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415 Stories by Xu Cui

Oracle VirtualBox, Failed to open a session

I like to play with computers. So Oracle’s VirtualBox is handy to install different operating systems (Linux, Windows, Mac etc) and try them. But...
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FileMarker, colorize a file on Windows 10

In Mac, you can colorize a folder or file. This is particular useful if you have many files and want to mark important ones...
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TreeSize, find out which folders use most space

When I need to free some spaces on my computer, I need to know which folder(s) take most space so I can prioritize removing...
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Create a GIF animation image for free

I need to create a banner ad for Stork’s advanced feature (NIH grant database English/Chinese bilingual version). I wish the ad has two images...
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Create CSV file containing UTF-8 characters in PHP and Javascript

If you create a CSV file and the file contains some characters such as ü or ş, then you will find the characters are...
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Upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 for free

Back in August, 2013 I purchased a Dell computer (OptiPlex 9010 Minitower) which has been working very well. It has Windows 7 installed. Recently...
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How to backup your emails (GMail)

If you decide to abandon a GMail account (not just personal GMail, GSuite included), you might want to save a record of the past...
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My blog has a new look

I started blogging in about 2008. At that time I just started to develop my first startup product, a cloud reference manager for researchers...
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List of grants awarded to fNIRS research by NIH in the past 10 years

Below is a list of NIH grants in the field of fNIRS in the past 10 years. The list is compiled by Peng Zheng...
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nirs2img, create an image file from NIRS data

I was asked where to get nirs2img script. Here it is. The download link is at the bottom of this article. nirs2img is to...
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