Forum discussion tagged with Macros.
  1. TKU

    Question Logitech G502 - How to set macro to hold key?

    So I recently got the Logitech G502 Hero, and installed the G HUB software to go with it, and set some macros for a game (Rainbow Six Siege.) But as I played the game, I found out that the macros that I have set to the mouse act as if you are just tapping the key, and I want it to hold the key...
  2. T

    Solved! Trouble Uninstalling Razer Synapse

    Hi guys, I own a Razer Blackwidow Chroma that is 2-3 years old and recently Razer Synapse has been playing up in that I cannot reprogram any keys or more importantly the macros. So I've resorted to the old uninstall - reinstall fallback but when I try to remove the programs via the windows...
  3. camarillodelrio

    Help, icue won’t stop repeating macro.

    Earlier today, I was trying to set up a macro for my PC. I was trying to make a macro to use for voice chat as I have push to talk on. I made it press N, but it wouldn’t work so I deleted “release key N” on the record macros section and it worked, but since then it won’t stop pasting the letter...
  4. O

    Solved! A7III or A7RIII for wildlife & macro photography

    Beginner here, been saving up for my first full frame and am deciding between the A7III and A7RIII. I plan to shoot wildlife (BIF, small & large animals) and macro (insects & flowers). Here's why I am stuck on deciding. The A7III has more autofocus points so that leads me to believe it'd...
  5. C

    Need help with a macro -.-

    Hi guys, I'm a complete noob with computer stuff and I've tried a few free programs and couldn't find anything to work right. What I'd like is a macro that make right mouse spam when i hold it down, so i can just hold my finger on it, and it spams until i take my finger off, can anyone help me...
  6. D

    Unwanted macro/script running during a game. Can't find the source

    I have noticed over the course of the past few months that if I pressed a certain combination of keys while playing the game Guild Wars, my email, [tab], and password are automatically typed. This happens only when I am in that game while pressing Ctrl+Alt+A. I tried replicating this in notepad...
  7. M

    Macro multi key?

    Can I create a macro where if I click a button on my mouse the first time it does the wheel up function and if I press it again it does the wheel down function. So it’s a slot Switch Macro without a Delay(manually switching) or 1 Button with 2 Cycle functions. Please help
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    Reflex/Hybrid and hiking (macro, landscape) - Panasonic?

    Hi folks, I own a bridge FZ200 but i'm far to best satisfied by the image quality. I'm looking for a reflex camera but most of the photo I take are in hiking. What I like is: Macro Landscape A camera that can have some collision with rocks when I have to climb. If it is weather sealed, it...
  9. Wayfall

    Different ways of doing macro

    Hi I have a Canon 450D. I am a happy user of my 50mm 1.8 STM and Sigma 105mm Macro lens. My question is this: Which is better? A actual physical 1:1 macro lens, a lens attached to extension tubes or a closeup filter. I presume their are other ways I haven't heard of yet as well. What's your...
  10. M

    Lumix DMC-LX7 and am having trouble with the auto focus on macro.

    I have selected AFMacro on the side of the lens. Objects can not be brought into focus in macro - this used to work really well. Any suggestions?
  11. Wayfall

    Buying a new DSLR

    Hi I'm currently using a Canon 450D with a Canon 50mm 1.8 STM, 18-55mm 3.5-5.6 kit non-IS and a Sigma 105mm macro lens. I'm looking for a camera that has a sensor than will allow high ISO up to around 3200-6400 so i can get higher shutter speeds when using a tighter aperture such as F8-11. I...
  12. S

    Mobile CPU suited for Excel work (macros)

    I need to buy a laptop for somebody who needs it for Microsoft Excel work with macros (formulas, calculations), in economic/financial sector. He is just starting to work, so he is probably not doing very advanced stuff, but in the future he probably will. I don't work in Excel, so I am not...
  13. Wayfall

    Thinking of maybe getting a better DSLR

    Hi I currently have a Canon 450D with a Canon 50mm lens and Sigma 105mm Macro Lens. You can see my favourite pictures and other ones here: I was just wondering if there was a better Canon DSLR i could get in the future that would enable me to take more...
  14. C

    Google Chrome / script / macro question

    Hey all! So this might not even be possible, I've just been wondering about it and if I can do it it'd save me a ton of time at work. So I work in a courthouse and every morning one of the first things I have to do is look up a series of case numbers on a webpage in Chrome to check for certain...
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    Nikon D5100 Step Up and Step Down Rings

    Hi Guys I have a Nikon D5100 and a 18-55mm Kit lens with 52mm filter thread and a 70-300mm Di LD Macro 1:2 with 62mm filter thread. If I buy a few lens filters with 52mm thread size like a CPL UV Macro +1,+2,+4,+10 filters and get a step down ring on my Tamron to reduce its filter thread from...
  16. P

    Looking for a camera for beginner.

