Making a process run completely or in part without the need of any user input once the process is started.

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Sql Blocked Query automation

I am running a Windows server 2012 standard and SQL Management Studio 2012 on it, i would like to get a dump of all the blocked queries to a excel sheet, if the queries get accumulated (greater than)>...
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Cannot control click a button in Autoit scripting

I have been trying to automate a button click using an auto IT script in an application. The window title of the application is EDI867 Tracer and the button I am trying to click is Browse. The ...
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Need to create virtual machine for development

I am in touch with vagrant, but I wonder how I can create new linux machine with preinstalled software like git, wget, httpie etc... Also this machine should be provided with cloned repository in the ...
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Install OSX Application Licenses from Command Line

I imagine this is an application specific issue, but I'm not sure. I've got some bootstrap scripts (shell scripts) that setup OSX system. homebrew, homebrew-cask and homebrew-file are used to install ...
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Automate setup of keyboard shortcuts in KDE5

Can the configuration of keybindings in KDE be scripted? I know the shortcuts are probably stored somewhere in ~./config, but the files doesn't appear to be in a stable or easily scriptable format. So ...
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Cannot send the input correctly in AHK

I try to send the input of a file name in the AHK script but I cannot get the right input. The AHK is not sending the whole text that I want it to send. Here is my code. SendInput, 867_CCM.xls But ...
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Excel automatic rating

OK , so let's say I have a list of movie titles. Say for simplicity's sake that there's 5 movie titles. On the next column, I have ratings based on my opinion for the movies,from 1 to 5 because there ...
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Is there any way to auto-download Google Play Music files to my PC?

The GPM app is nearly perfect. There's just one last thing I need it to do that iTunes does amazingly: generated playlists. Until then, I'm using iTunes to listen to my music and podcasts. That said, ...
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Can't use sudo when autologin in Arch Linux

I have a Pandaboard running Arch Linux, the default non root user is alarm. I'm trying to automatically login at startup with the alarm user. I followed the instructions here and created the file /etc/...
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Windows 10 automatic repair loop not showing mouse [closed]

I upgraded my pc to windows 10 from windows 7. Everything is installed fine. I signed into the microsoft account and i set the pin. After that I rebooted pc and showed it me this: Your pc did not ...
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How does google Chrome know about my terminal errors?

So right now I am trying to get mongoose up and running when I encountered the error 'trying to open unclosed connection'. When opening Chrome to google this, it was automatically suggesting the exact ...
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xdotool: typing transactionally

My overall goal is to get something like auto-hot-key for windows working for me. I've tried a few different solutions (and I'm still open to retrying or trying new ones) and what I've settled on ...
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Automatic text entry dependent on text in other cells [closed]

I have two columns of text and want to automatically enter text into the third column depending on the text in the previous two columns. It's a risk matrix; for instance if A1 says 'Likely' and B1 ...
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Autostart and shutdown Amazon instance

I want to automatically start and shutdown an amazon instance. I want to autostart my amazon instance, execute a rsync command to synchronize a directory, and after that completes shutdown the ...
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Windows 10 laptop often disconnected from WIFI network and not auto reconnect

I using my laptop at home, Windows 10 was installed last night. The wifi signal is very strong. Sometime the laptop is disconnect from the wifi network. I can see the network when click the Wifi icon ...
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How to run Jenkins Job in unix server?

I am new to Jenkins. I have successfully run one build using Jenkins which is installed in Windows machine. I have uploaded the set of code which is developed in windows to the unix server and tried ...
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How to trigger autohotkey script with a download

I want to trigger my script every time my Gpodder program downloads an MP3.
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Automated Goal Seek - Excel

I have been using goal seek successfully to back into a known number. This works great with a handful of lines - now I need it for 100s (probably 1000s) of lines. Any help would be greatly appreciated....
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Can a windows computer turn itself on/off automatically although it was switched off

A colleague claims that his private computer with Windows 8 at home has synched bookmark information with his windows phone and downloaded Windows updates during his holiday although it was switched ...
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How to pick a different WiFi connection when one drops?

I have 2 WiFI connections available. Sometimes, the WiFi network disconnects, and when that happens, I'd like the system to automatically use the other connection. How can I do this? I'm using a ...
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Detailed macro with scheduling

I have a bookmark and two bookmark folders, each with 12 other bookmarks, in my chrome bookmark toolbar. I would like to be able to schedule a macro that clicks the first bookmark, logs into that ...
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Is there a way to make chrome autofill all available fields on a page, as opposed to requiring dropdown selection for each field?

If I have a field (e.g. mobile number) chrome will suggest the answer as I type, but is there any way for chrome to simply fill in the information without me having to manually trigger each field? I'...
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Firing Windows script from internet webhook(ifttt etc)

I have recently been playing with IFTTT which works great for Android / iOS devices. However I want to connect it to my desktop PC. IFTTT has a set of webhooks that can be connected to, but they are ...
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How to upload a JPG to facebook with the caption pre-embedded?

