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The arrangement of data for storage or display, also used as a term to empty a partition.

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How was this video made

ok guys I'm genuinely confused how this video was made and was wondering whether anyone could shed light on how this video might have been made or encoded or something. this video in discord is 51 ...
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Recovering data and fixing RAW format on Seagate Backup Plus 4TB External Hard Drive

I need some help from you. I'm on Windows 10 with a 4TB Seagate Backup Plus External Hard Drive and it seems to be in RAW format. I say "it seems" because it is really hard to try to load/...
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Copying data from one table to cell to another in Word 365

We used Word 2013 up until yesterday. Now we've been "upgraded" to Word 365. Up until yesterday, I had many documents with columns of figures that have tabs in the cells. Copying the data, ...
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How to get LibreOffice Calc to recognize dates in YYYY/MM/DD format?

I've been given a large tab-separated-values (TSV) text file that contains dates in the format YYYY/MM/DD. I tried copy and pasting the dates into LibreOffice Calc, but it didn't recognize the strings ...
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Unistalled usb drivers Windows 10

The story begins when I formated my pc. Everything was perfect except a small problem. The screen was going black for a second and the usb connected sound was made. I googled the problem and found ...
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Can't format M.2 SSD as ext4

I'm not able to format my new M.2 as ext4 or xfs I tried using the Kubuntu installer as well as GParted live CD with no luck What could be the cause? Drive info
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I forgot my mac os password on rEFIt

I have MacBook Pro 2013, it has windows and macOS through EFI. I forgot the password of the macOS. I've tried to open the terminal using cmd+s but it opens up a different screen called EFI shell. I ...
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Can’t see a 1TB WD blue Caviar HDD in Windows 10

The HDD appears in BIOS and Windows devices but not in “Disk Manager” so I can get it online, neither with cmd -> diskpart as well. I also tried reinstalling the new BIOS and software again for the ...
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What happens technically when a MicroSD (Secure Digital Storage Device) is not formattable, delectable, or reusable [duplicate]

My question detected as a similar question, and the similar answer is to throw your SD in the garbage! I want to update my question by asking, what happens technically when a microSD card happens to ...
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MicroSD (Secure Digital Storage Device) is not formattable, deletable or reusable [duplicate]

My question detected as a similar question, and the similar answer is to throw your SD in the garbage! I want to update my question by asking, what happens technically when a microSD card happens to ...
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SSD damaged? Format partition? What to do? (MacBook / Unix Terminal)

(moved here from StackOverflow) Hi, the main partition of the (3 y/o) SSD in my old MacBook (2010) appears to be damaged and can't be mounted under Mac OS. I can only boot into recovery mode and ...
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EXCEL Substracting date Thu 11 Feb 2021 - 02:00 and hours (ex:4) gives error

I need to calculate cutoffs to get the final time a truck departs from a node. Here below an example: Thu 11 Feb 2021 - 02:00 - 4 ( Warehouse process Hours) = ERROR I would like to manipulate ...
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How can I completely wipe a USB stick that seems to crash any program that tries to use it? [duplicate]

I have no use for the data on the drive, I just need to wipe it. The drive seems to crash any program that tries to use it, like File Explorer, Disk Management, and even the dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/...
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Would you reformat a brand new external SSD (Samsung T5) or just use out-of-the-box

I just purchased a brand new 1Tb Samsung T5 SSD. When I previously bought an external HDD, I often reformatted it, using NTFS or different sector sizes, etc. Maybe it just seemed the "cool nerdy ...
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Excel sequential dates with gaps

I am trying to create a backup for my timesheet in Excel because I work in several different departments. I need to do a run of seven dates, a space, run of another seven dates, followed by three ...
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How to group multiple date|data columns to one single date column on the left?

I've got a large set of data that looks like: and I've been trying to format it so that instead of having a column of dates for each item, there's only one column of dates on the left. The problem is ...
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How do I list FFMPEG's audio formats?

