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Hex Editor With Writing to HDD's

I was wondering if any of u guys know a good hex editor for writing to HDD's and reading ofcourse. I've tried wxHexEditor, but it seems it doesn't have the ability to write new stuff to the HDD ...
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activate dead key “^” in German keyboard

I am Using a German keabord (http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/36/KB_Germany.svg) on Ubuntu. As I always write latex mathematical formula with "kile" editor, this key "^" for exponent, ...
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Nano save to stdout (or an inline editor for terminal)

Is there a way of saving nano to stdout? Or an inline editor for terminal? I mean, I would like to do things as for example, editing an interactive php script like (from terminal): $ php ...
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PDFill Editor Issue with Editable/Fillable Form Previously Created in Word

PDF document needing to remain in Adobe 9.5 not allowing editing/filling with PDFill Editor after purchase & converted it from original Word form? Have tried almost everything I can find or think ...
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I find a advanced video editor for Ubuntu

I need a video editor which has the next functions: move the video (like move tool on gimp) resize the video (like scale tool on gimp) rotate the video (like rotate tool on gimp) and color ...
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OpenShot Video Editor doesnt starts

I downloaded OpenShot Video Editor. After the installation was finished I tried to open it. But after the icons animation (you know with the flashing) ended. Nothing happened. I tried it more times ...
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How to turn off geany message window by default?

I use geany to do simple text editing and viewing. But its message window takes half the area and is useless for me. I want to turn it off when I run geany. I know there is a command option ...
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ONIX metadata editor for Ubuntu

There is widely used metadata system in book industry called ONIX for Books. Basically, ONIX metadata is just XML file. There are some commercial solutions for Windows and Mac OS X like ONIX EDIT or ...
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Light-weight web development editor [duplicate]

I have just started using ubuntu and I want to continue developing my website however I realised notepad++ isn't Linux compatible and I was wondering is there something similar to notepadd++ that ...
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How to set default editor in 13.04? [duplicate]

None of this, this nor this worked in setting my default editor. Haven't tried this, I'm afraid it won't work either. So how do I set the default editor to emacs or possibly emacsclient in 13.04 ...
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MP3 Tag editing with an encrypted home directory

Why can MP3 tag editors not access my encrypted home directory? I've tried EasyTAG, puddletag, and MP3 Diags... It seems to be a permission issue, but Banshee can play/edit my music files no ...
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Basic Photo Editing tool suggestions

Well I'm not a photographer and I'm kind of noob at editing photos. xD I need something basic and free. Like I'll crop, resize, maybe use paint brush. Also I need blur tool so that I can blur native ...
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how to get obmenu (editor for the openbox menu) to work under Lubuntu Ringtail?

Under Lubuntu, 32 bit (Raring Ringtail) I'm trying to edit the Openbox menu, that is the menu that comes up when you right click the desktop after enabling it in the advanced tab of Desktop ...
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Which code editor is best suited for JavaScript in Linux? [duplicate]

I'am currently using Brackets http://brackets.io/ Please suggest a Code Editor with features like auto-complete and live preview!
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Is there a document editor with revision control

I'm looking for a document editor (or software) that 'create a revision' every time a file saves (if there are changes). It's preferred to show the difference in a nice way. Something like a ...
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Dolby editor required? [duplicate]

I have Dolby home theatre given with my acer laptop inbuilt. Windows was given with a dolby editor to control the audio how to get the dolby editor in ububtu???
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How to set NetBeans as a default editor in FileZilla

When I open any php, html, or css files FileZilla opens them in GEdit. Instead I would like FileZilla to open them in NetBeans 7.3. I would like to set NetBeans as the default editor in FileZilla. ...
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Issues about insalling Cinelerra video editor?

In order to install Cinerella I typed in terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cinelerra-ppa/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cinelerra But after last command typed, my computer gives ...
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How do I use Kate's text filter plugin for macros?

I've been through just about every editor on Linux (gedit, geany, vim, gvim), and decided that kate works best for me. However, it doesn't easily support macros, and I need to do a search and ...
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ubuntu terminal is not working properly in vi editor

Recently I installed ubuntu in my laptop for using c programming. but when I open the terminal and typed vi test.c, It open it but it will not work properly. when i pressed backspace it will not work ...
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Is there any good `XPATH` evaluator like `xpathvisualization` in `windows notepad++`

I am using Ubuntu13.04. I am looking for any good XPATH evaluator like xpathvisualization in windows notepad++. I need it to test xpath expression for my XMLs. Can anyone suggest any?
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I can't save my vim file?

I'm new in VIM editor, and i want to know how to save a file after editing, i entered :x after finishing my modification, but nothing is happening !! so where should i put this command :x to be ...
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Really Good Video Editor for Linux [duplicate]

I need to find out about a good movie editor. I need one that has a lot of features. Any ideas?
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How to copy paste contents in VI editor?

