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query about excel joining data on sheets

just wondering if its possible to link cells in excel, say i have in column A 1,1,1,2,2,2,3,3,3,5 all below each other and in column B a range of names matched to the numbers. Then in a second sheet ...
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1answer
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How to set start page in Opera 26

I feel really stupid to ask such a simple question, but neither Google, nor superuser, nor Opera help gives an answer: is it possible to set a custom start page in Opera? I always use a local file ...
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How can I add a list of spellcheck rules to Microsoft Word?

I want to use Microsoft Word to correct some plain text. But I need Word to use a list of new/custom spellcheck rules: e.g. replace 'fcarce' with 'scarce'. I could add each rule manually, but that ...
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0answers
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Graphics card fans very loud, no video/unable to boot

So let's back up a few months. I came back from work one day to find my computer on (I remote desktop to it occasionally) but my graphics card (Gigabyte GTX 770 OC-2GB version) fans running very ...
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3answers
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Find files and total their size

I'd like to find a series of files and then get a total of their disk usage. Something like this: $ find . -name 'flibble*' -ctime +90 -exec du -sh {} \; 2.1G ./flibble_116.log 2.1G ...
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1answer
20 views

Use External IP while in my Network (Apache server) [duplicate]

Currently I have opened port 80 and 443 for 192.168.2.40 (My Apache Server) and when I am not in my network, my external IP (68.237.174.32) correctly resolves to the Apache server. I have a Linksys ...
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1answer
45 views

How to keep harddrive spinning / prevent spindown?

I'm using Windows 8.1 with an external hard drive. My external seems to go to sleep very quickly, like in a single minute. I constantly wait 2-3 seconds when accessing files on my external harddrive ...
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0answers
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IOS 8 Continuity for iPad, Windows and Android Phone [on hold]

Am I able to answer phones or text with my iPad or laptop using my phones number. Is there a way to connect all these? Thank You!
0
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0answers
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VLC Media Player displays still from previous video

I am using VLC Media Player V2.1.5 Rincewind. It displays a still from a previous video at the start of opening up a video file and the still remains on audio files. I uninstalled VLC and deleted the ...
0
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1answer
28 views

guess the secret text inside a jpg file using outguess in linux

How can I get the secret content of a jpg file using outguess command without knowing the passphrase ? Before all is it possible to do so, guessing the content using outguess in linux without knowing ...
0
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2answers
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DSC HX300 and HP

Looking for XP Drivers for DSC HX300. On Sony Website says that Software (4.1 HomeMemories)is suitable for Windows XP SP3, but when download and run, it comes up with an error saying that it needs ...
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1answer
11 views

How can I change rename shortcut key to Enter (Return) in Thunar file manager?

Mouse hover method works for all other keys expect Enter. Editing /home/username/.config/Thunar/accels.scm has no effect and it reloads to previous values after logging in again.
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linux can not excute binary file

Recently I am doing a C++ project in Linux.I have executable file in Linux. I tried to run it and there showed an error: can not excute binary file. I saw similar questions here in SO and they said ...
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0answers
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All Programs Crashing - Multiple Error Logs Included - Help Needed

My desktop has been unusable for several months now. Whenever I open a program, especially one with a heavy focus on moving visuals the application will crash within a few minutes. With some ...
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0answers
33 views

Samsung Galaxy S4 Verizon stuck in boot loop [on hold]

I have a Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 (jfltevzw) and i had a rooted phone until it stopped working. The thing with my phone is that clockwork mod was not installing so i used safestrap... using safestrap ...
0
votes
3answers
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Windows 7 updating every time I shut down my PC

In the last few days, every night when I turn off my PC, there is an update installed (1). In the windows updater, it says that it's an "update for windows 7 for x64-systems" (translated word for word ...
2
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2answers
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How can I fix my router's ridiculously high external PING rates?

[I asked this question on Overflow and they closed it saying it belongs here. Hope that's correct.] My basic problem: I have horrible latency. When pinging google.com I get average round-trips of 48 ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

How do I delete an email from outlook in such a way that it does not qualify for restoration via the “recover deleted items” functionality?

