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How to view two not continuous PDF pages at once,like the split view of Word

Adobe reader can show two pages up, but they must be continuous pages, is there any option to show two pages, for example, page 1 and page 5 side by side?
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How to store large files on Fat32

I wanted to store a large video file on a FAT32 drive (~18 GB), but I discovered that this isn't simply possible due to limitations of the file system. Is there a simple tool that exists for ...
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Vertical split with different row views

I have an excel spreadsheet with about 400 rows. I have a quick-review table with a bunch of countif cells that update based on the data in the rows. The table is in columns K-O while the actual data ...
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How to get vim to retain cursor position when opening a split

When I open a vertical split in vim, it takes my current line and bumps it to the top of the buffer (scrolling the entire file up). How do I get vim to retain its current position?
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Batch-split many AVIs in 2 parts?

how can I batch split many AVIs into 2 parts, with no conversion? NB: this didn't help much What is the best software to split and join avi files?
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Start a few programs in a split terminal

I want to start a few programs with a single launch script and monitor their outputs to the console. The easiest way would be to launch in background an xterm for each program, but that's not very ...
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Can I print with two printers simultaneously if I just split the USB cable?

I have two printers and one computer. I want to print to both printers the same document at the same time... Thus when I press print on my document both printers will print the file simultaneously. ...
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How to stop Vim from scrolling when splitting vertically

The problem Somehow on this box every time I split a window (^W v or :vs) the original pane scrolls in such a way that my cursor is exactly scrolloff=5 from the top. I have tried to remove all ...
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How do I split an MP3 file without re-encoding it?

I have a 400 MB MP3 file at 96kbps, taken from a CD. I want to split this into many files. Is there any way to do that without affecting the quality of audio or maybe without re-encoding the file?
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How to split a DVD into multiple CDs

I have Windows 7 bootable DVD, My DVD writer is not able to load a DVD, but it can load CDs. Is there any way that I can convert my windows 7 DVD to multiple CDs so that it can be installed from DVDs? ...
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rsync: divide out local files in different servers with limited space

I have 80 Gb of files in a local directory that I want to backup dividing them out in different servers with a limited space quota, using rsync, eg: LOCAL 80 Gb ====> server1: first 30 Gb ...
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Split Outlook PST files

I have large pst files which I need to split into smaller pst files. Is this something that can be done? Where the split pst files remain usable in outlook.
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Split numbers using stream editor (sed)

I want to insert periods as thousands separators using sed. How can I do that? Sample imput/output: 29371923471239 -> 29.371.923.471.239
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Making the active window in vim more obvious

My workspace is normally one very big xterm with vim, split into six or more buffers. It would be really helpful if it were more obvious which one was the active buffer. Right now I'm using the ...
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How to split big flac file int tracks and fill the id3 tag?

I have a music album, but whole album is in single flac file and tracks are listed in cue file. So I'd like to split it into tracks, but also fill the id3 tags and name files by track name.
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Create multiple zip files that are not dependent on each other?

I want to compress a folder into multiple zip files of 50MB each but don't want them to be dependent on each other. When I use Winzip and use the split feature it creates one zip file and the others ...
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Can I split up PDFs based on text in specific areas?

I work for a University in the admissions office and we get large PDFs of every document that an applicant uploads to us. I need to split these PDFs into separate documents. Each of the separate ...
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How can I print text as a large picture (poster) using only A3 pages?

I need to print a selection of text so that it is possible to read it from across a room. I thought the best thing would be to print it like a poster, but the largest our printer can print is size A3. ...
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Parallelizing rsync

I just moved and discovered after some trial and error that somewhere between my home and my remote server, there is some throttling going on...but the throttling is not very intelligent. It only ...
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Any tool for automatically splitting a multi-page Visio file into multiple single-page Visio files?

I have a Visio file which has tons of pages (or tabs) in it, each having a different separate model. I need to make multiple Visio files out of this one file, such that each generated Visio file only ...
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Split wav file by silence gap

I have a bunch human reading simple sentence (hello world) as a wav file, How can I break the wav file for 2 wav files each contains word (hello and world) by automatically recognizing the gap between ...
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Split PDF document from command line in Linux?

I would like to extract page ranges from a PDF document into a new PDF document using the command line in Linux. Note that: Pdftk - The PDF Toolkit fails for me with: $ pdftk input.pdf cat 1 ...
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Using the Linux split command to create N Files

I need to split files into guaranteed number of buckets. The size do not have to be equal. Here is my logic count = wc -l filename split_count = (count)/4 split -l split_count filename core_ ...
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How do I split a .zip file into multiple segments?

I have all the command line utils installed, and need to split an existing .zip (or) new file(s) into (50MB) .zip segments in Terminal. i.e. Folder X = 900MB > Create self extracting .zip archive > ...
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split a large excel into smaller files but include the header in all files

I have a macro that I use to break large excel spreadsheets into smaller files. It works perfectly, except, it only uses the header row in the first file created and this header row (row 1) needs to ...
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How to split a video file into smaller chunks in Linux? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tool like Media File Segmenter for Linux I know that one can use ffmpeg to extract a smallfile.avi from a largfile.avi. But What I am looking for is an tool/command to ...
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How to split audio into multiple channels from optical S/PDIF or 1/8"?

