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Q: Converting sound files

OK...I thought I would try this again since I am STILL stumped!

Is there a way I can burn files that are of real audio format?! I also have some that are in .au :( I need to get these on a CD in a format that is playable by a normal cd player!

Please help! I am desperate! :(

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A: Converting sound files

I found a program that might be what you want...

I know for a fact that it converts .ra files to .wav, but I'm not sure about the .au files.

It is at http://www.remixer.com/downloads.htm

edit: it is under the 'featured files' section

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H there,

I'm having problems with no audio, or an annoying buzzing sound when I'm converting AVI files to dvd format. before converting everything is fine. But strangely some files will convert ok. Never had this problem before and I'm very confused. I believe its a codec problem maybe but I'm not very good with computers so any help will be great.

A:No Sound When Converting Avi Files

Is this a general problem or a single file problem? First start off with downloading : 1) KC Softwares Video Inspector2) GSpot Codec Information Applianceand render that file. It will tell you whether it is corrupt yes or no. Secondly :1) Which program do you use to convert and burn2) Which codec(pack?) you have on board

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How can I convert AOL .pfc files to text files, so I can copy to a disc for backup. AOL won't let me do that. thank you

John
 

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I would like to send home videos on DVD to my father-in-law in China.

Copies of DVDs I burn do not play in China. I believe DVDs are region specific.

My father-in-law has a PC so I was wondering if there is anyway I could convert a DVD that would run on my player into Windows Media Video format (.wmv)?

Any suggestions would be gratefully received.

Regards

Black Monk
 

A:Converting DVD player files into Windows Media Video files

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I recently purchased an Ipod for Windows. Up until now, I had all my cds loaded into Media Player as .wmp files. With the Ipod, you have to use Music Match and .mp3s.

My problem: How do I convert over 1,000 songs from .wmp files to .mp3 files so I can load them into Music Match and onto my Ipod.

Thanks.
 

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I have some files that are saved from outlook express in dbx format. I want to try and convert these files into pdf. Is there any programs that will convert that are free. The programs I am finding all give you a demo version, but they are so limited. Outlook won't allow me to import the files back in so I can forward the emails onto another program. What are my options here. Thanks.

A:Converting Outlook express dbx files to pdf files.

Try this. The .dbx files may have been damaged, and may still not work.

http://www.fileguru.com/apps/convert_dbx_to_pdf

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My laptop has been crashing on an off for ages and I made the stupid mistake of restoring it to its factory settings!!!  My outlook folders have all been erased but I have back up versions on my back up drive.  These files have a DBX extension.  Does anyone know how I can open these and convert them back into Outlook files EML or PST - not really sure???   I would like to be able to restore all the information and put these folders back into Outlook - is this possible?

A:Converting DBX files to readable Outlook Files

DBX files are created and used by Outlook Express - not Outlook.
You can set up Outlook Express and copy these files back to the location where it keeps its data files (that location depends on the version of Windows and Outlook Express you're using).
 

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I am trying to digitalise some VHS tapes and although the picture transfers well, there is no sound. The problem is not in the VCR as this works perfectly when connected to a TV set. I feed the signal from the VCR to the PC using a Scart to 3x RCA cable at the VCR end and a purple breakout cable, supplied with an ATI All-in-Wonder Radeon 9200 , connected to the graphics card VidIn socket. The VidOut socket of this card is linked to a Creative SB Audigy card LineIn socket using another supplied ATI cable. The output is viewed onscreen using Ulead VideoStudio v.11. The pictures appear perfectly and can be recorded for further editing but there is no accompanying sound despite the fact that the Ulead thumbnail in the edit line shows a small white loudspeaker, If the audio is split out, the line is smooth without oscillations. I have tried a direct connection between the audio out sockets of the VCR and the breakout cable in case there was a fault in the Scart cable but without success.I have also tried taking a line direct from the VCR audio output to the sound card LineIn socket and still didn't get any sound from my speakers or see any audio via Ulead
The PC sound system works satisfactorily in all other respects. Am I missing something somewhere, for example a software setting ?
 

