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Are SMART Data Address Mark errors a concern on an SSD in particular?

I have a Crucial 500 GB SSD (CT500MX500SSD4) which is reporting a non-zero number of data address mark errors. Other parameters appear fine (wear leveling is occurring, there are currently no I/O ...
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How to selectively route traffic for Cisco IPSec on macOS Mojave?

I am working from home and have to be connected to our Cisco VPN to access certain websites, such as self-hosted GitHub. Is there away to configure the VPN to only be used for self-hosted GitHub and ...
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How to execute an Extended SMART self-test on a hard drive in Windows?

I have an old internal IDE hard drive that needs to be tested. I used an IDE-to-USB adapter to connect it to a USB port on a Windows PC. Then I tried using GSmartControl to execute the Short SMART ...
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Excel formulae for priority sections

I would like to add the date C6 to E6 (if P1=30 days, if P2=60 days, if P3=90 days, if P4=1 year) and show total in I6
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What should I use to water cool an Nvidia Rtx 2080?

I'm a new user to water cooling and I really have no idea on how it works, but I'm willing to learn. In few months I'll build an rtx configuration which I would like to be water Cooled. I found a good ...
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Port Forwarding On DLINK 512

I am configuring my router to forward port 8080 or 8444 to a computer acting as a web server. My computer is well set up and I can access the hosted site via its IP address 10...121. The IP address of ...
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Cortana popup prevention

After riding the bus into work this morning, I logged into my computer and there was a popup telling me about "Cortana Traffic." And the most negative response I could give was "Not now." I ...
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Are there more decimal or binary numbers in the world? [on hold]

The Hindu–Arabic numeral system is a positional decimal numeral system, and is the most common system for the symbolic representation of numbers in the world. Is this statement true? I guess the ...
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If external antivirus softwares necessary for win10 [on hold]

I've already had an embedded 'windows defender' of win10. Is it necessary to install other antivirus softwares?
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What is the best way to set up an OCSP responder (pkicreate, OpenSSL, other)?

I set up a root and intermediate CAs with OpenSSL and started issuing server certificates. For MS RDP (RemoteApp) it required OCSP, so I also set up an OCSP responder with OpenSSL. Testing with ...
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Microsoft excel nested IF Menu - where is the logical error?

I have a problem with the nested menu. On one hand, I have the count of sold items. From 0 to more than 50 000 item. From the other hand, with the increase of the count, the price drops down. A ...
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my php codes are displaying only the table head without the table data [on hold]

I tried displaying a table of data with PHp but its only the heading that is displaying and its not showing any error message. This is my codes: <div class="container-fluid main-page"> ...
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Does anyone know of any auto mail programs? [on hold]

I'm looking for a program that can automatically create and send emails once a day. The program would need to be able to read the contents of a txt file each time as the files content changes daily ...
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Mount cached lvm2 volume from rescue system

I have the following setup: root@system:~# lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 30G 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 1M ...
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How to mount an LVM volume from a dd/raw/vmdk image?

Input: RAW/DD Image of an HDD. fdisk -l shows partitions sudo fdisk -l image.dd Disk image.dd: 15 GiB, 16106127360 bytes, 31457280 sectors Units: sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/...
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What is this site? [on hold]

I was just wondering what kind of site super user is and what kind of questions I can ask here. Anyone have an idea? Note: I have no idea how I ended up here!
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Show a list when a choice is made

I'm trying to work around a script Under Windows.Form and I'm a little bit stuck. I'd like to be able a specific list appears depending on the choice made from the first list, which means that at the ...
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Trying to copy data from one worksheet to another based on cell text

I have my data in columns A:L in Sheet2 and wish to copy each block based on the starting point, as certain cell text and the end point, again as certain cell text! So in the example the cell start ...
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`SIOCSIFFLAGS: Input/output error` on `sudo ifconfig wi-fi_network_name_here up` on Linux Ubuntu

I'm asking here cause it relates to electronics IMHO and my last question on PC electronics was moved to superuser. After I drop a particular laptop with Linux Ubuntu 18 running (happened several ...
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How can I update the registry values every time Windows starts?

There's this annoyance in windows where applications are constantly stealing your focus. I find it very very annoying because I need to work on parallel tasks. However, I found some registry values ...
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Terminating a SLURM zombie job

I have encountered the following problem during a first hard shutdown of the department cluster I am in charge of. The system is running SLURM 17.11 and using MariaDB/SQL to store accounting data. To ...
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I need to increase sheet number in formula when copying

I am currently trying to pull some data together from about 78/79 sheets (they are named Security officer 1, security officer 2 etc etc) I am using this formula to pull the names onto my main sheet: ...
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How do I setup Xen with dom 0 Alpine Linux, LUKS LVM and GRUB on a UEFI platform?

I would like to have the following setup: a system in UEFI mode with a hard disk with GPT partitions. The disk should contain an (unencrypted) EFI System Partition, encrypted boot partition and ...
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User friendly awk alternative [on hold]

I have a table that looks like aar aa Afar afar Danakil-Sprache abk ab Abkhazian abkhaze Abchasisch ace Achinese aceh Aceh-Sprache ach Acoli acoli Acholi-Sprache (...
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How create a custom img to raspberry from FreeBSD with size reduced

I need to create a custom FreeBSD image to install on Raspberry. Today I installed FreeBSD on Raspberry, compile all the necessary packages. Remove the SD card and use the Win32DiskImager application ...
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What's wrong with this PS1-Prompt?

