Questions tagged [editing]

Editing is the process of selecting and preparing written, visual, audible and film media used to convey information. The editing process can involve correction, condensation, organization, and other modifications performed with an intention of producing a correct, consistent, accurate and complete work.

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Can ffmpeg concat and drawtext at the same time using input from a file? [duplicate]

Sorry guys, I am new to this site and new to ffmpeg. I am a using ffmpeg to concat videos by taking input from a file as shown below. mistakes.txt file VID_20191031_030050.mp4 inpoint 2222 outpoint ...
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Multiple cursors in Microsoft Word

A really useful feature in TextMate is multiple cursors, as described in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jqc5EdZmpmQ Are multiple cursors possible in Microsoft Word?
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Premiere Pro reactive audio wave form?

I have been checking out premiere pro and am baffled to see that there is no reactive audio waveform as shown in the image below. The audio waveform in the timeline in premier stays the same even if ...
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How to add different audio on single video to make 100s of unique versions?

I have a video where I say "Hi Name". I want to switch out the "Name" for recordings of many people's names that I record myself saying. How can I merge hundreds of recordings to one single video, to ...
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Can't merge mp3 and mp4 file using ffmpeg

I have tried many solutions but none of them work. When I input this command (video name replaced): ffmpeg -i video.mp4 -i audio.mp3 -c:v copy -c:a copy output.mp4 I just get a video file without ...
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QGIS 3 - Editing Issues

My nodes in editing keep disappearing when I hover over them and wont let me edit anything. If you over over the center of the polygon, you can see the nodes, but not edit any of them. You can move ...
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I took pictures of documents on my iPhone and I want upload them onto my Mac and then what do I need to do next if I need edit the documents?

I have taken pictures of the documents I need and I have them saved on my iPhone. I want to somehow take the picture of the document and either upload or convert it so I can edit the document and then ...
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ffmpeg, crop, select, then uncrop for the output

I would like to use ffmpeg to: Crop image Detect scene change on the cropped image Output the whole scene (uncropped image.) I know how to do 1. and 2. but not 3. Here is my command line: ffmpeg....
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Replacing middle & last names in many Word documents

I have about 200 letters I need to be sending out through email to people, and right now the header is set up like this: Dear FirstName MiddleName LastName, But my boss would like it to just be set ...
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clear (the text) and edit all .json files in a folder

I have a folder with a lot of .json file. I would like to replace the contents of these files by something in particular. I can erase all the text of all json files: FOR /R C:\YourFolder %%f IN (*....
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Changed one character in PDF, it reformatted entire text box [closed]

I made a PDF from a Word doc, added page headers (all different throughout a 200 page doc), but then discovered an error and had to remove only one 'dash' from one line on one page. When I did that, ...
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When a PC edits a file, does it delete the original file?

If code.txt (or whatever file) is edited and saved I have two ideas of how a PC would handle the process: The PC deletes code.txt completely and makes a new code.txt (edited version) from scratch. ...
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Comment xml segment using shell script / command

I am trying to do a shell script with 2 parameters. xmlcomment -c cholo or xmlcomment -u cholo Given the following xml file, <?xml version="1.0"?> <guyList> <guy> <name&...
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Find and replace text via batch file

I have seen this question asked but never with a suitable answer for what I need I work doing remote tech support on computer systems and one of the things I frequently need to do is open ini files ...
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Notapad++ column editing: how to deselect a clicked location?

1- There is an option in NP++ to hold Ctrl while clicking in multiple locations in the text file, so the cursor stays there for multi-editing. I want to know how to de-select a clicked location? I ...
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How to edit InstallShield .cab without triggering error -5005 : 0x8007000d

How to edit InstallShield .cab without triggering error -5005 : 0x8007000d? Did i miss a step? user_Setup.exe File version: 9.1.0.429 Issue: Need to remove an exe inside InstallShield.exe, ...
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Windows 10 cannot change file associations [duplicate]

I recently bought a new Windows 10 computer. Installation of my apps without a hitch. I would like to the default file associations. For example I would like .GIF to open with Adobe Fireworks and ....
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How do I force automatic subtitles on a youtube video to play on youtube.com? [closed]

