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How can I be alerted to updates or changes on a specific website? [duplicate]

I need a method that can notify me when any updates are made on a given website address/webpage. I work in the Tender Department of a construction company. Our clients change the required submission ...
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Receive email alert when someone I follow on Twitter posts specific keyword

I would like to receive an email alert(within 24hours would be fine but hourly would be better), when someone I follow on twitter posts a specific keyword. That keyword is "sale" so it is very ...
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NiceAlert (suppresses JavaScript alert) equivalent extension for Internet Explorer [closed]

I live in South Korea which is full of cheap web programmers who don't understand accessibilty or cross-platform, etc. Many major Korean web sites are built by those kind of programmers and managers. ...
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Trying to get an alert if three seperate cells do not match

Hi I am trying to put 2 formulas together in one cell The first is to give a sum, i.e. : =(D3+F3+H3+J3)-(C3+E3+G3+I3) The second is to check the resulting number above against a number total in 2 ...
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How can I make the Outlook Calender be excessively “obnoxious” for certain reminder alerts? [duplicate]

When the Outlook Calendar has an alert, perhaps to tell me about a meeting or some other deadline, it sometimes does not appear as an alert box on the screen and instead appears as a blinking tab on ...
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Thunderbird filters, make log pop up OR tab appear for added to mailbox?

I have several filters set up for incoming email, and yes I do know I can manually look at the Filter Log to see what was filtered. But I want something more automatic and more in-my-face. Either... ...
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Make Access Inputbox Alert

I have an access macro that imports some data and sets a certain field to a value I give it in an inputbox, and I was wondering if there is a way to make the input box alert like I have my message ...
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How to send an alert when a user logs in via .htaccess?

We have vendors working remotely on our server and would like to know when they are accessing the development. It is accessible behind a username/password provided by .htaccess. How could I detect ...
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Terminal beep after inactivity

I'd like to be able to set an inactivity timer for a terminal window (OSX) - so if I hadn't typed anything for n minutes it would give a 'beep/alert/run script' - is there a ...
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The Windows 8 News app is popping up alerts. How do I make it stop? [duplicate]

Lately I've noticed that while I'm doing other things on my Windows 8 PC, the Windows 8 News app will pop up an alert in the upper-right corner now and then about a news story. How do I turn that ...
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Play sound on mac terminal

I have a script running in the background and sends me an alert every few minutes. I want the alert to be in the form of a beep. Question: How can I play a beep in mac terminal?
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Extend Email Notification Longer Than 30 seconds

Is there a way to make the desktop email notification for Outlook 2013 in Windows 7 stay on longer than 30 seconds? In previous versions the registry could be changed to make it stay on for days. This ...
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Outlook email alerts every hour? (not immediate)

I'm starting to use MS Outlook 2010 for work and I would like email alerts only to show up every hour or so, instead of showing up right when the message is received. Is there a way to make Outlook do ...
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Custom rule for Outlook 2010

Sorry if this is a repeat of others but none of the ones I read meets my specific need. I am trying to create a desktop alert to tell me that there is mail still in my Outbox. This would need some ...
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Outlook Desktop Alert Dialog Box that stays more than 30 sec?

Is there a way (Prefs, plugin) to ask outlook to leave the Desktop Alert Dialog Box visible until I see it ? I'm frequently away from computer and I want to have a visual clue that tells me that some ...
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Configure a Performance Monitor alert for a process that runs occasionally?

I've been playing with Performance Monitor in Windows 7 and have been able to create a data collector set that monitors a process and logs an alert when Private Bytes exceeds some threshold. I want to ...
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Virtualbox alert on screen changes

I'm using Debian GNU/Linux + awesome. Inside it I use virtualbox with ms windows. Most time I spend in Linux, however I constantly need to monitor if something new happens in the guest system. Is ...
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How can I disable javascript popups/alerts in Chrome?

Sorry if it's been asked. I've already found several solutions that aren't working. Not sure what I'm doing wrong. I don't want to disable all javascript, only Javascript alert boxes. The ones that ...
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What is a pump failure on a computer?

