Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [text-processing]

The tag has no usage guidance.

0
votes
0answers
4 views

Software to find duplicate paragraphs or phrases in multiple microsoft word documents

Here is my condition: I have many drafts microsoft word documents. I want to make one microsoft word document. Therefore, I need to find duplicate words or paragraphs copy them into final document ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Help understanding a good workflow for text mining project SQL NOSQL [on hold]

I am interested in a project that involves text mining, I am wondering what is the best method to do this project. Goal is to obtain insights through text mining, keyword counts potentially ...
1
vote
2answers
30 views

Software to search for duplicate lines within a text file

I have a text file containing 20K URL's. Within the file, 1-2 blank lines are present between many of the URL's. I need to find all duplicate URL's within the file and remove them. The order of ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Formatting large amounts of differently structured ascii text snippets into a uniform format

we need a software recommendation for the task of formatting large amounts of differently structured ascii text snippets into a uniform format that looks good in html. The text snippets can be plain ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Are the application for transcribing audio into subtitles?

There is such application as gTranscribe that allows you to play audio and type text into the text area below and it puts time stamp automatically at the and of each line. Are there something similar, ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

I am looking for some existing library or code that can convert my Unicode hindi text to KrutiDev Devanagri?

Can someone recommend any code or existing library in any python? If not python any language will be fine.
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Library or framework for flat file handling?

I'd started a new job recently and am in the process of learning about / taking ownership over some of the existing systems that we've got in place. Within the past few days I'd discovered that one ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Text/macro expansion program

I'm looking for a simple Windows program that lets me define some macro texts that are automatically expanded when I type. Just simply "replace this string with this string". E.g. -abc- expands to ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

OCR for LCD Display (must deal light and shadows zones)

I see that most people use OCR for documents and license plates. I need to solve a problem using OCR to recognize characters (numbers) in a LCD display and transform into text (after that put that ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Software that can convert large amount of data to md5 hash

Currently I have a 2gb database with approximately 100 million lines and I want to convert every single line to md5 hash is there a program that can do it relatively quick.
1
vote
2answers
53 views

Preprocessor for Windows, good for generating HTML files

I need a template engine (preprocessor) for Windows that allows me to define my own (very simple) language. I need it for generating html files. It should be able to make macro substitutions but also ...
0
votes
0answers
2 views

software to detect repeated text phrases (full sentence followed by identical phrase from that sentence)

Stackexchangers, I have a couple of hundred XML texts, which contain textual repetitions of the following type: In cases where exceptional balance of payments difficulties exist, and then for a ...
1
vote
0answers
7 views

Extracting tabular data from HTML pages

I need to examine an HTML page with a listing of multiple items (people, media files etc.) - having some elements of data per item: Links, numbers, strings etc. - and placing the results in a plain, ...
1
vote
0answers
8 views

Text classification using Python

I am doing a text classification related task in Python using NLP and SkLearn. I need to remove random words from my text. I know I can remove stop words and punctuation using nlp. But what I am ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

(Semantic) Highlighting of any text for improved speed reading

I'm looking for an application that is able to process the (semantic) content of a text and provides an easier-to-read output. I'm imagining an app that takes Text (e.g., in PDF format) and provides a ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

How can I delete non-english words from text file?

I want to delete all words, which are not English, from the text file. I have done some research about the topic on google and have found a python tool which is named pyenchant for this task. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

XML libraries for java

Please succintly summarize the licensing and vendor implementations available for: XQuery JAXP XQJ specific to Java and where the libraries can be found for build files.
4
votes
5answers
59 views

Copy & paste texts omitting leading/trailing white spaces

Looking for utility/macro/plugin to paste texts from clipboard omitting leading/trailing white spaces. Couldn't find this feature in macros in PhraseExpress or utilities like PureText. Thanks.
0
votes
1answer
24 views

WWW: Many pages to one?

We have a documentation/help system in the form of 'a lot of www pages (one-topic-per-page)'. Is there any ready-to-go software/script able to change that docs to 'all-in-one-page' format?
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Real-Time Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Detection

I have a project that involves free text user input (strings of less than 80 characters) and I need to detect PII within that string. This all needs to happen in real-time as we need to send a ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

Utility to recursively process text file templates and fill in placeholders

I search for a tool that is / can: gratis free from dependencies (no scripting language interpreter needed, ...) preferably a single binary run on Linux, optionally Windows traverse a (sub)directory ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Text List Merge Program

I'm looking for a program that can combine several lists. Must be Windows supported, completely free or freemium, has an interface and unicode supported. It should be able to add prefix, suffix and ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Utility to create timeline from events

Suppose I have a table (e.g. in a CSV file) of events with start and end times, and names. I want to generate a timeline, which is made up of either intervals in which there's no change (i.e. between ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Headline Capitalization

Background Developers write JIRA tickets; developers do not style the ticket items consistently. We'd like to present the ticket summaries to clients, but with a consistent format. Problem We're ...
1
vote
1answer
61 views

Language detection at shell command

I need to detect the language of a huge amount of files, and I was wondering if there is some tool which I could use in a way similar to this, in linux command shell: langdetector filetodetect > ...
2
votes
1answer
36 views

Getting marked up difference of two big normal texts (not source code)

How to get difference text of two ebooks converted to plain text? They are both the same book but different editions, so much of text is exactly the same to within hyphenation and punctuation changes. ...
2
votes
0answers
76 views

Software to convert very, very large html file to markdown

I have a single 1.3gb html file that contains the entirety of the Encyclopedia Britannica. I want to convert it to markdown in a way that preserves subheadings, tables, and UTF-8 special characters. ...
2
votes
0answers
9 views

Textual authorship testing options?

