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Importing Outlook Contacts to Em Client

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 14:53:38 +0000

I recently tried importing Outlook contacts to Em Client and the Em-recommended method is to export Outlook contacts to CSV, then import the CSV to Em.  This failed to import them all several times. Better work-around: If you import the Outlook CSV to Gmail’s Contacts, and connect Em to your Gmail account via MAPI, the contacts … Continue reading Importing Outlook Contacts to Em Client

On Cord-Cutting

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:15:24 +0000

Oh, Comcast.  I hate your must-take channel package.  I hate your “no high-speed internet without the must-take channel package” package. But now I have internet through a new 50mbps fiber offering from D & P Communications, that costs less than half your package rate, and Amazon’s FireTV instead of your stupid (doesn’t even include HD … Continue reading On Cord-Cutting

Patriotic Things

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:19:07 +0000

I put these on Facebook once and as they age they get harder to find. Re-posting them here. “God who gave us life gave us liberty. And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure when we have removed their only firm basis, a conviction in the minds of the people that these liberties … Continue reading Patriotic Things

AutoHotKey SQL Formatting Help

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:45:01 +0000

The script I posted back in (holy crap) 2012 has gotten several updates, and when I made the latest today, I decided to repost it, in case I need the updated version again later. It binds to Win+, and when invoked presents these options for manipulating whatever text is currently in the clipboard: 1: Sort/De-Dupe … Continue reading AutoHotKey SQL Formatting Help

Needed: Automatic screenshots on window changes

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:39:53 +0000

I can’t find windows software anywhere that will attach to a window/process, and automatically take a screenshot of that window (or child windows) every x seconds or whenever a change is detected. If the attached-to app is running and a progress bar in it updates, or a confirmation popup appears, or the text in that … Continue reading Needed: Automatic screenshots on window changes

Words at the Center of a Horizontal Line

Wed, 07 May 2014 17:59:30 +0000

Neat CSS trick I hammered out today when I needed to create an “Or” between two sections of a web page: Bla bla bla Or bleh bleh bleh Minimal markup, works in IE8 (ugh, work), Chrome & Firefox. Code…