the process of translating the data in a file from one format or encoding to another

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Are .apple files potentially synonymous (or a wrapper to) .dmg files?

We lost a .dmg file on an harddrive. Our tech guy was able to recover files from the drive but not one of them is a .dmg file. But they are a lot of .apple file. Can the .dmg file we are looking for ...
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Can I convert blog entries to wiki articles for Leopard-to-Lion migration?

We are migrating our Leopard server to Lion. We were using Group wikis and blogs in such a way that I didn't make much of a distinction, so it came as a shock to realize that Lion Server doesn't ...
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How to batch combine mkv and srt files to mp4 with ffmpeg

I'm trying to get an applescript to combine .mkv's with .srt's after i added those files to a folder. I've managed to do the automatic conversion from mkv to mp4 and add them to itunes. The only ...
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iTunes import settings for files on computer

I'm switching to iTunes for music management to make my life easier (mac, iPad, iPhone, ATV owner) and because I keep my library in the cloud via iTunes Match. I've noticed that .mp3 files won't ...
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Converting Apple app to Windows app

Is there any way to convert .ipa file to .exe or other windows application file? I looked for some converters, but I didnĀ“t found any...
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Exporting PDF with table of contents hyperlinks in Microsoft Word 2011?

When I save a document in Word 2011 to PDF, the hyperlinks in the documents' table of contents and other cross-reference links aren't clickable. That is in the PDF document when I click on a table of ...
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Final Cut Express conversion problem

I am trying to convert the MPEG4.webloc file of a public domain "Soundie" into a file that Final Cut Express can read. It doesn't convert in MPEG Streamclip. Any ideas how to do this?
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Sips not working with pict, qtif and sgi files

The terminal command sips -s format pict /path/to/image.ext --out /path/to/output.pic ouputs Error: Unsupported output format com.apple.pict even though if you do man sips and go down to format, there ...
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DVD Player bookmarks: old vs. new formats

At some point in the past, Apple switched its format for DVD Player bookmarks from .plist to .enc. I am teaching a class again for the first time in several years, and I have a whole set of bookmarks ...
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Why does Apple's FileMerge application insert hard tabs instead of spaces

I'm using Apple's excellent "FileMerge" program by way of the opendiff cli variant. A super annoying behavior I've noticed though is that when performing a merge resolution, it always inserts hard ...
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How to convert .deb into .ipa?

I made an app in Theos, and it made a .deb file. This file can only be installed via iFile and Cydia. I need to make a .ipa file for distribution over air. So, how do I convert .deb into .ipa?