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How to unlink my Documents folder from my OneDrive account?

According to the Microsoft Support article linked by vembutech, you can use the following workaround. Important Follow the steps in this section carefully. Serious problems might occur if you modify ...
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How to unlink my Documents folder from my OneDrive account?

You can now go to One Drive's Settings and click on Backup> Manage Backup and Stop backing up the Desktop, Pictures and Documents.
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"No route to host" when trying to connect to a TCP service on an Oracle Cloud Intance

The problem seems to be related to OCI not wanting you to use ufw in Ubuntu: https://docs.cloud.oracle.com/iaas/Content/knownissues.htm#ufw I have to disable or remove ufw and edit the file /etc/...
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Is it possible to use a NAS to host videos?

The rough, practical short answer is "Yes but" . The long answer is a bit more complex. A NAS does just what the name implies "Network Attached Storage" - ie its just a store of ...
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How to have multiple servers on one IP address

I assume this is a small office/home setup. There is no way to assign the same IP to multiple devices. Therefore, you'll either have to host everything on the same device or use a mechanism that ...
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Is it possible to use a NAS to host videos?

@davidgo's answer is a good starting point and will work basically on anything. But if you've already got that set up and your NAS is a bit beefier (has hardware video encoding support), you can ...
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"No route to host" when trying to connect to a TCP service on an Oracle Cloud Intance

I found this issue with Oracle Linux in Oracle cloud. It has predefined set of blocking rules. So I was succesfully connecting 22 port (ssh), but was getting "No route to host" trying to connect other ...
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"No route to host" when trying to connect to a TCP service on an Oracle Cloud Intance

These are the exact steps that worked for me, based on FedKad's answer to his original post... The following extra steps were needed on the Oracle cloud, to open up ports on Ubuntu 20: sudo vim /etc/...
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How can I save automatically my files to OneDrive or Google Drive without store in my computer?

This method will allow you to accomplish what you require without installing additional software. You can upload files to OneDrive without even having the OneDrive application installed or enabled. I ...
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What does it mean On-Premises and Colocation? What is the difference between them

From my personal experience, On-premises and Colocation are similar in that the customer owns the equipment that is in question. The difference is where the equipment is located at. On-premises ...
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How to increase size of an ubuntu cloud image

I will be talking based on some quick QEMU experiments along the following setup: https://askubuntu.com/questions/281763/is-there-any-prebuilt-qemu-ubuntu-image32bit-online/1081171#1081171 qemu-img ...
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How to unlink my Documents folder from my OneDrive account?

No need for editing the registry. It takes about a minute to reverse the OneDrive "protect your important folders" steps. Select the OneDrive (white or blue cloud) icon in the Windows notification ...
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What are default user account and password of Fedora 31 Cloud Base Image for OpenStack?

use guestfs-tools virt-customize -a Fedora-Cloud-Base-35-1.2.x86_64.qcow2 --root-password password:xyz
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How to bootstrap Windows hosts with remote PowerShell for use with Ansible?

After creating the VM, use azure_rm_deployment module to create a deployment for a Custom Script Extension. In the template specify: { "publisher": "Microsoft.Compute", "type": "...
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Does cloud storage affect your files in some way?

What you are likely seeing is that your initial testing was working from the operating system disk cache while later accesses were needing to scan the file from disk. As Biswa mentions in a comment ...
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Can I use AWS for downloading, storing and computing?

EC2 instances are basically regular servers that run an operating system, which not only allows you to perform the data processing tasks, but also any other step like downloading, especially if the ...
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"No route to host" when trying to connect to a TCP service on an Oracle Cloud Intance

nano /etc/iptables/rules.v4 Add below lines -A INPUT -p tcp -m state --state NEW -m tcp --dport 80 -j ACCEPT -A INPUT -p tcp -m state --state NEW -m tcp --dport 443 -j ACCEPT iptables-restore < /...
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Run Windows application in the cloud

Amazon AWS WorkSpaces provides the virtual desktop on the cloud might suit your requirement. Another option is Microsoft own Azure RemoteApp. I haven't use both, so you got to compare both by yourself....
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How to increase size of an ubuntu cloud image

The growroot package is designed to do exactly that. http://packages.ubuntu.com/fr/trusty/admin/cloud-initramfs-growroot If not already installed, add it with apt-get install cloud-initramfs-growroot ...
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Restart Azure postgresql database

If you change he parameter it will be not accept on the database. The GUI will show the new value but the database wont running on that.The only one solution what I found is to scale the database to ...
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Are cloud servers globaly faster then dedicated servers?

The picture is more nuanced then your quote appears (but your quote is correct). As a rough rule of thumb virtual systems (like EC2 instances) are about 5% slower then the same hardware would be if ...
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Apache2/Nextcloud Docker error: "\OC\Memcache\APCu not available for local cache"

Try setting apc.enable_cli=1 in /etc/php/8.0/mods-available/apcu.ini or equivalent path depending on PHP or OS setup. Some users experienced the same issue and fixed it by applying the above change: ...
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How to use font substitution in Word Online and Office 365 in general?

The Office "Online" applications are basically crapware. They are "light" versions of the full install applications. They are adequate for creating simple documents and viewing or doing simple edits ...
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Run Windows application in the cloud

Hosted Desktop: Typically provided via MS RDP or Citrix XenApp into either a managed dedicated server farm or managed multi-tenanted server farm. Most providers have multiple servers and replication ...
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Run Windows application in the cloud

Since you want to run Windows based Application on Cloud, you can choose Windows Azure or Providers who supports Windows OSes ( Rackspace, Liquidweb etc ). Azure supports both Desktop OS ( windows 8 ...
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How to share Power Query queries

Power BI for Office 365 was discontinued: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-frequently-asked-questions/#what-has-happened-to-the-power-bi-for-office-365-experience The ...
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How can I disable "ConnectedPDF"? (When Foxit PDF Cloud is unwanted)

It would seem that deselecting "show start page" under File/ Preferences/ General/ Application Startup gets rid of that annoying ConnectedPDF nonsense. (I call it nonsense but it is of course yet ...
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What does it mean On-Premises and Colocation? What is the difference between them

On-premises hardware or software is installed and runs on the premises of the person or organization using the service Colocation is software or hardware is installed and runs outside the premises of ...
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ssh - looking up IP through API on-demand

There are several options. Primarily there's ProxyCommand, which can use an arbitrary program in place of the TCP connection – as long as it speaks SSH in stdin/stdout. (Of course it only works with ...
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