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Restore a dolphin session in non-KDE desktop environment

I currently use the Lubuntu desktop environment for its low memory footprint. I would like to restore the dolphin session I had under Kubuntu, that opens automatically when I log in to Kubuntu. ...
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What are the underlying Windows7 mechanics that are responsible for opening selected files via key 'Enter'?

I need to create a batch script that opens n files, of same type and same suffix, with program p, without creating n instances of p (i. e. use multiple tabs instead of multiple instances). For some ...
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1answer
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Accessing JSON Server Hosted on a Virtual Machine

I have set up a Linux Virtual Machine on my Mac (Kubuntu 14.04). On it I am running a JSON server using a Python script that is hosting it at localhost:8080. Is there a way I can access this from the ...
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0answers
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Zsh compdef for apt-get install, or other 2 part commands

How can I use a compdef for zsh completion such that a custom written function uses a 2 part command for the completion? Example: my_function () { sudo apt-get install $@ } compdef ...
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0answers
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Outlook 2010 Delay Sending Rule

I'm trying to figure out if I'm able to set up two rules for delaying the sending of messages from Outlook. We have one set up for some of our users that delays the sending by 2 minutes, if the mail ...
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votes
1answer
9 views

Cygwin Bash Script?

I have no real clue about linux, but need a simple script to copy what I manually do 1. Open Cygwin 2. Type a directory name (micros) 3. Type a command (reload) That's it...I just can't get it to ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

How can I disable certain system keyboard shortcuts in Linux?

I'm currently working on a kiosk based on lubuntu (which is basically ubuntu with an LXDE desktop environment) that would be put in public places, such as internet cafés, providing internet access for ...
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0answers
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How to copy and preserve text formatting from a website?

I often quote from websites such as Etymonline which use bolded and italics and/or both. How can I efficiently replicate the formatting as well? At present, I copy and paste with the right cursor on ...
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0answers
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Netbeans 8.0.2 will not compile code [migrated]

I have a problem with my Netbeans, not compiling any kind of Code for example: #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> /* * */ int main(int argc, char** argv) { printf("hello ...
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1answer
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What does a scan of an external hard drive by Windoes OS mean?

I have connected my external USB hard drive to my Windows computer, I got a notification that some error is detected and it is recommended to perform a scan of the hard drive. It was also written that ...
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2answers
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Retrieval of a dead laptops hardrive

My Dell inspiron i3 Windows 8.1 died in a coffee hazard. The drive may still be good, but I also have a recent clonezilla it. I purchased a new Dell AMD A10 that includes professional migration ...
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1answer
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TP link TL WR740N - concurrent users

How Many Concurrent/Multi Users Users can TP link TL WR740N handle at one time also TP link WDR 4300
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Adobe Acrobat 9 viewer doesn't save filled out form fields in Chrome

I have Adobe Acrobat 9 installed and use it to fill out PDF forms online. Problem is, in Google Chrome the Adobe Acrobat viewer seems to be more limited: it doesn't show the message above the ...
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0answers
17 views

How to set up website holding page and CMS and issues with redirection

Background As I set up my website and experiment with different themes and CMSs I thought it would be a good idea to install all CMSs and host all webpages built using them outside of the root ...
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0answers
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Gmail - any way to bypass autoresponder in a certain case? [migrated]

I am using Google Apps for Work. I have a Google Apps account and mailbox (pmoore@mydomain.com). That mailbox has an alias assigned to it (inbox@mydomain.com). That mailbox has other aliases also ...
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0answers
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What is the area of study which relates to things such as operating systems, file management, environment variables, and so on? [on hold]

Sorry for the vague question, if someone could improve upon it, that would be much appertiated. Anyway, I have learned and still am learning much about programming. Many times however, I come across ...
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2answers
19 views

Modern Linux commands that parallel uuencode/uudecode functionality

I need to get binary files into text format. Years ago, I used uuencode/uudecode, and it was easy: uuencode file.xls > file.txt # Delete file.xls # Do whatever with file.txt # Now I need file.xls ...
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Is there a video player that pause/resume on a click/tap anywhere in fullscreen? [on hold]

Is there a video player that pause/resume on a click/tap anywhere when in fullscreen? For windows 8 metro or win32 app. On a tablet I don't have space bar.
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Basic Proxy Server config fails for some websites. TCP_MISS and TCP_MISS_ABORTED ISSUES?

