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CPU and RAM upgrades Inspiron 13 7347

I have a Dell Inspiron 13, 7347 i3 (4010U) 2 in 1 laptop. Can I upgrade to a faster CPU (i5 4210U) and if so are there any advantages to doing so (i.e. ability to increase RAM or get better screen ...
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How do I move several LVM PV's on a pair of software RAID5 arrays from one Ubuntu install to another?

I have two RAID5 arrays with LVM sat on top. I'm moving from Ubuntu 10.04 on an old PATA drive to Ubuntu 14.04 on a new SATA drive. I have the basic system up and running but now I'd like to move my ...
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DD-WRT OpenVPN on Single Access Point

I tried following the instructions from http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/OpenVPN_on_Dedicated_Wireless_Access_Point_(VAP) to setup a virtual access point that routes all traffic through OpenVPN. ...
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Can Excel automatically create an x-axis range?

I'm doing a basic financial analysis with Excel. The gist of it is I have an input parameter (discount rate) plus a bunch of static data that gets fed into the =NPV(rate, x1...x_i) function. I would ...
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Searching for files in my computer's filesystem named food using find . and grep together

So I'm trying to run a search of my computer's entire filesystem for files named "food" using find . and grep together. According to my homework instructions the search should take a while. I've ...
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laptop screen blinking on linux

I have a wierd issue with my alienware 14 laptop, that is running debian testing. If I use it without ac adapter pluged in, after some time the screen start blinking randomly (it looks like ...
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Reboot into another OS

I have a laptop with more than one OS. Is there any command by which I can shut down current OS and boot into another OS? windows->Ubuntu and vice versa thank you
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How to run app as sudo?

I can run the terminal in Applications folder, but how to run an app using sudo? Can I run a specific app as root using System Preferences settings?
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External sound card not working with Windows 10

I appreciate Windows 10 is a preview edition of the software, so I can have no quarrels if some of it doesn't work. However, my UA-25 external audio interface will not function with the January build ...
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Google spreadsheet thinks Chrome is Firefox

I am an Ubuntu user with Google Chrome 39.0 and whenever I enter a Google Spreadsheet-document (with Chrome), I get a warning header saying that "This version of Firefox is no longer supported, please ...
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Elementary OS not using proper display on Intel HD graphics laptop

I'm using Elementary OS 0.3 beta "Freya" and when I use the 3.13-43 kernel my laptop doesn't output to the proper display. When I boot up my laptop the login screen displays normally. Yet when I log ...
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Setup remote profile for Upstore.net on Oboom

I'm using Oboom storage cloud. I'm trying to remote upload a file from Upstore.net to Oboom. When I try remote uploading a file, an error message appears. What I discovered is that in order to have a ...
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How to use multiple usb modems?

I live in a remote area and the only access to internet is cellular internet with usb modem with speed @ of 5-10 KiloBytes/sec; on avg 7 KB/s. I just can’t bear with that speed. So recently used two ...
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What is this misterious entry on my FritzBox router

My router at home is a FritzBox. When I go into the control panel and I look at the devices connected in the local network, and I see something very particular. mercury is the name of my Desktop ...
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What is needed to access a CCTV system (based on a static IP)?

I was wondering (since I'm a beginner or intermediate in computer networks), what do you need to access a CCTV system. Let's suppose we have a CCTV system configured with an username and password on ...
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How can I get google hangouts to start minimized?

I have the desktop (i.e. chrome extension) version of hangouts - it starts up whenever I launch chrome. How can I get it to start minimized? (it can be minimized manually by clicking on the X that ...
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2answers
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Microsoft Excel: Assign Cell Part as Variable

I want to set a number in a cell to be a variable yet still keep text in it. That way it can be added up later using that variable. I want it to say something like "Justicar Aatrox: 975" And have ...
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Can I connect an Analog Telephone Adapter (ATA) analog port to an Analog PBX?

I was wondering if it's possible to reuse my existing analog PBX and all the current line distribution inside my home, but using a VOIP line instead of an analog one. The new configuration should be: ...
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How can I install MS OneNote offline?

is there a Microsoft Onenote which is free, standalone offline installer for windows? onenote.com offers a installer but i want a version to install on an offline PC.
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Windows 8.1 resets to low resolution after extended shutdown

I have tried troubleshooting this for weeks and I still don't know why it's happening. Basically, when I shut down my desktop at night, when I turn it on the next morning there's a high chance that ...
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HP Printer Unable to connect to SMB on Mac

I've got an HP Officejet 8600 which can scan to an SMB Network Folder. I've got an iMac running Yosemite that I would like to use as the SMB destination for Scans from the Officejet. SMB has been ...
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WinWGET download all zip files from a site

I want to download all zip files from a site. What is the complete command? The site uses a username and password also. Im using winwget in windows 7. Its a GUI for WGET.
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Keyboard shortcut to select the first result of a Regex search in Sublime Text 3

I attempt since 2 days now to config a shortcut to search for regex (regular expression) in the code and only select the first occurrence without automatic replacement. It allow me to navigate easily ...
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1answer
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How to install osx or windows on my iphone 6? [on hold]

My pc is slow. Can I install Windows or OSX on my iPhone 6 so that I can use it as a computer and use its resources including cpu, disk space etc,,, and use the screen and mouse of my laptop?
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2answers
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What brand of RAM will be closely match with SK Hynix HMT351S6EFR8A-PB DDR3-1600 PC3L-12800 SO-DIMM RAM?

I am looking to add an extra 4 GB RAM to my Dell Inspiron 15 i3 laptop. I am not able to find the exact RAM in India. Which one should I prefer then, Crucial or Transcend or Corsair? These seems to be ...
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Is it possible to restart the internal python in Vim?

