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Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is a family of specifications of an XML-based file format for two-dimensional vector graphics.

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Insert SVG in email signature

Is there a way, in Outlook, to insert the SVG vector picture(logo) instead of JPEG/PNG one, and use it in a signature? I tried but it want me to convert the SVG into another format, I would like to ...
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How to get text glow to properly export to SVG?

I have an Excel chart with some color regions and Black text over them, and I use a "glow" effect, with White color for the glow, to differentiate them from the background. So far, so good. ...
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Bulk convert SVG to EMF

I have several SVG images which I want to bulk convert to EMF (and possibly WMF also) format. Here is one of the images. I tried all online tools in first page of google search "svg to emf", ...
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Converting a group of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) into Web Font Format, aka a WOFF font

I am looking for a way to SVG graphics into a WOFF font. A software solution would be ideal for the use case, though I would welcome a programatic solution if the lib/api/module (whatever it is) is ...
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How to display recursive geometric image in browser with infinite zooming? [closed]

Context Suppose one has a pentagonal tiling where each plane is also made up of a pentagonal tiling (if that is not possible, assume cubic). Suppose each parent is x times larger than its child. Then ...
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PDF export from Word changes line width of thin lines in embedded SVG

I have inserted some SVG files with complex plots in my Word document. The plots use different line withs, some of them quite thin. After inserting the SVG in Word, the line widths are shown correctly....
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Inkscape removes object edits when saving svg file

I recently started using Inkscape and tried to make a vector graphics which worked fine, but when the file is saved it doesn't save the object edits. Specifically, I take a regular square and round ...
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Copy SVG from PDF

One of my favourite features of macos was that if a PDF document opened in the default PDF viewer (called Preview) had SVG graphics, then I could simply copy and paste the entire page into a Word ...
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Equation graph convert to SVG File

I have this equation of a squircle: x^4 + y^4 = 1. I tried Desmos but after conversion to SVG there were too many undistributed anchor points in the vector file. I use Adobe Illustrator CC 2022 I ...
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Inkscape SVG transform

I am trying to open an svg file with Inkscape. The svg elements have transform properties. Any browser can display the image withut a problem. However, when Inkscape opens the image,all the element ...
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Cropping SVG images on the Command Line

Is it possible to crop an svg on the command line and re-save the file? I've looked into rsvg-convert and thought a combination of the options (specifically zoom, width and height) could achieve the ...
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Font of texts changed when images save as SVG in Adobe illustrator

I create an image with texts in Arial font. then save the image as SVG. Upload SVG to AEM. insert SVG to topic. print topic to PDF. The font of texts are changed.
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How to know how many times a font is used in a single PDF page?

I know how to list fonts used in an single PDF page and how to identify which tends to output garbled text when text extraction is performed. I'd like to know how to count how many times each font in ...
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Why does Inkscape not preserve Unicode text when importing PDF?

I have a PDF made from Word, and importing it into Inkscape. The text (which are non-ASCII) doesn't correct. Here is the original: And here is the imported: Moreover, if I edit the text, it behaves ...
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Inkscape: joining arcs and curves

I saw a similar question answered about 10 years ago. But I can't get it to work. I want to join an elliptic arc to a bezier curve so they are a single path. I know SVG supports this. I want to use ...
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Why are matplotlib labels not editable in inkscape?

There is a related question here. I generate a graph using the following code: import numpy as np import matplotlib.pyplot as plt WALK_LENGTH = 1_000 random_signs = np.random.choice([-1,1], ...
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Import SVG in MS Word for Mac with current version, viewing with older version

I have some SVG figures and I find that MS Word for Mac, version 16.16.10 (copyright 2018), can import SVG successfully. So far, so good. Are older versions of MS Word, for any platform, able to view ...
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Is there a way to convert svg to eps on Linux?

I'm using Inkscape to do graphic design on Linux and I'm quite happy with it and svg files. Unfortunately, a client requests an eps file. The designed logo contains gradients and the client also asked ...
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How to convert svg to png with ffmpeg?

Is there a way to convert svg files to png using ffmpeg on Windows 10 64bit? I obviously tried ffmpeg -i "file.svg" "file.png" and it doesn't work by default. Perhaps there is ...
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Why does InkScape apparently produce incorrect SVG files, and how to fix it?

After making a logo in InkScape 1.0.1 (also tried with 1.0.2, the latest version), "Save as" optimized SVG, it produces an .svg file which renders in my browser but fails validation with the ...
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Display a tooltip onmouseover in Inkscape-generated image

I'd like a tooltip with some text to be displayed when mouse is over some graphical element in a media I create with Inkscape, ideally a PDF, but I could use an SVG. I believe this is possible, since ...
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Preserve SVG with gradients after PDF export from Word

Whenever I need to create a template for business documents (e. g. concept papers or documentation), I have to place some generic graphics such as the company's logo here and there. Since Microsoft ...
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Converting SVG 1.1 to 1.0?

Ok, so using draw.io desktop, I start a new Blank diagram, and draw just a single textbox with two lines of text inside: Then I do File/Export as/SVG..., choose Zoom 100%, uncheck "Include a ...
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SVG Export - Line Patterns not showing

I am using visio to create technical drawings. My further workflow depends on using the svg export of this drawing. However, I stumbled into the following problem. The custom line patterns are not ...
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SVG clipPath sometimes clips in Windows & IE but not in Chrome/Edge/Firefox?

