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wINDOWS 7 home premium keeps stopping working

have recently started using 7 home premium on an HP Pavilion DV6. I constantly get messages saying word has stopped working, or similar for using powerpoint, trying to access documents, write emails ...
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Is it true that graphics card with 320-bit bandwith will have the same performance as a card with 256-bit bandwidth?

My graphics card's memory interface has 320-bit bandwidth. I have heard that there is no real gain from values over some multiple of 2 (256, 512, etc.). Is this true? How exactly does such interface ...
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dmidecode returning maximum capacity as unknown

I am using Linux mint on my Sony Vaio Laptop model no. VPCEA23EN. I want to upgrade my ram so i tried the following command to find out the maximum capacity of RAM. But it is not providing the ...
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Windows constant freezes, hard restart required

I'm new around this site so I don't know if I'm doing something wrong if so, I'm sorry~ I don't know if you need my specs for this problem, but I'll leave them to you anyways: -Processor: Intel(R) ...
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Product information not valid

Always when I start up my Hp 650 Notebook Pc, comes the error massage says that. Product information not valid. The following product information programmed into the system board is missing or ...
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SD Card voids writes

I have a 2 GB SD card that I plug into my computer through a switchless USB adapter. At first, the SD card was unformatted, so I gave it a msdos partition table and a total FAT32 partition. I use the ...
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Can't install libpq-dev on debian wheezy

I already have deb http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt/ wheezy-pgdg main in my /etc/apt/sources.list file. I have tried to follow the dependency trail but I have reached a dead end. This is how ...
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ffmpeg: how to convert mp4 to mp4?

The subject is correct ;-) My problem is this: I have a set of MP4 files; all of them play with vlc on my Ubuntu box. But when copy them to USB; and want to play them from my TV ... some work; others ...
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Windows 8.1 Laptop Stuck in “Startup Repair”

I have a Sony Vaio SVE171C11L laptop running Windows 8.1, roughly 2 years old. Have been traveling with it for a while, so it gets bounced around a lot. Two days ago, I turned this laptop on and ...
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Macbook booting itself in to OS X Utilities

Macbook (OS Mavericks) would not boot up last night, screen would go white, I'd see the apple logo and a loading bar which didnt move, then it would shut itself down after a few minutes. I tried using ...
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Bios doesn't see MBR Hard Disk

I was trying to install steamos as a dual boot but it used to fail because it didn't see windows' free spaces. Someone said convert HDD from GPT to MBR. I did it with gdisk and now my Windows doesn't ...
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Windows cannot be installed to Disk 0 Partition 1

I've gone through a few questions with the similar issue, but found none with a working solution. Got a Toshiba laptop for "repair", model "PORTEGE R830-1FT", and I was asked to install Windows on it ...
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pen drive not showing full capacity

I'm trying to reformatted in Windows 7 by right clicking on the drive and selecting Format.... But the capacity only shows 144MB. Is there something I can do to get the original size back? Maybe it ...
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Regex to select only specific number of spaces

I am using notepad++ and I want to do a find & replace operation. For example 4 number of spaces means 1 tab 6 number of spaces means 2 tabs etc. In my file all the spaces are in the ...
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Error while exporting comments from Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro

I want to export the comments made on my PDF file into word format. I'm using Windows 7 with Acrobat 9 Pro. I also have MS Office 2013 installed and running. When I click on the Comments Menu and ...
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suse linux installatation on HP Gen9 server

Unable to install suse linux enterprise 11.0 with sp3 on HP gen9 server. It is unable to recognize the storage. The raid controller is p440ar. It had tried installing with HP ProLiant Gen9 Bootable ...
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Irregular internet connection in Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 desktop edition in my new computer . I have a problem with the internet connection (Ehternet). Actually, my internet works for 20 sec and it stops for 40 to 60 sec. This ...
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Windows: how to enable tags on old image files?

I have a lot of old photos which I want to tag. For crossplatform compatibilitiy, I want to use IPTC Keywords for tagging. As far as I read, the native windows photo tagging capabilities do use this ...
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Making a new heading style

I am trying to understand styles in Microsoft Word. How do I make a new heading style? Built-in heading style in word have more than just the formatting. They are collapsible in the document, they ...
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How to remove the title property of an avi video

There has been a similar question asked, but the answer does not work for my situation. I have a .avi video which has the title of Video_DVD. This is not the correct title of the video and does not ...
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Computer turns on fine every day except Sunday. (Maybe due to not using it for a while?)

For over a month, I have come home from a Saturday 16-hour shift on Sunday morning to find that my computer won't turn on. Every day of the week besides that one, the computer runs flawlessly. I ...
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How can I find out what ports I can use via a proxy;ie which are open

I use a proxy. I connect to it, but I cannot configure it. I access security cameras from the proxied location to one that is not. I got lucky in setting up the open ports to accept connection to my ...
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Photon files converted into MS word format. How to reconvert them into orginal format?

Mistakenly i had opened tata photon icon in MS Word format. Now its not opening the files of photon in its original format. Regardless, it has converted all the applications on my desktop into MS word ...
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Windows 7 firewall rules doesn't work for FTP server

I have installed FTP server and set up an FTP site on Windows 7. I'm trying to connect to it via a Linux machine but the connection times out if the Home or work (private) networks firewall is on. ...
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Is there something similar to Apple’s Air Display for Linux? [on hold]

Air display is a program. An iPad can be connected to a computer and be used as an additional screen. Like a secondary screen but not connected by cable. So is there anything like this for Linux? One ...
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Maximize window when dragged to top in Mint/Cinnamon

In Windows 7, when I drag a window to the top of the screen, it maximizes. In Mint, however, it takes only the upper half of the screen. Can I make it maximize instead, line in Windows?
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How to move a Linux installation to a larger disk with a different partition scheme?

