Questions tagged [import]

In terms of computer data, import is the automated input of data from one system into another system that must be translated from one format to another via a machine process.

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Import Vcard (.vcf file) to Nokia 3310 3G phone

I want to import a .vcf file (with many contacts exported from an iphone) into a Nokia 3310 3G cell phone. I'm doing a test file first. The procedure is: load the file on a PC change the format of ...
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GnuPG 2.2 refuses secret key import: “error sending to agent: operation cancelled”

I'm trying to import my PGP identity including secret keys to a new computer by connecting to a computer which has the secret key, and running ssh othercomputer cat myself.gpg | gpg2 --import When ...
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Import-CSV with powershell using a variable path

I am trying to import a CSV file with powershell in a database, with the path defined in a variable. But it doesn't seem to work. $path = "C:\Users\Admin\Desktop\TestFolder\file.txt" Import-CSV -...
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Importing the entire content of a .txt file into a single cell

I have created a .txt file. It contains multiple paragraphs with an empty line between each. Now I select a cell and import the content of my .txt file using the steps: Data -> Get Data -> From ...
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Import 11GB PST file to Gmail without Outlook

I was upgrading from Microsoft Office 2010 to 2016 last week and the installation failed, with error messages "Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 encountered an error during setup" followed by "...
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import Imap files and folders to gmail account on ubuntu

sorry if I am not clear enough, but I don't know all the terms because I am new to this field. And sorry for my English. As backup I have all emails from the old provider in form of many folders and ...
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Importing pictures from phone (using usb) to pc desktop

When I connect my I phone to a pc desktop using a usb cord I get a notification that pops up on my screen asking if the computer can access all photos and videos when connected to the computer.if I ...
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Convert or transpose excel report (horizontal) to tabular (vertical) format for importing

Have been trying to find a solution so i can import this data into my ERP We get the report in a horizontal or report format (on the left) and manually enter into our system. If we can convert into a ...
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How to import Dates from Excel into Access with text in some cells?

I am attempting to import a date column from Excel into Access. The problem is that over the years, users of the Excel spreadsheet sporadically inserted text notes into this date column a few ...
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Importing from iPhone to Windows 10 - why are there sometimes 3 files per photo?

I'm trying to import all of my photos from my iPhone to my PC but for some reason there are 3 files per photo, for example: IMG_001.JPG (the original) IMG_001.AAE (the edits) IMG_E001.AAE (the edited ...
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How to efficiently merge a lot of vCard files for the same person?

I currently have contact information at several places: old PDA's address book mobile phone's phone book (primarily name, phone number) email client's address book (primarily name, email) web mailer'...
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Indesign Import XML into Automatic Page generation, data merge

I've created some InDesign Pages that I want to use as templates. I've created an XML file with all the appropriate data. I want to merge the XML data with the InDesign page and have a few hundred ...
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Import Word Documents (docx) to OneNote 2013/2016

Is it possible to import word documents (docx) to OneNote without printing every single word document to onenote? The import should create a onenote page for each word document.
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Firefox doesn't import all history from Chrome

When importing history from Google Chrome 89.0.4389.90 to Firefox 86.0.1, the latter doesn't import all items. Only last month's history is there while I have been using Chrome for over a year. How to ...
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Import Chrome bookmarks from previous installation

My Windows got corrupted and I had to reinstall. I had not synchronised Google Chrome, so I cannot get my previous bookmarks. I have the previous bookmark file (which is in JSON format, not HTML) but ...
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Chome isn't importing all bookmarks

I have a Chrome HTML bookmark file with about 30,000 links and hundreds of folders. I exported it from my old PC and I'm now trying to import the bookmarks to my new PC with Chrome. The problem is ...
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Unable to import xgboost in Python

I have installed xgboost successfully using pip for Python 2.7.16 (I installed this Python version using Homebrew on macOS High Sierra). My problem is that I'm unable to import xgboost in Python, as ...
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How to reset the image import process (Windows 10)

The question How to reset the image import process for Windows 7, advises to delete this file: C:\Users\[username]\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Photo Acquisition\PreviouslyAcquired.db The problem is that ...
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How to reset the image import process

In Windows 7 (and probably also in Vista) there is a function to import images. I have tried that out but the result didn't satisfied me. So I deleted the imported images in the "Pictures" ...
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MS Outlook : Method to import reoccurring events (i.e. birthday list)

Starting-point is an Excel-List containing the names and dates of birth for a lot of person. Those should be imported to Outlook as event series (yearly reoccurring event). Outlooks CSV-import doesn't ...
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Import multiple TXT files to one Excel csv sheet using Text Import Wizard macro?

I need to import data from approximately 30 individual TXT files into one CSV sheet. They are all formatted the same, so the Text Import Wizard should work. However, instead of running the Text Import ...
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Example users list for import into Windows Server 2008

I am in the process of learning a Microsoft course AD DS for Windows Server 2008. To practice, I need at least 1000 users to import into my server, so I wonder if there is an example .csv list to ...
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Can't import CSV contacts to Google

I have a csv list I would like to import to google. I downloaded the basic sample from google here it goes: cat contacts.csv Name,Given Name,Additional Name,Family Name,Yomi Name,Given Name Yomi,...
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Importing mutliple contacts (with Birthday) from file into Outlook

I need to import mutliple contacts (over 1000) with birthday date into Outlook 2007/2010 (Exchange 2003 underneath) and then create an entry in calendar according to that birthday date. File from ...
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Import passwords from LastPass to Firefox

I have Firefox 48 and Ubuntu 16.04. I'm migrating from LastPass to default Firefox Password Manager. I have exported my passwords with LastPass and it created a file (no extension, but I think it's ...
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GPG imported and exported public keys do not match

At keyserver.ubuntu.com I look up a public key, say this one, using quux foo as the search string, which when you click on any of the hyperlinks there, say the first one, you get this, the first and ...
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Graphic in Excel file deleted when exporting data from R when the graph has additional text

I have trouble when exporting data that I have created in R into an Excel file containing a graphic with additional text. The problem is relatively specific as it does not happen without the ...
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Preserving Excel function references when replacing a sheet with another of the same name

I'm creating a tool in excel that will provide a set of standards to the end user, based on the answers they provide to a questionnaire. I have a tab that shows how they user answered the ...
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How can I import a PST file to Gmail?

