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How to view file extension in macOS 'Save As' dialogue box in web browser

In macOS (Monterey), when I save files in a web browser (ex. Chrome or Safari), I cannot view the file extension in the save dialogue box. This means I must download the file before finding out the ...
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Automatically send certain filetypes to preset location

So the workflow I'm going for is saving the active webpage as .MHTML using a keystroke and make it go into a pre-set save location, so there's no interruption to browsing. I can easily get the .MHTML ...
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How to download all files in a webpage's directory/sub-folder all at once?

Say a directory or folder's path on a website is https://superuser.xyz/images/, but you don't know this right away. Ordinarily, webmasters don't make browsing of sub-folders available, i.e. the images ...
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How to inspect and download banner image from this website?

How to use Google Chrome's Inspect menu, or an alternative procedure, to extract and save the image that appears in this website's banner at the top of a man wearing a hat? Could not locate the image'...
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How can I automatically download web pages for offline viewing?

I am writing a macro; but at some point i need help. What I want is to download pages in bulk for offline viewing. I used IDM; but the pages seem to be missing when viewing the files after downloading....
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Saving PDF with Save As in Adobe Reader causes Windows Installer to open and hang, also impacts other programs. Windows 10

Dell XPS15 with standard Dell-installed Windows 10. Software is completely up to date, all drivers up to date. When using the "Save As" open in Adobe Reader to either save a PDF to a new ...
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Saving via CTRL + S does not work

When I try to use CTRL + S in Notepad or other apps to "save" a file, a "search window with a blinking cursor and a magnifying glass icon" displays instead of the standard windows ...
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Gimp file and settings dialogues open extremely slow under Windows

It was pestering me for years that even though I have a pretty fast PC with SSD that every file dialogues (Open..., Save as..., Export as...) are brutally slow in Gimp. The Edit \ Settings dialogue ...
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How to “Save As” a document in macOS? I can only “Save” the document

I am new to macOS computers. I am use to using Notepad on a Windows PC. I make my own invoice using Notepad. First I make what I call a header for specific clients with just the info needed to keep ...
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How to create a macro in Notepad++ that will save a file as a different name?

In Notepad++, how can you create a macro that will save the current file with a different name? When I use the macro recorder in Notepad++, it doesn't seem to record any Save operation. Ideally, I ...
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How to manually change the Last Modified Date of a Windows file?

Windows explorer shows files and their Last Modified date, based on when they were last saved. Is there a way to manually edit that date in File Properties or through Command line, without naturally ...
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ZIP save as weird text as type in windows

When i try to download a zip file and click on save as the following weird text appear in the select box. I can change all files or this, the file is ok when saved, but what can be this, how can i ...
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Windows 10 "Save As" dialogue takes a long time to come up

I am running Windows 10 on a Dell XPS 17 that's only a couple of months old. Most things run blazingly fast, with one exception: Whenever I try to save a document (either from the web or from within ...
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Automating Excel to save file as CSV and run live updates

For starters - I am raw and have limited skills, thus the guidance here is important to me. We have to supply data to a 3rd party in CSV format. The data must be updated at frequent intervals with a ...
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Mhtml is Saved as .html extension in chrome and edge. how to fix it?

Like the photo above, when i try to save web as to .mhtml file, It dosen't save .mhtml. it just save to as .html. So when i save web to .mhtml, I manually change file extension html to mhtml. How can ...
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Windows - Freeze on Save As Dialog Box

I've come across an odd issue that I'm not sure has been around for a while or just something I've happened to come across, I've done some searching around already but can't see anything that really ...
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How to save documents in Office software?

A long time ago, to save an office document (Acrobat, Illustrator, Word, Excel...) I just had to hit and choose the folder where I wanted to store it. The operating system was smart enough to suggest ...
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I have 10 PDFs open in a Chrome window: how can I save all the PDFs on my disk at once?

I have 10 PDFs open in a Chrome window: how can I save all the PDFs on my disk at once? I don't want to manually go on each tab and save PDF one by one.
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Windows 7 or 10: How can I force every Explorer view to be in "Details" view always (including "Open" and "Save as" dialogs)?

I would like every instance of Explorer to always open in "Details" view, regardless of the folder I'm viewing. I like this default to never, ever change; I can select different views if I ...
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How to remove the "(1)" suffix from the name suggestion in Windows 10 save/download dialogs

When I download a file with Chrome, I have configured Chrome to always ask where I want to store the file. So every time I download something, I'm prompted with a save dialog. If the folder that is ...
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Saving a webpage along with its animation

I'm looking for a way to save a wepgage along with its animation (example). I tried the chrome extension Save Page WE, the right click->save as, and the bash command: wget --page-requisites https://...
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Saving a webpage along with its gifs [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to save a wepgage along with its gifs (example). I know how to save a single gif, but my goal is to save the whole webpage (not as a pdf) and its gifs so that, when I open the ...
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Auto hot key AHK script for this logic to save wallpapers from website

I am sure auto hot key handles this but not sure how to do it. Here is the scenario. I have 10 tabs open on Google chrome. In each chrome tab, there is a wallpaper photo that I need to save. This is ...
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Permanently change default size of open/save dialog boxes in Windows 10

When I go to save a newly created file in, say, Word, I like to click on "Browse" to open the traditional open/save dialog box that I'm still used to from older version of Windows. My problem has ...
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How to save an already-saved INDD file for use with an InDesign one version earlier?