I have a motherboard which has an optical S/PDIF output or 1/8". I'd like to "split" that signal into the appropriate channels so that I can then connect that to the wires behind my car's headunit ...
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How can I split a large SQL file into smaller chunks? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to split large file on Windows? I have a 100MB SQL file which my host won't let me upload all at once (2MB per upload). The database is on a different server so I ...
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How to make a split archive for DVD storage where single files are extracted from the set without needing all the DVD's

I'm getting ready to 7z/rar/whatever 1125 files (About 300GB) into a split archive with each piece being 4,700,372,992 bytes. The idea is that I can put each split onto a DVD+R that will fill the DVD ...
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How do I use Split in the Mac OS X Terminal to split files directly to another directory?

How do I use the OS X Terminal command split to split a file into several pieces, and store them in a different folder, on a different drive? The reason is that I need to move files to a FAT32 ...
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concatenate cmd line starting from some parameter

If I get a cmd line like: myscript param1 param2 param3 param4 param5 param6 ... (so on) How can I save a string consisting of parameters starting from some specific one? The $@ gives me the whole ...
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How do I allocate/split folders optimally to fit on the minimum number of DVDs?

I need a wayto automatically allocate/split selected folders so that each class of folders take the closest value to 4.7 GB (a single layer DVD-R or DVD+R). While doing this, files must remain intact ...
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Split a large .gz file and gzip each of split file?

I have a large text.gz file (2GB) and I want to split it by line. I tried to use: zcat text.gz | split -l1000000 However this generated a huge file (around 92GB before I terminated it) and put too ...
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PDF: automatically remove pages 2+4 and then glue back together?

I have a bunch of PDFs and for each of them, I would like to remove pages 2 and 4, then glue the PDF back together. Is there a clever way to do this using a command-line utility?
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split files on windows compatible with linux cat

I need to split up a large file on windows so I can upload it in parts to a linux machine. I'm looking to do the opposite to this hopefully with some native utilities to keep it simple. I understand ...
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Can I tell 'split' to not split lines?

I have a large text file, that I need to split into a series of smaller (under 1MB) files. It seems that split is what I want here. However, if I try the following (using 900k as the limit to give ...
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How to split HDMI video and audio?

I have a single HDMI output cable (from my graphics card, ATI 5750) carrying both HD video & audio. I connect the cable to the monitor for HD video, but I want to split the HD audio from the HDMI ...
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How do I split 30 GB Outlook 2003 .PST file?

I have 400 GB of files that I need to split and burn on DVDs for HR, but I have few PSTs that are 20+ GB. How can I split these huge PST files?
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Looking for a piece of free software that will split a wav file into multiple pieces at the silences [closed]

I'm ripping my old LPs to wav files and want something to break the big album sized wav file into a wav file per track. I almost got up the inspiration to learn the wav file format and write my own ...
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split httpd in smaller files

Hi I need to extract each VirtualHosts from my httpd.conf to separate files for easier management. Original httpd.conf . .. <VirtualHost *:XXXX> SuexecUserGroup user1 groupX ... ...
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How to split a tar file into smaller parts at file boundaries?

I have a tar file that I want to split into multiple smaller tar files. This would be easy with split, but I want the splitted files to be fully usable tar files themselves, which split can't do as it ...
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Split an[d] archive large backup file in constant working space

I'm currently attempting to use tar and split to get DVD-sized archives of my Time Machine backup database. It's going to work this time, as I have a partition on my external drive large enough to ...
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How to split binary file based on pattern?

I would like to split a binary file into smaller files based on pattern 'xÚ' (it's 78 DA in hexadecimal), so when there's an 'xÚ' in the file the splitter script splits and pastes the content into a ...
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How can I split a large ISO file?

I have a 6 GB .ISO file (a PC game) that I would like to split into two 3 GB files so that it would fit into 2 DVDs. How can I do this? Is there some application or command that can do the job? And ...
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how to recover data splitted by split command

I've got a few files that were split using the split command. Which command can combine them into one file again?
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PDF Converter wanted: Convert 8.5*11 PDF images into 600*800px PDF images for the Nook

I have PDF files that are maritime charts, For example this one from the Delaware Bay http://ocsdata.ncd.noaa.gov/BookletChart/12304_BookletChart_HomeEd.pdf There is a lot of detailed information in ...
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Split screen with custom ratio

I have Win 7 and a 23" full hd screen. I really enjoy the split screen functionality but 50/50 isn't always what I need. Sometimes 70/30 or whatever is more appropriate. So I looked for a software ...
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Video Splitter for MPG

I need a good video splitter, for .avi and .mpg. I already know about Easy Video Splitter, but it doesn't work with .mpg. OS is Win 7.
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How can I split the 5.1 audio channels from an AC3 file into individuals streams (preferably on a Mac)?

I have a file that I've pulled from a DVD that is apparently in AC3 5.1 format. The extension is .AC3 and it opens an plays in QuickTime, VLC etc. What I want is each individual channel in a separate ...
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Can you use multiple displays with out an extra video card?

Is it at all possible to use multiple displays with only a built in VGA output and no DVI output available?