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How to identify terminated process if I still have its PID?

If you are using Process Explorer, you perhaps know the situation where parent process of the process no longer exists and you can only see its PID: Are there some Windows logs containing ...
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Amending a custom context menu command for moving files to a custom Dropbox folder

How do I change this context menu command to open a single explorer window even if multiple files have been selected? The code below effectively moves the files selected to a custom folder in ...
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These DNSUnlocker things are everywhere on every page on my PC. I don't even know how it even got on my system. After finding it in control panel and uninstalling it, it seems to still terrorize my ...
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How to set the Metro app font size to “larger” when not offered?

I have a Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro, which has a very high resolution display (3200x1800). In desktop mode, this is quite nice, since it gives me really sharp fonts (with the appropriate DPI setting). However, ...
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windows 7, prob with Lenova

I keep getting a message from Lenova that I am running out of disk space on my Lenova Recovery. They suggest deleting files from my Recycle Bin....not the desk top icon, but the one containing all my ...
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Get list of installed applications from Windows command line

I once saw a guy run a command and got a list of all installed applications on his computer. How do I do this? I would like a list of my currently installed applications. I believe he used WSH ...
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How do I know what type of hard drive interface my laptop uses?

I have a Toshiba Satelite L50-B-1LN, and I want to upgrade the hard drive to a SSD. However, I do not know what type of SSD to buy. I need to know if my laptop uses SATA 2, SATA 3, IDE, etc. How do I ...
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SQL Installation hanging on windows 10

I've tried installed every version of SQL Express I can get my hands on (And I've got the MSDN SQL 2016 CTP 2). Everythings hangs, and always at this point. I've a feeling its a .net related issue ...
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CRM 2011 outlook client crashing on replying emails

We have configured CRM 2011 plugin for outlook(CRM RU8, Outlook 2010). Its working fine for all the users except one. From one user machine, able to send a new mail but whenever we try to reply to ...
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Is there anyway to get rid of the shutdown/sleep option in the lock screen in windows 10?

The reason why is quite complicated and cant be explained ATM. I'm pretty sure there's an option for it in the settings but I can't find it.
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Seagate Expansion not loading up as a Disk

I am in deep sh*t as my 1TB Seagate Expanstion Portable HDD (STBX1000301) stopped working all of the sudden. It was working fine, like crisp. I was copying data (in GBs) to it and suddenly it stopped ...
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Microsoft CRM 2011 change url for different organizations

I have Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 with minimal servers (two servers: CRM and SQL). And I create two organizations (org1 and org2). Now I can access to organizations: http://servername/org1 ...
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Google Chrome in Mac OS X - How to open link in Chrome when it's not the default browser?

In Google Chrome in Mac OS X, is it possible to keep Safari as default browser but have an easy way to open a chosen link in Chrome other than dropping the link on the Chrome icon? Maybe something ...
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Promiscuous mode not working with ubuntu and wireshark

I am running Ubuntu Linux and have installed wireshark on it. I can see the incoming and outgoing traffic just fine. Now I want to see the traffic from other devices which are on my LAN. So, I did: ...
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WAN disabled when connecting cable modem to router

I am trying to set up internet access with a Linksys WRT54G router (DD-WRT, set as a AP) and a Motorola/Arris SB6121 cable modem which uses WOW!. The problem is that the router can’t connect to the ...
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Login to account from any computer

At my school, we have a large network of computers. Each department has its own switch with all the computers connected to it, and each switch is connected to the main router or server. I can login to ...
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How to set up Miracast on Windows 8.1?

My "dumb" TV and my WD TV Live Hub both do not support Miracast (this is a technology to display your phone or table on an external screen). Windows 8.1 is said to support it, however, so I've ...
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1answer
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Outlook CRM plugin not syncing cases properly

We have CRM 2011 on premise. One of our users sees more cases in the Active Cases view in Outlook than they do in the Active Cases view in Internet Explorer. The Active Cases view is unmodified from ...
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Disconnect Windows Account from Computer's local account on Windows 10

There is a really good answer here for disconnecting my computer from Microsoft when I had Windows 8.1. I am now upgraded to Windows 10. Is the fix the same? I cannot even access my computer ...
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1answer
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Share Excel “Template Formulas” between sheets

I have a spreadsheet that takes user inputted values and performs some fixed computations to generate a number of cells. I plan to use these computations in a number of sheets with different user ...
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What does high ambient CPU mean?

I have run userbenchmark test, the results are here: http://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/357122 According to them, the PC has high ambient CPU. !!!Very high ambient CPU load. These results have ...
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Could not find DHCP daemon to get information on Belkin G Wifi Router

I am using a Belkin G Wireless Router F5D7234, and i have a DSL connection with only a ethernet cable. So i connected the cable to the Modem port and allowed it to use Dyanmic IP, it worked ...
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No network connection through either wired or wireless adapter

I had my desktop windows 7 computer turned off for several days. After powering back up, it wants to apply "critical" windows updates, so I allowed update and the reboot. Network connections did not ...
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Windows 10 Setup has failed to validate the product key

I am trying to run the upgrade from my Windows 8.1 Pro computer to Windows 10. It keeps telling me: Setup has failed to validate the product key This has happened when clicking "Upgrade" inside ...
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1answer
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Workgroup connection issue (windows xp and 7)

I have created an account to share files on a Windows 7 computer (C:\Users\share), and have mounted this directory as drive N:\ on other Windows XP computers (3), and the 7 computer (for convenience). ...
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Splitting one stream 12 channel audio into separate mono channels?

