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Software to enable/disable Windows 10 bluetooth

Often the Windows 10 button to enable/disable bluetooth doesn't work for this reason I'm looking for a way to do that by using a third party software. Can you suggest me any software please?
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Good launcher for Windows OS with support of plugins in JavaScript

I've looked at: https://github.com/oliverschwendener/ueli - No support for plugins? https://github.com/Wox-launcher/Wox - Has support for plugins, but not in JS? https://github.com/hainproject/hain - ...
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Is it a good idea to use Windows 7 on newer SSD's? Does Windows 10 do better job on keeping SSD safe and sound? [closed]

I heard that Windows 7 works bad with newer hardware, especially SSDs. Why is that? Are there any documentation regarding the differences between how 2 system work with SSDs?
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Persistent floating screenshot - windows 10

I am often working with a number of documents and windows simultaneously and am looking for an app that will allow me to screenshot a portion of my screen - and that screenshot then remain visible (...
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Voice activated recording software for Windows 10

I'm looking for a voice recording software that would be voice activated. The program should be running in background at all times and when it detects volume from microphone input, it should start to ...
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Intel Realsense-Compatible 3D Model/Stitcher

I have an Intel RealSense SR300. I'm running Windows 10 (preferred), and Ubuntu. My situation is: It's been sitting in a box unopened for years, I just busted it out because I need to build a 3D model ...
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Photos to PDF with cropping - Software similar to OfficeLens

Before Windows disabled key features I could use OfficeLens on my desktop/laptop to open images of documents, crop, and save as PDF. That's all I need. Any free or one-time purchase replacements? I ...
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compact per-core CPU usage monitor in Windows taskbar notification area (system tray)

I have been using Performance Monitor to monitor CPU usage in the taskbar notification area, with one icon per logical CPU. Now I upgraded from a 4 core / 8 thread to a 10 core / 20 thread processor, ...
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Is there any way to get a list of corrupted document files either in Windows 10 or other software?

I mean docs, images, files with gibberish characters in them, etc. Not system files. I had an SSD which had some documents on. Without going into too much confusing detail, I ended up merging some ...
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PDF viewer with “n pages” in the screen and horizontal scrolling one page at the time

I want to read clearly the pages of pdf files on my windows 10 computer. I thought about buying a curved 32" monitor, with high enough resolution, like QHD or 4K. Then I thought about placing ...
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Screen sharing multiple applications in the one window

Issue: We have WebEx as our solution for online conferencing. However we find it challenging to keep track of time, notes, 'parking lot', PowerPoint, etc. Aim: To have a screen which is split into ...
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Alternatives to windows file explorer

What are the good alternatives to the default File Explorer that Windows provides? The default File Explorer lacks many good features like Tabbed browsing Searching of files is horrible Any extra ...
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Error 0x8007000D - edit file metadata of a mp4 music file

I am searching for a program that allows me to edit the file details of a mp4 music file. Here is an image of the error message and the current details of the media file; Through the property window ...
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What security software can I use alongside Windows Defender?

What security software (preferably, free) can I use alongside Windows Defender to make my computer safer? I have seen several posts on different forums about arguing whether or not Windows Defender (...
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Gratis Windows software that synchronizes individual files in real-time

Since this question didn't get any response, I will try to achieve the same end result in a different manner. Not to be confused with Free backup software that synchronizes folders. I seek a gratis ...
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Gratis, secure browser which requires a password to open

Asking for a frind, who would prefer to use the Tor browser. A plugin for that browser would be acceptable. Failing that, a security oriented browser which requires a password at launch, otherwise it ...
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Gratis, dedicated, Windows 10 PDF to image tool

There are a few questions asking for PDF to image conversion. Answers tend to recommend something that can do it, but was not built to do it, such as Libre Office or InkScape. I am looking for a fully ...
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Windows 10 to Smart TV file sharing app via USB transfer?

I'm looking for a software that can allow me to direct contents of a folder as the contents of a pen drive. For example if I connect my Windows PC to a Smart TV, I need to be able to use a specific ...
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Email notification client for Windows 10?

I am looking for a program for Windows 10 that will check my account on my employer's IMAP/POP server, see if I have new mail, and ONLY add a Windows notification that a new message has arrived. That'...
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Screensaver making software now that flash is unsupported

Before the support for adobe Flash in Windows 10 has ended, there has been a very neat software Instantstorm that could create screensavers from swf files. The advantage of this software over anything ...
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Using a SOCKS5/HTTPS proxy as a VPN adapter in Windows 10

I have a proxy server in IP:PORT format and I am using Proxifier to lunch the apps on my PC through the Proxy. The problem here is that I want to use the proxy server to reduce my ping time in the ...
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Looking for a desktop app to sort my photos library by face

I am looking for a desktop application that can index my local photo library and understand faces on its own. As a 2nd step I want to copy these found photos per each person into a separate folder. I ...
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Extremely fast Windows file copy/move for large directory trees?

I have a disk of several tB and once a month I back it up to an external drive. I have just done this by copying source -> backup with Total Commander and choosing "overwrite all older". ...
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Looking for a system to manage driver dependencies on Windows 10

I'm looking for a system that allows me to make dependencies of drivers explicit, to make installation on another device easy. For example, I have a software system X, with extra software and (...
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Open-source software to monitor internet speed for long time

I am looking for a software which is having an ability to monitor internet speed/bandwidth for long duration, The software should be capable of giving, Internet speed graph Should run long time ...
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Is there any software on Windows 10 that will let you set a fixed speed for ripping a CD to MP3 format?

