a toggle-open-toggle-closed script

A while ago I wrote an ahk script that toggles open a dictionary text file which is used to improve the pronunciation abilities of a text-to-speech program that I use. The same key combo opens the file for changes, saves the edits and closes the file.

The lingering problem was that often, the script would close down…


What Taskbar

This script suppresses the taskbar in Win7, including the white line that remains when the taskbar is auto-hidden.


SendMode Input
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%
#SingleInstance force
SetNumLockState, AlwaysOn
Process, Priority, , High

Loop {
WinWait, ahk_class Shell_TrayWnd
WinHide ahk_class…


Windows - centering a panel

I came up with an ahk script that puts an end to one of those little annoyances that add up over time. When I open a Windows system-related panel, such as the one for drive properties, the panel will appear, wherever, on-screen. You can't know where Windows will put it when you launch such a thing. More to the point,…