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How to use font substitution in Word Online and Office 365 in general?

I'm trying to make a Word template for my company and we use a custom font in our brand assets, it looks fine when the font is installed but when we send the files to our clients it looks pretty bad ...
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How can I save automatically my files to onedrive or google drive without store in my computer?

I'm a web developer and I have a Windows 10 and a very small SSD (128GB). The problem is, when I want to save my file to a cloud service, I need to store the files on my computer, so that the ...
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Cloud Drive alternatives (Bitcasa) [closed]

So I've been using a company called Bitcasa to store my data in the cloud. Recently got an email stating they are shutting down their personal packages and that I need to move my data. I had been ...
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How to Convert a Desktop App to a Cloud App? [closed]

What options exist if I want to take a desktop app and have it run as a cloud app? For example if I took an app like Tux Paint and wanted to have it working inside a browser window. Something like a ...
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Having Trouble Understanding Affinity/Anti-Affinity in OpenStack

I am new to OpenStack and virtualization in general. I believe that if 2 VMs have "affinity" they will reside on the same compute node/hypervisor and if they have "anti-affinity" they will reside on ...
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Is there a way (or software) to sync reading a pdf across machines

I have a pdf in my dropbox and would like to continue reading on the page I last left. I would like this to happen regardless of whatever machine I am using. Is there a good way to do this? Is ...
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Cloud Service DropBox

I need to setup a cloud service in my datacenter (like dropbox server) and people connect to my datacenter and store their files (vidéos, images, etc..) ? Is that possible using DropBox API ? Thanks ...
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Run Windows application in the cloud

I have an (end-user-oriented) application I'd like to run, that only runs on Windows. I don't own a Windows machine and don't really want to buy a license for Windows just so I can run it in a VM. ...
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Google Drive stopped working

I have installed Google Drive app on my PC, and it ran fine, but now whenever I open it, it displays error. I have tried to exit and run again multiple times and also deinstall and install, but ...
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Is there any way to distribute x264 encoding jobs across multiple computers (to increase the encoding speed)?

Does anyone know of a current, active solution to encoding x264 videos across many computers (via the network) to increase encoding FPS? Brownie points for cross-platform and open source, but just so ...
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What is “Fog computing”?

I'm reading a work on Cloud services and it touches briefly upon "Fog computing" as an example of possible future development branch of software-hardware infrastructure, without specifying what it is ...
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OpenNebula creates system datastore always in default path /var/lib/one

I got a problem with OpenNebula 4.14. If I create a datastore via the dashboard (sunstone) wizard (not tested CLI) it ignores the BASE_PATH and instead creates the datastore in ...
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CoreOS/systemd does not respect changes to resolved.conf

I am using CoreOS in an openstack environment and I am using cloud-config.yml to bootstrap the host. #cloud-config write_files: - path: /etc/systemd/resolved.conf permissions: 0644 owner: ...
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Do CloudStack and Hyper-V get along?

Here is the deal, I need to hook up my Hyper-V environment to my HostBill environment so customers can restart, shut-down and install new virtual machines. Since HostBill doesn't have a Hyper-V ...
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How to increase size of an ubuntu cloud image

I have been trying to start a VM using ubuntu cloud images. Now, the image size is very less, I am getting around only 2GB of space. Is there any way to increase the size? I tried qemu-img resize, but ...
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How much data is exchanged between Microsoft Servers and Windows 8.1? [closed]

My internet is capped, so I need to make sure my systems are not needlessly sending and receiving data. How do I control and limit the amount of data Windows 8.1 sends and receives as part of its ...
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Netflix, etc. via AWS

So, not sure if this is the right place to ask, but hear me out... Suppose I have a relatively thin client machine (like a Raspberry Pi) and I want to run Netflix or one of the other streaming ...
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How do I install Azure Powershell *on* an Azure Cloud Service?

I have need for a cloud based intranet application to run Azure Powershell. I've done a bunch of digging and I cannot find anywhere that gives me an understanding of the process I need to follow to ...
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Registering with Consul Cluster?

Right now when I add Consul Agents to our infrastructure I need to know the ip address for an existing Consul instance. Which is kind of sub-optimal from devops perspective. How would one usually ...
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Access service on subdomain in Kubernetes

I have following setup: Private OpenStack Cloud - o̲n̲l̲y̲ Web UI (Horizon) is accessible (API is restricted but maybe I could get access) I have used CoreOS with a setup of ...
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Connect two applications/devices through web service

I want to send commands from one application (e.g. running on mobile device) to another application (e.g. running on embedded device) which is located in a different network. I don't want to use VPN ...
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How to get access to an ip device from internet

I want to get access to an windows iot device from internet. I want to connect my device via Ethernet to any network. The networks are connected to the internet. I have no static ip and I don't know ...
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syncing passwords across several devices [closed]

Is it possible to sync a change to a password across several devices? When I change my password to a site such as SE my device asks me if I want the new password to be saved and automatically applied ...
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Dropbox can't sync “write.lock” (access denied)

I have my Eclipse IDE workspace stored on Dropbox, this way I can access the same environment from multiple computers. Recently Dropbox is stuck syncing the write.lock file in the Eclipse workspace's ...
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Autoscaling of Google app engine [closed]

How does autoscaling of Google App Engine works? Does it add more hardware support without any user intervention?
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Registration and grading: OneNote vs Google Drive for classroom management [closed]

Original question: I wonder if the two services are comparable? If you are familiar with both, how do you compare and contrast their capabilities as far as classroom management is concerned? My ...
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Where do Office Online Box documents live? Box? Microsoft?

