# Re: [NTG-context] label, caption and eps in figures?

```Thanks again!

pstopdf is accomplishing what neither convert, nor ps2pdf, nor etc etc
was able to do```
```
Thank you very much for the hint

Pau

2009/6/13 Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl>:
> Pau wrote:
>>
>> Hello,
>>
>> thanks a _lot_
>>
>> Now I have converted all eps figures into pdf, but I am running yet
>> into another snag... the conversion seems to ruin the bounding box of
>> the eps figures, so that the pdf figures are taking a full a4 site;
>> when I then use them in the main tex file, they are filling a whole
>> page.
>>
>> Is there a way to define a bounding box in \externalfigure ? I have
>> checked in the wikipage and googled a bit, but since English is not my
>> mother tongue, I may very well have used a bad keyword.
>>
>> If not, can anybody point me to a way of modifying a pdf file to get
>> rid of all exterior white space around a figure? I can imagine you can
>> do this with adobe software, but I don't have that. Only unix.
>
> there is a pdtopdf script in the distribution (ruby script that needs gs)
> that can do it that way (by default it uses the boundingbox)
>
> Hans
>
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