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1answer
18 views

Laptop goes to sleep when lid is closed and disconnected from power

I am trying to work with my computer (Macbook Pro) attached to an external monitor, while the lid is closed. I can work on it when the laptop is connected to power, but when I disconnect it from the ...
1
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1answer
11 views

Change default line color?

The default line color in Visio is blue. How can I change that default? We have found that you can change each line as you draw but that is a hassle. I have tried changing the color in the ...
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iPhone Mail - FROM address changing by itself at random [on hold]

This issue is only affecting two company users, both of whom have an iPhone 6 running iOS 8.3. Other users are using an iPhone 5 running iOS 8.3. The iPhone 6 users both have a single mail account ...
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0answers
29 views

Is there any Linux-only software that a budding programmer should be aware of? [on hold]

Soon, I will finish highschool, and move to a bigger city to attend college, so I will be buying a laptop PC to suit my needs. At first, I was looking for a laptop that would run Linux well ...
0
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2answers
17 views

How to enable the Tab key for navigating OS X Yosemite dialog boxes and buttons

How can I enable the Tab key for navigating OS X Yosemite dialog boxes and buttons? When I hit tab it should jump between save, do not save, cancel items. Is there keyboard shortcut in Yosemite for ...
1
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0answers
8 views

Not seeing “Accepting Task” popup when accepting task requests

When a user sends a task request, the recipient clicks "accept" and a popup entitled "Accepting Task" should appear giving them the option to either "edit the response before sending" or "send the ...
3
votes
2answers
119 views

How do I run a `/usr/sbin/` binary in cron?

As root I added used crontab -e to add my script. However the script uses a binary in /usr/sbin/ and I get an error about it not existing when the script runs from cron. How do I fix this?
0
votes
1answer
7 views

Can't connect to AWS EC2 instance from internet

I created my first EC2 instance (linux) using Amazon Web Services, but I can't connect on any port from any host. I changed the inbound rules on my security groups to allow connections from any ip ...
0
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0answers
17 views

Cannot print from Microsoft Office (other programs work fine)

I have a TCP/IP network printer installed on 5 machines in my office. On 4 of the machines, I can print without problem from any program. On the 5th machine, I can print without problem from any ...
0
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0answers
9 views

Is it possible to use the citation tool in Microsoft Word to create full citation text?

The citation management tool in Microsoft word seems to only be able to create bracketed, short-form inline citation of the sources when insert citation is used. The bibliography is the only place ...
0
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0answers
8 views

Export PowerPoint slides to Word without using “handouts”?

I have already read many other articles about converting/exporting, but they all use Handouts. Is there a way to export the content of the slides to Word so that the occupy full pages?
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2answers
21 views

How to disable non-exe extensions from running?

I want to make my system unable to launch .scr .pif (and all executable windows formats here) as a executable program. How do I disable them an make .exe files only runnable as programs (and .msi ...
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0answers
16 views

what is a better alternative than cookies? [on hold]

I need a way to store a 10,000 - 20,000 string to the clients web-browser. The purpose of this is IF or WHEN, our site loses connection the users form information is saved. The serialized form is ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Is there anyway to install a software inside a VM?

In my system I have 100s of virtual machines and I want to install a package uniformly inside those VMs, same version etc. I may not have the passwords for those VMs, becuase different users may ...
1
vote
0answers
9 views

Connecting to a Folder on a Different Partition Using AFP or SMB

I'm in the process of setting up a DeployStudio system. Part of the requirement is that the server be able to connect to a Repository of files. On my server, that Repository is located on the ...
1
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0answers
22 views

Ubuntu 15.04 HiDPi to Full HD external screen

I just got a Dell XPS 13 2015 and I installed Ubuntu 15.04. Everything is working fine with the exception of using an external display. The resolution on my laptop is 3200x1800, my external screen ...
1
vote
1answer
14 views

