The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
20 views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

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 ...
6
votes
4answers
9k views

Notepad++ Display Printing Page Count

I have a rather large document i want to print via Notepad++, but i can't get the page count before printing. Is there a way to do it? (Assume standard 8.5"x11" paper)
0
votes
3answers
600 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
561 views

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 ...
1
vote
5answers
658 views

Utility for converting printouts to a large font

My grandmother would like to be able to print articles from the web in large type, so that any visually impaired people she distributes the printouts to will have a better chance at reading them. She ...
7
votes
1answer
4k views

Is it possible to create a software RAID 1 with different sector sizes?

I bought a hard drive of a different model to my main drive and tried to mirrored them, but the following error message came up in Windows 7 Virtual Disk Manager: All disks holding extends for a ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

PST File Same Size After Archiving

After archiving about half the messages in Microsoft Outlook 2003, the main PST file has not changed in size. Isn't the point of archiving to keep the size of the PST file under control?
5
votes
9answers
15k views

What's the maximum size Windows 7 allows for ReadyBoost?

I read somewhere the Windows 7 had removed the limit on ReadyBoost from 4GB and now allows an unlimited number of GBs. I would like to reconfirm this as a fact. At present, my Windows 7 RC 7100 ...
1
vote
3answers
795 views

Over 20GB of disk space is gone?

System drive, OS is Windows 7 x64 SP1 Ultimate. Windows Explorer shows 100GB of used space. TreeSizeFree shows 75GB of used space. Total Commander and FAR confirm TreeSizeFree's measurements ...
-5
votes
2answers
60 views
0
votes
3answers
103 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

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 ...
24
votes
1answer
8k views

How can I tell how many bits my ssh key is?

I already created an ssh key for myself sometime in the past. I don't remember "how many bits" it is. How can I tell? I'm wondering because I'm using hosting at nearlyfreespeech.net and their faq ...
5
votes
10answers
7k views

Windows 7: How to display the total size of Recycle Bin

On Windows XP, the total size of Recycle Bin could be seen easily, but I can't see it on Windows 7. Why did Microsoft hide/remove this feature? Am I missing something? REMARK 1: I don't need to see ...
3
votes
1answer
192 views

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 ...
7
votes
4answers
3k views

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, ...
0
votes
3answers
52 views

How can I see the size of each file in a particular directory in the terminal?

When using the terminal, is there a command that allows you to see the size of each individual file in a particular directory?
5
votes
2answers
11k views

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?
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Why I cannot use the 'size' command in FTP?

I made a screen shot of my operation as below on WinXP.As the remotehelp says,the size command should be implemented.But I got a invalid command .How can I fix this problem?
0
votes
1answer
413 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
580 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
256 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
215 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
77 views

Controlling the fontsize across multiple browsers

I've got 3 browsers on my Windows XP Pro: Firefox 3.5.2, Opera 10 and IE 7. All pages are displayed fine in FF. Opera and IE seem to have a very similar issue: Both upsize fonts even though zoom mode ...
0
votes
2answers
104 views

max folders I can store inside a folder in a linux server

Is there a logical limit as to how many folders I can store inside a single folder in a hosting server (linux)? I`m talking about tens of thousands of folders.
1
vote
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

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 ...
5
votes
8answers
18k views

USB drive not showing full size

I have a 4GB usb-drive. Just now i have formated it with fat filesystem. But after fomating its only showing 200MB instead of 4GB. I am using windows VISTA operating system... I am frightened.... Can ...
3
votes
1answer
760 views

Windows - Check folder size of specific list of folders

I've been trying to establish a way to retrieve the folder size of around 5000 folders, which are contained in a folder with a total of around 15000 folders. So for example: Parent folder -- ...
1
vote
2answers
736 views

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 ...
30
votes
12answers
35k views

Reset Mac OS X Windows Position after de-attaching external monitor

Using Mac OS on multiple monitor is great, but after removing external monitor (2nd monitor) usually windows position originally on the external monitor doesn't get re-positioned to default monitor. ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

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.
1
vote
3answers
865 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
738 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
115 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
200 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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.
7
votes
5answers
3k views

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 ...
17
votes
6answers
15k views

How can I change the amount and size of Linux ramdisks (/dev/ram0 - /dev/ram15)?

Using Linux, when I boot I automatically have 16 16MB ramdisks, however, I would like to create one really large ramdisk to test some software. I found that I can adjust the size of the ramdisks ...
3
votes
7answers
3k views

Why does Windows occupy more disk space, compared to Linux? [closed]

Why does a Windows install take so much place compared to most Linux distributions, despite being capable of much less? For example, a standard Ubuntu installation takes about 4 GB and can actually be ...
1
vote
2answers
461 views

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 ...
4
votes
2answers
21k views

How do I change my resolution on my Mac to a custom size?

I want my Macbook to be 1280x720 for a certain thing I need to do, yet all the programs that do this cost money. Is there a free way to do within on Lion? NO: SwitchResX or whatever is not free.
2
votes
4answers
11k views

Changing the size of the Windows 7 taskbar

Is there a way to change the size of the Windows 7 Taskbar? Internal or with the help of outside programs, both welcome. Something like the MacOS X Doc Zooming effect would be OK/nice, too. Edit: I'm ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Outlook 2007 font sizes

Something really strange seems to have happened to my Outlook 2007. Everything was working fine for a long time now but at the end of today, all of a sudden, all of the fonts in Outlook are messed ...
1
vote
3answers
3k views

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, ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
135 views

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? ...
5
votes
4answers
6k views

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 ...