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How can I type a degree symbol (0176) from my Surface RT Touch keyboard?

I have a Microsoft Surface RT with a Touch keyboard. I regularly need to type a degrees symbol. On a full keyboard, I can use the code (0176) with the numeric keypad. But the Touch keyboard doesn't ...
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Accidentally changed system variable “path” for Windows 8.1. How to restore old value?

I just purchased Windows 8.1 (64 bit) Single Language Acer Desktop. I accidentally changed the system variable "path" to C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\bin. How can I get the old value back? Does ...
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2answers
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How do I tell Windows Update to not check for updates for my GPU drivers?

Windows 8.1 at work (no group policies) wants me to update my GPU drivers through Windows Update (it appears in my optional updates list). I'd rather do this manually since it gives me more control ...
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Red Hat-Like Startup for Debian (ok symbol)?

One thing I kind of liked about the old Red Hat startup (I was using version 9) is the way it shows every process during startup with an [OK] symbol on the right (or [Failed] if it did not work), ...
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0answers
8 views

Open firefox with all available plugins

When I am running tests on Capybara/Selenium from my IDE and they launch a new Firefox window it is opened with no available plugins, such as Firebug or Selenium IDE. How to enable them? When I am ...
0
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1answer
18 views

watching output of “ps aux | grep blah” in tmux will not work?

I am trying to run this - watch "ps aux | grep myShittyProcess" in a tmux session. This process myShittyProcess was also started in a tmux session. The ps aux works without watch command. But as ...
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1answer
25 views

Sent messages from Outlook not arriving

I am using Outlook 2013 on Windows 8.1. I just noticed that the messages I am sending don't seem to be arriving at the destination. The sender protocol is SMTP. The messages are not in my outbox. ...
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0answers
21 views

Flashing NVRAM with U-Boot via the serial port

Cable modem, the nvram memory seems to be corrupted. U-Boot 1.2.0 bootloader is working, I can connect to modem via serial interface, view boot process and upload firmware. Can I reflash NVRAM by ...
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1answer
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I cannot install operating system in acer aspiron laptop [on hold]

When i try to install operating system in my Acer Aspire , the process is restarting at the final stage and there are many beep sounds...i could format my OS and other data, but new OS couldn't be ...
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0answers
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OCR for underlined text as image [on hold]

I'm searching for OCR software or python module which can convert underlined text as image like this: to text. I tried multiple OCRs with no success. I have many images like this and I want to put ...
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0answers
19 views

Excel function with the same name as cell reference

I'm using an add-in to Microsoft Excel called Isoplot, it's used for analysing and processing radiometric data for dating geological materials etc. One of the user defined functions is intended to ...
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1answer
32 views

Is it possible for a desktop computer to use a laptop's WiFi?

Given a curious setup, my desktop computer is now far from an accessible connection to the internet as it lacks WiFi, yet I do have a spare laptop lying around with WiFi capabilities. Is it possible ...
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1answer
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Windows USB keyboard and mouse won't work, PS/2 keyboard does

Everything was functioning properly. I turned my computer off and came back to it a couple of days later to find that the keyboard and mouse are not working in Windows. I am running Windows 7, 64 ...
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1answer
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Formula for moving data up in excel

Can anyone help me with a funciton in excel. I have a customer that has their data all in one column. I need a funciton so that its over multiple columns on one line. Example Below: Column A 77.12 ...
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0answers
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Import error for Ouath [migrated]

I am using Python on windows having working the same code it was working fine now it has suddent change for the updating the programme I found the error ImportError: cannot import name ...
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0answers
4 views

HTML5 Web streaming from different Audio & Video sources

I have what is probably a simple situation for you, but I’d like to know what the best solution is before I waste lots of money trialing spam-filled software available online. I run a small dance ...
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1answer
25 views

How id it technically possible for Windows to wake up a hibernated computer?

Windows has many different reasons why it might wake up a system... the biggest that comes to mind is for Windows Update tasks... but my question is how this is even possible when (at least to my ...
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The Powershell console hangs after a command execution

From time to time, though rather frequently, my Powershell console hangs after a (both successful and unsuccessful) command execution. I use the Powershell version 2.0.-1.-1 for the Sharepoint 2010 ...
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0answers
50 views

Why is my computer turning itself on at 4am?

I've been having this problem for a couple weeks now and I can't figure out what the problem is. I'm running Windows 8.1 Pro. I don't have WOL enabled in the BIOS I don't have wake timers in the ...
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0answers
11 views

PostScript - Infinite paper size

I've been making a program for a project of mine that creates a PostScript file whose output then I have to analyze. The problem is indeed in the output, since the graphics consist of some hundred ...
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0answers
13 views

Locate all references to a certain hard disk

Every time I got a new machine or increased the memory capacity I used to add and add more and more hard disks to the latest machine. Now I have several disks of old data (e.g windows installation, ...
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2answers
26 views

How do binary files run on different machines?

I always wondered about how executable binary files actually work. Compilation is always stated as taking the source code and translating it to machine language But what does that really mean? ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Search a list of files

in my work I need to search drawings in the company network. Usually I get the list in xlsx file, then i search one by one and copy it to another folder , I wonder if there is a software or commands ...
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0answers
11 views

Dell precision t3600 freezes randomly

My dell precision t3600 freezes randomly and says nVidia driver recovered form error. Some time it freezes and doesn't recover, so to make it work again i have to restart my work station. I tried Dell ...
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0answers
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Is there an equivalent of arch linux's yaourt in debian?

