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How do I make the content resize in real time in browser windows in Ubuntu 10.04?

When I resize a Chrome or Firefox browser window, I see a frame that appears which I can resize but the content with in the window are not refreshed in real-time. I want to make it so when I resize a ...
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Does mogrify copy images that fall through resize filter?

I want to run the following command: mogrify -path /somepath -resize '1600x1600>' * are Images, that don't exceed the size of 1600x1600 copied to /somepath? (I am asking, since they would fall ...
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clonezilla moving to bigger harddrive

I successfully clone my hard drive from 250gb to 1Tb using -k1 on expert mode. but when I explore the folders, why is it still acting like 250 gb It is still showing that 180gb available as it was ...
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how to resize my drives

sorry, my english is not very well. i was shrink the volume from d drive. and i want to extend free space to e drive but "extend volume" is unavailable. it is off. i have one hard and my windows ...
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Automatically resize picture/image in Word?

I'm using Microsoft Word 2007. I have several large screenshots that need to be inserted into the document at various places. When I paste the pictures, I have to manually resize them to fit within ...
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keyboard shortcut in Windows 7 to center window

I find Win-left arrow and Win-right arrow really useful in Windows 7 to make a window take up 50% of the left or right side of the screen, respectively. However, is there any command that will make a ...
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Batch image resizing and rotating on OS X? [duplicate]

I'd like to resize a bunch of images of variable size to be 720 by 480. Furthermore, I'd like to have the final image be rotated so that it is right side up. Any tools to help with the resizing at ...
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How to keep original image dimensions for images in Microsoft Word 2007?

When I'm importing images into a Word document, if the image is a small image like 100x100px, then the image is imported as something like 300x300, thus making it hideously blurry. This necessitates ...
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Looking for a good simple free/open source photo editor? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Looking for a good free image editor I need a program that can do the following: Open up an image either JPG or GIF. Resize the image (constraining proportions, and ...
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Mac OS X: How to resize a window by dragging from the left side

On Solaris you can change the size of a window from the left or right side. I am back to using Mac OS X but it is driving me nuts how you can only change the size of the window from the right side. ...
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Win 7: How can I resize a window to make it much bigger than my screen?

I have a window that I'd like to make much bigger than my physical screen (explanation of why below). I hit Alt+Space, M, and then press the Up arrow to move the title bar above the physical top of my ...
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Resizing 2 partitions (NTFS and ReiserFS3)

When creating a Win7 and Gentoo setup I miss allocated the space needed for Windows and Linux. I have a 320 gb drive and created a 40gb partition on Win7 and used the rest of the space on Linux. Now I ...
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Impossible to defragment and resize a partition

I'm trying to shrink the main partition on my new PC with Windows 7 64-bit preloaded from 500 GB to 100 GB. Unfortunately, some files prevent any attempt to go below 290 GB. I have already ...
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What's the state of the art in image upscaling?

I like to collect cool pics and use them as wallpapers or for other things. Often, artists publish only low-res versions, probably for fear of theft. Example: Now, if I want to use that as a ...
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Prevent Excel from resizing graphs

When a row or column is inserted around a graph in Excel, Excel automatically resizes (expands) the graph. This corrupts the dimensions I determine for a specific graph. How can I prevent Excel from ...
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Background image of a Word file doesn't resize when document is

I want to add a background image to a Word document. I'm creating a letterhead and need to drop in an image that was created in Illustrator. I tried adding it as a background image in Word, but when ...
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How do I fake 2 discrete monitors using a DualHead2Go?

I just got a Matrox Dualhead2Go for use with my MacBook Pro. I realise that the reason it works is that it fakes 1 big (wide) monitor. I also kind of depended on the software that came with it to ...
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Free space not reclaimed after online resizing ext4 in Ubuntu 9.10

My root partition was filling up, with only 500 mbs left, I wanted to resize my root partition from 20 Gb to 40Gb So I resized my partition by using these steps: Using Gparted to resize another ...
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Why can't you resize the Windows Environment Variable box?

Recently having to set my PATH environment variable installing the JDK, I found it quite annoying that the box where you set environment variables was not re-sizable, and had was generally quite ...
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How do I stop VMware player from resizing?

I just downloaded VMware player (I used to use Virtual Box, but I needed Windows Aero, and vbox doesn't support that yet) But it will automatically resize the guest when I resize the window, and I do ...
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Scaling PDF up from A4 to A3 for printing?

I have a PDF document that is formatted in A4. It consists of dozens of pages of diagrams and is far to small to read comfortably when printed. Is there anyway to scale the document up to A3 for ...
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Position and Sizing OS X windows to Exact Pixel Dimentions/Locations

Is there an OS X application and/or system utility that will allow a user (me) to position application windows at exact screen coordinates, as well as size windows to exact pixel dimensions? I'm ...
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How do I shrink an Extended Partition in Vista?

