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javascript to detect user acitivty?

http://i.stack.imgur.com/6juSk.jpg My question is very short. Is it somehow possible to monitor/ detect the user's activity? This does not include any direct mouse input on the website itself. I've ...
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How to use wifi direct on windows using intel my wifi dashboard

I think I have it installed correctly with an intel advanced-n 6200 card (windows 7), I can turn on wifi-direct and see "ralink client" (another pc on windows 8.1 with an rt5572 chipset usb adapter) ...
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How to password protect a folder on Unix/Linux without encryption?

I've searched a round quite a bit in the past and present for either a builtin feature or program for this, but had no luck. I want to password protect a folder, but do not wish to encrypt it. The ...
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What components to buy for a DOS computer? [on hold]

I have been wanting to buy a DOS computer for awhile and I've never grown up with one. I already settled on a DOS computer to buy off of eBay and a CRT monitor off Amazon. Though the computer doesn't ...
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Change method / algorithm Windows uses to scale desktop wallpaper?

Note: I'm not asking how to use the various options for windows wallpaper fitting (Fill vs. Fit vs. Center etc). What I want is to change the method windows uses to shrink an image, when you choose ...
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Replacing a broken front-panel USB 3.0 socket

I broke the front-panel USB 3.0 sockets on my HP Pavillion computer pretty much immediately. I had an old USB 2.0 flash stick that I tried to insert by feel, and ended up breaking the blue plastic ...
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Windows 7 guest on Mac 10.10 host VMwareFusion USB Drivers not installing

I have a MacBook Pro 13" mid 2012 model running OSX 10.10 yosemite which has two USB 3.0 ports on it. I have VMwareFusion installed, and have windows 7 as a guest operating system. The driver for the ...
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mint17 installation problems via oracles virtual box on win 8 sys

I installed the mint 17 32bit version into virtual box but a menu button does not appear on the desktop and cntrl superL doesn't bring a menu either. I am new to this and don't know how to proceed.
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What is the correct way for using a laptop keyboard, specially the CTRL/SHIFT/ALT keys?

Sometimes I find myself doing strange acrobatics when using my laptop, specially when using these keys: CTRL, SHIFT or ALT. What are some rules or tricks to make typing on a laptop keyboard less ...
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Windows Server 2008 Installing Updates for 2 days at shutdown

On Friday before leaving work, I rebooted the server because of a software was removed, a UBS server in particular. At the shutdown screen, there was 15 updates. So I stick for awhile till it stayed ...
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Getting value from file using Windows Batch scripting

Using Windows Batch scripting, I want to get the max_volume value (-2.9 in the following example) from a ffmpeg output written to a log file: [Parsed_volumedetect_0 @ 0000000005428b20] n_samples: ...
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Not getting 5.1 sound from computer

I have a dedicated Windows 7 64 bit computer connected to my LG plasma TV with an HDMI cable. The computer also feeds my AV receiver with a digital audio cable. I can never get 5.1 to the receiver ...
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Convention / File Hierarchy for Compiling Source

Background: I have been compiling a lot of source code lately and I am hoping to learn of a convention to organize source code / compiled output. As an example, I have been statically compiling ...
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IE Kiosk mode - detect if monitor is on

I am writing an app which uses IE's kiosk mode to display. I want to be able to detect whether or not the secondary monitor is powered on from the app. Preferably with Javascript/jQuery events. Is ...
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Moving one OS from a dual-boot setup inside a large HD to small SSD

In my current setup I have a dual boot of Windows 7 and Ubuntu on an HD of 640 GB. I want to move my Ubuntu to a new SSD of 240 GB and install Windows 8 from scratch, without transferring any files ...
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What could be reasons for a file fitting into a ZFS pool at some point, but not the second time after being removed with rm?

My problem is really as simple as follows: I want to put a file into a ZFS dataset after having deleted it with the rm command (even verified with find /path/to/pool_root -name "*" because the ...
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Docker login via ssh always asks for password

I a trying to create an Ubuntu image with an "ubuntu" user who can log into the container via ssh without using a password. It asks for a password when I try to log in. Here's the Dockerfile FROM ...
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7mm drive in 9.5mm HDD bay - Causing loud humming noise?

Ive got a 7mm drive in a 9.5mm HDD bay and it appears to be causing loud humming noises when the drive is in operation. Ive narrowed it down to the bay as this occurs with two different HDDs. As you ...
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How to know everything about Office Word and Excell? [on hold]

I'm looking for an on-line video training (free or paid) where I can learn everything about MS Word and MS Excel and how to use them professionally. Could you tell me about excellent website or ...
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Multiple SSH ports for Synology Diskstation DSM 5.1

I have a Synology Diskstation that I recently upgraded to DSM 5.1 (5004). I previously had my system configured to allow connections on both port 22 and port 10000. After the upgrade, it appears that ...
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Run a program on this Christmas and then every few hours

My girlfriend has sort of strong perversion for colored stripes. She likes stripes on everything. So I decided I could set up a little surprise for Christmas and I made I program that generates ...
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What happened to Leechpack? [on hold]

I don't know which community this goes under, but here I go. I have been wandering around the internet, and heard about "the scene", so I continued wandering around the internet. I heard about ...
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Can't boot Windows 8.1; Getting CRITICAL_SERVICE_FAILED

While booting my computer keeps showing the blue screen of death and the error message: CRITICAL_SERVICE_FAILED It reboots continually. I cannot get into the boot menu to try reinstalling ...
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How to remap Enter as a right control modifier in Win 8.1?