    Hi so I am a beginner, and I want to buy a camera a good camera that would last with me for at least 5 years and I am willing to pay on the body alone $800 I don't mind if its from cannon or Nikon. I will be using the camera to take macro shots and wide panoramic time lapses. Also I want to get...
  17. D

    any programs i can use for macros??

    i have a Corsair K95 keyboard with 18 macro keys. i dont really like corsairs program for the macros. the program seems buggy to me and forgets my macros sometimes Is there other programs i could use to assign those macro keys? thank you
  18. HudsonGTV

    Can a Microsoft Word Document File Run Macro Viruses on iOS 9.3.5?

    Is it possible for a Word document to install viruses on a non-jail broken iPhone and have full access to all files (without those pop-ups asking for permission to photos, etc of course)? Just wondering in case I open a word document from an email.
  19. P

    Create dynamic Long Dropdown List

    Let me Tell all First this is a Repost Hie, So basically i am creating a form which is more or less like a invoice. There are 4 types of choices from which the user will select, by each selection would give me an another list to choose and so on untill it reaches the last one which is the price...
  20. O

    How can I make macro in Keyboard ?

    Hi guys , it's one question about gaming. In make game you have to press like dozens of times in a row one key . So I was think if possible to make one Macro like in my mouse Logiteh 602 , that I need just to keep pressing it , and he's automatically pressing that key ( for example every 20ms...
  21. S

    Macro to swap display resolution and audio device

    So I've recently completed a simple hardware project. I ran an HDMI cable, USB extension cable and a 3.5 mm cable from my desktop through one wall to my bedroom to play games and watch videos in bed. The setup went exactly as expected, everything works as intended. I would like to make a macro...
  22. M

    Macros available on mirrorless cameras?

    Can mirrorless cameras shoot macros? Specifically, Sony's alpha 6000?
  23. D

    Quality camcorder for under $1000

    Hello, I'm looking for a good quality camcorder for under $1000. It will be used for general outdoor and indoor filming, as well as making macro videos of little objects such as insects. I'm currently using a JVC GR-D270...
  24. A

    I am looking to buy a macro ring or Speedlite flash, which one do I get?

    I am using a Canon 80D with an 100mm EF macro lens with 1:1, it's thread size is 58mm. I am looking to take better macro shots with more realistic lighting and to be able to take pictures in darker situations but I also like portrait photography so I am unsure which one to get, I would like some...
  25. Z

    how do i copy the exact data???

    this button help to copy all the data from table 1 to another sheet which i name it to table 2. however when i delete the some rows from the table 1 and then click the button to copy it to table 2, it does copy the updated version but the some data still in the table 2. (I'm not sure you guys...
  26. J

    Looking for a good tripod for my dslr

    I'm looking for a good tripod for my DSLR that does great pans and tracking shots. My budget is 70 dollars and under. Thanks!
  27. C

    Excel to copy matching cell row from tabs to a summary tab

    Hello guys, I have a workbook and I need to find the NO values on ROW G (Row 7) and then copy the line that NO belongs to a new sheet (TAB) called summary, in my case it is listed as sheet 18. I need to search on all sheets though from Sheet 1 to Sheet 17 in their G Rows for NO's. I have a...
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    how large is the magnification of 50 2.5 macro than 50 1.8?

    hello I'm just curious with macro lenses since I haven't had one. situation: I am deciding which will I buy. 50mm f1.2 or 50mm 2.5 macro. I have a Japanese customer and he wants me to take pictures of different insects. but I want to know if I can still use this after this project. questions...
  29. L

    A simple macro recorder for XP?