What field do I have to put my caption into to have it show up on Facebook pre-captioned? I've been living on generating FBCMD scripts for years, but the developer has retired the project as of the ...
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CentOs How to run a command based on performance drop?

centos script automation I'm looking for a way to execute a command (in my case something that drops all connections that are mot Italians) when my server's performance drops and it starts lagging. I ...
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CentOs How to run a command on performance drop

I'm looking for a way to execute a command (in my case something that drops all connections that are mot Italians) when my server's performance drops and it starts lagging. I looked at inotifywait ...
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What is the “Burst” rule in Outlook 2011?

I am automating my workflow, and I found this action to be performed once the conditions of a rule are met: However, several Google searches failed me, and I can't find out what "Burst" does. I ...
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Automate clicking on links on a website to add items to cart

Usually I use the DownThemAll! plugin for Firefox when I come across a website from which I want to download a lot of files at ones. However, I am now confronted with the task to click on all links ...
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Export and Import select box options

I have to fill out a web form choosing options from a select box for each question.. There 20 questions.. I Would like to answer one time and then save my choices because i have to do this multiple ...
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Computer logging off when I shift select a list of files

I have an extremely unusual behavior on my computer. It logs off the admin user when I shift select a list of files inside a folder/directory. I was going to check the Winlogon file inside the ...
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How to produce multiple result files in JMeter?

I'm trying to run JMeter in non-GUI mode but I want to generate two result files: one in CSV format and another in JTL (but using XML). Right now I have: jmeter -n -t C:\testPlan.jmx -l C:\result....
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How to automate pressing right command key on a macbook using python

I am doing some automation for my testing work on mac. While a lot of tools and libraries are available to simulate button pressing on keyboard(like pyautogui and osascript), I could not find a way to ...
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Making Windows reboot 'clean' image

I'm trying to create an automation system where basically I activate automation-testing when Windows goes up. my constrains : 1) I can't use any VMs. my software deals with other softwares that ...
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how to automate selinux policy

I am working on a project to equip Security Enhanced Linux to take automatic decision of allowing or totally blocking access to a user, application or process based on certain environmental conditions....
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How to run script every time display is re enabled?

On my linux laptop my screen in flickering due to low PWM duty cycle, I found solution here: https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=159817, and wrote script that set PWM to higher value. The ...
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PowerShell script to monitor files in multiple folders

Can anyone help me with the PowerShell script below to monitor files in multiple folders (like D:\test1 and D:\test2 and D:\Test3)? SET FOLDER TO WATCH + FILES TO WATCH + SUBFOLDERS YES/NO $watcher = ...
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How to create a macro for microsoft word to concatenate first and last name to generate username

I am trying to create a document in MS word that I can use to auto-generate logins and passwords for my users by just entering in a few details. The form looks like this (sample): First Name: John ...
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Is it possible in excel to highlight only selected data from perticular cell using some automation?

I have data sets in text in column A (old Values as text) and column B (new values as text). I want to compare column A cells with respective column B cells. The output I want is - to highlight only ...
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Suspend process according to CPU temperature in Windows 8

Is there is a software or a way to suspend a process according to the CPU temperature? Sometimes when I render video the CPU temperature increases a lot, so I have to suspend the process in resource ...
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Excel Predictive Text

I'd like to have Excel do predictive text based on a column on another sheet. I don't want to use the 'Drop Down' via data validation, since it is a long list of items and I can look up the value ...
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Is it possible to run a bat file on file save automatically in Windows

Each time I change a file, I need to go and manually copy it to another folder, so that the updated version would exist there. I know about mklink, but that's not feasible in my case. Is there a way ...
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Automatically “reject” images submitted to a folder that don't meet certain resolution/size criteria?

I receive a large number of images that are submitted by various people within our company. Rather than go through all of them manually, is there a way to have images that aren't at least 300dpi and ...
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Can I automate an audio playlist to play at certain times, in a desired order?

I currently use Windows Task Scheduler to play certain playlists at certain times of the day/week, which we broadcast online as part of scheduled programming. Each time the task executes, it opens the ...
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Click button on browser using ID programmatically (for Noob)

I am a freelancer, I have to upload images on a website, and I need automation. Taking example of this website, in google chrome, I can open console and enter $('#wmd-image-button').click() And ...
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Write content to file with Automator

I'm building an Automator Service to create an .html file and write some text in it. I've managed to create my .html file by using the New Text File action, but how can I write text in it? I see no ...
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Script/program that listens for user input, reads logs for output and sends broadcast

During code deployments there is a risk of service/system failures. The Network Operations Center monitors alerts from servers. If the alert comes as a result of a code deployment then it might not be ...
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Automatically launch an application if it is not running [closed]

I have an application which run in background but crashes from time to time. I am looking for a tool that works in the background and checks if a given application is running and if not it launches ...
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Run Excel macros in multiple files and paths

I need assistance to enhance the method I've implemented. Here are the details. I have multiple excel spreadsheets (xls, originally written on Excel 2007 or 2010) that have 3 main macros that I want ...
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How to achieve expanded abbreviations on Mac OS X?

On Windows, AutoHotKey enables you to write short scripts to recognize keystrokes and then expand them if they match a shortened abbreviation. For example, if I type 4111 and hit space I can expand ...
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Automate downloads which could be interrupted by VPN/ Download failures

I need to download 20 files each of almost 2 GB each. However, more often than not my downloads are interrupted either by internet failure or VPN errors. So, If its a download error, I need to restart ...