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How to extract xyz.arc file in ubuntu?

How to extract a .acr file in ubuntu. ubuntu version 12.04 Please help.
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How to extract audio from video ?? (Not converting video into audio file ???) [closed]

It sounds strange to ask this question as it has been asked before. However the answers only refer to converting video files into audio files. I would like to get into the container and separate the ...
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Getting Error on Rar extraction in ubuntu server

I have a strange problem but it could be obvious for some I compressed a file using archiver in ubuntu Desktop and choose rar from the options, then I uploaded this rar file to my ubuntu server now I ...
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Why am I not able to open or extract .zip files? How can I fix this?

Many times since I have gotten ubuntu on my Samsung Chromebook (That itself being a grueling process) I have tried to extract files. But, every time, no matter what .zip file I am trying to extract, ...
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Operation Not permitted when Logged in Using Admini

i installed Ubuntu 13.10 .i logged in with Administrator account.when i right click on tar file and click on Extract here.its giving me error.Operation Not permitted.can any one please tell what's ...
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What's this mean? Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

How do Iextract into /tmp? What /tmp? whatdoes thatmean?Iknow it is a folder,but whathappens nextwheninstalling a january copy of Seamonkey. Why can't Ijust search for it in my ubuntu software ...
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When extracting an ISO, it warns of low disk space, but I have 15 gigs at least. No idea what to do

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I tried bleachbit, tweak, and all sorts of things. I removed old kernels, orphan files, cleared cache, just almost everything you can think of. I deleted programs, and games I ...
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Problem with extracting tar.gz files

I was downloading something today and when I tried to extract it, a window pop out saying : An error ocurred while extracting files. Error setting owner: operation not permitted I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Error While Extracting files - “Error setting owner”

I'm using Xubuntu 13.10. Downloaded Eclipse. Tried to extract the tar file and I got the error as seen in the image. I have tried the following: Opened it up in the archive manager. It opens up ...
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How to extract audio from Webm?

Audio within mp4 and flv files is AAC, and a proper container for that is m4a. So, in order to extract sound from mp4 and flv I use a command like gnome-terminal -e "parallel avconv -i '{}' -map 0:1 ...
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Gimp (GAP) on Ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

There's a picture of what comes up. This comes up every time I try to extract videorange. I've tried .mp4, .MPG, and .flv files and it says the same thing each time. I looked it up on youtube, and ...
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Restoring a Unix Tar File with Ubuntu

I have all of these old DDS3 and DDS4 tapes that I need to restore the files off of. The only information that I really know is that they were put on the tapes about 10 to 20 years ago using Digital ...
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Unpack a war file to a destination folder

I know how to simply unzip a zip file to destination folder, just type the following command line in terminal: unzip file.zip -d /folder/destination Obviously -d option points out the destination ...
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Extract documents from EXE file

My school provide us with a free training software which includes all the stuff we need for study but the problem is that it comes in EXE format so i was thinking is there any way to extract the ...
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Ark. Extraction failed because of an unexpected error

I have this error when I try extract my archive in Ark program: Extraction failed because of an unexpected error. How to extract despite the error? The file is 60gb...
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Problem with extract a .tar.gz file

I've Download a '.tar.gz' file from here. File size is 152 MB. Downloaded file size is 450 MB on my computer !! I tried to extract that file but i get below error : gzip: stdin: invalid ...
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How can I extract sound drivers from Suse for use in Ubuntu?

So I have a bit of a dilemma, I want to use Ubuntu on my home desktop. The problem is that I use a fancy sound card that Ubuntu doesn't support. I use an HT Omega Striker 7.1. The manufacturer only ...
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RAR archives can't extract [duplicate]

I tried to extract a RAR archive and I couldn't. I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed. I could extract zip files but not RAR. What can I do? Is there a good free extracter for Ubuntu 12.04?
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Stencyl wont extract? Ubuntu 12.10 64-bits

So, I'm on Ubuntu 12.10 64-bits, and I'm trying to get Stencyl to work. I have Stencyl-2.1.0.tar.gz, but when I try to extract it (like it says to do in the Stencyl download instructions) it gives me ...
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Open ebooks in Ubuntu 12.04

I have downloaded e-books in both electronic publication and mobile reader. In windows a program called 7zip extracts the files. Which program will do the same in Ubuntu 12.04?
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Why does a “Extract Here” context menu work incorrectly?

I'm a beginner in Linux. I extracted a android-ndk-r8e-linux-x86.tar.bz2 in Downloads directory with a "Extract Here" context menu. And I executed "ndk-build" command. Then I got an error message ...
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How to bulk-extract objects from swf (Adobe Flash) files with swfextract?

swftools are a uniq set of tools but lack some user friendliness. They even can't iterate over provided objects to work with: Only one file allowed. You supplied at least two. $ swfextract ...
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Extracting images from video in 1 minute intervals

I would like to extract images from a video Exp01.avi, the video is 25 minutes long. I want the images to be extracted from the video after every 1 minute interval. Please someone tell me how to do ...
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How do I extract the contents of a partition backup done with dd?

