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Which programme is this youtuber using? [on hold]

I stumbled upon this video and I am wondering which programme he uses to write down his notes. Do you know? https://youtu.be/yHyPJ0_ENdk[enter link description here][1]
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java.lang.StackOverflowError in SOAPUI

Please anyone to help with the error above. java.lang.stackOverflowError. I used to test API via SOAPUi v5.4.0 and suddently I get the error - I am not able to use my SOAPUI anymore - Please help. My ...
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Windows 10 - move window between multiple displays [closed]

I have a teacher that uses a SMARTBoard on a projector. When she's up at the front of the class, she often goes to launch an explorer window or something and it opens on the laptop monitor, not the ...
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What are the best practices to make sure a “death will” script will go off when you die? [closed]

I like to ensure to a reasonable degree that a bunch of scripts will be executed if I’m dead. Are there any open-source solutions streamlining this process? What are the best practices I should keep ...
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Looking for: Transparent HTTP Proxy “driver” for windows

I have a windows computer inside a network where I have to use an HTTP proxy to access the internet. Is it possible to install a program (or configure windows) in a way that I do not have to set the ...
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How to stop run the screenkey

Once I found the software to show my typed keys here, I started to be in trouble because there's no turn-off button in the screen nor in its man, and it has been followed me to everywhere as I could ...
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Can installing programs on the same hard drive but different partition overwrite data on the other partition?

The case is I want to recover my data on a hard drive partition, drive E which has gone raw. I want to install a recovery software on drive C which is actually a part of the same hard drive. I have ...
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Which pdf reader supports “Hand tool” in Ubuntu 16 [closed]

Which pdf reader for Ubuntu 16 supports "Hand tool", I tried FBreader, Document Viewer, but they do not provide Hand Tool.
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alternative for opening mdl files?

I have received some mdl files that were created using an old version of Rational Rose. I have tried to open them with StarUML, but this tool does not bring support to that type of files. I would like ...
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Synergy setup with 3 monitors and 2 computers

I have 2 computers: windows - server, 1 monitor MacBook Pro - client, 2 monitors, arrangement: [mac] [monitor] And I want to get something like this: [mac] [server] [monitor] (this is my physical ...
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Copy folders by predefined order [closed]

Is there any software available for windows where I can specify the copy order or priority of folders. I come across this situation when I am taking backups and one of my hard drives is failing and ...
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Connect an external display, close lid and avoid sleep on MacBook

So I want to connect an external display, close my laptop lid and let the other display stay on (e.g. to watch a movie or something). I found the app NoSleep which works if I don't connect an ...
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Can I receive desktop notification on Windows if an intranet server goes down? [closed]

We are running an Ubuntu server on a Windows intranet. Is there an existing tool (possibly already part of Windows?) that could be configured to trigger a Windows desktop notification if the Ubuntu ...
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How can I Show/Display Mouse Clicks on my Monitor in Windows 10? [duplicate]

Is there a windows options to display when the mouse is clicked in Windows 10?Similar to the animation for locating the mouse via CTRL? I do screen recordings for software testing. I can set these ...
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Screencast / screen record in 4k resolution?

I saw a few screencast on YouTube in 4k resolution. I did a quick web search and found that there are a lot of screencasting software that record in 4k. Camtasia being one of them. I was wondering ...
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Can I use Autodesk Sketchbook for free?

There are 2 options on the main page: 'download free' and 'go pro'. Further there is such phrase: 'Download SketchBook and log in to activate your Free 15 Day Trial of Pro membership.' It's confusing. ...
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Is there any way(e.g. software etc.) where data can be matched visually

I have two columns in excel(see N.B.) that contain as below Column1 Column2 ------- -------- USA India Serbia United States of America Bharat China ...
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Easy way to check what files are missing

I have 2 hard drives, I copied everything from one hard drive to a fresh drive, but some files didn't copy as they were corrupted. Is there an easy way to check what files from one hard drive are not ...
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Free tool to monitor router traffic [closed]

We have approximately 25 Vmware boxes and we would like to install a tool on just one machine (our main machine) that could sniff the router and report usage possibly by IP address. Ex: Machine1 ...
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Window Manager for saving window position and binding to hotkey for restore (OS X) [closed]

I am using a 39" Seiki 4K monitors at work (software developer) and so far really enjoy the extra real estate. My largest gripe however is that OS X does not remember window positions of a ...
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Windows FTP client with autoreconnect and resume download feature

I'm looking for Windows FTP client with ability of auto reconnect if connection failed and auto resume downloading after successfully reconnecting. Also it is strongly needed that this software could ...
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windows7 unable to reinstall the uninstalled program

I installed QNX Momentics IDE and uninstalled.Now i am trying to install the same version I am getting the error,The installation cannot continue because this product is already installed. If you wish ...
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Copying/imaging hard drive from Macbook Pro using windows software (preferrably free and open source)

Here's the situation: My macbook pro gave me the question mark+file folder icon on boot. I remove the hard drive and connect it to my windows pc using a sata to USB adaopter. There's a bunch of ...
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What is the easiest way to generate a pi diagram or bar diagram from raw data?

