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will really love to know more about hosting a network and creating a security to it.
by wilkis123 in Networking ()
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I am facing an abnormal issue with my PC, when i start my computer it gets to Windows 10 Login screen. Now the wired issue is the Num Lock light dont turn on Automatically it has to be manually Turned On.....I tried to look for solutioin online but unable to …
by charles.klein in Microsoft Windows ()
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Good Morning, As this is a homework question, I'm hoping for some guidance in the correct direction or a website. I was given an IPv6 address and I need to find the EUI portion of the address. And EUI is just the first 24 bits of a MAC address with …
by kes166 37 in Networking ()
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Hello friends, I am a new user for a mac and it seems to be slow as its opening time and also browsing a page. At that time what should I do for this? I am wondering for some wisefull tips that I recover this problem as soon as possible.
by roycpo in Mac OS X ()
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So I am really not sure what the name of this device is as I have been trying to find out for some time now, basically in my home I have terrible connect in my room to my router and would like to get a wifi repeater similar to the …
by toxicandy in Hardware and Software ()
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So I have a question and I really need some guidance for this as networking unfortunately isnt my strongest area of IT expertize. I've recently had a new client of mine approach me wanting to setup internet access for tenants at an apartment complex he owns. Attached is a very …
by Omni in Networking ()
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We recently enabled folder redirection for a few staff members. After their PST file is migrated to the network share, Outlook can't read it. When we run the Outlook Inbox Repair Tool. We get this error: This data file appears to have been created using a newer version of Microsoft …
by Antonbro in Microsoft Windows ()
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My desktop computer CPU button just blink and turn off and it never turn on unless I remove the CPU main cord from back side and it always repeated
by Rounaksuthar in Hardware ()
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Hello DaniWeb / Linux Users and Programmers, I am 90% new to the world of Linux. I was instructed to edit a running program. The purpose of editing this program was to follow the format of the other running program. But it is hard for me to understand because some …
by zelrick -1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Made an experiment: 1. connected SONY camera's composite out to computer audio line-in 2. recorded incoming audio/video signal as sound using SoundForge program (stereo recording - one recorded audio (can clearly hear it), the other channel is video (hear as noise)); saved as WAV file 3. copied WAV file onto …
by SAZAR in Mobile and Wearables ()
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Hello, To begin, I am a registered member but have not been here in awhile - I have misplaced my login credentials and must post anonymously. I recently purchased a new laptop and am cleaning up my old one and giving it to a friend. This older laptop runs Windows …
by mattyd 89 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi all. I ... ve got some problem: “PowerPoint cannot read **.pptx” why could this be? It used to work yesterday, and now this. Just saved my presentation. It`s been a hell lot of work to make it. Can you help me?
by cameronmcdowell -1 in Microsoft Windows ()
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It's hard for me to admit it but there are things, ten things to be exact, that I really hate about Linux. Sometimes I think it's just me but I do see other people stating a few of these in the forums so I'm at least not alone with some …
by khess 81 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi there I have this problem on how to access the website/server without using IP address im using xampp as a trial for this. im always using IP's instead of names. I would like to know more on how to customize my Public Static IP(121.xxx.xxx.xxx) to name(www.mysite.localserver) like that
by joshuajames.delacruz in Hardware and Software ()
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Hi, I bought a new computer a while ago but my battery seems to be much worse now. Do you have any methods to keep it running as long as possible?
by GustavoWoltmann in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi all, so the problem I have today is with my Asus laptop, it has a Intel Dual band Wireless-AC 7260 wifi adapter. Not sure if that will help or not but I am going to try to provide as much information as possible. So when I am at school …
by toxicandy in Hardware and Software ()
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hello my destop is gone half white and i cant see any icons on my destop ive tried different things but didnt work someone plz help me
by Muhammad Hamza_1 in Microsoft Windows ()
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When using openSUSE and opening Firefox the screen remains blank while the opened application appears to be off-screen. How can we cause the opened applications to open on-screen? --It is not only Firefox, but not all applications either.
by WmRobt in Linux and Unix ()
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I'm trying to get my Mint desktop computer's home directory and my Debian media server's movies/shows directoiries backed up. When this is all said and done I'll be backing everything up to a 5 TB external USB HDD with it's own powers source connected to a Raspberry Pi 2 stored …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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i discovered to my dismay that email from my aol file cabinet had just disappeared! i have aol 8.0 i've spoken with three techies at aol and they all say the same thing that my email has gone for good. but how can this be .... surely it must be …
by dragonface415 in Microsoft Windows ()
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# How to be a good programmer - Tips and Tricks # Here I am writting few tips and tricks by following them you could be a good programmer, I just want to clear one thing that I am not a good programmer but I'm just trying to become a …
by Viny_1 in Hardware and Software ()
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Guys, I’m having a lot of problems with my 64GB usb stick. It worked fine till somehow I think I formatted in exFAT format (that happened in Ubuntu as I was trying to install something on it and I formatted it using I can’t quite remember which utility in Ubuntu), …
by Violet_82 35 in Linux and Unix ()
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In order to further (artificially) inflate the number of Windows 10 installations, Microsoft is now showing the following pop-up on some users' computers: ... And even more heavy-handed, some users are getting the following: ... Smart users will realize that they can always click X and just close the window. …
by Reverend Jim 1,091 in Microsoft Windows ()
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My number two son is looking to replace his old(ish) Alienware laptop with a new gaming desktop. He is leaning toward another Alienware (although desktop this time rather than notebook). Does anyone have any recommendations that aren't in the super-ultimate-deluxe-megabucks category? His reason for going to a desktop system is …
by Reverend Jim 1,091 in Hardware and Software ()
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Hello, One day I was surfing on internet and suddenly my sony vaio laptop stopped working. I tried to restart it but nothing happend. There is no sound no light absolutely nothing. I tried different power cord and also tried another battery but nothing happend. Is my motherboard gone? How …
by bhelpuri in Hardware ()
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0 down vote favorite I have a new battery pack for my acer aspire 4750 laptop, it hust a 2 weeks old, actually it is working pretty good. I use batterycare to check charge level, so while i am charging and it reached 80% I remove the AC, then recharge …
by ZER09 in Hardware ()
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What are my chances of data recovery from external hard drive which is password protected. I consulted one data recovery services and their asking price is $350. Do I have some other less costlier option for data recovery? HDD Manufacturer - WD Elements WDBUZG0010BBK-EESN 1TB Portable External Hard Drive"
by john-carter in Mac OS X ()
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Hi, everyone, I am an IT student, currently in 3rd year. I want to know can I select "Design of netwrok for a campus, (infrastructure CISCO)+ System Administration (microsoft)" what do you think about this. I am interested in in networking, have studed DCCN, currently studying CCNA.
by Riaz Gul in Networking ()
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Hello guys Am not fimiliar with windows server 2008 enviroment but am learned few things last days, I want to create mail service to send and recieve messages localy, between two or three computers just for learing. How can i achieve that ? Am using windows server 2008 Tried hmailServer …
by OsaMasw 13 in Networking ()
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I know that it's possible for speakers to repeat whatever sound comes into microphone. But, now I'm thinking. When I speak on Skype/TeamSpeak (VoIP software), would it be possible for me, to select audiofile and play it as if it was sent through microphone? To send music through my "microphone" …
by Aeonix 39 in Linux and Unix ()
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