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Trainstation Contract Helper

This program is for the Trainstation game, where you become a railroad magnate and shift cargo around between various stations.  You have to complete various contracts for different ‘clients’, obtaining rewards in the process.

While playing this game, the contracts became more and more complex – collect 40,000 steel from this person, 20,000 steel from this person, 10,000 wood from someone else, etc.  As you progress, the game allows you to send goods to more than one client at a time, so you have to remember more closely who wants what and when.  After scribbling notes down on pieces of paper, this program was born.

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Trainstation Send Gift Reminder

This program simply reminds you every hour to send gifts.

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