Inkscape/Exporting

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Inkscape offers a variety of export options, most available from menu File > Save As...:

  • Vector image formats
    • Scalable Vector Graphics (svg)
    • Gzipped Scalable Vector Graphics (svgz)
    • Portable Document Format (pdf)
    • Postscript (ps)
    • Encapsulated Postscript (eps)
    • EPSi
    • Adobe Illustrator (ai)
    • LaTeX with PS Tricks macros (tex)
    • PovRay (pov) -- paths and shapes only
    • Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language (hpgl)
    • HP Graphicsl Language Plot FIle (plt)
    • Enhanced Windows Metafile (emf)
    • Windows Metafile (wmf)
    • Microsoft XAML (xaml)
    • OpenDocument Drawing (odg)
  • Raster image formats
    • Portable Network Graphics (png)-- in menu File > Export Bitmap...

Limitations: Inkscape is currently unable to export to the following formats:

  • Computer Graphics Metafile (cgm)
  • CorelDRAW files (cdr)
  • Drawing Interchange Format (dxf)

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