Best format for screen shots?

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Sun Jul 11 11:49:36 CDT 2004


Sunday, July 11, 2004, 5:58:33 AM, you wrote:

Sac> This time I will also be making PDFs for cross-platform distribution. Since
Sac> PICT is a Mac-only format, would EPS (or some other format) be better?

EPS files are huge. Even if the pdf conversion compresses the image,
you'll still have to keep all the originals around somewhere. I've
always used jpg images for my screenshots. Of course, this might
depend on what you're using to create the final pdf file.

-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at

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