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PDF Files Issue, Same Content, Different Sizes

I have 2 PDF documents, with exactly the same presentation content, but the one document is almost 60% larger in size than the other document. I've tried many tools to compare the documents, all the ...
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FFmpeg on Linux Video Size in Preset

Hi everyone I am trying to create a preset to encode my videos with ffmpeg through this file: #video options s=716x402 vcodec=libx264 minrate=900k maxrate=1100k bufsize=1500k vprofile=high level=4 ...
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How to save Mac's plus button window sizes?

The window size sometimes gets saved to a crazy value, like 3x the width of my screen. If I hit the + button it sizes it appropriately, then if I hit it again it goes to the crazy size again. ...
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Get hard disk size without df

How to check a vendor's statement about a hard disk size? df shows results partition oriented (including tmpfs), one has to execute it and count label oriented. How to get in a single command or cat ...
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Why does my virtual image use more than 3x as much space as the combined file system?

I'm trying to mess around with bitcoind (just the daemon) in a Virtualbox Ubuntu installation. So after installing bitcoind in the virtual installation it downloads the blockchain which is about 5 ...
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How to find a file whose size is less than 10 MB?

I need to find a file in my current directory whose size should be less than or equal to 10 MB. ls -lh gives me the file size of each file but not sure how to find the files whose size are less than ...
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Increase default font size of Java GUI applications?

Is there a way to increase the default font size for Java applications? I am using someone else's custom Java tool (no, I do not have the source) to perform text annotation for a research project. ...
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Docker : how limit the container size on the disc space?

I'm a new user of Docker and I want to know if I can limit the disc space of a container as we can do it with memory and CPU? For example, I want to have a disc space limit beyond which the container ...
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Set Downloading Files Size Limit

Hi i am working in Online Add Posting job, i have problem all people in working time start downloading movie, etc so i want to block downloading or set the maximum downloading file size so people are ...
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reduce size of mp4 using avconv

I'm looking at this question Reduce size of MP4 and I want to do it using avconv, however, I'd also like to shrink the frame size by about half. My problem is when I do avconv -i "$file" -s 640x480 ...
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How to increase font Size in Linux Virtual terminal?

I am using red Hat enterprise Linux 6.3 for Practice . As I Am only using command line terminals. In Command line terminal Font size is very small . Pls tell me how to increase the font size ...
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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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How to change window size bigger then max size?

I have a program that cannot be enlarged more then 1/4 of the screen unless i maximize it. Is there a way to override it? It is on windows XP server.
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How can I get the uncompressed size of gzip file without actually decompressing it?

Please find my OS details: $ uname -a AIX xxyy 1 6 000145364C00 I've tried the following command to get size of a file in gzip archive: $ gzip -l mycontent.DAT.Gz compressed uncompr. ratio ...
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Size of the compressed image file deteriorates with usage

I have created a VDI file using VirtualBox and need to upload it with compression for other to access. The more I use the virtual machine, the less the compression happens. There is not much of ...
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What do you call bits bytes KB MB GB…?

I know that these all can measure file sizes but the size of a file can be expressed by any of them. I also am not asking for how many KB are in an MB or anything like that because I know that and ...
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Is there a way to keep programs from surpassing the edge of the screen?

is there a way to keep programs from surpassing the edge of the screen? For example, I really like how if I move a program to the top of the screen on my MacBook, it stays all the way at the top and ...
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Unix commands to get last modified date and size of file/folder (NOT LS)

I need a command that retrieves the last modified date and another that gives the size of a file. I've looked everywhere, and I cannot find commands like this. LS will not work.
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How can I see the size of all documents in a database excluding design?

I can see the size of the database in Database properties, Info tab. But this size includes the size of design elements (forms, views, framesets, etc). Does Lotus Notes provide a way to get only size ...
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How to get the actual directory size (out of du)?

How do I get the actual directory size, using UNIX/Linux standard tools? Alternative question: How do I get du to show me the actual directory size? Since people seem to have different definitions ...
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Formatting pdf for kindle

I started with a scan of a book which was a two-column PDF, I then used the gs methods outlined in this thread to put the PDF into single page format, which worked great. This looks good on the PC ...
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JPEGs of the same resolution have different sizes

I have a collection of photos taken from my digital camera. All of them were taken with the same settings (same resolution etc...). However all these pictures have different file sizes. Why is this? ...
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(ffmpeg/menc) how to split movie by given filesize?

i search for a way to split 1 eg. 4gb movie file into 1024MB parts. Does ffmpeg or mencoder this job do? and, please don't give me examples of "spliting by time (-ss)" .. i need a filesize specific ...
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What size is A2 size? [closed]

In printing work here, A2 is 594 x 420 mm But I see in card making, A2 tends to be smaller. What is the standard size of A2?
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Convert Large HTML to DOC?

I am programmatically converting an existing HTML file that has been dynamically created to a MS Word document. I've ran into a situation where the MS Word Document object fails to process the HTML ...
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Increasing font/typeface size in Windows Live Mail (Windows 7)

I am a handicapped user. As my handicap progresses, I find the font/typeface size used in the read panel is progressively harder to read. I already have the font size set to "largest". Is there a way ...
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How can I change pdf page size?

