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Error in converting color pdf into grayscale pdf in Linux - 'File has errors…'

I have been trying to convert a color pdf to a grayscale pdf prior to printing to avoid the color printing costs. I am using Debian and ImageMagick commands: convert -monochrome swp574.pdf output2....
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Convert a file from PNG to TIFF restoring TIFF Data

I have a software, that extracts TIFF data from a file and convert this file to PNG (TIFF has a default header with some bytes to be replaced on(width, height, stripbytecounts), so i replace those ...
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Using 3ga and 3gp with ffmpeg

I have sometimes converted .3gp files from my Android voice recorder into .mp3, easy as pie - sometimes I combine image(s) and create videos from these recordins for Youtube, but when I try to convert ...
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Acrobat XI Pro how to suppress Action Wizard messages

I'm running the Action Wizard in Acrobat on Windows 7 to convert files to OCR PDFs. Each time it processes a file a window pops up and the Action Wizard overrides anything else I might be doing on my ...
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Easiest way to convert Ubuntu Server 11.10 physical disk to VHD

I have an old HP server running Ubuntu Server 11.10. I'd like to create a copy of the disk, in VHDX form, to use with Hyper-V. What's the easiest way of creating the VHDX file? Can anyone suggest ...
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Converting H265 to H264 causes artifacts in dark areas

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this, but I'll try anyways. I'm trying to convert a lot of HEVC (H265) videos to AVC (H264) and I'm getting all these nasty artifacts in dark areas. Does ...
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'Invalid pixel format error' when converting from mj2 to ffmpeg

I've been trying to use ffmpeg to convert some mj2 files to mp4, but I can't figure out the correct flags to pass Naively, I tried things like ffmpeg -i vid_in.mj2 vid_out.mp4 but I get errors like ...
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Free correct convert SWF to animated GIF

(English is not my native language) Hello, i create banner in program Sothlink SWF Easy (on page), but I can't correctly convert flash to gif . I try use many programs and services: Eltima SWF to GIF,...
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FFMPEG video cutting

When using fast seeking in FFMPEG (seek before i option) and by specifying the time to retain, is there any way to tell which frame is actually split-frame ? So using this: http://stackoverflow.com/...
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How can I convert .mov to h.264 video MPEG-TS container (with DVB subtitles) using ffmpeg

I have to achieve these results: Vídeo ID : 481 (0x1E1) ID in Menu : 1 (0x1) Formato : AVC Format/Info : Advanced Video Codec Format profile : High@L4 Format config, CABAC : Yes Format config, ...
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FFAStrans walkthrough to transcode webm to gif

I would like to use the watch folder features to detect when a webm file is downloaded, and convert it to gif. I'm a bit lost with the UI though. Thanks for reading and help mucho grande appreciated.
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FFmpeg script to convert all WebM files in a folder to Gif, and then delete the WebM files

I'm using FFmpeg with DirectoryMonitor, a folder watching program. When a webm is added to the folder i want to execute a script to convert all webm files in that folder to gif, and then delete those ...
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Trying to convert a luc file to a lua

If I understand correctly, I first have to decompile the luc, not sure. I have a lua reader and I can open the luc with another program but it's gibberish. What I am trying to do is covert a mod from ...
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Convert VMWare VMDK disk to Hyper-V disk

Using Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter cmdlet - ConvertTo-MvmcVirtualHardDisk to convert a VMWare Workstation VM disk to Hyper-V disk. How does the cmdlet handle or how do you specify a source ...
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How to “print to PDF” multiple books using Calibre?

When using Calibre's E-book Viewer, there is a button to "print to PDF": Clicking it shows some options for "print to PDF": I can successfully convert various ebook files to PDF this way. ...
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Converting x265 to x264 while using -vf subtitles

Is it possible? I'm trying to use this script for %%a in ("*.mkv") do ^ ffmpeg -i "%%a" ^ -map 0:0 -map 0:2 -map 0:4 ^ -c:v libx264 ^ -preset slow ^ -crf 22 ^ -c:a:2 copy ^ -vf subtitles="%%a:si=1" ^ ...
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batch convert svg to png with filetype/permission intact

I am trying to convert my svg files to png, which is already answered many times, as here and here. But the problem is, in my files, I have real files and softlinks, e.g. lrwxrwxrwx. 1 rudra rudra ...
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How can I convert a Macromedia Projector file (PowerPc) to video?

I have a folder of old macromedia projector files designed to run in PowerPc environment. I'd like to access these but all tutorials for conversion use tools designed to convert projector .exe files. ...
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ffmpeg convert to mp3 with same duration

I am using ffmpeg to convert a flv with speex audio codec generated from red5 server to mp3 file. I am using the following command to convert flv to mp3 ffmpeg -i input.flv -acodec libmp3lame output....
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Convert image sequence to animated GIF in OS X command line without 3rd party tool?

Is it possible to convert image sequence (e.g. PNG) to animated GIF with OS X command line (sips)? There is many guides that show how to make GIF to PNG, but not with other way. I know there is like ...
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Converting serial port binary hex to serial port ASCII decimal

I'd like to convert a binary hexadecimal data string on one serial port to an ASCII decimal string output to another serial port. Is there already an application that does this? If not, would it be ...
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ImageMagick resize/extend PDF results in illegible text

I am trying to extend the PDF’s left margin, and was trying to use convert. However, I can’t get it to work properly without losing the text quality; see screenshot below. The text comes out ...
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How to create new transparent image with text that will have size of text?

