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Fixing lost administrator permissions on a NAS in a Windows environment

This is in a Windows environment. I have an issue on a NAS volume where the Administrator has lost all access to various folders and files. I can find the offending folders and files and have been ...
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Combine Multiple ISO Files To Burn A Single Bootable ISO Image in windows system

Suppose I have three iso files "ubuntu-10.10-desktop-i386.iso", "ubuntu-11.10-desktop-amd64.iso, "Window7.iso " I want to combine those multiple ISO files and want to burn a single ISO image file onto ...
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Applescript to close box by hitting ok automatically

I need to create a script that automatically closes a popup box that opens approximately every 55 - 65 seconds. Once the box opens, you merely hit OK (within the box) and it closes. I created an ...
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How to change Thunderbird icon theme?

I got Thunderbird 24.1.0 from Portableapps.com. Same folder unpacked into Win7 and XP. When run on WIn7 I see all icons (get mail, write, chat...) are gray themed. When run under WinXP all icons ...
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Globally value not getting changed and also script not getting load

Basically I have to ask two questions through this explanation. I am using Red Hat Linux 6.0 ... using davinchi board. I have to change system clock resolution so I am changing HZ env var. For this I ...
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Is there a sublime text color theme that is just 2 colors? (black on grey)

I prefer coding without any text highlighting, namely black courier on light grey. Is there a Sublime Text color theme as specified? Perhaps one where it is easy to configure the background and ...
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Runescape.com auto redirect

When I visit runescape.com I get auto redirected runescape wikia. (last time it redirected to microsoft.com) I checked/tried cleaning with Malwarebytes Host file is empty Google Dns/Open Dns/ ...
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Frequent BSoDs regarding memory corruption

I have been getting randoms BSoDs recently and they are becoming more frequent. The error is always different but it has something to do with memory corruption. Bsods are totally random. Can happen ...
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Calculate # of shared elements in cells

I am struggling to get a calc formula to do the following calculations: A B D G H A A B C 2 1 A D E 2 1 A F G 1 2 B H I 1 1 As in the example, I need for the ...
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OTS (Open Text Summarizer)

I was trying to install OTS (Open Text Summarizer) on ubuntu 12.10. I downloaded the package ots-0.5.0 and ran ./configure and finally got this error: configure: error: Library requirements ...
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Undo chmod -R a+rwX command

How can I undo the following command: chmod -R a+rwX / I used it to modify some permissions, but it did not do as I had expected. I want to undo it, or at least reverse it.
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Menus sticks on top of everything

I have the same problem as this: Menu item from closed program stays on top I can refresh the resolution, and then the problem disappears, but then after the problem comes back, it is 10 times ...
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How can I set up a VPN client on a DD-WRT router behind another router?

I recently subscribed to a VPN service and was wondering if it is possible to set up the dd-wrt router so that any connections to a virtual wireless network go through the VPN. Can this still be done ...
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How to unbold listchars

My listchars characters looks like they are in bold as shown in screenshot below. How do I unbold them? I think it's set under the colorscheme but I don't know which setting to change.
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Computer shuts down right after I push power button (have to push it twice to turn it on)

I bought a HP Pavilion SleekBook three months ago which comes with two gigabytes of memory, and I upgraded last week putting one module with 4 gigabytes of Crucial, and have updated Windows 8 to 8.1 ...
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PulseAudio on Cygwin: Failed to create secure directory: Unknown error 13

I am unable to run PulseAudio on Cygwin. Operating System: Windows 8 Pro 64 bit Cygwin Setup.exe Version: 2.831 (64 bit) PulseAudio Version: 2.1-1 When I run: pulseaudio -vv this is the ...
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Lots of errors in memtest on one of my memory, can I still use it?

I have a RAM stick in my PC that has shown to be full of errors when I run memtest. Can I still use that memory even though it has errors? I'm sure it had errors before and the computer is still ...
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Excel 2010 line chart; limiting data points to fewer than the max

In Excel 2010, how do I limit the number of data points on a line graph to the latest (or last) 4 data? I update the spreadsheet often, but only the latest data is graphed and reported.
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How change the programme for the doc file?

I have files with .doc extensions. But when I click on them the default browser is opened. When I want to change the program by right click -> open with -> find the MS Office .exe file and click on ...
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Backup virtual hard disk

I have a VM created in VMWare Player. It's VHD is currently sized 17 GB, split among multiple 2 GB files. The host OS is Windows 8. I use CrashPlan in host OS for file backup. The problem is, ...
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How to make a hardisk from a portable hardisk?

I have a acer 500 gb portable harddisk and want to convert it in to a network hard disk. so that i dont have to carry it along and also not to keep my computer power on for whole day. I have iball ...
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Share virtually screen without disconnected

Hi guys I need advise there. Hoping can get answer from here. What is good method to share screen only view mode? So users can virtually see what happen on that computer, but only view. I tried this ...
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Explorer image thumbnails are grey/incomplete/partial

[2 months later] I haven't found any other sources addressing this problem. And it's still happening. Doing this update/edit to possible catch someone's eye and get some suggestions? [Original] I ...
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How would I write a macro in Outlook 2010 to set all folder properties to “see all items”?

How would I write a macro to set all folder properties to "see all items"? I have hundreds of folders and subfolders and need to set the folders to see all items and I can't figure out how to write a ...
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Connect from Mac OS X to Windows 7 Desktop

I am trying to connect from my MacBook to my Windows 7 machine within my own network - if it will work from outside my network that's a plus but no need to have. My Windows 7 machine is freshly ...
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Can I keep Outlook 2007 from adding my name to recipient list when replying to all?

