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How to sync thunderbird message tags between different TB clients

I have TB clients (v17.0.8) accross several machines (work, home,...) and I usually use tags to classify messages. However, TB is not syncing these tags accross the different clients (starring ...
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How To Get Vim to follow DokuWiki Links

I enjoy using CTags to quickly jump to a file and back using CTRL-] and CTRL-T. I would like to have something similar when editing DokuWiki files. In other words I have something like this in file ...
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Programmatically changing filenames without breaking shortcuts

I have a folder with several gigabytes of mashups. They are are all mp3s and named like this "title [remixer]". The artist tag is "artist1 vs. artist2 vs ..." and the title tag is exactly like the ...
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How to modify CDDB tags easily on ripping under linux?

my situation: I have a linux box and I want to rip and encode some CDs. The CDs contain music for dancing, so the exact speed is sometimes needed (Bars per minute). For now I am using ripit with CDDB ...
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Which type of cover is album cover?

I am using this software called mp3tag and I don't know if it's the right forum but it's clearly not their forum cause it's more about ID3 tags. Say I have a song. I have a band cover, an album cover, ...
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Firefox Extension To Save To Folder Named After Text On Webpage

I am wanting to find or create a Firefox Extension that can create and save to a folder, based upon the text in a page's tag. I would want it to do the following: Check the page's html for a ...
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Can't edit MP3 tags like artist or title

I try to edit the tags of MP3 files and I found that some of the file cannot be edited. Here's the procedure when I edit the information of the MP3 file: Right click the MP3 file in Windows ...
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Tagging files in Windows 7

Is there a way to enable file tagging in Windows 7 like it was possible with XP? I think all the file properties are handled by the file system, not the OS itself, so there must be some registry fix ...
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How to automatically fix MP3 Genre and Year tags?

All the Artist/Album tags on my MP3 collection are fine, but the Genres and Year tags are all horrendous. For Genre, songs just seem to be all over the place. It classifies Iron Maiden is ...
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Is it possible to rename tags in Firefox?

I am using firefox 17.0.4. I have quite a large set of bookmarks and have tagged them based on topic. Recently I found that some of the tags I have marked as UMI; which should have been UML. Is ...
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Name suggestions stopped working in Picasa 3.9

Today, I've upgraded to Picasa 3.9 and name suggestions stopped working as before. When I was adding person to a photo, there was a list of suggested names ordered by highest probability. The same ...
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maximum number of shadow copies that a windows sever system can maintain for each volume?

From my mcsa book it is 64 copies for each volume. Although I am not sure exactly what this means? Does it mean 64 shadow back ups of every file on the volume? Or does it mean only 64 files can ...
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Audio file tagging/renaming

I would like to properly tag my music collection in the following way: Filename: Artist - Song Title - Key(Original Key) - BPM - Genre Tags: The tags match above(each token above is a id tag). Is ...
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How can I edit many music files in the same unique way? [duplicate]

I have a lot of audio files that I want to change in different ways depending on which ones they are. Is there a way on Windows 7 or a program that can do the following? Turn all lower cased files ...
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Universally fix/re-embed embedded album art?

Hi I recently tried adding my music collection to XBMC and was (re)incensed when I saw that yet another program didn't recognize more than 50% of the album art in my collection (I have had this ...
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Using Calibre to insert metadata for iTunes PDF books

I'm looking for a quick way to add/edit metadata for PDF books. I'm hoping that there's already a program out there (I really don't want to write it myself) to search and insert metadata into PDF ...
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How does windows tag a file?

When a jpeg is tagged using something like MS photo gallery, does the file get updated or does windows store tagging information somewhere separate. The reason I ask is I am backing up photos and ...
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HTML video tag not showing on source of some websites

Why is it that every time I try to view the source of a website that plays HTML 5 video (like YouTube), I don't see the HTML video tag? For example, on this site: ...
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Tagging files/folders for MacOS X AND Windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: tag based file organizer I'm searching for a tool which allows me to add tags to files in MacOS X (10.6.8) and in Windows XP (or Win 7). The tags shall be readable ...
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What's a cross-platform solution for tagging files on a USB drive?

I'd like to add custom search tags for Spotlight, Windows Search, and Linux Beagle, all on the same NTFS-formatted USB drive. What's the closest software solution to this?
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Removing artist name from under song name in iTunes album view?

I have a ton of music in my iTunes (Windows). When I go into Album View (or any view that has songs isolated by Album), in some random albums the song artist/composer is listed under the song. 99% of ...
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Is it possible merging a people database from a different picasa installation into another

I have two different picasa installations with different people name tags. Some people are as well in the one Db as in the other, but on different pictures. I would like to integrate the tag ...
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Aptana issues with HTML and PHP code

I use Aptana Studio 3 and I have two questions: The index file of my website is a PHP file and in this file I use HTML code and some php scripts. Aptana recognizes the PHP code and allow me to ...
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Software for tagging arbitrary files [closed]

I'd like a program that allows me to tag and organize arbitrary binary files, without having to modify them or move them around. Also, the files could be stored on a local HDD or on a DVD or any other ...
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Tagging or defining automatically in an Excel or Libre office spreadsheet?

