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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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Cross-platform file synchronisation methods

Within a cross operating system network containing different versions of Windows Clients (Win98, NT, Windows 7) and a Linux file server I would like to sync folders. There are two limitations: 1) ...
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JungleDisk for Microsoft Azure

Is there something like JungleDisk, but based on Microsoft Azure?
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Excel 2007 in the Cloud

I need to find a way to allow users without Excel 2007 to interact with my spreadsheet. The file has some complex macros and VBA code, so it has to be Excel 2007/2010. The users are offsite. ...
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Chrome: uninstalled applications keep coming back

Every time I uninstall an application or extension from Chrome, it keeps coming back. I use Chrome on several computers, and apparently uninstalling an application from a computer doesn't spread the ...
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Join files in the cloud

I have a Dropbox/One Drive/Google Drive account. I also have a very large file to be uploaded (12GB). My internet connectivity is limited, so I will not be able to upload the file in one go. Is there ...
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Can cloud-based approaches like Azure be described as 'environmentally friendly'?

I'm responding to a Request for Proposals for a new insurance implementation. In my response I state that the "the elastic approach allows us to scale-down during periods of low demand, thus providing ...
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In concept, are there any working setups for locally mounting several cloud services for free, encrypted storage?

The reason I started thinking about this was that I remember back when Gmail started offering several gigabytes of space, software came out that "mounted" your Gmail inbox as a drive in Windows (this ...
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Google Cloud Print opens “print to file” dialogue box on printer's home computer--and never prints

When I try to use Google cloud print from a computer not attached to the printer in question (from Google Drive), it opens a dialog box titled "Print to File" with the text "Output File Name:" and a ...
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Can VMware run on top of a OpenStack VM?

Our project has resources on an OpenStack cloud and needs to run an application that according to the application developers 'can only run on VMware' until a future release which will also run on ...
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OneDrive Subfolder Icons Keep Resetting

I'm having a frustrating time with my OneDrive client where, when I customize the shell icons for subfolders inside my cloud drive, it resets the icon to default upon synchronization. As frivolous as ...
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SQL Azure VM Cannot Connect

I have SQL Azure VM Following are the configuration of the VM SIZE Basic_A1 (1 core, 1.75 GB memory) After few hours I cannot log into server using any of following methods. Remote Desktop ...
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Thin client FL300 software?

My cloud computer FL300 thin-client is wiped , how can i install its operating system again , can any one help me with that , i searched for it on the net but i couldn't find anything , it has ...
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AWS free user tier - how to deploy first Rails app

I've signed up with Amazon Web Services free user tier. I'm a little overwhelmed with all the tools on offer. I've been deploying my apps recently to Heroku so familiar with using Git to deploy signs ...
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Can't get Word 2013 to save to Google Drive

I've tried following these instructions and these instructions and neither worked. I still don't see a Google Drive option when I click "Add a Place". One red flag I notice is both instructions say ...
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How to start after installing OpenStack

I have installed OpenStack following the tutorial from here I want to know that how can I deploy simple PHP application using Apache Hadoop on OpenStack? Any reference?
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Cloud Solution without Flavors

On which cloud platform I can create servers with API with specific RAM, HDD and vCPU? I've tried OpenStack, but it requires already saved specific Flavors. Which is strange, I tought it's fully ...
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Error while accessing trystack

In order to test my trystack access i have used the following credentials: export OS_AUTH_URL="http://8.21.28.222:5000/v2.0" export OS_TENANT_NAME=facebook100001138064040 export ...
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Local cloud Gaming (e.g local OnLive)

Is there a software that allows to create OnLive-like server for game for playing in LAN? Computing power and bandwidth is enough to do such thing, software is the only problem.
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Amazon Cloud Reader – Download or Print

I purchased a book in Amazon and it added it to the kindle cloud. The cloud reader application was installed in Chrome running on Ubuntu. I downloaded the book for offline reading. My questions are ...
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Replacing local home server with VPS: Suggestions?

So right now, I'm running an old box with a 2TB HDD in it. I use this as a file server for the home network, as well as a box for downloading large files which are synced via Dropbox. Lots of other ...
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Windows 7 Google Print Service

I'm wondering if there's any way to use a custom Windows 7 print service to send documents directly to Google Docs. My end goal is to use Google Cloud Print to be able to print any document from my ...
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P2P radio broadcasting

I'm looking for a solution to broadcast radio by using a P2P/cloud method, users should also be able to listen to the radio in a webbrowser. The OS I'm using is Windows XP Thanks for answers!
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How do I enable the Cloud settings in Notepad++ 6.6.7 for Windows 8.1 Update 1?

I updated to Notepad++ 6.6.7 and wanted to move the settings to my OneDrive. But when I open Settings->Preferences->Cloud, the DropBox and OneDrive options are both disabled. How do I enable them? ...
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Windows system drive images potentially dangerous to cloud data?

It seems that Microsoft recommends to not move the C:\Users directory off the system partition (e.g. using junction points)1 at least as of Windows 8.1. At the same time however most cloud services ...
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How do I log in to “The Cloud” wifi hotspots using curl?

