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How To Find Pinterest Unfollowers – Pinterest Unfollow Tool

… list of followers, one way is to use Microsoft Word’s find and replace feature, which does a decent job but is not meant for these kind of operations. Another option is to use an advanced string find/filtering utilities, such as grep, sed, awk, etc… Here is a command I wrote to spit out a plain text list with usernames only:   I couldn’t “convince” WordPress to  allow me to post the command as a text, so I posted it as a picture. Sorry, you have to write down that …

Copy and Backup Utility Review – Robocopy or Xcopy, Which One?

Robocopy or Xcopy Which One to Use? These two command line file copy utilities seem to provide the same functions. However don’t be deceived by the number of options xcopy provides. It is just a as it is a poor relative of the more robust, featured, When to Use Xcopy and When to use Robocopy? If you need advanced features such as backing-up, type of copy and you want 100% reliability of the copy process then Robocopy (robust copy) is your choice. If on the other hand, you don’t have …

Compress files in Windows

… that will compress those folders separately, each folder one zip file: for /D %%d in (*.*) do 7z a -tzip “%%d.zip” “.\%%d\*” To run the command from the command line and not from a batch file the command is slightly different: for /D %d in (*.*) do 7z a -tzip “%d.zip” “.\%d\*” There are other great archiving utilities such as Winzip, Winrar, Pkzip, etc… They are not free, but you can get a trial-ware which in many cases is good enough for …