I am an arch linux user using some debian machines. I am very used to using yaourt to install any and every random thing I can think of so that even random packages are version controlled on my ...
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1answer
9 views

Running into errors on installing addons in asterisk

Trying to install asterisk on my centos system following this tutorial but on doing ./configure –libdir=/usr/lib64 && make menuselect && make && make install in my terminal ...
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1answer
23 views

Multiple wireless keyboards and mice within an office

I'm gathering a list of equipment I'll need for an event our company is attending. We'll have four computers setup. I would like to use wireless mice and keyboards in the setup to keep the desks ...
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0answers
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Does VMware warn when VM guest is out of disk space?

I'm running VMware Fushion Version 5.0.5 (1945692). I've got a Ubuntu 14.04 (x64) instance with 20 GB disk. I'm trying to compile Clang, LLVM, Compiler-RT, Extras and LLDB. It was making good progress ...
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0answers
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How to set word boundary

In my notepad++ (v6.6.3), '.' is recognized as word boundary but '_' is not, such that 'a_b' is recognized as 1 word but 'a.b' as 2 (when double clique). How can I define myself for the word boundary? ...
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0answers
26 views

Entered wrong .bash_profile and now my laptop is running hot

I am just learning how to use the command line and was editing the bash prompt setting in .bash_profile. I made an error in the prompt settings in .bash_profile and I lost the prompt and the ability ...
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1answer
29 views

Why did running this script as administrator cause it to create a 1GB folder?

A batch script designed to copy another batch script to users' Documents folders in Windows had the undesired effect of creating a ~1GB folder in one user's Documents folder when he ran it with ...
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votes
1answer
12 views

How to back up data from client computers to server using windows server 2012 R2

Is it possible to backup data from client computers to server using windows server 2012 R2? I want to backup all data in my client computers and store in my server. I tried the windows server backup ...
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0answers
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How to get the status of VGA device

Currently I am using vga2usb device for capturing output from the virtually any VGA source such as tab or any another monitor. If I connect this vga2usb device to my Ubuntu machine then we are ...
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Search “modified” word from a text file and rewrite whole text file by 1 if found else by 0 [on hold]

text file contains this lines sgfsgsgsrgsgs/adfa/45/fds dvadffdf modified text 1/17/2013 5:44 PM Total listed files: 1
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1answer
25 views

Make files which starts with a dote visible for every user

I'm trying to delete an uploaded Dropbox directory, but only receive "550 Access Denied" and i don't know why. I already tried to set the directory permissions to 777 but nothing changed. On the ...
1
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0answers
14 views

Aero transitions not active at startup

I'm facing this weird problem. Every time I startup my pc, aero transitions (e.g. windows fade in on open, fade out on close, reduce to taskbar etc..) are not active. I need to go to System ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Refresh URL every minute, and alert when some text appear

I'm spending some time refreshing some webs again and again looking for some text. Is there any add on for a browser, (or any other way, no matter the browser, no matter the OS) to given a URL, ...
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0answers
17 views

How to permanently add a route in OS X?

I have a Mac Pro and the problem is that it is not connecting to systems in other VLANs. This can be temporarily archived by sudo route -n add -net <IP>/mask <Gateway> However it ...
0
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1answer
17 views

how to print a page from web browser without print window using javascript or php

I am developing an POS application for my own shop in web. Now for that in billing section have features like select the products and print bill, this process is only two steps. However when I click ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

How much RAM should I put aside for ubuntu virtual machine

I currently have windows 8 in my laptop with 4 gb RAM.. I recently installed the virtual machine of ubuntu. Now I need to run a tool whose memory requirements are as follows : 1) Atleast 5 gb RAM 2) ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

How to keep sshd alive on MAC OSX?

How do I keep sshd alive so I can connect at any point? I'm not trying to keep an existing SSH connection alive - I can't create it in the first place. Environment: Mac running OSX 10.9.3. ...
0
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0answers
5 views

How to automatically place the text of a shape on its border?

I would like the text associated with a shape (which is normally centered in the shape) to be automatically put, centered, on the upper border: I created the picture above by manually placing a ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Docker “hello world” example doesn't work. “no such file or directory”

I'm totally new to playing around with Docker(.io) so I've just been RTFM'ing the main site, and hit a problem early on with their example "Hello world". It seems like a few other folks have had the ...
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0answers
20 views

How can I have the button “Run” work again in Internet Explorer?

I have Internet Explorer 11 on Win 7. I go to the address : https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/products/download.html?product=firefox-stub&os=win&lang=fr The dialog comes. I have the button Run. ...
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0answers
9 views

Numbers are sometimes not working on Windows 7 logon screen. How can I solve this?

I am working on an HP laptop with Windows 7, with external USB keyboard. Both keyboards work absolutely fine, when logged into Windows. However after restart I sometimes cannot log in. When I type ...
0
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0answers
11 views

Dell Xps M1210 reboot cycle

I just received a Dell xps M1210 laptop to repair. The person I received it from said they have been using it with no problems for 10 years. Then the other day, they were copying files, then suddenly ...
0
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1answer
21 views

How to write the cells in rows one under the other in columns?

I have a list of name, company, phone number, address and e-mail. But each name who works at the same company is in the same cell. Of course, the other informations of those names like phone number, ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

How to recover partially deleted text in Word file

I have deleted part of the text of a Word file by mistake. That was 10 days back. How can I recover the deleted text? I have tried Recuva software.
0
votes
0answers
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“Too many files open” on Mac OSX after running apache for some time

I am running Mac OS X 10.9.4, including the builtin apache2 webserver with PHP 5.5.14 from brew (packages: php55, php55-intl, php55-pdo-pgsql, php55-xdebug). When running this setup it works quite ...
1
vote
0answers
9 views

eSATA drives keeps disappearing, only reappears after reboot

I have one relatively fat PC at home, that I use as a server, a back-up drive included, and as my gaming PC as well. I currently have an ASUS Maximus IV Extreme Motherboard, which includes the ...

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