[OS X TeX] Compressing pdf graphics

Luci Ellis luci at verbeia.com
Tue May 22 16:29:19 EDT 2007

Dear Denis,

On 22/5/07 7:14 PM, "Chabot Denis" <chabotd at globetrotter.net> wrote:

> Hi,
> Recently I posted a question to the R mailing list because pdf plots
> I make with it can be larger than png files when a lot of objects are
> plotted (but offer much better quality, of course, in particular for
> zooming in on details).
> What prompted my question was the fact that Acrobat can shrink these
> graphics (or my LaTeX documents that contain lots of them) quite a
> bit, and I was hoping there was a compression option I did not know
> about.
> I'm including a reply I received because it suggests this compression
> can be done within LaTeX.
> Do you know how to do this?

Perhaps not within LaTeX, but certainly within OS X.


Hope that helps.


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