A combination of display monitor and keyboard (or other device that allows input) for system monitoring and administration.

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Get mac address of detected bluetooth devices

How can I find out the mac address of all bluetooth devices the adapter has detected (not necessarily already paired with)?
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Why does the underline cursor even exist? [on hold]

If I am in a console Window, I am always confused with the underline cursor. With the vertical line, if you hit Del, it deletes the character on the right and with Backspace, you delete the left ...
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Certain console apps “automagically” open a new console

Without installing anything new, certain console apps (eg xxcopy, diskpart) begin to open a new console instead of displaying the output in the current console as usual: I run CMD, a new console ...
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How can I attach to a ConEmu tab via SSH?

I would like to be able to start long-running processes on my Windows machine (for example, video transcoding) via SSH, then disconnect and leave the process running, then reattach to the session ...
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Hosts configuration on home wireless router

I have a home network working via a ADSL Wireless Router (Sagem F@st 2804). Also, I have a web server working on my pc and some virtual hosts on it. I want to make those hosts to be accesable via the ...
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Groovy console won't load on Windows 7 x64

I've never worked with Groovy before. I installed the executable and the latest JDK from the Java website. I set my system ENV variables JAVA_HOME to C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_77 and ...
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Linux command-line program that switches consoles?

For whatever reason, the Ctrl-Alt-Fn sequence has no effect on one of my Ubuntu machines; the sequence is interpreted as ordinary input. I need to get the system to a console. Is there a ...
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How to stop kernel messages from flooding my console?

I'm using Centos 6, rsyslog logging. Console is flooded with kernel messages. Klogd is not running (I'm using rsyslog) Rsyslog config does not direct anything to the console Even tried stopping ...
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Jittery console after booting into Debian?

This is a weird problem. I think the main thing that's stopping me from fixing it myself is that I can't Google it because I have no idea what terminology I should use. So I installed Debian today as ...
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Unzip a specific subfolder in an archive with the 7-Zip command line version

I want to unzip an ZIP archive, but just a subfolder in it. Example structure archive.zip: -rootfolder --subfolder ---subsubfolder I just want to unzip subsubfolder with 7-Zip (preferably). How ...
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Why is carriage return badly handled in redirections?

Let's have the following code (here in python): print("something\r any") When running it in a console, this correctly produce: anything (after printing something, the caret returns back to the ...
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Auto propagation of bash settings across many machines?

I need to console to many machines through SSH. Including Linux, Mac, mobile devices, virtual machines. Sometimes I need to login to more than 10 machines in one day. I enjoy my personal .bashrc or ...
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Console displays unicode character as [], but can understand them

I have a strange bug in a cmd, it displays any unicode character as . Here what i do: Run cmd.exe(font is set to Lucida Console) chcp 65001 Paste "フォルダー" and every character displays as [], if i ...
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How to copy file in clipboard buffer when running ssh on linux?

For example I am Using Mac and ssh'ed to Linux server(Ubuntu, no X-session) and need to transfer SSL certificate from one server to another (also Linux console, Ubuntu, no X-session), how would I copy ...
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Linux - copy/cut file into clipboard

I was wondering if it is possible to copy or cut a file into the clipboard and then paste it to another directory later on. I did a quick research and only found information on how to copy the content ...
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How do I get audio from a ESXI 5.0/5.1 Windows 7 VM?

I want to run a LARGE Windows 7/XP VM. Like 50+ Gigabytes of ram and 4 cores. I need to be able to console in to this VM, but for alert purposes I need the VM to pass audio either back out to me via ...
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Console Applications and Console Window Source

When a user runs a console application such as ftp.exe or attrib.exe, do they all run under another program which is responsible for displaying the console window itself, or does each console ...
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Change Default Windows 10 Console Font for Batch Files

The question, Change the DEFAULT console window font in Windows 10 answers how to set the default font for the Windows 10 Console (command prompt). However, this only works when running the console ...
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IIS Management Console is not present in web management tool

IIS Management console is not present under web management tool. Two options are there: IIS 6 management compatibility IIS Management Scripts & Tools. I have checked both, but it did not work. ...
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Lantronix SLC Connect to Serial Console

I'm new to the Lantronix SLC and I'm trying to connect it to my routers with no luck. I have an ethernet cable connected from my Juniper router's console port to a deviceport on my Lantronix SLC. ...
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Control characters enter mode instead of regular ones on Debian

I have stumbled upon a strange thing while working on Debian (stretch). After doing some editing in vim and switching between different screen TTYs, suddenly vim had stopped receiving my keystrokes, ...
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Windows console with ANSI colors handling

Is there any console emulator for Windows that interprets ANSI coloring? We use rspec and a part of our team use Windows and the special string for coloring are not very useful for them ;).
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Text consoles on Linux don't work, caused by nVidia driver

I'm using Kubuntu 9.04, a GeForce 9800M GS (laptop) video card with nVidia's drivers, version 180. If I press Ctrl-Alt-F1 (or F2-F6) I should go to a fullscreen text console (instead of the X server ...
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Run cURL commands from Windows console

Is there a way to install cURL in windows in order to run cURL commands from the command prompt?
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How to see console output of ClearCase Project Explorer or ClearCase Explorer as Cleartool commands?

