Questions about opening / editing / saving images using image-editing applications.

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Mouse pointer showing background image

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop version. My mouse cursor is showing a background image of 1x1 inch^2 rectangle as can be seen in this image. I have not been able to figure out why this background ...
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NAS JBOD2 2 Drive Raid 0 Enclosure Failure Data Recovery

0 down vote favorite I have a Caldigit Enclosure that had 2 2TB Sata Hard Drives in the unit. The Enclosure seems to have failed during a data recovery operation where the partition was lost during a ...
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How to convert .jpg or .png image to .raw

Is there any software that converts JPEG or PNG to RAW? I have been looking around and just found a few software that make the inverse anyway.
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image sizes width and height in file explorer - how to view

I have a bunch of different sized images in a folder. I would like to sort the images by widthXheight and then copy some to another folder using a file explorer. (In this case i want to move all my ...
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Color calibration on Ubuntu

I noticed that colours on Ubuntu look different than on Windows, on the same laptop. The problem is that when I use Photoshop in Virtualbox and I make a solid colour image in one colour, and when I ...
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Blank images on copy paste from pdf to image editor or libreoffice

Lately I have to extract few specific images from pdf and save them as image file. For example, the following is the image copied from pdf (right click and copy image Ctrl+C). While pasting same ...
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concatenate two images one at bottom of other

Using convert command line, we can concatenate img1.png with img2.png: convert img1.png img2.png +append full_img.png However, the command above adds img2.png to the right of img1.png. How to ...
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digikam: organize imported image

I am using digikam to import and organize pictures from hard disks. It seems that digikam is not reading the metadata to catalogue the pictures by date. How can enforce digikam to read the ...
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Windows-like slideshow viewers

Is there any image viewer that would allow me to select folders A, B and C and play the images in them as a slideshow while maintaining the order within the folders - not mixing all of the images and ...
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Where's the best place to download Ubuntu virtual machines? [closed]

I'm using VirtualBox on OSX, and found a list of images here. But as of today it doesn't include an image for 14.04. What URLs would you suggest to ease the search for a client image of Ubuntu 14.04? ...
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How to apply “drop shadow” to anti-aliased text?

I have an image of anti-aliased text on a transparent background, and I want to apply the "drop shadow" effect as well. However, the shadows ignore the semi-transparent pixels inside the selection, ...
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How does Image Viewer know to autorotate picture?

I have two files, which were once identical, but one was rotated using Windows Photo Viewer on Windows. Let's call them the raw image and the rotated image. The logical representation of this image is ...
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How can i see images from my ftp server of ubuntu, directly from browser in form of gallery?

I have Ubuntu installed on AWS running an FTP server. Images are uploaded continuously to the FTP server. Is it possible to view the images directly in the form of a gallery? Could I use Ubuntu's ...
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What does Ubuntu use for creating cloud-images?

I wonder how they are creating these images ? Are they using FAI or some custom process ? If you could give me some guidance how to create these images ? I would to have them with syslinux instead ...
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Can I run and install Ubuntu (Mac iso) on a non apple product? [duplicate]

I want to design a Ubunntu image customized for mac, but... dont have a macbook... Can I run and install Ubuntu (Mac iso) on a non apple product?
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Make feh (image viewer similar to xv) readonly?

I used feh (an image viewer similar to xv) to view an image and then keyboard ">" to view the image rotated and then "q" to quit. feh overwrote the original image with the rotated image! How do I ...
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How to convert images into other formats?

Is there an application which can do the following?: Resize one or more images Compress images Rotate and flip images Rename multiple images using a progressive number or a prefix/suffix Convert an ...
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convert animated gifs to sprite sheets

I have a shell scripting request, I haven’t spent much time figuring it out myself yet, but I want to try and convert animated gifs into sprite sheets for use in SDL game development. I know how to ...
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Where I Can get Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf DVD Label and DVD cover image?

I found this image on http://irfree.com/applications/windows/513065-ubuntu-1510-wily-werewolf.html But they do not have a printable version, I searched all over the Internet and couldn't find any ...
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wget and cURL not working with bash script

I am trying to download an images off a website and have tried: curl -o img.jpg (URL) wget (URL) -O img.jpg wget --save-headers -U "Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US) AppleWebKit/534.17 (KHTML, ...
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Resizing pictures

Currently running Ubuntu 15.04. I am trying to resize a set of photos which original size of each is 3906*2602. Whether I try with darktable or mogrify specifying 1920*1080 I end up with 1621*1080. ...
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JPG displays colors less bright than PNG in Image Viewer

When I save an image in Gimp to JPG and PNG, then open it in Image Viewer, the JPG version seems less bright. The PNG is like when opened in Gimp. When opening both images in Gimp or in Photoshop on ...
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Processing Nikon D5300 Raw images in Ubuntu

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and I have installed both UFRaw and DarkTable. but I have problem processing Nikon D5300 raw files (.nef). every raw image I open in both applications has a purple tint. I ...
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How do I save areas of an Inkscape file to separate SVG files?

