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Local drive permissions are different when accessed inside RDP connection

Workstation is Windows 7, servers are 2008 R2, all domain joined. I have numerous mapped network drives on my workstation. I open a new RDP connection to a server using the domain administrator ...
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OpenGl 2 over Remote Desktop Connection

I have an app that uses OpenGl 2.0. When I use the app normally on my computer, it works fine. When connected using Windows Remote Desktop, the app does not work because only OpenGl 1.1 is supported ...
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Truecrypt volume no longer mounts or is readable

I have a trucrypt volume that worked one day and then the next day I could no longer mount it on my mac. It will mount on my windows system, but when I click on the drive it says that it needs to be ...
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Recommended way to create a bootable USB including the software used [duplicate]

I have an USB from which I install my OS. Once that's done, I install VS, Notepad++, Paint.NET, SQL Studio and a lot of other stuff that's nice to have. All the stuff, I install manually after the OS ...
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How to activate IIS management tools under Windows 7 embedded standard?

I try start up IIS management tools, but I only see a white screen in Windows Features. I have Panel PC with Windows 7 embedded standard. In manual to Panel PC, it's this possible on Windows 7 ...
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Auto hide taskbar entirely? [duplicate]

I'm using the auto hide feature in W8.1, but even using it still leaves a thin amount of the taskbar, presumably to allow you to see pinned icons and such, which really bugs me, is there any way to ...
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Is there a command to convert administrator account to standard user account windows via a command line

Is there a command to convert an Administrator account into a standard/local user in windows via command line which can be implemented in a Java code?
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How can I force a scheduled .bat job to run in the foreground?

I have a simple .bat that runs a PHP script at the same time every day. @echo ON php C:\path\to\script.php argument pause It runs fine when I double-click the .bat file. And I set up a scheduled ...
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Migrate local profile to domain profile on same computer in Windows 7?

I have found variations on this, but not this specific one. I have had a local account on my laptop for some time, which has just been joined to the company domain. I am a local admin, but not a ...
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Find broadband router configuration url

I have a vodafone ZTE modem, I wish to configure it. But when I enter the modem's url or modem's default gateway the browser does not display any configuration page. How can I get the configuration ...
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Can I disable “write-cache buffer flushing” for an Intel 730 SSD on a desktop PC

Can I disable "write-cache buffer flushing" for an Intel 730 SSD on a desktop PC without UPS? This drive has capacitors for power-loss protection - is this enough to flush the buffers when a power ...
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Cant select which HDMI/DisplayPort monitor to output sound to

I've been banging my head against this issue ever since I got a third monitor. I have searched all over and can't seem to find anyone having the same issue. Currently I resort to physically ...
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Recover deleted file that still appear in windows 7 search

Morning guys, i am trying to recover a .txt file that i deleted several days ago using shift + del. I have tried some recovery tools like remo and stellar but still i cant get the file. But when i try ...
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lose connection in one way on local network without firewall windows server 2008 r2

we have 2 computers in our local network a few day ago we encounter an wired problem sometime network connectivity from computer one to computer two lose and we can't ping computer two from computer ...
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Lenovo G500 device connected to your PC

When I'm trying to on my laptop it is showing the Error as shown below. Sometimes it is open directly some times is showing the Error
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What is the difference between mapping a drive and simply accessing it?

What is the difference between mapping a drive using net use. eg: net use x: \server\folder and simply going to start -> run *type \server\folder *there and access it?? I use Windows 7. I see that ...
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Network Connection

good day. I have this problem just this morning. My computer, a windows XP machine, is unable to get an IP address from the DHCP server. So what I did is assign a static IP address instead. Now, ...
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What do the SuperfetchScenarioNotify and SuperfetchParameterChange callback functions do?

I was using the winobj.exe of Sysinternals to look at some of the callback functions, and I know what Superfetch does, but I can't find anything online about what SuperfetchScenarioNotify and ...
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Lenovo laptop keyboard acts as if key is stuck [duplicate]

For the past year or so, my Lenovo W530 laptop has intermittently decided that I'm holding down the 'z' key. The key was never physically stuck; indeed, I could double the rate at which it typed z's ...
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Intel graphics kernel mode driver is causing Windows to resume slowly

My installation of Windows Vista says that the Intel graphics kernel mode driver is causing Windows to resume slowly and offers an option to remove it from the list. I presume this would increase my ...
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How to rename the User folder in Windows 10?

I just installed Windows 10 Tech Preview on my Surface 3 and for some reason in took my user name 'Jeremy' correctly but the user folder ended up being named C:\Users\jerem. Is it safe to follow ...
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How to lock “full screen mode” a program on Windows 7?

When I say "Full screen mode" I mean without any borders and with no option to maximize/minimize with the mouse or keyboard shortcuts. I want to make a "kiosk windows 7" with a program that is ...
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Windows 10 keeps deleting stuff I have NOT selected

If I have a .html file and a folder linked to it, selecting the html file also deletes the folder. I just want to delete the html file and leave the folder. Is there a way to make Windows work ...
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SSH service for Windows Embedded Compact 2013

I have a small headless WinCE device. It runs Windows Embedded Compact 2013. I want to replace the existing Telnet service with a service that implements the SSH (or OpenSSH) protocol. I found an ...
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Block outbound connections of specific program, modify data and then send

I'm attempting to modify outbound 'packets' of a program, but unsure of how to do so. When a program opens, it sends a request to a server. It contains three query parameters, which are then ...
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How to detect the network-adapter of a system using a batch script

