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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Export Thunderbird filters to import them in gmail

is there a way to export message filters from Thunderbird and import them to gmail? I tried the "message filter import/export" add-on but gmail is not able to understand them.
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Can I import data from roboform 7 to lastpass without downgrade roboform to an earlier version?

According to LastPass's support : Roboform has changed their export function in version 7. For this reason, Roboform users who are interested in trying LastPass must downgrade to an earlier ...
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Import Firefox passwords into KeePassX or KeePass2

I have an XML export of my Firefox Passwords in the form (I replaced real passwords with ***): <xml> <entries ext="Password Exporter" extxmlversion="1.1" type="saved" encrypt="false"> <...
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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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How can OpenSSL Secret Keys be imported into GnuPG?

I want to import the secret key from a OpenSSL x509 (Client) Certificate into GnuPG (NOT gpgsm for S/MIME!) I have seen there are utilities to convert GPG Keys into SSH Format [1] and even create ...
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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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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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What is the easiest way to insert data with the wrong decimal separator into Excel?

I have a lot of situations where I need to quickly insert/import numeric data into Excel. I have no personal preference for either ',' or '.' as decimal separator. However, the data I import sometimes ...
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mysql workbench data import hangs forever

My dump file is 76MB and it has generated in CentOS6 with follow command. $> mysqldump -uroot -p --routines testSchema > testSchema.sql And I am trying to import the file in my Windows7 with ...
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Batch import a folder structure of PDFs into Onenote

I have a folder structure containing PDFs that I'd like to import into OneNote. I'm aware of hacks that let me import a bunch of PDFs at a time, but they all go into the same notebook/section. Are ...
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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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How to specify semi colon character ';' as a line ending character when importing CSV to Excel on Mac

(Using Microsoft Excel form Mac version 15.18) Can see delimiters for the columns in the import steps, but no-where is there an option for defining what the line ending character is. I need this so ...
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In Excel 2013, Import Text Wizard, is there a way to have multiple “Other” values?

I am using Paste/Import Text Wizard to get some output from another program into a spreadsheet. There are several standard choices for delimiters such as space, comma, semicolon and tab. There is ...
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Import only DCIM from Android phone

I tried to import photos and videos captured with a Nexus mobile phone. The photos and videos are stored in the DCIM folder. I have many more images on the mobile phone, which I do not want to import, ...
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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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Transfer Norton Identity Safe Data To Bitdefender Wallet?

Having had all my passwords in Norton Identity Safe, I exported them as a .csv form to import them into Bitdefender Wallet. After having uninstalled Norton 360, and installed Bitdefender, I saw that ...
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Use NTFS HDD with FreeNAS

I'm making my old pc into a FreeNAS server to share my files in my home network. I have the server already up and running ok but I bumped into a problem when I tried to add 2 HDDs. For some years I ...
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Import data in Excel that doesn't have a row delimiter, but number of columns is known

So i have this text file that looks something like this: Header1 Header2 Header3 Header4 A1 B1 C1 D1 A2 B2 C2 D2 and so on. When imported, I'd want the data to format itself in 4 columns. I tried ...
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Import formatted text from Word into PowerPoint

I understand the basics of importing an Word outline into PowerPoint. I want to know how to import the text blocks into pre-styled text boxes that have been positioned on the slide to a specific ...
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Why can't the system import modules from the Python Standard Library in Ubuntu?

Boy have I had a long day today. Like most Linux days it started out fun but then turned funny. The whole day was more or less spent reinstalling a basic Gnome Ubuntu system. Everything went ...
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Quickbooks 2009 2010

I have configured my bank account within quickbooks to import bank statements. I have wxported the bank statement. Then used the convert process available within QB to convert. The file name shows ...
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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-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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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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During data import Access doesn't recognize all of the named_ranges available in excel file

As I described in the subject, during importing Excel file into an Access made database I'm facing an issue of Access not seeing all of the named_ranges I created in my Excel file. This is the data I ...
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Is it possible to import Firefox cookies into Chrome?

I have exported my cookies in Firefox to a TXT file and also to a JSON file. Is it possible to import either file into Chrome? I have tried a number of extensions from the Chrome Web Store but none ...
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Re-use An Import-Mapping of a CSV into SQL Azure DB using SSMS

In https://stackoverflow.com/questions/12503430/import-csv-into-sql-azure-database-using-ssms/35876305#35876305 one solution was to save the import dtsx so as to reuse. However, I cannot find how to "...
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how to import .pst files into outlook 2016

I want to import PST files into outlook 2016 but when i try to import PST with native import/export option an error is generated unsupportable PST how i import my desired PST file into Outlook 2016 ...
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Missing objects when opening a pdf in illustrator

I am creating my own pdf with itextpdf (java) and it opens up correctly in any PDF reader and it seems to be ok if I place the pdf into a illustrator project. However, if I embed or directly open the ...
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phpMyAdmin import csv into database error

