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Is it possible to manually install a package from the package file on CygWin?

I have downloaded the file corresponding to the package "screen-4.2.1-2" for CygWin: screen-4.2.1-2.tar.xz I know it can be installed using the installer, but I was wondering if I can do it ...
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Manual proxy setup won't uncheck

whenever I uncheck use a proxy server and check automatically detect settings, it just checks it back again. I'm running windows 8.1 on a toshiba laptop. I tried doing the same thing but in the pc's ...
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What is the purpose of the lower lens on some laptops?

I have tried reading the HP EliteBook 2540p manual but it does not seem to label it anywhere. I've noticed that this model in particular isn't the only one, there are quite a few models that have it ...
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When writing an iptables save file by hand, how does one calculate the packet-counter and byte-counter values?

I am attempting to write a 22MB iptables rule-set file, the very kind that is generated with the iptables-save command, except endlessly long. Understandably, this takes a prohibitive amount of time. ...
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How to manually install software without breaking APT?

I need automake-1.12.2, however, the most recent automake in my apt-get is 1.11.x. I have downloaded and compiled the latest automake. How do I install it without breaking the current installation ...
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manual steps to install linux on external drive from ISO file AND without booting into it?

I would like to know what the manual steps are to replicate the operation of unetbootin linux utility. That is to say - how to manually install (and by word manually I really mean using the ...
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(Some Program that lets me) Manually Sort Folders in Windows 7

I want to have some convenient way of remembering the order I put certain folders in, without being forced to rename them. Some of these folders may get deleted and new folders also get added, so ...
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Writing Software User Manual in MS Word

I'm going to write a software (written for Windows) user manual for a software that we've written for our client. The manual needs to be as detailed as possible. I'm going to use MS Word 2010 to write ...
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Manual for EPoX EP-8K9A7i

I transferred the motherboard to new case and do not have the instructions for connecting the front panel wires. Does anyone have manual for the EPoX EP-8K9A7i? I tried searching for it but could not ...
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Is there an automated way to edit the names and order of Excel sheets?

I'd like to reverse the order of the sheets in an Excel 2007 workbook and wonder if there is any way to do this other than a manual tedious process. I have around 100 sheets, so I'd like to avoid the ...
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where to download emacs manuals as offline html files

When you press C-h i in Emacs, it shows what's called the top of the INFO tree, and it links to all kinds of manuals: AUCTeX, Org Mode, Emacs, Emacs FAQ, Emacs Lisp Intro, Elisp, ... . Is there a ...
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Man pages in Linux

I don't seem to have all the man pages that I need. For example, my college computers (running Fedora 14) have man pages for ASCII, all the standard C libraries (stdlib.h, stdio.h) and so on and so ...
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Does Catalyst Control Center Manual Fan Control get disabled when GPU dangerously overheats?

I'd like to enable AMD Overdrive and Manual Fan Control in Catalyst Control Center and reduce fan speed to minimum (20%) but I'm afraid what happens if I start using the card heavily and forget to ...
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Why G Does Not Light Up In Network Cable Tester?

I have bought a network cable tester and in the manual it said that all lights from 1-8-G should light up in sequence. However I get only 8 without G, although the cable is in working condition. Here ...
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What are some good software instruction/manual? [closed]

I'm not sure if this is the right place to put a question but I believe this is an important issues need to be addressed to application developing. I am trying to write an instruction manual for an ...
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Looking for a recommendation for an OS X Bash manual

I've just begun to use the Terminal in Mac OS X and I've found the man command very useful, although very often the explanations are too compact or complicated for me. I am looking for a very basic ...
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How to refer to a menu entry in text?

Are there any official (vendor specific?) guidelines how to refer to a menu entry in a program? If I open Microsoft Outlook help there is always a listing 1. Goto Tab x 2. Click on item y 3. ... ...
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Where can I find the manual for a Dell Latitude E5400?

I have a new laptop, a Dell Latitude E5400 running Windows 7 Pro’. I’m very happy with it so far except it doesn’t seem to come with a manual. I’ve checked the DVDs that come with it and can’t see ...
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Using the same source of a manual to build a PDF-file and a website reference|wiki

Me and my colleagues are constantly facing one problem, which I don't see a solution for yet. I hope you can advice me a good one. Let's say, we have a manual or a text-book, which should be both ...
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Where can I get the user manual for Patient OS 0.99?

Can anyone tell me where to get the user manual for Patient OS 0.99?
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how to stop a partition move early

I'm using gParted to try to add some free space to the beginning of a large drive. The partition was 415 GB and set gParted in motion to shrink it to 365gb and move it to the right, giving me 50gb of ...
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How do you search subnodes in Pinfo?

I installed Zsh`s info manuals. I run pinfo zsh I would like find the manual for typeset. I type in pinfo /typeset It only searches the current screen. How can you search all other nodes ...