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Unable to save images with GIMP

When I attempt to save an image with GIMP, the save fails and GIMP displays an error message Error while saving <filename>. Could not save image: The issue happens when I right click an image ...
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Open Gmail message images in OS X Safari in new tab, not download?

The problem is that images embedded in emails (such as when sent from an iPhone) are not shown "properly" in Gmail in OS X Safari, i.e. they are shown at probably 100%, which is almost always ...
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Does OSX preview tool tag images with any kind of metadata or anything to identify the computer?

I have some images I want to post online which I am touching up with OSX preview app to resize them. I however dont want my compiuter information such as my name, IP address, location or anything to ...
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Saving a group of images from powerpoint as a picture, and the text is gone

I'm saving a group of images/text in PowerPoint as a picture for a graduation announcement. When I open the png file after it's saved, the text of the name will not appear. I tried saving the text ...
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Image editor with support for a “grid-view”

I'm trying to create cards for a custom card game. The idea is to design them on a computer, print the designs on an A4 page, glue it on a cardboard and cut out the individual cards. The problem is ...
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On a Mac that was originally shipped with Lion, how can I replace Mountain Lion with Lion?

My MacBook came with OS X Lion pre-installed. I then downloaded and installed Mountain Lion on the same partition for free, when it was launched. Now I need to install OS X Lion (10.7) in order to ...
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Copying images into Mac PowerPoint 2011

I have an image I've copied into a PowerPoint presentation "content box" or whatever that is. However the aspect ratio between the image and box is not the same, so I selected the option to let ...
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How do I open a 60M png image on OSX

Alright, so I've been looking around on this site on how to open a big PNG image. The question I found was about a 10M png. Xee apparently did the job. So, I downloaded Xee for my 60M file, but it ...
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Resize images via drag and drop on OSX with good quality

I want to be able to drag and drop images on an application(icon) which preferably doesn't run. This application has to resize the images to 600x450px and drop them somewhere. I already created an ...
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Sorting or finding a images based on their dimensions

I ran this file recovery tool to see if I could find a previously deleted image and the results were rather impressive. It recovered a little over 150,000 images (40GB total). If I go image by image ...
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How can I Pbpaste an image in to the command line?

Current use case: I select "copy image" on some random png in safari. I type pbpaste into terminal, and get the link to the image. Is there anyway to get the binary data instead?
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Is there a simple image tool on mac to read alpha value of a pixel?

I am looking for a simple tool that will let me read the RGB and alpha (A) values of a pixel in an image. Something like DigitalColor meter but that returns alpha values. I know this is possible in ...
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Identifying .doc/.docx files that contain images

I'm moving my notes to evernote. To this end I need to convert .doc/.docx files to rtf. The reason for this is that I have a script to import rtf into evernote. However, some of my .doc/.docx files ...
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How to print out a sheet of images from a folder of images

I have a folder full of individual JPEG images on Mac OS X. I want to print it out on a sheet, so that they are side to side. I also have Microsoft Word 2004, if that helps.
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Minimum number of steps to get position and size of image selection in Mac OS X

I need to find out the position (x, y) and size (width, height) of a rectangle selection over an image, in as few steps as possible. This is because I need to repeat this manual process thousands of ...
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Convert animated SVG to animated GIF? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Convert animated SVG to movie Is it possible to convert an animated SVG-image to an animated GIF? I have seen this question Convert animated SVG to movie but "Squiggle" ...
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Convert many images to one PDF

How can I convert about 100 PNGs to one PDF on a Mac? I'm open to using the command line if it helps. I have tried using iPhoto, but it quits, not sure why. Saving from Preview doesn't quite do what ...
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1answer
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How do I join various images next to each other in OS X?

I would like to join various PNG images horizontally in Mac, either using the console or Automator. Is this possible? How? An example: Given these two images: The result would be: The images ...
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What mac program should I use to strip EXIF info from files, possibly in batch mode or from the command line?

I know there are several windows programs to do this, and photoshop has a "Save for Web" option which does this, but I want a command line option, or a batch processing option for this. Any thoughts?
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1answer
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How to image / copy my drive to a new drive on a Mac

I am looking into upgrading my MacBook's drive and would like to transfer the current's drive contents on the new drive. This is a relatively well covered topic here, and several solutions such as ...
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Mass recoloring of PNGs from command line

Similar to the mass rescaling command this site taught me here, is there a command-line trick for mass recoloring? To make it specific, suppose I have a bunch of images with RGB and alpha values: ...
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Get pixel dimensions of a PNG on my Mac?

I have a random .PNG file on my Mac. Actually I have about a hundred of them. What is the easiest way to get the pixel dimensions? (I.e, 100 pixels wide and 50 high, or whatever).
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How can I batch convert multiple folders of images to PNG8?

I've got 4500+ PNG 24 images in 20+ folders that I wish to reduce the size of by converting them to PNG 8. (Aside: I've tried smushing and other png optimisations but the savings are not enough, a ...
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Is there a simple way to print multiple images on the same page in Mac OS X?

I'm looking for a simple way to print multiple images on the same page. The default image printing function in Windows lets me select how many images I want on each page. How do I do this on the Mac? ...
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How can I enlarge an image's pixels on OS X?

