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Re: Printing and Exporting graphics images from Mathematica 6 to PDF?
On Sun, Aug 10, 2008 at 11:03 PM, AES <siegman at stanford.edu> wrote: > Has this been msg also been posted to the cssmm newsgroup? I've never quite > sure how these combined groups and email lists work, but I'd prefer to > respond there. > Thanks, AES Yes. I send it to you as email (so you can get a faster answer) and to MathGroup (aka comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica) via the mailing list mathgroup at smc.vnet.net. The message should be visible on the newsgroup by tomorrow. Regards, - Jean-Marc > AES wrote: > > <snip> > > 2) Following the alternative chain of steps involved in Save Selection to > PDF (again, on a Mac) leads one to a menu of options that includes choosing > between "Highest Quality Vector Representation" and "Most Compatible Vector > Representation". What do these terms mean? > > <snip> > > The quote below is from ragfield's answer to one of these many similar > questions asked in this forum: > > [...] > > * Use Highest Quality Vector Representation. This should match what > you see in Mathematica nearly exactly, but it will not be compatible > with all viewer applications. For PS/EPS this uses PS level 3 > features. For PDF it uses features that are not supported by Apple's > PDF engine prior to Mac OS X 10.5. > > * Use Most Compatible Vector Representation. This will not exactly > match what you see on screen in Mathematica, but it will produce a > small file that works in all viewers." > > (ragfield, "Re: version 6 Plot3D exporting results in HUGE files", > MathGroup, Sun, 26 Aug 2007, > http://forums.wolfram.com/mathgroup/archive/2007/Aug/msg00981.html) > > Regards, > -- Jean-Marc > -- Jean-Marc