Color scheme(s) in Vim not properly working

On Archlinux, using Vim 7.4 (installed with pacman), I tried to use the lucius color scheme. However, the moment I turned it on, all color went away. This happened in the Xfce Terminal emulator under ...
0
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0answers
17 views

Unreliable connection to site, only while on home WiFi

WhatsApp in my Android phones works fine when in 3G or friends' WiFi networks. At home, however, it will usually begin fine, only to go thirty minutes or longer without notifying me of new messages. ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Multiple AccesPoints: detect IP and force connection to specific one

I'm mounting a wireless network with one root AP and two more AP as repeaters. Walking around, devices can do roaming [sorry for my english!] between them. Suppose I'm in a place reached by the ...
-1
votes
1answer
28 views

Issuing GET command from Windows 8.1

I was reading a question about finding the ip address of a website. One of the answers said to issue: "GET / HTTP.1.1" followed by: "host:website.port" to find a specific page. My question is how ...
2
votes
1answer
16 views

Create Server on VirtualBox visible from outside, host is not behind router

I am trying to create a web server on a Virtual Machine. I would be happy even if I could access it with something like http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:[port_no] Everything is installed but the step of facing ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Virtualbox Linux guest to inherit host user db and/or LDAP

Is there a way for a Linux guest to inherit the user db/definition of the host and/or the LDAP user of the host? By user db, I meant the users' names and group membership as visible on the host. ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Associate an event with a specific network connection [duplicate]

I'm a new Windows 8 user and I'm searching a way to automate the execution of a script when I plug my computer in to my office's network. I've a curl request to execute actually. So I've looked up to ...
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1answer
22 views

How do I remove the association next to my name when posting comments? [on hold]

When I post comments to some sites (like my local newspaper), the picture and some association with my profile is added. How do I stop this from happening? For instance, it will have my profile pic ...
3
votes
1answer
8 views

How to increase the font size in the Matlab help browser permanently?

Maybe I'm getting old, but the text in Matlab's built-in help browser is too small for me to read comfortably. It is possible to increase the fontsize using Ctrl-+, but every time a new help page is ...
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2answers
13 views

Switching to systemd on Linux Mint

I have linux mint 17.1 running on a laptop which takes forever to boot. To speed up the boot I want to switch to systemd. How can I switch to systemd?
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0answers
20 views

notepad ++ file templates just like pyscripter

In PyScripter when we create a new file templates and use it (Tools > Options > File templates); i can easily give short hand tags like $[ActiveDoc-Name] for automatically update the name of ...
0
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0answers
8 views

Mail app window will not open

I select Mail from dock or applications, the dot shows beneath the mail icon, but the Mail window does not open. I have to right-click the icon and select new window. Anyway to get this back ...
1
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1answer
27 views

Lock screen and time

When locking a session on Win7 using Ctr Alt + Del, the following screen appears. This image is of the pre-login screen, however this is the screen I wold like it displayed on. Is it possible to ...
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votes
1answer
15 views

How to nest SubTotal with SumIf?

I have an Excel table. I would like to combine in one Formula following: =SUBTOTAL(9;M10:M21) and =SUMIF(I10:I21;"Promotion";M10:M21) Is it possible ?
2
votes
1answer
12 views

Is the order of columns significant in a Postgresql Primary key definition?

Postgresql allows you to define a primary key using a group of columns instead of one if desired, like so: PRIMARY KEY(a_id, b_id) But is the order of the columns in this definition significant? ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

Can't mount VMware tools cdrom in VMware Player

I know this should be easy, but I'm having a hell of a time figuring out where the vmware tools cdrom is (for instance it's not /dev/cdrom) and so I can't figure out how to mount it. I'm on Kali ...
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1answer
18 views

Autofill Of Specific Series?

