Tag: image

How to view image EXIF data

Most photos taken today are taken on smartphones. The camera on a smartphone captures more than an image when it takes a photo. The camera has access to the many sensors, data, and device configuration of the phone and much of this information is included when a photo is taken. For example, if you want […]

How to Convert an Image to PNG Format

PNG files are a great way to store images (like logos) that require transparency and fading. They do this all the while maintaining their original appearance on any color background. We’re going to go over a couple ways you can convert your images into PNG format. What Is a PNG File? PNG, or Portable Network […]

How to Open RAW Image Files on Windows 10

Windows 10 finally has built-in support for RAW images, thanks to the May 2019 Update. You’ll just need to install an extension from the Store. There are other solutions for opening RAW files on older versions of Windows, too. Windows 10: Download the RAW Images Extension To install and use the RAW Image Extension, you […]

How to Blur an Image in PowerPoint

If your background image is drawing unnecessary attention, or you need to blur part of an image that contains sensitive information, you can do so directly in PowerPoint. We’ll show you how. Blur an Entire Image First, open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide containing the image you want to blur. Select the image, and […]

How to Scrape Text from an Image in Chrome

Usually, you use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to extract text from an image. However, as of Google Chrome 76, you can use an experimental feature to scrape text from images without any additional software. When you use OCR to detect text, it’s computationally expensive. However, hardware manufacturers have supported shape detection for quite some […]

How to Create an Image of Your USB Drive

You can back up your USB drive by creating a saved image. You can then take that saved image and clone multiple USB sticks. This guide shows you how to create an image of your USB drive using Windows 10. Copy Versus Clone Don’t follow this guide if you’re simply copying files from a USB stick. […]

How to Sharpen an Image in Photoshop

Not every photo you take is the perfect snap—a slight jolt is all it takes for your picture to become blurry. Thankfully, image editing tools like Adobe Photoshop allow you to quickly sharpen images. Here’s how to do it. These instructions were made using Photoshop 2020, but they should work for older versions of Photoshop, […]

How To Add Alt Text To An Image On Twitter

A large volume of media is shared on Twitter daily. It may not come close to rivaling Facebook in terms of images shared but images are nevertheless a very popular way of sharing content. Twitter expanded its image sharing capabilities by allowing users to share up to four images at once and even letting them […]

How To Sharpen An Image In MS Word

You can add images, videos, tables, graphs, and screenshots in an MS Word file. It isn’t one of the world’s most popular word processors for nothing. If you’re willing to invest the time, you can use it to create stunning documents. For anyone unfamiliar with professional document designing apps, MS Word is heaven sent. The […]