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Photoshop, how to draw a double line

I want to draw two lines next to each other (or one black line with white in the center) This line will be very curvy and wind around on the page. Does anyone know if this is possible in Photoshop? ...
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How do I export large Visio 2010 drawing to PDF? Only part of the drawing is being exported

I have a relatively big drawing. When trying to save it as a PDF, I am only getting part of the total drawing. How do I get the whole drawing to export?
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Draw multiple arrows

There used to be a feature in the drawing tools of Microsoft Office that you double click a drawing tool (such as arrow) and that meant you'd draw that and your next click would draw the same of that ...
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Software for taking handwritten notes [closed]

I am using Wacom tablet in Windows 7, mainly with Photoshop. I Was wondering if there is a good program to take notes, draw, save, print and so on that could be run in the background. A Google search ...
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How to draw a simple diagram or flowchart in Lotus Notes 8.5?

As a long time user of Outlook, the obvious things to look for are not present. All I want to do is put simple shapes/text/flowcharts in the middle of an email (without having to resort to using a ...
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How do I use a Surface as a drawing tablet?

I have a Microsoft Surface. No, it's not a Surface Pro. But since I don't have a Wacom tablet, I'd like to be able to use my surface like a Wacom tablet and have the things I draw on it show up in ...
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excel - how to connect a graph max with original (0,0) point

If I have a spreadsheet that has the following data: A 0 0 1 2 2 4 3 4 4 6 0-4 X Axis A is Y Axis First point is (0,0) Second Point is (1,2) Third point is (2,4) ...
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Drawing a chart on Excel [closed]

Is it possible to have a chart with left x axis top Y axis all on same chart? I tried switch the value of X and Y but it does not change the location of and y axises.
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Can I use Autodesk Sketchbook for free?

There are 2 options on the main page: 'download free' and 'go pro'. Further there is such phrase: 'Download SketchBook and log in to activate your Free 15 Day Trial of Pro membership.' It's confusing. ...
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Word 2013 PDF - The export failed due to an unexpected error

Like this post for Word 2007, we can't save our Word 2013 document to PDF and simply receive a generic error: Is there any way to troubleshoot this error? Playing around with the conversion options ...
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Simple animation program?

I am very good with Inkscape, the open source SVG drawing tool. I am looking for something similar in terms of animation - I'd like to do simple things like animate a circle growing, a ball falling, a ...
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Is there a graph paper like drawing software?

I have a college assignment, where I have to draw diagrams of voronoi, delaunay, minimum spanning tree etc for the college. I want to do that in computer. I searched in google with no luck. Is there ...
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In Word 2010 can I insert a drawing canvas behind shapes I have already created?

I've created a flow chart in Word 2010 using Insert/Shapes. Then I read I was supposed to insert a drawing canvas first. Can I still insert the canvas behind the shapes I have already created--and ...
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Selecting layers to view on PDF viewing program

I have a PDF file, and whenever I open it in adobe on my computer, I can select the layers I want to view. But when I view it in a web browser, the layer dialogue box doesn't appear so cannot select ...
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Selecting layers to view on PDF viewing program

I have a PDF file, and whenever I open it in adobe on my computer, I can select the layers I want to view. But when I view it in a web browser, the layer dialogue box doesn't appear so cannot select ...
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Spline drawing to CSV

I am trying to generate a csv file for a spline curve drawn on LibreCAD. I see that the drawing can be saved as dxf/dwg, but not as point data. I was wondering if anyone has managed to export into ...
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Magic Draw Class Diagram

I'm drawing a Class diagram in Magic Draw and, just between the class name and the first attribute it appears the text "attributes" in italics and in grey color. I'd like to hide this text, which ...
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Import Libre Office Writer Document in Draw?

Is it possible to import a LibreOffice Writer Document with tables and pictures without layout modifications in LibreOffice Draw? It seems I can't insert the whole file at once. When trying to copy ...
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Software to draw figures in the display [closed]

I just want to ask if someone knows some software to draw in real time shapes on screen, like a rectangle. This is very util for me for example when Copying stuff, or adapting stuff from a place that ...
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Drawing LAG links in network topology using visio 2013

I'm a novice Visio user trying to draw a network topology containing many M/LAG links. How can I simply draw LAG links with 2-4 bundled links depicting multiple parallel lines using something similar ...
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How do I stroke a path in GIMP (or, just draw a line)?

I want to just draw a simple line in GIMP. The usual method, which I'm sure worked before, is to use a path then stroke it. I selected the path tool, then clicked 2 points to make a straight line ...
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Any good Pixel Graphics Editors on Mac OS X? [closed]

I'm looking for a graphics editor suited for Pixel Editing. On Windows there is Graphics Gale or Pro Motion, but the only thing I found on Mac OS X that comes close ceased development 4 years ago - ...
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Can I use my Surface 3 as an external drawing tablet?

I have a Microsoft Surface 3 (not pro) with the Surface Pen stylus. I am wondering if I can use my Surface as an external drawing tablet (input device) for my desktop computer (running win 8.1 pro). ...
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How can I create a new image with transparent background in Paint.NET?

