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HbbTV client for Desktop or Mobile (not set-top box and SmarTV)

Is there a HbbTV client for Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, ..? Why you can access HbbTV content only from SmarTV? DRM issue? Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) is both an industry standard (ETSI ...
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1answer
29 views

How to copy text from various Windows controls?

I have Windows program which is in Korean. Now I need to copy the text from different controls in order to translate. This is one of the screens: and another example Basically there are labels, ...
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1answer
335 views

Listen to Bluetooth mic-in via Speaker (Mobile and PC)

Situation: We are trying to combine a Bluetooth headset mic and a USB Speaker so that we don't need external power supply, and the mic-speaker system works fine with just a laptop with battery. These ...
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1answer
39 views

Get the title of all the URLs in a list

I have a huge list of URLs and I want to get the title of all of them. Is it possible? (without actually having to visit each and every one of them manually) I'm using Windows 8
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1answer
57 views

Is there utility for windows that makes changing lots of folder icons quickly?

Is there utility for windows that makes changing lots of folder icons quickly? more specifically app that utilizes drag n drop where i can drag .ico (icon file) onto a folder to use it as the icon? ...
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2answers
777 views

How to read Windows Hibernation file (hiberfile.sys) to extract data?

I need to find what all data is stored in hibernation file by parsing it. However till now I have only manged to do so manually by opening it in a Hex editor and then searching for texts in it. I ...
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3answers
86 views

Virtualization for desktop security?

I am frustrated with windows and the whole pay $60 per year for security products. Seriously, its too much now. I want to use virtualization for desktop security because I think (not sure) that it ...
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1answer
149 views

How to Implement a VoIP Auto (speech) Dialler

Can anyone suggest/recommend a way to implement a speech dialler using a SIP VoIP service? The software/VoIP equivalent of this I want to dial out and play a pre-recorded message as part of an alarm ...
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3answers
107 views

Personal reference information / Note Taking

As a habit, I typically use outlook to take notes. If I want to document something for myself, all I need to do is compose an email, send it to myself and then put an appropriate category onto it. ...
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0answers
22 views

Any software to find out how much bandwidth i have used per month [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Software to report internet traffic for home user I have a limited bandwidth internet connection which charges when download limit is exceeded i need a software to ...
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1answer
1k views

Monitor color temperature changing software (like f.lux) that can temporarily switch color temperatures to a specified 'daytime' temperature, at night

I'm using f.lux to control my computer display's color temperature (it automatically changes the color temperature of the computer screen depending if it's day or night). At night, I would ...
2
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4answers
737 views

Old laptop turns off due to overheating [closed]

I have an old laptop that powers off when the processor's temperature exceeds 84 °C. The more annoying part is Flash causes this most of the time. If I watch a web feed for more than 15-20 minutes, it ...
2
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1answer
604 views

Utility for converting wmv (or avi) to animated gif [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get ffmpeg to convert a .mov to a .gif? I'm looking for any console utility which can convert principally wmv files (or avi) to animated gif. Preferably the ...
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2answers
356 views

How do you print a list of currently installed programs and license keys in Microsoft Windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a product key finder for a PC? I'm preparing to do a fresh install of Windows 8 RTM and want to reinstall all my programs by hand. Is there an easy way to list ...
4
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1answer
573 views

How to find duplicate images and compare their meta-data?

Is there an application for Windows that finds duplicate images and lets quickly preview the image and, what is most important, the meta-data of the image files. I can see there are programs for ...
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1answer
295 views

How can I record sound, replay, and save it?

I'm hunting for an application. It should have three functions which are to record my voice, replay what it records, and save the voice into a file. No more extra functions are needed. Note, saving ...
0
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1answer
107 views

Common tool to run softwares in cross platform operating systems?

Scenario and example In Windows the software usually comes with the extension .exe, we used to run .exe files in Linux operating systems using some third party tool like wine, likewise there may be a ...
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1answer
58 views

Character-by-character chat client?

I read about the talk command on linux, and how it lets you chat character-by-character rather then line-by-line like most chat clients or IRC. Does anybody know where I might find a webapp or a chat ...
2
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1answer
78 views

Is there any software/tool/methods using in a real operating system may be like the snapshot in virtual machine? [closed]

Not Hibernation. Not Ghost. Just be similar to the hibernation feature or a snapshot, stored the whole state of the operating system on the hard drive, including all the softwares opening and being in ...
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3answers
184 views

Software to draw graphics with millions of “measurements” [closed]

In my trading software I generate a file like the following: 10:00:00.0000001 1.25333 ........................... ........................... 14:58:48.5024961 1.23456 14:58:48.5024987 ...
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3answers
2k views

Character Map in linux?

Windows has a character map utility. Is there one in Linux? I'm using KDE; but I'm sure that doesn't matter.
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5answers
2k views

How can I tell if one defrag utility is better than another? [closed]

There's a lot of free defrag utilities (such as Smart Defrag, Auslogics Disk Defrag, JKDefrag, Defraggler, and there's alot more) But are they actually any better than the built in Windows one? And ...
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2answers
282 views

Alt-Tab tool to switch to a window by typing its name [duplicate]

Is there a task switcher – a replacement for Alt + Tab on Windows XP or 7 – that enables switching to a window by typing part of its name?
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7answers
43k views

How can I check whether an ISO image is bootable?

