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Fan going full speed after a BSOD on Win8.1 Update 1

Just few hours ago I experienced a DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE BSOD on my Win8.1. From that time the fan is going at full speed all the time. I tried looking at graphics settings and power plan ...
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AddPrinterDriver failed but completed successfully

I have downloaded Konica Minolta Magicolor 2530 DL printer drivers for Windows 7 x64 from the Konica Europe Website (mainly because it's not available on the US website). During installation via ...
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How do I host a domain I bought on GoDaddy on Plesk

I am new to server administration. I just bought a dedicated server from Godaddy, I also bought a domain name. Now I need to add the domain to plesk, I have done it by adding domain but I got a ...
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Windows Console App Fails When Run in Task Manager

I have a written a .Net console app that scans my Exchange 2007 inbox looking for specific subject text then processes the email body text. It works fine when I launch the app directly but when I set ...
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WIndows7 - suddenly hibernation stop working

Suddenly the hibernation mode on my machine stopped working. \ Symptoms: When I "hibernate" is still available in under "Shut down" but when I pushit - the pc screen gos off for a 2 seconds, then ...
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Remove my name from a distribution group in outlook 2010

Our corporate distribution groups were created with the option to allow members to remove themselves from the list. I can find no option or method for an email recipient to do this. Is it possible?
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How do I use variables in bash to output to a file and to a mail body with sendmail

I've been working on this little script and it's nearly at a point that I can start using it. The idea is to automate WordPress installs via Plesk. I've got Plesk setup with a cronjob to download ...
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without ssh key setup, can have write a non-interactive script to rsync/scp/etc withut me having to input the password everytime?

Is there some switch/option for ssh or rsync (something like -u username -p passowrd) that would allow me to pass in the password?
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Look for app/cache and app/logs directory and apply rules in /var/www/html

I need some help creating some bash script that help me on my development server by running this commands: HTTPDUSER=`ps aux | grep -E '[a]pache|[h]ttpd|[_]www|[w]ww-data|[n]ginx' | grep -v root | ...
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Run a service action with a file from a shell script

I use CloudApp and it has installed a handy service called “Upload to CloudApp”. I'm writing a build script that I want to hook into this service. Every time it is run I want it to upload the file ...
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Can I use the Excel Match function to match on more than one type of value

In another question I posed recently I was shown how to use the Excel Match function to query my data in order to produce a summary type table: Creating a formula that queries data in Column B based ...
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Using dnsspoof to provide fake DNS results in offline LAN

I have a local network consisting of two virtual machines (for testing purposes). Both run Debians. I'll refer to them as A and B. My goal is to have A act as 'whole of Internet' for B (for HTTP ...
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Can I trigger actions (like mounting a network drive) when I connect to a given network?

My college offers students some storage space and they make the network path public so that you can connect to it with your laptop once you're on the Wi-Fi network. For now, I've been keeping a ...
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How can I tell when a font was installed?

On Windows Server 2008 RC2, is there a reliable way to determine when a specific font was installed? I do know for sure that it was installed manually, i.e. didn't come pre-bundled with the system. ...
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In Excel, checking if a cell matches one item from a named constant string list

This question is an expansion on In Excel, how do I check if a cell is in a list of values (a range of cells) . I'm trying to do =COUNTIF(name,G6) and when name refers to some cells, it works fine, ...
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ACL vs standard file permissions - which are used when accessing file?

ACLs and standard file permissions seem to be synchronized: $ getfacl test.cpp # file: test.cpp # owner: scdmb # group: scdmb user::rw- group::rw- other::r-- $ ls -l test.cpp -rw-rw-r-- 2 scdmb ...
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How can I force a wsus client to download updates?

How can I force a wsus client to download all updates after I have approved them in the wsus console? wuauclt.exe /detectnow doesn't work for me.
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Restoring a SSD locked with HDD password

Seeing that my Samsung 840 SSD has hardware encryption using the HDD-password from BIOS, I decided to try it out. Since there was no password before, I entered my password in the HDD password field in ...
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Can a (BOOT/BIOS) Virus affect a Linux LiveCD session?

Is it possible for a virus that infected a PC with Windows OS to show similar erroneous behaviour during a LiveCD session with Ubuntu? Speaking from a recent experience: A friend has an old XP PC ...
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How do I delete symlinks from a Windows folder with a batch file/script?

How do I delete all symlinks and only all symlinks from a folder with a batch file/script? The folder is c:\wamp\www, and this is what I've tried: Content files delete.cmd for /f "delims=" %%D in ...
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How do I unlock a read-only Word document form?

Someone sent me a Word doc that consists of a form full of checkboxes and freeform fields. I am trying to insert an image version of my signature and a few extra freeform text fields so I don't have ...
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Increasing image size inside of WINE

I have an application designed for Windows XP, that needs to be ported to a Mac running 10.9.2. I found WineBottler and have created a package for the app, which works perfectly with the exception of ...
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Sql query suddenly takes a long time to run

I have an application that is processing lots of items from a sql database. It runs along fine and then after about 4 million items processed it starts hanging up. Using sql server profiler, I ...
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How to Re-Index or Remove Old Google Drive Folders in Google Plus Photos/Picasa

I have ~10GB of photos on my Google Drive, which is sync'd across multiple computers with no issues whatsoever. I'm pretty organised and have things categorised and named relatively sanely. I've also ...
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Best approach to change the Program Files directory

I am about to reinstall windows 8.1 on my laptop and have 1 SSD and 1 HDD. My idea is to install Windows on the SSD and configure it to set the default program files directory to the HDD. However I'd ...
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Can any browser be configured to whitelist certain sites and blacklist the rest?

