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Everything on my NTFS partition disappeared. DESPERATE ASSISTANCE NEEDED

I just rebooted into Windows (I dual boot with Ubuntu), and everything in my D:\ partition is gone! \ First question: How do I best preserve the current state of the hard drive to maximize chances of ...
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Measuring context switches of a LWP (lightweight process) on Linux gives incorrect results. Why?

I have a Java thread pinned at my cpu core. It is busy spinning and I see through top that it is running fine: %Cpu0 : 0.0 us, 0.0 sy, 0.0 ni,100.0 id, 0.0 wa, 0.0 hi, 0.0 si, 0.0 st %Cpu1 : ...
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How to remove watermark with Windows snipping tool ( windows 8 )

When I use the snipping tool and take a screen shot I get a water mark that says 'full screen snip' in the center.Is there a preference to remove this and if so how?
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How to print a LibreOffice Base Relation Design?

I've gone to the trouble of creating a graphic representation of my database design using Relation Design tool in LibreOffice Base. How can I print that out/export it to a PDF to share with others, ...
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Practical use for Laptop NFC

I have a computer with NFC and a Google Galaxy Nexus. Both support NFC. Unfortunately, Google has failed to come up with any way to use them, too much noise around the keyword nfc. Can I transfer ...
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What is the easiest way to convert a lot of JPEG images to PNG images

In my folder , I have over 100 JPEG images I wish to save all these pictures in PNG format instead of JPG I could open each image and save as PNG but that would be very time consuming , it there a ...
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Any way to make ffserver open one feed at a time?

I am setting up ffserver in front of a TV tuner with an http api. I would like to be able to request a url like: http://Tuner_IP:8090/channel54 and have it start streaming and compressing the feed ...
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Diagnose Computer No Start

I have a desktop that was turned on and when I returned it was off and wouldn't turn back on. Nothing happens when I press the power or reset buttons. I did notice that if I shut the power supply off ...
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Graphics Card vs Integrated Graphics on CPU

How does performance vary from dedicated graphics card vs graphics built into a chip like AMD A10-6800K Richland 4.1GHz (4.4GHz Turbo) Socket FM2 100W Quad-Core Desktop Processor - Black Edition AMD ...
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Can I recover a PowerPoint file that was replaced with a blank presentation?

A colleague had her PowerPoint presentation overwritten with blank presentation, using PowerPoint 2007 on Windows 7. System Restore is turned off and it looks like Shadow Copy also didn't work as ...
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Which one is better, 2 X 2 GB OR 1 X 4 GB RAM?

I am going to upgrade the RAM from 2 GB to 4 GB and the motherboard has two slots, so should I buy another 2 GB RAM or remove 2 GB RAM and get 4 GB RAM ? OR if it doesn't matter, I will buy 2 GB one, ...
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Benchmark software Linux

does anyone know any software that can benchmark softwares in Linux? I have a work at college and what i must do is benchmark a few softwares in Linux. Softwares like dd, guymager and partclone to ...
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Is it good to change icons in Windows using icons from other manufacturers? [on hold]

Currently I use Windows 7 Ultimate. I want to change the icons in it(no customization). I prefer to download icons pack from other manufacturers like ...
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Windows: ping's timestamp option

The Windows "Shell" (cmd) provides the following option for ping: -s Count : Specifies that the Internet Timestamp option in the IP header is used to record the time of arrival for the Echo ...
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Error 3194 while restoring jailbroken iPod touch 4g

I'm trying to restore my Jailbroken iPod touch from ipsw file, but at the end of restoring process, when itunes going to verify. the error 3194 occurs. I've also took these steps which apple support ...
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How to execute commands as root in git post-receive hook

I just recently set up a remote git repo on a server for a web app running as an Upstart service. I'd like to use the post-receive hook to trigger actions that are required to update the application ...
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Running Windows Explorer from Windows 2000 under Windows 7

I am totally fed up with that handicapped deformity called "Windows Explorer" under Windows 7. Is there a way to start Windows Explorer from Win 2000 (both the panel and the file manager) under ...
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0answers
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Display day of week in Taskbar without impacting Excel

With Windows 8.1, I would like the current day of the week (or abbreviation thereof) to show in my taskbar along with or alongside time and date, without ramifications for Excel and, preferably, no ...
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2answers
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Is it normal for a hosting service to require that I buy a public IPv4 for using my own $25 certificate?

