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How to draw such a picture(in ascii character, -+>)? [duplicate]

Is it drawn by emacs? +----+ seems like lines of table generated by emacs.
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Link a picture to a Word vector picture

I need to create a Word document with two or more same pictures. I need the Copies be updated once the Master is updated. I know the solution: Bookmark the Master Add the bookmark cross-reference (...
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Disable line correction in LibraOffice Draw's FreeForm line

I am using LibreOffice Draw's FreeForm line in order to achieve pencil-like drawing abilities in LibreOffice draw. I tried it and the main problem with it is that it doesn't draw exactly what I draw ...
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Why MyPaint gets freezed when I try to switch brush?

MyPaint gets freezed when I try to switch brush. I have tried both the distributions debian 11, and fedora 35, not ubuntu, but debian is similar. Version 1 used to work. Any ideas? (mypaint:12604): ...
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How to make visio image clear even when you drag a corner to resize it small?

How do you draw clear shapes in Visio? I think it's related to resolution somehow. I tried to increases line with to 3-5 but still doesn't look good. I also tried to reduce the distance between lines ...
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Drawio-desktop disable autosave?

Is there a way to disable autosave in the configuration? similar to other configuration parameters from the Menu, Extras > Configuration... ? I tried following but didn't worked out: { "...
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How to draw rectangle in ZX plane in SolveSpace?

I want to draw (for example, a rectanle) in a plane, different than XY in SolveSpace. I selected ZX but it doesn't want to draw How to force it to work?
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How do you draw freehand (like a pencil tool) in LibreOffice Writer?

How do you draw freehand in LibreOffice Writer? Is there a "pencil tool"? I have a Wacom tablet and I want to use it there.
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How to make a tablet react only to stylus and not hand touch?

I'm trying to learn to draw using tablet and stylus, but I have a problem - when I put my hand on the tablet, it registers it as a touch and makes a curve. It's not very convenient to draw with my ...
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Krita on two monitors

My problem is related to the fact that i have two the same (1920x1080) monitors connected and want to work on a single monitor with krita. So the fact is that the whole area of my tablet is mapped to ...
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Hide scrollbar in Libre-Office Draw

I know for sure, you can hide the scrollbars in Calc and Writer. Is this also possible in Draw? I am running: windows 10 draw Version: 6.4.4.2 (x64)
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Why can you draw with windows on Windows XP?

I don't really know if this is the right place to ask this, but why can you sometimes draw with windows on Windows XP, and what causes it? You know when your machine lags, and all of a sudden, when ...
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How to draw a line-shape with a single broken point in MS Powerpoint?

Following is the shape that I am trying to achieve in Microsoft Office Powerpoint. Now, I can draw it using two separate shapes. Problem is: whenever I have to adjust the line I need to change both ...
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Can the iPad Pro be used as input to a Linux computer?

I have a Linux desktop that I often use for online conferencing. In conferences I need to field questions, often aided by drawing diagrams. Up to now I've been doing this with a Wacom writing pad, ...
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Word hand-drawn boxes

I created a number of text boxes using the "hand-drawn" outline option such as in this screenshot: Now I can't find the "hand-drawn" outline option anywhere. Existing text boxes still work fine, but ...
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Why do some Microsoft Office drawing objects in PowerPoint print in different grayscale modes?

In PowerPoint 2016*, you can copy groups of Visio objects directly into a presentation, then edit them by right-clicking them and selecting "Edit Picture". A dialog will appear warning that the object ...
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Drawing tablet pen still drawing when just hovering

I have a Monoprice 10 x 6.25-inch drawing tablet, and here recently, there's been a huge issue. If I simply hover my pen over the screen of the tablet, the pen will respond as if I'm pressing down on ...
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Wacom Intuos Pro pen writes while hovering

If I start drawing/writing then the pen often keeps writing while being lifted off and moved to the next position where I actually want it to draw. This makes the tablet completely unusable. It's ...
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How to change drawing tablet to not map to screen?

I recently bought a drawing tablet intending to use the handwriting recognition feature of windows. however I stumbled across several problems. First, I would like the drawing tablet to function ...
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Using tablet as a computer draw pad

I want to be able to take, say my iPad mini, and be able to use it to draw on my computer. I don't care about graphics and all that fancy stuff, I just want the tablet to basically be a really fancy ...
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How do you draw freehand (like a pencil tool) in LibreOffice Draw?

How do you draw freehand in LibreOffice Draw? Is there a "pencil tool"? I can see on the left that there's a button to change the "Line Color" and it looks like a pencil, but clicking this doesn't ...
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How to draw boxes and tables in plain text

In many plain text documents, box drawing characters are used to draw these boxes in figures and tables. Such examples (from RFC 5766) are shown below. Is there a better way to draw this (for instance,...
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Resize Visio drawing to fit paper size and print on one page

My Visio 2016 flowchart no longer fits the background page and is not resizing to first on one page even though my page setup settings are to fit 1x1 page. How can I reset this? Visio Flowchart ...
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Why can't I draw horizontal/vertical lines in Word 2016?

I am trying to draw a simple diagram consisting of a few boxes with some texts inside and some arrows connecting them... I recall this being trivial in earlier versions of Word. But now I have Word ...
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LibreCad drawing always fills page in print preview

I'm very new, about one day, into LibreCad, trying to make a simple drawing with two hexagrams with circles at their vertices. I started experimentally by drawing a tiny circle, whose radius I don't ...
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How do I make object vertices snap to each other in InkScape?

