Today, a tired coworker called me in to help her solve a printing problem. There was an instance of Microsoft Excel 2016 (perpetually licensed on Windows 7) with a worksheet on the screen. The print preview showed an accurate representation of what we wanted to print. However, while the desired output had made it toContinue reading “Excel: We didn’t find anything to print!”
When writing a script, be advised: Operating systems are multitasking.
I am going to make this post short and highly technical. First and foremost, I must emphasize that MP4 files and sound encoded in Advanced Audio Codding (AAC) format are not suitable for donation of contents with free license to Wikimedia Commons or other free content hosts in countries with patent laws. Assuming that youContinue reading “Converting ADTS-AAC (.aac) to MP4 or M4A”
Update (2012-03-17):Tested the issue on Expression Encoder 4 SP I was just trying out Microsoft Expression Encoder 4 SP1 on a copy of Windows 7 when I realized that it does not import .MP4 files. That was very strange, since Windows 7 can natively open .MP4 files, play H.264 video (also known as MPEG-4 PartContinue reading “Expression Encoder 4: Native Microsoft technology ditched for alien one”
Greetings, my dear, dear, non-existent readers! A belated happy new year! Please accept my overdue wishes of having a fruitful new year. I re-read my WordPress 2011 Blog report today, which attempted to be as heartwarming as possible. I appreciate it, but it basically tells me that I am just a mediocre blogger. Let’s seeContinue reading “2012: What is new?”
It has a been long time I didn’t post here, since I simply didn’t have a case worthy of sharing. How weird. By now, you all must have heard all the important news. Internet Explorer 8 and DivX 7 are released and Firefox 3 is also looming in the horizon. A few days ago, IContinue reading “How to log out of DivX support”
Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended is a major upgrade over its predecessor. This version of Photoshop is able to do everything Photoshop CS2 and ImageReady CS2 could do combined… even importing animated GIF files, which Adobe officially says “is impossible”. In Photoshop CS3, if you try to open an animated GIF file using File menu, Open…Continue reading “Importing animated GIF files into Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended”
For some times now, I have been searching for a solution to enable exporting Adobe Premiere Pro projects directly into DivX movies. I have searched a lot over the web – even though now I feel I still haven’t searched enough. Apparently, for some reason, Adobe Premiere Pro intentionally does not support MP3 audio inContinue reading “Adobe Premiere Pro does not support MP3 in AVI”