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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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Change default Windows Explorer file browser size and position

Many programs use the Windows Explorer file browser when opening/saving/etc a file as shown below. Is there any way to change the default size and position of the file browser's window whenever a ...
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windows 7: mouse can't move or resize windows

When I mouse-drag a window's titlebar, the window doesn't move. When I alt-space, m, arrow keys, the window does move (and then mouse-drag works, until I click and release the mouse button.) Same ...
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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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Windows tool to resize and place three windows

By pressing Win← and Win→ I can place 2 windows alongside each other, taking 50% of the available space. Is there a utility which can help me to place 3 windows alongside each other? Or maybe even fit ...
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xmonad resize floating window according to size hint

In xmonad if you 'doFloat' a window in your manage hook, it opens with a size determined by its size hint. What I want is a way to resize an existing window according to that hint. Ideally I could ...
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Is there any way to redraw the text in a terminal window after resizing it?

Just a usability question really. You know when you are working in a terminal window and you decide to do some query that brings back a wall of text and you think to yourself... "that would be easier ...
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Change the display size of Google presentation on Google sites?

I know how to change the size of Google presentation inside the Google presentation editing page, i.e. by editing its Page setup. But how to change its size (display size) on Google sites? When I try ...
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Google Chrome Window Resize “Sticking” on OS X

I'm using the most recent version of Google Chrome (34.0.1847.131 at the time of writing) on OS X 10.8.5, and for a few months I've been having intermittent issues resizing browser windows. There ...
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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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Reduce jpeg size/quality for many files [duplicate]

I'm curious is there any faster way to reduce the size of jpeg files. My jpeg files are about 6MB per file. I open each file in a simple Paint program and press Ctrl+S to resave the image. File ...
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Resizing the 'Save As' window in Windows 7

I do not know whether my question is appropriate for this forum. Apologies if it is not. I am running Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 on a Dell Vostro 460 PC. I am downloading journal ...
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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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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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SSH doesn't resize terminal

I'm trying to resize my terminal window which is connected via SSH, but the change of the size is not reported to the host. My system is Arch-Linux where most packages are up-to-date. Fortunately, I ...
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Enlarged partition, filesystem still reports old size

I resized the root partition with GParted, from 20 GB to 40 GB, but the filesystem still reports a size of 20 GB. How can I use all 40 GB? Update The resized partition was an LVM Physical Volume ...
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PNG Batch resizing and saving while preserving transparency

I've got about 700+ png images. I need to resize and save them. However I also need their transparency to be intact. I tried Irfanview, but that didn't work. GIMP works, but I can't find a batch ...
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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: Is there any way to disable UI resizing?

I'm on Windows. As I always insist on the default appearances of GUI, I want to prevent accidental resizing (e.g. window resizing, column resizing). Any way to disable resizing (like they are locked)? ...
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Increase dynamic VDI disk size

I'm running Linux (OpenSuse) host (Oracle VirtualBox) with Win 7 guest. I configured the VM with a VDI format disk that grows dynamically as required. Windows currently has 3.5 Gb free but I need to ...
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How to increase lvm size in Fedora 20 ( partitions already messed up )

hi all i have two partitions one is used for f20 , and another is ntfs. i didn't know that gparted should not be used any more, and system-config-lvm has retired and not in repo anymore, so i boot up ...
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How to increase HOME Folder partition size in centos 6.3 64 bit

Have migrated my system windows 7 to centos 6.3 64 bit, while installing centos 6.3 have created a partition size details given below: Root ext4 30000 boot ext4 20000 tmp ext4 Allowed to fill ...
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Windows 7 Aero snap window resizing: love and hate, partially disable?

I love the "ease of access" window resizing in Windows 7 that are related to moving the window (move window to left for left half size, to right for right half, up for maximize, shake to get rid of ...
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VirtualBox FATAL: No bootable medium found! System halted. after resize

After resizing VHD file with VBoxManage modifyhd "c:\VMs\WinXP.vhd" --resize 50000 and successful operation I cannot boot from this VHD: FATAL: No bootable medium found! System halted. Previous ...
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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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How do I resize the view area on my computer monitor Windows 7

Currently the display of my screen appears to be wider than the actual view area of my screen. What I want is to get the displayed content, on my desktop to fit available area. How do I achieve this ...
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Resize Win 7 Partitions, Increase C & Decrease D

I have one 120GB SSD split 40GB/80GB between C & D. I'm trying to increase the size of C to 55GB and decrease D to 65GB. I can only resize D to a lower size, but the unallocated space can only be ...
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How to set terminal size in Android adb shell?

