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how to setup 3TB to the PC?

I have a Dell PC with the following specification ,I want to setup Western Digital 3 TB (dynamic disk) to my pc . but it read only 700 gb from windows xp although it read 3TB from the setup screen of ...
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Can I use my Wi-Fi router to connect my desktop to a Wi-Fi Internet?

I am using windows 8.1 and a TP-Link TL-WR720N Wi-Fi Router . I was using Internet from broadband to my desktop and my laptop with this router (wired connection in desktop and wireless connection in ...
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How to make folders appear in search results?

When I use the file search ( + F) in Windows 8.1, and use a name of a folder which is indexed, all the files in that folder appear. However, in Windows 7, the start menu search also included the ...
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Guake default interpreter missing

I have compiled tmux, and it is at /usr/local/bin/tmux, but it doesn't show up in the list of interpreters in guake. How can I fix this?
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Blue screen in MacBook Pro running Windows 7

I have a MacBook Pro (2014 Mid) running Windows 7. It encountered a sudden blue screen death as the figure shows. The information on the blue screen is A problem has been detected and windows has ...
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0answers
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Change my screen resolution?

I have arch linux without a graphical interface installed on my laptop that has a 3200x1800 resolution, so I can barely see the text. I have tried Uvesafb and editing my grub file and nothing works. I ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 installation disc fails to boot properly on UEFI

Whenever I try to install Windows 7 onto my laptop, the boot process simply stops and hangs at the boot splash. No error is given, and the splash continues to animate. However, it never progresses ...
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6answers
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How do I use the Selection tool to move things in GIMP?

Using GIMP 2.6.11 My previous image-editing software of choice was Microsoft Paint, which was very intuitive: make a rectangle, click + drag to move the contents of the rectangle around. How do I ...
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1answer
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Repeated error when adding packages

Is there anyone actively monitoring OpenBSD questions here? I am trying to install nano and then xfce4 and then a few other programs, but every time I try to use pkg_add, I get the message: Fatal ...
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2answers
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Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on {TAB} instead of {ENTER}?

Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on Tab instead of Enter? Currently, if want to type, say, frame, then Enter to begin a new line, instead the Enter will select the first ...
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2answers
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Cannot access Samba share from Windows 8, but I can in Windows 7

I´m trying to connect to my Samba share in my QNAP NAS from a Windows 8 client. The name and password are the same both in the Windows client and the NAS server. I got an authentication error, so I ...
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2answers
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Create newsletter template in Lotus Notes 8.5

How can I create a template to circulate company newsletter via lotus notes 8.5 in the body of the email, so not as an attachment? I'm thinking blog style with a few images, header texts etc... I can ...
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0answers
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Print spool service appears to cause Explorer to hang - how to fix this?

I'm encountering a strange problem. A few days ago, my primary printer (Samsung ML-2950) unexpectedly stopped working with a "0 % toner" message. One file was in the print queue at that time. Right ...
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0answers
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Getting an error while created hosted network

I was using Wi-Fi by creating hosted network for about one year. But recently I installed SHAREit software in my Dell Inspiron laptop, and after that whenever I create a hosted network it shows the ...
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0answers
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Can I arrange that other computers only see certain dropbox folders?

I am using dropbox. I paid for the non free version and have tons of space. Unfortunately the dropbox is also used by my business partners. I want to store most of my files in dropbox so I can get ...
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9answers
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Restoring performance and estimating life of a used SSD drive?

My old 128 GB SSD drive is about a year and a half old now, and I've since upgraded to another drive. I'd like to clean up my the old SSD to ... restore its performance to near-new levels ...
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4answers
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How can I remove apps from Launchpad in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)?

Is there a way to delete unwanted app icons from Launchpad without using any management app? This is possible in Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) using some commands in the “Terminal;” but what about Mac OS X ...
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1answer
37 views

Specific website doesn't display properly in Chrome in Mac OS X

I’ve been having an issue displaying a specific site in Chrome for a few months now. Site is this one. When I load it, it will load up only whats visible initially, then will not load the rest of the ...
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0answers
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Chrome in Mac OS X keeps reverting back to Chrome Canary? (or something?)

