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Fully remove a default program association for file types in Windows 10?

Not a single answer from here worked for me. I want to delete the .resource association with Total Commander. Approach 1 I open registry, go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\...
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What is the correct way to turn a second computer into a simple expansion for the first? [closed]

I have two computers side-by side in the same large case. One is a gaming rig, one is currently just managing case fans and doesn't even have an OS. I have a truly insane number of peripherals. ...
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How to monitor Windows bandwidth over a graph?

Windows Resource Monitor shows me a graph of bandwidth for the past 60 seconds only. Is there any way to monitor the bandwidth for a longer period but every second included just like the Resource ...
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Why is `ulimit` not limiting the memory usage as I expect?

I am trying to limit the memory usage of a process $ulimit -m 2 $/usr/bin/time -l ./myProcess arg1 arg2 The process run without being killed until time outputs 7.00 real 4.83 user ...
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Is there a “Switch User” functionality in Windows that doesn't require switching users?

For Example: I'm working on 2 massive projects on a PC with limited screen real-estate and resources and would like to easily be able to switch between the 2 projects, without having to close and re-...
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How to change VLC's splash screen

VLC Forums won't accept registrations by now, so I'll just ask it here. How can I replace this icon in the middle . I'm big on customization, I even successfully replace VLC's icon to much flatter ...
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ASUS software atkexComSvc.exe keeps the clock at 100%

I bought an ASUS motherboard 970 Gaming Pro Aura, all runs ok except that a service from its software (atkexComSvc.exe) keeps the clock at 100% and uses about 17% to 25% of the processor resources. I ...
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What “-” (minus signal) means as a value for “type” in /etc/security/limits.conf file

I've seen on the documentantion the following about the type field of /etc/security/limits.conf: - for enforcing both soft and hard resource limits together. Note, if you specify a type of '-' ...
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How can I share server resources (Ram/CPU) to my PC on LAN?

I have a Windows 2012 Server (Dell hardware) with 32GB RAM and good processing power (Xeon) that is more or less out of use now. I have a Win 10 laptop, that I do some graphics work and I would like ...
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Keep up server performance with systemd

I would like to execute a long-running, memory-intensive task without influencing the performance of my server. My server has 4GB RAM and I created a 30GB swap file. There is very memory-hungry ...
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Not able to create new dir with file using resources in vb.net

Dim sPath As String sPath = System.IO.Path.Combine(Environment.GetFolderPath(Environment.SpecialFolder.MyDocuments)) For i = 1 To 50 Threading.Thread.Sleep(100) Application....
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What are the weird images inside the RCDATA of System32/imageres.dll used for?

I was looking at what's inside C:/Windows/System32/imageres.dll (which contains most icons used by windows 8.1) and noticed it also contains some files inside its RCDATA which are not image files. ...
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Why Is My Speed Showing Faster Than Max Speed

I am converting .mkv files to .mp4 files using handbrake. I understand that this program is a total resource hog, but it is the best one I have found that can batch convert. Regardless of all of ...
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How i can edit the Windows XP setup screen?

I am making a custom Windows XP installer for education. I need to replace the "Windows Setup" string to another string, like "MediaCenter Setup".
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I want to share the hardwares between two systems which are connected on the same network

I want to share the hardwares between two systems which are connected on the same network. I am having two desktops, one with 16GB RAM and other with 48GB RAM. Both are running CentOS minimal. I want ...
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What DLL resources uses Windows XP to show its icons?

I want to change the Windows XP icons. I know that Windows 7 depends of imageres.dll for show icons, like folders, files, Computer icon, ... But, what is the DLL file that Windows XP depends for ...
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how to make my laptop run on minimum resources?

I download large files so I want to leave the laptop on for 3 or 4 days. I guess I should reduce the resources consumption so it doesn't heat up much. How can I do that? Also is this logic right or ...
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How do I tell which sublime plugin(s) are resource hogs?

Just what the title says, the rest is detail :) Relatively often my ST3 instance hangs for a couple of seconds (or just now, which prompted this post, it hung indefinitely and I had to kill the ...
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Spark standalone running job error

Have been stuck on this error for a few days, desperately need help. So with standalone deploying mode, I am trying to run sample jobs, yet no matter how simple the job is (even starting spark-shell ...
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firefox downloading something hiddenly

I just detected high data usage by Firefox even when no web page is opened.it's really a problem because all my data consume by Firefox quickly . this is a snap shot My question is can i identify ...
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How to bring back sites and resource document into the resource reservation database

For some reason, Some of my sites and resource documents have disapeared from the resource and reservation database, but they are still in Domino Directory so users can book using the mail calendar. ...
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How to replace icon in executable file?

I'm aware of this answer: How can I replace icons of an application's executable? And that answer: https://stackoverflow.com/q/14370553/261217 I've tried Resource Hacker, Resource Hacker FX, XN ...
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Reported 'Receive' vs Download

My computer is reporting that I am receiving (va wifi in case that matters at 30 Mbps; the active download is downloading at around 3.4 MB/S. (Perhaps this is a difference in the MB/S vs Mbps so I'm ...
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Outlook 2010 - Attach room image(s) to room resource

We are trying to migrate off of a paid meeting/room software product to using outlook for rooms/meetings. Pretty much everything seems to work how we want it including adding room attributes. Where I'...
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How to increase Windows 7's GUI resources (set it more as a Desktop computer, not server computer)

There is an app I am running on Windows 7 that may take up too much GUI resources (or file handles or TCP/IP resources) and sometimes it will stop responding for 30 seconds. I can see in the Task ...
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How can I get Linux to show total CPU usage?

