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Posts Tagged ‘automation

Automate Enabling and Disabling IE Proxy settings

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When I work from home, I connect to the corporate network over the VPN and need to use the corporate proxy server. When I’m not working, I do not need to go through the proxy. Similarly, when I need to connect to my Wireless router at home, I do not need proxy. It was getting cumbersome each time to manually turn on/off these IE settings. So I decided to automate this.

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Written by Mandar Vaze

April 14, 2008 at 5:44 am

Posted in Productivity, Technical

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Automate repetitive tasks using AHK

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I have been a big supporter of automation where possible. I was reading about how “ActiveWords” was the best piece of software, and that is when I became aware of AutoHotKey, or AHK as it is fondly called. I learned more about AHK on LifeHacker
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Written by Mandar Vaze

October 31, 2007 at 8:45 pm

Posted in Productivity, Technical

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