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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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Converting Pivot Charts to svg format

Hi so I was wondering if it's possible to somehow convert a pivot chart to an svg format. By that I mean somehow keeping the functionalities of the pivot chart in place so that the chart would change ...
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SVG Selenium Xpath locator

I am trying to get the xpath of svg element structured as r multiple rows in g tags having circles. I am using //*[local-name()='svg']//*[local-name()='circle' and @id='xxx'] to get the element by ...
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Modifying the Red X in the color palette that turns off the fill?

Inkscape has a rex X in the color palette that is used to turn of the fill. Is it possible to change this to something else? I tried a few different themes as outlined here, but none of them ...
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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 can I convert all texts in SVG to paths via command line?

I am looking for a cli tool which takes a svg file (and maybe font files) and produces a svg file which has all texts converted to paths (curves). I know it is possible to embed a font, but this is ...
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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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Can I not insert a QR-Code as a .svg in a PowerPoint Presentation?

I have an Illustration (created with Adobe Illustrator) which has a QR-Code on it. When I export this as an .svg, I can open it in Internet Explorer or any photo viewer and it looks just as I want it ...
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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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How to scale an SVG relative to its canvas size with the command line

I'm trying to create a pipeline for rendering my vector graphics. I'm basically trying to upscale the vector by 16 times, rasterize it, then downscale to supersample it back down to native resolution, ...
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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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Is is possible to zoom beyond the limits in Internet Explorer?

Im using IE to view a large svg file and would like to see the whole image. However IE has a limit of 10% on zooming out, and at that level its still too close to see whole image. Is it possible to ...
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How can I have an InkScape project exported to PDF or SVG with links still attached in the output (I am on Linux)?

I have pretty big SVG in InkScape (3000px by 2000px). I want to put links to some objects in the SVG. I have tried to look for PDF editor that can annotate with link in Linux. There are none (tried ...
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How to export an minified/optimized svg from Inkscape?

I'm using Inkscape to create and manipulate SVGs. Later I use this files in my websites. Unfortunately Inkscape produces a really messy SVG, even I select Plain SVG in the save dialog. How can I ...
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How do I get Chrome to open local SVG files instead of downloading?

Much like https://stackoverflow.com/questions/21531061/image-url-downloads-the-image-instead-of-displaying-it I have a Chrome browser that refuses to display local SVG files rather than dowloading ...
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Converting word to pdf with svg inside, file provided

I have already asked this question once, but cannot access the account to provide a download link. Here it is now: https://uploadfiles.io/x507b I don't have any expensive adobe programmes or anything ...
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How to add a comment in a SVG file using Inkscape?

I am using Inkscape to create SVG files. Is it possible to put a comment in a SVG file? For example I want to leave a comment to mention the licence of the file (which is Creative Commons). And then, ...
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Convert SVG image to PNG with magnification

How ca I convert a SVG image to a PNG image with magnification and without pixelation? I have tried to open with Paint.NET (with a plugin) and GIMP but I did not succeed. The final image is not ...
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How to generate a SVG without embedded images

I'm using Photoshop to convert images to SVG, but I need a flexible SVG file, I don't want embedded images. My images need to stay in another path, that SVG which will refer and to include. Can I can ...
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SVG linear gradient displayed differently by different software when x2 attribute is not present

I’ve recently imported and edited a file in Inkscape. I saved the image as “optimized SVG” in Inkscape, but when I opened the resulting file in different programs, some displayed it the same as ...
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How can I save a Google map as a SVG image?

I want to convert the image here: http://scimaps.org/maps/map/map_of_complexity_sc_154/detail to a SVG or PDF file. Using print from Firefox doesn't work. What are my options?
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How to turn this XML into a usable SVG?

