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Questions tagged [navigation]

Navigation refers to defining a route or mapping structure, or moving among items in the user environment of the computer to get to a desired location or item. For questions that involve navigation in the geographic sense, use the [geolocation] tag.

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Navit in FB causes SDL init -1

I'm trying to compile Navit for Rpi3 with Buildroot image (WPE Framework included). There is only WPE Framework running on startup (no x server) therefore I would like to display Navit using ...
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Is there a way to filter Windows Task View (or MacOS Mission Control) with a keyboard input?

I'd like to be able to type something like [win+tab], foo to get a view of my open windows where either the window title or application name match the word foo. Some years ago I used a utility, I ...
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How can I defocus all inputs on a page easily?

I'm using a Chrome extension called Vimium which allows me to navigate quickly through a page, it inserts letters as commands on all the parts of the page that I can iteract with when I press f on the ...
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Libre Office Writer: assign shortcut to bookmark

In this large file I have a few bookmarks which I go to quite a lot. I simply want to assign a shortcut (hotkey) to one of them. I couldn't see any way to "directly" assign a hotkey (e.g. Ctrl-Shift-...
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How to go through Wikipedia articles using arrows?

I am interested in increasing my general knowledge by going through a lot of Wikipedia pages, either by going through pages by subject or by going through pages alphabetically, such as in this page. I ...
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How to set Chrome Shortcuts as priority over web app?

I'd think Google built in shortcuts have priority over any web app. However one I'm using uses some Google shortcuts for it's own purposes. I'm talking about iDashboards specifically, and this app has ...
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How to make the global-mark-ring a frame-local variable in Emacs?

I'm using nameframe-perspective mode and I'd like to navigate back and forth in Emacs such as the mark buffer is stored per-frame. I tried to execute (make-variable-frame-local 'global-mark-ring) but ...
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What is the shortcut to navigate to the next heading in Microsoft Word 2013?

In Word 2013, pressing F6 sets focus on the local navigation menu but it does at the last heading that was selected on such menu instead of at the heading above the cursor (in which case a simple down ...
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AutoHotkey remapping for Autodesk Maya navigation

I'm trying to remap existing navigation controls for panning 3D view in Maya. Since Maya doesn't allow any changes to its navigation I want to try to do that with AutoHotKey. By default to pan a view ...
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Universal Back/Forward mouse buttons in OSX instead of M4/M5?

I'm stumped by the behavior of the two side buttons on my Logitech MX Master mouse. On all my other mice, the side buttons are detected as generic "button 4" and "button 5". (I verified this using ...
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How do I switch back and forth between columns in Libreoffice writer?

How do I after setting up for two columns using Libreoffice writer get the cursor to go to the right hand column so I can enter text on the right side?
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Right Arrow Key in Excel 2016 scrolls [duplicate]

My right arrow key in Excel 2016 scrolls to the right instead of tabbing to the right. I have no idea why and I want to correct this. Thanks in advance for the assistance!
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How to navigate page number in word 2016?

I know I can go to "Navigation" - "Pages" and scroll down the side panel to certain pages. But can I directly go to a particular page by typing the page number?
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Shortcut to navigate windows explorer to change current working directory?

I am looking for a way to navigate quickly in Window Explorer, say using a custom right click menu option, between two folder of the same name, but in a different directory structure location. For ...
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Hidden paragraph mark removes heading from navigation pane

For a report I have to make, there is the requirement that the 3rd heading is an in-line heading, followed by normal text. This was quite easy, following this guide. For me, using hidden paragraph ...
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Floppy disk makes noise when refreshing my computer

When I refresh my computer, or each time I navigate from local disks back to my computer, my floppy disk driver makes a loud noise, and its green led blinks. I'd like to stop it from making noise, ...
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Give focus to Navigation Panel in Foxit Reader with keyboard shortcut

Is there a way to give focus to the navigation side panel in Foxit (Reader 7.2.8 / Windows 8) using keyboard shortcuts only? I navigate my desktop almost exclusively with the keyboard and reference ...
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Windows 10 Pro - Taskbar and Navigation crashes

After the last update(March 2016) my widows taskbar cant working and the edge icon disappear. The search on taskbar and the windows button isnt working too. Ive tried search on foruns but the advices ...
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Stop PowerPoint 2013 from animating pictures when going back?

I created a master slide for full-screen pictures. There are no slide transitions and no animations. When I get to such a full-screen slide however, PowerPoint will do a fade-in on that picture (...
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Change to a “parallel” directory in a single instruction

I would like to move directly from the "Classwork" directory into the "Assembly" directory with a single command line instruction. If possible, I would like to use relative paths to do this: I would ...
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How to quickly move focus from the “Find” navigation pane to the beginning of the first found item

How can I most easily go from finding some text in the Navigation Pane to having the focus back on the beginning of first found instance of that text in the document? I am going through long documents ...
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How do you enable new navigation sidebar in Jira?

