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HW/SW audit Anyone know how to get Belarc Advisor to run remotely via psexec?

Trying to do a quick hardware and software audit on my network. I have a remote system that I copied belarc advisor over to. I have pstools on my local system. I am using the command line: psexec ...
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I spilled water on my laptop and left it there for a day

I spilled water, it was around 9cm in diameter, on my laptop. I didn't know what to do so I just unplugged the charger and left it there, without removing the battery and turning it upside down cause ...
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grouping documents in Vista (temporarily?)

In Vista, how do I put 4 or 5 documents (poems) into one subission file (temporarily?) for literary publications? Many publishers do not want poems attached to an email anymore, so you fill out an ...
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7z from bash script won't exclude directories

I've encountered with kinda strange behaviour of 7z (or bash, I don't know yet.). With the following script: #!/bin/bash find /home/dh -type f -name "*.pdf" | cut -c 10- > ...
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Separation of work, personal, and private , for all things tech?

Increasingly I'm finding it's very difficult to separate anything on my computers and devices. Everything syncs everywhere, I need to do work from my home computer, I need to do personal things from ...
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Notebook with windows 7 can't connect to Wireless on certain hours

I've been experiencing this problem with Windows 7: when in certain hours of the night (usually between 21 and 00 pm), my notebook loses its connection and simply cannot connect to the wireless ...
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How does KeepVid resolve the direct url of a video page?

everyone. I know it is a liitle bit immoral, but I just want to know how some websites like KeepVid reslove the direct url of a video page.I googled a lot, but not find a good answer. In spare time, I ...
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why isnt the inode id of dotdot didnt have the updated inode id?

I have a function that backtracks from the child directory to the root by getting the inode id of the parent from the ".." dentry of the child. The main purpose of this backtracking is to identify the ...
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What will break if I move my Domain Controller machine accounts from the default OU into another OU, assuming the policy is linked?

Background: I've been helping out with a recent G.P. simplification (read overhaul) at work. I'm working from a list of things my supervisor has requested be done with Group Policy to harden our ...
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Given multiple start dates, how to assign counts to relative date values?

I'm trying to create a before-and-after graph in Excel, lining up multiple milestone dates at month zero, and assigning relative month numbers to months prior and subsequent to milestone month. My ...
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How to update video driver when I'm recieving error code 31

I am using a Dell Latitude 3540 with an AMD Radeon HD 8850M running Windows 8, recently the motherboard was replaced because the GPU was dying, after it was replaced it worked for a while, then I ...
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Is there a tool to “Copy/Paste from clipboard path” - reversed action of “Copy as path”?

Perhaps it's a duplicate but I just couldn't find it. Please let me know if so. I wonder if there is a simple tool to create a context menu on Windows Explorer to copy a file or a folder from the ...
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Downgrade from server to desktop - is it possible?

I inherited a Windows Server v2008 computer, which, from my very limited experience (I am not a server expert, in any way, shape or form!!!) is very basically structured. There are quite a number of ...
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Is there a single app that can manage my cloud services, NOT WEB BASED

Is there a single FREEWARE app (for WinXP) that can manage all three (or more) of the major cloud storage without using their proprietary software? Whenever I search for freeware cloud manager, or ...
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Make PREROUTING IPTables rule only target incoming requests

I've almost got this rule doing what I need, but I cannot figure out how to only target incoming requests. -A PREROUTING -p tcp -m tcp --dport 80 -m comment --comment "redirect traffic to backend ...
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It seems partition table got wrecked after running update-grub on a new advanced format HDD (all part sizes got divided by 8)

I have kali linux installed on my laptop. Just've bought new drive (WD 500GB one) for it recently and used combined knowledge from these two guides: http://bremford.org/tips/MigrateDiskInUbuntu.html ...
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What are all of these network connections to google/verizon?

I have verizon for Internet and TV. But using netcat I saw all of these google/verizon network connections. Any idea what these are for? 20.32.199.65.philadelphia.google-ggc.verizo$ ...
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Interface can see ARP packets but can't see the ICMP echo requests

Moring SuperUsers, got my self into a pickle. I have to servers, os-net and vmhost3, connected together via a cross-over cable on their respective 10Gbps interfaces. Both servers are running Ubuntu ...
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How do I enable 2-sided printing with a Xerox DocuCentre-II C3000 printer?

On Windows 8 installing the latest PCL (x64 / 64 bit) drivers from Xerox the '2 Sided Print' option only displays '1 Sided Print' despite this printer being capable of doing this.
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Is it better to have two cores or four logical processors?

My system has two physical cores, and four logical processors. To my understanding this means that I have four CPUs due to Hyperthreading, and work is distributed as evenly as possible. However, I ...
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Internal Array vs NAS. Which is better?

I'm considering two options for a home file server. 1) Build a server with 1 SSD for the OS. 4 x 4TB for a raid array. Motherboard will have 6 x SATA3. Ubuntu, Ubuntu Software RAID, Samba, ECC RAM... ...
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Windows 8.1 Power User (Win + X) Menu not opening

When I: Press Win - X: Nothing happens Right click the Windows 8.1 Start Button: The cursor moves upwards and to the right a bit, but nothing really happens. I navigated to ...
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Calulate number of days since last occurance.

I need to calculate the number of days since last occurance. Eg, I have to go to Doctors every 90 days. Last doc visit was on 1/9/14. How many days until next visit? I need the formula to work as a ...
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How to find files that came from another computer

In a file's properties dialog you know that message This file came from another computer and may be blocked... I want a Windows 7 search query to find files that came from other computers, and files ...
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What is the absolute maximum number of OSs that can be multibooted from one boot menu?

