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Create pdf from HTML book

There are some sites that provide books as HTML pages (e.g., legal stuff). What can I use to create a PDF book from these pages, based on the already-existing structure? In Windows there is Adobe ...
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Recursive HTML to PDF

I have a folder with this structure: /main-folder /index.html /subfolder1 /index1.html /file1.html with many sub folder and only html files... i want to convert all them to pdf using only ...
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Is there a Dreamweaver HTML editor replacement? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? I used Adobe's Dreamweaver for working on web pages and various text editors. I already have a few favorite text ...
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Tool to convert PDF file into separate HTML files?

I'm looking for a tool that will convert the pages of a PDF file to HTML files. I just need the text and formatting - I don't care about images and other media.
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Copy Hyperlinks in LibreOffice

I face the problem that I need to copy a list of hyperlinks from LibreOffice Calc to an HTML file: I created the list in LibreOffice Calc (3.3.2) with the function hyperlink(Link-Text;Link-URL). The ...
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How can I set an HTML page as the desktop background?

Before people flag this as an exact duplicate of How can I use a .html file as desktop background/wallpaper? please let me clarify . Unlike that question where he just wants desktop icons for ...
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Batch editor for text or html files?

is there a tool that can help me to batch edit text files in a certain folder? I need to delete or insert snippets repeatedly in lots of html files and restructure them. Thanks in advance!
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Zenity and text formating

I just discovered that zenity support html tags zenity --error --text "hello <b>world</b>" but how to make it work with "entry" type ? zenity --entry --text "hello ...
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For a newbie, what software/ IDE is best to build a website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? What software would you recommend for a newbie (not much experience in HTML code) to develop websites? It would be ...
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Is it possible to open an Ubuntu app from HTML?

I'm creating a webpage right now and am wondering if it is possible to input a command in HTML that will open an installed Ubuntu app like Chromium, or a terminal window, or Nautilus. Is something ...
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How can I build a website without 'coding' knowledge?

I have a Ubuntu server network & have decided to make a website. Can anyone suggest some free tools that will help me do this without having to code HTML or CSS?
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How can I use a .html file as desktop background/wallpaper?

I have one of those underpowered netbooks with Lubuntu. I also have an iPod Touch. I'd like the best of both worlds. So I would like to create an active html wallpaper with beautiful little squared ...
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Why does Ubuntu CD contain a “pics” folder with Debian-related images?

There is a "pics" folder on the Ubuntu CD, containing some PNG files, which are apparently a part of an offline HTML document about Debian. Just curious, is there any use of them somewhere in the live ...
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How can I preview HTML documents from the command line?

I use catdoc to preview Word documents from the command line. Is there something similar for HTML? In other words I would like to do cathtml Webpage.html | less and get more or less a man page look ...
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How can I get html code from the web with vala(gtk)?

How can I get a html code from some site(e.g. www.google.com) using vala(gtk)?
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Looking for code editor software with following functionalities

I am looking for a text editor with the following functionalities for php, html and css coding: code folding based on indentation (best example is EditPlus) start at an indentation level and stop ...
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What happen to Kompozer? Is there an easy way to install in 13.10?

What happen to Kompozer? Is there an easy way to install it in Ubuntu 13.10?
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access webpage through ssh

I need to access the IEEE xplore, but I don't have right to download out of institute. I can login into the server of institute via ssh, so How can I access IEEE xplore through institute server via ...
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Any way to mass auto indent php and html code in Ubuntu?

I have about 50~ poorly indented and very very hard to read to code. Do you guys have any tips on how to indent this to make it more readable?
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QML: Will the Ubuntu Phone be theme-able, and do I need to develop with that in mind?

Take a simple example in formatting richtext: The Manual Way someTextBox.insert(0,"<font face='Ubuntu Mono'size='3'color='#f37420'> Blah Blah Blah </font>") The hypothetical Way ...
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Tool to convert accented characters to HTML entities?

Is there a tool (command-line is fine) that can convert accented characters to HTML entities in Ubuntu? Preferably recursively and without also converting html/php tags. e.g. from: é to: &#233; ...
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Dreamweaver alternative in ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a Dreamweaver HTML editor replacement? I had been using Dreamweaver in Windows. Recently I shifted to Ubuntu, there I cant find any good alternative to ...
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How to convert markdown to rich text (rtf) in Ubuntu 13.04?

