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Audio from VLC will get quiet when focusing other applications

OS: Windows 8.1 I'm noticing that when playing something from VLC (though it happens when playing audio from Chrome) that my sound will pseudo-randomly become quiet. Chiefly it happens on the 'new ...
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Amahi server can't see router

I just installed my amahi server (marvin.home) and I can't access it via web at "marvin.home". I have to access it from '192.168.1.10'. When I run the following: ping hda (it should ping the IP of ...
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Netgear Router Throttling Bandwidth

I have a Netgear WNDR3700v4 wireless gigabit router. I've tested my internet connect speed directly through my modem via speedtest.net at just over 120 Mbps. While testing through my router ...
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How do I create a program shortcut that will start a specified virtual machine in VirtualBox?

I'd like to create a shortcut that will, if clicked, start a virtual machine, namely sage-6.6.ova (in my C:\Users\Brenton\Downloads directory), in VirtualBox. Is this possible and if so how do I ...
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VPN and Windows Accounts

I connect to a VPN "Private Internet Access" with Windows 7. I'd like to know if there's a way to connect to the VPN in one account and have another IP in another account. For example: Account User1 ...
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2answers
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Why noises appeared when convert 16bit wav to 8 bit wav, how to avoid it?

We have some 16bit/8000HZ/Mono/PCM .wav files, we need to convert to 8bit to use in our telephone system. But after conversion, we found there're many noise appeared in the 8bit .wav files even if ...
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0answers
9 views

Linking files to be found by PHP server

What is the correct way to link local directory ~/dir to /path/dir, so that the PHP server looking for /path/dir/file.php will find ~/dir/file.php? In my concrete situation I am running XAMPP PHP ...
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0answers
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Plesk 12 PHP Cache options

On my Plesk 12 vServer I've installed multiple PHP versions: PHP 5.3 PHP 5.4 PHP 5.5 PHP 5.6 I'd like to enable a cache method (APC, Redis, XCache or Memcache) for all of those PHP installations. ...
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1answer
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Cannot connect to Raspberry Pi via SSH

I made an image of Raspbian on SD and trying to connect it now via SSH. The problem that PuTTY returns always “connection timeout.” I’m using Windows 8.1, connected to Internet via Wi-Fi. PC connected ...
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1answer
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Get Employee Name from another table, by employee ID from input field in form

I have an access database that i have gracefully been deemed responsible for.. I for the life of me cannot figure out how to do this simple relationship scenario.. Call Table id - PKey Auto Inc ...
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Safely remove external USB drive fails due to $extend

When connecting an external USB 3.0 hard drive to my USB 3.0 ports I can never safely remove it. Somehow windows always keeps the journal files open: "Always" as in this time I only connected the ...
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Setup default PHP version in Plesk 12

I've just setup a Plesk 12 CentOS6 vServer. I installed some PHP-versions like 5.4, 5.5 and 5.6. The customers can change the running PHP version in the interface. All is working fine, but I have one ...
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How to boot the GRUB rescue prompt as i am unable to format the laptop

I installed Ubuntu in my laptop. After some days i was trying to format my laptop through the recovery mode given by laptop manufacturer. I went into the recovery partition by navigating through the ...
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0answers
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Linksys WRT54G DD-WRT web UI inaccessible now that browsers block SSLv3?

I can telnet in, but even setting about:flags in Chrome to allow SSLv3 I can no longer access the web interface. It just times out with a blank page or loads a little bit of text and is unable to ...
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2answers
19 views

Unable to choose the Version of Skype to use

I have Skype which is from the Microsoft Store and I haven't download it as a separate software from the site then why is Microsoft Windows update giving me an update for a desktop version 7.0? ...
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0answers
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Use two different connections: one exclusively for download and the other for upload: possible?

