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IP route tracking with proxy

I would like to ask if there is a way to find the IP on which I send back a proxy like socks / socks5 / http. The proxy, when I connect, sends me to a server; in this case with another IP compared to ...
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Microsoft Outlook “Message Option” - does it “open” the email - susceptible to tracking?

When you use the Microsoft Outlook "Message Option" to look at an email header - is the email actually "opened" and susceptible to tracking if the sender is using a 3rd party tracking tool?
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Buying used computer - any identifying hardare specs sent when surfing web?

this is one of those "Things I should know and was afraid to ask" questions. I'm considering buying a used laptop for the first time - and I had a thought - even if I wipe the hard drive and re-...
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data-lynx-uri links on facebook

I've noticed a long time ago that links that are posted on facebook are somehow handled in a twisted way. If I hover with my mouse over the link or page preview, my browser (in this case, Safari for ...
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Can my mobile carrier company found out the IP to which I am connected through a Wi-Fi network? [closed]

The question is simple: can my mobile carrier company found out the IP assigned to my WiFi adapter, either in airplane mode or with mobile data ON? In case my question is not clear enough, I'm going ...
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Logging all changes done by a user into a new sheet with username

I have an excel sheet database, several users log in through different windows accounts to fill fields, is there a way to log changes and entries into a separate sheet in the same excel file. if the ...
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How to detect if an Email was sent with Tracking Software?

I'm seeing more and more blank or meaningless SPAM emails (No attachment, link, Advertisement, or Phish attempt) sent to my employees. I assume they are sent with tracking software just to see if ...
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Is IP trackable if Bittorent is open but torrents aren't downloading?

Just as the title suggests. Is a public IP exposed if a BitTorrent client is open but not downloading?
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How to track a file to know where it has gone

How do you make a file trackable. Like for a vehicle we can keep a gps tracker, and it kind of gives you report saying its moving and has gone to these locations. Similarly if I could have a tracker ...
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How can this website reidentify me even after deleting all of my browser's history and using a VPN?

The website dropmail.me is able to successfully reidentify me (and offer my last used temp mail addresses via. "Restore access") despite doing the following: Delete all my browsers history which ...
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How can I see the track changes on the right side of the Word file?

Attached is the snap-shot of a Microsoft Word file with track changes as on: In the yellow circle I have highlighted the changes that are done already. But when I do the editing in the Word file, ...
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Can someone track searches over a large wireless network?

Is it possible for things that I search to be tracked through a large wireless network (ie. a school network with a username and password for)? And how detailed can they get with these searches? Can ...
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Recording when was macro used last time [closed]

is it possible to track somehow date/time of when was some specific macro used? For example I have some macro assigned to button, so maybe track when that button was clicked? Could you help me with ...
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WsAppService.exe or Wondershare, is consuming all my RAM

Recently my PC started to freeze. The RAM was being clobbered. I do what I always to CNTRL + ALT + DEL to open taskmgr. Well non of the processes were there. So I decided to check Resource Monitor ...
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How do I extract dates from a weekly tracker?

Let's say in each hour of the day in a week I record for example the food I eat or the physical activity I do. At the end of the week, I have a table where the rows are hours (12am-12:59am to 11pm-...
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Prevent that Mozilla Thunderbird tracks its users

Mozilla Thunderbird has a default setting in the preferences: the end of this URL contains version, OS and a build ID. &version=45.6.0&os=Linux&buildid=2017010999999 I expect that the ...
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Monitor file changes

In a Linux environment, which one is the best way to monitor daily the files changes in a particular list of folders? Each folder will have subdirectories which need to be checked too. At the moment ...
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How to track a specified program activity

I want track the behavior/activity of a specified program automatically and save them to a log file, for example i want to know: when it use network and on which address. which files it consulte/...
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how do i protect my ip adress from another users

well I have noticed that its easy to see were to locate someone's ip address or " the router" is there any possible way to hide your ip address and how ? secondly how can a person show all info by ...
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Can a website track which exact laptop/computer you use to log in?

I ask because I am extremely concerned about my privacy and I am going to access a website that collects a lot of data and I prefer that they not track it to my laptop. I am fine with them tracking ...
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How does medium.com (for example) generate the URL fragment hash?

Has anyone identified the scripts or techniques used by medium.com (or other popular site) to generate what appears to be a unique hash value after the URL fragment? Contrived example: #.lfr25xei4 ...
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Accept multiple changes in MS Word

Can I accept all tracked changes in a specific area (where I dragged)? I'm using MS Word 2013 for Windows.
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Technical information needed on how the ISP tracks VPN

I've read a lot of topics about battle between ISP and VPN and they all say this : Your ISP cannot know what you get up to on the internet. It cannot see your data because it is encrypted. ...
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Track all browsing data [closed]

I want to track all browsing data regardless of which of several web-browser applications (Chrome, Firefox, Opera) is used. Example URL_Name No_of_Vists DurationTime Timestamp Youtube ...
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How to track disk writes on a partition by programs in background?

