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Converting a .txt file with tab as separators into a excel spreadsheet

I have lines of data in a text file where each entry is separated by tab. I want them in different columns and each line to form a separate row in excel. I tried using Data > Import but it all comes ...
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Google Chrome tabs freeze and turn white when I try drag them in to a separate window

Google Chrome tabs freeze and turn white when I try drag them in to a separate window. I have to press control alt delete to unfreeze chrome. I have tried re installing, it still breaks. I have ...
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Alt Tab stuck down without pressing any keys - Windows 7

I have the weirdest problem, but it's not on a PC I regularly use and is extremely intermittent - maybe happening once a month or so, and always during a power point presentation. The Alt Tab key ...
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Character size and spacing in Word 2013

I am creating a questionnaire in Microsoft Word 2013 which includes lots of questions and a check box at the end. Since not all characters are the same size the check boxes do not line up, how do I ...
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Tab Mix Plus option Reload Every (seconds-minutes) is listed but its contents are empty

If this question has been asked and answered before I am sorry for this post (new here first time). In FireFox using the Tab Mix Plus addon, there is an option to reload a tab every few seconds to ...
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Reformatting vim files

SOLVED, see my answer. However, I figure this question is still a good learning exp for other novices like myself So I am working on this project, but I am working on it both at home and at work. ...
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Creating a list with guided lines in Libre Office

I created the following list using Libre Office manually. That means I created the dotted line by pressing the dot character repeatedly (or keeping it pressed for some time) but anyway I am unable to ...
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Directory auto completion in bash scripts

Bash scripting newbie here writing my first script to copy a directory of pictures from one place to another. #!/bin/bash # Moves picture directories cp -R /path/to/pictures/$1 ...
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How do I turn a popup window into a tab in chrome ON mac?

This is driving me nuts. I used to be able to cast my pluralsight videos using chrome cast by turning the pop up into a tab in windows. Can't figure out how to do this on mac yet. If not this how can ...
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how to remove apps tab in the same line as chrome logo and most visited? (google chrome)

How do I remove the apps tabs in my Google chrome? (See image below) By the way, those two app tabs are empty. I have already tried to right click on them, but that did not do what I wanted, since ...
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Issues when dwm was patched with tab and pango

I have patched dwm 6.0 with dwm-6.0-pertag-tab-v2a.diff and dwm-6.0-pango.diff. The topbar works correctly with true font type (Sans). But the tabbar is blank without title. How to fix this? I have no ...
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Open Gmail message images in OS X Safari in new tab, not download?

The problem is that images embedded in emails (such as when sent from an iPhone) are not shown "properly" in Gmail in OS X Safari, i.e. they are shown at probably 100%, which is almost always ...
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Restricting MSYS (Bash) auto-completion to current directory

I'm using MSYS on Windows 7 and I really enjoy the TAB auto-completion feature of the bash console. However it appears that this feature queries all directories in Windows' $PATH variable, requiring ...
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Short cut to move in sub-mask in MS-Access

I have a mask with 3 different sub-masks in this layout main (level 0) submask1 (level 1) submask2 (level 1) submask3 (level 1) when I use to entry data I can move the cursor using TAB. After ...
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How to get new tab/link opened on the right of the current tabs in Chrome web browser?

Currently when new link is opened, the new tab is open right next to the current tab. What I need is that it should appear at the end of the current tabs as below snapshot (position #2 instead of ...
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windows 7 - no longer able to tab between fields in QB

There must have been an update installed without me knowing about it. Today for the first time ever, pushing TAB to go between fields in Quickbooks no longer works - it brings up a totally new screen ...
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Firefox: How to get my home page in new tabs, instead of the recent sites 'tiles' thing :(

In Firefox 25 (running on Windows 7), I have the following Startup settings: When Firefox starts = 'Show my home page' Home Page = (URL of the site I want) So when I click on the Home button, I ...
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Controling number of spaces per tab character in openoffice

I want to print a program file from OpenOffice Writer, so I use a mono font and adjust size and margins to my liking. The indentation in the program file is based on tab characters, so I would like to ...
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How to make PuTTY display tabs within a file instead of changing them to spaces?

I have a problem with PuTTY: whenever I SSH into a UNIX computer using PuTTY on my Windows PC and I try to browse files, everything looks fine, but my tab delimited files appear to have spaces instead ...
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Start chrome without reloading the pinned tabs

I have about 5-6 pinned tabs, e.g. gmail, facebook, stackexchange, calendar, etc.., and every time I start Chrome, the browser tries to reload all those pinned tabs. This takes my bandwidth and slow ...
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sort tab delimited text fields involving spaces

I am having difficulty with the Unix sort command when tab delimited fields are introduced. If a file test.txt contains: Hello (2) Hello (1) Hello applying a sort: sort test.txt produces the ...
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Need to keep click View Ruler to set another Tab Stop, is this working as intended?

I keep having to close/open View Ruler after clicking the body of the doc in order to set another Tab stop. Is this working as intended?
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Google Chrome Undo Closed Tab Command

I would like to set up a button or the combination of button to undo recently closed tab in Google Chrome. I know on mac you can do this, but I want it on PC. Is there any way to make this option ...
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What will happen if i delete /dev folder [closed]

What will happen if I delete the /dev folder? I have a rooted android tab and I want to delete that folder since that is a system folder, I dare not delete it until I get required info. The ...
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emacs global-set-key C-i

I want to remap a few commands in emacs as follows: (global-set-key "\C-i" 'backward-word) (global-set-key "\C-o" 'forward-word) This works well except the [TAB] key is somehow bound to C-i as well ...
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A new tab appears and dissapears in Chrome as soon as I start working on the computer

Recently I noticed that when using Chrrome with some tabs open (Facebook on one of them), sometimes when I come back to the computer, I see a new tab with Facebook page on it, but it emmidiately ...
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Customize new tab page in Firefox

I am trying to customize the tab groups in the new version of Firefox. Is it possible to customize the new tab page in Firefox so that each tab group has its own pages or thumbnails? Edit: I use ...
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Jumping to certain tab by typing title text with autocomplete menu in Chrome

Is there a way or some addon so that I can jump to certain tab by typing the title text with auto-complete menu in Chrome? It get's a bit messy when there are too many tabs.
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Firefox disable cycle between start-end of tabs with Ctrl+Tab?