I tried using CTRL + V for pasting contents in a VI editor document, but CTRL + V is not interpreted as a paste.
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PDF editor to change font size

I have some e-books in PDF and Kindle, but the font is too small to read on it. I want to make fonts larger in PDF files so that the pictures and other stuff in it is unchanged (therefore I cannot use ...
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Dreamweaver-like HTML editor for Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? I'm trying out Ubuntu 12.04 after a long run with OS X, and was wondering if there was an HTML (and CSS and PHP) ...
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Simple editor with colored fonts

For my four year old son I need a text editor. He has an old laptop (with Ubuntu, no internet connection) and loves to type. We need the following: easy changing of font colors; best if there are ...
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Why Kodos is not part of the available packages in Ubuntu Quantal 12.10?

I'm running the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu Quantal and I've used extensively Kodos, a user friendly regex editor. It seems that for some reasons, this package has been deleted from the Ubuntu Quantal ...
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Can't install Gphpedit

Why can I not install Gphpedit? I get these errors: Failed to fetch //http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/w/webkit/libjavascriptcoregtk-1.0-0_1.8.1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1_amd64.deb 404 Not Found ...
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How do I make Geany my default editor on Ubuntu?

I actually want to change the default text editor on my Ubuntu 12.04 from nano to Geany. When I used this code: update-alternatives --config editor .. I don't see Geany in the list. So to add ...
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Editor with Code Completion for SDL

Is there a code editor that offers code completion and shows the function prototype for SDL? I ask for an automatic completion like in Notepad++, that shows functions list after like 3 characters ...
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Is there any good font editor?

There is any good font editor for ubuntu? Like high-logic Font editor for win. I tried Doubletype, but not worked very well, and really outdated.
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How do I run a script from within the vim editor?

When within vim (the editor I use mostly because of the terminal integration), I want to run my script (e.g. Python or Javascript) from within vim. I do not mind if it opens a new window, I would ...
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Unable to run gedit as a different user

I login as user 'foo' and if I am able to run gedit and edit files in my Ubuntu 12.04 machine with a DISPLAY setting as :0 If I "su - bar" and then try to edit files, I get a no protocol specified ...
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Edit 100MB+ file

I have captured some traffic with Wireshark and saved the result as a file. The file has 3 sections now: request headers response headers response body The response body is to become an flv file, ...
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SWF Editor/Decompiler

I am searching for a good, and preferably free, SWF editor and/or decompiler. I do not have access to the original FLAs. Does anyone know of a program that would accomplish this?
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Is there any LaTeX integration for EMail editors?

There are some StackExchange pages, as well as blogs, which have LaTeX integration, e.g. http://mathematica.stackexchange.com/. On these pages one can simply write math LaTeX code using the $ ...
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How can I customize Vim for web development and programming?

I tried already to find something for my question in [askubuntu.com] , but nothing was answering my needs. So, what i want is build vim as a very powerful and useful editor for html,css, javascript, ...
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Text editor playing hide and seek

When ever I minimise or Alt+TAB from the text editor Gedit, it disappears from Unity and from alt tabbing. I can open a new instance of it from the menu, but all previous work is lost. How can I fix ...
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Hex/Decimal/Ascii Editor (Save Game Editor)

In windows there are some tools to edit Saved Games, for example the old UGE (Universal Game Editor) and Cheat Engine. I am looking for a hex/decimal editor that can read this files and find/replace ...
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How do I stop XML Copy Editor from crashing when opening a file? [closed]

I tried installing XML Copy Editor, and whenever I try to open an XML file in it, it crashes. It seems like it just shuts off, as though I clicked close, because it doesn't generate and error log. How ...
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Need an image editor with simple font selection

I need to add bookmarks as text to my images (if possible with certain levels of opacity), currently I have GIMP, Xpaint and Gnome paint drawing editor. But all these are not good to simply adding a ...
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Dconf editor can't make changes to Unity panel/launcher

I've been trying to add stuff to the panel and to change the order of the icons in the launcher but there's no effect. It's like the changes aren't saved. I change something, close dconf editor, lock ...
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what php editor is good for development? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are some good PHP editors? I installed the Ubuntu. can anyone suggest the good php editor for me, also have check in and check out function is better? Thank you!
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Is there a text editor for the command line that uses the same keys as Notepad on Windows?

I'm used to work in Windows environment and are used to the commands in Notepad e.g. CtrlS for save, CtrlC for copy and so on. On Ubuntu it's handy to work directly in the command line, e.g. as with ...
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Change SciTE background colour when Find highlights the word I'm looking for?

I'm using SciTE. I'd like to change the background colour to something very bright that's easy to spot. Any ideas/suggestions? Thanks so much.
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Unity dash home menu editor [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I edit which icons appear in the Unity dash? I did fresh install to 11.10 and I am unable to find a menu editor. Please do not post methods offered by 11.04 as ...
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Override theme background color for certain applications

When using a custom theme (Equinox Evolution Midnight in my particular case) the manager at System > Preferences > Appearance > Theme > Customize > Colors is indeed reflecting the actual system-wide ...
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Bind Ctrl+Right to nextword in nano (as it is in all other apps)

And likewise Ctrl+Left to prevword. I read the man page of nanorc and found bind key function menu So the line bind ^Left prevword main would be what I want, the problem is that nano only ...
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I'm looking for an lrc files editor

I use lrc files throw the "OSD lyrics" program which allows to display lyrics stored in the *.lrc files. For those who don't know, lrc files contain time tags which allow to display the lyrics ...