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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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Images / Photos and text boxes jump to top of page

Images / Photos, text boxes and text boxes with images embedded in them jump to top of page in some cases and not others. "Control + arrow keys" have no effect. It is even difficult to drag None of ...
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Do hard drive enclosures fail/is it the HDD or enclosure?

I'm having a whole host of problems with an external hard drive that was working just fine a couple of hours ago. I've had this problem before once, and that was about 3 months ago, here's what I ...
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ip namespace non-root shell

I am trying to run ssh command to another ip namespace. I can do it right now, but it runs as root. I want to run it as a normal user. I want to know if there is a way to enter a non-root shell in ...
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HTML5 video player stutters even after video is loaded

I am using jwplayer to display videos on my websites but cannot manage to make them running smoothly. They stutter, especially in full screen, although I wait for the video to fully load. I tried ...
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Is there a way to make a certain device not need root to access

Apparently you need to be root to access devices through Python. Is there a way to identify a particular USB device and then set it up so I don't need to be root to access it?
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Grub Rescue - the laptop won't boot at all

First of all I'm italian, so I apologize for my bad english. Second, i have a big problem. I have a new Sony Vaio Pro 13 (so, it's an ultrabook WITHOUT the CD drive), which had Windows 8 pre ...
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How to move files to hdfs in hadoop using unix command

I have 2 directories "dft" and "hdfs" in the unpacked Hadoop folder. I am trying to copy the file(StartUnit.txt) in dft into hdfs. The corresponding command and exception are as shown below ...
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Epson XP-600 will not print properly with all new ink recently installed

I just installed brand new Epson 273 ink cartridges ($64 worth!) in my Epson XP-600 printer. One box had all the colors plus black, and one had the fatter black cartridge. I am not getting ANY black ...
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Parsing Names in Excel 2011

In Excel 2011, I have one column containing first names of individuals and couples ("Donald R. and Jessie" or "Karen S." or "Jerry and Sheila"). I need them separated so that each piece of the name is ...
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Replicate Log File Between *NIX Servers

I have an application running remotely on a vendor *NIX server. This application writes out log entries to a file. This logging process is very much a typical append-only approach, so the file only ...
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Multibootable USB with windows, linux and iso

I want to create a multibootable usb, that will contain some linux distros, some windows ones as well as some non-OS iso(such as Hiren's boot DVD, Parted Magic bootble CD etc). As far as ...
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Copy file names to another folder

I need to copy file names from one folder to another. File contents are never changed. No files are overwritten, moved or copied. It's only about file names. I have a folder A with files named: ...
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874 views

Trying to divide just the decimal value and keep the whole number

I am trying to divide just the decimal place number and keep the whole number and move the results of that into a new cell. For example i have 1.4 units but the .4 needs to be divided by 12 because ...
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very noisy fan on my hp pavilion dm4 beats edition

As the title shows, the fan is very noisy. I don't remember since when but it's always running at its high speed and it's disturbing when i am in class. I tried to clean the fan, upgrade BIOS, ...
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How to remove settings from a Microsoft Account in Windows 8?

When installing Windows 8 for the first time, I did not create a Microsoft account, and just installed as the local user. However I recently updated to Windows 8.1 and it forces you to use a ...
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miss /dev/bpf in freebsd

I'm using tcpdump in freebsd, and I got the following error: $ /usr/sbin/tcpdump -i bge0 tcpdump: (cannot open device) /dev/bpf: No such file or directory a few google search indicate that the ...
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Is there an easy way to always redirect facebook.com to facebook.com/events/list (Firefox, Osx)

I often use facebook for communication while working. When I do, I'd rather not see the facebook newsfeed. Unfortunately it's hard to remember to not go to the frontpage and use facebook.com/messages ...
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two-way sync between mac and unix

I would like to work on a directory on two different macs and have access to a unix server that I ssh into. I would like to just start a script at the end of the day that let's me upload all my ...
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Windows 8.1 upgrade error 0xC1900101 - 0x20007

Trying to upgrade to Windows 8.1 from my 64 bit windows 8 pro system. My System config is as below: Processor: AMD a6 - 3400M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics 1.40 Ghz | 64-bit, x64 based processor ...

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