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Ubuntu won't open my jpgs [on hold]

After upgrading to 16.04, half of my jpg/jpeg pictures won't open, stay blank, but they are still in the folder
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Meizu Pro 5: Saving pictures in SD Card instead of phone [duplicate]

How can I set pictures to be saved in the SD card instead of phone itself?
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Pictures disappeared while moving them from external hard drive A to external hard drive B

My pictures disappeared while moving them from external hard drive A to external hard drive B. There was 10GB of pictures that I cant find. I have searched both source and target locations but the ...
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Restore Pictures folder in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm accident delete Pictures folder in /home/my_username. I try to re-create that folder but it seems that the system doesn't understand it. All the pictures I take from the screenshot, shutter, save ...
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Sort files by creation date

I searched a lot to show and sort pictures according to the record date (not "last change" date), but I didn't find any non-terminal program. It should be a Explorer like the Windows Explorer, Thunar ...
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Text size in Pinta 1.3

I was using the text tool in Pinta image editor in Ubuntu 14.04. How do I change the text size in Pinta ?
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Pinta tonal histogram not working

Dear ladies and gentlemen, Pinta is a great tool, but one feature isn't working: the manual histogram tonal value editing closes on click on a color without any changes applied. When started in ...
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How do I copy images from my phone using terminal and keeping original date?

When I use Nautilus, timestamps change. I want to try with terminal, but I cannot give commands including folder ohto@Ohtonkone:/run/user/1000/gvfs/mtp:host=%5Busb%3A003%2C015%5D/SDM/Camera$ How do ...
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Is there an easy way to search the web for images by keyword then download a specified number of the original full size images in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm looking for a simple way to search the internet for images of, say, 'desert landscape' or 'statue of liberty' or something and then download the first n results in the original resolutions as ...
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Unable to access laptop's native camera

I am new to Linux and would like to get the camera running. What might I be missing or what is the error? Running Ubuntu LTS 14.04 on MacBook Air OSX. ** Message: cheese-application.vala:291: Error ...
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Help installing sharpshot picture editor

I need to install sharpshot picture editor on Ubuntu 14.04. I dont know how is there like a command or something that I can just type in the terminal. Thanks
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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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pictures size in foot or inch format

I have many pictures, I'm going to resize them all together from command line in foot unit (or if it's not possible in inch unit). I know there are GUI apps can do this but it works only one by one ...
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confused with Image size between Imagemagik and Inkscape

I'm going to resize pictures, when I use Imagemagik and get information about picture through this command: "identify myfile.jpg" it shows it's size is 1648x2312 but when I import that picture to ...
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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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Need help recovering file from WasteBin [duplicate]

I am a graphics artist and I've lost around 500 pictures that I created by carelessly deleting it in the wastebin... I really need these back as they are for YouTubers and such ;( Please help if you ...
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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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mencoder and sequence of pictures

I would like to create a video of pictures with mencoder, I can do it with: mencoder mf://*.jpeg -mf fps=50 -ovc copy -oac copy output.avi But the problem comes from the name of my pictures......
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Convert batch pictures in command line

I would like to convert in konsole a great number of picture. I need pictures resized in order to achieve a video. I can do it for one picture, I am satisfied with this command : convert ...
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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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Preview of pictures in zip or rar file in Nautilus

Xubuntu is a very nice feature that is a preview (pictures) the zip file in your Thunar file browser. How to do this in Nautius / Ubuntu.
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All my pictures have disappeared without deleting?

All my pictures have disappeared without me deleting them? I use a Sony Vaio laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. Where are my pictures?
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Ubuntu Phone camera is extremely unstable

I've had my phone for 3 days now, and I only manage to snap 3 pictures with my camera on the first day. Since then, the camera has stopped working. It takes ages to load, and when I finally managed ...
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Reorganize photos from an existing folder structure into a new structure

This question might have been asked before, but I am not sure I use the right keywords to find it. I have a directory of photo's, that were (re-) organized before, into a directory structure: Year/...
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Dark pictures in ImageViewer and Firefox

I noticed that the pictures in Image Viewer are a lot darker than they should be. For example if I open the same picture in Shotwell Photo Viewer, then the brightness of the pictures is ok. The same ...
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How do I automatically upload/sync files with Amazon Cloud Storage?

