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Can I buy a volume knob that works in Windows?

I build a media center computer in an old radio. What I would like to do is make the old volume knob work. Is there any device for sale that I can use for that? It would be nice if I can connect it ...
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MP3 to Video Conversion

I have 6 mp3 files that are between 1.2GB and 2.8GB in length. I also have 6 image files. I want to make 6 videos using those 6 mp3s and images. I'm looking for something method that will Support ...
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Vigor router not passing netbios request

A client has decided to change ISP. The new provider has supplied a Vigor 2830 which I am failing to configure correctly to replace the existing router (Thomson 585). A Dell 2800 running Ubuntu 14 is ...
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Windows 8 missing data files after restart

I have a Windows 8 system. I hid a file which was taking 10-20 GB in my hard drive. After a restart, the hidden file was gone. Disk usage seems to have remained the same. I didn't delete or move the ...
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Dolphin/Konqueror wrong file type recognition

Dolphin/Konqueror recognize file type of files without extension with special symbols in them(such as ^[[2J^[[0;0f I have at the begnning of .xsession-errors), swapfile, softlinks(to those files + ...
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Windows 7 diff tool that allows the comparison of directories?

Are there any open source "diff" tools for Windows 7 that allow me to compare folders and their recursive contents? I usually use WinMerge, but WinMerge forces you to compare a single file with ...
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My computer fails to boot up the first time but boots up fine the second time

my computer has been acting strange during boot up. I've notice when I go to shutdown my computer and I come back to turn it back on it doesn't load for the first time and I had to turn it off and ...
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Connect kyocera mita km-6330 with my computer

I have kyocera mita km-6330, I want to connect it with my computer how can I do that. Please give me suggestion. I search a lot in google but all in vain. Thank....
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how to make vb script to run if source file is hidden

i have created a simple program using batch and vb scripting thats simply performs a batch automation when we plug in usb drive in computer after some specified no. of shutdowns.. but the main problem ...
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PDF Option Not Coming In Windows Printer Created

I have created a local pdf printer under windows with following settings : However, when I sent a print to pdf printer, I get this dialog box . As you can see, there is no PDF option in ...
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mounted filesystem without journal. Opts: (null) while mounting ext4 fs

I am using Beaglebone black with NFS, I have formatted internal eMMC with ext4 filesystem, when i mount the file system using following command message popups telling filesystem is mounted without ...
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HP pavilion 15 peries 2014 Overheating [on hold]

Anyone get overheating problem with new hp pavilion laptop even gaming? I'm planing to bought new laptop here specification of that intel core i7 4510U processor 8GB RAM 840M nvidia VGA Is that ...
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Mac Terminal's Find menu resets settings when I navigate away

I'm trying to search through some script output on the Mac terminal (Mac OS X Yosemite, 10.10.1, recently bought MacBook) using the built in Edit > Find > Find... utility. I want to do a search that ...
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1answer
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How to enable specific extensions in Firefox private mode?

I'm planning to use time tracking plugins for my time spent on the web and would like the private browsing sessions to be counted in. In Chrome you can separately enable specific plugins in ...
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1answer
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How to wake up / enter system after slock?

I'm using xmonad as my window manager. There's no default hibernate/lock app by default. I tried slock, it locked my screen; however, I don't know how to re-enter the system: there's just a black ...
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SSH via Tor with Putty

How does one set up Tor in PuTTY? I'm using the Tor Browser Bundle on Windows 8.1. I came across https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/TorifyHOWTO/Putty but the screenshot containing the ...
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Notepad++ Not loading workspace

Usually when I open Notepad++ it shows the workspace I was using previously. Today however, it is showing a blank workspace and when I select 'Reload Workspace' it says 'Can not find file to reload' ...
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1answer
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Windows 8 pro: backup to pendrive connected to router usb

I have a Windows 8 pro pc, I'd like to connect a pendrive to my router (it supports this, the pen is seen as a network share) and use it to backup my pc with the standard MS backup tool. Will it ...
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How to uninstall onedrive in my laptop

I recently purchased a dell laptop running on windows 8 os,At the time of configuration of my latop I have given my outlook user details. Now the problems is preloaded one drive application is logged ...
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No GUI and Long on screen in ubuntu 14.04 after removing GTK

I removed the gtk+2 and gtk+3 by the command "apt-get remove" command. But after that, I could not log on to my system, there is no Log in screen and other GUI icons.But the PC is working, I could ...
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1answer
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Win7 won't mount WinXP share

For quite some time I have had an old WinXP server, with a couple of shared folders, and a Win7 client, accessing those shares. It used to work flawlessly up until 2 weeks ago, when there was a black ...
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I want to put password on a folder in a sharefolder

I work in a share-folder. I am not the administrator but i want to protect a particular folder where i keep my files so that anyone who accesses that folder has to be asked for a password.
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How to transfer data to other sheets automatically

I have this master list (Sheet 1) including all items: Name Price Stocks Colours A1 A2 A3 B1 B2 I need to separate the items into different sheets like: Sheet 2: Item Price Stocks ...
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1answer
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How to repair cdedit program?

cdedit.exe will not start. When I double click, it flashes on screen for a split second and does not load. I have Windows 7. I am unable to change my default operating system.
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MacBook Pro, Mac OS X, Version 10.7.5, 2 GHz Intel Core i7, Python 3.4.2, matplotlib 1.4.2

matplotlib responds with error and therefore I can not plot. ipython dialog gives ... In [10]: help('matplotlib.pylab') problem in matplotlib.pylab - PermissionError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: ...
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Firefox 34 can't visit certain sites

Got an unusual problem: I have a new lubuntu machine that can only visit certain websites with firefox 34. Can't visit google.com/ncr, can't visit jetbrains.com (I want to get a couple of IDEs), can't ...
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1answer
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What is Btrfs's disk space caching?