    Hi! I work at a truck stop with a crappy old computer. It requires a lot of pointless tapping on the screen to print out a ticket for my customers. I was wondering if there was a macro recorder available for this OS. I've dealt with simple ones on Vista-8.1, but not on XP. Specs are Windows XP...
  30. A

    Hi,I am a newbie with macros, and would like some expert advice. I have a project every 6 months. We have a master spread

    Here is the macro that I am using. Here is the macro I am using. When it comes to the Outlook message, not all of it appears in the email. Sub Send_Email_Current_Workbook() Dim OutApp As Object Dim OutMail As Object Set OutApp = CreateObject("Outlook.Application") OutApp.Session.Logon Set...
  31. L

    Powershot A460 problem

    Hello, I have a Canon Powershot A460 from a few years ago. The problem is when I take a picture from distance, further than macro range, the pictures get yellow and a bit blurred: I checked it's not from the settings, I double checked them. What could be the problem?
  32. W

    Macros or shortcuts attached to RIGHT ALT

    I am using macros software and recorded phrases on PhraseExpress. I would like to assign key combinations specifically to RIGHT ALT (because I never use it). But I can't assign specifically to right alt, I can only assign to ALT in general. Any ideas? Thanks
  33. L

    Right... So I need to press 96 places on my desktop within 10 seconds

    Any ideas on how to do this? The current macro program that i have been trying to use is Jitbit macro recorder, and that for damn sure isn't fast enough to do that even with 0 delay inserted in the program...
  34. J

    macros for winamp on startup?

    is there a macro I can attach to winamp exe so not just the player starts with one button, but it also loads the playlist of choice and starts playing it. Soo....when I start my computer, while it's booting I can go feed my cockatoo and by itself on startup, the computer will start winamp with...
  35. R

    Macro Creater for keyboard without macro keys

    I am in need of a Macro Maker for my new keyboard, it doesn't have any macro keys but it has some unused keys that i'd like to use for macros
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    best auto focus camera for wildlife and macro?

    I've been doing quite well with the old canon power shot I had -- but I think I'm ready to step up in terms of image quality for enlargements. But I want auto focus just for speed and what I'm used to now. I also would LOVE a camera that would also record my interviews (up to 3 hours at a...
  37. K

    Window key lock/disable/toggle

    I just got a Asus G751JY and running windows 8.1. I know some keyboards have a key that you press that can toggle the windows key on and off. I would think a gaming laptop would have something like that. Is there any key on my laptop that will disable the windows key? If not, is there a way to...
  38. E

    Can't click on ActiveX control in Excel 2010

    I have a .xlsm file that has ActiveX control button with a module macro assigned to it. Problem is I can't click the ActiveX button from my Excel 2010 Standard. I tried to repair and reinstall Excel but that did not fix it. Tried adding a new ActiveX control to the worksheet but got "Cannot...
  39. G

    Best and cheapest Macro Tube/Lens setup for Canon XTi?

    What is the best and cheapest way to get good macro photos with this camera? I love to take pictures of things like wood grains, insects, plants, etc. up close but I only have the stock lens for this camera. In order to get really good close up photos, would I need 2 macro tubes, 1 tube and...
  40. D

    Moving Macros from Excel 1997 to Excel 2007 on a different PC

    We have a multi-page spreadsheet used for account-keeping at the studio I work in. I had to recently rebuild our reception PC as multiple memory components failed in the motherboard. The rebuild has not problems what so ever, the only problem we have is transferring establishing the extensive...
  41. B

    Looking for program to customize touchpad gestures

    Is there a program that will allow me to customize key macros to certain multi touch gestures on a touchpad? like 4 fingers up would be Control+W to close a program or tab. I haven't bought a touchpad yet so Its OK if such a program are drivers that comes with a certain model of touchpad. I'll...
  42. A

    Which camera lens should I get?

    Hi, i have a Canon Rebel Xs (digital slr camera) and i'm wanting to buy a new lens for it. At the moment i have an 18-55mm IS lens, the image stabilizer is really helping me. I'm deciding whether to get a Canon EF 70-300mm IS USM lens, a Canon EF-S 60mm Macro USM lens, or a Canon EF 100mm Macro...
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    Macro software for Gaming

    Hello, I am a gamer that plays a lot of FPS. And I have a gaming mouse with macro buttons but the company behind it made a terrible micro program. Does anyone know any good macro software, Macrogamer is very good for the job but I don't need the record function. I just need a macro software that...
  44. G

    I need a macro software for this Japanese gaming mouse.

