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Restoring Win7 system drive image from primary hard drive (not CD/DVD)?

I managed to mess up my c:\windows. Windows still runs but many apps fail and after thorough investigation it turned out the system installation is beyond repair (tried sfc and everything else). I do ...
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How can I achieve gamma correction on images showed in a web browser?

A lot of images are too dark, especially movie screenshot images, thumbnails or montages. Is it possible to set up a gamma correction value in todays web browsers, maybe with a help of a plugin, or ...
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Single column diagrams in double column pages

I was writing a conference paper, and I wanted to know how to insert single column large images in middle of double column text. Copy pasting the image in the middle really messes up the data and ...
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ImageMagick - Creating animated GIF from tiled image, having trouble with “virtual canvas” metadata

I have an image that contains smaller images similar to this: ------ | 1 | ------ | 2 | ------ | 3 | ------ | 4 | ------ Each sub-image is 100x200, and the whole image is 100x800 I would like ...
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Convert floppy image from 1,44 mb to 720 k

The other day I found an old floppy from the 80's. I inserted it in my USB floppy drive and I got a message from Microsoft security essentials that the disk was infected by a boot virus. I supposed ...
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How to interpret image hex dump?

I'm curious about how the PC actually sees files, and after I did an assignment about files and used hex dump to check if it was writing correctly, I wanted to try it with other file types (actually ...
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Get some images from old program on XP - No downloading anything

I'm trying to get some images from an old program that only runs on Windows XP, but I don't want to download any programs from the Internet. I've tried googling but so far the only thing that has ...
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What is the codec that increases resolution of image upon adding further data

On some websites I've seen images that 1st appear bit blurred and then they gradually get better in steps. What is the image codec? Is it PNG? In "The Social Network" The movie title is displayed in ...
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How to get high quality profile picture in Windows8

Windows is notorious with degrading bitmaps in system. Most people probably tackled the issue with wallpaper. The thing is, that Win resaves your wallpaper as JPEG with very low quality, as a result ...
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ffmpeg overlay rotated images onto a video, how to transparent the output area not covered by the rotated image?

I am using ffmpeg to overlay a picture on a movie. The requirement is to rotate the picture through an arbitrary angle. Using filter_complex, I can overlay the rotated picture now. However, the output ...
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Make a custom picture extension behave like an existing one on Windows 7 x64

OK, so I understand that this may be achievable by combining a number of answers from other questions, but the exact recipe has been eluding me and I wonder if there isn't an actual 'correct' way of ...
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How to download all images from a gallery

I'm searching for a way to download all images (not the thumbnails) of this gallery http://kinki.de/#/?gallery=list&gid=4804 . As I can see, the images are all located at ...
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PNG/BMP images become blurred on zoom

I recently installed a Debian Jessie desktop and when opening PNG/BMP images it all becomes blurred on zoom (in or out). With the image at 100%, everything looks sharp as expected. This happens both ...
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How to open/view a picture fullscreen FAST in Firefox?

With FireFox (on Windows OS), I do a lot of browsing on pages with pictures. These images are standard img HTML tags (no fancy scripting like flickr and friends). I often want to open them in "full ...
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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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Why do some graphics programs use ClearType to render text in exported images? [closed]

Some graphics programs (for example, LibreOffice Draw running on Windows) use ClearType to render text in exported raster images. This is usually not the case with more "serious" graphics software ...
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I'd like to create a database of pictures. Where to begin? [closed]

I'd like to create a searchable database of images. I'd like something a little expandable, meaning I'd like to define my own fields and be able to search on them, but I'd also like to be able to ...
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Automatic resolution when converting PDF to images

I have some scanned PDF files that I want to process using ScanTailor. To do that I need to extract images (as TIFF). I have been using GhostScript as follows: gs -sDEVICE=tiffgray -r400x400 ...
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Windows 7 system image, undo external hard drive over written

Every time I logged on to my laptop, I was pestered by Windows' image restore backup request, which I finally gave into. I chose to save it to my external hard drive. When it finished, I found that ...
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Batch Renaming files (and possibly switching parts of the name)

I am organizing 60,000+ images, and need to edit down their names. I would love to just do a batch rename, as this would likely take 60+ hours otherwise. The names are similar to what follows: ...
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How to print a 'flat' pdf from a text file in PDFCreator?

I want to print text documents to PDF but have the resulting text document be 'flat' i.e. it will not be possible to select any text in the pdf, the pdf will be as if it is an image. is this ...
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create a video from a batch of 400 images with diffrent time for each image

I want to create a video or slideshow from a batch of 400 images (.jpg) with different time lapse (I have a text file which shows how much time for each image in millisecond) For example: image ...
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How do I use an image content control without getting a corrupt document?

I'm trying to create a Word dotx template wherein I put a logo in a content control. When I change the wrapping from in line to square and save and close the template, I get a corrupt document error ...
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Posting images to Pinterest from PC - what is fast and easy way?

Is there any way besides using standard browser uploader? It seems there're almost no utilities for uploading stuff on Pinterest.
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Partition and cloning of Windows XP Image

I have to partition and install the same software and OS (win xp) on 10 same devices. What is the fastest way to do this?
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How can I make a specific image stop loading in Firefox?

