows and command lines to open adobe, the specific files, and then ...
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Determining what files are considered open in Mac OSX

Apologies if this has been discussed previously... I did a stack overflow and google search but probably didn't use the right keywords. Anyway, is there an easy way to determine what files are open ...
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Keep cmd open after invokation of a cli application with Autohotkey

How can one keep the cmd window open after an invokation a cli application with Autohotkey? I need to see the program's output, but it exits and causes the window to vanish.
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Launch Outlook 2007 and a Word window opens

After upgrading from Office 2003, whenever I launch Outlook 2007 a blank Word window opens - much like it did in Outlook 2003 with Word set as my email editor. Does anyone know how stop this from ...
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Compound Interest in Open Office Calc

I need a way to get the compound interest in open office calc, so do any functions already exist for such?