I hope you can help me with this dilemma. I have two different connections, one is via router/ethernet, the other one is mobile: the first one has a very good download speed, but lacks of upload ...
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2answers
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Linux 64bit on Virtual Box with window 7 profession 64 bit

I have HP ProBook 450 G1 Laptop with Window 7 Professional. It is Intel Core i7 and it claim it has Virtualization Technology. But I can't find it in Bios to enable it. Now I installed Oracle Virtual ...
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1answer
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How to Recover Google Chrome User Settings

Someone logged in as a user and removed all of the Google Chrome user's apps, extensions, bookmarks, history, and settings. After which, they closed the browser window and restarted it (overwriting ...
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0answers
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chocolatey: install programs from both internet and local Hard Drive

I would like to prepare package.config file for the next time I have to restore Win7 to my netbook. Most of my packages are in the chocolatey group of software, but some aren't. Thus I have ...
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1answer
51 views

WhatPulse: Wrong token, did you use this profile on another computer?

I got this error even though each of my computers use a different computer name: Is there any way to solve the issue without losing the unpulsed stats? I use Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate with ...
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0answers
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SoftEther VPN not allowing clients to connect using AD credentials

We are trying to get SoftEther VPN to work on a SBS 2003 domain but it is rejecting apparently valid user credentials. (The server application is running on our actual SBS 2003 domain controller and ...
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2answers
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Given key-value content, how do I group values by key and sort by value?

I've the following sample input format (file or stdin): key1: 1 key2: 2 key3: 3 key1: 4 key2: 5 key3: 6 Is there any few-liner which can group values based on the key and then sort? Expected ...
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1answer
3 views

Trouble with connection to irc.freenode.net via Tor

I have a trouble with connection to irc.freenode.net. I have set up Konversation IRC client according to guidelines: https://freenode.net/sasl/ https://freenode.net/irc_servers.shtml#tor Server: ...
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5answers
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I can play “test” sounds, but no other audio works

I'm running Windows XP, and last night my PC was infected by a frustrating virus (one of those viruses that won't let you open virus checkers, etc). I finally killed it 2 hours later, but it involved ...
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0answers
14 views

Changing motherboard with a different socket type and CPU

I'm planning to change my motherboard to a AM3 socket, my socket now is a FM2 do I need to reformat all my drivers or just the driver with the OS on it?
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3answers
47 views

Can you cool a cpu with a case?

I thought about cooling the cpu without a fan. And it brought me to using the case of the computer as a heatsink to cool the cpu and other components. Is this possible?
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1answer
3k views

Starting VLC via command line to play a video as desktop wallpaper

I'm trying to create a batch script to start a video as a live wallpaper on startup. Right-clicking a playing video and selecting the "Set as wallpaper" option works fine, but attempting to run VLC ...
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1answer
443 views

Play a .mov file in existing VLC media player window using command line

I'm trying to play a .mov file using VLC media player (2.1.4) command line, but I want it to join the existing VLC media player window each time. It seems like in older versions there was a ...
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0answers
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Set up Firefox sync programmatically

I want to set up Firefox sync from the command line. I wrote a Arch Linux install script I want to be able to set up Firefox sync as well. I am thinking I can change the profile somehow, but I am not ...
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2answers
4k views

How to find out total NIC cards and total available physical ports in linux

I need to find out how many total physical ports my server has, and how many of them are in use and how many free. Can you kindly help how to find it: This is what i find from dmidecode output: ...
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1answer
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How to set up Aptana Studio 3 with a Bitbucket private repo

I have just started playing around with Git and would like to push a personal project to a newly created, private repo on Bitbucket using Aptana Studio 3. I tried to use the Git integration in Aptana ...
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1answer
8 views

I can't set up the following Netsh settings, because the object is already exist

I use the Netsh int ipv6 show int in terminal, the result: 1 50 4294967295 connected Loopback Pseudo-Interface 1 11 10 1500 connected Local connection When I wanted to use the ...
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4answers
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How to play a folders worth of music/video in VLC media player

In VLC media player, I can use vlc -LZ <file 1> <file 2> <file 3> for example to play various files on repeat and shuffled. Is it possible to specify a whole directory and play all ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

My Panasonic TC-50A400U turns off and on when connected to my PC with an HDMI cable

I have my Panasonic TV connected to my PC via HDMI cable, but it keeps losing signal I guess? The screen goes blank for about 20 seconds then goes back to displaying my extended PC desktop. The TV ...
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1answer
39 views

