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Seagate ext hdd breaks USB connectivity in Windows 8 x64

A friend has a Seagate 1TB ext hdd (model: srd 00 f1). When connecting it to his Sony Vaio (VPCSB1S1E - Windows 8) it shows up in the Device Manager with a driver error. When trying to uninstall the ...
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Converting text data into time in excel

I have a coloumn in excel wherein time has been entered as text i.e.,2:50AM . Now I would like to convert that into time format. Kindly advice how I can achieve it.
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Creating Index in Libre Office Writer

Every book has an "Index" at the end and using which we find specific text in the book. I have created a document in Libre Office Writer and now I want to create the "Index" like the same in a book. ...
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Why does my computer take an abnormally long time to shut down?

I am booting Windows 8.1 Professional 64-bit off an SSD (specifically, a 128GB ADATA SP900), and while it boots up incredibly fast, it also takes an obscenely long time to shut-down. The time to go ...
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Completely remove everything of Microsoft Office to reinstall it from crash

I want to have complete Microsoft Office suite be removed as nothing related to Office exists on my computer. I tried to uninstall from Control Panel but it seems the underground data still remained ...
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Failed to Start DHCP in Linux Redhat, Need Help ASAP

I tried to configure /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf file in Linux but it failed as static addressing. How do I fix it? Am I missing any data and is it accurate? I need help. Below is screenshot of my contents ...
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Can I “add” an ethernet port to laptop using USB-to-Ethernet Adapter

I have a laptop with one ethernet port and a wifi too. To share an internet connection, I connect my laptop through wifi (typically in hotels), then bridge it to the ethernet port by making the ...
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Route traffic from local network to VirtualBox host-only adapter

For a test I need to allow routing from my local network to a guest inside a VirtualBox. The guest already have outside access. So far I enabled ip forwarding on my local machine (OSX 10.9) and added ...
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Loading freedos no kernel sys

I have tried using testdisk for many times on several external drive, however, this time I accidentally rewrite the MBR on the system drive itself that result to my computer unable to boot to its OS. ...
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Is My Harddrive Garbage?

I have a WD Caviar Blue 1TB, I wanted to format my computer and start fresh, so I did this, I noticed it took 6 hours to just get through the entire install, when I got into Windows 8, it was ...
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Use host-only network adapter in VirtualBox

I'm using OSX 10.9.4 as host, VirtualBox 4.3.14 and Windows 7 as the guest VM. Using NAT network mode works fine. But host-only networking never worked. I'm fairly new to using VirtualBox and VM's. ...
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pidof Xorg is not returning a number on my computer

I'm trying to debug a performance problem with Xorg on my computer and I found a curious problem doing the operf command: pidof -sx Xorg, or just pidof Xorg outputs nothing. But ps -e | grep Xorg ...
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Wireless Capability is turn off

I have reformated the compaq presario b1900 to windows 7 ultimate and have still connected to wifi after downloading and installing some applications in the internet the wifi light suddenly turns into ...
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How to access router web interface behind VPN with same IP as local router

I have a two home networks involving cable routers. Network A is an Asus RT-N66U that is hosting a PPTP VPN. My PC is connected to Network B which is another router (Netgear WNR1000). Both routers ...
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JRE bad path. Eclipse cannot find OSX 10.9

I have JDK installed however I am still experiencing errors in my eclipse IDE. I get errors such as my JRE missing and also Description Resource Path Location Type Unbound classpath ...
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Windows 8 Narrator

When I have the Narrator turned on (Windows 8), it will not recognize my computer keyboard, i.e. cannot type anything. If I turn Narrator my keyboard off, my keyboard works fine. This just started ...
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Constant BSODs and boot failures?

I have a Dell Inspiron M5040 running Windows 7 Home Premium (64-Bit) that I got as a Christmas gift in 2011. Recently, it has been showing signs of weakness. I was suspicious of virus infection after ...
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How do I start cmd.exe from a UNC path (to map a network drive)?

While cmd.exe can work with UNC paths by using PUSHD \\UNC\Path, I'm attempting to start cmd or a similar command FROM a UNC path. Here's why: I'm adding a "Map Network Drive Here" to my suite of ...
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Can I provide a virtual Windows environment for my users?

I want to provide an environment where users are free to install and break whatever on their accounts without disrupting the experience of other users on the computer. Since it's in a home ...
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so how do windows 8 apps exist?

now i know that if i take skype (donwloaded from microsoft (seems like they merging or something)) for example, its file location is ''C:\Program ...
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How to hibernate Windows on Power Loss and Wake When Power is Restored?

I'm running a Windows 8 tablet in my car as my stereo and have it powered to the ignition (so it only charges on ACC). I'm using EventGhost for automation processes and I'd like to be able to have ...
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MS Access 2010 Query Linked to a SQL 2008 database do INSERT to table in MS Access file

We have about a dozen inherited Access programs written 10-12 years ago. The author is not here now. We are having to add functionality to the Access code. I have never developed in Access. I am ...
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Can I access files from a former employee's user account on OS X?

I have several iMac G5s left in my office. They each had several users with passwords. I need to get information from them that may be in different areas; for example, a former employee had coded ...
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Excel Conditional Formatting Colour Scales highlight group of cells when another cell is a certain value

So I have a document that has 2 drop downs with the first acting as a currency selection and the other acting as a discount selection (0% - 50%). Basically whenever I select from the dropdowns the ...
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GIT: how to share objects between two git repos which have almost the same history?

