In computers, a window is one of the fundamental elements of a GUI (graphical user interface), usually rectangular in shape and connected to a process, allowing that process to display output as well as accept input. In modern operating systems, multiple windows can overlap each other and be resized ...

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How to set skyrim as high priority on automatic start up through SKSE?

I have tried setting the ini files to include bRunHighLevelProcess=1 and changing the steam start up properties using +fullproc but I have had no success in forcing skyrim to run as top ...
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How to run two instances of qbittorent under windows

I want to run two instances of qbittorrent under windows. These instances should not interfere with each other. The reason for this is: I want the one instance to start minimized and possibly ...
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Any keyboard shortcuts for Show Windows Side by Side or snap to quadrant?

I just upgraded to a higher resolution display which is great, but I'm trying to find the best way to manage my windows. I know you can use Windows+Left or Windows+Right to snap to half the screen ...
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Independent workspaces in Gnome 3

In Gnome 3, when I have two Firefox windows open in different workspaces and I activate one of them, other instance on the other workspace also becomes active as soon as I which to that workspace. ...
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Undo move and undo copy not work window explorer

Able to undo rename and undo delete but undo move and undo copy not work(Press Ctrl + Z or Edit -> undo This is my step : Turn on status bar Create a folder and then drag a file into it Click ...
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Creating a virtual root window in linux

Does anyone know how I could create a [virtual] root window with bash? This is used for writing screensavers, and other full-screen applications.
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localhost declaration on PC?

I was wondering , where does windows declares that localhost is - the machine itself (where is it configured?) ? It is not in the hosts file. I thought it is in the Registry but I couldn't find ...
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Using shapes in word 2007

We are doing our own newsletter template- we have two rectangle shapes with contents etc running down the right handside of the page when we add text the second shape jumps to page two which we don't ...
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Remove Windows 7 windows decorations (non-client area) [duplicate]

I would like to remove the border of the windows. I want to have all windows without their window decorations, just the content (like using a theme without borders). I know that then I wouldn't be ...
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Windows “Open With” application not appearing as an option

For some reason lately I've experienced this issue with trying to set a default application for an extension. The most common ways are the following: Right Click > Open With > Choose Default Program ...
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Sliding, docked Terminal window in OS X

In this video the author has an ever present Terminal window which he can hide (sliding to the bottom) and pull up with a hotkey or something. Does anyone know how to achieve this? It could greatly ...
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Pinned program disappear after shut down

the installed program icon such as ytd always disappear from taskbar & start menu after shut down google chrome with window 7? Thanks.
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Show windows horizontally for selected windows in windows 8.1?

I know that we can show all windows horizontally by right clicking on task bar, but it arranges all open windows. Is there a way to organize only selected windows? Extra Credit: if I have multiple ...
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Resize a window without being limited by screen resolution in windows 7

Context : I am a system validation engineer and in my current project i'm testing fonctionalities of Human–machine interface (HMI) in industrial systems. Problem : The HMI are designed for big ...
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XCode shortcut to cycle through windows

Suppose I have (not opened as a single project!!) 2 or more windows opened in XCode. How can I cycle between them without having to go through the tediousness of using the mouse, selecting Menu:Window ...
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Yosemite // Preview // shortcut to cycle through windows lost [duplicate]

Under OSX 10.9 (Mavericks), there was a keyboard shortcut + menu item in Preview to cycle between windows. Under OSX 10.10 (Yosemite) not anymore — or is there? If so, what is it? EDIT: please link ...
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Windows 10 running games slowly [closed]

Issue: All my games running on Windows 10 are running slowly When I tried Unturned on my Windows 7, I get around 50~60 FPS But when I played the game on Windows 10 Insider Program, I get much lower ...
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Batch file for configuring the ip address and removing it

My pc has a network configuration IP- 192.168.0.99 192.168.4.20 Mask- 255.255.255.0 255.255.255.0 Gateway- 192.168.0.1 192.168.4.1 I am connecting to the internet through the ...
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How can I log bandwidth used and throttle speeds on Windows home network?

I am researching a mobile satellite internet solution (I know it's terrible, I have my reasons). The plans are slow and they have harsh bandwidth limits. I'm a single user that is spoiled by home and ...
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Make Emacs open with three frames by default for OCaml editing

I wish that if I open a .ml (OCaml file), or enter Tuareg mode (a mode for OCaml programming), then the frame should be split like shown in the picture. Left is the main. Top right is secondary. ...
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Make Force Boot DVD like Norton Ghost

How to make a Force Boot DVD with custom menu and picture background? What is a force boot DVD? A DVD which does not need to set first boot device on DVD rom or it does not need to launch boot devices ...
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Asus X550D-XX090H has low frame rates playing League of Legends

I have the following laptop: Asus X550D-XX090H Windows 8 Processor: AMD A10-5750M APU with (Radeon HD 8670M 2GB) graphics 2.50 GHz RAM: 4.00 GB (3.21 GB usable) System type: 64-bit Operating system, ...
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Transmission-Qt won't maximize

I've been using it for a while now and all of a sudden it stops working. I can start the program but there's no window, even after I press it on the taskbar. There's no problem closing it too. I've ...
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Can I use it (TP-Link TL-WR740N Wireless Router) in my mobile and laptop without connecting to laptop

I have installed TP-Link TL-WR740N Wireless Router in my laptop and after installing I am able to use WiFi/internet in mobile. But without switching ON the laptop, the internet doesn't work on my ...
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Installing .NET framework 3.5 on windows server 2012

I am installing .NET 3.5 framework on windows server 2012. I downloaded dotNetFx35setup.exe from Microsoft website and copied it to a location E:\Sources\SxS. On every link on google they are telling ...
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How to automatically make a program fullscreen when on a second monitor

Is there a way to automatically display any program window in fullscreen mode (resizing it, magnifier) on a second screen, even if it's not possible with the program itself?
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Libre Office Calc - how to suppress search results window when performing a macro search?

