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Questions tagged [resizing]

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Make windows in Windows 10 resizeable by drag when window are maximized

I wonder why it is not possible to resize windows when they are maximized. Is there any way to make it possible? Thanks. https://prnt.sc/mgtm5f
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How to resize virtualbox guest storage which is splited

My host is windows 10 and guest is Mint 19 cinnamon 64 bit. When I made this guest I selected my storage size 100 GB, formate VMDK, and split the file in 2 GB. So now I have many .vmdk files such as ...
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Gimp - I don't seem to be able to arbitrarity move the edges of a selection anymore

I'm certain I used to be able to arbitrarily move any of the four sides of a selection without the other sides changing, but I can't anymore. When I click inside the selection and get the sizing bars ...
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Easus Partition Master Boot Mode hangs while resizing

I was trying to resize my laptop drives using Easus Partition Manager 13.0 Home version. However it stuck while performing last operation. The hard disk led is also not blinking (it is off). Can I ...
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Image Resizer for Windows changes sharing permissions

When we resize a photo that is shared with everyone, it changes the sharing to only be accessible to the person who resized it / the new 'owner'. Is there a setting to keep the original permissions ...
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How to resize the view of specific software [duplicate]

Looking at the image attached the problem is self-explanatory. The tabs and icons within the software (photoshop in this particular case) are extremely small so that they are barely visible and ...
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Resize TO certain aspect ratio in Photoshop CC

I need to perform a seemingly very easy action to a massive set of photo's in Photoshop (I also have Affinity available if photoshop can't do it). The photos I have differ in aspect ratio AND size. ...
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Virtualbox Guest not Resizing correctly after TigerVNC Installation

I created a VirtualBox (Version 5.2.4) CentOS 6.9 x64 guest machine, and replicated it to have three identical machines with a base configuration. All three machines (being identical) resize ...
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ffmpeg resize PNG image sequence using alpha padding

I am trying to resize a sequence of PNG images using alpha padding (the images are already surrounded by alpha pixels). The following command resizes how I want, but it adds black pixels: ffmpeg -i "...
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How to shrink ext4 partition below minimum size reported by resize2fs?

I want to shrink a 250GB ext4 partition down to 200GB with resize2fs. "df" tool says the partition is about 40% filled up. So I guess I can at least shrink the partition to that level. Yet, when I ...
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Drag a window beyond screen that is not resizable with custom scaled text turned on

Alt+Space+M doesn't work either, and I can't resize the window because it reverts to its original position when I press enter, I have custom scaled text turned on and the window is too big to fit on ...
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LVM complaining about device smaller than logical volume

I just installed Slackware on my laptop, with full disk encryption (LVM on LUKS). It works fine but there is a warning from LVM: WARNING: Device /dev/mapper/lukssda2 has size of 115996431 sectors ...
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resize/shrink root filesystem with grub2 (ie: before it is mounted)

Context: a few remote debian 7 32bit servers only accessible via SSH more than half of the disks are empty 1 whole disk partition per server small maintenance window, cannot be down for long ext4 ...
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Resizing all pictures, bigger than a given size with macro in Microsoft Word 2007?

I have a Word document with some 5000 pictures. There are two types, ones, that have low height, and others, which are higher. I only want to resize the ones higher than 1 cm to have a width of 2.3 cm....
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How can I re-size all display output on a MacBook with letterboxing/mattes, to avoid dead edges of the LCD?

Context My MacBook pro's LCD is damaged. Warranty support and replacement purchase are, at least for several months, impossible for me. The damage is very specific: only the left vertical 1" (around ...
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Windows Firefox Security Exception Window resizing itself

When manually adding a security exception in Firefox the pop-up window resizes itself to a slightly larger size if you click the "get-certificate" button. The issue is that this size becomes permanent ...
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win 10 - resize adjacent window?

When I drag a window to the side of a screen, to say, use half the screen, and then drag another window to the other side ot use the other half of the screen, is there anything I can do to resize both ...
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resize2fs: “Can't read a block bitmap” after shrinking ext4

I've used resize2fs /dev/sda3 300G to shrink an ext4-partition to 300GB. Then I used parted resizepart 3 310G to shrink the partition size in the partition table to 310GB, slightly bigger than it's ...
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How to maximize Office Word window on Mac OS (Sierra)

So I'm new to Mac and just trying to figure out how to do basic things like I'm used to from Windows. I found that double-tapping the title bar of windows typically only maximizes in one direction (...
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Shrink non-OS windows partition

I am having difficulty shrinking a partition on our file server (Windows 2012r2). This server has a single physical drive, with two partitions. The C: partition holds the OS is 40gb and almost out ...
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Windows 10: Lock the position & size of a window

On my WorkPC I use three virtual desktops using an ultra wide screen monitor. I have arranged all the programs I need, exactly how I want them (size & position), but sometimes I resize or ...
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How to resize space from Windows to Ubuntu

I am trying to insert the unallocated space to /dev/sda11 but it cant be done I previously freed some space from my Windows partition then swapped off linux-swap then added the space to it then ...
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change Windows 10 drag files (icon size)

When I drag a file to move to a folder in Windows 10, the icon that shows is so large that it hides the folder name. I want to know how can I re-size the icon that shows, or remove it altogether? (I ...
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Resize in FFmpeg

I have a video which has a resolution of 1920x1080p. I want to re-encode this video (with libx264 for video and aac for audio); Downscale it first to 1280x720p (with the same aspect ratio) while ...
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How to resize (shrink) images without increasing their filesize?

