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i have Media creator tool on several usb sticks
how can i tell which version it is?
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Free Tool: Port Scanner
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Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Hi,

       I get a "Blue screen error in windows 7 machine" .So Automatically restart the machine every 15 minutes.Following steps are done.But still now not resolving this issue.Can you please suggest the solution.
1.SMPS changed
2.CMOS battery changed
3.Format the OS
4.Do the Disk check error & disk defragmentation
5.Selected selective startup services & stopped unwanted services
6.Uninstall the unwanted application.
7.Reduce the GUI

these are the items done by myself.What should I do? please help me
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Is there any type of paper shredder that can fit on a shelf and push the shredded paper backwards and horizontally, rather than have it drop into a a vertical bin?

The user wants to have the shredder hidden in a shelf in a cabinet with a door, rather than have it underneath a desk.


Thanks
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Hello, so my 4 drive hardware backplane or RAID card is experiencing a failure, two ports are malfunctioning which caused the RAID to go in degraded state and cause a passthrough disk to fail.  SeaTools didn't find anything wrong with the drive, so I narrowed it down to either the RAID card, the cables, or the backplane, so yeah, rather than spend a lot of time with trial and error, I thought it might be worthwhile to replace all 3 components and try a different setup.

My existing Hyper-V setup involves two RAID arrays on separate cards, a RAID-5 (Areca ARC-1210) and a RAID-1 (Areca ARC-1200).  Both arrays are using Seagate Constellation drives.  The hypervisor boot drive is a standalone disk.  The RAID-1 is used for boot VHDs and RAID-5 used for Data VHDs.  So what I am looking at is replacing my current Areca ARC-1210 with an ARC-1220 which would get me 8 ports.  This would be enough to setup two RAID-5 arrays on the card and then I could stripe them in Windows Disk Management for RAID50.  I already have the six hard drives needed for this.

Let me be clear this is not a production environment, this is just a home lab.  Are there any pitfalls to look out for using RAID-50 with VHDs besides losing two drives on one array?  I don't have enough slots in the case to do RAID-60 and RAID-10 would leave me short on disk space.
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Hello, I recently purchased a used Sony VAIO VPCSE1CGX laptop to replace my old one, which the motherboard recently fried in due to an unfortunate run in with a water bottle. However, this used one I purchased was physically in better shape than mine, and so I just transferred my hard drive, backed up my data, and did a clean install using the Sony recovery software off a USB flash drive, completely erasing all data on the current drive and restoring it. When I restored, I noticed the sound did not function thru internal speakers, the headphone jack, nor did it function even when using an HDMI cable to a known good TV and using a known good cable. I then attempted to reinstall a clean blank copy of Win 7 without the recovery stuff, just in case the model was slightly different on this one. However, even after painstakingly updating everything, no such luck. The audio drivers appear to update successfully and there are no hardware issues reported. When I do sound tests, the windows Mixer shows level being sent to the audio channels but nothing is heard. i physically took the computer apart to look for loose or missing cables and ribbons, but everything is there and seated well. I'm stumped. Usually if there is some sort of sound card physical issues on the built in board, I thought the HDMI would at least work. Am I wrong here? Thanks!
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I bought this vehicle a month ago. Before that I have 2015 RAM 1500 Pickup truck and this truck gave me a very good average miles on highway. The new GMC burn gas like a hell I feel that it might given me under 10 miles a gallon. Do I need to take it back to the dealer?
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Bubbles move from the bottom to top making an click impossible. I have disabled the touch screen and it works fine after that but as soon as we reboot it enables again. I need a permanent solution to turn off touch. I've done a lot of trouble shooting with no luck.

Right click Start and select Device Manager,
Expand Human Interface Devices,
Right click HID-compliant touchscreen,
Select Disable device.

Problem is it enables at reboot.

I also Factory restored to see if it was software and same issue. So I think the hardware is bad. Now can I unplug touch? Or is this a whole part replacement? Warranty of course is over so no help from HP. Seems to be a common issue of recent that has plenty of forum requests but no other solutions available then disable in Device Manger (again a temp solution)...

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I installed Audio Hijack and and SoundFlower.

I see SoundFlower in both MicroPhone and Speakers for Skype...

Which do I use?

How do I configure:

Audio Hijack
Skype
SoundFlower

?

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Can you please suggest me a wireless backup camera which easily be installed by any dumb person like me. I have 2017 GMC 2500 Pickup truck.
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I have a 500GB Flash Drive in my MacBook, but suspect the drive's nearly full.

But, in Finder, I right click the Home icon with my Name next to it, the size of the folder is 127GB.

How do I find the space on disk?

Thanks
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Free Tool: Site Down Detector
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Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Hi,
 I have a one doubt.In my machine i have installed 8 GB Ram using 4 GB 4 GB Ram .In my machine showing 8.00 GB Ram installed but showing 3.85 usable.This issue was faced both windows 7 32 & 64 bit machine.
 
What should i do?
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I have a unique situation. The legal department from my employer is requiring that I get a signed "Attestation of Compliance" document from my service provider.  I have a dedicated server in which my host is basically providing me the hardware, but all set up, security, user accounts, etc. are under my control.