I want to review and sort my expenditures in a spreadsheet where I have all my transactions listed. Is there a way to automatically label or tag to categorize the transactions like in a budget ...
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Tagging E-Mails via several mail clients

Thunderbird provides the ability to tag emails with keywords. This also works in IMAP folders. How does thunderbird do this? As far as I can see, the source code of the mail does not contain the ...
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Can Xbox Music be configured to recognize “Band Name” and “The Band Name” as the same band?

In Xbox Music, "Band Name" and "The Band Name" are grouped as two different bands. This can be frustrating, especially if the band's name starts with a letter nowhere near "T". As a corollary, can ...
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Tag Descriptions in Evernote?

In Evernote, is it possible to add descriptions to the tags that we use? Something similar to the tag descriptions and tag wiki that we have in SE sites? If yes, where can I find them and how can I ...
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MP3 file recognition, tagging, renaming [closed]

I have a bunch of MP3s with nonsensical/incorrect file names and only a few tags. Is there software out there that will read each file, find out the right tags, replace them and use the tags to make ...
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Fix unkown FLV meta tag

I downloaded a 230 MB file that I know the length of (40 min), but it only played for 22 min, then it exited. When I checked it with flvmeta it gave me an error about an unkown tag. How can I fix ...
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Windows 7 x64 explorer and MS Office 2010 “recent authors” issue

How to remove recent authors entries that show up as soon as you start typing in windows explorer on .docx files?
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People tagging in photos in Linux

I have recently started (once again) to fiddle around with Linux, currently running Kubuntu 12.04. I have a rather big library of Photos, a lot of which have people tags set up in Windows Live ...
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Assign category with a button (not toggle)

The Home/Categorize option in ribbon on Outlook 2010 toggles categories. If a group of mails is selected where some of the mails already have the selected category assigned then the action removes the ...
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Windows tool to help tag a file by renaming it?

I'm looking for a tool like Tabbles which lets me tag a file. The problem with Tabbles, is that it's very platform dependent and it's not portable. If I tag a file with it and pass on the same file to ...
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CSS Taglist for gedit 3.4

How do we install/integrate CSS tag list in ubuntu 12.04, so that we can get the info of tags in the gedit text-editor? Where to get the tags xml files from ? and where to place them ? Does anyone ...
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Removing unwanted tags from picasa

Before Picasa added its face finding feature I had tagged a lot of photos with names of people. Now I want to remove all these tags is there any easy way to view all teh tags currently in use by ...
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Sort music files by disc number in Vista

I'm working under Vista and the problem is—I can see disc number of track in Winamp or other multimedia player, but I cannot sort files by disc number in Windows Explorer. I've scanned through the ...
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File manager with tags and video preview

Is there a tagged file manager with video previews that you get in the normal windows explorer? I tried these tagged file managers and none of them have a video preview for videos, often showing ...
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Is there an acoustic fingerprint tagging for audiobooks in mp3 format?

I am looking for a linux-based solution that will automatically tag my audiobooks, which are mp3 files. I do not want my audiobooks listed as music, this makes the music libary very messy. There is ...
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How to add tags to mp3 files to make them searchable by tag and combinations of tags?

I have a collection of mp3s where each one is described with a series of 1-6 words that describe the characteristics of the song. Currently, I have merely added these words to the end of the file's ...
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Best approach to doing automatic analysis of sets of tags in Excel/Access/or similar?

I have a large set of open-ended responses to a survey (~10,000), and each has been assigned a set of tags representing what the person has said in the response. This data is sitting in an Excel ...
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How do I change priority of firefox address bar suggestions to tags?

I have a heavily tagged bookmark collection, and searching it by tags is much more relevant than by url, title or history. Is there a way to make tags a priority, so when I type in address bar, I ...
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Searchable tags in Excel?

I'm building a database of spiders, organizing them by name, country, and region within that country. The problem is that many of the spiders exist in multiple countries and regions within that ...
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Tagging mp3 files [closed]

I'm looking for a easy to use mp3 tagging program for osx, does anyone have a suggestion? Note: cmd line programs are ok, but I'd rather have something with a UI.
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Removing HTML tags in Notepad++

I'm trying to remove some tags using the Find and Replace feature of Notepad++. What I'm trying to remove for example is <num> and </num>. Right now I'd input <num> and replace it, ...
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Conky only appears in first tag in awesome?

When I start conky in my awesome desktop environment, conky only shows up in my first tag. Same situation occurs when I start pcmanfm with --desktop params. Only first tag has a Desktop, but the ...
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Automate subject in Apple's Mail.app

At the company I work with, we use [client-domain.com] prefixes before the actual subject line of emails as kind of a rough tagging system. Is there any way that one could automate this so when I ...
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How to add tags to files in Windows 7 so that they appear in search results

In Windows 7, I want to add tags to my files (PDF, Word, Images etc) so that they appear directly in the search results, regardless of their content, title etc. This link shows how to search by tag, ...
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“Universal Metadata” tagging for various file types

I'm trying to find some application that allows me to easily add/modify metadata for various files such as PDF, MKV, DOCX, MP3, PNG, JPG etc. All these types of files (and a lot more) support ...
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How do I catalog/access eBook files in their original location?

I am looking for a way to assign tags to existing .pdf's (or other ebook files formats) without having to modify/move/copy any of them, on Windows. This is due to me already having them in an ...