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Convert or save as 2010 drawing (.vsd) from 2013 (.vsdx) changes alignment

I've Visio 2013 and save as 2010(.vsd) changes all the page settings and automatically resizes and expands. Other than fixing the converted file manually, is there a quick fix?
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Paragraph alignment not pasting correctly

When I paste a text box from one presentation to another the paragraph alignment of the text box changes from left aligned to right. Is there a setting that is causing this? I am aware that I can ...
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How to proper align table of contents in Word 2013?

I'm struggling with following problem: I have generated table of contents and one of the item has quite long title as seen on the screenshot below. And because of that long title the page number ...
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How can I get Skype to show all chat messages on the left?

I have a problem with the horizontal alignment of chat bubbles in Skype. I am using Skype on various computers. So far all Skype installations have shown messages aligned to the left (chat partners ...
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Is it beneficial to align partitions on a USB 3.0 flash drive?

I’m planning to install Linux Mint 17.3 on my currently unformatted/unpartitioned USB 3.0 flash drive (I’m referring to a full install, instead of just creating a bootable live usb). I have read that ...
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sed align all lines to last line in a file Bash script

I have a files with below lines Dev_Campaign_1873.rpm Dev_Campaign_1987.rpm Dev_Campaign_9876.rpm http://52.30.241.107:8081/artifactory/api/storage/adifact Trying to get the output to a file as ...
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3 TB HDD shows as RAW due to disk misalignment

I have used gdisk and it says: Partition 1 doesn't begin on a 8-sector boundary. How do I fix this? I have tried using testdisk also but I am unsure how to proceed ?
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Is 103424K an optimal SSD alignment and why?

I've seen many sites recommending to use 103424K "Offset/Alignment @ 4K Cluster", whatever it means. I understand the alignment in general, but my questions are what is "Offset/Alignment @ 4K ...
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Inconsistent spacing in table of content headings

I've got a document I'm working on in Word 2010 that uses numbered headings. When generating the table of contents, I notice that the spacing between the heading numbers and the heading text is ...
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How to align a column of cells by a symbol

I'm trying to replicate a table format from a paper, They have centre aligned the following cells by the ± symbol. I have searched online and only found aligning by decimal. Example input (1 column, ...
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Alignment issues with desktop printer GC420d

I am having trouble with my desktop label printer model no: GC420d. When I need to print a label, I make sure to choose the following print settings: Choose correct Zebra printer Choose print size of ...
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Excel 2010 - Vertical alignment of text simply not working

I have a long, multiple line-break-separated (Alt+Enter) text in a cell, and I would like to set its height to a specific number, but still see the most recent note I made (going from top to bottom), ...
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Align rows from different columns (which contain some cells that have identical values) using simple formula in Excel

I have 2 tables in Excel and I am trying (via Excel formula) to match/align some rows (ones that contain identical letters for the sake of the example included below). Btw, I don't mind aligning Table ...
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Alignment with RAID-6 (mdadm) + LUKS + XFS

What I want: I have a 4x4TB RAID-6 array with mdadm. I want the storage to be encrypted and plan on using LUKS. I will most probably use XFS as filesystem. I will add more disks to the array as ...
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Alignment of characters in Word or Excel table

I have some hyphenated data like this: A 1| 2-8 2| 0-12345 3| 15-123 4| and so on How do I align the contents in word or excel such that hyphen is at the center?
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align column with text and numbers [duplicate]

In Excel, I need to align on the decimal point a column of numbers that contains a mix of: numbers, and numbers followed by x's For example, the following data should be aligned as: 0.100 0....
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Do TLC MicroSDs and SSDs need a special tuning for proper alignment?

TLC flash memory has three bits per cell, so block sizes (at various levels) are divisible by three. As a result, when you align the partition just like “use a power of two, 1GiB will be surely enough”...
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How to get Excel format left-aligned for numbers?

I love to format thousands by using comma by hitting the comma button on the ribbon. And that will right aligning my numbers. How can I left align those?
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How to align column values with their matching value in another column?

I have several columns of data that I need to align with a master column. The following is an example of what I hope to achieve, but with a table containing more larger strings and more rows. The ...
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Tables - 'Dotted square brackets' inside cells what are they? Causing alignment problems

I can't figure this out. What are these dotted square brackets and how do I change their size etc. I've had to insert new columns then re-enter text to get them the same width/alignment - if the ...
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How to align a long title in a table of content so that it won't be over page numbers

I'm trying to change the alignment of the TOC of this document in order to make a long title, which occupies more than one line, to break to the next line before they are vertically aligned to the ...
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Par: justify text without joining lines

Par is a great tool to format text. Par joins text and format it to the new size. Can Par also justify text without joining lines? p.e. text text text text text2 text2 text2 text2 txt txt txt txt ...
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MS Word: Can a picture be in line with text, and appear vertically centered relatively to text?

I have a picture that I want to appear in line with the text. Since the image is bigger than the font of the line, I get the picture's bottom border lined up with the bottom othe text, and the picture ...
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Searching for a Specific Text Font in Excel

Is there a text font in Excel for which all words with the same number of letters share the same space horizontally? For example, one of my column is AAACCEINPU AABBEILMTT AABCEILLMP ...
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Align header with cells whose text is oriented at an angle

Is there a smart way to align horizontal-text "header" cells with other cells below whose text is oriented at an angle? This is what I tried. Obviously this looks awful. The "Benefits" and "Caution" ...
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Adobe Illustrator changes dimension to .001

I'm working in a document with properties and rulers set to pixels. I have several different closed paths (some are simple circles with 1px stroke, others are not-so-complex compound paths). The ...
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These partitions are properly aligned?

