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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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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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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 because ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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1answer
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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 ...
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How to organize and upload huge volume of images into Flickr account

I have organized my personal photographs in my pc and maintain several copies of backup. The images are in folder with naming convention of [YYYY-MM-DD Event or Place Name]. I want to upload my images ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 - Show thumbnails for special image formats

I have several images on my computer some of them are in special image formats like .hdr, .exr, .tif. WIndows shows thumbnails previews for common image formats only, e.g .jpg, .png. How can I get ...
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1answer
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Identify Image in Excel - VBA

I have an Excel sheet, and I want to create some macros using VBA. Specifically, I want to change an image with a predefined one, every time I press a button or every time I press on an image. ...
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I've run wipe programs, yet recovery programs can still recover my pictures. Why? How do I wipe these pictures? [duplicate]

I have some images on my drive that are persisting after an operating system install and multiple high strength drive wipes. Programs like Cipher and CCleaner aren't effective. The partition is small ...
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Video file created with FFmpeg too big

In my C# project I capture the screen at regular intervals (with a timer). I then have to convert the images into one video with FFmpeg, so I use this command: "-f image2 -framerate 9 -i ...
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Flatten transparent pdf image in linux using command line

I'm using R to generate graphics with many transparent layers. I want the output as a pdf, but filesizes explode when there are so many transparent layers. I can manually open each one in GIMP and ...
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Prevent firefox from trying to download images instead of viewing them?

Sometimes when I right click -> view image on a picture on a website (often gifs) firefox will try to download the file instead of viewing it in a new tab. Is there anyway to prevent this?
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Open new photo in already open Windows Photo Viewer

I would like to find a way to open a specific, random, new image in an already open Windows Photo Viewer window (not to pop a new one with the new picture). The image files might be in the same ...
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Auto rotate scanned text image (OCR via command line?)

Can I auto-rotate an image that contains mainly text? Maybe via OCR? The algorithm or whatever needs to scan the image and decide if it has to rotate it 90°, 180° or 270° I want to include this ...
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TF101 Android: Image block device via adb

I have an Asus TF101 tablet running Android ICS. I am trying to image the entire internal flash file system onto my desktop via adb. The problem is that the image I am obtaining appears to be ...
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Convert dotted fill to solid color

For various reasons, certain images may have areas filled with dots instead of solid colors. This is most common when the number of colors is limited, as in scans of images printed by old printers, or ...
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When I print an email the images are pixelated

When I print an email with a picture in it, the image is always pixelated. The image (logo) I've made is 300DPI, so there shouldn't be a problem? Anyone got a solution?
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How to open .RAW file with bizarre custom header

I have a bizarre .raw file in the following format, that I need to open for a class project. It has the following structure using the example of a 487x414 photo: The number of rows is two un-signed ...
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How to export embedded graphics from Office 2013 (Excel)?

I have an Excel document with a lot of small graphics. I'd like to export them, however I've failed to find such option. I'd expect it to appear in right-click menu but it's not there. I've expected ...
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How to transform a Word document with images grouped in a Word document with flatten images, without doing steps for each group of images?

I need to upload documents in Confluence. My problem is that Conflence charge properly only flatten images, while having problems with the images grouped together. My documents are in Word and ...
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Multiple Image Sequences thumbnailed on one image plane. (FFMPEG)

I am asking this question, as i couldn't find anything similar to my problem. I would like to read different image sequence streams and put it "thumbnailed" to a new image stream. From the example ...
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MDT 2013, SCCM 2012 RS, enterprise deployment… where to start?

Our company is just recently getting back into imaging at any level. We used to use Symantec Ghost for a while, but after there were enough problems (Windows machines having odd errors after a couple ...
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How to create a deployment image of altered CentOS?

So, I managed to install CentOS 6.5 on a client PC, and then, continued by tweaking a lot of its stuff (such as adding samba and kerberos stuff, joining the CentOS PC with Active Directory, removing ...
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Microsoft PowerPoint: Text in imported image is blurry

I am using Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. When I import an image that has text in it, it gets blurry on the import to PowerPoint. Any solution to this?
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Push format of image while paste from clipboard

Problem: email client (theBat!) is using jpg for all images from clipboard. I need to use png or gif instead. For now I can only save image to disk in needed format and insert through menu - very ...
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How to set Chrome browser image as wallpaper in Linux?

I want to set an image in Chrome browser as desktop wallpaper without explicitly downloading the image. Something like ...