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Can I get 'Lion/Windows-like' window resizing in Snow Leopard?

I'm using Snow Leopard, and I'm finding it unbelievably frustrating that I can only resize windows using a single corner. Is there something I can install that will let me resize any window with any ...
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Windows 7 won't boot unless neighbor HD is turned off

I have two HDs, in one there's a OS-less NTFS partition which I sucessfully shrunk using Linux's gparted utility. On the other drive, I have Windows 7, which since the resize, will only boot on one ...
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KDE auto-shrinks windows?

I have been beating my head against the wall and my Google-fu is failing me. I tried Ubuntu 11.10 and saw Gnome 3. It's horrid. So I thought I'd give KDE4 a shot. My only complaint after a few ...
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AviSynth: How to resize video to 480, keeping aspect ratio

How can i resize a video to 480 pixels high in AviSynth, while maintaining aspect ratio? Assume, for simplicity sake, the Bilinear resize. i've tried: source = DirectShowSource("TheClip.avi") ...
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ImageMagick is truncating (squaring) my icons on resize

Trying to resize from 48x48 icon to 16x16 and the resulting file from imagemagick is 16x16 but cut off around the square. Command: convert -resize "16x16" businessman_add.ico -depth 8 mynew.ico ...
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Resize an image to multiple resolutions simultaneously

I am looking for software (Windows or Linux) that can do the following: Resize one image to several provided sizes. Detects the type of the pic­ture (wide, nor­mal) and does the resize based on ...
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fast batch image resizer

looking and cant find the perfect one. i have 100 gig of 4K image-sequence to process. found imagizer2 on sourceforge. multi-thread but not 64bit (does matter?). i guess the fastest one will be ...
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Unable to resize (enlarge) Linux partition

I want to increase the size of my Linux partition (yellow and highlighted in image), which is situated in an extended partition, along with my biggest partition. When I try to select the options ...
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How can I resize an NTFS disk image in Windows?

I saved a disk partition to an .IMG file, but it's only 128MB. What tool can I use to resize it to 256MB and keep it still bootable?
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Problem with resizing Subwindows in Eclipse Xming combination

I'm running Eclipse on a Linux server and I'm displaying it locally through xwindow forwarding using xming. Whenever I create something like a subwindow (like opening project properties or the Project ...
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resize2fs seems stuck at pass 3 (scanning inode table) - what to do?

I have a machine running Arch Linux (2010, I believe) with a 6TB RAID-5 array hooked up to a Highpoint RocketRaid 2320. I've been having issues with the RAID controller's drivers and the latest Linux ...
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How do I rescale large images?

How do I reduce the dimensions of large .png images? I've tried GIMP, Paint.NET, and IrfanView, and they work well for smaller images but won't even open larger ones.
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Resizing swap partition (RHEL 5.x)

The following is what parted print outputs: (parted) print Model: VMware Virtual disk (scsi) Disk /dev/sda: 26.8GB Sector size ...
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How to resize an .ai file in Photoshop CS4 without reducing image quality?

Am I right to assume you can enlarge .ai files without reducing the image quality? Are these vector files? Also.... can you click & drag the object to make it bigger or do you have to use the ...
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Emacs code for resizing frame

I've been writing some fortran code using emacs, and found that I needed emacs to recognise that the code I'm working on is fortran code (if for example your filename doesn't end in .f or .f90) so ...
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How to resize a window so it is larger than the physical screen?

I want to resize a window so it is larger than the physical screen, possibly using free software. I intend to use a GNU software, gvwm, to navigate the different parts of the big window. Description ...
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Recovering damaged filesystem/partition

I wanted to increase the size of my /home (originally about 20GB). /home was on the partition /dev/sda9. There was about 25GB free-unallocated space just after the /dev/sda9 partition. The plan was ...
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Resampling embedded raster images in SVG

I have a batch of SVG files with embedded, high-res PNG images. The PNG files have been resized considerably smaller (via transform, matrix, etc). What is the best way to resample these embedded ...
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Small program to quickly set window size, for consistent screenshots for help files, websites, etc.? [duplicate]

I know I've seen this somewhere but I can't remember where I found it or what the name was. I am creating a help file for an internal application and would like to take screenshots of various ...
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Is there a good utility for resizing application windows to preset sizes in OS X?

I've been using the Better Touch Tool and Right Zoom to be able to maximize windows to full screen, and to resize windows to the center, or top right / left quarter of the screen. Those apps are ...
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How can I enlarge an image's pixels on OS X?

I have OS X with Preview and OmniGraffle. In both of these apps, resizing an image to make it larger results in heavy anti-aliasing. I want just big pixels. How can I get that effect instead of the ...
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I have a program whose windowed mode cannot be resized. Any trick/app to force resize?

It can't resize or maximize. I'm on windows 7 64bit. I remember programs where fans have made simple directx apps that launched fullscreen-only games in a window. Is there any app or script I can ...
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How to scale a bitmap in Photoshop without anti-aliasing?

I have this pixely layer which I need to scale 200% in both directions. Since the pixels should be exactly double the size, I expect no anti-aliasing. (fuzziness). However, the newly sized image is ...
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Partition Magic error when resizing partition

I have a problem with my E: partition. I installed a Partition Magic 8.0 to resize it, and when I started it, Partition Magic gave some errors, and changed drive letter from E: to *:. I can't see ...
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Set the width and height of ANY window to a particular value(s) without manually resizing [duplicate]

In Windows 7, I want to be able to set the size of any application's window to an exact value(s). For example, I have Paint, Notepad, VLC Player and Explorer open. I want to set Paint's window to ...
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Can't resize Folder properties window

I've opened the properties window of a folder to view it's security groups, but the security group names are too long to be fully readable in the security tab. There is no way to resize the window. ...
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How do I turn on live window resizing in Ubuntu 10.10?

