Help needed! Export funktion solid works

Hello!
I need to export Pictures from Solid works in any vector oriented Format
(e.g. EPS) for documentation.
Does anyone know how this works?
I need pictures with dimensioning, 2d and 3d pictures.
Also pictures from the user interface but I think these pics only will be in
bmp.
thanks for help I hope...
Alex
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Alex
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check
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for info. I use e-Print from
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to save files in many different formats Note that 3D graphics (parts, assemblies) won't be exported as real vectors, they will be saved as bitmaps whatever format you choose.
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Philippe Guglielmetti
Hi Alex,
You can make drawings of the parts and save the drawings as Autocad DWG or as DXF. These files are vector oriented and there are a lot of programs out there to convert these files.
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You can print EPS files directly from SolidWorks, if you 1) download and install "windows xp converter pack" (consult google for details) 2) install for example QMS-PS printer driver (any model, you don't have to have the actual printer) 3) Print to file using that printer 4) rename the printed file extension .prn to .eps
--> voilá, your SW is now capable for exporting EPS files.
Some other printer drivers may work as well.
Hope this helps!
-h-
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Heikki Leivo
Beg pardon, but . . . don't you think that 300 megabytes of disk space is a bit much to "pay" for that capability? Unless, of course, you think you'd like to have all those Converter Pack extras (which to me largely seem like I can easily do without). Just wondering if someone can identify a DLL in that Converter Pack that does the job without all the bogus bonus?
'Sporky'
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