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For task managers in the sense of OS tasks/processes. Use 'project-management' if you mean that.

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Technical documentation and process definition and logging

We are currently searching for a software product to define technical processes. e.g.: A Task Open Program Do Things Close Program It should then be possible for an employee to open a new instance ...
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Looking for software which prevents third-party apps from opening certain windows

Is there a program for Windows which can prevent a third-party application from opening a certain window within the application? For example, if I open paint.exe and click on 'properties', a window ...
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Tweak tool to allow more recent tasks in Android 8+

In Android 7 Google decided to trim the recent apps switcher in down to approx. 5 apps, apparently to wide applause. This could have been made configurable, for instance by using the lock icons in the ...
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To Do list for both Android and Windows with no user registration required

I am looking for a To Do list for both Android and Windows (I wouldn't object to Linux, but don't require it) with no user account required (I will synch the data files myself). categories, including ...
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Linux Application switcher by searching open windows

I am looking for something similar to Switcheroo, but for latest Ubuntu (with Gnome) or Linux Mint Cinnamon. Switcheroo provides the ability to search for the open window by typing the name of the ...
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Gantt view for task management

Having made some bad experience with my workload recently, I am looking for software to better visualise periods of heavy workload using sort of a Gantt view: A task in my Thunderbird lightning has a ...
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Nagging app for tasks without due dates

Many tasks have clear and definitive due dates, like paying bills. However most of my tasks don’t have due dates. Examples are washing my car, painting my house, calling to book a health check. As I ...
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Shared tasks list Android app with widget

I am looking for a task app with the following features: Create a task in at most two taps. No need for deadline/assignee/reminder/etc. See list of tasks Remove a task with at most two taps (or ...
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docker cluster/swarm job orchestration

I'm using docker service to manage a small cluster (swarm) for some processing. The processing is of a known-length (say 100), but docker-swarm only knows about "keep something up and running", not "...
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Services like bitrix24 to manage projects

Recently I decided to start using something to manage my tasks. At first when I googled few names that I had heard, I was excited hoping that there are too many options to choose from. Unfortunately ...
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Checklist with workflow and timer

I am looking for some advice on software. I currently set up meetings and I have a checklist that is currently in Word. There are many steps with many moving pieces to ensure these meetings are ready ...
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Task Scheduling\Cron Jobs running Server

I have over 100 Linux\Win servers and a few dozens of Tasks and Cron Jobs scattered around. I think it's time for a centralized system that will be able to run both remote Powershell scripts and Bash\...
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Software to setup cron jobs programmatically

cronie, dcron, frcon and bron all lack an api to set up a cron job from a script easily. Is there a cronjob manager that can be setup manually but also using an API. Something that could take a file ...
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What software or programming language is good for a ticketing system or project management?

What software or programming language is good for a ticketing system or project management or task or workflow management. These are the requirements: 1- allow users to send an email to outlook via ...
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Visual planning tool for Windows Server Task scheduler?

I'm managing for myself a Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine which host things like SVN server, SQL Server, bugtracker, etc. I am using Windows task scheduler to perform various maintenance and ...
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Monitor a process and kill it when it exceeds a given amount of RAM

There's a memory leak in VS2015's StandardCollector.Service.exe, which is acknowledged by Microsoft, but it won't be fixed until the next Service Pack. So in the meantime I get a warning from Windows ...
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Android app to kill background applications?

My Android phone, a Samsung Galaxy Note 5, is getting more and more slower. I bought it less than a year ago. I wonder if there is any convenient app that can kill all background apps quickly ...
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Updated alternative to AntiFreeze

AntiFreeze - version 1.01 released: December 2007 website: http://www.resplendence.com/antifreeze Copyright © 1997-2007 Resplendence Software Projects Sp. AntiFreeze is an emergency task ...
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Task manager that can kill more than one process at once on Windows 7

I am looking for a GUI task manager for Windows 7 that can kill more than one process at once. What I am aware of: Windows 7's native task manager only allows to select one process at once. The CLI ...
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Android app to simply launch the Android task switcher without including itself in the task list

Can anyone recommend an android app that simply launches the Android task switcher without including itself in the list of tasks? I want an app with this functionality so I can launch the Android ...
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Integrated to do list displaying issues from multiple sources

I am looking for a to-do application/dashboard that can display my tasks from multiple sources. Right now I have tasks in: Wunderlist Exchange (including flagged e-mails - would like those picked up) ...
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Task manager with logging feature

(This might be answered in the question Advanced Task Manager Application for Win7, but I'm not sure.) Is there some sort of program like the task manager with logging/e-mailing capabilities? Say I ...
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Task-queuing software/library for Golang

What are the task-queuing software/library that able to be used from Go programming language? When using Ruby, I usually use Sidekiq.
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Decent Open-Source Task Orchestration Software - is there such a thing?

I'm currently in a bit of a quandry. I'm looking for an application - preferably web-based - that I can organise some tasks (such as web requests or ssh-based commands) to kick off in either parallel ...
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Task management software, Java EE / JBoss

Our main application is based on JBOSS/Seam and utilizes jBPMN for business processes. A large part of the application are task lists for employees. Requirements for the task lists are (rough): ...
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Job scheduling software

I am looking for software to improve my workflow, when running computational (numerical) exeriements. After seeing how things are done in the super-computer world, with PBS, I want to get some of ...
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Advanced Task Manager Application for Windows 7

I am looking for a (preferably free) task manager application that is more robust than the default Task Manager that ships with Windows 7. Functionality I am looking for: Alter Security Levels ...
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Windows program for viewing which program is using a file

Often, on my Windows computers, when I go to delete or move directories or files, an error message appears explaining that this action can not be completed because one of the files is being used by ...