Questions tagged with this tag can refer to graphical images, e.g. a .jpg or .gif file, or system snapshots, which are also called "images".

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Preview image on desktop without frame

I am on a windows 7 machine. My image is a png with a transparent background. What I would like to do is show the image on my desktop without a frame. (preview, paint, browser). Not to say that ...
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How to lock an image in Microsoft Word 2007

I have a picture and I want to fix and lock its position in MS Word 2007. I have done this: Select the picture. On the Format menu, click Picture, and then click the Layout tab. Click the ...
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Word 2007. Different cameras creating different size pictures as inserted images

I take pictures with 4 or more different cameras. I batch re-size all images (using Pix-resizer) to 800x600 (or 600x800 for portrait). I use these in a Word document (using Word 2007, saving as .htm) ...
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How can I browse white icons in Mac OS X Finder (Mavericks)?

I have bunch of white, transparent png icons in my folder and I find no way to see them clearly even if I change the background in view options (still white overlay on the image stays): I know ...
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Thunar is not showing any thumbnails

I was looking for the gnome-exe-thumbnailer (or similar) package in Fedora 20 (which surprinsingly wasn't in the repos) but I found tumbler-extras, which I installed and almost immediately ...
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Can't resize picture on Outlook 2010

I want to add a picture to the body of an email. I insert it and then I try to drag the lower right corner to enlarge the image. When I end dragging, outlook restore the image to its original size. ...
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Resize a dd dump without changing partition size

First of all, apologies if this has been asked before. I found a lot of similar questions, but none that completely match my situation. I have a raw disk image made from an ext4 partition on an ...
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How can I determine the copyright of an image found via web search? [closed]

I need a public domain image for use on a cover for a new edition of a book. I found an image I love, but I don't know if it's in the public domain, or if somebody (the artist, presumably) still holds ...
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Embeded computer F-RAM imaging

Here is the situation: I have an old ISA card type computer hooked up to controller card to drive a cutting machine. The manufacturer is not in business for the last 10 years, so support is zero. ...
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Why is the size of a PDF with embedded images so large compared to the individual images themselves

I have a PDF where each page is a full-colored image (it's an artbook). There are 16 pages. One page is completely blank. The PDF itself is 140 MB. When I extract each image to BMP, the images only ...
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How do I obtain, generate or convert a YUV image file? [closed]

I'm trying to obtain an YUV image file. The answers on this question refer only to video files. I have found some YUV images on this page, but it doesn't specify the image depth. Alternatively, how ...
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How to create a portable VM

I am curious on how to create a portable Virtual Machine image and having it on my phone. I want to be able to take and plug my phone into any computer with Virtual Box (i.e. Windows, Linux, Mac(the ...
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How can I clear images from IE cache?

I am having a problem clearing the cache for IE (11) when it comes to pictures. I have a site I need to test in regards to image loading times, but no matter what I do, it seems the images stay cached ...
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Outlook, drop image inline instead of attachment

If I have a png file in the explorer and drops that into a new email window in outlook it will automatically be placed as an attachment and not as email inline content. To add an image inline I have ...
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Copy Image from PDF

I have a PDF that was created by someone else and I cannot contact them. One of the images runs off the side of the page and is cut off. When I tried to copy/drag the image to various programs ...
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Gimp Image Resizing

Is it possible to Resize the image double to its original size(image is small in size, example, 80px by 80px, size of an icon), without being blurred. I have tried every type of sharpening technique ...
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Is it possible to binary compare folders and ignore filenames

I would like to compare 2 folders full of images with binary compare that ignores file names. This means each image would have to be compared with every image in the other folder. I Can't figure out ...
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How to convert JPG to PDF without a huge file size?

I have a JPG file, scanned image of a document. It is a 2-page document and I united them in Photoshop. Now the JPG file is only 500KB, and the image quality is good. The JPG file's dimensions are ...
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Adobe Acrobat XI Pro: The PDF document contained image masks that were not downsampled

I am using Adobe Acrobat XI Pro to work with PDF documents, many of which I download from Google Books and read on my iPad. However, some of the Google Books PDFs are very large and slow to load on ...
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How to convert an image from perspective projection to orthographic projection?

Sometimes you want to make a 2D image on the computer from a real life 2D image, but for whatever reason you can't get a straight, front-on view of the image. Say it's a billboard and you can only ...
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How to display a picture and print pixel coordinates when I click?

When using ImageMagick or similar command line tools it can be useful to know coordinates of some points in the image. How to display an image (with panning and zooming) and print coordinates of ...
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How to draw pixel-perfect geometric shapes and patterns?

