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What to keep/copy from a Thunderbird profile?

During my last years of using Mozilla Thunderbird for my E-Mailing, I always copied my whole profile folder to a new computer or a reinstalled system, which worked fairly well. I use the Lightning ...
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Bash: “.profile” not loaded despite nonexistance of .bash_profile or .bash_login (Debian 10)

Reading the documentation in ~/.profile, on my Debian system, it is stated that # ~/.profile: executed by the command interpreter for login shells. # This file is not read by bash(1), if ...
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How can I clone a Chrome user profile to new profile, but registered to a different Google Account?

Not sure if the question title accurately describes things, so I'll try to be more precise here. I have two Google accounts, one for myself personally @gmail.com, and another as a Google Apps (or ...
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Is it possible to push a command to Disable a Profile on a remote laptop

I have tried to find anything about whether or not this is possible and haven't had any luck. I'm working in I.T. with a company which is now working 100% out of office. Most things can be carried out ...
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kde konsole - automatically assign profile to konsole bookmarks

I am using KDE (Plasma 5.15.4, Framework 5.56.0, Qt 5.12.2) in Kubuntu 19.04 I am familiar with konsole bookmarks and profiles and I use them regularly. Question: I would like to associate a ...
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$PATH variable is messed up, where is it being sourced from in Mac Catalina

When I echo $PATH in terminal, I see a big string that kind of looks messed and has some old irrelevant paths. I would like to fix this. But first, I'd like to understand when I echo $PATH in terminal,...
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How to reset or clear user profile in Windows 10 from command line?

I'll have to use shared user profile which is on Domain. I would like to clear/reset the profile to default settings so it will be like a new profile when user logs in. How can I do this from command ...
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Ubuntu 19.04 profile error: “Find: '/usr/lib/modules/5.0.0-25-generic/kernel/drivers/thermal': File or directory not found”

When I start my computer this message appears: Error found when loading /etc/profile: Find: '/usr/lib/modules/5.0.0-25-generic/kernel/drivers/thermal': File or directory not found I controlled and I ...
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Colors change on external monitor when I close laptop lid, Windows 10

Help! I have an external Benq monitor attached to my Dell laptop (Dell Inspiron 15 5567). When I close the lid on the laptop, the colors change drastically on the monitor. They aren't correct. The ...
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“Change sharing options for different network profiles”. Is it safe from home whatever you choose?

I'm talking about windows 7 and 10. For the average user it's quite confusing, I somehow manage to get a connection between my two home computers, the only problem is I don't really know what I'm ...
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Powershell Profile is not available over ssh

I have installed openssh on my windows 10 desktop through the apps and features menu. I can ssh to the machine and see my files as my regular user. I can access my files, but $PROFILE results in "is ...
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Creating multiple sync profiles in Firefox

I have multiple devices, each of which has Firefox with multiple profiles. Each profile is role independent, and therefore has very different layouts and links, but I move between roles on each of the ...
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Terminal gets closed as soon as I start it

I have newly given ubuntu 16.04. I wanted my terminal to execute command during start up so I go to: Edit -> profile preferences -> run a custom command instead of my shell There I wrote the ...
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Is it possible to elevate an application to run as admin without changing user context (profile)?

I've been coming across this more often as I roll out Windows 10 workstations and encounter various issues with our current software stack. Often I'll need to run an application or utility which ...
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Move specific Windows-10 user profile and installed software to a new pc

It's along the lines of this question but what is not clear if this process will move also my installed programs/games/software that I want to move along to a new computer that is already setup. Here ...
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Logged into a temporary account and the only existing profile appears to be deleted from the C:/Users folder

Opened the laptop and a message showed saying "preparing windows for recovery...this might take up to an hour". After the process I signed in to windows and it said "Could not log into your account" ...
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How to run a bash script automatically at gnome login

I want to use Gnome's inbuilt Screen Recorder for recording GUI sessions for audit purpose. To automate this, I changed the Shortcut for the screen recorder as "Alt+U" and then executed command "...
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~/.bash_profile not source from symlinked login shell

If I call bash --login Then ~/.bash_profile is called. This seems as it should. I also have /bin/sh symlinked to bash $ ls -l /bin/sh lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4 Jun 22 2017 /bin/sh -> bash ...
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/etc/profile.d script interfering with a service starting, and considerably delaying ssh availability after reboot

I have created a script in /etc/profile.d (centos6), not related to puppet in any way, instead it just copy's some files to a users dir. Somehow, on a puppet enterprise master server, this script is ...
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How to see all chrome user profiles when on new computer

I sign in to Chrome browser on Windows 10 using my Google account. In the Chrome browser I have 5 profiles all with different gmail account. Since I sign in to the browser itself I though when having ...
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Mac OS X High Sierra: Firefox profile is missing or inaccessible

4 times in the last 2 weeks Firefox has crashed. When I went to relaunch it, I could not! It told me Your FireFox profile is missing or inaccessible. I tried everything on Mozilla's site, nothing as ...
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User's PowerShell Profile Path Location on Linux and macOS?

I cannot find the user's PowerShell local profile file on Linux. Where is it located at on non-Windows OSs?
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Firefox ESR became very slow with a network profile

We are using Firefox (on Windows) in our company with network based profiles on a local server. It worked fine until Firefox ESR 52.3. But then we switched to ESR 52.4 and later 52.5. Now the access ...
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How to specify which client authentication certificate to use with wifi profile in Windows?

