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Automating the conversion of file formats

I have a collection of folders, some of which contain .flac files while others contain .mp3 files. I need everything to be in .mp3, but I don't exactly want to go through hundreds of folders in format ...
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How to convert a PDF to a PDF/A

My university requires submitted PDF files to be in PDF/A format. I tried to find a converter, but they are all very expensive and/or complicated. How do I convert my existing PDF file into a PDF/A? ...
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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.
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Using Gimp to batch convert images to another format in Windows

As implied by the title, does anybody know how to use the gimp-console-[version].exe program to batch convert images between formats (with default settings) in Windows ?
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iTunes crashes every time i try to burn a playlist

I haven't used iTunes in a long while, preferring to use a much more lightweight program such as vlc to play my music as I no longer have an iDevice and therefore no need for the sync and backup ...
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Open source command line subtitle converter

Are there any open source, command line, subtitle converters - preferably for Linux?
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sql - year day to day/month conversion

suppose I have the following table +-----------+-------------+ | DAY | LEAP YEAR | +-----------+-------------+ | 7 | true | | 167 | false | | 43 | true ...
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How to Convert ost emails to pdf document

I have some important professional emails with some attachments in OST Mailbox, but now I want to move OST emails to PDF format. Is there any solution to convert in PDF Format? Any help would be ...
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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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How do I convert a PRN file to PDF?

I got a PRN file but I would to convert to PDF so that it will be easier for other people to access. How do I do that?
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Software to convert CHM files to EPUB/Kindle

I'm trying to decide whether to buy a Kindle 2, now that it's available in Europe. One thing I would like to do with it is to put several Windows help files on it (for example, the Python ...
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How to keep the shape and page settings intact after conversion to 2010 Visio?

I have already created process flows in the Visio 2013 format but my client prefers them to be in 2010 format. I thought "save as 2010(.vsd)" would easily convert the Visio (.vsdx) into 2010 file (....
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Batch convert Word documents to PDFs

How do I batch convert many Word documents and have them saved as [originalfilename].pdf?
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Batch convert XLS to XLSX

I have to work with an old application that can only export XLS files and I write programs in .Net using the EPPlus library that is only capable of reading XLSX files. What is the easiest way to ...
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Get Delay of Each Frame In A GIF

I'd like to get the delay of each frame in a GIF. I plan to turn it into an MP4 file. In one of the answers to "How do I convert an animated GIF to a YouTube friendly video format?", it explains how ...
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How to convert WMV to MP4?

How can a set of WMV files be converted to MP4 so I can import them to my Apple TV?
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MPEG-4 (Base Media / Version 2) to MPEG-4 (3GPP Media Release 5)

Hi I want to convert an MP4 file to work with a Sony Ericsson Aino Here is a detailed comparison of the file format that I want to convert to which is MP4(3GPP) and the file that I want to convert ...
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Powerpoint to PDF Conversion Error: Black Headers Appearing

My problem deals with converting PowerPoint to PDF. When converting PPTX to PDF, the headers at times come out as a dark background. On my PC it works fine, however when I send this document to others,...
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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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Is there any quality in loss in FFMPEG when converting to .PNGs?

I need to dump video files to their individual frames as .png files, and I'm using FFMPEG to do so like this: ffmpeg -i video.ts -r 59.94 dump/%d.png Now, I get all of the frames I need, and they ...
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Convert .fon to TTF or OTF

How can I convert a bitmap fonts (.fon) into TTF or OTF fonts? I don't need any of the features in vector fonts such as ClearType; I just want my bitmap font simply transformed into TTF or OTF format....
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how to remove “Writing library” & “Encoding settings” from the video when used ffmpeg convert?

when I used this commond: C:\Windows\bin\ffmpeg.exe -y -i f:\1.flv -vcodec h264 -s 1280x720 -acodec copy f:\output.mp4 The video output.mp4 information: General Complete name : ...
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Read serial input from RS232 to USB converter

I want to connect a barcode scanner to my PC and read its output from a selfmade program. I know that there are basically two methods of obtaining output from a barcode scanner: As Keyboard Wedge - ...
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Batch script (cmd) resulting in DD-MM-YYYY_weekday format

I need to use date /t command and convert the date format to DD-MM-YYYY_weekday with all the "-" and "_" as listed I can't find an answer on my question. Could you please help me?
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DTO/DAO conversion on bidirectional relationships between entities

I know the solution to this is dead simple, but I'm just not getting it... suppose you have the following hibernate entities: Entity User: @Entity @Table(name = "USER") public class User implements ...
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Converting png to pdf with imagemagick: how to set the resolution?

