New to digikam? Needs some help? First, read carefully the digikam documentation. It’s actively maintained and you should find most of what you need there. digiKam is an immensely powerful photo management application, and mastering it requires time Facts about the digiKam Recipes book: Documentation. So I told digiKam where to find my monitor profile and I have a If you have very specific requirements for documenting of editing steps the Versions function .

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This book is a must-have if you use digiKam to edit, manage and organize your digital photos. How do I use it with digiKam?

digiKam – digiKam Recipes Book

If you have still have no luck, i would recommend contacting the gphoto2 people. I found that out for myself when I purchased the digiKam Recipes recently.

As i already said previously, my time is precious and i don’t wont to lost my to time to learn again to drive my car. Here you have a list of file types with the list of applications that can open them. Here the main page is very important and contents is simply located to Mainpage.

The specifications are similar to that of the banner. This method is preferred if you want to have all your album library on a network path.


The most used tool to do that is convmv written in perl. Every time you open a JPEG image, edit it, save the file and close it, the image is compressed and quality is lost.

There are two versions of the scripts. Distribution package If you installed digiKam using your distribution package, language files should be included with it and you can run digiKam in any supported language.

Reporting bugs and wishes! Only if you pay me.


Reporting bugs and wishes Please use the KDE bug tracking system for all bugreports and new feature wishlists. This is worth far more that the purchase price.

Mandriva provide also a script in their Mandriva Errata page. DigiKam is an extremely powerful tool; this ebook helps the user to get to grips with its sometimes complex interface and processes; also the project – free and open-source – gets a few quid from your purchase.

The goal is to have a main page with all necessary grouped to start to contribute to the project. Facts about the digiKam Recipes book: But if you add a new theme, you will have to restart digiKam for the new theme diikam be recognized.

Look also at the download page for more informations tarball and svn sections.


Converting filenames to UTF-8 encoding. If you have problems doing this, you should read the original gphoto documentation and check the syslog for notices from the two scripts. If you are very concerned about storage space, you can do the latter. I want something working well, simple to drive and configure. Support Getting Help New to digikam?

In the future, it will be possible to use another database backend to solve it. Eg try it first in a test directory and backup everything before!

I just upgraded my preferred linux distribution but now I have warnings about utf Comments sigikam the theme are done by using common XML markers to include comments.

Now we can match the results of these last two steps. How can I adjust it? If you use Ubuntu, the kcontrol or systemsettings menus will not be available to you, you have do do in the digiKam dialog box as described above.

The first application listed here will be the default one. Which file format should I use?