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Make TrueCrypt volume's file updated immediately?

I am using TrueCrypt volume's file with dropbox's syncing. I noticed dropbox only syncs when I unmount the volume's file so I think TrueCrypt only updates the file when it's unmounted as well. I only ...
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How to split files based on varying number of lines in Unix

I want to split a file into equal parts with the last file getting the left over records in Unix. For example: The file has 4 lines, I want to split into 4 files = awesome. 1 line per file. I have 5 ...
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Bridging IP missing for LXC (Linux Containers)

I am using LXC (Linux Containers) to host an http server within a VirtualBox setup, but the simple LXC specific bridge I created does not have an IP address, so it cannot be reached even in the Ubuntu ...
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Are AMD Drivers Required?

I just bought a graphics card, specifically this one. It's AMD-made. I've never done much on the hardware side of my PC. I would like to know: Do I really need AMD Catalyst (or whatever) drivers? ...
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Is there an application I can use in the linux terminal to add the forced flag to subtitles in MKVs that have the default flag?

Is there an application I can use in the linux terminal to add the forced flag to subtitles in MKVs that have the default flag? I have a headless linux server.
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Libreoffice in-text citation numbering

I am writing a paper that has in-text citations spread throughout that are just sequential numbers. Is there a way to do this so that if I add something in the middle, I don't have to go and manually ...
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Boot Debain with external monitor as primary display device

I have an old HP laptop with non-working display. So i decided to convert the laptop to a private server. I connected it to my TV and installed Debian 7.7. The installation was smooth with the display ...
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I am not able to view DVR remotely even after portforwarding in the router

I noticed that when I am connecting 3G dongle to router and then doing the port forwarding of the DVR ports in the router, I am not able to view DVR remotely. I noticed that the IP, I am getting in ...
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How do I explicitly set a controller's number?

Some legacy games depend on DirectInput to decide which controller corresponds to a specific player, often times breaking input configurations. However, the controller numbers are not clearly shown in ...
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Fedora 20 - External VGA attached monitor doesn't work after upgrade to kernel 3.17.3

I did an update and a new kernel got installed kernel-3.17.3-200.fc20.x86_64. When I try using this kernel all works fine but the attached VGA monitor is ignored and it doesn't detect my external ...
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Visual Studio Express/Community 2013 does not install

I try to install Visual Studio Express/Community 2013 and I get the error below. I been at this for 6 hours, I really want to start learning C++ and I want to also do ASP.NET! THIS IS THE LOG ...
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Resolution Error: If your resolution is below 1024 x 768…

Rebooted my PC today and when it restarted, one of my screens is stuck in 640 x 480 resolution. As far as I know, nothing updated. The "monitor" I am referring to is a 40" Vizio TV Model number ...
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Toshiba laptop won't start up unless plugged in but will run on battery for hours

I have a Toshiba Satellite C8855-S5214 less than 3 years old. For two years or more, the laptop will not start up unless it is plugged in. Once powered up, I can unplug it and it will run for hours. ...
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Paste from a file one line after another

I am a teacher using Windows and would like to be able to paste short program snippets one after another from a file of examples I have into whatever programming environment I am teaching (e.g. the ...
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I've placed a binary in my $PATH, but when I run it from powershell it gets its own directory instead of the current directory

I’ve installed Hugo (a static website generator) on my Windows 7 system by placing it in a directory in my $PATH. When I try to run it, regardless of the directory I’m in, it's run in its own ...
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Stressing a machine

I want to calculate mean time to failure of a server. I am new to doing this, so I will tell ow I am gonna do that.(Server is an IBM ESXi Hypervisor - with some VMs in it) Install some stress ...
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How to change a program path/alias?

I'm not sure how it works on Linux, but you can type in program names such as ls, man, etc., in any directory and the programs are executed. I uninstalled an old version of ImageMagick and built the ...
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PC to TV using HDMI conection text too small

I have a Samsung 40 inch TV. I've been using it in native resolution 1920 x 1080 conected to my GeForce 210 conected with an HDMI cable. The brightness and clearness of image has been perfect since ...
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Network mess! Joining networks and access NAS outside LAN

My home network is a complete disaster. See diagram below. I need a bit of help fixing it up. I have moderate networking knowledge, but still go easy on me. As of current, my household has three ...
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How can I enable tab completion for a fish function/alias?

Probably easier to just use an example here. I have a function ss that just calls sudo systemmctl $argv. Tab completion works fine with the full command, but not for the ss function. I.e., ss start ...
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I'm getting game crashes on windows 10, someone can look at the debugger output (dump)? [on hold]

I have reproducable crashing on software that has compatibility across all previous versions, but now on the Windows 10 preview it continuously crashes, as for the game's part, it's not caused by the ...
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Force hidding a file or folder by deactivate all show and hide checkboxs in window 7 & 8

I'm trying to hiding one file or folder by deactivate all show and hide checkboxs in Windows 7 & 8 I know about changing the value of checkedvalue data to 0 in the following registry address to ...
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Disabling the loading bar in Adobe Acrobat Pro XI

Is it anyway to disable/hide the loading bar in Adobe Acrobat Pro XI? The screenshot below shows what I mean by loading bar: I use Adobe Acrobat Pro XI with Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate.
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In Excel 2013 can chart titles be read from a cell in the worksheet?