Is there any software available to check whether an ISO Image is bootable, without writing it in to a DVD or running it on virtual machine?
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1answer
102 views

Tool for monitoring windows processes and folders

I am looking for a tool that tracks and keeps information for some processes on windows how long they've been running, when they have had started/closed. Also it would be nice to monitor folders if ...
3
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1answer
955 views

Remote Desktop Control Over Serial/USB

Are there any other desktop remote control applications for Windows other than PCAnywhere that can connect to and control the PC directly over serial or USB connections? Clarification: I am looking ...
2
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1answer
103 views

Is there a windows utility to scale windows on the screen?

I use an old VMWare Server and Citrix/RDP connections to connect to lots and lots of client's networks and routinely come upon clients who have strange desktop resolutions which I cannot change, ...
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0answers
104 views

Moving a program to another computer

I changed my computer and lost the installation CD of my office's management program, I got it installed at the old HD, I tried to move it to the new one but get the following error: "Could not ...
0
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1answer
671 views

Very precise measurement software for Windows

I have bought a digital USB microscope: Which can take images like this: I would like to measure – as accurately as possible – the width of the white line on screen, as you see in the picture. ...
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1answer
352 views

Software to 'stick' graphics onto windows desktop

There are plenty of sticky note software out there to put sticky notes on your desktop. But is there anything out there that allows you to do the same with photos? I don't want to just put an icon of ...
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2answers
2k views

How can I apply a DSP to my microphone in windows?

I'd like to be able to run my microphone through arbitrary DSP filters--Mostly for compression and amplification, but also noise cancelation would be nice. I'd then like to take that output and put ...
3
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1answer
116 views

Activity logger for windows?

I would like to log the activity that is done on my windows. For example I would like to log if a user open an executable (which executable) install a software copy a files And simple stuff ...
0
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1answer
136 views

Cleaning system from removed applications trash

Details My OS: Windows 7 Ultimate X64 with SP1 I'm using CCleaner for daily, weekly PC cleanings. Recently during uninstallation of Acronis True Image, uninstaller crashed and closed itself at the ...
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2answers
670 views

Using my laptop as a USB power supply

I've been using my laptop as a USB charger for my media player (usually an iPod Touch). Each night, I play an audio-book from my media player (usually iPod Touch), which needs to be charging (via ...
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2answers
107 views

Which software can I use for backups? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is a simple home backup software which works with a variety of OSes? I need software that will take incremental backups of a few folders on my drive and back them ...
2
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1answer
632 views

Which Windows Explorer replacements have this feature: takes over folder open operations?

There have been at least a few threads about Explorer replacements, aka alternative file managers, here on Superuser. The go-to thread seems to be this one: Replacement for Windows Explorer? But ...
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1answer
321 views

Monitor a Folder and Email New Files

I am looking for a Windows application or script that will monitor a folder (that I define), and when a new file is added, it will email said file to a particular email address (that I define). Any ...
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1answer
79 views

Compute Sunlight or Shade

I have a 3D building (Google SketchUp, displayed in Google Earth (or Maps)). Google earth has a feature to "show sunlight across a landscape". How do I show the building's shadow throughout the day? ...
2
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4answers
2k views

Windows network share on linux server without samba

I want to mount shared folders from my linux server on the network to appear like normal drives in Windows. The server has a private network on one side and a public network (which happens to give me ...
5
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2answers
834 views

Alternative to the Windows Service Manager (services.msc) which supports filtering out signed Microsoft executables?

Is there a Service Manager for Windows which allows me to easily filter out all the Microsoft services with verified signatures? I've looked at Turbo Services Manager but it doesn't have this ...
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0answers
310 views

Simple dropbox client for windows

I am looking for a client for dropbox that doesn't have so much windows integration. Doesn't run in the background. Portable executable. Looks like an ftp client. I would just use the web ...
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1answer
148 views

Windows software to redirect console output to the cursor

It's not uncommon for me to have to run a command line program that gives me a unique code (kind of like an RSA SecurID token, but entirely software), and then paste that code into a web page or ssh ...
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2answers
199 views

Advanced Voice Command (From A Distance)

I've just bought a new wireless headset and found out, to my surprise, the signal is perfect even from upstairs in my bedroom. I figure, it has several hours of battery life, why not utilize it for ...
2
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1answer
632 views

GUI Software To Compare Two Files, Get “Clean” Export of Differences?

Is there a way to do a "clean" export of the differences between files? Not a diff, or even a formatted report... just a clean .CSV/.XLS/etc export. This is for people that are non-technical; we have ...
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1answer
60 views

I can not turn on the system configuration in Advanced option of Text Services and Input languages?

I cannot turn on the System Configuration in Advanced option of Text Services and Input languages. When I turn off this option, and apply it, then I close it and get back. That System configuration ...
6
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2answers
2k views

Is there open source software which is to Process Monitor what ProcessHacker is to Process Explorer?

Process Hacker is an open source alternative to the famous Process Explorer by Mark Russinovitch. Is there in the same vein a piece of open source software that can be a serious alternative to ...
0
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1answer
228 views

Which software can view .torrent metainfo?

Looking for software which can show the content of .torrent including all files, folders and size of files. Preferable under windows, but OS X also should be fine. Update: The subject is not a ...
2
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2answers
1k views

SOCKS5 proxy with username authentification for windows

Can you suggest any SOCKS5 proxy server for Windows (ideally Windows 7) which supports SOCKS5 username authentification (rfc 1929).
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1answer
574 views

Kids-friendly Windows shell replacement

I'm looking for a Windows shell replacement, which should have the following features: Kids-friendly and kids-proof. Just a list of icons for programs that can be executed, everything else should be ...
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1answer
720 views

Which free software can convert Serial to Ethernet?

I'm using Serial over Ethernet, but it's not free. Is there any free software that can do the same thing?