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Start to Finish Guide to Whipping Your Music's Metadata into Shape

Start to Finish Guide to Whipping Your Music's Metadata into Shape
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Fred's ImageMagick Scripts: TEXTCLEANER USAGE: textcleaner [-r rotate] [-l layout] [-c cropoff] [-g] [-e enhance ] [-f filtersize] [-o offset] [-u] [-t threshold] [-s sharpamt] [-s saturation] [-a adaptblur] [-T] [-p padamt] [-b bgcolor] infile outfile USAGE: textcleaner [-help] -r .... rotate .......... rotate image 90 degrees in direction specified if ......................... aspect ratio does not match layout; options are cw ......................... (or clockwise), ccw (or counterclockwise) and n ......................... PURPOSE: To process a scanned document of text to clean the text background. DESCRIPTION: TEXTCLEANER processses a scanned document of text to clean the text background and enhance the text. -r rotate ... -l layout ... -c cropoffsets ... -g ... -e enhance ... -f filtersize ... -o offset ... -t threshold ... -s sharpamt ... -S saturation ... -a adaptblur ... -u ... -T ... -p padamt ... -b bgcolor ...

Custom Windows Visual Styles @iroQuai: dude that sucks so bad, how can u use that? @pnikkosis: Hmm I think it's really a matter of personal preferences... I really like this style! The windows look a lot like the classic windows theme, but then better. I also like the blue taskbar, it's nice and calm. BTW, I'm using the "Plastic" color sceme, which can be seen in the display properties window on the screenshow at deviantart. But you can think it sucks, no problem. @iroQuai: Looks like gnome on Linux. @iroQuai: I actually quite like it and have switched to it...for now, I'm sure that'll change eventually.

How to setup a bit-perfect digital audio streaming client with free software (with LTSP and MPD) - La cocina de la información Introduction This article describes how to create a software environment on your desktop computer which will make it possible to boot a second computer from the network and use that as the interface between the desktop computer –from which the audio files and the boot environment are served– and the external audio equipment.The goal is to achieve maximum audio quality using low-cost off-the-shelve equipment and free software and at the same time offering ease of configuration and use. Of course this comes with a price; reading and understanding this article.When you simply want your PC (with a locally installed mpd) act as an audiophile transport device, please have a look at the article “How to turn Music Player Daemon (mpd) into an audiophile music player”. Background and goals I love both music and free software. After buying this set I started using xbmc on a laptop which was connected to the DAC with a cheap USB cord and really loved the sound. The result is whopping! Preparation

Fix Windows folder unresponsive/slow behavior, green loading bar Hate that green loading bar when browsing a local folder? Makes no sense, right? An old Windows fix for an equally ancient Windows issue. This Windows Explorer "bug" goes back to the days of Windows Vista, yet unfortunately remains a glaring annoyance in Windows 7 and Windows 8. This unresponsive/slowdown behavior is typically seen when browsing the "Downloads" folder, so it's very likely it's happened to you as well. Windows tries to be smart about the files you store in your folders and thus optimizes the view and sorting options for pictures or videos. Needless to say it's a very frustrating behavior, but thankfully something that can be easily fixed. In Windows Explorer, right click the Downloads folder (or any folder you are having issues with), then select Properties. That should do the trick. Note Windows might forget this setting in the future if you keep storing certain types of files (images or videos) and again default to optimize for them.

About | Kodi Kodi® Kodi® (formerly known as XBMC™) is an award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media center for playing videos, music, pictures, games, and more. Kodi runs on Linux, OS X, Windows, iOS, and Android, featuring a 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls. It allows users to play and view most videos, music, podcasts, and other digital media files from local and network storage media and the internet. Our forums and Wiki are bursting with knowledge and help for the new user right up to the application developer. We also have helpful Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Youtube pages. Disclaimer: Kodi does not provide any media itself. Music Kodi can play all your music including AAC, MP3, FLAC, OGG, WAV and WMA formats. Movies Kodi can do movies too! TV shows The TV shows library supports episode and season views with posters or banners, watched tags, show descriptions and actors. Pictures PVR and Live TV Add-ons Skin Metropolis UPnP Web Interfaces

How to Use the Infinite Number of Email Addresses Gmail Gives You I'd like to point out that some web services don't recognize email addresses that have a "+" in them, they'll just error and say "this looks like an invalid email address". You could, however, insert a "." in a strange spot in your email address for that service (fi.rstnamelastname@gmail.com) Yeah but in that case the service is at fault not complying with ... because "! # $ % & ' * + - / = ? ^ _ ` . { | } ~" are all valid in the local part of an email adresss (aka the part before the @) Good to know, but that still doesn't make it work. It's true that it doesn't make the technique work, but it's also a good indicator that they don't know how the Internet was designed to work, which may have other implications for the security of the data you are trying to give them. RFC-822 Email Address Validation: (? RFC-5322 Email Address Validator: /(? Not sure why everyone thinks email addresses are so simple....

The Almost Definitive FOURCC Definition List - Vid These are the FOURCCs I know about that refer to compressed formats (the ones that you see displayed when you don't have the right codec installed to play a given AVI file). If you know of any more, please drop me a line. If you can't find the codec you are looking for here, please take a look on the links page for other sites offering codec information and download. A good place to start is MovieCodec.com which offers codec downloads, tools, discussion and other useful information. If you are confused by any terms, you may find help on the "video-related acronyms" page. AlternativeTo - Social Software Recommendations Monkey's Audio - a fast and powerful lossless audio compressor

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