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

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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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Don't break header/footer when making page landscape format

I have a document with a footer with page numbering and a header with some centered text. Long story short: I flipped one page to landscape format. Long story long: I made a forced page break to get ...
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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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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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Unable to format partitioned 32 GB micro SD card

I am unable to format my 32 GB micro SDHC card after I made two partitions on it. First partition is FAT32. Second is 4 GB ext3. Now I am unable to format my card and delete partitions on it. It ...
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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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How to format linux filesystem within Windows 7?

I have a PC that once had Ubuntu Linux installed on it across 2 SATA hard drives. The first hard drive had the root ( / ) and swap on it. The second had ( /home ) directory as mount point. This ...
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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: Format rows in sheet B based on value in sheet A

How do I shade an entire row on one Excel sheet when an "X" is placed in column "A" of the same row in a different sheet in the same workbook?
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How can I zebra-format rows in Excel 2010 automatically?

I've got a long list of data (export from MySQL) that I want to print out to tick each row after I've done stuff with it. Is there an easy way in Excel 2010 on Windows to make the table zebra-...
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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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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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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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Libre Office Calc, User-defined Number format permille

I know that LibreOffice allows you to define custom number formats. I have a spreadsheet that displays some smallish percentages (all are less than 1%). I would like to use permille ‰ instead. ...
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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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How many pixels is the A3 format?

The A3 format gives the dimension in centimeters, but if I draw an image programmatically I may know just the pixels, for example I have an image of 800x1200 and so on ... So the question is: I must ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Not Able to delete/ format my Micro SD

I tried almost all the options to format my Micro SD First the Basic Option. Then tried the SD Formatter and it showed that the SD card is write protected. And then I searched on youtube to remove ...
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Make a number display without decimals and rounding in Excel

I want to just enter a number for the amount of inventory we have. I do not want decimal places and I want to type in the number without it rounding. For example when I type in 6, it reads as 0.06 ...
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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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How to format External Western Digital hard disk when all NTFS boot sectors cannot be written to

I want to format my external hard drive which is a Western Digital 500GB, through cmd dos command. But it fails because all NTFS boot sectors are not writable. Here are the commands I gave and what I ...
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Wiping the WD my passport portable hard drive while keeping the default programs

I have had my portable hard drive for around 2 years now and so there is lots of stuff backed up on there that I have deleted on my internal hard drive. I was wondering if there was a way of ...
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Format code in Bluefish?

I asked a similar question on webmasters.stackexchange.com and was directed here. How do I format code in Bluefish HTML editor? There's auto-indenting, that's easy enough to find. Is there a button ...
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Windows Hard Disk Format, Check of bad sectors?

Does a standard hard disk format, not the quick format option, in Windows Vista, do a write/read check of all sectors and mark any sector "bad" if they are not OK? Or is that kind of thorough check ...
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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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Coloring separate rows based on matching of data in key cell

i have a excel file as i want change the sheet that after sort on key column(MasterID), any rows same as key column change color to similar. for example
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What microsoft.net version should I install after formating Windows 7?

I just formated my windows 7 and i have problem with microsoft.net because i moved the files from windows.old/microsoft.net to the new windows folder and it didn't work i also downloaded m.net v4.5 ...
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How to change the font of the heading number in Microsoft Word 2003?

How do you change the font of the heading number? If I get into the Styles and Formatting tab, then click on the drop down arrow of the heading I want to modify, and then edit the font in the Modify ...
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How to format hard drive in Lenovo Z360

So I want to format my hard disk and then reinstall Windows 7. I'm using a Lenovo Z360 Laptop with Windows 7 SP1 installed on it. I know that there's a small protected partition that holds Windows 7 ...
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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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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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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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Moving Windows 10 to SSD from HDD - SSD is not visible in BIOS boot options

I have a fairly new Acer desktop that I just upgraded to 10. I bought a Samsung SSD that I'd like to move my Windows installation and programs over to. It's more than big enough to fit all of the data ...
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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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Can't format or delete any files on SD card

I have a 16 GB SD card i'm trying to format for use. In Windows if I try to format it says Windows was unable to complete the format, and in Linux when I do fdisk -l -u, fdisk just hangs when the SD ...