I decided to make a small Arch Linux USB flash drive to carry around when I need Linux. So I successfully installed it on an awful 8GB flash drive with 5GB on / and 3GB on /home. I would like to do ...
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Is there a clean way to quit evim?

While fiddling with installation of vim and gvim from source, trying to release console-based vim from X dependencies, I tried to run evim to see what it is and whether it should be freed from X ...
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How do I set max browsing history size?

How do I set how many urls (maximum) can be stored in the browsing history of Firefox? I don't see such an option in the settings dialog.
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SSL not available when attempting to compile“wget” from source?

I was trying to install wget from source in Linux by: ./configure --with-ssl=openssl But it returns me: configure: error: --with-ssl=openssl was given, but SSL is not available. If I do: ...
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setup WiFi with no password to connect but Password to Surf Internet

How to set up wifi that requires no password to connect but ask password to browse the internet? Does it require different kind of router, can it be done in a Microtech router or we need servers for ...
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Open source alternative to BitTorrent Sync? [on hold]

I'm quite enamoured with BitTorrent Sync, as opposed to centralised storage services like DropBox, mainly because it feels more secure to have encrypted peer-to-peer storage than have all my sensitive ...
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Control MS word add-ons using recorded/programmed macros

I have installed a Microsoft word add-on (not specified because this problem is likely common to many add-ons out there) and I want to add some specific functionality to it. I could be wrong but I ...
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When using a multi-level list (as for an outline), tab and increase indent button do not work

Lately, I have run into this issue several times and it is driving me crazy. When I type up an outline for a paper or presentation, at first everything works fine. I can do the following: 1. ...
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Teamviewer 10 service hung on starting, slows down startup

Suddenly my PC started taking a long time to boot. I have windows 8.1 on an SSD so it's usually pretty fast, like 20 or 30s from pressing the button to desktop, most of it is the motherboard stuff. ...
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combo mic/headphone splitter MIC does not work on mobos front panel

I really need an answer on this one, I have the Bose Quiet comfort headphones and also the white apple headphones, both are actually headsets and the 3.5 mm plug they use it's those with three black ...
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SSD not booting on an HP Pavilion HPE-H9 running Windows 7

I’m on Windows 7 and my PC is an HP Pavilion HPE-H9 and I just recently got a 500GB Samsung SSD. I used the data migration tool that comes with the CD to copy my data over onto the SSD. I got into my ...
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How to recursively delete all .DS_STORE files from a directory on a Windows Machine?

I extracted a .zip file compressed on a Mac and discovered that the compression included all the .DS_STORE meta-directory files (I think used to speed up spotlight search, but besides the point?). Is ...
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How can I give permanent admin access to the Linux program such as Aptik?

I’m using Linux Mint x64 with KDE and I can run the app Aptik fine from the terminal as sudo Aptik followed by its parameters. No problem. But I want to be able to run it from its GUI. The program ...
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Bind a key to newline in Bash, without submitting command

I want to press M-j and have readline place my cursor on the next line. This answer states that it cannot be done. I think it's wrong. You can kill the newline character, and yank it. This achieves ...
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Make PC Accessible over Internet using Public IP

I want to make my PC as webserver, file server which should be accessible over internet. I have a public IP, how can I use it to make my PC accessible through internet? Any help?
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sppsvc Error 5: Access Denied

Recently, my PC started having an issue. sppsvc would fail to load. When trying to manually initiate it, I would get an Error 5: Access is Denied message. Now, I used EventVwr and Process Monitor to ...
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Does the wireless signal affect the upload/download speed?

I have an wireless router, that share wireless but also LAN cable on my computer. My question is if I turn off the wireless signal will it affect the upload/download speed on the LAN cable? Giving ...
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How to automate these actions in JIRA?

We are managing our incidents through JIRA incident management tool. Usually we add an "Epic link", move particular issues to the "Sprint Board" and Assign it to concern person for every new issue. ...
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Can I have Windows 7 always allow Eudora to run?

I use Eudora (an older email client program). When I open my shortcut to Eudora, a User Account Control dialog appears asking me if I want to allow the program to make changes to my computer, before ...
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Is there a way to connect to a Windows machine from Linux by name instead of by IP?

In my home network, the Linux machines all have avahi installed and can access each other by their hostnames instead of by their IP ping laptop.local But for the Windows machine I could only manage ...
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Please help me understand my Btrfs system status

My system is Ubuntu 64bit, updated. I have a btrfs file system, consists two disks. btrfs fi show: ➜ ~ sudo btrfs fi show Label: none uuid: 75a8f1e7-7d79-4a05-8f88-fe02d119bf9f Total ...
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Why don't any MSI (Windows Installer) installers work?

For quite some time already, I have not been able to install any applications that in any way use the Windows Installer (aka msiexec) which is most of the apps out there. I am not talking about some ...
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Where does homebrew install Drush?

Got Homebrew installed by running: ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" After some problem with line endings which I got past I think I ...
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Connecting to Neighbour's Wireless, Even I'm On My Network

I have a Cisco Linksys E4200 router, that has dualband capabilities, so I have two networks setup: "phil-net" and "awesome". Starting last week intermittently, when I try to connect to one of those ...

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