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My computer boots up during the night

My PC with Windows 10 Pro boots up without me touching it. I always use "On/Off"->"Shut down" to shut down my PC in the evening. Nevertheless, sometimes during the night or the day when I am at work, ...
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1answer
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Cells evaluated by user-defined module do not update automatically

I read the questions existing but no answer seemed to help. I have a function I wrote in VB which evaluates sum of cells in a certain range by font color, it all works well when I type the function in ...
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2answers
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Can play mp4 on laptop but not on microUSB

I have several mp4 files that I want to put on my microUSB card so I can watch them on my tablet. When they're housed on my computer, all of them play just fine. However, when I move them over to my ...
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2answers
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Troubleshooting slow boot due to network devices

I'm trying to troubleshoot boot times for a relatively modern machine with a SSD. The machine runs Ubuntu Server 14.04.3 LTS and it has two ethernet ports. Network Manager is not installed. All device ...
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0answers
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How enforce IE ( v8+) to use a predifine Encoding and direction

We have an application which it is use Internet explorer internally to show some type of data's. web content it shows using meta tag for ascii and left to right. right click disable so I can't find ...
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5answers
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Email Client with Vim Editing

I've been using vim for about 5 years now and have grown quite effective with it, to the point where writing things without vim feels so painfully slow. Just about everything that I write, I write in ...
0
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1answer
15 views

Wrong password after using registry backup

So before dealing with some software to repair my registry, I created a backup to it (simply by exporting the existing one), as I should have, and couple of days later, I decided to use my registry ...
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1answer
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Windows 8.1 will not boot after upgrading from Windows 8 on my PC

The PC is a HP EliteBook 8730w laptop. I had no issues with Windows 8 or the Windows 8.1 preview. But after running the Windows 8.1 Update from the store my computer will not boot unless In insert my ...
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2answers
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Windows explorer fails to auto-refresh after file operations

I'm having some issues with my Windows Explorer in Windows 8. It fails to auto-refresh upon any file actions. If I create a file or folder, or delete one, I have to navigate away and come back to see ...
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How Can I Find All The Script Files on My PC? [on hold]

I'm really getting into scripting these days. It beats the art of high- or low- level programming hands down when it comes to quick development work. You are taking what other people have already ...
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1answer
5 views

Which files and folders are compressed when using compact.exe /CompactOS

I am thinking of using NTFS compression (LZNT1) on my SSD using Windows 7, but I was a little unsure as to which folders would be a good candidate. I was aware that Windows 10 has introduced new ...
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11answers
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Is there any 'sudo' command for Windows?

I always work on a non-administrator account on my Windows computer. Sometimes I need to install programs which requires administrator access. As I mostly use the Windows command prompt, is there a ...
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0answers
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Windows 10 tells me no ethernet connection when I am connected to the internet via ethernet

My laptop: Sony VAIO SVT15117CDS My OS: Windows 10 Home 64-bit (version 1511 build 10586.36) I hooked up an ethernet cable to my laptop, and internet is working on my computer without problems. ...
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1answer
5 views

Compressing multiple files in HandBrake

I recently started using HandBrake thanx to @gronostaj, who told me what settings to use. I then asked whether it's possible to convert multiple files, either simultaneously or consecutively without ...
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2answers
336 views

Is there a Linux that can run inside Windows 10 which does not require Virtualbox or any other Virtual Machine

Is there a Linux that can run inside Windows 10 which does not require Virtualbox or any other Virtual Machine? That I can install in a folder or in one of my hard drive partitions? That can run ...
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8answers
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Did I just get hacked?

I am developing a consumer product, and it is supposed to be connected to the internet, so as expected, it is connected to the internet so that I can properly develop it. I went away for an hour or ...
0
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0answers
2 views

Refit old CISCO 5505 ASA hardware with Linux/FreeBSD software - (for the experience)

I was given an old Cisco 5505 ASA (EOL). The device hardware meets the specs for what could work in a small network, and I would like to replace the Cisco IOS with a unix open source option, like ...
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3answers
4k views

Why is audio high pitched over HDMI?