I would like to split pages in pdf so that each page would be divided into 2 pages ( e.g. form 100 pages I would go into 200 but smaller - exactly half size). I need this to read pdfs on my ebook ...
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Win 7 Format exact partition sizes?

I wanted to create 2 partitions that would show exactly 1TB and exactly 500 GB in windows 7. I partitioned and formatted the drive using win 7 disk manager, using values : 1048576 for 1 tb and 512 000 ...
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Page too large for screen when on Firefox. Laptop, Win 7 HP

My friend (even less computer-literate than I) just got her first laptop. It was working fine last night, but this morning she may have hit a wrong key. When online, the page extends beyond the edges ...
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Changing font in console Vim

I need to change the size of the font inside the terminal Vim (not GUI Vim!). I am working on Windows, what kind of command can I use (I'll map it to a key after that). I do not want to go and change ...
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Bash: changing font size

This will change the font to yellow: echo -e "\E[1;33m" How exactly can I make it bold and increase the font size, whilst keeping the yellowness?
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Optimum SSD size for Intel SRT?

According to Intel, the utilizable cache size on the SSD for SRT is between 18.6 GB and 64 GB. If I buy a "64 GB" SSD I only get 60 GB of usable space, thus underutilizing the SRT technology a bit ...
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How can I find out the size of a swap partition?

What are the sizes of the following swap partitions? root@pc:~# swapon -s -v Filename Type Size Used Priority /dev/sda5 ...
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Is 7200rpm thru sata 2 worth it?

I am aware that this is probably a common question, yet I did not find the right search terms to use. I have to buy a new hard drive. I figured out that the equation consists of: connector standard, ...
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How to save a PSD as a low size PDF

i have my CV on a PSD file so when i save it as a PDF the file size is like 55Mb. so i've tried to save it and open it with Adobe Acrobat to save it again as low size PDF and the file size it's 717Kb ...
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copy from NTFS to exFAT but “size on disk very” is very bigger than “size”

I tried to backup from my NTFS external hard drive to new exFAT external hard drive when my copy finished I saw that I have very little free space remained. I checked my file size and I saw that the ...
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How big are the downloads for the Windows 8 Pro upgrade?

I have a relatively slow Internet connection (1.2 Mbps) and I am planning to purchase the Windows 8 Pro upgrade online. However, I can only guess how much data actually needs to be downloaded by the ...
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How do I embed multiple sizes in an .ico file?

I have seen .ico icons that have different images for multiple sizes, eg. 16x16, 32x32, 48x48, 128x128, 256x256. On Windows, how can I create an icon file that supports multiple sizes in this way, ...
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How can I list directories and their sizes in command prompt?

I would like to see sizes of subfolders in a folder, similar to linux du -sh command. How can I list directories and their sizes in command prompt?
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How big is the Windows Kernel? [closed]

Question title says it all, I am interested in the kernel size of the different Windows versions. (Mainly Windows 7) I am not interested in the size it has in memory when the system is fully booted, ...
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Kernel module has different sizes in source and install directories

Here is the log: =~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~= PuTTY log 2012.08.16 21:42:29 =~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~= ...
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Disparity in C drive size

My C drive has a capacity of 98 gb , after installing windows 8 release preview just now, when i look at the properties of C drive, it says 27 GB used and remaining empty, but when i go into C drive ...
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Restoring window text size to default in Windows 7 x64

On Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1, I changed the text size to 150% (Control Panel -> Display). This worked fine; all text was scaled up correctly. However, when I tried to change it back to default ...
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How to change display ratio of mp4 movie without reencoding

Is there any way to resize an mp4 video without reencoding it? I plan to do this in Ubuntu Linux 12.04 x86_64.
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Is it the address bus size or the data bus size that determines “8-bit , 16-bit ,32-bit ,64-bit ” systems?

My simple understanding is as follows. Memory (RAM) is composed of bits, groups of 8 which form bytes, each of which can be addressed ,and hence byte addressable memory. Address Bus stores the ...
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How much space is required to keep a backup of 500 GB of data [closed]

How much space will be required to keep a backup of 500 GB of data. Is there any standard way to find an answer for this question?
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Why are the sizes of 2 directories different if the data within the directories is identical? They are identical ext4 partitions and disks

root@phoenix:~# ls -ld /backups/external?/var/subsonic/thumbs/110 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 73728 Mar 4 15:35 /backups/external3/var/subsonic/thumbs/110 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 69632 Mar 4 15:35 ...
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How can I make the thumbnails in a window xp appear to more bigger in size?

How can I make the thumbnails in a window xp to appear more bigger in size? I am a designer, it would be best to quick glances over a bigger thumbnails, as what windows xp default thumbnail size is. ...
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Make initial PuTTY configuration window larger

In PuTTY, I'd like to know how to make the initial configuration window larger. I've got like 50 devices saved and it's such a tiny box to scroll in. I'd prefer to make it the full length of the ...