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Windows lock screen briefly shows the wong picture on boot

Short and simple. When I boot my computer, the lock screen background starts out as this color crazy rings picture, before changing to the correct one in settings. I'm running windows 8.1 Update, but ...
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LVM Disk Fault Correction Issue

I've been having some problems with my LVM disk array. First off i was suspecting a failing hard disk smartctl /dev/sde # 1 Extended offline Completed: read failure 90% 4861 280578 # 2 Short ...
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Firefox shows weird code when all tabs are closed

When I close the last tab by clicking on X on Firefox, it displays a long and weird JavaScript from http://s.ytimg.com/yts/jsbin/html5player-tr_TR-vflTXVVD8.js. Is this a bug? What does that code ...
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On OSX, how can I reload all visible browser windows at once?

I'd like to reload/refresh all my open/visible browser windows at once. Ideally I'm looking for one keyboard shortcut, or something like the existing contextual menu for reloading all tabs in a ...
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Is there any way to control my corsair vengence M95 with third party software?

Is there any way to control my corsair vengence M95 with third party software? I find the GUI to be quite confusing for when I want to assign my buttons to something like a macro or keystroke. ...
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2answers
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Cannot shrink C: Partition beyond 297 MB

What I am trying to accomplish is to shrink my C drive by 50 GB and make that 50 GB into a new partition to install windows 8 on. In Disk Management it shows I have Disk 0 with 4 partitions : ...
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File system robust against random and header damage [on hold]

What file system is the most resistant against header damage or random shrapnelling? I know that NTFS is very fragile in that aspect. For example if MFT is damaged then the whole file structure is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 gdm with multiple X servers doesn't work

I'm trying to launch 4 X servers with gdm on my fresh Ubuntu 14.04. /etc/gdm/custom.conf [debug] # More verbose logs # Additionally lets the X server dump core if it crashes Enable = true [servers] ...
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Not properly functioning virtual 7.1

I recently bought a F.R.E.Q. 7 headset by Mad Catz, and I have quite a problem with its virtual 7.1. I found out about it after I installed the drivers and tried to use the 7.1. It worked, however it ...
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How do I find the mouse button properties tab when Windows 8 defaults to the “Mouse and Keyboard Center”?

I am trying to switch my primary and secondary buttons on my mouse. This used to not be a problem for me. I would go to "change mouse settings" and click the "button" tab. Now, however, I see a new ...
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1answer
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How to reset the Microsoft Account password from a different Admin account

I have following problem: I have Windows 8.1 and few weeks ago I have created an user with faked microsoft account data. Now I have forgotten the password and I can not reset this password, because I ...
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Apache - Disabled SNI

I'm having a bit of trouble with my webserver. Whenever I connect to Apache using SSL, I get a 400 Bad Request. I've looked in Apache's error log, and I see: [ssl:error] [pid 30065] AH02032: ...
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3answers
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Keep laptop screen turned off even if keys are pressed

Is there any way to keep a laptop screen turned off even if some key is pressed? Sometimes you may need to fast-forward or rewind a sound clip, but do not want the screen to come back on. Is it ...
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0answers
14 views

Connect Ethernet to Internet via Verizon Hotspot [on hold]

How can I connect the Ethernet output from a camera security system to the Internet via Verizon Hotspot
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1answer
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Losing memory application

I have a 2009 Mac Book Pro. Just added 8 G of memory. It filled that memory in 10 minutes. I have to force quite up to five times a day. If you offer help please use lay terms as I cannot ...
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2answers
14 views

Cannot delete user profile created on Windows Server 2008

I created an account on Windows Server. But the problem comes when i want to delete the user profile. I have tried deleting it from Control Panel -> Advanced Settings -> Users -> Delete the profile. ...
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0answers
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10.9.2 Password reset su mode. Apps require old password for “login” keychain

So, I was playing around and decided to see if I could reset the password in single-user mode. I KNOW that I can more safely reset a user password using the recovery partition, being that this is ...
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0answers
10 views

