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Add only working days in grid style using Microsoft Excel

I like to have a calendar date view of the five working days in Excel. I manually built a first row with dates from 30th July 2018 to 3rd Aug 2018 (Mon to Fri, which are working days) and a second ...
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Create a new document from a .dotm template on a weekly basis

At my workplace, we need to write a report on a weekly basis to document what we have gotten done during that time period. For that, we have a MS Word template which uses VBA code to fill in date ...
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Can I hide a whole paragraph using Conditional Text Automation in Microsoft Word

I have a MS Word document shared between different projects. Some paragraphs only apply to some specific projects, so I'd like to hide them using custom fields. I found this interesting page explaing ...
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How can I obtain all font files for fonts I use in an Impress presentation?

I want to have a(n installable) copy of all the fonts I use in a LibreOffice Impress presentation I'm writing. I don't think LibreOffice has any UI to make that happen, so I'm fine with doing it "on ...
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How to automatically save zipped email attachments, decompress to csv and convert to graphs?

I work at Van 't Hek, a Dutch company which is specialized in all sorts of foundation works (drilled/prefab piles, sheet piles, etc). I'm actually autocad engineer, but I have in multiple computer-...
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automate software/page feature/notepad++ feature?

I'm wondering if there's something I can use to make something easier, it's easier if I explaint through an example. I'm working on a stats change in RPG Maker, and for this feature to work I need to ...
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Batch make powerpoint titles

I am trying to make a powepoint that has a lot of slides. i would like to know if there is a way to "import" all my words and make each line a title of a slide. also, if anyone knows a way to do the ...
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Batch file to automate a task

I run a job that creates 35 text files. The problem is I need to transmit these files after they are created, but before I can send them I need to go into each file and remove a space in order for the ...
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Text Macros For Chrome

I am not really what this would be called or what to search for, so I apologize if this has been answered before... I am a software developer, so as an example, I am going to use a function call, but ...
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Document with ability to change only certain words?

I am creating an contract template. Instead of highlighting words which needs to be changes each time new contract is created, I'd like to have a fixed and changeable text. How can I create a Word ...
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Is there a way to change the page styles of a range of pages in Libre Office?

I copied in pages to a target document from source documents which had page 1 (which was the page I was always cutting from) set to "First Page" style. This caused all my pages in the target document ...
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Automated merging of PDF graphs [duplicate]

Is it possible combine PDF graphs automatically? I have similarly named files in 4 different directories. I have been reading about Ghostscript, imageMagick and PDFtk but I am not sure which is the ...
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Is there a good way to “automatically” scan business documents?

My parents own a relatively small machine shop and would like a way to have documents such as purchase orders and invoices scanned into a system where they can be entered into their accounting ...
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How can I use vim to automate this…?

I'm implementing hundreds of similar functions at the moment which take on the form String name(String arg1, String arg2, String arg3, String arg4) { trampoline("name={name}&arg1={arg1}&...
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Seeking document automation/template system to output RTF or text

I would like to automate the creation of routine office correspondence - letters, etc. I am currently using Hotdocs for this task but would prefer to find something that isn't tied to Windows and ...