Questions tagged [file-converter]

Software that converts files from one type of file to another (or interacts with other software doing so; e.g. software that converts .txt files to .pdf files.)

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is there an idiomatic way to store and retrieve binary or text data as cassette tape audio?

For exploratory purposes, I'd like to try working with tape-based storage, and it seems like compact audio cassettes would be a readily available piece of hardware to play with. I want to take binary ...
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Edit or convert Foreflight checklist file (.fmd)

I am looking for software to edit or convert .fmd files created by ForeFlight. ForeFlight has a checklist feature. I want to edit these either online or in a piece of software (instead of the app ...
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Convert mbox to eml, or similar deduplicate internal duplicate email messages

I have many mbox files with internally overlapping content so there are duplicates that cannot be found directly. I'd like to extract EML files for each message and then have them as loose files for ...
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Dead simple WAV to MP3 converter

I am looking for a minimalistic free audio converter for elderly people. They are absolute technical noobs, thus I can't tell them to use ffmpeg. 15 years ago, I used Lamedrop. It literally had no ...
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Converting an entire directory from UTF-8 to Shift JIS in Windows

I need to be able to convert an entire directory of txt-like files (.srt files in this case) from UTF-8 to Shift JIS. I'm looking for efficient ways to do this, since its likely I'll need to do this ...
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How to extract floppy disk dumps (SCP or RAW files) into standard files?

For example, this archive.org entry contains both KryoFlux Raw files and SuperCard Pro SCP files. In Windows, how can they be extracted into the original files that were on those floppy disks?
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Any good tpk\tpkx file converters?

I would like to know if good, paineless, tpk/tpkx to any other tile format exists. For example, converting to shapefiles etc. Thank you
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Python library for image to font conversion

I am looking for a library that allows me to convert images into fonts. I am not looking for Optical Character Recognition software.
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Tool to convert HTML entities & numeric code representations of Unicode characters to UTF-8 (Windows CLI)

Please recommend a gratis command-line (CLI) tool for Windows that will convert all HTML entities as well as common Unicode character numeric code representations within ANSI/UTF-7 encoded text files ...
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Epub to PDF converter, Offline

Almost every app I see is using cloud/server to convert epub to pdf. Is there an offline app that does the conversion locally? If not, what's the reason they do it on the server? I'm not looking for ...
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Convert PDF to SVG with highlighting working

What I need I am trying to convert a large PDF file to SVG format. I want the SVG file to be able to highlight words (like I can with the PDF) when I open it up using a web browser for example. This ...
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Command Line Program for Converting XML to CSV

I need a software for converting xml files to csv. It has to run on Windows Server 2012 / 2016 on command line. The software must have good support (updates, live help etc..)
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Free Java library to convert various (as many file types as possible) to PDF

I'm looking for a free Java library to convert various file types (as many file types as possible) to PDF. By various file types, I mean at least most images, Microsoft office documents (at least Word ...
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Macos, calibre pdf to ePub converter alternatives

I find this app very slow to convert from pdf to ePub, is it outdated? I looked at alternatives on the web, however they all seem like ads, pushing their products for financial incentive rather than ...
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Is there an open source slideshow to video converter?

Being a Libre Office user, I am having trouble finding a solution to convert my slides to video. I tried Xilisoft, however there were some troubles like the same software was unable to read my Libre ...
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Tool to extract only text with pdf

Is there a tool to extract only text from a pdf file? The tool should completely ignore images. Extra points for (i) option to ignore headers and footers, (ii) converting each inline equation to a ...
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Tool to convert a groff ms document to HTML

I'm looking for a tool for converting groff ms documents to HTML. In particular, I would like the generated HTML to produce hyperlinks from each entry in the Table of Contents to the section in the ...
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Free software to convert PDF to HTML

I want to convert PDF to HTML and I don't want to get hard and long HTML code. I want to get easy to understand and short HTML code. But I don't know how. I need a free software.
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Convert AAX (Audible) audio file to MP3

I'd like to convert an AAX audio file (audio book downloaded from Audible) to MP3 so I can listen to it on an older portable device, which does not support this format, nor use of apps such as the ...
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Library/Opensource project in Android for converting pdf to epub

I have an android epub reader project which uses Readium SDK for opening epub files. I'm trying user to open pdf files to which I want to convert to epub, store it to internal storage and make it ...
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svg 2 dxf conversion

I would like to know where I can find a reliable tool/library for conversion of svg to dxf. In between formats are also allowed as long as the dxf output is an exact replica of the svg. So that means ...
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Convert big mobi file to pdf

I have a mobi file, sized 225 MB, which I want to convert to pdf. There are dozens of websites, for this type of conversion, but none works for this file, because the size of the file is too large. I ...
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Free XSL-FO to PDF converter besides Apache FOP

Is there any free software around besides Apache FOP to convert XSL-FO to PDF? I have found FO.Net - however, the need for an extra runtime or an asp-aware web service does not appeal to me. The ...
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A software for downloading an online book

Is there some kind of software that would allow me to download this online book and/or convert it to pdf? http://ip194097.ntcu.edu.tw/memory/TGB/thak.asp?id=578 Of course I could save each page ...
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Software/Tool to convert pdf

Looking for Software/Tool to convert normal/traditional/sequential pdf to Booklet PDF and Vice Versa
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Notebook (.nb) → Jupyter (.ipynb) converter besides Mathematica?

