Search refers to the ability of finding any number of items of information with specified properties among a collection of items sharing the same type of properties.

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Sublime text camel humps search

How can I perform "Camel's Hump" search like IDEA (or ReSharper) in sublime text? I mean typing "MLC" and getting suggested to go to MyLittleClass file.
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How to force Lync 2013 to lookup within local Contact List first and then perform a remote search?

In MS Lync 2013, everytime I type a name in ("Find Someone") textfield, Lync will bring results by querying server only, why? if that name is already added in my Contacts/Favorites List locally, it ...
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Search engines are gone from firefox

Suddenly after installing and uninstalling some toolbars, search engines are gone from firefox. If I go to manage search engines I see nothing. If I click Get more search engines I got nothing. The ...
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How to configure the search bar over the most visited sites on the “new” page in Firefox?

I'd like to use the search bar over the most visited sites tiles on the "new tab" page in Firefox. But currently, my search requests (e.g. "test") get redirected to Yahoo! and a land on the Yahoo! ...
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How do I search for “R” in software repositories? [on hold]

The name of R consist of only on letter, and searching for it does not provide anything useful. How do I efficiently search in package repositories (and on Google, for example) for information ...
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Adding a more powerful search to external site [on hold]

I am looking for any tool, process or utility to add an advance search functionality to a specific website. One idea was to copy the website locally (HTTrack) and then implement some form of advance ...
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How to find all HEX numbers in lots of text files with notepad++?

I have lots of text files and every file contains some HEX numbers which are 8 characters long. How do I find em all and copy into a new file?
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Grep on specific directory structures

What I'm trying to accomplish: Search for the regular expression \b\$\w+ in all .php files that fall under this directory structure: foo/templates/*.php bar/templates/*.php ...
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How to avoid Outlook searching the whole e-mail trail

I often use the Outlook 2010 search, and it's a great tool. However sometimes I have a conversation with many e-mail exchanges (e.g.10-20). Then when I search for a specific text, I get 10-20 ...
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Search mails with attachment that are not signatures

If I use the Quick Select functionality in Thunderbird to show only messages with an attachment, I get also shown all messages that have a PGP signature as attachment. This is totally useless for me, ...
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Remove permanent search suggestion from chrome

I have an entry in chrome that will not go away: When I do a search for a C# programming question, chrome wants to change my search to begin with c/#. If I open a new tab, start typing c# search ...
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Windows Search for Video Codecs

Is it possible to search a folder for all video files using a certain codec? I got a bunch of video files from people, and one of the codecs used by some is giving me problems. So I would like to ...
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Search for images by “has Geotag data”

I have tens of thousands of pictures that I took. Some have Geotag data in their EXIF, some don't. I want to run a search on my computer to find all images that have Geotag data. How can I accomplish ...
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Windows 7 network search enters “sleep mode”

At work we have set up a local network consisting of 10 PCs (1 server + 9 clients) all with Windows 7 so we can have a shared folder where we will store all our working files (mostly Excel, Word). ...
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One Windows 7 Machine will not search mapped network drive

I have a Windows 2008 domain with Windows 7 Pro desktops. On the first Windows 7 computer in Windows Explorer I can click on a mapped network drive, type in some text into the search box in the top ...
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Google Chrome is adding a slash to my searches

In google chrome (version 39.0.2138.3) when I enter a special text in the omnibar at the top it always suggests to add a '/' symbol. . Now I cannot press enter to search as I usually would because ...
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How do I liberate my mails from Lotus Notes for a better mail searching?

in my work environment i'm forced to use the mail programm Lotus Notes from IBM. This old Lady is very slow and has its quirks. For example the search for specific emails is really bad compared to ...
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Search on any at Recipients at IBM Lotus Noted Emails

I am using IBM Lotus Noted and I need very frequently search on Email recipients but can only search on the first name! Any possibility to make this search is applicable on any whether in "To" or ...
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web scraping import to local website

I'm looking for a way to search for a specific product on a website and extract data from it, but without going directly to this website, like from a local website that queries information and ...
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c# defaults to c/# in Chrome

Whenever I enter a search starting with c# in my browser bar at the top of chrome (which is very often), after I press enter, it changes to c/#. I have no idea why. It did not use to do this. It ...
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Whats the difference between windows search vs metro search

whats the basic difference between windows metro search and normal windows search at my computer,while i searched the files with respective to other drive locations its not visible in search items Is ...
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Best way to search for a string (text) in >10 large CSV files (250mb each)

I am wondering what's the best way or tool to search for a specific text or string in more than 10 large .csv files. Each file is 250mb in size. My idea was to write a powershell script, since I ...
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How do I search Outlook messages for colons, spaces or parentheses?

I have a few hundred messages that are all mostly identical. Each message has one of the following strings in the message body. foo:1 (bar) foo:2 (bar) I would like to find all messages with the ...
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Make Chrome prioritize history results over search suggestions in omnibox

On multiple occassions yesterday, I visited a website that had a word startlocal in it's title. Today, when I entered startlocal in the omnibox, I expected that website as a suggestion. Instead, I got ...
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Replacing part of a path name with search variable?