When designing user interfaces, games and other visual applications, very often you have to have an image with a well defined geometric pattern. Some examples: A placeholder image of given size with ...
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How to make a fake DOC file containing only images

I want to convert a PDF file to a DOC/DOCX file. I do not want the fomatting of file be affected in this conversion. Is there any tool to put every page in the pdf file as image in a DOC file. So when ...
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Best settings to convert massive pdf hiking maps to images using ghostscript/imagemagick

I did convert all of the Te Araroa Hiking Maps from PDFs to JPEGs so far. The original maps are 16-64MB PDFs, which take forever to load on my Android Phone. I converted them using Ghostscript and ...
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Move database of Windows 7′s Import Pictures and Videos to new computer

I've been using Windows 7′s Import Pictures and Videos function to backup photos from two different phones for a few years. Now I have a new notebook and I would like to continue exactly where I left ...
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Are Theodore Gray's all images copyrighted? [closed]

The site http://periodictable.com/ has a lot of great images. Allmost all images excluding a few have 'Copyright © Theodore W. Gray' watermark on them. So the ones which don't have this watermark, Are ...
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How to mirror a filesystem structure but without any content

This is needed for backup purposes. Just the index of the entire fs structure. I can do such image with a FAR plugin. How can the same be achieved in the GNUverse? Mirroring means perfect copy, i.e. ...
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Converting JPG to BMP, then back to JPG without loss

Someone has converted a number of JPG's to BMP's, and then to PNG, under the assumption that it will "increase quality". Of course, it doesn't, as once you've introduced lossy compression you can ...
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Windows 8 and file association [duplicate]

It seems absurd but all my installed image viewers can't change file association in my new Windows 8. What I'm missing? EDIT: summary, It is not that I can't change file association in my new ...
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Excel VBA Chart.Export File size too big. How to resize the exported PNG file

I have recently taken over this process where I will need to manually copy a range from an excel spreadsheet asPicture, and paste it in a email body as bitmap. This is so that the recipients of the ...
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Exporting high quality PNG from LibreOffice Draw

I need to generate a PNG file of an image composed in LibreOffice Draw. When I export to PNG directly, the quality is almost perfect, but it's just slightly blurry. However, when I export directly ...
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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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How do you make the Windows 8 Metro Photo Viewer open up faster?

I just installed Windows 8.1. Every time I try and open an image, the photo viewer metro app fills the screen for about a second before the image is displayed. Is there any way to make the app start ...
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file corruption Issue

I was taking pictures in a wedding and when I was trying to copy them to see them in my PC I had the horrible surprise that I wasn't able to view about 40% of them. First attempt was only a double ...
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Why are long images shrunk in Outlook?

Why is Outlook (2013), shrinking long images. These are basically infographics. Is there a way around this?
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email a web image with a single click/single keystroke? [closed]

Is there a Chrome extension or other tool that will allow me to email a web image to someone with a single click/single keystroke? I'm picturing something like this: In Chrome, I right-click on an ...
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How to generate images with fixed file size?

I want to generate images with fixed file size (not image size). I've tried some of the solutions here Batch "resize" JPEG images to a fixed file size, but files generated are fixed in size ...
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Compiling problems using image formats in LaTeX

I'm using TexMaker and facing the following problems when trying to use images in my document: When using an image in .jpg format, I can compile but not use LaTeX; When using an image in .eps ...
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Where to find / create an image / iso suitable for anonymous browsing in a VM

I'm looking for (as close as I can get) to a KVM or Virtualbox compatible system image I can run which will give me a basic desktop - by basic I mean contains only the minimal requirements for a web ...
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What is the difference between binary data of an image and the translated data that the GPU sends to the monitor?

I'm reading about GPU's, and they say that a CPU generally cannot perform the complex calcuations required to translate an image's binary data to create the actual image, but what does this mean ...
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Adding Border to the image using FFmpeg

I wish to add a border to the single strip of images, using FFMPEG. I have been trying to search this thing on google, I tried this command ffmpeg -i input.jpg -vf "draw box= : x=50 : y=10 : w=104 : ...
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Using imagemagick or gifsicle to output GIF with specific filesize?

I have been following this online guide to convert a small video clip into image frames, then combine them together into a single animated GIF. The problem I'm having is that each GIF tends to be ...
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Display .pgm image file on apache webserver

I have a .pgm image file that I'd like to display on my apache webserver. Right now when I try to display it, it fails. Is there a way to configure apache so that I can display it successfully on a ...
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What causes this graphical glitch in my web browser?

This glitch seems to randomly show up in my web browsers.
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Automated resizing and printing of files using a dynamic template

I work for a company that prints large volumes of images daily. I would like to automate this process as much as possible. In fact, I would like to automate it completely. Here are the steps that go ...
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Getting the same number of frames/images from a video stream that I originally put in

I am using ffmpeg in a winform application. In my scenario I take 20 sparate jpeg images and add them to a ogg file. I then extract all the images from that ogg file (as a test). Despite making sure ...
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using avconv to convert rbga image sequence into video while preserving alpha chanel

Is there any way to use "avconv" to convert a sequence of png images with alpha channel into a video and preserving the alpha channel? $ avconv -f image2 -framerate 60 -i img_%5d.png -r 29 foo.mp4 ...
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How to automatcally arrange images of different size in an “organic” fashion?

I have a few hundred images that need to be presented as part of a report. These images have different sizes and orientations (portrait or landscape), and multiple images can belong to a single ...
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How to automatically convert image urls listed in a column to show the picture

I have an excel file that has a column with a list of image urls. I want to know is there a way to automatically convert all of these urls to display the image in the cell.
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Resize image to a maximum size on command line

I have a very big collection of very big images, and I want to create a thumbnail gallery in which images are resized to a maximum-minimum-width (you will understand) of 180px. For example: If the ...