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Re: 3-D graphics to GIF

In article <4a0ru2$ce1 at>, Ed Hall
<teh1m at> wrote:

> Hey Folks,
> Can anyone tell me the procedure for saving a Mathematica 3-D graphic
> to a GIF format? Is it necessary to save it in some intermediate format
> and then convert it to GIF using something like xv?
> Thanks,
> Ed Hall

There is, currently, no way of saving graphics to GIF files 
from within Mathematica.

You would need to save them to an intermediate format and 
use a seperate converter to create the GIF file.

The next major releaase of Mathematica will be able to write
Mathematica graphics directly to GIF files.

I hope this helps.


Ian Collier
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Wolfram Research, Inc.
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