Here's an example some SVG - with a yellow ring shown next to a red semi-circle. The semi-circle is then transformed and used as a clipPath to hide some of the yellow ring - leaving an arc. It works ...
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MS PowerPoint distorted an imported svg image

I have created an SVG image via Inkspace and I imported it in Powerpoint via drag and drop. I have resized and cropped it as well. I opened the PowerPoint file which included the SVG after some days ...
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How to crop SVG?

How do you crop all empty space from an SVG file, specifically from the command line? I have several SVG files formatted to the standard A2 letter document size, and I need to bulk crop them down so ...
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Why SVG viewer extension fails to show preview of SVG files in windows explorer?

After following the answer on how to get SVG thumbnails in windows explorer 1: How to get SVG thumbnails in Windows Explorer?, there are still problems which hinders the preview of the SVG icons in ...
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How to retain color when using Potrace?

I have a .ppm file which is colored and when I am running Potrace: potrace -s file.ppm It returns only a white and black .svg file. If I do it on inkspace it keeps the colors. If it helps this is ...
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Inkscape: save svg file without pretty print?

I have an SVG file created from Powerpoint that I now want to edit in Inkscape. When opening and saving that file in Inkscape, with no modification, the file size goes from 120kB to 170kB (I'm saving ...
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Inkscape: cloning object to other file

Is object cloning (Alt+D) between files possible in Inkscape/SVG?
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How to convert the svg outcome to png?

I am using this package to generate a sequence diagram https://github.com/francoislaberge/diagrams Here is a very simple sequence diagram file: Alice->Bob:Hello I ran this command diagrams ...
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Inkscape: Convert fill pattern to path

How can I convert a fill pattern, e.g. 'wavy' to a path, so I can edit it as a path, change colour, etc.? I tried Path > Object to Path, it doesn't do anything. I also tried tricks, like export to PDF,...
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Microsoft Office Word 365 Border around SVG graphics

I have exported my Illustrator file as an SVG and successfully imported it in Word 365. Now I want to create a black border around the graphic (in word). Whenever I try to do so it just changes the ...
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Is it possible to copy SVG 'objects' from a web page into a drawing program?

I've been using http://www.webgraphviz.com/ to generate some graphs. That page works by dynamically rendering SVG into the HTML of the same page. I'd like to be able to copy the SVG images from the ...
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Font names aren't aligning between SVG and TTF files?

I downloaded a "Fredoka One" font here: https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Fredoka+One?selection.family=Fredoka+One and installed the TTF file on my system (ie mv FredoakOne-Regular.ttf ~/.fonts/, and ...
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Inkscape: Complete Path with Object

Example: I have a Circle and on top of that a Path. The Path touches the Circle at both Ends and forms some shape inside the circle. I now want to complete the Shape with the Edge of the Circle so ...
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Firefox CSS / SVG filters don't show up

I'm trying to determine why Firefox is not displaying any CSS filters (or SVG), for example just visit the doc below, can someone let me know if there is a setting to enable? https://developer....
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How to enable svg preview in file explorer?

I want to preview .svg files in file explorer. I've been trying to use the file explorer extension available here in github, but to no avail. My Windows version is Windows 10 Home (more specifically, ...
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How can I convert all .svg files in a directory to .pdf on Linux in the commandline

When I have a directory full of .svg files, e.g. from Inkscape, how is it possible to convert them to .pdf files? Similar to this approach for a single file, but as a batch command for a whole ...
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Shrink (scale) an SVG image via command line, while preserving its size

How can I shrink the content within an SVG file from the command line? I'd like the output to have the same default width and height, but be smaller. I'd also like for the scaling to be relative to ...
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assoc-ftype does not work properly on windows 10

I'm trying to associate .svg files to open with Inkscape's inkview.exe. Not being able to do so through conventional methods I'm trying the command line. What I did: ran assoc .svg= and assoc .svgz= ...
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How to convert pdf back to vsd ( pdf was created by visio)

I have examined the asked questions about this topic already, and tried to use inkspace program to convert pdf to svg. After that I ımported svg to visio but it did not work well because it imported ...
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SVG import: Embedded/linked images at the wrong place

I am using InkScape to draw an SVG and want to make it "printable" with that tutorial: https://www.klaasnotfound.com/2016/06/05/creating-cmyk-prepress-pdfs-with-inkscape-and-scribus/ Unfortunately, ...
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Windows 10, High contrast theme & Firefox - does not show some images

When using high contrast theme on Windows 10, Firefox can use this setting and I find it very useful feature as I can set the background color globally. But there are some issues with images in ...
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Converting a font from SVG to SBIX

I've created a colored SVG font in the TTF container file using this project: https://github.com/eosrei/twemoji-color-font However, macOS and iOS only support SBIX fonts, not SVG. They end up showing ...
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Why can some characters in this SVG not be found or browsed (searching with Ctrl+F) in Firefox and Safari on macOS but works on other browsers?

I reproduced this bug on two different computers (both running macOS High Sierra). On one of them, I performed a clean install Mozilla Firefox for the first time, just to test this bug. The version of ...
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Why do some viewers/editors not properly open this SVG file?

Consider this SVG file (box.com link; I can't upload it here.) It has a "checked" or "marked-v" symbol, black on transparency. The weird thing is, some viewers show it properly, while others show it ...
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Does Word class SVG images as text and therefore limit to file size of 32mb?

I have been happily producing Technical drawings and dropping them into a Word document. All was going well until i reached around 23mb (properties) file size. Now the file crashes every time i try to ...
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Importing data from svg website with excel vba

Hi everyone im trying to import a table from a website that I think is SVG. The table I'm trying to import is this one http://clubelo.com/2018-02-11/Results All I have is a basic code to import ...
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