I've just installed Ubuntu 10.10. When I resize a window, it doesn't actually resize the window, just a semitransparent box, then the window snaps to the new size. How can I turn live window resizing ...
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How do I use command line and wmctrl to make a window larger than the screen to get a huge screenshot?

I use a program which makes a large image which I have to scroll to view. The program has no way to save the image, and I have no access to the source to modify it. The only way I have to get the ...
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How to remove scrollbars from Far Manager after resizing window?

When I resize my FAR Manager and make the window smaller, I get scrollbars! How do I remove it and make FAR Manager fit into window size so I could see bottom tool bar all the time? Take a look at ...
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Resize Win2003 system+boot partitions to bigger disks & different controller?

Have an old Win2003 server with 1 SCSI hard drive partitioned as follows: D: boot (includes D:\ntldr, boot.ini, etc.) C: system (includes C:\WINDOWS) Want to move the whole system to new hardware ...
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How to resize an encrypted LVM in RAID 1 in Linux?

I am running 3 partitions in RAID 1. Partition : Mountpoint : Filesystem : Encrypted : LVM ------------------------------------------------------ 1 : /boot : ext2 : No : No ...
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what free app can i use to resize an image to specific heigh x width? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows tool to resize / crop images before uploading to web site I have an image that is huge and i want to re-size it down to 375 x 210 px to enter a competition. I ...
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Resize Mac OS Plus partition without losing data

I have a 1000G external hard disk formatted with Mac OS plus. It is a Omega drive, which cam by default with that info. Now I have 200G free space and would like to reformat this free space to NTFS. ...
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Resized NTFS partition, now it wont mount

I have had a 1.5TB drive used as an external for 6 months or so, then I decided to put it in my linux server for network storage. ntfs was being crazy inefficient so I wanted to change the filesystem ...
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How to resize Chrome's side tabs?

I just switched to the Chrome beta channel in order to use the experimental "side tabs" feature. I've gotten them working, but the side bar is surprisingly narrow. Is there any way to resize it so ...
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Can you resize all mac windows at once? (e.g. when docking)

I've recently bought a Henge Dock, and like the ability to plug my MacBook in and instantly reconnect to all my peripherals (external monitor, keyboard, mouse, etc.). The only problem is that when I ...
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Mass rescaling of PNGs

I have a bunch of PNG files that I want to rescale. Oversimplifying a little, let's say I have files named: apple@2x.png orange@2x.png pear@2x.png and so on, and I want to make: apple.png ...
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Ubuntu / Gnome window resizing horizontally

The Gnome programmers probably have a hidden counter of each time a user misses the resize of a window horizontally, and take a good laugh when they look at it... Because to resize a window ...
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How do you increase or decrease the height or width of a vim buffer in a way so that when you hold down the key combo, the size constantly changes?

How do you increase or decrease the height or width of a vim buffer in a way so that when you hold down the key combo, the buffer size constantly changes? I know CTRL-W < works but it moves it one ...
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How to resize the primary Windows XP partition?

I just cloned my failing 250 GB hard drive onto a 500 GB hard drive (so I wouldn't have to re-install everything, etc.), but now the drive only thinks it is 250 GB. How do I tell it about the other ...
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What's the best way to grow an NTFS partition at the *end* of the drive?

I've got a drive layout that looks a bit like this: +------+----------------------+------------------------+ | Swap | Ubuntu (ext4) | Windows (NTFS) | ...
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Quickest way to reduce ~400 images to .05% of original size

I have around 400 images that are taken from a 8 megapixel camera. I want to reduce the image size to around 4k pixels. What is the fastest way to do this, I have access to both windows and linux ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 screen resize on VirtualBox 3.2.8 on Windows Vista machine

I have installed Ubuntu 9.10 on my VirtualBox 3.2.8. I installed all the guess additions. The main feature of the guest additions is not working for me. That is resizing the Ubuntu on VirtualBox. I ...
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Auto program resizer

There are a lot of programs, which cannot remember what was its last window size. I need a program, which works in the background, and I can configure it, to resize all launched programs/windows on ...
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Batch “resize” JPEG images to a fixed file size

Changing quality of the JPEG when saving an image, changes the file size. For eg. I have the following image. Dimension: 243px x 53 px Quality:100% File Size:9.7kb Background: If I edit the ...
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Can you make it easier to resize windows on Ubuntu?

Anyone know how to make it easier to grab the side or corner of the window to resize it? Seems like there is literally 1 pixel of space to grab.
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Firefox 4 Image Auto Resize

Firefox 4 Beta 4 doesn't seem to automatically resize images anymore that are opened in a separate tab/window. Is there some option that I am missing? The option ...
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How to convert 8G DVD into 4G

I have an 8G DVD disc/DVD image which I have to convert to 4G format. Is there any application that -maybe by reducing quality- can make this conversion? I need a Windows solution.
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are there any applications/extensions to aid faster resizing and movement of windows in Vista/XP?

I like a number of features of Linux window management that I don't know a way to emulate on Windows Window resizing / moving with [alt] and right/middle mouse buttons Horizontal and vertical ...
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Resize Linux root partition from a flash drive

I need to make my root partition bigger to add more free space. Is there a Linux version that will fit on a small usb flash drive that has the tools I need? I plan to boot a Linux distro from a flash ...