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How to play youtube in the background in android? [on hold]

I have been using PVSTAR+ app which plaeyed youtube in the background and I could listen to youtube while its closed. Youtube recently updated it's API so PVSTAR+ doesnt work anymore. it's also have ...
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vmware changes usb data structure

I have vmware on my Windows 7 and I connected my usb device to my virtual machine (win 7) but some functions of my usb device don't work correctly on vm so I analyzed my usb output data using Putty ...
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How to read Telegraph's rss feed?

According to Telegraph.co.uk, the world news rss feeds should be this one: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/rss However, with Chrome I only get a blank page. Even wget ...
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OneDrive saving problems

I'm not sure what they've changed but saving Office 2013 documents will usually default to my OneDrive folder. But for some reason, it now defaults to some web address and not my local OneDrive ...
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What happens when laptops reach 100% charge?

I have been reading alot of mixed views on how Lithium Ion batteries work when it comes to laptops. I have the new dell xps 15, with an intel i7 cpu, 16gb ram, and a 512gb ssd. Is it bad for the ...
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How to change ports in UniserverZ &/or Uniserv?

I'm asking this because every single time i need to update the program, the configuration file is updated too and the port must need rechanged, but my question is honest because: 1) When i try to use ...
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Faster alternative to X11 forwarding

I recently set up X11 forwarding via PuTTY and I loved that it just redirected any X11 application (simply when started in PuTTY) and worked seamlessly without a desktop. However, even though im ...
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rii mini keyboard doesn't connect anymore, what can I do?

My rii mini keyboard used to work fine. I plug it into my Android device or Windows 7 / Ubuntu, and it seems to understand it's a keyboard, however it never connects properly! Is it broken, what ...
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Temporary profile being loaded for some users

In one of my domains, I've got 2 users which have been on the network for multiple years. Suddenly, on only 3 of our many computers, they get a temporary profile load when they sign in. One is a local ...
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Changing size of login pictures on Windows7 via authui.dll

Using resource Hacker and authui.dll there is a lot of documentation about how to change various parts of the W7 login screen. What I have so far failed to manage is to change the size of the user ...
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How can I format badly corrupted hard disk?

While installing windows 7 on a hard disk which contains Linux on it ,windows took along time formatting it's new partitions. After a while I closed my laptop and from that moment ,the hard disk isn't ...
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1answer
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Downloading images via wget

When downloading an image with wget using wget link I get the following errors: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Moved Temporarily Location: [following] --2015-05-24 14:47:46-- ...
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ps aux reported ram usage of an app VSZ is extremely big

On my mac php uses a lot of memory: ps aux | grep php sandro 722 0.0 0.3 2513876 22188 s000 S+ 11:37AM 0:24.70 php -S localhost:8000 VSZ 2513876 is over 2.5gb! RSS 22188 is ...
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How to get cpu cores utilizations in xen?

I have installed xen as hypervisor and there are dom0 and some paravirtualized machins as domu VMs on it. I know xentop is used for checking the performance of system and virtual machines, But, it ...
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Cannot change form data using getElementsByName [migrated]

I am building an ecommerce site on Wordpress to be used by multiple agents. At present, the page uses a standard PayPal link which includes the line: <input type="hidden" name="business" ...
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1answer
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Wireless router with bandwidth control for each host

I'm looking for a good dual/tri band AC wireless router that allows the control over the maximum bandwidth available for each device connected to the network. I believed newest ASUS router had this ...
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Notepad++ extract links from html tag with class

I have a text which consists of different html elements and links like this one: <a href="somelink" class="details btn secondary large">. I want to extract links from a href tag. What are ...
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Internet Explorer 11 will not show videos after running CCleaner Registry Cleaner

I recently used CCleaner’s Registry scan and deleted all the files that showed up without making backup. After that, my IE11 got a real problem, Now I couldn’t see the YouTube videos I previously ...
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Can I use a 3.5 mm microphone with a 10 meter wire?

I am currently using a D-Link DCS-930L to record video for surveillance. The distance between the camera and the pc is 10m. I used cat6 cable to connect the pc to the camera and iSpy software to ...
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1answer
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What happened to most of my icons?

What happened to most of my icons? Most programs and even just plain text files or word files have lost their icons. I haven't installed any weird crap, and I don't have any viruses/malware. How can ...
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0answers
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Every video starts with black and messy screen in a while

When I start a video on my laptop it is messy in the first 4-5 seconds. It does not depend on where I play it, everywhere I get the same problem. The problem looks like this: image is here I have a ...
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0answers
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Windows 8 recovery failures

I am asking a question here because I have finally come to the end of my tether on this issue. I have a HP pavilion PC running windows 8.1. The hard drive had become damaged and no option on the ...
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HD would have been better at 2048x1024 rather than at 1920x1080 [on hold]

I come from a computer background and it seems to me that HD at 1920x1080 is an "oddball" resolution, not optimal for computer processing but 2048x1024 is. The aspect ratio of 2048x1024 is a perfect ...
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Pivot table 'page fields' usage

In Excel, it is possible to create a pivot table where data comes from several worksheets. It's an old feature, but still useful. The process starts by pressing Alt, D, P. In one of steps there is one ...
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ESXi 5.5 - Management network with no gateway

I'm setting up a test lab for VMware in Hyper-V. I have 3 vSwitches in Hyper-V: -EXT01 -INT01 -INT02 I've also created a W2K12 VM in Hyper-V which has the following roles installed: -AD/DNS -DHCP ...
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Computer only recognize 4Gb out of 8Gb

