Applications refer to computer or web-based software that enable a user to complete a specific task or activity.

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Start C# application here from right click menu

I would like to be able to run an application from right-clicking on windows 7. I would like this to be similar to how you can "open a command prompt here" by shift-right-clicking in a folder. This ...
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Access server via URL or web application

I have 2 queries listed below. 1) Is it possible to execute a command in server via a URL (HTML or JSP). examples: find hostname - http://123.456.789.1/hostname.(jsp or html) HOSTNAME ls -ltr - ...
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Change focused window on set interval

On Windows 7, how to do I set it up so that the focused application automatically changes on pre-programmed intervals? I am running a frame grabber application, a web browser, and a photo slideshow. ...
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Windows firewall blocks internet connection for application from network share

this is my setup: Windows 7 home premium Windows firewall with inbound and outbound traffic blocked by default, file and printer sharing and some basic Windows services allowed Tinywall to control ...
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Pen Testing a process control system?

I am planning to perform a penetration test on a process control system that is not facing the internet (for a project at work.) I have some ideas on how to perform a basic pen test (port scanning, ...
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Capture region of website/etc. to clipboard as image?

I often need to capture a fixed portion of my screen (typically in Chrome) to the clipboard, for posting as a background in a PowerPoint slide. Question Where can I find an extension for Chrome or ...
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All application disappeared in windows 8 start menu

I had problems lunching windows 8, every time i start the PC, it hands in the Start menu, and i can't do anything (Open desktop or any other application), so i booted in linux, and i cleared the ...
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Analyze data flow between Windows Applications/Processes?

I am currently tasked with creating a "Software Usage Map" for my work; the map should show all the different applications being used, and how they related to one another... for example, if data is ...
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What Would I Call This? [closed]

When I'm working on a web development project or tutorial, I generally open the same applications, just with different files. I wrote a batch file for my current project, so I can open these with one ...
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Cross launch between 2 different version of Mac OS

I have two different versions of OS-X installed (via separate partitions) I now have 2 application folders. If I run my applications normally (say, from the dock) I am fairly confident that everything ...
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OS X Application icons missing after filesystem tampering

A while back I installed some Google software, I forget what it was, but it was something that attached itself to Google Chrome and was un-uninstallable short of uninstalling all of Chrome. It was a ...
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Having trouble setting up server runtimes for Rational Application Developer 9

I've just installed Rational Application Developer 9 on Windows 7 with all of the profiles available. So, if I go to Window --> Preferences --> Server --> Runtime Environments, I see a list of the ...
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Difference between program and application [closed]

Wikipedia defines a program as a sequence of instructions written to perform a specific task. What i understand from this is that a program is a single compiled file. If we have multiple compiled ...
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Use letter keys to input number without Fn function

My keyboard does not have a Fn key, nor a number pad. But I would like to input lots of number with a number pad layout. I wonder if there is an application, which can change some letters, say, ...
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Choosing Audio-out for Apps

I have a question regarding the use of seperate audio outputs for seperate apps. So I would theoretically be able to put music on speakers while listening to something different on headphones. (not ...
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Hide running apps

I have a Windows 8.1 HP 64 bit computer, and when I open an app it displays it on the taskbar. Before it doesn't display it on the taskbar, the only way to get to it is to slide your mouse to the top ...
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Windows 8.1 WindowsApps Folder Permissions

I read some threads about people who were able to modify metro apps files (WindowsApps dir) on Windows 8. However, I cannot do this on Windows 8.1. I am an administrator and even when I take the ...
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Cannot install application after certain minutes

After 15 minutes* have passed, my laptop won't run any .exe to install applications. This is what shows up: If I restart my laptop, it works fine (it gets installed)... until another 15 minutes* ...
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Do I need XCode to develop an iOS app?

I've been looking to develop an iOS app and don't have regular access to a Mac, nor can my computer run OSX. A friend of mine told me I'll need to write my program in XCode (which I'm aware I'll ...
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Why are some programs suddenly displaying in low resolution?

Description: Some of my applications are running in a weird low-resolution mode. When the affected programs are open, the icons on my taskbar reflect the low-resolution. If the program is closed, ...
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How to import & export the data for default programs? [duplicate]

I try to use Portable Apps as much as possible. I always put them in D:/PortableApps/AppName on all of my computers. Everytime I reinstall Windows (which I do often) or get new machines, I have to ...
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Windows 7: any way to restore application postition and sizes after switching from/to dual monitors

At work we're setup with a laptop (lenovo) with dock and two external monitors, but often I have to undock. Every time I undock all open application windows move to the primary monitor (on the laptop) ...
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Losing memory application

I have a 2009 Mac Book Pro. Just added 8 G of memory. It filled that memory in 10 minutes. I have to force quite up to five times a day. If you offer help please use lay terms as I cannot ...
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Access to Remote App requires login to remote Desktop

I have a remote app (using remote desktop) which I am happy for users to log into. But at the moment, when the user clicks on the link/icon on the web page to activate the app: • The Remote App ...
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How can I launch Task Manager and Explorer upon login while on a Domain?

Attempting to launch both of these application upon login into any server on the Domain. Placing these application in the StartUp folder would not be a solution since there are too many servers. ...
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How do you delete all the music from an iphone4s on a new computer without deleting apps and other content?