I have a 12 channel QuickTime single audio stream which I am attempting to split into separate 12 audio streams in one output file. From MediaInfo my source audio configuration looks like the ...
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The intel website tells me that the Intel Core i7-4510U supports DDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600. But the crucial memory site scanned my system and says that i can use 16GB kit (8GBx2) DDR3 ...
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Postfix error: proxy-reject: END-OF-MESSAGE: 451

I installed mail server by using the fufix bash install script. I cannot send and receive messages. Keep getting this message in log: mail1 postfix/smtpd[25142]: proxy-reject: END-OF-MESSAGE: 451 ...
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Linux Mint draining power, VGA errors

I have a Dell laptop, with Core i7 processor, radeon r7 dedicated vga. In windows, everything is fine, battery can hold up to 7 hours (im amazed). In Linux (which i must use for specific jobs) the ...
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Why will this mp4 file (generated by ffmpeg) play on safari but NOT firefox?

I have an mp4 file (that's blank space, I use it to test subtitles) It's currently sitting at http://projectgrin.org/SubtitlePlayer/video/output.mp4. I generated it with ffmpeg. My notes are ...
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Show human-readable file sizes in the default PowerShell ls command

How can I modify the default ls (Get-ChildItem) in PowerShell so that it displays human-readable file sizes, like ls -h on a *nix machine? ls -lh does simple logic with the file size, so that it ...
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0answers
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Windows 7- Start menu recent list files keeps popping up a “Open with” dialog on a certain program

apologize for having a kind of bad explanation I've been encountering this a while ago when I re-installed a program, let say, this Paint Tool SAI program. The program itself works just fine, but ...
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Can't get windows 10 to switch back to Mac OS X

I recently installed a full licensed windows 10 home edition through boot camp. I have a MacBook Pro 2105. I cannot get back to Mac OS X. I've tried multiple times restarting/powering off computer ...
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How do I add missing dictionaries for aspell?

Aspell version: $ aspell -v @(#) International Ispell Version 3.1.20 (but really Aspell 0.60.6) Dump dict yields no results: $ aspell dump dicts First noticed the problem when I did this, was ...
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Connectify: error during driver install

I had Connectify version 3.7*, than I uninstalled it. Now when I try to install any version of Connectify I get following error: After I reboot it shows me this message again or nothing. So ...
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SSH error ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset by peer

I am trying to access ssh to a server but got "ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset by peer". The same client works well when I move the computer to home but show the error when the ...
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2answers
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Gigabit LAN not working on ASUS M2N-MX

Today I replace my FastEthernet switch with a newly bought gigabit switch (DGS-1008A). All computers in my house are displaying that the connection speed is 1 Gbps except for one. The computer that ...
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0answers
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How to spec a computing server

I am trying to spec a computing server and would like to assess the feasibility (e.g., in terms of compatibility of compartments) of my final spec and its price. Ideally, I would like to have a server ...
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1answer
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Unreachable nodes in a mixed lan wlan network

I have a home Network starting with my Internet router which contains 300 MBit/s WLAN and a 4 port Gigabit Switch (FB7390). Attached to that Switch there is anoter 5 port Gigabit Switch. It was ...
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0answers
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Monitor won't work in duplicate mode

I am extremely frustrated. I have a photobooth business and I have a laptop in the photobooth cabinet that faces the client. I have an external monitor that displays towards me. The computer is a Dell ...
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1answer
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awk and regex with {}

I want to print whole record if it contain word and some character, which are optional. Script: /mount[ein]{0,2}/{ print $0} Unfortunately it doesn't work. Without "{" and "}" it work. I tried with ...
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1answer
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How to capture traffic in monitor mode when you know the password

I have turned on the monitor mode using airmon-ng start wlan0 and I can see this when I do iwconfig: mon0 IEEE 802.11bgn Mode:Monitor Tx-Power=20 dBm Retry short limit:7 RTS ...
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2answers
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Logging when someone connects or removes a USB device to/from a Windows machine

I am currently trying to find a way to log all of the connections and disconnections of USB devices from all of the Windows machines on our network. This information needs to automatically be logged ...
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1answer
467 views

Unable to install fonts on Windows 10

I'm using Windows 10 x64 Pro and I'm unable to preview or install fonts. When I try to preview a font (double click or Right Click >> Preview), I get an error message that reads "The requested ...
6
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3answers
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Windows 8 doesn't automatically join Wi-Fi network if Ethernet connection is active; router prevents Ethernet devices from seeing some Wi-Fi devices

In Windows 7, my laptop would automatically join both an Ethernet network and the Wi-Fi network in my house (both going through the same router). In Windows 8, if the Ethernet connection is present, ...
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Windows 10 Settings not indexed

In Windows 10, when I search from the Start Menu or Settings, only Control Panel results appear, but not the new Windows 10 settings. For example, if I type "update", the search results are "Update ...
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1answer
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Bad or no connection

I have 2 uses of my Internet: I have a laptop and a base station. I made a stupid decision and accidentally unplugged my base station before shutting it down; I recently changed rooms, but they ...
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1answer
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Can I delete one of these windows partitions?

I've been googling around trying to figure out if I can remove one or more of my partitions. But couldn't find a answer for my case. It's a pre-built laptop HP Probook 650, It came with Win 8, and now ...
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4answers
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Laptop powers down during startup

I have seen a few similar questions here but none of them helped me. When I press the power button, the computer starts just fine, the Windows are loading just fine, then heavy fanning (REALLY loud) ...
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1answer
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I'm a standard user even though i am the owner

I'm sorry if this questions was asked before! When i wanted to delete a folder it gave me the error "You'll need to provide admin permission to delete this folder" and i was pretty confused cause i am ...

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