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How to change GIMP language?

The GIMP language can easily be changed by opening the GIMP interface, and going to the menu edit > preferences > interface > language, and selecting the GIMP language to use in the interface, before continuing image editing with simple functions such as drawing straight lines in GIMP, or more advanced functions like batch image resizing with GIMP....
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Compare two files in Notepad++

It often happens, when you have to work with a lot of data, to need to know differences between two sets of text data. A simple solution to know quickly if data set look alike or not, or to have an overview of different lines, is to use Notepad++ text editor as a text file compare tool with an extra plugin, that can be easily installed from the Plugin Manager. It even works to compare two XML files!...
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Microsoft OutLook weather forecast for my location

By default, after installing Microsoft Outlook, the location as well as the Outlook calendar weather unit might not be the right ones, as they are usually defaulted to Washington D.C. as location in Outlook calendar, and Fahrenheit as Outlook calendar weather unit....
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LibreOffice get colors back in PDF exports

Since OpenOffice [1] moved to LibreOffice [2], direct consequence of Sun Microsystems bought by Oracle [3], some differences may have been felt, except name change. One of them, on my LibreOffice version (actually 3.3.3), had a particular impact on me : my PDF exports were systematically black and white....
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How to change Outlook calendar weather to Celsius?

How to change Outlook weather to Celsius or change weather to Fahrhenheit? By default, the MS Outlook calendar is displayed in Fahrenheit or in Celsius. The weather unit can be changed, see below how to change weather to Fahrenheit in Outlook, or how to change Outlook calendar weather to Celsius. See also how to change Outlook calendar location after you had change Outlook calendar to Celsius weather unit....
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Export OutLook contacts to CSV

Wondering how to export all email addresses from the email database in Microsoft OutLook, in order for example to import them in Gmail, or find matches in LinkedIn ? It is pretty simple. Start by opening the FILE menu:...
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How to count number of cells and count characters in a cell in Excel?

MS Excel is a good tool for organizational and accounting things and it can be used at any level. It doesn't require a lot of experience, because the tool is making everything seem easy. You can use it for your personal need too, with powerful functions such as advanced Vlookup in Excel, find the position of a character in a string, or also count number of occurences of a string in a file....
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How to properly use Excel String Compare function?

Using MS Excel as an everyday solution, can make your life much easier. It doesn't matter where you work, the way that Excel works, it will get you out of trouble, with plenty of useful simple functions to count number of occurrences, find the position of a character in a string, count digits in cell or count characters in cell for example....
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Excel count occurrences

Having a list of values, and want to know how many times each unique entry is repeated ? See below two ways to do it : use pivot table to count number of occurrences, or count how many times a value appears in a column Excel with builtin functions....
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MSExcel: How to find the position of a character in a string?

Finding the position of a character in a string can be a very simple operation in MSExcel, by using the corresponding built-in function “FIND”. For example, let’s say that we have a list of directories and file names, and only want to get a final result with the file names....
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How to make a Vlookup in Google Sheets?

Performing a Google Sheet vlookup is very similar to how to do vlookup in Excel, by using a single function to search for a string in a list of values, and returning a specific column on the same line as the value found....
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How to do a vlookup in Excel? Excel help vlookup

When applying vlookup on lists from different sources, you might easily end up not being able to match values. This guide on Excel help vlookup will show you how to solve common problems on why is vlookup not working such as:...
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How to get more Google Drive storage for free?

How to get more Google Drive storage for free? That’s easy, simply by buying a device such as an Asus product, that will offer you 100GB storage for a year for free, thus saving you the 20€ annual fee for a 100GB Google Drive cloud storage....
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How to solve an ASUS laptop disabled touchpad?

Having disabled by mistake the ASUS ZenBook touchpad, with the impossibility to reactive it using the keyboard shortcut, the only solution is to go to Windows settings > devices > touchpad > set touchpad to ON....
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Notepad++ extract email addresses from text file

Having a file, for example an extraction from your mailbox, and you want to extract only the email addresses ? Using Notepad++ and simple regular expression, that’s pretty simple. ...
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How to delete duplicates in Excel

How to find duplicates in Excel, delete duplicate rows in Excel, and eliminate duplicates in Excel are all the same thing, with one simple function included in Excel to perform data deduplication. Below, we will also propose another solution with an Excel remove duplicates formula, which can also be used to identify duplicates in Excel and hide duplicates in Excel, without necessarily having to eliminate duplicates in Excel....
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GIMP draw a straight line or an arrow

As GIMP is an image manipulation program, working on pixels, there is no straight option to draw a straight line. However, this easy tutorial GIMP trick will allow you to draw straight and smooth lines using GIMP drawing tool :...
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Combine columns in Excel and generate all possible combinations

Having two different data sets, for example a customers list and a products list, and want to combine them to get a new list with all possible combinations of customers and products? The solution is pretty simple, feasible with MS Excel in a few minutes, and, even with thousands of entries, doesn't require much effort – much less than copy pasting the second list for each value of the first list – this last solution would take hours with hundreds of entries. See below how to combine Excel columns and generate all possible combinations Excel....
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Excel wildcard filter

