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How can I control my TV from my computer?

You can do this a little easier (missing out the hardware building) by using something like a RedRat USB Ir blaster (http://www.redrat.co.uk/products/). They also do network attached versions that you ...
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How can I control my TV from my computer?

It depends on you skills and what exactly do you want to achieve. First of all it's wondering if you want a UI or a terminal-like script. If you want a UI, and know Python, I'd go with QT or TK to ...
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How to enable WebSockets on Mosquitto running on Windows?

A few things: The mosquittto_pub and mosquitto_sub commands do not support WebSockets at all. When you run mosquitto from the command line you have to explicitly point to the config file with the -c ...
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How to start Mosquitto broker service on Windows 7 from command prompt?

I finally succeeded in finding the correct command on this site. It is: net start mosquitto It can be run from any directory. If you receive the following error: D:\..\MQTT\mosquitto>net start ...
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How to enable detailed logging of Mosquitto broker on Windows 7?

This is what I do. Following script saved as timestampLog.vbs: Dim str Do While Not WScript.StdIn.AtEndOfStream str = WScript.StdIn.ReadLine WScript.StdErr.WriteLine "[" & now & "]" & ...
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How to turn on Xbox One from Windows 10 PC using Cortana?

Wake-on-LAN is relatively new for the Xbox One. This feature was released with the August update. Luckily, you don't have to script yourself a solution. Others have already done the work for you: ...
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How to enable detailed logging of Mosquitto broker on Windows 7?

The answer of this question: How to enable WebSockets on Mosquitto running on Windows? actually answered this question as well. As it turned out the Mosquitto's config file has to be added explicitly ...
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How can I control my TV from my computer?

There are generally 2 ways to control TVs: IR RS-232 Newer TVs might have Ethernet or Wi-Fi connections available, and also some level of support for CEC. You might be able to control them over the ...
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How to enable WebSockets on Mosquitto running on Windows?

As @hardlib said, you have to compile mosquitto from sources. It took some trial and error for us to get it working on windows, so here some summary in case it helps somebody. Please don't hesitate to ...
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How to modify Mosquitto's Windows Firewall Inbound Rule to only allow connections from specific IP addresses?

Could you make custom rule by typing the ports (1883 and 8883) and allowing separately with different rules both UDP and TCP on these ports. See: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc947814(...
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How to enable detailed logging of Mosquitto broker on Windows 7?

log payload If you want to log the PUBLISH message payload, here I add custome log in mosquitto v1.5.3 souce: Source on Git Hub. //only show ASCII payload, binary data maybe broke the terminal. ...
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How to turn on Xbox One from Windows 10 PC using Cortana?

Without Cortana By using the Xbox button on your controller if your controller is paired to your Xbox One. By using the official Windows 10 Microsoft Xbox app. To make this work, you have to connect ...
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How to turn on Xbox One from Windows 10 PC using Cortana?

For reference here is some C# Universal Windows Platform (UWP) code that I wrote to wake up an Xbox One: public static async Task XboxWake(IPAddress ipAddress, string liveId, int retries = 5) { ...
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How to enable WebSockets on Mosquitto running on Windows?

Starting from 1.5.1 the windows package support websocket, see changelog https://mosquitto.org/blog/ You have just to edit mosquitto.conf file, specify to use the websocket protocol by adding "...
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How to enable detailed logging of Mosquitto broker on Windows 7?

I found this a while back but I'm unable to attribute to the original author. Works great for existing logs, but can't 'tail -f' with this solution: sudo cat /var/log/mosquitto/mosquitto.log | grep -...
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How to enable WebSockets on Mosquitto running on Windows?

I found a compiled version of Mosquitto with WebSockets built for Windows on GitHub which may be of use if you don't want to build the code yourself. While it is documented in Korean, it also ...
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How to turn on Xbox One from Windows 10 PC using Cortana?

I have developed a (paid) app called XBoot One that you can use it to turn on your Xbox remotely both in Android and Windows. It's not integrated with Cortana yet but it will be in future releases. ...
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Is it possible to connect a PN532 with CP210 to Windows x86/64?

If you want to use it “as a keyboard”, i.e. whenever a card is presented some data from the card is sent to the PC as if it were typed on a keyboard, they I don’t believe you can do that with this ...
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How can I get Windows 10 to recognize my IoT boards?

My first thought was to delete this question in shame. Then I thought that I had better answer it, to help anyone else who makes the same silly mistake in future. To save on manufacturing costs, some ...
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