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Chrome extension to highlight searched keywords in a website

I have to make use of search engines, like Google, Yahoo, etc, to retrieve information from many websites. But when viewing these re-directed websites, it would be tedious to always manually press ...
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Software for matching rectangular images in other images or PDFs

I'm looking for software that searches through multiple images or a PDF for an smaller image that I give it. The best example I can give is with this page from a stamp catalogue: I would give the ...
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Collaboration platform with powerful search -> auto-building knowledge base

I'm looking for a collaboration platform similar to Asana, Trello, Podio or Wrike that has a powerful search engine with support for: Stemming: searching for "load" will find "loading", "loads" etc. ...
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Centrally search everything from Omnibox or extension in Chromium-based browsers (Chrome, Opera, etc.)

I'd like to be able to type a string on Omnibox (or activate an extension hotkey) then to see a list of: search engine suggestion autocomplete history tabs containing title/URL matching the typed ...
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Are there any good tools for applying searchable metadata tags to large documents?

I've googled this extensively, but there doesn't appear to be a common solution, or my keywords are inadequate. We have a few large PDFs on the order of a few thousand pages each that describe some ...
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Wiki with prioritized keyword indexing (tags)

We need an in-house wiki for a technical piece of software. The problem we're having is finding information. Full text searches fail miserably, finding 1,000 pages when only 10 are relevant and never ...
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Spatial search server, to quickly answer “What points near me?” requests

I have about a million points like this: Latitude Longitude Text (short text of less than 128 characters) I am writing an app that must quickly show what points are around the user. User: I am at ...
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Download Image from Keywords

I have around 50000 sentences, I want relevant images closely or partially related to those sentences. Before google image search APIv1 was best suited for my need as now it is deprecated need to find ...
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Firefox extension to allow efficient searches?

Firefox just got updated to version 43. With that update, perhaps the most useful extension, Quick Search Bar, no longer works. The developer has stated that he does not want to get it working, but ...
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File indexing and search library/API for .Net applications

I am developing a WinForms .Net application. It does a a lot of management type things, but the important part is that it allows users to add file attachments - and they add lots of these. I now have ...
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Search MKV metadata

For my DVD/BD collection of films and series I used the MP4 file format because it is easy to edit (title, year, actor etc.). Windows itself offers the possibility to edit MP4. It is possible to ...
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How can I do a bulk search to see if any of my photographs are used online without my permission?

Can someone recommend a service or software that will help to search published photos online? I tried to do this with Google Image search but it requires a lot of time to upload images one by one. I'...
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Use a low res image to find the high res version?

I have a low resolution image. I know that I have a higher resolution version somewhere on a backup drive. Is there any software that can use the low res image to find the high res version? Ideally, ...
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Searching the menu bar in Microsoft Windows

I am looking for a program that can search for and activate application menu items for the frontmost application. It should work on Microsoft Windows. Gratis is preferable. On Mac OS X 10.10 I use ...
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Collaborative Web Based Wiki with ability to narrow down ideas by more than one metadata-tag?

Does a collaborative web-based wiki with the ability to narrow down wiki entries using more than one tag exist? Let me give you an example of what I am looking for; the wiki has to have the ...
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Software that lets me type a few letters in order to search through the names of the files in the current directory

In Windows Explorer, there's a search box that searches the files. But it's slow, and its searches recurse into subfolders. I'd like something that filters the files quickly, without recursing into ...
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Corrupt file finder

I have a TON of data recovered from a formatted disk and I need to filter out the files that have been partially overwritten and, therefore, are unreadable and useless.
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Application/framework for effective search in text data from relational database

I have a relational database (Microsoft SQL Server), that holds text data in one of its tables. Text data are not in the English language. I want to create a new search system that would allow users ...
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Video frame lookup or search using verbal audio utterances

I'm an animator trying to get a program that will use machine learning to automate the lip syncing process. The program I need made will have two files given to it: a seed, and an audio file. The seed ...
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Best data storage for a quick search

I have an app with approximately 20-40 million new documents added each month. Let's say these documents have approximately 4-8 fields I want to allow the user to search from. Not all entries are ...
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Looking for software that allows me to look for a logo inside a group of images

I have between 60,000 and 100,000 images and 1.5% of them contain a specific logo. This logo is not always depicted in the same size or orientation. Is there a freeware program for Windows that would ...
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Software for categorizing data based on language and type

Currently, I'm using windows file explorer for categorizing. There are folders for years (2017, 2018, etc.) and each of them has sub-folders for types (type_1, type_2, etc.) and under each sub-folder, ...
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Looking for a hex editor that can find specific binary sequence unaligned

I am looking for a Hex Editor that can do a search for a specific binary sequence, and find it in a file, without regard to byte alignment. I have an extracted and disassembled program that I am ...
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Python for large graphs

I have a large graph consisting of 30 million edges. Currently it is saved as a CSV file of the edges. I would like to run standard graph algorithms like BFS on it. Is there a library in Python for ...
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I would like to autoatically generate tags/keys that summarize each text document I have so i can search for them by tags/keys

