Unix program used via command-line. See touchpad or touchscreen if your question relates to those instead.

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Edit Layout of Touch Keyboard in Windows 8.1

Is there some way of editing the Windows 8.1 touch keyboard layout to change the overloaded accented characters? I need this since I am using a UK hardware keyboard on a Windows 8.1 machine. In ...
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Windows 8 - Real Kiosk mode

I am trying to lockdown computers running windows 8.1 Enterprise/Standard with a touch screen attached to it. What I'm trying to achieve Have a kiosk user with only access to a web browser. The web ...
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Lenovo U310 Touch - replacement screens back light not working

I purchased a replacement Lenovo U310 touch screen, which works perfect except NO back light. If I plug the original cracked screen in, the backlight does work, so I am assuming the motherboard is ...
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Windows 7 - window dragging vertically when panning on overscroll - can it be disabled?

I have a Windows 7 touch screen computer. I noticed that when I have windowed applications which are vertically scrollable, for example Windows Task manager, and I scroll (with touch) to the bottom ...
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Modern UI Internet Explorer - Swiping up doesn't reveal navigation bar anymore?

I'm using Windows 8. When I touch my screen on the Internet Explorer tile, an unfamiliar screen comes up. I can still touch on all sides EXCEPT the bottom of the screen where I used to be able to ...
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How to show TouchPoint like this one in the picture on iOS devices?

Jailbreak users can use a tweak called TouchPose+ to display the touch points on their iOS devices. However the TouchPose+'s touch point is not elegant. I have seen a number of users posting screen ...
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Internet Explorer Touch Delay

I just noticed this today, and now it's really bugging me. Internet Explorer (11 in my case, may not matter), has a delay when you touch buttons or links. Using a mouse is instantaneous, but using a ...
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Enable Touch Events Chrome

Google Chrome used to have an option for enabling touch events in the browser. F12->Overrides->Enable Touch Events. With the latest version of Google Chrome for the desktop I can't for the life of me ...
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Enabling multi touch on Windows Phone 8 emulator using Wacom Intuos Pro

Using the tablet with the emulator I am able to select and click. Two-finger scrolling and pinch-to-zoom does not seem to register. I can confirm that these gestures work on the Windows 8 start screen ...
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Touch screen stopped working

Windows 8.1 64 bit, ASUS S300 Last night, suddenly, my touch screen stopped working. All the suggestions I have found is to go to Control Panel, Hardware and Sound. I don't have the Hardware and ...
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Quickly open Windows Mobility Center in Windows 8 “tablet” mode

I am using a Surface Pro (2013). I would like to know if there is a quick way to open the Windows Mobility Center desktop program. I like to use this program because it is easy to manipulate ...
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How do I factory reset Kobo Touch after failed system update? [closed]

I have a Kobo touch belonging to a friend, it locks up during startup after a system update. How do I factory reset this device? I've scoured the internet for nearly an hour now and haven't found ...
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time stamp XXXX s in the future issue - touch command (Linux)

When I untar a tar.gz file on Debian Lenny, I get the such outputs: tar: openssl-1.0.1e/apps/openssl.cnf: time stamp 2013-02-11 15:26:04 is 1360584537.139999998 s in the future ...
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PowerShell touch all files newer than

I have found the following question on ServerFault: Windows recursive touch command Which partially answers my question with this answer: Windows recursive touch command However, I would like to ...
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Need driver for touch screen

I got a 10 inch touch screen for a Raspberry Pi, but the CD along with the touch controller supported only Win CE, Fedora, Suse, Redhat. I tried Suse and Fedora; the files were in script format, .sh. ...
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Recursively touching directories' last modified datetime as the same datetime of the last modified file inside

Previously I have ran dos2unix on every *.php file on my server recursively with this command: find . -name '*.php' -type f -exec dos2unix --keepdate {} + All files processed by dos2unix had its ...
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Using extern monitor with multitouch to control pc - which cabel to use? [closed]

I have NEC MultiSync V321 monitor to testing and I want connect it to my notebook. I have hdmi cabel and display is fine but I can't control it. So I am asking if somebody knows that I must do some ...
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Windows 8 Touch Keyboard Issue

Scene: Dual monitor setup, Primary: Cintiq 24HD, Secondary an ASUS ordinary monitor. Problem: In windows 8 my touch keyboard comes up on the secondary monitor every time I try to open it. It is very ...
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iPod Touch 3rd gen [closed]

I'm looking to buy a 3rd gen iPod Touch, largely for the portable music aspect. However, playing games is fun, so I wanted to check how out of date the iOS on the 3rd gen version will be. How far can ...
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Is there a way to turn a laptop screen into a touch screen for Windows 8

