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Encapsulated Postscript (EPS) is a restricted graphics file format.

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Viewing eps images on Linux: a quick way to jump to next one?

Is there an image viewer which can easily jump to next and previous image when viewing eps images, like in eog? Currently I'm using evince to view eps images, but it doesn't offer such a feature.
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Why does Adobe Illustrator image become negative grayscale upon save in Word for Mac 2011?

I have a color image that began as an Encapsulated Postscript (eps) file which I opened in Adobe Illustrator CS6 and removed the background and saved as an Adobe Illustrator file. I then used both ...
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How to create eps with transparent background?

I like to create an .eps file with a transparent background. I tried Gimp and InkScape but it looks like I haven't been successful. Is the a special trick for this or is my software just not capable ...
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PDF to EPS conversion: Bounding box problem

PLOS journals require submission of EPS format figures instead of PDF. Most of my figures were made in PDF and I used to simply crop the excess margins and use pdflatex to process the final output. ...
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Support for EPS in Office 2013

When emedding graphics in Word or Publisher documents that are destined for printing or distribution as PDFs, I use EPS format because it preserves the sharpness of the images at all magnifications. ...
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inkscape from command prompt

I was looking at the answer to the question (converting EPS to PDF) where they suggested using Inkscape to convert EPS to PDF images. I need the exact same thing. Using the GUI, it works like a charm. ...
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What file formats are needed to be able to use our company logo in print and online?

I'm getting a logo made for use online and for print. What file formats should I ask for. The designer is giving me, eps, ai and pdf. Should I also ask for svg? thank you.
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Scale EPS and Change DPI Using Ghostscript

I have a few EPS files that have an arbitrary size dimension (x/y) but are all 72 DPI. I need to convert them to 600 DPI as well as scale the width to 3.25 inches. I don't care what the height is, ...
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How to convert EPS to PDF in Windows?

I have some EPS files and I need to convert them to PDF files in Windows. Google thus far points to me a lot of bad looking commercial software applications. What's the best way to do this?
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How can I link an EPS file into Word for Mac 2011?

I'm trying to import an EPS file generated in ChemDraw into Word for Mac. I've used the Insert>Picture and Insert>Object options and have chosen to "Link to file". However, it appears that the EPS is ...
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How to properly embed a preview into EPS for use in MS Word?

I know that EPS is not the best format for MS Word. Unfortunately I'm forced to use MS Word and EPS is the format I have most figures in. I'd prefer to stay with EPS in case I make other LaTeX ...
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Default zoom for eps file

I have an EPS file that, for whatever reason, looks very small on the screen when I open it with an EPS viewer (gv, in my case... but it looks the same regardless of viewer). I have to immediately ...
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Bad results converting PDF to EPS on Linux

I'm having some trouble converting PDFs (created by Adobe Illustrator on a Mac) to EPS. I have tried several things but I am wondering if there is a better option. The following list is ordered by ...
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Batch import of eps inside Openoffice-Writer

I have a huge quantity of eps images, generated by another huge quantity of gnuplot scripts. Is there a way to import them inside an Openoffice Writer document (.odt) at once? I'm about to try the ...
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EPS file looses quality after converting docx file to pdf

I opened a PDF file in gimp with 600 dpi resolution. Then I save the file as EPS and then insert the EPS file in to a word document DOCX. Problem is when I convert the DOCX file to a new PDF file, I ...
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PDF printer which correctly embeds EPS into PDF

I need to convert to PDF a Word document containing embedded vector EPS images (by printing to PDF printer - I use Word 2003). Several years ago I tested some of commercial and free PDF printers and ...
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How to use .ai and eps file to extract object from it

I have few ai and eps file which i am able to open it in my adobe photoshop CS3 , the file which i am having contains few info graphs but i want to extract the object from that file and what to ...
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How to save visio VSD into EPS?

I have a sketch saved as .vsd file (made in visio 2007). How do I convert it to the .eps format to be used as LaTeX figure?
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Importing an EPS vector file to Microsoft Word without losing quality

If I import an .eps picture to Microsoft Word as normal, the quality of the vector picture comes down (the image gets rasterised. In this case, the EPS was produced with the pgfplot package and ...
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Need to convert SVG, EPS or PDF to Photoshop custom shape

I have an object in vector in SVG, EPS and PDF formats. I need any of them to be imported to Adobe Photoshop as a custom vector shape. How can I do that? Thanks a lot in advance
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Can I safely use a PSU with an ATX 12v 4-pin for a board that has a EPS 12v 8-pin?

There's many similar questions to this, and because the answers vary depending on the setup, I want to ask for my friend's specific setup. He recently upgraded to a Core i5 gaming build, so he has ...
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Eps file problem

This morning I bought a file from fotolia. I tried to open the eps file with photoshop but got this error: "Could not open the file since PostScript instructions could not be analyzed". What can ...
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Can I plug a 8-pin EPS connector from the PSU to a 4-pin ATX motherboard?

The PSU for my motherboard just died and I was able to get a used one from a friend. Trouble is, this PSU I got from him doesn't have the 4-pin ATX power cord that powers the CPU. It only has an EPS ...
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How to convert .jpg images to .eps?

How canĀ I convert a .jpg image to an .eps?
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How to Split a Big Postscript file (3000 pages) into one individual file per page (using Windows 7)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: GhostScript noob help - Breaking a multipage PDF file into many single page PS or EPS files. Hi, I'm having trouble doing the following: I have a big PDF file that I ...
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Reducing size of EPS file after export from GIMP

I have a jpeg file that's 400k that I used gimp to convert to eps. The eps file is 10.8 MB. I didn't make any modifications other than cropping. Why is it so large and how do I reduce the size.
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How do you import an EPS file in Inkscape?

I'm using Inkscape, and I'm trying to import an EPS file to use it as a vector and eventually save it as an SVG. This link here mentions several methods: ...
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Converting between EPS and SVG format

What is the best way to convert from an EPS formatted vector graphic to an SVG formatted graphic using only freely available tools?
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How to convert eps file to a large jpeg image

I am using Linux. I want to convert an eps file to jpeg file. I find that I can use "convert" command. However, the resulting image looks very small. I want to enlarge the jpeg file by -resize option. ...
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How to convert .PDF to .eps (on Windows)

I am looking for a free software program to allow me to convert a PDF file into an EPS file. The converter should retain the image quality as much as possible. I was able to do this with GSView, but ...
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Software to convert an EPS file to a vector format?

I've got an EPS file (provided by Ordinance Survey) which I'd like to convert into a vector file (2D points) for processing by another software application. I'm not fussed what final format it takes, ...
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Converting Photoshop .CSH files to .SVG or .EPS. Possible?

excuse my total ignorance, but does anyone know if it might be possible to convert Photoshop's .CSH files (Custom Shape Format) to standard .SVG or .EPS files? They're both Vector shapes, so it seems ...
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How can I enable my users to view EPS, PSD, and AI files without the Adobe Creative Suite?

I have many user's who work on a sales floor and need to be able to open these files just to view them so that they can confirm that the artwork they are getting from a customer is correct before ...
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How can I open EPS files under Windows 7?

How do I view EPS files? I heard that Adobe Acrobat supports them, but that didnt work for me... I am using Windows 7 64 bit edition..