I want to show how much the CPU is used over time. Using system monitor, I am able to show CPU usage, but only the 4 individual cores. I want to be able to show a graph of the total CPU usage. In ...
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Is there a security risk if I contribute CPU resources?

I am looking at donating some of my surplus processing to a worthy cause like folding@home or World Community Grid. I have two options that I am looking at, a dedicated old Optiplex that I hate to ...
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Java platform takes too much resources [closed]

I'm running Win8 on my Intel E2180 2 GHz dual core CPU w/2GByte memory machine. The point that annoys me most is the line in the Task Manager saying Java(TM) Platform SE binary It takes from 70% to ...
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Windows 7 - Shortcut for Task Scheduler automatically connecting to another computer

I frequently have to quickly connect to a remote PC's Task Scheduler to start/stop tasks. I would like to have a shortcut that I can just click on that will open Task Scheduler and automatically ...
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Excel ran out of resources while attempting to calculate one or more formulas [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Excel ran out of resources while attempting to calculate one or more formulas I received the error message "Excel ran out of resources while attempting to calculate one or ...
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Excel ran out of resources while attempting to calculate one or more formulas

I received the error message "Excel ran out of resources while attempting to calculate one or more formulas" on ONE of my computers (Out of 2). My worksheet contains: (Inside a single worksheet, not ...
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How can I reliably check how much resources do processes take up? (Is there a WinDirStat for RAM, CPU, etc?)

I've been using WindirStat for quite some time and am amazed by how efficiently and clearly it shows which content takes up space on my computer. The rectangles are grouped by folder and extension. ...
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Windows, why your 8 GB of RAM feel like a few MB?

I'm on Windows 7 x64 with 4-core Intel i7 and 8 GB of RAM, but lately it feels like my computer's "RAM" is located solely on the hard drive. Here is what the task manager shows: The total amount of ...
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Internet Seems To Disconnect When I Use More Resources

So the past couple of weeks, my internet disconnects and connects continuously. If I am running just a couple programs like for example skype it's fine, however if I run skype, firefox, and an online ...
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xterm key translations

The following lines for ~/.Xresources work only partially in xterm: xterm*VT100.Translations: #override \n\ Shift <Key> BackSpace: string("2") \n\ Alt Shift <Key> ...
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How to find out the available (and used) user resources?

With ulimit, we can find out how many open files, running processes etc. at most the user can have at the same time. My question is: how can we find out how much of these limits are being used and how ...
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How to measure Firefox extension's resource use? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: A Firefox plugin for analyzing the performance and crashes of Firefox Plugins? I have a "short list" of extensions that I'm considering for global installation, but first I ...
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Terminal: login(1) or su(1)?

I am on OSX. Can use both login(1) or su(1) to login as any user. But, two binaries to make the same job?? Which one consumes less system resources? Which one is less prone to security risks? ...
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Open Source Resource Monitoring tools [closed]

Are there any open source resource monitoring tools similar to Window's Resource Monitor? For Linux.
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Does a computer use fewer resources when programs are minimized?

When programs are minimized in Windows 7, do they use less memory and CPU than leaving them maximized?
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How can I find out which process in Ubuntu is using maximum memory and CPU?

Once in a while my Ubuntu desktop becomes slow because of a particular process. How can I find out from the command line which process is consuming the maximum memory and CPU?
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Why does the resource hacker editor show up instead of log on screen

I pressed the power button until the computer shutdown. When I pressed the power on button, it booted and then instead of the login prompt, a resource hacker editor appeared. I tried closing it but it ...
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Excel Pivot Table or VLOOKUP

Students have an ID, Name, and English Level in one spreadsheet. They have an ID and achievement on a standardized test on another spreadsheet. I need to match the ID's and put the English level ...
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Firefox or Chrome doesn't release handles

I've noticed that when browser (tested with Firefox and Chrome) has been running for a long time, it stops connecting sites. I found out with task manager that the count of handles for browser process ...
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How can I get the resources from this SWF flash file? Or at least resize it?

Usually I can grab a SWF from firefox's tools --> page info --> media section. Then I can decompile it with sothink decompiler, and save the resources. But this one flash site is different ...when I ...
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How much resources are used during a RDP connection?

Having recently installed a RDP app on my mobile device and got me wondering: this small device which has a limited amount of resources compared to the PC I'm connecting to, is still able to operate ...
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Assigning resources to MS Project 2007

I'm planning a redesign of a site in Project 2007. I have three developers to hand, all with the same skills. There are about 80 templates to be rendered as part of the redesign, and each template ...
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how to broadcast/multicast a service over the network for clients to discover without any need for server IP

how to broadcast/multicast a service over the network for clients to discover without any need for server IP? how to let other clients discover the service from a server, without the client requiring ...
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Two Firefox windows vs two browsers? Ram Consumption

I don't know enough about Ram & sharing to know what the difference is here. Normally, I run Chrome in one desktop for personal use, and Firefox on a second desktop for business. I like the ...
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Which MS Office version is the most Netbook-friendly? [closed]

My sister has just bought a mid-range netbook, not sure about the exact spec. We're trying to figure out which version of MS Office would be the most resource friendly. The current options are Office ...