Re: How to edit/print .ps files

Subject: Re: How to edit/print .ps files
From: Max Wyss <prodok -at- PRODOK -dot- CH>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 1997 08:15:03 GMT


one way to handle that PS file is to process it with Acrobat Distiller to
create a PDF file, and then to open it in Adobe Illustrator (version 5.5 or
higher). There, you can clean it up and save it as EPS.

Hope, this can help.

Max Wyss
PRODOK Engineering AG
Technical documentation and translations, Electronic Publishing
CH-8906 Bonstetten, Switzerland

Fax: +41 1 700 20 37
e-mail: mailto:prodok -at- prodok -dot- ch or 100012 -dot- 44 -at- compuserve -dot- com


>I've some .ps files which should go with a document. Since the diagrams in
>.ps format are very large I want to reduce before putting it in the
>document. The problem is none of the graphic applications (Visio, PSP etc.)
>can open the .ps file. Is there an application in which I can open the .ps
>files and resize it?
>Because of the size I cannot even print these diagrams on A4 sheets. Is
>there a way to print these diagrams from GhostView so that they scale/fit
>to paper?
>If any of my experienced friends know the answer, please help me out.
>Thanks in advance.

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