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flickr download and migration to imgur

if you want to download your flickr photos and migrate them to imgur you might find it easiest to use flickr organiser to create albums of 1000 photos each and download a zip of each album

if you try and download all 10,000 photos in one go you might get

Oops!
We can only process albums with fewer than 5,000 photos. 
Please use Camera Roll or Organizr to create smaller albums or to 
remove photos from this one, then try again.
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howto display / enable apple utf8 emoji on ed/x/ubuntu gnu/linux

simples

aptitude install ttf-ancient-fonts

you should now see

  • BACK ON TOP SOON as 🔙 🔛 🔝 🔜

instead of something like

F0F0F0F0 F0F0F0F0 F0F0F0F0 F0F0F0F0

thanks to

see also

#acer #aspire r7 #windows 8.1 #upgrade

acer aspire r7 windows 8.1 howto upgrade from windows store

acer bios info

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KB 2871389 info that you may need

NOKIA M$ Exchange Email problems with old mobiles

You can try fixing NOKIA M$ Exchange Email unrecognised certificate problems with old mobiles (such as the E61i) by manually adding the missing Class 2 Certification Authority Root Certificate. For example if your M$ Exchange SSL certificate was bought from GoDaddy just open your NOKIA web browser and goto the GoDaddy Certificate Chain website and click on the DER Format CER certificate file !

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HOWTO : Install Firefox 2 with flash and java plugins on Ubuntu 6.06

DOWNLOAD
firefox-2.0.0.6.tar.gz
install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
jre-6u2-linux-i586.bin

INSTALL FIREFOX
# cd /opt
# tar zxvf ~/firefox-2.0.0.6.tar.gz

INSTALL FLASH PLUGIN
# cd /
# tar zxvf ~/install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
# cd install_flash_player_9_linux
# ./flashplayer-installer

INSTALL SUN JAVA
# cd /opt
# cp ~/jre-6u2-linux-i586.bin .
# chmod u+x jre-6u2-linux-i586.bin
# ./jre-6u2-linux-i586.bin

INSTALL SUN JAVA PLUGIN
# cd /opt/firefox/plugins/
# ln -s /opt/jre1.6.0_02/plugin/i386/ns7/libjavaplugin_oji.so .

VERIFY INSTALLATION
Run Firefox 2 and goto "about:plugins"

Default Plugin
    File name: libnullplugin.so

MIME Type     Description     Suffixes     Enabled
*     All types     .*     No

Shockwave Flash
    File name: libflashplayer.so
    Shockwave Flash 9.0 r48

MIME Type     Description     Suffixes     Enabled
application/x-shockwave-flash     Shockwave Flash     swf     Yes
application/futuresplash     FutureSplash Player     spl     Yes

Java(TM) Plug-in 1.6.0_02-b05
    File name: libjavaplugin_oji.so
    Java(TM) Plug-in 1.6.0_02

MIME Type     Description     Suffixes     Enabled
application/x-java-vm     Java         Yes
application/x-java-applet     Java         Yes

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