DjVu (pronounced like déjà vu) is a computer file format designed primarily to store scanned documents, especially those containing a combination of text, line drawings, and photographs.

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DjVu hidden text → PDF?

Is there a way to make a PDF of only the hidden text layer of a DjVu file? I know how to use djvused myfile.djvu -e 'output-txt' > myfile.dsed to output a DjVu script that includes the x,y ...
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Converting djvu to pdf AND preserving table of contents , how is it possible?

I tried several online and offline tools but table of content ( TOC ) information was not preserved during the conversion. I would like to convert a 5000 page Finnish dictionary which is in djvu ...
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How to optimize djvu quality? (there is an example)

When i was searching for "the art of computer programming" (TAOCP) ebook. i found 2 versions in djvu. It seems that the better version has been remade from the another. Here is the example with TAOCP ...
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How can I compare DPI resolution of two DJVU files?

I have two djvu files, with exactly same number of pages and content. They differ in sizes (3.5 MB and 5.5 MB). I want to keep the file with better DPI only (i.e. the one which will give better print ...
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Merge many DJVU files into one file

I have a bunch of DJVU files (1.djvu, 2.djvu, etc). I want to merge these into one single file, either in DJVU format or PDF format. What is the best way of doing that? I am using Windows 7 and have ...
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Issues with djvu readers for MacOS

I am currently using DjVuLibre which is mostly acceptable except that I cannot figure out how to make it remember the last page viewed in a document. The same problem I found in MacDjView, which in ...
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What is the djvu2pdf.rb in Homebrew?

I recently downloaded a textbook as a .djvu file (sighs, not a pdf. wth is this). I found a way to view it and a way to convert it on the internet (cool). Recently however, I downloaded homebrew for ...
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Printing Scanned PDF and DJVU Documents

Earlier today, I was trying to print a scanned DJVU document, but it would always come out too faint. I had the same trouble when trying to print a scanned PDF document. Is it possible to make the ...
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Printing a zoomed area with DjVu - problems

I'm trying to print images from the Swedish National Archives which uses DjVu as their viewing/printing software. I can print the entire page with not issues. However, when I zoom into a specific ...
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Lossless conversion of PDF to DJVU

I search a way for lossless, reliable and also compressed conversion of pdf files, which contain black and white text scans, to the djvu format. The tool must be a commandline program so I can atomize ...
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Convert word to djvu file format? [duplicate]

I want to convert word documents to djvu format, but I can't find any software that can do that. Can someone recommend to me a online converter od some software that can do that? I really need this ...
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How to convert DJVU's to PDF in calibre?

Im trying to use Calibre to upload some ebooks to my Kobo ebooks reader. When trying to do that, Calibre first tries to convert the file to EPUB but fails in this step. The uploaded files are EPUB ...
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convert serveral image files to a single djvu file

Suppose I have serveral BMP image file, say 001.bmp, 002.bmp,..., 100.bmp. I want to convert these files to a single djvu file, whose first page is the content of 001.bmp, the second page is the ...
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Can I create comments inside djvu files?

I sometimes use pdfxchange for windows when I want to study pdf files, as I am able to comment, draw stuff, highlight, etc. Is there any software that could do that (for either Windows or Linux) for ...
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How can I port a text layer from one PDF to another? (in windows)

I have a few files in .djvu format, which size is small, but unfortunately mi e-reader can't display it. I use DjvuToy to transform it to PDF and it keeps the small size; but then, when I use Abby ...
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How to generate new djvu file from a djvu file?

I have a djvu file that has 20 pages say. How do I generate a new djvu file that has a selected number only out of those 20 pages?
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Desktop search which indexes DjVu

I happen to have large collection of ebooks, which are PDFs and DjVus (with text layer). I would like to be able to "search" the contents of my ebooks for phrases. After some time spent on googling ...
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Quality loss during conversion between pdf and djvu

Is there some quality loss during conversion between pdf and djvu? For example, when using djvu2pdf and pdf2djvu among other applications. If yes, how can the quality be preserved as much as ...
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Free DJVU to PDF converter on that does not make a gigantic PDF

The answers to this question are not satisfactory for me, since they either make a gigantic PDF and/or cost money. Either Windows or Linux is fine. If this is a hard/impossible software problem for ...
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linux djvu viewer with tabbed interface

The Windows DjVu viewer (WinDjView) has a tabbed interface to open a few documents in one window. On Linux, djvusmooth and djvu4 open each document in a new window. The browser plugin for djvu is ok ...
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How to cut each page of a PDF or DJVU file into halves?

