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Embedding a WMV file on the web via URL in a Powerpoint presentation

I've got a situation where I want to distribute a Powerpoint presentation to several people. I want to be able to embed several large videos in this presentation by linking to a URL, for the ...
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embed file in Excel cell

I'm working on a simple "DB" for some people at work and I don't want to do anything fancy. the fields should be something like name , number , notes , File:resume, notes (where file:notes is the ...
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TIF opens via IE, but not within a page

I have a picture: http://www.kconnolly.net/Gallery/Panoramas/Mountainscapes/DSCN2049_stitch_sm.tif Which loads fine when I paste it into my address bar. However, when I embed it within a Page, I get ...
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Parameters for selection of Operating system, memory and processor for embedded system?

I am developing an embedded real time system software (in C language). I have designed the s/w architecture - we know various objects required, interactions required between various objects and IPC ...
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In a multicore system, will each cpu have its own linux kernel?

What i meant was, in a multicore system with 'n' number of cpu's, will each cpu have its own linux kernel installed, or will all cpu's have a copy of the same kernel image? Another question ...
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Linux comand line program, serial (COM port) transmistion, Hex

So I need a program that I can run on embedded linux (OpenWRT 8.09), via command line, I need to be able to transmit 8N1, i need to transmit in HEX (not ascii,) and preferaby also in decimal. As far ...
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Why won't Adobe Reader display embedded PDFs correctly?

I have a user who cannot view embedded PDFs within Internet Explorer. He's currently running version 9.3. When he downloads a PDF to his machine and opens it with Adobe Reader, he can view it just ...
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www.mysite.com or mysite.com are different… help! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: www not present in some websites I have a flash movie that I am embedding on mysite.com the domain i have registered is mysite.com what I don't understand is why I can't ...
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Streaming flash video does not work on my Mac OS X

Flash videos do not work properly on my Mac. On this Vimeo video, for example, it shows only the beginning frame, and audio stutters like crazy, playing audio for a quarter second or so, then silence, ...
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FAT filesystem analysis tool

I have a dump a FAT file system. Is there a windows tool I can use to analyse it, including: Provide basic information (sector size etc.) Validate the file system, basic corruption checking Allow ...
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Need Firefox add-on to download embedded asf media

I am looking for an add-on which would me allow to download embedded asf media (without having Windows Media Player installed, or under Linux). NOTE: The plugin DownloadHelper doesn't help ;)
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How to print embedded images in e-mails?

My boss has been trying to print his e-mails with embedded images, but the images don't print. All we get is a placeholder space where the image should be. Ideally, we'd like to have an option to ...
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Minimum volume size for FAT16

What are the theoretical and practical minimum sizes for a FAT16 volume? I'm trying to determine the smallest Flash-chip size that can handle a FAT16 FS.
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How to install embedded Linux without a console?

My home file server died and it's time to celebrate as I have a new project! I purchased the Lacie 500G Home Mini about a year ago. The SATA 500G seagate drive has died. I've always loved this little ...
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Registering every Windows login try

I want to keep a log with the attempted log-in to a machine. The OS is Windows Embbeded Standard. Is it possible to make Windows execute an application or a script after every login attempt to enable ...
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How to tell if fonts are embedded in a Microsoft Word document

How can I confirm whether or not fonts are embedded in a Microsoft Word document? I already know the process to enable embedding in Word.
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Linux Media Player

I have a SYABAS-based NAS Multimedia Server, which is connected via LAN to a PC running embedded Linux. I can get a list of content on the NAS device, but when I press play, it does not play, but ...
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802.11g USB wireless adapter with Linux AP support

Are there any USB wireless adapters out there that support 802.11g in AP mode under Linux? Binary drivers are a no-go, as I plan to use it with an ARM device. Support for WPA would be very desirable ...