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Managing your bookmarks with xmarks.

This tool works by cloud-storing your bookmark files and synchronizing them between computers.
I used this tool from at least 7 years.
The tool synchronization allowing for full merges or overwrites from the server or any linked workstation.
Come with addons for Firefox and works well with Chrome,Internet Explorer and Safari.
The next image show you how data bookmarks from server will restore your bookmarks:
xmarks free tutorials

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Using python to make authentication into GMail API.

Is simple to do with python. The script I make is simple without classes.
Let’s start with first steps:
You need to create your project and then one credential with json file.
See the next image to see how is your json file. My json file is renamed to client_secret.json and is used by python script.
python-oauth2
The json file is into same folder with my python script.
After first run the script will make one json file named: gmail-python-quickstart.json.
Is simple way to get and put credentials to solve authentification to google.
Another step is to add GMail API library to your project. This allow you to use the functions from the GMail API.
The python script is very simple to do. Follow the part of this script.
Is need to use some python modules. One reason is to deal with email format, see email python module.
Some python modules are used to make authentication to google: oauth2client and apiclient.
I used argparse python module , but is no need to add arguments to the script.
The result of this script will send a email to: your@yahoo.com.
The email is created by CreateMessage function.
About the special value “me” that come from Google API and is for user.

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LibreOffice 5.1.6 available for download.

The apliccation LibreOffice version 5.1.x is safe for production use by most users and enterprises.
Today come with the new released version 5.1.6:
The Document Foundation (TDF) announces LibreOffice 5.1.6, the sixth minor release of the LibreOffice 5.1 family launched in January 2016, targeted at individual users and enterprise deployments. Users of previous LibreOffice releases should start planning the update to the new version.

You can read more about this here.

 

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Firebug tool – part 001.

This tool help you to see and change online your webpage.
You can download it from firebug tool.
The official site tells us about the most popular and powerful web development tool:

  • Inspect HTML and modify style and layout in real-time
  • Use the most advanced JavaScript debugger available for any browser
  • Accurately analyze network usage and performance
  • Extend Firebug and add features to make Firebug even more powerful
  • Get the information you need to get it done with Firebug.

Today I will show you one simple example about how to use this tool.
The issue is: get the information you need to get it done with Firebug.
First you need to add this extension to your firefox browser.
Open google.com website to test it.
Then press the F12 key to open the firebug window and press Enable button.
Select the Console tab. The window is change with two areas.
One to see the result of output command and one with editbox to write your commands.
Let’s start with some commands:

This command will get infos from browser and websites.

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Windows 10 – replace cmd with powershell.

1. Why PowerShell?
– since Windows 7 we have a new command-line environment in Windows named PowerShell;
– is a much more powerful command-line shell;
– the scripting language is more good than the Command Prompt;
– is more complicated than the traditional Command Prompt;
– uses different commands, known as cmdlets in PowerShell;
– allows you to create your own commands and scripts using the C# programming language;
2. How to replace cmd with powershell.
Right click with the mouse on taskbar from bottom of your Windows screen.
Then select the tab named Navigation and select option with: “Replace the …”. Press then Ok button.
Right click with the mouse on the Start icon and will see the replacement of Command Prompt.
replace_cmd_powershell

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