Is Word Online a web app served up by Box, or is it at Microsoft? In other words, who has access to your document? Just Box, or both Box and Microsoft?
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How to share Power Query queries

I was looking for a way to share Power Query queries. I am not sure on how to share query in the intranet. Seems like sharing in Power Query Data Catalog is named "Power BI Data Catalog". This is ...
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Using the same local folder for Dropbox and Skydrive

Ever since I switched to windows phone I've sorely missed having an official dropbox app. Recently I've toyed with the idea of moving all my crucial files to OneDrive instead. I have more storage on ...
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Azure Storage for Mac?

Can anyone recommend a good Azure Storage Explorer for Mac? I downloaded CyberDuck but does not seem to connect to Azure at all. For some reason it puts an @ character in the URL. eg. ...
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Send files between two online servers?

Is there a tool which I can user to send files between two remote servers? For example, I have hosting at hostgator and I create a directory there. Then I use that tool to send files from some other ...
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Where are Recovery Services in the new Azure Portal?

Like the title says, I can't find Recovery Services in the new Portal
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Get Private IP Addresses of Simple Directory Service directory in Template

I'm using Amazon CloudFormation to create directories in the AWS Simple Cloud Service. The general operations I'm using in my templates are: Create a Directory Create a DNS Options Set for that ...
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Change wallpaper of instance when creating a snapshot

I'm working with Eucalyptus and OpenStack, and I'm having the same problem in both clouds. Everything I say applies to both clouds. I have an instance running, and I added several files and installed ...
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Difference between “web application” and “cloud application” [closed]

What (if any) is the exact difference between web application cloud application The accepted answer for a related question Cloud computing vs file sharing websites? states cloud computing... ...
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What's the difference between an Application Service Provider and Cloud computing?

They seem similar and I found an article at attempted to explain the difference, but I don't understand. They both use computers "in the cloud" or out on the Internet, so how are they different? ...
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how may I batch download/upload multiple files from a web page directly to cloud storage?

How may I batch download multiple (pdf) files from a web page directly to my cloud storage? There are a number of Google Chrome extensions which will upload individual files but I haven't found any ...
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How to print from a data center?

I have servers in a data center (Windows servers in a cloud-based service such as AWS or Azure), and they need to talk to dedicated office network printers. In other words, there will be processes ...
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Virtual Machine or a Cloud Server without IP Address?

Is it possible to create a virtual machine or a cloud server on a dedicated server without IP address, for example with a hostname, or something else? The reason I'm asking this is because I want to ...
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Difference between creating CloudWatch alarm for “EC2 Instance Changes” & “EC2 Large Instance Changes”?

Why we are create a separate alarm for "EC2 Instance Changes" & "EC2 Large Instance Changes" ? Mainly why we are create a separate alarm for large instances changes..? or EC2-instances changes ...
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Setting up OpenStack environment on virtual machines

I am learning OpenStack for almost a week. After reading most of OpenStack wiki, my mind still blurry at some point. However it is said OpenStack nodes could be installed on virtual machines (VMs) for ...
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How do I set up non local network folder sharing?

I am not a tech savvy person so this may be very easy to solve or not solvable at all, or perhaps there is a better way that I am not thinking of... The Situation: Three (3) Desktop Computers ...
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What is cloud computing?

I hear about "cloud computing" all the time, but don't know what it is. What is it's purpose? Why do I need it? What problems does it solve? What problems does it create?
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How to configure the node-red sensor node with CloudAMQP

Can somone tell me how to configure the sensor node in node-red to work with the Bluemix 3rd Party service CloudAMQP ? My MQTT nodes work perfect with other brokers like iot.eclipse.org or ...
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Prevent server downtime affecting website

I am setting up a webserver which is running Ubuntu 12.10. I use Canonical Landscape to manage the system and any future systems I may add. I am wondering about the best way to prevent website ...
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How do I setup a cloud server to share and sync files on ESXi hosted environment? [closed]

I want to setup my private cloud network for my company for syncing and sharing files. Instead of using existing players like dropbox, google drive, amazon etc. I want to setup my own cloud ...
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What is the difference between monitoring only one host and cloud?

With the cloud computingtechnology is used very extensively, I am very curious about what is is the difference between monitoring only one host and cloud. For example, I can use top or ps command in ...
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How does Cloudflare's DDOS protection work? [closed]

I am interested this purely because no matter how many times I read up on DDoS protection, I never really understand how it works. The nature of DDoS is that botnets will flood your server with HTTP ...
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How to log in on Fedora 22 Cloud image running on VirtualBox

I've just downloaded a Fedora 22 Cloud image and ran it on VirtualBox under Windows, everything works pretty well, except that it asks me for a username/password. The problem is that every place I've ...