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Powershell ISE input cursor jumps to the beginning of the line while editing

This is a straightforward question that should not require screenshots or code examples. I hope someone can just quickly answer if they have experienced this before. When I am trying to edit my ...
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Upgrade my Laptop Hard Drive

I want to upgrade my laptop hard drive to one with more space. I dont want to reinstall everything. Can I "clone it" to a new drive so that the laptop doesnt know the difference ? Can this be done ?...
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Run meteor.js apps in android studio inside ubuntu in virtualbox

I am following the meteor.js todo list app tutorial. I'm at the section where it describes how to run on mobile. The problem is, according to the tutorial, I can't do this on a Windows system. So I ...
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Dark colours are blocky when displaying non “flat” images

My new display has a very odd fault. When scenes with a lot of color (gradients etc.) are on screen the blacks and darker colors become strangely pixelated (picture below.) A Photograph of the ...
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How to change font size? non-editor pane

I see how to change the font and size for editor windows in VS and SSMS. I do not yet see how to change the font size in the non-editor window panes such as Properties, Object Explorer, Registered ...
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Can Firefox script steal my files?

I use Xubuntu 18.04 and the way I use Firefox is this: I downloaded and unpacked Firefox in my home directory; then I "chmod a-w firefox" so that nothing in that directory can be modified. Yesterday ...
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OVS DPDK INSIDE LIBVIRT VM

I want to use ovs dpdk inside a libvirt VM I have the same scenario on physical machine which I want to replicate on VM, I am trying to create bond with two interfaces which are connected from a ovs ...
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how create a user account for development in ubuntu?

0 down vote favorite How is it possible to create a user account in which I install all apps needed locally, so not to mess up my system... That way if anything goes wrong I can simply just remove ...
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How to set default directory in Bitvise SSH Client, using its CMD?

In Bitvise SSH Client, there is a tab called 'terminal' and in there I can see 'execute remote command', so I tried to put : ls for example to test, but it's not working. And what I want to do is, ...
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Retrieve Custom Windows 10 Lock Screen Image

I am trying to retrieve the current Lock Screen image of my Windows 10 Surface which is quickly dying. The original file has been lost (only copy) and now the only one that remains is the one on the ...
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When updating data from text file to Excel, my vlookup formula changes

I have a data connection from A:J. In Columns K:L, I have a vlookup formula on one of the A:J columns. When I refresh with a new set of data, if the # of rows changes, the formula loses count of which ...
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Is there any way / software to get Firefox to save and restore nothing but favicon, url and page-title in session backups? (many open tabs)

I usually have many tabs open and that wasn't much of a problem before Firefox updated to Firefox Quantum and when the TabMix Plus AddOn was still working. However now Firefox has become barely usable ...
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Virtual Machine from Solid State Drive using USB 2.0

I want to run a Virtual Machine, just like I do from my laptop using an external Solid State Drive. Problem is: I only have USB 2.0 Ports on my laptop and I need to use this laptop. The programs I ...
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Google Sheets- How to express a range of values with nested if loops [on hold]

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Toggle Windows Visual Effects using the command line

I have two cmd scrips that allow me to toggle my PC between "performance" and "quiet" modes, killing or relaunching some apps, switching power plans and so on. I would like to make them also switch ...
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where can I find a chart showing the bus lane requirements for the latest co-processors

I've got a computer with limited pci-e lanes (1 16< 3.00 2 4< 3.00 one 1< and also two m2 drives). and I want to make the most of it, Is there a reliable source of information on the bus lane ...
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Connect remotely using Ubuntu to Win7 from outside local network

I have Ubuntu 16.04 on my laptop and when I travel, I want to connect it to a Win7 laptop on my local network at home, using Remmina. I have successfully made the connection while both machines are on ...
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Can't cd into directory with space in its name, even with quotes or escaping

In a bash shell on a MacOS machine, I can see by typing ls that there is a director Application Support: $ ls Accounts FontCollections PreferencePanes Application Scripts Fonts ...
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Remote NDIS error code 31 when connecting to USB hotspot?

Recently I've been trying to download a few games, however many of the games I want are gigabytes big, and this would obliterate my home network's 15GB data cap. My phone's internet connection is ...
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Can't get dynamic print area working

I have just finished building a report which will have a variable number of entries and would like the print area to adjust dynamically. The print area needs to run from B2 across to AD2, and down to ...
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Windows driver installation outside a logon session

In Windows 10/XP I have noticed that drivers do not always install/devices are not always recognised when I am either logged off or my workstation is locked. This usually is not a problem however ...
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Difference between two averages in excel power pivot

I have the following data table in excel, showing how many apples i collected in the first 12 hours of the day, and how many oranges i collected in the last 12 hours of the day, for the 1st, 2nd and ...
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How to attenuate Bluetooth signal alone [on hold]

I have a requirement of CE device (Smartphone) attenuating bluetooth signal alone and should be still connected over cellular signal and fully functional (make/receive calls) I can think of only one ...
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E-Mail Server Postfix Error

I get this error: Nov 18 18:47:38 mail postfix/proxymap[26926]: error: unsupported dictionary type: mysql Nov 18 18:47:38 mail postfix/proxymap[26926]: message repeated 4 times: [ error: ...
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VS Code on Windows: install python packages to the default directory

When i install extensions like pylint through the VSCode GUI (it tells me that it needs some package and asks me if i want to install it), it installs them to ... C:/Users/me/AppData/Roaming/Python/...
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How to get the maximum attachment size of a mail server which perform ip connection whitelisting?

