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TaskWarrior Data Loss

When my disk hit 100% TaskWarrior overwrote my pending.data with a zero byte file. I have an intact undo.data but I can't find a way to "replay" the data in it to get my todo list back in a consistent ...
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How can I shut down Windows 8 through shortcut key by keyboard?

Just like that Windows XP short cut for shut down is window key then two times U U just like that is there any easiest short key for shutting down Windows 8.
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Website won't resolve via my IP but will via proxy

This is probably a really basic fix, but I've tried various posted solutions to no avail. Essentially, my domain loads a cached version of the website if I view it from my own IP, but if I go via a ...
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1answer
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Windows get moved to the primary monitor after waking from standby with mixed DisplayPort and DVI-D dual-monitor setup

Problem Description I am using the following setup: nVidia GeForce GTX 680 Dell UP3214Q (Ultra-HD, 3840x2160, run in its native resolution, connected via DisplayPort 1.2, i.e. DisplayPort on GTX ...
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How to transfer spreadsheet to downsized spreadsheet

Can I copy an excel spreadsheet with 20 columns and paste into a template using only 8 of those columns with the column sizes slightly changed?
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1answer
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Various methods of trying to set up a git diff tool lead to “fatal: cannot exec […] : Bad address”

I'm on Linux Mint 17 64-bit. Just purged git and re-installed with apt. Deleted ~/.gitconfig. Only configuration I do after supposedly fresh install is (while inside a repo) git config diff.tool ...
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5answers
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How do I kill a process in Linux without using kill?

I am supposed to kill job #3 without using the command kill %3. How do I do that? I can’t seem to find the answer anywhere. I can only use one command. How do I go about doing this?
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cron job when Ubuntu is suspended

I am using Ubuntu precise. Is there a way to have scheduled cron jobs run even when Ubuntu is suspended? Perhaps some way to automatically wake up the system so a scheduled cron job can proceed and ...
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Windows 7 SP1 login screen freeze

When login screen appears, both mouse and keyboard aren't working. I do shutdown via powerbutton, Windows 7 notices that and changes screen to 'Shutting down' spinner. Once rebooted, freezes once ...
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2answers
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How can actually fit the page size to the drawing in Microsoft Visio 2013?

I want to fit the page size to the drawing in Microsoft Visio 2013. When I do design → Page setup → size → fit to drawing, they are still some margins: There doesn't seem to be any way to change ...
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1answer
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Cutting out two parts from the middle of a video with ffmpeg

I have two files, rec.avi and audio_edited.wav, and what I'm trying to do is take the parts 00:30:50–01:42:56 and 02:16:55–04:03:10 of each file, concatenate those and encode them into an WebM file. ...
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Is it possible to spawn an ssh-agent for a new tmux session?

I've seen lots of hacks for re-establishing contact with a GUI session's SSH agent from within tmux (and screen) sessions. I'm wondering if it's possible to de-couple from the GUI and spawn an ...
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6answers
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HP Pavillion dv6 laptop - 15 beeps on startup and a black screen?

Usual story - girlfriend's step-brother's laptop is broken. I don't know a huge amount about what occurred before it broke, but I do know the following: When you try to turn the laptop on, it beeps ...
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Can't find a video game that meets requirement specs of my laptop :( [on hold]

Alright, I realize this site harbors a fair percentage of highly-skilled computer-savvy individuals, and with that said, I'd like some help from one of you SuperUser geniuses please :) I like a lot ...
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Connection from iPhone to Windows 7 PPTP VPN fails during LCP negotiation

First, some specs! Remote device: iPhone 4S / iOS 7.0.4 VPN server: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 I've been trying for a while with little luck to get a VPN server set up on my home Windows 7 ...
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1answer
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Why does mapping <ESC> start command line Vim in Replace mode?

I was having an issue where starting Vim from the command line was starting in Replace mode. I finally narrowed it down to this line in my config: nnoremap <ESC> ...
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1answer
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What ZIP compression method do common OS's natively support?