Is there a way to convert Mathematica Notebook files (.nb) to Jupyter files (.ipynb) without using Mathematica?Is there a free online utility or other piece of software that can do this?
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Is there any tool which can help me to import my .msg files into PDF format?

I have approximately 1500 .msg files in my system, but now I'm not using Outlook as my email client and want to convert all .msg files into PDF format, because PDF is very easy to use and I can access ...
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Converting 3D printing CAD to Technical drawing

I designed some items that I currently 3D print and I plan on patenting, however I need to provide technical drawings in India ink or it's equivalent. Is there anything that will convert from ...
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Is there any application for mobile by using that I can convert sound from a video to text

I have one video in English language. Some of words I am not understanding so I though of to convert that video sound to text so that I can read it.
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Online Video convertor

I have a couple of online video links that are in HD and hence of higher size. It's not possible for me to accommodate such large collections of videos. Is it possible to convert this on some high ...
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Convert BDMV files to MKV format

I'd like to convert quite a few BDMV files to MKV files. I know you can do this with MakeMKV, which isn't freeware. Are there any good freeware programs out there to accomplish this?
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What's a good Developmental Tool for Extracting Bookmark to Page No. Mapping From pdf?

I want to extract the page numbers of bookmarks from .pdf files. I need to be able to pass filename and it should yield: Bookmark Page Number loophard 3 leetfart 45 seedmart 68 as output ...
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Converting PDF to text

I have multiple PDF documents that contains a lot of text. I want to use these texts in a search engine I'm developing. This search engine is using software that cannot work with PDF files, but can ...
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Software to convert html, css and javascript into a flash swf

Is it possible to convert a website say embedded as an iframe (being the iframe site is coded in html, css and javascript using libraries like react, angular and jquery) into a flash swf project?
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Tool for converting JPGs to PDFs, and resizing PDFs [closed]

I have a ton (!) of multi-page documents that need to be converted to PDF from JPGs. I also need to re-size PDFs that are way larger than they need to be. Looking for fast, efficient, and reasonable ...
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Audio converter WAV to MP3 for Windows

I voice record a lot and the recorder outputs in WAV. These recordings are usually > 1hr. I don't care very much about audio quality but want the files compressed for cloud storage backup. Is there ...
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Software to open ~.PTS file

Good day! I have a file in ~.PTS format. It is a surveying output that should contain the following info: Point Name, ex. STA-1 Eastings, similar to the x-coordinates Northings, similar to the y-...
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How to convert to/from a CorelDraw .WI wavelet-compressed image file

I have a large sample of .WI images I need to convert to e.g. JPEGs, but the format now seems defunct. The mimetype is image/wavelet. The compression algorithm was developed by Summus, a US company ...
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Software to convert MHT (MHTML) files to browser - and platform - neutral single-file file format

I discovered today that Firefox 57.0.4 no longer is able, even via add-ons, to display MHT files (confirmed Google Chrome doesn't either ... I don't know if it ever did). https://support.mozilla.org/...
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open source large dbf file converter to csv

I'm looking for a gratis software that can convert a large dbf file called gpmouve.dbf (1 Gigabyte in size) to a csv file. All the options I found are either not gratis or not working correctly. I ...
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Tool to convert indented text to work breakdown structure

Does anyone knows a gratis (and open source if possible) tool to convert indented text to a work breakdown structure (or mindmap)? I know of text2mindmap but the output mindmap is stacked vertically ...
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How to convert PDF to PSD with layers

I have designed a cover book with TikZ which the output is normally a .pdf file. Now the publisher wants me an open-layered .tiff and although I know how to convert it to files like .jpg or .psd, but ...
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GUI bulk and intellectual image converter to convert png to jpeg with minimal losses and excluding containing transparency

I know about some 'advanced' converters, thats can optimize jpeg files piecemeal, strongly squeezing "unimportant" areas and practically without touching real content of image. In addition, there are ...
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Secure File Storage

I have some file I want to store that I do not want to be readable with out proper software or conversion. I used to ZIP file until Windows 7 Started to scan the zip file and "Remove Viruses". The ...
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Free Windows program to convert video from VOB

As the tile says, I am looking for a gratis Windows program to convert video from VOB. Preferred output format is MKV or MP4, but I will accept any common Widows format (AVI, etc). Please recommend ...
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A tool for converting date copy into date format

Is there a certain software which would take in a date as a string (Thursday, May 18, 2017 6:30:28am) and output something like 'dddd, MMMM Do YYYY, h:mm:ss a' (moment.js format in this case, strftime ...
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Convert JSON to CSV

I'm looking for software that will convert JSON formatted data into CSV formatted data with or without header values. I'd prefer for this software to be able to take the JSON formatted file from a ...
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Web page to PDF converter

I am looking for a JavaScript or PHP plugin/library to convert a beautifully designed website (using CSS) to PDF file. To clarify further, I need to convert the HTML-CSS output on the webpage to PDF ...
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Convert multiple .m4a or wav audio files to mp3

My question is about converting multiple audio files from one format to another especially from .m4a to mp3. Is there any software that can do it? Also I'm interested in converting it using only ...
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Converting pdf into HTML5 that the user can turn pages on

I am looking for a program that converts a pdf into HTML5 (or flash) that the end user can turn pages on as if it were a paper book. Example: http://www.caminetto.hu/hu/etlapunk.html Sound is a ...
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