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Run a program hidden in task bar

I'm trying to figure out how to run a browser with link and hidden. I've been trying to figure it out for almost a week. I've used this: @echo off Start Chrome "google.com" And I put it in startup....
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What magic do I need to use to read certain System32 files?

I have a rather simple program that computes the CRC32 of files. It works for almost any file, but certain files in the System32 folder are inaccessible. The program is written in C++. The files ...
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What's hiding inside this mystery audio file?

I have an unusual problem, of which I am struggling to find any answer. After cleaning out my Windows installation, I found an m4a song file set as hidden in my documents (The Mother We Share by ...
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After Backup and Sync tried to delete a file, I can't delete it manually

My access to a folder in my Google Drive was removed, and I had synced it with my Windows file system using Backup and Sync. The folder should have been removed, however, Backup and Sync is giving me ...
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Is it possible to search only for hidden files with given extension? [duplicate]

I have created some documents which I've set as hidden on my computer a while ago. Now, I don't remember its name, but I know its extension and the fact that it is hidden. Is it possible to create a ...
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Folder only seen with unticking “Hide Protected Operating System files”?

I got an external flash drive, plug into my school's lab for use, and came back noticing all my folders have gone missing! The space shown taken is still the same Then I played around with all Folder ...