I need to ask a fiscal document through sending an e‑mail tosie.nantes-sud@dgfip.finances.gouv.fr. In order to get it received, I need to attach a lot of documents. So when I sent the e‑mail from ...
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Bluetooth keyboard, Volume keys

I have a lenovo kt-155 bluetooth keyboard. The volume keys work occasionally. Has anyone managed to make this device do the right thing consistently? When it works xev reports the key-presses as: ...
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all desktop icons change to lnk file [on hold]

my computer has this problem.your answer is at last must delete the user choice file.but question is, to delete user chice file isn't in my computer.therefore how I solve this question?
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Linux - LXDE — setting default browser will not stick

OS=Debian stretch, running LXDE Clicking on URL links from within non-browser programs, such as pidgin or Thunderbird does not open the links. I discovered that the default browser is set to ...
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Counting cells with hyperlinks in Excel

Basically, I have a column of cells that all contain text. Some of them contain hyperlinks within that text, and I want to count how many of those cells I have. Concept wise, my idea was to detect ...
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Cisco AnyConnect VPN client keeps disconnecting on UNIX systems (Windows works)

I have a strange problem with Cisco AnyConnect VPN client using my MacOS 10.14.1 on my home network. When I connect through it to desired network, it disconnect after few seconds. I am not able to ...
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What is the preferred way to include data about inhabitants of cities into Wikipedia pages? [on hold]

In Wikidata there is the population property. This seems to be the way to go but how do I include that data in Wikipedia pages? I would expect templates to get this data automatically for me. Are ...
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MS Word 2019: What is the keyboard shortcut for pasting without formatting?

In Microsoft word 2019, if I want to paste using: Ctrl+Shift+v, that doesn't work, what is the new shortcut?
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Long boot time in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

systemd-analyze time Startup finished in 3min 5.826s (kernel) + 39.821s (userspace) = 3min 45.647s graphical.target reached after 39.802s in userspace This is my output. How do I reduce the boot ...
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Office 2013 Word: Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable

Whenever I try to open or preview a document, I get an error message that reads: Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable If I double-click the file it opens and it ...
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Why does VMware stop writing data read using ddrescue?

I'm using VMware Workstation 15 Pro to run a VM containing some pretty current rescue-Linux to rescue data from some broken USB-HDD using ddrescue. That starts working fine for some GBs of data, then ...
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Remote freeware access tool [on hold]

Is there any free application that could have features like: ftp, sftp, remote desktop? Best to have also ssh and other staff in the way i could save all connection staff.
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How is pixmap/raster data physically transfered to an LCD monitor

Here's what I think I know: All data is 1's and 0s, it's up to the OS to determine how these are interpreted (through agreed-upon encoding schemes built into the OS, text, image or otherwise). An ...
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overprovisioning cpus - how does it work

Sorry for newbie question, reading docs has not helped. say 100 cores, 200 vcpu. I want to have 100 VMs. Can I assign 4 or 8 vcpu to each? As long as all VMs do not use them all at the same time ...
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WD PR4100 NAS: how to install a lightweight window manager (Xfce or similar)? [on hold]

I have a brand new WD PR4100 NAS. Question: is it possible to install a lightweight window manager (Xfce or similar) on the pre-installed OS (Linux 4.1.13 #1 SMP Thu Nov 30 19:20:59 CST 2017 Build-...
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Associate renamed file with “deleted” file in previous commit

This has probably already been asked, and I certainly would appreciate if someone finds a proper duplicate. However, please make sure to read the question carefully before marking it as duplicate. A ...
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What is the most important Windows 10 Home/Pro skill to learn as an effective user of the operating system? [on hold]

I apologize for asking a discussion based question but I was curious what this community thought would be the best skills to learn as a windows user. Originally my question was titled 'what is the top ...
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Reallocated sector count high and increasing

I have an old Western Digital HDD which started getting some bad sectors by a bad SATA cable, after replacing the cable I tried to fill the disk with zeroes using dd utility but it kept returning I/O ...
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Change the screensaver every few minutes

Is it possible to change the screensaver randomly every, say, 5 minutes? I mean that once the screensaver starts, it picks one at random, and after a few minutes, change the screensaver to another ...
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Why is Excel not sorting the X axis

I have a number of points where the X value is a number. Excel sees it as a number. But when displaying the chart, it does not sort the X axis. Why?
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Unable to install AMD Radeon HD 8490 driver on Ubuntu Server 18.10

I recently setup an Ubuntu Server 18.10 on a machine with an AMD Radeon HD 8490 gpu. I would like to use this GPU to use tools like hashcat but from what I've found is that the drivers page for this ...
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Need help in copying files using cmd with fixed characers at the end [on hold]

I have files which are ending with *abcd.xlsx and i want to copy those files to a different folder. I want to write a windows batch script for this. Please any one help.
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Is replacing PNGs with JPGs the solution to generating reliable images in PDF files?

I generated a PDF from a document that contains many images, mostly JPGs, but some PNGs. In the doc (Libre Office .odt), the page in question looks like this: When I "exported" the document to a PDF,...
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Expand abbreviation doesn't work for tags with dash in Sublime on Tab

I have Emmet installed in Sublime 3, and for almost everything Tab initiates the Expand Abbreviation action. However, this does not work when a tag contains a dash: app-item-list Pressing Tab does ...
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Windows 10 uses a different DNS

I configured my routers DHCP to use Level 3 DNS which is 209.244.0.3 and 209.244.0.4 and it is also correctly shown when I check via ipconfig /all: ipconfig dns output: But when I check via ...

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