Category: Software

These relate to any software or scripts I develop.

Monitorr

I recently set up a little web app called Monitorr on my server. It sits in my webserver directories, and gives me a quick glance at what services are online and offline (of the ones I’ve told it to monitor). It’s an Open-Source project, that I came across on Github. Setup was ridiculously easy. You …

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Save the Spotlight – Windows Store App

Previously I posted ways to save images from Windows Spotlight manually, and via Windows PowerShell. I also started development of a Windows Store App to make it even easier. Unfortunately, after getting about halfway through development, a solution was uploaded by the name of SpotBright.

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Save The Spotlight – PowerShell

Previously I posted a way to save images from Windows Spotlight manually – but who wants that hassle? So, to save you time, I’ve scripted this with PowerShell. This script is likely to evolve over time, as Microsoft are likely to change how the software works. Perhaps one day they’ll give us the save button …

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Save the Spotlight – Manually

So, you liked that image on your lock screen? That came from a system called Windows Spotlight, which doesn’t let you save the images at the time of writing this post. For those who would like to save these pictures, read on.

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