Import from rect

Thomas McGrath III mcgrath3 at
Fri Jan 16 12:34:55 EST 2009

Ahh, that might be more interesting and actually make it easier.


Tom McGrath III
Lazy River Software
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On Jan 16, 2009, at 12:33 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:

> Offhand I don't know why the latter isn't working, but you might  
> consider using the new form of "export snapshot" which allows you to  
> specify the object rather than merely its rect:
>  export snapshot from grp "MyGroup" to file "MyImage.jpg" as jpeg
> This will cause the object specified to be rendered into an  
> offscreen buffer directly, then that buffer is compressed into the  
> specified format for writing to disk.
> The benefit here may be that the card on which the object resides  
> doesn't even need to be opened to get its image exported.
> HTH -
> --
> Richard Gaskin
> Fourth World

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