The arrangement of data for storage or display, also used as a term to empty a partition.

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Why Can't I Fit 2GB of Video onto 4GB DVD?

I have 15 X 20 minute videos (174MB each = 2.61GB total). I'd like to burn them onto a 4.7GB DVD but my software tells me there's not enough space on the disc. What can I do to make these videos fit? ...
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NTFS volume in an FAT32 partition?

I've just formatted my new external HDD from FAT32 to NTFS in Ubuntu, but then I noticed that the "partition type" shows as W95 FAT32 (LBA) (0x0c) while the volume shows (correctly) as an NTFS ...
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Default format of a cell is “Time”. Is it a bug?

I have an excel file where the cells take the "Time" format way too easily : It seems that the "Clear format" button (or usage of Range.Clear ) will give my cells a "Time" format, as is illustrated ...
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Excel: Workbook in Dropbox is used by an iPhone and a Mac…Screen format opens as if for phone

I have an Excel workbook (just a spreadsheet, really) that I live and die by every day. It is stored on Dropbox, and I will open and edit it as needed several times each day from my iPhone and/or my ...
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Word: Applying a border to columned text

Is it possible to put a border around text in columns such that the border goes around all of the columns? When I tried to do this, the borders ended up going around the individual columns, breaking ...
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Is there a way to hide the “format” command from the contextual menu in Explorer?

When one right-clicks on a drive in Explorer, the "Format" and "Eject" command are one next to the other. This is mildly disturbing, since Eject is very commonly used and Format is much rarer and much ...
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Excel Sheet Format, Showing Parent/Child nodes & Information

I currently have the following format in excel: Does anyone have any suggestions on how to display this information in a 'prettier' way? I will have many nodes and many 'information columns'.
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NTFS Hard disk about to die, I only have another ext4 hard disk and want to backup on it

Is it possible? Right now i'm manually copying inside it, used ext2 Volume Manager to assign a drive letter to it. Is there any other way to do it? The ntfs is 1TB while the ext4 is 450. The ext4 is ...
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Remove notations not used

I use custom notations in excel for the data labels of my graphs. I've already used a lot of the notations, but now I want to delete these, how can I do this? For example in the picture below, I want ...
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How can I change the date format in MS Word 2016 to show only hours and minutes when mailmerging with an Excel file?

I'm trying to mail merge a MS Word letter with a MS Excel file which contains dates and times as well as other fields. I'm trying to put together for calling people to interviews at different times. ...
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How can I format a drive that is infected by crypto locker?

I am attempting to format an infected SD card on my Mac to no avail. When I use disk utility, and erase the disk, it says it erased but the disk still has the same content on it. I am considering ...
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Notepad++ wild card use with find and replace

I have a 12-digit MAC address such as 5C838F9FE398 which I need to replace with 5C83.8F9F.E398 Since I have to this for more than 200 MAC addresses I thought to use Notepad++ to save time. Is it ...
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Can't Format USB stick after DISKPART

Win 7 Pro on HP6250 x64 I used the steps under getting rid of a hidden partition on a USB drive. That worked but now I can't FORMAT the stick. The last version I tried was FORMAT FS=FAT . The normal ...
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Cannot format/reset Windows 10 Pro

I am trying to do a clean install and am unable to do so. First, I went to Reset this PC in PC Settings but I get this error when I try to remove everything: Next, I got the MediaCreationTool from ...
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USB is not working anymore. Unusable, Unformattable [duplicate]

Today my friend told me that a USB is having a problem I told them I'll take a look. The problem was there were trying to copy a file to it which was 20-22 GB of size (the USB is 32 GB) and for no ...
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How to format external hard drive with Mac OS Extended (Journaled) without a Mac computer?

I want to connect a Seagate external hard drive to my Airport Extreme usb port but I don't have a Mac computer to format it using the required Mac OS Extended file system. Is there a way to do this ...
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CSV file Excel cannot remove hyphen

Have a list of numbers like this 01E01-20 in csvfile. I want the hyphen out but the I get this 1.00E+120- all others like these are just in general format.
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Reducing number of lines per email to show more emails on a page

In Outlook 2016 can I reduce the inbox listing to one line per message as I am used to in Windows Live Mail.
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Not able to Format USB from all possibilities

I have a Sandisk Pendrive of 16GB. Unfortunately, I filled the pen drive full except for 0.98 GB free space. Now when I am trying to use that USB drive in my PC, it is just loading and then I get an ...
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Cannot Manage Flash Drive

I have a brand new Kingston DTSE9 64GB flash drive formatted as exFAT. I was able to use the flash drive at home on my Dell laptop (64 bit Windows 10, Administrator), so now it has some files on it. ...
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After creating a bootable pendrive the size of storage space reduced in Pendrive

I had created my pendrive as bootable drive to install windows 7, After installing windows, i formatted my pen drive but it shows ******3.72 GB free of 3.77 GB****** While i was trying to repair the ...
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How to set “Do Not Check Spelling or Grammar” for a section in Word? [duplicate]

Today I'm trying to copy-paste some code from PyCharm to Word. It works, as PyCharm preformats it as HTML, but it lights up like Christmas lights due to the fact that half of my code doesn't follow ...
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What format should I use?

I have a USB flash drive. I would like to use it on 3 platforms. The problem is that, I can't find any format that supports both reading and writing on OS X, Windows and Android. (I am now using ...
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Formatting a bullet list (in Outlook)

This question is based on Formatting a bullet list when text wrapped next to an image. How would you do that same thing in Outlook?
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Shell Script output indentation

I want to call a shell-script / application inside another script. Every line of the contained script should be indented by 2 spaces. Is this possible? The output should look something like this. I'...
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How to disable format option in windows server?

