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Is there a way to launch persistent cmd windows through SSH?

I want to ssh into a remote Windows box, and launch a .cmd file - the caveat being that the command window has to stay open for the launched application to remain accessible. Is this possible?
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Recover Persistent Storage from Fedora Live USB

I'm using Fedora Live 19.1 on a USB drive to try salvaging a harddrive with bad sectors using ddrescue. The program was doing its thing and then crashed after 5 hours (as expected), but I'm supposed ...
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Can I update a Mint 14 Debian-Edition persistent Live USB System

I've installed Mint 14 Debian Edition on an USB-Stick (actually a SDCard in an USB card reader) with the help of UNetbootin, created an additional ext2 partition called live-rw and added the ...
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Persistent PuTTY sessions for multiple windows

I'm working in various Linux environments through PuTTY connections which break from time to time. I'm looking for a solution to make the PuTTY windows persist (e.g. if I was editing a file, then ...
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non-persistence in VMware Fusion

I am trying to configure a VMware VM to have a non-persistent disk. This is as simple as making the disk independent f the VM, and selecting the non-persisent option. How do I do this in VMWare ...
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How to clear persistent storage on live Linux USB?

I created a live Ubuntu USB that has persistent storage using Universal USB Installer. Every time I boot the USB, I keep getting an alert message telling me that the drive is low on space. Is it not ...
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Using an Arch Linux persistent USB on mac

Ok, so i following this guide on the Arch Wiki https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Installing_Arch_Linux_on_a_USB_key, and installed Arch successfully to my 16GB sandisk cruzer. Ive got 3 partitions, ...
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Non persistent installation of Windows (XP, Vista, 7)

How do I install a non-persistent operating system (using Windows XP, Vista or 7)? For example, all changes like testing updates should be automatically deleted as soon as the computer shuts off. I ...
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Is it possible to sync my dictionary like I do my bookmarks and preferences?

Modern browsers allow me to keep important things like passwords, bookmarks, etc. synced up in 'The Cloud'. I mainly use Firefox and Chrome. However, I'm unaware of a way to sync the changes I've ...
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Why might my Fedora 15 live USB persistent storage not work?

I created a Fedora 15 "live" USB stick using the live USB creator found at https://fedorahosted.org/liveusb-creator/ and the Fedora 15 i686 Desktop ISO image with the persistent storage space set to ...
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bradford persistent agent login not coming up

Wired connection. Desktop. It downloads and installs fine but at the point where the login is supposed to pop up. Nothing happens. Bradford says I have normal network access and it never shows it ...
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How to make ping more persistent with unresolved hostnames

When I try to ping a hostname of a computer that is down, I get en error that it cannot resolve the hostname. $ alice:~ me$ ping bob ping: cannot resolve bob: Unknown host Is there a way I can make ...
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Windows 7 “Guest mode” implementation?

Windows 7 beta had a feature called "Guest Mode", based on SteadyState or PC Safeguard that was available for Win XP and Vista. SteadyState was perfect! But for some reason discontinued support for ...
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Not authorized to mount on persistent-USB Lucid installation

Background. I use a persistent Ubuntu installation on a USB stick (16GB). The purpose is to carry the USB flash instead of a netbook/laptop; I usually find a laptop/pc handy close by to work with so ...
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I'm running Ubuntu notebook on a USB drive with 1GB persistence. Where are my XAMPP files?

I just began running Ubuntu Notebook on my 2GB USB stick, with 1GB persistence. After I installed XAMPP, I rebooted to make sure the persistence was working. It worked! My XAMPP installation worked, ...
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Install persistent Ubuntu Lucid Lynx on 16 GB pen Drive

I am using Windows XP and I want to install Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx on my 16 GB pen drive. I have a live Ubuntu disc. I want my install to be persistent so that whatever changes I make are ...
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Install Lubuntu to Flash Drive

How can I make a persistent install of Lubuntu on my flash drive, so I can boot from my flash drive and save changes and files?
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How do I have a network share mount in Mac OS X persist between reboots

I currently connect to a Windows (smb) share via the Finder -> Go -> Connect To Server. I have to type in the IP (although I have saved the credentials in my keychain). If I reboot or logout, I have ...
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How to make Slitaz USB persistent

I installed Slitaz on a USB pendrive. However I can't figure out how to make it persistent automatically. There are different sources telling me different ways to make it persistent. One told me to ...
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Making a Live Thumb drive boot with Persistent files, settings AND *drivers* that load on boot?

I have seen https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LiveUsbPendrivePersistent but it's a mess. What methods support persistent drivers as well as files and settings and don't screw up lifespan of the flash drive? ...
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saving changes in fedora live usb

I recently installed Fedora 12 on my USB drive. But I am not able to save the changes I do in a live session. I created 2 users and put some icons in desktop... But after I restarted Fedora from the ...
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Ubuntu live CD and installing new applications onto a USB drive

Background: I am a programmer that occasionally has access to other computers when on vacation or something. These are generally the machines of friends or family, so randomly installing Ubuntu on it ...
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Installing Xubuntu to Flash Drive

How can I make a persistent install of Xubuntu on my flash drive, so I can boot from my flash drive and save changes and files?