I really like the new navigation sidebar in Jira onDemand: The only problem is, when I created a new project on a new account, the sidebar has gone. Is there any way to enable it for all projects?
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Document map in vim

Before I used Vim I used Notepad++. What I miss in Vim is the Notepad++ document map. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Y6hE0SdgsQ) Sublime text editor has similar document map. Yes I know you can ...
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Website blocked by South Korean government even though I am in Australia

I live in Australia. When I browse to http://www.pinnaclesports.com/ using Chrome, I am redirected to the KCSC ( Korea Communications Standards Commission) website (http://www.warning.or.kr/). When ...
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Prevent programmers from adding functionality to the back button in browsers

I like the way the back button used to behave: it quickly gave me a cached version of whatever page I happened to be looking at before I navigated to the current place. These days though, sites make ...
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Windows Explorer forgets vertical position after navigating back

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit and I'm having some weird behavior. In Windows Explorer, I'm viewing a directory with lots of sub-directories in "Details" view. I'm scrolled down a bit (see 1st ...
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Mouse with forward/back buttons and remote desktop

I have a logitech MX518 that has nice forward and back buttons built onto the mouse directly. They work great locally. However anytime over remote desktop these buttons do nothing. This happens both ...
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How to disable auto input focus in Vimium?

Some websites autofocus on input fields as you open a page. That makes some Vimium functions difficult to use because you have to quit the input field first. Is it possible to disable autofocus at ...
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Maintaining a webpage after pressing the Stop button

Suppose I'm on a webpage and I decide to load a new webpage in the same tab, either by clicking refresh, clicking a link, or entering a URL. And then if immediately I decide to change my mind and ...
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Windows 7 Navigation Bar — show only plain favourites?

Is there a method to force Windows 7 show only plain list of favourites every time a new Explorer window is open? I love the way it was previously done in Vista (no tree, no root item):
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Can Firefox be used with multiple Private Browsing sessions?

I have a need to use Firefox with multiple independent sessions, due to some websites with problematic path-dependent navigation. Firefox's "Private Browsing" option seems to allow multiple windows ...
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Stop Chrome autocompleting address by default

I do not want to disable autocomplete, I just want to stop the following scenario; In the address bar type example and enter, then exam and enter. For me it searched example again! It autocompleted ...
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How to un-traverse a cross-reference in Microsoft Word on a Macintosh?

In Microsoft Word 2011 on Macintosh, you can insert cross-references within your document to hyperlink from one location to another within the document. Once a cross-reference is created, you can ...
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Creating navigatable bookmark list in Word

How can I create such navigable bookmarks in Microsoft Word (I didnt prepared this doc; I just got this .doc and wondered how we can create those)? Edit Ohkay I realize that this can be done by ...
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Quick-selecting files in Windows 7

In Vista, there was a feature by which, if you were in a Windows Explorer menu, you could type the first few letters of a file name, and it would automatically jump to that file. However, when I ...
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Rearranging items in Windows 8.1 Navigation pane

Is it possible to rearrange items in the Navigation pane of File Explorer in the Windows 8.1 Preview? Currently it shows Favorites, SkyDrive, This PC, and Libraries (from top to bottom), but I would ...
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Changing directories in Bash shell with large file names

I have to navigate through a series of directories containing software installers. I've written a small bash function that gets me to the main folder that contains all of the builds, but the file ...
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How can I override certain display options in Adobe Reader?

Some PDF files can specify how they are to be displayed when first opened. I know that you can override the layout and zoom under preferences in Adobe Reader, but there are two more display options I ...
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How can I browse the file system from within Emacs and access often needed directories?

I'm using Emacs and org-mode for a while now to organize my todos and notes, which are often linked to files on my local drive or network drives, so I'm often inserting hyperlinks to files or ...
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How to map PageDown and PageUp Keys to function normally

When I open a document using vi or vim, I am unable to navigate the page using Page Up and Page Down keys. On pressing these keys, vim seems to behave in abnormal maaner, and changes the case of ...
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Protocol URL in Firefox doesn't work if it contains “%2F”

If I write something like the following into the navigation bar of Mozilla Firefox, nothing happens: org-protocol://capture://p/http%3A%2F%2Fsuperuser.com%2Fquestions%2Fask/protocol%20in%20firefox%...
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How to get “Sent Mail” as a navigation tab on Left nav bar in Outlook 2007

How to get "Sent Mail" as a navigation tab on Left nav bar in microsoft Outlook 2007? I have inbox, unread mail , calendar etc but I badly want "Sent Mail". All the time I need to go to Navigation ...
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IE9 will not navigate to some websites but Google Chrome can

Was recommended by a friend to ask for help here. I am using Internet Explorer 9. As of two days ago I was suddenly unable to navigate to any part of the following websites: www....
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Hide or Delete the User Home Folder in Windows Explorer Navigation Pane

I am using Windows 7. I don't like the User Home Folder in the Windows Explorer navigation pane. In fact, I don't like the folder itself. I never use it, per se, and it comes up sometimes as an ...
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Moving a word backwards in Vim?

To move a word forward in Vim, you press w or e. How can I move a word backwards?
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Viewing sets of images

I'm working on image processing software which outputs several large image files (10000 x 16000 or so). The output images represent different processing stages and are each overlayed on the same base ...
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Jump to file/line of current patch hunk in vim

If I'm viewing a multi-file diff in vim - for example the one produced by running :VCSDiff in a netrw buffer - and I position my cursor over a particular hunk, is there a way to jump to the affected ...
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After typing 'info bash', how do I exit the documentation?

I tried to use the terminal. I typed "help" and was happy to see a list of commands appear on the screen, among which "use 'info bash' to find out more about the shell in general". So I typed 'info ...
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navigate back and forward using cd

Is it possible to use cd command to navigate back and forward (like browser)?. Something similar to cd - but it only swaps current and last location. I know I can push dir on stack, it would be great ...
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“Suggestion” navigation of the file system

When I want to access superuser.com I open up Google Chrome, type Alt+D to activate the address bar and type su. Now Chrome suggest the address "superuser.com" and I just need to hit Enter. However, ...