In Excel 2013, can the chart title and axis titles be read from cells in the spreadsheet? If so how?
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Chart format corrupted or size is wrong when I copy from Excel 2013 to Word 2013

When I copy charts from Excel 2003 or Excel 2013 to Word 2013 the charts are corrupted: the fonts are too big so the titles and legend text is a mess. If I don't want the chart to update in Word ...
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Switched external monitor from VGA to HDMI->DVI and now displays aren't sleeping

A friend gave me a Dell 1901FP display the other day, and since I don't have a DVI port I used VGA for a few days until a HDMI->DVI adapter cable arrived from Amazon. Now that I've switched the ...
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How to get specific text from XML (using grep or something else)

Okay here is the XML This is the part i need to focus on: <sdk:extra> <!-- Generated at Wed Sep 17 13:48:28 2014 from lmp-dev @ 1437156 --> ...
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Can I create arbitrary custom calendar colours in Thunderbird/Lighting?

In Thunderbird/Lightning you select from a limited range of custom colours by right-clicking on the calendar and selecting Properties. However, is it possible to make a calendar an arbitrary colour ...
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1answer
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Can not connect to internet via wifi

My laptop, acer, vista, will not connect to internet even though the wifi connection is excellent, I have a wireless router N and am receiving internet service via hughesnet gen4. Have NO problem ...
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1answer
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Is a DSL splitter required, if only a Modem is attached to the line?

Annex B is the current standard for digital subscriber line (DSL) in Germany. A DSL-splitter is an analog L-C-filter to separate the POTS (plain old telephone service, like voice and ISDN, FAX) ...
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Excel 2013 charts - how can I setup default chart with distinct line colours and fonts as in Excel 2003

The default line colours in Excel 2013 have poor contrast and are not easily distinguishable. I would lie to use the same chart colours, fonts, borders, symbols etc. as was in Excel 2003. How can I ...
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1answer
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USB Flash Drive became read-only during use

I was using IntelliJ when my USB flash drive suddenly wasn’t being recognized and IntelliJ became unresponsive. I tried safely removing it but it wasn’t showing up there, so I force closed IntelliJ, ...
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How to discover current modulation used by my wi-fi adapter on Windows

I would like to know which modulation of signal (16QAM, QPSK, etc..) is my wi-fi network adapter current using in Windows Is there a way to discovery it in Windows natively, or should I use a ...
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1answer
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how to delete btrfs snapshot?

sudo btrfs subvolume show / outputs / Name: @ uuid: 1f0da442-cdf3-144c-a4ce-f6c06248cfde Parent uuid: - Creation time: 2014-08-16 19:06:51 Object ...
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Redirecting subdomain

I got a hosting and access to cPanel I know how to make redirects and subdomains and it works fine. But I would like to do this: sub1.domain.com to bi redirected to SomeStaticIP Fine so far But I ...
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Why my new partition disappears?

I use windows 7 Pro. I shrink from Drive C for creating a new partition using Disk Management. After entering the amount of space and pressing Shrink button, the amount decreases from Partition C but ...
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Setup second router with different dns

I am trying to setup my roku to use US dns, but i am worried it will affect my domain network here so i would like to setup a second router on my connection and use that router to point the dns to ...
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1answer
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PES 2015 does not recognize my GeForce card

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 does not recognize my GeForce card. I set the settings on my Nvidia card to high performance, but it still uses the intel integrated graphics card. Nvidia driver version ...
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MultiByteToUnicodeN eating CPU in win 8.1 explorer

I'm facing a peculiar issue that I can't fix. I discovered recently that my Win 8.1 Update 1 (with all updates through WSUS offline) starts eating all the CPU when opening "the device and printers" ...
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make copy/delete dialog update for every file touched so that computer feels faster and more computery

back in the days of Windows XP I used to think my PC was soooooo fast because when I would copy/delete files I could see how fast the harddrive was touching the files. In Windows 7 they replaced the ...
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Can't resolve my name when under VMware workstation

I have a VMware workstation on main host running 'CentOS' and 'Windows Server 2008.' The Main host is behind enterprise network environment with Cisco/Juniper routers and switches. I have an AT&T ...
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How to do shortcut bat files to choose the next login OS - dual boot 7 and 8

I have dual boot Win 7 Pro 64-bit and Win 8 Pro 64-bit on a Dell Optiplex 7010 MT. How can I write two batch files on the desktop of EACH OS to tell it to reboot either into Win 7 or into Win 8. ...
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How to detect TOR usage with Wireshark?

I use TOR inside a Virtual Machine. I run Wireshark on my Host. I want to detect TOR usage (for learning/studying) with Wireshark but don't know how. I've tried this: ...
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Aging eyes, screen size and resolution

I have a 19" monitor with a native resolution of 1600x900. This provides crisp clear text, but it is too small. My vision is not as good as it once was. In order to see easily I have reduced the ...
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Are default NUT settings fine? (about UPS configuration)

On Debian Linux jessie: After buying an UPS and installation of nut-server and nut-client at my PC and configuring the ports and the protocol, do I need to adjust time and/or percentage parameters, ...
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Free cloud service compatible with rsync [on hold]

I am looking for a free cloud service that will work with the Linux command line, particularly scp and rsync Is there anything out there like this? It doesn't have to have a massive amount of ...
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How to prevent terminal bell from going off when exiting vim from within a nested screen session

My vimrc file contains the following lines to set the window title start and end strings respectively. When I enter a vim session and my konsole terminal is either outside of screen or within a ...
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Laptop keyboard outputting surrounding keys

A strange output problem. The laptop in question is a Dell Inspirion N5040. Today after powering up the keyboard is acting erratically. For example, pressing b and f keys output rfvb. F produces fvb. ...
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How to allow applications to register PrintScreen hotkeys?

I use PicPick on a Windows 7 PC to quickly capture and edit screenshots. I've recently installed it on Windows 8.1, and the program is unable to bind the same hotkeys it uses on Windows 7. I've also ...
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How can I export skype history from Iphone

I'm seeking an advice on how can I export chat history of Skype from Iphone 4. No matter of way, maybe I can somehow manually copy history files or by writing some scripts. So if anyone have some ...

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