I have a basic installation of squid working on Ubuntu 14.04. All I want really is to log requests made. I don't really care for ACL or caching. Perhaps later. I looked at the long squid.conf file ...
2
votes
1answer
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Can PXE be run over a multi-port bridged nic?

I have a system which i've configured and tested with one ethernet port that acts as a PXE server, and it works. I also have a quad port nic sitting around I'd like to utilize so I've been wondering ...
1
vote
1answer
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Evaluate %PATH% as the system-scope environment variable exclusively

In Windows' command line, echo %PATH% appears to merge the system and the user variables PATH in such order before printing. That seems reasonable, but I would also like to be able to print only the ...
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votes
1answer
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Which driver to install for touchpad anti-palm detection?

I have an Acer Aspire 5742Z with the factory touchpad installed. Which additional driver do I need to install in order to gain the anti-palm detection (PalmCheck™) feature? At the moment, my only ...
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0answers
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How to access the stuff/material of my PC through my android mobile? [on hold]

I have windows 7 Home Premium in my PC and I want to access all stuff of my PC through my android mobile, it is possible even then when my PC is off. please answer. Thanks..
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0answers
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Easy Shell Eclipse plugin randomly disappears

I have the Easy Shell plugin installed which adds an "Easy Shell" item to the right-click menu. However, it seems to periodically disappear between Eclipse restarts. At first it was at the top of the ...
2
votes
1answer
12 views

Prevent Google Chrome from treating all URLs with a common base as SSL connections

I host several websites via an ISP-provided DNS name, and I split them up beyond my router's port 80 using an installation of haproxy. It has worked very well for my (I think it's 11) unique websites ...
2
votes
0answers
10 views

Is google blocking domains that are mapped to cloud front?

I would appreciate some help with my problem: I did 2 experiments, in the first I took a brand new domain, no traffic has ever run on that domain, and mapped it to my amazon cloud front account. then ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Chrome downloading pages rather than loading them

For some reason recently Chrome began downloading specific pages rather than attempting to render them. But it isn't actually downloading the page, instead it's saving off some sort of error message: ...
2
votes
0answers
18 views

System does not boot DVD drive in secure boot/UEFI mode

I had to disable Secure Boot and enable Legacy Support to be able to boot a Windows 8.1 64bit DVD from the CD drive in the BIOS menu to install Windows. Is there any reason why this happens? Is there ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Can a filled up swap partition cause file locking issues on linux

I have a machine at home running elementary OS 0.2 with very little RAM, the swap is always allmost full (I'll upgrade the RAM as soon as I can.) It has an OpenSSH server set up with public key ...
3
votes
0answers
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How play multiple audio files located on smartphone through Windows 7?

When I connect my LG Optimus F3Q to my Windows 7 PC, it connects in "Media sync (MTP)" mode. I can get into the file structure of the phone and its SD card through Windows Explorer and double click ...
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votes
0answers
24 views

Terminology of computer terms [on hold]

What are "feeds" and what are "unread feeds" I cannot find the help functions anymore and therefore have to ask such -for you- probably simple questions.
2
votes
1answer
9 views

Excel table from Outlook: Fill Series directly

I have inserted a new table directly from Outlook, and I want to fill series as we would normally do in Excel. Is there any way of doing that from Outlook itself? Or simply we have to go back to Excel ...
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3answers
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How to show negative time in excel?

Is it possible to show negative time in a cell? eg: if I need to calculate work hours balance day 1 : from 8:00 to 16:00 (8:00 hours = standard) day 2 : from 8:00 to 19:00 (+3 hours) day 3 : from ...
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votes
1answer
26 views

Inconsistent startup issues

My computer crashed yesterday, and I was not able to start it up again until this morning. I tried yesterday for about two hours. When I pushed the power button, the fans would start up briefly, then ...
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votes
0answers
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How I do to reload LIO or delay the start of LIO?

