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How to bring a windows application back onscreen?

After many reconfigurations of screens I commonly find some applications have saved their position off screen someplace. What is a good way to force them back onscreen so I can reposition them again? ...
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Can Windows XP remember file icon position?

Windows allows you to arrange icons however you like in a window. However after some time when I go back to the window, it has forgotten the icon positions and has completely rearranged the icons. Is ...
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What controls saved / default window sizes and positions in OS X?

I am running both Chrome and Chromium on my Mac. I never notice a problem with Chrome but with Chromium it always seems to start off in a very odd and much too small size and position on the screen. ...
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How to paste Excel data as fixed-width text?

If I copy data in Excel and paste it in a text file, I get tabs between cells. That's not good, I want spaces - and I want the columns to be aligned. How can I achieve this without a lot of effort ...
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How can I get Windows 7 to remember program windows size and position?

I can open Outlook and it fills about half of the screen. I then maximize it to read some mail and then minimize it to do some other work. When I click on it again in the taskbar, it is back to the ...
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Linking to a specific scroll position on a web page

Is it possible to create a hyperlink to a specific scroll position on a web page? For example, I'd like to create a link to http://www.stackoverflow.com/, but with the page scrolled down 100 pixels.
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Why is the power supply sometimes at the bottom of the case?

Shopping around for a cabinet for my alternate box, I've seen cabinet/case that place the SMPS/PSU at the bottom of the case. This is surprising because I'd have assumed putting it at the bottom would ...
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CS3, Illustrator - Where Do X/Y Coordinates Measure from?

I have a project where there are several PDF files. I'm using Illustrator to make these. It seems the point/line of origin is inconsistent from image to image (file to file). Where is the point of ...
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How do I get secondary monitor to display separate video feed in Windows 7?

I need to have a rather unusual setup where the primary monitor must be isolated from the secondary monitor. The mouse pointer must stay in the primary monitor at all times while the secondary monitor ...
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How to tell emacs gdb to show current code line in the center of buffer?

Using the debugger in emacs is nice: You can step through the code with the next command, and emacs will always show the code line that is currently executed, like this: int x; int y; =>int z; ...
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linux software to query the skyhook database

I'm a Ubuntu user. I'm looking for some software which will query the Skyhook database with the MAC addresses of all the wifi hotspots in range of my computer and display the results. I'm looking for ...
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Enable overlapping shapes in Visio 2013

I cannot get two rectangles to overlap in Visio 2013! For various reasons I need overlapping rectangles in my diagram. How can I do that?
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How to center window in windows 7?

How to center window in windows 7?
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Microsoft Word equivalent of CSS “clear” property?

The clear property in CSS can be used to ensure that a new paragraph begins after (below) a floating image. Is there a way to do this in Microsoft Word 2010? (I'm able to position a graphic to the ...
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Desktop application forcing applications position? [closed]

I would like to find an app that force applications position / size, a bit like a tiling window manager, but only for some apps. I would like to keep the posibility to move apps on the screen. ...
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Windows Start Menu position

Is there a way to change position of my start menu in Windows 7? When I press the Start button, or Windows button on my keyboard, it opens the start menu with default position bottom left, just above ...
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Change Win7 taskbar position (overriding GPO, Registry Editor, Admin. Rights)

I run the computer center of my Faculty and the problem is that users manage to change the Win7 taskbar position. I don't really know how they do this as far as I have applied many group policies that ...
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How do I reposition the display of my laptop?

I want to reposition the display on my laptop's screen because I somehow managed to damage some portion of it (and I don't want to spend on this laptop for the time being). Please refer the following ...
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can ffmpeg streaming jumpt to certain position?

I am working with ffmpeg. I can get a thumbnail from rtsp via command like below. ffmpeg -itsoffset -4 -f rtsp -rtsp_transport tcp -i rtsp://fostv.com:554/test/smarttv_sample.ts.pac -vframes 1 -s ...
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How to save window positions in GNOME?

I have to do a lot of programming and multitasking and to help I have multiple terminals, emacs and Google-chrome instances open over several workspaces on my gnome desktop. I have these all exactly ...
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Dot Matrix Printer - Paper Position

I'm trying print on linux using lp and lpr at Epson LX 300+II. The overall print works well. But some times my user leaves the paper in the middle at printer tray. Every document I send to printer I ...
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Window popup appears in the center of screen instead of window center

I have a problem in windows 7: In multiple programs, the popup windows are appearing (cascaded) in the center of the screen instead of right in the middle of the windows program which calls the popup. ...
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CRT Monitor - Position Adjustment issues like Vertical, Horozontal, Trapezoidal, etc

I have an HP 5502 CRT Monitor. The monitors onscreen display OSD buttons are not working, Unfortunately the complete display area is moved to middle so I can see only half of the windows and the ...
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expanding boot, moving LUKS root

GPT > Partition2 > LUKS > btrfs I need some additional space for my boot volume, so far I did: Shrink my btrfs volume by 250MB. btrfs resize -250M / Shrink the LUKS root volume cryptsetup ...
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Center a window horizontally only

I'm looking for a positioning tool with an option to center any window horizontally only (i.e. without changing the vertical position). Sizer is good, but doesn't have that option.
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When does Windows 8 Reader app save the current position in the opened PDF file?

I'm reading a lot of PDF books in the built-in Windows 8 Reader app (now in Windows 8.1). Sometimes it saves the current position when I close a file but sometimes not. Can anybody tell me when this ...
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How to lock an image in Microsoft Word 2007

I have a picture and I want to fix and lock its position in MS Word 2007. I have done this: Select the picture. On the Format menu, click Picture, and then click the Layout tab. Click the ...
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Computer Fan Placement (only 1 fan) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Optimal Fan Placement and Direction for Air-Cooling a Computer I'm currently working on a computer that only has one large fan. The case has both front and rear cut-outs ...
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How to make Chrome remember webpage position after going back? [closed]

In IE, when I scroll down a webpage, click on an article to read it and then hit Backspace to go back - IE always remembers how far down on the page I was so I never have to re-scroll down every ...