I'm in the process of moving my email to Gmail. I used to use Outlook and I have a massive amount of email stored in various PST files (about 7GB worth). Ultimately I'd like to store this all in Gmail ...
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how to import bookmarks for brave browser from windows.old folder?

i have reinstalled my OS. I have windows.old folder and need to import bookmarks for brave browser. Is it even there in the backup folder? or the brave's settings are lost after reinstalling?
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Export Passwords and Bookmarks from Chrome to Firefox

I want to move to Firefox from Chrome. Is there a simple way to export the saved passwords and bookmarks in Chrome and to import them into Firefox?
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Importing 9000 eml files to Thunderbird .78

Folder containing 9069 .eml files sent by Windows Live Mail. I need to add them to Thunderbird. I created sub-folder in Thunderbird Archieved items, selected all files in Windows Explorer and dragged ...
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Excel 2016 Web Query Script Error Line 0 Char 0

While trying to start a basic web query on any yahoo finance or msnmoney web page I get the following error right off the bat. Any ideas? I am running Windows 10 and Excel 2016. PS: I know this is ...
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Excel VBA , Excel files in a folder on sharepoint cannot be read

can anyone tell me what the problem is that the path cannot be found? When I execute the script, an error message is always displayed at the same place (runtime error 76). Sub GetData () Dim oMe As ...
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Excel VBA Counter for PDF import

I'm attempting to include a VBA script into a spreadsheet I'm making which imports 7 PDFs into a range of cells. I'm using the following code to do the import, which works fine with the exception of ...
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How to import an old email database into eM Client?

My last windows install got utterly corrupted, so I could only save the direct files from appdata/roaming/eM Client. Among these files, is a huge email database (mail_data.dat). However, from what I ...
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“match authors” (feature) only works before/during `Github Import` not after the fact? Can you change to original “commit name” and back?

https://docs.github.com/en/github/importing-your-projects-to-github/updating-commit-author-attribution-with-github-importer says it works beforehand, but what if I wait after doing https://github.com/...
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How to export and import snapshot of virtual machine instead of whole virtual machine disk - Virtualbox

Virtual machines can be exported using File > Export Virtual Appliance. But, it exports Virtual machines a s a whole. Is there any change to export only incremental changes relative to base disk ? ...
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Anki won't load images from text file : Allow HTML in fields option

I haven't been able to import pictures from a CSV file for the whole day, not understanding what is wrong. I've checked the Anki Manual, and tried everything, but I can't find the "Allow HTML in ...
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Export an app from Google Chrome?

Long ago, I downloaded an extention from the Google Chrome Store. Currently, that extension is not available in the Google Chrome Store, but present and working fine in my computer. Anyhow, if I sync ...
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unresolved import 'chromedriver_install' Python(unresolved-import)

py -m pip install chromedriver_install Requirement already satisfied: chromedriver_install in c:\users\bckelley\appdata\local\programs\python\python38-32\lib\site-packages (1.0.3) Does anyone know ...
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What's the simplest way to get .flac music files into iTunes?

I'm looking for a simple way to import .flac files into iTunes, so I can play them on my mac, and when I'm out, my iPhone, and I'm willing to be I'm not the first person to want to do this. What are ...
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Is there an easy way to convert a Parallels disk to a VirtualBox disk?

The question has been asked before, but there appear to be no current solutions. I have a current version of Parallels 11, and a current version of VirtualBox 4.3. I have an existing Windows image in ...
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How can you make Excel 2007 stop formatting large numbers as scientific notation?

Kind of the inverse of this question. I frequently download CSVs from outside sources as part of my programming work. I like to examine their data in Excel because, let's face it, Excel is an ideal ...
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How to import a docker container from its folder and/or config files?

I've accidentally removed all my docker containers. I had several containers running postgresql, sharelatex, nextcloud, etc. I tried to follow THESE instructions in order to integrate Collabora ...
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How do I get Excel to import a CSV file with commas in some of the content fields?

How do I get Excel to import my CSV file? File I have a file claiming to be CSV. It contains 10 fields, all of which are surrounded by double quotes (yes, even the dates and numbers.) 2 or 3 of these ...
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Transfer history from firefox to chrome?

This might sound like a silly question but i'd like to transfer all my history (specifically links i clicked on) from firefox to chrome. Is there an easy way to do that?
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How to keep original image dimensions for images in Microsoft Word 2007?

When I'm importing images into a Word document, if the image is a small image like 100x100px, then the image is imported as something like 300x300, thus making it hideously blurry. This necessitates ...
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Optimize data import to MS Access 2016

I am having a problem where I attempt to import a file to Access, but the import process bogs down and Access crashes. I am doing this in a desktop environment, and must use a specific desktop for it: ...
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Importing external worksheet data into Excel 2010 workbook

Is there a way within an Excel 2010 workbook to link data stored in a specific tab of an external workbook, and have it update automatically in the same way as you can with data imported from CSV, ...

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