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Questions tagged [convert]

related to the conversion from one [file-] format to another

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No manual entry for xerces

How do I install xerces so that I can use it for schema validation? I've tried: libxerces-c-doc libxerces-c-samples libxerces-c3.2 libxerces2-java libxerces2-java-doc Probably it's installed, but ...
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Convert .csv file to .ods using terminal

Is it possible convert .csv files to .ods files using command line? I have a lot archives to convert and I don't want convert them one by one.
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Convert single page from PDF to JPEG and getting error: `no matches found: Binder3.pdf[12]`

I want to convert single page from 333 PDF pages file. I have tried with this command: convert Binder3.pdf[12] image.jpg, but for some reason I am getting this error: zsh: no matches found: ...
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convert: not authorized `11BKK.eps' @ error/constitute.c/WriteImage/1028

For the last very many years I have successfully used: convert file.jpg file.eps Please help.
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moving text in video with ffmpeg always 3 minute

I have a problem. I have found a tutorial on how to add text in videos using ffmpeg. but I want every 3 minute. I get the script only 10 second 1 time. I want 3 minute 1 time. my script: ffmpeg -i ...
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How to encode / convert a complete folder using ffmpeg?

I have 20 music videos in one folder and I want to change the quality from 1080p to 720p with ffmpeg, because I'm tired of having to convert every single file. So I want to ask for a solution how to ...
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convert 720p to 1080p 60fps ffmpeg

I'm confused where to ask. I want to ask, please give the encode script to convert the video I made from 720p to 1080 60fps. when I check the video I can't reach 60fps if I use the script below ...
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Convert .gsm to .wav wiht SOX

I'm trying to convert one music files with format .gsm to format .wav. This is how I tried for f in *.gsm; do sox $f new/${f%.wav}; done The result is that I get the same files with the same format ...
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Convert a 1 channel image to a 3 channel image

I have a grayscale image that has only 1 channel. I am using a code that expects all images to have three channels. How can I convert my image to a 3 channel image using some Linux commands? Here is ...
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Build or Convert

I have been playing around with Ubuntu and it is perfect for what I need a computer for. I don't need to worry about Microsoft office(I use it through Dex on my note 9). I want a strictly Ubuntu ...
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Always able to read .eps files, now can't open/convert this specific one

I am trying to open an .eps file, but I can't: every reader I try just freezes, even though the same opened other .eps files previously. I tried with gimp, which usually opens whatever files, but it ...
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Word to Latex Converter GUI software?

Is there any software to convert word to LaTeX files. I have seen some terminal based project. is there any GUI program?
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Trouble with batch conversion of .png to .pdf using convert

convert /home/bill/TempScan/*.png myfile.pdf gives error message: convert-im6.q16: not authorized `myfile.pdf' @ error/constitute.c/WriteImage/1037. Any help would be appreciated!
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Error during converting jpg to pdf

Each time I want to convert jpg file to pdf by this command convert *.jpg pictures.pdf I have this error message: convert: not authorized `pictures.pdf' @ error/constitute.c/WriteImage/1028.
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Software to convert video to picture or video to .JPG to avoid taking screenshots by hand for many videos

I want an application to convert videos to a series of images. I need to be able to do conversion from videos to .jpg and .png and other picture format output files. I need to be able to set the ...
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How to resize a gif without deforming and remove the blank white region when it's cropped?

The below gif's dimensions are 600*800. Height is 800 pixels, so there's a lot of blank space at the bottom I want to remove. This was saved as old.gif: file old.gif old.gif: GIF image data, ...
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Bulk-convert Word Perfect to LibreOffice Format?

Is there a way to bulk-convert old Word Perfect word processing files to LibreOffice Writer format in Ubuntu? It's apparently possible to convert them one at a time, but when you have over a decade of ...
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Convert error when changing pdf to png

I was trying convert a pdf to an image when I got this error. I have since converted the pdf to an image using a screenshot tool, but Im concerned that when I work more with the person that provided ...
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Is there any application to convert gif file to txt file in linux? [duplicate]

Is there any application to convert a gif file to txt file in linux?
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convert with -resample changes background to black

When I create a pdf and use convert to increase the image resolution, for some reason the background is changed to black. Here's an example \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} \begin{center} {\...
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Convert Text Books to Audiobooks?

I know that there are services, such as Zamzar that will convert a file type such as ebpub to an audio format such as an mp3. Is there such software on Ubuntu systems?
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How do I combine .tif files without tiffcp

I have 536 .tif files. I want to join them and convert the output file into a pdf file. Now the problems which I am facing are: tiffcp gives an error: Unknown field with tag 32934 (0x80a6) ...
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Fonts supported by Paps(text to pdf conversion)

I'm using paps package to convert a lot of text files to pdf with different fonts for each(Automated using python). The problem with paps is that it doesn't yield an error when the specified font isn'...
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Convert .ods document to .docx document

I want to convert a LibreOffice document to an MSWord document but I haven't found any tool for the conversion. Does anyone know how to do this?
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Convert ext4 to btrfs with kernel > 4.0

I'm thinking about converting the data disk of my little home server from ext4 to btrfs. After some reading I came over the btrfs-convert (from package btrfs-tools), that allows in-place conversion ...
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Converting EPUB to PDF using Pandoc

I want to convert my test.epub to PDF format using Pandoc. I tried (given here) pandoc -f epub -t test.epub -o outfile.pdf which throws the following error: cannot produce pdf output from pdf I ...
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Can you view a gif icon as an stillshot image? [duplicate]

I have a few GIF images, but they are just a grey icon that says GIF. Can't tell them apart otherwise aside from the name. In other words: my picture folder has images, you know which one you are ...
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Convert a .MP4 to Opus Via Command Line?

