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Remote sudo edit in Vim

How can I edit a remote file with sudo? I have ssh/scp access to remote server, and passwordless sudo on it. I want to edit /etc/some/file as remote root, so I ran: $ Vi scp://server/etc/some/...
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Looking to create a batch file capable of editing a line (or word) in a text file

I have a text file (...\config.txt) containing 2 lines which looks like: Preamp: -4 dB Include: surround.txt I need to change "surround" to "headphones" in that config file. I really need to make 2 ...
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How to get SubEdit under Windows 7 working?

I need SubEdit Player to run under Windows 7. But every time I try to start I get "Class not registered" error. Yes, I tried to install the Vista Patch, but doesn't work under Win 7. Anybody got any ...
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Edit files stored in Dropbox without downloading them to a computer?

Is there any way to edit files stored in DropBox without downloading the files to my computer? I have a lot of text and Microsoft Word files stored. This seems to be possible on the Mobile App on iOS ...
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How to edit the photoshop patterns?

I wonder if there is a possibility to edit the source image of the patterns from the preset manager in photoshop. On right click on a pattern the only options are Delete Pattern and Rename Pattern.
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Image manipulation filter needed: unobtrusively hide an area by blurring or smudging?

I would like to hide an empty area of a panorama stitched with hugin (using the GIMP). Hide in the sense of blending it in unobtrusively. I.e. fill the area with the average color of the surroundings ...
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How can the Table of Contents in a PDF file be edited?

How can I edit the Table of Contents of a PDF file on Linux? I tried pdfedit but I can't find where the content table list is stored.
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Can I turn off safety prompts on file close?

In Notepad++, I generally run with a bunch of text files that I am using temporarily. It's annoying that I have to click the confirm prompt when closing a file without saving. Is it possible to turn ...
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What's mac software is available to create videos like the squareup.com intro video?

This is a somewhat famous video now: https://squareup.com/intro What mac software is available to easily create these effects? Could it be done with iMovie or do you need something like FinalCut?
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Using WinSCP to Edit Website Files Through SFTP

I'm logging in through SFTP using WinSCP. I am able to see all the files of my website and the whole directory structure. However, if I try to edit a file, e.g. an HTML or CSS file, I am able to re-...
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What is a good way to make small audio edits to a very large mp4 file?

I have a video that I'd like to remove a few small things from its audio (coughs, phone vibrations, etc.). It's an mp4 and it's rather huge (over 4GB), and I'm not finding an editor that can manage to ...
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.VOB files editing, converting and showing with right software

please Audio and video editing and encoding help me! My problem is that: last week with my camera (Panasonics VDR D160) i have filmed one of my company clinics. Coming home, i move all the .VOB files ...
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Virtualdub Why isnt it saving my edited down video?

I'm finished editing a video. I hit save as AVI and the result file is my longer unedited video. Its set to direct stream copy. (i am sure i was able to save like this under XP.) If i switch to full ...
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Unable to change the color of a graphic created in Adobe Illustrator into Photoshop

I am having hard time editing the colors of a graphic created in AI and I was hoping I can get some guidance. I do not have too much experience in graphic design so please excuse me if I am not ...
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Combining several screenshot snippets into one document

I have a document containing several hundred entries. It looks very similar to this: I have captured a number of entries from this document using a screenshot snipping tool. Each snipped picture is ...
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Microsoft Word Enable Editing error

When opening a Word document that I am the author of I receive this message "enable editing" and It says, “Document locked by another user”. How can I keep that from happening?
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Sony Vegas Pro 12 - After rending problems - It leaves black spaces in the video

The thing is that the whole video's format is "lying down". Which means that the width is longer than the height. So far so good! But then I want to add some videos that I filmed with my phone. And ...
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Editing files locally with Vagrant

Is it possible to edit files using non command-line editors, such as Notepad++, with Vagrant?  If so, how would it be done?
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modify Excel macro to reference list of text rather than hard code

I’m trying to get some help with the last step of an Excel Macro I’ve been working on. I’ve set up a Macro that will take data from sheets from two different workbooks, and paste them into a third ...
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How to make changes on an excel column by changing another column

So I want to have a column that when I make changes there, the changes are aplied to another column, and by changes I men even deleting columns, I tried using the =&A! formula but all goues down ...
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Intercept and Edit Packets over a Network Bridge

I've been looking around for a way to intercept a packet as it comes into my main pc, edit it, and then let it continue it's journey to the device bridges though my pc. I've tried writing a c# app to ...
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After Effects CS4: Using layer markers

I have a question regarding Layer Markers in AE. What I'm trying to do is have a layer start off normal then in the time line I'll place a marker and have it change its color using Effect > Color ...
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Ideas on cooling a reflowed graphics chipset on HP DV series

I was wondering if anyone knows of a way to replace the bios on either the chipset for the video card or the bios to increase the cooling dynamics.
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script to edit /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow

let say i have 50 user where I need to delete in /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow how to implement the script where it run under one script to edit and remove ID in /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow how to get ...
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Where does NotePad++ think it is saving to?

