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How to Fix “The User Profile Service failed the logon” on Windows 7

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How to Fix “The User Profile Service failed the logon” on Windows 7

Click Start, type regedit in the Search box, and then press ENTER. In Registry Editor, locate and then click the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList In the navigation pane, locate the folder that begins with S-1-5 (SID key) followed by a long number. Click each S-1-5 folder, locate the ProfileImagePath entry in the details pane, and then double-click to make sure that this is the user account profile that has the error. If you have two folders starting with S-1-5 followed by...

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How to Remove Your Home from Google Maps Street View

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How to Remove Your Home from Google Maps Street View

UPDATE (9/10/2014) I can now 100% confirm that the process below does actually work! Good luck! Protect your privacy and remove your home from Google’s database. Here’s how: Go to google maps (https://www.google.com/maps/) Type in your address and press the search button Click “street view” to take you into street view mode Click the “Report a problem” white link in the bottom right of the screen A new window/tab will open to the “Report Inappropriate Street View” For the image preview, zoom all...

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Change Default Permissions for Uploaded Files via SFTP to 775

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My basic solution to this, is to create a script that sits between SSH and SFTP and changes the umask as the user logs in: > vim /opt/sftp-server.sh #!/bin/bash umask 022 /usr/libexec/openssh/sftp-server Then edit the ssh_d config file (/etc/ssh/sshd_config) and edit the sftp SubSystem line to point to your script: Subsystem sftp /opt/sftp-server.sh Make sure you’ve set the permissions correctly on your new script: > chmod 755 /opt/sftp-server.sh Now files uploaded via SFTP should have the permissions...

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