This question is not a duplicate of this one: Can I always exclude specific recipient from Reply All? Or these which are about Outlook 2010 and are actually different issues: reply-to-all includes ...
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split a textfile after each n matches to a new file using sed or awk

i tried to split a file in parts of n matches each. The file is just one line and the seperator is '<br>' foo<br>bar<br>.....<br> I just want to split the file in parts, ...
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Windows 8.1 troubleshooting

I upgraded my laptop from Windows 8 to 8.1. When i try to open some of the applications it gives a message box saying that I need to update my Graphic Drivers. How am I to do that?
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Firefox freezes when using Flash

I just updated my display driver (Nvidia GTX 560 Ti) to the latest version (331.65) and whenever I try to open a website containing flash-material (Flash version 11.9), Firefox (version 25.0) freezes ...
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Why would Internet Explorer not run in normal user mode, but run in administrative mode?

System is Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit, Internet Explorer 11. I reinstalled my operating system within the last week so there's very little in the way of "extras" on here that could be causing this. The ...
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.bat file overriding answer

When I made this batch file, when typing y and n for the first time it works fine, but as soon as I choose n, every single time I try inputting something, it opens up the 7000 songs wpl list then ...
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how to edit autoplay action for device? (Windows 7/8)

I'm looking for a way to add a program to the list of default autoplay actions when I connect a device, specifically opening up iFunBox when connecting an iPhone. Default Programs Editor will let you ...
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Two (Netgear) access points - how to properly configure?

We have a NETGEAR WNDAP350 wireless access point in our network. It works well, but even with external antennas it does not cover the whole area we need. We have a room where the signal from the ...
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Intel RST crashing! IAStorUI unstable in win 8.1

I have a Z87E-ITX Asrock mobo. Using a new 64G Corsair SSD as cache and a new Western Digi Black Scorpion 750G 2.5" drive. Using windows 8.1. Latest software or not, I can't open Intel RST software ...
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Guake transparency not working

I would like to recover transparency on Guake on my workstation (CentOs 6.4, linux 2.6.32-358.23.2.el6.x86_64) I use it for a long time on Suse or Ubuntu, I already know how to adjust transparency. ...
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Toshiba satellite L850 key for BIOS

I cant get in BIOS to my Toshiba laptop. Probably I turned on the fast boot or because of Fn key. How can I get in bios BIOS?
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Stop listening port 135

I have done following things Navigate over to key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \ Software \ Microsoft \ OLE At the right column, locate the value "EnableDCOM" and modify the value to "N". [3] Navigate to ...
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How to install non Microsoft USB device driver on PC without admin rights?

I am running Win 7x32 secured corporate laptop. My USB audio device has .exe installer file which is not possible to execute because of having no admin rights. Is it possible to embed driver files in ...
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Windows 8, optical drive not recognized anymore

As the title says I have a problem with my optical drive in Win 8... I installed windows 8 on my machine less than a month ago, and the drive worked fine until a week ago, when it stopped being ...
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how to use sleep command for parallel running of batch files

Sorry for this painful dumb question . I have 2 batch files where i have some commands to execute in batchfile1 and sleep for some time and then execute somecommands in batchfile2 and again batchfile2 ...
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Computer will freeze/ lock up after doing relatively stressful things

I'll first start off by saying that the issue GENERALLY doesn't occur unless I'm doing something remotely stressful for my computer. This issue used to occur whenever it felt it was necessary, however ...
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Computer freezes, makes buzzing noise on speakers

My computer has recently been freezing up occasionally (once every one or two days). When the computer freezes I have been playing a game (League of Legends or Hearthstone) or watching a movie using ...
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Booting issues from old computer

I have an old computer that is about 6 to 7 years old. It works OK but in order to boot it I have to start it about 8 times, needing sometimes to unplug and replug it to make it work. Otherwise when ...
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Can the Windows 8.1 update be applied without local terminal?

It is possible to access the Windows Store from a remote desktop session and initiate the Windows 8.1 Update from the Windows Store, but the update hangs after the first reboot, likely waiting for the ...
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Is it possible to use Dropbox to keep 2 pcs mail programs synced?

Is it possible that I use a dropbox folder as the mail storage so that both my pcs have the exactly same "state" as mail program is related? Would dropbox automatically update the folder database / ...
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Difference in RAM speeds

I have read that there is a speed difference between 1066 and 1600 DDR3 RAM, but is it significant? I'm building a computer for resale, and will having 1066 MHz RAM in it be a negative? I could ...
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iOS simulator won't turn on

I'm running: OSX 10.8.5. iOS simulator 4.2 Xcode 5.0.1 I want to open up the iOS simulator so I can run mobile Safari and test some sites. However, while the simulator launches, it never turns on. ...
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How to force the start and end date of a task in Microsoft Project to be on the same day?

I have a task called "Interview person A about topic X". The task's duration is set to 2 hours. The start date of the task should automatically be calculated taking dependencies and resource ...
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Remote Desktop with custom parameter

is there any way way to open the mstsc (remote desktop connection) with a custom parameter I initialized and then read it on the remote computer via command prompt? I need to create batch file that ...
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Terminal fails with a “Could not create a new process and open a pseudo-tty.” message

Yesterday, I upgraded my Mac to Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks), and since then I couldn’t open the “Terminal,” each time I open a session, the following error is shown: [Could not create a new process ...

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