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In search of a solution to preload icons in Windows icon cache only for a specific folder

As you probably know, Windows XP has a feature of thumbnail caching. On each directory with photos you can find a hidden thumbs.db file that stores folder and file thumbnail references, that "thumbs....
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Bluetooth regularly vanishes/reappears from settings, device manager. Nothing I do seems to make a difference

Windows 10 (Latest). MSI Gaming Pro Carbon AC (integrated Intel BT) - this board None of the suggested solutions on other posts (e.g. device manager, driver update, etc.) have worked for me, and ...
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Lenovo Yoga 510 14ISK (type 80S7) touchpad doesn't recognize clics

I migrated to Linux and came back to Win10. Always worked the touchpad until the last Win10 installation, but now it doesn't recognize the double click and the physical ones. However, the triple-click ...
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Unable to bind hyper-v virtual switch to ethernet adapter

I'm having trouble creating a virtual switch for a virtual machine I have in hyper-v. I had a virtual ethernet switch set up and connected to the machine before, after deleting this at some point, I ...
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mdfind command on Debian Buster 10 but can't build index

I have installed the mdfind package mdfinder.app_0.9.4-1+b2_amd64.deb on Debian 10 Buster. The command mdfind comes classically from MacOS X but when I did an apt-cache search mdfind, I got this ...
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How to boot a physical Linux partition with Qemu for Windows 10 X64 bit?

I have Debian Linux and Windows 10 installed alongside on my first hard drive. I want to start my Debian install from within Windows through Qemu and the Hax hypervisor. This is how is partitioned my ...
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Why isn't Word splitting my table?

Pls see GIF below. I pointed my cursor at the 2nd row of the table, but clicking 'Split Table' didn't split it there.
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How to make ranger's image/pdf preview persist in terminal?

Just got image/pdf preview working in ranger, but I've noticed that when moving my mouse away from the ranger terminal window, the preview disappears. More annoying than this is that you can't run ...
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Initrd file CPIO archive x-cpio Type of File How to Recompile?

How to recompile the file type of CPIO-archive (application/x-cpio) I am able to unpack its contents with below command. unmkinitramfs initrd . But not able to recompile. How can I Achive this?
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kex_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset by peer. Connection works on other NIC/subnet

I re-installed a VM (CentOS7) and now I get this error. The VM has two adapters that are on different subnets. Funny enough ssh worked fine on one subnet after fixing the expected MITM warning. ssh -...
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Unable to use Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Mouse in Windows 10

Recently as soon as I connect the dongle of my Microsoft mouse to my laptop, the explorer of Windows 10 starts to behave strangely, such that I can't click any opened windows anymore and I have to ...
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Variety of issues unless I restart

I'm sorry if this turns out to be the wrong place to ask this question, but I'm at a loss as to where the issue might lie. Immediately after starting my computer, I have to restart it. Otherwise I ...
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How to limit bandwidth to clients connect to a hosted network hotspot?

I have a Windows hotspot (hosted network) for internet sharing. Is there any tool that can monitor clients and limit traffic? Thank you.
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What are my options to troubleshoot (seemingly) OS-agnostic freezes?

My laptop (runs on Windows 7) recently started to freeze after moderate workload. I can play a game, watch videos, sometimes even put it under heavy workload for extended period of time and it works ...
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Download and archive all mailboxes + attachments from custom domain through IMAP or POP3

I have a website that I plan to give up, which is currently hosted by some company. I want to keep all my emails but they don't have an option for exporting emails. How can I download all emails from ...
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Win10 native Mail app has problems to show attachments with file name longer than 30 chars

I recently noticed that Win10 native mail application (not Outlook) cannot correctly show attachments if their filenames (including extension) are longer than 30 chars. These files will be cut off at ...
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How to make Select Tool mode default instead of Hand Tool in PDF-XChange Viewer?

I am always using PDF-XChange Viewer for PDF viewing, which works great for me. One issue that bothers me a lot is that, by default, it will be in Hand Tool (second button checked in the following ...