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Monitoring tool with visual presentation of tables and key-value pairs from REST [on hold]

I am searching for a tool which can display data from REST calls dynamically on a GUI. The results are rather tables with several columns or key-value pairs so in general speaking pretty simple ...
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PDF program or app for xubuntu to compress bulk files with GUI

I have searched and researched internet to find a program or app for xubuntu to compress bulk pdf files, but I cannot find, I found a Nautilus script to do that but I don't know if it works in xubuntu ...
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How to auto-hide bookmarks bar in Chrome?

I am looking for a way to auto-hide the bookmarks bar in Chrome, so that it only shows when I hover over the area. I'd also like a method to auto-hide the address bar in Chrome that works in a ...
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How do I switch desktop enviroments with out logging out?

I have recently had an issue with Cinnamon and am using Mate. What I want to know is, is there a way to switch back and forth between gui environments with out logging out? This is a Linux mint ...
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Why are there extraneous brackets in my Firefox dialogs?

For approximately two months (after an upgrade to version ~45) my Firefox dialogs have had extraneous brackets (see diagram). This happens on both Windows and Ubuntu. Is this a Firefox bug, a change ...
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Is there a way to manipulate windows locally in realtime similar to how OBS overlays work?

Basically what I want is a way to keep a window on top (I can do that), crop a window (best I can do now is remove the titlebar with an AutoHotkey script), and make certain areas or specific colours ...
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How to force dialog windows to be displayed in front?

When I open a zenity dialog window with bash, the window is always displayed in the background rather than in front of the terminal window. For example zenity --info --title='Just a title' --text='...
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How to use OpenVPN GUI for connecting to VPNs with Google Authenticator?

My workplace has a VPN server which requires a Google Auth token to connect. Connecting via console works - I'm asked for the token and the connection goes through smoothly. However connecting via the ...
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Dragging task manager window is jerky; all others are smooth

I just clean installed Windows 7 on a computer, and I've run into a very odd problem. While dragging Chrome, Office and other application windows is very smooth, if I drag the task manager window, ...
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Kali Linux Glitched Boot

I'm having a problem with Kali Linux when it should start the gui, my cursor is constantly flickering. When I switch to tty2 I'm able to login but then I get in the command line. When I do X I end ...
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Increase dragging-folder-opening speed

When I want to go and drop a file from my Desktop dir into a given directory that is many levels deep, I typically click on the file and drag it into finder and allow the folders to open themselves ...
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How to use scroll wheel for command output history in a minimal install?

If someone ever booted up a GNOME desktop and accessed the terminal you would be quick to realize that the scroll wheel is able to move back and forth through command history. To me this is an ideal ...
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How to modify/re-position GUI element in taskmgr Windows 7?

For instance, Windows 7 x64 SP1. Is there any workaround or trick/tip (with resource editing tool, ect...) doing the reposition the number of graph in CPU usage history panel in Performance tab of ...
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What is the difference between DESKTOP_SESSION, XDG_SESSION_DESKTOP, and XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP?

I want to detect which desktop manager I am running, and I found out that there are three environment variables, DESKTOP_SESSION , XDG_SESSION_DESKTOP , and XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP which could help me do ...
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Dont move mouse cursor on touch screen touch (laser control)

I control laser software as a hobby and do it with a Surface Pro 3. Is there a way to prevent a touch screens' mouse cursor moving to the spot you press on screen with your finger? See here ...
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How to create a PowerShell graphical interface?

I'm working on a project using PowerShell I would like to know what is the best way to create a PowerShell GUI?
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Windows 10 disable window spray

I apologize if there is proper verbiage for what Windows 10 is doing. I press Windows-Right and it pushes the focus window to the right half of its current screen, like it did in 7. But it also ...
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How to put multiple applications in one window on Windows 7 [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to put two separate applications that I use together in some kind of container window. Say, for example, you have a terminal and a graphical editor that you always view together ...
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Java GUI statusbar shown too small

I have a Java GUI with a statusbar in the buttom. The GUI works fine on other PC's but on this particular PC the statusbar is shown too small. The PC runs Windows 7. The GUI is swing. The application ...
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What GUI AutoHotKey-like program is this screenshot of? [closed]

I found this screenshot on Google, but the program's title has been removed: What program is it?
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What does this nonprinting symbol mean in Microsoft Word?

I have a document from another editor that includes a non-printing character (it goes away when paragraph icon in ribbon is toggled) that I do not recognize: I don't know how to search for an image,...
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Git GUI on Windows not working with self-signed SSL certificates - gives errors (fatal: SSL certificate)

I'm using git GUI on Windows 7. I need to clone the repository and simply want to just use it. However, when cloning, pulling, pushing to/from repo with self-signed certificate, I'm getting this ...
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Edit/Remove Places + Submenus from Top Panel Gnome

How do I remove "Connect to server" from "Places" Menu in gnome top Panel for all users or remove "Places" Menu itself for all users ? Remove/Hide Connect to server " I want to restrict users from ...
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Cascade all open app windows

I'm looking for a way to arrange all open app windows on a given screen. I would like to "cascade" them so that part of each window is visible, and when any of them are clicked I can easily click back ...
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Gmail text highlighting bug in Safari

I have a simple problem. As a Gmail user, I often like to drag tags from the left sidebar and drop them on individual conversations in my inbox. Quite recently, I started encountering something that ...
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Remove new tab and close tab buttons in chrome

I always use ^T to open a new tab, so I have no need for the new tab button. I'd also like to remove the close tab buttons since I always close tabs with ^W.
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blank/flashing Windows user interface

I've got a strange behaviour that happens randomly on my Wind 7 64-bits. Basically at random moments, some stuff that uses the Windows UI starts to get blank or flashing. Below there's an image ...
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How can I make it easier to use the mouse to expand column widths?