Scenario: BIOS computer (Not EFI) HDD with GPT partition table I'm trying to follow these instrutions: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/GRUB#GUID_Partition_Table_.28GPT.29_specific_instructions ...
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How to align Explorer's context menus to the bottom edge of the screen? (rather than having them open above the mouse)

In windows explorer when you move your cursor towards the bottom of the screen and right-click, the context menu opens upwards, above the mouse. Is there a way to open the menu as far down as ...
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Windows 7 icon alignment

I have downloaded several youtube videos to my video folder, but they are not in the order I want them, if I try to reposition them, they fly back to their original positions. What can I do to make ...
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Align text boxes in Adobe Acrobat Pro XI

I have a PDF with a table on contents where each line is it's own text box object. I want to align these objects with each other but I can't find a way to do this. There is no "align" command and I ...
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Excel 2010 clips top edge of content

In Excel 2010 on 2 different computers, the same file opens differently as follows: Correct: Incorrect: The correct one is displayed first. This is a file exported from a SQL Server Report; when ...
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Is my SSD disk aligned to 4k sectors and if not how do I fix it? [duplicate]

As per another post here on SU, I'm trying optimise performance of a USB 3.0 attached SSD drive. I've been told that aligning to 4k boundaries should improve performance(?). So how can I check that ...
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Win7/Server2008: Automatic differences SSD/HDD installation

It is said that a new installed Win7/2008 has "some" settings different if it was installed on a SSD than they would be on a HDD. Do someone have a reliable statement on what exactly is different? I ...
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How to align the cursor under a specific character?

Sometimes when coding in vim I'd like to start a new line and align the cursor under a specific character. For example: (,) <$> foo ^ -- I want to align here to continue typing like: ...
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If I align a partition to 24MiB then is it also aligned to any divider of this size?

Let's assume that I want to begin my partitions with an offset on flash drives because of: Although it is usually possible to write single pages, the data cannot be *over*written without being ...
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Why should I align SSD with offset of 128 sector when sectors per track is 63?

For using an Windows XP with SSD, it is recommended that you align your partitions manually (or use eg. 7 for partitioning). Background It is explained that XP by its default alignment needs to use ...
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Excel: Align by decimal point in cells with stars

In Excel 2011 for Mac, I have the following column of numbers: 0.139** -0.131** -0.135* -0.053 0.139** 0.112* 0.183*** Some items are negative, and some have stars. My goal is to have the column ...
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Aligning numbers in Table of Contents in Microsoft Word

I am trying to create a table of contents page for my thesis. However, when am specifying my page numbers, am not able to set them in a straight line at all, compared to the previous entry. I have ...
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left and right aligned text with different page layouts

I want to make my template in Word 2010 as simple as possible for users. At the moment in the footer there is some text left aligned then a right tab stop for the page numbers. My issue is when I turn ...
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Correctly partition microSDHC card [duplicate]

I temporarily used my microSDHC card for flashing a BeagleBone Black embedded device. This process involved overwriting the entire card with a binary image that contained two partitions. Now I would ...
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How to properly align text between table columns in Microsoft Word?

I'm working with a large table in Microsoft Word 2010. It's a pretty simple table, consisting of two colums. In the left column, I have keywords. Those keywords are linked to a specification (portion ...
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Aligned partitioning of 2TB disk with Linux fdisk

Is there a way to create a single 2TB partition, which is 4096-byte-sector aligned, on a disk using the standard Linux fdisk (I have tried version 2.17.2)? I've tried the following things and ran ...
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Code compare tools dont line up on dual monitors

I have setup Visual Studio to use an external code compare tool. I've tried both Beyond Compare and DiffMerge and when the window is expanded to cover both monitors they dont align. Can someone ...
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How to copy [just] the alignment and the indentation?

If i have many paragraphs and i want to (Format paint) just the alignment and the indentation of the first paraghragh to the others without other styles like the font and colors how to do that ? for ...
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Correct misaligned encrypted partitions

I have encrypted my SSD with dm-crypt/LUKS to install an Archlinux in an LVM container. Here's a graph of the structure (it's in French but should be understandable): Now I realised I should have ...
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Is alignment to erase block size needed for modern SSD's?

I now this topic has been somewhat discussed before but I haven't managed to get a clear picture. I’m trying to figure out whether partition alignment to erase block size is necessary with recent-ish ...
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Free disk alignment tool? [closed]

Knows anyone a free disk alignment tool for windows like the paragon disk alignment tool? I'm not going to pay 30 dollar for this hopefully one time use case. But I could not find any good free ...
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DiskPart Align Minimum Value

Typically, when the create partition command is invoked, there's a default alignment of 1024, at least for the Windows 7 version. Say these commands were issued. select disk 0 clean convert gpt ...
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Partitioning in Linux with parted

I m trying to create a new partition in Linux with parted. I start parted as below. # parted -a optimal /dev/sda Below is the current partition table. Number Start End Size Type ...
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Justifying Text in Word 2007

How can you justify text in Word 2007 and not have the last sentence look really spaced out? IE: The Last Line Looks Like This to fill the space.