[OS X TeX] (OT) Create & Bounding Box

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Sat Nov 27 12:02:38 EST 2004

On Nov 27, 2004, at 07:28, Herb Schulz wrote:

>>> Now for my question. How do you get Create to save the graphic as a
>>> pdf file
>>> which contains the minimal bounding box of the graphic?
>> Select PDF as output, select the graphic and then drag it from the
>> 'well'. It is in the top-right corner of your document view.
>> For complicated exports on slow machines, especially hwne you try to
>> export bitmaps in the order of megabytes, I use the export function
>> instead because otherwise you have to keep down your mouse butten for 
>> a
>> long time until the export has been created.

Yet another way avoid the drag problem on slow machines:  select your 
graphic(s), then cmd-click on the drag well to get a save dialog box; 
you can save as whatever format you selected for the well.

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