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Re: Animated GIF


I have not been able to use export directly with the "Animation" package.  But
you can work around this by manually making the animation.  I illustrate this
below:

In[1]:=
Clear[p,x,t];

In[2]:=
p = Table[Plot[Sin[2 Pi x t],{x,0,1}],{t,1,3}]

In[3]:=
Export["c:\junk.gif",p,
ConversionOptions->{"AnimationDisplayTime"->1,"Loop"->False}]

Note:  the double quotes are necessary in the ConversionOptions statement.  I
have found that without double quotes these options are ignored.  See the online
help under Export (additional information) for a big list of export options.

In article <9pmct3$627$1 at smc.vnet.net>, Kurt Kokko says...
>
>Hi all,
>
>Is there a handy way to export animation as a series of GIF-files. I 
>have tried several things, but none of them worked so I did it hard way 
>;-)  I saved all the graphics in animation one by one as a PICT file, 
>then converted those to GIF and finally created a nice Animated GIF-file 
>(sometimes you have to do things like this when you want to show 
>something in Windows-world).
>
>Does anyone know when the "native" Mac OS X version comes out? We are 
>allready in Q4.
>
>
>Warmest regards,
>
>Kurt
>
>

Adam Smith
Dept. of Physics
Hillsdale College
adam.smith at hillsdale.edu


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