[OS X TeX] White vs. Transparent?

Themis Matsoukas matsoukas at psu.edu
Sat Mar 25 10:20:59 EST 2006

On Mar 25, 2006, at 10:04 AM, Alan Munn wrote:
> On a related note, how come the transparent background doesn't get  
> preserved when importing LaTeXit's PDFs to Powerpoint?  Is there a  
> way to keep it transparent [...]

To my knowledge, powerpoint does not accept pdf images. You can paste  
them into powerpoint but they are converted into (ugly) bitmaps.

> [...] or is this a property/feature/bug of Powerpoint?

I wouldn't call this a "feature". I wouldn't call it a "bug" either,  
since pdf is not some obscure format. We are left with "property".


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