NirCmd is a small command-line utility for Windows that allows you to do some useful tasks without displaying any user interface.

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remove password using cmd if user name is of two words

I want to change password using cmd.exe but I can't do this. :( Because the user name is of two words(e.g. Engr. Saud). It works only on One word. How I tell cmd.exe as both words are Single user name?...
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Nircmd | Setting Volume | set specified volume amount (*/100)

Nircmd is like a variable to windows already built-in cmd and comes along with great informative, most especially brief documentation. SETTING VOLUME (commands) changesysvolume change ...
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Find what program or device turns display on

I'm using program NirCMD to turn display of computer off. "C:\Program Files\nircmd-x64\nircmd.exe" cmdwait 1000 monitor off How can i tell what device or software turns it back on?
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cmd.exe at \\computername to run on remote machine

My original problem was the NirCmd remote \\PC_D ... (http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/nircmd.html) was failing. I tracked that down to it using at \\computername command which is not working on all ...
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NirCmd Screen stays black after waking up from sleep mode

I have a computer that should have 0 user interactions. I want it to turn off and on on specific times. Right now, i have a command that puts the computer to sleep. However i also need a task that ...
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Shortcut Key using Function Keys

I'm using NirCmd to turn off my monitor when I type a particular shortcut key. To do this, I have made a program shortcut to the following command: C:\Users\Foo\nircmd-x64\nircmdc.exe" monitor off ...
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nircmd `monitor off` actually goes to sleep (stops music)

I'm on a Windows 8 (32 bit) tablet and I want to save some battery while I listen to music by turning off the display. I followed this advice http://superuser.com/a/516190/111289, installed NirCmd 32 ...
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Turn off specific display of the two connected. Windows 8.1

I searched over here about turning off display on windows. I have a secondary display connected to my laptop. I use it sometimes, but sometimes it creates distraction and I want to turn it off. I ...
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sending keypresses to a process using nircmd

I'm trying to use nircmdc to send a keypress to a background process (without bringing it to front). More precisely, i'm tring to send Ctrl+Shift+S to notepad++.exe: nircmdc win postmsg process ...
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NirCmd won't copy to windows directory

I was suggested to use NirCmd from this quesiton. However, when I pressed the "Copy to windows directory" button, I got this error. Why?
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Setting cmd with default command and user defined message

On button click in a winform application I am executing cmd.exe file (Using system("cmd.exe");), which opens perfectly fine and displays the following: Microsoft Windows XP [Version 6.1.7601] (C) ...
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My monitor doesn't auto-turn off!

I have Windows Vista and I've set up my display to turn off after 1 minute of inactivity in Power Options. However, it simply doesn't. I also tried a utility called "nircmd" which has a "power ...
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Windows Task Scheduler and possible permission problems

I use NirCmd (http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/nircmd.html) to enable me to run commands such as "power off the monitor", "mute system volume" from the command-line (and I highly recommend it, BTW). My OS ...