I work with a macro that finds and replaces certain characters in a spreadsheet. I use this macro a lot and I don't need the "search results" window to pop up after every search since I am not ...
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audio service is not running windows 8.1 Lenovo y510

My lenovo y510 was recently updated windows 8.1 and the audio stop function also the window media player . AVG was uninstall but this did not work can you help me?
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Put two windows into one

I am running Windows 7. I have two windows that I want to view at the same time on the same screen with each window having its own icon in the taskbar, for example Word on the left and Excel on the ...
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Nvidia geforce 9400 GT card and google ads

Last night i add Nvidia geforce 9400 GT card after installing driver from nvidia website every thing was ok but when i open website which have google ads they show blank spaces instead of ads, i check ...
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Remove the greeting message from git shell “Welcome to Git” “Run 'git help git' to display the help index.”

I use the git shell (that comes with installing git on Windows) very often, so much so that I've gone ahead and made it my default shell. I was wondering whether it's possible to remove the greeting ...
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How to force xscreensaver to stay on top?

I am building web kiosek and I am using matchbox as window manager and xscreensaver. My problem is that I need in background restart web browser, but when xscreensaver goes to blank and browser is ...
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Change the width of windows side-by-side arrangement to be larger than that

When you arrange windows side-by-side, its default arrangement is to resize the window to half the screen width. Is there a way to change that setting? I almost never want it to be half the screen, I ...
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String replace inside a for loop in bat script

The replace is go well in this script. I am trying to make it dynamic. SETLOCAL enabledelayedexpansion for /f "tokens=* delims= " %%a in ...
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OSSEC threat detection to monitor Windows Services

Is it possible to use OSSEC threat detection software to monitor Microsoft Windows Services, and notify you when a service has been turned off? In particular monitoring if the Logging Services have ...
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How to figure what is blocking ports

I have opened the follows ports in the router config TCP 5242 4244 UDP 5243 9785 But these still remain unreachables. I have also tried to disable Comodo firewall without success. Is there a way ...
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VMWare workstation show the os full screen

Whenever I use a virtual machine inside VMWare, it's displayed in a small window as seen here: How can I inrease the size of this? I've tried about every button but with no success. Edit: this is ...
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Online edition upgrade Windows Server 2012 (R2)

I had to find a way to upgrade a server from Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard to Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Edition. A colleague did the installation of the Standard edition instead of the ...
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Windows 8.1: Allow Real-Time Resizing [duplicate]

Recently, I installed EaseUS Partition manager, and ever since then, both resizing and dragging windows does not behave as it used to; I simply get a placeholder, and the window does not resize in ...
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Navigating explorer.exe through command line [on hold]

I am trying to write a program which can make navigation to a particular file easier. I am using windows 7, if I write the command explorer.exe c: in the command prompt it opens c drive, but ...
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Windows OS does not recognise USB disk formatted by Samsung smart TV

I have an USB storage device that is formatted by my Samsung Smart TV. I've recorded some TV shows on it. I want to transfer these video files to my PC that has Windows. The PC doesn't open the USB ...
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Know PC specs through cli and save it in a txt file

I'd like to have the full system specs through cli and export or save it in a text file. Is this possible?
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How to recover partially deleted text in Word file

I have deleted part of the text of a Word file by mistake. That was 10 days back. How can I recover the deleted text? I have tried Recuva software.
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Is there any launcher that find open windows by name?

For those who use Firefox, you know that when you start typing into the url bar, it will also search for other Tabs who's name matches the search query, and allows you to easily change tab that way. ...
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psExec processus no window

When I execute psExec -d -i -s \host -u "user" -p "password" "path", my application is launched but in the process (service task manager) and there is no window. Is that normal? Am I missing ...
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How to make windows snap to the edge in windows 8?

In windows 7, when a window's edge came really near the edge of a screen, it would snap to that edge. This was pretty useful, but windows 8 doesn't seem to do that. Note that I'm not talking about the ...
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Running and using Windows on a flash usb drive

I want to be able to use Windows completely from a flash usb card without to install anything on my drive at all (or at least - very a little bit) because I've already have 2 Linux distributives ...
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Additional Borders on windows in Awesome

I have an Arch Linux 64-bit install running Awesome-WM, However I seem to have a problem with the borders on opened windows(Generally in gtk apps) Also I have Compton Composition Manager running ...
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Set (Many) Programs' Window Size/Position

I'm looking for a solution similar to this, but for Windows 7 (64-bit), and not just for the terminal. This is also definitely not a duplicate of this question. The Problem Some programs remember ...
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Hide build results window in Sublime Text 2

After a build command (control + b) a window with results appear. Is there any way (not automatically but by shortcut or using another command) to hide it?