I have a system that is a LIO iSCSI target for a client system. The disks are mounted at startup by rc.local. The problem is that LIO starts Before rc.local has a chance to run, and then LIO deletes ...
1
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1answer
11 views

Pressing Enter key in Text selection within Photoshop CS6 returns to the same line

I am trying to create some text, however whenever I manually press enter to start the next line or the textarea naturally fills up(so that photoshop auto-handles the next line) the text cursor begins ...
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votes
0answers
9 views

neebie . get a bash file that can be run and seen on a html.pnp page

I have a bash file, that when run from putty works and makes a connection to my media server and copies the username and password to a file. Is there a way for this to be able to be run from a php or ...
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0answers
10 views

Trigger an event when Computer is added to Active Directory

Maybe this is a dumb question, but i'm going to ask i anyway ;) I need to run a script whenever a Computer is added to my Active Directory. The easiest way to do this i figured, was to bind a task to ...
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0answers
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Change Mac phone call defaults

I have Lync for Mac installed on my machine. When I try to make a phone call from the Mac messages application , it routes me to the Lync to make the calls and fails. How can I change this setting to ...
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votes
0answers
28 views

What can I do without admin privileges?

This is a question about security. What can a process without admin privileges do for an OS X (or any other UNIX computer). I'm asking this because I want to try untrusted apps and I thought that ...
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0answers
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if ftp anon access allowed, Chrome forgets ftp user if I click on a folder

I have a repo, anonymous users can log in: ftp://repo.company.com --> anon_folder --> anon_file There is access for logged users: ftp://user@repo.company.com --> user_folder --> ...
0
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0answers
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psmouse serio1: DualPoint TouchPad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost synchronization, throwing 2 bytes

Recently I have had issue with my DELL Vostro 3750 laptop, the touchpad has eratic behavior. Looking at the dmesg output I can see: [175874.428170] psmouse serio1: DualPoint TouchPad at ...
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votes
0answers
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What is changing my keyboard from UK to US? [duplicate]

I have a Microsoft Surface Pro 3 running win 8.1. Physically I have a US keyboard, but I need to have both US and UK keyboard layouts available, e.g. to type £. I can use WIN-SPACE keys to switch ...
3
votes
2answers
416 views

HDMI to VGA and Display Port to VGA adapters

I stumbled upon a problem after I upgraded my hardware, I was so excited about it, but when I realized that I can't connect my monitors this disappointed me. I have 3 FullHD 22 inch monitors with a ...
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votes
0answers
12 views

Extend or divide network [on hold]

I want to know what network equipment allows me to extend or to divide the network among them: Switch Hub Bridge Router repeater
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Gaming write-to-disk amount

I'm wondering (and I can't seem to find any relevant information) how much does gaming specifically use in disk writing? I know "gaming" is quite generic, but I'm comparing this to classic desktop ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

How to change Chrome's data-directory when the previous user was locked?

The last user of this PC was sent away, his user is now locked, and in my user (I can execute as admin) when I try to open Chrome it shows this message: I tried this command: mklink /d ...
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votes
0answers
16 views

Samsung 18.5" monitor showing coloured line bottom of the screen

I recently(about 2 month) bought a Samsung 18.5 inch(MODEL S19D300) monitor from Amazon.in. All was working fine till today.But today when I Started my PC , it is showing colored line about 3-4inch ...
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votes
1answer
30 views

why Internet download manager software is very fast at downloading when compare to remaining softwares? [on hold]

why Internet download manager software is very fast at downloading when compare to remaining softwares? what is the secret behind it?
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0answers
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How to remap Caps Lock to CTRL on windows 7 with no admin rights and no third party applications

On my work PC, with no admin and a desire of not installing 3rd party stuff: How can i remap the Caps Lock key to function as CTRL? I'm aware of system wide registry hacks with this key: ...

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