I did this with keyRemap4macbook on OSX. Enter alone works as Enter but Enter+Key becomes Ctrl+Key. How do I do this in Windows?
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USB printer seemingly incompletely installed on WIndows 7

Running Windows 7 Home Premium, I plugged my HP DeskJet 812C printer into my HP desktop computer using an A–B cable, and Windows gave me the following error: I then (nonetheless) tried ...
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Tor Not Running on Server Always?

I have a Perl script that uses Tor for scraping certain data. It was working perfectly and then my script started having issues with scraping. After a bit of investigation, I realized that Tor ...
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Turning on color syntax highlighting in Emacs

I recently installed Emacs 24.3.93.1 on Cygwin. When I first opened code in it, I got a sort of black-and-white syntax highlighting - keywords were white, function names in declarations were black on ...
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How to limit a source filter with avconv?

I'm combining multiple videos to show them side by side using this script: avconv -i Input0.mov -i Input1.mov \ -filter_complex "color=black:1280x720:24 [BLACK]; \ [0:v] fifo, crop=640:640:320:8, ...
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Open link under selection using find on page in Safari

In Safari, is there a shortcut to open currently selected link while using find on page search? E.g. Cmd+F enter search term Cmd+G jump through results on page ??? open selected
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Installing Intel HAXM inside VirtualBox

I'm trying to install Intel Hardware Acceleration Execution Manager in a Windows 7 guest using VirtualBox. When I run intelhaxm.exe to install it, I get the following error: This isn't true, ...
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WAMP hangs my laptop as soon as it starts

I am using WAMP 2.5 with local folder (localhost/websitename) setting. Every time I open WAMP (when internet is connected) it hangs my laptop for a number of minutes and the only option I have is to ...
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Intel Mobile Express Chipset SATA RAID Controller (iastora.sys) corrupt on boot

Running a Dell Latitude E7440 on EFI + SecureBoot + Windows 8.1 + BitLocker and I randomly get start-up issues where the OS is flagging iastora.sys as corrupt. With no action taken I can choose to ...
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How to completely remove a game controller driver?

Ages ago I plugged a fake PS3 controller which installed a Plug-And-Play driver labeled as "PLAYSTATION(R)3Conteroller", yup, including the typo. Now whenever I connect an original controller this ...
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No drivers for PCI-to-Parallel card due to invalid PID

I have a Moschip-based PCI to dual Parallel card, based on the Moschip MCS9815CV chip. This card looks exactly like this one and also same chip as the Rosewill RC-304. The back of the card has a ...
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Tmux + mutt not redrawing

I've recently switched to mutt, but have been using tmux for a year or so now. Mutt seems to have occasional issues redrawing, for example if I delete a bunch of email using d and then persist the ...
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Display issues with NVIDIA K2100M

Windows 8.1 x64: In Chrome, on the laptop display I see everything fine: Move over to extended display and I get this: Dell UP2414Q Monitor at 3840 x 2160. Have tried different cables, ...
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Why doesn't Google Chrome suggest saved usernames in a drop-down menu?

In firefox, when you save multiple usernames for a login site, for example gmail, firefox suggests you these saved usernames in a drop-down list when you click in the username entry box. But Google ...
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New window from Gnome search box

On the results from the search box in Gnome 3, you can right click on an icon and choose New Window: Otherwise, if a window already exists, it will focus on that window instead of opening a new ...
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Looking for new way to create password

I tend to use same 2-3 passwords for all sites and want to change that but want to make sure I standardize my new approach as well. Looking at password hashing and I know very little other than what ...
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syslogd filter by sender

I'm trying to route syslog messages from one specific application to a separate UDP port. In syslog.conf if I set *.* @127.0.0.1:5140, all messages are routed (progress!). However, I'd like to be ...
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sdcard performance bottleneck

I have loaded my 4 GB almost entirely with mp3 files (FAT32). Now, I cannot remove none of them, even with command line tools. I tried to format e: but cancelled it after 24 hours (sdcard reader ...
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usb flash size decreased from 32 Gb to 5 Mb (after trying ubuntu)

I've used my 32 Gb USB flash to try ubuntu. Now I don't want ubuntu anymore so I formated my USB flash. But size of it now 5 Mb instead of 32 Gb (likely this is because ubuntu uses two partitions and ...
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Which Apple laptop should a developer buy? [on hold]

I am developer. I have been working on Windows OS installed on Dell laptop or almost all my life. Now, I need to change to use an apple laptop. I need your advice please since, unfortunately, I have ...
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Can I use DVD+R to install an OS?

I've been trying (since I have a pack of 100 DVD+Rs) to burn Windows 10 to one and install it on my laptop. However, whenever I try, it just boots as normal and doesn't consider the DVD ROM a boot ...
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Windows 8 Won't Boot After Update

Sorry if this is the wrong division of stack exchange. Anyway: Yesterday I did the Microsoft updates on my Lenovo IdeaCentre Windows 8 computer. When it rebooted though, the screen was just black. I ...
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GPU lockup / reboot while playing Minecraft on Win 10 preview

Alright, so I've experienced this problem previously, and found a solution, but said solution no longer works. When I had this problem before, I found that it was due to my dual monitor setup in ...
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Wireshark dont work after install VirtualBox

I have the following problem whit Wireshark. I function normally until I installed Oracle VM VirtualBox, after installation of said program to me at the start Wireshark occur following problem: "No ...
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Scroll drivers for windows8 , synaptic properties

I need to get touch pad scroll drivers for my HP probook 6550b. I am running windows 8
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Unstable wireless speed over home router

I have cable internet service with 30mb down and 5mb up. I bought cable modem Thompson DCM467 from my provider. I wired a router Cisco/Linksys E4200 V1 to my modem, I have not installed tomato ...
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PSU/GPU/MOBO failing? I'm at a loss here

Here is my total system specification: System Information Time of this report: 11/22/2014, 21:41:56 Operating System: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack ...

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