I want to disable the 'format' option in right click menu for all the drive. It is just a precautious action to avoid accidental formation of drives.
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How can I custom format in excel to place periods (as separators) in an 18 digit entry?

This is regarding 18-digit accounting codes that contain multiple periods, as separators. I would like to enter just the digits without typing in the periods. Example: 112233333444555556 would ...
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View Source code Microsoft Excel

Is there an equivalent to view source code in microsoft excel for either the entire excel workbook or possibly for individual cells? Ideally I would like a way to view a list of every possible option ...
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Centos graphical installer format old disk

In the Centos graphical installer, i would like to format the whole disk and start from scratch, but it still keeps a rescue version from the previous os on the disk, how can i disable that and ...
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SD Card Locked Error on camera

I have a Canon camera. Last week after recording some movies, it took so long to process, so I got bored, and unplugged its batteries :D Then I turned it on, it said "Memory Locked". I inserted the ...
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I don't know if my sd card is corrupted or what? [duplicate]

I can't format my sd card. There is details like memory available and use,I can open the contents, but when i open the content, it will like disconnected (?). It is also the same when formatting ...
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Unallocated Space after Live Disk Creation [duplicate]

I have a 16gb flash drive that I used as a live USB. While it was live, it had a total capacity of 2mb after formatting it, it still says 2mb. I viewed the disk in disk management and it showed ...
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Is there an image format for 2D images plus depth?

Are there any image file formats that encode a 2D image plus a depth layer? I know mpo and jps encode stero images (two 2D images for viewing in the left and right to create a stereoscopic effect), ...
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Cannot format Linux distro

I'm having some trouble with my installation of Kali Linux on my laptop, so I decided to just throw it all away and format it, then install Kali again. Problem is, while it appears that I have indeed ...
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Accidental Format of Windows Hard Disk by Linux [duplicate]

I had Windows on my hard drive and with tons of data on that. Windows got corrupted and all tried failed to repair it and in absence of windows media I tried installing Linux but by accident it got ...
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What is the most efficient way to standardize time formats and find time durations exceeding specific lengths using Excel 2007?

THE SCENARIO: Let’s say somebody hands you a spreadsheet containing a column for the time duration of 416,000 videos. When the information was entered, it was entered into an Excel 2007 spreadsheet ...
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CSV file has dates formatted e.g 20140530 that are not recognised as dates

CSV file has dates formatted e.g 20140530 ( should be 30/05/2014) that are not recognised as dates. Is there a quick fix to convert them to a date format without retyping whole column? Thank you!
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Format a number like a percentage (x100) without the % symbol

This is the opposite to the question Number format in excel: Showing % value without multiplying with 100. I have data which is in a format where, for example, a cell whose raw content is 0.75 "means"...
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Does formatting the disk rewrite MBR (master boot record)?

The title says it all. I want to know whether MBR is overwritten after a Windows clean installation.
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Recover important photos/videos from unallocated space on MicroSD card (if possible)

I'm trying to recover photos/videos from the unallocated space on a MicroSD card, which was used in a Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini GT-I8190N. The previously healthy card appears to have become corrupted, ...
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Clean install Windows 10

I have googled but can't find a definite answer to my question. All the answers are incomplete. I want to clean install Windows 10 using USB. When restarting from USB I want to use advanced and ...
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Can’t use/format a new WD Blue 1TB (WD10EZEX) hard drive

I’ve been having problems installing a hard drive in my new desktop computer, which is booting off of an SSD. It is a WD Blue 1TB Desktop Hard Disk Drive - 7200 RPM SATA 6 Gb/s 64MB Cache 3.5 Inch - ...
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Raw Bitstream vs Container?

I've been researching multimedia formats (although recently, I've been told not to use the word "format" as it's ambiguous.) I learned that a video file is composed of the Raw Bitstream encoded ...
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Formatting numbers in excel so they are in parentheses

I want to format cells in Excel so the numbers the cells contain are displayed in parentheses (both negative and positive numbers). Examples: (4.54) (-2.32) The cells I want to format this way ...
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Format datatable using VBA (values are as Double but String is needed for formatting)

Currently working on a vba script that makes charts automatically. I would like to add a datatable which is done using: .HasDataTable = True However I would like to show the values of series as ...
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Seagate NAS 4000TB drive only shows up as 1677.90 GB

Does anyone know why a 4-TB drive would only be showing up as a 2-TB drive? I have converted the drive to GPT format, but it still only shows with 1677.90 GB. I am using Windows 7, 64-bit, so all ...
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USB Stick Drive Losing Format

I have just purchased a new 64GB USB stick drive. It came formatted as FAT32, and I reformatted with Windows 10 as exFAT. It keeps losing the format, though. The process which I've followed several ...
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32GB SD card shows up as two volumes. One with 256MB of space. How can I utilize the full capacity of the 32GB SD card?

When I enter my 32GB SD Card to my Windows 7 PC it shows 256MB. Running disk management shows the following (disk H:). How do I make one volume of 32GB?
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Format HD to remove traces of Windows 10 and reinstall Windows 8

I've gotten into a bit of a mess. Here's the situation: I have a Dell laptop that had Windows 8 pre-installed. I don't have a key or anything, due to the fact that it was preinstalled and Windows ...
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Reset/restore/recover Windows 10 laptop to factory state

I would like your help with a problem I am stuck with. I recently got a hand-me-down HP ProBook 4530s that I upgraded from Windows 7 Pro x64 to Windows 10 via the "Get Windows 10" app that pops up (as ...