I did a partition backup using dd and produced a .bin file. How do I extract the contents of it? I would like to extract the contents to a folder say ~/Test
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How do I extract this source tarball? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What command do I need to unzip/extract a .tar.gz file? I have a source tarball: ap-kernelmodule-1.0.14-13.tar.gz What specific commands should I issue to extract it? ...
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Possible to extract locked archives? [closed]

I would like to bypass the lock on a .rar archive, is this possible?
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How to make archive manager recognize Cyrillic chracters?

I have some files with Russian titles that are archived in a .rar file . When extracting them with the archive manager in Lubuntu, their names contained odd characters and the comment(invalid ...
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Extract and save metadata from directory of files

Is there a way to extract and save multiple metadata from a directory of web pages on my drive? I know little about programming so any GUIs would be great. Have got searchmonkey but does not save the ...
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Extract only the contents of an archived directory from within an archive

The Situation I am extracting a CMS from drupal-7.15.tar.gz to /var/www. When extracted normally (with tar -xvzf filename.tar.gz) the files end up in /var/www/drupal-7.15/ The Goal I want the ...
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Not able to extract files to the icons folder

I downloaded some icons for Ubuntu from a site as a tar.bz2 folder. Now when bi try to extract the icons to my icons folder in the system i am getting the following message- Extraction not performed ...
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Having trouble with .tar.gz extraction

I tried to extract .tar.gz file using following command spgt@ubuntu:~$ tar xvf 12.0sp1_232_quartus_free_linux.tar.gz but this is what I see after I press return tar: ...
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Is there an 'Extract to…' context menu option for the Archive Manager application in Nautilus?

I was wondering if there was an easy way to add an 'Extract to...' option in the context menu for the Archive Manager in Nautilus? 'Extract here' is fine a lot of the time but I'm often working with ...
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How do I open/extract .xdi file on (x)ubuntu?

Downloaded a bunch of books which were compressed in a .xdi file. How do I open/extract the internal data/files? I go to open, and Ubuntu does not recognize/nor is there a seemingly effective ...
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7-zip error:Extracting META-INF/AIR/hash-Unsupported Method

i get this error when extracting an .air file of botanicula: this is the only error when extracting with 7-Zip on Xubuntu 11.04 7-Zip 9.04 beta Copyright (c) 1999-2009 Igor Pavlov 2009-05-30 p7zip ...
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Extract mail attachments and body from a .msg file

I'm developing a plugin for a DMS under Ubuntu 10.04. There is the need to extract mail attachments and body from uploaded .msg files. For those who don't know .msg is a MS Outlook file format. On ...
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initrd.lz lzma extract error

i am trying to extract the initrd.lz from the casper folder lzma -dc -S .lz initrd.lz | cpio -imvd --no-absolute-filenames and i get this message: lzma: Decoder error cpio: premature end of ...
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Extracting zip file fails giving error need PK compat. v5.1

I have a password protected zip file which was created in Windows. When I am trying to extract the same file under Ubuntu I get the error need PK compat. v5.1 (can do v4.6). Any idea how to proceed?
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Extract part of a video with a one-line command

If I have a video, normally avi, but could be any, and I want to create another one in the same format but just a part, the position i seconds to f seconds into the video, what is the one-line command ...
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How I can extract files, name.iso.001 name.iso.002 and so on

I just downloaded some materials, but the extensions are not recognized by Ubuntu. I have a bunch of files names name.iso.001, name.iso.002 and so on. How I can extract or mount it?
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How do I extract a RPM file?

I've RPM file of which I want to examine its file contents. For .deb packages, I can use dpkg -x file.deb to extract it. What is the equivalent command for a .rpm file? I'm looking for a command-line ...
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Open password protected rar archieve just keeps asking for the password but won't open halfway thru [closed]

I downloaded a rar archieve with a quite big file inside, and right-click, choose Extract here and enter the password. It starts extraxting, and I can see the file and view parts of it (since the ...
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Where is the difference between using `pdfimages` from poppler-utils and using the one provided by xpdf-utils for image extraction?

I need to extract a bunch of images from a PDF file. pdfimages should do the job. When trying to install, I got two alternatives poppler-utils and xpdf-utils so i wonder, whicht to choose. Where are ...
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What's the easiest way to unrar a file?

I just realized I can't unrar .rar files on my Ubuntu machine! :) What's the easiest way to accomplish this fundamental task? If possible I'd love something like 7Zip that I can just right Click, and ...
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How can I extract audio track from video file and save it as mp3? [duplicate]

What is the easiest way to extract an audio track from a video file and save it as mp3 file?
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Is their an application to extract data from files?

I want to extract data from large group of files based on a regular expression. Is their an application, script, batch or terminal command to do this?
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How to extract and join files xxx.zip, xxx.z01 and xxx.z02

I have three files 1.zip, 1.z01 1.z02. I would like to extract and join them into a file, by right clicking 1.zip and selecting "Extract Here". But then there comes an error: 7-Zip 9.04 beta ...
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What command do I need to unzip/extract a .tar.gz file?

I received a huge .tar.gz file from a client that contains about 800 mb of image files (when uncompressed.) Our hosting company's ftp is seriously slow, so extracting all the files locally and sending ...
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How do I extract a password protected .7z file?

Can someone tell me how can I extract a password protected .7z file in Ubuntu server? (I know the password, I just need a program to do so and an example of how to use said program...)