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Screen sharing with remote desktop (remote monitor)

We have a big screen here, in our meeting room, attached to a desktop computer. The primary use of this screen is for Powerpoint presentations. I want to share the screen of any computer, not just ...
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How to inteprete these Flashbench results for a SanDisk SDCZ48-064G?

I have experimented with the flashbench tool from linaro and am stuck guessing where my earse block size might be. It would be very nice to have some input on how to inteprete my results. My USB ...
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How does a browser get a website's logo?

How does an internet browser get the logo/favicon of a website? I run a website and it'll be useful if I know how exactly this happens. For example, an HTTP request to somewhere might return the ...
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Delay time clicking of contextual menu on the mouse

I have such trouble: when i choose a folder/softwares and clicking second right clicker of mouse on the my desktop or elsewhere context window needs time to appear. Why needs it time to appear? what ...
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1answer
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Word Realms won't start from the Menu anymore on Linux Mint 16

Installed Word Realms on Linux Mint 16 per its included instructions. It worked fine launching from the OS menu, for a time. Now when I try to launch it, same way as always, nothing happens: no ...
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1answer
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Comment in fixed line in Excel gets truncated when I scroll down

I have an Excel sheet with a fixed header (first row is fixed) and some of the cells in this header contain comments. When I don't scroll down and hover over the cell, the comment is fully visible, ...
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Hard to Read text [on hold]

The Text on all of my internet browsers is very hard to read. I have tried a lot of different methods from cleartype, to GPU changes and general browser font options. The text seems to be set to ...
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1answer
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Can I control which physical volume(s) in a volume group will be used first?

I just set up my swap to use LVM, with a volume group that contains two physical volumes: one partition on an SSD and one partition on an HDD (because the space available on my SSD wasn't large enough ...
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Windows Photo Viewer Prints Photos Extremely Dark

Problem I printed a picture using Windows Photo Viewer, and the resulting print was significantly darker than the original image. It was almost completely black. Troubleshooting Had the printer ...
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0answers
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Postgresql hierarchical retreival of records in single query

I am using postgresql-9.2 . I have a table of products which stores the information about the products and its child table is content table , which contains the products linked to it. suppose for ...
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What is the swap file for?

I don't get it why is that the more RAM memory you have, the larger the swap file is. Shouldn't it be the other way around? I was under the impression that HDD space is used when there isn't enough ...
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1answer
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zip: Unexpected end of archive

When I try to extract my 1.15GB downloaded .zip file am getting following error: ! D:\N750XXUCNG6_N750ODDCNG5_INU.zip: Unexpected end of archive I have tried this ...
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blank screen forever trying to switch users on Linux Mint 16 Petra (often)

Our netbook running Mint 16 (all up-to-date) has two users. Since first installing, we have run into two very similar problems going Menu -> Log Out -> Switch User, or going Menu -> System Tools -> ...
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3answers
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Blue screen of death - graphics card?

I recently acquired a new computer running Windows 7 with NVidia Quadro FX 3400/4400 graphics card. I noticed something was wrong when I tried playing a game and it went at about 0.1 fps. I went to ...
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1answer
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Nvidia How to display particular workbook of Excel file on TV and no matter what i do on the computer the TV displays the workbook

Basically i have a computer and a TV.I want to display particular workbook of excel file on the TV ( monitor 2 ) and when i work on my computer monitor ( Monitor 1 ) nothing happens on Monitor 2.I ...
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0answers
11 views

Automaticly run xinit from rc.local as different user

I'm working on some tuning of my raspberry pi b+. So I decided that midori should start automaticly after autologin. With startx it works without problems, but X is still to ressource hungry. So I'll ...
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0answers
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Defrag NTFS $LogFile

I have the super descriptive "my computer is slow" issue. In resource manager I notice that c:\$LogFile access times are continuously around 800 ms, and I suspect this is causing much of the slowdown. ...
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How the garbage values are generated in c/c++ [on hold]

