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Tags of other peoples names that have nothing to do with the file

I am asking this here because you are set up the way I wish all were set up. Straightforward. So, I will do the same. None of the possible questions on this site that popped up as related to mine ...
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is there image viewer software without window large borders?

I am looking image viewer software without like very large border of window, I don't need any type of toolbar or anything just simple image viewer, if there is no Top bar to close minimize or maximize ...
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How to star pictures so that only starred can be exported/copied?

What is an ideal system for starring nice photos that enables to select only the starred pictures in Explorer or other programs? E.g., any software stack where user can go through 2k photos, select ...
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1answer
158 views

Software for tagging arbitrary files [closed]

I'd like a program that allows me to tag and organize arbitrary binary files, without having to modify them or move them around. Also, the files could be stored on a local HDD or on a DVD or any other ...
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0answers
590 views

Windows 8 index photos on NAS and show in Photos app

I have most of my photos on a NAS drive on the same network, just got a Windows 8 laptop and wanted to link my photos folder on the NAs drive to the Windows 8 photos app, anyone have a clue how to do ...
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Catalog/organize photos from a folder

I need to access my files faster, if I have some categories like Nature or Nature->Flowers it would be very useful. I have tried a few apps: ACDSee is good, but I need to catalog the files from a ...
3
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1answer
700 views

Autohotkey Script To Open File With Picasa

I'm a completely noob when it comes to AutoHotkey scripts, the limit of my knoweldge is opening a folder with a key combination. There's one Mac feature that I've always been envious of, the ...
2
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1answer
299 views

How to de-dupe identical photos that have a slightly different file size?

I imported many photos using the new "camera import" feature of Dropbox. Many of those were duplicates of photos previously imported by direct copying from the camera. Strangely, the Dropbox import ...
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1answer
240 views

How to sort pictures by name with some program?

You all know it - you have pictures from vacation and other life events and you decide that you will sort photos you want them to be as you wish together. My question is related to this. How can I ...
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1answer
296 views

Photo information in Windows Explorer

How can I see in windows explorer listing if an image is RGB, CMYK, YCbCr. I tried with all available columns, but none seems to give me that informaion. Thanks
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252 views

Edit EXIF data (owner) based on another field (camera model)

I would like to edit the EXIF data on a large set of JPEGs (about 1500) to include the name of the photographer/copyright owner. I know that there are tools to do that in batch, however the trick is ...
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1answer
360 views

Rasterizing a Layer with current adjustment layers?

Right now I have 52 layers for 52 playing cards. They are all a little off hue. I want to apply a hue saturation that affects them all. I then want to rasterize them to include the hue adjustment so I ...
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3answers
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“Round corners” filter disabled in GIMP

I have an RGB image with one layer, and I want to apply Round Corners filter to it. However, the filter is disabled (look at the image). What am I doing wrong???
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1answer
810 views

Windows Live Photo Gallery is deleting photos

I'm helping my mother organize her photos in Windows Live Photo Gallery (Windows 7). We've been scanning in slides taken decades ago. We want to arrange the photos by date, so we have been changing ...
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2answers
707 views

How do I upload hundreds of digital camera photos to Facebook from Windows?

I have hundreds of 5+ megapixel photos. I would like a software which would batch-lower the resolution first to Facebook's dimension limits before upload, as well as "reject" images whose dimensions ...
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4answers
182 views

How do I explain to my mother how to convert a bunch of PNG files into JPEGs?

Mom asked me to scan in a bunch of photos for her previously, and I scanned them in as PNG files; namely because most any software package can read them, and they don't throw away any of the photo's ...
2
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1answer
102 views

Permanently store thumbnails of images on Windows

When viewing a folder of images in "Large Icons" mode, I often see the thumbnails slowly regenerate. How do I permanently store those thumbnails so I don't have to wait ages whenever I open a folder? ...
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2answers
189 views

change date-taken on photos

I want to change "Date Taken" on photo, which I clicked using my Sony Ericsson phone. I have all 3 systems: Windows, Mac & Linux. You can suggest me software for any one or all. Is there any ...
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2answers
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Best way to rate pictures in Windows given that many seem incompatible

I take tons of pictures of my family, and sometimes it is nice to rate them so they can be sorted by rating in explorer view. Apparently (and I probably don't have this perfect) the star rating you ...
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2answers
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An alternative to Windows Picture and Fax Viewer for printing pictures

Windows XP's good old Windows Picture and Fax Viewer was awesome for letting an inexperienced user to print a picture. You select a picture, select print, then follow the wizard, select which ...
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2answers
462 views

Best way to organize a shared photo library? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I need a central photo management solution for my home network My wife has a laptop with reasonably little hard drive space. I have a laptop with plenty. We have a ...
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1answer
64 views

Creating a Movie (or SlideShow) with some Music

I want to create a movie or slide show of some pictures and while playing the slide show or that movie I would like to embed few music files. For example I could then burn those pictures as an Album ...
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2answers
188 views

How do I share my photos and video?

I have 1.8Tb of private photos and videos. I want my family to have access to this files. I'm running a 24/7 home server using Windows 7, users will also have Windows 7. Note: I don't want to upload ...
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181 views

Windows freeware to automatically download photos from a connected USB camera or card reader and process

Looking for a free way to automatically (and without user interaction) download photos off a connected USB camera and/or built in SD card reader. I'd like the photos to go into their own directory ...
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3answers
561 views

Best software to edit your photos (red-eye correction etc.) [closed]

My mother wants me to correct her photos (red eye, some other defects). But, actually, I don't know what tool I can use on Windows for digital photo editing. Preferably, free of course. I was going to ...
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7answers
27k views

Tool to annotate pictures (screenshots) for documentation purposes? [closed]

Long time ago, I saw someone use a software (on Windows) that was specifically created to annotate pictures. It made it simple to add arrows, boxes, circles in "outstanding" colors to the image. ...
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1answer
849 views

is there an equivalent of the iPhoto faces feature for windows

I need to find a whole bunch pictures of a couple of people in a large collection of photos on my PC. I have a couple of reference photos. Is there an application with the equivalent of Apple's ...
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1answer
2k views

How to backup Windows 7 Live Photo Gallery?

How do I backup Windows Live Photo Gallery? I've been running on Windows 7 RC and I want to upgrade to the full Windows 7 release. I've been managing my photos with Live Photo Gallery. I want to ...
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5answers
105 views

Making series of jpegs into videos on a PC

I have sets of timelapse photos (jpegs), that I want to turn into a video. I prefer freeware as this is just some fun-projects. I need to do this on a windows-pc, so no Mac-soft please.
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5answers
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Slideshow screensaver in Win-7 vs. XP

Since I skipped Vista, this may be an old question, I don't know. In XP, the built-in SlideShow (Photos) screensaver would randomly rotate among images not just in the directory specified in the ...
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3answers
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How can I transfer photos from a Sony Ericsson V600i to the computer?

Do I have to download a proprietary program (most likely bloatware) from Sony Ericsson or is it possible to only install USB drivers and mount the phone to the file system or something similar? ...