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OCR for electrical circuits drawings

I would like to OCR an electrical circuit/layout drawing. These drawings contain the symbol/pattern of electrical components (resistor, cap, etc.) and their names written in two directions ...
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keyboard layout: change super key (windows key) to behave differently

one of my keyboard keys is dead (< >) and I'd like to change the windows/super key behavior, so I can use it to type < and > . is this possible? I'm on ubuntu 9.04 with gnome, I read some info ...
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How to change the keyboard layout at the Windows XP login screen

I have a Dell computer with Windows XP Home Edition on it. Yesterday I was fooling around with trying to make my computer read Japanese characters. So buy accident I changed the keyboard layout to ...
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Horizontal Labeled Hierarchy SmartArt in Word 2007 too tall

I have a Horizontal Labeled Hierarchy SmartArt object in my Word 2007 document and for some reason the background labels are just too tall. How I can I make it look more like this? Trying to ...
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Prevent Microsoft Word from wrapping tables across columns and pages

When writing technical documents, it is often required for tables to not wrap across columns and page breaks, so that all data from a given table are displayed in one place. In LaTeX, there is a ...
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Data field not showing on invoice (QuickBooks 2013 R12)

My QuickBooks just updated to R12, and it seems that one of the data fields as inserted in the layout editor is not showing in on the final invoice, or the preview. It just leaves an empty space. The ...
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View Elements in Word Doc

I've got a word document that uses independent tables to control layout. For example: +=================+ | Table 1 | +=================+ +=================+ | Table 2 | ...
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What do the entries in tmux layouts mean

I have just started to use tmuxp which seems like a great program. Unfortunately it still has some bugs, so the last freeze that I made saved a wrong yaml file. So I'm now trying to reconstruct the ...
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Word 2013 - How to create a new table style from an existing table style?

In Word 2013, lets say I have a few table layouts. For example Is there any way to create a new table style via the Design tab based on my existing table design, or am I forced to try to emulate ...
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Print PDF as handout

I'd like to print a PDF presentation in the following layout: Is there any tool to achieve this layout? Unfortunately, the presentation is only available as PDF (i.e. there is no PowerPoint, ...
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How to have “simultaneous columns” in a Word document? [closed]

I have a paper form document that I need to convert into a Word document. It features 'side-by-side' text and a bit of an unusual layout. I'm unsure of how I can receate this in Word. Do I have to ...
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Windows adding additional keyboard languages by itself

I have this really annoying problem with Win7 adding random keyboard language layouts... I am using Swedish and Japanese since I live in japan and i only use these two (As I can write all the english ...
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Visio UML Activity Diagram - equally space swimlanes?

In a Visio 2013 UML Activity Diagram, how do I equally space swimlanes across the page? If I attempt to select the whole diagram and use the right drag point, it only resizes the last vertical ...
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Window 7 keep changing my keyboard layout

I just buy for my laptop a keyboard from eBay ,but because this keyboard is from Asia ,windows keep changing my layout , I just want to use it as an English keyboard ,also I've try lots of methods ...
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Change keyboard layout automatically based on keyboard being used (Win) [duplicate]

My laptop has an Italian keyboard layout, but after moving to the US I'm using it with a US keyboard attached via USB when at work. When on the go I'm on the IT keyboard and constantly switching ...
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How can I configure x2go to use the UK keyboard?

Whenever I use x2go the keyboard switches to a US mode like '#' instead of '£', '|' instead of '~' etc? Is there some way to fix this problem? I have tried to set the keyboard layout in the x2go ...
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QWERTY vs QWERTZ vs AZERTY [closed]

What thought process went in to each layout? Which typist was considered when putting the keys in their particular spots on the keyboard?? QWERTY QWERTZ AZERTY
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How to force Windows to save desktop icon positions?

Is there a way to force Windows to save desktop icon positions?
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Graphical Diff of PowerPoint Presentations

I made a powerpoint presentation which I sent to my boss who made changes to the format so it matched presentation policy. I am just curious as to what he changed and was wondering if there was a tool ...
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Ignore paragraphs in text-flow in OpenOffice

My goal is to place short summaries of a paragraph next to the paragraph (like, e.g., here: http://www.media-perspektiven.de/uploads/tx_mppublications/06-2013_Moebus_Heffler.pdf) - using OpenOffice. ...
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CSS absolute position don't work in MS Word

This is a sample: <html> <head> <title>word test</title> </head> <body> <div style='position: absolute; width: 30px; height: 50px; top: 100px; left: ...
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Is there a way to save the layout of various programs and explorer windows in Windows 7?

I'm using Windows 7 and I've got a few common things I do on my computer and each require a specific layout of the windows. For example, one might have Firefox open on the left side of the screen, a ...
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Vim: Show the index of tabs in the tabline

Lets say I opened file1.txt, file2.txt, file3a.txt and file3b.txt such that the tabline (the thing on the top) looks like this: file1.txt file2.txt 2 file3a.txt (Note how file3b.txt. is missing ...
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Change keyboard layout settings from a Linux console

I need to change the "Separate layout for each window" from a Linux console. Could anyone tell me where is the config file with keyboard preferences? Cannot find this I need just set/unset "Separate ...
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How to remove Character Style in Word 2003

I am copying text into a Word document that has its styles protected. Some of the text has a Character style applied to it that I would like to remove. I can change the style and it looks okay ...
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Microsoft Word's Advanced Layout dialog — explanation for super users?