Take the following image as an example: I made it by first drawing one hexagram, then copying it, and moving it until the two centre vertices on the top and bottom horizontal looked to be in the same ...
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Wacom Bamboo fun pen draws while hovering

My Wacom Bamboo fun pen is drawing while hovering over the tablet. I've tried reinstalling it and installing the drivers on a different computer but this doesn't fix the problem. Another questioner ...
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How to make the page fits in A3 or A4 for printing in libreoffice/openoffice draw

I've a problem to print a file LibreOffice draw, the draw doesn't fit in the page printed. When created the draw, I adjusted the size so that format of the page is not A4 or A3. Anyone has any Idea ...
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Huion h610 Pen Hovering And Still Drawing?

I've had my Huion h610 for almost a year now and it was working perfectly up until today. I don't know why it started to act up. I was just finishing up some line work and all of a sudden it starting ...
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Drawing canvas size in Word 2010

I frequently use the drawing canvas to insert and group figures and text. However, the page size and its margins, size of inserted figures, and figure position change according to type of manual I ...
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How to draw such (e.g. 5 by 5) a grid with thick boarders efficiently in Word 2016?

In Word (or Excel or Visio or any other similar), how to quickly draw such grid? For example, for each 5 by 5 squares, the boarder are thicker. Thanks.
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Photoshop, how to draw a double line

I want to draw two lines next to each other (or one black line with white in the center) This line will be very curvy and wind around on the page. Does anyone know if this is possible in Photoshop? I'...
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How do I export large Visio 2010 drawing to PDF? Only part of the drawing is being exported

I have a relatively big drawing. When trying to save it as a PDF, I am only getting part of the total drawing. How do I get the whole drawing to export?
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Draw multiple arrows

There used to be a feature in the drawing tools of Microsoft Office that you double click a drawing tool (such as arrow) and that meant you'd draw that and your next click would draw the same of that ...
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Drawing a chart on Excel [closed]

Is it possible to have a chart with left x axis top Y axis all on same chart? I tried switch the value of X and Y but it does not change the location of and y axises.
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Can I use Autodesk Sketchbook for free?

There are 2 options on the main page: 'download free' and 'go pro'. Further there is such phrase: 'Download SketchBook and log in to activate your Free 15 Day Trial of Pro membership.' It's confusing. ...
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Simple animation program?

I am very good with Inkscape, the open source SVG drawing tool. I am looking for something similar in terms of animation - I'd like to do simple things like animate a circle growing, a ball falling, a ...
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Import Libre Office Writer Document in Draw?

Is it possible to import a LibreOffice Writer Document with tables and pictures without layout modifications in LibreOffice Draw? It seems I can't insert the whole file at once. When trying to copy ...
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Software to draw figures in the display [closed]

I just want to ask if someone knows some software to draw in real time shapes on screen, like a rectangle. This is very util for me for example when Copying stuff, or adapting stuff from a place that ...
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Can I use my Surface 3 as an external drawing tablet?

I have a Microsoft Surface 3 (not pro) with the Surface Pen stylus. I am wondering if I can use my Surface as an external drawing tablet (input device) for my desktop computer (running win 8.1 pro). ...
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Mouse pointer disappears when using drawing tablet on Windows 8

I have an Aiptek drawing tablet which worked perfectly on Win7 but has a problem on Win8. The problem is that the mouse pointer disappears when I am using the tablet. On Win7, I could hover the stylus ...
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Is there any way to change coordinate mode of any Huion graphic tablets on a windows computer?

Changing the coordinate mode from absolute positioning to relative is quite common in all graphic tablets. And even my huion h610 pro had this option on a mac. But I moved to windows and it doesn't ...
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Export Krita Layers to Single Images

When I have multiple layers in Krita, how can I export each layer as an individual image?
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How can I draw a specific 2D maze?

I have a map of a 2D maze that I sketched on paper from a real maze, and I want to recreate the maze on my computer in a nice and neat "white passable blocks with impassible black wall between blocks" ...
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Add anchored shapes in the margin area in Word

I need to rewrite a resume in PDF to Word. The section headers are marked with additional rectangles in the margin area, like this: How would I do that in MS Word, in the .docx format? I found some ...
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How to create Smart Art in LibreOffice Writer

How do I create flow charts in LibreOffice writer? I know how to do it in Draw but I'd like to do it in Writer as well. (I'm looking for functionality close to Word's Smart Art feature) Here's an ...
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Big device for drawing and writting on it? [closed]

I'm searching for some big device (22 inch) on which can draw, write and load some presentation file. Want to replace pan and paper with some modern device. Let's say that want to make instruction of ...
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Word 2013 PDF - The export failed due to an unexpected error

Like this post for Word 2007, we can't save our Word 2013 document to PDF and simply receive a generic error: Is there any way to troubleshoot this error? Playing around with the conversion options ...
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How to plot scientific diagrams? [closed]

I'm looking for a way for drawing scientific graphs, mostly vectors, coordinate systems and diagrams, for example like this one: diagram I'm not looking for data visualization software, I need ...
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Is there a program to move the mouse according to an svg?

Basically, I want a program that will look at an svg, then 'act' it out on a set canvas. For drawing.
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