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by Alex
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:50 am
Forum: Examples
Topic: How to check the availability of the Internet periodically?
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Views: 13292

How to check the availability of the Internet periodically?

If I have to know when the Internet becomes available again after it becomes unavailable, I start the attached task. It pings google.com at regular intervals and, if it succeeds in doing it, displays a message and disables itself.
by Alex
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:45 am
Forum: Examples
Topic: I need to perform actions with a list of files.
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Views: 13642

I need to perform actions with a list of files.

The example shows how to go through image files in a loop and display them in IrfanView one after another. IrfanView is closed once the list is over.
by Alex
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:44 am
Forum: Examples
Topic: How to find out the size of a file?
Replies: 0
Views: 12601

How to find out the size of a file?

It is possible to use the result of another action in all actions in xStarter. The attached example shows how one action retrieves the properties of a file and another action shows them.
by Alex
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:42 am
Forum: Examples
Topic: How to hibernate the computer and wake it up at the specifie
Replies: 0
Views: 13027

How to hibernate the computer and wake it up at the specifie

Please tell me (I cannot figure it out myself) how to configure the task so that it hibernates the computer at 19:00 and wakes it up at 10:00 and all that on weekdays? The task in the attachment hibernates the computer every weekday and wakes it up in 15 hours (it is possible to specify the exact t...
by Alex
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:39 am
Forum: Examples
Topic: How to wake up the computer in a certain time?
Replies: 0
Views: 14300

How to wake up the computer in a certain time?

Windows allows you to specify the time when the computer should wake up from the Hibernation mode, but you can specify it only ONCE at a time due to some peculiarities of interaction with ASPI-compatible motherboards. It is possible to specify the time of waking the computer up in xStarter, but of c...