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Accidentally deleted partition table, got it back, but now can't boot Windows

I'm dual-booting Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 10. I accidentally deleted the partition table for my main HDD, but was able to recover it. I reinstalled GRUB2 using an Ubuntu live USB, which was easy. The ...
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2 ISP 3 router 1 network home network

I am currently subscribed to 2 ISP lines, a cable (100mbps) and fibre (1gbps) connection. I also have 3 routers to cover my entire home, Dir-868L and 2x Dir-605L. My ideal state is, i can have ...
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How bad is it to swap a hard-drive back and forth a few times?

I am currently running Fedora 19 on an SSD in my Lenovo x131e, and I am considering changing over to Mint (not dual booting). I am in the middle of doing a PhD, so I have a lot of stuff on the drive ...
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Loading photos from LDAP addressbook into Outlook 2013

We don't use MS Exchange and Outlook in general. Our mail server is IMAP and we have an LDAP addressbook. We've put the pics in LDAP under the thumbnailPhoto property and if you use the Thunderbird ...
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Is it possible to create an alias for a drive name on Mac?

I have an external drive that I now reference via: /Volumes/FreeAgent Goflex Drive/ I wish to rename this to something that doesn't have spaces, as AngularJS's lite-server doesn't work on paths ...
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How to change width of comment area in Microsoft Word 2011 for mac

I'm writing a report with Microsoft Word 2011 for mac using Comment functionality. Is it possible to resize the width of comment area ? That area is too large for my preference. Update In my ...
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Windows 7 upgrade to to Windows 10 Pro, version 1511, 10586 constantly fails asking for reboot [duplicate]

My Windows 7 Pro (x64) machine has tried to do the auto upgrade to Windows 10 Pro (v 1511, 10586) but has failed. Windows update history shows that this is repeatedly trying to install but fails each ...
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Can't point Dreamhost DNS to Amazon EC2 instance

I first created a hosted zone on Amazon Route 53, and the config is as follow: example.com A 52.xx.xxx.xx example.com NS (already given) example.com SOA (already given) www.example.com CNAME ...
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how to create a bookmark file with multiple javascript bookmarklets

I have created a bunch of javascript bookmarklets and would like to import them all en masse into Firefox. I considered creating a Netscape formatted bookmarks.htm file but all of my javascript ...
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Delete multiple pages in Microsoft OneNote 2013

I've Googled this and for other versions than 2013 the answer seems to be the standard Ctrl + Click or Shift + Click. However, for me this only works in an open section (backup file) not in the ...
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If I enter an IP for a website rather than the string form, does my local DNS server understand this and will I bypass the DNS process?

This is purely out of curiosity. But if I were to type in the IP of a website, would the request still go through the forward lookup process? If not, at what point and by which step is it realized ...
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How to open .rar file in fedora 23

I am using fedora 23 64 bit. I have downloaded some .rar. After googling i have found solutions that by "unrar" it can be opened. But i am unable to install "unrar". I have tried the following steps ...
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MASKING MAC ADDRESS AND STATIC IP IP SCRAMBLING ? (TOR?) UN-SPOOFED LINKS? [on hold]

r a fact is not spoofed; to download Tor or a proxy equal to surfing the deep web undetected or to asppear as an ip whom is not my true static ip .proxies that mask mac address to. can tor do this? ...
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Windows 7 Password Encryption

I'm making a program with Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 in c# and it has a login, but I want the password to be safe and encrypted like the sam file for windows 7. Does anyone know how to do this?
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Internet Activity Monitoring

I have the following questions regarding internet activity monitoring from my employer : To put it into perspective, here's how I use the different devices : Device 1 : Work Computer, used at home ...
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How do I embed a file from my computer in microsoft word so that after emailing the recipient can open that link?

