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Python packages installed with PIP won't install on directory of virtual environment

I have Python 3.7. installed. I want to install Django inside virtual environment using cmd or Powershell. As you can see I get the message which says django is successfully installed. And also when I ...
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Open new instance in same directory by shortcut

I'm used to the KDE Konsole where I can hit Ctrl + Shift + N to open another instance of Konsole which already is in the same path as the first instance. Is there a way to achieve the same behaviour ...
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Remotely logging a user into the console session?

I'm looking to remotely (preferably through PowerShell, but anything will do) log in a given user to the console session in Windows 10, ie, as if the user was sat at the computer and typed in their ...
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Serv-U problems with Windows Defender Antivirus and Windows Firewall

We are using Serv-U FTP Server in a Windows 10 Pro machine. Starting two weeks ago, Windows Defender detects Serv-U as a threat and stops it. Serv-U was already in the antivirus list exceptions. ...
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Windows 10 icons become blank when they are large

I have windows 10 v1833 on my HP laptop. A problem happend to all my Thumbnails some days ago. Now all large-sized Icons are blank. Folders, Images, Document,... All are blank. If I make them small, ...
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Know security mode of a Bluetooth Device

I want to allow only "secure" Bluetooth devices to be used on Windows 10. Everyone talks about the Security Mode of Bluetooth but I did not find how we can check the Bluetooth Mode of a device or ...
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Can I restrict which processes have network access?

So, Sometimes I connect my PC to a mobile hotspot when the WiFi is down, because it happens often. And whenever I do, all these weird processes chew through my mobile data incredibly fast. Is there a ...
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Windows 10 change display language automatically after upgrade

OS Name: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Version: 10.0.17134 Build 17134 Windows 10 always change my display language automatically after upgrade. I have three language packages install in my ...
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Task Manager does not show correct per-process CPU usage on Windows 10 1809

Under Windows 10 Pro for Workstations (Build 17763.55) Task Manager does not show correct CPU usage on a per-process basis. Processes that use up the entirety of the processor are reported to only use ...
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Slow loading Programs and Non-Responsive Save/Open UIs

Right, so I'll say I've been dealing with this problem for a while and it honestly hasn't bothered me too much (it really has). :) My laptop has been running so butter-smooth for the longest time ...
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How to get Windows 10 Update to keep moving?

This pc has been downloading "2018-10 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1703 for x64-based Systems (KB4462937)" for over an hour now. I've seen the percentage bar climb a couple times but it's ...
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Add “Add to Path” to context menu

I tried to use this solution but it is outdated seeing as I use Windows 10 but I was wondering if there is anyway to add a option in the context menu to add a folder to the PATH because it is very ...
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USB extension cable messing me up

So I bought a 3 meter long (~10 feet) USB extension cable for my Steinberg UR12 audio interface, because the cable was too short. But when I plugged in the cable, windows doesn't respond with anything,...
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Disabled “uninstall” button in Programs and Features

I wrote a program with Visual Studio (C#) and used Wix to create an installer. But somewhere in the middle of my numerous tests, I ended up in a state where I cannot uninstall my program through the ...
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Disable “overwrite” confirmation for folders in Notepad++

Whenever I write a new file in Notepad++ and want to save it in certain folder, I usually: copy this folder's path to clipboard from some source (Total Commander, file explorer etc.), paste it to "...
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Disable “keep using this file” suggestion screen in Windows 10

From time to time Windows 10 "thinks" that I changed my mind and that there is a possibility that I would like to change default program that opens certain files in my computer: This drives me nuts. ...
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uninstalled docker, unable to disable hyper-v

I tested this but didn't work! I unchecked the hyper-v in windows features and restart my computer. I removed all hyper-v network interfaces but still get this error and every time my computer ...
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How to prevent system updates on Windows 10? [duplicate]

Quite simply. I would like to prevent updates on my windows 10 system from happenning. Before any body asks why? Because it is incredibly stupid and damaging thing done by those idiots at microsoft. ...
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I have a weird powercfg /a response and no Hibernate anywhere-Surface Pro 3

Here is my Powercfg /a response: C:\Windows\System32>powercfg /a The following sleep states are available on this system: Standby (S0 Low Power Idle) Network Connected Fast Startup The ...
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batch change date of all files in dir based on name order [on hold]

I have a lot of images sorted according to their filenames: img1.jpg, img2.jpg ... I need to change the file date which is now the same on all images so that img1.jpg date is before img2.jpg etc I ...
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Windows boot was strangely overwritten by GRUB while Kubuntu installation

So, i have: SSD with Windows HDD with Linux HDD as storage After reinstalling linux on first HDD somehow it didn't show up on main boot manager list in UEFI, but it's still visible as storage ...
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How do I change the GPU graph that Windows Task Manager shows on the left side?

Windows 10 task manager shows the 3D graph for my GPUs on the left side panel. I would like to switch this graph to show a different GPU Engine. For instance, I want to switch it to the Compute_0 ...
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Force Windows Update to use specific internet connection (Windows 10)

The question: Is there a way to force Windows Update to use a specific internet connection? I've tried ForceBindIP, but no dice. The situation: I'm using Comcast's gigabit internet service, and I'm ...
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Windows 10 desktop touch screen no longer works [on hold]

I purchased an HP All-In-One desktop computer in April and it had touch screen on it at the time of purchase as well as the ability to "write" on the screen with a special pen, which I paid an ...
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How to extend my windows 10 laptop screen to other ubuntu laptop? [on hold]

i want to extend my windows 10 laptop screen to a laptop which is running ubuntu. I want my keyboard and mouse work on it . Also the operations that i perform will be of windows 10 laptop only. like ...
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How i can reset keyboard to their original defaults in Windows 10?