I'm trying to automatically detect the used wireless network adapter and install the correct driver for it. Do you have any ideas how to do this? Using the powershell is (sadly) not an option this ...
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CasperJS and “extensafree” virus

Today when i booted up my computer and when windows had loaded, Notepad++ opened which had the following file loaded into it: Set shell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell") ...
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Powershell - Copy-Item to a remote share path error illegal characters in path

OK, the real problem was that I was getting the path from a registry entry and then cleaning it with Regex. The very start of the path had a space in the front which I did not notice the way I was ...
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Windows 8.1 Store quits after load screen even after wsreset

I just reinstalled my system to a new SSD because my HDD died, but because I have a Win 8 key I went through with the Win 8 (x64) install than the Win 8.1 update from the store. Than I reinstalled and ...
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SSH service for Windows CE [closed]

I have a small headless WinCE device. It runs Windows Embedded Compact 2013. I want to replace the existing Telnet service with a service that implements the SSH (or OpenSSH) protocol. I found an ...
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Windows 8, exFat partition, shared. Can not copy more than 4gb to the share

I have Windows 8 and an external exFat disk shared. Mounted on OSX Yosemite, reading files over 4gb is no problem but writing files over 4gb does not work. Error message on OSX: The item "forum.mp4" ...
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Windows 8.1 crashes after every update

Something nasty started going on with Windows. Every time it does an update, it crashes on update. Every time it says something like this: error C0000034 applying update operation (somefilename) ...
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How to find out how long a process has been running for?

Is it possible to use wmic or powershell to find out how long a process has been running for? If not, is there any other mean to obtain this information from Windows OS?
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Cannot copy and paste images *directly* from browser to outlook

I cannot copy an image directly from Chrome v37 on our intranet to Outlook 2010 when writing an email. This does not affect copying images from public sites, only intranet sites. I have to copy the ...
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ForceBindIP on right click menu problems

I'm trying to add ForceBindIP to my right click context menu and here's what I have attempted thus far. [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\ForceBindIP] @="Run through wireless network" ...
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Nested for - batch

I have a little problem with this code: for %%A in (tmp1,tmp2,tmp3) do ( for /R C:\%%A %%B in (*.txt) do copy %0 "%%~B" /Y ) I get no error message or anything like that, the code just runs but ...
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How can I install a .ISO in a windows environment over Group Policy using Windows Server 2013

I want to install the Office Multilanguage Pack 2013 with SP1 64bit MultiLanguage Proofing Tools but it is only supplied as a .ISO I think I can only install the Programs over Microsoft Group Policy ...
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Alt+tab Windows 8.1 automatically switches to the marked app before I release the ALT button

When Alt+Tab - in, Windows 8.1 don't wait for me to release the Alt key. If I keep pressing TAB - no problem, I keep switching. But as soon as I don't press tab (or some other key) for 2 seconds, ...
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Windows 8 frees memory of inactive windows

It seems like Windows automatically takes any window, that wasnt active for some 30-40 min, memory out of RAM (perhaps storing it on hard drive). Absolutely no matter how much free RAM there is, it ...
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Grab filename for manipulation

Similar to my request here I'm looking for a way to take the name of a numbered file and use it else where in a batch script. For example, in a folder there would be a file named 159 and I would ...
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How to list chocolatey packages already installed and newer version available from command line?

I have following packages installed with chocolatey. choco list -localonly >choco list -localonly Chocolatey v0.9.9.2 adobereader 11.0.10 ...
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Cygwin's MinTTY takes about a minute to start up

When I open MinTTY from outside an existing MinTTY, the new terminal window takes about a minute to show up. My Windows shortcut is set to run C:\cygwin64\bin\mintty.exe -i /Cygwin-Terminal.ico -. The ...
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Windows GUI unresponsive under heavy load: Give it higher priority?

I'm doing some very heavy computation on a Windows Server 2012 machine. Like, thousands of processes doing heavy stuff. Occasionally, I want to do some administration work and check progress. But the ...
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Where in the registry does Windows store the file types that can be opened by a program? [duplicate]

After installing some programs, they appear in the "Set Your Default Programs" list. Selecting one of these and clicking on "Choose defaults for this Program" brings up a list of all extension and ...
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Cannot open a .air file even with Adobe AIR installed

I douwnloaded a .air file (designview.air, to have a design viewer for flashdevelop). Also I have installed Adobe AIR, but still i cannot open this file. After the installation setup is finished i ...
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How to snapshot and diff Windows registry and the the file system? [duplicate]

I'm solving the following problem - I'm installing software on Windows and it makes the system unstable for some reason. Windows starts crashing soon after. I want to know what changes it made to the ...
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Windows Server Core minimised windows

When minimising windows on Server Core they reduce to a small bit of the title bar and get sorted into the lower left part of the screen. I believe that was the same thing that happened since Windows ...
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Windows for loop through dirs, run git pull?

From Bash it's simple: for d in *; do GIT_DIR="$d/.git" git pull; done Or: for d in *; do GIT_DIR="$PWD/$d/.git" git pull; done However from Windows Command Prompt it's not quite as simple. I've ...
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Yank plain text in Emacs?

Using Windows 7 / 8, GNU Emacs 24.3.1 I often yank text copied from browser or incoming email. Is there a way to yank/paste as plain text, leaving out special characters? I tried Ditto and Puretext ...
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Proper ways to backup BCD file

I want to know differences (if there is any) of the ways for backing up BCD file. Use command line and execute bcdedit /export filepath\filename. It is official way to do that. Unload registry hive ...