When I embed a file in my word document by choosing insert->object and then email the word document, the recipient is unable to open the embedded file. How can I rectify this and send it all as one ...
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Windows 10 Mail not marking emails as read

I have just set up windows 10 mail to use both my gmail and yahoo mail accounts. However, when I look at an email in the Mail app, it does not mark them as read (for either account). Is there a fix ...
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0answers
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Powered Laptop Automatically Starting Up (Unintended)

I recently had a hardware failure and replaced my hard drive with a new one. Then having done a fresh install of Windows 8.1 (which then was upgraded to Windows 10). I'm having the same issue ...
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1answer
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Calling a variable after underscore in Windows Command Prompt

In my batch file I am trying to call a variable after underscore. I assigned underscore to another variable and called both the variables and it works fine. Wanted to check if there is another way to ...
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0answers
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Vary keyboard region per device

I'm UK based running Windows 10 on multiple devices, one of which has a US keyboard; all the other devices have UK keyboards. Changing the keyboard to US affects all my devices and changing it back to ...
0
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1answer
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Keystrokes Windows Remote Desktop Connection?

I have a Windows 2008 VPS and connect to it using Remote Desktop Connection (mstsc.exe). I run on it an app that does some tasks simulating keystrokes. It runs perfectly when i'm logged on the VPS and ...
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Explorer.exe Stops Responding Once Logged In

My sister came to me with a problem she's having with her laptop. She's running Windows Vista and once you login explorer.exe stops responding and restarts. This continues and is not operable. ...
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1answer
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Can my program or script ask Windows 10 about keyboard or mouse activity?

I want to write a program or script that looks at how long the user has been idle. How long since the last keyboard or mouse activity. What features of Windows 10 can I use for that?
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VMware Tools for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial

Anybody knows how to get VMware Tools working for the latest Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial? I've been using the patches from here for my Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid, which works fine. But not any more for ...
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1answer
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How to provide username and password when using “net user /domain”

Like the title said, I wanted to use net user /domain to get a list of users on my local domain. The problem is, it returns me "Access is denied" error. I know it requires logging on to the domain, ...
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1answer
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How does KeePass know when I've used the password?

KeePass securely stores any number of passwords, and allows for convenient copy-and-paste operations of stored passwords when a password is needed. The interesting part: KeePass allows the pasting of ...
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Acer One 10 Wireless Adapter Missing

Good Afternoon everyone, I've got a friends Acer One 10 S1002 tablet(with detacheable keyboard) and she's having issues with her wireless. It stopped working shortly after the upgrade to windows 10. ...
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Disable JavaScript *scrolling* in Chrome

I am sick of websites like this one that hijack my browser's natural scrolling in an apparent attempt to make it smoother or something (?). But I have a ratchetless mouse wheel that gives me very fast ...
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2answers
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Where is my TrueTypeFonts located in my computer?

I am not sure if this or Stack Overflow is the right place to ask it. I am having trouble finding where my TrueType font files are. For example arial.ttf, I need it for Allegro C++. I am using ...
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New ultrabook recommendation [on hold]

I need to buy a new ultrabook and would appreciate some recommendations; here are some of my requirements and usage patterns: I need to run about 6-7 applications simultaneously I DO NOT need to ...
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0answers
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Windows Media Player 12 resetting all archive bits in music library to +a

Whenever I open WMP, it turns on the archive bit on every single file in my music library, including non-music files. This is annoying, as I have a batch file that runs and copies all changed files to ...
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1answer
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Laptop randomly going in hibernate

I have an Asus ROG G751JT laptop, and a few days ago my battery has died. The problem that I am encountering is that my laptop randomly goes to sleep after a few minutes of use even when plugged in. I ...
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Classic .ASP and OnChange and reading an Access database (WIN10)

I'm trying to populate the contents of a web form with an Onchange header function (select * in database where ID="somevalue") but I don't know how to open the database whilst in the header function ...
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1answer
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Changing my shell bash script default $PWD to it's (the script's) current location

Hey I'm running my shell script that interacts with folders and files, but my $PWD that it keeps pointing to /home/MyUserName directory and this messes with what it is supposed to do. I am running ...
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Bypass Java Security on Java 1.8