For the following snippet #include <stdio.h> #include <string.h> main() { printf("%d"); } The first run will produce the output -650900168 Second run produces -327230408 how this ...
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0answers
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problems with restfs of fsarchiver: it gets stuck

I am having problems restoring my partition on a new SSD. The creation of the archive of my partition went pretty smooth, but I can not restore it. I do not get any error, but it basically gets ...
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0answers
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Automatic Maintenance Significantly Slows Down Computer

Problem I've found on several occasions that I've gone to use my computer only to find that it's practically unusable; just about everything runs extremely slowly. Symptoms The action center flag ...
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1answer
29 views

Hide printer in Windows 7 but able to print programatically

I would like to achieve the following requirement on Windows 7 with Guest Account The user will not be able to see/select a particular printer while printing with eg : Microsoft Word, Adobe Reader, ...
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0answers
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Windows explorer keeps crashing after windows 8 to 8.1 upgrade

As the title indicates, I just downloaded and installed the upgrade to Windows 8.1. Now I can't run Windows Explorer, it crashes instantly after I launch it from the command window which I launch ...
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2answers
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Windows PC users watch videos over LAN without Copy possibility

Is there any idea to make videos playable on Windows PCs over LAN, so the users can not copy the played files. Thank you.
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1answer
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Windows Batch - Move files to folder parent & Remove empty subfolders

I found several such questions and tried to adapt the answers to my needs but no luck so far. Im trying to create two context menu entries in Windows 7 that would: Move all files from ...
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0answers
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Is it bad practice to use an init.d service for a script that isn't a daemon

On e.g. Ubuntu, one may run service procps start to reload the files found in /etc/sysctl.d. However, procps isn't a daemon. It terminates when it's done. Is it bad practice to use an init.d ...
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Booting Windows 8.1 produces orange screen with white stripes before rebooting

I am getting an orange screen with white vertical stripes with what looks like a cursor at the top left, exactly as in this question. I am trying to log in to Windows 8.1 I have been getting this for ...
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0answers
15 views

How to remove UAC popup window for a single application

I'm trying to disable UAC popup window for a singla application under Windows 7, but it seems that I can't find a solution. I already tried the methods provided to this question, especially by using ...
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0answers
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SOLVED: runas /savecred error 1311 no logon server

Computer: Windows 8.1 Pro on company domain I have a program that needs to be run occasionally for testing purposes, and is installed and uninstalled regularly. I am not a domain administrator, and ...
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0answers
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Should we use a local account or Windows account on a Windows8 PC?

I just guided my mum on setting up a Windows account so she can use the W8 Mail app. My understanding is you also have to have this to use the Store. Now when she turns it on, she is asked for her ...
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votes
1answer
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Guest network connected to internet fine, but primary network did not work

Hope the expert here can help me. I tried to connect to my primary network it, it indicated as connected, whether i try to go to any website , a little "!" will appear next to the signal bars. When ...
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0answers
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Large .tmp files in user's directory

My mother has a new W8 laptop and we were surprised to see the C: drive reported as full. We looked and found 4 .tmp files each about 4Gb in size, in a sub-dir of c:\users\\application data. I ...
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When using a Windows Key shortcut, Start Menu always opens, even though a shortcut was used for something else, why?

Whenever I use a windows key shortcut, for example Win + R for run, win + PrtSc, or Win + , for aero peek (For desktop), the windows start menu will open. In Windows 8 this did not happen to me, I ...
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votes
1answer
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Is it possible to use the GoPro camera when it is connected to a pc/notebook with a USB Cable?

