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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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How to convert Markdown files to Dokuwiki, on a PC

I'm looking for a tool or script to convert Markdown files to Dokuwiki format, that will run on a PC. This is so that I can use MarkdownPad on a PC to create initial drafts of documents, and then ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Convert PDF to ePub

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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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 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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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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How to convert .PDF and .doc/.docx files to .HTML files?

Does anyone know of any software (preferably open source, Linux or PHP) that can convert both PDF and/or DOC/DOCX (and maybe other document formats too: rtf, txt, etc.) to HTML? I've got ...
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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 do I convert Quicktime to Windows Media Video?

How do I convert a Quicktime file to a Windows Media Video file on Windows 7? What is the cheapest method? What is the the best method, regardless of cost?
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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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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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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 ...
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How can I convert a .txt file to .csv format without using Excel?

I have a .txt file consisting of very long paragraphs, with a single newline character separating each paragraph. I would like to convert this to a .csv format so that the file effectively has one ...
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How to convert fxg to svg?

I need to convert fxg files to svg. How can I do that? They are similar formats. I am wondering if there are any tools that will convert from one to another.
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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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Convert .lit and .epub to .pdf [closed]

Is there a free tool that I can download somewhere to convert .lit files and .epub files to .pdf on my PC?
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Converting .docx,.pptx to .doc,.ppt files online [closed]

I do not have the latest version of Microsoft Office and because of that I am not able to view a few files I download from the net or which my colleges send me. While, downloading OpenOffice or ...
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Convert file from VOC to MP3

I would like to convert a sound file (from a digital voice recorder) with the extension .voc to an .mp3 file or some other common sound files. I am on Windows 7 64 bit. I have tried the program ...
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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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Batch conversion of smartboard notebook files

Is there any way, how to convert SMART *.notebook (file format to create presentations for Smartboard) to PDF in a batch? I have about thousand of such files to convert to pdf and the software ...
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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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My computer isn't loading my massive Excel file…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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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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.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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Batch convert of Word docs with images to HTML

OK, here is my situation: I made a knowledge base for a company, they have about 500 word documents with screenshots in them explaining procedures and such. I can easily paste the text into the cms ...
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Wget: Getting the Archives Links in a WordPress Blog

I am using Wget to create a readable offline copy of my WordPress.com blog. My blog features an Archives widget with a drop-down menu. This menu shows the posts from a given month. For example, I can ...
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1answer
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Convert ANSI text file(s) to UTF8 on Windows command line

I would like to convert (an) ANSI-encoded text file(s) (Win 1252) to UTF8 without BOM, ideally via a command-line call. My use-case: I export .tex files from Stata which I want to compile with ...
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How can I reorder parts of a video file

I have download a mkv movie file which gave me 3 files suffixed .001, .002, and .003. When i join them together with different tools like winrar, 7zip, hjsplit, concatenated file shows only last 40 ...
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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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How can I create a PDF file that my Nook Simple Touch won't reformat?

I've written a document in Open Office Writer and I'm trying to read it on my Nook Simple Touch. I'm exporting the .ODT file to a PDF file, and it works perfectly. The pages are all behaving as ...
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Unintelligible result opening csv in excel

When I open a .csv file in excel this is what is showing up: Maxtor Encryption ver 2.0.1.1.0 ³§o rkDV’)cÿA®T7B‡LôŠì£\% i¼r1 ØÕë—„×½é¿wjd ´Íâ¿…Öö?HÐ)vM!W«Va<žÒ LåRpµI©ô ...
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How can I batch convert using chm2pdf on Ubuntu?

I am unsure of what part of my command is improper, but I am given no error and only a usage page when entering the following: /usr/bin/chm2pdf --book *.chm *.pdf and /usr/bin/chm2pdf --book *.chm ...
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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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Converting C++ code to C# [closed]

I am new to C#. I have found a useful C++ code for my project but need to convert it into C#.Please guide me what are the steps for converting a C++ code to C#? what I should focus on? or where should ...
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Want to setup a lite server for drag and drop batch PDF converting

First off, how difficult / practical would this be? My company has a dept. that deals with hundreds of MSDS sheets daily and is looking for an affordable solution to converting batches of them. While ...
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Convert pdf to excel

I have a pdf of 18,000 pages of data that I need to work with for a project. I'm trying to convert it to an excel spreadsheet. I can't use Acrobat because it's just for a summer project thus I don't ...
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Is there any command line docx to image converter available?

Is there any docx to image (jpg, png, bmp, ...) available with command line support? It's better to have one in windows, but if there is any in linux, that's great too.
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Converting Powerpoint to PDF server-based solutions?

I asked a version of this question earlier, but I'm in need of other solutions, so this is a more pointed question. I'm in need of a server-based solution for converting ppt files to pdf files. This ...
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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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What is the easiest way to open a Mac Pages (.pages) file on Windows?

I have moved to OS X, and although Microsoft's Office software is brilliant on Windows, on the Mac its usability leaves something to be desired compared to Apple's own counterparts (Pages, Numbers and ...
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RAW disk image and .Img format, Difference?

So I need .img file to use with xen hypervisor. Currently I have a vmdk disk image of my current installation. It seems qemu can convert from vmdk to raw disk image, and as far as I read, .img file is ...
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Why does Adobe Illustrator image become negative grayscale upon save in Word for Mac 2011?

I have a color image that began as an Encapsulated Postscript (eps) file which I opened in Adobe Illustrator CS6 and removed the background and saved as an Adobe Illustrator file. I then used both ...
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ffmpeg conversion commandline needed

I want to ask for help on converting a mpg videofile recorded from TV to a mp4 format my SAT Receiver can play, (mp4). Below are the format infos of source and target output by ffmpeg -i: All done on ...
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How to batch convert .sxw to .odt on OSX

I have a lot of old .sxw file than I want to convert to the Open Document Format (.odt). In libre office I found the "File" -> "Wizzards" -> "Document Converter" but it's only allow conversion from ...
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Convert text file to ASCII, not ANSI in Sublime Text

We have a project where we need to convert weird characters generated from all kinds of file formats into ASCII due to compatibility issues. Is it possible in Sublime Text 2 to convert the encoding ...