Network Configuration Operator and UAC Issues

I am deploying computers to folks where they use network devices that require them to change the IP at will, but I do not want them to have any other privilege. To my delight, this group seems to fit ...
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1answer
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Virtual Machine in Windows causes mouse pointer artifacts

I feel like I've seen this problem with multiple virtual machines with Win8 and Win7 on multiple physical machines using VMWare and Visual Studio Tablet Simulator. Once you start using a virtual ...
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0answers
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Windows 7 bluetooth how to reenable Lenovo L530

So I somehow clicked something in the notification tray on Windows 7 that disabled bluetooth. I'm wondering how this happened, because on the bluetooth icon there has no option to disable, only to ...
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2answers
25 views

Upload the whole directory with ftp from command line [duplicate]

I've got this .bat file: ftp -s:commands.txt commands.txt: open www.domain.nl username password cd path/to/upload/to/ prompt how can I now upload the folder where I ran the .bat to the server? ...
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0answers
10 views

Virtualbox image from Vbox 4.3.8 freezes on Vbox 4.2.1 host

So, I spun up a Debian guest VM on my Arch host machine using Virtualbox 4.3.8. After running all necessary tests and stabilizing the server environment on the VM, I moved the entire VM to my Debian ...
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1answer
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How to add a domain user account to Windows Enterprise 8.1?

I have a computer on a domain and login with a Microsoft Account. Now, I would like to add a true domain account (domain\user) to the users allowed to login to this computer. Numerous examples can ...
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0answers
9 views

Package manager for target file system

I'm developing for an embedded linux application and I need to install some libraries that have a pretty lengthy list of dependencies. Is there a package manager out there that I can point to the ...
0
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1answer
51 views

How can a power supply rated 7A be strong enough for two devices rated 5A?

I am not understanding something fundamental to amperage: Consider this adapter which outputs 12V 7A. It claims that several (eight, in this case) devices running at 12V 5A can draw enough power from ...
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0answers
10 views

IE9 Internal Proxy w/Custom Settings doesn't Allow to Authenticate Email Address

I have searched and searched but I can't find the answer to my question. Here is the my current setup: Instead of using a proxy service, I used IE 9's internal proxy server and forwarded all outgoing ...
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1answer
15 views

apt-get wants to remove MariaDB on Debian Wheezy

I've set up my server to use MariaDB and used the installation instructions on the web page. It worked quite well. Now, if I want to dist-upgrade, apt-get wants to replace MariaDB with MySQL: The ...
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0answers
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Apache2 SetEnv For Multiple VirtualHosts

I am looking to use a single declaration of a SetEnv var in my apache2.conf file & have that variable used by all the virtualhosts I currently have virtualhost-specific vars set up, but would ...
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0answers
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How do I force 1Password to update its “rich icons”

Many of the ”rich icons” for my logins are old, how do I make 1Password fetch new ones? I have the Mac and Universal iOS versions.
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3answers
57 views

I want to install Windows 7 on a blank hdd on a partition called X:(instead of C:) Is it possible?

I have a brand new PC with a blank HDD, and I want to install Windows on a partition called X: instead of C:. How can I perform this?
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14 views

Is it possible to format to TFAT/TexFAT on Windows 7/8 or Linux?

I really need a TFAT or TexFAT formatted drive for a Windows CE machine that I'm using. Is it possible to format to TFAT/TexFAT using anything other than Windows CE? Another side question, if I ...
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0answers
5 views

Preserve objects when saving onenote file as a word document

If you save a onenote file as a Word document, how do you preserve the objects such as pdf, emails, or zip that were embedded? When I save a OneNote document as a Word doc, the objects become text. ...
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0answers
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USB bench marking shows faster write speeds after fragmentation? How?

I am currently benchmarking my 3.0 USB Flash drive both fragmented and defragmented. My initial setup consisted of Crystal Disk Mark and a flash drive with no files on it. I recorded the output ...
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votes
1answer
28 views

Excel - displaying numbers and text on cell

Hi I am struggling with a formula but not sure it can be done In column F - I have number or text in each cell and I want to show in column G if its text to show blank and if a number show the actual ...
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1answer
21 views

Why are display mode changes taking so long?

