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Mysterious hieroglyph in a command of a Spotify process after update

I've just spotted that right after update spotify starts itself up with a command line that looks like Spotify.exe /UPDATECOMPLETE "䣈!" I can understand the purpose of the /UPDATECOMPLETE key ...
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Setting Windows drivers for CUPS printer a.k.a Point'n'Print

I have Samba 4.2.10 and CUPS 1.7.5 running on Debian 8. The server is domain member. In CUPS I have several printers, and I shared them with Samba. Printing test page from CUPS works fine, printing ...
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Backing up several 5Mo+ files from USB key to another one

I often have to backup between 500 and 1000 files each between 5 and 10Mo. The files are originally on an SD Card or a computer (SSD) and have to be copied to a USB key. So I need to copy USB to USB ...
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Windows 10 Automatic Repair loop

have a PC with two partitions: 1) Windows 8 Professional 2) Windows 10 Professional I was using Windows 10 yesterday and I saw the blue screen of death. I get the "Preparing Automatic Repair", ...
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Windows 10 Provisioned Apps

I am trying to create a nice clean bloatware free Windows 10 image. I have used the following line in PS but it seems to remove a lot more than just rubbish apps, but even after running the command, ...
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Windows Firewall blocking everything when authenticating against domain

I am trying to run Microsoft's platform ready tests on my company's applications, which for the gold certification requires that we install our application on Server 2012 R2 Core. I have got a Hyper-V ...
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Windows 7: Event Viewer Issue (log on codes and workstation name query)

I am using a laptop for home use. I am not connected to a server or anything, just the home wifi. Today I was looking in the event viewer and I saw quite a lot of log ons with numbers, 2,3,5 or 7. ...
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Snippets for PyCharm (specifically django templates)

I am in the process of moving from SublimeText to PyCharm for python development. One feature I loved in Sublime were the Djaneiro Django template snippets. In a template, I could just type include ...
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Windows 10 wipes out all my settings on every login

Suddenly my Windows 10 is doing something really weird. Every time I login I see a "Preparing Windows" message, and once I'm in, I see that all my settings are gone. By that I mean: Desktop picture ...
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Single website inaccessable through broadband / ethernet

I'm having difficulty accessing a single website on either of my two desktop computers, connected to the router using wired ethernet However it will work from my mobile phone connected across wi-fi ...
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Vim got corrupted and print unsual lines, block number, how to fix from printing junk values?

I am getting these lines whenever I am trying to read/write any file or syslog. I am using vim. (If I press any keys, it will print these lines, how to get rid-off to these junk lines) ...
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In SQL SERVER how to do ;Third Computed Column = First Computed Column + Second Computed Column + Basic Column

I use SQL Server. I have a table with A. One column is for "Interest" B. There are three computed columns : First_val , Second_val , Third_val First_val = 10 % of Interest , Second_val = 20 % of ...
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Team viewer unlocking computer?

Ok i am sure you've heard of teamviewer and how the viewer on the far end can lock up the computer on the near end right ? If the viewer on the near end does get indeed get his computer locked down ...
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Convert powerpoint to markdown

Can I convert powerpoint to markdown? My ultimate goal is to create an easily versionable version of the powerpoint. (Maybe reveal.js or something)
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Google Chrome slightly jitters with one minute period

Some months ago I installed Windows 10 on my PC and now when watching Youtube videos in Chrome, I experience regular jitter - sound is fine, but video gets jittery for a few seconds with regularity ...
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Snippet Image and not download

I want to have 1000's of Images from a Website but they have uploaded them in a way that not every picture is a single upload. one image which is shown in the website is uploaded in parts so when i ...
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Windows 10 usb recover drive

I recently obtained a tower and the hard drive is shot. I am going to buy a new one can I use a usb recover drive I saved from my laptop to boot the new hard drive
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Batch File Property File String Search And Change the Value to user inputting value

I have a batch file to search a string in a property file and after finding the string, replacing its value to anew value...This script was working fine since last month.Now it is doesnot working in ...
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Weird response of my keyboard

I'm facing issue with my keyboard. My keyboard is not working since long time but I can't declare it as faulty keyboard. The reason is that when I boot up my computer the three LED in the keyboard ...
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How to create a copy of whole server into a image?

I have a physical server which has some mission critical data on it and some other hosted application. The server needs to be taken down and data needs to be migrated at some place eles. What i want ...
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What causes a split screen

When I turn on my PC,the blue screen flashes and then when it goes to my desktop which occupies the full screen my desktop occupies only half the screen. What would cause this ?
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Why my Kingston ssd is not recognized by bios after format?