When I connect to Android using "adb shell" and run certain commands such as "vim" or "mc", they are restricted to a "window" of 25x80 characters. Since I'm connecting from a desktop computer where ...
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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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resizing a terminal within tmux doesn't seem to work

I'm new to tmux, and I'm having trouble finding a solution to resizing my actual terminal (I haven't learned quite enough about panes and windows yet). I'm running tmux1.6, and bash as my shell, on ...
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Can't resize picture on Outlook 2010

I want to add a picture to the body of an email. I insert it and then I try to drag the lower right corner to enlarge the image. When I end dragging, outlook restore the image to its original size. ...
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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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Scaling PDF content and page dimensions from command line

I have a set of images stored as separate PDF files. One image per file. Each image takes up one PDF page. I need to re-scale all of these images, preferably at the command line, so that the image ...
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How to resize tmux panes inside tty

I'm not sure if I used the right term, but by "tty" I understand the console that you can switch to using ctrl+alt+f2 key combination. echo $TERM points to linux. Anyway, when I enter the tmux mode I ...
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Resizing virtualbox vdi doesn't work

I tried resizing my VirtualBox disk (.vdi) with VBoxManage, but it didn't resize the hard drive. The command while in the root folder of VirtualBox was: VBoxManage modifyhd ...
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How to resize img file created with dd?

I have a DD image from a 4GB SD card that has two partitions, these two partitions are only using up about 800 MB and as such I wish to reduce the size of the img fie. Does anyone know of a way to ...
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When resizing columns, why does it sometimes quickly “zip” smaller?

When resizing columns smaller (not program-dependent), typically resizing from right->left, the column will sometimes quickly "zip" smaller, collapsing the column in on itself as if a black hole has ...
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Custom maximum window width and height?

environment: I'm on Windows, I have XP and 7, so both are interesting to me. Plan to install some Linux so that's relevant too. problem: I have enough screen space, and maximizing a window often ...
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Does shrinking a partition to its minimum size then expanding it increase performance?

As a VPS administrator, I've shrunken and cloned partitions (or disk images) to perform backups. The shrinking of the partition adds a few extra minutes of downtime, but reduces the amount of total ...
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Resize image to a maximum size on command line

I have a very big collection of very big images, and I want to create a thumbnail gallery in which images are resized to a maximum-minimum-width (you will understand) of 180px. For example: If the ...
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How to reset the window position of an application

Applications that store and restore their absolute window-position, might end up outside the visible screen if the monitor's screen-space changes. This happens for instance when de/attaching an ...
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“An error occured while resizing the device resize failed: 1.”

Trying to install Fedora. Go thru the wizard. During the installation, I click on create user, do the thing, go back. It crashes out on me. Power off computer. Retry. Go through process once more. A ...
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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 VLC window?

I'm running VLC 2.0.6 on Windows7. The application launches by running in full screen mode. I'm unable to resize. My (CTRL-P), Video Settings are as follows: Display,Fullscreen is unchecked. ...
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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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An unknown or invalid jpeg marker type is found

I tried to resize about 25,000 photos via a batch operation in Adobe Photoshop CS6. However, I receive the errors: could not complete request because an unknown or invalid jpeg marker type is found ...
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How do you change an individual icon's size on the desktop for windows 7

Is it possible to change an icons size on the desktop individually? I have already tried using group methods such as CNTRL and the scroll wheel but that just changes every icons size not the ...
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Reduce document size in PDF to increase margins

I want to reduce the size of the document in PDF so that I can have larger margins. I need this to print sticky notes without covering the original text. I've tried increasing margins, but it didn't ...
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After doubling virtual disk size in VirtualBox, fdisk -l still shows old disk size in guest CentOS

I'm running CentOS 6.1 as a guest in VirtualBox 4.1.18 on a Mac OS X (Snow Leopard) host. Since 50 GB for my CentOS guest proved to be insufficient, I resolved to double its available disk space. ...
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How to change picture size [closed]

I am afraid my pictures are too large. How do you convert pixels to inches and what is the best size for sharing your pictures? Thanks for your help - Bron