PNG (portable network graphics) is a popular image format that supports 32-bit colors and transparency.

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Windows 8 Search Fails to find PNG Files in Indexed Folder

The indexing service has been on, and has not been off in the past year. I've rebuilt the whole index in the past, at it didn't solve the problem. The folder is set to be indexed (Control Panel -> ...
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Windows 7 Colors (PNG darker in browsers)

A few days ago I installed f.lux, and since then I've noticed that my PNG images look darker in Firefox. I've never encountered such a problem before. It doesn't work with it (f.lux) disabled either. ...
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Prevent Office 2010 from opening Hyperlinks in Internet Explorer

I have several hyperlinks in an Excel 2010 sheet that are .png image files. I have .png files set to open in MS Paint. In Windows 7, clicking a link would directly open the file in MS Paint. But in ...
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ffmpeg convert image to mpeg/mp4 gets mp4 file with 0 bytes

I'm trying to convert a png file to mp4 file but I get 0bytes mp4 files. Here is my code structure: ffmpeg -r [framerate] -i [images] -s [resolution] -vcodec libx264 [videofilename].mp4
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ffmpeg convert image to mpeg/mp4

To convert jpg to avi this code works perfect on my server shell_exec("ffmpeg -f image2 -r 1/10 -i image.png out.avi"); I need to convert jpg/png images to mp4/mpeg. How do I do this?
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Why do these PNG images differ so much in size?

I created a lot of tiles and each of my tiles is less than 2 KB except one which is 16.2 KB. It is very similar to another tile I created which is 1.48 KB. Yes, I'm nitpicking about the sizes here but ...
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Batch Inverting .PNG Images while maintaining transparency

I have a large number of monochrome PNGs that are black on transparent. I would like to invert them to be white on transparent. I've tried using XnConvert but it doesn't maintain the transparency.
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What kind of compression is PNG - ZIP in irfan

I downloaded the DLL plugin for PDF files and and am extracting files to PNG compression level 1. Information for extracted files says "compression PNG - ZIP" Are they still PNG files or ZIP files ...
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Batch Convert BMP to PNG & keep original created/modified dates

I have many screenshots from video games over the years that I want to convert while maintaining their timestamps so I can keep them chronologically organized with other images. I've already used an ...
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Photoshop can not open screenshots from Skype [duplicate]

I am using Photoshop CC 2015 on my PC and also Skype. Whenever someone shares a screenshot with me via Skype I have to go ahead and save is in my personal files, and then open it manually from there ...
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pnmtopng on large file

I am running pnmtopng on a 101M, 3000x4000 pixel PNM file. I get the error pnmtopng: ASCII decimal integer in file is too large to be processed. every time I run it. I looked through the source and it ...
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Convert image sequence to animated GIF in OS X command line without 3rd party tool?

Is it possible to convert image sequence (e.g. PNG) to animated GIF with OS X command line (sips)? There is many guides that show how to make GIF to PNG, but not with other way. I know there is like ...
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How to convert PNG to ICO so it doesn't get resized

I have this small icon: The problem is that it gets resized whenever I use it for my application: I need it to stay it at 16x16 and not get bigger. Note I'd need to do the same with more than ...
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Some PNGs are not being displayed on IE8

I'm performing QC on an eLearning course my team has built and I'm having an issue with some PNGs that are not being displayed on IE8. Within IE9, IE11, and Chrome, the images are shown (floating ...
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Github Gists - Download Gist as Image File for Code Report

I have some pretty huge SQL queries as github gists and I would like to download them as images (eg PNG) in order to put them in a Word report document. I cannot find a way to do that, they just ...
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How to change the default editor for PNG files from MS Paint to paint.net in Windows 10?

I have paint.net installed in my Windows 10 Pro. When I right-click a PNG file in the Windows Explorer, I see the Edit command. However, it opens the Windows Paint app, and I'd like to change it to ...
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How do I discard transparency channel when encoding files with bpgenc?

Sometimes png pictures contain redundant alpha channel. While this is usually not an issue, for libbpg it triggers more complicated mode which is not compatible with fast x265 encoding or with ...
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Imagemagick convert -append producing incorrect output

I am trying to stitch together a sequence of images. The first few seem to work fine, but after a couple, bad images appear instead of the specified images. Here are the first several images: ...
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How can I edit PNG file rating property value in Windows 10?

In Windows 7 and 8 I was able to edit the rating of PNG files by right clicking on that file and going to Properties, Details, Rating. In Windows 10 this is not available anymore for PNG files, but ...
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Batch convert images to ASCII art in GIMP

I want to convert a photoset of .png pictures to .txt files using the ASCII art generator of GIMP. I can do this individually just exporting the picture as .txt format, but I can't find any batch ...
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Create empty truecolor PNG with ImageMagick

How can I create an empty (transparent) PNG containing 24 bit color channels with ImageMagick? The obvious one convert -size 1920x1080 xc:transparent blank.png will create an 1bit b/w ...
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Comparing two images without fully downloading?

I want to download a copy of a big image file(+20MB) whenever it changes. But without downloading it every X seconds and comparing it with the old version i have, how would i know the image has ...
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What kind of image compression causes this color banding? [closed]

I have two images. The first is before undergoing lossy compression: Picture #1: The second is after undergoing lossy compression: Can anyone explain to me what is going on here? How does this ...
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How to know the compression level of a PNG file and whether it is lossy?

