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Is there a NetBeans formatter for eclipse?

My team uses NetBeans and has coalesced around NetBean's default formatting. Is there way to import NetBeans formatting rules for Java into Eclipse? There are a lot of Eclipse format plugins for ...
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How to break long lines in vim?

I have a quite big text file formed of blocks like Short line. Really long line. Short line. separated by empty lines, and I would like to use vim (on Linux) to break down the long lines and obtain ...
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How do you do an Excel format string that represents number of days in the times-apn

Let's say A1 contains a value which is the number of days in duration. Example: 17.121875 That number represents the number of days. I would like to use an excel format which ultimately makes it ...
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How to include HTML file in .docx file with sane styles?

I want to include the contents of an HTML file in a .docx file using Word 2010. The HTML file will contain generated content (so it doesn't necessarily have to be a HTML file, but generating RTF or ...
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Merge Multiple file using CMD

I have got plenty of *.cpp files in my directory. I have successfully merged file using the below command which i got from one of the sites online. for %f in (*.cpp) do type "%f" >> Merged.doc ...
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Equation or proper indexing in Microsoft Visio 2013

I am using Visio 2013 and I am trying to properly add an index to a variable c' (label of a square element) so that it is below the '. This is possible in Word 2013 using an equation, however I cannot ...
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What is the syntax of this text chunklet? [closed]

Canyou help me with this syntax? It start like: {kätkö\son\spiilotettu\sLinnainmaalle.\t\t\sfbhfiozönbiou(gseii¤hghioöghi/ejihohnbishgui ...
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Outlook 2010 calendar appointment - format text as HTML

Is there any way to create a calendar appointment or meeting request in Outlook 2010 and format the text as HTML (rather than Rich Text/RTF which seems to be the default)? When I create a new email ...
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How do I format a MAC address to be separated by colons?

In Excel 2013, I'd like to take the following MAC addresses and create a custom format mask to put colons separating every two characters. 80BE05AF20E0 C0F2FB0326E2 80BE05C52449 I've tried ...
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Manually editing Excel worksheet, need my edits to save as written in .csv without reformatting back

Here is my issue: I have exported about 2000 records from a database to manually clean up the dates attached to them. (It appears that someone exported these records before, then re-imported them ...
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Keep Rich Text Formatting in PDF text box

hopefully a quick question for you. I have a PDF that has printed lines, and I need to use a multiline text box to store all of the information. Using RTF, I found that a spacing of exactly 18 looks ...
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Table is malformed when opening IBM Notes documents

We have an IBM Notes client application where users store all kind of rich text information into notes documents, mostly it is pasted email conversations and some attachments. this is working fine in ...
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Excel formatting: how to format time periods?

I would like to format a time period like: 10:00 - 16:00 How do I? And can I do it without dates?
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MS Word 2010: Vertical line to paragraph

I have a timeline of events in my CV, where each event is described by a single paragraph. Some paragraphs are logically enclosed by others (such as an internship during studies), which I want to ...
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Double spacing in received emails while using Outlook

Using Outlook 2013 for composing an email, I see that the received email has double spaced. The reason that why Outlook generates such HTML message is explained in various websites, such as How to ...
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Open Office Calc - Stop date autoformatting

When I paste raw data into calc some of it converts to a date automatically (it is not date data, it simply contains a hyphen). This data is then lost because if i turn it back into text I get an ...
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How does Outlook determine if there are extra line breaks?

Outlook 2010 (32-bit) / Windows 7 I have a scenario where a plain-text email message is being interpreted incorrectly by Outlook and formatted strangely. On all other email clients, the message ...
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Word document page numbering

I have a Word 2013 (.docx) document and for some reason the page numbers have gone a bit loopy. I have a title page and then the main content. I have the following settings; In page number settings ...
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How can I let folder names display bold in Console2?

I am developing in Windows and am an active user of Console2. Is it possible for me to have my folder names show up in bold as opposed to being similar in formatting with my other files? Audtion ...
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LibreOffice Writer: Inserting a figure into a two column document

I edit a two column document in LibreOffice. I need to to add a figure (frame?) with a program listing. I want it to be of the width of two columns. I can make it either the width of a column (what ...
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keeping the formatting on a fillin field

I created a Word 2013 template, with a fillin field with references ({SET module {FILLIN "What Module do you want to install?"\o}}). Some of the reference locations have underlined formatting {REF ...
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modifying “style” of layout in word 2010

I have found that I can give all my footnotes the same font in Word 2010 in the Style window (selected from the right-click menu). Can I give them the same layout in a similar way? In my case, I'm ...
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How can I alphabatize the word TRUE in excel?

When I type the word TRUE in an excel cell, it centers it and when I try to alphabetize a column which includes TRUE it puts it at the bottom. How can I make excel treat the word true just as a word? ...
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Is there anyway to format negative numbers in red in a table in Powerpoint 2010?

