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This works well for me: Select all (cmd+A) and cut (cmd+X) the image from its canvas (convert to png if asked). Resize the image as desired from the "Tools" menu (unlock the proportions if desired) Re-paste original image from the clipboard and move it where you want it on the resized canvas Use cmd+- if necessary to zoom out (you'll see checkerboard ...


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I was able to get this to work on 10.11.1 by adding a new key to the Preview.app plist. PVPDFSuppressSidebarOnOpening You can use the defaults write command to do this in Terminal. cd ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.Preview/Data/Library/Preferences/ defaults write com.apple.Preview PVPDFSuppressSidebarOnOpening true


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The filesystem and metadata can change when preview has write access to the file. The precise why is probably complicated, but you can prevent it by removing write access (chmod a-w test.pdf) and then using preview on the file. Note, the chmod updates the ctime as well. My guess is that metadata fields like kMDItemUsedDates and kMDItemLastUsedDate are the ...


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On Yosemite (Preview 8.0), hit shift-command-A or select "Show Markup Toolbar" from the "View" menu: Find font options by clicking on the italic A:


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Here's the hack I did, maybe it will help other people: Get the size in pixels of what you want the canvas to be Generate an image of that size here: https://placehold.it/{W}x{H} (e.g. https://placehold.it/350x1136) Copy the image (Control click, copy image) Open preview, press ⌘ command + N or File > New From Clipboard In the new image, select all ( ⌘ ...


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Maybe you could try PDFPen. It's a bit expensive thought. A trial is available https://smilesoftware.com/PDFpen/index.html For me Foxit Reader does the job.


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A simplified method that works just as well: Open your picture in Preview. ⌘ command + A and then ⌘ command + C to copy it to the clipboard. Go to Tools > Adjust Size... and enlarge the image to the overall size you want for the canvas. (I would make it bigger than you need as it is easy to crop at the end.) ⌘ command + A and then delete to remove the ...


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But you can draw freehand circles in Preview, just select the shape you want to use in the upper left corner after you draw the shape. Looks like this:


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A simple solution is add a blank page next to the first page of the document. So it shifts all pages. Use it from Edit > Insert Blank Page.


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Two easy things come to mind: QuickLook: Just press Space on the first photo and then use the cursor keys to navigate CoverFlow: Press Cmd-4 to switch the Finder window into Coverflow mode and browse through your pictures. Setting the Finder window to fullscreen might help here


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In Yosemite Preview: Select Tools > Annotate > Rectangle. This will create a rectangle with the default attributes. You can resize the rectangle with the handles. The Markup toolbar should appear automatically, but if it doesn't, choose View > Show Markup Toolbar. The second icon from the right is the fill color. Select that and click Show Colors... A ...


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Drag protocol can be a bit confusing, however, it does follow a recognisable pattern… To the same volume Drag will move - unless the file is in a protected location [root level of the volume, or in a protected System folder], in which case it will copy Opt ⌥ drag will copy Cmd ⌘ drag will override the simple drag behaviour for protected files ...


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I had the same issue on OS X 10.10.5, and removing only ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.Preview was enough to solve. tar czf ~/preview_cache.tgz ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.Preview/ # make a backup copy rm -rf ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.Preview/ Then, run Preview again, and if the issue is solved, you can remove the backup: rm ~/preview_cache.tgz


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The Preview does not lower the image quality, but will fit it in the given parameters. If you use Preview to open a original image: Example: 5.5 MB file size with Dimensions of 3648 × 2736 pixels Now open the Preview Tools - Adjust Size to see the current settings. The default resolution is set to 72 which is standard for web applications. In that ...


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As @tty suggested, using Karabiner is brilliant. I made some extra rules. You can navigate using HJKL and zoom using FDER. Read the file for more information. Here is my private.xml: <?xml version="1.0"?> <root> <appdef> <appname>PREVIEW</appname> <equal>com.apple.Preview</equal> </appdef> ...


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Changes to files are saved automatically when you close, or automatically in the background. If you don't want to alter the original image, duplicate it first with ⇧⌘S (File → Duplicate), or use ⌥⇧⌘S Save as… (File → ⌥Save as…). To revert to the original version, open the file and choose File → Revert To and select a revision.


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Select the underline option Underline text by selecting Right click on underlined text and change it to a highlight color Underline text again by selecting Right click again on underlined text and choose a different color The new highlighted color will be a mix of the two different colors. Sort of like mixing food coloring; for example try mixing two ...


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I had the same problem. Workaround: sudo killall launchservicesd sudo killall Dock


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Connect your phone. Open Image Capture from your Applications folder. In the bottom-left corner of the Image Capture window, select "Preview" where it says "Connecting this iPhone opens:" Repeat while your Nikon SD card is connected.


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As of Yosemite, at least, there's a much easier way. Just choose Quit from the File menu. Preview will ask you if you want to review changes. If you say no, you're done!


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OSX 10.10 When you want to quit first close (hit the red circle) on all the windows/documents that the app has open. Then Quit the app. I have several windows/documents (in textedit) that I leave open when I quit, so they will open when I reopen the app, it works with most OSX 10.10 apps. I use them as a sort of note pad, NOTE: if the system crashes you ...


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Open, in Preview, the documents you wish to combine and select: View > Thumbnails Do this for each document. Choose one of the documents that will become the (temporary) container document in which you'll drag and drop thumbnails from other documents to create the combined document. Note that when dragging and dropping thumbnails into the document, being ...


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From the Print dialogue choose the PDF button, Open PDF in Preview. The temporary copy seems just to vanish when closed, as you would want; and it has the same name and location as the original. If you markup the new copy, it creates a duplicate with new name and you choose to save or not.


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I printed and then scanned the test document using my Canon MX850 (an ink jet printer with scanner, about 6 years old). It's not perfect, but I don't see the issues (blurry text between the yellow boxes, purple stripes) that I see in your Ricoh version. So I'd guess that the problem is the Ricoh drivers. OS X 10.9.5 Printed using Preview 7.0 (826.4) ...


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I have found a partial solution on Stackoverflow. If you activate the single page mode (cmd 2) the focus will be stay on this page after refreshing.


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Also, make sure that you aren't in highlighting mode (click off the highlight tool at the top of the page) - you can't move the note around when you're highlighting.


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After installing QLColorCode you just have to hit the spacebar to get a similar experience. To cycle through your files in list view use the up- or down-arrow. To open a chosen folder hit the right-arrow and continue cycling through your code files. To close a folder hit the left-arrow. The other view options work similar (e.g to open a folder in icon view ...


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I always ⌘+W to close the current preview then compile. Preview then reopens at the last position, with modifications. It's not that convenient, but works for me.


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A small JAVA program called Briss will do exactly this job. http://sourceforge.net/projects/briss/?source=typ_redirect


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No, the toolbar seems to reset every time a new image is opened. However you can use the shortcut ⇧+⌘+A to toggle the option to show/hide it.



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