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Questions tagged [macros]

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Need Help with Keyboard Macros [on hold]

Does anyone know a good program in which I could write a macro? I need it to check for updates on the screen (ie. notification coming up) and then do a certain task based off of what that notification ...
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I'm looking for a randomized mouse auto clicker

Is there any program with that I can set multiple ranges where it randomly clicks? I want to let it click automaticaly and alternatley in these ranges (see image).
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Controlling a game externally

Is there software to automate the menu-controls of a game (Project Cars 2)? In detail: We want to use Project Cars 2 in our game hall and therefore we are looking for a way to automatically start a ...
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Find image on screen and click on it using keystrokes

I play a webpage based game in which a picture is shown alongwith some jumbled alphabets below the image. The player is supposed to click on the alphabets in an orderly manner to form the name of the ...
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Is there a software alternative to hardware keyboard macros?

I am building a flight simulator set up with tons of shortcuts. I want a software solution that would help me design a control panel, with each button bound to a specific keyboard shortcut. Something ...
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Mouse and keyboard recording and replaying on Linux

On Windows, I used TinyTask multiple times a week for years (amazing program, recommended for every Windows user). Now I want to switch to Linux, but I can't find a program that does the same: Start ...
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Schedule a single button press very easily?

I am looking for a (macro) program for windows (10) that allows me to move the mouse around so the pc doesn't automatically go to sleep. then press the enter-key (or better: a series of keys) at a ...
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Record my camera (and voice) and my screen side by side

I am using Mac. I would like to record a video, where I am shooting by Mac's embedded camera on the left, and my screen is on the right. On the same time, my voice should be recorded. Does anyone ...
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Mouse/keyboard macro program?

I need a program that can record mouse and keyboard input, however it needs to record a specific way. Most macro programs record the position your cursor is at using pixel coordinates, however this ...
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Very simple macro expanding command line program in Linux and Windows

I am trying to create a workflow in which a single Markdown source document will spit HTML and LaTex friendly Markdown files. Since my content editor uses PC I need him to work on source document but ...
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Batch processing Acrobat Forms

I'm looking for a Windows app/process/whatever to batch export Acrobat PDF Forms to an Excel file. I've been searching for days and couldn't find any. Does someone has a link to a solution? This is ...
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Holistic keyboard shortcut approach/scheme/guide?

The Question: Where can I find a resource to help me implement a powerful, holistic, cross-application approach to keyboard shortcuts on MacOS that maximizes productivity and minimizes movement that ...
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Enter data automatically into a web pages

I have a job to enter data into web pages everyday at specific times, these data are not fixed so is there a software I configure or program to enter the data for me automatically each day ? The data ...
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Word: tool to convert numeric string to heading style

I received a text-only file which has the heading text, including the section numbers like "4.5.6.12". Is there a tool (or macro) for Microsoft Word or for RTF text that can count how many levels ...
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Automate GUI interaction against directory of files

I use a program called OkMap which I use to generate Garmin Custom Map KMZ files from GeoTiffs. Every now and then I need to process a bunch of updated files, last time it was 80. The task is pretty ...
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Bulk export for Outlook emails, and cleaning up Microsoft junk HTML

My ultimate goal is to export thousands of emails from Outlook 2007 in a format that will allow me to post them on my WordPress powered website. Update: this problem requires multiple steps to solve, ...
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Software for multiple text presets (Windows)

I need a software that I can pop up with a hotkey and have visual pre-set text sections to choose from. Upon click, text should be inserted wherever my focus was (Skype, web chats etc). I need it to ...
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What's a good keystroke macro recorder and replayer on Windows?

I use macros a lot and I'd like to use them regardless of which program I'm using. I use them most when refactoring code. The problem is that Visual Studio's macro recording and playback engine is so ...