How to make a program start a first start up of the day? [on hold]

Is there a way to make a program start when I log in, but only in first session. If I shut down and restart again in the same day, that program won't auto start. I am asking in both Windows and Linux. ...
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0answers
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How to control sound via Windows Sound Controller when optical cable is connected

I have a E-MU 0404 PCI sound card with Samsung HW-F450 sound bar. When I use the 3.5mm cable, I can increase/decrease/mute sound using my keyboard (or simply the sound controller of Windows 8.1). ...
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0answers
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Sugar on a Stick Installation on white Macbook 2009: Don't

This is more a psa than a question. If you know better where to post, please let me know. I have been trying to install sugar (not) on a stick on the main drive of my daughters white macbook, 2009. ...
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0answers
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Interference due to SSID broadcasting

I'm not connected to the 2,4 GHz network, only to the 5GHz. But the 2,4 GHz network cannot be turned off(apple airport) so although not being used it keeps broadcasting it's SSID. I'd like to know how ...
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votes
3answers
4k views

USB 3.0 flash drive won't work in SuperSpeed mode under Windows 8

I recently purchased a 16GB SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 flash drive that boasts 80 MB/s read speeds but when I connect it to my Lenovo G500s notebook (USB 3.0 enabled) running Windows 8 Core, it only ...
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votes
2answers
61 views

Update current stable Debian Wheezy system to Debian Jessie?

Debian Jessie just came out as stable. Is a apt-get dist-upgrade enough? Or do I need to do something more, or even use a script like Ubuntu uses?
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1answer
30 views

Why does processor check say “compatible with long mode”, but VMplayer is saying “incompatible”?

When I open a VM using VMware Player, there's an error message:  –§–  Software virtualization is incompatible with long mode on this platform. Disabling long mode. ...
3
votes
1answer
10k views

Mac OS X 10.9.3 Bootcamp: “No bootable devices.”

Mac OS X 10.9.3 - 2013 MacBook Pro (w/optical drive) - attempting Windows 7 install Downloaded the correct .iso (X17-59465.iso) Plugged in USB drive (500GB) Opened up Bootcamp Bootcamp gives me the ...
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votes
5answers
2k views

How to combine data from two rows, when certain criterion is met

click to enlarge I'm trying to make this Excel document but I want the AdminTimes for the same LastRxNo to be on the same line. So if the LastRxNo is the same, have one line and the AdminTime column ...
7
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1answer
8k views

Can I create an Anki deck from a .CSV file?

Can I convert my CSV file into an Anki deck? I can't find any options in the program.
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votes
1answer
39 views

grub-update and “/usr/sbin/grub-probe: error: unknown filesystem”

I've got a Debian 7 Wheezy (stable release) and my GRUB suddenly refuses to see one of my partitions. It is an OS X HFS+ partition on the GPT disk. This behavior was introduced in the month or so and ...
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votes
0answers
10 views

How to change scan type / field order in video's metadata?

VLC plays my 50i H.264 MOV incorrectly when I try to do Deinterlace = on and Deinterlace mode = Yadif 2x. The video is jumpy like crazy. Looks like it's detecting the field order incorrectly. So what ...
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votes
0answers
106 views

trouble using autofs with ntfs-3g

I try to mount a ntfs disk with a autofs rule. here is the slave file: # cat /etc/autofs/auto.windows # automount second disk which contains windows data /windows ...
5
votes
5answers
4k views

Can you dynamically resize Windows Command Line window?

Windows Command Line window has a fixed size. You can change it, but not on-the-fly, with a mouse. But maybe it's just me or my system (Windows 7). Can you dynamically resize Windows Command Line ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

How to resolve DllRegisterServer error when registering an OCX component?

I have to fix a computer running Windows XP SP3, which has accumulated a fair amount of company-specific software, meaning that OS reinstall is not really an option. The thing is, I need to install a ...
7
votes
3answers
10k views

Enabling SSH Daemon from Terminal (OS X Lion)

I am trying to find a way of turning on SSH through terminal, instead of opening settings and turn it on that way. Or perhaps a way to turn SSH on by running a .pkg file? I am running OS X Lion, but ...

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