I'm not sure if this is the best place to put this kind of question, but I have to ask... Has anyone tried to convert their old 14" laptop screen into a touch screen that Windows 8 can use? I'm ...
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Windows 8 Touch Display tool

I installed a Windows 8 machine - and VS2012. After that I had a tool Icon on the start Screen which launched an application that showed me the touches recognized on my PC. Unfortunaltey I remove that ...
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How to click on small buttons placed close to each other on Windows 8

I am trying to run an old application on Windows 8. It has really small buttons for close and minimize that are placed close to each other, so I keep clicking the wrong buttons. What utilities/apps ...
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How can I open the Input Panel with my pen/touch?

I've got a tablet PC and I'm used to the "hover up/down a few times" gesture to open up the tablet input panel which acts as an ink input/onscreen keyboard. The gesture doesn't seem to be present in ...
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X230T in tablet mode, select text or scroll??

Sometimes I can just scroll by touching the screen with my finger. But sometimes that feature doesn't work and I can select text with my finger instead of scrolling. How do I switch between these ...
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How to get rid of touch and hold feedback circle on Samsung Tablet

I've got a multitouch app running in the web browser on a windows 7 tablet. Part of it's functionality requires touch and hold (single touch). The app already has it's own feedback indicator for this ...
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How to add drivers for Touch Monitor (Acer t231hb) and MK802

I am the owner of an Acer T231 touch-capable monitor and a MK802 (mini Android PC). Does anyone know how to get the touch device to work? Are drivers needed for Android?
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Uploading my ITunes music that I saved on a flash drive to ITunes on my new computer then downloading it to my Ipod Touch

I had an old computer with Windows XP. I transferred all my music, at least I hoped I had to a flash drive. Also, my computer kept giving me error messages that it could no longer sync to my Ipod ...
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Is there a way to use ZoomIt / Magnifier for Touch Devices?

I have Windows 7 on my Tablet, and hitting the right buttons is a pain. Anyhow, I thought about using something like ZoomIt, but it is Keyboard-Controlled. Is there some way to make it work with ...
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How do I recursively touch files matching a pattern

Within my ~/docs directory, I want to "touch" all files ending with .txt How can I do this?
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How can I “touch” a file from the Mac UI?

I've encountered a situation where a Mac user needs to update the modified time of a file. If I was doing this, I'd just open up Terminal, cd to the file, and use the touch command. However, the ...
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Restarting a Rails Server

What exactly does this command do, in regards to running a Rails server? ~$ sudo touch restart.txt I thought it restarts the Rails server, but it happens so fast when I run it, that I can hardly ...
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Touch Change Access, Modify AND Change

I know you can use "touch" to change the access and modify timestamps of a file using the "-t" flag but is it possible to change the "change" timestamp. If so how would I go about doing this? Thanks ...
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How do I add permissions to my tomcat.sh?

I have created a tomcat.sh file so that I can start and stop tomcat via the terminal. I placed the file inside the /bin folder and performed chmod u+x on it to make it executable. But then when I ...
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Debian - LAMP Install

I am installing a LAMP install on Debian GNU/Linux and have been asked to enter the following command sudo touch /var/www/info.php I was just wondering if anyone could explain what it does. ...
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rsync directory complete but some files md5sum is different

I'm using rsync to copy a directory from host A to host B. After the rsync is completed successfully, I check the files with the directory and find that some files' md5sum is different but the ...
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How can I change the creation time of all a folder's files to the current time?

Under a Linux shell, how can I change the creation time of all a folder's files to the current time?
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Recursive touch command on BusyBox 1.01

I'm trying to write a bash script that will run on my QNap NAS to touch a directory recursively. I have this: find $1 -exec touch {} + However, find that comes with BusyBox 1.01 doesn't support the ...
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Windows recursive touch command

In Windows 7, how can I recursively touch all files in a directory (including subdirectories) in order to update the date/time stamp? Does Windows 7 have a mechanism to accomplish this?
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Linux weird problem touch : command not found?

I occurred a really weired problem, which is touch : command not found. I was going to create a blank file, so I type the touch command which didn't work. I'm running centOS 5. Any ideas? BTW: the ...
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Setting file creation date in Mac OS X

I need a script to set the creation date to the modification date for a bunch of files created by my sound recorder - any way to do this? Running Mac OS X 10.4.11
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Windows equivalent of the Linux command 'touch'?

What do you use when you want to update the date-modified field of a file on Windows? commands accessible via C++, .NET, C#, or something native to Windows (Vista preferably) tools/applications ...