When I connect my Windows 8 notebook to my television via HDMI the audio is higher pitched than it should be. If I use a different audio output this does not occur, and note the audio is not sped up ...
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0answers
39 views

Computer just shows “welcome” when turning on [on hold]

My computer is old, manufactured in 2002 by Samsung. When I turn on the computer, Korean text appears. I can't understand it. Then, when I press F1, I'm stuck seeing "Welcome" screen from ...
2
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1answer
6 views

Are all DDR3L (1.35V) DIMMS safe to use in a computer system that uses DDR3 (1.5V) DIMMs?

The sales support of (the consumer/prosumer sales subsidiary of) a DRAM manufacturer answered a pre-sales question I made with (translated from an email in French): 1.35V Memory DIMMs are dual ...
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0answers
8 views

Standard USB Mouse on Windows 7

I'm wondering if a simple Microsoft-type, 3 button (mouse-wheel included) mouse can be detected when plugged and unplugged from the host machine (I'm thinking from the device manager)? The mouse ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How do I compile 64bit program with gcc/g++ on a 64bit Linux?

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, and want to make a program to run on a large Debian server that has 300GB memory. With command: g++ Encoder.cpp -std=c++0x -m64 -o Encoder.o it returns something like ...
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1answer
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How can I set Outlook 2010 to automatically remove cancelled meetings

Outlook 2010 has a single option for auto accepting meeting requests and remove canceled meetings under: File->Options->Calendar->Resource scheduling Under this option meeting requests are ...
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0answers
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Windows 10: Change shortcut to close active window

my new laptop has the Function keys deactivated by default, meaning that pressing the keys F1+F12 I can control volume, brightness, etc. directly and so, if I need to use a F I have to also press Fn. ...
2
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1answer
638 views

Windows 10 wifi connection drops & throughput issue

I am having a weird problem on Windows 10 with my wireless adapter recently. My wifi connections perform very poorly when my laptop is not in line-of-sight with the router. As soon as there is ...
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0answers
5 views

Getting ecmascript working with elinks on Debian Jessie

I've installed the elinks package on my Jessie Debian install. I'm trying to get it to work with javascript. Here are some older instructions for older versions of Debian.
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0answers
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Configure Windows Firewall to block ALL applications system-wide, except for a select few?

I'd like to make it so Windows disregards internet access for every system and user application, and let me add exceptions as I see fit, but I'm having problems... Going to "Windows Firewall with ...
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0answers
3 views

When calling a python program from a context menu, the program only opens if the right clicked file is in the same directory as the script

I have created a python script which is a simple IDE. When selecting "Edit with RavenIDE" in the context menu of a .py file, the program will open that file. Unfortunately, it only opens the file if ...
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0answers
7 views

Auto RDP Connect Windows 10

I Have 3 computers in my office and i want to connect them to RDP with auto after the turn on. the idea to not allow my workers to use the computer and work only with RDP. Thanks.
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4answers
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In linux, how do you check if a disk is fragmented?

At boot, fsck sometimes reports the frgmentation for a disk: "5.3% non-contiguous". How can I get this information myself? Is there a specific fsck invocation?
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2answers
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Excel 2010: Combine Two Tables in Pivot Table

I have two named tables on separate Excel worksheets in the same Excel 2010 workbook. These tables contain the exact same header items. I could get the results I want by copying the data from one of ...
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3answers
72k views

How to set login to phpmyadmin for default user/password in wamp server?

I understand that I need to log in to wamp server in order to create a database. My problem is that the phpmyadmin page opens without asking me to log in. So, I presume that I am not logged in. If ...
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2answers
5k views

Wifi problems after setting router to use a static channel to accommodate an HTC Flyer

I have an HP Mini netbook and a Belkin wifi router, and both worked perfectly fine until recently. I acquired an HTC Flyer tablet, which refused to recognize my wifi router but was able to recognize ...
2
votes
3answers
206 views

Cannot take screen shots of my Android phone from windows 7

I'm trying to connect my HTC Magic to take screenshots on Windows 7 but's it's not getting detected by DDMS application. Windows 7 seems to list the Android Phone among the "devices and printers", I ...
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3answers
2k views