Crystal Disk Info tells me there have been over 10TB of writes to my 240GB SSD. This seems strange so I would like to see which programs account to what part of it in order to reduce the wear. What I ...
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How to duplicate a tag in Signal Data Hub

I have a couple of tags setup in Signal Data Hub and I would like to know, if it is possible to duplicate these tags. Meaning, I want to keep everything about the tags the same except how they are ...
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Can I monitor my guest's activity without them knowing? They know how to delete browsing history [duplicate]

Is there a way for me to monitor the activity of a "Guest" on my computer? They know how to delete their browsing history, although they have missed a few. I need to see what sites they are visiting, ...
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E-Mail spam content related to browser history?

I have experienced some strange things about an email address which is in use for about ten years. The address is connected to all of my shopping accounts and Paypal; getting 1-2 spam mails per day is ...
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Log time spent between switch a Windows on and off

I want to log the time I spend between switching my PC on and when I switch it off; like have a text file updated with records of each time I switch my PC in the morning and switch it off at the ...
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Client Side Mouse Tracking Software [closed]

In 2 weeks we have a field test for our developed web application (company internal) and about 15 end users are invited to test our web application. For this field test we want to track their mouse ...
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Tracking all network interactions for a java application

There's a helper client for this game I'm playing, however, it's closed source and I know nothing about what goes on with it. I want to make sure it's not sending out any sensitive information such as ...
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How to find which process made this network requests [duplicate]

I was running fiddler and suddenly I see requests this requests to hxxp://zc.qq.com/cgi-bin/chs/numreg/init? and hxxp://www.baidu.com/cache/global/img/gs-2.0.gif But no process is shown. How do I ...
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Why does Internet Explorer 11 Tracking Protection Not Block Certain Requests

I have an IE 11 tracking protection list with the following filter: - .com/c.gif? But when I go to www.msn.com, for example, I see a bunch of POST requests to http://otf.msn.com/c.gif? that appear to ...
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Is this something I can do with Microsoft Access? [closed]

I'm trying to track usage of over 4000 titles worth of books at a preschool. I was wondering if a web database would be possible. I'd like to be able to go around with an iPad and type titles in (...
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Identify GPS data from GPS tracking system

I have a GPS tracking system and I managed to get some data from it already, but I don't know what kind of data that is exactly. Is anyone able to identify/recognize the following string and its ...
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What can I find out about an embedded image in my received e-mail message?

I believe an embedded image in a gmail message that I have received is actually a tracking link such as those used by contactmonkey. Is there a way for me to find information about the image without ...
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tracking Huawei Mifi Model online [closed]

Okay, i'm going to try and explain as best as can. I want to be able to track my Huawei Mifi device with my phone (using maps) from any location even if I leave the device at home or in the office (...
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MS Outlook 2010 - Evaluate Response Time

Is there a way to track my response time to emails and task in Outlook 2010? In other words, I am interested to know how long it takes to respond to emails. Is there a way that this can be tracked ...
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Font Tracking in ppt

I need to set font tracking to 80% in a ppt slide, but it appears you can only set character spacing of pts. How many pts equals 80%?? I am using a purchased font (Whitney Light)
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How can I find out which third-party sites a webservice (in this case: Spritzlet) is using?

I'm comparing the current incarnations of various "Spritz" applications, like the official Spritzlet, and the unofficial Squirt, OpenSpritz, Readline, etc. -- The official Spritzlet is a bookmarklet ...
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Is email tracking with invisible pixel - secure? [closed]

Our company want to install a tracking feature (installed as an add-on to google) that pushes an invisible pixel to emails, and than you see if that email was opened or not. The addon asks to get all ...
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Spreadsheet for Daily Equipment Hours

My goal on this is to keep track of equipment hours and have a daily report to reflect total hours and run time. I want to make a file with 31 days of worksheets in the workbook for the complete ...
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This Google cookie is indestructable

I don't use any Google services directly and have Google's safebrowsing support disabled. Yet, this PREF cookie for °.google.com which appears to have a unique identifier is unremovable. It restores ...
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How to disable tracking of formatting changes in Word for Mac 2011?

I use change tracking in Microsoft Word to collaborate with others while jointly editing a document, however, I am not interested in tracking formatting changes. On the Windows version of Word, I was ...
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Why does chrome never delete google.com localstorage?

I have selected the "Keep local data only until I quit my browser" option in Chrome settings under Content Settings -> Cookies. When I exit Chrome, I can see that every website file in my Local ...
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Track bandwidth usage of ALL wireless devices connected to my ATT DSL Modem/Router [duplicate]

I need to Track bandwidth usage of ALL wireless devices connected to my ATT DSL Modem/Router. I allow the couple downstairs to access my wifi modem with a password, but im being charged extra each ...
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How do I suppress google tracking when blocking javascript is not enough?

For this case I'm referring specifically to the website: http://www.golem.de/ I'm connecting to this website using Firefox with javascript disabled: about:config > javascript.enabled > no This ...
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Tracking changes to Active Directory users and systems

How can I track changes (creation, deletion, moves, etc.) to users and systems on an Active Directory Domain?
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Why Cookies must be Allowed for “Not Script” Extension to work in Chrome?

I've been using "Not Scripts" v0.9.6 extension in Chromium browswer (currently v30.0.1599.101) from the last one month and found the extension extremely useful. However, after reading some tracking ...
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Google Analytics Opt Out for mobile devices? [closed]

The Google Analytics Opt Out Browser Add-ons are very useful way to shield our browsing from contributing to our clients analytics data. The link does not work for mobile devices. Are there any ...