I have OS X with Preview and OmniGraffle. In both of these apps, resizing an image to make it larger results in heavy anti-aliasing. I want just big pixels. How can I get that effect instead of the ...
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reading geotags osx

How do I read the geotags of an image on OSX (or preferably online) for free?
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Preview.app only auto-refreshes if you alt-tab to it

I'm working on a program that generates an image. I can keep the image open in Preview and when the image changes, Preview refreshes it, but only when I alt-tab (sorry, command-tab) to it. I'd like ...
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How can I create an ISO image from a dvd with my Mac?

I can only create an cdr image, but not iso. Is it possible to create an iso image using mac standard software (disk utility)? Regards Christian
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Change pixel size of multiple images! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Program to automate image resize Hello I have a folder with 100 images and I want to change their pixel size is there an easy way to do it simultaneously to all of them, ...
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1answer
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Open a .toast file in Snow Leopard?

I have a .toast file. How do I open it in Snow Leopard?
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Software for scaling zillions of images on Mac OS X

I always have zillions of images to scale down. I generally use Photoshop for this, but even using actions Photoshop sucks for working with batches of images. Can you guys recommend a good app I can ...
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Can I Change the Speed of Slideshows in OS X?

Is there any way I can change the rate in which OS X progresses through images in a slideshow, particularly in Preview?
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OS X Disk Image across various Apple Hardware

I currently admin a small variety of Mac's at work. We have some G3/G4/G5/MBP/iBook/eMac/iMac. I've noticed that each system is configured slightly different and wanted to come up with some disk ...
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2answers
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Creating fake software box images

Is there a program for OS X that can be used to create "fake" software box images? I'm basically looking for something that will let me create this, but without Photoshop.
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What is the best way to view and rotate images from a camera on a mac?

I need a good image viewer and image rotator for a mac. What is the best light weight tool for this?
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How do I make an existing animated GIF loop repeatedly?

I have an animated gif which, as originally created, animates once then stops. I want to modify the image file so it loops forever instead. What free applications or command-line utilities for Mac OS ...
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1answer
331 views

Force the .png extension on Mac Screenshots

It's very easy to take a screenshot on the Mac with either Command-Shift-3 or Command-Shift-4, and they will be dumped on your desktop. One major annoyance, however, is that the files created have no ...
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Batch image resizing and rotating on OS X? [duplicate]

I'd like to resize a bunch of images of variable size to be 720 by 480. Furthermore, I'd like to have the final image be rotated so that it is right side up. Any tools to help with the resizing at ...
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how to change the png file background to transparence

I used Paintbrush drawing an icon, if it is on a colored background, it will display a white block shown as below. I prefer to change the icon background from white color to transparent color: ...
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How do I mount a HFS+ dd image in OSX?

I had an HFS+ formatted drive that was going bad and wouldn't mount at all on OSX. I created an image using ddrescue on linux, and was able to save most of it. I can mount the drive and see the data ...
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How to open .bin files in Mac?

I have a .bin image file with me that I want to mount in Mac. How can I do it?
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Tiff not displaying correctly on Mac OS X

I have a collection of .tif files but when I open them on Mac OS X 10.5 they show up as solid black and I don't know why. thanks Upon further inspection at really high brightness there are some out ...
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Simple, free Mac OS X paint program with transparency

What FREE software (included with Mac OS X, or public domain) would be a good, simple way to take some existing PNG clipart files and do some simple editing? I really only need to do 3 things: ...
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How to create an image of my OS X drive and restore it later like Norton Ghost or DriveImage?

I have a stable OS X installation on my machine. I want to create an image of it and be able to restore it later when needed. Is there a way I can do this in OS X? How can I restore the image later?
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Can I convert an image from CMYK to RGB in Mac OS X?

Is there a way to convert a JPEG from CMYK to RGB, using Preview or any other tool built into Mac OS X? I see I can go to Tools | Assign Profile… and select from a long list of options, including ...
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Is it possible to resize the existing mac partion

I have existing MAC partition of 16GB. But my hardisk is 40GB. I want to increase the size of MAC OS . I have created another virtual disk of 30 GB which is appearing on MAC as well. BUT what should ...
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Best way to burn OS to Disc on Mac?

How to burn an OS like Windows 7 onto a DVD for Mac? What software should be used? Is Toast good enough and if so, how do I make the DVD bootable?
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How do sparse bundles get corrupted and can they be fixed?

I am warming up to Mac OS X sparse disk image bundles: This is a virtual file system stored as a collection of small (up to 8MB) files in a folder. This way, you can have encrypted HFS+ volumes stored ...
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Deleting a tag from lots of images at once in Aperture?

Aperture makes it easy to tag lost of pictures at once by just selecting all the images, and the dragging and dropping tags from the tags pallet onto the selected images. But when you need to do the ...
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Mac OS X bug: Desktop & Screen Saver: image alignment preference is ignored

I have my desktop background set to rotate through a folder of images. Even though I have the alignment drop-down list set to "Center", the images still render as "Fill to Screen". When I change the ...