A:No sound when converting VHS

The best way to capture analogue video under any operating system is with a firewire analogue video adapter such as Canopus ADVC 110. This supposedly gives much better picture quality than most of the PCI capture cards but these adapters are still quite expensive at the time of writing. If you plan to do a lot of analogue video capture then it may well be worth the extra cost. Under linux you could then just use dvgrab to capture from one of these but I'm not covering that method here.

The first step, of course, is to connect your VCR to your PC. Most TV capture cards have three types of video input: s-video, composite (the yellow one) and TV aerial. s-video gives the best quality of the three so use that if you can. I have an Avermedia TV Capture 98 PCI capture card which is based on the bt878 chipset. The picture I get with this card is quite grainy and I hear that the saa713x chipset capture cards are supposed to be much better- see the v4l2 wiki link above for card recommendations and compatibility. Another thing about this card is that I couldn't get it to find my VCR signal through the aerial connector and so I had to use a SCART to composite cable.

After plugging your VCR into your PC (including running an auxiliary cable from your VCRs sound outputs to your PCs mic in) insert a VHS tape, push play and start tvtime to check you are getting a picture and sound. If you are trying to get a picture through an aerial cable then you will probably have to scan t... Read more

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Hiya!! Bet you've been glad to not hear from me for awhile. Guess this means you taught me well!! I used to have a .wav file on my site, but lost it during some down time. The only way that I can retrieve it now is through Real Player, but I can only use .wav or .mid for sound at my host. Is there a way to convert this file? Thanks in advance!!
 

A:Converting a sound file

There is a program out there that will convert Real Audio to wave files. It think it is called Ra2Wav, but I might be mistaken. Check the real audio site for it, or search for it at http://www.hotfiles.com

You can also use Sound Recorder to record the R.A. file while it is playing. If you have an SB Live card you can use Wave Studio.

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I am using WinAVI video converter and it seems to convert ok, but when I open the wmv it has no sound.. and yes, the rmvb DID have sound before XD

Do i need a new codec or is this an error... or?

Any help appreciated.
 

A:Converting .rmvb to .wmv and getting no sound.

All bets are off when there's a real media file involved. You can get more info here that might assist, http://www.jakeludington.com/dv_hacks/20051210_how_to_convert_rmvb.html
 

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hello,

i am looking to display my xbox-360 through the computer monitor.

q. how do i do that?

i am looking at a rca to vga converter adaptor, but not sure where to get one cheap. also, why would i need the red and white because my understanding those are sound adaptors.

so my next question is,

q. what kind of converter would i need to bring red and white together, and where can i get a double ended female headjack adaport to connect my currect headphone cord to the new red+white wire. I would like to use it as an extension cord because right now it(the splitter into red and white is only a coupoe of inchesand will be to short.

also,

q. is there a switch that i could use to send my monitor to either my pc, or to the 360 at the touch of a button or something of that nature??
any help would really be appreciated.
 

A:converting 360 to computer monitor w/ sound.

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I downloaded an mpeg-4 to AVI converter but the converted file only plays sound and no video. Can anyone help?

Thanks
 

A:Mpeg-4 converter only converting sound

Hi dotcomplicated, and welcome to TSG.

The problem may be related to a setting in the conversion software or a bug in the conversion software or CODEC used by the software.
 

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Is there a way to convert .dmg files to .iso files. Dmg are Mac file extensions, and I want to convert them to iso format for windows. Are there any programs that any one can refer me to in order to do this? I've been searching on google, and all I've been finding is changing the file extension path, for macs only. However, I am running Windows XP Home Edition on my PC, and I wish to use Mac OS X Software on my computer by converting the dmg extensions to .iso. If anyone knows how to do this, please notify me.

Regards,
Alex
 

A:Converting .dmg (Mac) files to .iso (Windows) files.

Even if you were able to conver the files you wouldn't be able to install the Mac software on your PC because the machines are so different. Only way that a program can be installed on both is if it is specifically written for both. If that were the case you usually have two CD's in the box on for Windows one for Mac.
 

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I have a series of 21,000 files that have been sent to me that were supposed to be WAVs but aren't, they're just unspecific files. These will work when converted to WAVs but I don't want to be going into every individual one and typing .wav into them. How can I convert multiple files in one action? Thanks.

