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Deleting iCloud Photos icon from Quick Access in Windows 10

Deleting iCloud Photos icon from Quick Access in Windows 10

Recently I had a problem with Explorer on Windows 10. Opening a file browser in This PC would slow it to a crawl. Other folders worked fine, it was just This PC that would never load, ever. After doing everything possible, including reinstalling Windows, it turns out that the iCloud Photos item in the quick Continue reading Deleting iCloud Photos icon from Quick Access in Windows 10

An SRT subtitle offsetter using powershell

An SRT subtitle offsetter using powershell

I get to deal with .srt files a lot at the moment. Not only does everything we produce needs to meet accessibility standards, but the default for social media video is that since it auto-plays without sound you need subtitles burnt-in so that people can watch it without clicking on it. Due to frustration with Continue reading An SRT subtitle offsetter using powershell

A quick snippet for checking image sequences

A quick snippet for checking image sequences

Image sequences, love ’em. All those distributed renders and so on create hundreds of thousands of image files on my media drive, so it’s good to have a quick scrip for checking that a sequence has rendered completely without any gaps. Here’s one in Powershell. It tells you if any files are not in sequence Continue reading A quick snippet for checking image sequences