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How do I adjust transparency of watermark in Microsoft Word 2010?

I added a watermark to my page from Page Layout > Watermark > Custom Watermark... > Picture Watermark However, the resulting watermark was dim and fainted like it is transparent. I want it to ...
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ffmpeg overlay rotated images onto a video, how to transparent the output area not covered by the rotated image?

I am using ffmpeg to overlay a picture on a movie. The requirement is to rotate the picture through an arbitrary angle. Using filter_complex, I can overlay the rotated picture now. However, the output ...
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Windows 8.1 transparency?

So I have two computers. Both of which are running Windows 8.1 (Version 6.3 Build 9600). The only real differences in the systems are that one is Pro, and the other is.. I'm not sure. It simply says ...
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Transparent texture rendered as black

I'm trying to render a scene with transparent png. The scene is actually imported from a .obj file (with another .mtl file), which should technically applies the transparency for me. ^ It does ...
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mixing transparent FLV video and background-image with FFMPEG

I'm having a hard time mixing a background png with a transparent flv. I scale and crop an flv video with filter_complex, and then i want to overlay it on a background png. When I put the png in the ...
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Transparency in Sublime Text 3

I've read around that transparency might be possible in Sublime Text 3. However, I couldn't find anything in the changelogs or release notes. Was the feature implemented?
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PNG alpha rendered as black in Blender

I'm a Blender novice, so this is probably easy to fix. When I use a transparent PNG as a texture in Blender, the parts that should be transparent are rendered as black. This is especially confusing ...
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inkscape transparency when exporting pdf?

How do I need to change the transparent objects in an inkscape file to be able to export them correctly to pdf? So far it seems the defaults render the transparent objects either invisible or opaque.
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Changing Default for MS Paint orientation, transparency?

I use MS Paint on my Windows 7 Professional, 64-bit machine. For years I have wished I could change the default settings on two things: 1- I almost always use the portrait orientation, but the ...
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urxvt vim transparent colorscheme

I have urxvt running in real transparency mode using xcompmgr. Everything looks great but I would like my vim colorscheme to respect the transparency setting. Is this possible?
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Why are there no video formats that support transparency?

Why are there no [widely supported] video formats that support transparency? For example, the PNG image format supports transparency, allowing for some interesting effects in websites and documents. ...
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transparenting selection

How can I make selection transparent as value of selection by quick mask? I mean I made quick mask, made selection and now want these selected parts to be as transparent as much selected are.
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PNGs with Black Backgrounds

Why is it that when I copy/paste PNG files with a transparent background into photoshop that they show up with a black background, whereas if I save them, then open they're transparent? I find it ...
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Transfer transparency from one image to another using imagemagick

I am trying to take the alpha channel from one image and apply it to another. In this particular case I want to "fix" the corners on the pink one. I want to use the alpha channel from the black one. ...
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Converting AVI file to an animated gif with transparent background

I have some AVI files that I want to convert to animated gifs with transparent backgrounds to place on a .net Windows form. I am able to convert from AVI to animated gifs but for some reason the ...
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How to create eps with transparent background?

I like to create an .eps file with a transparent background. I tried Gimp and InkScape but it looks like I haven't been successful. Is the a special trick for this or is my software just not capable ...
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Why does transparency disable subpixel rendering in Adobe Reader?

I normally prefer Adobe Reader (still v9 on Linux) to all other PDF viewers because I think it has the best rendering quality, even though others have caught up lately. This rendering quality appears ...
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PDF/X-1a:2001 file doesn't print PSD's/TIF's with alpha channel

I'm outputting a print ready PDF using InDesign's PDF/X-1a:2001 preset. Photoshop images & TIF's with transparency that are placed on coloured boxes aren't printing. It's as if someone has ...
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“ubuntu terminal”-like console for windows?

I have to work in vista for a while and I am searching for a console that will look much like ubuntu terminal. I want to be able to make the background transparent, change the font color, use keyboard ...
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Guake transparency not working

I would like to recover transparency on Guake on my workstation (CentOs 6.4, linux 2.6.32-358.23.2.el6.x86_64) I use it for a long time on Suse or Ubuntu, I already know how to adjust transparency. ...
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transparent gradients with graphicsmagick

I'm trying to create a gradient that goes from transparent to some color. With imageMagick you can do that with (taken from the documentation): convert -size 100x100 gradient:none-firebrick ...
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creating an alpha channel for a jpeg image in paint.net

i'm using paint.net until I can afford photoshop elements. I notice that you can change the opacity slider in the layers menu opening 'properties', then it shows an image with the transparency ...
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What to break in KDE to disable transparency?

In KDE 4.9 one can disable the transparency of most items, but not of the Plasma Panel. However, that thing annoys me to all extent. I cannot have applications full-screened then Alt-Tab to another ...
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Aero Glass/Transparent window borders in Windows 8?

While I'm really liking Windows 8, I do miss having the semi-transparent borders round my windows, like with Aero Glass in Windows 7. I note that the taskbar in Windows 8 is semi-transparent... Is ...
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Generate FLV video with alpha channel using open source tools

I have a sequence of PNG-images with transparency which I want to convert to an FLV video with transparency. So far I have been using ffmpeg to create FLVs (vp6a), but it doesn't seem to support ...
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Make one side of image fade to transparent with GIMP?

