Process Closer

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Process Closer

#1 Post by smaragdus » Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:29 pm

Process Closer a very simple but efficient program by the developer of PingHurry and Text Compare. I use it daily and I suppose others may find it useful too.

About Process Closer:
Process Closer is an application which let you end processes by just a drag and point of your mouse cursor on the window of your choice. It also notifies you when not responding processes are detected, which you can end directly after detection. The application runs in the system tray of your desktop and all features can be accessed very quickly. This application is primarily focused on the power user to make your job easier.

Scope of this utility:
– Ending processes faster, easier by just a mouse cursor.
– Made for the power user.
Process Closer features:
Drag and point system to close windows/applications of your choice. Autostart optional.
Process kill option. Custom hotkeys can be set.
Process kill and child processes option. Free utility.
Process kill of all processes with the same name option. Keyboard hotkey can be enabled.
Process close option to exit applications in a standard way. Portable version included.
Notifying about not responding processes. Detection time interval can be customized. End not responding processes after detection. System tray application.
Messagebox with option to close a single process or multiple processes with same name. (New)
Timed messagebox with automatic close function. (New)
Process Closer links:
http://www.adminscope.com/downloads/process-closer/ - Process Closer home page
http://www.adminscope.com/downloads/ - software page
http://www.adminscope.com/ - publisher
http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/Sys ... oser.shtml - Process Closer at Softpedia

Process Closer screen-shots:
-1- Process Closer drag & kill box:
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-2- Process Closer settings:
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Process Closer - 2015-12-05 - 002.png (11.32 KiB) Viewed 1671 times
-3- Process Closer help:
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Process Closer portable:
Download ProcessCloser.zip archive, extract it, inside it there is a Portable folder which contains the portable version of Process Closer- just run ProcessCloser.exe, the settings are stored in Settings.cfi file inside Portable folder. ProcessCloser_1.04.exe can be deleted while Readme.txt can be moved to Portable folder.

Process Closer license:
Process Closer is a closed-source freeware (for both personal and commercial use).

Process Closer notes:
- Process Closer has a very well-written and good-looking help.
- The developer of Process Closer is very helpful and open to suggestions.

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Re: Process Closer

#2 Post by TP109 » Sun Dec 06, 2015 4:32 pm

Looks good. Gonna try it. Thanks for the writeup.

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Re: Process Closer

#3 Post by webfork » Fri Dec 11, 2015 11:30 pm

Steps
  1. Download the zip file and unzip to temporary folder
  2. Move the contents of Portable to a folder of your choice
  3. Launch ProcessCloser.exe
  4. Program is inside system tray
Portable: Yes, saves settings to Settings.cfi (a simple text file) [as smaragdus indicated]

Note that this program's default hot key is CTRL+SHIFT+C, which will interfere with many different clipboard managers here on the site. This can easily be changed.

Edit: in testing, it works pretty well and helps close down multiple programs quickly and easily.

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