How do I automatically upload/sync my files to Amazon Cloud Storage (not S3)? I'm using 14.04
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How load faster many pictures in one folder?

so I have one's 1.500 pictures in my folder, than it take 30 sec to load all, when I enter again the folder load again, how can I do to load faster?
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Link/merge pictures folder across all users? [duplicate]

What I want to do is, link/merge folders /home/user1/Pictures /home/user2/Pictures so that all the family photos can be stored in a single location and be easily accessible from every user account....
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Sharing files to another account

I have just opened an account on the system settings on my pc for family members. I want to put some pictures and videos from my account on to theirs.
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Replace link for pictures in Nautilus “Places” with symbolic link to an external or other internal drive? Ubuntu 14.04

I have many pictures and when I open Shotwell it takes a very long time to load. I can see the Shotwell window and the progress bar though I do not see the thumbnails until after the indexing is ...
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How to take screenshot of the current video frame in Skype?

I want to take a screenshot of only the video part that I am looking at and not the whole screen. It is possible in the Windows version of Skype, where we can just click the "Take a picture" button ...
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It shows 'No pictures/videos' in my Shotwell

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and I have a lot of pictures on my system, but after I open the main Shotwell window, it doesn't show any picture at all! I've attached a screenshot of the window.
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Can't View Pictures from Samsung S3

I am new to Ubuntu. I have installed Ubuntu 12.04. I plugged in my Samsung S3 into the laptop to see the files and the pictures; however, I can't view the pictures JPG. Please help me to view the ...
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My Wallpapers are Pixelated

I have downloaded multiple backgrounds over 4000x4000 pixels, and somehow they still end up pixelated when i set them as my background in unity. Why is this happening? EDIT: Here is a screenshot of ...
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How can I resize 300 image at the same time? [duplicate]

I have a folder, which include ~300 images. I want to resize it to 800px wide in another folder. How can I do that? I have tried some ImageMagick command.
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Saving changes in pictures

I have made some changes to some of the pictures in my album (like "crop" etc) - how do I save the changes? When i send it it goes back to its original version! Where does obuntu has "save" or "apply" ...
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how to replace pictures in Libre Office document [duplicate]

I have a document that I want to use as a template every so often, I will change the pictures and some of the Documents, but want to keep the general layout. I have been able to do the replace picture ...
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My Android device will not show up on my Ubuntu PC

When I hooked my Android phone up to my PC with windows 7, I could co in to "COmputer" And find my device. How do I find my device on Ubuntu 12.04, so I can import my pictures and music?
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I need to find all pictures on ubutu 13.10

Is there something, I can use to find all the pictures on my pc and external HD and copy them all into one folder ?
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Can't upload pics from cd? [closed]

I recently installed Ubuntu, so I am still a newbie. But I can not upload any pictures from a disc. I can play audio and DVD disc's no problem. I have tried multiple discs with pictures on them and ...
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moving pictures

I downloaded pictures from my phone to computer. all the pictures are now on Shotwell photo manger how do I get them so I can see them from my home folder. I tried right clicking to move it into home ...
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Pidgin does not send photos

I cannot send pictures with pidgin to my facebook-friends. Does anybody know how to solve my problem?
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can you put pictures from the PC to USB, CD or External hard drive

My computer won't work so im going to see if I can use ubuntu to recover my data. I am planning to use ubuntu to put the pictures from my comuter, to my external hard drive, where all my pictures are. ...
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How to copy a directory from one hard drive to another with every single file?

I have a folder I just luckily recovered sitting on: /media/sdc1/Pictures with a BUNCH of subdirectories and files that I need. I want to copy these to a folder on: /media/sdb1/Pictures What ...
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Picture tab is missing

When I first dowloaded Ubuntu, I accidentaly deleted the "pictures" folder in home area. Becasue of this, there's no "pictures" tab on the side. I've gotten around this by just creating a folder ...
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Enable desktop wallpaper change with elapsed time [duplicate]

Is there a way to randomise the ubuntu desktop wallpaper with time for each displayed wallpaper. This will randomly select a wallpaper from the pictures folder and display it for the specified time ...
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Why doesn't picture viewer open any images?

Picture Viewer does not seem to open any images. The program starts up, but the screen is blank. I am trying this in a triple monitor set-up in a Hungarian language version of Ubuntu 12.04.2. I have ...
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Image viewer with mousewheel scrolling

Is there an image viewer which allows the user to scroll the zoomed image using mouse wheel? It's a crucial functionality, which I miss in EOG, gThumb etc...
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How do I Recover the Pictures and Videos?

I had FOUR NTFS partitions on my drive. One on which Windows 7 was installed (C Drive) and the other contained my data (D Drive) (E Drive) (F drive) . During Ubuntu installation I chose to install ...
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Impress missing pictures

In Impress 3.5.4.2 pictures are missing when reopening an odp presentation! They weren't linked but saved in the odp-file! Is this a known issue?