App Timer

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I created this little app in Python as a sleep timer for TV, but it is able to turn off any given program, and optionally turn off the monitor, after a specified amount of time. Source tested on Python 2.6+ and wxPython 2.8 in Ubuntu and Vista/7.

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  • Select any program you wish to let App_Timer close.
  • Select as many programs as you wish.
  • Optionally turn off the monitor when the program closes.
  • Saves a list of previously selected programs, as well as your sleep and time preference for each.
  • A compiled Windows executable (* is included for Windows users without Python.
  • Command Line options available.

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