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msgbox asking for user input in specific format

I’m trying to write a quick little macro that asks the user for an input, and then copies this to a specific cell (B14 in Sheet1). Here’s what I’ve got so far: Option Explicit Sub updatesheet() Dim vReply As String vReply = InputBox("Enter period (format: Q4 2010) to update, or...

C# API For Globally Capturing Media Center Remote Special Keys

I’m writing a media application and I want to have it work with a standard Media Center remote. Arrow keys, Next and Enter work fine (and others I’m sure, but that’s what I’m using), but Play and Pause do not work. I’m capturing the other keys with a global hook...

Image transformation from 2D coordinates to Cylindrical Coordinates

I would like to convert a Jpeg image (its coordinates (x,y)) into a Cylindrical coordinates.. Is there a function in opencv that can do this directly? or what functions in opencv can I use to create my own?? I am having confusion between 2d coordinates, 3d coordinates and cylindrical coordinates.....

Painless database schema changes

Saw this: Need a better way to manage database schema changes Anything that can be done for MySQL? Right now, if there’s a schema change, I have to take down prod for a bit, look at the diffs, apply the changes manually, and then run data migration/conversion scripts. Would love...