7-zip gives me 5 options for the compression method to zip files with: Deflate Deflate64 LZMA BZip2 PPMd On my Windows 8 machine, the built-in Windows Explorer utility appears to handle LZMA with ...
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2answers
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How to create a glossary of terms from a Microsoft Office 2007 word document

I am almost about to complete a large word document - and I have realised that I need to create a glossary of terms section. Does anyone know how I can create a glossary of terms in a word document?
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Windows setup claims the installation source is not accessible. How do I fix this?

I'm trying to install Windows 7 Ultimate over my existing Windows 7 Professional. I downloaded the ISO from Microsoft and burned the install disc at the slowest speed possible (x3). I booted to the ...
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0answers
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Speeding up bluetooth device detection by Windows 7

I have 3 computers, one on Windows 7 x64, the other also on Windows 7 x64, the last one on MacOS Snow Leopard, connected onto a Belkin KVM switch. On that switch, I have a BlueTooth USB dongle that is ...
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How to implement Intel MPI benchmarks for mpich2?

Many people have recommended the use of Intel MPI benchmarks for mpich2, however the installation is not very simple. Could anyone provide steps for the installation and sample test case for it? Which ...
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0answers
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Speakers to be on Google Chrome. Headset to be on the rest

I have windows 8.1. The issue I am running into is that I would like to have Google Chrome run through my Speakers to listen to music and such. While having everything else run through my headset. I'm ...
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1answer
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list file and using awk to get comment

I want to get the all comment of all files in a folder. And what I have tried is ls -R | awk '/<!--/,/-->/' >> result But it shows nothing in the result file. But if I use the awk ...
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0answers
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IPTables and SIP Proxy-Authorization Header

Is it possible for iptables to check SIP packets for Proxy-Authorization headers, and if there's more than one header in a SIP packet, modify the packet so only the latest Proxy-Authorization header ...
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0answers
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How do I run a rule when I reply to a message?

I want Outlook 2011 to automatically add a category to messages I reply to, when I reply to them. Is this possible? I tried making a rule that runs on message replies, but I only saw these: And I ...
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0answers
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Open a program when I visit a specific URL in Internet Explorer

I want a program to open when I visit a specific URL in Internet Explorer. I feel like there should be a way to do this using the task scheduler, but it's not working for me. For example, when a ...
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6answers
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Set the title of the terminal window to the current directory

How can I get the Terminal.app in OS X to display the current directory in its window or tab title? I'm using the bash shell.
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3answers
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How to choose which project is built on F5 in Visual Studio?

I have a solution file for IntraFace, which contains two projects, namely IntraFaceTracker and IntraFaceDetector (see the image). By default, IntraFaceTracker is selected, you can see its name is ...
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2answers
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Debian PostgreSQL doesn't appear to be working

I've just set up a server running Debian 6.0 64-bit. I've installed PostgreSQL through aptitude, and now i try to access PostgreSQL without any luck. I am trying to access psql as the user postgres, ...
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5answers
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Is there an equalizer for windows that works regardles of audio/video player

I'm tired of having to tweak the audio on every media application I have installed. Is there an app that will sit between any media application and my sound-card so that I can set audio levels and ...
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1answer
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How to select lines containing (only/at least) 3 commas?

I have a text document which contains some lines with 2 commas and some lines with 3 commas. I want to select all lines with 3 commas. How can I do that? Here is an example document : ...
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2answers
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Compressing a lot of similar JPEG images

I have a lot of—hundreds of thousands—JPEG images, and most of them are very similar to each other. While they aren’t of high quality and take about 100+ kB each, this adds up to a lot of storage. Are ...
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0answers
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How to adjust the radius of rounded corners of cropped pictures?

I want to make an image look something like this: An image with round corners, so this is what I've done: Except the corners come out too deep compared to the first image. If you just make the ...
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0answers
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free PDF password protect tool for Windows? without any online uploading

A client needs to protect some PDF files - and only protect, nothing else. Acrobat is too expensive for them. free PDF cutter - also cuts the PDF by default. PDFMate - when password protected a PDF, ...
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0answers
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Show Wifi password when entering it via Network Charm Bar?