Can I know whether a PNG file was compressed and how (at least, whether it was a lossless compression) in Windows? When I open the standard file properties dialog from the Windows Explorer, I see no ...
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FFmpeg - PNG / JPG - Invalid data found when processing input

I am trying to add a watermark to a video with FFmpeg. I have a custom build of FFmpeg that I am creating with a view to keep the binary size down. I seem to have excluded the ability for FFmpeg to ...
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Find out PNG transparent background color on Linux

It appears that PNG files contain background color information for transparent pixels. This sometimes becomes noticeable when using that image as a texture with wrong settings. How to find out in ...
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PNG or JPEG for an X-Ray without visible artifacts

A past paper question from a Multimedia Systems exam: If you had an X-Ray photograph of a leg which might be broken, which would give better compression before artifacts were visible, and which ...
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Substracting colors and extracting transparency values

Lets say a picture was made to semi-transparent and added on a flat background color. The original picture, background color and result(mixture) is known. But, that added transparency(alpha value) is ...
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Best way to convert BMP to PNG while maintaining quality?

Is this possible convert BMP to PNG while maintaining quality? I am trying to reduce the size of some albums that are in BMP, but still maintain the lossless quality. Just tried XnConvert and setting ...
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.png images load great - .jpg images are blurry on website

I've searched around and found lots of information about blurry images and I've implemented some of the fixes I found and it worked on about 50% of them. I'm posting Android apps and iOS apps - all ...
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ImageMagick's mogrify tool darkens PNGs (when only trying to resize)

I'm trying to use the simple command to resize images and overwrite the originals: mogrify -resize 80% * My source images are semi-transparent PNGs that happen to be grayscale. The resize operation ...
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Export excel chart to png with certain dimensions

How do i export an Excel chart to a PNG image, defining the exact size of the resulting image file? I need to export some excel charts to PNG to put them on a html page. Due to design restrictions, ...
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overlay transparent animation over video with ffmpeg

Overall task is to overlay animated infographics over video. What I would like as a result shown in this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZhMF3WD9pr0 Nice animated semi-transparent cyan line on ...
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What is @OpenWithToastLogo.png?

Background Recently, I copy-n-pasted some text from Notepad into a command line window. The copied text included a TAB character prefixing the text I copied, for example "{tab}test.exe". When I ...
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avconv and ffmpeg: errors reading png files

I'm trying to use avconv to overlay data onto a video. I generate PNG files representing the overlay data at 4fps. The PNG files are the 120px wider and 60px taller than the original video, because ...
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LibreOffice has ugly PNG import [closed]

I'm trying to import a PNG graphic exported from Inkscape (I tried importing the SVG directly but it doesn't work: the text is missing and replaced by black boxes) in a LibreOffice document, but it ...
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How is PNG lossless given that it has a compression parameter?

PNG files are said to use lossless compression. However, whenever I am in an image editor, such as GIMP and try to save an image as a PNG file, it asks for the compression parameter, which ranges ...
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Convert PNG to Multi-page PDF

I've seen a lot of posts about how to convert a multi-page PDF to PNG but I'm wondering how I can go in the opposite direction if I have the size of each page I want made.
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I would like to batch change one colour in a group of PNGs. Mac - freeware software

I hope someone would be able to help me. I have a group of icons in png format. They are all transparent backgrounds with one colour for the actual icon. I would like to change this colour in all of ...
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how to remove a png file's background using Paint.NET

I have a PNG file that is composed of only two colors: white and dark. Majority of image space is occupied by the white color but I want to remove this white color, thus giving the image a transparent ...
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FFMPEG combine PNGs of different size into movie

Is it possible to combine PNG of different heights without rescaling (like tile does)? I have pairs of images of same width, but first has height 900px and second 200px. I would like them to merge ...
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correctly sizing PNG images in markdown with pandoc for html/pdf/docx

I am trying to use markdown with pandoc to convert a single document into html, pdf, and docx. It's an extremely simple document containing only math-less text and a few images. The images are in ...
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PNG file has different colours in different programs

I downloaded an icon from Icons8. With their tool I recolored it to dark blue (#2c3e50). After unpacking and uploading the 48px icon I got the following result: As you can see the color is not ...
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File Attributes - AI …Any clues?

Can anyone point me what does it mean when a .png file having 'AI' as File > Properties > Details > Attributes. Does it mean it made with Adobe Illustrator ? Also note that the png is 8bit image.
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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 can I explode an animated PNG?

Websites like GIF Explode allow you to "explode" an animated GIF into its component frames, and similar results are presumably easy to achieve with standard image-editing tools like GIMP, ImageMagick, ...
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How can I create an MNG file out of PNGs?

I am really struggling to find compatible software that will allow me to animate PNG files. The GIMP plugin crashes my GIMP. Nothing else supports it. Is there any way I can easily put together the ...
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Why are there no video formats that support transparency?

Why are there no [widely supported] video formats that support transparency? For example, the PNG image format supports transparency, allowing for some interesting effects in websites and documents. ...
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Do more compressed PNG images take longer to load?

When I create PNG files with very small disk size, I tend to wonder if the file size becomes less important than the time viewers would need to decompress the image. Technically that would be trivial ...
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How can I convert a large PDF to PNG?

I want to convert a very large PDF file (>2GB) to a PNG (or JPEG) file so that it is easier to open and look at. I want to do that without opening the PDF file since it is too large to be opened. Is ...