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Organizing Those Digital Documents

Lets say one has a large number of digitized documents (receipts, invoices, letters, etc.) that have been labeled generically by the capture software (e.g. a camera app on a smartphone). An example file name might look something likes this: “2020-10-10-MGHZTVMXTT.jpg”. Now lets say one wishes to avoid the rather unpleasant task of renaming all of …

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Looking for a Dictionary

I’m looking for an (English) dictionary, but not just any dictionary…This dictionary should: Exclude definitions of basic words (e.g. dog, cat, and, the) Not be exhaustive in its coverage of words (e.g., excessively domain specific words – 21-hydroxyprogesterone, 3,5,3′-triiodothyronine) Provide more descriptive definitions in contrast to limited but more numerous definitions of a single word. …

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For the Hobbyist DIY’er: Simple Ways / Tools to Change Dimensions on Projects

I’ve been wanting to make some stackable wooden crates and have been searching for an option that would be a good fit for me: Needs to be friendly for my child, so I can have him participate using the hammer, drill, etc. Ideally, on the same topic, shouldn’t include too much work that I have …

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Looking for Recommendations on Windows Application Virtualization Software

I’m looking for recommendations on Windows Application Virtualization software. I’ve looked for options over the years but have never found the perfect (or even good enough) solution for my needs. Windows Application Virtualization software means a lot of different things to different people, so lets start by establishing exactly what I’m looking for… Runs Locally …

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