I'm trying to ask FFMPEG for all the audio formats it can encode. I can get a list of formats with ffmpeg -formats: File formats: D. = Demuxing supported .E = Muxing supported -- D 3dostr ...
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What is going wrong with importing and formatting the following .csv data set into Excel?

I'm trying to import the following CSV data set into Excel. I'm using the Text Import Wizard to set the right delimiters. So far, I used the ";" and "," delimiters. Here is the ...
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Why does this Excel column contain non-numeric data?

I have an Excel column that had a list of ages, with several empty cells more or less evenly distributed along the column. I tried to use the Data Analysis Toolkit add-in to get Descriptive Statistics ...
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Windows 7 Reconfigure Dynamic Disk which uses 2 physical disks

I've inherited a Windows 7 machine and am having some storage management issues. I'm not too much of Windows expert so hoping for some help. My computer is setup with having a 56GB C drive and a ...
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Can I move windows 10 from external hdd to internal ssd?

I want to install the old windows version on my laptop instead of the cracked version which is installed now, the old version is in the external hard drive and the cracked version on the internal ssd. ...
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Fastest way to format a list of numbers in excel?

I have a list of order #s w/ several line items; each line item needs to be listed w/a unique # but include original #; like 1234-1, 1234-2, 1234-3 then 2345-1, 2345-2. Easiest way to do this?
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SSD Failed to Formated - Initialized

I have an ssd that worked with windows 10, after an update it did not open again, I tried to restore the system but it failed, I tried to format it as en external disk but always failed , i have try a ...
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How to get sum of Hour Minute from a text format cell?

I have a column with data like this: 2 Hour, 23 Minute 1 Hour, 10 Minute I need a total summation of this column in Hour Minute format. It can be 3 Hour, 43 Minute. Or 3:43 will do. So far, I have ...
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Format in Excel 2007 to show Currency symbol and no decimal point or following zero, unless .50

I have an invoice, with a list of items and their charge. Most are whole pounds, but there are 4 with a value of £2.50. If the quantity is an odd number, the calculated result needs to display as £7....
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Unable to Format, Clean, Change Drive Letter of USB [duplicate]

I have a 16GB USB drive and have been using it along with DBAN to wipe some old PCs. Now when I plug it into my computer it does not show up in Windows Explorer. It appears in Disk Management however ...
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Gparted shows microSD card as unknown filesystem and cant format it [duplicate]

I have a microSD card that stopped working and am having issues getting it to work. The card is not old and wasnt used a lot. I am able to format it on Windows and Linux but always goes back to the ...
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Excel date format changes with different regional settings (2020-08-01 to 2020.08.01)

I searched most of the posts, but there is no solution to my problem. This is what I tried using Excel 365 with English Windows Machine: And this is what I get when I open the file with Excel 365 on ...
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Rufus accidently used on a hard disk, now a whole raid box has been wiped

This is possibly a question for Akeo, the author of Rufus. My problem is that I was using Rufus to format a USB drive, and I did something wrong. Now a whole ICY BOX RAID box (configured as RAID 5 ...
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Format SSD with nvme : LBA Format specified is not supported

I would like to erase a SSD under Fedora 32 using nvme utility and I get this message : "LBA Format specified is not supported". nvme --version nvme version 1.10.1 nvme list Node : /dev/...
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Formatting bootable usb

Running Debian Sqeeze. Created bootable USB to test Ubunto. Now wish to format USB, tried all usual methods:- r/click & format Got Quark 11 error. rm -r (directory name) Got Not a directory. ...
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How to replace decimal symbol Comma to decimal symbol Dot above bars in chart?

I would like to change comma decimal to dot decimal for numbers that have decimals but don't know how to do that inside Powerpoint. I'm aware of changing Windows setting outside of Powerpoint but I ...
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Convert .wav to .mp3 with specific codec using LAME

I have two audio files, One is .mp3 format ( extension is .wav but the file is .mp3 ) and other is actual .wav format. I am trying to convert actual .wav format same as first .mp3 file. First .mp3 ...
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Why does Excel now require a slash for dates and how do I change it back so it does not?