How do I delete an email from outlook in such a way that it does not qualify for restoration via the "recover deleted items" functionality? There are situations where I need to delete critical ...
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votes
1answer
14 views

copy installed programs and settings to new user

I just installed Windows 8.1 and it seems like the user I created is corrupt. I was advised to create a new Administrator Account. This seems like it solved the particular issue I was having, but ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

Is there any performance benefit from using a mismatched set of gpus to run dual monitors?

Here is the setup currently: Core i7 PC x1 GTX 660ti Monitor 1: LG 1080p connected via DVI Monitor 2: Samsung 1080p connected via DVI TV 1: Vizio 1080p connected via HDMI I am going to add: x1 ...
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votes
1answer
27 views

How can I get a win 7 batch file to output a list of unique filename prefixes?

I have the following files in a folder MyDocuments 2014-10-10.zip MyDocuments 2014-10-09.zip MyPictures 2014-10-10.zip MyPictures 2014-10-09.zip Ideally I would like the output to show MyDocuments ...
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0answers
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fstrim trimming a lot of bytes, don't think I did that much deletion

Recently I install a SSD on my Linux Mint 17.1 system. I configured the common things like io scheduler to be noop, mount /tmp and /var/log over tmpf, running fstrim for both root and home partitions ...
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1answer
20 views

how to run a batch recursively

I have a parent folder (BIG_Folder), which contains many subfoldes (folder1, folder2, folder3 ...) in each subfolder a batch file exists, it is always the same (x.bat). I want to run all bats, ...
2
votes
1answer
25 views

Windows 8.1 update link in Windows store not working

I am attempting to update an HP 2000 series laptop from Windows 8 to 8.1. I performed a factory reset on the laptop then proceeded to install windows updates. After the windows updates were installed ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

unusable speed connection to router (ethernet and wireless)

I'm using a lenovo flex 2 laptop, my connection was fine up until this week. We got a new router (edimax br 6428ns v2), which seems to "not like" my laptop, i'll explain: My 2 roommates can connect ...
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1answer
18 views

When Outlook lists the size of an email as “5MB” does it round up?

When Outlook lists the size of an email as "5MB" does it round up so that 5MB is definitely no larger than that, or does it round to nearest whole number so that "5MB" may in fact be >5MB?
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1answer
26 views

Can not restore minimized/switched full-screen applications/games

Recently I re-installed a fresh copy of Windows 7 with all available updates downloaded for both Windows and Drivers and with no problems at all. Everything was good but when last night I started ...
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votes
0answers
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Run TS3-Client without GUI and connect to a server

I want to run the linux ts3-client without a GUI, i found this answer related to my question, the solution helped me to get the client started but not to connect to a server. I executed the client ...
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votes
1answer
19 views

bittorrent and utorrent current downloads just wiped after restart

so this has happened a couple of times , my pc hangs , then I have to manually reset it with the power button (it's a laptop) , then when I turn it on again , all of the settings of bittorrent or ...
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0answers
21 views

Java Web Start seg faults when run with no arguments

We are using Java Web Start to run our java application from our webpage. When the jnlp link is clicked the jnlp is downloaded but nothing happens. No error, no popup, nothing. Running manually for ...
2
votes
0answers
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Windows Server 2012 time keeps setting itself 12 minutes ahead [migrated]

Our Active Directory server has a problem whereby the time keeps setting itself 12 minutes ahead of the real time. This causes authentication issues on the network. I have tried syncing to an ...
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0answers
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Is it illegal to download TV Shows that I pay for? (Bittorrent) [on hold]

Yesterday I downloaded an episode of a TV show via bittorrent. Today I received a copyright infringement notice from my ISP. I've researched it a bit and it seems to be the first notice in the "Six ...
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votes
0answers
12 views

Yosemite asks for password on log-out

I am running Yosemite 10.10.1 on an MBP When I log-out to close the computer, OSX asks for Username and Password. How can this be removed?
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votes
0answers
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issues with Mozilla Thunderbird email threading …