I have created 30 files with my 2019 InDesign version and for some reasons I am reverting back to InDesign 2018 and need those files opened there. So, I have not yet uninstalled InDesign version 2019. ...
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Delay when using right click 'save as' function in all internet browsers

In Windows 10 when using the right click 'save as' function on any internet browser [well,Firefox,Edge and Chrome anyway],there is an annoying delay before it saves the file. I've tried everything ...
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Hexadecimal in ASCII

am working with a very minimal version of linux borph, I use this OS to interact with a FPGA. I could read some registers inside the FPGA using a process who ask for the data via telnet and gives me ...
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Office 365 for Mac - Changing default attachment opening and saving behaviour

Situation: MAC User opens a word doc attachment from outlook, makes edits, forgets he has never saved-as, then saves or quicksaves, quits, reboots MAC. Outcome: attachments opened in word exist in ...
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Shortcut to file browser when saving files

Background: I miss the days when Ctrl-S instantly brought up a file browser with a text box at the bottom for a name and a menu below for file type, but for many years it's only been easy if you want ...
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In Windows 10, is there a way to deselect file(s) while in the 'Save As' window prompt?

I just noticed that the standard Ctrl+Space does not deselect current file selection while navigating the Save As window prompt. What would be the equivalent and native keyboard-input method, if any ...
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How to save a selection of drawings in MS-VISIO as pdf?

I have a Visio file with a lot of drawings inside. I would like to export one drawing as pdf. How can I do that? (P.S. Copying it to another Visio file is not helpful while I cannot save the object ...
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Shortcut Keys to Save As?

Is there a shortcut key that will automatically "Save As" a file from a certain URL like below? I know Alt + o opens a file but I need a shortcut key that will "Save As" the file, and not "Save"
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How do you save a wikipedia article with the styling intact?

I'm using Cmd+S to save webpages in Chrome and for most pages it saves the assets to a folder as well. This usually includes the CSS and images. Thus when you open the local HTML file in Chrome, it'll ...
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I want to prevent canceling out of save as window

Hi I'm very new to macros in fact below is my Frankenstein code which works great except for one little issue. I do not want the users to use the cancel button or the x button when in the save as ...
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Gmail saves pdfs to default download location despite the fact that I asked it to ask me where to download

Gmail saves pdfs to default download location despite the fact that I asked it to ask me where to download every time. When I click "download", I expect a "save as" dialogue box to pop up and allow ...
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Excel - How to not save cells or worksheets in new files

I'm wondering if it's possible to not save some cells or even worksheets on new file using a model. To explain better: I have a excel model that I use to save data in new files. Now to automatize ...
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Get currently opened path in Save As dialog with no address bar

In Windows, there are dialogs for saving files with no address bar, like the following from notepad++ As opposed to something like from mspaint I suppose the dialog from the first screenshot is ...
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Why can't I save a document when I click on Save in Word 2010?

I use Word 2010, and when I click Save or Save As..., nothing happens. The dialog doesn't even pop up. It's strange because I can create a copy of an existing document and save it just fine.
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Word - must not be able to edit --> but can save as

Our company has a lot of agreements and appendixes lying on a mutual drive, almost everyone can access. Being human we make mistakes once in a while, and sometimes results in saving on top of a ...
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How to save the pictures on this internet page? [closed]

There are these charts in this web page, and I want to save them. How is that possible. The usual "save picture as" is not there in the right click.
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Single keyboard shortcuts for right click menu items

When I search this question, all I can get is "What is the keyboard shortcut for right click menu?" But I really wonder "What is the shortcuts for right click menu items", for example, sometimes you ...
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How to Automate the Save As command for multiple open files in Preview

I use Mac OS to run a daily business utility that will create eleven (11) reports printed to PDF and the files open in Mac Preview. The files are created with generic filenames such as "Constant.pdf" ...
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Can't save from some programs to non-Ubuntu drive

I have a MacBook Pro dual booting Ubuntu 16.04 and Mac. When running some programs in Ubuntu, I can only save files to my Ubuntu partition. This includes IDLE3. I want to save files to a different ...
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How to place text selection cursor at the beginning of the text field by default when renaming files on Windows 10?

I am quite struggling with naming files when I am either saving or renaming them because, initially, the text field is always entirely selected from start to end, so I am virtually forced to either ...
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How do I translate the following "for /f" command from cmd for an equivalent command in Linux centos 6,64?

How could I translate the following CMD command to a command in linux centos 6,64? for /f "tokens=1*" %i in (links.txt) do wget -O "%j" "%i" PS: links.txt is a file with 2 columns separated by tab, ...
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Saving eBay and Banggood web pages including description photos

I make many purchases on on-line stores such as eBay and Banggood etc. and i like to save the web page, as is, at the time of purchase, since some time in the future the items may not be available. I ...
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Why is the LibreOffice Save As dialog full screen and immovable in Windows?

When saving a document in LibreOffice, the Save As dialog covers all that is below it, cannot be resized and cannot be moved, quite annoying if the title you want is now hidden by the dialog. Is there ...
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headless chrome save page as mhtml

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to make Chrome save a site in MHTML from command line. I'm aware of --print-to-pdf, --dump-dom, and --screenshot but neither of them is what I'm after. ...
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Is it possible to save a file directly as "read-only" (Windows 7)?

Normaly you can save a file and afterwards manually set the file attribute to "read only". Now I'm looking to merge both subtasks into one. Ideally the Window's "Save As"-Dialog would give me on a ...
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Chrome extension to save all downloaded media for the current page

I know of winhttrack but it doesn't go well with javascript. Is there a Google extension that will save all the ressources that have been downloaded since you're visiting a site in a tab ? (all the ...
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