A:Converting Multiple Files to WAV files

There is no way to do this (that I'm aware of) without downloading a program to do it... I did find these http://www.download.com/3120-20_4-0....namer&tag=srch

Hope this helps ya!

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How do you convert PDF files to a Word document? I do not have the full version of Adobe, only the reader free software. Thanks.

John
 

A:Converting PDF files to Word files

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Can anyone recommend an easy to use and possibly free program for converting avi video files to dvd video files for burning to dvd. I have tried dvd santa, but i was unable to create a dvd with windows movie maker or even using nero, as it said it did not support the file type. Thanks!!
 

A:Converting avi files to dvd video files

I don't use this but see others recommend it a lot:

http://www.avid.com/freedv/index.asp

Also, nero should burn DVD compliant files. You simply have to save the movie in a file Nero recognizes. I don't use Movie Maker, but I know others have no problems burning to DVD with it and NERO.
 

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Ok, first I'm not overly computer savvy so please bare with me.
I did a search and wandered around the site looking for How to convert a PDF to Word program that will let me edit the Word program, preferably free. 
 
I can usually find answers that work, but not this time.
 
If there is an answer already here, or if you have an answer can you please help me?
TIA
 
Al

A:Converting files?

If you simply want to use the text from the PDF, you can highlight and paste into Word.
 
In Word 2013 and 2016 you can convert the PDF:
 
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Edit-PDF-content-in-Word-b2d1d729-6b79-499a-bcdb-233379c2f63a

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Hi guys,

Struggling with this, maybe someone can help me.

I need a bit of software which can convert video files from .mov format to both .wmv and .flv format.

I can find ones which do one or the other, but not both!

This would ideally be freeware/ shareware, but I would be happy to pay for the right type of program.

Cheers,

Sam
 

A:Converting .mov files

You should be able to do that with SUPER Simplified Universal Player Encoder & Renderer (freeware).
 

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I downloaded a Flash movie file. I know I can use Flash Player to view it. But, what if I wanted to convert it to a different format like wmv to use with WMP?

What do you guys and gals suggest?

Also, I beleive there's a way to do it within Firefox but I'm not sure and I could be wrong about that.

Thanks!

A:Converting files to a different

try this:
http://www.freedownloadscenter.com/M...Converter.html

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Hey all, I hae been looking for six months now for a program that will convert my powerpoint presentations into video or DVD files, for free. Is there anything that I can get, or do I have to go with a paid alternative. I have a screen recorder, but it is kindof slow and doesn't capture audio very well. Thanks
 

A:converting PPT to DVD files

Hello!
Well I convert my PPT files with "presentation to video converter" at geovid. There are a lot of useful abilities in it. But I'm to lazy repeat it.

Just look here if you interesting

All I can to say that it's really easy and helpful thing. And if you have any questions ask tech support in forum.

Also this prog costs (if I'm not wrong 199 USD) but if you wanna quality it's have to pay isn't it?
 

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I am trying to create a cd composed of pics of my daughter that can be played on my dvd player which accepts CD-R/CD-RW/Video CD.

I used some software that came with my burner called Memories Disc by HP but the cd did not play on my DVD player. I also downloaded a program (www.tvcd.biz) but that did not work either. I tried both CDs on two different DVD players and neither one of them worked for me.

What should I do? I'm trying to send them as Xmas gifts since my husband and I are military and our families have not seen our newbord daughter. PLEASE HELP!! I'm a computer tech so that should help!!!

Thanks
 

A:converting jpg files to vcd or mpg

If you have Win XP, you could use MovieMaker2 to create a wmv movie of the pics (nice fades/special effects and music with it - Bette Midler doing Baby Mine from Bambi is a good one )

The using Nero Burning Rom, just use the Wizard and when prompted, choose Other Media Format (or something like that) and drag and drop the movie over.

I use Ulead Media Studio to create mpgs then let Nero do the recoding for VCD.

Hope this helps.
 

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is there anyway to convert a quicktime home video to windows media format?
 

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I am trying to convert video created in Movie Maker 2 to a format to play on a Dvd Player
What format will that be?

Also do you know of any free program I can download to do it please?
Downloaded TMPG Enc 2.5 but that won't do them.
Make it simple for a learner please,
Thanks.
 

