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May
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answered Oracle VirtualBox networking - Can I make a network that doesn't use any of the host computers?
May
14
comment How to backup a bulletin board hosted by a 3rd party?
It's not as good as a database backup, but you might be able to get the content with a program like HTtrack.
May
13
comment How to move linux distros without losing data
I can't imagine it's a good idea to try this - you might get away with it since Mint is so similar to Ubuntu, but I would not be surprised if you ended up with a broken system. You can certainly preserve your data (as in, everything in /home), but expecting installed packages to work is probably unrealistic.
May
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reviewed Approve How to install VLC media player in CentOS6?
Apr
25
reviewed Edit Can I open a Corel Draw file in Adobe Photoshop?
Apr
25
revised Can I open a Corel Draw file in Adobe Photoshop?
Improved title, improved language in post and added tags.
Apr
25
reviewed Approve How do I find a file by filename in Mac OSX terminal?
Apr
22
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Apr
17
comment what is the best way to send a large amount of data between two computers?
Probably because Windows auto-configures the connections with some default non-routable IP - as long as they're on the same subnet and don't assign the same one this will probably work.
Apr
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reviewed Approve New hardware same hard drive with same OS
Apr
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reviewed Approve Will QEMU emulate processors newer than the one in which it's running?
Apr
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reviewed Approve When naming a port adapter which port should be said first?
Apr
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reviewed Approve Which version of Git to use with Windows
Apr
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reviewed Approve Recovering data from a broken memory stick
Apr
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answered what is the best way to send a large amount of data between two computers?
Apr
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comment what is the best way to send a large amount of data between two computers?
Yes. But if you don't have a gigabit router the connection will be much slower.
Apr
16
comment what is the best way to send a large amount of data between two computers?
You don't even need a crossover cable with reasonably modern hardware - the NIC will autonegotiate and perform the crossover automatically.
Apr
16
comment what is the best way to send a large amount of data between two computers?
No point in buying flash memory just to transfer files - why not just connect an Ethernet cable, manually assign addresses, and copy everything over? It's probably the fastest way if both machines support gigabit (well, except a fast USB3.0 drive, I guess).
Apr
15
reviewed Approve Routing static IPs to different machines on LAN
Apr
15
reviewed Reject How can I create a shell context menu like “Play to”? (Dynamic add items)