I'm running custom python code in my vimrc and If I often find myself in the position where I'm editing modules used by the vimrc, which causes script failures until I restart vim and its internal ...
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Desktop slider that does nothing

I am using Windows 8.1 and a slider appears in the upper left corner. It appears at the start screen and then is on ever screen thereafter. It is always on top, can't be moved, and when clicked on the ...
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1answer
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vim find buffer by absolute path

How can I find a buffer in vimscript when I have an absolute path, and as you know vim buffer names can be relative path? Is there a function for that?
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Can I turn an internal PCI-E audio card into external cheaply?

I like listening to music, but the one thing I can't get with the mobile devices (players, smartphones, notebooks) is the volume and clarity I get from my desktop pc audio card. It's nothing special, ...
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1answer
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Downloading FEniCS Binary for Linux Mint, what is the difference between the two icons in the following download link?

I am a new to Linux/Ubuntu operating systems. In this link, I'm not sure which of the first two OS Icons I will need to use. I'll be using Linux Mint. Which one will I need to use? An explanation of ...
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Drop down menu disappearing on Wordpress Themed Website (Blogolife Theme by WPLOOK)

The problem pertains to the following website: http://www.secondchanceconsignmentsale.com/ On the top menu, there is only one drop-down under the Consigner menu item. It seems to disappear on me ...
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SSH working but SCP permission denied using the same password

I can successfully SSH into my remote sever (amazon web services if that matters, I'm on a mac) using ssh -i mykey.pem ubuntu@??.??.??.??? But when I try to use scp scp -i test.php mykey.pem ...
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Aero-peek looses my focus

I like Aero-Peek more than Alt-Tab because new windows 7 semitransparent window is very distracting. I cannot understand which window I am switching to. I therefore try to learn Win+Tab instead of ...
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Make Kali screen not turn off?

I'm using Kali 1.0.9 64 bit and I have the screen timeout set to max, 1 hour. How can I set it to never turn off? I have opened dcong and changed a few things, nothing seems to work.
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Format a drive to show larger size

How would I format a drive so the filesystem shows a size that I tell it to instead of how much it actually has? If I can't do it with the filesystem how do the scammers that sell them do it?? Like ...
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How to perform calculations based on multiple conditions involving current cell cell color and the value or color of other cells

I have a color coded spreadsheet for rental properties that I downloaded from a software program. The spreadsheet basically has 3 colors, green means the property is booked, black means it is ...
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Good software for converting CD to ISO image [on hold]

I am searching for some reliable software to rip a CD to an iso, preferably free software. Does anyone have any recommendations?
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Accidentally removed my “Documents” from my “Libraries”

By mistake I removed the my "Documents" folder from my "Libraries" The folder still exist however under C:\Users\user\Documents, I didn't delete any files. How can I restore the my "Documents back to ...
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How to customize file starting [on hold]

Guys please tell me How I can customize my file starting, link in this image : Click me For view Image Guys please tell me How I can customize that??
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1answer
5 views

Linux stuck on booting automatically in x seconds

I've recently found an old HP Mini of mine, and its hard drive was on its last legs. I decided to replace the HDD (Win 7) with an SD card running Ubuntu. The problem is, whenever I start the ...
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How to block memory reading with AppGuard

I have instaled AppGuard program on my computer, how do i block sucessfuly program Task Manager with it, so Task Manager cannot read process memory. Or any other program. Can someone perhaps link to ...
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Keyboard shortcut to search for selected/highlighted text

In Chrome, you can highlight some text on a web page and use the right-click context menu to open a google search for the selected text in a new tab. It would be super convenient if I could access ...
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How to remove tips box with Wacom tablet in Windows 8.1

HP Envy TS15 Laptop running 64 bit Windows with Wacom Intuos Pen Tablet small (CTL-480). All was fine. Suddenly, I started getting little yellow tool tip boxes whenever any of the following keys are ...
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Error while using sudo apt-get update

I am using ubuntu 12.04 and while using sudo apt-get update command I get this error: Hit http://in.archive.ubuntu.com precise-backports/universe Translation-en Fetched 4,683 kB in 1min 14s ...
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Dual boot Win 8 how to upgrade Mate 14 to Cinnamon 17

I currently have a Dual Boot Windows 8.1 with Mint Mate 14, on a generic machine. I want to upgrade to Cinnamon 17.1, keeping the dual boot. I am somewhat of a newbie and need very specific ...
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1answer
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Keyboard shortcut for maximize and minimize Rstudio Console

In Rstudio you can manually maximize the editor panel by clicking the icon in top-right corner. When executing code, the console will slide into view automatically, but then one has to ...
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Add content from cell in sheet1 to cell in sheet2 when cell in sheet1 is found dynamically [on hold]

Reworded for clarity per site request 1 How do you find a value in a list on sheet1, get the value in the column to the right of it and enter it into a cell in sheet 2, then add a number to it, then ...
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How can you set the default search provider in the adressbar for Firefox?

I'm trying to set the default address bar search engine to Duck Duck Go. The expected functionality should work as such: I type something that is not an address in the address bar, the browser opens ...
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Is Windows' notepad “secure” or vulnerable to malwares? [on hold]

I use Windows 8.1' notepad standard program to open some file which are decrypted and mounted on a virtual drive. Given that the OS itself is not secure and may be exposed to viruses/malwares, how ...
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1answer
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How can I prevent firefox from switching to search tab?

In firefox when you highlight Some Text and click right mouse button there is option Search google for "Some text". It is all nice, but firefox switches to the search tab immediately, how do I prevent ...

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