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What is “bootsect.bak” file?

What is Bootsect.bak backup file? Is this file a copy of boot loader or boot sector? if it's a boot sector's copy, why it's needed? because MBR is a fixed sector.
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How to transfer all filters and exceptions from Adblock Plus to uBlock?

I have collected a bunch of filters, both subscriptions and custom, and set a lot of exceptions and specific rules on ABP on my Firefox. Trying out uBlock, Is there a way to cleanly transfer all those ...
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How to get a list of all apps released on App Store on a given date? [on hold]

Is there a website or a web-service that provides this? Not sure where to start.
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Get vector graphics (svg, pdf) page size (width, height) in different units via command line?

Basically, I would like to find out the image size (and possibly, any special boxes) in different units (points, pixels, centimeters) from the command line. As an example here, I have produced an SVG ...
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Adobe Premiere Elements 12 hangs on Loading ExporterQuicktimeHost.prm on startup

I'm running Adobe Premiere Elements 12 on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, and recently it started hanging on startup showing Loading ExporterQuicktimeHost.prm. This behaviour has started recently (it ...
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piping tail -f into sed or awk

There is another question which is nearly the same, but none of the suggestions from its answer works for me: Piping tail -f into awk I'm trying to tail -f a logfile but want to replace \r with \n ...
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Change font in terminal on remote connection in Konsole

Is it possible to set Konsole terminal to change font color on remote connection? For example, depending on computer's name?
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Unlock VBA Project in Word xml (a virus)

One user in my office has received an xml file by email and opened it (with word, the default for xml). It was a virus... Now i need to know what it has done, but the VBA Project is password ...
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How can I resolved Performance issues with Excel 2013?

I'm using a dell E6440 laptop with Core i5 CPU and 64-bit windows 7. I'm running Excel 2013. I do a lot of reporting through Excel and of recent I've noticed reduced performance - choppy mouse ...
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Why Windows 8 PC keeps all logs of deprecated IPv6 prefixes?

I have a windows 8 pc and my question is this: I am connected to the Internet and I have a specific global ipv6 prefix. If I reset my router, and by typing the cmd command netsh> interface ipv6 show ...
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Installing SSD in IDE vs ODD Dell XPS L502x

I have Dell XPS L502x and planning to install 240GB SSD. There could be two options 1--> Replace the internal 750GB HDD with 240GB SSD and install HDD in Optical Disk Drive via Caddy. 2--> Keep the ...
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Extend memory alocated to java application

I've java application that returns error out of heap space, I've found that I should add -Xmx flag when starting appliaction. I changed shortcut file property target from "C:\app_dir\app.exe" to ...
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IIS URL-rewrite doesn't work

I have an IIS setup with redirect rules that work perfectly fine on my Windows machine. However - I'm starting to use Mac - so I installed a VirtualBox VM with windows on it and used the exact same ...
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0answers
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Undesired Locked cells on OSX Excel 2011 (but not in 2010 Win7)

I have an Excel-document where in most of the sheets are locked, and only few cells are available for editing. I don't have the password for the document as I am not supposed to edit anything in the ...
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When Windows 7 tells me 'Consider changing your password', how long have I got until password expiry?

I'm on a corporate desktop, running Windows 7. We have a password expiration policy which mandates that passwords are changed every month or so (not sure of the exact period). When password expiry ...
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2answers
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Connecting bluetooth headset kills wifi internet on laptop PC

I just bought Genius HS-920BT BT headset. I've paired it to my PC on Windows 7. However, when I turned on the "Forward Voip calls to Handsfree" service, in order to use it as my Skype communications ...
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Shell Script unable to execute passed command as input

I am trying to execute command from script but unable to execute it. script :command.sh #!/bin/bash a=$1 b=$2 echo "a=$a" echo "b=$b" `$a | $b` Execution command : bash-3.2$ ./command.sh "tar ...
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0answers
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Installing Cisco AnyConnect on CentOS 7

I have installed Cisco AnyConnect on CentOS 7. When I try to connect I get an error: /opt/cisco/anyconnect/bin/vpndownloader: error while loading shared libraries: libpangox-1.0.so.0: cannot open ...
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Nginx puts its logs to my terminal(stdout), how to stop it?