Background: I want to see an statistics on my spent time in several categories like sports, study, movie etc. throughout a certain period of time. To visualize it, I have to represent it in pi ...
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How to document the life cycle of products in the online store?

I would like any way the documentation of the life cycle processes of products on the website. And in General, business process content, editing, etc. of the website. For example. I have a store ...
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Can't run Skype - connecting forever [closed]

I have Internet, but from yesterday somehow my Skype loads endlessly, i have tried to restart computer and Skype, nothing works. It has the blue spot that is connecting, forever.
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How can i create this search program?

I want to make a program that searches google periodically for images relating to or containing highly specific text and images, downloads them, and outputs them with the right trigger for Windows, ...
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diff style comparison of directory contents against line by line contents of text file

Unlike many of the file and directory comparison utilities out there, including diff, I've only seen literal file to file (sometime, more than two files) and directory to directory comparisons. I'm ...
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How can I deliberately create and echo in my headset's microphone? [closed]

As odd as it may seem, I actually want someone I'm communicating with via VoIP (namely Skype) to hear what I'm hearing out of my headset's speakers. Is there a program that will allow me to do this ...
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How to create MP3 from WAV without silence at the start and end?

I´m creating MP3 files from WAV in FL Studio. But in created MP3 file is a very short silence (for example 0.02 sec) at the beginning and at the end of the file. In my program, I want to merge these ...
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Data modelling, calculation and visualization tools?

I often need to make decisions based on various kinds of data and their calculation results/visualizations respectively. For simple, tabular data I usually make Excel spreadsheets, however most of the ...
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Play video across multiple monitors

I'm trying to set up a system that plays videos across three large HDTVs. I have the monitors all working, however when I try to maximize the video, it only maximizes on a single screen, rather than ...
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How to test out Windows 7 applications to see if you like them? [duplicate]

When a portable version of a Windows 7 application is not available, what is an effective way to test it out to see if you like it? I define effective as: Not time consuming Leaves no (or minimal) ...
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In Windows, is there any software to prevent duplication of files in a folder? [closed]

Let's say I have two files c:\f1\data.txt and c:\f2\data.txt. If I issue the command copy c:\f2\data.txt c:\f1\data\ I will receive a warning about the potential overwriting. I will receive the ...
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Can you control you PC with a laptop flawlessly over wifi?

I have a high end desktop computer, 32GB DDR3, GTX 780Ti, I5 a 3.5Ghz and 20TB of storage. However I don't like to be condined in my room, being with my roomates will be much more pleasant. If I buy ...
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Are Kaip or Kype tools still around(Forgive the spelling) [closed]

I was looking for the name of an old plugin I used for video or photoshopping back in the day. Wondering if it's still around a decade later. I remember it being Kaip or Kype or something of that ...
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Multiple Find/Replace queries over multiple files: replace one by one

What I want is this (Software can run on Linux or Windows, both are available): Supply a list of files in which strings should be replaced (wildcards ideal, but not mandatory) Supply a list of search/...
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How to Quickly Draw Temporary Squiggles, Lines and Arrows on Desktop

During remote training sessions, instructors often draw red squiggly lines or circles on their desktop to emphasize key ideas. This helps offsite viewers better understand what an instructor is ...
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Is there a program that converts IPA to audio? [closed]

Is there a program that converts International Phonetic Alphabets to audio? For example, how do I get an approximate "audio" of the symbol /ˌproʊ ˈsiː/?
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Software to use a spare monitor as a personal dashboard with custom data feeds? [closed]

I'm looking for anything that would allow me to use my third monitor for some neat data visualization. Ideally this would be running full screen, with focus on really nice aesthetics. I'm planning to ...
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Get the title of all the URLs in a list

I have a huge list of URLs and I want to get the title of all of them. Is it possible? (without actually having to visit each and every one of them manually) I'm using Windows 8
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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 ...
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Cleaning up an infected computer? [duplicate]

I need to clean up my folks’ Windows Vista laptop, and I haven’t done it in years. Normally, I would install AVG antivirus, look through msconfig and remove non-essential start-up programs, and then ...
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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 right-click+"...
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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 ...
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How to make a pc act as a router on some port

I have a linux server in my lab(hereafter called pc1), and I have a windows pc2 where I have a game server running on. But since it's a private network, and the only pc that the internet can access is ...
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How to find out what file is on a particular sector

How do i find out on Linux what file is occupying a given sector on a NTFS partition? I need to do it because i am rescuing data from a failing HDD (using ddrescue), and want to find out what files ...
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Is there utility for windows that makes changing lots of folder icons quickly? [closed]

Is there utility for windows that makes changing lots of folder icons quickly? more specifically app that utilizes drag n drop where i can drag .ico (icon file) onto a folder to use it as the icon?
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epub editor or generator for Linux [closed]

I'd like to create e-book files in the .epub format. I already have the text with some formatting (as .html, .doc, .rtf etc.), and I need an editor (preferably WYSIWYG) in which I can make these ...
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Inserting Chapters / Cue Points / Bookmarks DURING video capture [closed]

I'm interested in using a camcorder to capture several hours of video footage to a computer. The overwhelming majority of the footage will be totally useless, and so I anticipate it being somewhat of ...