deals with text in general, such as processing of text by a web app, but is unsuitable for the more specific text tags (`text-formatting`, `text-analysis`, `text-to-speech`, `text-editor`, `text-message`)

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How NOT to bold text in WhatsApp & still use ** around text?

Now as WhatsApp offers options for bold, Italic & strike-through text, how not to make the text bold while still enclosing it in *. Any kind of escape character? For example: *test* will result ...
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Outlook web's indent key shortcuts vs text selection

Does anyone using Outlook web ever use alt-left arrow & alt-right arrow to move a word at a time? What about the same with the shift key down to select a word at a time? Apparently not since shift-...
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How can you edit text in draw.io shapes?

I know how to label shapes in draw.io by simply clicking on the shape and then typing, but how can I go back and easily edit These Labels without first deleting and reqriting teh entire text?
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Writing RTL (Arabic) with English in between in Wordpress, text becomes messed up

Whenever I try to write an English word in an Arabic paragraph in WordPress it becomes like this: بواسطة متجر Microsoft الإكتروني الرقمي Where it should be like this: الإلكتروني الرقمي ...
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How do I add text to my draw.io doc?

I don't know how to add text. Please help, I know there is a button that says "text" on it yet there is know way too add a text bubble.
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How do I define the entity for a relational schema in draw.io?

I would like to add text on top of the rectangles to specify the entity names. How do I do this in draw.io? Not inside the elements but on top of them.Something like Employee/Secretary as shown in the ...
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Counting specific words

I want to count how many times in a column certain words from a predefined set appear. In this example those specific words will be days of the week. For example: Mon =3 Tues ...
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Permanently enable plain text mode in Yahoo! Mail

The last button (icon) in the image below is Switch to Plain Text mode. It fits perfectly with my needs. How can I permanently switch to plain text mode? (If there is no such feature, I guess I ...
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File uploads stuck in queue

I'm uploading a folder to MEGA. Uploads seem to be working but as soon as it attempts to upload a README.TXT file, said file and all others get the 'Queued' status. All other file types that I have ...
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Split content with multiple lines into multiple rows and columns in Google sheets

I like to know if it is possible to split an entire paragraph contained in a single cell, into multiple columns and paragraphs using formula's in Google sheets. This is what the text in the cell would ...
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Is there a search engine that allows you to search for a specific string including special characters that has similar coverage to Google [duplicate]

Let's say I want to search for "100-Coins Star" (with the speech marks to tell Google to search for that specific term). Google comes up with results for 100 Coins Star. Ignoring the spaces and dash. ...
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How to write in super large letters in an ordinary textfield

I came across a YouTube whose title was made of use letters that were not part of its logo. Here is the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZkgIjJlsxA These letters are considered part of the text ...
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How to get text only of following webpages?

I would like to have text only of the following webpages. Sometimes Google searched results (webpage, .pdf, .doc, ...) have "Cached" and then I can click "Text Only", but I can't do that for the ...
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756 views

A minimal Gmail text editor / word processor?

Gmail is my favorite text editor. It autosaves (in the cloud). It's browser-based. All I have to do to share with a friend is press send. But opening a new window is difficult - especially while ...
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text box direction in draw.io

Using draw.io. I have text box with default text direction horizontal. I am trying change the text direction to vertical or trying to rotate the text box 90 degree. I don't find any option do that. ...
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Show text/plain even if both text/plain and text/html are sent

Someone sent me an e-mail in both text and HTML, with embedded (attached) images. One of the images is 3311-pixel wide. As a consequence, gmail widens the text box accordingly, which makes the e-mail ...
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Set Gmail to reply text-only to only a specific address

I just subscribed to a mailing list that (still) requests that messages sent to it be text-only, no exceptions. (Their FAQ references storage space being at a premium on PDAs such as Palm Pilots.) ...
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Copying text from Gmail without line-breaks

Sending emails in plain text format with Gmail wraps each line at ~70 characters. How can I copy the text from a received/sent mail without the line-breaks?
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How do I stop the Wordpress.com post editor from inserting nonbreaking spaces?

The Wordpress.com post editor has an annoying habit of inserting the   character in posts. This wouldn't be a problem if it inserted it appropriately, or even consistently. This is, alas, not ...
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Does Google change Ctrl to Cmd if you are using mac? [closed]

Just a simple question really, In the two images below, you can see that Google displays Ctrl instead of Cmd. I was wondering if the user is using Mac (I only have Windows), does the interface change ...
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Pastebins (web apps that allows posting snippets of texts) that allow registered users to opt to not include their usernames on specified pasted texts [closed]

Are there any Pastebins that will allow registered users to opt to not include their usernames on specified pasted texts? I know I can post as an unregistered user, but I want the management and ...
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Extract entries from a Google Docs file into different parts or files

In a Google Document I keep a journal. Entries are separated by days, although I sometimes write very often and at other times not so often. The journal is a continuous document where each entry has ...
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How to reverse text on Google Spreadsheets?

When I enter data in a Google Spreadsheets cell, I would like the text to reverse itself. For instance, I would like to put in a cell My text and get it converted to txet yM.
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Image to text online converter [closed]

Can anyone recommend a website (free tool) where I can enter an image (it contains some text) and get back text.
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Snopes.com Can't highlight text - why?

Does anyone know why I can't highlight text when visiting Snopes.com? Give it a try and see if it works for you - This is something that happens on every computer I've visited Snopes from, if I had to ...