Working with a legacy application, I have XML for two SVG images used in the application. I need to extract these images into proper .svg files. <symbol id="icon-dizzy-somewhat" viewBox="0 0 1024 ...
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Inkscape x64 cannot export pdf with text

I am using export in 'Inkscape 0.91 x64' and C# to convert an SVG file to PDF. But when I input svg file contain text, out pdf file be blank. I don't know why. Please help me explain and help me fix ...
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Best way to view white SVG on Windows

SVG can be readily viewed in Edge browser. However white SVG on white browser background aren't good to see. Do I need to install an external program for this or am I missing a setting?
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Cairo Converts SVG to Black and White

I am trying to convert an SVG into a PDF on the command line but both svg2pdf and cairosvg result in black and white images (the original is in colour). $ identify original.svg original.svg SVG 31x40 ...
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How to change an image resolution with Inkscape?

I'd like to know how can I change the pixel resolution of a SVG image made with Inkscape. I've designed a square logo with a dimension of 25x25 millimeters, and when I saved it I noticed that the ...
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Is there a way to force Illustrator to open a downloaded SVG (rather than the browser)?

I have Illustrator set as the default for all SVGs but whenever I download an SVG, when I click on the download inside the browser, the browser opens the SVG in a new tab. So the only way to open the ...
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Did anyone manage to import an Inkscape saved SVG into Gliffy?

Drag and drop does not work for me. The image is just a black box then. Tried with Internet Explorer and Firefox.
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PDF to SVG conversion with grouping and proper text conversion

I am looking into converting a large pdf file into svg (in order to create a web animation with java-script). I tried various methods which are available on my system: Conversion with a tool called ...
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SVG gradient does not yield correct start and end colours

I have a linear gradient from #F1BC6D to #EA5D49. But the rendered colours are not close to these start and stop values. Why? <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?> <svg ...
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Simple animation program?

I am very good with Inkscape, the open source SVG drawing tool. I am looking for something similar in terms of animation - I'd like to do simple things like animate a circle growing, a ball falling, a ...
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Generated element with Inkscape?

I'd like to create a generated element with inscape. For example consider this element: It is composed of multiple shapes and texts. It should have these generation properties: position, size (as ...
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how to generate a graph with asciidoc?

I was checking out this asciidoc tutorial and really liked the graph at a,b,c,d so i create such a file with that ascii text 1.ad went ahead and installed asciidoctor chrome extension but it just ...
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Inkscape - save as PDF destroys patterns

When trying to save a copy to PDF (and also in print to file) the resulted file are broken. For example: if my pattern is small red dots, the pattern in the PDF are chunks of squares with small red ...
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Why does Sketch App mangle certain svgs when imported?

I have 2 svgs that look exactly the same on the web and in Illustrator. One of them has been run through a minify script. You can take a look at these 2 svgs and the code on codepen As you can see, ...
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I am unable to convert make a svg file from PSD

I have a psd file, which is has several layers. I took layer which I wanted duplicated to it to a new file( ctrl+n). Then saved the file as .png. Now I opened that png file in adobe, converted it to ...
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Installing RSVG on a Mac

I've already installed rsvg-convert once in a Mac, but it was using pkg-config, and now I'm trying to insert RSVG inside my own app. RSVG has many dependences, which probably should also be inside my ...
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Which SVG features are supported by Illustrator?

Illustrator is able to open SVGs and save files as SVGs, but I've noticed that certain SVG features that are included in the spec -- especially styles like @font-face w/ base-64 content and path fill -...
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Inserting Inkscape SVG drawing with colour gradient fill into Word 2013

I am trying to plug a drawing in Inkscape SVG format into a .docx Word 2013 file. Using the solution posted under Inserting SVG files in a Microsoft Word document, I am not able to maintain the ...
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Convert text to SVG/vector in a Word document (custom fonts)

I have a couple of custom fonts which I would like to use in a handout I am sending out. However, as a base font I use a custom font that other users will not have installed. Is it possible to embed ...
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Export custom Google Maps view to vector Format

I have created a custom Google Map including some markers. Now I'd like to export this map as vector Format, including the copyright notices, for printing them at a higher quality as my PNG screenshot ...
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Specific vector graphic format needed

I need a vector graphic format which must meet the following requirements: Is displayed consistently by different web browsers Has an editor program which starts quickly and is able to VERY EASILY ...