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OFL Fonts - Allowed to embed in Word template?

I'm working on a Word template for a client who has this custom font in Open Font License. I've never done any work previously with fonts like this, and I read that it's meant to be open source and ...
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Need to Reference multiple sheets with IF(OR(AND( imbeded

I need to reference 3 sheets, "Shipping", "Equipment", and "Inventory", where Column A in Shipping and Column A in Equipment both refer to the Location Number, and Equipment Type is designated by text ...
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Can I create a burnable image from a custom vagrant box

I'd like to create and develop on a UbuntuMate image using vagrant. My question is, can I then create a burnable/bootable image of that OS and bootup on my raspberry pi? Can an image lauched and ...
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Embedding an excel file on a website for further editing?

I have been provided with an excel sheet that has a tonne of calculations on it (an economics model) and have been asked to place it online. It would take days to debunk and code into a webpage, so ...
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Possible to recover a word file embedded within a temporary internet word file?

I was emailed (in outlook) a word document that contained the instructions for a job test. The word document contained a number of other embedded word files, including a template for preparing your ...
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Prevent IP address conflicts on a heterogeneous network consisting of PCs and embedded systems in a retail environment

In our LAN environment (wired and wireless), IP Address conflict almost always gets our systems down. We have a lot of equipment connected to the network: PC's, Access Points, RF, weighing scales, ...
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Compatibility with FAT32 using 1024 sector size

On an embedded system, we are using FAT32 with 512 sector size on SDCard. We will be writing files of 800k and need to do this quickly. Our filesystem code writes in blocks of 512 to the SDCard ...
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Is it possible to activate WES 2009 after the trial key has expired?

If a Windows Embedded Standard 2009 OS is built with a trial license key, it will expire after some amount of time (either 30 or 120 days, I'm not sure which). It's very easy to give the system a ...
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Do I need an embedded system, custom os, or embedded os? [closed]

I have been toying around with the idea of developing a "kiosk" for in-home users that may or may not have knowledge of computers or how to use them. For sake of argument lets say my "kiosk" is ...
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What is the proper definition of an RTOS?

I have yet to find a definition of an RTOS that is specific enough to have meaning. The best one I can find is on wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Real-time_operating_system However I have some ...
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Using SELinux with a modified OpenEmbedded release

I'm new with OpenEmbedded, so bear with me if I get some things wrong. I would like to support SELinux on an embedded target that uses a modified OpenEmbedded Linux distribution. I have enabled the ...
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Performance ECDH on STM32F4

Can someone give me an indication on the performance (time) of ECDH executed on the STM32F4 board. The STM32F4 has hardware acceleration for ECC ...
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Windows 8.1 Embedded - OS folder grown to 14gb and takes entire drive

I'm running Win8.1 Embedded on a small board computer, with a 16gb drive (it's built-in, can't replace it). It's an almost clean install, and the Winodws folder just keeps growing and is now 14gb. I'm ...
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Trouble Changing Brightness (Advantech MIO-5721)

I have a small embedded system (Advantech MIO-5721) that I am working on that needs to be able to reduce its brightness for power saving reasons. The LCD (Mitsubishi Electric AA084XE01) is connected ...
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How to open a PDF embedded in Word document if I do not have the same (or compatible) version of Acrobat as the creator of the Word document?

I occasionally receive Word documents (older style that has .doc extension) that have PDF files embedded in them. Recently I have noticed that when I try to open these PDFs, I get this error "The ...
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ipconfig alternative on Embedded XP

Is there a way I can see what the IP address is of an embedded XP computer since "ipconfig" does not work? Thanks!
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Utilite Pro (Compulab) not booting from USB nor MicroSD

The first days I tested my Utilite Pro device it booted fine from MicroSD card with Kali v1.1.0, but now it seems to just ignore any inserted MicroSD or USB pendrive, and the boot goes always to the ...
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Windows 8 embedded sporadic/randomly goes to sleep. Possibly network related

I have 2 PC's running Windows 8.1 Embedded. Last week after months of up-time they went to sleep. There was no windows event logging to match this, only PnP messages from plugging my keyboard in to ...
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Embedding videos in Evernote notes?

Using the Evernote web clipper, I have the option to clip Youtube video pages. This results in a note with an embedded video thumbnail, which when clicked opens the Youtube page: How can I ...
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How to change the linked batch file that embedded in a Word 2013 .docx file?

In Word 2013, we would insert an embedded object that link to a batch .bat file as below snapshot. A sample of such file can be downloaded here - double clicking on the embedded file will say Hello ...
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Pulseaudio dont opens PCM device

I have IMX6Q based board and want game with pulseaudio. My board have 3 sound devices. # aplay -l **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices **** card 0: tlv320aic3xaudi [tlv320aic3x-audio], device 0: ...
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How to remove navigation bars and buttons from CEF3 client example app

I just downloaded cef_binary_3.2378.1280.gb6e5310_windows32_client and it's working fine, but for other projects I need to remove the navigation bars, buttons and borders of the application window ...
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Upgrading 7 Embedded to SP1

I have approximately 100 devices out in the field with Windows 7 Embedded installed. I have a requirement to upgrade the IE version to a newer version (10 or 11), for this I need to update the ...
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Embedded linux machine shutdowns itself

I have a tablet computer with some preconfigured embedded Linux onboard. There’s a strange problem I cannot get over: This tablet automatically shuts itself down within 60 seconds after it starts. ...
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connecting PC-104+ to laptop

