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Mac OS 10.5.1 - Illustrator close by itself suddenly

We have a Mac user in our business and she is using Illustrator CS4. The issue now is that program close by itself without warning. I am wondering what could be the problem but I'm not a geek with mac....
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How do I change my default shell to use ZSH in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I make Bash my default shell on Ubuntu? I want to change my default shell in Ubuntu to ZSH. What's the command to do this?
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How can I break a symbolic link loop?

While I was trying to compile a C shared object library, I accidentally created two symbolic links which point to each other. Is there a way to get rid of them without nuking the whole directory? I ...
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Can a power failure or forceful shutdown damage hardware?

Can computer hardware suffer damage from forceful shutdowns (holding the power button for five (5) seconds) or power failures? I believe that normal PC hardware does not suffer from this - after all,...
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Use lan-connected printer within VMware

I have a printer connnect via LAN to the host-PC (windows 7). I want to use it from a virtual windows XP guest within Vmware but XP does not seem to find the printer, any ideas? BTW, I do have a ...
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PDF printer without user intervention [closed]

I'm looking for a PDF printer that doesn't ask the user to choose a filename and directory, but simply saves it to a predefined folder with a unique filename. The print jobs will come from third ...
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Downgrade Firefox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can I find really old versions of Firefox? How can I clearly downgrade Firefox? Particularly,need 3.5 version. Seems that 3.6 has some problems with Firebug for me. ...
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SHELLOPTS Defaults?

Using Debian 5.0 (Lenny)...I can't find where SHELLOPTS is being set by default. I've checked: ~/.bashrc ~/.profile ~/.bash_profile (doesn't exist) /etc/bash.bashrc /etc/profile ... nowhere to be ...
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HP c6180 driver refuses to install - “must reboot to continue delete files and continue install” loops

User called me last night, can't get HP drivers to install for printer. 500 meg download for latest c6180 driver. PC says "computer must be restarted to delete some files, then setup will continue." ...
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Monitor doesn't shut off properly and computer doesn't lock when the computer needs to be rebooted

My computer doesn't lock itself or turn off the monitor, I believe, when it wants to be rebooted. I'm not sure if this really is the actual cause or not but when I notice my computer isn't locking ...
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Is 'more' dead on OS X?

Just when I was getting curious about less vs. more I am running Snow Leopard. When I type more it says Missing filename ("less --help" for help) So I type whereis more and it says /usr/bin/more. ...
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Dump/show ACL in GNU screen

I'm trying to make an interface to make it easier to set ACL in screen. Setting ACL is quite easy, however, I can't find a way to show or dump the existing ACL. A look in the archives of this list ...
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Allow Standard user to run program requiring UAC elevation

I need a standard or limited Windows 7 user to be able to run an application (Fallout Mod Manager) which requires UAC elevation. I've tried the Application Compatibilty Toolkit, but that did not work ...
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Get the Google Analytics page views for a directory [closed]

I have a blog network set up with the following schema: Blogs: example.com/blog-1/ example.com/blog-2/ example.com/blog-3/ Posts: example.com/blog-1/great-post.html example.com/blog-1/cool-post....
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Photoshop CS4 path question

I'm having a problem with the CS4 path tool: I created a closed path but it's outlined only. how can I change it to filled mode? I don't mean just make a selection and fill it, but keeping the filled ...

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