For now I am using: convert -size 500x200 xc:transparent -font "myfont.ttf" -pointsize 300 \ -gravity center -draw "text 0,0 'abcdefgh'" png:- > out.png The problem is that I don't now how much ...
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FFMPEG X'Y'Z' tiff to sRGB HEVC conversion

I am trying to create a video from a series of TIFF images that are mastered in the X'Y'Z' colorspace. I tried to apply the lut3d=XYZ-sRGB.3dl vf, but it appears that is not compiled into into the ...
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Word to PDF conversion: Fonts look crisp at 150% zoom but fuzzy at the desired 100% zoom

Is there a way to force the PDF to optimize text rendering for a zoom factor of 100%? I've written an IT Textbook (on Advanced Excel) in MS Word and I'm trying to create a crisp PDF. I know that ...
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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 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 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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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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Converting an .exe for PSP

I'm looking to convert an .exe to a format that will be playable on the Playstation Portable. The application is Street Fighter X Mega Man http://capcom-unity.com/mega_man The PSP is the Go model, ...
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converting scanned imaged into a single DjVu file

AFAIK there are several ways to do this on Linux. I'm a Window's user. Any way to do it on Windows?
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FFmpeg - Converting JPG to AVI issue

I'm having an issue converting jpg files to avi using ffmpeg. I use this command: ./ffmpeg -start_number 1 -i ~/PycharmProjects/images/test/img%04d.jpg -vcodec mpeg4 test.avi My files are named ...
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RS232-> convert to usb format and store to jump drive or other usb connected memory

I work with older (pre1997) machine tools. They use a RS232 port to transfer data to and from the machine. I would like to convert these serial signals into a USB format and store them on a jump drive....
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FFMPEG EXR to TIFF works, TIFF TO JPG, but not EXR to JPG

I try to batch-convert EXR Images to JPG Images. Converting EXR to JPG doesn't work, i get a corrupt error when trying opening the file. ffmpeg.exe -y -i C:/test.exr C:/outs.jpg But Converting EXR ...
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OpenSSL, Converting CRT to PEM

I've been trying to use openssl to convert a .crt certificate to a .pem openssl.exe x509 -in server.crt -out openssl.pem -inform der -outform pem After using that command, I get unable to load ...
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Converting base64 encoded database

I have a dadabase whose structure is really simple. <ws> <e> <k>base64_encoded_string</k> <v>base64_encoded_string</v> </e> <e&...
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Break up SVG images and save individually

I have a large SVG file containing a few hundred simple images. Is there any way to open the file, ungroup all the images and then save them all individually, in bulk? I don't want to have to copy ...
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Convert a set of files of one type to another using its 'Export' facility

I have a set of files of type .pn2 (that is a Persian word document) in directory A. The files can be converted to Unicode type using an ‘Export’ facility in its ‘File’ menu. That is, when I open ...
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automated conversion of xlsx to txt file

I need a way to automate a process where I would get a xlsx file in a folder and have it automatically converted into a tab delminited file (txt) file.What would be the best way to go about doing this?...
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Allow multiple instances of Handbrake

Is it possible to run multiple instances of Handbrake on Windows 7 (video encoding application)? I have a 32 thread system and I think it would be more efficient to encode 2-3 movies at the same time....
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ffmpeg black bars at the left and right side of the video

I have strange problem with the resolution using ffmpeg. in the output bellow I've two files "test1" and "test2". "test1.flv" I've downloaded from website and it was already converted into flv, and ...
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Converting a large string of hex to decimal on windows

I have a long string of hex characters which I need to be converted to ascii , decimal and several other formats. The hexcode is separated by brackets and I wanted to know if there is any free tool ...
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WordConv.exe errors on Windows Server 2008 SP2

I am trying to convert MS-Word 2003 documents to the docx format as part of a larger programming effort. Microsoft offers their Office Compatibility Pack as an option for this conversion. As per the ...
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Name a abbreviated letter to a word

I wanted to name the the letters like PT or PIT as Pressure Transmitter or anything with P will be named as pressure and anything ending in T as transmitter. I want a cell funtion that can name all ...
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How does Adobe convert WAV to MP3?

When using Adobe's programs (Flash for example) to convert WAV audio to MP3 there is no silent gap added to the beginning of the MP3 file like it is when I for example use LAME (when using LAME a 10-...
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Convert .ppt to Word - with proper headings, font-sizes and page-sizes

How do I convert .ppt to .docx [or .odt, or something!] in such a way page sizes are scaled down and text is in "normal" font-sizes?
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What is the best method to use to convert my HD video files on Ubuntu 10.10?

Recently I bought a JVC GZ-HM650 HD video camera. The camera produces *.MTS files, which Ubuntu 10.10 can't play correctly by default. I would like to convert those files, so I can edit them in my ...
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Is it possible to show my own avatar when in a Skype conversation?

I want to record Skype conversation and need myself showed in Skype conversation GUI - at the moment we can see every one except ourselves. Is it possible to view my own avatar in the conversation ...
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Convert PDF with Arabic and English Fonts to Word

I need to convert a PDF file that has arabic and english text to word. A sample page from the file can be found on this link http://digital-dividend.com/clients/00000217.pdf I need to do this so the ...
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Switch to outlook from Lotus Notes

I am using lotus notes email client. But I want to move to email client Outlook .I want to transfer all my emails to outlook.can anyone tell me how can I do it.Thanks in advance.