Self explanatory title, I guess. I'd love to have my website in https only, but they (the web hosting service) claim in the administration that I need to buy a public IPv4 address from them before ...
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0answers
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PC Shut Down & Blue Screening?

I have recently upgraded my motherboard in my computer before that I had a standard small board but now I have a big gaming one (forgot the exact size names think its atx or something) Anyway, ...
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0answers
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ntldr, boot.ini, etc not found on Windows XP SP 2 running on VMware

So I am reading a book on how to pass the A+ certification and was following along with the book when I noticed that my version of Windows, Windows XP - Service Pack 2 - Home Edition made for Dell ...
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Create list of random numbers using Excel

I am trying to generate a set list of random numbers between 1 and 5 using the RANDBETWEEN formula. I'm running into a problem however in that every time I click another cell anywhere in the sheet ...
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OneNote shortcut for deleting notes in Modern UI

When using modern UI version of OneNote I can select exactly one note (not multiple notes at a time as I'd wish). Further, neither the Backspace nor the Delete key work at all. I have to invoke the ...
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0answers
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Reformatting NTFS file system

My computer crashed a while ago and the problem was that it was a Lenovo with Rapid Drive Technology, where I had SSD and HDD separate drives but there was only one big partition probably spanning ...
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0answers
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GNU screen mirroring (-x) with different size monitors/resolution

I'm using "screen -x" to mirror screens across two systems at the same time, but I seem to have an issue with resolutions. On most of my screen windows, the top portion (or bottom) is cut off when I ...
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KVM Arch install - no network

I often use KVM to try out various Linux distros. All I have tried so far get an automatic network, Red Hat and Debian have all connected out of the box, no problem. Makes installations very easy. ...
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choking algorithm in BitTorrent protocol

In BitTorrent protocol, is choking algorithm per peer or per torrent ? and i am wondering if I can download different torrents from the same peer ?.
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2answers
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Cannot Boot Ubuntu on Macbook Pro

Me and my friend decided to use his Macbook Pro 3.1 (Intel Core 2 Duo A1226) as a dedicated server for personal purposes. Our main goal is to install Debian. However as you might know, installing ...
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0answers
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force router to use proxy server / VPN

I have router that suports static and dynamic routing. Is it possible to make router to use a proxy server/VPN with static IP? So every PC in the network can connect to blocked sites. For example I ...
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blootooth to USB base

I'm looking for a way to connect to an USB device (like an USB keyboard), with bluetooth. The idea would be, I got an base, with USB ports on it, and I can connect to that base trough bluetooth, and ...
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how do video players recognize video files

I wanted to ask how a video player ( a program that plays videos ) knows what to show on the monitor? In other words : how are video files made so that a player knows what pixel needs what color on ...
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0answers
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Turn 5.1 (or 7.1) sound card into 3(4) distinct stereo outputs

I'm planning a whole house sound system, but I don't make that much money. (I've already looked at some of the pro systems, and none of them quite do what I want, but that's another article) What I ...
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0answers
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How can I print a Photoshop .psb file?

I'm creating a large image with Photoshop (> 30,000) pixels, and it makes me save it in .psb format. Once I do that, however, Photoshop (CS3) is no longer willing to print the image for me. Is this a ...
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Upgraded to MS Access on Windows 2010 and now get this error - Run-time error '3019'

We upgraded from XP to Windows 2010. I have an Access query that runs fine on XP but produces this error on Windows 2010: Operation invalid without a current index. The query is an Append query. ...
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Aero failure and errors after power loss

After a recent power loss I experienced, I rebooted (more slowly than usual) to find that Windows Aero failed to load (a High Contrast theme was loaded similar to Windows Classic and Aero themes were ...
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1answer
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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 [on hold]

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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1answer
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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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0answers
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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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1answer
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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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