I have a bunch of lossless optimized png's which I want to resize/shrink. Whenever I try to resize them the filesize is actually getting bigger. I've tried Imagemagick and Irfanview. This kinda doesn'...
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Unable to resize image and keep image quality

I have a image that i want to use as a header on my site but i have problem resizing the image. The header size is 960x290 but the image size is 1600x1200. I used IrfanView and resized the width of ...
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Windows 10 Resizes and Moves Windows when Computer Wakes [duplicate]

When I wake my computer up my windows resize to a smaller form and they also seem to move the upper left hand corner of the screen. There is an answer to this question on answers.microsoft.com but it'...
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When in full screened windows in Windows 10, the very bottom of window is covered by toolbar

Alright, so this is a minor, but very annoying issue with Windows 10. When I either snap an application window to the side or put the screen to full screen, the application by default is taking up the ...
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Truncate empy space from a raw dd image

I have a raw disk image I took using dd of a Ubuntu instance. The total disk size is 300 GB, but only 5.5 GB used. Is there a way to resize the raw dd image down to 20 GB, keeping all of the 5.5 GB ...
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Reset size of an embedded object to its “natural” size in Visio 2010

Embedded objects typically have a "natural" size. For example a 200x200 image with 100 dpi has a natural size of 2x2 inches. Similarly, a MathType formula has a natural size in which its native font ...
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Lower maximum capacity of external hard drive

I am attempting to make the maximum size of my seagate hard drive smaller (it is 5TB and I want it to be 2TB). I have a blu ray player that onlys sees 2<=TB drives. I have tried all of the ...
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Will zero filling increase the size of virtualbox dynamic disk image

I have been mostly using fixed-sized disk images for Oracle virtualbox, but I am considering switching to dynamic disk images as I heard that dynamic images are similar in performance to fixed-size ...
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Using keyboard shortcuts to resize/position individual windows

I'm using Windows 8.1 and have recently bought a 4k monitor. I want to make full use of the desktop estate I have. That's why I have all my application windows set to 1/4th the available size. But ...
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Is there any quality loss when using a place command in Photoshop

I am using “Place” command in Photoshop to import .ai file. Is there any quality loss after using this steps: Save file in Illustrator at some default size—i.e 400x400px—using .ai extension or any ...
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Resizing LVM Partitions

I'm trying to resize a couple of my LVM partitions. I have one that is 850GB (/dev/mapper/cl-home) and one that is 50GB (/dev/mapper/cl-root). I'd like to make it so that cl-home is 750GB and cl-root ...
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How to resize Word shape object with keyboard?

I have some shapes that are very small. I can move these with the arrow keys, but resizing them does not seem to be possible (eg. with Shift-arrow or Ctrl-arrow). The Keyboard shortcuts for working ...
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Resizing a PDF to fit to content in Adobe Acrobat XI Pro

Short version: Is it possible to resize a PDF to fit to content in Adobe Acrobat XI Pro? Example: I have a PDF that contain an text object which is partially "outside the range", as the screenshot ...
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How can I resize an area selected with the selection tool in Adobe Acrobat XI Pro?

Is it possible to resize an area selected with the selection tool in Adobe Acrobat XI Pro? E.g. with Microsoft Paint I can use the "Resize" feature:
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Disable window vertical stretch (and only that)

There's an annoying feature in windows 8 that when you resize a window and try to stretch the bottom of it to the bottom of the desktop, it automatically stretches the top to the top as well. Is ...
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How to get full screen programs to recognize my actual screen size?

I recently bought a razor blade 14. The computer is fine but for some reason full screen programs always over estimate the size so when ever a get a new game from steam the application always starts ...
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When undocking a laptop, how can I get Windows to stop resizing windows for minimized applications? [duplicate]

I use a laptop running Windows 7 with a docking station and a pair of monitors (one large). Naturally, when working this way I size my windows to take advantage of the available real-estate. When I ...
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Windows 7 Aero snap window resizing: love and hate, partially disable?

I love the "ease of access" window resizing in Windows 7 that are related to moving the window (move window to left for left half size, to right for right half, up for maximize, shake to get rid of ...
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Gimp Image Resizing

Is it possible to Resize the image double to its original size(image is small in size, example, 80px by 80px, size of an icon), without being blurred. I have tried every type of sharpening technique ...
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KVM .img can not boot after resized by virt-resize

I have a CentOS 6.4 image install by KVM on Ubuntu 12.04 amd64 host. Here is the disk layout of centos.img # virt-filesystems --long -h --all -a centos.img Name Type VFS ...
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Can't shrink a data partition on a Windows 8 computer

My computer is running Windows 8 X64 Enterprise. I have two partitions, C (System) and D (Data). Both are bitlocked. I would like to shrink my D partition (in order to create a new one). Using the ...
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iTerm 2 window resizing

My iTerm 2 window is up against the menubar at the top of the screen. When I resize the window vertically from the top to the bottom, a small gap is always left. It never resizes down fully to the ...
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Linux live-CD Distribution with partition resizing

I would like to install Linux besides my Windows 98 partition on an old laptop, but unfortunately the laptop is formatted with only one large partition. win98 doesen't offer to resize the partition ...
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Create a resized versions of photo collection and keep it in sync

This is for Windows, but I could run a virtual Linux client if there is an awesome solution not in Windows. I keep a master photo collection, and I need to have it automatically sync to e resized ...
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What is the fastest way to resize a large partition?

Due to a new HDD Configuration I am currently handling larger backup/resize tasks with partitions between around 900GB, which are 70-90% full. some background: First thing I've noticed was, that the ...
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Restricting table cell resizing in Word

Is it possible to restrict users from resizing the cells of a table in protected documents in MS Word 2010? I want to restrict them from making any changes to the layout of the table (or, at least, to ...