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Refers to a computer system or device that has been configured to operate without a monitor, keyboard, and mouse. A headless system is typically controlled via a network connection.

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Libreoffice - Find export filter parameters

Given this command line to convert a file into a jpeg image with LibreOffice: soffice --headless --convert-to jpeg --outdir . odf-file I saw you can set some options like quality compression when ...
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Connect remotely to Dropbox service from a server

I wonder how to authenticate a remote linux server with dropbox daemon installed without X server.
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Use Selenium on Ubuntu-Server

I recently created an Ubuntu-Server on Digital Ocean. Now I want to do some automated web-testing using selenium and Python3 (filling forms, etc.), but I can't seem to find a way to run selenium. ...
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Headless standalone firefox never returns from making a screenshot

I'm trying to make a screensot with firefox on "Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS" wget -O firefox-58.0.tar.bz2 https://download-installer.cdn.mozilla.net/pub/firefox/releases/58.0/linux-x86_64/en-US/firefox-58.0....
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Run headless Google Chrome on Mac OS X on startup

I'm currently running on OS X El Capitan, and I'd like to make run Google Chrome in headless mode on startup. So far I've tried to do this via Terminal but I have been unable to find a proper way to ...
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Looking for a way to remote manage a completely headless system

I have an old WS that I turned into a dedicated plex transcoding server. It is running windows 7(64 bit) and has no onboard or dedicated graphics installed( to lower the power usage of an always on ...
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How do I disable headless mode in Firefox?

Is it possible to disable headless mode in Firefox (so that nobody can use it)? https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1338004
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Triple boot in headless MacMini

It is my first question here and hope I'm asking it properly. I’m currently using a headless MacMini with dual-boot - macOS Sierra vs Windows 10 – and thanks to “bootcamp”, I can leave Windows 10 ...
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VNC on headless Ubuntu server

So I've been trying for the past day to get my Ubuntu server to boot to desktop without a monitor connected to it. If it doesn't boot to the desktop, the vino server won't start. Which in result makes ...
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How to make VM in VirtualBox start headless by default?

How to make VM in VirtualBox start headless by default? Not to press SHIFT every time to start headless...
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Linux headless and mega.nz sync

I have a server with Ubuntu 14.04 and I need to sync (real-time sync, not push-pull via cronjob) with a mega.nz account. Right now my solution was to install Mate and megasync gui app, but I want ...
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how to auto open web browser into raspberry pi without monitor/PC?

My program in python consist of a command to auto open a web page in chromium browser when a button is pushed. I used : os.system("chromium-browser --kiosk http://google.com") this program works ...
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How to temporarily switch to a headless environment in Windows?

On Linux, sometimes the display will freeze or something similar and it's necessary to switch to a headless environment. You can do this by typing Ctrl+Alt+F2, a shortcut that bypasses the display ...
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Cannot connect to Raspberry Pi using en0 IP address

I have two separate RPis I have only ever used headlessly using my Mac (OSX). When I set up my first RPi I used an online tutorial wherein I went into System Preferences->Network and changed '...
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Headless openvpn client on windows?

I'm looking for a client that can be run as an openvpn client but either headless or only in console. Reason being that I want to wrap a GUI application around it. I know that OpenVPN has the ...

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