I'm looking for a command line method to convert .mp4's to .opus files. I've read (How to convert a sound file to Opus), but most (If not all) of the answers were unable to do so in a command line ...
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Press Quality PDF from a GIMP file? Link to Converter+ download? [duplicate]

so is there a way to end up with a press quality PDF file from a GIMP file that includes appropriate CMYK colors? That is what we need to end up with to print an invite that was designed in GIMP. And ...
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How to convert Microsoft Office XML formated spreadsheet to .xls file

I have an Microsoft Office XML that starts with: <?xml version="1.0"?> <?mso-application progid="Excel.Sheet"?> <Workbook xmlns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:spreadsheet" xmlns:o="...
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How to crop an image on terminal

I am trying to use imagemagic convert on ubuntu to crop an image from a .ps file, and to make this cropped part as a separate image or ,png or .jpg i tried the following but i was not lucky: convert ...
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How to convert all the images in a directory to jpg?

I have so many different images in a directory with sequential names 1 2 3 4 ... I was wondering if it was possible to convert all of them to jpg and resize them all to 900x900 without preserving ...
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mp4 videos has somehow changed to jpg format

I was thinking that I have lost some of my mp4 videos. Now I have found them as a large size jpg files. I don't know how that happened bud would like to be able to play them again. Just renaming them ...
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Converting an encrypted .ps file to a .pdf file

I want to convert my .ps file (which was created from an encrypted .pdf file) back to a .pdf format. Using ps2pdf in ghostscript gives me the following message on my command prompt: This PostScript ...
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convert normal diff to unified diff or use normal diff in patch

I have a normal diff file but I can't patch with it. So how can I convert this normal diff to unified diff or patch with normal diff file? Only in /tmp/ns-allinone-2.26/ns-2.26/common: misc.o diff -...
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PDF to Single, Continuous JPG [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to convert a PDF to a single, continuous JPG. I've tried: convert source.pdf output.jpg But I get all separate pages, eg: output-1.jpg output-2.jpg output-3.jpg ... Is there ...
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Unable to convert .arf file to mp4 in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I am getting below error while converting .arf file to mp4. root@milind:/nbr2_mp4# ./nbr2mp4 '/home/milind/Downloads/devops_practitioner_batch_3_aug_26-27_sep_2-3-9-10-16-17_2017-20170902_1327-...
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convert a sequence of ppm images to avi video

I want to convert a sequence of ppm images to avi video (or another possible video format acceptable by OpenCV) First I converted the ppm images with no drop in quality to jpg: $ for f in *ppm ; do ...
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Combine two ffmpeg commands to encode, watermark, and subtitle a file

How to integrate these two commands so I only need to run one? I want to add watermark, encode the quality and add a subtitle all with one command. Encode and watermark: ffmpeg -i video.mp4 -i ...
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Converting python to shell script [closed]

I was wandering if there is a way to translate python to shell script, because I have a .py script and I wanted to translate it to a shell script.
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Howto burn an Audio-CD DIRECTLY from mp3? [closed]

I'm really pissed about the tons of optional burning-tools on my linux mint now. I can't find even one that is capable to convert and burn standard mp3s. Why is that? Why do I obviously have to ...
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How to automatically segment video using ffmpeg without re-encoding?

I have a 2 hour video. I want to make 30 minute sections but avoid re-encoding. So 2 hours of video into four 30 minute videos. How can I do this using a single ffmpeg command? I am using Ubuntu 16....
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Convert Website to PDF (recursively)

Is there any way to convert a web page and its sub pages into one PDF file?
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Recommendation: GUI video to GIF editor

There are already questions on how to: Convert a video to GIF at the command line Record a screencast What are friendly, full-featured GUI editing tools to create a GIF from a video? Ideally, I'm ...
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How To Command Linux Ubuntu Convert Video To 4k?

How to convert video to 4k? Because in windows usually use wondershare video converter. But how on linux? Please help me i use ubuntu 16.04 64 bit
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How to bulk convert html content of eml files to doc (Word) files

I got over 5000 of eml files with html content (declared as text/html utf-8 in headers, but...) and I need to convert them to the only format our outsourced translator supports - Microsoft Word .doc ...
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Bash script gives warnings / errors although it works as expected. How can I edit to remove warnings / errors?

I use the following script to batch-combine image sequences located inside sub-directories into .pdf files. It works well, but prints errors whilst operating. I am interested in refining the script ...
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How can I convert many images into a movie? [duplicate]

How can I convert many images into a movie? I have about 12000 images, and I want to create a movie based on the timestamps of the images. The timestamp is also the filename. I tried using convert ...
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Is there a way to download a video's audio in mp3 using flashgot without using a youtube-to-mp3 converter?

Now, I know that there are tons of questions about this topic but not quite this one as it specifically asks about flashgot. The unique trait of flashgot is that it works with every website (not like ...