Questions tagged [automation]

Software to perform actions by itself without actively being supervised by a user.

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Windows program to show available updates for all programs on computer

I am looking for a program that shows me all the programs on my computer that have available updates. I would click a button, and they will all be updated automatically. I want it to: be free have ...
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Python GUI automation library for simulating user interaction in apps

I'm looking for Python library which can help with window automation tasks (either on macOS or Linux). By automation I mean finding the application/game window, gets the content of it and be able to ...
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OpenSource Security scan tools for REST APIs

I am very new in security testing. It will be very helpful if any one can suggest open-source/free tools that can run Scans for security issues (E.G SQL Injection) on REST APIs which use JSON ...
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HTML to PDF Batch Mode Converter (or Library) that Respects CSS @font-face?

NOTES: My request covers software or libraries, hence why I'm posting here. I also checked the similar threads here, but they asked for something subtly different. I have the following HTML page: &...
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Real user web browsing simulation

I am looking for software (it should not be a plugin for a browser, but a "standalone" application for Windows or Linux) for this: I need to simulate web-browsing of "real" users. It should open a ...
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Android and iPhone app automation tools

Please suggest me tools for Android and iPhone app automation testing. I have searched some, like - Appium, Calabash, MonkeyTalk, Selendroid, Robotium, etc. But, I am confused to choose any one. ...
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Free service for scheduled cross-posting to major social networks

I'm looking for a free and simple web-service for posting to multiple social networks (at least it should support Facebook, Google+ and Twitter) with ability to schedule messages for a specific time.
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GUI scipting for Linux

Effectively, I am looking for an AutoIt clone for Linux. I am aware of tools like Sikuli, Javaauto, etc, but they just won't cut it, because they rely on x, y coordinates and for example they are ...
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Game development content pipeline/toolchain?

I'm a software developer at a gaming company, and we're currently undertaking efforts to improve our asset creation and management toolchain. Our initial idea was to code our own solution from scratch ...
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Hourly screenshot taker

I'd like to take a screenshot on an hourly basis (with an option for as short as minutely, or long as daily would be nice). And automatically delete previous day's/week's screenshots. It'd be nice ...
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Tool assisting 32 to 64 bits C++ migration on a huge code base

TL;DR : I need tools to locate problematic code in a 32 to 64 bits C++ Linux migration (tools can be under Linux or Widows). So here it is, I have a huge c++ application (we are talking more that ...
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Windows Tool for automatic regular screenshots

Windows Tool for automatic regular screenshots Somehow similar to Hourly screenshot taker but for time tracking and so with other requirements: Lossless image format (preferrably PNG) multi monitor ...
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3rd party Windows/Mac software to log off computer after x minutes of use

I am looking for a dependable software that I described above. I know of this because my uni's PC has this kind of timer where it logs off after 30 minutes of quick use. I need it for Windows, but ...
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Automate web login for Wi-Fi hotspots (captive portal) on Android

Many Wi-Fi hotspots these days have a "web login", especially free ones. You know, the ones that redirect any HTTP request to their login form. (The technical term for the technique is "captive ...
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Windows Software to constantly record the last X minutes of audio entering the microphone?

I'm looking for a Windows Software that would constantly record in the background the last X minutes (e.g. 30 minutes) of audio being inputted into the microphone whenever my PC is on, much like a ...