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May
16
suggested approved edit on How to automatically find non-searchable PDFs
May
16
revised How can I recursively identify non-searchable PDFs and copy them to a folder?
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May
16
revised How can I recursively identify non-searchable PDFs and copy them to a folder?
script will now check for correct number of arguments
May
16
suggested approved edit on How can I recursively identify non-searchable PDFs and copy them to a folder?
May
16
answered How can I recursively identify non-searchable PDFs and copy them to a folder?
Apr
26
comment Spotlight search with context?
Glad I could help! I posted an answer based on my comment.
Apr
26
answered Spotlight search with context?
Apr
25
comment Spotlight search with context?
I am not familiar with OS X but on Linux I use pdfgrep and Recoll. Both apps seem to be on macports.
Mar
7
revised Adobe Acrobat: How to batch to combine multiple pdf files?
formatting
Mar
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suggested approved edit on Adobe Acrobat: How to batch to combine multiple pdf files?
Dec
28
comment Annotating PDFs using Wacom tablet on Linux
Xournal, maybe? It does add the annotations as an additional layer to the PDF, though (no "proper" PDF annotations as specified in the format).
Dec
21
comment Is there a way to remove the superfluous line breaks in an Open Office document?
Try pasting the copied text as unformatted text (Should be Ctrl+Alt+V or Ctrl+Shift+V; I am using LO so I can't say for sure).
Dec
11
comment Exporting high quality PNG from LibreOffice Draw
As for (2), please take a look at this Q&A
Oct
16
comment How can I mass cut PDFs to the correct smaller dimensions?
Briss is a fantastic piece of software but I agree with @Rik. You should expand on your answer.
Sep
24
comment Screen scraper for Ubuntu?
Please see here for a screenshot OCR solution on Ubuntu/Linux.
Sep
24
answered Why do inserted photos not stay where I put them in Openoffice Writer 4.0?
Sep
24
comment Where are OpenOffice writer custom styles saved?
Or rather create a new template based on the document and use it for future docs.
Sep
8
comment How to batch unlock multiple PDFs which have same known password?
On Linux you can use qpdf for the task. See here for a batch decryption script which can be easily integrated into the context menu of file managers like Nautilus.
Sep
3
comment Printed page information and metadata within PDF file
Please see this Q&A for more information. The answer is valid both for manual bookmarks and automatical ones (e.g. last page viewed).
Sep
1
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