File extension for images. Has the capability to be animated.

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Using Gifs as Wallpaper on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

So I found this program called LiveWallpaper that has a variety of Gifs to use as Wallpapers and I think it's alright... But I want a bit more variety and was hoping there's a way to either add more ...
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Remove dither from gif on gifsicle

I'm sorry if my question can be silly, but I need you. How can I remove (if it's possible..) the dither from my gif using gifsicle? I searched but I didn't find anything (or I didn't understand.. I'm ...
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How to play Gif Images on ubuntu phone

I have the Ubuntu phone Aquaris E4.5 and I can't seem to be able to play gif files with the the gallery app, the images are saved on my memory card fyi, so should it be possible? Do I need a special ...
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How can I create an animated GIF in Ubuntu using a set of images?

I have a set of about 500 JPEG images. The collective size of the set is about 60 MB and each image has the dimensions 480 x 270. I want to convert these images to an animated GIF. I have attempted ...
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How to convert mp4 to gif? [duplicate]

I have a video in mp4 format, however I need to post it in a question here so need to convert it into an animated gif (there is no sound), so is there any easy way of converting an mp4 file into an ...
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How to turn an animated GIF into seperate still PNG files [duplicate]

Is there any way in Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 to convert an animated GIF file into separate PNG still images? So that each frame becomes a separate PNG image file.
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Player that can make image sequences?

I want to make a sequence of images from a video (like when I want to make a gif), but I can't find a media player that can do it. I tried some apps like QGifer or Gimp GAP plugin, but none of those ...
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v 14.04 LTS - GIF - Total system Crash

So all I'm doing is viewing my GIF collection in Image Viewer, and then out of the blue, the screen freezes and then everything fails: The screen displays "There is no Video input". However the ...
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Create gif animated image from mp4 video

I want make a .gif animated picture extracted from a given .mp4 video,. I would prefer to do it from the command line, so command line tools only are accepted
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How to create a gif from the command line

I want make a .gif animated picture from a given set of .jpg pictures. I would prefer to do it from the command line, so command line tools would be very welcome.
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Nautilus not generating thumbnails for GIF images in Ubuntu 15.04

No matter what I try (changing the preview options, deleting the thumbnail cache, etc.), Nautilus in Ubuntu 15.04 does not generate thumbnails for GIF image files. However, it generates a thumbnail ...
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How can I create a GIF out of a sequence of PNG files without the previous image appearing on the next frame?

I'll let the .gif I have do most of the talk: The GIF A bit of backstory: I have 100 PNG files (which can be accessed from this link), each one is a frame of an animation. With those files, I have to ...
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Why is there no simple method for using animated GIFs as a background?

I've seen multiple tutorials on it, but none of them are very easy. They all involve multiple scripts and ppas (not that there's anything inherently wrong with that). This is an issue I've been ...
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How to pause GIF animation at specific frame

Is there any kind of GIF/Image viewer, which is able to pause GIF animation at a specific frame or on mouse click? I tried using 'Image Viewer', but it seems there is no way to stop the GIF ...
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How to do I convert an webm (video) to a (animated) gif on the command line?

I suppose ffmpeg is the weapon of choice but I didn't find out how to reach my goal.
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How to save as GIF in Gthumb

I edited a GIF image (no animations) with gthumb and on trying to save I encountered the error: Could not save the file Could not find a suitable module to save the image as "image/gif" I jumped ...
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How can I convert a ttyrecord file in a .gif file?

Using ttyrec I can record any console program (ttyrec invokes a shell and records the session until the shell exits). The record is saved by default in a ttyrecord file and can be played using ...
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How can I quickly convert a GIF file to a video?

I have a small animation formatted as a GIF image file which I would like to convert to a video. Is that possible?
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Which free software can you use to create rotating 3D Spacefill models of molecules in .gif format?

An example of what I'm talking about is this animation from Wikipedia. I am running 32 bit 12.10 if it is relevant. Please describe step-by-step, with pictures (screenshots with the appropriate areas (...
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feh alternative that reproduce .gif

I love feh to classify my image collections, I've set the actions to move the current image to a certain directory, the problem comes when trying to open gifs, feh doesn't animate them. Therefore I ...
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How do I show an animated gif in the app I am developing?

I am developing Discvur, a simple Imgur viewer, for the Ubuntu App Showdown. Therefore I use quickly + Glade + Gtk + Python. PyGObject instead of PyGtk would be highly appreciated. I would like to ...
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How do I add text to an animated .gif in gimp?

I have just worked out how to create an animated.gif in gimp but I am having a problem adding text. When I create/add the text box and then save my.gif and view it, the text only flashes up over one ...
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How to create a gif from a movie or dvd etc

I am an absolute newbie so I don't really understand command prompt. I have downloaded gimp-gap (Is that the best one to use?). I want to make an animated gif from frames of a movie. I have a ...
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Why aren't my animated .gif images animated?

OS Version : Ubuntu 11.10 x64 Browser tested : Firefox - Not working Nightly - Not working Google Chrome - Not working Midori - Works Currently, i'm using 64 bit version of Ubuntu and i've ...