    Hi, While I was overseas I brought a gaming mouse. If you need to see it. It has macro buttons on it but after I installed the software drivers then key binded them, the macros don't work because the game I tried (Gmod) doesn't accept key...
  45. C

    What is the best camera for this purpose? (macro)

    Hi all. I am doing some very fine work that is beyond the optical coherence of my eyes. I want to send live feed to my 2560 x 1600 monitor wherein I want to magnify a ~ 1 cm2 area. I will be manipulating the object while looking at the monitor instead of directly at the object. What is the best...
  46. viveknayyar007

    Create New MS Word Macro to Format Document

    MS Word, as a text editor has incorporated many useful features to make users’ experience extremely convenient. One useful feature that MS Word has is the Macros. Macros is a small embedded program that record user actions, customizations, and settings and saves them for any further use. This...
  47. M

    Macro Lens help

    Hi, I have recently bought a Canon 7D, and I want to get into Macro Photography. I want a Canon lens, but I'm not sure which lens is best. I want the lens pretty much only for Macro photography Thanks
  48. H

    Quantaray teck -10 90mm 2 8 macro lens

    This lens orignaly came with a magnifer filter where can i purchase one? Thanks, Jerry
  49. J

    Batch file runs, but then gives error can't find file

    Hey all, I have a batch that simply calls a database, fires off a macro then closes... but the next batch file won't run cause there is an error message saying the first couldn't find the file... funny thing is I see it find it, open the file, run the macro and close... but this windows error is...
  50. bakacide

    Macro to Save Multiple Files off an online Database

    I have a question to ask you fine ladies and gents; I am searching for a particular software for someone who needs a macro that will help him save multiple files off of a database. The database is set up somewhat inefficently (no control over this) and he has to save several dozen different...
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    What slr digital camera delivers the crispest,clearest,cleanest photos hands down for macro work ? NO video capture required. TY
  52. T

    My autofocus on Canon 40D doesn't work

    Hi, When I use the auto focus mode it seems to work, but when I change it to any other mode, macro, portrait, it doesn't. Help, please. If unable to help online can you recommend a reliable, reasonable shop that can fix it? Thanks.
  53. S

    Laptop with macro keys

    So I'm looking for a laptop with macro keys much like the G15. I saw one a few months ago made by Sager, yes uses the shell of Clevo and many others that are similar. But after looking today I haven't been able to find ANY laptop with macro keys on it. Any direction would be appreciated.
  54. C

    Camera/Macro lens for high end diamond rings

    I'm looking to photograph high end diamond rings. I was told the best choice would be a DSLR camera with a macro lens. I'm looking for a recommendation. I have $1,500-$2,500 total to spend (but also need a tripod and light box and probably photo editing software within that budget). The...
  55. A

    Sony hx100v Vs DSLR

    Hello, For macro photography with sony hx100v how much shallow depth of field i can get, will it be matchable to DSLR camera's.
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    Am looking for a compact camera that can take good macro images of tiny flowers that at times are no more than 4-5 mm across. Presently i use a Panasonic Lumix FZ 50 that takes good pics of slightly large flowers but seems to give up at 4-5 mm flowers as the relevant data collected is too...
  57. R

    Remove PDF files with specific 2 pages

    Hi Request your help. I have a folder with 100s of pdf files, some of the files have two pages only. I need to find them and move them to different folder. Pls help with a macro or a batch file. Thank you Rajesh
  58. D

    Using macros for computer automation

    Hello. I am quite new in computers. Lately my computer was running slow, and i was told by a friend that i should defragment my disk (i have windows xp pro). I didnt know how to do that, so i looked for online guides. I came across this page -...
  59. D

    Canon fd lens adaptor to use on canon digital

    i need an adaptor to use on my canon 500d. i have an older af lens.70-300 macro. it worked great on canon 35 mm film camera. is there an adaptor i can use so it will function on my digital camera.
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    I have a sony slr-350, i am looking for good lens. what is the diff btw carls zesis, macro ect & which is the best lens.