I'm not sure if I have used the right expression in the question, but the context totally slips my mind. I am trying to write a script to go to a student folder, depending on who is logged in, but I ...
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Making Windows Explorer to Search WebDAV Server using DASL

I am trying to setup search in a WebDAV repository in IIS 6 on Windows Server 2003 R2. I successfully configured WebDAV in IIS and enabled my repository indexing as described in Searching WebDAV ...
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I am trying to create a configuration file for Squidguard to rewrite Google search requests to append safe search

I am trying to configure a squidguard proxy server to rewrite search requests for Google to append the safe search tag (&safesearch...) at the end of the url. I have an SSL decryption module for ...
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Search for emails that begin a conversation in Outlook?

I would like to search for emails that: Arrived in a certain time frame. Were sent by a particular person. Started a conversation (e.g. were not replies). The first two are easy enough to achieve ...
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Win+F search doesn't work after Start Menu option change

In the "Customize Start Menu" in Windows 7, when I choose "don't search" under "Search other files and libraries" I would not expect this to affect anything but the start menu... but after this ...
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How to search and extract part of string in batch script?

I am pretty new to windows batch scripting and am having trouble to search and extract a portion of a string from a text file and display it out. Some samples data are shown below. The keyword for ...
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Application list doesn't spawn when I make a research

If I try to search an application, no list appears on the right side of the screen. I just get a number which indicates how many results I get, and the only thing I can do is hit enter to open launch ...
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How to find text files with a certain phrase (including quotation marks) on mac?

I want to find all text files containing source-code like class="some class". When using the Finder search, it is not working, seems like Finder is looking for "some class". Recommendations to other ...
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Windows 8.1 Search not working

I have files and shortcuts on my desktop, when I use the search feature in 8.1 and type in the name of a shortcut on my desktop, it does not find it. This use to work amazingly well in Windows 7. As ...
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Firefox - single word search

Within Firefox (17.0), if I use CTRL+F to search for the word "time", I only want the search to find "time", not other words that contain "time". For example "datetime". If I add a single or double ...
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Diagnosing Windows 7 Start Menu search delay

When I enter a search term into my WIndows 7 Start Menu search bar, it invariably takes 20 seconds before returning any results. I don't understand why this is taking so long. What can I make the ...
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Add Google Custom Search Engine to omnibox

I've created my Google Custom Search Engine here https://www.google.com/cse When I add it to omnibox with rightclick and try to use it I receive: It's not unexpectable because search url in that ...
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How to get summary or description of podcast in itunes Search API

I need to search podcasts by term and its result should contain summary of podcast. So, i tried with the following url ...
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How to make Microsoft Windows 7 Search display the actual Folder Location instead of some cryptic path?

I am very dissatisfied with the search offered by Windows 7 Explorer. Let me first explain what happens, and what I expect: I have a folder c:\test. When I use explorer-search and search for test, ...
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Search by Image ? more advanced properties? [on hold]

I am wondering if anyone might now how to add more qualities to the Search by Image utility.. i.e. such as * Within a Domain ( primarily ) Thank you so so much!!! Johanna! ...
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NotePad++ Get words with REGEX Pattern of Delimiters

I am currently using this REGEX to get whole words with a prefix of PRE_ \b(PRE_)\S* This works fine for most cases, but I would like to handle cases when a special character is part of the word, ...
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How to split long Google searches and combine them later?

I have a list of keywords, which change regularly. I would like to search Google for new occurrences of pairs of these keywords. keyword1, keyword2 keyword1, keyword3 I can construct a query ...
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Windows search alternative (to search inside Word documents) [closed]

I have a large collection of word files (about 100,000) which I use for work. Naturally, I need to search for files with specific content and these search tend to be rather complex, e.g. often need to ...
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Why does Windows 8 application search no longer match substrings?

When I first installed Windows 8, I could start an app by hitting the Windows key once to bring up the Start screen, and then typing a substring of the app's name. At some point since then, the ...
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Windows search can't find .lvm-files? (files created by Native Instruments' LabView)

I have gotten several files for several kinds of measurements. They were generated by some ADC (specific type does not matter) and the necessary software Labview, which are both made by Native ...
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Edit file from boot iso Arch Linux

I've messed up a startup script on my Arch Linux machine and I cannot boot into KDE anymore to disable it. Is there a way to delete (or move) that file from where it is so that the script will not ...
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Method to search multiple zip files (jar,war,ear,zip) for a folder

Is there an easy way to search Method to search multiple zip files (jar,war,ear,zip) for a folder? Some of these files may be in a maven like folder structure and not all in 1 folder.
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Windows 8, 8.1, 2012 R2: Search does not work correctly after joining local AD domain

Scenario: I do a fresh install of e.g. Windows 8.1 on a workstation. Then I create a temporary local user on this system -> searching in the start menu for e.g. "programs and features" (German: ...
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How search all pdfs in a folder and get a list of files containing the search entry

Using Adobe Reader, I can do an advanced search and find all the pdfs containing the search entry. However I can't seem to export text of the search results. I can highlight the names of the files ...
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Outlook 2007: how to search (filter) content of a search folder?

I'm using MS Outlook 2007 and I'm often working with search folders which show me a subset of all messages based on certain criteria. I have a search folder which lists all emails which are in my ...
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View most popular keywords used in conjunction with X

I know how to use Google trends to explore the popularity of keywords over time or resolved by the geographical region. I would however also be interested in finding out what other keywords are ...