Re: 4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro

2018-07-02 Thread Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech
The "Tip" was based on macOS native PICT to PDF conversion. Write Pro does not use PICT to store previews, in fact, it does not store renderings of any kind, so one must use WP PRINT and invoke the printing mechanism in order to generate PDF.

Re: 4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro

2018-06-26 Thread JOHN BAUGHMAN via 4D_Tech
Tim, H. I think you are right. In fact after reading your suggestion I found a tip posted by Keisuke back in 2015 about converting 4D Write to PDF by using CONVERT PICTURE. He discusses it in terms of using the trick to store them “Outside the data file” which exactly where I am

RE: 4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro

2018-06-25 Thread Timothy Penner via 4D_Tech
John, if it is a frozen document (HIPPA protected) why is it being saved in a editable format at all? Why not just save the finalized/frozen document as a PDF and store it as a blob? -Tim ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D

RE: 4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro

2018-06-25 Thread Vance Villanueva via 4D_Tech
:4d_tech-boun...@lists.4d.com] On Behalf Of JOHN BAUGHMAN via 4D_Tech Sent: Saturday, June 23, 2018 7:10 PM To: Randy Engle via 4D_Tech Cc: JOHN BAUGHMAN Subject: 4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro Still trying to get my head around converting 4D Write documents that contain

Re: 4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro

2018-06-24 Thread Justin Carr via 4D_Tech
Just a a guess John, but is it possible the pictures that don't convert were inserted in PICT format? Maybe you could select one of the letters with troublesome images and convert one of those images in place to PNG (using CONVERT PICTURE). Then try opening that letter again in 4D Write Pro.

4D Write, pictures in page, frozen document, to 4D Write Pro

2018-06-23 Thread JOHN BAUGHMAN via 4D_Tech
Still trying to get my head around converting 4D Write documents that contain images in page to 4D Write Pro. I have moved on from the templates which I think I have working and am now dealing with correspondence that has been printed and most have references frozen. These document have up to