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Questions tagged [command-line]

An interface for interacting with a computer using typed commands in a text-oriented environment, as opposed to a graphical user interface (GUI).

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how can i send an attachment to an email address using a bat file without using my password ? [on hold]

I want to send an email with an attachment to my own Email using a batch file without using my password is this possible ? i have tried "SendMail" but failed to do so
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Echo a value after a word in a file in Windows bash

I have a config file that contains the following: ~some stuff~ name test type online user me password hello serverip 192.168.20.1 timetolive 500 randomvar 200 ~some more stuff~ I ...
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Is there a tool which allows me to remove all metadata chunks for a WAV file? [on hold]

I'm working with a large number of WAV files, and most of them contain one or more chunks of metadata which I'd like to remove. I don't really need to write new data into them, but I'd like at least ...
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“Invalid parameters” error when copying to another folder

I have tried the following to copy the files in Data to another location but received the error "invalid parameters." What is wrong with my command? C:\xcopy c:\ProgramData\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.7\...
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How to find license key with CMD or powershell without upgrading powershell to version 3.0

I have an issue cause I am trying to deploy a script which lists the major data of PCs, but unfortunately I cannot get license key of anything. All the computers in the company (except IT) use Windows ...
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Spyder crashes as soon as it open, but not if run by administrator [on hold]

I have Spyder 2.3.9 installed, but I tried the following also with Spyder 2.3.0, not with anything newer because any of the Spyder >3 do not launch on my computer -- maybe because I still have ...
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difference between COM port DeviceManager data and mode command in Windows

Why Windows mode command (mode COMX) is showing different data then same COMX has in Windows "DeviceManager", under Ports/Properties. Are these supposed to be in sync? See COM port via command line . ...
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How do I only use keyboard to control my computer for all everyday usages?

I have searched about this but I mainly get articles about broken mouse and temporary use of command line tools or GUI interface through keyboard. I only use Linux OS (Ubuntu and Debian). What I want ...
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grep -i “^(.).*\1$” sowpods.txt > output.txt

I'm using a scrabble words list I downloaded named "sowpods.txt" and I am trying to use grep to find all of words with these criteria. 7 letter word Starts and ends with the same letter Has the same ...
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Extract folder content from 7z archive to specific folder

I have a 7z archive file which, at the "root" level, contains a couple of files and then a directory, which in turn contains both files and folders, like this: - file1.txt - file2.txt - my_dir - ...
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Mapping a command not the same as writing command in vim terminal

I'm trying to use a mapping in my vimrc to execute a command. The command works if I directly type it into the vim terminal, but when I use the same command it stops typing it after the first space. ...
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Whats a good email client for command line bodging? [on hold]

I need 2 features: Ability to send emails from the command line, thru gmail or something free would be preferred. Will run a script/command any time it gets an email, piping the email as plain text ...
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How to create a shortcut of data files that run through another program

I am trying to run a commandline-based emulator and I need to drag an .iso file onto the .exe so the .exe will run the .iso, or I have to open command prompt there and run it with commands. I think ...
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Generate a PDF from the command line and fill up the page with as many copies of an image as possible?

I’ve been searching around a lot for this but wasn’t able to find a solution. How can I generate a PDF with an arbitrary paper format (say A4) and fill its pages with as many copies of an image as ...
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Program not executing in batch script at startup

I'm trying to run HDDScan-3.3 in a batch file at computer startup through "Local Group Policy Editor". I want to change some power management behaviours for an external hdd as silently as possible. I ...

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