Time is an element of the overall measurement system of for space. Time can refer to the time it is now, according to timing devices, the interval between two events, the duration of an event, or the sequence of events.

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What's the Best data compression algorithm? [closed]

I have a binary file that i want to compress before flashing it in the microcontroller . Let's say that i have 10000 of microcontrollers , so in order to reduce time needed for flashing ... To add , ...
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Why two O/Ss on the same machine have a 1 hour clock difference?

My machine has two O/S, a Linux distribution (primary) and a Windows 7 (used seldomly). Both O/Ss are set on my time zone (UTC+1). Depending on how I set the time on the BIOS, either Windows shows ...
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HFSplus showing folders as files

I used to own a macbook which broke. I am now using an Ubuntu laptop. I am trying to recover my files from the Time Machine HDD, some folders are showing OK (like Library and my username) but inside, ...
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Force domain PC to sync time with another domain PC

I thought this would force workstation 12, at 14:53 (time) to sync with whatever time was on workstation10. at \\workstation12 14:53 net time \\workstation10 /set When I execute the command, the ...
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Windows 8 is reseting time after set to UTC

I changed timezone like suggest in this answer But every hour Windows is reseting the time. I disabled sync from internet but the problem continues How can I solve that error?
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How to track time spent waiting for webpages to load

I would like to track the amount of time I spend waiting for webpages to load in Firefox or Chrome(ium) in a given time period (1 day for example). I am NOT trying to optimize a single page or ...
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How do I make a virtual machine with non-standard speed of time (timescale)?

I think it should be technically possible, but I don't know of any ways to do this in already existing software. What I mean — the "hardware" clock in the VM should be able to run at different ...
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Make time on bottom right disappear in Windows 8.1

I'm bored watching the time in Windows. I am currently using Windows 8.1 Do you know how can I make the time to disappear? Thanks in advance.
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Windows 10 Big Time Doesn't Have Leading Zero

I have my Windows 10 time format set to HH:mm:ss but for some reason, after clicking the time and date in the right hand corner, the time that appears doesn't have a leading zero. Is there any reason ...
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Simulation time change multisim

Is it possible to change the simulation steps in multisim? (more exact and more detailed simulation results). I have an output that changes quite fast in time, so at the moment the measurements are ...
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How do I calculate the total busy time between several start-end dates

I have a table like this: Event Start End 1 1/1/2015 10:00 1/1/2015 10:05 2 1/1/2015 10:02 1/1/2015 10:07 3 1/1/2015 10:10 1/1/2015 10:12 I want ...
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BIOS date/time reset

After 5 years of heavy use, I noticed that my laptops fan is constantly on, so I decided to change the thermal paste of the cpu. Everything went fine except for some strange reason my laptop keeps on ...
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Time gets out of whack on Yosemite

Every once in a while the time gets out of whack on my MBP 2014 running Yosemite. Just right now I noticed it was roughly half an hour slower. I fixed it by going to the Settings->Time Zone, unlocked ...
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Wipe hard-drive split over several days?

My problem is that wiping the drive takes 1.5 days, and I absolutely need to have my computer off during the night. My fan is too noisy, my room is very small, and I sleep next to the computer. Is it ...
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Is there a way to enter negative time into cell in Excel?

I am trying to enter a negative time value into a cell and receive the error "The formula you typed contains an error." I have tried changing to the 1904 date system but receive the same error. The ...
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How do I change time format in Windows 10 Windows Update scheduler?

My Date & time format are set correctly as far as I can surmise, I live in Finland, but prefer English as my OS language, yet, parts of Windows 10 UI seem to follow the 10PM/AM style instead of ...
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How can I fix orcad 10.3 capture cis late start issue?

I design my schematic and PCB with orcad 10.3 but I have a problem . I updated Windows from Windows 7 to Windows 10. When I try open cadence it takes a lot of time. I mean it opens too late. Also when ...
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Time Synchronisation on Guest Domain Controller

We have a Domain Controller hosted within Hyper-V on a Server 2008 OS. Recently, we noticed that the time on our local machines was out by a few minutes at this site. After some investigation, I ...
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Excel lookup table based on time

I need to set up a way that I can tell which shift certain things happen in. I have a table that has all the times, but I would like to attach each time to a shift (i.e. if this happens between 14:00 ...
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How to disable time synchronization in Linux Mint

My system: Linux Mint 17.2 MATE 32-bit My settings: Menu -> Administration -> Time and Date -> Configuration = Manual (that means do not connect to internet time servers) I do NOT have ntp ...
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Windows 10 force user logoff

Is there a program in Windows 10 or other Windows that can manage the user's logon hours (force logoff after specific time)? I know that Windows 10 and below has it built in, but the problem is that I ...
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ntpdate gets date from future

I have a custom built board with A20 core and it doesn't have a battery. Every time I boot the device I have to sync time with the server. So, I wrote a script on boot up as: until ping -nq -c3 ...
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Error when trying to synchronize Windows 7 time

I believe I had a power outage last night and when I started up my Windows 7 machine the time was all messed up (as far as I know this is not the year 13324). This usually happens with the system ...
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Using Open Office to list time elapsed in months

I'm new to open office and using the spread sheet for a database of cattle on my farm. I need it (amongst other things!) to be able to calculate the age of the cattle in months. So, in column B I ...
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Time displayed on taskbar and calendar are different on Windows 10