There's a pretty remarkable piece of software called jstylo from Drexel University, but it appears to have been untouched for a couple of years. Are there any comparable options to this that analyze ...
0
votes
1answer
108 views

Convert JSPWiki to XWiki

Background Looking to convert a document written in JSPWiki format to a file written in any format supported by pandoc. Requirements Preferably CommonMark or basic HTML output. No attachments. No ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Is there a very simple version control tool that only uses a diff-based change log for a text file?

Parsing the change log and reconstructing an older version automatically is not a requirement. The only objective is to make everything I ever wrote and saved and potentially deleted searchable and ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Open source tool to extract text from developer file types

I would like to parse the text content from these developer file types and index them and make them available for my lucene search engine for search. I would like to parse the text content from these ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

Open source tool to do OCR

I would like to parse the text content (OCR) from these image file types and index them and make them available for my lucene search engine for search. .ai .bmp .gif .jpeg .jpg .png .psd .ttf Can ...
2
votes
1answer
96 views

What is the best open source tool to parse text content from files to make it available for search?

I would like to parse text content from any type of file to make it available for search. Say the file may be .txt, .docx - document type files or it may be an image, audio or video file. I could ...
1
vote
0answers
43 views

Text file (log) viewer GUI with interactive coloring of multiple search patterns?

I am viewing text files (logs) with a massive ammount of data. I view them in a typical text editor like Scite or Geany, where the default view formatting is black letters on white background. What ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Program that sorts lines in a text file by number of occurences

I have a large text file with a lot of lines of terms. Some lines repeat themselves. I want a program that gives me the lines that appear most often in the entire document.
2
votes
2answers
42 views

Semantic Tagging and analysis or extraction of text (Windows/OS X)

I'm looking for a software to add semantic tags to a long, structured text, with the ability to search for, extract, maybe analyse these tags. Specifically, the text is structured into chapters and ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

Level, and center, scanned text documents

Looking for a program that can level and center the text in scanned pages. Scans are to .pdfs with occasional pictures but mostly text. My example is the scanning of a paper that was not aligned when ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Efficient way to manually categorize / tag short texts

I have several hundred short snippets of text. I need to view them one at a time and mark each one with one or more tags from a pre-populated list. I'd like to have a piece of software that lets me do ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Text analysis software similar to Concordance

Concordance is "software for concordancing and text analysis", and was famously used to identify patterns in the writing of Agatha Christie. It is "not at present available for download or purchase ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

online api for text to image conversion

I'm working on a program to create facebook messenger cards for "tips of the day". The tips are often longer than a facebook messenger card would allow, so I'd like to put the text in a .gif or .png ...
1
vote
0answers
37 views

Software that tells me which author's style my text most closely resembles

TL;DR: I need a software that analyses a text I provide, compares it to its (hopefully large) database of authors, and finally tells me which author's style it most closely resembles. (It need not be ...
0
votes
2answers
40 views

Is there a program to copy full folder path directories?

Does anyone know of a program to do this? Basically you have a folder on your computer And subfolders inside of that Possibly more subfolders in those Some text file names + images in those Is ...
4
votes
1answer
65 views

Text processor that is capable of Arabic

I want to create some documents with Arabic text in them. I already tried several programs, but not of them can satisfy my needs, which I think are quite basic. I want: Multi-column text layout ...
1
vote
3answers
49 views

Shortcuts to enter text composed of combinations of previously stored standard phrases

As a medical practitioner, one types in notes that consist of combinations of standard phrases to describe e.g. a physical exam. E.g. a note could contain one of several phrases describing the cornea, ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Software to match each sentence with each other from two epub files of different language versions of the same book

I have two .epub files which are the same book, just in two different languages. Comparing the books, each sentence has an exact counterpart. Now I want to merge the two .epub files into one "multi-...
1
vote
2answers
318 views

Program to remove special characters non ascii from large texfiles

I have text files 100MB+ in size and they have a lot of special chars. I can't import them into my DBMS because PostgreSql doesn't recognize these chars. How can I remove them? Which software does ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Suggest for each word I typed alternative words that are pronounced similarly

I am looking for a program running on Microsoft Windows that can suggest for each word I typed alternative words that are pronounced similarly. I'm mostly interested in texts written in English. ...
0
votes
4answers
40 views

Software for comparing two different text or html files

I need a software that can do the following: Compare two different files Highlight the differences Can handle big text files I have already checked out diffchecker. My OS is Windows 7.
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Automated search for dictionary form of German words

I am looking for either a program (for linux) or an online resource, that accepts any German word in any inflected or declined form and outputs the lexicographic lemma, i.e. the "dictionary form". ...
3
votes
2answers
216 views

Text editor that takes more than 10 gb

I have Emeditor and it does what I want but when it has a file that has one or more gb, it slows down a little or doesn't do a lot. I wanted to know if there's a text-editor that has or does what ...