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How to download and convert Flash-based media?

I would like to download and convert the sound stream from the Flash-based web page at into some format I can play locally (this is the Jazz Profiles of Thelonius Monk). I do not want to stream it on ...
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Convert binary data to valid image format, using Imagemagick (or other tool)

I have raw binary data in a file. I know that it is "8-BPP monochrome" and I know width and height of image. How could I convert this data to any readable image format?
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Is there any tool to convert VHS into DVD for free? [closed]

Want list of available tools offering VHS to DVD conversion for free.
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Convert & Burn M2TS files into DVD format WITHOUT LOSS

I have my marriage film (Resolution: 1080p /Format: .m2ts / File size: 7 GB) on a bluray disc which I ripped in my HDD with this software that I found on forums. The thing is that I want to make some ...
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Compress videos to a specified file size?

I have 3 video files that are 50 MB, 100 MB and 150 MB. I want to compress each to 25 MB each. I understand the larger videos will sacrifice more quality. Is there any software that can compress ...
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How to convert HTML into endless one-page PDF via wkhtmltopdf?

Currently when converting the PDF from given URL, like: wkhtmltopdf http://superuser.com/ superuser.pdf where it consist multiple A4 pages (sometimes images are cut in the middle of the page). How ...
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Turn a word document into one long jpg [duplicate]

This sounds like a silly question, I know. For work, one of the departments has a long list of names that makes up 8 separate pages in a word document. They then format that to one enormously long jpg ...
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HDMI Output to VGA Input

I have a computer with only an HDMI output and a monitor with only a VGA input. I would like to have the computer extend its display onto the monitor. However, I have read that VGA outs cannot be ...
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How can I batch convert FLAC to MP3 while retaining the directories, within a different directory?

I have my music organized as Music\Lossless\Artist\Album and Music\Lossy\Artist\Album. I want to convert everything in the lossless folder to MP3 or AAC, have them retain their Artist\Album ...
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Question about using a charger/laptop from Iran in US (difference in voltage?)

I'm not really familiar with using electronics from other countries in the US and vice versa. I know the outlets are different, but that's pretty much it. I'm really sorry if this is the wrong place ...
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Using `imagemagick convert`, how do I resize an image and convert it to a centred A4 sized pdf while retaining image quality?

When I convert a png-image to pdf, I have been using convert in.png -page A4 out.pdf to get a pdf where the image quality is retained and the image is aligned to the bottom left corner by default. To ...
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Sublime text opens an xml file in HEX view

I have an xml file(rename to .xml) and I need to open this in Sublime text. But if I try to open and view it, it displays the data in Hexadecimal values. But I want this to be displayed in xml format. ...
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Why flac file converted from mp4 weighs 4x than mp4 file?

I did converted mp4 file to flac with ffmpeg -i x.mp4 x.flac x.mp4 weighs 11M and x.flac weighs 43M
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VGA to S-video/video converter won't work [closed]

So I bought this vga to video converter and I plug it like it shows on every video on youtube who talk about it and I can't have a clear picture. I set the resolution of my computer to 800X600. What ...
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Convert PMD to PDF, without PageMaker

A colleague sent me a couple of PMD files made 12 years ago. I don't have PageMaker or InDesign (he neither). Can I convert them to PDF without buying software? Preferably online or with legal ...
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How to convert multiple mp3 files to mp4 with ffmpeg?

The following command takes the mp3, attaches an image to it, and converts it to an mp4: ffmpeg -i input.mp3 -loop 1 -i image.png -c:a copy -c:v libx264 -shortest output.mp4 I'm trying to apply the ...
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How to connect Dell Vostro with HDMI to Matrox TripleHead2Go with DisplayPort?

I like to connect my Dell Vostro 3700 with HDMI output to the Matrox TripleHead2Go Digital SE with DisplayPort. Does somebody know if an active HDMI to DisplayPort converter works with the Matrox and ...
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How do I convert multiple mp3 files to mp4 with ffmpeg?

The following command takes the mp3, attaches an image to it, and converts it to an mp4: ffmpeg -i input.mp3 -loop 1 -i image.png -c:a copy -c:v libx264 -shortest output.mp4 I need to do this for ...
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Convert USB Removeable flash disk to HDD?

I want to convert an "Removeable media flash disk" to HDD so it'll work as hard disk not flash disk. I don't need it for pc as local disk I need it for Wii for games. But Wii does not load games from ...
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LGT-256M6G SSD enclosure/converter for SATA connection

I have this SSD that came from my Lenovo Yoga2 Pro notebook but it doesn't seem to be mSATA, which I originally thought it was. Here's a picture: As said in the title, I just want an enclosure ...
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Convert text/general format time into numeric value that can be filtered

I have time data that is formatted as the following: 000:01:18 The problem is it is formatted as General, which is not recognized by excel as a numerical value at all. So no formulas will convert the ...
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Data transformation in MS Excel

looking for help on converting data from one format to another - If you want to see data in sheet is here - ...
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Converting OpenOffice Impress presentation to video without screen recording

how can I convert OO Impress presentation to video without setting up screen recording? The goal is to have a server that produces a MPEG stream with the presentation. I want to avoid screen recording ...
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Convert Webpage to Image with Scaling for DPI

I need to convert a webpage to an image for publication in a magazine. I've found several applications and websites that will do this for me, but the resulting image, no matter how large I make it, is ...
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Convert PPTX to HTML while preserving text

I need to convert PowerPoint PPTX files into HTML using the command-line. The HTML file should preserve text as text (not image) while converting all Shapes, Smart-arts and Graphs into images (or if ...
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I need a solution to convert DOC to DOCX and save new file under new name to a different folder , keeping originals [closed]

I have thousands of MS Word DOC files in different folders that I need to convert from DOC to DOCX. Is there a way that I could batch convert the DOC files to DOCX and save the converted DOCX file ...
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How can I convert MS Access 2003 (2000 file format) to Sql Server Express 2014?

