In computers, a window is one of the fundamental elements of a GUI (graphical user interface), usually rectangular in shape and connected to a process, allowing that process to display output as well as accept input. In modern operating systems, multiple windows can overlap each other and be resized ...

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Cannot install .NET Framework 3.5 on Windows 10

I'm about to give up on installing .NET 3.5. I've tried almost everything now, but nothing seems to work. Installing .NET 3.5 from my Windows USB installation via CMD doesn't work, it simply freezes ...
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Apache OpenOffice 4.1.1

In OpenOffice Calc I have entered, in the same cell, two characters in Arial fonts separated by a special character from Wingdings. All looked fine when I completed multiple entries and printed to ...
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Chrome browser window to show Person's name?

Google Chrome browser, Macbook Pro, OSX Yosemite v10.10 In Chrome, I use multiple "Persons" with multiple windows open for each Person. In Chrome, when I click on "Window" and the open windows ...
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SSD not powering on before other drives causing windows to not start

I am not a beginner/novice with computers, hardware and software. I just can't figure out how to fix this. I have installed a new mother board and plugged my SSD drive with Windows 10 already ...
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How to recursively delete directories skipping some directories/files from command line in windows?

Suppose I have a complex path of directories: <ROOT> folder1 folder2 sub1 sub2 folder3 sub1 sub2 ... and suppose in some folders there are files named "skip.me" How ...
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XML Xpath for Windows event?

I'm trying to create an event filter based on the following event XML (an example), but I seemed to be missing something: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" standalone="yes"?> ...
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Reserve minimum space for volume shadow copy

Is it possible to reserve a minimum amount of space used by the volume shadow copies of a given ntfs volume under windows 2008 R2 server? I know how to set the maximum size, but not the minimum. For ...
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SciTE - Add “Open a New Window” command in File context menu

I've configured SciTE to open files in tabs of an already opened session, if there's one, by setting check.if.already.open to 1 in /usr/share/scite/SciTEGlobal.properties. However, I'd like to have an ...
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Android Samsung Galaxy Grand DUOS GT-19082 [migrated]

My Android Samsung Galaxy Grand DUOS GT-19082 crash where the screen just goes dark, and the system reboots after some time like an hour.. it actually goes into a shutdown ...what could be the ...
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Background disappears and reappears windows 10

Recently i am having issues with my asus ux303ub During work my screen suddenly loses the background in a weird way and comes back the same way. You can find a video i have recorded that shows the ...
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Windows 10 blue rectangle when dragging window [duplicate]

When I drag a window on my Windows 10 laptop I get this blue rectangle that appears that follows my mouse around and lets me snap the window to a portion of the screen. I suspect that it may have ...
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Laptop Battery charging only when switched off

I was using my laptop Sattelite C660-1E2 for around three years. Now, the battery is not charging while the laptop is on/working. It is only charged when the laptop is switched off. what will be the ...
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How to protect and save our window server 2008?

In my organisation we want to give the internet connection to our students. They have their laptops and we would like to allow them to connect through our office server (a window server 2008). How ...
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windows 7 start up with the messege fatal error c0000034 applying update operation 248 of 78503 [duplicate]

when i start my window the messege fatal error c0000034 applying update operation 248 of 78503I cannot choose repair because it will not work. tell me any other alternate answer.
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Displaying desktop and using Lync separately

how can I use Lync when I am projecting my computer. I am not sharing my desktop through Lync, just projecting. But I want to continue to message with Lync but not have that show
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Chrome requested to change computer

Any attempt to open Chrome shows a UAC window asking for permission to allow it to change the computer. Clicking Yes sends it to safe mode but it's oversized and blurry. Tried most of the suggestions ...
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Move window controls in Windows 7

I am so done accidentally closing windows >_< Can you tell me any way to move all three buttons a bit to the left, 5-10 pixels would do. Just to prevent accidental click of the X. Unfortunately all ...
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Retrieve message history from Viber PC version

I was using Viber in both PC (window 7) and Mobile phone. application on my phone and pc has been reinstalled. i cannot retrieve the message history on the viber application for pc. Good thing i have ...
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Windows OS shortcut for window file path

Pressing Windows key + E opens a new window. Then which shortcut keys can be used to go file path in that opened window. .
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Can't connect to 2.4GHz side of router with Windows but can with Android phone

I've got an ASUS RT-AC68U which has both a 2.4GHz and 5GHz network. My Win10 laptop can connect to the 5GHz network and everything works perfectly. When I try to connect to the 2.4GHz network, it ...
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How to handle out of memory on windows 7?

I'm using a windows 7 Pro for development related to SQL Server. And I've received an exception of out of memory in Visual Studio 2010 : Microsoft Visual Studio is unable to load this document: ...
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windows: how to prevent background programs from stealing focus?

please don't misunderstand me, i do not want a tool to make a selected window always stay on top - there's already plenty of answers on SU for that question (such, as, these). what i want is that the ...
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Compiz - Can I Disable Switching the Workspace While Dragging a Window

This bums me, cause I am a huge fan of window snapping. Whenever I drag a window to the left or right of my screen, the cube shows, and the window moves to the previous/next workspace. This interferes ...
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Why transfers windows keeps minimized on Windows 10?

