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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, ...
0
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2answers
169 views

How to edit .STRING files

I'm having trouble finding any results on how to open .string files. I get a lot about programming strings and .strings files but unfortunately they have nothing to do with what I need. It's a binary ...
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3answers
1k views

Software for controlling Windows 7 PC from Linux Mint over WLAN [closed]

I have two computers one running Linux Mint and other running Windows 7. I want to be able to control the Windows PC using Linux Mint. They are generally connected over LAN or Wifi using a router. I ...
1
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0answers
167 views

Program besides cmd.exe that can switch to text mode?

I would like to test on my Windows 7 x64 system if text mode works via this 'workaround' of disabling my video card driver. However, cmd.exe on x64 has removed support for Alt+Enter or ...
1
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2answers
335 views

How can I limit the volume of audio on Windows by decibel level?

I enjoy listening to music at high volumes, but I'm concerned about possible long-term hearing loss. Articles covering this question suggest limiting audio volume to under 85 decibels. Is there: A ...
1
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3answers
139 views

Windows: perform copy/move file operations while ensuring data integrity?

I've got a huge amount of family photos stored on a NAS drive that I would like to move to my Windows computer, edit, and then move back for archival purposes. However, I'm a bit paranoid about data ...
0
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1answer
60 views

Click and action generating software [duplicate]

I have a plugin called selenium IDE for my firefox browser. I create some scripts using selenium to fill a web form. I wanted selenium to do run all these scripts once every hour. Unfortunately, it ...
2
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5answers
5k views

PNG Batch resizing and saving while preserving transparency

I've got about 700+ png images. I need to resize and save them. However I also need their transparency to be intact. I tried Irfanview, but that didn't work. GIMP works, but I can't find a batch ...
2
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0answers
21 views

Let any exe prevent system sleep/hibernation in windows [duplicate]

Is there a way to have Windows system standby prevented in the event that a particular executable is still running? I know playing videos does this semi-automatically but I'd like to apply this ...
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1answer
105 views

How do I recover a file from the deleted hdd partition after installing windows 7 ultimate?

I had a file with my important data on it in my previous windows 7 professional. I formatted the partition on which windows was installed and split it into 4. Now I want to recover the file from the ...
0
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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 ...
1
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0answers
206 views

Read ahead buffering while playing video file from optical disc [closed]

I was wondering if there is a program for Windows 7 (64-bit), that reads ahead the file to be played back (usually MKV files in my case) to the RAM, so the disc that the video file resides in, won't ...
1
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0answers
248 views

Auto-updating slideshow software for lobby TV [closed]

I'm looking for a slideshow program that will scan a folder for new images, and update the current images. I'm running picasa on a laptop that is connected to 3 TVs in our lobby. It just flashes 3 ...
5
votes
4answers
904 views

Scientific calculator app/site that saves calculations for Win 7? [closed]

Are there any scientific calculator apps that aren't browser specific that's easy to use which displays whatever is inputted clearly and one that can be used by a keyboard only but can be used by only ...
10
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2answers
1k views

Replacement for horrible, horrible Character Map

Character Map is a horrible, horrible utility. What is a good free alternative? Ideally, I hope to find a program that comes close to Mac OS X's Character Palette in terms of features & ...
4
votes
1answer
238 views

Restructure The C:\ Directory Without Affecting Programs [closed]

I'm want to do some tweaking to my PC's file hierarchy, but just moving folders and files around disables programs that depend on certain files to be in certain hard-coded addresses. One solution ...
0
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1answer
414 views

Software to analyze an MP3 file and determine its BPM

I'm building a personal running playlist. I managed to calculate the right BPM (beats per minute) for me through this article on LifeHacker. Now all I need to do is find which songs from my MP3 ...
8
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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 ...
0
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0answers
2k views

How to extend a screen over an network computer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use my laptop as a second monitor for my desk computer? What is a free/open source tool to allow me to control another computer or use it as a second monitor? ...
3
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6answers
5k views

What is the best way to 'clean' my computer?

I am currently running Windows 7 x64. I frequently install, uninstall, modify, break, or otherwise alter various programs on my computer (experimentation is fun!). Anyways, over the past six months ...
0
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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 ...
0
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0answers
30 views

Is there a free library type reboot software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Free Windows 7 app to enforce user time restrictions or Steady State alternative I am setting up a community computer center and I need to set the Windows-7 PC's to ...
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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 ...
0
votes
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 ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Program to manage network profiles in Windows 7, possibly location-aware

I'm looking for a program that will allow you to easily switch between networks on a laptop, when moving between networks, so that one can easily keep their static IP and dns setting for the specific ...
5
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3answers
2k views

Utility to show if HDD is in Sleep Mode for Windows

Is there any utility to show me if my hard drive is actually spinning or in sleep mode under Windows 7?
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2answers
9k views

How to extract clear voice from a noisy audio file?

