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Re: better copied graphics

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  • Subject: [mg25815] Re: [mg25788] better copied graphics
  • From: "Tom De Vries" <tdevries at>
  • Date: Sat, 28 Oct 2000 01:41:08 -0400 (EDT)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at


If you use the Edit --> Copy As menu you can copy the graphic with embedded
PostScript and the quality of the image is maintained.  (At least this has
worked for me with a Mac and copying into Word and Freehand)


Tom De Vries
>From: rob at (Rob Johnson)
To: mathgroup at
>To: mathgroup at
>Subject: [mg25815] [mg25788] better copied graphics
>Date: Wed, Oct 25, 2000, 12:53 AM

>When copying a postscript image from Mathematica, on the Macintosh at
>least, the image gets converted to a 72 dpi pixmap.  This means that no
>matter how hard another program tries to print a high resolution page,
>there is no way for it to print the Mathematica image at better than
>72 dpi.  Does anyone know of a way to overcome this limitation and get
>higher resolution images to other applications?

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