I was thinking of creating a VM that is behind a firewall that blocks all traffic except to my banks. So, I can't access any other website and no one but the bank can get at me; so yeah, a online ...
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How to show Merge Controls in jDiff (jEdit)?

I have installed JDiffPlugin in jEdit. I can see a diff of two files. However one thing is missing: I do not see Merge Controls toolbar for jDiff. How to enable Merge Controls toolbar, so that I ...
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getting creation date and last access date of a text file using c# [migrated]

I am trying to extract the creation time and last access time of a text file using .Net.I wrote the following code using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; using ...
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When using Windows 8.1 Assigned Access with Google Chrome, how can I avoid the “Google Chrome didn't shut down correctly” message?

I'm setting up a Windows 8.1 user with Assigned Access to Google Chrome. It seems to work well, however I haven't found a way for the user to avoid seeing the error "Google Chrome didn't shut down ...
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Word completely bugging when editing a shape

in word 2007 I created a line on the background, but it expanded to the whole page (with Shift)and I opened the foramtting window of the line but I can't close it it says Dimension must be between ...
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Why users of Windows 8.x can't login to our domain?

We have a domain set with Samba Version 4.0.0beta2. Machines with Windows 7 and Windows XP have no problems to log in but Windows 8.x machine has this problema where the machine joins the domain but ...
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Troubleshooting an Access rowsource query with a server name specified?

I have a list box rowsource query that addresses a specific MS SQL server in it: SELECT DISTINCT alistname FROM differentserver.dbo.Inventory ORDER BY alistname When I try to run this query in ...
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Changing the default view in OOWriter “Save As…” Dialog

I often have this workflow: Open an OpenOffice Writer file from the File Explorer, then "Save As..." as a different, similarly named, document into the same folder. For instance, opening ...
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How to rotate enumerated filenames similar to logrotate?

I have a couple of files, let's say map-0.jpg (newest), map-1.jpg, map-2.jpg, ..., map-9.jpg (oldest). Now my cronjob downloads a new picture from the internet and should save it as map-0.jpg. All ...
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Need to read a Windows 98 DRVSPACE.000 file in Windows 7

Today I came across a DRVSPACE.000 file in my archives and I want to recovers its contents. Beside the file is a READTHIS.TXT which reads: This disk was compressed using DriveSpace 3, which ...
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Radeon 7700 - 2nd DVI port disabled

I have 2 monitors, both with VGA ports only (LG Flatron W2242S). I want to use both of these monitors with my AMD Radeon 7700 graphics card. However, the second port refuses to work. The cables ...
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Check if virtualhost is working using terminal

I have set up a LAMP server remotely and have ssh access to it. But I haven't managed to configure HTTP access to the site. I changed the www directory to my home directory and want to know if there ...
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I encountered an error. For 1 second a blue-screen appears and then my system shutdowns in windows-7

This was the error message I got when I restarted windows-7. There was a lot of things written on that blue screen. A similar screen-shot The heading on that blue screen was "Error Detected". ...
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Why would Windows 7 say I'm low on memory when I appear to gave 2GB+ free?

Why would Windows 7 say I'm low on memory when I appear to gave 2GB-3GB of free RAM? (on a 12GB machine) Surely 2.2GB+ is quite a lot of free RAM and it shouldn't be warning me at this stage? Also ...
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Having a dual RAM alongside with single one (2x1GB 800 + 1x1GB 667)

My motherboard has 4 DDR2 memory slots. Currently I'm using 2x1GB BUS 800 in dual mode. Now I've got a 1GB BUS 667 and installed it on my motherboard and working properly. Is it slowing the other 2 ...
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Windows 7 ZIP folders not extracting

I am helping a client who has a problem with Windows zip folders. For any zip folder, he can open the folder and see the contents, but if he does a copy and paste to a different location nothing ...
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OpenVPN Server & Two Gateways

I have a network setup as follows: The firewall allows incoming connections for the VPN server on OpenVPN ports and all outgoing connections from the NAT. It is stateful, even for UDP "connections" ...
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Can I use a squashfs file sitting on a hard disk as my rootfs?

I need to do remote updates on an embedded Linux box that has its rootfs on /dev/sda1. My first thought was to add an update partition and switch to it on update, but for reasons specific to our ...
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easy win+p switching between a dual monitor setup (extended desktop) AND a TV..?

My question is about "triple" display quick switching; My setup is the following: 2x24" monitors in my work room (displays #1 & #2) 1x32" TV in my living room (display #3) All 3 are connected ...
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Phusion Passenger Showing Environment Variables

I'm getting some Phusion Passenger errors with Ruby On Rails Problem is it's showing my environment variables in the error report. This is great in development, but what happens if my server faulters ...
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Increase available memory in Windows 8.1 4 GB machine with SSD

I have a new laptop with only 4 GB of RAM. When I boot up the system, almost 2 GB are used for something. Are there some quick tricks to increase available space? Maybe disable Superfetch as I have ...
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How to change the location of details pane in Windows 8 file explorer (to left side)

I have been looking for a way to change the location of details pane in Windows 8 file explorer. All I've found is how to show it on bottom just like Windows 7. But I want to move it to the left side ...
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Thunderbird printing: How to shrink images to fit page without shrinking text?

When I print an email in Thunderbird and choose the Scale Option Shrink to Fit (on the Print Preview screen) it shrinks large images down so that they fit to the width of the page, but at the same ...
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Copying folders with cygwin

The folder produced by cp -r myfolder myfolder2 is marked shared as reported by "It is shared with other people. Are you sure that you want to delete it?" dialog in windows when I try to delete the ...
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Why do Windows file windows populate faster than OSX?

I apologize for only having anecdotal data available, but whenever I use a Windows machine I'm impressed with how quickly a window loads its directory information. My mac often takes several seconds ...

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