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Re: st: Graph edits


From   Ronan Conroy <rconroy@rcsi.ie>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: Graph edits
Date   Wed, 24 Mar 2010 15:06:23 +0000

On 23 Márta 2010, at 12:15, paul o'brien wrote:

i, like you, would prefer to make my edits in Word or PowerPoint but
cannot. OS X copies the graph as a png or some other format you select
in the graph preferences but not the one that allows ungrouping later.


Beware of doing this! Word and Powerpoint apply their own scaling metrics when they ungroup objects, so graph points, tick marks etc will wander from their true positions. This is not always noticeable (tick marks wandering is easy to spot, but data points much harder).



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