Normally, I use iTunes when ripping an audio CD to MP3 format. However, I've run into a problem with one CD in my collection. The disc is clean and there are no discernable scratches. It's just very ...
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Spectacle for Windows?

I'm looking for a tool to arrange windows on Windows. On macOS I'm satisfied with Spectable https://github.com/eczarny/spectacle. I remember I used Sizer on Windows 7 (http://www.brianapps.net/sizer4/)...
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Setting up secured directory for my report done in Latex

I am not sure what Sub of StackExchange is correct to post this. This is my original post in Tex.SE. I want to create a secured Latex folder (as my working directory) in my Lab PC. Only I and my ...
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Installed Spell Checker for all Windows 10 apps, that works like the one in Gmail

I have tried Ginger, TinySpell and Grammarly. Grammarly was acceptable but I'd really prefer something with the look and feel of the spellchecker that is built into Gmail. I am running Windows 10 and ...
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Chunked virtual hard disk container for windows

I'm looking for the software that allows attaching virtual storage much like diskpart attach vdisk, but unlike the *.vhd format supports splitting the image file into relatively small image files of ...
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How do I set up a HUD for myself while Twitch streaming?

I need a transparent overlay for my own monitor that shows me alerts (follows, subs, raids, etc) when they pop up. I tried searching for HUDs and overlays, but almost all search results talk about ...
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Screen Shot and Log browser when shopping

This black Friday I did some shopping, as I am sure you did to. Post the shopping, I ended up paying more than I thought for a couple of things, and Amazon of all people are telling me they cannot ...
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Windows search which OCR's images and pdfs with text in them

I often have scanned pdfs or jpegs etc. which may have some text in them. One good example is screenshots that I take with screenshot captor. Is there a way to make the Windows search "smart"...
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How To Program Repetitive Actions on Desktop Applications?

I have to do repetitive actions like croping segments from images. I do it quite well with "Windows capture screen" + MC Paint, but I believe that it can be automated. I have no idea how to ...
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Boost windows 10 dell laptop speakers volume

Any good software or in built feature in windows 10 (Dell laptop) for boosting volume?
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Softwares to reduce bass in speakers

I use JBL speakers and connect them to my laptop (Windows 10). For songs it's good. But sometimes during meetings, it is not good. It's all verbal and the speakers naturally have high bass. Is there ...
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Windows file upload manager

Looking to transfer hundreds of files (many GBs) to a SMB network share, through a mapped drive. As you can imagine, Windows Explorer isn't exactly up to the task at times, so something that will ...
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Deleting empty directories

I never thought I'm gonna need such a program and always wondered how one can come into a situation where he has many empty folders and wants to delete them. Now, I'm in that situation: I have ...
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Is there a windows cmd line script to add dummy labels to missing taxonomic levels in a 16S bioinformatic fasta file?

There is a common problem where taxonomic levels are are missing in 16S labels, and the convention is to fill in the missing levels with a generic place holder referencing the following lower label, ...
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A Super Battery Saver App for windows 10?

Is there a windows 10 app or procedure that can allow me to only have the wifi and chrome open along with the most basic keyboard functions so that I can maximize my battery usage? I don't want any ...
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Modern personal database solution for Windows

I currently use Simplenote to handle basic "databases" of a few hundred rows. I'm looking to move away from Simplenote for these because: This data is long-term and obstructs access to what ...
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Windows 10 Touch Screen Compatiable Comic Reader

I've recently purchased a Lenovo Yoga Book which I am intending to use mostly as a tablet. I want to read my comic collection (mostly CBZ and CBR files) on here but have had a hard time finding a ...
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Any video recording software capable of capturing fullscreen opengl games on windows?

OBS supports only windowed/borderless OpenGL games. Same is with Radeon recording software(I have radeon gpu). Windows built-in recording software(Xbox game bar) does not support it(It actually ...
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Rsnapshot like tool for windows file backups

I use a Win10 laptop and right now take full copies of my docs folder to an external Hard Drive. This takes a long time (for about 50 GB docs) and is wasteful of storage space. I do know of other ...
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How can I manufacture icons for MacOs from a non-Apple system?

I am coding for a Qt based project that runs on multiple OSes; I personally have Windows 10, (Devuan) Linux and FreeBSD to work on and I have managed to make a series of .png icons in the sizes (and ...
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Method/Software to rename multiple files in ascending numerical order regardless of file type?

I want to take all my iphone images and videos and back them up in my google drive. I have all the files in chronological order, but there are gaps between most of their file numbers because I delete ...
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Is there a good Windows Application to view BLE advertisements?

I have been using the app EFR Connect on my Android phone to view Bluetooth advertisements from a Blue Gecko device, but I want to be able to do the same on my PC. The closest I've found so far is ...
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Renaming pictures to the value in the “Date” field of Windows 10 Explorer

I'd like to rename pictures to the value in the "Date" field of Windows 10 Explorer. The pictures I want to rename have no exif, and useless dates on Date Modified, Date Accessed and Date ...
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Is there some sort of minimal “notifications” display utility for Windows 10?

I run Windows 10. I'm trying to display a subtle but clear visual indication on my screen when my custom-built system tells it to, in some elegant/useful manner. The first thing I do when reinstalling ...
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How do i install an OS onto an SSD

First off I'm pretty new here. Feel free to correct me with anything or ask me for more information. So I bought an SSD and I'm not sure what to do with it. My goal is to hook it up to my laptop or ...

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