How do I force automatic subtitles on a youtube video to play on youtube.com? Not embedded. Can you give me a full line of URL to show me what code I need to add. My youtube video is in English, my ...
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Excel Workbook - ownership request prompt to the editing user

I have a workbook file that is used by 1 team with a few people; but soon it will be disparate teams (2 teams; 8 people) accessing the file on our corporate share... This could grow to more teams and ...
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Allow in-cell editing in compact layout

I've added a custom field to my Outlook reading pane. I can edit that field in single-line layout, but when I switch to compact layout it removes the option of in-cell editing. How do I enable in-...
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Saving SSH key in home instead of root

When I try to create an SSH key using sudo ssh-keygen -t rsa I get the request: Enter file in which to save the key (/root/.ssh/id_rsa): However, I would like the file to be saved in /home/user2/....
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Makes an blank 3s image section in ffmpeg

I have a video. And I want to make the image blank (black screen) 3s every 1 minute, sounds like the original video as I described in the following image. So please help me code ffmpeg. I use Google ...
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pdfjam pdfnup nup join line

I'm using pdfjam to imposition pages back together for artwork print. All works fine; however I'm getting a 1 pixel join line between the joined pages. For example a simple 100x200 2 pager black: ...
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How to place text selection cursor at the beginning of the text field by default when renaming files on Windows 10?

I am quite struggling with naming files when I am either saving or renaming them because, initially, the text field is always entirely selected from start to end, so I am virtually forced to either ...
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How to remove all text before and after semi-colon characters

In notepad++ is there a way to remove all characters from the first semi-colon to the left, then all characters from the second semi-colon to the right? (including the 2 semi-colons mentioned). ...
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How can I scroll using the scroll wheel while editing a formula in Excel?

Apparently it's not possible to scroll (with the mouse wheel) while editing a formula. I'm using Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 (Version 1802). My Research has revealed, that this was a ...
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How to store every file change indefinitely?

How can I automatically save the entire change history of the files on my computer indefinitely? Dropbox stores file version history only intermittently and only for the past 30 days. The solution I ...
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windows need help for Large text file editing for remove duplicates - combine txt work on 50GB+

i have windows 2012 32GB RAM I7 CPU Prossesor 1TB SSHD i have .txt files of wordlists in lines the txt files start from 2GB to 50GB what kind of tools or program can work in that large size/lines to ...
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How to split lines in notepad++?

I have lines that are joined together and I want to split them. Example of lines before: :user1:example1@hotmail.com:4082e6739d188208d2450d1e03696b40:OdoA>D9e9VIOnP8^}M[e*FA)3!:Frankosh:test_93@...
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how to merge large txt files of 10GB+ into 1 txt file and remove duplicates lines from this 1 txt file fastest way? [duplicate]

simple my question is different because i need to merge the files into one too then remove the duplicates lines from the that file which will be over 50GB txt i have large .txt from 10GB+ files i ...
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Make PDF Editable

Is there any way to make a PDF file editable? I want to be able to type in the information manually. I've been working on making a template in Word to try to accomplish the same type of result, but ...
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How can I cut out part of a PDF document

I have a single page PDF document and I need to cut out a 2cm high part of it from the middle (which will then make the page a little shorter). How can I specify which vertical part of a pdf I would ...
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How can I remove all lines not containing email:password in notepad++ or Emeditor

Full Example File Containing: test@live.com:testing1 Yse@rur:userto astr@oSt@yahoo.fr:str@st5es @username1:password2 user2:@pass3 name@yahoo.com:1password my@example user@gmail.com:password !@#$%^ ...
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How To Remove Lines Containing Any Hash Type in Notepad++

Full example file containing: user:passowrd user:199d8ddda49f7505c8d896c8d2e81011 user:c7c08cc091bbe531449f62dd76e2e7c86e1dfa01 user:8e38fe8363321acd83deb0fc65ea00f9 user:...
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How To Remove Lines Containing Double Email in Notepad++