For use in some of my presentation slides, I hope to edit some of my images with The GIMP so that one (or more) side(s) will fade into transparency. How do I do this in GIMP?
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Transparent area of the layers without deleting pixels?

I have four layers on an image and want to create a fifth one (on top) which will be a small circle on the left top angle. Is it possible to make all the four layers transparent only and just in the ...
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ConEmu Transparent Background?

There's a transparency option but that makes the whole window transparent. Is there a way to get the background to be transparent and not the borders nor text?
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Ubuntu 12.04 flash player graphical glitches when minimized

I have a bit of an issue where when I am playing a flash video in a minimized window the video will bleed through completely black pixels, especially in conjunction with transparency. My flash is ...
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powerpoint transparent prints black

In Powerpoint, I have a White box with a transparent outline. This does not appear on the document, and this is deliberate, I only use the reference points for connecting lines. However, when I ...
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How flatten transparency without rasterization?

I have a simple illustration in CorelDraw with overlapping simi-transparent curves with uniform fillings, and I need to export it to EPS while maintaining everything in vector form. It is perfectly ...
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ffmpeg: How to place multiple overlays and fade out the topmost properly

I'm trying to place several overlays on top of each other and fade out the topmost after some frames. Therefore I'm using 2 .png files which should be placed on the final video in the following order: ...
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Conky transparency isn't working in Mint 14

I've setup conky on my laptop installation of linux mint 14 (cinnamon), conky works except for the font transparency. I'm using: xftalpha 0.5 in .conkyrc. But whichever value I use, the ...
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How can I make alternate pixels transparent in a .png file?

I have a .png file I would like to display on Google Maps as a semi-transparent overlay. In order to do this, I would like to make approximately every other pixel in the .png file transparent. (The ...
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Make openbox window border transparent

Is there any way to make the windows border/system chrome of a window transparent in openbox?
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How to make an image semi-transparent in Adobe Flash Professional?

I'm trying to animate a transition from one image to another in Adobe Flash Professional CS3. To do so, I want to put images one above another and animate transparency over time. But where do I find ...
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How can I make taskbar and title bar un-transparent when maximize a window in Windows 7?

This way, I can be more concentrated on the window, not be disturbed by those transparency stuff in taskbar and title bar. Yes I know I can disable window transparency but this is not what I want. In ...
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Turn off transparency for Windows 7 taskbar only

I don't like the semi-transparent nature of the Windows 7 taskbar. When a white window slides down there it makes the icons and, more importantly, the Workrave (http://www.workrave.org/) toolbar, ...
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How to make manipulating all-white objects without a background easier in Inkscape?

I'm sure it's a common frustration but I couldn't find an answer. I'm making white icons in Inkscape (with a transparent background) and I couldn't find a way to set up my document so that the ...
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GIMP: change the exact color on the image - OK, but transparency disappears

There is no problem for me now to change color for pixels of the same color: I click on "Select by Color Tool"(Ctrl+O). The pixels of the same color are selected now. Then I press Ctrl+,. The selected ...
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Set window transparency in terminal in Mint

I use urxvt on Mint 13 Cinnamon and I'd like it to be partially transparent. I'm not sure how to do this, but I also like it maximized and undecorated, for which I use devilspie. Devil's pie allows ...
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Transparency option gone from Windows 8 [closed]

I ran an app which disabled transparency in Windows 8 then crashed out leaving my UI without trapsnarency on windows (but still transparent on the taskbar). I tried restarting to resolve the issue ...
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How to lighten a watermark image (picture) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I adjust transparency of watermark in Microsoft Word 2010? Once a picture has been inserted as a watermark in a Word 2010 document, the instruction given on this ...
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Is there a way to manually set transparency color of a .PNG and .GIF file?

That I know of, Microsoft Paint does not have the ability set transparencies for pictures that can support it. There's always Gimp for worktstations that can and ARE PERMISABLE to install. Two ...
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Paste transparency from Photoshop into Flash

I am working with a PSD that has layers. Each layer has a transparent background as well as the base layer. I was curious if it is possible to copy a layer and paste into Flash preserving the ...
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Photoshop CS5 scale transparency grid

In all other versions of PS I have used the grey and white transparency grid that shows through transparent images has remained at the same scale when zooming in and out. The problem I am having is ...
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Transparent background in editor but solid text

Is there a way to make the background to an editor e.g. gedit transparent without affecting text's transparency? Is there any other program that supports this?
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Gvim with Ubuntu 10.10 transparency

Looking to see if its possible or otherwise. I also have transparency=15 Error detected while processing /home/user/.gvimrc: line 25: E518: Unknown option: transparency=15 So far have gotten ...
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Continuous Sync

I'm looking for a open source software to synchronize two folders in a Private Network (or a VPN) in a continuous/transparent way. Like DropBox, for exemple, but without the server aspects. I found ...
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Photoshop brush opacity is 50% despite being set to 100%

Whenever I try to make a brush stroke in Photoshop it comes out 50% transparent, even though: The brush opacity is set to 100% The layer is set to 100% The mode is normal. I've reset the brush ...