I have two remote repos A and B. B is separated from A not a long time ago, so they basically have the same commit history. Now I have a local clone of A, and added B as another remote, but when I do ...
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Restricting access to iOS apps based on time of day

I'm looking to set up something on my iPhone and iPad that works like SelfControl on my Mac. I get distracted by Facebook, and would like to restrict my access to it except during certain times of ...
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How to modify margin spaces for Visio drawing when using 'Auto fit to Drawing'?

I use 'Fit to Drawing' in Visio a lot. The resized page width fit my drawing objects neatly though putting some extra page margin spaces that I don't want to have. How can I remove them?
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PowerPoint 2010/2013 how to override the photo album default template/layout

I am trying to find a way to override or customize the default layout/template that PowerPoint uses when I insert a photo album (Ribbon menu->Insert->Photo Album [in the images section]). We will be ...
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1answer
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dual boot Windows xp and Windows 7 from the same partition

After installing Windows 7 (ver. Enterprise 64-bit) my old Windows XP installation has been moved to the "Windows.old" directory. Now I know it is possible to restore and boot Windows XP again by ...
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Search by Image ? more advanced properties?

I am wondering if anyone might now how to add more qualities to the Search by Image utility.. i.e. such as * Within a Domain ( primarily ) Thank you so so much!!! Johanna! ...
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1answer
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Trying to sum a column of values between settable dates

So I have a list of costs over a period of time. Each row is a date, descriptor, quantity and value. So looking at the image, all the values in B, C and D are entered manually or through some other ...
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1answer
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Finding a file based on who owns it and size (Linux)

Im looking for a file on a server. I know what user owns it, I know what group owns it, and I know its 33 bytes long. Im not sure where on the server it is. What is the best command I can use in ...
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1answer
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COUNTIFS Statement Between Dates

I have a report I am creating that sifts through a lot of Data, I have created a COUNTIFS statement that does what I want, but I am having trouble with the dates. I am trying to find the number of ...
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Converting LaTeX Generated PDF to Word Using Acrobat XI

I've found myself, again, needing to live in both the land of LaTeX and Microsoft Word. I have Acrobat XI available, so I thought that I would just use it as a middle man in the conversion from LaTeX ...
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1answer
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How to write Excel macro to copy selected row of data between two sheets?

I'm not really experienced in the whole VBA area, i get how macros work but this is just out of my reach. Basically as i stated in the title i need to write a macro that will copy the selected row or ...
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Install / uninstall GPU drivers in Win7 via file explorer?

Situation: (See also for context: a previous question) Cannot access Win7 (bootcamp) system via screen, as AMD GPU is bust Win7 Safe Mode does not help Can run OSX partition as managed to manually ...
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Samsung SW Update “Windows 8.1 common revisions”

I bought a Samsung Laptop and it comes with a handy update software called SW Update. The thing is one of the softwares it can install is called Windows 8.1 Common Revisions (translation from spanish ...
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1answer
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using DVI and audio splitters the opposite way

My LCD TV has only one DVI-I port as PC input. I'd like to connect 2 PCs at the same time: one via VGA and one via HDMI. Can i use this setup without a switch: PC1 --> VGA --> DVI splitter ...
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How to set up Eclipse to connect SVN Remote Server for Static Web Development

0 down vote favorite I want to develop with Javascript and PHP. I'm doing some tutorials and getting up to speed with the tools. So far I have some code developed and realized that switching from ...
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Where are the Windows Start Menu settings stored?

When installing windows on a new PC, it's kind of annoying to go through all the start menu options and update them with sane (in my opinion) options either from a screenshot or from another machine ...
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How to input a frequently-used sequence of letters

I have a sequence of letters I use all the time and I want to create a shortcut so that I don't have to retype it every time. The sequence is one letter in lower case - a number in red - a letter in ...
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Can no longer word search a PDF in Mac preview

I have a PDF doc that I have word searched three or four times yesterday and even earlier today but now it won't search any words at all. I'm befuddled and confused! It's a really large file (over ...
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Honeywell HRGX81 RTSP URLs

We have a home security DVR and I've been futzing around with it. Noticed it had RTSP support and decided to try using it. So far it's been fruitless considering all the combinations I tried along ...
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1answer
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I would like to block the Windows folder from Standard User accounts

I am running Windows 7 Professional. I'd like to block the HOSTS file from being changed by a Standard User account. How do I do this?
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passsenger: Apache 2 Test Page shown instead of rails application

I have installed centos and rails using a tutorial The problem is, the browser shows "Apache 2 Test Page" instead of the rails site. Any idea how to troubleshoot this.
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DOCSIS version of cablemodem

how can i know the docsis version of my provider in a linksys WCG200, i look into the configurations of the router but jus says what version of docsis is supported but no what version my provider ...
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ubuntu installer run on debian wheeze

I have found some intel video drivers for my asus laptop "Integrated Intel® HD Graphics" but intel provided installers which are dedicated for fedora and ubuntu only; so my question is... can I ...
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After changing settings, I can no longer get my laptop screen on (it's black). How can I see the display monitor?

My laptop screen went dark and I searched on how to fix this - found to disconnect power and drain it with the power button, then close the lid almost all the way and then try to hit power button ...
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In Excel 2010, how do you format text to string without having to open and enter on every single cell?

I was given an Excel document. In the data there is a column of dates formatted 5/20/2014. Half the data in that column is formatted as a date. The other half is formatted as text. When I try and ...
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How do I remove icons from ribbon and menus office 2013?

In (Windows 8.1 Office 2013) Excel 2013 the menu caps don't bug me, but how can I have text only and remove that huge waste of time and space meant for the functionally illiterate, known as icons? I ...

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