I noticed in my syslog that BTRFS reports enabling "disk space caching". What is Btrfs's "disk space caching"?
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Windows 8.1 Single Language: Access is denied (hosts file and registry)

Just switched from windows 7 to 8.1 (New machine scanned for viruses, Antivirus temporary disabled) and discovered that windows doesn't allow access to large amount of its files that were easily ...
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1answer
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Windows 8 or Nvidia issue: Part of screen fades out to gray

I have this very weird issue that occurs on my machine, and it's easy to reproduce: Method 1: Go to Youtube or another video site play a video the rest of the screen fades out to gray The video ...
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2answers
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Can't access laptop BIOS when SSD is plugged in

I've been struggling with this for a couple hours now. I recently bought a new SSD to replace the HDD that came with my laptop (Lenovo S510p Touch). I wanted a fresh install so I connected the SSD to ...
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1answer
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How to use i3 window manager in fedora with gnome

I installed i3 and have its config file ~/.i3/config ready. When I execute i3 command, it says, ERROR: Another window manager seems to be running (X error 10). I found this article. I don't know ...
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How to efficiently rename all files/directories with same name?

I'm trying to rename a few common files/directories in my music collection. As of now, my music library is organized this way: Music Artist Album Song Song ...
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1answer
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Error C0190019 applying update operation 6503 of 138763 (SettingSync.dll)

Recently I was trying to update my Windows 8.1. I downloaded the update and started update process. As soon the the installations started I encountered the error mentioned above. I did some ...
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Creative solutions to work around kext signing issue in Yosemite? [on hold]

Unfortunately Apple has decided to create kext signing in Yosemite that creates issues for SSDs that require Trim support for optimal function and longevity. Whether this is vendor lock in or ...
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1answer
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Immediate Restart After Power On - Before BIOS

When I originally built this PC, it had an issue with randomly restarting. I proceeded to try a bunch of things and ended up unplugging everything except the power switch and the cards I have in it. ...
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Compatibility Different motherboard and processor? - Custom PC [on hold]

I am planning to build my own first custom computer my guide is on youtube pc perspective building a gaming pc. Here is the list If i change the AMD6300 to AMD8350 and use different motherboard that ...
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votes
1answer
21 views

How to full screen command prompt in a Virtualbox XP vm?

I am running a legacy DOS application in windows XP command prompt and I can't manage to show it full screen. As I saw, this is not only my DOS app, but every command prompt I open in Windows vbox, ...
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1answer
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IE will always go to Tunnelbear when opening new tab

I have Tunnelbear installed, but it is off, not even launched. Now when I click open a new tab in IE 11 (on Windows 8.1), the title of the tab will show text beginning with Tunnelbear... briefly ...
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Windows Defaulting language to 'Unknown Language' Causing applications to crash on startup

Recently I've noticed that windows seems to be defaulting by system language for all applications to 'Unknown Language': This is causing some applications to crash on startup. If I quickly change ...
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1answer
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Back up a bootable USB drive to an image file

I've used the "Recovery Disk" function in Windows 8.1 to create a bootable USB drive with the factory defaults for a laptop. Now I plan to wipe the laptop and install Ubuntu on it. I'm not ...
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In Eclipse, can you set the print margin for different widths based on file type?

In Eclipse, I can set the width of my print margin by going to Preferences > General > Editors > Text Editors. I want my Java files to have a print margin at column 80 and my HTML files to have a ...
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stop “middle click” on laptop

I have had an issue for years with IE where I'd somehow close a tab I was switching to. It was annoying, but thankfully rare. Since switching to Chrome as my primary browser, I find myself ...
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How can I connect to my vagrant box after I reject port 22 on the box by ufw?

Yes, I enabled utw on my guest box and I believe I didn’t allow port 22 before I logged out. Now I can’t SSH to it any more. Is there any way to save all my work on it?
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Change DHCP IP Pool Starting Address

How can I change DHCP IP Pool Starting Address from 192.168.1.xxx to 192.168.10.xxx?
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my PC has administrator account..then the guest account.i don't know the p.word. how do i by-pass the p.word so that i can have admin rights [on hold]

can anyone please help me.i have the administrator account..then the guest account. I do not know thhe password. how do I either by-pass the admin password..or create another admin account so that I ...
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Windows System Sounds not playing (Windows 8.1 x64)

In the Volume Mixer, when I drag the "Speakers" master volume level slider, I hear the expected Ding. But When I drag the System Sounds slider, nothing. Sound from applications is working normally. I ...
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What are the best ways of backing up graphics design projects(free & premium) [on hold]

Am a newbie. I'd really like to know what platforms have worked for you as a designer in backing up your projects. Links to these resources are highly appreciated. Thanks for any advise you give.
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Interpolate File Contents Into Command Argument Used in Puppet Manifest

I have a SQL command that I would like to use as the value of a JSON node, which is a part of an index definition. All of this is passed as a command in a puppet manifest. I would like to ...
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Windows 8.1 upgrade blew out other GPT disks?

I was multibooting an EFI laptop. The laptop was using GPTs, and it had Windows 8.0, Ubuntu, Fedora and Debian on it. I updated the laptop to Windows 8.1 through the free App Store update because I ...
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Annoying low-contrast grey fonts in Google [on hold]

Google seems to use by default grey rather than black fonts... This is annoying and inexplicable from the practical point of view: (1) you need a brand-new, high-contrast monitor, and (2) you need a ...

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