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where are usb movies stored once downloaded [closed]

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1answer
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I have Windows 8.1. Any time I try to download any file on Chrome, Firefox or IE, the file starts, downloads about 3MB, then finishes even if the file is larger than that. The browser says the file is ...
0
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1answer
67 views

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0
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0answers
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I'm trying to drag and drop multiple photos into a folder. My problem is that they will download as the same filename, i.e. photo.jpg. Windows only gives me two options. Either replace one of them or ...
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1answer
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1
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1answer
483 views

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I won't try to get this all documented in this first post, as I am sure you folks will have a ton of questions for me. I am having problems with my home LAN. For several weeks I have been having ...
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1answer
208 views

py appended to filename when saving files

I have firefox upgraded to 9 and then 10. Q installed on ubuntu lucid. Now when I save an htm file it gets saved as xx.htm.py. When an image is saved it is saved as xxx.jpg.py. Same thing happens ...
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1answer
66 views

what could tiny files with the hard drive icon be?

My browser (google chrome) seems to be downloading files which i didn't mean to, they come up on the downloads bar with the icon for a hard drive, but they're only ~50 kb so far it's done: ...
3
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1answer
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I'm using chrome web browser and when I download a file it saves the file with .jsp extension. Everytime I have to change the extension to my desired extension (i.e. .ica). Just setting the default ...
0
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4answers
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I downloaded a large EXE file, but when I try to install it, during the installation process an error message said that some components are corrupted or missing, although the software is compatible ...
0
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1answer
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hey guys, i have a dedicated remote server, where i have downloaded a file say of 1GB, now i want to place the file directly inside my local folder, now problem is i cannot download the same file from ...
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Recover open but deleted file on Linux using ln instead of cp

Say I have a file that's downloading (from a source that's hard to re-download from), but accidentally deleted from the filesystem namespace (/tmp/blah), and I'd like to recover this file. Normally I ...
0
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1answer
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Download folders from dev server to local drive

I am developing a .net web application on a local environment. I have a dev server that the application is installed on. Within the web application on the dev server I have four folders that I dont ...
0
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1answer
233 views

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What is the best way to download this update? Last time it was stopped in the middle and resuming seems not possible with Internet Explorer. Any better way?
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2answers
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For example, see this page Advanced Linux Programming. I want to download all the pdf files linked from this page. Is there a simple commandline way of doing it? Something on the lines of download ...
2
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3answers
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How can I download a file from a SSH session (without using sftp)

I know I can use sftp user@host .... But what I want is to download a file from the existing session. that is. ssh user@host ... do some work ... The main problem I have is that said file is ...
1
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1answer
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Why does wget download specific files, but can't download them all at once?

I am using Windows XP and am trying to use wget to download all the pictures (and some other files) from my website which is going to be closed on a host in about two weeks (so I need to hurry). I ...
0
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1answer
345 views

Cannot download any file from Internet

From this morning cannot download any file from Internet with any browser. I am sure that there is not any virus because I have MS Defender and MS Security Essentials with last updates. My MS Windows ...