A few months back I was having problems loading a specific website in Chrome. Downloading Chrome Canary actually seemed to solve the problem, and life was good. Now it’s a few months later, and I ...
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0answers
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Set freshly applied windows 7 image to boot to audit mode

I applied a windows 7 image from a windows 8 setup disc onto a drive on my hard disk,. and added the boot entry I want to boot it into audit mode, so that I can update everything, install software, ...
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0answers
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How come I can ping only certain computers and not others?

I use a Macbook Pro Retina, and using my old Macbook Pro, I can ping my retina successfully, and I can also ping my Macbook Pro from my retina successfully (all in the same network). However, I can't ...
0
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1answer
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How do I prioritize one network interface over another, in the context of 'lower level' windows functions?

Alright so I think I'm at the right SE site... We'll find out in a minute; but my apologies if I'm not. Anyway... I have a couple of network interfaces on this system ( and a couple at my place of ...
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0answers
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Monitor goes suddenly went blank after boot menu on a Dell Inspiron 620s?

I a using a Dell Inspiron 620s, when I was browsing from Firefox, it simply got stuck there, nothing works, no keys, even the mouse pointer doesn’t show up. So I press the shut down button on the ...
0
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1answer
4k views

Windows XP mode sticks on “Checking for the latest updates for your computer” forever

I have just installed Windows XP mode in Windows 7 Pro. When I try to update it it just sits looking for updates. I've left it there for at least two hours with no change. I have tried everything ...
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2answers
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Wired and wireless network file sharing

I have connected my Internet to a buffalo air station router and a swtich. Computers and Laptops on this network connect to the Internet wired and wirelessly. I would like to share files locally on ...
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0answers
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My pendrive is not working .. Please help me out

I made my pendrive as a win7 bootable usb and installed win7 in my friend's lappy. and I have formatted the pendrive after installation of win 7.. and when I connected again to my lappy, it asked to ...
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0answers
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I need information about flashing my android 4.2 ROM [on hold]

I am a new root user, how do I flash my Android 4.2 jellybean ROM? What would be the best ROM to modify my phone?
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1answer
42 views

Problems making OneDrive files available offline in Windows 8.1

I am using Windows 8.1 and have tried to make my “available online” files “available offline” in onedrive settings. However, when I switch it on—access all my OneDrive files offline—it reverts to ...
3
votes
1answer
58 views

Desktop remains on, display quits working, loud “skipping” noise follows

For the past 2-3 days, strange things have been going on with my desktop and its interaction with the monitor. While playing a game, my monitor went black as if my computer had been shut off. However, ...
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2answers
2k views

Is there a registry key to tell windows to delete a file at next startup?

Is there a registry key to tell windows to delete a file at next startup?
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1answer
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Element Hiding Helper stopped working today in Firefox

Ever since it came out, I've used Element Hiding Helper with AdBlock Plus in Firefox. I have not installed anything, updated anything, changed any settings, or done anything differently with my ...
0
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1answer
17 views

navigate using arrow keys in Media Player Classic-HC

Today, I installed Media Player Classic-HC and noticed it doesn't use arrow keys for moving forward or backward. I went to View => Options => keys and made the proper changes to my need. But now, ...
0
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1answer
9 views

Installing Linux on a 2008 MacBook from Linux

I’m using a black MacBook from around 2008. The Mac OS X installed on the system no longer starts; I get a grey screen without being able to get to the actual desktop. I was able to create a live USB ...
0
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1answer
30 views

Chrome -Error Installation Failed. Google chrome installer failed to start

I unexpectedly uninstalled or removed chrome from my netbook. Netbook has following specifications: 1 gb ram 1.50 Ghz CPU windows 7 starter, service pack 1 By mistake I have removed chrome from ...
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1answer
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Addons inIE11 don't work

In IE11 can't adjust my addons settings. Cant enable lastpass or addblock plus. Area for enablr/disable is greyed out. Only MS addons are enabled. Ivve reinstalled IE twice. win7 64 bit ...
0
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1answer
16 views

File copying slows down when copying multiple files at once

When transferring large files I get an avg transfer with a pretty good rate of around 50MB/s. Then I tried to transfer a folder that contained around 80K small files (around 1-100KB each) and I'm now ...
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0answers
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How to slow down outbox sending rate in Thunderbird?

