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XP blue screens on installer on my pc [duplicate]

I currently have my laptop running on windows 7. I plan on adding XP and keeping permanently disconnected from the internet to run some old games/programs (My pc doesn't have much ram so vm's are not ...
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Upgrading from XP to Win 7, Last machine having trouble with. In a remote Office and it has 2 network connections. Domain problems

Situation: I have upgraded a Domain Network. The Network covers a Main Office and 2 remote offices that connect back using Netgear VPN routers. The home office OK, Remote office one is ok. Remote ...
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How does switching between two frequencies take place in a dual band MIMO WLAN system?

Since WLAN can operate on both 2.4 and 5 GHz, I would like to know how the switching between frequencies takes place in these systems. How will the system decide and switch by itself in which ...
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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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My Acer laptop cannot boot after format? BOOTMGR is missing. How can I reinstall Windows and have my laptop boot again?

I have a dual boot: Windows 8 and Kali Linux. In the beginning I was trying to make a multiple boot USB, to install windows 7, 8, XP or whatever. And when I made this USB, I start trying to see if ...
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arandr doesn't detect my second monitor on the intel graphic

I am trying to a dual screen on linux debian. I have one screen on the graphic card (HDMI) and the other one is linked to the chipset (VGA). The dual screen works fine on windows, on linux i tried ...
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Will not display option of Windows 8 or Windows 7

I just installed Windows 7 alongside Windows 8. Now I cant boot Windows 8 because it automaticaly boots Windows 7 without displaying boot menu. How can I get menu with options to choose which Os to ...
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Ubuntu wrong clock time (universal and local)

Local time and universal time are wrong. They are shifted to -2 hours to the real time. Setting the timezone didn't solve because the universal time is wrong. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and I have a ...
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How i can disable Windows 8 Start menu second monitor?

So i have 1 question. How i can disable this Start menu Win 8 second monitor?: I use Actual Multiple Monitors default taskbar, and disturb me. default: Thank you very much
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How do I configure dual monitors on a Lenovo Thinkpad T430s?

I just got dual monitors set up on my Lenovo laptop. How can I have one instance of Safari running in one monitor and another app open in the second monitor?
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Ubuntu 14.04 says I have no space left

I had been having issues trying to boot ubuntu. When the system had booted I had a blank locked screen. The mouse was able to move and I could access the terminal with ctrl alt F2but apart from this ...
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Regarding uninstalling Linux Mint 17, is deleting the partition will work with no bad effects?

Regarding uninstalling Linux Mint 17, is deleting the partition will work with no problem? I have a dual boot (Windows 8 and Linux Mint 17). When I'm in Windows, I can see from the hard disk ...
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Issuing On/Off command to Monitor

I am using Windows 7 with a AMD R7 Serise graphics card. I was wondering if/how i could issue a on/off command via the HDMI port when my computer shuts off/goes to sleep mode. I know that this card ...
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Why is my second monitor doing this?

so I've had this setup for like, half a year now, and it just now started doing this as you can see, my second monitor is pretty old but after i reformatted my computer, it started having this ...
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How to open two gmail accounts in Firefox

I am able to open two Gmail accounts in Chrome and IE (both latest versions). But when I try to do the same (using Add Account that appears next to Sign Out), Firefox (v32) opens Gmail window with the ...
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Is there a way to programmically capture a specifc area of the screen automatically based on its content?

Im working for a company that takes customers at a register. The customer has a new booking system that doesnt work with these old POS display poles. What I have done so far is to set them up with a ...
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Two (multiple) internet providers?

I have two (multiple) separate internet providers. Is it possible to setup my network so that it use both (all) of them to speed up both download and upload (packet-level routing)? If it is not ...
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How to uninstall windows 7 in dual boot with windows 8? [duplicate]

My pc has 3 partition C, D and E. first i installed win 8 on C and then win 7 in D in dual boot. now how to uninstall win 7 and only win 8 installed.
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Create a multil audio movie in any video fomat without changing video quality

I have some HD movies in some different formats like avi, mkv etc. I want to make them in multiple audio without changing the original video quality and format. I also want to embed subtitle in it. ...
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Unable to turn on laptop after installing ubuntu (secure boot)

I've just bought a new laptop and have attempted to install Ubuntu 14.04 on it. The laptop is a dell inspiron 3521. After installing Ubuntu the power button does not even do anything. What is the ...
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Dual Screens with only one VGA port

I am trying to use multiple screens. Both screens have VGA connectors while my computer only has one VGA and HDMI connection. Is there anyway around this?
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2 monitors - different resolutions - cursor between monitors

Wasn't even sure how do I google this. I am using the laptop screen (1366x768) and an external screen (1920x1080). Is there some way/setting to change the screen height at which the cursor goes to the ...
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Dual boot multiple copys of the same version of windows without an install Cd

I have a HP 245 laptop that has come with Windows 8.1 preinstalled. I need to create a dual boot with the same version of windows so I can use different versions of office. This computer doesn't ...
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Someone please explain how I'm writing to EXT4 from Windows 8.1

I'm dual booting Debian amd-64 Wheezy 7.5 and Windows 8.1 I have 6 drives and I am 100% positive that four of the drives are formatted Ext4 (Formatted in Linux) How on earth is it that when I'm in ...
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How to make grub2 boot another drive MBR?

My laptop (DELL Vostro 3350) have two hard drives: 1- /dev/sda , ssd with Ubuntu14.04 , grub2 installed to this MBR. Installed on normaly hd bay 2- /dev/sdb , stock hd (with recovery partition etc ...
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Dual screens, dual audio with 2 separate audio devices?

