Re: Re: Mathematica graphs in WORD

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg56080] Re: [mg56067] Re: Mathematica graphs in WORD*From*: Selwyn Hollis <sh2.7183 at earthlink.net>*Date*: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 04:47:13 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <d3d8fq$98b$1@smc.vnet.net> <200504141256.IAA28264@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On Apr 14, 2005, at 8:56 AM, Mike wrote: > On 11/4/05 5:20 PM, in article d3d8fq$98b$1 at smc.vnet.net, > "tsokos at acs.gr" > <tsokos at acs.gr> wrote: > >> I have a very elementary question to >> which I would appreciate help from >> someone. I use Mathematica 5.0 for the >> Macintosh (OSX). How do you copy a graph >> from Mathematica into a WORD document so >> that when you print it the graph is >> smooth rather jagged? >> > > On OS X I Export graphs as TIFF images normally with > ImageResolution->300 or > higher and import them into Word. > > Something else you may like to try is to "export" your graph as a PDF > image. > I copied this displayfunction from a posting to mathgroup a few months > ago. > > DisplayFunction -> (Display["!epstopdf -f > -o=/Users/mikeh/Desktop/filename.pdf", #1, "EPS", ImageSize -> 288] &) > > It is not as simple as just including the display function because you > need > to include the programs such as epstopdf in your path. The original > post had > all the instructions and it worked perfectly to produce PDF image which > could then be imported. Unfortunately I just searched the Mathgroup > archive > (keyword epstopdf) but couldn't find the posting. If you have the time > it is > worth finding. > > You may also want to try this suggestion which works well on OS X. > > http://forums.wolfram.com/mathgroup/archive/2004/Apr/msg00250.html > > > Mike Lately I've taken to the following method: 1) Select graphics cell 2) Print Selection 3) Save as PDF 4) Open PDF in Preview and crop as desired Regards, Selwyn

**References**:**Re: Mathematica graphs in WORD***From:*Mike <m.HoneychurcNOSPAMh@uq.edu.au>