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IMPORTXML: xpath to get non-distinct parent node data for each child node

Google Spreadsheets has an IMPORTXML function, which I am trying to use to maintain a list of TV episodes, based on the API at http://services.tvrage.com/feeds/episode_list.php?sid=3183. I am trying ...
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Associate cells to imported ones with importrange in Google Sheets

I have the following issue: I have table A with several columns and I use the following function to import some of data to table B: ...
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Import current price from website to spreadsheet

As you can probably gather from the title, the goal is to plug the current price of this product into a spreadsheet. Perhaps I'm over-complicating things, but there must be an easy way to do this. ...
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Transfer data from a form to a new spreadsheet

I have a simple form that inputs entries into a spreadsheet in Google Doc's. All I want to do is open a new sheet and import the data from the forms spreadsheet so I can manipulate it in my own way. ...
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Tumblr RSS importer stopped working

I've been administering several Tumblr blogs since 2009 by means of the RSS import feature and, without any notifications, it would seem like the last time they were updated is late December 2011. It ...
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Export contacts from Yahoo! & Hotmail to Outlook 2007

How can I export my contact lists in Yahoo! and Hotmail accounts to Outlook 2007? If you have done that before, was it easy and %100 percent successful (i.e. no missing or duplicate entries)?
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Calculate distances between various places in Google Maps

I have the following problem: I have two lists of addresses X and Y, both as an excel table or csv file, and would like to use google maps to automatically calculate the distance between each possible ...
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How to import generic messages into Gmail as emails?

I have some messages that I'd like to import to Gmail. The messages were never emails but are conversations from another service. Right now I have them in a csv file with columns From,To,Date,Message ...
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Google Docs — How to do lossless exporting?

I have several documents created using Google Docs. They are not plain text documents, but documents with images, tables, etc, etc. How can I export this Google Document to my computer, such that I ...
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Import IMO chat history into something readable

I've got a bunch of chats from third-party clients from IMO.im before their service decided to become a proprietary-only client. Problem is, the chat logs are hardly readable as-is, here's a sample ...
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Import messages from Exchange to Google Groups Collaborative Inbox

At the moment we are an Exchange house and wanting to move to Google Apps. We currently have a shared inbox in Exchange that we want to move to Google's Groups Collaborative Inbox but there only seems ...
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How to remove all “alien contacts” appeared after importing contacts from an exported CSV file?

After I exported my Gmail Contacts to a .csv file and reimported them back, I got the “alien” contacts as in the below screenshot—they have no name and something related to Google+. How can I remove ...
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Google Spreadsheet =ImportHTML #value error for specific URL

I'm trying to get the data from http://wodindex.wikispaces.com/ into my spreadsheets. Also from a different subdomain of wikispaces.com the grabbing doesn't work. Trying to get data from this site ...
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Importing online docs into SkyDrive

I hate to download-upload. It is stupid. The acceptable approach is the one we have to insert images into SE posts: there is an option to choose between "from my computer" and URL. Now, I want to know ...
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get a “.ics” Outlook calendar file into Google Calendar

My office IT prevents me from saving an ics file on my computer (at least I can figure out how to do that), but i am able to email myself a calendar at my Gmail address. I open the mail message and ...
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How to import emails from IMAP supporting email provider to Outlook.com?

My current email provider does not support POP or POP3, but does support IMAP. How to import emails from that web-mail account to Outlook.com?
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Google Sheet document using ImportXML doesn't Automatically Republish

I created a file that uses ImportXML to pull prices from a set of web pages, and bless me, it works! To stay updated with the changes in price, I ticked the "Automatically republish when changes are ...
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How to Create a Dynamic SubTables Based On Data From Another Sheet? (Google Spreadsheet)

I'm wondering if there is a way to create a sheet with dynamic subtables based on data from another sheet in google spreadsheets? Each student will use a form to enter data to sheet: "Entries" like ...
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Does Google calendar import vtodo in ics format?

I am trying to import a vtodo (task in ics format) in Google Calendar BEGIN:VTODO CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VTASK DTSTART:20120731T000000 DUE:20120731T000000 SUMMARY:test ORGANIZER:CN=xxx@xxx.com ...
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If I import email from another email account into Gmail, will sent email also be imported? And will appear as sent in Gmail?

I just had this question. The title really just says it all—if I import email from another account (not a Gmail one) into Gmail, will old sent email also get imported? And will it appear as sent in ...
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Importing Unicode Big Endian files into Google Fusion Tables

Is there a way to import Unicode Big Endian files into Google Fusion Tables? UTF-8 isn't working for me.
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Is there a way to import between Posterous sites?

Posterous has a nice Import feature that allows copying of entire blogs into a new Posterous one, but doesn't offer a way to import from blogs hosted on it's own platform. Is there some (hidden) way ...
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Is there a way to import Trello boards into Todoist?

It doesn't look like there's an officially supported way to do this. Is anyone aware of any other way to import Trello boards into Todoist? Update: Got this link from Todoist support: ...
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Transfer posts from LiveJournal to Blogger

I started off blogging using LiveJournal but I switched to Blogger as I like to do as much as possible inside the Google ecosystem. Is there an easy way to transfer my LiveJournal posts to Blogger, ...
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Retrieve last entry via ImportXML

Looking for help pulling specific cells from a web site into a Google Spreadsheet. I want to pull "last" price from this page but only a few specific ones. Such as Dow, Nasdaq 100, S&P 500, ...
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Importing Gmail contacts to another Google account by Adding a POP3 account

I want to import a gmail account to a google apps account. I have tried the recommended method of adding a pop account. POP forwarding is enabled. I get the following message: Server denied POP3 ...
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How to import mails by contacts from another Gmail account?

I want to import emails from another Gmail account by some specific email addresses? I have created another Gmail account for family and friends and I want all mails by them in my newly created ...
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Is there any web app or script to import contacts using OAuth? [closed]

We want to add invite feature to our site, so users can invite their friends. Is there any web app or script that can import contacts from Gmail, Yahoo, Live, etc using OAuth, so we can send invite ...
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Import old email from Opera to gmail

Does anyone know how can I move all the email I have in Opera 12 to a gmail account linked to google apps ?