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My internet is very slow where I am but I have two wifi connections, one in my flat and another one in my other flat below.

I want to combine those when I am working on my laptop.

Is there an easy way to do that?

Thanks but isn't it possible with one of these usb wifi adapters? I was hoping to plug one of these in my laptop and then use a software to channel the multiple connections from Chrome, etc to both of the wifi connections!


Does the right software and hardware exist to use two wifi connections simultaneously?

My laptop will need to dynamically use the two wifi connections for each thread.


Living Room / Is is possible to save media from multiple tabs?
« on: December 22, 2020, 06:43 AM »

I want to save media/videos/streams from several webpages.

Is there a solution that can do that with one click? Instead of having to go through each tab and click to download/extract the media file?

Or can you suggest a workaround? E.g. I was thinking to mass download the page source of all these opened tabs and append them and then run the extension in the resulting mass webpage source or something.


Living Room / How can I extract all the links from all tabs?
« on: December 22, 2020, 06:33 AM »

How can I extract all the links from all tabs?

I can use Chrome or Firefox or other browser but I need the solution to be robust and extract all the links accurately from all opened tabs.

Any idea?


Living Room / Accessing my laptop from anywhere
« on: December 09, 2020, 05:59 AM »

I have several business laptops and I want to be able to access my private laptop from them so that I don't have to carry many laptops.

I am looking for a way to login to a website and be able to access all my files and perform any actions there (e.g. editing and saving files, bookmarking websites, running programs) which will then reflect locally on my personal laptop.

Is this possible? I do not mind having my laptop permanently on but it would be great if it can awake when needed.


Living Room / Reliable notifier with web interface
« on: November 13, 2020, 07:41 AM »

Do you know any reliable notifier with web interface?

I am looking to set notifications of events in a website and these will translate into alarms in my android phone.

Is that possible?


PS: Google Calendar is not very good, for some reason I do not hear any alarms

Living Room / How to fix messed up Google Accounts on an Android phone
« on: September 22, 2020, 03:13 PM »

I have set up two accounts in an android phone and some stuff are stored under one account and some other under the other.

E.g. the Google Pay stuff, the Contacts etc are all stored in one or the other account.

Is there a way to:

1) Move everything to one account
2) Delete everything from the other account



How can I specify specific folders or files and mirror them automatically in the cloud?

Unfortunately not OneDrive or GoogleDrive allow you to specify a local directory and mirror it in the cloud!



That was very useful.

OK so what is the regex to capture the piece of text that starts with space and ends with the end of the line and can contain any character?

I don't understand, the below matches " text1 text2 [email protected]".

Why does it includes spaces in between since it is enclosed in \b?



I want to make an autocomplete box to appear when I start typing on a specific text field.

This text field can be any Windows app or Unix terminal. I need to position the autocomplete box just below the text input box and I need to be able to identify the text input box both by its GUI ID but also by its visual appearance and pixels (because there are some text input boxes in Terminal GUIs that are not separately identifiable with a separate GUI ID.

I also need to specify the autocomplete suggestions/database for different text input boxes.

In other way, I want autocomplete functionality in Windows applications that do not have it.

Is there any robust outofthebox solution for this?


Code: Text [Select]
  1. \b[A-Z0-9._%+-][email protected][A-Z0-9.-]+\.[A-Z]{2,}\b$

Thanks but why the following does not work?
Code: Text [Select]
  1. \b.+?.com\b$


How to identify space + email address at the end of lines with RegEx?


*anything* [email protected]

How can I match these email addresses? The email can have various stuff e.g. dots, underscores etc.



When a webpage loads a stream video, it runs a m3u8 which I believe is a playlist and it runs a file from a link like blob:https://file/1234

Is it possible to get the link of the actual file?

I tried HLS Downloader for Chrome but it seems to actually stream and save the video, instead of downloading it directly.

I want the latter so that I can load many files to download and be able to resume them.


Any idea?

The file is hidden behind a JS apparently.

The only way to record it is to capture the screen but I wonder if there is any better way?

What is the question exactly? I asked if we can download the videos and they said they have disabled that feature.

I cannot give url and account details are they are behind a login page.

What are the best practices to achieve this generally? They may have been tried to panopto as well?

Unfortunately the creator has not enabled the download feature, is there a third party solution?

Any hint?

The videos are broken down into small chunks and they are streamed one after the other.

Is there a way to capture/save these videos?


Living Room / How can I find the link of an embedded video file?
« on: January 05, 2020, 03:27 PM »

I want to download videos from the Panopto platform, how can I get the direct link to the file?


Living Room / What are .rsf macros?
« on: November 26, 2019, 08:46 AM »

I saw a macro with the extension .rsf, which application is this really?


Living Room / Notepad++ strange behaviour
« on: November 26, 2019, 03:57 AM »

I have three tabs open in Notepad++ and when I type some text in the second or third tab, it spontaneously activates the first tab!

Is this a shortcut or bug or something?


Living Room / Strange Outlook Ribbon display
« on: November 23, 2019, 06:02 AM »

I usually add another group of commands in the Home tab ribbon but this time it displays it as one button that I will need to click on in order to reveal the commands.

Can you tell me please how to fix this?



Living Room / QuickTime messed up everything
« on: November 20, 2019, 11:16 AM »

I made the mistake to download a video cutter software and it required Quicktime. In the middle of the extremely lengthy install, I cancelled it.

Now, when I click on a map link in Firefox, Mac Maps come up instead of the regular Google.

Any idea?

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