Hi, I would love to save this as a pdf file but my client wants me to
send them tif files...why i have no idea..when i could supply the dwg
files,,but hey that is what the client wants...only it is causing me
allot of hastle finding something that can produce a tif file..so any
help would be appreciated.
On Wed, 28 Jan 2004 17:24:00 -0600, "D. Alan Hooper"
1. get a friend with MicroStation to print it as a tiff (the files are still
huge for if you want good resolution)
2. print it and scan it
3. pdf95 (free) print it as a pdf then print as a tiff (still huge)
Install a EPS-Plotter from the File Pulldownmenu "add neu printer" in
AutoCAD(choose PostSriptLevel1 for example). Than print the file digital
as a *.eps-file with the PostScriptLevel-printer. Go to Photoshop and
open it. Give the resolution you think is good for you (it comes a
dialog-box, everytime you open *.eps in Photoshop.)
It takes a couple of minutes.Flatten all to the backgroundlayer. Save it
as *.tiff-file with the resolution and quality you wish for.
That's the best way I know. Its unfortunately a pre-condition that you
We use ViewCompanion (www.softwarecompanions.com) to convert our
hpgl/2 plot files to TIF. Generally they will still be bigger than
the plot file even with appropriate compression methods. But that is
more a limitation of raster files in general.
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