Notepad++ is one of the bests text editor. Since some versions, it is not possible to open the containing folder of a file with a keyboard shortcut. A simple modification in a config file can fix this.
The label of a FAT32 disk (like many USB keys) is limited to 11 upper case characters. It’s not very pretty. But it’s very easy to give it a nicer name without having to format it to a different file system.
It can happen that the option “Whole word” will stay checked even after Visual Studio 2015 is relaunched. A simple registry key modification can fix this problem.
In Microsoft Excel the current selection is not visible focus is on another window, it very boring when working with multiple screens. With a simple Macro we can have a workaround.
InkScape is a very useful tool to create visuals and documents. A boring task with InkScape is the exportation to PNG or PDF. A simple PowerShell script can help quickly export evcey SVG from a directory.
In numerous editors, the shortcut
D duplicates current selection or current line. Visual Studio can’t do that by default.
Thankfully Chris Lajoie developped a plugin to do that :
The default shortcut is
D but with a simple modification in shortcut settings you can use