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White hat job, black-hat tool?

White-hat job that may require a black-hat tool: I write for a WordPress based group blog. I'd like to copy the posts I've written for the last year or so onto my own blog (another WordPress installation). Difficulty: can't install plug-ins to the group blog, and no Import/Export feature available. More inside. [more inside]
posted by chrisinseoul on Dec 10, 2012 - 2 answers

Folders in one place please?

Why is folder copying on my Windows 7 laptop all hinky? [more inside]
posted by heyforfour on Apr 4, 2012 - 6 answers

Sorting Image Thumbs from a pile

Lazy man's image sort: What is the easiest way to grab this batch of image thumbs from my mysql web database to use on my Windows machine? [more inside]
posted by maxwelton on Dec 1, 2011 - 3 answers

copy hardrive

How do I copy my existing hard drive to my new pc? [more inside]
posted by larry_darrell on Oct 9, 2011 - 10 answers

Please to hope me select a new printer.

Please help me choose a new printer for my Mac-based home office. My current printer is a Brother DCP 7020 black and white laser printer I got in, I think, 2005, and it finally seems to be about to go. I need good and fast duplex printing, a decent flatbed scanner, and good/fast photocopying. Should I move to inkjet?? Should I get something with wireless networking?? More specifics within! [more inside]
posted by pupstocks on Oct 1, 2011 - 8 answers

How best to automate the task of copying thousands of DVDs to HDD?

Copying thousands of cds and dvds to HDD - what is the best way to automate this tedious process as much as possible without buying expensive hardware? [more inside]
posted by Grensgeval on Aug 20, 2011 - 4 answers

This sounds really familiar...

How do authors ensure that they aren't copying older stories? [more inside]
posted by amicamentis on Nov 30, 2009 - 15 answers

Clear a hard-drive, copy another onto it, then clear that other drive

Looking for step by step instructions on how to clear a hard drive and then copy one drive (that boots Windows 7) to that drive I just cleared, then clear the old boot drive. [more inside]
posted by The Devil Tesla on Oct 24, 2009 - 5 answers

How do I copy a DVD movie to DVD-R on a Mac?

MacFilter: Mac DVD copying on the cheap free? [more inside]
posted by rentalkarma on Apr 17, 2008 - 13 answers

How can I stop these people from copying my site?

I have been alerted to the fact that this site is reproducing the content of Languagehat without attribution. I can't find any way to contact them. Is there anything I can do about this?
posted by languagehat on Apr 2, 2008 - 22 answers

Cloning iPOD content

How I copy all content from an iPOD to others? I.e. how to clone iPODs? [more inside]
posted by zeikka on Feb 27, 2008 - 11 answers

How do I find the playlist for multiple cds which were burned from my (initial) main music file, which has been added to extensively?

After burning a cd using Itunes, is a copy of the playlist automatically archived? And if so, how do you access it? [more inside]
posted by h00py on Nov 23, 2007 - 4 answers

Moving iTunes library to a new computer?

Can I simply copy the files from iTunes from my old computer to my new computer? Complications and [more inside]
posted by fogster on Aug 31, 2006 - 4 answers

Automating USB pen drive copying

So I have a big conference coming up and we’re considering giving each attendee a usb-drive with all the presentations on. The problem is that if I don’t find a way to automate the copying of files I have to do it manually by myself! (+) [more inside]
posted by bering on Feb 16, 2005 - 18 answers

Why can't I copy my files?

Here's a hard one: why can’t I copy my files? [More griping inside] [more inside]
posted by Termite on Jun 28, 2004 - 7 answers

Anyone know any good free CD copying/ripping software?

This question has been asked before a few months ago, I'm sure, but I can't find it so.... Anyone know any good free CD copying/ripping software (better than Windows Media anyway)? Everything I copy with windows media comes out weird and it skips even though it doesnt skip when i play the CD normally.
posted by Slimemonster on Apr 19, 2004 - 15 answers

How to import updated bookmarks from IE to Firefox?

Finally decided to make Firefox my default browser, but the bookmarks it imported from IE are four months old. Is there any way to get the updated ones without handcopying?
posted by casarkos on Mar 8, 2004 - 3 answers

How do you get DVDs of a just-released movie?

One of my nephews (the lucky one everyone in our family loves, featured in this thread) presents us every week with a faultless DVD of a just-released-in-the-U.S. movie. How does he do it? [More inside.] [more inside]
posted by MiguelCardoso on Jan 4, 2004 - 14 answers

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