I want to send 1,000 emails to 1,000 address using Thunderbird. The emails are generated using a Windows MAPI. When these mails and rendered, it will send immediately. Rendering 1,000 mails takes ...
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1answer
4 views

Why does traceroute show a direct connection to my home network devices instead of going via the router?

I have 2 laptops connected to my home router, with the IP addresses 192.168.1.10 and 192.168.1.11. I use traceroute 192.168.1.11 from the first laptop and I get 1 22 ms 11 ms 33 ms ...
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votes
1answer
28 views

What determines the speed of small multiple file copies on a hard drive? [on hold]

I am trying to buy a hard drive which can copy a lot of small files (mostly 1-10kb) as fast as possible. My current read/write speed is 350Mbps - but that doesn't include copying millions of small ...
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3answers
2k views

Can a “Dual Rank Memory Module” be used as a single module and not have it affect other slots?

Current configuration My laptop is capable of supporting up to 32 GB. I presently have 4 slots filled with the following memory: Samsung 4GB PC3-12800 DDR3-1600MHz non-ECC Unbuffered CL11 ...
4
votes
2answers
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Why are there so many files in C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Crypto\RSA\MachineKeys

I am running out of disk space on C:-drive. We see many (millions of) files in C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Crypto\RSA\MachineKeys What are these files ? Why are so many files created? How can we ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Permission denied because search permissions are missing on a component of the path, after chmod and chgrp

[core:error] [pid 5132] (13)Permission denied: [client 123.123.123.123:50398] AH00035: access to / denied (filesystem path '/var/www/mysite.com') because search permissions are missing on a ...
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votes
0answers
6 views

Is there a way to change folder for iCloud Drive?

The icloud drive is in /users/username/icloud I want to change that to another folder. How do I do so? I can do that in dropbox and onedrive.
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votes
0answers
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Is Apple’s iCloud drive like Microsoft’s OneDrive?

So we have a drive—I put files there—and those files are synced? If that's the case I cannot seem to find any file in iCloud Drive on my drive. I wonder where they go.
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vote
1answer
20 views

Unknown path in my environment variables

I have a path in my Windows 8 Environment variables .bin;does this make any sense? Is it most likely a typo or typeover? I was having some issues with Chocolatey working in my Console2 and when I ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

Excel auto format cell's font size based on number value?

I want to make cell's number values to be smaller, in font size, with small values i.e. the bigger the cell value is, the bigger is the font size. I can only find Data Bars in Conditional ...
0
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0answers
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is there a way to reverse whatever happened to my phone today? [migrated]

I went snow shoeing today. Before setting out I turned off my phone. It's a Samsung Galaxy S4 on Verizon. After snowshoeing I turned it back on and everything was gone. it looks like it did some kind ...
2
votes
0answers
8 views

How can I have a secondary clock show in 24-hour time but the primary one in 12-hour time?

Is it possible to have only one of my secondary clocks display in 24-hour time while the other two clocks display in 12-hour time? If so, how? I would find this useful for dealing with UTC time. ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

VLC playing vid over samba stuttering?

This is sort of an open ended question, so any recommendations will be appreciated I have a ubuntu box as my main server and I stream video on my mac since I can't carry my server box upstairs This ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

How to disable text overwrite mode in Netbeans (CentOS)?

Everytime I type some text, it is overwriting what I have typed. I assume that the mode is set to overwriting, I want to insert the text not overwrite it, but I can't disable it because my insert ...

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