Unmounting a drive

When I attach a USB cable from my PC to my Aria, I'm asked on the Aria screen whether I want to mount the drive. I answer yes. My question: how do I unmount from the Aria before pulling the cable? ...
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1answer
126 views

Desktop sounds on smartphone

I'm wondering if it's possible to play music files on my desktop but send the audio not to my desktop speakers but (i.e. using BlueTooth) to my smartphone's speaker? That way I could just play all my ...
0
votes
1answer
296 views

Why do I get this error from HTC Sync when synchronising Outlook 2007 with my HTC Desire?

When I synchronise my Outlook 2007 contacts and calendar with my (brand new) HTC Desire Android handset my contacts synchronise just fine but I get an error when synchronising the calendar. The error ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

kali linux not asking password to login ( in persistence using USB)

Iam using kali using persistence usb. Everytime I open my system using kali persistence , it doesn't ask for password for the first time (i.e gives access to the root user without any ...
6
votes
3answers
40k views

Troubleshooting Sony Vaio intermittent WiFi connection?

I recently got a Sony VAIO laptop (VPC-CA3C5E) for my wife, and I'm having problems with my Wi-Fi connection that I don't know how to troubleshoot. This is the information I can think of: The ...
0
votes
1answer
763 views

Use HTC Diamond as a access point

I would like to use my HTC Diamond as an Access point for my itouch. Can any one help me out with this?
2
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1answer
2k views

How to open software keyboard on Windows Mobile device?

Some of Windows Mobile applications like pocketwit hide the button for showing/hiding software keyboard. It sometimes shows up when I click into the textbox, but that doesn't work here either. It is ...
2
votes
4answers
7k views

Mobile Phone Browser Emulators/Simulators

I work in QA in a .NET shop and recently part of my testing process has started to involve testing our company website on mobile devices. At least one of our techs uses an HTC Desire. After tons of ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Scan And Fix a RAW drive

Basically I got the same problem as described in this thread. When I plug my HTC Hero Android Phone with USB into my Windows 7 computer I get a "Do you want to Scan and Fix" message. However, if I ...
0
votes
2answers
53 views

How to change DDMS icon on OSX

I would like to change DDMS icon(Android Debug Monitor) on OSX Mavericks. It's appeared on Dock like below when to run it from Android Studio. And, It's not unremarkable because it's almost composed ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

The attempt to mount a file system with type vfat in /dev/nvme0n1p1 at /boot/efi failed

Trying to install Debian dual boot with windows 10 on SSD but I have this error message : The attempt to mount a file system with type vfat in /dev/nvme0n1p1 at /boot/efi failed I forced EFI ...
0
votes
2answers
221 views

Delete All Files Older Than Specified Time Within A Directory (Ubuntu)

I have a bunch of files in a directory with all different names and I want to delete all that are older than a specified time. Example: File1 File2 File3 File1 was made Mar 31 08:00 File2 was made ...
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vote
2answers
524 views

Why can't the Windows installer find my SATA drive when Linux can?

I built a computer from some old parts, including a SATA drive. If I boot from the Windows Vista installation DVD, there are no options under "Where do you want to install windows?", implying that the ...
-1
votes
1answer
23 views

Format SSDs through MSI Motherboard MS-7751

I ran into a couple of problems and ended up at a point where I cannot boot into Linux nor Windows. I was wondering if there was a way to wipe my drives using MSI's shell and whatnot.
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votes
2answers
17 views

How to allocate the all my Ram memory usage to my system?

My laptop has 8 GiB RAM, but in system properties it is showing 2.45 GB usable. I am using windows 7 32 bits. How I allocate all my memory to the system.some applications are not working ...
2
votes
1answer
798 views

Do I need the Windows XP CD to upgrade to Windows 7

I'm running XP Pro on my Toshiba laptop that I'm going to upgrade to Win 7 very soon. The laptop came with Vista pre-installed but had a downgrade option to XP Pro which I exercised. There was no ...

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