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Remove OneDrive icon from Navigation Pane while keeping active use of OneDrive itself

Many users here ask how to get rid of OneDrive completely and these questions already have answers. My situation is different. I want to remove only OneDrive icon from Navigation Pane in Windows Explorer. However, I want to continue using OneDrive, I use it in an active way, I just don’t need the icon there. […]

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Remove OneDrive icon from Navigation Pane while keeping active use of OneDrive itself

Many users here ask how to get rid of OneDrive completely and these questions already have answers. My situation is different. I want to remove only OneDrive icon from Navigation Pane in Windows Explorer. However, I want to continue using OneDrive, I use it in an active way, I just don’t need the icon there. […]

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User Help

Remove OneDrive icon from Navigation Pane while keeping active use of OneDrive itself

Many users here ask how to get rid of OneDrive completely and these questions already have answers. My situation is different. I want to remove only OneDrive icon from Navigation Pane in Windows Explorer. However, I want to continue using OneDrive, I use it in an active way, I just don’t need the icon there. […]

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Mastering Development System & Network

Swap being used when not necessary

I have: vm.swappiness = 1 as suggested here to prevent using Swap when there is plenty of available memory. (0 would completely disable swap, as far as I understand) In frequent cases, I end up with, say, 5GB swap used (total 16GB), while I have 9GB free available memory (total 32GB) (only 1GB free if […]

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Apple User Help

How to edit “kMDItemXxx” file metadata on macOS?

Today I tried to edit the file metadata (the ones that mdls shows). For vanilla metadata, like basic timestamps, touch is good enough. And for these things called "extended attributes" (quarantine, etc.), macOS gives you xattr -d. But is there a CLI way to edit, say, "kMDItemBitsPerSample" or "kMDItemFSName", or the key/value pairs used by […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Pipes and graphics

When developing a program (in C or Python, say), I often write debug messages to see whether my program behaves as intended. On Linux, such text messages can be handled in varied and flexible ways using tools like grep, sed, wc, etc. However, once I want to display graphics instead of text messages, there is […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Pipes and graphics

When developing a program (in C or Python, say), I often write debug messages to see whether my program behaves as intended. On Linux, such text messages can be handled in varied and flexible ways using tools like grep, sed, wc, etc. However, once I want to display graphics instead of text messages, there is […]

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Can I prevent a permanent from becomeing the target of a spell/ability by giving it hexproof/shroud in response?

Say, I have Illusionary Servant in play and the opponent targets it with the ability of Benalish Trapper. Can I prevent it from becoming a target and thus being destroyed by playing Plaxmanta in response? In other words, does a permanent become the target of an ability once the target is declared and the ability […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Strange Output in Expect Recordings: How to eliminate, and any reasons why?

So, I have switched to Fedora from Debian recently, and have noticed something odd in the default Fedora BASH shell. If I run autoexpect and record commands, the following sorts of output gets generated: # demo of the recording autoexpect env > foo Ctrl-D # the script expect statement recording # notice that expect recorded […]

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How to have “Excel for Mac 2016” Auto-convert entry of yymmdd to yyyy-mm-dd

I want to type, say, 20201008 or 201008 into a cell and as soon as I press  the enter or tab key have "Excel for Mac 2016" immediately convert and display either entry as 2020-10-08. 
 I don’t want to have another column set up that uses a formula to convert 20201008 or 201008 to […]