I haven't been able to get Excel 2013 to recognize and autofill the rest of this all the way down to the bottom of the page. Series 101 103 105 107 109 111 201 203 205 207 209 211 301 303 *continue ...
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votes
0answers
10 views

Lenovo A850 enable multiple user accounts [on hold]

I just bought a Lenovo A850 phone running Android 4.2.2. i want to enable multiple user accounts but i cant find the users option in the settings. Under the device settings I have Audio Profiles, Call ...
2
votes
3answers
27 views

Use dd to backup device over the network

I have a Raspberry Pi connected to the network along with a USB stick. Is it possible to use the dd command on my Raspberry Pi and automatically upload the iso to my Mac? What I mean is on my pi ...
1
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0answers
7 views

Can I modify the Mac's default “next word” delineator to include an underscore?

For example, if I hold the option key and press the left arrow, the cursor jumps to the next space or special character. I use this a lot when naming files, for example, "description-date.ext". If I ...
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votes
0answers
15 views

Program like JDownloader but in PHP? [on hold]

I have a web server that I use for my personal backups. Right now I'm engaged with a new anime. Normaly I would use JD to download the chapters in a batch but then I will re upload them to my web ...
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votes
0answers
26 views

Your greatest uncommon Mac tip? [on hold]

Do u have any unique tips about using computers on Mac OS X? For speeding up, save disk space or anything else.
0
votes
1answer
19 views

How can I remove all the customizations imposed by Linux Mint 17.1 on firefox?

I have found two solutions for the same: Downloading and installing .tar.bz2 package (firefox) from mozilla.org (Problem:Package provided is portable and is not installable). Installing firefox from ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

How does a website remember me after I've deleted cookies?

A news site I visit often has a limit on 10 views a month. I don't log in and I delete my full browser history and use Chrome incognito mode. The website still remembers my page view count. I'm ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

Is it possible for older versions of Windows Server to be domain controllers in an AD network created with a newer version?

I currently have three offices which I am responsible for managing the IT setups. The current configuration which was left for me includes three separate Windows Server setups (2003, 2008, 2008R2). ...
1
vote
3answers
31 views

Multiple users via RDP? [duplicate]

Here is my example scenario: I have a WIN 7 Pro computer with 3 different accounts; John Jack James This computer sits on a desk on it's own and users RDP on to the machine. James is already RDP'd ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Excel Office Pro 2010 SUMIF

Hi Im trying to SUMIF(range;"<>#N/A";range) but the cells im selecting to sum are not in a row adjacent, its every 4th cell in the row. But when i try it gives an argument error each time i try ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

How to reset default open/save dialog folder locations remembered by Windows

On Windows 7 many applications rely on windows to remember the last folder location when they show an "open dialog" or "close dialog". Where is this information stored and how can I clear it? I ...
1
vote
1answer
22 views

Play 2 songs on the same computer (Jack and HDMI)

I'm thinking about the idea which could solve a lot of my problems. I've a barebone computer and I would like to use HDMI port to play the first music and and the jack for the second. I've seen ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Win7 unlock & logout after x minutes

I have been asked to investigate some functionality for a number of shared PCs running Win7 on a local network. Basically people are logging on to the PCs and locking them in the morning and walking ...
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votes
0answers
12 views

Visual Studio 2013 Extension that Names Projects on the Preview on Taskbar [on hold]

I'm looking for an extension I had in an old job, what it does (amongst other things I'm sure) is when you hover over the windows taskbar and get the preview window it will show you the project name ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

create and run bash script on start of runlevel5

I have created a following hello bash script: #!/bin/sh echo "Hello Run Level 5" I put this script in the /etc/rc.d/rc5.d directory with a name S100RunLevel5. How can I make this script to run ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

SMB Share - NTFS permissions - recent OS X like 10.10

We use a shared SMB resource to which we connect with Windows clients and Mac OS X clients. The folder tree in the SMB share should be protected as it is used by an automated workflow. I've put share ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

How can I play 4K content at 120fps or higher?

I was having a discussion with my friend over framerates and PC gaming, and it occurred to me that I was aware of no hardware that could produce 4K resolution at 120FPS or greater. HDMI 2.0 and ...

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