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Reinstall Windows 7: OEM or Standard?

A friend has asked me to repair his Toshiba laptop after a virus crashed it. I've managed to do a clean re-install using the built in recovery partition, but the newly installed Windows is running ...
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Make a screenshot in mplayer2 and upload it to an image sharing site in one keypress

I have a bash script that uploads screenshots to imgur. I want mplayer to take a screenshot, and then upload it with the bash script, and all that in a single keypress. Is there a way to queue taking ...
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Solving issue of similar user email account

I am using a VPS, CentOs 6.5, PostFix, Dovecot for hosting multiple email from different domains in my server. Which means, 5 different websites host their emails together. ex: info@some-company.com ...
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Is it possible to get a Virtualbox VM always start from same time, if so how?

I am trying to use VB to set up a Windows 7 VM for use in a training course. I want the virtual machine always to start up from the same conditions, in particular: The VM always starts at the same ...
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Bind bash script to keypress

How do I map a keypress on a keyboard to a bash script? For example, when I press the "Esc" key, the script is run. OS: XFCE Spin Fedora 19
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How to repair corrupted PPTX file?

I worked on the presentation, after successful completion of the 4-hour operation and close the file, the presentation was saved as pptx. On the next day when you open a message that the file content ...
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What is this Outlook “Rules” warning actually telling me?

I have an Outlook Rule that looks like this: The text version is: Apply this rule after the message arrives   with Cron in the subject or body and with Cron Daemon in the message ...
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IE11 Metro/Modern showing menu bar

Since the latest couple of upgrades IE11 Metro/Modern version permanently shows the menu bar at the bottom. Usually, clicking inside the page showing would make it disappear downwards, now it remains ...
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Slow hotkey response in GNOME 3.12

I run Arch, and I recently grabbed the 3.12 upgrade for GNOME. I've had F12 bound to terminator for a while, since I often have to summon new terminals. Ever since the upgrade, using a hotkey for a ...
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Open NAT ports on an internal NAT vm

I have a virtual machine which is a NAT/dhcp server, it has installed pfsense https://www.pfsense.org/ . This vm has two network interfaces: one connected to the actual WAN, one to an internal LAN. ...
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Why is Laserjet P2035 driver for Windows 7 failing to install?

I have been trying to install the printer drivers for a Laserjet P2035 on a Windows 7 64 bit system. I am trying to use the website available install packages since I don't have the CD. This is a ...
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application launch with admin rights displays on every virtual desktop with windows 7 or more

I tried on Windows several application to simulate virtual desktop like dexpot or virtuawin. Since I use Windows 7 I face a strange behaviour application launch with admin rights appears on every ...
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Troubleshooting Outlook name cannot be resolved

I have installed Microsoft Outlook 2013 on a VM and the networking was mis-configured so that I could ping the Exchange Server (Exchange Server 2013) but not ping from Exchange to the client. I have ...
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Read the COM1 output of a Hyper-V guest system

I have a guest O/S that writes debug output to the COM1 UART. This port is virtualized by the Hyper-V host. The Hyper-V Server allows only a redirection to a "named pipe". I want to read what the ...
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What's the best RSS server that is Fever API compatible? [on hold]

I'm in a need of a server that can fetch RSS feeds. I know there's a few self-hostable Google Reader replacements out there. What I need is slightly different. It needs to be compatible with the ...
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1answer
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Transfering big sized files between external hard drives and MacBook

I want to know how to transfer big sized file or folder(e.g. 11 GB or 15GB) between external hard drives and Mac. I know there is a file transferring limit and how much GB is allowed to transfer? I ...
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From column to matrix

I have few addresses in a single column. Need to move it to rows as below: name1 street1 city1 state1 phone1 email1 name2 street2 city2 state2 phone2 email2 NAME ADDRESS PHONE EMAIL name1 ...
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Squares appear on monitor, computer shuts down, on reboot there are red dots

I was playing a game, when it froze and squares appeared all over the screen. The computer shut down, and on reboot, there are lots of red dots all over the screen, the second monitor doesn't seem to ...
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Laptop showing up black screen

I have a Dell Studio 17 laptop. Once I forgot its charger and charged it with the charger from Dell Inspiron 1525. After using this charger for several times, my laptop is not turning on despite using ...
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XP in peer to peer network works ok by windows 7 is unable to connect

My XPs are able to share folders with one another. recently I made a windows 7 machine and added it to the group It was able to see and read all the other except one xp machine. The Message given is ...
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File been detected as a virus

I have been making a program and i have put all of its files in a zip file. I have uploaded it to here: ...
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How to set up HTTP/SOCKS5 tunneling proxy on Windows using freeSSHd?

freeSSHd was set up on the server. Putty successfully connecting to server over SSH. I have tried to configure tunneling for SOCKS5 and HTTP but it failed to work. Especially was tested on Opera where ...
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Delay windows update prompt indefinitely

I have Windows 7 pro and too often I get the prompt to update Windows and restart. As I do not want to shutdown and restart my PC too often, I would like to be able to "kill the prompt". The problem ...
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1answer
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How do the user see what i have been doing with their wifi?

