File Export Information

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File extension Format Properties Advantages Disadvantages Graphic
*.ai Adobe Illustrator Version 7 &nbsp &nbsp Vector (2D)
*.bmp Bitmap &nbsp Uncrompressed or lossless RLE (runlength entcoding)
The weak compression result in
larger file sizes than other formats
*.dxf Drawing Interchange Format &nbsp &nbsp Also suitable for 3D models Verctor (2D)
*.eps Encapsulated Post Script &nbsp Writing style &nbsp Vector and/or Raster
*.Gif Graphic Interchange format &nbsp Lossless compressing graphics format
Supports animations
Limited to 256 colors raster
*.gpx GPS eXchange file GPS data &nbsp XML-based format for GPS data
*.jpg Joint photographic experts group &nbsp Lossy compressed 24 bit image files
Embedding of paths possible
This is unsuitable for text and hard color transitions raster
*.Kml Google Earth (Vector) Map &nbsp &nbsp Vector
*.kmz Google Earth (Raster) Coordinates &nbsp &nbsp Raster
*.htm Ocad internet map Types:
Java Applet
Flash SVG
&nbsp &nbsp &nbsp
*.pdf Portable Document Format &nbsp Lossless compression
On any operating system readable Small file size
Need reader to read Raster and or vector
*.shp Shapefile ESRI ArcGIS format for storing vector data &nbsp &nbsp &nbsp
*.svg Scalable Vector Graphics Open, XML-based vector graphics format &nbsp &nbsp &nbsp
*.tiff Tagged Image File Format Universal, pixel image format Lossless compression
32 bit