I have my TV plugged in to my PC as a second monitor. The TV is connected to the PC's graphics card with a VGA cable and audio is sent to the TV with an RCA splitter cable (note: the VGA and audio-in ...
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how to ensure my dual display settings remain after restart

Every time i restart or start after shutting down my redhat enterprise system the second display is off. I have to log in the type nvidia-settings and then turn on the second display and set the ...
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Not Getting standard boot countdown screen in Dualboot (Linux 6.2 & Windows 8)

I have installed (Dual Booted) Red Hat 6.2 on a Windows machine. In Windows Boot Manager it is not showing Linux, it only shows Windows 8. I am pressing arrow keys but only Windows 8 shows up. How ...
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How to force WAN to be backup on DrayTek router?

I have DrayTek Vigor 2920Vn dual WAN router and I have 2 WANs, one of them is fast, WAN1, and one of them is slow, WAN2. I have configured WAN2 as backup on page WAN -> General Setup -> WAN2 -> Active ...
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Dual Boot: Windows Vista - Linux Mint. Delete Partition , fix MBR

Scenario: Windows Vista Basic installed on Hard Disk Created a partition (after Windows Partition - i.e Windows is in the 1st Partition) Installed Linux Mint Cinnamon 64-bit (UP6) on new partition ...
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One of multiple monitors has wrong orientation

I am using win 7 with dual monitors Brand new Dell computer I hit a key or keys accidentally and now my left monitor is correctly orientated but my left monitor is upside down. I am sure the fix is ...
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Accessing partitions between Ubuntu and Fedora

I installed a dual boot with Fedora 19 and Ubuntu 13.10 in the same machine. I am able to mount the other partitions from both of the OSs. I'm planning to use all the unzipped applications in Fedora ...
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fglrx linux mint dual screen give one screen ok and another smaller

This is not really a question rather a memo for other people who encouter the same problem. i just installed linux mint 16, and i got a strange problem on the scren config : dual monitor each 1920 x ...
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Dual Boot System - Win7/Win8 - Remove Win7, convert Win8 Logical Part. to Primary

I can not find an answer to this - even from several people I know on the tech side. Dual booting Windows 7 and 8. Windows 7 is the OEM Gateway box. My drive looks like this: PQService (Primary) ...
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Dual memory channel unavailable on DELL DIMENSION 8300

I ran a DELL performance check on my computer (DELL DIMENSION 8300). Also I asked for a memorry configuration report. The result is a follows Available Memory 60.92 % Page File Size 3,071.1MB ...
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Dual Boot and Virtualize the Same Partition- Kali Linux in Windows 8

I am trying to virtualize an existing partition, as detailed in this article, as described here in the VirtualBox manual. The Kali install is on a logical partition on the same disk as my Windows ...
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Dual boot MacOS-ubuntu using refit

I am trying to install a dual boot with Ubuntu on my Mac Version 10.8.5. I first installed Refit but I forgot to reboot my computer so that Refit get properly installed. My mistake was to boot ...
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Unable to install boot repair using Ubuntu live usb

I'm installing Ubuntu 13.04 (16 bit ) along with Windows 7 in my Lenovo Thinkpad. I was able to install Ubuntu successfully. But, after installation it asked me to restart now. I clicked on it. It ...
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Dual Boot Menu freezes on any key press

I have windows XP and Vista installed on my Compaq Presario laptop. When I start my laptop at dual boot menu I am not able to select window of my choice when I press key to select the window it just ...
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Second monitor's display is enlarged

My second monitor's desktop background has suddenly become magnified upon restart. (Any photo I select is 'overcropped' so it shows only the center of the photo.) The primary computer's background is ...
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Installing Ubuntu inside Windows7

I have recently bought an HP Pavilion g6 laptop that comes with windows 8 running on it, but I formatted and installed windows 7 instead. Now that I want to install Ubuntu 12.04 inside windows 7 (like ...
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Is there a way to crop screen resolution in windows 7

i'm using a dual monitor setup with a 23,6" monitor and a 24" one. But because one of them is slightly bigger my mouse and other things get off. Is there a way to make some kind of black bar at the ...
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Which usb drive the system boots from in case multiple bootable usb drives are plugged in?

Just now while installing Windows 7 from a bootable USB which wasn't successfully because of some bizarre Select driver to be installed. issue, before the setup had even started, after which I thought ...
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How to connect two monitors

First of all, sorry about my English; I need to improve that. I am a new user on linux Mint, and a really new user of Linux enviroments (I have used only Ubuntu 11 and 12 before). I recently bought a ...
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How to run a cable and an ADSL internet connection simultaneously for increased uptime?

I have a cable connection and an ADSL connection. I often play online games and I want an uninterrupted connection. I have only one ethernet port on my computer. So, when I'm in the middle of a game, ...
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Secondary monitor not working… Or so I think

So, I've been using an Acer 1920x1080 monitor, and recently bought a 1280x1024 Xerox monitor, to hold onto as a secondary monitor. I set it up, and it kind of works. I'll turn on the monitor, it'll ...
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Windows & Ubuntu dual boot.No menu to choose OS?

I just installed Ubuntu alongside Windows 7. Now I cant boot Windows 7 because it automaticaly boots Ubuntu without displaying boot menu. How can I get menu with options to choose which Os to boot? ...
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dual boot of linux mint 14 with windows 8 [duplicate]

I have acer 4750G and is running windows 8. I have 3 primary partition and a single unallocated partition where i intended to install linux mint. The problem that i am facing is the installer hasnot ...