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Laptop automatically reboots after shutdown

My laptop is a Dell N5110. These days the computer has a problem that after normally shutdown it automatic reboot in midnight. I have tried setting the power manager, system restore to prior time, ...
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Configure SMTP server windows

I am configuring a local network and for some reason I can't get server to send an email. I already install the SMTP server and configured using this tutorial ...
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Why does clicking my mouse select mutliple lines of text?

I am experiencing a weird issue on my dell laptop. When I click a webpage is will automatically select a few lines of text after my cursor. This happens whether I am using the buttons below the ...
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1answer
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Maximum Supported RAM in a Sony Vaio VPCW12J1E

I have this Sony Vaio 10.1 inch laptop which has 1 GB ddr2 RAM and runs on an Intel Atom N280 at 1.66 GHz. My question is what is the maximum amount of RAM this laptop supports? It has only one slot. ...
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Sharing hardware resources through network: specifically RAM

I have two systems. One is a laptop and has 2 GB RAM while the other is a desktop having 8 GB RAM. Is it possible to share these resources so that both systems have 10 GB RAM? The ...
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How to check if a file exists after a specific interval of time

I want to check if a directory contains a file (for example sample.txt). If it doesn't contain that file in 5 hrs then I would need to perform some action. How can I do this in a script? I tried ...
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Some basic questions about Processor and OS? [on hold]

I need an explanation, I have a computer with a processor : Intel Core i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40 Ghz 3.40 Ghz Does this mean I have two processors with a clock rate 3.40 Ghz each ?? Is this a Core ...
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Router behind router

To extend my wireless upstairs I salvaged a second router and have been trying to set it up so that: SSID matches with primary router Password matches with primary router Secondary router: Dlink ...
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1answer
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Sharing internet access - solid way to guarantee good bandwidth for VoIP and gaming?

we have a linksys E2500 here The internet connection is a low 2 mbit with 1 mbit upload. The connection is shared by around 16 people (yayyy). I want teamviewer, skype, VoIP work well, as well as a ...
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Google Chrome on Kali Linux will not launch

I'm using Kali Linux amd64 and installed Google Chrome stable release from the official Google Chrome site but it is not launching nor showing any errors i have tried launching it from the command ...
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Make OpenVPN Accessible from outside the network

I'm trying to get openvpn working on my centos machine but I'm having some issues and I don't really know much about openvpn. I've managed to get it working and I can connect to it with another ...
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Is there any way to stop specific sites appearing in browser history? [duplicate]

I am using Firefox and Chrome. There a few websites only which I don't want anyone to know I visit. But they appear in browser history or when I start typing they also come as auto complete. I have ...
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Find alike data in two worksheets and put in 3rd worksheet

What is the best/easiest way to combine data from two different Excel spreadsheets into a third Excel spreadsheet? Spreadsheet 1 will have the username only. Spreadsheet 2 would have lots of ...
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is apache httpd 2.4.12 stable with CentOS 6.6?

Is Apache httpd 2.4.12 stable with CentOS 6.6? How do I upgrade apache 2.4.12 version on CentOS 6.6. Step 1: wget http://repos.fedorapeople.org/repos/jkaluza/httpd24/epel-httpd24.repo Step 2: ...
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Bash: number of seconds till midnight of current day

How do I find the number of seconds till midnight of current day?
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Unable to Import BCD Backup Using CMD

I am running windows 7 64bit. I have previously upgraded to win8 and downgraded back to win7 using windows own upgrade software. Had problems with my computer and attempted to rebuild the bcd using ...
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1answer
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Error when trying to copy over the network using robocopy

C:\Users\Alex.Newton>robocopy /"\centlpf01cz6c\c$\Program Files\ProgramName\/" /" \centlpf01cz6c\Program Files\TestBatch\Test\/" ...
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Which video drivers should I install. X.Org X Server or Nvidia Binary Drivers

So i just installed ubuntu and now I'm updating my video drivers. I am present with the following choices. Which one should i pick. And if possible, why? Are there some advantages over the other?
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Laptop HP Pavillon dv5000 - Audio device not found fresh Windows 8.1 even after installing drivers

Until a couple of days ago, my laptop (with Windows 7 Ultimate) worked perfectly including the audio system with any program (music, video, Skype etc..). After making a full fresh Windows 8.1 ...
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1answer
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Show an image/icon for a drive [duplicate]

I recently bought an external hdd(WD Elements), when I connected it to my pc, the drive shows up in Computer, but it showed, instead of the default icon for a drive, the logo of Western Digital. Then ...
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1answer
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Is there a way in which to show two values per pie slice in a pie chart?

Trying to show for each major slice of a pie chart(4 total slices), two pieces of data per pie slice (% of items with information and % of items without information)
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1answer
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Receipt printing with firefox, always adds white space at the bottom

Trying to print receipts using firefox but firefox always adds white space at the end of the receipt. What can I do to stop this?
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0answers
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I don't recieve virtual alias email from my postfix/dovecot server in Gmail

For some reason the regular virtual user email accounts like admin@example.com comes into Gmail via POP3/IMAP just fine - but none of the virtual alias email comes into GMail! Gmail says it retrieved ...
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1answer
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Adobe Acrobat XI Pro: The PDF document contained image masks that were not downsampled

I am using Adobe Acrobat XI Pro to work with PDF documents, many of which I download from Google Books and read on my iPad. However, some of the Google Books PDFs are very large and slow to load on ...
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How can I access a VMware client that's located on a remote host?

I use VMware Fusion at work to test my websites in different versions of IE by running multiple copies of Windows on my Macbook Air. At home, I use VMware Workstation to do the same thing. My desktop ...
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How to make cron perform task every hour during business hours?