It seems like anytime I want to click between columns to expand them I end up miss clicking and dragging the column instead of expanding it. I've been told by an old friend that this is because the ...
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Maximized windows stretch behind panel and are partly covered by it

I use KDE 5.17 on Fedora 22. When I maximize a desktop window, its area extends behind the taskbar (the panel) as well - which is quite annoying to me, as I can't access any controls down there. I ...
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Is it possible to add command line arguments or additional applications to Win7 jumplists?

In Win7 SP1, is there a way to add items to jumplists to launch the associated application with different command-line parameters, or even launch other applications? There are a number of tools that ...
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Windows 10 is lagging

My Windows 10 sometimes gets lags. It's most annoying when I'm watching videos (YT/flash/disk - doesn't matter). It's look like a 0,5s screen pause and superfast foward to actual play state. I can ...
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Show shortcuts for actions in Thunar

Is there a way to display the shortcuts in Thunar (or other Xfce stuff), if any? I know that the shortcuts can be specified in file accels.scm. All of them are set to default and commented out so ...
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MSI GS70, Blank or misplaced UI elements after upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1

I just updated my laptop from Windows 10 (not threshold 2) from Windows 8.1. But I noticed the following ui issues happened on some of the software that I use (Blizzard Battle.net app, Last.fm app, ...
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How do I use a different version of openssl?

I have downloaded, compiled, and tested, openssl 1.0.2d. I can use it preferentially in my shell by editing .bash_profile and placing the openssl_x84_64 at the beginning of PATH. I would like to ...
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Multiple users setup for Debian

I'd like to have a cron task that will be launching apps and taking screenshots on Xfce environment and in order not to interfere with that I'd setup another user that will be running with no GUI for ...
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Is there a GUI way to copy a folder's path in MATLAB?

Is there a way to easily copy the name of a folder's full path within MATLAB, from the MATLAB folder window, into a MATLAB script or command window? Dragging with mouse would be very nice, but I ...
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Install browser on Fully Automated Nagios

After installing and using Fully Automated Nagios I am wondering how to install a browser. Right now I only have access to cli. Fully automated nagios is build on centos, but doesn't have the gui ...
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Need a simple GUI in AutoHotkey script

I am very new to programming and I have a very simple code that I made for a game to not let me go afk (yes, I know there are easier ways). If anyone would be kind enough I would like a VERY simple ...
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I am not able to go to the graphical mode in linux redhat 7

I am not able access the graphical mode directly in redhat 7 as every time is as i every time it boot directly into terminal and for GUI mode, had to start it with startx command. so could you help ...
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Get VM GUI on a core server via VNC

I have a linux server without GUI running several Windows 7 VMs. I would like to view the screen of the VMs. Is it possible to connect to the linux server with a desktop computer in order to display ...
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Can you run a GUI on a google app engine Debian 7 server?

I've set up a vm server with google app engine. The machine type is n1-standard-1(more info) and the OS is Debian 7. What I want to do is have some kind of GUI. Is it possible? How can you do it? I ...
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How to unfocus a file using keyboard on Windows? [duplicate]

This is my folder: This is how it looks like when I press the menu key on my keyboard just after opening the folder: As you can see above, it is the same menu that we get when we right click the ...
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Remove dark background of application switcher

I'd like to remove the dark background from the application switcher, ie this one: I'd like to have only app icons, like cDock: I know you can kill off the annoying volume overlay by brute ...
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Is there a way to make an application stay in the front of the GUI?

I'm running OSX Yosemite. What I would like to do is watch a video while I navigate through my other active applications. Is there a way to bring the video, open in Google Chrome, to the front of all ...
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Edit/remake oxygen style (KDE)

I want to know, if is possible to make own fork of oxygen style (engine) and modify it, or make own GUI engine from scratch (for KDE). I don't mean a desktop theme, but whole GUI engine, such as ...
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How can I set unscaled HiDPI mode on VirtualBox command line?

VirtualBox 5 has support for "unscaled HiDPI output" via the machine|settings|display dialog. However, I can't find a matching modifyvm option in the manual. How do I set this from the command line? ...
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Inverse colors in all aplications running on Linux

Is it possible to change white background to black and black text to white but for all applications running on Linux including firefox, pidgin, text editor etc. ? It would be fine if it is possible ...
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Having problems with the GUI on ubuntu gnome 15.04. Linux responds, but the GUI does not

For some reason, whenever I try to install ubuntu gnome 15.04 on my computer (specs listed below) It boots, I can get to the gnome login screen, and I can log in. But after I log in, it brings me to a ...
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Why openvpn GUI client doesnt start after hybernation on win 7?

After hybernation, im trying to connect to ovpn, clicking for that on "connect" in context menu of openvpn GUI, than GUI becom yellow collor and stuck in this point. Logs are empty. OS Win 7. How to ...
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Best way to implement a GUI under Debian Linux [closed]

I'm currently using Bacula backup software under Debian Linux, all is good except the fact that it doesn't come up with a GUI. I had a look at all existing GUI out there, but none of them is what I ...