Changing the display mode (resolution and/or refresh rate) causes the screen to flicker or go dark for a few seconds before the image stabilizes. Why ? I mean for CRT display, I understand the ...
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3answers
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Make a screensaver (or config) in xp to lock mouse and keyboard [duplicate]

Hush hush Senior prank thing, I was asked to make all the computers in my school have a screensaver that basically locks the computer in a way that requires you to hardboot the computer to recover. I ...
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votes
0answers
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installing a “sample” windows installation, and cloning it for other computers different specifications

From time to time, I have to format / upgrade office computers. Is it possible to like install a sample Windows installation, and then somehow clone it over to other computers? Note that not all ...
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1answer
22 views

RAID5 vs RAID4 purpose of floating parity

I still did not get why is RAID5 better than RAID4. I understand both computes parity bits that are used for recovering if some failure occurs, the only difference is in storing those parity bits. I ...
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0answers
37 views

How to do a factory reset on a USB flash drive?

I have a 8 GB Sandisk USB flash drive. Recently it became write protected somehow. So I searched in Google and I tried to remove the write protection through almost all the methods I found. ...
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votes
1answer
26 views

Excel SUM function for whole column?

How can I sum the whole column without freeze head? I have a situation: I need to SUM each column, but the total rows in each column will keep changing. users are keep adding data in each columns, ...
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votes
3answers
244 views

Create XLS or CSV from file names in folder on Windows?

I have a few hundred files in a folder on a Windows 7 machine. Is there a way to generate an XLS, or CSV file from the file names in the folder? A text file is fine as well; Just looking for any ...
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0answers
14 views

Why Macbook pro boot to Windows 8.1 Logo disappeared

I use macbook pro 2013 13inches, I installed Windows 8.1 use Bootcamp. When I boot to Windows, it show Windows logo but recent days, it's not. It just shows loading image. Anyone know why?
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1answer
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resizing (and moving?) partitions in Linux

I'd like to use GParted (or fdisk) to go from the configuration in picture to one where I have the same ammount of space for swap and /, while /home eats all the remaining space. Is there a simple way ...
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votes
1answer
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Is it possible to update third party software using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services

I am investigating Windows Server Update Service (WSUS) and the list of software to update looks pretty fixed. Is it possible to add in third party software to the list? If not, what are the ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Remove column header from sql query output in powershell

I want to remove column header from sql server query output. I did the search but not found any solution. I have a script. $Database = "temp" $Server = "localhost" $AttachmentPath = "output.csv" # ...
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0answers
10 views

Labelling and Moving in Gmail [migrated]

If labeling and moving are the same thing why does Google give option to do both? I was previously trying to resolve an issue wherein I couldn't select multiple pages of emails and move them to a ...
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0answers
11 views

Printed LaTeX PDF is missing ä, ü, ö, but has ß

I just printed a PDF that I created with LaTeX on a Canon MX 340 that is connected via WLAN to my Kubuntu 14.04 machine. There it uses the CUPS+Gutenprint v5.2.10-pre2 driver. I use the following in ...
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11 views

Exr file sequence to mov with ffmpeg

When I convert an EXR file sequence with x264 using FFmpeg and convert the colorspace from linear to SRGB (with gamma 0.45454545) I get some heavy banding issues (most visible on a dark gradient). For ...
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0answers
10 views

LibreOffice Calc time formatting trouble

So I'm calculating a time sheet with LibreOffice with this sum column. 00:00 08:00 08:00 08:00 08:00 08:00 00:00 04:00:00 PM The printing format of the bottom row is Time 876613:37:46 but that's ...
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0answers
10 views

Users land to a page, then redirected to Wordpress blog. How not to lose the “referer”/“referrer” info?

Hello, I have a website at domain.com I use for my blog at domain.com/blog. Users who visit domain.com are then redirected (the redirection is in the index.html file, not in the .htaccess for more ...

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