I have tables of data and I want the negative numbers to show up in red (similar to what you would do in Excel). Does powerpoint have this capability?
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Very strange formatting of path coming out of BO

When using the web based version of business objects at work it says a certain path doesn't exist, while it most certainly does. An excel file is located at the end of this path where BO pulls data ...
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Formula does not show superscript character

I have a formula which I want to show a result which includes a superscript character, but I cannot get said character as superscript. Normally I would just enter text into a cell and I can select ...
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Word Math formatting

I'm unsure of the correct terminology so I will have to use images to describe what I am after. If I have an equation with multiple steps, I want to format it to keep the equation in line over ...
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Can a browser apply coumns to text without columned html?

I would like my browser to take text served as one column and make multiple columns for easier reading. Ideally I'd like to continue using Firefox in either Windows 7 or OpenSUSE 13.1, but am open to ...
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How to make endnotes with brackets in Word?

In a Word document, I insert endnotes, that go at the end of the document. How can I have the endnotes with brackets [1] like this [2] ? I have Office Pro Plus 2010.
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StackExchange Number Format in Excel

I've grown to love the StackExchange number format for question views: after a particular question passes 1000 views, the view count is displayed as 1k. This format has become second-nature to me, ...
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Formatting data with regular expressions?

I wanted to format numbers all being exactly 8 digits long to to strings formatted like german date. E.g. 15081997 -> 15.08.1997 01012014 -> 01.01.2014 99999999 -> 99.99.9999 00000000 -> ...
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choosing first tab char of line in .txt file and repalce it by new line char in notepad++

I have a .txt file like this: ali is a writer ahmad is an instructor Note: Space between words are created by Tab and need to change it to this form: ali is a writer ahmad is an ...
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Utility to format text file into fixed width for Readme file

We have a number of plain text, MS word, and pdf documents that we want to be formatted in fixed width / fixed cols format in a plain text file, similar to many readmes found out in the wild. I have ...
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Centering a line of text in MS Word, but only centered about a portion of the line

I have a table whose column entries I would like centered, like in this link: However, I want all the numbers to be beneath each other, like this: The only way I could get it to look proper is ...
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How to space or control the line numbers in Notepad++

I am doing some data entry and each entry has about 5 or 6 lines. I would like each data entry to be labeled per the line numbers in notepad. Here is an example image. In this image I would like ...
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Copy formatted tabbed table trimmed in excel

I have a texteditor logbook and need also to copy the contents into an excelsheet. Logbook content: 01.01.2000 ---------- Entry One.\t\t\t\t\t8 Hours Entry Two.\t\t\t\t\t20 Minutes ...
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Can I create different versions of a heading format in Word 2013?

I'm creating a rather large document and I'm doing my best to use best practices by employing Word's styles to keep all of my formatting consistent. I'm running into one issue, though: I need some of ...
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Can I create two separate columns in a word file?

I can create two columns in my word file, however I want each column to be separated from the other. What I am trying to accomplish is text down the left side column and pictures on the right side, ...
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How can I add a paragraph directly after Word table?

If I have a document with a table in it, how do I add a new paragraph directly after the table? For example: Note the cross reference (which is a hyperlink) back to Heading 1b. The only way I've ...
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Automatic reformatting of an email: toppost→bottompost

I prefer replies to emails to be formatted as "quote first, then answer" instead of top-posting. When I reply to a top-posted reply, I sometimes manually reformat the email to make it fully ...
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TEXT() function not padding as expected in Excel 2010

I have an Excel worksheet that has three pages: "Eingaben" / Input - the user types in some data "Export" - the data is formatted and padded for PRN file Export "Konstante" - contains some constant ...
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LibreOffice Calc time formatting trouble

I'm calculating a time sheet with LibreOffice with this SUM column. 00:00 08:00 08:00 08:00 08:00 08:00 00:00 04:00:00 PM The printing format of the bottom row is Time 876613:37:46 but that's not ...
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How to format a string substitute, or a text line, in Vim?

Is it possible to format the replacement string when substituting a match with Vim? Say I have a file with a 2-column table, where the entries in each row are separated with a space. The entries (and ...
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Source code line endings in LibreOffice Writer

I have a paragraph style called "Source". It has no spacing above and below, and it uses a mono-space font and gray background. I want to paste text with some longer lines into my document and it ...
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How to prevent Excel to use the OS regional settings for date patterns in formulas

According to this question I have the following problem: I want to use some Excel function (not the cell formatting) like TEXT(A1, {date_pattern}) But the person who answer my previous question make ...
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Libreoffice: format field yyyymmdd to date

How can I format a field value like 20140226 to 2014-02-26 in LibreOffice? If I use the format cell option I get strange values.
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Clear table shading in Word

I have a document with 137 tables all shaded a horrible blue and 3D style that makes them take up too much space. How do I at least get rid of the shading on them all at the same time? It would be ...
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In two columns layout, how to keep text in each column separate from the other?

I am editing odt document in LibreOffice Writer. I have the following, very simple layout, it looks like this: I would like to text in each column to stay separate from the other column. So the ...
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How do I check if the document formatting is right?

I have to submit a paper to a competition. They have strict rules on the formatting that is to be used. For example, the size of the font, the margin, the space between the paragraph and so on. I ...
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How can I turn off the page numbering for page 1 / title page only in Libre Office?

The title pretty much asks the question. I don't know how it happened that all of my pages have a "First Page" footer, but so 'tis. So: How can I get rid of the page number on page 1 / title page ...