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How to point MacVim to the right perl on OSX 10.10?

When I try to use MacVim from the command line, I get dyld: Library not loaded: /System/Library/Perl/5.12/darwin-thread-multi-2level/CORE/libperl.dylib Referenced from: ...
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Wake on LAN prevents sleep mode

The Wake on LAN (WOL) feature of my Intel 82579V Gigabit LAN adapter is working great in case my Windows PC is powered off. But because my network card is able to wake my PC I can’t use the sleep ...
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Skype automatically adjusts my microphone volume Windows 7

A little preface: I know this question has been asked over and over, but the archived answers unfortunately don't solve my problem. Skype automatically increases my volume to ear-deafening levels ...
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HDMI sound output mysteriously no longer works in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)

Everything was working fine with HDMI sound working as it should in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite). Then recently: I turned off the laptop. 24 hours later I turn on the laptop Connected it to the HDTV ...
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How can something like the “passwd” file contain a shell?

I was doing some reading, and in Jon Erickson’s “Hacking, 2nd Edition: The Art of Exploitation” on page 89 I read that: passwd file contains account information for every user on the system, ...
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Keyboard not recognized whe

When I remote in to the host computer, it will not recognize my keyboard. It was working fine until recently. I have uninstalled and reinstalled on the host and remote computers but that didn't ...
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how to process my queue in FileZilla opening concurrent transfers?

I have my connection to a site in FileZilla allowing multiple connections (you can limit the number of simultaneous connections in the Transfer Settings tab for my site in the site manager), and in ...
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“file://” links working on one WordPress site but not the other. Both running on same server

I have 2 different WordPress sites on the same server. Both of them contain links to files on our internal network, which are linked using the file:// protocol. Here is the problem: On one of the ...
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Install software on IGEP COM BusyBox Linux board

I have the IGEP device with very stripped Embedded Linux on it which has almost no software installed. The first thing I tried to do was to configure Wi-Fi module using iwconfig. However the iwconfig ...
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What to do with this defective hard drive, recognized by BIOS but not by OS?

I'm trying to recover a 2.5-inch toshiba HDD drive from a laptop, which suddenly stopped working. When powered on, the disk was totally silent and thus not spinning anymore. Since it is out of ...
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Show deleted emails in Office 2013 conversation view

Another major efficiency-reducing problem with Office 2013 is that they have filtered out items from the Deleted Items folder from conversation view, even if you select the "Show Message from Other ...
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Only show unread senders in Outlook 2013 conversation view

In Outlook 2013, all the senders in a thread are bolded when any new message arrives. In Outlook 2010, when a conversation has an unread message, the title is bolded and the list of senders in the ...
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How to encrypt all—or part—of a USB hard drive that can be accessed by both Linux and Mac OS X?

I bought a new USB Hard Drive that I want to use as a back up for my Linux (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS at the moment) and my Mac Mini (running Mac OS X 10.9). I can do this perfectly at the moment, but I want ...
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How do I prevent an Asus Q301LA laptop from shutting down when I am actually selecting sleep?

I purchased an Asus Q301LA laptop about 9 months ago. It ran Windows 8.1 from the beginning, and worked flawlessly. But about a week ago it began having sleep issues. Whenever I try to put it into ...
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Dell windows 7 computer

My Latitude E6500 dell computer sound disappeared, Everything is fine it literally disappeared, there is no reason it is not working I do not understand why. Please help. I did not touch anything?
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Attempt to gitolite mirror says “you should pull first”

Some of the repositories we mirror using gitolite are now erroring with: % gitolite mirror push mirror-host repo/path remote: error: denying non-fast-forward refs/heads/feature/FOO-XXX-bar (you ...
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Windows Recent Items Frequently Erased

For the past few weeks, the recent items list for a number of Microsoft programs has been periodically erased: Recent Excel files cleared (no recent files shown in the Open dialog). Recent Remote ...
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How to select and paste text in kdiff3

I'm using kdiff3 to do a 3-way diff, but I can't get it to move text over from one file to another. According to this answer about merge tools on stackoverflow, you can press ctrl+1/2/3 (or command + ...
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Can I transfer Photos From my phone to my computer via Google Pictures and then have Google Transfer them to a file in my computer?

Can I transfer Photos From my phone to my computer via Google Pictures and then have Google Transfer them to a file in my computer? It would be great if I could get Google to delete the pictures form ...
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Excel - Indexing non-financial data

I have an index of Bates stamped (numerically stamped, similar to page numbers) documents in Excel. There may be a series of 50 or more documents that are related, and I am looking for a way to ...
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Is windows 8 better than windows 7? [on hold]

Both operating systems seems to be good but I doubt that windows 8 is better than windows 7. Is windows 8 as good as Microsoft wants us to believe it is?
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How would I map a network drive on a system that's behind a router?

My end objective is to synchronize a directory structure on machine A (Win7) to what's on machine B (Win 8.1). There are multiple programs out there that will do a good job of this when they can see ...
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Do I need to upgrade my Intel SATA AHCI controller drivers?

