The process of wrapping a string (or strings) on a screen between two width bounds. The resulting text is either split per-character, or per-word.

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Emacs freezes on long line wrapping of shell / REPL output

I have a constant problem with Emacs that it cannot handle the long line-wrapped printouts in RELP or shell mode. The Emacs process starts running on full CPU and is almost completely unresponsive ...
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Multiline find and replace wrapper with wildcard inside

I'm trying to put a wrapper around a bunch of fields that already exist. I want to convert this: <div class="editor-label"> @Html.LabelFor(Function(model) model.FirstName) </div> ...
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Excel 2007 “Wrap Text” button won't “de-wrap” certain cells

I have an excel document where after clicking on a cell that is apparently wrapping text, I can't simply click the Home Ribbon's "Wrap Text" button to stop wrapping. Repeatedly clicking the "Wrap ...
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Excel 2010 Pivot Formatting - Can't indent and wrap fields?

When working with pivot tables in Excel 2010, I want to show my pivot in compact form, with each field being indented as you move through the data, like so: However, some of my data strings are ...
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Word: remove space before paragraph with picture

I'm writing a paper and adding charts surrounded by the text has been quite a pain. Currently I have one chart that sits in the top left corner of a page. There is approximately 4 cm left after the ...
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wrap for unspaced languages in emacs

Emacs has a nice wrapping mode called visual-line-mode that is pretty good at sensibly wrapping text. However, it depends almost completely on spaces, which causes the below failure in unspaced ...
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How can I switch line-wrapping on and off from within less

I know I can run less -S and avoid long line wrapping. But can I switch wrapping on and off from within less?
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gedit - soft wrap text at 80 characters?

In gedit, is there any way to have the text soft-wrap at a certain column (e.g. 80 characters) rather than at the right edge of the window?
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I copypasted text from pdf to word , but it s not filling up the whole space(all lines) how do i make it “spread” over the page?

how do i make the text spread over the page? I copypasted text from pdf to word , but it s not filling up the whole space(all lines) how do i make it "spread" over the page?
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How to avoid wordwrap in powershell ise output pane

When I execute a command that gives huge output, infact it is log of a running server, I see that PowerShell ISE output pane is automatically wrapping the text to around half of the screen width when ...
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vim: modifying automatic textwrap in txt files?

I use the firefox plugin pentadactyl for firefox, which adds a vim-like structure to firefox. One nifty feature I found the other day is in textboxes you can use ctrl-i to open vim and on saveclose it ...
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Tweak the TextMate's soft wrap

I don't know if this can be done globally or only in concrete bundles. If so, I'm interested in doing it only in the LaTeX files (LaTeX bundle then). If the solution only works globally, well, no ...
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Formatting a bullet list when text wrapped next to an image

I can't find any combination of list formatting and default or custom text-wrap settings where, for item 4, the second line of text lines up correctly - i.e. where the 'n' lines up with the 'S' as ...
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Disable wrap/increase width buffer

I have looked at the settings and the ConEmu project wiki but I am not able to find how to turn off wrapping or increase the width buffer so that the text written on the console appears on one single ...
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Vim: wrap/indent/prefix mail lines with “alice> ” and “bob> ”

In a mail thread, Alice and Bob both sent me mail with incredibly long lines. I would like to send a reply that looks like this: alice> blah blah blah, foo dee bar dee baz, ho hum and then ...
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Can I get text wrapping with “Through” to completely surround an irregular shape?

I'm trying to get text to wrap around an irregular shape using the "Through" text wrapping option, but it can't seem to fill in space between two parts of the image sticking out of the bottom. ...
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Want to wrap to 80 characters in Outlook, just like Gmail does to emails sent as Plain Text

I want to wrap to 80 characters in Outlook, just like Gmail does to emails sent as Plain Text. Apart from Gmail, this feature also works in Evolution email client in Ubuntu OS and Apple Mail in Mac ...
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Sublime Text 2 - insert breaks to match current wrapping?