Where can I find a detailed explanation of the options in Microsoft Word's Advanced Layout dialog? I am not unfamiliar with desktop publishing concepts and challenges. I understand there are ...
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What linux terminals support saving layout to what extent?

There is a question Save multiple gnome-terminal layout? it asks if window position, no. of tabs, title etc can be saved across OS reboots, with gnome-terminal. What are the possibilities with other ...
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Keep OSX from switching Keyboard layout automatically

I’m not using a normal Apple Keyboard on my Mac. It’s a standard ISO keyboard with a German Layout. Unfortunately this keyboard is not supported by OSX by default. So some keys are not working right. ...
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How to export a brochure into PDF with each layout as a page?

I have created a 3-fold brochure in Mac iWork - Pages. If I print the brochure then I can 3-fold it and everything is fine. But if I want to export as PDF then I get a 2-A4 size pages, and this ...
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How to get keyboard layouts from microsoft keyboard creator to run in Win 8

So, apologies in advance if I break any house rules as this is my first question on the site. I use my various PCs in English, Hindi and Tamil. The default MS keyboard layout for Tamil is basically ...
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Too many keyboard layouts

The short question: how do you handle multiple keyboard layouts without getting confused? I'm a fast writer. I've been using the default Swedish, QWERTY PC keyboard layout on Linux, DOS and Windows ...
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Copy/Paste in Windows 7 does not keep layout anymore

Since a short while, when I select something in, say, Firefox, Chrome or my mail client, hit Ctrl+C (or use right-mouse-button and select copy), hit Ctrl+V in another application that supports copying ...
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Adobe-reader double-page layout like a book

When setting the Adobe-reader to two-page layout it looks like this: Title, page 1 page 2, page 3 ... But I'd like to view it as if it were printed in a book: empty, Title page 1, page 2 page 3, ...
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setxkbmap in xmonad problem

Why, when some setxkbmap command have been run, all default xmobar's keyboard bindings have been disabled and unusable? setxkbmap -layout 'ru,us' -option 'grp:caps_toggle' & What's wrong with ...
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Printing Booklet Page Size in Adobe Reader 4-in-1

So I have a 70 page pdf document that I'm trying to condense to a small booklet. I tried creating a formula to manually to perform it but it got ugly fast. ...
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Page layout software that allows mixed visual and programatic editing

I'd like to use a programming model for custom graphics and precision placement, and an interactive visual mode for large scale layout and less precise placements. I've used tools (PostScript, various ...
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How to Configure Windows 7 to automatically change keyboard layout when switching keyboard? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using multiple keyboards with different keyboard layouts in Windows I have a keyboard (G15) that I use for gaming, I've created a custom layout for it with microsoft ...
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How to make a table span two columns?

I am making a two column document, but I have a large table that I want to make span the columns. How can I do this in Microsoft Word? ................................ TABLE ...
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Two-page view in Word, shouldn't the first page be on the right?

Greetings Superusers, I'm putting together a lengthy document in Word, and it's going to be printed and bound duplex. I've put page-numbers "outside" etc, and all is pretty. The problem is, in the ...
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Tool for generating complex HTML Layout

Do you know a tool that can generate the div order of your layout based on what you draw unto it? Something like a mockup tool that could generate HTML code probably using a grid system. Like drawing ...
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Changing hotkey for keyboard layout in Windows XP

The hotkey for changing keyboard layouts in XP are bound only to Alt+Shift or Ctrl+Shift. Is is possible to enable a hotkey toggle, like holding Ctrl to toggle the alternate layout, and releasing it ...
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Displays tabs in Firefox 3.6 across multiple rows?

After upgrading to Firefox 3.6, I noticed that there no longer seems to be a way to have tabs all displayed in several rows when there are too many to fit in the window: I find it very inconvenient ...
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Keyboard shortcut for keyboard layout switch in fedora 16

I've just installed Fedora 16 x64 with Gnome 3.1 on my laptop and have some little but very annoying problem - I can't set keyboard shortcut for switching keyboard layouts(simply switching languages) ...
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Excel Normal Layout: Horizontally Centered

Description of Problem I have an excel form, which people fill out and submit. I have made it very user friendly, and protected it, even removing the "ribbon" formatting bar at the top. I would like ...
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Reset desktop icons on Windows 7

Few months ago, I played with space parameters (margin) between desktop icons (with TuneUP utilities), then uninstalled this application. Now I want to reset my custom desktop layout to default. How ...
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Windows loses screen layout

I'm using a HP Compaq 6510b laptop running Windows Vista 64-bit with an additional 24" screen. Windows is constantly forgetting the screen layout, even though I didn't disconnect anything. A simple ...
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Is it possible to enable Tiles View for icons on the Windows 7 desktop?

Is it possible to enable Tiles View for icons on the Windows 7 desktop? You can get the same thing in Windows Explorer by going to a folder and selecting "Tiles" for the icon view option. The Windows ...
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Rogue keyboard layout on Windows 7

Recently, the French keyboard layout added itself to my computer spontaneously. When I cycle through the languages with Left Alt+Shift as I normally do, I get French between English and Hebrew. It ...
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How can I use MS Word tab to implement the this dialogue layout?

I want to use WORD to layout a dialogue. I want the person name portion left aligned and the sentence portion left aligned too. If the sentence is too long to stay in one line, the start of the second ...
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Software for creating sitemaps or showing relations between websites [closed]

I need a software to present the structure of a website, for example the hierarchical relation between pages and what content they offer. The purpose of this is to generate a scheme of a website for ...