Full example file containing: clean000@yahoo.com:password0 example1@yahoo.com:example1@yahoo.com example1@yahoo.com:user1@hotmail.com clean111@yahoo.com:password1 example2@live.fr:user2@email.ru ...
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How To Remove Lines Containing Any Accents letters-characters in notepad++ or Emeditor

Full example file containing: ÁáÀàÂâǍǎĂăÃãẢảẠạÄäÅåĀāĄąẤấẦầẪẫẨẩẬậẮắẰằẴẵẲẳẶặǺǻ ĆćĈĉČčĊċÇçĎďĐđÐÉéÈèÊêĚěĔĕẼẽẺẻĖėËëĒēĘęẾếỀềỄễỂểẸ ẹỆệĞğĜĝĠġĢģĤĥĦħÍíÌìĬĭÎîǏǐÏïĨĩĮįĪīỈỉỊịĴĵĶķĹ弾Ļ ...
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notepad++ How to swap two if and then statements

So i have some code to reform (1000 lines) and i want to go from this if $one=0 and $two=32 then $dist=1 if $one=0 and $two=15 then $dist=2 if $one=0 and $two=19 then $dist=3 to this if $one=0 and $...
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How to select ALL DELETED (or ALL ADDED) text (track change) in MS Word 2016

it is a variation of question MS Word: How do I format all change tracked text at once? I am finding difficulty in working with the colors given in MS Word (I am at 2016) for track change. The ...
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Excel 2016 - locked for editing features vanished?

I'm not sure when it started but our workers cannot see the menu below now. "oo.xlsx is locked for editing by 'another user'. Open "Read-Only" or click "Notify" to open read-only and receive ...
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Windows 10 DOS editor colors with /B (monochrome) are scrambled

I have Windows 10 on a Lenovo X61 PC. I have a desktop shortcut to Command Prompt with color options set to grey text / black background. I run the editor using >EDIT /B filename. For a year this gave ...
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Extract original audio stream from file that had music added to it

I downloaded a file and it has music added over top. I was wondering if there is a way for me to remove the music stream so that I can restore the original audio stream from when the video was made? ...
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Word “when selecting, automatically select the entire word” option seems to make no difference

This is a matter of curiosity more than anything else. In Microsoft Word's Options (Advanced group) there is a setting named "When selecting, automatically select entire word". In the olden days I ...
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What is the recommended settings for dell U 2415 for photo editing?

My monitor display is dell u 2415. I want to calibrate this monitor to be perfect for editing photos. I can't afford to buy the x -rite color pro. I want to know if anyone used the dell u 2415 for ...
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Split PyCharm edit window on a Mac?

Does anyone know how to split the PyCharm edit window on a Mac. The website instructions appear to be for Windows. In any case, they don't apply on my machine because I am not seeing any tabs. ...
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How can I fill in a PDF (not a PDF form) such that each character is in a box

There's quite a few solutions for typing on PDFs (such as listed in the answers to PDF - What software to fill-out/fill-in a PDF form?), but I have a parallel question which I've wondered about off-...
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In Notepad ++ 7.3.1 is there a way to display a long list as two columns automatically?

For example, Item 1 Item 45 Item 2 Item 46 Item 3 Item 47 ... ... Item 44 Item 88 Etc?
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With monitor not functioning, how do I edit Bios to recognize new Graphics Card?

I am hoping someone can tell me how to get my new graphics card working with no monitor. The mobo internal graphics card has apparently failed. I have installed a new graphics card. (GEFORCE GT 710) ...
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Visio 2013 Dynamic connector master options greyed out

I need to use the edit master but its greyed out, how do I stop this?
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How can I edit notes in presenters view for PowerPoint 2016?

I am using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2016 on Windows 10 x64 to present using presenters view. While presenting I want to edit/copy/paste into the notes section of the presenters view. How do I ...
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How do I create a video, using one background jpg and other smaller changing jpg's in the foreground?

I hope someone can help me, as I've never done this before. Basically what I want to do is create a video using a 2 hour long dj mix (mp3 file), a compilation. I would like the album cover as the ...

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