I recently upgraded from windows 7 to 10. I took this screenshot As you can see the time shown in the popup is 4:54 pm The time shown on the taskbar is 8:06am. Interestingly this still hasn't ...
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Log time spent between switch a Windows on and off

I want to log the time I spend between switching my PC on and when I switch it off; like have a text file updated with records of each time I switch my PC in the morning and switch it off at the ...
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Windows 10 image from Clonezilla comes up in GMT-1

Mixed Win8.1 / Win10 shop, Linux infrastructure. Jenkins runs machines; OS, apps, drivers, Clonezilla supplies OS images. Images installed by PXE boot/Jenkins coercing it. With release of Win10, ...
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Windows 10 Family Safety: Time limits and screen locking

I recently set up my son's computer with family safety, and I have him limited to 3 hours of total screen time per weekday. I have told him that when he gets up to go outside, eat, or whatever to lock ...
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How to change Windows 10 Lock screen time format?

My Windows 10's time format is 24 hour clock, this includes the taskbar but the lock screen is still 12 hour clock format. How do I change the format of my time in lockscreen?
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Formatting time s:mm.00 in Excel (Office 2010) and graphing

My son is a competitive swimmer. I would like to make a stacked bar chart using the various time standards for each stroke. The times are listed in m:ss.00 format. I have several problems I need help ...
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How to set time synchronization server from command line?

I need to set "the name of the synchronization server" and check "enable synchronization" option from the command line (possibly using W32tm.exe). I tried different options, manage to only manually ...
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How can I set 24 hour time in KDE5

It seems the new way to set your preferred date format is by country and language. I've never thought about this method but I guess it encourages people to be more multicultural, researching how ...
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date/time setting does not work after unplugging power adapter or sudden power cut in linux

For some reason, I want to configure the date/time in my Linux (CentOS 6.5) to be different from the REAL date/time, but the setting won't work if I turn my computer(desktop not laptop if this ...
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Get wall-clock time of a windows process with command line

Is it possible to get an uptime from a windows process which is not based on the clock settings of the system? A linux-based solution is something like: ps -eo comm,etime With some researches, I ...
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How is time calculated between the Mobo/BIOS and the OS?

I'm attempting to work through this issue where a Windows 8.1 PC regularly loses track of time, sometimes going from (as an example) 1pm on one day to 8am on a previous day. The values vary. Every ...
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How to best manage the run of several processes?

My computer has 6 cores. I have to run 12 processes. Each process takes exactly 10 minutes. I want to consider (for the sake of the argument only) two scenarios: I run 2 processes successively on ...
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Leap Seconds in Windows

A leap second was recently added on June 30, 2015 23:59:60 UTC. How are leap seconds implemented in Windows (specifically Windows 7)?
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How do I set the time on my Ubuntu

I run my ubuntu on a virtual machine and the time does not update. How can I set up my machine so that everytime I turn it on the time will be correct? Ubuntu 12.04 running on a VMware VM with a W7 ...
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If I change my computer's clock, will Area-51 think I'm on a different time? [closed]

On Area 51 Stack Exchange, you can only post 1 site proposal per day. What if I change my computer's clock? Will I be able to post multiple proposals per day? What if I change the clock back to where ...
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Syncing to a Cell Phone Companies NTP Server [closed]

Not strictly for authentication, I am looking for a way force my Ubuntu NTP Server to use my cell phone companies network time as a basis for all my in home time. I cannot seem to find the address ...
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Why is my Windows “System.currentTimeMillis()” system time exactly 8 seconds behind all the other computers?

I am writing a real time networking program running on multiple computers and I decided to synchronize events using the OS system time. The problem is that one of my computers is 8000 ms behind the ...
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Unable to open two (so far) SSL sites, all others work normally

I have tried IE, Chrome, and FF. I have turned off WiFi on my mobile device and the connection goes through normally. From my computers connected to my internet, I'm unable to load the pages, it just ...
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How to change the date in Windows 7 by using command prompt?

When I try to change the date in Windows 7 using the Command Prompt, I get the error: "The required privilege is not held by the client" How can I solve this problem?
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System time moving slower by high CPU usage

My computer used to have no problems staying at high CPU usage, until a few days ago, which I noticed that this would make the system time move slower. There is around 15 to 30 minute lag for each ...
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Centos set time without ntp

I've a centos 6.5 server. The time is 20mins ahead so I want to fix it. I can't use ntp as I've read it requires an input port to be opened in the firewall but I don't have control on the external ...
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How to limit CPU consumtion of a process group with standard GNU/Linux tools?

I have a bunch of processes of the same name - they take up 100% of my CPU time, I want this to be no more than 50%. How can I do this without installing any extra software?
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Relativistic NTP

I was wondering whether any provision is made in the NTP standard to synchronize time between machines travelling near the speed of light relative to each other. Does NTP even work in these ...
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Time Machine backup to FTP server

How can I get a Mac computer using Time Machine to back up to a server using FTP? I have not tried anything yet and everything I've search for is about 6 years old.
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Get Average of time data in excel 2010

How do I compute average time in my column N my AHT works when I only use =AVERAGE(N6:N7) but when it is =AVERAGE(N6:N755) until the last column , it doesn't work note that there is only value on N:6 ...
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Timer (and animations) running at half speed

I noticed that recently all animations on my PC started running slowly (Aero animations, Games etc.) , although everything else is running normally. This seemed very strange, so I ran a simple C++ ...