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Canon Digital Photo Professional 4.0 won't “transfer to photoshop”

After editing a raw image in DPP, I am not able to use the "transfer to photoshop" option. All I get is, failed to start photoshop. I am running windows 7 ultimate and PS CS5.1, and Canon DPP 4.0 ...
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I get a “Windows Script Host” error message when I download a standard(legit) JS file

I'm using Windows 7. when I download a js file, the bottom left of the screen in Chrome where they show the file now says "this type of file can harm your computer, keep or discard". On my old ...
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Accidentally Deleted folders and files from Desktop - Windows 7

I purposely shift+deleted a bunch of .jpeg files directly from the Desktop and ended up deleting also shortcuts and folders accidentally. I have already used two recovery programs: Recuva and ...
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Toshiba Recovery Disk have Windows 2010

Just got a Recovery Disk from Toshiba put on computer - all my files are on the computer but I can't access them because it says I need to download Windows 2010 or give the Product Key. Don't have the ...
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unable to open word document on sharepoint

I am unable to open word document on sharepoint,getting the sad face smiley on clicking the document. Using google.chrome. only getting issue with word document. I am using office 2007. window7 using ...
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Problems moving AppData to free up space on a drive

I was noticing that the space on my SSD was shrinking precipitously, so I decided to look through the folders. Lo and behold, AppData is taking up 10 GB of space! I've attempted to move it (per What ...
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Recover data from drive with broken partition table

I have a laptop with Windows 7 installed in it. Recently it started showing corrupt windows installation, so I formatted the boot drive. But thereafter Windows installation itself showed that it could ...
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Copy multiple files by name from different folders to single folder?

I have 10000's of file in a "ingenious" folder structure offered by my work. I need to merge these files by date order, to do this I need these files in the same map so I can sort it and run a simple ...
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Can windows 7 cmd.exe properties be set for current window only

With XP, when the window properties were changed on a cmd.exe session, there was a little dialog box that offered "Apply properties to current window only" vs "Save properties for future windows with ...
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WIndows 7' bcdedit.exe: Add Linux Mint Live .iso

How can I add a LinuxMint Live ISO as an option to Windows' boot menu? I tried these but no success: ...
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Windows 7 Free Screen Capture with Audio From Speakers

I've done some searching and tinkering, and have been impressed with the difficulty of doing something that I think should be standard, built in functionality to an OS. I'm looking for a general ...
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Memory issues with VirtualBox and Windows 7

I'm having a ton of memory issues with VirtualBox (4.3.14) running Windows 7. These include: On startup, I get the following error: "Windows created a temporary paging file on your computer because ...
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Outlook 2013 gives Windows Security warning when adding live account

I have been trying to add my live.com account to Outlook 2013 but keep getting the below error. I have tried creating a new profile and other things listed at ...
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Unable to unlock bit locker even with recovery key and password

OS: Widows 7 ultimate 64bit. I recently installed a fresh copy of the above OS. I have an external hard drive that I just unplugged from my computer while I did this. I have the recovery key and ...
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Assistance w/ Dual Booting a Alienware 17 with Windows7 & Kali Linux

I've been redirected here to ask for assistance towards my question. QUESTION: I've found several discussions on dual booting an Alienware17 but they don't relate to my particular setup. Therefore, ...
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Where is the MMC CARD that I see in the my computer

There is no MMC CARD connected to my computer, But when I open MyComputer I see a MMC-Card drive there that has 487 MB of 487 MB free space! Disk Management output : And Diskpart output : ...
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Space bar in windows triggers volume up

I've got a problem since this morning. I didn't install any application since the last time I used my computer yesterday and now everytime I press the space bar, windows input the space but the volume ...
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Trying to make USB Flash recovery disc, but C:\Recovery is empty. What to do?

Windows 7 Home edition 64 bit. I'm following the instructions here http://www.rmprepusb.com/tutorials/winre and in this Youtube video, to make a Recovery USB disc on a USB Flash drive. However, I'm ...
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Encrypted connection in LAN

I want to established secure (encrypted) connection between four machines in local area network. I'm training on my notebook and virtual machine under VMWare Workstation control, both are with Windows ...
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Weird USB behavior with Windows 7 and VMware

I have a Windows 7 machine that I use VMware Workstation on. I will often do the following: attach a USB thumb drive to my VM mount the USB write some stuff to it unmount detach USB from VM. ...
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Windows7 host Virtualbox 4.3 Ubuntu 14.04 guest not internet in guest. Neither with NAT nor with Bridge

I have above mentioned constellation. In both the versions of network settings, I get the Ips. In the bridge connection, I even get to see the network places. So I think the network connection is ...
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how to open closed window in chrome

I have opened two windows in chrome browser, in each window there are multiple pages . the first window is the most important for me, the second window is for search tabs. my problem is that I ...
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bought used hp pavillion G7 notebook 64 bit from pawnshop

Windows services turned off, can not turn back on. I have transferred a lot of data..200+gigs, onto it, and I don't have hard disc to reinstall..I do have a 7 starter from my old notebook.. can I use ...
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mouse behavior running WIN 7 home premium on HP Pavilion G7 Notebook

Windows compatible mice of several types, all having center wheel, when scrolling down, travel approx 3 inches down page, then scroll back to top of page. Why, and how to fix please.
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Windows + E slow open of explorer window

Recently I stumble upon following issue. I have Windows 7 x64. I use windows+E shortcut and then I wait 3 second for window to pop up, however when I double click on computer icon I get explorer ...
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How to remove rarely used languages from language switch hot keys?