I know this question asked here, and I have tried the solution but it doesn't work with my issue my problem is when I'm trying to press on any key the key appears with a number and another ...
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How do I stop my C drive appearing also as D on Windows 10 file explorer?

Am running Windows 10 Pro v1803. At some point a mysterious clone of my C drive showed up as D. This is an SSD. The drive letter doesn't appear in DISKPART. Nor does it show in Disk management console....
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How to open Windows+Tab in command prompt?

From a batch file, is it possible to open the Desktop view like when you press the Windows Key and the Tab Key? Preferably in one command.
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Mouse Leaves Dark Souls III Window

The purpose of this post is to inquire about a Windows 10 setting to lock the mouse inside of the game window. Whether I play in full screen or windowed, the cursor seems to delight in going out of ...
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MS Word 2016 crashes when recording macro [on hold]

Every time I press "record macro" in MS Word, the program crashes. I changed "normal.dotm" but problem still persists. I repaired the installation, but nothing changed. Now I even unistalled version ...
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How to start WASAPI recording immediately regardless of system sound output?

I use Audacity's WASAPI feature to do all loopback recording. Recently I've had a problem where it will not start recording until it detects any sound, instead of recording right away regardless of ...
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Locked out of Windows 10, Administrator Account disabled and Bitlocker enabled [duplicate]

My Windows 10 Pro laptop (local account) has been locked out and I'm unable to login. To make matters worse my Administrator account is disabled and my drive has Bitlocker enabled! How can either re-...
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The description for Event ID 256 from source DPTF cannot be found. ERROR FUNC: EsifEventProcess FILE: esif_uf_event.c Invalid event source received

I have Alienware 17 R2 laptop, OS is Windows 10. I started getting a lot of these errors in Event Viewer. The description for Event ID 256 from source DPTF cannot be found. Either the component ...
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Remote control software with disabled monitors

I have a set up of a group of computers running Windows 10. I am physically located with the computers, and want to switch between them using a KVM. So I have a pair of monitors connected via KVM to ...
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Dual Boot Windows 10 UEFI / Kali Linux [duplicate]

This is NOT a duplicate but a follow up to the question mentioned below; I simply can't post in that question so it wont help anyone to mark this as a duplicate (This is a follow up of GRUB4DOS error ...
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Too many Registry errors every day [on hold]

I use my PC for some development and internet work. I rarely install or remove programs. I have installed a trial version of a software that checks for Windows Registry errors among other tasks. This ...
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HP mute button LED not working

All of a sudden my mute LED stopped working. It was working fine for a while, but then out of the blue, it just stopped. At the same time, I also had an audio driver issue. So, I reinstalled the ...
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Win10 No Boot. Freezes on load screen

So my computer gets into a state where it continually locks up at the Windows 10 Logo on boot. The last driver that is shown in the logs to load is "usbvideo.sys" so I'm assuming it fails to load on ...
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Do X99 equipped MBs running Windows 10 in RAID mode produce a RAID log file? If so, how to access?

I'm running Windows 10 Pro x64 on a Supermicro C7X99-OCE mother board with the X99 Platform Controller Hub that supports RAID. BIOS mode is EUFI. How do I access any RAID logs? Here is the output ...
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Unknown spreaker - driver issue [on hold]

I bought an Aoson R106 Windows 10 tablet. My main issue is that the sound no longer works. It shows "Speaker setup (UNKOWN)" and no sound device is found in windows 10. taskbar sound icon menu image ...
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Windows 10 won't let me set default apps for file extensions

Disclaimer: I know how to set default apps and file extensions, I have done it many times previously. I have just installed Windows 10 Home on a new machine. I'm trying to associate my web ...
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Can't install mother board bios [on hold]

I recently bought ga-ab350-ds3h motherboard for my new computer and in the motherboard box there is a disk for motherboard drivers so first time starting my pc up I got Windows 10 straight no options ...
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What happens if I disable harddrive in bios [on hold]

I am running Win 10 64 bit Home edition on a 64 bit Asus VivoBook X542UAR. Assume my bios says I only have 1 boot option, namely #1 Harddrive. Suppose I disable this harddrive and turn off the ...
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Windows time service configuration update by non-admin user

I want to configure Windows Time Settings as a non-administrator user and without using an elevated command prompt. I gave permission to user to change the system time from User Rights Assignments. ...
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Keep SSH remote processes running when turning off computer [duplicate]

I am using Putty on Windows-10. I can't seem to find the answer to this question: How can I turn off my local computer and keep my processes running on the remote server, and reconnect to that same ...
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Unable to activate Memory Integrity in Windows 10 Pro

I am trying to enable Memory Integrity on my Windows 10 Pro v1809 but I receive the following error: Memory integrity can't be started. There may be an incompatibility on your device. I have checked ...
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VT-x not available on i5-6400 CPU w/ Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

I have an Intel Core i5-6400 CPU installed on a ASUS Z-170A mainboard. According to the documentation of my CPU, this CPU supports Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X) and it is listed as ...
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Faster Way to access Windows Files from Linux?

I'm running Linux Mint 19, and I previously had Windows 10 Installed. I was wondering if there is a faster way to access my Windows Files than through the built in File Manager (Which loads it as if ...
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How to access a PC when the domain is not available and previous logons were deleted?

For some reason the domain is not detected by the PC, other computers in the network work fine, the account is not disabled but the previous logons got deleted. Is there a way to access this PC or ...
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Windows 10 Disable Welcome Screen

Is there a way to disable the welcome screen in Windows 10? I already found an option to disable the lockscreen and the boot screen, but the welcome screen with the username and account image still ...