I'm trying to make a script run twice every hour during business hours on weekdays, and i have the following in my cron setup: # m h dom mon dow command 8,48 8-17 * ...
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0answers
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Microsot Visual C++ Runtime Library Error upon Converting a File through VLC

I always used HandBrake for video conversion (compression) which works great, but today I found an answer on quora which explains how to convert videos through vlc, when I converted through VLC, the ...
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ACDSee does not show categories of images

ACDSee shows special blue bookmark icon above image thumbnail, meaning this image belongs to some category: Unfortunately, this category is not highlighted in the category list, and this is not ...
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0answers
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Possible to share VPN connection?

I am part of a small company. We are currently doing presentations which require access to our VPN. Unfortunately, a number of our laptops got stolen. We now have one laptop which has access to VPN, ...
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0answers
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How to use map view in ACDSee Pro 6

If photographic picture has geo tag, it is possible to invoke Map -> View on Map command. Unfortunately, for me it just positions map, but not show any mark in appropriate place. In screenshot ...
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1answer
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Normal Command Prompt / Console in Visual Studio

Is there any way to add a normal command prompt to Visual Studio? I realise the Command Window is the Visual Studio IDE command window. I would like to have the command prompt "CMD" as a window ...
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1answer
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Redirecting marked packets to Tun device

I have a small program that needs to do various things with a selection of packets, based on various iptable rules. The packets are MARKed this way: iptables -t mangle -d 10.10.0.0/16 -j MARK ...
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Is there any point in getting the MOS certificate? Especially Excel? [on hold]

Anyone here got a MOS certificate? How was the test? Was it difficult? I am interested in getting the two Excel 2013 certificates. How useful would it be in getting a job? Almost all financial analyst ...
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How do I connect VLC to a known DLNA server?

I have VLC on my Mac and would like to connect to a DLNA server on my LAN but the server isn't showing up in VLC's UPnP auto-discovery UI. Given the IP address of the server how can I point VLC to it ...
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2answers
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Weird drive popped up randomly

I just had a random drive pop up as I was doing a defrag on my hard drives (windows 8.1) and I have no idea what it is or what it does. It's called: \\?\Volume{5a1f49... what is it and is it harmful ...
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1answer
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Telnet: How do I un-escape?

I know that when connected via Telnet, I can hit Ctrl+] to escape. This brings me to the telnet command line interface. How do I get back to my telnet session? I occasionally hit Ctrl+] by accident ...
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1answer
520 views

Can MS Outlook 2007 print the entire day's schedule, in the weekly calendar view?

I like printing my schedule in the weekly calendar view, which shows all the hours of the day, rather than the list view. My problem is that I can't get it to print the entire day's appointments - ...
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1answer
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How to execute sudo NOPASSWD command on other server via SSH

I have read all the post related to the issue. But If you can see mine as well and give suggestion. I am trying to do passwordless SSH and run a script on remote server. But Sudo access ask for ...
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1answer
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Google Drive grays out with “Unable To Connect” error after computer idles

I've been using Google Drive for a while, but recently I have a strange and very annoying problem: After the computer has been idle for a while, the Google Drive icon grays out and hover over it ...
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1answer
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Hashutils to recurse the whole drive

Following this post another super user question, I downloaded hashutils. Works great with with the -r flag to recurse a folder. However, I am unable to recurse a whole drive. Trying this command, the ...
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PC shutdown for unknown reason

I got pretty complicated problem with my PC.It started few days ago when I was listening youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=67qworViFpY in my Google Chrome with about 20 tabs and playing ...
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1answer
195 views

Autoformat for Perl in Vim

I got a piece of code about perl: if ($a==1){ &err_report("$a"); while($b!=1){ &err_ok(); } } And, I want to format it in vim. After using command: gg=G, the code ...
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3answers
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Delete duplicates from over 150,000 bookmarks on Google Chrome

I believe I tried all the bookmark management apps on the Chrome web store, deleted part of the bookmarks manually (yes, I even attempted that), organize them within folders and all, but they just ...
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3answers
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Why am I suddenly signed out of all of my internet accounts?

I went to facebook yesterday evening and it struck me that I had to type in my password to be able to log in (normally I'm already signed in or have autocomplete do it for me). I went to my email ...
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2answers
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Modifying the icon in the firefox search box for a website's search engine/feature? (ie. GoogBinHoo, Wikipedia, Ebay, Superuser, etc)

Does anybody know how to change the icon in the firefox search box to a custom made icon? For example if I wanted to change the google icon that is next to the google search box(or wikipedia, ebay, ...
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2answers
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Changing “Input Mode” on Windows 7 Japanese IME via keyboard shortcut (hiragana, katakana, alphanumeric; half/full width)

I frequently type Japanese (and a few other languages) using an English keyboard using stock Windows 7 Starter with its standard Japanese Input Method Editor (IME). Japanese keyboards have two or ...
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2answers
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Laptop's screen brightness momentary random changes while on battery mode

My laptop's screen brightness momentary adjusts when doings several things, like when loading a web page, when scrolling up/down, when maximizing or minimazing a window. These changes in brightness ...
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2answers
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ERR_ICANN_NAME_COLLISION when trying to use localhost .dev in Chrome

Today I got this error when trying to access local domains specified in apache httpd-vhosts.conf. It happened for the 1st time with a .dev domain, so it seemed plausible that in light of recent news ...
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3answers
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How to force Windows desktop background to update or refresh

If I manually change the background image in the registry, how can I force it to refresh without logging off? I know that bginfo does it, but I would like to keep things simple and not use any ...
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1answer
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Excel. Looking for exact match and return value

I have 3 Excel files. Excel file 1 and Excel file 2 contains: Fixed data in column A Different values in column H. Excel file 3 (dashboard) contains the fixed data found in column A of the 2 ...

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