I purchased a stereo camera vision system that process the data using an FPGA which uses a PC-104+ interface (typically used by embedded applications) to connect to an embedded computer. I would like ...
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linux kernel starting issue (file system corrupted) on nand flash memory

please look at here for the trace. To make it short : I need a way to erase flash memory (Root file system) on my arm device to be able to install a linux kernel + file system again. So, let me ...
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What could be reason for Tx packet error in ifconfig output

I am working with MAC to MAC MII link in my embedded board. one end of link has MPC8569 processor (free scale) and other side has BCM68610 controller (broadcom). I am trying to ping my switch from my ...
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ethernet port is not detected in freescale MPC8569 board after kernel updrade

I have a freescale MPC8569 embedded board. previously, I put linux version 2.6.32 on it and all interface connected to processor are working properly. Now, I upgraded my linux version to 3.10 and now ...
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Run ifconfig without sudo

I have an embedded Linux running on a imx6 platform. This is a freescale embedded linux. The problem is that there is no sudo available for this linux, but I need to activate and deactivate the wlan0 ...
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How to resize embedded word file properly in word 2013?

I love to embed an external file into Word .docx file since that helps me to "outsource" the content - I don't have to put the whole big content into one-only file. Below is how we can do such ...
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Remote access to a windows XP Embedded system running a Java based HMI Screen

What options are available to me to be able to get remote access to a Windows XP Embedded machine that is being used as a machine interface (HMI, GUI) the HMI is running a Java based software and I ...
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Getting IoT devices to connect to an authenticated wifi network

I have several Internet-of-Things devices such as the Intel Galileo and Raspberry Pi. I'd like to connect these up to the internet obviously, because without it they're just things. Unfortunately my ...
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How do web-servers “listen” to IP addresses, interrupt or polling?

I'm trying to understand the lower details of web servers. I am wondering if a server, say Apache, is continuously polling for new requests or If it works by some sort of interrupt system. If it is an ...
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u8glib - 8 Bit Embedded Systems

u8glib - is described as graphic library for "8 bit embedded system" In the main page: https://code.google.com/p/u8glib/ It is described as compiled for Arduino, AVR and ARM. I would like to ask: ...
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Higher overlay modes on Freescale i.MX 6 Dual

I am playing 1080p video on Freescale i.MX 6's IPU 0 Display 0 Background DI (/dev/video16) and want to overlay it with Qt application via Overlay DI (/dev/fb1). It works really great, but only in ...
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Starting a .jar GUI file using Linux

So I have Raspberry Pi running Debian and I also have a .jar program that has a GUI for Point-of-Sale System. So how do you configure Linux to start the x window system without displaying a full ...
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WinCE 6.0 device cannot access network shares

We are using some sort of embedded device which runs on WinCE 6.0. It's connected to our network via domain with DHCP enabled. Now, to access a shared folder of another system running WinCE or ...
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copy file from network device to local computer from SSH via TFTP

Network device (embedded Linux OS, SSH-enabled) connected to local computer (Windows OS). What is SSH command to copy binary file from network device to local computer via TFTP? Also, what's command ...
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Playing AVI Embedded in Powerpoint on a Mac

I had a look at this site for a solution for my particular situation but was unable to find any that are specifically on point. I have a Powerpoint presentation originally created using an older ...
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What do embedded systems run [closed]

I know that Linux is a huge part of the embedded systems thing, but what about things like pacemakers and insulin pumps? Do they run a custom "distro" on the Linux kernel? How complex is the ...
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What is the Linux command that encapsulates almost all of the other commands?

I remember that for Linux running in embedded systems, due to size limitations, it can't pack as many commands as in ordinary workstations. So there is a do-it-all command that can mimic almost all ...
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How to send mail in Lotus Notes 8.5 with Embedded code

Anyone can tell me please : How to send mail in Lotus Notes 8.5 with Embedded code ? I tested with embedded youtube video, and it doesen't work. Thanks in advance
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Reach ssh server behind a router on embedded system using established socket connection

I have developed an embedded application running linux to do remote I/O control. The application open a socket connection to my server to communicate, periodically, the state of the I/O and getting ...
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Can't open ASP.NET site on POSready 2009 machine w/ IE 8

When the site gets built, it autopublishes to a LAN location (10.x.x.x). I can reach this location no problem from my workstation. But when I try to go there from the POS machine (connected to the ...
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Can't change system locale in Embedded Standard 7

I have Windows Embedded Standard 7 US English, but for one application I need to change language for non-unicode programs, so that it displays correctly. When I go to Region and Language, ...
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Is it possible to “ping” an embedded device connected through a JTAG interface (USB)?

I currently have an atmel at91sam7x256 embedded device that is connected to my Windows machine through a JTAG interface of USB type. I am having difficulties getting the ethernet port to work, and ...
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How to check/adjust SSH server on embedded board

I'm currently having difficulties connecting to an embedded board from my Linux machine through ssh. The embedded board is a FOX G20 V with a Linux OS. I've tried to connect to the board through ...
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Connect to host port 22 connection refused, but connect to different host on port 22 connection established

I'm working with two embedded boards on my Linux machine. For one of them, I am able to connect to it through ssh on port 22 with no problems. But when I try to connect to another one on port 22, it ...
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Quickly move browser viewed PDF to local PDF reader

I have a problem where I wish to open PDF's in Adobe Reader so that I can search through them. When I open them in my web browser (I am using Chrome) under some sites I can't search through them, ...
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Changing kernel bootsplash image?

I want to display a custom boot splash image on my Beaglebone Black (running Ångström). I know of three places where images can be dumped to the framebuffer: Bootloader (uboot) - needs display ...