How can I disable the cyclic nature of Ctrl+Tab in Firefox? Currently if I press Ctrl+Tab again and again, repeatedly, when I hit the last tab, and press again, Firefox goes to the first tab. How can ...
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How to disable zsh tab completion for NFS dirs?

I use zsh and its tab completion. When I accidentally hit tab in a (slow) NFS dir, zsh takes way too long. Even worse, if the NFS is down, and I hit /mnt/[tab], my whole shell locks up. How can I ...
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In Chrome change tabs using one key only

Is there a way, using Chrome, to change tabs using just one key? I wish I could use F2 and F3 for past and next tab. Today I can use Ctrl(CMD)+Tab or Ctrl(CMD)+Shift+Tab which is a pain! I walked ...
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IE - New Tab appearing with black background

I don't remember exactly what I customized/personalized in my system. The problem now is that the 'New Tab' in IE 10 is appearing with a black background as shown below: How do I revert back/fix ...
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How can I merge multiple cells back into one?

I need to take content from an Excel spreadsheet (see below for example), that takes up about 20 cells, and paste it into one cell. I've tried pasting it into a word or notepad documents, and then ...
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Checkmark next to website title in browser tab?

I'm developing a site on my local machine, and on every browser after the document is ready a checkmark is prepended to the corresponding tab. There is a noticeable small delay before this ...
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How can I make OSX terminal tab names the same as .ssh/config host aliases

Setting up a .ssh/config is a great time saver. The host aliases with user defined names make it easier keep track servers and key files. However, the OSX terminal tab names are displaying what ever ...
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How to use Tab key to indent within a textfield (instead of jumping to next element)? [duplicate]

An issue that bothers me a while, which I could never found out: Is there any key / shortcut that I can use to add an indent by TAB key within an input text field (HTML). Like the one I am writing ...
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How to prevent Opera to switch to Download tab ? How to disable the download tab?

How to prevent Opera to switch to Download tab ? How to disable the download tab ?
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In Notepad++, when i close a file and reopen it, 4 space tabs turn into 2 spaces. How can i fix this?

This happens all the time. It screws up my formatting... If i make a tab 2 times (8 spaces) it will turn to one tab (4 spaces) and 1 tab turns to 2 spaces etc. Does anyone know how to fix this?
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Safari: how to directly jump from 'omnibox' (ie. 'smart search field') to search results (as in Chrome)?

In Chrome, TAB takes you directly from 'omnibox' to search results. This doesn't seem to be the case in Safari (it takes ~12 TABs). Is there any way to remedy this?
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Is there a way to sort Eclipse tabs by activity

Eclipse is really slow to open and close tabs (and do anything really) so I tend to never close the tabs. This means that the 6 tabs that you can see are generally not the files I am actually editing, ...
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How do I set FireFox 10.0.7 to always open link in new tab?

I am wondering if there is a way in FireFox 10.0.7 to set the it so every time I click on a link it opens it in a new tab. I went to configuration mania and options and could not find it anywhere. I ...
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Random tab, auto complete in case of identical file name beginning?

Lets say I have multiple files in a directory which all start with the same string $ ls fileAA234 fileAA247 fileAA255 fileAA264 fileAA269 fileAA277 fileAA285 fileAA294 Often, when browsing such ...
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How to stick back Google Chrome window to its parent window?

In Google Chrome browser, we can make a tab to open in a new window by dragging it and releasing. In reverse, is there any way to stick the opened windows back to its parent window as a tab?
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Is there a --remote option for vim (not gVim) in cygwin?

I am trying to open a file in a new tab in an already running console Vim session. This functionality is available in gVim via the --remote-tab-silent option. If this is not possible, I was wondering ...
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Windows XP- Service Pack 3- Textpad 6.1 issue

I have installed Textpad 6 on my machine and whenever I open a document with textpad, a new blank tab opens by default and cursor points to the blank file. I have to manually point to my document and ...
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How to force Chrome to open all links in the current tab?

How can I force Chrome to open all links in the current tab? Does anyone know if there is an extension for that? It's very annoying that every time I click on links they are be opened in new tabs. ...
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Tab Key Randomly stops working, Why?

At times, the tab randomly stops working. Once I restart the computer it's working again. Has anyone seen something like this before? I'm using a TypeMatrix keyboard. Intel(R) Core 2 Duo CPU ...
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Shortcut or button to toggle space or tab as subsequent indentation character in Notepad++?

I would like to have either a keyboard shortcut or a toolbar button that toggles if I use tabs (ie tab key for indentation) or make notepad++ use spaces instead. Would be nice extra if a toolbar ...
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Close tab by double-click in Safari

How can I close a selected tab by double-clicking on the tab header in Safari?
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How to open a set of tabs together quickly?

How to open a set of tabs together quickly? I normally use "Pin Tab" in a session, and if Chrome is closed normally, the previous set of pinned tabs will be opened pinned automatically next time. ...