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Search and Replace tool for Windows Registry

Registry Finder Free Portable Windows XP-10 View all search results in a list. Undo actions.
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Free, portable, Windows email client with auto-correct spelling

Portable Apps has a portable version of Thunderbird that should do the job nicely. Gratis - Yes Windows (10) - Yes & 7/8 Support Multiple email addresses/accounts - Yes Plays well with GMail and ...
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Free Mindmap software that supports python API

XMind is very good and has a python API but it is not platform agnostic other than the Cloud version which is currently only available with the pro-subscription. However Leo is an outline based IDE, ...
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deleted files secure eraser

You can't find such portable tool. More precisely, it can be portable as "no installation required" but it can't be portable as "no administrator privileges required". Direct disk access requires ...
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Portable single executable browser alternative to QtWeb

I hate to answer my own question, but here are the results of my research. I won't accept this as an answer for a while in case someone does recommend a proper replacement that fulfils my requirements....
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Free portable Message Sequence Chart Generator

You can pack all dependencies in one executable. Such programs like BoxedApp Packer and Enigma Virtual Box can create a portable version of the program. Works for Windows. BoxedApp is not gratis, ...
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HTTP server (portable) for 32 bit Windows XP which requires no admin rights

The easiest solution I've found is a program called EasyPHP. It's really simple to use and requires absolutely no admin rights. It's also free and includes support for PHP, MySQL, and backed by Apache....
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HTTP server (portable) for 32 bit Windows XP which requires no admin rights

Knowing, from other questions that you have python installed, presumably at least python 2.5.4 on XP. All you need to run a basic web server on XP with no admin rights is simply cd to the root ...
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Portable QR Code (QRcode) generation app for Windows

I’ve been using Zint Barcode Studio, it handles 50 different barcode formats including QRcode(2008), open source and portable (will exe from USB stick)! http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/zint ...
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Gratis, portable alternative to Agent Ransack (find text in files & display a few lines before & after)

dnGrep might be something you're looking for. it supports configurable context lines before/after results it's fully portable - see .zip releases it's free/open source it supports PDF/office files
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Portable FTP server for 32 bit Windows XP with no admin rights

So, the one I've found is called Quick`n Easy FTP Server Lite. It is pretty simple to use but does give if need quite a few advanced options. It's free and compatible with windows XP. Now, in regard ...
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Free portable Message Sequence Chart Generator

Summing up my comments above : Use dependency walker to find all the dll's that are necessary for your software. Use a tool like molebox to package everything in one portable executable. Final step: ...
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Free file storage, working as Git/GitHub, Windows, portable

You can try MEGA: 50GB free Can synchronize files through MEGAsync (you can copy the MEGAsync from %appdata% to your USB-stick) You can share files
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Portable convert excel to mysql

DISCLAIMER: I WORK AT SQLIZER.IO Try https://sqlizer.io (I work here) which converts Excel (xls and xlsx) files to SQL databases. It's free for small databases (under 5000 rows) then costs $15. You ...
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Cheap and portable text expander for Windows

I doubt you'll find a piece of software that cheap, given the number of requirements you have. I am the author of PhraseExpander but our pricing starts at $59 given the features and quality we offer ...
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HTML, CSS, PHP Portable Editor

CodeLobster portable is a "Free portable IDE for PHP/HTML/CSS/JavaScript development". I used it for years anbd was very happy with it, before moving on to JetBrains products, which are not always ...
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On-the-fly encryption solution for external drive

Western Digital Passport external USB drives use hardware encryption, no need to use software. Here's a 3TB one from Amazon for $120usd. But beware, if the drive breaks you won't be able to get the ...
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PDF editor that can arrange pages visually (on a page-thumbnail grid...)

NAPS2 is a free, open source Windows application (with experimental Linux support in beta), available in both installer and portable forms. I believe it does everything you want it to. While it was ...
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Tool to launch non-portable software from external hard disk

VMWare Thinapp (formerly Thinstall) enables you to create your own portable applications, using a virtual registry. I used it several years ago to package an Office 2007 installation, and it worked ...
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Tool to launch non-portable software from external hard disk

I found Enigma Virtual Box Free, Lightweight, perfect. EDIT : Enigma Virtual Box has many downsides. I found Cameyo Packager what is more stable and have less antivirus false alerts. Unlike Enigma ...
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Portable, free, cross-platform, GUI-based prose-friendly plain-text diff and merge tool?

PrettyDiff is CC0 licensed - "Pretty Diff project, as of version 2.1.17 and all following versions unless otherwise changed, is licensed with a Creative Commons 1.0 Universal license (CC0)." ...
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Portable, free, cross-platform, GUI-based prose-friendly plain-text diff and merge tool?

I use Diffuse. From the "About" page: Diffuse is a small and simple text merge tool written in Python. Diffuse should run on any POSIX operating system, including Mac OS X, with the ...
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Share clipboard across multiple Win10 PCs

Ditto Clipboard Manager seems to be able to do what you want except the portable part. For the portable app you will have to look at PortableApps.com Easy to use interface Search and paste previous ...
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OS agnostic solution for encrypting USB flash drives?

Veracrypt has clients for Windows, Linux, and macos, I'm pretty sure it can run as a "portable" app in most of them. And it's FOSS, so even if "the software manufacturer could stop supporting it at ...
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Portable ssh/sftp/scp server for Windows

You may want to take a look at Syncplify.me MicroServer!. It fits all requirements in your description. Disclaimer: I am one of the developers of this software.
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Portable ssh/sftp/scp server for Windows

Try Rebex Tiny SFTP Server. Just unzip it and run. It's free even for commercial purposes. You can configure it a bit, but it's not needed if you don't want to.
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What are some IDE options with GUI builder to make a portable GUI applications?

I have not used this particular combination of tools for your particular purpose, but I will mention this possibility without exactly recommending it… JavaFX JavaFX is a popular GUI toolkit for the ...
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What is a good portable for screenshot or capture?

My suggestion for you would be ShareX. It is free and open-source. It has both Screenshot and Screen Capture capabilities (which is rare to see in one application). Is available as a portable ...
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On-the-fly encryption solution for external drive

You could look at SecurePro from Verbatim, which enables on-drive encryption and launches a flash-based browser window on the target OS for the password, therefore making additional software ...
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