Three Microsoft Excel wildcard characters are available for filtering: ? for one character, * for zero or more characters, and ~ to escape a wildcard. They can be used directly in the quick filter and auto filter, in the extended search, including for a search and replace, and also in the formulas....
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How to make a table look good in Excel

Wondering how to make a table look good in MS Excel 2013 ? Here are a few steps to help you, with a full example below : Format as table, using Excel predefined styles, Copy formatting, from one cell to another,...
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Notepad++ randomize, sort lines random

Using Notepad++, it is very simple to randomize a list of lines, going from an organized list to a random one, as seen above. To do so, make sure you have installed Python Script plugin – if not, see Notepad++ install Python Script plugin with Plugin Manager. We will then install the RandomizeLines.py for Notepad++ from github. ...
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How to compare 2 CSV files with MS Access

It may happen to end with two different tables, in which you just want to know what are the exact differences, especially when you manage a lot of data. I propose you a simple way to quickly get differences between two tables – the only difficult part is to get them in the right format ! ...
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Add hibernate to Windows 10

When starting a fresh Windows 10, it might happen that the hibernate option, which turns the computer to sleep mode without using power, is missing from the Windows menu. However, it is possible to add it back simply....
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How to turn off Chrome notifications on Windows10?

The Chrome notifications can easily become annoying on Windows10. However, there is an easy way to turn them off, by going to settings > content settings > notifications > block. See below a detailed example to turn off Chrome notifications on Windows 10 - it also world to turn off FaceBook notifications on Chrome, and any other website or push notification that has been activated by mistake, or is not needed anymore....
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How to add back the Notepad++ missing plugin manager?

In the latest versions of Notepad++, the plugin manager is not present by default anymore. To add it back, it is necessary to install the plugin nppPluginManager that will actually replace the plugin manager, and allow to search, install, update and delete Notepad++ plugins....
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How to screen record Windows for free with PowerPoint?

That is right, you read well - if you have Microsoft PowerPoint installed on your computer, you can now screen record for free your Windows desktop, with a very good quality. If a PowerPoint presentation is on presentation mode, you can turn the PowerPoint presentation into a video, and otherwise, you can turn anything on your computer into a video, simply by having it being shown on the screen, and including registering your microphone....
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How to change Windows 10 file associations?

When opening a file type in Windows Explorer, and having it opened in another program than the one you would like to, the solution is to change the Windows 10 file associations for these types of files, based on the file extension....
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Best greeting cards online

See below our selection of free printable greeting cards on the Internet for several occasions, that you can freely download, print, use, modify, and send around, to your friend, family, clients, and coworkers. Have a great celebration time!...
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Ubuntu install Gnome desktop

You just upgraded your Ubuntu for 11.04 [1], and don't like the new Unity desktop interface (Fig 1), so you would like to get back to the good old Gnome one (Fig 2), to get back your applets and other things. Or maybe you are not sure for the moment if you should upgrade your Ubuntu or not....
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Outlook find folder of email

Using the search tab advanced options, it is possible to find emails by content or sender, and see in which folder of the hierarchy they are located, using the Outlook advanced find tools. It is too easy to move by mistake a folder from the folder hierarchy in Outlook without noticing - and quite difficult to find it back....
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Cannot load 32 bit plugin Notepad++

Having installed Notepad++ with the Windows 10 apps store, it installed by default the 64 bits version. This wasn't a problem, until I tried to Compare two text files with Notepad++ and Order a list and remove duplicates, which both require a 32 bit version of Notepad++ to work....
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Notepad++ remove duplicate lines and sort

You have a given list, and want to remove duplicates, quickly and easily ? One of the possible solutions, free and effective, is to use Notepad++ [1], a free text editor, but, on top of it, it is light, and offers lot of interesting functionalities....
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Notepad++ open file in new window

As you might have noticed, Notepad++ doesn’t offer the option to open a new window, and opens all files in the same one. In order to open a new window, in which you’ll be allowed to open files / create new tabs / drag and drop opened files, simply put your cursor on the tab name of the file you want to open in a new window, click and keep the mouse button pressed, drag the mouse out of the Notepad++ window, release the mouse button – and voilà ! ...
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Excel scrolling instead of moving cells

If you have happen to be moving the page viewed instead of the cell selected in Microsoft Excel, do not panic. Open the On-Screen Keyboard, and uncheck the ScrLk (Screen Lock) key, and you're done ! ...
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Paste CSV into Excel

Copy pasting CSV (Comma Separated Values) is pretty easy in Microsoft Excel ! In short : use the Data > Text to Columns option. Starting with a CSV file, like the following one, open it in Excel by using the standard Excel file opening, using keyboard shortcut CTRL+O, or by opening it in Windows Explorer with right clic and selection Open with Excel 2010 / Excel 2013 / Excel 2016, depending on the version you have installed....
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Forgot Windows 10 password no disk

Fingerprint blocked, PIN not working anymore, password forgotten, can't retrive the Microsoft account, and no WiFi connection ? See below a way to solve it without needing a reset disk - simply plug a phone with USB, sharing the internet connection and reset forgotten Windows 10 password !...
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Excel custom autofilter more than 2 criteria

