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How to change setting of Gmail to view HTML emails? [closed]

This may sound like a dumb question, but I am having trouble with viewing a link (not in the form of a URL but some text that redirects you to a page once clicked) in one of the emails I have received....
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Facebook sharer.php not updating shared information after page update

I am using the URL https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=http://example.com/" to allow users to share my website by sending users browsing my site to the aforementioned link. However, after ...
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Unable to insert a Table using HTML in blog page on Tumblr

I am relentlessly trying to insert a simple HTML table into my blog page (not post, but a new secondary page I created) on Tumblr. Each time I put in the code, the text appears unformatted on the ...
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<cite> tags on Tumblr?

I'm composing HTML for a text post, and find that whenever I use the <cite> tag, it disappears when I preview the post or switch to rich text mode. Other tags, like <sup>, don't have this ...
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I want to get rid of the sentence “posts tagged _____” on Tumblr

I have created a photography Tumblr site to showcase my work: http://wonryu93.tumblr.com I love the theme and its simple grid system but! the redirected pages show the sentence "posts tagged _" on the ...
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Gmail-compatible WYSIWYG<->Raw HTML editor

I've been typing out some particularly richly-formatted emails in Gmail recently, and the bugs in Chrome's contentEditible=true rich-text-formatting heuristics are really starting to drive me to ...
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Copying work items from Visual Studio Online (TFS) and getting HTML

I want to copy work items from TFS/Visual Studio Online by selecting them and hitting Ctrl+C or right-click, copy, and get the HTML. However Visual Studio Online overrides the Ctrl+C and right-click, ...
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Convert to HTML / change formatting [closed]

I have a CSV file with a cells filled with text formatted like this. &lt;p&gt; This is some sample text&lt;/p&gt; &lt;p&gt; &lt;br /&gt; This is some sample ...
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Center embedded audio posts on Tumblr

On my Tumblr blog I'm trying to center the embedded audio posts but they won't. I found some other people have tried centering iFrame. I've also tried setting margin: auto; in the CSS inside ....
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How to get inserted HTML to render in Google Docs?

I found this question, which seems to suggest I can just paste in my HTML, but when I try that it just looks like HTML, it does not render. Below is what I am pasting in: <pre style="background:...
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Link to no framed HTML in jsBin or jsFiddle

Is there a way in jsBin or jsFiddle to get a link to the page you created as is, without being embed inside a frame? If not, is there such service (something that would let me quickly create an HTML ...
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What file format or coding standard is a Google Document in?

So if Microsoft Word uses .docx (formerly .doc), what 'format' is a Google document in? How does it all work? Does it just use the HTML standard to make up the document on the page you're working on?...
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Is there a setting/extension to disable HTML formatting in received Gmail messages?

I want all INBOX messages in gmail to appear in plain text. When I read the messages I receive, I just want everything appearing in a consistent font and size of my choice. No html formatting ...
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Host HTML file with direct download link [closed]

Is there a host where you can upload an HTML file without needing an account and then there is a direct download link? I would need this for my HTML class, so that students can upload a file and then ...
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How do I write an HTML character without the browser converting it on Google Sites?

Specifically I'm trying to write "&#773;" with the quotation marks to indicate the character. I want the code to appear not the character. I'm looking for alternative answers than to use &gt; ...
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Upload HTML into Blogger?

I have saved all of the HTML file from an old blog that I can no longer access. Can I upload that into Blogger or some other place so that the website can be seen again?
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Google Spreadsheet won't display the leading space in the cell

For following graph, the Google Spreadsheet won't display the leading space before android:xxx. How could I enable it or how could I add a leading space ? <set xmlns:android="http://schemas....
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How do I avoid the <img src> attribute being stripped by Gmail?

In the body of an HTML e-mail I send <img style="display:block" alt="Revel Resorts | AC NJ" src="http://revel.mydelphic.com/sites/all/themes/revel/images/r_01.jpg" border="0" height="128" width="...
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How to send HTML email via Gmail including the background CSS [duplicate]

The obvious way is to just copy and paste. However, the HTML has stylesheets like .auto-style9 { background-image: url('http://domainname.com/backgroundTall.png'); background-repeat:no-repeat;...
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How to copy links to Google Drive document

When I copy HTML to Google Drive, I lose the URLs in the text. Is that normal behavior? If so, how do I get around it to keep the URLs?
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Is there a site somewhere that shows examples of all HTML4 objects? [closed]

Is there a site somewhere that shows examples of all HTML4 objects? Basically, I want to create a library of automated browser tests but I need a site (preferrably 100% HTML4 and basic Javascript ...
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How do I send a piece of HTML in Outlook Web Access? [closed]

How do you send a HTML email in Outlook Web Access? I have the HTML written but if I just copy and paste it, it will just send as plain text. I have no idea how to do it. Is it possible? Email: <...
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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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How do I produce a lettered list in Blogger?

When writing a blog post using Google's Blogger, you can do so using "Compose" mode (a WYSIWYG editor) or HTML mode. When using HTML mode, if I write: <ol type="a"> <li>Item a</li> &...
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Can I view the HTML source of an email sent to my Gmail address?