I was styling my PS1-Prompt to resemble the iPython-Prompt as: PS1FIRSTLINE="\[\n\][\t] \[\e[1m\e[38;5;196m\]\u@\H\[\e[0m\] in \[\e[1m\e[38;5;196m\]\w\[\e[0m" PS1SECONDLINE="\n\e[92m\]In [\[\e[1m\]\#\...
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How to remove microsoft (work) account on Windows 10 when I have no longer access to it?

In my home PC I have my personal microsoft account and the old work account. The work account is residual - I do not work at the company anymore and the account does not exist. I wanted to remove it, ...
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Windows losing IPv6 address after ~10 minutes

When I initially connect to my home network my windows PC is assigned an IPv6 address - however after a few minutes it loses this address! I seem to have similar behaviour on multiple hosts using both ...
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Counting how often two different values appear with the same value in the neighbouring cell

I have an excel spreadsheet with one column for ingredients and one column for recipes. (see on the left in the picture below). I would like to create a matrix with all ingredients (as seen in the ...
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How to find out which network device is used to reach a given server

I have an overly complicated developer network setup with Ethernet, WLAN and VPN. I can connect to certain server but I need to know which actual network device / router was used to make the ...
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I specify “-ss n -t 5 -autoexit -nodisp” but ffplay does not exit

The long version of what is going on... YouTube recommended a video "The Laws of Human Nature Audiobook" and its 3 videos 11hours+11hours+6.5 hours long. I combined the 3 using ffmpeg. Using ...
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linux - show GPU outputs/link

with xrandr --listproviders i got Providers: number : 2 Provider 0: id: 0x27e cap: 0x1, Source Output crtcs: 4 outputs: 3 associated providers: 1 name:NVIDIA-0 Provider 1: id: 0x43 cap: 0x6, Sink ...
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iPhone5 Restore Backup Failing [on hold]

Trying to restore back-up on an iPhone 5 with 32GB memory. There is 134GB space free on my PC. The process has failed multiple times siting insufficient free memory on the PC.
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HLS Player doesn't load my video

Good morning, I need to test an HLS stream on my computer with an HTML5 code. After I segmented the video and generated playlist and .ts using the ffmpeg command ffmpeg -re -i C:\Desktop\output\...
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How to do the shortcut `ALT+/` on a German keyboard?

I see more and more webapps (such as Google Docs) using the shortcut Alt+/ to access the search mode. You find it in Google Docs, for instance, when you collapse the top menu bar, then on the very ...
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How to preview video/animated gif in Okular?

Preview video/animated gif in Okular? I make presentations using latex/beamer and preview them in okular 1.3.3 (under ubuntu 18.04). Is there any way to preview avi/mp4/animated gif or animation in ...
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Microsoft Excel - Creation of a list of items with quantity

How can I include a series of text into another sheet? This shall also automatically filter off all blank spaces in between and form a new list. From table 1 to result in form.
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Aptitude - choose resolution strategy (ie. upgrade-to-unstable before remove)

Is it possible to choose default (or per-launch) aptitude "unmet dependencies" resolution strategy? For example to have aptitude first offer upgrade-to-unstable/install-from-unstable (sid) than ...
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Add python 3.7.1 path on windows 7

I want to use python from my cmd/bash, I have copied the path and added it the environment variables but it didn't work, python is working fine from python GUI. I have checked youtube videos there ...
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Copy folders and keep their modified date

I want to copy a couple of folders and preserve their modified date for historic reasons and not to change the sorting I'm used to. I have tried using rsync with flags to preserve times and the ...
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Cortana disabled using applocker startmenu issue

We are using applocker to block our devices to search for files with Cortana. When we create a rule for this, all apps and tiles in the Start menu appear grayed out or dithered the first time the ...
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Possible to Access and Change Properties in BIOS from Command Line?

A BSOD resulted in an "Automatic Repair" loop at startup on my Windows 10. Access to Recovery Options has done little to resolve the problem. Fast boot is enabled and therefore peripherals do not ...
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Specify disk size when using Hyper-V 'Quick Create'

I created a new Ubunutu 18.04.1 LTS virtual machines using Hyper-V's 'Quick Create' option however the virtual machine only had 20gb allocated and I had to use a bunch of linux partition tools to ...
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Compress and provide single-file access to 10 million files

I have ~10 million small text files and I would like to solve the following tasks: compress all the data; put it all into 1 file to transfer over the Internet; be able to access each single file ...
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iwd: Auto-reconnect after suspend

I am playing with iwd and want to see if it can replace wpa_supplicant in my setup. There is no Network Manager or Conman involved. It starts fine and I can connect to a network. But after I suspend ...
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Cortana animation issue

Cortana animations suddenly started movie too fast. The animation rings and the text preview are all affected as it seems to be moving at a fast forward pace. I noticed that it seems to be happening ...
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How big is my Windows 10 hibernation file right now, as a percentage?

I can easily change the size of the hibernation file "hiberfil" in a command prompt using powercfg -h size %. But surely there's a command to tell me the current size of it in that same measurement? ...
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Avoid DNS query for Domain Controller on setting Domain Name

Whenever I set a domain name I see a DNS query for the LDAP Domain Controller in my network traffic. It is of the type _ldap._tcp.DOMAIN_NAME Is there any registry setting, group policy, service ...
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Powerpoint animations play every time I visit the slide

I'm trying to create a prezi like presentation on Powerpoint 2016. I'm using the zoom to return feature, where I zoom into a particular section and then return to the master slide on the next click. ...
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Access to Admin Share on Windows 10 c$ fails when connecting from Windows 7

I currently try to figure out why the following command to access my Windows 10 Pwo (Version 1607) "server" fails when executed from a Windows 7 Pro workstation, whereas it works when executed from ...

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