I replaced the two cards of memory, of 2Gb each, with two cards of 4Gb each (Samsung M395T5160QZ4 - CF7 1412). (I have ubuntu so it should be able to use memory above 4Gb.) My motherboard is ...
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Reducing the height of the tab/address bar in Firefox (OS X)

I would like to save those extra few pixels, since I'm often on the go on a laptop and overall customize FF. Is there a way to shave off those extra pixels here? (Picture for reference)
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Install an alternative browser on Surface with 32bit Tegra 3 Processor

I found no solution to replace Internet Explorer on my surface 32 Bit ARM-Processor. I tried to install the RT Jailbreak Tool for Windows RT 8.0 But that one doesn't seem to work on my Surface with ...
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1answer
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systemd-networkd does not receive dhcp requests

host, container: fc21 $ systemctl start systemd-networkd.service $ systemd-nspawn -b -D `pwd` -M m1 --private-network --network-veth ... In container: $ systemctl start systemd-networkd.service $ ...
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UDP over Internet

I have a small problem: I want to program a simple Apllication that sends a small word (in this case: "Hello") to a server. This Server should display it via cout. This is just a project to learn how ...
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3answers
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How to manage space effectively on a small SSD

How do you manage disk space on a small SSD? I bought a new PC that came with a 128GB SSD (local disk) and 1TB internal drive. The OS takes up most of the space on the SSD. From the moment I turned ...
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How to detect an LXC container system is ready?

I am attempting to start a LXC container and then run a command inside it. The problem is that even if the container is in RUNNING state, it has not completed all its boot. This produces trouble with ...
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1answer
14 views

VT-x on 4790 on H97-D3H-CF

I am trying to enable VT-x on a 4790 CPU and a H97-D3H-CF mainboard to be able to run virtualbox/vagrant. The Intel Processor Identification Utility lists "Intel(R) Virtualization Technology: No". I ...
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Arch Linux chroot cannot mount sysfs

I am running in a chroot with Arch Linux. It is good. I can start it and also did pacman -Syu. My problem is, I cannot do any pacman activities. It says I should do pacman-db-upgrade, but pacman is ...
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Why does Windows 8.1 sometimes wake briefly during hibernation?

When I hibernate Windows 8.1, sometimes it wakes briefly some hours later. (This is a pain, as it may be the middle of the night and my computer's bright blue power LED lights up the room and wakes me ...
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14 views

Is there a Spotify-match like tool available?

I want a tool which is basically like iTunes match but for Spotify. So I want to tell Spotify these are all my songs - go and add playlists and albums to my Spotify library. Not the actual files, but ...
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1answer
21 views

External monitor connection works with HDMI but not VGA

I smashed my laptop screen so I have to use an external monitor. I can connect with an HDMI cord but not with VGA. I want VGA so I can listen to sound via headphones on the laptop, it's an Acer E1 ...
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Can't get computer to recognize any USB devices except for mouse

I get the "USB Device not recognized" error with my wireless network adaptor and any USB thumbdrive, same as this person here described: How do I resolve the error message "USB Device Not ...
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4answers
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What are com ports and why does a PC need them?

As per the title, I'd like to know the purpose of the com ports, since computers have physical USB ports as well. I've searched the web but without any convincing answer.
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Can a USB flash drive be used reliably as a (manual) backup drive?

I am considering using several large USB drives as my backup media, with redundancy for important files. I am curious if this is a viable alternative to an external HDD. Everything I've been able to ...
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0answers
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Msys shell exits immediately when run with command parameter

Running msys shell with a -c parameter makes it exit immediately after the command finishes execution. This is similar behavior to cmd utility where the /c switch has the same behavior, which can be ...
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1answer
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Make my NAS send me a notification when it receives a new public IP

In order to keep my most valuable files safe(r) I have a remote NAS setup. Every night I use rsync to send my changed files from my local server to the NAS and this is working somewhat okay. My ...
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1answer
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Upscaling video with different filter on each side

I need scale up video from one DOS game using FFmpeg. But with Nearest-neighbor interpolation on left side and xBR filter on the other one. Input (320x200) Output (1280x800) Here is a command, ...
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Windows can't communicate with the device or resource

I have this problem in troubleshoot "Windows can't communicate with the device or resource (primary DNS server)" . My router is using a opendns server IP and I don't want default DNS server use ...
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3 external HDDs not recognized by 2 different computers?

Not sure how to approach this problem. We have 3 external HDDs: 2TB Fantom, 2TB and 4TB G-Drives. Manual backups, no automated/software. We each use 1 and use the 4TB for a duplicate backup of both ...
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Windows 8.1 computer won't hibernate

When hibernating one of two things happens: It immediately wakes up to my login screen, or Pretends its screens are off, but remains on (laptop keyboard is still lit up, fans running). Last time ...
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“chrome.exe” --single-process not working

Chrome is creating multiple processes(chrome.exe as i can see in task manager) and it is slowing down my laptop. I tried modifying chrome shortcut as "\chrome.exe" -single-process according to the ...
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Windows display fluctuates automatically between “Project to a connected screen” options

The display switches automatically between "PC Screen Only" & "Extend" modes options from "Project to a connected screen" options, which are visible to me and Win+P. Earlier it used to be the ...
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1answer
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Possible to create reflowable PDF that can by customised by the end user?

I'm looking to see if it's possible to create something a PDF document that can do two things for a client: a) contain reflowable content, more specifically expanding/collapsing sections. Content ...
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If I have multiple open tabs how do I merge them into single split tab?

I can split a single tab, but how do I gather several already open tabs (or windows) into a single split tab/window?

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