I would like to do some basic graphics using Paint.NET. I would like to start with a transparent background and draw on top of it, but I can't find any settings on how to do that. I only get a new ...
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Non-Structured software for drawing, text & mind mapping [closed]

What could be a non structured software for drawing, text, mind-mapping something to quickly lay down your ideas, Similar to VUE but much more liberal with respect to the following points: ...
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Good Sketching software [closed]

Any good Sketching softwares preferably open source freeware? I basically need it for quickly putting my ideas down into the pc similar with what I would do If I had a pen and a book. Except that here ...
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Mouse pointer disappears when using drawing tablet on Windows 8

I have an Aiptek drawing tablet which worked perfectly on Win7 but has a problem on Win8. The problem is that the mouse pointer disappears when I am using the tablet. On Win7, I could hover the stylus ...
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Is there any way to change coordinate mode of any Huion graphic tablets on a windows computer?

Changing the coordinate mode from absolute positioning to relative is quite common in all graphic tablets. And even my huion h610 pro had this option on a mac. But I moved to windows and it doesn't ...
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Export Krita Layers to Single Images

When I have multiple layers in Krita, how can I export each layer as an individual image?
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Is it possible to draw frame around group in Visio?

Groups in Visio have well defined margins independent on group content (see picture below). Is it possible to visualize this margin, i.e. to assign line color and width to it?
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A whiteboard software for Mac [closed]

I'm looking for a software which allows you to simply "draw" on the screen, as if it was a giant whiteboard. It's crucial that the application i able to run in full screen mode. A Wacom tablet will be ...
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How can I draw a specific 2D maze?

I have a map of a 2D maze that I sketched on paper from a real maze, and I want to recreate the maze on my computer in a nice and neat "white passable blocks with impassible black wall between blocks" ...
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Learning to draw technical illustrations in inkscape?

I am looking for good resources (books, tutorials, courses, etc.) on learning to draw technical illustrations in Inkscape? I am specifically looking for resources aimed at beginners in both drawing ...
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Add anchored shapes in the margin area in Word

I need to rewrite a resume in PDF to Word. The section headers are marked with additional rectangles in the margin area, like this: How would I do that in MS Word, in the .docx format? I found some ...
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Draw mirrored arrows in PowerPoint?

Using PowerPoint drawings I need to create two arrows, please see the sample image below. I want both arrows to have the same length and one arrow shall be the horizontal mirroring of the other arrow ...
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why is my Bamboo pen always drawing and a yellow note pad appears?

I have had a Bamboo pen and touch tablet for a couple years but have not used it in a long time. Now that I'm trying to use it again it is behaving very strangely. It won't drag anything on my ...
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Corel Draw alternatives [closed]

Corel Draw is a really good vector graphics application but its price is a 'bit' high. Could you recommend me some alternatives? I only know InkScape from out of the blue.. and it's a bit behind Corel ...
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How to create Smart Art in LibreOffice Writer

How do I create flow charts in LibreOffice writer? I know how to do it in Draw but I'd like to do it in Writer as well. (I'm looking for functionality close to Word's Smart Art feature) Here's an ...
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Visio-like design software? [closed]

A friend of mine is looking for an equivalent on Macintosh to Visio or SmarDraw to draw plans for home improvements. I don't know anything about Macintosh, so would appreciate any feedback on good ...
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Big device for drawing and writting on it? [closed]

I'm searching for some big device (22 inch) on which can draw, write and load some presentation file. Want to replace pan and paper with some modern device. Let's say that want to make instruction of ...
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How to plot scientific diagrams? [closed]

I'm looking for a way for drawing scientific graphs, mostly vectors, coordinate systems and diagrams, for example like this one: diagram I'm not looking for data visualization software, I need ...
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Is there a program to move the mouse according to an svg?

Basically, I want a program that will look at an svg, then 'act' it out on a set canvas. For drawing.
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How can I draw autoshape on an already existing image in Word 2003?

I'm drawing autoshape in Word 2003 like this: Is there anyway I can draw that shape over an existing image? I cant seem to get that done on existing image. I tried pasting the image in Word, but I ...
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Looking for real time collaborative diagram drawing tool [closed]

I have seen a number of diagram software packages but most don't support real time collaboration. Google docs Drawing does the real-time collaboration, but is severely limited on features--focused on ...
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How to get Pencil-Sketch Effect?

I am trying to get this kind of Pencil-Sketch Effect in Photoshop, but without much luck: Being new to Photoshop, I need either exact steps to bring this effect or links to tutorials. Anyone have ...
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Software for drawing printable diagrams? [closed]

I'm building a few custom VESA mounts and I need some software to draw printable to-scale diagrams for drilling holes. Here's a diagram I found which is the perfect size for 100mm x 100mm VESA mounts: ...
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How to write on screen and zoom in during presentation

A year or two ago, I took a Matlab training class and the presenter had some kind of tool that let him zoom in on a portion of his desktop so that we could read his code, as well as draw on his ...
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Best drawing / illustration software for Windows? [closed]

Any good Windows XP software for drawing or illustration using a Wacom tablet for example?
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Diagram drawing application [closed]

I need to draw a complex value network and the Visio isn't fitting my needs. Does someone know the drawing program used to draw the diagrams in the Android Design website? That would fit my needs. ...
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How to draw inside table cell in OneNote?

Drawings in one note are overlaid on text. So, they do not maintain relations with text. For example, one can't draw inside table cell: drawing will shift away if table resized or something. Is it ...