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QuickTextPaste v3.36 Updated

billon on 21 Mar 2017
  • 116KB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 20 Mar 2017
  • Suggested by Checker

QuickTextPaste allows you to insert (paste) quickly pre-defined text in any applications via keyboard shortcut. It can also run commands and programs via keyboard shortcuts to save time and avoid spelling errors.

Category:
System Requirements: Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch QuickTextPaste.exe.
What's new?
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hamasaki on 2013-05-12 19:08

Works ok, but Typer Task is much better imo.

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Caffeine v1.63 Updated

billon on 20 Feb 2017

Caffeine prevents an automatic screensaver or going into standby/sleep/hibernate, useful for presentations or playing video. It works by simulating a keypress once every 59 seconds, so your PC thinks you're still working at the keyboard. Double-clicking the program icon "empties" the coffee pot and temporarily disables the program, while doing this a second time re-enables it.

Other command-line arguments for more functions are present on the web site.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: None
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch caffeine.exe.
What's new?
  • Icons updated slightly to show up better on a white background.
Latest comments
triode on 2014-05-01 14:52

@Napiophelios: Likely won't work for WoW or any other network game produced after about 1999, because they look for game activity (positions and actions and other more clever things) for determining idle players, which has nothing to do with your computer sleeping or screensaving. Pressing F15 (which is what I assume this program does once per 59 seconds) has nothing to do with gameplay so it won't reset any idle timer on the server side.

smaragdus on 2016-02-07 11:57

Caffeine 1.61 has been released, changes in the latest version:
v1.61 - 10th October 15
Fixed bug with app not going active/inactive correctly when a timed period elapsed

Checker on 2016-02-07 21:14

@smaragdus: Thanks ... and updated ;)

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GetWindowText v2.82

billon on 21 Dec 2016
  • 48KB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 20 Dec 2016
  • Suggested by lautrepay

GetWindowText lets you grab text from static system messages via drag-and-drop. The program lets you work with most windows containing text including Edit, Static, Groupbox - Controls, etc.

Category:
System Requirements: Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch GetWindowText.exe.
Similar/alternative apps: SysExporter, Textify
What's new?
  • Small bug fix for Windows 10, update of the language files.
  • Customize and prepare for further improvements.
Latest comments
smaragdus on 2014-08-28 22:13

GetWindowText 2.57 released.

Checker on 2014-08-28 22:26

@ smaragdus: Thanks ... and updated ;)

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Textify v1.5

webfork on 27 Nov 2016
  • 233KB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 26 Nov 2016
  • Suggested by I am Baas

Textify lets users copy text from such normally static dialog boxes, system messages, program tabs, and more. Ideal for quickly taking down diagnostic/error messages in system testing, the program lets you grab part or all of the needed text.

The program also grabs the "alt" text and URL of web images.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract:
  1. Download the installer and launch
  2. From the Select type of the install drop-down menu, select Portable and click Next
  3. Select a folder and click Install
  4. Launch Textify.exe
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  1. Download the installer and extract Textify.exe and Textify.ini to a folder of your choice
  2. Launch Textify.exe
Similar/alternative apps: SysExporter
What's new?
  • Automatic text copy. You can enable it by setting auto_copy_selection=1 in the ini file of Textify.
  • Change text selection by using the Tab key.
Latest comments
__philippe on 2016-06-03 10:45

Textify works fine under good ole Win XP as well...;-)

see: http://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=81492#p81492

webfork on 2016-07-24 16:22

Outstanding program for pulling bits of text out of menu items that resist other tools. I use it at least once every few days for writing HOWTOs or bug reports.

MIKLO on 2016-08-23 14:22

Very nice and quite useful thanks for your work.
MIKLO

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Pulover's Macro Creator v5.0.5

Ennovy on 7 Aug 2016
  • 16MB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 7 Aug 2016
  • Suggested by webfork

Pulover's Macro Creator is an automation tool and script generator that provides users with a variety of functions, as well as a built-in activity recorder. You can not only add keystrokes and mouse actions to your scripts, but also manage windows, controls, files, strings, search images/pixels and even create if/else statements to control the flow of your macros. The program helps both with simple, repetitive tasks as well as complex automation efforts.

It is developed using the AutoHotkey language. Tutorial videos are available. You can donate to the author to help further project development.

Category:
System Requirements: Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Path portability: Requires manual entry of relative path (eg. ..\..\personal\work.doc)
License: GPL v3
How to extract:
  1. Download the portable ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice
  2. Open x86 or x64 folder according to your OS architecture
  3. Launch MacroCreator.exe
Similar/alternative apps: AutoHotkey, Mouse Recorder Premium, LSMacro
What's new?
  • Fixed bug in expressions when assigning a variable to a ternary operation.
Latest comments
Ennovy on 2016-08-04 13:16

On the homepage the link to the portable version downloads version 5.0.3
Direct download link to version 5.0.4 is: https://github.com/Pulover/PuloversMacroCreator/releases/download/v5.0.4/PuloversMacroCreator-Portable.zip

webfork on 2016-08-04 21:51

@Ennovoy: confirmed, updated

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