Is there an automated way to insert line breaks at every point where the text is currently wrapping? After this operation, no lines should be wrapped, but it should look visually identical.
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Safari iOS soft wrap text on zoom in

Is there a way to get Safari/other browsers on iOS device to soft wrap text on zoom in with gestures ? On iOS devices, I tried Safari, Opera Mini, Mercury Browser, but none soft wraps the page on ...
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how to permanently change the default wrapping for HTML files in Aquamacs?

The default wrapping for HTML files in Aquamacs (Options -> Line Wrapping) is set to Break Lines (AutoFill) at 70. I can change it, e.g. to Wrap, per buffer (file). But this doesn't change it for ...
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Preserve indent space for wrapped line in Word

I like to print out my code sometimes, so I was wondering if there was a way to get Word (2007 for me) to automatically preserve the amount of tab space for the whole of a wrapped line. ...
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Tell Thunderbird not to truncate or wrap lines when sending email

When I compose and send an email (I always write plain-text emails) in Thunderbird, it always truncates my sentences and adds line breaks in the middle of my sentences. How do I turn this feature ...
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wrap selection around … in notepad++

Is there any way to wrap the selected text in ',",),},],> or around any symbol in notepad++? I have looked around all of the plugins but there is nothing similar to what Textmate or eclipse can do.
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Text wrap messed in Gmail [closed]

If I create an email in Gmail containing: You can run this: command number 1 command number 2 to another email address, then the email comes through fine. If I then, still in Gmail, I reply to the ...
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Prevent text wrapping in data table (Excel charts)

Is there some way to prevent text wrapping of long headers with no spaces in the data table of a chart? I was hoping to find a "Shrink to fit" feature, like the one that can be applied to cell ...
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Excel 2007: Possible to Wrap Text But Not Split Words?

Is it possible to use the wrap text option in an Excel cell but not have it split words when autoresizing? For example, if I have this text in a cell "This is my column title", it would be okay when ...
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Bash Prompt Loses Characters

After writing a new prompt for Bash, I noticed that one character of my commands were being lost when it wrapped to the new line. Here is an image of the example (I typed 1234567890 over and over): ...
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Hard wrapping in vim without joining

Vim newbie here. How can I hard wrap plain text in vim (inserting actual linebreaks), respecting word boundaries, without joining existing lines? For example, given this: Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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wrapping long bash commands in script files

How do you wrap a long command to the next line within a bash script file? As a simple example, I want to run the command "pushd . && cd /foo/bar && ls && popd" From the ...
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how to make bash not to wrap output?

Whenever some command generates long lines as output ( for example, when ls -l a folder which contains files with long names ), the long lines are wrapped to next line, thus messing up the column ...
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How to create a multi-line node in Freemind?

How can I create a multi-line node in Freemind? I don't need any formatting, just wrapped text.
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Why can't I wrap text around grouped images in Word?

When I paste two images into Microsoft Word and I set Wrap Text To Square: and then group them so they stick nicely together, I can no longer Wrap Text around this newly grouped image. Any ...
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Does any Linux X terminal update line-wrapping on resize?

The Mac OSX Terminal will re-wrap lines when the window is resized. Is this functionality available in any terminal emulator for Linux? I'd prefer to do this with terminals like gnome-terminal that ...
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Notepad++: How to wrap selected text in brackets, parenthesis, quotes?

I'm used to textmate and I'm looking for an editor on Windows that supports this. Notepad++ seems cool, but I when I have some text selected and type an opening bracket it replaces the text with the ...
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How to disable line wrap in TextEdit

I can not find a settings in TextEdit to disable line wrap. I have found only wrap to page/window.
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How can I set text wrapping on an Excel chart in Word 2007?

Title says it all realy. I'd like to apply square text wrapping to an Excel chart inserted into my document. The normal options don't seem to exist. Is there any way of doing this other than inserting ...