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What version should I install that will work best with my ATI 4670 card?

I have a Dell Studio XPS 1647 laptop that has a dual-core Intel Core i5 and an ATI Radeon 4670 GPU. It originally came with Windows 7 Home Premium installed, but I have since upgraded to Windows 8 ...
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“wakeup” doesn't work

Everytime I hit "apply" it says "Unable to set all alarms. Check time preferences" Whats this? Can someone help fix this? Or if any other alarm clock app exists which wakes the laptop from sleep ...
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How I can apply the same effect to multiple pictures at the same time by GIMP?

If I have many pictures and want to do the same effect or the same change to all these pictures by GIMP,Is there is easier method to do this instead of applying the effect to the pictures picture by ...
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What packages/programs should I install to get better graphics and performance on gaming?

So, I want to install some packages/programs to get better graphics and performance while playing a game on Ubuntu 11.10. What packages/programs you guys recommend to me?
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What would be a good opensource software for graphing circles, circular regions, and regions bounded by curves and/or arcs?

Hullo all. I have just started s job with Chegg, and my 1st assignment has me writign solutions for Stewart's Essential Calculus. I am dealing with the chapter on multiple integration, and need a good ...
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Ubuntu or Debian package for creating book covers?

I need to create a book cover, and would like to know what are the possible ways to do that using Ubuntu or Debian packages -- but I'm not an expert in graphic design. So far I know of: LaTeX: it ...
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Is there a program for vectorial house plans \ sketches?

I'm trying to plan my new garden, and want to sketch it professionally - with dimensions of every element in it. Is there an Ubuntu program for sketching house plans with vectorial elements, like ...
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170 views

Point cloud software

Where can I find software for creating point clouds similar to MS Photosynth without being a programmer.
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I'm looking program for vector based animation/video

I want to create a video. The idea is to make a large (fixed) image where camera is flying above. I am familiar with Inkscape so I would prefer to make the image with it. I need a program to move the ...
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Is there native software similar to Comic Book Life for Linux?

Is there native software similar to Comic Book Life for Linux? If you've ever used the software you'll see that it's specially designed and optimised for easily creating simple comic books. I've ...
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Tool for creating pie charts

I need a tool for creating high quality customizable pie charts, then export them to some graphic format (e.g. png). I need something which allows me to put in some data and which is more ...
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Which is more efficient, Gimp or Inkscape?

Can someone tell me which is more efficient -- Gimp, or Inkscape? I am new to linux.
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What Flash button generators are there?

I have a client that wants to have Flash buttons on their website. As much as I hate Flash, I am trying to comply with their request. I have not been able to find a single Flash button generator for ...
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Reading Photoshop PSD Files with Layers

(There are a few existing questions on Photoshop alternatives, but none seem to focus on reading PSD files specifically) Say I'm a programmer working with a web designer and would like to implement a ...
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What is an alternative to PowerDesigner or IBM Rational Rose?

I need a powerful development manager like Sybase Power Designer or IBM Rational Rose that support use-case, sequence diagram, data flow diagram and ... Can somebody suggest a good alternative?