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Automatic correcting line wrap in TexLipse NOT at certain lines

I'm using the texlipse plugin of eclipse to edit my tex-files. In this plugin there's the nice feature to autocorrect line wrap or in the latex menu "Correct Line Wrap". So far, so good. But now I ...
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How do I diff an RSS feed against last time it was run?

I have a feed - for example 2011 Patents of ultraviolet screens If I run this next week, I would like to see if there had been an update since last time I looked - are there any feed readers that ...
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Desktop PC turns on but doesn't boot. Video card Led on

My computer was randomly rebooting. I flashed the BIOS and it worked for a few months. Then it started again, but this time it rebooted and sometimes didn't come back. The fans and lights were on, but ...
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what is WOW effect in music o/p configuration?

Windows Media Player and some other well known players give an option of setting up WOW effect, what is the abbreviation of WOW? and how it matters in alteration of sound effects?
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Unix instruction to control access

i have this instruction 17 -rwxr-x-wx+ 1 john staff 2010 Jul 01 12:14 file3 What is 17, + and 1 in this instruction? Please help me ?
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Disconnect process from Linux console

I have a long-running process that was started in bash terminal on Debian. Unfortunately it wasn't started inside screen. Is there a way to disconnect this process from current console and connect to ...
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Change Ubuntu 11 scrollbars back to the old style

I've installed Ubuntu 11.04 and the new scrollbars in Nautilus, GEdit, etc. are driving me insane! How do I go back to the old (Ubuntu 10.10 and earlier) scrollbars? In the Natty Nautilus you can't ...
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closing windows: ctrl-W vs alt-space C

When closing a window (like notepad or Windows Explorer), I've been realizing that when I do Ctrl-W there will be a short lag but when I do Alt-Space-C there will be no lag. Does anyone know what ...
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DNS request timed out. Server: UnKnown Address: 192.168.1.1

I have some problem with my DNS server configuration or my Router i guess. In the browser, i can't open any pages. i can't ping www.google.com but i can ping the ipadress. nslookup www.google.com ...
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Multiple Hostapd running in same wired LAN

I am using wpa_supplicant, hostapd and freeradius. I am using wired LAN. Is it possible to connect wpa_supplicant to multiple hostapd in wired LAN environment? If wpa_supplicant can connect ...
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Why is overseas 3G so expensive? [closed]

The question is: why is overseas 3G access so expensive? I normally live in UK and while travelling abroad, noticed that data rates are just astronomical. Is there a technical reason for this or is ...
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I couldn't find linux drivers

I have a Acer Aspire 5030 laptop and i'm noob for Linux systems. i'm running this code lspci -n and pasting results to here : http://kmuto.jp/debian/hcl/ But i don't know what should i do know ...
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How do I install zlib on Debian 6?

I want to install zlib on Debian 6. For this, I think I would use apt-get install, but I don't know which package to use. The package zlib doesn't exist, and if I install zlibc (which sounds most ...
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What is the easiest way to screenshot every angle of a Sketchup object?

I found on Google 3D warehouse the model of a dice (link) I would like to have a picture of the dice resting on each side. What is the easiest way to do this ? The rotate tool isn't very intuitive.
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What is the meaning of this message?

Today while browsing internet using Google Chrome, I encountered this message. But after I clicked on "Close Message", Chrome was still running with no tabs closed/refreshed. So my questions are: ...
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Does MSN Messenger now use SSL communication out of the box?

I'm using the latest version of msn messenger, and I communicate with friends who use Pidgin client on Linux. Is the transport text ssl encrypted?
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How to convert Word to PDF without the use of a web application? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to convert a word document into pdf? I am using MS Office 2010. I have to convert a Word file to a PDF file in my daily work, so I have to use an online ...
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Installation of Java on Debian 6

To install java on debian 6, I used add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ lucid partner" sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin sun-java6-fonts The ...
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Thinkpad X201 freezing on startup

I recently purchased a Lenovo Thinkpad X201 with Windows 7 x64. The computer arrived packed and new. We installed the most basic programs on it: Office 2010, Winrar and a printer. After about a week, ...
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Copy table from Word to Excel Preserving Cell Size

I have a set of Word documents, each document contains a table set up for printing so it prints on one full A4 page. Now I need to copy those tables to Excel, but the copy operation doesn't preserve ...
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Why does selecting text and then hitting the delete key on my IBM Model M keyboard confuse Gnome/Ubuntu?

I picked up a second hand IBM Model M "clicky" keyboard (series 52G9658) and connected it to the PS/2 port of the "HP Z400 Workstation" here at work (this model M variant has an integral PS/2 cable.) ...
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Firefox AdBlock Plus

I have Adblock Plus , Firefox Addon installed with my Firefox ver. 3.6.17. In this, I don't see any setting wherein I can selectively add site urls/domains as exceptions to the Adblock filter. e.g. ...
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Hot to terminate vnc server when vncviewer is closed?

I'm using tigthvnc server on linux machine. Often my clients are closing their vncviewrs from close button ('X'), and not exiting gracefully their sessions from OS. How can I terminate the server when ...
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Prevent half-pixels in InDesign CS5

I'm using InDesign for web design and I'd love to be able to lock all resizing and moving to pixel increments - is there a way to do this? Any advice appreciated!
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Give write permissions to multiple users on a folder in Ubuntu

There is a folder that is owned by user tomcat6: drwxr-xr-x 2 tomcat6 tomcat6 69632 2011-05-06 03:43 document I want to allow another user (ruser) write permissions on document folder. The two ...
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How to specify wildcards in proxy exceptions in Firefox?

