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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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Is there a path from OpenSCAD to WebGL?

tl;dr version, Does a software path exist to convert from openscad input to render on a website via webgl? What I'm trying to do is display OpenSCAD created designs uploaded via post on a LEMPy ...
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How can OpenSSL Secret Keys be imported into GnuPG?

I want to import the secret key from a OpenSSL x509 (Client) Certificate into GnuPG (NOT gpgsm for S/MIME!) I have seen there are utilities to convert GPG Keys into SSH Format [1] and even create ...
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Convert rtf to pdf removing the hidden text of rtf file

I am using Ted on CentOS 6, for conversion of RTF to PDF documents via shell_exec command from php script like: shell_exec(rtf2pdf.sh test.rtf test.pdf) But the issue is that if the RTF file has any ...
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Is there a way to bundle PDF files into to a Kindle friendly file?

I'm downloading PDF approach plates from Navigraph, and I have a folder--per airport--with files named after their corresponding approach / departure etc. Now I'd like to take such a folder with a ...
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Merge two mono MP3 to one stereo without reencoding

i got 2 mp3 files, one for left and one for right audio channel and would like to merge them to one single stereo mp3, preferably without the need to re-encode them . From what i read joint-stereo ...
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Tesseract can't scan `Error:Only 1,2,4,5,6,8 bpp are supported:32`

Even though I did convert canvas.png -depth 8 canvas.tif I am still seeing this error message: Tesseract Open Source OCR Engine check_legal_image_size:Error:Only 1,2,4,5,6,8 bpp are supported:32 ...
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How to view or convert .drv files?

Our office in downtown SF was robbed yesterday. Some guy came into the building and walked into one of the offices and stole a laptop off someone's desk. We have footage from the video cameras, but ...
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How to burn an MKV file with subtitles to DVD?

I have a DVD disc with an mkv file and the corresponding subtitles (.srt) If I insert the DVD in a PC, all works ok. But if I insert the DVD in a regular DVD player, I see invalid disk. How should ...
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Handbrake is slow at converting audio

My conversion in Handbrake is taking forever (over 24hrs). The video conversion is done in a few minutes, but then I get miles of this over and over again: sync: adding 102 ms of silence to audio ...
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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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convert old Staroffice Writer 3 file to readable document

I have an old SDW 3.0 Document wich mostly only contains text but the binary form seems to have no plain text included ... also libreoffice after 4.0 does not support that in reading anymore in ...
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Replaying WebEx stream from %temp% files?

I am trying to replay a WebEx stream I have previously watched from temp files that were created when I originally watched the stream. The original link to the stream no longer works and there was ...
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Is there an easy way to convert ESC/P spool files to an image format on command line?

I am currently trying to convert ESC/P spool files from an old machine, which only has a parallel printer port, to an image format (I don't really care which). At the moment all I have found are ...
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PDF to SVG conversion with grouping and proper text conversion

I am looking into converting a large pdf file into svg (in order to create a web animation with java-script). I tried various methods which are available on my system: Conversion with a tool called ...
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Automatic conversion of PDF to blind-readable format

I have a friend who's blind, and I have a PDF which I would like to give him to read. The PDF is about 200 pages of beautifully-designed text (with a few pictures and figures containing text, but ...
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Solaris 10 p2v conversion

I've picked up a system where the disk slices are odd and the ldmp2v prepare fails on disk sizes. I believe I have a mangled manifest file and I want to adjust it so it works. Does anybody have a ...
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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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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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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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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 metadata and text extraction of pdf files

I have a set of PDF files, all of which contain text. However, some of these files were somehow not created properly; the selectable text is not searchable or convertible to plain text (the resulting ...
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Convert .pdf file to a .mobi file.with Images and text as normal text

First of all I should ask all the readers to not to mark this as DUPLICATE without going through the whole content. I searched well before posting this, and I found many pdf to mobi question, I think ...
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When Converting PDFs, Newlines Become Paragraphs

I'm attempting to use Calibre to convert a book-length PDF to a .mobi format for reading on my Kindle. When I do this, however, every line from the original ends up as being a standalone paragraph in ...
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Converting RAW Blackmagic Intensity Card frames

I am trying to convert raw video frames that I have captured using a Blackmagic Design Intensity card. The output frames are of the format: YCbCr 4:2:2 packed 8 Bit UYVY Abekas How can I convert ...
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What are the possible tools to convert from pdf to epub?

