Exporting and Printing

The Export Panel

The Export panel displays settings for different export formats: JPEG, PDF, PNG and SVG. Some of the settings are shared between the formats.

JPEG

The Export panel showing setting for the JPEG format

Export Scope: Choose whether to export the entire document or a part of it. The Export Scope option is described in the Export Scope subsection.

Resolution: Resolution of the output image. You can select one of the predefined options.

Width and Height: Set the absolute size of the output image.

Scale: Set the output image size in relation to the original dimensions. When you change the Scale, the program shows the corresponding Width and Height.

Quality: Set the output image quality. By decreasing the value, you can have a smaller file, but the image will preserve less details, and it may have artifacts.

PDF

The Export panel showing settings for the PDF format

Export Scope: Choose whether to export the entire document or a part of it. The Export Scope option is described in the Export Scope subsection.

Resolution: Resolution of raster elements of the design. This option doesn't affect vector elements. You can select one of the predefined options.

PNG

The Export panel showing setting for the PNG format

Export Scope: Choose whether to export the entire document or a part of it. The Export Scope option is described in the Export Scope subsection.

Resolution: Resolution of the output image. You can select one of the predefined options.

Width and Height: Set the absolute size of the output image.

Scale: Set the output image size in relation to the original dimensions. When you change the Scale, the program shows the corresponding Width and Height.

Transparent Background: Keep transparency in areas that contain no visible objects in your design. When this option is turned off, a white background is used to fill such areas.

SVG

The Export panel showing settings for the SVG format

Export Scope: Choose whether to export the entire document or a part of it. The Export Scope option is described in the Export Scope subsection.

Resolution: Resolution of raster elements of the design. This option doesn't affect vector elements. You can select one of the predefined options.

Save Layers: Save additional information related to the organization of objects in the document. It may help you edit a created SVG file bringing no visual change to the image.