I want to convert text written in Markdown to Rich Text on Ubuntu 13.04. I could not find any solution on the web, except for one Mac OS X script. How can I do that on Ubuntu 13.04? Preferably in the ...
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Deactivate HTML display in incoming emails in Thunderbird

I often get HTML emails, I would like to just display them in plain text. How can I disable any HTML/Script rendering?
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Where to find default/ test page for Apache2

I have a VPS running Ubuntu 13.10 and has an Apache2 website, and whenever I go to the VPS's IP http://5.231.37.8 ,I get the default/test page for Apache instead of my website located in /var/www. ...
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Multi-page Static Website to PDF/CHM/Other Converter

I have several small static websites that I want to turn into PDFs, CHMs, or a similar format. These websites are documentation generated by Ruby's RDoc tool. They have an index.html file and links to ...
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pdftohtml outputting low resolution background images. help?

runnning: pdftohtml -c document.pdf output.htm this returns the normal output but the background images are of such low quality they cannot be read. Is this a bug with pdftohtml or can I change ...
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What's an effective text editor for html code violation warnings?

I'll be using the text editor to clean up the bloat from a Word doc saved as "web page filter" (ie. html). Then I am going to convert the .html into a .epub. Eventually it will be on Amazon et al. as ...
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How to conveniently find local HTML documentation?

There are many doc packages in the repositories which provide documentation in HTML. Is there an easy way to find locally installed HTML documentation, like info or man? I guess I should clarify ...
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Is there a tool to remove all hyperlinks from an html file?

Is there a way to do this in Ubuntu? I've read it's possible in php, but I'm not familiar with php at all.
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pdfbeads will only output a single page

Following the instructions from this page I take a djvu document, check it for any sign of corruption by opening it in djvulibre and it checks out fine. Copy it to my testing folder and rename it ...
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How do I convert CHM files to pdf?

Here's a list of things I've tried: Calibre from which I received a file containing the table of contents of the chm file with each title hyperlinked to nowhere (i.e. they're highlighted in blue and ...
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How to run javascript/html page

I want to know what is the terminal command for compiling and executing Javascript/HTML. Is it the same as that of compilation of C program or is it different?
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How do I get vim to indent all HTML tags?

I was using vim on Debian 7 to edit an HTML document. I started typing: <HTML>Return… After the initial return, the cursor was indented one level, so that as I typed <head>, and ...
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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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HTML in Pidgin conversations

Is there a plugin or hidden feature in Pidgin that parses HTML in chats? I couldn't find anything on the web.
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pass arguments which has spaces to new protocol

I have created new protocol handler for opening application through web pages where a link will open installed application like terminal/chrome etc as suggested in: (Is it possible to open an Ubuntu ...
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html link to pictures that are not published in u1

This may be a dumb question, but I would like to store my portfolio in U1 and on my own web server (running 12.04) have links in the html for my portfolio page that point and load the images from u1. ...
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How to play HTML5 or Flash games offilne in Ubuntu?

I have noticed that there are some very rich HTLM5 games now, simply looking in the Chrome store you can see many. And there are a handful of great flash games. Is it possible to download HTML5 or ...
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How to write simple web-based application for GNOME3?

I know, that GNOME3 UI uses HTML and CSS elements for creating menus and windows. How can I write simple web-based application like some text-editor with own document-format and formatting tools ...
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12.04 and Evolution 3.2.3 HTML email rendering issue

I've been running the 12.04 release now for a few months and my biggest issue is selecting text (highlighting) in an HTML email that is received in Evolution 3.2.3. Attempts to select text or ...
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How to convert and translate HTML file with KDE Lokalize?

To what format and how can I convert HTML file in order to translate it with Lokalize application?
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Bluefish Editor error:failed to create a command

Bluefish Editor shows this error: Failed to create a command for firefox -remote 'openURL(%p)' || firefox '%p'&. Whenever I want to test my HTML code, I click to the browser button in Bluefish ...
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GNU/Linux interactive table content GUI editor?

I often find myself in the need to gather data (say from the internet), into a table, for comparison reasons. I usually need the final table output in HTML or MediaWiki mostly, but often times also ...
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Can apps created using Quickly for Ubuntu be used in Windows or Mac?

Like the topic or how to develop cross platform application based on html and css with system files dealing? I used to use wxpython, but after several web development projects it scares me. I love ...
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recover php, html and css files using photorec [closed]

I need to recover only the above mentioned files from an ntfs partition, but i don't find these files in file opts menu of the photorec (included in testdisk 6.12). Please suggest how to go about it. ...
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Is there a text editor for html files that actually breaks down the content of the file into openable columns?

I am wondering if there is a file editor for Ubuntu that can open and close the different parts of the html file as in the screenshot below: "menu a" here has a little icon that I can click and the ...
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I used wget to download html files, where are the images in the file stored?

Firefox was loading very slow, so I decided to use wget to save HTML files.I used the following command, wget http://textbook.s-anand.net/ncert/class-xii/chemistry/hello-this-first-chapter The ...
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Why am I doing badly on the html5 test?

The version of Firefox in the 10.10 repos seems to perform pretty poorly on the HTML5 test. Why is this? Is there something I can do about that? Does it matter?
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How to display a picture in html?

I am new to Ubuntu and i wanted to write a website on it. I am used to Windows XP and i am used to writing the display image code as follows: img src="C:\Users\Username\My Pictures\Test.jpg" ...