I type in the following 3 languages: Language A - 55% of the time Language B - 40% of the time Language C - 5% of the time The usual solution would be to have all three languages installed and use ...
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Wireshark does not pick up outbound traffic

I have a bit of 'n problem at a client. We are running a WCF Client/Server application, and for some reason when one of the users try to connect to the server, he gets a timeout, but the second time ...
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Skype is auto logout after login at Windows 7 and Android

My Skype latest version today is started logout me in a 2 seconds after login. I am using Windows 7 x64 on 2 PCs, 1 is with full windows updated and other is not. I tried to reinstall it and reset ...
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How to change color of a cell? [on hold]

I need help... I want to color one cell and wish that the same color to be appeared in the next raw. Ex: I wish to change color of B4 only, (from the range of B1-B122) and same color to be appeared ...
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monitor internet usage in my office which uses both ubuntu and windows 7

i am not a networking pro. my network admin wants to know the ways we can monitor internet usage by employees. my office systems have mostly ubuntu 12.04/14.04 and some windows 7 pcs. can i find a ...
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Is my laptop fake or real? (Dell) [on hold]

Well my father just bought me a new Dell laptop few day ago, the computer was Core i7,.... at first I work, play game everything fine but recently the computer began to crash my game and work (havent ...
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Figure is almost empty after PDF export in Microsoft Excel 2013

I am trying to export an Excel figure to PDF: It worked fine for other figures, but for this one I get a pretty disappointing output: instead of having: What can explain this issue? Other ...
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How can I set the interval unit between labels on the x-axis to a value higher than 255 in Microsoft Excel 2013?

In Microsoft Excel 2007 I could set the interval unit between labels on the x-axis to a value higher than 255: In Microsoft Excel 2013 whenever I set a value higher than 255, my value get reset to ...
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Task Manager shows more processes than I have running

I have ~50 processes running but the total processes in Task Manager shows 100+ always. What is causing this? And how can it be fixed?
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How to create a wifi hotspot in Windows 7 + redirection to a local webpage?

Before diving into the question, some quick background information: I have built a small experiment which works together with a computer running Windows 7. On this computer, there is a small webserver ...
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how to modify Grub or mgr so that I can boot into windows 7 instead of Neogrub

I have installed windows7 in C drive. Now I use easyBCD to install ubuntu. I followed the steps according to an article which teaches how to install ubuntu-windows dual system(not in English, so I ...
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I have a missing microphone jack on a toshiba satellite c850-13D laptop [on hold]

My laptop microphone jack has disappeared and my headset mic no longer works with the laptop. I know the mic works as it was working a couple of days ago. Like, it just disappeared. What happened?
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Windows hangs on first boot … mostly

I having some strange problems with the windows 7 PC of my mother in law. Mostly every time she starts her PC "after a while" (time is not really specifiable - often about a day) Windows hang up on ...
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My laptop fan speeds up after a part heats up

My laptop fan speeds up to a loud whine after a part heats up downstream of the charging input jack on the side of the computer and a fan starts to speed up and hot air blows through the fan and soon ...
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How can actually fit the page size to the drawing in Microsoft Visio 2013?

I want to fit the page size to the drawing in Microsoft Visio 2013. When I do design → Page setup → size → fit to drawing, they are still some margins: There doesn't seem to be any way to change ...
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How can I reduce the height of a swimlane in Microsoft Visio 2013?

I am trying to reduce the height of a swimlane in Microsoft Visio 2013 using drag and drop as usual but it doesn't seem to work: I then tried to change the height property in the ShapSheet: but ...
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Can one program use one NIC and another another NIC?

My laptop (Win7) have two NIC (one wifi integrated and one wifi dongle). It is connected to two different networks. Can I set for example uTorrent to download/upload over one NIC, and all others ...
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How to fake my screen to be CRT instead of LCD?

I assume that the operating system detects whether I have LCD or CRT, so it can select the allowed antialiasing methods? I want to get rid of this "brilliant" antialiasing for x-axis, called subpixel ...
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windows couldn't create a new partition or locate an existing one (For windows 7 & 8)

I getting this error (windows couldn't create a new partition or locate an existing one. For more information, see the Setup log files.) when i am install windows any version in my PC using bootable ...
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Changing fullscreen default resolution in Windows

So, I have a graphics card (GTX660) which handles some pretty awesomely resolution, and a monitor which only supports up to 1920x1080. Most games are fine: they have at least one of: Alt+Enter ...
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Restoring WoW6432Node

I feel real stupid about this one. Before I go any further I would like to state that I have a registry backup I created two hours prior to this and I should have system restore checkpoints all over ...
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Why does this keep happening to the volume?

Basically this sums up what's happening to my PC: The sound never 'reaches' 100% even though the 'limit' is at 100%. The programs that are producing the sounds/music are all at 100%, for example: ...
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Folders with the same name in the same Location

Here are the properties of just 2 with the same name : The computer is 32 bit windows 7 professional SP1 I this when I tried to copy the parent folder to an external hardrive and was given the ...
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Replaced HDD, windows cd-key scratched from laptop sticker, what to do?

guys, My girlfriends pc hdd died and her (pretty old i3 dell) got a new hdd. I was planing to install previous windows 7 home premium using cdkey from the back of her laptop, but its all worn out. I ...
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What is this symbol and how can I avoid it?

Sample page: http://stackoverflow.com/a/25582316/2675672 Whenever I select the answer text, I see pipe (|) symbols beside my selection. See picture: But the dev tools show that the original text ...