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Excel workbook contains a userform which opens up black on 8.1 office 2010

The userform within the worksheet opens black on windows 8.1 office 2010, yet it opens fine on XP with office 2010. It's a excel 79 to 2003 xls file. We checked trust centre on 8.1 but no joy, ...
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Server Tasks Automation

I would like to run some tasks on my Windows 2008 R2 server and need some kind of automation. Right now I am running the tasks with my Macro Recorder - BUT - I need to be connected via RDP in order ...
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Windows filename formatter BAT script?

At work we upload files for publishing to the web. The filenames people use are atrocious. Is there something easy out there like a .BAT file that they can drag the file on to to have it clean up the ...
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Use two keyboards; One for macros?

I'm wondering if it is possible to actually use another keyboard as a set of "macro keys"? I have searched a lot online for this, and nowhere can I see that it is possible. Do you know of something ...
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Why would Chrome randomly go back multiple pages?

My browser just jumps back several pages. Other issues: Cannot click in task bar while in any window. Cannot click inside a window if it is brought up from the task bar (only alt-tabbing into a ...
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Is there a program to move the mouse according to an svg?

Basically, I want a program that will look at an svg, then 'act' it out on a set canvas. For drawing.
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0answers
198 views

Windows batch script to run a macro for Epsilon editor

I have some macros for Epsilon editor defined which we are using one by one on some files, but I want to run them all at once on some set of files. Sample macro: (define-macro "string" ...
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1answer
222 views

Open new ConEmu tab with the same working directory

I have a ConEmu macro for Ctrl+T which runs Task("Powershell"). My Powershell task just runs powershell with the argument \dir %userprofile%. The Macro tab in "About ConEmu" says that the Task ...
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1answer
58 views

Keyboard shortcut to make active window the window at the position of the cursor

In Windows, I want to enter a key command and have whatever window is currently beneath the cursor be made the active window. Is there a piece of software that makes this possible?
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309 views

How to enable Razer BlackWidow macro keys on Windows without install Razer Synapse?

i find out how to enable razer blackwidow macro keys on linux, but i want enable macro key on windows but i don't want install any razer driver. please help me. i want use macro keys with Autohotkey ...
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1answer
118 views

How do I customise MS Word's UI to make commands easier to access?

The question is as stated above in the title. What follows is just background info you can freely skip... Someone posted an off-topic mini-rant as a comment on one of my answers, bemoaning the loss ...
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1answer
407 views

Send an email when computer restart

I want to receive an email from PC everytime it restart. I think about adding EXE file - which send an email - to windows schedule. but I don't know how I write one. any other ideas?
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I need a program that will do a mouse click on the Firefox browser [duplicate]

I need a program that will do a single mouseclick at a certain place on the Firefox browser. Nothing else. It needs to be executable under Windows-XP (an .exe, .vbs, etc.) The mouse click will ...
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1answer
30 views

app to make shortcuts that will type words

is there some software for windows that will allow me to register a shortcut that will type a certain sentence for example the app runs and when I'm in word/skype/browser and I type Ctrl+Shift+G it ...
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2answers
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Windows 7 keep computer from idling

I have to work on a corporate computer that has loads of security. I cannot install any programs. I am a software engineer and can write scripts/use command lines. I sometimes need to fix performance ...
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2answers
4k views

How to enable Record Macro function in Excel 2010?

After adding the Developers tab in Excel 2010, the Record Macro function became disabled. How can I enable it again?
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One computer, two desktops?

Can I make my single computer run multiple desktops at the same time. I need one desktop that will work in the background until I decide to switch back to it from the other regular everyday desktop. ...
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2answers
504 views

Scripting / Macro tools for Bluetooth etc on Windows

Say I have to connect a Bluetooth headset, it takes a long time to do it manually each time (and afterwards its the sound settings). What kind of scripting or macro tools would I use to automate ...
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1answer
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How to select radio buttons by cell value in Excel?

I have a group of radio buttons with labels in adjacent cells. How can I arrange for the radio button with the label matching a target cell value to activate? Here's an equivalent example to what ...
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2answers
191 views

AHK macro automation software: GUI does not show

I remember in the past I have used AHK to do some repetitive task. I did it via some GUI; it recorded my mouse gestures and my keyboard strokes. I have downloaded it again but now I see no GUI, just ...
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Keyboard macro software

I'm looking for a super-simple free keyboard macro program. Does not need to "automate" anything just send some keystrokes when a key is pressed. Ok, not just letters some arrows and enters.
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1answer
4k views

Run macro upon opening Excel 2007

I need help setting up macro that runs each time I load Excel 2007. I have tried following a few walkthroughs on the web but they end up not autolaunching the macro.
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tool to record windows action?

My boss give me a job to record some hundreds script manually, it would break my fingers...is there any free tool for recording and playback windows' mouse and keyboard action?? I am on win xp. The ...
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Desktop Macro recorder Windows

I've heard of some software that let you "record" the actions you do in desktop (based on images), so if you do something and "record it", then you execute it and what you recorded can be reproduced ...
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1answer
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Looking for Windows macro recorder that can dock its own toolbars in other applications

About 10 years ago there was a Windows macro recorder product that would create custom toolbars that would dock themselves in specific applications under the application's built-in menubar or toolbar. ...
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1answer
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Trouble with macros

Recently, at work, the program that we have used for years has drastically changed and all of our old file types are no longer supported. This has left us completely out in the cold as to how we can ...
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2answers
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getting started with macros programming in word 2007 [closed]

I just came to know that macros in word/excel/powerpoint can be programmed. That is awesome because I've a word document with 70 tables for styling. I'm a programmer but I don't know VB or VBA or VB ...
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2answers
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Windows Automation Tool

I need any tool to automate my daily work in windows with dialogs. I've google it and found few tools, but i don't know anything about they. Please advice me
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1answer
536 views

Windows keyboard macro playback software?

Many years ago, I had a product called Quickeys for the Macintosh that allowed me to record keyboard and mouse events and create a macro that could be assigned to a keyboard accelerator. This was a ...
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What's a good macro recorder for Windows? [closed]

I'm looking for a tool that can record everything I do with my mouse/keyboard and playback recorded sessions. I've found some softwares that can replay macro using a script but none that can also ...
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What is the best multi-application macro tool for windows?

I used to use Texter as a program to create text macros that can be used in any application, e.g. so you can type "sigg" followed by the space bar and it would replace the word with your signature ...
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2answers
324 views

A mouseclick every 15 seconds

I want to create a macro that fires a right click every 15 seconds (30 clicks in total. What kind of software would you recommand for a macro like that?
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a windows keyboard macro recorder that is FAST to use?

I want to hit some hot-key, type away, hit another to stop recording. then hit a third hotkey to select the sequence to replay. Opening an editor and typing a script is too much overhead to save any ...
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Can I get word to ignore the macro security setting for one specific file?

The Word security seems to be. You can't run any macros at all so there. You can run some but I'll keep asking you are you sure are you sure are you sure until you choose option 3. You can run ...