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Saving a tab separated file in Excel without quotes
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Find & Replace this: (") With a null value: () Manually. Then, Find & Replace 'All' of this ("") With this: (")

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How to expose 2 folders as 1 network share in windows 7?
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Distributed File System, it's a Server 2008 role that makes logical shares from multiple paths. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753479%28WS.10%29.aspx

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Why won't cmd exit after execution of batch file?
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I was just dealing with the same problem, and it finally resolved itself after making what seemed like random changes to the batchfile- I don't understand why but I'll post it here in case it helps ...

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Using a thumbdrive to improve peformance in XP
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I use one for my home folder on my netbook, in case it's ever stolen. It's been my experience that they're just as slow as floppies. Mine runs XP with 1G memory, and can barely run basics like ...

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I have a "ghost drive" Local Disk (Q:) under my "Hard Disk Drives" category which cannot be deleted
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As alexeit's answer/link refers to, it's probably Office 2010, there are various utilities that can hide it from the list of drives- like the TweakUI Powertoy for one.

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Windows XP can't get Network Address
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Sometimes it helps to completely uninstall the interface card/device via Device Manager, including the drivers & all. After a reboot after they're re-installed fresh with all defaults. Even if ...

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Auto login in background in Windows Server 2008 R2?
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On XP the task scheduler didn't look like it was going to run the arguments contained in the shortcut, rather only the rundll32.dll the shortcut pointed to instead. If this happens in your case make ...

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30 Laptops, 1 Router?
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If you care about not having to worry about doing what you're going through now again in another 5 years, you might want to consider an open-source (aka. free) firewall OS. These can provide ...

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Which backup apps verify the checksum of what they've written?
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For the sake of whoever happens across this later- I've since found a commercial app called SyncBackPro, which does check it's work. So far so good after several runs. I'm quite happy with it. ...

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I randomly have a BSOD, will recovering the PC make it work?
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Set the machine to do mini dumps rather than full memory dumps, then use this utility to read the details about what drivers were loaded at the time next time you start up. http://www.nirsoft.net/...

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Simple webcam server
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This sourceforge query should help you.

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Software to manage "application profiles", which services are running, etc., on Windows?
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TuneUp Utilities has a feature they call 'Turbo Mode' that disables a few memory intensive services. Not at all worth the $40 just for that IMO, personally I keep it disabled. Not sure what would do ...

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How do I "select" wave out to be the line-in source in windows 7?
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Try JACK: JACK is system for handling real-time, low latency audio (and MIDI). It runs on GNU/Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD, OS X and Windows (and can be ported to other POSIX-conformant platforms). ...

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Which is the fastest Linux hypervisor?
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ProxmoxVE uses a lightweight perl interface to KVM, with a smaller footprint than the libvirt library, that's a C variant AFAIK. It's a minimal bare-metal server-installation. http://pve.proxmox.com/...

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What is the serial number of a partition?
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I find it helpful for persistence with removable devices in particular. I have 2 apps that make use of that value. One is a backup application that uses the serial in the path rather than the ...

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Simple way for browsing offline in Firefox
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You want a cache browser that'll save your browsing history in a manner a little differently than how it's currently used- specialized for browsing again later. There are a few extensions that do ...

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Which is the better MacPro to get -- hardware RAID of SATA or good 256GB SATA SSD?
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I have both in the larger of my 2 servers which runs virtual machines. Here are some numbers from an OS-provided benchmark app taken during idle: A single SATA Kingston E-series SSD can do this: ...

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Upgrade RAM or CPU
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No matter what you're doing, that's very little RAM. Even with a faster CPU there's no where for what it's doing to go. It'd be a waste.

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Can audio go to both the speakers and a bluetooth headset simultaneously
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Jack audio connection kit does that for free. http://jackaudio.org/

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Is there a way to start exactly where one left off from a huge set of audio files?
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JetAudio keeps file history similarly to the undo button. I don't know about bookmarks, but when it re-opens, the track starts at the same timestamp it was at when the app last closed.

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Hard drive appears in my computer at startup but disappears after approx. an hour
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Sounds like a sleep state issue. See if it's set to go into sleep mode in Windows Power Management Options. Check for firmware updates on the manufacturer's site, & maybe even a Win7 driver. ...

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What is the probablity that an external back-up drive will fail?
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My Seagate FreeAgent Xtreme started developing problems after about a year. To this day, I have to unplug it during a boot so it doesn't keep the box from starting. On the rare occasions that it ...

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Remote desktop disables eSATA drive (MyBook)
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There are checkboxes on the Remote Desktop client side that specify whether or not remote peripherals are mapped to the session or not. It's a bandwidth saving measure. To access your drive, before ...

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Moving the Windows 7 MBR
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Are you getting 'Element not found' when the old disk is removed? I would imagine you could simply remove the original MBR from the equasion entirely, and do the 'Repair my system' from the MS DVD. ...

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Two+ Monitors with 2 video cards in Windows 7
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It seems some vendors don't want the expense of making a new driver to allow their lower-end PCI cards to work with 7. I ran into the same problem and had to buy a new PCI card that explicitly stated ...

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manifestcache and drivel to make 'more than 15'
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'The easiset way is to buy a bigger drive.' may be true, however a statement like that doesn't help this guy move forward from where he's at. It may be the easiest course of action to go ahead and re-...

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Commmand line command to copy entire directory (including directory folder) to another directory
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This will do that from the GUI, don't know how they do it. "...small program will allow you to select the "from directory" and "into directory", and it will proceed to copy ONLY the directory ...

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