Just in general, how many could I do so with and how many would I be able to do so and have full installations on a 240gb ssd?
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TCP connection assistance

I have 2 PCs at home connected to a router. I am trying to establish a TCP connection from PC2 to PC1. I have installed TCP Test Tool 3.0 on both and have set PC1 to listen on port 54100. On PC2 I ...
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How can I use the windows GUI to do the equivalent of linux touch on multiple files?

This is very similar to this question: Windows equivalent of the Linux command 'touch'? The difference is, I'd like to set the date modified to "now" from the GUI. The above question may ...
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How to stream MPEG video using RTP using VLC command line

I'm attempting to convert the following vlc command line which is streaming an MPEG video over UDP ( no RTP ): cvlc -vvv /vlc/attract.mpg :norm=ntsc :v4l2-width=320 :v4l2-height=240 ...
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How do I create a scheduled task to connect to another wifi connection

I’m running Windows 8.1 and would like to set up a scheduled task to connect to another known wifi connection and then run the required scripts that I need. I’m aware of making a scheduled task run ...
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Lost Meta key in RHEL/Gnome

I seem to have lost my meta key... I am running xev, and when I press "meta" (in fact a "Win" key on my keyboard), the following event is seen: KeyRelease event, serial 33, synthetic NO, window ...
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us keyboard, german layout - special character < and >

i currently have an american keyboard with the corrsponding us layout (it is the surface type cover btw). As I am used to the german layout i changed the layout settings to german under win8.1. This ...
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Change Azure VM Temporary Storage size

Is there any way in which we could increase the storage of an azure's virtual machine by decreasing the temporary storage? We currently have 126GB of disk storage and 312 GB of temporary storage.
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How to deal with Windows 7 when it reports “audio device is disabled,” but is not?

I have an interesting situation wherein I updated the audio driver for an Asus X54C and now the audio will no longer work on Windows 7. I have uninstalled and reinstalled various drivers several ...
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can I install 14.04.1 on HD without partition problems

Want to install ubuntu 14.04.1 on Windows XP laptop. Can this be done without the "partition" mania. Can I install ubuntu where it will stay in its own partition and cause no trouble? Could i buy ...
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If MSSQL machine is maxed out on resources, can it drop off the network and become un-pingable?

The issue is that our SQL machine will just disappear from the network with request timed out when I attempt to ping it. I have to deal with an "IT Guy" who is telling me that it is because Microsoft ...
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Just installed windows vista dual boot, resolution and drivers problems

I just installed windows vista alongside ubuntu 14.04. The problems are that it both doesn't allow me to set the native resolution of my display (900x1600 or something), it only goes up to 1024x768, ...
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word boundary in a awk command not working when printing a range of lines

I am attempting to parse samba .conf file for a specific share section... [CMI] oplocks = no wide links = no writeable = yes delete readonly = yes path = /LOCALSITE/CMI ...
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Central repository without working copy on Windows

I want to create a central Git repository (for re-testing before production) on a local server (Windows 7) without a working-copy. Also I want to connect to this computer and pull-checkout etc the ...
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Restricting in word 2010

I have a 2010 word document that is a questionnaire form. I want to lock the form and allow anyone to enter their answers. Most of it is in a table format. How do I do that?
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Exploits or issues with .NET Framework?

What security or privacy problems come from installing .NET Framework? Several sites have mentioned this in passing, but Google fails to turn up anything! I'm considering installing EMET 4.0, which ...
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Company offers remote maintenance: Can it leave holes open?

My father has a tricky problem with RealPlayer (the login silently fails without either error or success message). In response to his question, the maker (RealNetworks) offers remote maintenance. He ...
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Android desktop environment on a monitor with mouse and keyboard?

I have a chroot'd Arch Linux environment set up on my Android phone (a OnePlus One) and I would like to connect it to a monitor, mouse and keyboard to use as a desktop. How can I do this with low ...
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Can I trigger the shutter on an sony nex-5n from my computer?

I'd like to hook up my sony nex-5n to my computer and take pictures. I can't seem to tell if this is supported or not on this model.
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Getting a ddns update service to run on my router

Model: "Linksys x3500" Also, how do I access the router's shell? (assuming it has one).
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Prevent fade out of lower Document Map Word 2007

What causes the document map to disappear half way down the page and show instead bleed through of other open documents or bleed over a partial view of the Word document? I can force it to appear in ...
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Time Capsule Fileshare over internet with windows

I can access the hard disc from the time capsule over the internet with any mac computer. But it is not working with windows. Windows prompts the network security alert where I have to enter the ...
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Getting files and downloading them to a different directory

I can running a batch file with the following commands. I am new to PSFTP I want to download files from a remote server: get /"test City School District.zip" =>lcd f:\Imports\RenLearn\"Test City ...
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External hard drive does not connect. It lights up but then, in 20 seconds, it goes dead

My external drive lights up when I plug the USB line into the pc's USB jack, but my laptop (acer) doesn't recognize it. Help? It's always worked before. I can use it on my Chromebook w/o any problems. ...
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How can I accurately detect position of other devices in real-time

Given two devices in close proximity (say, you're placing two phones or two tablets in close proximity to each other), is there a way to accurately plot the position of the other device relative to ...
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ssd and rapid storage techology

i have one ssd (samsung evo 250 gb) ,on which is installed the the OS, and it's configured with samsung magician, which has AHCI mode enabled and it's linked to a 6gb/s sata interface. I have only ...

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