My laptop is Archlinux, with Nginx 1.6.2 installed. I've never touched Nginx's log configuration, but out of blue, when I try to access the local website, the logs will be printed to the opening ...
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How do I setup my machine to dual boot?

I would like to dual boot 64 bit Windows 8.1 and 64 windows Server 2012 R2. I would also like to use an SSD for this purpose. How large of an SSD do I need to hold Both Operating systems
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Is it possible to use GPU to boost performance of computer automatically? [duplicate]

As we all know GPU is a sleeping beast. And we are also familiar with Intel's Turbo Boost technology which is really great. But, Intel's Turbo Boost technology works only on CPU by overclocking CPU ...
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Windows Integrated on IIS with SQL server on different computer

I need to deploy an intranet application on IIS 7.5 that can connect to a SQL server on a different computer with the user identity. The user must use its Identity to connect to SQL Server. I ...
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1answer
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Word VBA: How to run Selection.Find within a pre-defined range?

I have two blocks of Word VBA code here that each work fine separately, but which I need to combine in order to obtain the desired result. One identifies a range of text (oRng), while the other runs a ...
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1answer
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What is my CPU speed?

I need the CPU speed of my KVM host. When I am using dmidecode, the result is the following : sudo dmidecode | egrep "Max Speed|Current Speed" Max Speed: 3100 MHz Current Speed: 3100 ...
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Can I Get the Windows Explorer Toolbar Back in Windows 8?

I want the Windows Explorer Toolbar from Windows 7 back: Not a fan of the controversial Ribbon UI.
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1answer
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Tool to group a list of IP addresses into IP ranges

I look after a website that is currently being flooded with HTTP requests from different IP addresses but all using the same user agent string I've grepped the log file and now have a file with all ...
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0answers
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Outlook 2013 migrating 17GB pst file

I'm currently migrating a 17GB pst file from an old Outlook 2007 IMAP account to a new IMAP account running within Outlook 2013. My aim is: I want to import the 17GB pst into Outlook 2013. Then I ...
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0answers
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Deploying Kudu on a server

I have setup a copy of Kudu on my local dev machine, and it works fine providing I run it from Visual Studio as Administrator I would now like to deploy it to our public UAT server so we can use it ...
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show “effect” of nmcli r wifi off as airplane mode in KNetworkManager GUI (plane checkbox ticked)

my ultimate aim is to put a shortcut on my keyboard which enables/disables the airplane mode of my wifi. I spent a couple of hours to figure out how to realize this by an nmcli command which does not ...
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0answers
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Asus notebook doesn't detect Kingston memory

My Asus f550ldv-xx562h notebook doesn't detect my Kingston DDR3-1600 4GB RAM Memory. Only CPU-Z detects the installed memory. Thanks for your help EDIT: I put in the laptop: Kingston DDR3-1600 4GB ...
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1answer
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How to rename multiple vars that contain FOR counter vars in bat file

Here is my sample: set mail = mymail for /L %%x in (001,1,999) do ( set yourmail = !mail:+%x@gmail.com :: other commands here ) I want the result be like: mymail+001@gmail.com ----> ...
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ASUS ATK package not working properly

I have installed latest version of ASUS ATK package, but altough at startup I still get pop up windows saying: P4G: this program can only be executed on the asus computer atk installed Also my ...
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OSX: Snort: ERROR: /etc/snort/../rules/local.rules(0) Unable to open rules file “/etc/snort/../rules/local.rules”: No such file or directory

I'm trying to setup and run Snort IDS on mac using this kinda tutorial: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3370709?start=0&tstart=0 OSX Yosemite (10.10.2); PostgreSQL 9.4.1 (installed with ...
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0answers
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Assistance remembering the name of a Linux “strace”-based tool for file paths mocking

Once surfing the Internet I’ve seen a home page for a Linux tool which claims it can employ Linux systrace interface to execute other programs with manipulated paths. Something like that: $ ...
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votes
1answer
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Win 7 - “unidentified network” / “virtualbox-host-only network”

I somewhat strangely cannot connect my computer (Win7) to the internet anymore because it is "currently connected" to an "unidentified network". Network Center says I'm on the "VirtualBox Host-Only ...
2
votes
1answer
18 views

How can I upgrade the Ruby version on Passenger?