Using EAP-TLS authentication method allows users to authenticate on the Access Point using a client authentication certificate. Via Windows wifi properties, you can choose "Smart Card or other ...
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How do I share konsole profiles with other computers?

I work on several computers and have set them up similarly. Today I created a new Konsole profile on one computer and want to use the new profile on other computers without manually recreating the ...
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“fork: Resource temporarily unavailable” from git in MacOS El Capitan

Sometimes when I am using Git and cannot do a sudo command, it reports fork: Resource temporarily unavailable What does this mean, and what should I do about it?
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R not reading Rprofile.site at startup

When I start R it’s meant to read from /etc/Rprofile.site first thing. I’ve verified that this isn’t happening but have no idea why or how to fix it. When I source('/etc/Rprofile.site') at startup ...
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Setting up customizable power options for different activities (reading, listening to music, etc.)

How can I set up various configurations of customized power options for different activities? Settings I would like to configure: Reading Mode -> screen never goes to sleep, low performance, dim ...
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Cisco VPN client settings overwritten by one host

I frequently connect to my work vpn, and to the vpn of one of my customers. Every time I connect to my customer's VPN all the settings from my work VPN are cleared out. That is, the next time I want ...
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How do I rename the computer name/root in Mac OSX

I'm new to Mac. I would like to rename the computer name/root title that shows up when I open the terminal. Usually it's like computername:~ xxx$ Any and all help is appreciated!
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Where does Windows XP store wlan profiles and how to show/delete them?

I'm running Windows XP on a computer I do not hold (full) admin rights to. I've been trying to figure out where to find and delete a specific wireless network profile using the command line. Using ...
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ffmpeg XDCAM HD vtag profiles

Hey guys sorry for disturbing you again, but these days I have a lot of work to do with ffmpeg. I found on http://code.google.com/p/ffmbc/wiki/XDCAMHD422Encoding vtag settings for XDCAM HD 422 and ...
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How can I set a h.264 profile level with ffmpeg?

I have a movie (m4v/h.264/AAC) which plays fine on my Mac but I recently discovered that it wont play on my Apple TV3. After looking at the properties of this movie file I see that it has a profile ...
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Script to load Wi-Fi profiles [duplicate]

I'm using Windows 7 x64 and I need a script to load 2 wifi profiles. I have exportred the XMLs from a current system. I just need a way to deploy the profiles to people who don't know the first thing ...
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Update Windows 7 laptop domain profile over VPN

I have a company laptop that is a member of our domain, and I access the network using the Cisco VPN client 5.0.07.0290. I just changed my domain password at work using my desktop computer, and now ...
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H.264 profiles support of latest Flash Player (v11.6)

Does anyone know what profiles of H.264 videos latest Flash Player(currently 11.6) supports? Half an hour googling only gives an article from Adobe exactly about my question, which is old, and a page ...
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Can a motherboard BIOS profile be used to disable devices?

Can a mobo BIOS profile be used to disable devices? I want to have a RAID configuration on two drives, but then I have a non-RAID IDE drive I also want to boot from. My idea is to have two different ...
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Gnome-terminal overwriting/ignoring manual file changes to .gconf xml profiles

I have an XML file for a custom profile for gnome-terminal. However, when I throw the file into an appropriate directory like ~/.gconf/apps/gnome-terminal/profiles/Default/%gconf.xml the file is ...
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Can I make Terminal.app open different profiles with shortcut like iTerm?

I've been using iTerm for a while, but I switched back to Terminal.app in Snow Leopard due to the Visor plugin. Most of thing works pretty well after I switched to Terminal.app, except in iTerm, I ...
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Synergy config being shared across computers

For some reason, I am unable to change where my synergy 1.3.1 profile data is being stored. With the result that when I start up, both computers end up reading it from the same shared file. ...
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How to save IP or machines in Putty

I use putty to use ssh to servers. I have different servers and usernames /passwords. Is there any option in putty to save different profiles or ipaddress so that i can click on that it automatically ...
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Share an ATI Catalyst Profile across several/all users

We've set up some hotkeys in the ATI Catalyst Control Panel on a communal machine, and we're trying to share this among a number of users, possibly all users. The profile is stored as MyProfile.xml ...
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Windows 7 Powershell profile not working- after setting unrestricted

I just upgraded to Windows 7 and I want to get my Powershell profile up and running. I load PS and set the execution policy to unrestricted with my 'run as admin' powers, then put my profile in the ...
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change konsole-profile according to application in KDE

Using the Konsole terminal-emulator with KDE on Kubuntu 9.10 , I would like to have a different konsole profile (colors, icons) whenever I ssh into a server, so I can easily spot in which konsole tab ...
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gvim profile for perl programming [closed]

can you get some good easy gvim profile file for perl programming ?
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sudo unable to write to /etc/profile [duplicate]

I am following the instructions on this site for Grails installation, but am not able to write to /etc/profile like it instructs. sudo echo ‘JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun’ >> /etc/profile ...
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WLAN/LAN Profil Tool (with IP-Address configuration)

Anyone know a good free tool for Vista/Windows 7 to manage WLAN/LAN-Profiles with the possibility to change the IP settings in each profile.