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    Solved Open/Libre Office document export to png in fewer steps ?

    I checked the bullzip pdf printer I was using, I can change it to print to a number of outputs including png. So its now one step instead of several.
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    Solved Open/Libre Office document export to png in fewer steps ?

    Currently I type in Open Office or Libre Office Writer. Export as PDF. Load the pdf into Draw, change the background color to white, then export as png. Then click okay to a popup. Then the png is written to the hard drive. I have looked for a solution of just using their Writer program to...
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    free ftp program ? My current ws_ftp keeps crashing

    I downloaded a newer version of ws_ftp 12 Professional. Uninstalled the old copy. Installed new... which worked for about 20 minutes, and now crashes the same way.
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    free ftp program ? My current ws_ftp keeps crashing

    Seems to be stuck at 'working' and never connects.
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    free ftp program ? My current ws_ftp keeps crashing

    My ws_ftp 12 Professional has stopped working on my Win 8.1 laptop. cannot currently afford to upgrade it. So I am looking for a free ftp program, that can see .dot files as well as regular files, on my web sites. I'll also need to be able to change permissions. Thanks !
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    Solved AVG Internet Security blocking software install

    Well, Fitbit says check with AVG Internet Security and AVG says call them for $79 for one device. No way. My flex isn't syncing. I checked my AVG Internet Security software, and it looks like that is blocking my sync attempts. It shows the time and date I started syncing, then 'SYSTEM'...
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    Solved AVG Internet Security blocking software install

    I tried that, and didn't fix it. However, I took the old references out of the registry, installing fine. But AVG is also blocking my netbit flex from uploading my walking steps. I have a tech request in for fitbit for that.
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    Solved AVG Internet Security blocking software install

    When I try to install Campaign Cartographer 3 on my Win 8.1 laptop it checks with the company that wrote the software to check on my serial number. An 'okay' comes back from their server, but it is blocked by AVG. It shows up in the Firewall log as 'FilterDevice blocked'. I have tried...
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    .mov video files, need free video editor to join and edit

    I have about 6 .mov files taken of a hiking trip on a Ion Sport Cam camera. I've been trying Free Video Editor by dvdvideosoft.com. I have version 1.4.24. And there is supposed to be a new version available, but although the file on their site says free video Editor, its actually their Free...
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    Solved tried to reset notebook, said hard drive locked ?

    Its alive ! Ayup, I glared at and did some typing. Works from time to time. Back up and running. Don't worry, I have another minimal PC out in a storage shed, in a box, that has linux on it. I use it to threaten my Windows computers with. Now if I could just get my, needs major work, Amiga...
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    Solved tried to reset notebook, said hard drive locked ?

    Well, bust my bustle and call me a prairie schooner ! I dug around and found out how to get the notebook into safe mode. Restarting to see if it will go to Normal...
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    Solved tried to reset notebook, said hard drive locked ?

    I'll have to look through a drawer, I'm sure I have a blasnk thumb drive somewhere. The command line said files copied sucessfully, but its still wont go into Win 8.1. Automatic Repair says cannot fix it. Restore and lose personal files says the same as usual 'Unable to reset your PC. A...
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    Solved tried to reset notebook, said hard drive locked ?

    I think that due to this 'security' idiocy I'm goig to convert this laptop over to something else. Its too small for an aquarium, but I'll think of something. Thanks for trying metzen01.
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