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Is there any way to convert a LaTeX document to any Microsoft Word format, while retaining the document's structure?

I'm currently working on a developer's manual to go with an application I'm making for work. I wrote a simple script to go through all of my code, and parse all of my comments into a LaTeX document, ...
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Converting wma to mp3 in bulk without changing directory

I have thousands of music tracks in WMA format from when I used to use Windows Media Player to rip CDs. Now I'm having problems playing them on my Linux desktop at work. Is there a good solution (for ...
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Convert pdf to text ignoring structure

I am looking for a tool that can batch convert pdf to text I don't want the tool to try maintain any sort of structure just print line by line with spaces between words. All tools I have encountered ...
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How to convert .pxp files created by IgorPro

I was given a data file with the extension .pxp and told it was from the program IgorPro. I am looking to extract the data to a more reasonable format, say CSV, for use in other code. However, a quick ...
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Convert Corel Draw to Illustrator

I have a team of 5 requesting to purchase Corel Draw just to be able to convert Corel Draw File to Illustrator files. Is there a way to convert Corel Draw files to illustrator without having to ...
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Extract data from PDF document to CSV

I would like to convert a stack of financial documents, identically formated, into a CSV file. Here is an example: I have a program to do the OCR (optical character recognition) so that is not the ...
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How can I convert AVI files into MPGs with ffmpeg?

I have this problem with some AVI files. The output of ffmpeg -i file.avi contains the line [NULL @ 0x97c4d40]Invalid and inefficient vfw-avi packed B frames detected. Someone advised me to ...
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Convert BMP to PNG on right-click in Windows 7

I want to select 1 or more BMP files in Windows 7 file explorer, right-click them, click "convert to PNG", and have them all replaced by PNGs with identical information. What are some possible ...
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How do I convert from PowerPoint to Word?

I'm using PowerPoint 2007 and need to convert a PowerPoint document to a Word document. I can't convert or copy directly from PowerPoint because my native language is Georgian and the computer ...
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How to produce a quicktime .mov from .iff files?

I have a series of Maya .iff files and would like to mash them into a .mov - the caveat of course is that I'd like to use something free (for now). I'm sure QuickTime Pro is easy & high quality, ...
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ramdisk.img to ramdisk.cpio.gz

I have a ramdisk.img file that I would like to change to ramdisk.cpio.gz, can I simply rename the file or do I have to go through the whole archiving process? If I need to go through the archiving ...
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Wine supported automated batch conversion tool to convert Outlook .dbx files to .pst format on a linux system

This is continued from my earlier question Batch convert Outlook Express .dbx files to MS Office Outlooks .pst files on linux Please read the details there. So, it looks so far like there are no ...
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Any good open source software for media conversion?

I'm sick of people using annoying crapware for "free mp3 conversion" and the like. Does anyone know of any good quality software that is perhaps open source or free? Sort of like how video lan player ...
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How to convert scanned document to text-based doc/pdf? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Simple, free OCR software (for OS X)? I have a 58-page document that is image-based scans of text. I need this document in text format. Is there an easy way to do this on ...
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Converting PDF eBooks into a Kindle format

Over the past couple of years I've amassed quite a collection of guides, tutorials and ebooks in PDF format. A lot of these are quite useful for work, especially PDF documentation, and rather than ...
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My computer isn't loading my massive Excel fileā€¦are there any tricks?

I have an 11,000 row Excel file (in Japanese) that I have saved as an xlsx file. I need it to be saved in UTF-8 format, so I went in and tested a few rows in OpenOffice (the reason for this apparent ...
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Is it possible to play a .wax file in Mac Os X?

I'm trying to build a listening quiz for some of my students and I found a great site with lots of possible activities for them. But the files are in .wax format. Is there any way I can get these ...
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How to suppress the unsolicited footer when converting HTML -> PDF with Acrobat?

I often convert & combine (via contextmenu) HTML pages to PDF using Acrobat (not Acrobat Reader). I use Adobe Acrobat Pro 9 Extended, version 9.1.2. The converted PDFs always have the full path of ...
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Does Excel have command-line options?

It would be handy if I could tell Excel to open a file and resave it as a CSV file without making the user do it, or having to write a program to do this. Does it provide any such functionality?
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How to convert pdf to txt easily?

My kindle3 will arrive tomorrow, and I have plenty of PDF files that I want to read on it. I would like to convert them to txt so I can adjust the font size. Is there any convenient way to do that? ...
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Tool for conversion of PDD-format images?

I've got a collection of a few thousand images (scans of very old family photographs) created using the native format of Adobe PhotoDeluxe 3, and I'm trying to convert them into something more usable ...
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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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How do I convert .pdf files to .chm? on a Mac?

How do I convert .pdf files to .chm? on a Mac?
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How do I convert .bin and .cue files to .iso for FREE on a Mac?

I have some .bin & .cue files I'd like to convert .iso. I'm looking for a freeware program that will do this. Any suggestions. NOTE I'm aware that VLC is supposed to be able to open these types ...
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Convert audio to 8-bit version of the audio

I like music, and I like old games on the NES, SNES and other consoles from that age. And I love the game music. On youtube and other site, you can easily find songs in an 8-bit version of the ...
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Where File converted Manually? [closed]

I used many Sites on internet to Convert my Files online but they does not give the better quality they paste the images on it. Now I want to that the sites are convert it manually for better result. ...
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Convert PDF to ePub [closed]

I would like to convert a PDF file to ePub format for reading it on an iPhone. Is there an online/desktop tool that will allow me to do that?
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.ppsx file conversion or viewer for Mac without Office?

I was given a file with a .ppsx extension. I'm on a Mac and don't have Microsoft Office. Microsoft's site indicates that it is: PowerPoint Show An XML-based PowerPoint auto-running slide ...
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How do I convert .txt into .xls?

I have a .txt file which holds some links for a website. It's about 560 links. I'm trying to convert my .txt file into an Excel file with a column name. If you have suggestions please reply.
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Can I open a Corel Draw file in Adobe Photoshop?

I have a Corel Draw file, but I don't have Corel Draw software with me. Is it possible to open this file in Photoshop or convert it to a PSD or other image format? I searched on the internet but ...