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Mavericks Instalation freeze! - please advice. Progress Bar not moving

It says "Time remaining: About 39 minutes" or it goes to 42, then 36, but the blue progress bar doesn't move. I've wait more than 1 hour, and the progress bar is still there. i reboot, and the same ...
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mvim: display number of columns in window?

I'm transitioning to MacVim from terminal vim, and I've gotten used to the "80 x 24" display at the top of terminal windows (COLS x ROWS). Is there a way to enable some such display in MacVim?
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Update Optiplex gx520 bios

im trying to update the bios on an optiplex gx 520. Ive tried looking for instructions but im still confused. i downloaded the bios update from dells website. I currently cannot boot into windows to ...
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how can I search for a string in a folder that has zip files also

I am trying to search a string in a folder "test". This folder has sub folders and zip files too. I want to search within this directory to find the match. I used zgrep '11:57' test zgrep '11:57' ...
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Logrotate not doing any rotation

I just set up LogRotate on my RHEL6 server so that it rotates my custom Apache log files. However, it doesn't do anything when i try manually running it. I expect it to rotate the log files "access....
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what is way to set Proxy in Chrome in Linux

When i go for change proxy setting in chrome it appears as about:linux-proxy-config.Please also tell me how do I install Proxy switchy in it.
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Encrypt all disk and decrypt it depending on the sytem hardware

Is there any tool that can encrypt a whole disk and use a decrypt key based on the hardware of the machine? My goal is to create anti-copy OS that can only run on a specific machine, if i change the ...
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Grub Solaris FreeBSD dual boot

I have solaris 10 installed on the first hard disk and freebsd installed on the second hard disk I edited the /boot/grub/menu.lst from solaris to the following title FreeBSD root (hd1,0) kernel /...
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How to create a VBA form to match excel value to the name of the worksheet in the same workbook?

I am working on a self created VBA form. It has submit button and takes in entries such as destination, timing and budget. I have a excel worksheet named "bali". it consists of the destination's ...
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What is an Acer Converter Port?

What is this port "Acer Converter Port"? Is it basically the same as miniDP? Can I connect a monitor like Dell U2713H on this one? From Frequently Asked Questions on the Aspire R7 series: 9. Can ...
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Drive Mappings Erratically appearing/disappearing - Windows Ent Domain

We are having a very strange issue! Windows 2003/2008 Domain (2003 DCs / 2008 File Servers) Mixed Endpoint Environment - Win XP SP3 / Win7 Ent 1300 Users over several sites within a single domain ...
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more than 20 users on wireless and connection intermittently drops

There are about 25 users connected to the wireless network. Connection intermittently drops in a day. I have tried forcing in my ISP DNS. It seems that there are lesser disconnection but I cannot ...
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Run a local command after closing an SSH connection?

I've set up my zsh to update the XTerm title whenever I change directories. It's neat! Unfortunately I have one common problem, which is this: % cd foo; # title changes to "host1:~/foo" % ssh ...
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Issues connecting to WPA2 with User Authentication Mavericks?

I was on all the builds of the Mavericks beta and connecting to my University's network was fine. Then I upgraded to the public release and now I can't seem to connect to the internet. I can connect ...
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Acer Aspire 5742 - Black screen on boot

Having trouble with an Acer Aspire 5742. After pressing the power button the screen backlight comes on but it stays black. The Windows(7) chime sounds and when plugged into an external VGA display ...
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Which classes of drivers require an ABI bump for Windows 8.1?

I noticed that Windows 8.1 installed a lot of new drivers for several of my devices, but I don't know if that's because there was just an updated one available on Windows Update, or if the kernel ...
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What is the computer “doing” when it is running slow and task manager is not showing any CPU activity? [closed]

Typical example is when shutting down a memoryintensive application. It can take quite a while before the computer gets back up to speed. Is there some inherent cost in releasing memory? Or is it ...
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Browser Resolving Host, Program Delays

For some reason when I'm idle on my computer or when I boot up, I can open my browser it will stay on Resolving host... for 5 minutes or so even though the network is connected. This causes programs ...
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Excel - Disable AutoFormatting on Import [duplicate]

How can I stop Microsoft Excel from auto formatting data when imported from a text file? Specifically, I want it to treat all of the values as text. I am auditing insurance data in excel before it ...
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1answer
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nandinstall on cubieboard fails:

I'm unable to install onto the nand on one of my cubieboards. This is the error message: cubie@Cubian:~$ sudo ~/nandinstall/install.sh This will completely destory ...
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Win Live Mail font size increase in Win 8

How can I increase the font size for Windows Live Mail under Windows 8? I've tried everything I can think of!
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Filter/Redirect HTTP requests based on URL in Ad-Hoc connection

My computer (Windows7) is connected to the Internet via ethernet, and I shared this Internet connection via WIFI (Ad-Hoc). Is it possible to filter/block/redirect URLs for specific MAC/IP addresses, ...
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Will 128MB video card be enough for Windows 7 Aero with two 720p monitors connected? [closed]

I'm going to buy a replacement AGP video card for parents' decade old Athlon XP 3200+ computer. It has Radeon 9000 with 64MB now. This videocard is crippled under Windows 7 (no WDDM driver) and it ...
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Outlook 2013 32-bit crashes when syncing Gmail via IMAP

I setup Outlook 2013 32-bit to sync all mail from my Gmail account via IMAP. Then I setup gSyncit add-on to sync calendar and contacts too. The day I installed everything was working fine. Mail was ...
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Dropbox system tray icon old right-click menu

Is it by design, that the old Dropbox system tray right-click menu is gone in version 2.4.2? Can this still be set somewhere instead of the pop-up menu showing the recent files, etc. that is now ...
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What does *:* in lsof output stand for?