I used to be able to type a date without any separators, ie 062509 and Excel would recognize it and return the date in whichever date format I selected, such as June 25, 2009 or 06/25/2009. Now Excel ...
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USB Drive Writing speed is so slow

I have a 32gb sandisk usb drive. Today when i tried to copy some of the movies to my USB, it was so slow. I mean always the speed goes below 500kb. I used the drive even yesterday. I have faced no ...
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I'm having trouble formatting my hardrive. How can I resolve this?

recently I bought an SSD and cloned my entire C drive to it. My OS was still booting from my HDD, and so I figured the computer would run much better if everything was running from the SSD. Sure ...
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Formatting the USB over and over again [duplicate]

I have installed Pop OS on my computer along with Windows. I used a USB to install Pop. When I plugged it in a Windows machine, I couldn't access it. I used AOMEI to format and assign drive letter ...
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Excel automatically changes format from numeric to either date or other number format

I wrote a query in postgresql to get the data I need and want to further analyze it in excel. But everytime I past my numeric variables it either turns into a short date format or a number like 27....
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How do I format disk from UEFI shell?

I need to format 2 disks from pre-built UEFI shell. So I have 2 questions. How do I format a disk from UEFI Shell? How do I know what is the disk name or label? By the way, in the first question I ...
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How to set specific saving location and format for a specific Word document?

Is there a way to set a specific saving location, and format (let's say PDF) for a single Word document (not as default for every Word documents)? Thanks
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Audio/Video out of sync on concatenating videos using ffmpeg : Non-monotonous TDS output

I am trying to add two videos using ffmpeg and the output video/audio is out of sync (and fast forwarded). Goal is to put intro.mp4 before the original file clip.flv My approach is to Change the ...
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Damaged Sd card

My sd card was damaged and it asked me to format. A year ago the same thing happened and I format the card and recover the data by recovering software. But now I did wrong by removing the drive letter ...
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Flash drive (ExFAT) shows as empty on Mac but not Windows

I have an ExFAT drive that I recently reformatted & erased, and also used disk utility repair on Mac. When I pop it in a Windows machine, I'm able to view and add files. But the drive appears ...
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Slides from Word outline don't match the slide Master

I am working in Office 365 importing slides to PowerPoint from an outline in Word. I have the slide master set up with the font sizes, types, and colors I want, as well as the bullet types. When I ...
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Robocopy log file - bad formatting

On: windows-10 Pro x64 and Robocopy.exe 10.0.17763.1 Batch .bat file runs Robocopy to backup my user direrctory on C: to H: C: is SSD formatted HTFS, H: is HD formatted HTFS Command in the batch ...
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Lotus Notes incoming email format

I am using Lotus Notes 8.5. I want to check the format for an incoming email. I want to see if it is in plain text, Rich Text, or HTML (or in whatever format). I have Googled a bit but nothing ...
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How can I place a date in dd/mm/yyyy format into an Excel cell with VBA?

I want to fill a cell in a worksheet with the date as string and I want it to be in the dd/mm/yyyy format. I use the following code but it keeps showing as mm/dd/yyyy. I'm not sure what I am doing ...
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Format a USB disk on PURE FAT32, one partition only, on a Mac

There are other questions on SO about this, but not asking what I want. I do not want to know how to format an external FAT32 disk from terminal, because this can be done by typing this: sudo ...
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Install Debian as system’s main OS from a bootable USB flash drive

My system is running Windows 7 x64. I want to install Debian as the main OS from USB flash drive, and I have never did this before. How can I make it to delete Windows 7 at all, and install Debian? ...
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How should this datetime format be interpreted? “20190328012019.000000+120”

20190328012019.000000+120 That's the weird timestamp outputted by WMIC commands on Windows. I assume that 2019 is the year, 03 is the month and 28 is the day, and that 01 is the hour, 20 the minute ...

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