I don't want to prevent all images from loading or stop loading everything, I just want to stop loading an individual image after I've seen that it's probably not something I care about so I can use ...
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How big is an 800x600 image file in PNG? [closed]

How big is an 800x600 image file supposed to be in PNG ? Actually what I would really like is a table that shows resolutions on the y-axis and formats/compression type on the x-axis. I ask this ...
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Word - Extract picture 'alt text - description'

I have a word document with 500+ embedded images. For each image in the document, I want to get the 'Description' from the 'Alt text' section of the image (when you right click on an ...
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Why pictures inserted into Microsoft Outlook 2010 messages get stretched?

Every time I am inserting picture into my message, Outlook 2010 automatically makes it bigger than its normal dimensions like this for example: Instead of always having to "normalize" it in ...
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Resize/crop multiple files while preserving certain areas?

I have 176 JPEG images that are 450x800 in size, and was wondering if there was a way to essentially resize them, but while preserving their content in certain areas (currently I'm only hoping for the ...
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Large image to clipboard freezes computer

So I was messing around with some height map images and found this one: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/15/Srtm_ramp2.world.21600x10800.jpg This image is 21600x10800 when I right ...
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Re-assign IP address for VMWare image that is already running

I'm using VMWare Player. When an image running CentOS (Linux) 6.5 boots up, VMWare Player assigns an IP address dynamically (probably using DHCP) to that image. I'm assuming the IP address on the ...
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Move all files in directory to date-time based structure [duplicate]

I am hoping someone here can help me with (hopefully) a simple task... I have a folder (/img/) with thousands of pictures in, and I need to move them into a date-time based folder structure based on ...
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Reduce jpeg size/quality for many files [duplicate]

I'm curious is there any faster way to reduce the size of jpeg files. My jpeg files are about 6MB per file. I open each file in a simple Paint program and press Ctrl+S to resave the image. File ...
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Inline images in RTF Memo field or other methods for dealing with inline graphics in MS Access

I want to use Access to organize some testing information. I will have normal data fields, but I need some type of way of having text combined with images stored in a memo field. I have already ...
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MS Word resize the image relative to the size of the window

I would like to know if MS Word has a capability of resizing images relative to the window size i.e. when the window of the ms word is small the images will be small too (like thumbnails) and when the ...
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How to disable auto thumbnails rotation in Windows 8

Windows 8 has a nice feature that it rotates thumbnails of images if they captured vertically. but sometimes it's pesky. How can be this feature disabled? For example (ignore the language):
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MS Word - Export image with overlayed text boxes as image

I am trying to export an image with overlayed texboxes, arrows and shapes as a single image with a dpi of >300. At the moment I am exporting as a pdf and copying the image to Paint.NET. However, the ...
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How do I make headers reset alignment after left-aligned images in Word 2013?

I have a simple Word document in which I'd like to have several headings, with an image left-aligned in each section's text. All I can actually get, however, is a situation where all text after the ...
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Opening images in Win 7 not working anymore - “ COM surrogate has stopped working ” error

I have Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit, with all updates installed. Suddenly, from some moment on today I can no longer open images with Windows Photo Viewer. I get " COM surrogate has stopped working " ...
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All Images on HD marked as Hidden

Just got a real scare, all my image files spread across several hard disks suddenly disappeared. Fortunately, I discovered that they had all somehow been set to hidden. I don't really want to leave ...
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How to keep Windows image up-to-date?

Our client PCs have different configurations for different departments. We used to pick up few PCs from each department to create a monthly Windows image by using Windows backup utility, but this way ...
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Clever way to connect multiple images to on-click macro - VAB Excel

I have asked this question before, but admittedly in a terrible way, so I am asking this again. So here I am once more. I am making a program in VBA Excel - or better, combining a certain worksheet ...
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Convert black and white jpeg to binary string [closed]

Given a jpeg image with all black and white pixels, I want to convert all black pixels to 1's and all white pixels to 0's, and have these 1's and 0's output to a text file. Is there any program that ...
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Transform colors given 2x2 color pair (in Photoshop)

I would like to transform colors in the attached image (and other hundreds) defined by the following rule: 1) the lightest blue became the light green (exactly like as in the upper right color ...
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How to change the background color of an image?

This is the front page of my project. As you can see there is an image and a label 'C-MARK CALCULATOR'. I want to make the white portion of the image to black, that is the background color of the ...
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How can I batch convert subfolders of images into single PDFs?

I'm surprised I couldn't find an easy script for this online. I have a directory with lots of subdirectories, each filled with TIFFs. How can I batch convert subfolders of multiple images (TIFFs) into ...
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stop images from being downloaded on webpage in chrome

I am on a limited connection. I would like to be able to stop chrome from downloading images (not hiding images) on webpages. I would also prefer any alternative browser as solution if this feature is ...
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How to get slides with images to print out in high quality from Powerpoint?

We are looking to print a document from Powerpoint Professional Plus 2010 In the master template I've placed a vector image of our company logo on the slide as a .png image file. However when we send ...
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Drag And Drop Site Builder That Takes User Input and Displays It On The Site [closed]

I am looking for a drag and drop online site builder that takes user input (a couple of text boxes and an image upload) and then displays it on the website. I would also like the users to be able to ...