I saw the posting How do I achieve proper threading on Thunderbird? I too am using the Gmail-Conversations addon. Find it very useful, but am facing similar problems when it comes to what emails are ...
2
votes
1answer
19 views

Power off External Hard Drive that has separate data and power cables

I modified the cable that my external hard drive has so that the data cable feeds into my raspberry pi and the power feeds into a usb charger, when i turn off the pi, the hard drive does not turn off, ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

How to make a bootable usb stick and cd disk?

so the operating system does not work on one of my laptops due to some reason. However I decided that I want to put the operating system on again. I have a USB drive and 8gigabyte CD disks and would ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Vim from terminal can locate package, GVim cannot

So I've been installing Syntastic and JSHint for some Vim JavaScript syntax checking. which jshint returns /home/myUser/local/bin/jshint which vim and which gvim return /usr/bin/vim and ...
2
votes
1answer
34 views

NotePad++ - How to remove or replace newline characters?

Within my notepad++ environment, I have the following value on a page... test me out </li> I can search and find the ending </li> value with.... \n</li> but what do I need to ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Can I tell what udev rule a device is using?

I'd like to edit the way a device is created on my Ubuntu 14.10 box. Device: USB UART File: /dev/ttyUSB0 Is there any way to find out what udev rule created this? Or do I just write a new one ...
0
votes
2answers
21 views

Chrome pages won't stop “loading” randomly, even after all HTTP requests have finished

From time to time (like, the 1 % of all the web pages I visit) the "loading" indicator never stops spinning, even after all HTTP requests have finished. That continues happening even after hitting the ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

How to find which web technologies were used to develop the web interface of a server only accessable through the local LAN?

We access the server by entering the IP address in the address bar of our browsers, e.g. http://172.16.50.4/ Server OS: CentOS Server Apache 2.2.15 FTP: vsftpd 2.2.3 I use Wappalyzer in my browser ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

SATA Multipliers Power

I am currently looking forward to buy a SATA multiplier so that I can have multiply SSD drives using a single SATA port. My question is regarding the product bellow product. ...
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votes
0answers
8 views

Ubuntu window management issue

I installed Ubuntu minimum and I'm using openbox, pcmanfm and lxappearance. When I try to run a gui application, it automatically maximizes and I can't make it normal sized on startup. This is ...
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votes
0answers
22 views

Gateway E4500D dual processor

I have a Gateway E-4500D with dual 2.8 g processors can I use a 64bit OS? I want to upgrade to windows 7 64.
0
votes
1answer
29 views

How can I move my Documents folder back outside my Downloads folder?

I'm not sure what happened but somehow the Documents folder got moved to inside my Downloads folder. I'm trying to move it back but I keep getting "The folder or file is open in another program." It ...
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votes
1answer
22 views

How can a system disc image be restored?

The ability to create a system image of the system disc (with software such as Acronis True Image) makes sense - the operating system stays intact throughout the process. But how will that image be ...
0
votes
3answers
37 views

No internet when cable is connected directly to pc

I have a router with static settings in it, my computer is connected to that router, I want to remove that router and connect my PC directly to the internet, I went to the ipv4 settings in network and ...
-2
votes
0answers
20 views

Word Starter 2010 will not run without internet connection

I have had Microsoft Word 2010 Starter on my computer for a year or 2 and never had an issue. The other day I ran an "update" that i was notified of.. Now it will only work connected to the ...
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votes
1answer
41 views

Sent an email via GMail and received a strange warning message

I have sent a mail from my GMail account and after a day have received following response. This is an automatically generated Delivery Status Notification THIS IS A WARNING MESSAGE ONLY. YOU DO ...
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vote
0answers
33 views

When I plug my Windows 10 laptop into a projector, the screen blinks endlessly

I installed Windows 10 on my laptop and everything works great. Except when I take it to meetings and plug into a projector, nothing shows up on the projector and my screen blinks madly between all ...

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