I am working on making window buttons for a Unity 7 theme using Inkscape. The file I have uses a 7x4 grid, with each grid space 19px square and containing a single button image. Multiple layers are ...
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How to insert image in zenity?

I have tried --window-icon in zenity by giving the image path, but it is not working... The code I tried is zenity --window-icon "/home/pavan/Downloads/badge.png" --title "Search Box" --text "Type to ...
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How to put a transparent image over everything

I am creating a program for Ubuntu which should be able to display an image (probably animated) over the top of all windows, although if the image is over the top of a button on an application, it ...
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Is there a tool in linux/gimp to dynamically layout a grid of images for scrapbook cutouts?

I'm looking for a tool that will layout images into grids dynamically without altering their proportions. The purpose would be to make cutting image printouts much faster for scrapbooking. I know a ...
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How to rename more than one file into a folder with Lubuntu [duplicate]

I use Lubuntu 15.04, 64 Bit version. I used to use a software called "IrfanView" to edit, rename (as a batch processing) and organize my images collection (taken with my digital camera). ...
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Images appears discoloured in Image Viewer

As the title says, every image I open using Image viewer is discoloured. It appears more green-ish and purple-ish. I am using Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. How can I solve this?
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SVG image viewer with auto-reload and auto-fit

I am currently building a project that requires the creation of multiple SVG images. Hence, I was on the hunt for a proper image viewer that supports this file format. The EOG (Eye Of Gnome) viewer ...
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Image recognition search software?

I have recently lost an image, I know it is somewhere on my machine, but I don't where. And I have an image which looks very similar to it. Is there any kind software for Ubuntu similar to the Google ...
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How to upload many Images to Google Photo?

I have 70k images in 2k directories on my ubuntu PC. I want to upload them to google photo to the unlimited store (called "high quality" with reduced size). This solutions looks too complicated to ...
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Display all images using next arrow from a compressed file(zip or rar )

Is there a way to display an image from compressed file(zip or rar file) and then press next arrow to display the next image in that compressed file (zip or rar file). In both cases(where we have a ...
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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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Attempting to recovery data from an iomega MHNDHD NAS Drive

Hi I have an iomega MHNDHD NAS Drive that smart diagnostics showed was on its way to fail so I did a ddrescue on the data partition and saved the data to an image. There was quite a few bad sectors, ...
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Gimp color tools don't work

When I try to run color modification tools like right-click -> Colors -> Colorize (or any of the color tools, Brightness / Contrast, Hue / Saturation, etc), nothing happens: When I click Colorize ...
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How can I resize all images contained in a PDF?

I have some PDFs (lecture notes, probably created with PowerPoint and certainly not scanned!) which have super high resolution images. I would like all images in those PDFs to be resized to at most ...
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screensaver show randomly picture from folder as in windows

My question is exactely the same as this one except the answer doesn't work it juste pick an image from the folder and display it. Is there a way to juste like windows set a folder and set the ...
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Combine multiple images with X and Z coords

I'm working on terrain for a game, and the output I chose in the terrain generation software is 256 1024x1024 tiles that I need to combine into one big .png. I've tried running some image stitching ...
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How to set an animated background image or locked screen?

I have got this gif: Which I wish to set as my locked screen image, however I am unable to do so because if I go into Settings > Background, and then go to the Pictures tab, I am only able to ...
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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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Graphics Problem ( Folder Icons, Images not opening!)

I am using Lubuntu,yesterday an update was being installed and suddenly the power went off. When I booted after sometime all graphical icons are gone ! The images arent opening, network icon, volume ...
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Image viewer that shows transparent as white or different color, not as checkered

I have made a number of graphical mockups in SVG, and then exported them to PNG. They all have transparent background, because that makes sense in my case. However, it isn't easy to browse through ...
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Bash script to convert multiple image sequences to video files

I'm trying to make a script to take multiple series of image sequences within subdirectories of the present working directory and send them through ffmpeg to create video files in the present working ...
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Where are specified the default packages to install in all ubuntu images (liveCd, Server, mini, netboot …)

I would like to know where and how do you tell which default packages your Live CD or mini.iso, netboot ... have to install? I think all theses images use different method to do that ...
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How to get Shutter Edit feature to open images in GIMP?

I often take screenshots with Shutter, and after doing this, I sometimes wish to edit them, so I am forced to open GIMP and then find them in my file system to edit, as the built-in image editor in ...
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Customize eog supported extensions

I have a bunch of .CR2 files placed in some directory. But if I double-click on one of them, eog watches only it and ignores it's neighbours. I mean, it can't switch to next or previous image of that ...
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Using MAAS to deploy graphical shell on office workstations

Would it be possible to deploy desktop images to my office workstations from MAAS? I would like to see a scenario in which the workstations have a graphical shell and some PXE boot KVM instances ...
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Software to Automatically Remove Background from Images?

Are there any Ubuntu alternatives to this software which makes it easier to remove the background of an image? I'm currently using GIMP in different ways to do the same but for some images it takes ...
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How to get Firefox to only load images from trusted origins

As you can see by the name, I am paranoid, and I realise that I can get something malicious on my machine through looking at an image. I have disabled my browser's cache, but this still only limits ...