Has anyone been able to bypass this prompt for internal applications that have an expired certificate? We are on Java 1.8.0_77. I am getting the following java error: "Your security settings have ...
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0answers
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Monitor not detected on nVidia eGPU

I have a ThinkPad W540 laptop which has an ExpressCard 2.0 slot. I took advantage of it and built my own eGPU setup, using a PE4L 2.1b adapter, and an nVidia GeForce 750Ti card from EVGA. Usually when ...
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1answer
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Controlling formatting when importing data into excel spreadsheet

At my company, we use an electronic visitor sign-in/out system via an app titled Envoy. The data from the application can be exported to Excel from the admin interface on the host-site by clicking a ...
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Getting “upload” / server rights on residential internet service [on hold]

Sometimes I run small servers on my machines for private purposes. I have both Verizon FiOS and Comcast. It seems to work fine. I always use non-standard port numbers. I have not tried to use port 80 ...
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0answers
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How to connect IP phone to corporate network via a computer's VPN client?

I connect to my corporate network on my pc using Cisco Anyconnect. I use IP Communicator on the PC for telephony and it works fine. I have a hardware Cisco IP phone that I would like to use. How do I ...
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How to create a macro that pulls data into one summary sheet from multiple sheets? [on hold]

How do I create a macro that pulls data into one summary sheet from multiple sheets? I need the macro to filter on one column (the status column) in every sheet, and not bring over the rows that have ...
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0answers
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Change screen resolution OS X El capitan

I changed some resolution settings using ScreenResX and after reboot my display screen doesnt show anything I cannot see the login screen I can only access the terminal but I can't clone any github ...
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`qsub` leaves “NotQueued ” in “blocked jobs”

I am working on a remote cluster (westgrid > bugaboo) on which I submit processes via a .pbs file. My .pbs looks like this #!/bin/bash #PBS -l procs=1 #PBS -l walltime=100:00:00 #PBS -N ...
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Only two computers can connect to the server in all the building

Hello I have an strange problem. I have to cable connections, both with an openwrt router. One is for a server, the another is for the office. In the basement of the office there is a XP computer, in ...
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Variability in Memory on USB Drives

I teach some basic statistics to computing students and have this basic question... I have no idea is this the correct stack to ask this question on... Take a brand of USB drive --- say USBforMe --- ...
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Upgrade Latest Git Version from x86 to 64bit on Windows

I want to update git version on my PC.The current git version is 1.9.5.msysgit.1 and the path is C:\Program Files(x86)\Git I downloaded latest git (2.8.2) for 64bit. When I click install .exe file, ...
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1answer
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Graphics Card: Overclocking And Operational Life Span

I just had to replace my old graphics card because it stopped working after 4,5 years. My new graphics card is overclocked by default (OC version). Does this mean that its operational life span will ...
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0answers
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Synology DS115J NAS Slow Speed from NAS TO PC

Has stated in the title I have a DS115J Synology NAS. Copying files from PC to NAS I get 11MB/s (wich is pretty much the max on network of 100mbps if I'm correct). But when I copy files from the NAS ...
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Windows 10 VPN connection, but webpage not loading and works on Andriod

I try to connect to a dyndns.org through VPN. The server side works and it works perfect with Andriod. It seems to be a Windows 10 problem. With Windows 10 it takes a bit, but is says connected ...
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0answers
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Setting up automatic login causes a Preferences Error

Mac mini running 10.9.5 2.3 GHz Intel Core i7 4GB 1600 MHz DDR3 I am following the steps here to set up automatic login. After completing step 4 ("Choose an account from from the 'Automatic login' ...
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VMWare shared folder inaccessible with Administrator account

VMWare Player runs a Windows 10 VM. I've shared a folder with this VM, setting "​Map as network drive in Windows guest" to TRUE. I need to type a command (npm) as Administrator in the shared folder ...

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