When using Clearcase Project Explorer or ClearCase Explorer is it possible to see some kind of console or logging that shows what the equivalent commands would be in Cleartool? Using ClearCase 7. ...
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Doing some detective work on old computer hardware [closed]

On a recent holiday to Bangkok, I visited the science museum and planetarium that is there. While eating lunch I was very surprised to see some very recognisable vintage computer equipment in almost ...
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Install CentOS 6.7 guest without internet connection via console?

I have problems installing a kvm guest CentOS over ssh on a server without internet. This is what I do: fallocate -l 200G /var/lib/libvirt/images/dbpvvtlzg.img virt-install \ --accelerate \ ...
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How to set terminal size in Android adb shell?

When I connect to Android using "adb shell" and run certain commands such as "vim" or "mc", they are restricted to a "window" of 25x80 characters. Since I'm connecting from a desktop computer where ...
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Add method wrapper to Chrome Dev Tools console

I have to call one really long named method in Chrome console. So, every time, when I haven't got this method in recently called (accessible via up/down arrows) I need to type something like this: ...
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Is there a way to open console in windows for already running process? [closed]

Is there a way to open output for already running process, without having to start cmd and run this executable again?
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Copy currently playing file in VLC using Terminal

I would like to be able to get the currently playing file in my VLC player and copy the file into a specified directory. I would like to know how I can do this using VLC's console interface to get ...
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Text mode at startup + startx?

I'm trying to boot my Trisquel GNU/Linux distro directly from text mode, as I don't want to load the GUI if it's not necessary. I would like to work in tty1 until I type startx, which would start all ...
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Debian console WinKey+*num* hotkey

When I press WinKey+123 in Debian Console, next typed letter repeats 123 times. For which needs this feaute exists?
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Changing proxy from console

I have a little problem with proxy, I'm trying to change the address with reg add "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings" ^/v ProxyEnable /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f reg add ...
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How can I switch line-wrapping on and off from within less

I know I can run less -S and avoid long line wrapping. But can I switch wrapping on and off from within less?
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In Eclipse, is it possible to configure two console views to always show the output from the same applications?

For example, I'm writing a server, whose logs I print to a console view. I'm also using testNG, whose logs I print to another console view. I use the "pin" functionality on the server console, ...
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What is the difference between shell, console, and terminal?

I'm confused with the terminology. What is the difference between shell, console, and terminal?
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How to close a tmux session

I am using tmux to manage multiple terminal windows. Currently I have 2 windows open with multiple panes. I know that I have to use the prefix (for me it is ctrl+a) to enter commands. How can I ...
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mac terminal and iterm does queue up input during operations

I have this problem where if I input something time consuming the inputs I give the terminal does not queue up on the next command line. $ rails c afsdfadfadsfadfa development environment (Rails ...
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How to get Deep Freeze Enterprise Console to report the PC (local) it's installed on?

This is Jan Sher, I simply wanted to know how I could get my own Computer to report into the Console of Deep Freeze Enterprise. I did install Deep Freeze by the Workstation Install program created in ...
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Unix text streams to serve as message queues

The UNIX philosophy suggests we built a lot of simple programs that do one thing well and that we do them with text streams. That is, the standard input/output channels are sufficient means of ...
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Windows console aliases in any cmd.exe? Is it possible?

Thanks to similar questions, i figured out how to use aliases in Windows. I created *.bat file with content: DOSKEY tf=npm run testCucumberFirefox DOSKEY tc=npm run testCucumberChrome DOSKEY tie=npm ...
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Conemu ssh results in “Pseudo-terminal will not be allocated because stdin is not a terminal”

I'm using a Conemu task to ssh into my server. In order to have 256 color for my motd generator support I have put the cygwin-connector conemu-cyg-64.exe in the bin folder of my CygWin installation on ...
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using posh-git with conemu

I tried doing what the fellow at this site managed: https://github.com/rajmenon/KB/wiki/Setup-a-ConEmu-task-for-posh-git--(w--Github-for-windows) doing the same as he using the keybind in conemu ...
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SDL without X (dosbox on console of old notebook)

I am trying to run dosbox on low memory (512MB - 32MB video RAM) notebook without x windows for fun. It's not working out of the box and I am getting "can't init SDL no available video device" error. ...
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How to use different profiles for different console environment?

Can I use two or more different profiles used in my console as the same time? Since, I always ssh to the other machines ,e.g. servers. in my console. Somehow, I always mix it up with my current PC. ...
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Windows - How to redirect all console output to text file? The console program is called by another software that I can't control

It's a pretty complicated issue (at least for me). GUI software at a given moment, calls console software, which outputs something to console and quits. I'd like to save those results to a text file, ...
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How to get the summarized sizes of folders and their subfolders?

Let's say I want to get the size of each folder of a linux file system. When I use ls -la I don't really get the summarized size of the folders. If I use df I get the size of each mounted file system ...
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7-Zip command line to extract a folder from an archive

I'm using the 7-Zip commandline to extract a ZIP archive called abc.zip which is an archive with a folder called 'zipper' with three text files in it (a.txt, b.txt, and c.txt). My problem is when I ...
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Why are console capabilities stuck in the seventies? [closed]

How far have we come in the past 30 to 40 years. Gigs of RAM. Terabytes of disk space. Gigahertz processors. 4K and 5K flat displays. My console has a whopping, wait for it, 80x25 characters and 16 ...