I'm trying to import a csv file into a database without having defined a table in it but I got an error. I did it one week earlier but now I am not able to import the same csv file. When I import ...
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Edge: how to the put the bookmarks “Imported from Chrome/Bookmarks bar” into Edge bookmark bar (out of the folders)

I can import my bookmarks from Chrome to Edge, and then put the folder [Chrome] Bookmarks bar into Edge Bookmark bar, but that's not what I want. I don't want this: But something like this (for the ...
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Sqoop import sql server table process shows no progress

This is my first-try using Apache Sqoop to import a SQL Server table (6 columns, 4 records) to Hive. Below is the code. sqoop import --connect "jdbc:sqlserver://192.168.10.101:1433;database=Testdb" --...
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Restore toolbar bookmarks

Currently I have some bookmarks in the bookmarks toolbar. If I export the bookmarks to HTML, then import them, they do not get added to the bookmarks toolbar. Instead, they are added as a sub-menu in ...
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Using Excel ActiveX scroll bars while in slide show mode in Powerpoint

I have an Excel sheet which has a chart in it along with ActiveX scroll bar commands and some simple macros. The scroll bars are used to change the source data series of the chart and change the chart ...
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Import key/value data from multiple files, combing the keys in a common column

I have key/value data in text files. Some of the keys are present in all the files, some are not. For example: file1.txt first;1 second;2 third;3 file2.txt first;11 new;123 second;22 I want to ...
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What does “my data has headers” do when importing “from text” to Excel?

When importing text files to Excel, this option doesn't seem to actually affect anything. What is it supposed to do? Is there any documentation that explains it? The official docs completely ignore it....
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How to include text import specs into a batch import script for MS Access 2013+?

This code to import multiple CSV files into MS Access works really well for me: Import a large number of .csv files into Access The one thing I would like to add is an import spec that imports each ...
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How can I automatically import csv files into SQL Server?

My goal Automated aggregation of data so that I can use a tool (Microsoft Power BI or equivalent) to automatically update dashboards and or reports with the new data. The situation I work with an ...
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Text file with row headings to excel file with columns

A text file with the following content: userId=10101 givenname=Mark orclmaidenname=Visser mail=m.visser@somecompany.nl userID=10102 givenname=Jan orclmaidenname=Klaassen userID=10104 givenname=...
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Importing data from SQL to Excel adds apostrophe to string that begins with “=”

I use MySQL for Excel, and I am trying to import data from MySQL.  One of the cells (fields) in MySQL contains the following string: ='WW24'!E7 Excel, by default, adds an apostrophe at the beginning ...
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Force excel to import data from external sources as UTF-8 before it opens the file

What I wan't is to force default import data settings. So that in text import wizard the file origin will be set as UTF-8, or stated in VBA language: '.TextFilePlatform = 65001'. I can see that ...
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Import Favorite Bookmarks to Edge From Another Machine

The problem is when copying files containing bookmarks from a machine with W10 Pro & Edge 38.14393.0.0 to another machine (W10 Home) with the same version of Edge, the bookmarks do not appear. ...
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Excel Text Import Wizard Default Delimiter

Within the Text import Wizard, the default delimiter is TAB. Is it possible to permanently modify this default to be a comma? Don't be tempted to think that this is a duplicate question. Neither this ...
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Excel - copy text from url to cell

I've got an excelsheet containing url's like so: | column A | column B | --------------------------------------------------- | www.example.com/page1 | | www.example.com/...
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Homebrew brew exports

Looking for a way to export my Homebrew and Homebrew Cask installations (everything from brew list and brew cask list) I'd like to be able to export them to a file that I can then put on any new ...
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Lightroom destroying RAWs during import

When I import raws (5D mark III and/or 6d) into Lightroom (5.5- 5.7) it sometimes does this to to actual file during import: The files on the card are normal and undamaged. Anybody got an idea how ...
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Inserting Crackstation's Wordlist into a database table

I'm trying to insert Crackstation's 1.5 billion wordlist (15gig) into a database table. I've tried SQLite and Postgres both with no luck so far via the command line. Both get upset that the data ...
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Import Excel table in Visio 2013

I have an Excel that looks like this Shape1 Shape2 Connection_Description connection_color Shape1 Shape3 Connection_Description connection_color Shape2 Shape3 Connection_Description connection_color ...
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PowerPoint 2013 changes colors in imported PowerPoint 2010 presentation

I am helping someone out with an issue. They have Office/Powerpoint 2010 on their desktop. They will be out of town and have a company issued laptop with Office/Powerpoint 2013 on it. When we ...
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Opera 20 - bookmark importer option greyed out?

Does anyone know how to enable Opera 20's bookmark importer? It's in the main Opera dropdown, but it's greyed out. I have already enabled the bookmarks bar in Opera > Settings.