In Short I would like a software recommendation that summarizes a long text document and produces keywords for that text document. Ideally, it will exclude words like "with, and, the, etc." and ...
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I'm looking for a grammar/parser for elasticsearch query_string

What I'm trying to achieve is to generate a valid elasticsearch query_string form inputs preferably in frontend. In worst case it can be generated in the backend (nodeJS, NestJS). I'm looking for ...
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wiki WITH modern browsing/searching/filtering

I'm trying to create a website that allows access-controlled wiki-style article creation WITH modern browsing, searching and filtering of this content. The issue is platforms like mediawiki or ...
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Software / API to track new concepts or ideas from web searches

Is there any Software or API of Google,Twitter or other search Engines or Social Networks to track emergent or new concepts/ideas (words) or new combinations, made from the searches in the web, but ...
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What are some good Javascript front end (web page) faceted search libraries as alternatives to filtrify?

I have a website that uses filtrify to provide faceted searching through a very long, involved list. This is working great and is a fantastic web-based, front-end only, Javascript project that takes ...
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Utility to search for text in a directory and display the matching lines as well as nearby lines

I currently use Agent Ransack to search for text in files in a directory. It will list all files containing that text in the left pane. If I click on one of those files, it will show all of the ...
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Video file duplicate finder (based on length/duration)

I am looking for a program that will find duplicate videos based on duration (eg number of seconds) and not based on size/MD5/thumbnails/etc. This is a very simple concept but I find it impossible to ...
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thunderbird addon that searches for HTML in email

I often need to search for specific details about an html-formatted email. As an example, I'd like to be able to filter by presence of an image source name (<img src="...">). However, even ...
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Is there a program in windows which can search menu items like Ubuntu Unity?

In unity dash, you can search commands in menu bar of a program, is there a similar program on windows?
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Travel-oriented map program or app built around advanced queries and relevant data

Google Maps and Apple Maps are both missing something critical for cities: public transit stations. I opened up Apple Maps and all of the transit (train/bus) stations are missing. There's no UI ...
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Time based video search engine

I have a collection of demonstration videos and I would like to be able to store what happens in the videos so I can view snippets from them later on. each video might contain multiple patterns made ...
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Github project filter

I want to monitor what Github projects had recent activity – but want to limit that to topics I'm interested in. Say, I want to see what Android apps are currently active – but I'm not interested in ...
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Search the internet for pictures by keyword and automatically download a set number of the results in the original resolutions (Ubuntu 14.04)?

This is the task I would like to be able to perform: Search for images on the internet by a keyword Automatically download a specified number of the search results in the original image resolutions ...
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Chrome Context Search Extension

When I used Firefox I had this extension: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/context-search/ It used the same search engines already configured in Firefox. There are similar extensions ...
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From Django Model to Search Form and Search Result

With Django it is easy to create an edit form from a model. It's great. Is there a library/tool which can help me to create a search form and a paginateable query result from a model?
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JavaScript to add search to a directroy tree of HTML files - OFFLINE

I coded a script which finds and parses XML files which describe our message catalog and generates a directory tree of HTML files, cross-indexed. The boss loves it and will take it to a workshop in ...
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Is there some existing tool to automate search for a full resolution of image, using search by image?

Currently I am doing it manually using Google search by image: Search by image using some existing small image file (with sorting results by image size) Select biggest returned image that have ...
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Best web-app solution for searching subversion repository documents?

I was simply wondering what tool would be the most appropriate for indexing and searching the text of multiple standard document types (i.e doc/ppt/xls/pdf). I've had a look at OpenGrok, however it ...
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Browse Wikimedia Commons images by date

I want to find pictures of China taken in the 1930~1940 in the Wikimedia Commons gallery. Is there an app that would allow me to do that? For instance I would select a date range (like 1930~1940), ...
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Search for massive offline file collections

I'm looking for a solution that would allow indexing and search of large collections of files. A brief description of our situation: many (100+) engineers work on large projects, creating file ...
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Windows search which OCR's images and pdfs with text in them

I often have scanned pdfs or jpegs etc. which may have some text in them. One good example is screenshots that I take with screenshot captor. Is there a way to make the Windows search "smart"...
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Text Search on specific websites

Google search works great and advanced search also lets me search particular sites. But in my case I have a long list of sites (approx. 500) and I want to run a restricted search on only this set of ...
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Projects similar to google books

Are there other projects similar to google books that allow (legally defensible) search, snippet view, and/or metadata exploration of non-public domain books?
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Change-tracking searchable backup server with user accounts

Requirements: I'm looking for software (and cloud platform) for an R&D startup company to perform periodic backups to a secure cloud. The backups should track changes (like Borg) to avoid data ...
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Search for text in some videos

I have some screen recordings of the game and want to search for some concrete text there (title of the mission). What program can I use to achieve that? Can use it on Windows or Linux. Freeware is ...
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Search tool for NAS

We use a NAS (connected to MACs via WebDAV) in our small company to acces our files from different locations. Searching within the NAS does not work well due to the amount of data stored and slow ...