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Feb
18
comment Script to set “Hide file extensions”
Found a powershell command that that does it for you Stop-Process -processName: Explorer -force
Feb
18
comment Script to set “Hide file extensions”
That worked but required me to log out and log back into the server to see the change
Oct
28
comment Change default text editor for crontab to vim
not sure why this was down voted it is exactly what I need and worked perfectly.
Oct
14
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
9
comment How can I convert multiple files to UTF-8 encoding using *nix command line tools?
if your version of iconv does not support the -o parameter you can directly replace it with >> to use the shell redirection.
Sep
2
awarded  Excavator
Sep
2
revised Add to a 7-Zip archive: How to exclude certain file types/extensions?
Added note regarding the input box confusingly labeled "parameters"
Sep
2
suggested approved edit on Add to a 7-Zip archive: How to exclude certain file types/extensions?
Aug
26
awarded  Autobiographer
Apr
2
answered Which Powershell Function could check whether a certain port is in LISTENING state on localhost?
Mar
23
comment How can I count the line breaks in a folder recursively?
just replace MyTargetPath with what ever path you want, optional in double quotes. or change my code to use $MyTargetPath and run $MyTargetPath="path required" to set it.
Mar
23
answered How can I count the line breaks in a folder recursively?
Mar
23
comment No such file or directory when executing an existing file
is aapt a script? and something it is trying to open internally is not available?
Mar
23
comment How can I count the line breaks in a folder recursively?
will you accept Powershell answers?
Mar
18
awarded  Editor
Mar
18
comment Prevent cat from opening a binary file
thanks @terdon I missed that, answer updated.
Mar
18
revised Prevent cat from opening a binary file
code updated to handle other text files
Mar
17
answered Prevent cat from opening a binary file
Mar
17
comment Prevent cat from opening a binary file
its not ideal but using cat -e binary.file will convert all non printing characters and avoid your screen beeping.
Mar
11
comment Why do I have to press the key 4 times to get a '`' symbol?
OK so its software not hardware. Small possibility of virus/malware more likely somehting is trying to "help" you like a manufacture supplied background utility. Try disabling startup tasks and also see if it happens in Safe mode.