I have some noisy audio files, which are voice recordings or lectures. There is no music, but the recordings are noisy. Sometimes, the voice is not clear. Is there any software that can extract the ...
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4answers
3k views

Show slideshow with pictures and videos

I'm mostly a Linux guy but I don't think the software I'm looking for is available in Linux so I ask this presumable easy question for those of you that knows Windows. The thing I want to do is to ...
8
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4answers
16k views

Which program can open a .DJVU file?

I received a folder with a bunch of PDF files and one DJVU file. The PDF's open in PDF Complete but the DJVU does not. How do I open this type of file? I'm using Windows 7 64-bit and Internet ...
3
votes
1answer
310 views

Program to keep windows always on top [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Make window always on top? I want a utility which will keep a window always on top even though that program has lost foucs. Program must have a global hotkey to keep ...
2
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0answers
64 views

Is there a way in Windows 7 to throttle a program's bandwidth? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows program to limit bandwidth of other programs? In Windows 7, how can I limit the amount of bandwidth a program has access to? I am downloading a TV episode using ...
1
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2answers
190 views

Print screen software to capture subsequent screens

i am looking for a print screen software which will capture subsequent screens/frames then save them all at the end. requirement: i have a movie and i want to capture subsequent frames of a scene. ...
2
votes
4answers
116 views

What is a Windows text editor that will make it easy for me to have four text files open onscreen at once?

When brainstorming / planning I like to have four text files open onscreen at once: One for notes/stream of consciousness, one for action items to follow up on, one for a rough outline, etc.... What ...
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2answers
2k views

Bulk video downloader especially for DailyMotion

I want to download hundreds of video files from a user account on DailyMotion.com. The videos are located under the URL as in the following example: http://www.dailymotion.com/mplay Is there a free ...
1
vote
1answer
615 views

Free Super Personalised Desktop Software

Ok, call me a weirdo, but I was wondering if there is some free software out there somewhere which transforms your desktop into more of an actual desktop? Hard to explain, but I would like to stick ...
21
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3answers
6k views

Solutions for presenting PDF slides with presenter notes on second display [closed]

I made a presentation using the latex beamer class with notes. Now I have a problem displaying notes only on my display while presenting the slides to the audience using a projector. Beamer notes ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

Is there a program to allow me to draw over active windows?

Is there a program to allow me to draw over active windows? For example, suppose I'm playing a game. I want to be able to draw over the game window to remind me of something later, but I don't want ...
10
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3answers
34k views

Is there a good DNS server I can install on Windows 7 for a LAN? [closed]

I have a few computers on my LAN, and now I'm getting tired of remembering the IP addresses all the time, so I would like to start using DNS names on my LAN. I have a heterogeneous network with ...
1
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2answers
3k views

How can I find out if my software RAID 1 is working?

I am running a software RAID 1 in Windows 7 Ultimate x64. Are there any tools in Windows 7 that can monitor or detect whether my RAID 1 is working properly?
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4answers
899 views

Is there any freeware to manage environment variables in Windows 7?

I am looking for a comfortable editor for all environment variables defined in Windows. The default method to edit them is rather annoying me. Does anyone know something like that?
0
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1answer
72 views

Displaying multiple locations on a map

How can I take approximately 50 company names, and have their headquarters plotted on a map? If that's not possible: Assuming I had the addresses, how could I plot all those addresses on a map? What ...
4
votes
5answers
560 views

Read-only image viewers for photography clients with starring or rating

The Best image viewers for windows can crop, rotate, convert, sharpen, etc. the images. Here I would like suggestions for read-only viewers. I am a photographer and would run this on a laptop for ...
2
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3answers
3k views

Bit-for-bit copy of hard drive in Windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Clone a Hard Disk Content to Another Hard Disk What's the equivalent of SuperDuper on Windows? I want to replace my current hard drive with a new one so I imagine that I ...
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2answers
9k views

Freeware alternative to WindowBlinds

I am looking for a freeware (maybe open source) alternative to WindowBlinds. Any suggestions? More precise: I am looking for a free tool with the same features as WindowBlinds. I don't care about ...
2
votes
2answers
168 views

Software for cutting and joining videos of any format

I need a software that should be able to cut and join any video format. I'm using Windows 7, and one software I got was not working with it.
1
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4answers
19k views

Free network monitor show download/upload speed on system tray [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Monitor all and any internet traffic from my home PC - what should I use? I'm looking for a free software show download/upload speed on system tray. I found DU Meter, ...
2
votes
1answer
454 views

Mass image downloader that works for yfrog

I want to download around 500 photos from a user account on yfrog.com. The photos are located under the URL in the following format: http://yfrog.com/user/<username>/photos Is there a free ...
1
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3answers
294 views

Free hard drive partitioning tool for Windows 7 64-bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best Partition Manager for Windows I'm looking for free software for Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit that can partition a hard drive. In my country (Bangladesh) a power outage ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How can I burn a mov file to a DVD?

If I have a *.mov file on my hard-drive, how can I burn it to a DVD disk so that I can pop that into a DVD player and play? I have Windows 7 and OS X.
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2answers
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How to check if the software is genuine?

I became a victim of software scam when I bought Windows 7 on ebay. (see this question for details). I called Microsoft customer care for the same. I learned that though I have activated the software ...