I'd like to see how a certain email was put together. Is there a "View Source" for emails sent to Gmail?
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Is it possible to add a creative commons embed to a Google Doc?

I've written some basic training manuals using Google docs, and would like to release them under a creative commons license. I plan to use the Google drive "Publish" feature to release it to the web, ...
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How should I format the HTML of my blog posts in Blogger?

For convenience, I write all my blog posts in bare HTML. Everything seems to be working, but I see that sometimes, Blogger's WYSIWYG editor wraps everything up in a <div> and uses <p> tags....
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Edit HTML template on Blogger to add GitHub Fork Me ribbon

I am trying to modify my active Blogger.com template like this: I want to add a GitHub "Fork Me" ribbon to my template page and have tried pasting in the templates in the head tag and in ...
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HTML for iPad: What should i need to know? [closed]

I just made a LAN webapp, it works great on my computer but i discovers it just doesn't work well with an iPad. I use JQuery and JQuery UI, and know that using JQuery UI for Mobile I would have less ...
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Send Google spreadsheet with embedded HTML in Gmail

When I try to publish content from Google Spreadsheet, it puts it into an HTML iframe. This is found under File > Publish to Web. How can I send this iframe content in a mail, sent over Gmail?
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Is there a HTML alternative to Prezi? [closed]

Is there a good alternative to Prezi, besides Google Docs, for slide-based presentations? I've come across impress.js and I think it's awesome, but there's no way I can recommend that to a regular ...
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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 &nbsp; 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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How do I put my resume in Google Sites?

How should I put my resume, created in Microsoft Word on a webpage, hosted on a Google sites, such that it looks exactly like the output from Word?
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How to edit a table (created by Lotus Notes) in the email reply (in Gmail)?

I've received an email with an embedded table. I want to put some marks inside that table (i.e., edit the content of the table) and send it back. Unfortunately, the Gmail interface doesn't seem to ...
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Folding/Rolling-up boxes in MediaWiki

In MediaWiki, if the Index at the top is large, it becomes show/hideable. Is there a way to do this with other sections in MediaWiki? I maintain technical documentation on an internal wiki, and I ...
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Sending HTML email through Google Groups

I want to send a formatted email (say HTML or PDF) to a large group of people (all parents in a school - no, I do not mean to spam, just send them a monthly newsletter about school-related activities)....
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HTML mail from POP3 account not rendering

I have an email address through Go Daddy and Gmail set up to access it via POP3. When I receive an HTML email Gmail shows the headers (which normally isn't the case) and doesn't seem to be rendering ...
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WYSIWYG web page editor [closed]

Is there a WYSIWYG HTML editor that can speed up web page creation, and generate clean, hand-editable HTML with div based layouts? either Web or Desktop app will do
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Facebook open graph in meta tags

<meta property="og:title"> <meta property="og:description"> <meta property="og:image"> What is the purpose of using Facebook Open Graph in Website's Meta tags? What does it add to ...
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Parse HTML through Google Spreadsheet using scripting

I'm trying to speed up the process of getting values from an HTML page to a Google Docs Spreadsheet through scripting. I remember Microsoft Excel had the import data function, but I don't own a copy ...
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Why is Gmail in an iFrame?

I would like for someone to explain the reason that Google's Gmail is placed inside of an iFrame HTML element instead of simply placing the code in the document itself.
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Does MailChimp host images for HTML emails?

If I want to send out HTML emails via MailChimp, would they host images for me or do I have to do it on my own server?
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Uploading Styled HTML to Google Docs

I find that when I upload Styled HTML to Google Docs, eg. with CSS .underline { text-decoration: underline; } .del { text-decoration: line-through; } mark { background: yellow } None of these will ...
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How can I send an HTML message from Gmail?

HTML: <p style="background-color:green; padding: 30px;">Hello</p>
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How can I write HTML and send as an email? [closed]

I want to send HTML email from my Outlook or Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail. I wasn't able to find any such option where I could write HTML which will then be rendered at the receiver's end. How can I do that?...
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Facebook App for Arbitrary HTML? [closed]

I'd like to find an application on facebook which would allow me to add a tab to my page that contains simple HTML - like a list of items, or a couple paragraphs, etc. Is there a good solution anybody ...
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Is there a wireframe app that produces/exports HTML? [closed]

I know it seems kind of counter productive to what a wireframe app should be, but I know some of my non-technical friends like how easy it is to use a wireframe app, but don't know HTML and would love ...
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How to paste raw HTML into an email in Gmail?

I would like to send an HTML Newsletter from my Gmail account. I have the raw HTML, but how can I paste it into the editor, so Gmail will recognize it as HTML? Is this even possible?
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In Gmail how can I view images in long "clipped" messages?

I have a long email message come into my Gmail, often a newsletter. I click the "Display images below" link to see all the pictures, I read through it to the bottom, then see this: [Message clipped]...
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Does W3C Validation (Web Validation) really make any difference to your site? [closed]

Does displaying the various validation marks on your website make a difference? For Example - HTML Validation - W3C CSS Validation - W3C XHTML Validation What is the communities opinion on this ...
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