I can drag & drop a file into Windows' NotePad and see its contents. I can then drag & drop the same file into NotePad++ and see completely different contents. Initially, no data - but I can ...
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Remove word from Noklia Windows 8 phone correction dictionary

Accidentally saved a word "Ihope" on Windows 8 Nokia phone. The intended target was "I hope" and I had forgotten the space then mistakenly hit +Ihope on the correction line. Is there a simple way to ...
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Vimperator: Entering insert mode after search

After I find some text using / on input field, I don't want change to insert mode when there is a match until I press c for caret mode. How can do that? Right now, press n for next match enters into ...
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Flatbed Document Scanner

I have a flatbed scanner hooked up to my older WinXP machine. When I hit the scan button it brings up the prompt asking to what program I want to run. Is there a registry edit, program that will allow ...
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Fixing line wrap using OS X terminal window

I'm new to Mac OSX but I've used BSD "boxes" to successfully run an old newsreader called TRN on. We did manage to get it to compile and it runs pretty well normally. The latest problem I have is with ...
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Most efficient way of having an object move across a video?

I have a still image that I would like to utilize to move across a .wmv file I have. What is the easiest and most proficient way I can accomplish this without having to go frame by frame? I wasn't ...
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How to edit and enlarge the font in a PDF document?

I have a 6" Kindle. I often read technical PDF files, but the problem is that they don't get converted very well to Kindle's native format (for example, code blocks get messed up, etc). When looking ...
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port forwarding - Transmission torrent client

I have a problem related to Transmission torrent client. Specifically on a Fedora 23 Linux distribution. My goal is to increase download speed and surfing on the internet. I found out the best way to ...
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How to stitch tubechop videos together

I have used tube chop for the first time. I used it to chop up 1 video in 4 shorter more relevant videos. I now want to stitch these together so they continually play instead of having 4 URL's. Any ...
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How i can edit the Windows XP setup screen?

I am making a custom Windows XP installer for education. I need to replace the "Windows Setup" string to another string, like "MediaCenter Setup".
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Force LibreOffice to open a PDF in Draw?

I'm trying to edit this PDF with LibreOffice Draw. However, when I open it - I get LibreOffice Writer, with text consisting of the initial octets of the PDF file, i.e. %PDF-1.6 %���� 2 0 obj <</...
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How to stretch our movie on Youtube?

Here is a movie I created on Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-7n-gH_ZM0 but there is a problem. Its size is changed to square when i upload it on youtube which makes it difficult to read. ...
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Font is not generated correctly after being loaded in FontForge

I'm trying to modify a font for usage in Jetbrains IDEA, but just saving the font with FontForge breaks bold. The font I'm using is DejaVu Sans Mono. I follow these steps: Load it up into FontForge ...
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Tracing of history of file editing on a HDD

I have an USB Hard drive. Some one took it away with out my knowledge and left it back from where it was picked up. I am sure he modified a file by plugging the HDD to his computer. Can I ...
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MS Word: How do I format all change tracked text at once?

For document revisions/reviews my company insists on using tracked changes and manually making changed text blue. You may be wondering why we don’t just use the settings to make that text appear blue. ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to Edit files such as .reg, .bat, and so on?

I think the answer is no, but I have asked to be sure. For files such as .reg or .bat, one can right click on them and then choose Edit, which opens the file in notepad, rather than execute the file. ...
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Auto-Fill Textfields in PDF from external sites?

So I've got an editable PDF with 2 text fields. Name and EMail. The PDF is locally as in on my current PC. The database is remote, and has 2 fields called "Name" and "EMail". However it is not a ...
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my HP desktop with Windows Vista wont boot

It continues to loop to a BSOD and I cant get a dos prompt or repair screen, I dont have recovery disks but I have brought up a window, black, with gray title bar that is labeled Edit Boot Options, ...
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Edit characater spacing (tracking) in TTF font

I want to edit character spacing of a TTF font. I mean when you write "Hello", I need to change the font so that it was looking like "H e l l o". I have installed TTFEdit and in advanced I have found ...
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awk remove sign “,” in all columns, if it exists between

My data input file: 508,186,,Name,"VIA PAS, 4",vou1@mail.com, 291,345,,Name2,Votros 73,vou2@mail.com, 911,733,,Name3,zap 101,vou4@mail.com, 9000,32,,Michel,hops 12,"x1@mail.com, vou7@mail.com, vou12@...
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Mess of right-to-left and left-to-right in Unicode

How good Kate editor supports right-to-left text? I see a mess of the order. Not sure whether it is a "feature" of Unicode standard or a Kate bug. http://imagebin.ca/v/1EUMnLMK27aX I don't see ...
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Issues with windows AUC when trying to configure Apache web server

Win7 64bits up-to-date (March 7th 2013) I get apache 2.2 installed and it worked fine in the past (weeks/month/years ago), with php5. To day I needed apache for some tests so I run it (apache monitor)....
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Microsoft Word 2010 Header and Footer assistance

I am using Microsoft Word 2010 to format a book. I need different headers for different parts of the book. I have put them in different sections but my problem is when I click on Header to change or ...