I have Hero3+ Black Edition. For now I cannot shoot or even configure the camera when it is connected to a notebook with a USB Cable. When I connect my camera to a notebook with a USB Cable, a ...
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0answers
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Windows Explorer - How can an large file have a zero “Size on disk” value? What does it mean

I would expect some discrepancy between "Size" and "Size on disk" in Windows Explorer due to file system allocations etc. Below is a screenshot of an example file on a Windows 2012 R2 file server ...
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Is this video card good for 3 monitors? [on hold]

Video card: http://www.amazon.de/Zotac-NVIDIA-GeForce-Grafikkarte-Speicher/dp/B00D4KCSHG/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1408575042&sr=8-11&keywords=grafikkarte 3 Monitors like this: ...
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0answers
10 views

using vector elements in gui builder

I have downloaded some vector elements of format .psd and want to know if I could use them in gui builder in place of default elements for windows or linux. If no, then is it possible to create user ...
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votes
1answer
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What is the best way to create RAID 1?

I'm looking for a way to create the RAID 1 array without losing my data on CentOS. Here's my situation: I've got a web server running on CentOS. There is one VG partition with few LV volumes. I bought ...
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0answers
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Smaller internal memory, than expected [migrated]

I have buyed an Alcatel One Touch POP 8 tablet and found, that it has only 2 GB internal storage instead of announced 4 GB(I have seen this on Android Settings page). What causes this problem? Can you ...
1
vote
1answer
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how to skip grub dual boot option menu entirely (without picking an OS to boot)

I'd like to skip the entire Grub 2 interface, where I have to decide booting Linux or Windows im running linux ubuntu lastest version (14.04.1 LTS) and windows 8.1 both 64 bit versions. I've ...
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1answer
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Is there a way to identify the device data is being received from? (python)

Summary I have an MT4000 device connected to my computer using the serial port ttyS0. This is broadcasting data which is being received and read by a udp listener written in Python. I am also sending ...
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Migrating Eclipse from Juno to Luna

I just upgraded my Ubuntu computer from 12.04 to 14.04, and my Eclipse Juno stopped working (couldn't start). So I decided to download Eclipse Luna. Now I can open Eclipse, but all my projects, ...
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0answers
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I need to re-mount the shared folder everytime my host folder has new files or changes in Virtualbox

I work with a Windows 7 host and a Xubuntu guest. Everytime my shared folder in Windows has new files or changes, I have to hit sudo mount -t vboxsf ... Why's that? Can I automate it somehow? Is ...
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votes
1answer
11 views

How to create a mysql database that can contain any character, also different languages

I'm trying to create a database that has to contain articles in different languages. I'm using Mariadb as my server and I know bits of SQL. My knowledge doesn't really cover details like the ...
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1answer
12 views

Outlook 2013 Read messages disappear from view

When I am in a search and I mark the message read, or even if I begin to reply to the message, it disappears from view and doesn't allow for the reply. The only way to see it again is to get out of ...
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2answers
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How to increase signal/range of your Wi-Fi antenna-less repeater/booster over the network?

I've BT Home Hub in the upper flat (2-3 walls behind) and I'm using WPS Wireless-N Wifi Range Router Repeater Extender in my flat where I'm using my laptop. These are antenna-less devices. Are there ...
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votes
0answers
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Is Protune for video only or may be used for photo too?

I have Hero3+ Black Edition. I can't understand if Protune is for video only or may be applied for photos? The manual says it is both for video and for photo (page 35): High-Quality Image ...
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0answers
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Writing Macros to find a specific cell and paste the value from a control cell into it

I am having some issues writing a Macro to do the following. I have a very long list of rooms with two columns one containing the room number i.e. B-CL102 and the other containing a varying integer.I ...
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0answers
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Cannot access to my app's dashboard (iTunes Connect)

Since more than a week I can't access to my app's admin page on iTunes Connect. I'am able to connect me to iTunes Connect and to access the "manage my Apps" section but when I select a specific app I ...
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linux-headers and images in ubuntu after installing vmware-tools

a noob question. Can I run dist-upgrade for linux-headers and images in ubuntu after installing vmware-tools? I ask this because i think vmware-tools also install something like a header and image ...
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0answers
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How to change android system language if morelocale2 does not work

I recently bought a chinese smartphone (SM-G3858) and there are only 3 languages available. English, Chinese and Korean. I tried to add another language (e.g. german) with the app morelocale2 and ...

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