I am a foreign student and stay in homestay. I have to pay for wifi once a month and they offered me a password & their wifi is encrypted by WPA2 Personal. Since i am not the only student living, ...
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1answer
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Make Windows 8.1 File Explorer open in “This PC” view

Up until the recent Windows 8.1 update, I used this guide and it worked flawlessly: ...
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Windows 8.1 Store apps minimizing automatically

Almost all my Windows Store apps are minimizing by itself in the app splash screen, then when I click to open it again or press the Windows key + Tab key to maximize it is still at the splash screen ...
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Domain [ Understanding ] issue when creating a Linux email server

Ok, here goes my paradoxical question. For about 1 year into my hobby-ish career, I used to buy my domains and a hosting package from Reseller Club. I purchased their " shared hosting " plan and ...
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1answer
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Static or Dynamic Local IP based on Physical Location

On my local network (at home), I have a Linux machine called A, connected to the Internet through a modem. I want to give A a static local IP address when it's at home, but a dynamically allocated one ...
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TP-LINK 1043ND more secure FTP

Is it possible to connect to that router's attached NAS via something else than FTP where password is sent in cleartext? Is there some firmware that makes some other type of more secure connection?
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Publishing certificate on Active Directory

I am trying to publish a domain certificate on my Active Directory with the following command: certutil -dsPublish "file.cer" Machine But i get this error message: Could not find a ...
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Batch file: how to check if Windows 8.1 update is installed

Now that Windows 8.1 Update (a.k.a. KB2919355) is out, and the Windows 8.1 Update is mandatory to get security updates: How can you check if Windows 8.1 Update is installed from within a batch file? ...
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redirecting output in crontab

I have a shell script to monitor table stats and java apps. It works fine when I run manually. But if I put it in the crontab it will get stuck if I don't redirect it's output with export display ...
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How to i convert a date entered as dd-mm-yy or dd-mm-yyyy to excel date

I have a sheet with date column entered as dd/mm/yyyy eg 15/12/2014 However excel does not treat this as a date ,hence I cannot apply any date functions to this column . Is there a way to convert ...
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Outlook 2010: show the color category when composing an e-mail

I'm composing a new e-mail. Is there a way to show on screen the color category, which has just been set? Sometimes I set a color on the beginning, and when finishing composing the mail I'm not sure ...
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Menu items disappearing in Windows XP when hovering mouse over them

I have made a C#.Net application that should work on Windows XP and later Windows versions. It seems to work fine, except for one person. He has Windows XP and when he hovers with his mouse over menu ...
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1answer
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Cannot follow Shortcuts in CIFS-mounted windows shares

I have a windows share: \\MYSERVER\SHARE\ MyFolder MyShortcut\ SubFolder1 Subfolder2 Using a windows box, I ...
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Windows server file permissions - prompt raised

Local network with domain D, user U is member of group G in D. Windows Server 2012 R2 machine M, also in D. File F on local disk on M. Entire disk has All permissions given to G. When U is ...
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How can I auto mount a CD or DVD to the same location/path every time?

I am running Linux Mint 13 and I am enjoying the convenience of having a CD or DVD automatically mounted after I insert it (to some mysterious place). I have converted this machine to a headless ...
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1answer
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How to install Mac OS on VirtualBox? [duplicate]

I maintain an application I wrote in pure C. Its multiplatform (windows/linux) application. But, unfortunately, my boss wants me to write a version for Mac OS. Since I don't have such computer, its ...
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how to resize window to quarter screen width and height in slate

I'm using slate as a window manager, and I would like to bind a certain key combo to automatically resize and position the window as follows window width and height will each be half the size of the ...
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Why would 'special keys' affect regular key presses

This problem arose while developing in VS2013. I have code that captures shortcut keys using ProcessCmdKey and code that captures press and hold keys using Key_Down and Key_Up events on a canvas ...
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Keberos clock skrew, although the clocks are synchronized

We have an issue during a backup (run every night). This backup is managed by Veeam Backup&Replication : copy 7 virtual machines from one VMware ESXi host. This host is linked to a vCenter server. ...
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Windows 8.1 Preview Pane stopped working

I recently upgraded to Windows 8.1 and ... it is adjusting. After a while the preview pane in file explorer doesn't preview anymore. First I tried the basic suggestions on the web, but nothing really ...
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1answer
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What components do I need to build a surround speaker system? [on hold]

I am in need of a 5.1 surround speaker. My primary usage will be for playing music and handling my ps3 audio. I have listened to quite a few 5.1 systems, and liked none of them. In my opinion, your ...
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votes
1answer
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Office 2013 uninstall hanging

I tried Office 2013, but now wish to uninstall it. I tried to uninstall it but it always hangs at step 2 out of 4. It uses no CPU and no disk activity. So basically it's just idle. Does anyone have ...
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1answer
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Cannot unzip with zip command line

I am having difficult unpacking a zip to a specific directory. I am trying to get all contents of subdirectory of the zipped file and not the parent directory. This is parent directory within zip ...
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0answers
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batch rst2html conversion in a bash script

I have multiple .rst files in multiple folders and sub-folders on my Debian system. How can I create a script that converts all the .rst files in html (with the rst2html command) and creates new ...
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1answer
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Fedora 19 XFCE screen rotation

I am trying to make screen rotation setting persist after reboot (without having to run a script on boot). I am using the XFCE spin of Fedora 19. I can make the screen rotate as I want it to using ...
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WerFault.exe on Windows 7 using 25% CPU

So my fan is running constantly, task manager shows that WerFault.exe is using 25% of the CPU. Googling gives some results, but I'm a bit unsure on how to preceed. Should I disable it or something?
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Preventing unused spare hdd from spinning up during suspend and shutdown

I recently replaced my sata hdd with an ssd, and keeping the hdd in as a spare. It's not used, not event mounted to filesystem. Yet, when suspending or shutting down the system, it quickly spins up, ...

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