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Is there an AutoHotKey for Ubuntu?

I would like to simulate keyboard combinations.I am able to do this on Windows with AutoHotKey.Is there an equivalent app for Ubuntu?
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3answers
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Wireless speeds using WRT54GL w/ Tomato slow over time until the router is rebooted

I had this same problem with another Linksys router using stock firmware and recently replaced it with a WRT54GL using the latest version of Tomato. The connection runs perfectly when the router is ...
3
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4answers
511 views

Corrupt Boot Sector

My girlfriend recently tried to install some printer drivers, and I guess her computer BSOD'ed. When the computer powers up it says the computer was turned off yada yada, with the options start the ...
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3answers
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Windows x86 physical memory is 24-bit?

I am reading the new book, Windows Internals 5 about memory management (chapter 9 in Physical Address Extension PAE section). It is mentioned "A 32-bit system represents physical addresses internally ...
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3answers
699 views

Ubuntu : blank screen while boooting from Windows XP CD

I have ubuntu installed.This is the output of $sudo fdisk -l /dev/sda**Disk /dev/sda: 160.0 GB, 160041885696 bytes255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 19457 cylindersUnits=cylinders of 16065 * 512=...
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3answers
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Best way to share certain passwords stored in Keepass?

What's the best way to share certain passwords that are stored in a Keepass database? For example, I want to share certain Banking Passwords with a family member, but I don't want to share my work ...
5
votes
4answers
62k views

How do I give a program high priority for memory and processor speed?

I use NaturallySpeaking a lot, and it's a great program, but it's very processor and memory intensive. As long as it's being used, it works fine, but if I tab away to another program for five minutes ...
5
votes
1answer
641 views

Positioning cursor using eye movement

I'm interested in replacing my mouse with a camera and software to automatically place the cursor under point on the screen I'm looking at. Where could I find something like this?
0
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4answers
1k views

Attaining the elusive N-Key Rollover [closed]

Most keyboards only allow you to press a few keys at once. The problem is especially obvious with the arrow keys in videogames, even more so if you have two players on the same keyboard.Wikipedia ...
2
votes
2answers
9k views

How to setup a Remote Desktop access to the Windows Home Server box?

I have Acer easyStore H340, which does not allow full Remote Desktop access out-of-box (only WHS console). Anybody knows the recipe for enabling it? Remote access is the only way to get to the server ...
2
votes
1answer
11k views

MacBook Pro Dual Boot Snow Leopard and Windows 7 [closed]

what are the best guides out there to do this. just got a MBP today (my first mac) and I'm a complete noob with it.
13
votes
3answers
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Recursive download (`wget -r`) equivalent for Firefox?

I have a website, and I want to download all of the pages/links within that website. I want to do a wget -r on this URL.None of the links go "outside" of this specific directory, so I'm not worried ...
2
votes
2answers
280 views

Question about at

I tried to use at to schedule a job running at a specific time. I have a Mac computer. For example, I tried to test this by for the following at in Terminal:at now + 1 minuteecho 'Test at'<EOD&...
5
votes
1answer
239 views

Prevent Initial Add-On Check in Firefox

How do I prevent (or rather disallow) Firefox to check for newer versions of add-ons and themes and plug-ins before it starts up.Since I am on a proxy connection, I get a dozen proxy password boxes ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

QuickTime X incorrect aspect ratio for H.264 video

I'm running Snow Leopard and have a serious issue with QuickTime X. I have a Samsung HMX-H100N/XAA camcorder that records H.264 video in either 720p or 1080i. In either of these resolutions, QuickTime ...

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