I have a Kingston ssd 120 gb 300V. It was working but after I formated him, even my bios fail to recognize it. What may be the cause? Is there any fix?
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sed command removes parent closing tag in xml file

Iam using sed command to replace a string with another in an xml file using below given the command. sed "s/one/two/g" /data/common/codeset-mapper.xml > /data/codeset-mapper.xml But the closing ...
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Transferring large file to/from USB drive causes system to hang until transfer is done

I have a box running Ubuntu 16.04 server. It has an internal SATA hard drive with the OS on it, and an attached USB 3 hard drive which I use for storage of large/long term files. A lot of times, this ...
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Your connection is not private in Chrome and Internet Explorer

There is a problem with my Google Chrome and Internet Explorer when I am visiting https sites mostly google.com and anything related to Google is not working... See screenshot of chrome and internet ...
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Connection of database in MySQL [on hold]

I am new to MySQL. I have installed MySQL Workbench 6.3 CE and created a database and one table, and I'm trying to get data from window form application. Following is code for connectivity: String ...
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1answer
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Blocking Websites

I use Linux, I connect to Internet through Ethernet, I made a Hot-spot, so that I can share my Internet with my Family Members, now I see the that one of my elder was getting addicted to illegal ...
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Language bar missing on Windows 10

I have Windows 10 & I am the only user. It's a Surface Pro 3 if that helps. One day out of the blue, my language bar disappeared. I've tried pretty much everything short of formatting my PC. ...
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Hyper-V disables external video in Windows 8.1 pro

I've been using my notebook for months to drive an external UHD monitor via HDMI as my primary display (set to Second Screen Only), works beautifully. But after I enable Hyper-V, it reverts back to ...
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How do I recover data from hard disk of Windows

Internal hard-drive is completely fine. My Windows 8.1 don't reboot, it shows error that system32/winload is missing. When I try to install windows on other primary hard-drive (D:/), It completes ...
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I can't play movies on windows 10 after an upgrade from win7

Youtube is working and Streaming software like stremio or PopcornTime also works. But when I try to play video files it doesn't work. The computer freezes I get strange colorful squares on the screen. ...
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1answer
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SSD lifetime when using in development

I just bought Samsung 850 Pro 1TB SSD to speed up my laptop. I moved all my virtual machines to SSD so they will boot very fast. The only thing that I was not aware before buying an SSD is that it has ...
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Init script changes for MongoDB

We have MongoDB(version 3.0) in production in standalone as well as in cluster mode. Currently we were facing issue saying "unclean shutdown detected hence unable to start mongod". 1. After debugging ...
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php script runs from the browser but not from cron job

I am using Centos 7 as my webserver. When I run script.php from the browser, it works fine and processes all the data in the MySQL table. When I run it using a cron job, it runs forever but will not ...
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How do I search for a file whose path contains a null byte?

I want to search all files underneath a directory for a null byte in the path name. How would I do that? Especially via: Windows main GUI Windows powershell Git for Windows bash-esque terminal ...
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DNS Address could not be found - firewall

I'm using FortiGate 80C, have face this error when browsing. This message appear, then after few second it will redirect to the page. My question is why does this error occur and how to get rid of ...
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How to know if files cannot be saved anymore?

I posted this question on SO, and they told me to post my question here instead. Before anything else, I tried to see first if there is a tag for data recovery. I believe this question is appropriate ...
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A service for looking up process names?

Does anybody know if there is a online service or site for getting more information on process names? I occasionally see services in the Activity Monitor (Mac OS X) and have no idea whether or not ...
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0answers
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Getting Event when RAID1 is failed

I have set up RAID1 using windows software RAID in windows 7. Is there anything registered in event viewer when RAID is failed?
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1answer
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How can use One media convert to give internet connection to 4 houses?

Can I use one media converter to give internet access to 3 houses near my. My ISP saying he will be needing 2 media converts at each home with 8 port switch at each home. is it necessary? I mean can't ...
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1answer
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Internet works sometimes, but then stops allowing access to sites. Skype still works.

I've heard problems like this arise out of DNS errors or something, but as my name suggests, I'm confused on the topic. I contacted my ISP and they told me to directly connect to modem, which fixed ...
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How to remove network locations from this pc permanently

I want to delete map drive permenantly, I have followed this step how-to-delete-map-drive , but after restart the drive is still there.
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How do you prevent text in a TOC from flowing into the next line?

Issue is here Essentially, for all other sections, the TOC is flowing normally, up until I get to a double digit situation where the TOC causes it to flow into three lines instead of one.
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Copying Conditional Formatting rule to range of cells and automatically updating the cell references

I wanted to apply Conditional Formatting to range of cells A2:A30 using a formula =Countif(A2:A$30,A2)>1. It works and gave the desired result. However when I go to any cell other than A2 and click ...
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1answer
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Create an atypical number pattern in Excel

I would like to create a custom list in Excel that repeats a number pattern, that I can fill automatically like I do with other custom lists in the Advanced Options. The pattern uses numerals 1-7 in ...
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Pipe audio from VLC to stdout?

I want VLC to play some video (from VLC), but have the audio be outputted to stdout or a file. Here's what I've been trying to do, but it obviously doesn't work. It's a FLV file btw: DISPLAY=:0 vlc ...
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What software is recommended for automatic driver install? [on hold]

When you format your computer, it is very laborious to download drivers individually (manually) from official website. I know there exists a lot software to detect, download and install ...
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Microsoft outlook 2010 data files

I have 3 email accounts showing in Account settings under the data file tab. Two are Comcast one of which is my comcast primary,checked as the default the other a secondary.The 3rd.is a icloud email. ...
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Office installation won't open files downloaded from a browser

When I open an office file (I've tested Word / Excel) that I downloaded from a browser (chrome, ff, Edge), regardless of the source (gmail, dropbox web download) I get the following error: This is ...
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Word 2016 file displays lines (not borders) between paragraphs in Edit mode only - how to turn it off?

A file created in 2010 and saved to 2016 now displays squiggly lines between every paragraph (see graphic). The lines display in Edit mode, whether working with a file created in a previous version ...

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