I've been searching for the past two days on how to get this conversion done, but every suggestion I've seen yields no effective results. I've installed Sql Server Express 2014 and have verified that ...
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How can I batch convert all of my video files to AAC audio without converting the video?

I've used XMedia Recode to do this and it works great. I set video to "copy", audio to "convert", and it takes 2 minutes for a 2GB file. There's two problems with it for batch work though. It doesn't ...
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Batch convert video files for upload to Flickr

I have hundreds of home video files in various formats (AVI, MP4, MOV, etc) in sub-folders in a \My Photos folder on my Windows 7 PC. I would like to upload all of these to my Flickr account. But ...
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There is no “Convert MBR to GPT” option in EaseUs Partition Master

I want to convert my disk to GPT to install windows 10. I found this solution to convert it: http://www.partition-tool.com/resource/GPT-disk-partition-manager/convert-mbr-disk-to-gpt-disk.htm But in ...
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ffmpeg | batch convert | make same filename

How would I use ffmpeg to create a batch convert file for sample rate conversion, such as: $ ffmpeg -i *.wav -ar 22050 *.wav Take note, that i'm only doing a sample rate conversion, but in the end ...
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How to convert a Persian pdf file to Microsoft word format?

I have a pdf file which is Persian script and it is a Right-to-Left. Since Persian uses UTF-8 format therefore I can't convert it into a plain text in Microsoft Word, also I can't copy-paste the text ...
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convert epub to pdf with original (print) formatting?

I really hate .epub format. I have tried several online and downloaded tools to convert some .epub books I have to PDF, but it still is unsatisfactory as the original page breaks are not preserved and ...
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Best way to convert BMP to PNG while maintaining quality?

Is this possible convert BMP to PNG while maintaining quality? I am trying to reduce the size of some albums that are in BMP, but still maintain the lossless quality. Just tried XnConvert and setting ...
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How to convert .torrent file into magnet link?

I'm interested of converting a .torrent binary file into a magnet file. What are the possibilities to achieve that in Linux/Unix/OSX? Sample format: ...
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FFMPEG “Past duration 0.xxxxxx too large”

I'm recording an HLS streaming and I would like to save in a FLV Container. My ffmpeg's cmd is: /.../recorder/class/ffmpeg-2.6.1-32bit-static/./ffmpeg -i http://server/url/playlist.m3u8 -b:a 128K ...
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enscript for txt to rtf conversion - setting font type and size

Enscript seems to be broken when converting txt files into rtf files, e.g. enscript dmr102.txt -w rtf -f Times-Roman30 -p dmr102.rtf doesn't complain about the font being missing, but when you open ...
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How to convert PDF from two slides per page into one slide per page?

I have a presentation in pdf file with two slides per page. I want a presentation in pdf file with one slide per page. I tried using ImageMagick: convert -crop 1x2@ orig.pdf t2.pdf It ...
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How to extract Blu-ray audio without any conversion?

As avconv (forked from ffmpeg) said, the format of Blu-ray audio stream is called pcm_bluray, but why most of the tutorials say using -acodec pcm_s**le flag (** depends on its sample rate)? Are they ...
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Linux utility to convert a binary sequence stored in a text file into ASCII values [closed]

I have reversed a file, dumped its binary contents, wrote a tool to perform some operations on the binary, and the output is stored in a new binary file. I want to convert this binary back to ASCII. I ...
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Converting from color to true black and white in ImageMagick? [duplicate]

I have seen how to convert a picture from color to grayscale in this Super User question and answer thread. However, grayscale is not black and white. Simply put, if a field has color, I want to ...
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Make File appear like a Folder

So here's the scenario. My company's network has a "dropbox" (aka scratch drive) on the network which we can use to temporarily store our files. However, IT can choose to, on any given night, delete ...
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Win7 - Batch convert script - mp3 to ogg?

Trying to convert some mp3 to ogg using VLC on Win7. I started by modifying what I found here, but couldn't get it to work: How to convert several files of one type (e.g. wav to mp3) using VLC or ...
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How can I get the text of notes in a ppt file via unoconv?

I would like to get text of notes for individual slides in PPT to easily accessible format in my linux machine(Ubuntu 12.04). My goal is to convert PPT slides to image files with meta data, notes as ...
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How do I convert this to one column? [closed]

Like, just say I have something like this a b c d e f And I wanted to make it like this: a b c d e f How would I do so? I can't do it manually cause there's millions of lines like ...
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Formatting issues converting .pdf to .docx [duplicate]

I am having trouble with a .pdf document that needs converting to Word. I am using Acrobat XI Pro with Office Word 2013 and am on Windows 7 Pro. The original .pdf has Bold and nomal text, varying ...
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Vim: changing tabs to spaces

I know this question has been asked many times, but I'm not finding a solution to my problem in particular, mostly because I can't even really identify the problem. Here's the timeline of events: ...
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Pandoc not converting Markdown list to LaTeX properly

I cannot seem to get Pandoc to convert my Markdown documents to PDF (via LaTeX) properly. The problem seems to come from how I am formatting my lists. If I use the following command pandoc -i test.md ...
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Conversion AAC+ to mp3

I listen a radio station in VLC Media Player. It broadcasts in AAC+ but I want to listen it on my interneradio in MP3 format. How can I convert it into MP3 Stream?
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How to convert .odt to .html (or .md) from the commandline?

I just found out about Pandoc. Excellent tool. But it gives me this "Pandoc can convert to ODT, but not from ODT. Try using LibreOffice to export as HTML, and convert that with pandoc." I don't want ...