A:converting wma files

Have you tried VCD/DVD Help.com? The site specializes in converting and burning video.
 

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HELP !!!!!!
Hi To ALL Computer Users.
I really need some urgent help. I have some exe. files i need to convert to bootable iso files to be used on a USB drive or a dvd.
Which is the best and most secure,ment in the way that the iso will work and the program will be loaded correctly the first time around. If anyone has the answer i will be so happy.
Regards
Peter Kiwi
From N.Z South Auckland

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Hi guys,

I need some help converting my "mov" audio files to an mp3 format that i can place onto an ipod and cd's.
I originially downloaded with a program from www.pandora.com, so I think that's why they are in the "mov" format.
Here is what the files look like.

 

A:Need help with converting .mov files to .mp3!

There are some freewares which can extract mp3. You can try these:
Geovid Video mp3 extractor, Jodix video mp3 extractor, Pazera Audio Extractor, AoA Audio extractor.
 

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I have files from win XP word in wps format, how can I convert them to the new office 2007 format so I can open them?

A:converting files

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Phillip Mecham


I have files from win XP word in wps format, how can I convert them to the new office 2007 format so I can open them?


Welcome.

If you have Office 2007 and all the updates I think it has a way to import wps format and converts it to doc when you save. Yep I just checked and it does.

Just open Word like you were trying to find a new file and look at the pulldown menu in thelower right and select wps.
Here is a picture to help.

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Somehow a couple of my music files that were ripped from CDs saved in and mp4 format. I never knew this because they went onto my old phone and played like normal. But now I cannot get them to go onto my new phone as an audio file. I don't want to spend a ton of money converting and am leary of the free converters offered. Any advice?
 

A:Converting mp4 files to mp3

Get foobar2000, add the mp4 files to the library, right-click > convert and specify the output format.

It will give you a message about converting from one lossy format to another, respond Yes.
 

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I have been buying songs from rhapsody to put on my mp3 player but all the files are in .rax format. My mp3 player does not read real audio files so they have to be converted into .mp3. I found that I can burn them to disk and then use WMP10 to rip the cd into .mp3 but this takes so long and is a waste of cd's. Is there an easier way? Thanks in advance for any help.
 

A:Converting .rax to .mp3 files

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hey i was wondering how i convert my audio files on Windows Media Player into MP3 files?
 

A:converting mp3 files

If they're wma files you can use CDex to convert them, but when you go from one lossy format to another you lose some quality.

It would be better to rip them again directly to Mp3 and you can use CDex for that as well.
 

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Just wondering if anyone out there knows how to convert an ascii file to an excel file and keep the defined columns?
Sharon
 

A:converting files

I know that Excel 2000 and 2003 will let you open text files (.txt filename extension). Each line of text becomes one row. Excel will then let you decide how to break up the lines into columns. If the data is separated by tabs or commas, you can use them as the column delimiters. If all of the columns are created using blank spaces, you can have Excel break the columns at certain character positions.
 

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every time i try to convert avi file to dvd an error message comes up dvd santa has had to close down

A:converting files

ok waht software are you using to convert the files. are you converting the files to mpeg1, mpg2, pal, ntsc. what type of driver have you got installed in your system isit combo drive cd drive dvd drve or dvd ram.

i would recommend using nero or if you want a free version try anyvideo converter
download from here
http://www.download.com/Any-Video-Co...html?tag=lst-1

i myself use nero it does take slightly longer but it is good an i got it free with my computer so .

if the problem keeps happening again unistal dvd santa, reboot pc and install it again i would also recommend going to windows update and update you operating system files.

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is it possible to convert dvd files to avi or any other video format, is there any software that can do that?

A:Converting Dvd Files

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I am looking for a program to convert MOV files to WMV.

Any good programs free or pay?

Thanks

A:Converting Mov Files

This may be what you are looking for.. http://www.tomdownload.com/multimedia_desi...g_converter.htm

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I have an avi of a given resolution and fps. How do I know what to convert it to for DVD writing? Thanks.
 

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I was wondering if it is at all possible to either burn a powerpoint presentation so is viewable on a DVD or transfer a powerpoint presentation to a movie maker file? Any ideas or help of any kind is greatly appreciated.
Thanks,
Shane
 

A:Converting Files

Hi shanek, and welcome to TSG.

