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I know C# and Python.

Nov
3
answered How do I copy a file/folder from another user's home directory in Linux?
Nov
1
answered How to find the /dev name of my USB device
Oct
23
comment My drive says “drive corrupt and unreadable”. How can I fix it?
palimpsest is the Linux 'Disk Utility' commonly found in desktop distributions like Fedora & Ubuntu. OP, Run that & see what you get.
Oct
23
answered Do I need to reformat my new NTFS disk when using it on Linux, even if it's working?
Oct
18
comment How do I upload huge files across the internet without using P2P?
SFTP may be the way to go here
Oct
17
revised Can you charge any device with Mini-B USB receptacle from any charger with Mini-B USB plug?
usb3 allows 150mA
Sep
29
comment Is there a distinct advantage that a PS2 port has over a serial/USB port?
It can be hard to fry serial or ps/2 ports. Most chipsets these days will allow you to switch keyboard and mouse, but it used to be you had to plug the keyboard in first - mice could damage a keyboard port - I never had one go, but I always plug in the keyboard first.
Sep
28
comment Could I save printer's ink/toner by changing the font?
Seems like Ecofonts are a modification of the Bitstream Vera fonts. :(
Sep
16
comment How does adding a device in Firefox Sync work, when Mozilla never knows your encryption key?
I would venture a guess that the letters correspond to parts of the decryption key for that device, but that assumes asymmetric crypto.
Sep
16
comment How can I download a whole playlist from YouTube to MP3?
Tinyogg worked for a while (you could download & convert on your own w/ ffmpeg), but that's been discontinued. This seems like one of those tools that just leads to copyright infringement, sadly.
Sep
16
comment How to delete files from my indestructable memory card?
You should accept your answer.
Sep
13
revised Recover files from a dead SD card in linux? (Possibly killed by a Nokia E71)
added 210 characters in body
Sep
13
answered How to delete files from my indestructable memory card?
Sep
9
answered Is it normal for a Dell Inspiron 530 to have is fan to spin up 3 times before it POSTS?
Sep
9
comment Reinstall operating system on computer with full disk encryption
Yeah, the fact that you can see NTFS means that you can wipe the drive. Happy formatting.
Sep
8
answered Reinstall operating system on computer with full disk encryption
Aug
29
comment How to configure VPN in ubuntu?
System -> Administration -> Log File Viewer if you want graphical. If you want to browse the files yourself, check /var/log
Aug
29
comment How to configure VPN in ubuntu?
Check your logs - sometimes you'll get more information from them about what the failure is.
Aug
9
comment Would installing memory in my Samsung ML-2851ND Black and White laser make it print PDFs faster?
192MB sticks don't exist. It's 128 + 64.
Jul
27
answered Flashing BIOS under DOS