In England at least, there's this accursèd thing called 'The Cloud', which increasingly provides all public wifi hotspots. Has anyone already knocked up a curl command/bash script/etc to log in to it ...
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How to enable cloud9-latex-plugin

I recently installed cloud9 on my server to provide a platform for collaborative text writing and tried to install the latex plugin following the instructions in README: This plugin introduces ...
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Timed/Periodical automatic uploads to DropBox?

I'm wondering if there are any tools/apps out that allow you to; select a specific set of files/folders -> select a specific time (every 3 hours for example) -> automatically upload/sync the selected ...
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Ubutun Enterprise Cloud - Mediawiki [Connection to instance-FAILED]

I am able to install and setup Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud accordingly. D/led and used Hybridfox to launch instances (Mediawiki) successfully. However, the problem is that after the instance is ...
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OpenNebula API image path

Is there any way how to get path on filesystem to image I've created through OpenNebula API like this? image_pool = ImagePool.new(client, -1) pool_info = image_pool.info image_pool.each do |image| ...
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What happens if I delete the files from Desktop synced folder?

I am using windows 7 Desktop. I want to delete files from my cloud storage. If i delete the unwanted files from desktop synced folder, Does it delete them from cloud or retains the files on cloud and ...
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Remove file binding from OneDrive

For a few months now, I've kept a bunch of documents on my Microsoft OneDrive. Now after I've got a NAS device, I've moved all of them from OneDrive to my NAS. Unfortunately, it still displays ...
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OneDrive uploads deleted files

I have a question regarding the manner OneDrive deal with clients who have been offline for a long time and i hope that there is someone who can explain the mecanics behind this issue. The case is ...
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Hosting space for files (Correct way?)

I am developing an app that will download a few files (around 50mb in all) per user. The thing is, I am unsure of where to upload files do this. (and do it legally). These are the features that I ...
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How to re-mail emails rather than forward them?

I'm trying to automatically forward certain emails - and their attachments - to a mailserver that delivers emails based on the "To: " header. Here's what I've tried: - "forwarding filters" in gmail - ...
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How can I set the “Domain” for a new Project in Cloudstack?

I'm trying to set up, via the cloudstack web UI, a new "project" for a team to use for a certain project. This team already has a few other projects set up, and there's a "domain" that those projects ...
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Online service to execute Ruby scripts

I am investigating the possibility to start a backup up server remotely in case the main server fails. The idea is: Amazon Route 53 monitors the main server The server fails, which triggers an alarm ...
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WD My Cloud disconnecting from network during file transfer

I bought a WD My Cloud 2 TB and when I opened it for the first time, it offered for me to upgrade to the latest firmware version: 3.04.01. I upgraded, then I started to copy my files into drive. After ...
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Remote USB debug for Android

I intend to develop Android but my computer has limited capabilities (low on disk space and CPU resources), so I thought of the following: I use a virtual machine in the cloud (preferably Azure) ...
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Bookmarks Sync problems with chrome

Actually I'm signed-on in Google Chrome. I've trying to sync my bookmark on two PC but very often I need to sign-out and sign-in again to force the bookmark syncing. I've tried to signal the problem ...
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Restoring Box Sync (box.com) using physical media after OS reinstall

I have my Box Folder on a different drive ( D: ) than my Operating System Drive ( C: ) I follow these instructions to set the local folder on the second drive. ...
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where does openshift log when “unable to create gear on node”?

I'm trying to create a new application and I get an error when using the command line (rhc app create -a firstphp -t php-5.3) and when using the console through the browser. I didn't find any useful ...
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How do I start a cloud9 service

Cloud9 is a free IDE available from https://github.com/ajaxorg/cloud9/ under GPLv3. I would like to use this to set up a service like https://c9.io/. The Cloud9 documentations do not mention anything ...
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Can't connect to MySQL server on '127.0.0.1' (111) while installation of OpenStack

I am trying to install openstack on my local machine. I am following the documentation from devstack. The installation process breaks due to the following error:- ERROR 2003 (HY000): Can't connect to ...
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HP CM1415 scan to cloud or scan to email/FTP?

I'd like to have possibility to scan using HP CM1415fnw multifunction printer and send it automatically to cloud (e.g. Dropbox), email or FTP server. I've installed new firmware, which is described ...
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Background Backup App for Mac to SFTP Server

I am looking an app for my Mac that can backup in the background (such as Backblaze or CrashPlan) that will backup over SFTP, rsync, or scp (I'm using DreamHost's 50GB of personal backups). ...
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Hi Speed Cloud Backup/Restore

I have been using JungleDisk which in my case does cloud backup on Amazon. I had to do a full restore and I was getting only 10% of bandwidth on restore (6 Mbits/sec for a 60 Mbits/sec tested link). ...
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How to compare I/O performance between 2 amazon ec-2 instances with different types of storage attached?

I want to compare I/O performance and find whether attaching ebs(elastic block storage) or normal instance volumes give better I/O performance. I am not able to figure out a way where I can just ...