I have an image foo.png which is 1240 * 1754 pixels. Using imagemagick on OS X, I convert this to a .pdf and specify the resolution to be 150 dots per inch, so its physical format will be exactly an ...
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How to convert a video file from mkv to a format supported by the TV set?

I have a mkv video file which contains the following content: > mkvmerge --identify original.mkv File 'original.mkv': container: Matroska Track ID 0: video (V_MPEGH/ISO/HEVC) Track ID 1: audio (...
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CMYK conversion from RGB

I have several RGB images that I have to convert to CMYK for a paper submission. I have a Photoshop Elements 9 license but it doesn't support CMYK. I remember having tried with ImageMagick on Linux ...
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Is there anyy way to transcode MPEG-PS with incorrect timecodes to MPEG-4 AVC with ffmpeg?

I have a few video files in MPEG-PS\MPEG-4 Visual\MPEG Audio format, those files have corrupted time codes which results in inability of most players to play it correctly. When I'm trying to open it ...
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Convert powerpoint to markdown

Can I convert powerpoint to markdown? My ultimate goal is to create an easily versionable version of the powerpoint. (Maybe reveal.js or something)
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Is it possible to convert a .RPT to a .RFL?

I frequently go through a multi-step process of selecting IDs from a table, which then get exported either to a DBF or copied into a cloud-based solution. Then, I run a handful of reports in Crystal ...
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Why is the pdf made by converting with Calibre no longer searchable and the text “copied” from it gibberish?

I'm trying to use Calibre to convert mobi and epub formats to pdf and it is working for the purposes of reading, but there are problems. Namely, the character encoding seems messed up. Searching the ...
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Convert HTML to Word Document

Can anyone suggest a way to convert html files to word documents (.doc) in linux, via commandline?
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How do I use ImageMagick convert in a reproducible manner (without timestamps)?

I am trying to use ImageMagick in a script to convert and resize a large number of files for version control. I need the files to convert the same time every time so git won't commit files that just ...
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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 PDF with embedded fonts to EMF for PowerPoint

Is there a free (i.e. gratis) way to convert a PDF file to Windows EMF (Enhanced Meta File) in such a way that text which uses fonts embedded in the PDF will be rendered the same way in MS Office ...
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How can I convert an animation in PowerPoint into an animated GIF?

In Microsoft PowerPoint 2013, I have a single slide containing a fairly complex animation. I would like to convert this animation to an animated GIF file. I have tried saving the animation directly ...
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Automatically convert Moin Moin content to Sharepoint

I have quite a bit of content in a Moin Moin wiki, that I need to move to a Sharepoint wiki. The content is mostly in nested formatted pages with a few files (Word, Excel, and Visio) as attachments. ...
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Convert .oxps file to .pdf file on Windows 8

I have done a university assignment and accidentally saved it as an .oxps file... How might I convert .oxps file to .pdf on Windows 8?
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How to convert a WinSCP ppk to .CER/.PEM format acceptable by Azure Linux VM?

Googling was fruitless, as most people have a slightly different variation of this problem. I need to write some instructions on how to set up an Azure Linux VM and generate the keys using WinSCP. ...
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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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Convert SQL Server queries to SQLite queries [closed]

What is the best converter to convert the SQL query to sqlite query? I have a script file which have lot of scripts written in SQLServer. I want to convert it to SQLite queries. Please suggest me a ...
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Batch Convert OpenOffice (ODT) to MS Word (DOC) files?

I have a directory full of OpenOffice.org odt files that I'd like to batch-convert to doc files. Is there an easy way to do this? (bonus points if your answer uses OpenOffice and a Linux command-...
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How can I batch convert subfolders of images into single PDFs?

I'm surprised I couldn't find an easy script for this online. I have a directory with lots of subdirectories, each filled with TIFFs. How can I batch convert subfolders of multiple images (TIFFs) into ...
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Convert Humax recordings to mp4

I have some recordings on my Humax HDR Fox T2 that i'd like to convert to mp4 video so I can put them on the ipad. For each recording, i have four files, eg: 13K Hey Duggee_20160217_0741.hmt ...
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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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Does it make sense converting a file to a higher audio bitrate?

When a certain file (mp4, flv, etc) has a 95 kbps audio bitrate - does it make sense outputing to a higher bitrate when converting to mp3 or other format (be it lossy or not)? Would this result in ...
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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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Can I convert RJ11 to RJ45 without modem to use Ethernet?

I have a Tenda 300Mbps N301 wireless router that connects to the ISP with its WAN through a cable that has an RJ45(Ethernet) plug. I would like to use my this router on its WAN, with RJ11(Telephone ...