IE supports wildcards in proxy exceptions like: mycompany-*; *.mydomain.org; 192.168.1.* What I have to insert in the proxy exceptions in Firefox? I read wildcard * is not supported at all, but found ...
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Modifying Finder sidebar “Places” links

I'm using Mac 10.6, Snow Leopard. I've dragged a link to my sidebar for the folder, /Library/WebServer/Documents. How do I change the icon displayed in the sidebar, and also rename the link, without ...
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how to exit tablet pc input panel. NO “X” or “TOOLS” button: [closed]

for those who can't find the "X" or "TOOLS" button on tablet pc input panel..
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trackpad on laptop in Slackware 13.37 not very sensitive

I was using Slackware 13.1 and working on my laptop with its trackpad and it was all Ok. When I installed 13.37 my trackpad became somewhat insensible. I have to push it harder than usual to make it ...
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Motherboard BIOS version has an empty sting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I can't update my BIOS because the current version is an empty string I am using an Intel D945GCCR motherboard. I want to update the BIOS but the current installed ...
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Fastest way to change the type of a partition? NTFS -> HFS+

Currently I have a 1TB drive with the following arrangement 500GB NTFS (with my data on it) 500GB HFS+ (empty) I would like to change this to: 1TB HFS+ (with my data) How can I effectively ...
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Opening .odf requires admin rights?

One of our users and one of her colleagues is getting an error when opening an ODF file (open office word), something about XML and then a second error message asking to repair the file (which does ...
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How can I find which Office license key was installed?

I have four computers and for each one I have a license key for Office 2007 Professional. I want to format my PC but I'm afraid that if I do, I won't know which key to re-install! Is there any way ...
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How come IE8 does not allow a port number at the end of a URL?

Typing "www.example.com" works fine in IE8, but when I enter "www.example.com:8000" it doesn't work (I know it works for some people). Port 8000 is necessary because I do a lot of web development ...
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Windows 7 dual installation on one computer

Please help me decide whether I sould install windows 7 two times on my computer. My reason for this is as follows: In many cases new software installation on Windows system means slowing down the ...
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How to find unexisting file in folder?

I have a folder with .mp4 files which i show online using web application. The rest of information about the video files is taken from a database. I have n files in the database and n-6 files in my ...
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Powershell Start-Process Parameter Problems

Probably a total noob question but: When I run Start-Process ".\packages\PS-Get.0.1.0.0\NuGet.exe" update -RedirectStandardOutput ".\packages\PS-Get.0.1.0.0\NuGet.exe.Update.log" ...
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how to only copy executable files( or files without extension) in linux?

Suppose there is a directory named mydir containing ... aaa.cpp aaa.h bbb.cpp bbb.h Makefile a b ... where a,b are executable files. What I want to is to only copy a and b to another location. Is ...
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hbase installation problem

I'm using hadoop and hbase0.20.2 version. I'm trying to install single node cluster.I have installed hadoop but hbase gives some problems. I have got few errors while I'm trying to display the list ...
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Changing default folder detail-view options

When you view a folder in Detail view by selecting the menu option View > Details [Alt-V-D], the default details XP shows us are, Name Size Type Date Modified I want to be able to have the Date ...
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How to make my PHP script use the second hard-disk?

I have two SATA hard-disk drives attached to my server as shown in the following : [root@cl-185 /]# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda1 222G 166G 45G ...
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Install Windows 7 on a Netbook

I have a netbook, namely: Compaq CQ10-525DX. The main specs are: Intel Atom N455 1.66GHz processor with the Intel GMA 3150 chip graphics, 1GB of DDR2 RAM, a 160GB hard drive. I want to install ...
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Modify registry for Internet Connection Sharing?

My OS is Windows XP. Quoted from How to Change the IP Range for the Internet Connection Sharing DHCP service Use Registry Editor to modify the data value of the IntranetInfo value in the following ...
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Decompressing these .gz files gives strange/unexpected results, can you get it working?

I have a collection of mailing list archive files all gzip'd, they're in a nested directory structure that starts with what appears to be a blank folder/jargon name. The files are here: ...
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Can't install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 11.04

Yesterday I freshly installed Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) 32bit on my laptop but couldn't install Google Chrome on it. Google Chrome was working fine with my previous Ubuntu 10.04. While I tried to ...
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How do I attain safe temperatures for my new i7-2600 non-k?

I'm apparently having some cooling problems. I recently moved from a Core 2 Quad Q6600 on a P5K with 4GB and a Asus ATI 5770 running Windows XPsp2 Pro, to an i7-2600 non-k on a P8P67 (latest BIOS) ...
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Using Lightroom 3, is it possible to upload photos to Flickr so that the flickr sets reflect the Lightroom Collections automatically?

I usually use the built-in Flickr publisher in Lightroom to publish photos to Flickr. This is good as it'll automatically persist tags and names and descriptions and general metadata. However, ...
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Is there a good program to generate gifs from a wmv file? [closed]

I want to generate gif files from wmv movie files. I am hoping that it can generate from a given section in the movie file with options of how many images are in the gif. Can you help me? This is for ...
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How to separate number by its decimal point in Excel/Calc?

I've got a number in a spreadsheet like so: 28.686279 When I open this sheet in either LibreOffice Calc or Microsoft Excel, is there a formula function that returns the "whole number", I.e. 28. Also, ...
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#!/usr/bin/env Interpreter Arguments — portable scripts with arguments for the interpreter

Because interpreters such as zsh, bash, python, perl may be located in different places on the filesystem, scripts often have a shebang that uses env for portability, e.g. #!/usr/bin/env zsh. ...

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