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Forum: General XP issues or comments March 21st 20, 12:54 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.freeware,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 53
Views: 163
Posted By nospam
Do any Windows freeware apps habitually access the private contents of the clipboard upon mere invocation of the app?

In article , Mayayana
wrote:


| So you know of a means to get to a command line on a MAC?

They have something called AppleScript....
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 21st 20, 11:18 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.freeware,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 53
Views: 163
Posted By nospam
Do any Windows freeware apps habitually access the private contents of the clipboard upon mere invocation of the app?

In article , pyotr
filipivich wrote:


Everything on a Mac is either effortless
or can't be done. It's locked down,...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 20th 20, 05:51 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.freeware,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 53
Views: 163
Posted By nospam
Do any Windows freeware apps habitually access the private contents of the clipboard upon mere invocation of the app?

In article , Mayayana
wrote:

Everything on a Mac is either effortless
or can't be done. It's locked down, top-shelf, and...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 19th 20, 05:19 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.freeware,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 53
Views: 163
Posted By nospam
Do any Windows freeware apps habitually access the private contents of the clipboard upon mere invocation of the app?

In article , pyotr
filipivich wrote:

I am of the opinion that a lot of interface issues with Windows
are because the people...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 18th 20, 03:47 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.freeware,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 53
Views: 163
Posted By nospam
Do any Windows freeware apps habitually access the private contents of the clipboard upon mere invocation of the app?

In article , Arlen Holder
wrote:

1. The original reason for asking was that it was proven that scores of
iOS apps currently do...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 24th 20, 02:10 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Worperfect vs Word et alia was Image formats

In article , pyotr
filipivich wrote:

Again, what are you attempting to do? Send a letter? No need to
get out the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 23rd 20, 05:31 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Worperfect vs Word et alia was Image formats

In article , Ken Blake
wrote:


Again, what are you attempting to do? Send a letter? No need to
get out the printing press, a...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 22nd 20, 05:53 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , mechanic
wrote:

One day file extensions will be outdated and machines will
work out how to display the data from...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 22nd 20, 12:44 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , Mayayana
wrote:


|
| ?? Anybody running Windows can open an rtf file. WordPad comes with
| Windows, and it can do it. And...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 21st 20, 07:19 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , Ken Blake
wrote:

Me too. PDF is at least still pretty universally supported. (I know
there are plenty who'll argue with...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 20th 20, 04:39 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , Paul
wrote:

No we don't need extensions in UNIX,
yes we do. change the extension and things break.

for...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 20th 20, 04:21 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , Paul
wrote:

No we don't need extensions in UNIX,

yes we do. change the extension and things break.

for...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 20th 20, 03:25 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , mechanic
wrote:


One day file extensions will be outdated and machines will work out
how to display the data...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 20th 20, 01:12 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , mechanic
wrote:


One day file extensions will be outdated and machines will work out
how to display the data from a file...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 17th 20, 08:42 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Image formats

In article , Andy Burns
wrote:

Don't forget you're comparing two very different things.
JPEG compression is lossy.
PNG and TIFF...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 14th 20, 12:36 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Does the .png image format have a text metadata field?

In article , Mayayana
wrote:

A TIF is basically a zipped BMP.

false.

tiff is normally uncompressed and has little in common with the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 13th 20, 06:38 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Does the .png image format have a text metadata field?

In article , R.Wieser
wrote:


it's actually both, since uncompressed gif avoids patent issues,
although the patents have expired.

...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 13th 20, 04:59 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Does the .png image format have a text metadata field?

In article , R.Wieser
wrote:


GIF, JPG, PNG all
use different methods to compress the data

only jpg and png compress image...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 13th 20, 02:27 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 248
Views: 1,264
Posted By nospam
Does the .png image format have a text metadata field?

In article , Mayayana
wrote:

Each format is entirely different. Embedded metadata is mainly the
invention of...
Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum January 20th 20, 10:11 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 29
Views: 57
Posted By nospam
Chromium-Based Edge Browser Is Now Available

In article , Steve
wrote:

On Mon, 20 Jan 2020 20:57:54 +0000, David wrote:

On 20/01/2020 17:01, Ken Blake wrote:
And I'm...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 5th 20, 08:27 PM Posted to comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.os.linux,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.computer.workshop
Replies: 202
Views: 496
Posted By nospam
Why Linux Sucks - 2020 Version

In article , David
wrote:


You may subscribe to 'alt.computer.workshop' should you so wish.

As moderator of the group, I've not...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 5th 20, 04:21 PM Posted to comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.os.linux,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.computer.workshop
Replies: 202
Views: 496
Posted By nospam
Why Linux Sucks - 2020 Version

In article , flatfish+++
wrote:


That I'm FAR better off with Apple macOS :-D

How so?

"The...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 5th 20, 04:21 PM Posted to comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.os.linux,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.computer.workshop
Replies: 202
Views: 496
Posted By nospam
Why Linux Sucks - 2020 Version

In article , Carlos E.R.
wrote:

There seems to be a division of opinions on all of this.
So, who would be the authority on this...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 5th 20, 04:21 PM Posted to comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.os.linux,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.computer.workshop
Replies: 202
Views: 496
Posted By nospam
Why Linux Sucks - 2020 Version

In article , flatfish+++
wrote:

Probably not, but the Apple watch is not much more expensive than the
other...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 5th 20, 09:29 AM Posted to comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.os.linux,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.computer.workshop
Replies: 202
Views: 496
Posted By nospam
Why Linux Sucks - 2020 Version

In article , Diesel
wrote:

from google i/o a while back:
https://cdn.arstechnica.net/android-dev/android_not_linux.png
...
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