I know similar questions have been asked before, but before marking it as duplicate, let me explain. I just bought a .pdf ebook online and would like to have it as a .epub instead. I usually use ...
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Gif output not as smooth when selecting a sequence of files individually

I have a sequence of images 001.png 002.png 003.png that I would like to combine into an animation. I used the following command convert -dispose 3 -loop 0 *.png out.gif And it looks ok. However, ...
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Need to format PDF file

I have a PDF file that contains a customer list from the program CF Data Systems: Structure. I need to import this customer data into QuickBooks, but the way QuickBooks imports requires it to be ...
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PDF to EPS conversion: Bounding box problem

PLOS journals require submission of EPS format figures instead of PDF. Most of my figures were made in PDF and I used to simply crop the excess margins and use pdflatex to process the final output. ...
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inkscape from command prompt

I was looking at the answer to the question (converting EPS to PDF) where they suggested using Inkscape to convert EPS to PDF images. I need the exact same thing. Using the GUI, it works like a charm. ...
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Inserting jpeg letterhead layout into a word document - Windows 8

I have been provided with a .jpeg of a letterhead layout by my graphic designer who operates in Mac - I need to convert this to a Word document without losing the integrity of the logo. By simply ...
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ANSI Russian docx to unicode

I've a big ms-word doc file which contains ANSI encoded russian texts and some fomula's with special formatting. I would like to know is there any tool using which I convert the "ANSI" encoded doc ...
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Batch convert WP files to MSWord

My goal is to try and convert a large number of files in Word Perfect X5 to MSWord files. I would like have either a macro that will do this that I can run in Word Perfect (I need it to run in WP). ...
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Change CAF (Core Audio Format) volume without resampling

I've converted some MP3 files to CAF, but unfortunately all of them have inadecuate volume intensity Is there a tool to change their volume without resampling, to avoid any possible loss in quality ...
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Converting font families w\Fontforge

I'm using Fontforge to convert some fonts to Truetype. However, when installed, not all variants of the converted fonts appear in Photoshop; generally only Bold and Italic variants show up. (Usually ...
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How can we convert old ClarisWorks/Appleworks files to Word/RTF/Plain Text?

We've got about 20 old ClarisWorks/Appleworks files created in 1995 we'd like to convert to something readable on a PC, such as Word, RTF, or even plain text. I've tried opening them in Pages, but ...
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Convert JPEG image to MPEG-2 Video

I am working on a digital screen unit which has a 2-3 second delay with still images, but no delay for MPEG-2 video. I have used Photoshop CS5 to export the JPEG into MPEG-2 (MP4(ISMA)), but the ...
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How can I convert RealPlayer RM files to MP3s in OS X?

How can I convert RealPlayer RM files to MP3 format (and other iPod-compatible formats) in OS X? I've found a lot of software for Windows but nothing for OS X. I've also given Switch Free edition a ...
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SWF to JPG conversion

Are there any command line utilities (apart from swfrender which seems to be currently broken for big resolution output) which would allow me to convert .swf files to raster images (preferably .jpg ...
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ffmpeg -t doesn't conversion section of WMV, converts whole video

I'm trying to run the command: ./ffmpeg -ss 0.0 -t 1 -y -i Wildlife.wmv output.mpg to convert the first second of the WMV video, but it converts the whole 30 seconds of the video. Am I doing ...
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Can someone suggest a workflow for transcoding videos in iPhoto from Motion-JPEG to something smaller?

I've shot a lot of video with "still" cameras over the years, and a lot of it is encoded with Motion-JPEG, which uses a lot of disk space per minute of video, compared to more efficient codecs such as ...
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Is it possible to move up/down and/or arrange the conversations in Skype `Recent` tab?

At the moment, the list is sorted by the time+date of first message of the conversation only - later on when I get many conversations of the day, the most recent message of an old conversation lies ...
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How to optimize process of outlook files (*msg) conversion to .pdf?

The aim is to convert several messages from Microsoft Outlook (2003 and/or 2007 versions) to .pdf files. Condition: One message should generate a corresponding single pdf file. If possible, pdf file ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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 ...