If you have an Excel sheet on which you would like to filter on several criteria, you have three different ways, depending if you want to filter on one, two, or multiple criteria, in which case you need to use the advanced filter Excel....
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Bluetooth paired but not connected Windows 10

It can happen that a Bluetooth device, such as a headset, which has been previously paired and connected on a Windows installation, is suddenly unable to reconnect, ending up with a Bluetooth speaker paired but no sound. There are several possible reasons to this, and several solutions which should allow you to reconnect your device....
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Windows search show full path

When performing a search in Windows explorer window, it might be interesting to see the files locations in the results. This is not displayed by default - however, there is an easy way to do it, by displaying the search as a list, and adding the full folder path in displayed columns....
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Notepad++ install Python Script plugin with Plugin Manager

In order to be able to run a lot of interesting scripts (see Notepad++ randomize, sort lines random), written in Python language in Notepad++, you need to install the Python script plugin. You can either download and install it manually, or install it automatically with the Plugin Manager, that you can find in menu Plugins > Plugin Manager > Show Plugin Manager....
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Windows search text in files and folders with Notepad++

One of the many useful abilities of Notepad++, is to search multiple text files for a text string and find in files and folders - including subfolder and windows hidden files and folders - and even to find and replace in notepad this search text in all files....
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Batch image resizer with GIMP photo editor batch processing

In various occasions, it is useful to update in one shot a batch of photos. This operation takes a few minutes to setup using the Batch image manipulation plugin for the GIMP. It means processing as many files as you want at once, for example a batch resize will resizer thousands of files in one operation....
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How to download subtitles in VLC

Since a few versions of VLC, there is now a built in option that will search for subtitles of current media file online, download the one selected, and play it with the movie, with only a few clicks. This is achieved by the VLC VLsub extension, which was previously an external plugin, but is now directly integrated in VLC media player....
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How to delete a table in Gmail

Deleting a Gmail table in an email message might seem a bit complicated, as selected the whole table and pressing Delete key, or backspace, will only delete the data in the table, but leave the table skeleton....
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Insert Excel file into Word

Inserting a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet in a Word document is pretty simple. In short, use the INSERT > Text > Object > Object... menu, select Create from File, select the file on the computer, and click OK. That's it, you have an embed Excel in Word!...
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Google Calendar import ICS

Ever tried to add ICS to Google Calendar, for example an Outlook event .ICS file into Google Calendar, and couldn't find how? It is pretty easy. Providing that the ICS file, for example coming from Outlook, has already been created and is accessible on the computer file system....
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Notepad++ word count tool

There are three easy ways to get the word count in Notepad++, and also the character count, along with the number of lines, with fast and simple tricks in Notepad++: - menu View > Summary..., - double click on the text length / lines count in the bottom status bar,...
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How to see Google number of results

For some users targeted by Google, the estimated number of search results isn't displayed anymore. To get it back, sign out from the Google account, switch Google account, use a private browsing window, or search on another Google country website....
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Lotus Notes an error was encountered when opening a window

Do not reboot your computer ! All you have to do is to terminate the ntaskldr.exe process. This might happen when hard closing Lotus Notes, for example by terminating the process, or asking Windows to do it when the program does not answer, you might face this issue at the next Lotus Notes start....
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Sharepoint couldn't open the workbook

When it is not possible to open a workbook directly from Sharepoint, a solution is to download the file locally first, and open it afterwards, instead of having it being opened on Excel online from the online Sharepoint....
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Scribus tutorial add hyperlink to PDF

Using Scribus free software, it is possible to add a hyperlink on top of any image, and export it to PDF format. When working on a document, would it be a vectorial document, a print poster, or simply a jpeg image, it is possible to add on top of any part of the image, a link annotation, or a hyperlink, which will be displayed in an interactive PDF as a clickable area, leading to the hyperlink opening....
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Notepad++ copy with formatting

The text formatting in Notepad++ can be copied to clipboard or exported using the menu Plugins > NppExport > Export to RTF or Export to HTML. Once exported, the formatted text with its syntax highlighting can be pasted in other applications, such as LibreOffice, Microsoft Word, or a WordPress post....
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MS Access MDB repair tool

Even if we will all agree to say that an Access database should certainly not exist to handle more than 2GB of data, but it can happen for some reasons that you end up with such database (Fig 1). For example, when you import external data in the database, after you deleted tables in the Access file, you still have to compact and repair it in order to clean the cache, and reduce filesize....
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MS Access Oracle ODBC driver

If you ever tried to retrieve data from an Oracle table in MS Access, you might have experienced the error "Run-time error 3184: Could not execute query; could not find linked table. [IBM][System i Access ODBC Driver][DB2 for i5/OS]SQL0204 - Table in DB Name type *FILE not found. (#-204)" (Fig 1)....
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How to record screen on Windows 10 for free

There are several ways to record screen for free on Windows 10, either using the built in Game screen recorder accessible with Windows+G, and following the on screen instructions. The other option is to install the excellent VLC media player, and use it as a free screen video recorder for Windows 10 or any other Windows version on which it is installed....
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