This might be helpful...

Storyboarding PowerPoint 2003 presentations to video and DVD
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint/HA100597371033.aspx#Video
 

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Hi,

My son has a video on DVD that his teacher made at school that plays in WMP. He wants to convert it to put it on his iPod. Can I do this/what is a good safe software with a trial version if I need it because this would probably be the only one I want to do...

Thanks,
 

A:Converting files

Here is a free reliable one that can create ipod compatable video from any type of video input file.
http://www.erightsoft.com/SUPER.html
A little down the page under the Ipod heading you do not need the DVD Decrypter programme it talks about as your video is a home made non copy protected video. If you need help with it come back and I'll talk you through it as video codecs/settings etc can be a bit daunting if you're not used to them.
 

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Anyone ever here of a .*qtl converter?
Its a quicktime format off of my cellphone from long ago
 

A:Converting .*QTL files

supposedly Graphics Converter Pro does, but other than that... QuickTime.
 

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Hey, does anybody know how to convert *.RAM files (like Real Player files and streaming media) to *.wav format so that they can be burned on cd? I have heard of programs that do this, but I've never seen any of them work. I'm completely open to any ideas. Thanks.
 

A:Converting *.RAM files to *.wav

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Hi

I've been asked to put a video together and I use Windows Movie Maker. But all the video I've been given is in MP4 format and Movie Maker will not take MP4.

Can anyone advise of a free converter or a way around this?

Thanks in advance

Alex
 

A:Converting MP4 files

Welcome to the TSG Forum.
You might try Super
 

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When I am at a music site my Windows Media Player plays the song but when it is downloaded it comes as a WMA and won't play back in my player. Is there an easy way to convert this?
 

A:converting WMA files to wav

Rioport Audio Manager can, you can get it for free at http://www.rioport.com/Software/1,4056,,00.html?page=, once the files in the playlist right click on it and select Save as WAV, or something to that effect.

Although I reccomend that you don't download MP3's with Windows Media Player you should download them with Download Accelerator it triples the download speed, its resumable, and you don't have to worry about the extension changing to WMA you can get it for free at http://www.speedbit.com/default.asp
 

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Can anyone please tell me if/how I can convert .mov ext files to something more widely accepted?

As always still running windows 98, kodak CX7330 dig. camera.

Kind regards
Karen
rhythmlink
 

A:Converting .mov files

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I have a digital camera that I have taken many pictures with, however I cannot use them to send via e-mail and various other internet sites that offer to post your photos. My files are all BMP files and I need to convert them to JPG. the problem is everyone I ask says you have to convert them but HOW????? Can anyone help me with this problem?? Thank you in advance.
 

A:converting BMP files to JPG

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HI,
I was wondering if anyone could help me as I have XP and Microsoft Word but the files I want to open need converting to publisher files. How can I do this?
 

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i put some pictures on windows xp movie maker which were downloded from a came corder i would like to make 8+10's of them but from what i am told the resolution would be no good so i need to convert to something else like jpeg but i havent a clue how to go about it olease be very spacific i am an ideot thanx
 

A:converting files

Hi, and welcome to TSG.

Trying to make an 8x10 print from a single frame of a typical standard definition camcorder video is going to give you one very blurry looking print. Your frame of video may make a decent 2.5 x 3.5 inch wallet size or 3.5 x7 inch photo. There is no way to get more resolution from a digital photo than what is all ready in it.
 

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i have a new digital video camcorder that came with Roxio MyDVD software... i can only seem to save the video files in .dvd.... but if i email these files no one else can open them... what do i need to make these files email and openable to my freinds?
 

A:converting DVD files?

Which camcorder---make and model number----Does it capture in .avi or mpeg?
 

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Does anybody know of any application that will either convert vob files to mp4 format or applications that will convert a dvd disc (the kind with the folders that contain several files) to mp4 format?

I've tried OJOsoft vob converter but that program is apparently garbage. Refuses to write files altogether and cannot find any support pertaining to this issue or forums to post new issues.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. The freer the better!! thanks.
 

A:converting vob files

The following free online converter can convert .VOB files to .MP4, and more:

Convert.Files

 

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