Say I have a book (either pdf or djvu format) where every page looks like this: Is there any way to cut separate the two pages? I want to print things on A4 paper, but scaling it down by a factor ...
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DJVU to PDF conversion application

Which program can convert a book from DJVU to PDF format. Please advise one's you have tried yourself.
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How to install djvu2pdf on Mac OS X (using Macports)?

It seems i can't install it even though the port djvu2pdf can be found using port search djvu: $ sudo port install djvu2pdf Warning: No port pkgconfig found in the index. Warning: No port m4 found in ...
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Extract a sub djvu file of multiple pages

I have a djvu file of multiple pages. How can I extract a new djvu file that consists of only a subset of multiple pages? For example, a djvu file has 10 pages, and I would like to extract a new ...
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What is the difference between a paginated and a non-paginated PDF/DjVu file?

I heard that some PDF or DjVu files are not paginated. Pagination would help adding bookmarks to these files. All PDF and DjVu files I have seen are files consisting of pages of content. So I wonder ...
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Text processing: convert text of table of content into djvu bookmark format?

Usually in the table of content of a book, each line is for a chapter or section and ends with its page number, for example: 1 first chapter 10 1.1 first section 11 1.1.1 first subsection 12 1.2 ...
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Is it possible to rotate every page of a djvu file and save a copy

I was wondering how to rotate every page of a djvu file and save a copy? My OS is Ubuntu and command line or GUI solutions are both fine.
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pdf and djvu: Raster or vector graphic image

I was wondering as image formats, what pdf (eps, ps) and djvu are classified into, raster image, vector graphic image? I think pdf (eps, ps) and djvu can all contain both raster image and vector ...
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Isn't djvu supposed to be smaller than pdf?

I convert a pdf file to a djvu file by pdf2djvu with default options. The generated djvu file (6.6MB) is slightly larger than the original pdf file (6.4MB). Isn't djvu file supposed to be smaller ...
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Alternative to djvubind which supports colors

Is there an alternative to djvubind, which supports colors?
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Move a page to another place in a djvu file

I was wondering how to move a page to another place in a djvu file? For example, I wish page 7 can be moved to be between page 10 and 11, where all the page numbers are specified relative to the ...
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Is there a way to analyse & compare djvu files?

I have two .djvu files, seemingly identical except for their different size. How can I find out where the size difference is coming from?
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OCR that adds generated text to the original pdf and djvu files?

My OS is Ubuntu. I found there are some applications can OCR a pdf or djvu file, generating another text file. But I was wondering how to add the OCRed text onto the original pdf or djvu files, to ...
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djvu chrome plugin on osx

Which djvu plugin is recommended for use with the Chrome browser on OSX?
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Creating a DJVU file from scanned BMPs

Recently I have been scanning some of my hand written notes. Each page ends up as a .bmp file (300 DPI A4). I wish to combine/compress these too a DJVU file for easy reading. Hence, Does anyone ...
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How to remove background layer of DjVu file

I've downloaded some files from the Internet Archive. They come in different file formats and most of the time I use PDF. However, sometimes the scans are saved in colour instead of black & white. ...
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Can you recommend me a program to organize my ebook collection?

I have many pdf and djvu books on my PC (ebooks, datasheets, manuals, scans etc). Can you recommend me a software to organize my collection of books (like there is a software to organize music ...
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How to convert djvu file to pdf or other more common file format?

I have downloaded file which is in djvu format. I want to convert it to pdf or some other more common format, so I can read the document from other devices (e.g. my phone etc). I found a conversion ...
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converting from pdf to djvu

How do I convert a PDF book to djvu? I'm on linux kubuntu 8.04.
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How do I convert a DjVu document to PDF in Linux using only command line tools?

I've got some documents in DjVu which I'll like convert to PDF. Is there a way to do this using command line OSS tools?
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How to convert documents to .djvu format

I'm looking for a plug-in or program to convert some of my documents to .djvu format. My documents are mostly in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, .PDF and .TXT format.