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Old June 13th, 2011, 07:30 AM
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Default Possible to "Create Outlines" in output?

I have a project I do almost daily, that requires the output to have all the fonts be outlined, rather than type. So every day, I open the output file in Illustrator, select all and "convert to outlines". It just dawned on me today that there might be a smooth work around posted here. I can't find anything so I thought I'd ask.

These are 1 page pdfs, black and white only, and it's output for a vinyl cutter, so it's just purely outlines, nothing fancy.

I have other work arounds I do here too, but wondered if there wasn't a way I could just make the artwork *RIGHT* from the get go. I compose these files both on v. 3.something if I run them through the Server version, and I'm on v. 6.something if I run them thru desktop on my primary machine. Both are windows based.


Thanks in advance!

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Old August 24th, 2017, 02:49 PM
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Default Re: Possible to "Create Outlines" in output?

Following, I would like to see a way to do this as well, did you ever find an answer to this?
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Old August 28th, 2017, 01:35 PM
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Default Re: Possible to "Create Outlines" in output?

With FusionPro VDP Server, you can add these two lines to the CFG file for the composition:
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EPS_Output_Enabled=True
IMG_Output_OutlineText=True
This will generate an EPS file with outlines for each page of your output, next to the PDF output.
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