I have an ASUS P8P67M Rev 3.0 and a OCZ Vertex II SATA 2 SSD running Windows 7 x64. I will be upgrading the SSD to a Samsung 850 EVO SATA 3. I've read in several sites that in order to get the ...
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switch to x server window using alt tab program switcher

For x server (Cygwin X server hosted on windows platform) the alt-tab program switcher does not work. The x server window (in my case gvim) does not show up in the list of windows when using alt-tab. ...
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Transfer hard drive from amd processor to intel processor laptop Windows8.1

I am trying to transfer an ssd from a Pavilion with an amd processor to a dell xsp m1710 since it is laying around but on load the screen is black. I thought it was filing related based on the ssd ...
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At a loss, email failing to send

I am trying to send email from linux (Ubuntu v14), some email addresses it works, and some it's not, and I am completely lost. I am not a linux guy so it's kind of all new to me. Here's the log from ...
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Operating computer in 28 degrees C environment

My computer have to sit in facility where fresh water tropical fish live, so that ambient conditions are stable 28.5C and <50% humidity. Those are well-below speck of all hardware (PC, cameras, ...
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chrome copy paste of URL with german umlaut changes characters

I am using chrome 41 on Windows 7 (classic theme). In chrome i have this url http://www.faszinationtür.de/images/PDFs/prospekt49.pdf open and copied it to the clipboard the result is the following ...
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Computer does not boot, even POST does not execute

I had some problems with booting windows for last weeks. I needed to select boot device every time to boot Windows. Resetting several times to default values didn't helped so as reinstalling different ...
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Removing case for HP ElitePad 1000 G2 Rugged

I just received a HP ElitePad 1000 G2 Rugged to test my software on and I was looking to remove the case it comes with. All pictures I see of the ElitePad 1000 looks slim, so that leads me to believe ...
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How to attach domain to VPS server

I just bought a domain at godaddy whatever. I do have a VPS server hosted by iniz. Now when i try to link the domain which i just bought with my VPS server in my 'iniz client area' they want me to ...
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VLC youtube addon convert/save

I am trying to figure out how to save playlists being streamed with the VLC Youtube Addon similar to this question, but different because I want to save them without having to watch them (Neither of ...
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/opt partition not mounting in DD-WRT v24-sp2

I'm facing problems trying to install optware packages on a TP-Link TL-WR841n v8 running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (4MB flash, 32MB RAM). I did the following through telnet: nvram set jffs_mounted=1 nvram set ...
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Web Scraping Software that is easy to use? [on hold]

Need a web scraping software or screen scraping software that is easy to use and can extract data from Javascript pages as well as behind logins.
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Opening software in new window by default

Kind of crazy, but I'm trying to be a developer using Windows 8 and one thing really annoys me - if I want to open, for example, 5 instances of the command line, I have to right click the cmd icon and ...
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Laptop turned off without charged

I have a Asus N55SF laptop, and always when I unplug my device from the charger it immediately shuts down - the battery decreases from 100% to 1% in few seconds. Perhaps the problem is with my i7 ...
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Segment Airport-based Home Network

I would like to segment my network up so that I can better lock down my kids as they are getting to the ages where I'll need to get them a computer. I would prefer to use OpenDNS's filtering services ...
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Has the internal SATA mobile rack fried the HDD?

I just built a machine with a Coolermaster Silencio case that has an internal SATA mobile rack. After booting to Windows 7, I inserted a 2TB SATA HDD and the machine crashed. Now that 2TB HDD is no ...
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Why is Java running on my PC when I never use it?

Java runs constantly. Is it needed? I did not install it. No one else uses my laptop; a Dell Inspiron N5010. I don’t do any Java programming. Don’t know how it got there; I believe that are versions 7 ...
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In IIS Webserver, How to create a folder in the root directory to host download files?

I have Windows server 2012 r2 and an IIS webserver setup hosting 2 wordpress websites from the same dynamic ip address. Everything is working great and as expected. I am trying to figure out how ...
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Is there a virus that can cause a computer to catch on fire or diodes to reverse? [on hold]

This actually happened to me the other day.I was playing a Happy Wheels Demo on the Internet when all of the sudden my screen started to become all glitchy. Then there was a smell of smoke, and I ...
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.py file downloads instead of executing

I am mint 17.1, apache2, php3.4.0 I reloaded mint new. Modified apache2.conf file to have: <Directory /var/www/html> Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews AllowOverride None ...
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HP Pavilion Windows 8.1 Fn key + function key doesn't work in the System Startup to access BIOS

HP Pavilion Windows 8.1 Fn key + function key doesn't work in the System Startup to access BIOS. I can get to the system startup page but I cannot access the BIOS screen because the function keys on ...
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Allow users to upload every kind of file through PHP script without security risk

I want to allow users of my website to upload any file on the webserver. Is there any risk if they don't know where is the storage folder? Any advice to secure that? Thanks for your help.
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Checking open ports on a netgear router

I'm having troubles connecting to ftps via Filezilla. They told me it could be router ports. Some say 21 port (exit traffic?) is always open, some say it's closed. How do I check if it's open? If it's ...
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Strang, same simple awk script has different results on different machines

This is the strangest mystery ever -- same simple awk script has different results on different machines. The awk script is really simple: $ cat awk_test.awk BEGIN { troubleshoot = 1 } # GET: ...
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Alternate rabbitmq-server restarts fail - CentOS7

I have installed rabbitmq-server on a CentOS7 Virtual Machine. After the installation is done. I tried restarting the server. I noticed that every restart after a successful restart is failing. I ...
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Run xeyes in Docker over Boot2Docker on OS X

I seem to have a thing for yak shaving. I have XQuartz 2.7.7 (xorg-server 1.15.2) running on my Mac with Yosemite. I can run xeyes locally. I have a Docker image with xeyes installed. I build it with ...
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Will this old Pentium Dual Core 2Ghz desktop run Windows 8.1?

I have this old PC that runs very smoothly with Windows XP, but since Microsoft has dropped support I am no longer using it so I decided to buy a Windows 8.1 copy and install on it. I would like to ...
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How can I encode an image sequence to a 24bit RGB888 AVI file on OSX?

I would like to convert an image sequence to an RGB888 avi file on OSX. I used VirtualDub on Windows, but I'd rather not go back and forth between operating systems if I can. I did try running ...

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