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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Library for transforming structured text files (XML to JSON or JSON to CSV)

I'm looking for a library that will transform text files in one format into text files in another format. Example formats are XLS, XML, JSON, TSV, CSV, and various forms of fixed field length files. ...
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How do I convert a PDF file to PDF/A in Delphi?

I need to convert a PDF file to PDF/A. Which libraries are available? (Preferably Delphi but other platforms should be OK, even .NET). My preferred option would have been to use http://synactis.com/...
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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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Software to parse an .ics calendar file

What software can quickly and easily perform the following task: Separate the events from a single .ics calendar file that contains multiple calendars into separate .ics files, one for each calendar. ...
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Reduce the file size of a PDF (except CLI)

Currently, when I need to reduce the size of a PDF file I use ghostscript in a CLI command like this (with some variances when I'm working with images): $ gs -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dCompatibilityLevel=1....
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Visual Basic to Python Converter (Not Online)

I need to be able to convert a large, legacy, code base written in Visual Basic 6, (as released in 1998 and with support stopped in 2008), to python so as to extend the support life and provide cross-...
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Convert a .bbl file to a .bib file

I am looking for a program or web service that can convert a .bbl file to a .bib file. Any OS/license/price is fine. I am aware that some information may be missing in the resulting .bib file, which ...
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PDF to movie converter

I look for a software to convert a PDF file to a movie file (for example MP4). The basic requirements are: Free Slide show or animation support to ease viewing the PDF contents on the screen Nice to ...
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Convert XML to a relational database

I am looking for a program, script or web service that can take one XML file as input, and build a relational database from it (schema + populating it). Ideally, MySQL, MariaDB or Postgres. Microsoft ...
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Inkscape Alternative for Programmatic Manipulation of SVG Using PHP

EDIT: I originally stated that I was unable to manipulate Inkscape SVGs with JavaScript; this was an error on my part, owing to my failure (in my joy over discovering this site) to revisit the project ...
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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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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 .mbox files to .sql

I am looking for a program that can convert .mbox files to .sql (or directly insert .mbox data into some database). It should run on Windows or Linux. If possible: Gratis Open source can handle ...
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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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Which video stabilizer keeps the horizon?

Which video conversion software tracks a reference picture as being horizontal and rotates all other frames of a video accordingly? Most video stabilizers don't rotate the video around 90 degrees or ...
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.odm to .mp3 Audiobook Converter

So through my library, they have a subscription to an audiobook provider where I checked out a few books. I then went to their download section and under the book I checked out, it had a button that ...
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What free audio file converters for Windows 7 support the broadest amount of sound file formats?

I would like to know what are the best free audio file converters which can be downloaded and installed as applications on Windows 7. I am looking for 3GPP to MP3 conversion in particular, but would ...
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Web application to convert Excel files to PDF (Separate PDF for each worksheet)

Is there any web application to convert an Excel file with multiple sheets to PDF files? Each sheet will be created as a new PDF file. If I have 3 worksheets in Excel, I'll have 3 PDFs after ...
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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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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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Tool to transform NMAP results to something RSA Archer consumes

While nmap can write an XML file with -oX the fields do not map very cleanly to those that RSA Archer imports. For example, for hardware in Archer Device Type is a required field, but that isn't ...
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IBM Notes (previously Lotus Notes) exporter to maildir

Is anybody aware of a means by which to export IBM Notes mail to maildir? Ideally the source code for it would be publicly available. I came across a python script to export IBM Notes to mbox format ...
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Convert Tibia OTBM file to Minecraft

I am new to Minecraft modding but I program for a living and it looks quite simple to get around. I have this fantasy and a quick internet search shows I'm not the only one. For those of you who do ...
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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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Looking for Windows-based software for opening a WireShark .dump file w/o WireShark

Apparently there is a way in Ubuntu, but I'm on a Windows box. XP, to be specific. I want to import this data into Access, but can't figure out how to even open the file and Access won't recognize ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is there software to convert Pagemaker to any document format (doc, docx, or odt)?

This is a very long shot. I have a lot of old publications that were produced with Adobe Pagemaker 6.0 or 7.0. I do not have the software and it is no longer downloadable from Adobe site. Is there by ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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PDF to image converter that acts like making a screenshot of a PDF reader

I would like to use a PDF file as screensaver on Linux. For that purpose I thought of converting the single pages of a PDF file to images and giving these to an image-slideshow screensaver. But of ...
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Software to convert a EXE to MSI

What's the best free tool to convert EXE to MSI? I'd like to convert X-lite installer. The goal is to deploy X-lite with a GPO Policy.
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UIF to ISO disk image converter

I'm looking for a .UIF to .ISO disk image converter. I would like this software to meet these requirements, Gratis Compatible with Windows 10 64bit
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Free PCB program that can export to EAGLE or PROTEL

There's a one and only local PCB making company that requires documentation from EAGLE or PROTEL. I would like to use a free program to make a PCB with multiple layers (top, bottom, text, etc.) just ...
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Converting .cda files to .mp3 and CD ripping

I have a CD that I wish to copy out the songs on and listen to them in an MP3 format, however, the files on the CD are in a .cda format. I searched up several converters but there were so many ...
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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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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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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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iTunes m4a -> MP3 CD?

One of the most frustrating feature omissions in iTunes, IMO, is the fact that there is no easy way to burn an MP3 CD if your songs aren't already MP3s. Is there any software out there that can take ...
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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 ...