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RAID configurations are resetted after reboot-Ubuntu Server

I have configured software RAID 1 in Ubuntu Server. I have created RAID 1 and now one of the Disk fails so I removed it. I had attached a new disk. Created partitions as same like /sda from fdisk. I ...
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Is it possible to run a program as “elevated” standard user in Windows 7?

Is it possible to run a program as "elevated" standard user in Windows 7? So if the user runs a program as if they were an “admin” their actions would be saved under their username—siuch as ...
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MySQL Workbench periodically errors on auto-save?

What could cause this? It pops up every few minutes while MySQL Workbench is open. I already tried the obvious, blunt-force fix, but it didn't work: Granting all permissions to Everyone in the entire ...
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Detect touch hardware using VBScript

I am looking for a way to detect installed HID compliant touch hardware device using VBScript.
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Data Recovery on reformated drive is encrypted

I used Data Recovery Pro by Pareto Logic and when recovering the files it suddenly crash, the files recovered is now encrypted and I tried to scan again but didn't work. Any help, or suggestions is a ...
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wget stops downloading: Cannot write to `-' (success)

Please have in mind that I don't know anything about servers, nor any of its vocabulary, I am a simple web coder, trying to figure my way on the universe! I'm trying to link dropbox on my server, I am ...
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What do you call the place on a hard drive (or motherboard, or anywhere else) to place jumpers?

Most hard drives have a set of pins next to the pata or sata port to place jumpers to do things such as designating it a slave or master. What is the name of those set of other pins? Hard drives are a ...
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Is it possible to open links in notepad++ with single click?

I think the default setting in notepad++ is to require double clicking on html links. I have found indication on the internet ( http://osdir.com/ml/editors.notepad++/2007-03/msg00522.html ) that it ...
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Can’t ping between two virtual machines using VirtualBox host-only adapter in OS X

I am trying to run Kali Linux in one VirtualBox, and a De-ICE machine in another VirtualBox on a Mac (OS X 10, if it matters). I want to use the host-only adapter to connect the machines so the Kali ...
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How do I view AVI file that requires GTCC codec?

I have pretty much tried every type of decoder package out there (K-lite, CCCP, Satsuki, etc.) but no luck. I used an old webcam back in the early 2000s when recording. Really need to now what this ...
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Displaying data correctly in a chart Word 2013

On the horizontal axis on this graph, I only have data for 1, 5, and 25. I want the graph to display as if i had 25 values and have the data show it respectively. For example, instead of reading 1 ...
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SSD upgrade in Desktop and Laptop

Hey Super User community, I'm looking into upgrading 2 fairly old devices to SSD drives to give them speed boosts! The first device is a 2006 Dell Dimension E520 desktop which currently holds a ...
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How can I delete superuser account? [migrated]

I don't want to keep my account on superuser because this site doesn't suit my taste, how can I delete it? I have looked into my account but it seems there isn't any option like that, but maybe I am ...
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Changing default folder where Picasa saves laptop camera shots

While typesetting my math notes in latex, I sometimes use Picasa to make my laptop-camera take photos of hand-drawn figures. These are then included into my latex notes. However, Picasa always saves ...
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laptop shuts off out of sudden when the fan suddenly stops spinning

My laptop recently got an issue. it will shuts down during loading when I turn it off repeatedly. it got worse during time, previously, if it happens, next try the laptop would work fine, but now, I ...
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how to use public ip in my private network

I'm trying to use public IP address in my private network. In a short, how to set public IP, which is different to endpoint IP of my private network, to my server in my private network? Is other ...
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Unable to open Excel or Word files in Office 2013

I updated from Office 2010 to Office 2013 last night. I am trying to open my Excel files now that I am using Office 2013, but when I do, the program opens up, but I only get a blank screen. I did ...
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Cannot Root HTC EVO 3D, Will Not Install zip [migrated]

I've been trying for days to root my HTC EVO 3D. I successfully unlocked it and flashed a custom recovery (4EXT 1.0.0.5 R7). However, when I try to flash SuperUser 3.1.3 I get the Aborted error. I've ...
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is there any player that automatically convert HD movies to standards only?

my Lenovo netbook was not so new, I have a problem when im wathching HD movies on my netbook. I hate it when it gets pixelated whenever I watched on it. OR is this a problem on my video card?
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ERROR: Windows cannot find the path specified

After backup, the following message prompted: Backup encountered a problem while backing up file C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\Dropbox\OAK HILL THEOLOGICAL COLLEGE 2014_15\HEBREW GRAMMAR ...
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Startup time of VPN is slow

A VPN manager takes a really long time to startup after the user logs in. I'm not sure if all the time being taken is just for the VPN manager starting, or establishing the actual connection (but it ...
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Cloning two external monitors to one laptop

I have a dell lattitude E6230 and 2 HP monitors. I tried connecting them using a Belkin HDMI to dual VGA adapter but the monitors throw a message :change resolution to 1600X900 and 60Hz. But my dell ...
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impossible to store HDD image on external USB 2.0 HDD

I will enclose here my complaint which I send to motherboard maker Gigabyte, regarding USB external hard disk problem. Please read it and if anybody knows how to solve this, thanks. My computer has ...
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How can i remove bootup partition in my netbook?

I accidentally clicked the bootup partition while im making a partition on my hard drive. problem is my other partition was now corrupted due to OS issue. I want to remove it but im not sure how. Can ...
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Do I need to connect the jumper pins in a SATA hard drive to anything?

I am looking at replacing the 16GB SSD on my Chromebook (C710-2856) with a bigger, maybe a little faster SSD so that my laptop has room for more Linux stuff and maybe Windows 8 if I can find the ...
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Monitor receives NO SIGNAL after moving computer/changing resolution; I've tried all suggestions on the internet to no avail

Specs Computer: Dell XPS 420 OS: Windows Vista (Not sure 32-bit or 64-bit) Motherboard: Dell BTX motherboard CPU: 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 RAM: 2GB (not sure) Graphics: GeForce 8800 GTX ...
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Network icon not showing up on the system tray

I'm not sure why but my network icon is not letting me connect to the internet because is doesn't exist. I tried to enable it but it is blacked out and is not changeable. This is on windows 7 ...
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Plz help me to solve this probability [on hold]

Imagine that you have a theory that, in the long run, drawing pins land pin-up 2/3 of the time when tossed high in the air (and pin-down the other 1/3 of the time). The competing theory is that the ...
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Is there a way to 'clean out' physical memory (RAM) that is tied up on my Centos/Apache webserver?

I am developing something that requires Server-side javascript, and as such am using PhatomJS to run the JS. It uses up about a 1GB of physical memory when all is well, but if I screw up some ...
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JavaScript to detect user activity?

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 never come across something similar ...
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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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