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Re: Saving in EPS Format

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  • Subject: [mg20831] Re: Saving in EPS Format
  • From: paulh at (P.J. Hinton)
  • Date: Wed, 17 Nov 1999 03:40:46 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: "Wolfram Research, Inc."
  • References: <80qv8i$>
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In article <80qv8i$kua at>, Brien Alkire <brien at> writes:

>I'm new to Mathematica.  I generated a plot that I'd like to save as an
>EPS file and import into my LaTeX document.  I click the plot and choose
>"Edit\Save Selection As\EPS".  When I try to view the resulting eps file
>it appears blank (both in Ghost View and in my DVI file).  Bitmap
>appears to work but I need an EPS file.  Any ideas what's wrong?

Check the version of Mathematica you are running using the Help ->
About Mathematica... menu command.  Early releases of Mathematica 
3.0 (3.0.0.x) generated incorrect bounding boxes that would appear
as empty graphics when rendered.  There is an FAQ on this topic 
available at this URL:

it instructs you how to fix the problem, should be the cause.

P.J. Hinton
Mathematica Programming Group           paulh at
Wolfram Research, Inc.
Disclaimer: Opinions expressed herein are those of the author alone.

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