I'm trying to shrink some partitions on my laptop so I can dual boot another OS, and I need about 6GB of space to do this. Unfortunately when I got my laptop and trashed the default Vista install, I ...
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How to expand C drive in window 2003

My C drive is 18GB. I have other 18GB unpartined space on same HD. I know that in vista i have the option to expand the disk by going in diskmanagement . How can i do in window 2003
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Scale Object By Percent in SmartDraw 2010

Does anybody know how to scale an object by percent (%) in SmartDraw? When I right-click an object and select Position & Size from the context-menu, it gives me options to scale by absolute ...
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Windows reports discrepancy in partition sizes after resizing with gparted

My drive was formatted to look like the following: Partition 1 - NTFS - 100Gb for Windows XP Partition 4 - Extended Partition Partition 5 - EXT3 - Linux boot partition - 200 Mb Partition 6 - XFS - ...
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Image resizing tool for Ubuntu

i have around 500 images and i need to resize each into 6 different sizes. Can any there scripts or software. moreover my platform is ubuntu .
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Windows 7 XP Mode, Resizing triggering lock

I'm a developer using Windows 7 XP Mode to get some old 16-bit apps to run. A hugely annoying hurtle I'm encountering is this: When I resize my XP windows at all (usually by mistake), it ...
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Resize picture when emailing with Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Mail

Recently, I've set up a PC for computer novices. The PC came with Vista installed, and for managing photo's I let it use Windows Photo Gallery, for email I used Windows Mail (which both came ...
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Looking for an application that scrolls or pans netbook screens running Windows

I'm looking for a Windows 7 and XP compatible Windows desktop panning/scrolling tool. This is to solve a problem where some applications for example MSN have settings/preference Windows that are not ...
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Mac OS X resizing of windows when changing display resolution

I use my MacBook most of the time with a high-resolution desktop monitor plugged in and the laptop lid closed. If shut down an application (in this case iTunes) with the display in this configuration ...
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Resizing the boot partition

Fedora 12 ext4 file system I have just done a upgrade. And I get the message below. I am not sure that I don't have enough on my boot partition to install the new kernel. When I try and upgrade I ...
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Issue after resizing partition for Fedora under VMware Fusion

I am running FC9 under VMware Fusion 3.0. I wanted to resize my /dev/sda2 partition. In order to do that I did the following: Changed the size of the vmware file (under VMware settings) Rebooted ...
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Unshrinkable windows/dialogs like Photo Booth in OS X - can I make them smaller?

On Mac OS X, some windows are a fixed size (eg. Photo Booth). Is there a way I can make them smaller to take up less space on a smaller screen?
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How do I resize images without a loss in quality?

I have a number of JPEG images with a resolution of 2010 x 1080. I want to create an index page for these images which has smaller versions of the originals that I can zoom in on. I tried to do this ...
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Windows spanning 2 monitors resize themselves onto 1 after screen saver is started (Win XP)

I have a dual monitor setup with an ATI Radeon HD 3450 driving 2 Dell 1907FPs in Extended mode. The video driver is ATI's 8.561-081201a1-073177C-Dell. Onscreen, I have a couple of non-maximised ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 resize screen size not resolution

Hi My laptop LCD is damaged from one corner so want to reduce the size of screen about 1 inch from left but want to keep the highest available resolution which is 13.....x .... something. I know this ...
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IE8 Printing Issue - Shrink to Fit is not Shrinking, right side getting hacked

I'm having this problem in a Sharepoint Extranet site. Several long/wide forms and grids are getting their right sides hacked off when printed. In IE7, Shrink to Fit solves this problem. However in ...
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Resize a photo in HTML and keep aspect ratio

I would like to display photos that I upload (to my drupal site) and I would like to make the photos smallers but using heigh=100 does not honour the aspect ratio. All i want to do is make the photo ...
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Alt+click-drag window resizing on a Mac? (Similar to X-Windows)

Is there a way I can get this behavior on Mac OS? alt + right-click-drag will resize the window, relative to where you've clicked within the window and the window's center alt + left-click-drag will ...
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Resize HFS+ Partition

I tried this so many times without success :( Is there any tool that can resize (actually growing is what I need, not shrinking)? I tried gparted, acronis but none seem to be able to do it. So, tell ...
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Restore OS X desktop icon size

Somehow I changed the size of the icons at my desktop. How can I restore them to their original size? This is how they look now:
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Is it possible to shrink a VirtualBox dynamic image?

When you create a Virtual Box image you can choose to create a dynamic one, which will grow as needed so that even if your image is for 20GB, if you used only 4GB, only 4GB is taken from your hard ...
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resizing vmware partition

I have a ubuntu 9.04 vmware image but the harddrive size is too small. I want to resize the vm disk partition which requires using vmware-vdiskmanager.exe The problem is that vmware-vdiskmanager.exe ...
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Diskpart Access Denied

I just can't resize my partition in Windows Vista. I've tried the partion managar, but I get an error: Logical Disk Manager, Access Denied. So I used diskpart.exe, but when I tried to shrink my ...
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Prevent javascript from resizing IE window

I am looking for a way to prevent JavaScript on a webpage from resizing and repositioning my Internet Explorer window. This option is available in Firefox, but I can't find anything similar in ...
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Why can't I extend the C: drive on Vista? Because I have Free Space to its right instead of Unallocated Space

Okay this is annoying! I have a C: drive that is the primary partition (bootable) that I would like to extend. In order to do that it seems like I need to have Unallocated Space to the right of the ...
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Shrinkable space on external harddrive unusually small

I have a 300GB external harddrive. I was going to try and make a partition on it, which includes having to shrink the storage. When I did so, this is what I was shown: How could it be so small if I ...
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Remote Desktop won't maximize

I use a laptop and I am docking and undocking frequently. Often when I connect to another machine using remote desktop, the screen size gets messed up when I dock again. By "messed up" I mean that ...
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Program to resize any window to specific sizes (eg.800x600, 1024x768..)?

I need a Windows utility to allow me to resize any window (not just firefox!) to specific sizes. I need to check what the application I'm writing looks like at these resolutions - how many columns ...