I have a issue with my Windows 10 pro. All times that I have any window maximized and if I do some transfer of a file the window keeps minimized. So If there are some file that already exist and the ...
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Very long delete operation

Very often my files are deleted very slowly. Especially if I ask system delete large amount of files. For example I need to delete directory with size ~4Gb. Why I need to wait longer than one day? ...
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Windows 7, click on an active window, click goes past the active page and clicks on the page behind

This only has seemed to happen when programs are not fullscreened. I also have some visual on the background pages through the active page occasionally. It looks kind of glitchy and comes through in ...
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Maximize windows just like Windows on OS X [closed]

I am an owner of a Macbook Pro for a year already. But at work I work with a Windows laptop. And since I really like the functionality to maximize a windows with just pushing it to the top of the ...
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Cannot create new users in Active Directory (Using Samba4 as DC and AD)

I setup Samba version 4.1.17-Ubuntu as domain controller and active directory, and everything seemed to go smoothly, but when I try to use the administrator account on one windows 10 PC domain member ...
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SSH to github using CygWin doesn't work

I followed this article on github on how to generate ssh key but it keeps asking for a passphrase, but I haven't set up one! Even if I set up a passphrase it ignores it and asks for it again. It ...
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Cascade all open app windows

I'm looking for a way to arrange all open app windows on a given screen. I would like to "cascade" them so that part of each window is visible, and when any of them are clicked I can easily click back ...
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How can I determine what causes a mystery window to be created?

I have what appears to be a window which is always created in my desktop environment: See that white bar in the upper left corner? It seems to be a 5x1 pixel window. I can drag it around. Right ...
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How to make MinTTY close gracefully on Ctrl-C?

I would like some servers, like MongDB, to run inside terminal under Windows. I use the following command to run them: start <PATHTOMONGO>\mongod.exe --dbpath <PATHTODATA> Standard ...
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Send UTF-8 characters to Ubuntu over SSH via Windows CMD.exe

I'm on Windows, using cmd.exe and ssh (installed with Git for Windows) to connect to an Ubuntu box. I want to issue a command with a UTF-8 character in the name, e.g. mid3v2 -t "Hamārā" my.mp3 Is ...
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We couldn’t create a new partition or locate an existing one. For more information, see the Setup log files

Last time I had installed chromium os. Now I wanted to install windows again. During installation I get the following error: I searched a lot and lots of people fixed this issue by removing extra ...
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Outlook 2010 Inbox window does not open

I know this question has been asked before but none of the solutions offered fixed my user's situation. current environment Windows 7 Enterprise x64 Outlook 2010 x64 client Microsoft Exchange ...
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Is it possible to use whatsapp in my computer?

I want to know whether it is possible for a computer user to use WhatsApp on his/her computer.I can't find any application by WhatsApp, which allows user to use it on the desktop device.
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Run zip on command-line

I have a bash file with this line zip -q0X "../$1.epub" mimetype But when I run this file on prompt, this error appear: publish: line 4: zip: command not found What can I do to run zip command? ...
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Windows cannot connect to Enterprise WPA2 WiFi access point with EAP-TTLS PAP authentication using freeradius

I was working on having an Enterprise WiFi access point where my clients need to enter username and password (which are in OpenLDAP directory), using AES, TTLS PAP. I setup my freeradius according to ...
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Windows - Remove password used to connect to shared drives

Good day all I've been looking around and I can't find a solution for this. Consider this: My IP - 10.0.0.4 My External Harddrive is shared with letter F: Thus running \\10.0.0.4\F will ...
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How to use Powershell to filter out multi-lines group of text from a file?

I have an error log that I would like to filter out all the known errors using Powershell. I know how to filter by line in powershell, but my problem is that the errors in the error log span multiple ...
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How to mark windows or set windows titles in Gnome3 via script

I'm inspecting different versions of a GTK application, binary with no source code, and doing frequent ALT-Back-Quotes for visual inspection. Every now and then I would lose track of versions because ...
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How to set JAVA PATH in system properties

How to fix “not recognized as an internal or external command” in Windows?
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Windows: How change the view icons on the window lower right corner

How I can change, say Details View icon to List View icon and Large Icons View icon to Tiles View icon ? I've searched everywhere and found nothing about it.
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Ubuntu and Win 8.1 DualBoot with default Windows booting

I am a proud owner of Asus ux32ln with 128GB SSD drive. I want to install Ubuntu as my secondary system (work, studies and stuff). So what I want to achieve is to install Ubuntu that way that windows ...
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Can't view my photos

I have upgraded to window 10. Now I can't view my photos. When I click on a photo tile, a black blank screen appears for 1/2 second and it's gone and I'm back to my photo tiles again. Please advise. ...
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an operating system wasn't found try disconnecting any drives that don't contain an operating system

I reserved window 10 and i got it. After i got it got a problem the startmenu doesn't come out. So i use other way such as reset and i press keep my files... When at 66% its say fail. And i ...
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Avoid back window minimizing

I'm creating a 3d model and I have a small window with a photo of my reference. But when I start using the 3d modelling aplication, the small window goes to the back, as it's no longer the active ...
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Windows - kill a process that stays ontop of all other windows

Problem: I was in an application (Star Citizen), and after alt+tab out I got a blackscreen with my taskbar showing activity/notification on the application. Trying to kill the application by : ...
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Windows running programs while sleeping/idle

I was wondering if there was a way to run programs while a computer is asleep. I know that this may be a stupid question but, i've made my own bot that I would like to run on my computer over night ...
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Is my Lenovo ThinkPad overheating most likely causes Windows 10 freeze?

Recently, after my Lenovo ThinkPad fan was cleaned in repair shop and CPU thermal compound (gel) changed. At some point in time laptop freezes completely and only hard reset makes it alive again. Can ...