So I have this computer at my work that was giving me an error "Alert! Hard Drive fan failure." Well, I replaced that fan and then when I was bringing that computer back up, I received the following ...
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Automated alert if inbox count exceeds certain limit

I have various mailboxes configured and I would like to setup an alert if the unread count in the inbox of a particular mailbox exceeds a certain limit. Ideally an email that comes to the inbox is ...
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How can I be alerted when a process goes idle (that is, its CPU usage reaches zero for a sustained period on Windows 7?

How can I be alerted when a process goes idle (that is, its CPU usage reaches zero for a sustained period on Windows 7? Essentially, I have a long running batch process that is pegging one of the ...
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Why are my Windows 7 System Alerts not coming to the front?

Ever since I installed Windows 7 Pro SP1 x64 on my Dell XPS M1730, system alerts (for example, the alert you get when installing software that wants to make modifications to your computer) will flash ...
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Chrome Extensions or Windows 7 alerts?

I'm wondering if there are any free Google Chrome extensions or software compatible with Windows 7 that allows the user to schedule time-based alerts with an added note? For example, I'd be able to ...
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Open case detection aka intrusion alarm

I am monitoring ACPI and other sensors on my mainboard with lm_sensors. there are two entries: intrusion0: ALARM intrusion1: ALARM From what I know these are sensors to detect an open case, but ...
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Wacom Bamboo: Remove keydown alert boxes

I've been trying to google this for hours, and have gone through the settings at least three times. After searching Superuser a few times as well, I still cannot find an answer. This is driving me ...
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modal dialog popup alarm

In Linux, specifically Ubuntu, is there a way to set a simple command to alert me at a specific time? preferably w/ a pop-up so I won't miss it. Perhaps pair some command w/ "at" ?
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Why does Microsoft Security Centre show Virus Protection Disabled? Is it Important?

Microsoft security Essentials says my realtime virus protection is working, but the Microsoft security alerts says my virus protection is off. Which is correct and why do they contradict each other? ...
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SP Alert email cuts off Excel table in Office 2010 but not Office 2003

I have an alert set up for a discussion board. We have been using Office 03 just fine, email comes in, the body is shown fully, everything is great. However, when we use Office 2010, not sure if its ...
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Play system sounds from one computer through another computer's speakers?

I have a two Windows PCs at work (one personal and one the companies), one has Outlook on it, and the other one does not. I use both PCs at the same time with Synergy and SynergyKM. I'd like to be ...
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How to make Terminal bounce its application Dock icon in OS X

In OS X, when a program wants attention, its Dock icon at the bottom will bounce up and down. In Terminal, sometimes I will run a long series of commands, like this: a && b && c I ...
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Is there a way to turn off all pop-up alerts in Windows XP?

Is there a config option to turn off those little yellow balloons that pop up in the lower right corner of the screen? Also the found new hardware dialog that shows up regardless of whether the ...
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Windows (XP+) Tool for letting others know what is happeing in the office (but not email, more like IM)

I'm looking at how to notify others in a kind of twitter way, but a bit more obtrusive, to alert them to something that is about to happen, or did happen or even is happening. e.g QA Website ...
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What tool can give me a hourly reminder?

I'm looking for a tool, that can alert me every hour with a popup and a message (like "take your medicine..") I'm running Windows XP.
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Is there a way to disable “low disk space” alert in Windows 7?

For quite some time my hard disk is almost used up and the low disk space alert keeps on popping up which is really annoying. Is there a way to disable this alert?
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What process is making that sound?

My Windows 7 system makes an intermittent ding sound (like a single chime, or bell). I don't know which process does it. So, my question is: Is there software out there that can tell me which ...
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How to Create a Mockup Windows XP Alert Box?

We need to create a mockup Windows XP alert box for our client. What would be the easiest way to do this? Our designer tried to create it through Photoshop but couldn't get the fonts to look ...
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How to set alert when cpu usage reaches 100% Windows XP [closed]

Is there a way to set an alert, email or sms, when a certain windows xp machine's cpu reaches 100%?