I'm working on a Windows RT Pro tablet running Windows 8.1. I'm trying to connect to my company's Wifi network. The company has one of those 60 character passwords composed of words. The Networks ...
2
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2answers
181 views

How do I make zip files that unzip cleanly on any OS with native tools?

If I make a zip file on OSX 10.6 with the OS native tool, and unarchive it on Windows 7, it's root directory will be doubly nested in another one with the same name, and it will contain all kinds of ...
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0answers
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RAID1 with 2x Samsung 850 LSI 9260-8i very slow

I installed above card into my system. There is another Samsung 830 (bootable with Win7) attached to motherboard. So, when I do a speed test with HDTune Pro - read speeds of old single 830 is around ...
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Any differences between identify --verbose and exiftool?

Wanted to know if people know of any major differences between identify --verbose and exiftool. A picture here :- ─[$] identify -verbose me_at_minidebconf_thumbnail.jpeg ...
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1answer
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How can I put a background image on a certain position on all pages?

I want to have a background image on all pages of a document. I know about the watermark "trick", but that does not help in this case because a watermark image cannot be repositioned; it always covers ...
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1answer
16 views

How to shrink a ddrescue-created image or copy to new image?

I have rescued data from a 2TB hdd (and it turned out that it was not faulty - but this is a different story) and I got a 2TB image. Mounting this image under Linux, I can see (using df) that in this ...
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4answers
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How can I create a directory symbolic link on Windows Server 2003?

I'm trying to create a directory symbolic link under Windows Server 2003 but I'm not having any luck. I've tried junction.exe (Sysinternals), ln.exe, and linkd.exe (Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit). ...
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1answer
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Does changing external hdd drive will boost performance boost on xubuntu (virtualbox)?

Now I'm using Toshiba external drive (USB 2.0) - http://www.amazon.com/Toshiba-Portable-External-Drive-HDDR250E03X/sim/B0013FSKSA/2 I'm wonder if changing this drive to something new, USB 3.0 (maybe ...
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1answer
8k views

How to install IIS World Wide Web Publishing Service (W3SVC)?

I'm trying to start my Default Web Site in ISS7 Manager and it says I need IIS World Wide Web Publishing Service (W3SVC). I recently just got the Windows Process Activation Service (WAS) and that ...
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1answer
14 views

How To Connect To Internet From Laptop Through Desktop?

So I have a laptop and desktop and I want to connect to internet from my laptop as my desktop has ethernet connection and I want to connect both computers and get the internet working on my laptop any ...
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1answer
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How to quit Avast temporarily?

I know how to shut-down Avast's shields (the options range from disable for 10 minutes to disable permanently). However, just a few minutes ago, the process AvastSvc*32.exe started consistently ...
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5answers
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How can I count unique values in one column based on criteria in two other columns?

I am trying to to count the number of unique entries in column A where Column C says NO and column D says YES. However, I cannot devise a formula to do this based on two different criteria. How could ...
3
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2answers
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What to enter as “Server Name” in SQL Server Management Studio

When I start SQL Server Managaemnt Studio (SSMS), I'm having a problem in connecting to the database. What will be the 'server name' if my computer's name is Rakesh?
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1answer
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Is it possible to have a file hidden in Windows, but visible in OS X?

Essentially, I am trying to have a thumb drive with two versions of a piece of software, one Windows executable, and one Mac executable. I want the Mac file hidden in Windows, and vice versa. I found ...
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0answers
14 views

Why does a radio stream not appear on a packet monitoring tool?

I am currently trying to find the URL to the audio stream for a webradio that only provides a flash player, that I would like to use with MusicBee's radio reader. After using Wireshark to monitor my ...
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0answers
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Download remotely from IP Camera using iVMS

I have access on a few IP Camera through iVMS-4200 software. I can live view them and also load remote playback for previous recordings. However, when I try to download a specific video, I have the ...

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