How can I uprgade the Ruby version installed on my passenger module for Apache? I on Debian 7 and it's running Ruby 1.9.1 but I want 2.2.0
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Additional logon information required

I am connecting to a wireless network in a company and as the title says, I am getting the message that I have to log in to the network. To do that I usually just open a random webpage and I am ...
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0answers
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What type of VPN should I use? [on hold]

I'm confused about the different types of VPN, like point-to-point, site-to-site, point-to-site, (tunneling?) and a lot of tutorials talk about creating VPNs to privatise/relocate all internet traffic ...
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2answers
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How to access a computer remotely?

I am a beginner in terms of my computer knowledge. Recently I have been finding the need to log onto my girlfriend’s computer and was wondering if there were any good methods. Just to be clear—it is ...
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What happens if I place my NAS in a warm place?

I live in a dorm room, and thus my NAS must be in the same room as I sleep in. I would like to hide it away, for two reasons. In case of a break-in, it won't be seen, and won't be stolen. To ...
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How to automate log on to remote machine via Internet Explorer

At work we can log onto our works computers from home. We do this via Internet Explorer or FireFox. We visit a URL, which begins the process. We have to Java enabled and a Java app runs. We then ...
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what does the following output mean? [on hold]

shubham@shubham:~/java_applications$ java -v The program 'java' can be found in the following packages: * default-jre * gcj-4.8-jre-headless * openjdk-7-jre-headless * gcj-4.6-jre-headless * ...
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votes
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Allocating unique number to duplicate values

I have a list of codes in a column that have some repetition. I can remember using an IF statement a few years ago to identify the series of repetition. For example I need a formula that will return ...
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votes
0answers
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Regular expression help for logstash grok [on hold]

I am trying to write regular expression for logstash grok. Unfortunately it’s not working for me: 2015-02-26 12:38:04 -0800 (Thu, 26 Feb 2015) I wrote this but its not working: ...
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0answers
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Set wallpaper in arch console?

Is it possible to set a wallpaper on a console only install of arch linux, similar to the way GRUB2 can have a wallpaper set with the GRUB_BACKGROUND= line in /etc/default/grub?
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0answers
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Virtualbox internet through browser login issue

I'm working on a Windows host machine that has internet through an Ethernet cable after which I need to do a login through a webportal (it's Kotnet). Previously, when working with a bunch of Linux ...
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votes
1answer
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Remote Desktop to Windows 7 without domain

I am trying to remote desktop into a windows 7 machine.However, it always showing me the domain and the domain name is my machine. The machine that I try connect is not having domain. How can I ...
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vote
1answer
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How to create filename.tar.Z file on SunOS operatting system

I am trying to create filename.tar.Z file using single command on SunOS but it doesn’t seem to work: bash-3.2$ tar c DIR | compress >DIR.tar.Z tar: /dev/rmt/0: Permission denied bash-3.2$ Other ...
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votes
1answer
15 views

How to get the IP address from the proxy name?

When I open the browser, it jumps out a inputbox with this string: moz-proxy://partnerproxy.xxx.co.jp:86 I think this is a proxy server name, but how to get the IP address from this?
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1answer
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GPG 2 decrypt from STDIN via pasting inconsistency

Does anyone know why in some cases you can do this: gpg2 -d And paste your GPG message into the terminal, type ctrl+D, get prompted for your passphrase and get the results to STDOUT? But in other ...

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