While executing the command /usr/sbin/lsof -l -i -P -n as the root user, I am getting this output. COMMAND PID USER FD TYPE DEVICE SIZE/OFF NODE NAME ... httpd 9164 70 3u ...
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Clean OSX (Mavericks) install: User folder / ACLs / .DocumentRevisions-V100/

I want to do a clean install of OSX Mavericks and manually transfer user-files. Reasons: I have migrated my User-Account over 3 or 4 releases and I want to make sure i don't carry old data or ...
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Why is guest OS greyed out in vmware web client?

I want to open the console for the guest OS on a VM in Vsphere using Firefox on OSX. Everything is working properly on the machine. I am able to console using the desktop client program in windows -- ...
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Eclipse on Mac OSX - how to assign same shortcuts as on Windows?

How can I make Eclipse on Mac OS X to use the same text editing shortcuts as on Windows? Home: move to begin of line End: move to end of line Cmd+Left: move one word to the left Cmd+Right: move one ...
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Is there a way to access the profiles stored in my Logitech G700 mouse with a Windows 7 Virtual Machine?

I am running Debian Wheezy and there is not any way (that I know of) to modify the mouse profiles on my Logitech G700 mouse. On this system, I have a Windows 7 virtual machine that I run in Virtual ...
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How to share my media files from USB external Hard Disk on to my wifi / any adapters available

I am trying to connect my external USB powered USB hard drives (1TB) and various other capacities of USB HDD containing various media files including videos and music on my home wireless network. I ...
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How to combine Excel charts on same X-axis

I want to create two stacked graphs in one chart object. One should be Stacked Column, and another Stacked Area. They represent revenue per partner per week of the year. On x-axis are weeks of the ...
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Append text with dynamic value in a text file by echo command in bash

I want to append some text in a file through a shell script. I have the following script bash -c 'echo -e "\nserver.id=$1" >> file.properties' saved in the file script.sh This is how I run ...
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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 update Mac OS X Mavericks desktop background from a script

How can I update Mac OS X Mavericks desktop background from a script? Update Mac OS X desktop background from a script worked up to OS X 10.8, but doesn't work anymore. The desktop defaults to the ...
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Multiple SSL certificates on one server

We're hosting two websites on our fairly tiny but dedicated production server. Both website require SSL authentication. So, we have virtualhosts set up for both of them. They both reference their own ...
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How to Install PCRE Development Headers on Mac OSX

I just upgraded my MacBook Pro to Mavericks and my local Ruby on Rails development environment isn't running straight off the bat, when I visit localhost I see It works! and remembered I needed to ...
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Antivirus logging to Windows Event Viewer [closed]

I'm trying to find antivirus software with centralized management that logs 'everything' to Windows Event Viewer (or a text file). It will run in a server environment. I'm talking about these kinds of ...
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Fastest way to delete a non empty directory in Linux

I use the command rm -rf directory but i came across the following article : Article That suggests that rsynch to an empty folder is the fastest way? rsync -a –delete empty/ a Why is this the case ? ...
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linux mint VIA sound issue

So I installed linux Mint 15 "Olivia" 64 bit on my Mecer W550EU laptop I have HD Audio with a VIA chipset charles-W55xEU charles # lsmod | grep snd snd_hda_codec_hdmi 36913 1 snd_hda_codec_via ...
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What is the difference between /etc/environment and /etc/profile?

I understand that the former is loaded prior to the latter, but what is the conceptual difference? Are there any good reasons I should set some variables in one and not in other? Except the fact that /...
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Elementary OS Luna 0.2 Synaptics Touchpad settings persistent

I have a problem making my touchpad settings persistent. I have installed Elementary OS Luna 0.2 few weeks ago, I'm quite new to linux but know my way around the computer. By default my Two Finger ...
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Firewall and Blocking [More] Traffic

I have a MacBook Pro with the firewall on. I'm trying to run a Wireshark trace and the noise bleeding through Apple's firewall is very distracting. According to the image below, most of this noise is ...
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How to resolve conflicts when two binaries have the same name

Running OS X (10.9), I have a program called 'HEAD' in /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/bin/, which is related to libwww-perl. The OS also has an unrelated program called 'head' in /usr/bin/ Since the ...
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Distorted fonts in browsers

My computer seems to have problms with rendering fonts. At first, they are often looking good. And I found out that if I cltr-a everything and deselect it, they get rendered OK for a while. But, after ...
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Installing openssl on RHEL 6.2

Trying to install openssl-devel on RHEL 6.2. yum install openssl-devel And i am getting this error: --> Finished Dependency Resolution Error: Package: glibc-2.12-1.47.el6.i686 (rhel62) ...
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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 313159@...
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Importing Text in Excel 2010 - Overwrite previous imports

I created a macro, using the recorder, to add a specific .txt file in my Excel file, using a specific shortcut key, in a specific area of the open excel file. However, I've got this problem: when I ...
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Mac Terminal Continuously Running a Command?

I'm trying to run the following command continuously: osascript -e 'tell application "System Events" to set visible of every application process to false' Is there some sort of command with the ...
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Is it possible to associate a notepad++ plugin with a file extension?

I have installed notepad++ with the jsonviewer extension. Now it is possible to view and browse json in a friendlier format but I would like to do that without shortcut keys or browsing the menu. So ...

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