The host is saying they won't sign an AOC because the only thing they control is the physical access to the machine (Items 7-10 of requirements). That makes sense to me. Why should they put themselves at risk for compliance when I have most of the control of vulnerabilities on the server.

Does anybody know of a hosting provider that would in fact provide an AOC for a service provider? Or of a work around for this?

Thanks.
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I need to be able to reset a Motorola (Brocade) AP 650 Access point back to factory defaults. I've tried the Motorola AP Discovery Tool, and it has errors and does not work. Any ideas would be helpful. Only have to support these APs for about 1 more year. I do NOT know the IP address of the AP's but I do know the zero config for layer 2.

Again any ideas would be helpful. Thank you

MC
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trying to help a neighbor. they have speakers in the ceiling and walls.  they have a control4 system and everything was working supposedly.  They got a new 80" TV and put it up themselves. now they don't have audio through the external speakers.

I know computers. Not much of audio... or at least not on this level.

They have the FIOS cable box feed an Integra audio / video receiver.  The video comes through to tv. No audio through external speakers.

If you run the HDMI right to the TV, you get audio through TV speakers. (so a problem with integra receiver it seems).

I moved the speakers to a Denon audio / video receiver and got audio through the external speakers. so that's good, but switching between cable box / dvd player is a bit of a chore, at least with this dial selector on the denon.

Is theere a simple way to get the external speakers working with the TV and the input devices?!
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It is currently acting as a file server and Exchange email server and running on old hardware.  Is there anything I need to look out for in terms of functionality and/or licensing?  I plan to virtualize on a new Dell server running Server 2012 R2 with Hyper-V.
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Despite power cycle the 2 month old printer (with its ink cartridges still half full &
I've tried swapping new cartridges), both color plus B&W  printing & photocopying
gives out blank papers.

Besides bringing to Brother service centre which is going to take me a lot of time
& leaving the printer behind & have to make another trip to collect, anyone can
give any tip on how to fix this?

There's no error on the LCD & both my Mac & Thinkpad  shows printing completed
without error.  I'm using the usual paper & original USB cable that comes with it
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We are about to upgrade to a new server.  It is going to be 2016 Standard Domain Controller.  We have about 40 users, 30 PC's, and 5 printers shared off this.  It is also used for file storage for about 300GB's worth of data.

My question is, do I need to worry so much about Core count, cache, or hyperthreading if it's just doing those tasks with no extra software installed except Antivirus?  Of course I want it to be fast and not just optimal but I don't want to overkill it.

The specs I'm looking at are:
Mix use solid state drives (raid 10)
Intel E5-2620 v4 2.1GHZ, 20M Cache, 6.40GT/s QPI, Turbo, HT, 8C/16T
32GB RAM
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Looking for a hardware diagnostic tool that can be used within windows (detecting hardware component failure )
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What does that mean?  >> solid state drive - 480 GB - SATA 6Gb/s >>
SSD’s use sata protocol?  compared to fibre channel, sas, etc
HP DL360 gen9 have these in spec quotes
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A customer brought in an HP Laptop. The issue as described by the customer: The laptop randomly shut down one day, when she turned it on said that the OS was missing files required to boot. The customer proceeded to do a recovery. When the recovery was finished the computer turned on and had an error related to heat/ CPU fan (I saw this error when I first turned it on at my shop). The laptop would continue to not load into windows.

My process:
I first opened up the computer and cleaned all of the dust and hair compact that was in and around the fan and heat sink prohibiting the computer from properly cooling (there was a significant amount it). I removed the heat sink itself, cleaned both it and the processor, re-applied fresh heat sink paste, re-assembled the computer. I did a fresh installation of Windows 10 - installation completed successfully, booted into Windows as would be expected. Proceed to do windows updates, laptop randomly restarted and proceed to continue looping through the automatic repair. The issue seems a lot like hard drive failure to me so I removed the hard drive and tested it - it tested good. However, I was still suspicious and thought maybe hard drive so I installed a test hard drive, re-installed windows 10 - as before, the installation completed successfully. However, almost immediately got stuck in the loop again.

I am not getting any error messages. I am not sure if there could be some sort of intermittent power failure on the board - or…
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What's to prevent someone from spanning ports on say a Cisco switch and capturing NSX SDN traffic and recreating the traffic it discovers? How is the NSX traffic kept secure from the L2/L3 switches it rides on?

Thanks.
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Hi.

I am having a hard time to find a stick that has these features.
Please only suggest one if you own it yourself and you can confirm the high write rate right now and also the metal casing, because it will need to be engraved.
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Hello IT Pros.

I'm new to Ubiquiti, and wondering if someone here has experience setting up a network using Ubiquiti hardware?
Nothing has been implemented so far.

Any leads will be fully appreciated.

The idea that we want to implement
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Say, we have a Dell mouse and the M/N number is WM514 and the CMIT ID is 2012D18091.
Kindly suggest offerings in Microsoft or alternate brands available in South Africa.
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Hi: I just bought a 2017 GMC Sierra 2500. Its a very basic truck and their is no bed liner on it. My questions is where can I find that thing or something like that cheap in under 100 bucks?
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