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removing digikam sidebars

Until today, I have always been able to toggle/shrink the sidebars from the digikam display. No longer. Now, there appears to be a minimum size beyond which I cannot shrink them. In fact, the ...
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why are jpeg previews included with each photo in the directory?

i have uploaded a bunch of RAW photos on my ubuntu device from an SD card, and what i am finding is that in each directory where my photos are stored, there is also a jpeg preview right next to it. ...
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digikam: organize imported image

I am using digikam to import and organize pictures from hard disks. It seems that digikam is not reading the metadata to catalogue the pictures by date. How can enforce digikam to read the ...
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I'm having trouble installing DigiKam. Errors during Synaptic installation.

I'm very new to Linux and I'm getting a bit frustrated trying to install Digikam. I'm using Synaptic and after installing all the needed files, I ended up having one broken file, the main Digikam ...
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Missing Digikam geotagging on Kubuntu 15.10

After Kubuntu from 15.04 to 15.10 I miss the function to geotag my photos with digikam. The complete menu entry is missing. Is this an known bug? How can I solve it?
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Digikam cannot play mp4 video in slideshow

With Kubuntu 15.04 and Digikam 4.13.0, Libkipi 2.2.0, videos can be viewed as preview (click in thumbnail), but not in a slideshow. During the slideshow, only a black screen is shown instead of the ...
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Digikam starts memory run

I am having trouble to run digikam on stock Ubuntu 14.04. I tried different approaches to install and run it using different ppa combinations. I installed it with the philip5 ppa. originally only with ...
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How can I solve 'memory leak' of Digikam 4.12 in Ubuntu 14.04 during maintenance?

I wouldn't wanna miss Digikam: it fulfills all my needs (and much more). Unfortunately, I ran into some serious trouble, so that much functionality is lost: during maintenance tasks, the program ...
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Program[Digikam] chooses wrong qt lib and crashes

I run Ubuntu 14.04 64bit. Digikam used to work but recently stopped working. I was wondering if someone could help me work a way to resolve this issue. I've had a response from the Digikam mailing ...
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Upgraded and digikam ignores most folders

I have a new laptop and I've copied across my photo collection and digikam set up. But when I open up digikam, it shows me very few of my albums. I faithfully copied across my settings, including: ...
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Show photo/video slideshow with photo captions

I'm trying to find a straightforward way to create a date-ordered slideshow from a directory that contains a mix of photos and videos (e.g. the output of a smartphone camera from a holiday). Ideally ...
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dependencies not met while installing digikam 4

The following packages have unmet dependencies: digikam: Depends: libqtcore4 (>= 4:4.8.0) but 4:4.8.5+git192-g085f851+dfsg-2ubuntu4 is to be installed Depends: libqtgui4 (>= 4:4.8.0) ...
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Update software in the software center (Shotwell and Digikam)

I'm trying to use the software center to get updated packages. I would like to like to update some beloved packages to the latest stable version: Shotwell (0.20.1) and Digikam (4.4.0). I recently ...
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How to install Digikam on Ubuntu 14.04?

It seems that Digikam was removed from Ubuntu 14.04. Why was that? Considering that Digikam is the only photo organizer which works with geo-tagged photos, what would be the best way to install ...
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export list of duplicate images on digikam/findimagedupes/fsplint/geeqie

I have 60000 images. And when I ask any of the following tools to come up with similar photos, all of them pop out a big list of around 3000 names of images. digikam gives a cool UI which lets me see ...
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How to export from Digikam to Google+

Digikam is an excellent photo management program which has built in support to easily export images to PicassaWeb. Picassa is now owned by Google, who are deprecating it in favour of Google Plus. How ...
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Menubar in digiKam

I do not see menu bar after fresh install of digiKam (3.1.0). It was never displayed. I found that maybe edit of ~/.kde/share/config/digikamrc would help, but there is no MenuBar=Disabled anywhere. ...
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How to migrate from Windows Live Photogallery to digiKam?

I'm thinking about moving from Windows 8.1 to Ubuntu. I have been very happy with the Windows Live Photogallery application for managing my photos. I have a simple folder structure having one folder ...
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How to organize/sort images by EXIF image data

I have recovered images from a lost partition and I need to sort them or put them into a folder by the creating date of the EXIF data of each image I have installed digiKam and also shotwell but have ...
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digiKam 3.3.0 install

So let me start by saying I'm new to Ubuntu and am yet to successfully install anything from a tarball... I'm trying to install the digiKam 3.3.0 software package and after finally getting open CV 4....
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How to make digiKam remember Google's Two-factor Authentication password?

I use digiKam on Kubuntu 12.10 to organise my photos and really like being able to upload to Picasaweb using kipiplugins. Unfortunately after having set up Google two-factor authentication I now need ...
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Dependancies not met while instaling digikam 2.9

I'm trying to install digikam 2.9 from http://ppa.launchpad.net/philip5/kubuntu-backports/ubuntu Here is the message I got: Les paquets suivants ont des dépendances non-satisfaites : digikam: ...
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How to change DigiKam icon

I installed digikam. It is great program but I do not like the icon :). Can anybody help me how can it be changed or replaced or whatever for the nicer icon? Thank you all in advance.
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Digikam: What's the problem?

I installed Digikam by using the Philip5-PPA. When I run it I get the error below. This is by running it through gdb: Starting program: /usr/bin/digikam /usr/bin/digikam: error while loading shared ...
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How can I run Digikam after installing it?

I have installed Digikam in the Software Center on my Ubuntu 10.04 LTS system but I cannot find it. I have checked out Applications but it is not there. I know I have it because when I view the ...
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Import images from camera in KDE with particular directory structure

I have been using f-spot for a few years to manage my photo archive, which is about 50K images at the moment. With the development of f-spot slowing down in the recent years and me switching to KDE, I'...
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How do you disable the global menu in digikam?

I use digikam which suffers from a bug that means the editor loses its menu after the first launch. In 11.04 I could disable the global menu for digikam by launching it with: APPMENU_DISPLAY_BOTH=1 ...
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Can I tag photos in digikam using only the keyboard?

Ideally I want to hit a key combo and start typing the name of a tag while a dialog box shows a list of matching tags I can select from (a bit like the tag box when you ask a question on this site :). ...
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Can I Install Digikam without installing most of KDE?

I'd like to transition from F-Spot to Digikam because I fully believe it to be a better application for my needs, as somebody who takes and post-processes a lot of photos. The problem is... Well, I ...