I recently got a new computer, and I've been downloading more and more music to my external hard drive both on my previous computer and this one. About a month ago I tried syncing my phone with my ...
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Extra space when starting application with arguments using batch?

Any idea why there is an extra space before the argument? Thank you. http://s7.postimg.org/ee1fbtye3/extraspace.png @ECHO OFF SET EXEPATH=D:\Games\StarForge\StarForge.exe SET ARGS=-nolog START "" ...
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How to Serve Mac Applications?

Can you put a mac application on a home file server, open the app from the client machine in finder, and use it just like it was on the client machine?
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execute Shortcut on terminal mac os x

I have an application on another mac as mine, the software is still open, there are keyboard shortcuts that allow to perform tasks, I would like to execute shortcuts via the terminal from my mac.
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Is there a windows app that can create floating screenshots? [closed]

I'm looking for a Windows app, that can create floating screenshots, i.e. you select an area, it creates a screenshot that then is a top level window. Just like what ScreenFloat does on Mac:
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Windows - how to install one program but have the ability to swap its settings/licenses (container?) [duplicate]

This is an odd one to explain, bear with me. We have a program, call it Program-A. We run this program on our Windows machines on behalf of customers, but each customer has their own license for it. ...
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Is there a way to manually tell OS X to allocate additional resources to processing for an app?

I know that in some cases, opening up multiple instances of an app will get the job done, but I'm looking for a way to essentially tell OSX: "If I'm running a process that will take awhile, and there ...
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Is there a way to select a file in Windows and get its file path with one shortcut? [duplicate]

Is there some application for selecting a file in Windows Explorer, and copy its file path to the clipboard, with one shortcut? Does Windows have some built-in tool for it?
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Streaming programs, windows

A while ago I stumbled across a program for Windows that allows program streaming, ie. running an program without installation. I now have need of this program, but after extensive googling and ...
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Chrome: zoom in Apps

It is easily possible to zoom into normal websites in Google's Chrome. But in Chrome-Apps this feature seems to be disabled. Is this a Chrome restriction or is this App-specific behavior? Or is there ...
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How does installing many heavy applications harm a computer? [duplicate]

Say, if I have disk space to spare and I will work with only one application at a time, and many would be rarely, but yes, used, how can installing many heavy application that use much ram harm a ...
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HydraIRC - Save settings between sessions (minimize to system tray)

I recently started using the HydraIRC client and I want the application minimized to the system tray most of the time. I go to Options > Prefs > Advanced > Booleans > Minimize to SysTray and it ...
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What is what in the topmost of the OSI model

I am familiar with the OSI model and all but there is something that's been on my mind: Do tools like nslookup and ping reside in the application layer only? They use supporting layers below but ...
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Bing Food & Drink app always crashes

My Food & Drink app that came pre-installed on my Windows 8.1 PC keeps crashing to the start screen immediately after opening. Other Bing-based apps work fine. I've taken several steps to try to ...
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Does Chrome have something similar to Firefox' Applications settings?

I find the Options/Applications settings very useful in Firefox. I am looking for something similar in Chrome/Chromium - that is: options that would allow to change the action (the way a media or ...
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Program to graph page load time?

Does anyone know of an application that will allow me to graph the load time of a page? (E.g. query a page every x seconds and plot it on a graph.) I'm currently using uptime robot but it visits the ...
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Is there a program that converts IPA to audio?

Is there a program that converts International Phonetic Alphabets to audio? For example, how do I get an approximate "audio" of the symbol /ˌproʊ ˈsiː/?
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Program to track time and describe what I did

I want to know if there is any program to run like this app of chrome extension Simple Time Track. Because I want to count the time that I spend in a task. I´m using Windows 8.1, but also can be app ...
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You have ran out of Application Memory, even after restart

My Mac running maveriks updated recently is getting a Application memory error I have taking a screenshot with the activity monitor running in the background and the error in front
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Windows 8.1 - How to delete an apps shortcut?

I can't find the answer anywhere online. I have a program I wrote in VS, installed it, and it put a tile in the apps start screen. Now I want to delete it. Not uninstall the program, I just want to ...
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Advantage of windows 8 apps over desktop programs

Introduction I currently have a laptop running windows 8 without touchsceen, apparently I somtimes use 'apps' and more often I use 'desktop programs'. However, I just don't get the point of making ...
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Installing DVDVideoSoft Without Additional Add-Ons?

I wish to upgrade my current version of DVDVideoSoft to the latest version. Having downloaded & clicked the installer file I am confronted with the following dialogue box which concerns me & ...
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Opening multiple instances of an application which doesn't allow it [duplicate]

Problem I'm looking for a way to open multiple instances of an application in Windows 8.1, such as FastStone Image Viewer, which does not seem to have an option to enable multiple instances. My goal ...
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Distributed command and control for home automation

I want a command and control system for home automation. As a Developer, my first thought is always to open vim and start coding, but I would really like to know of there is already something out ...
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which port is opened in the firewall to allow an application to communicate with an external web service

Which port is opened in the firewall (by default) to allow an application to communicate with an external web service? Is it 21, 25, 80 or 1433 ?