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Questions tagged [png]

Questions about the lossless raster graphics format PNG, primarily designed to succeed the `GIF` format for displaying images on the internet or via digital delivery. This format supports transparency.

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PNG file lifted from website for business card

I am doing a business card for my dad, and he has a website with the logo I'm going to use. Can i copy this image straight off the website as a .png file, or will this not translate nicely when it is ...
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How to export logo to be used in Word

I have finished my artwork in Illustrator. It is a logo for my company. It is a horizontal rectangle. I am ready for exporting it so I can use it as part of the header in my Word template. I have got ...
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I need .png file with transparency but when I export file as .png I get black background?

I need .png file with transparency for web but when I export file as .png I get black background? I am working in Photoshop and Illustrator.
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Is converting tiff (CMYK) to png (RGB) and back again lossless?

I need to convert a bunch of tiff (CMYK) images to png (RGB) to process them through a certain program, and then convert them back to tiff (CMYK) again. As far as I know, both formats are lossless. ...
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Illustrator 2017: How do I export a PNG with a diagonal line that is not pixelated?

I am trying to create a PNG in Illustrator. It looks smooth and how I want it to look, until I export it as a PNG. I understand that selecting PNG vs PNG 8 can make a difference but I have not ...
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Text from illustrator appears blurry when exported as JPEG/PNG unless zoomed

After exporting my .ai file to another format (png or jpeg) I have problems with my text being blurry, but it is ONLY blurry when it is at actual size. When you zoom in, it is as if it focuses and ...
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From jpg to png with similar size

I have a jpg that it has 414 KB. For different reasons I need it to be png. I tried to export it to png and then it is 2.1 MB. Is there a way to export from jpg to png with similar size and similar ...
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How to resize icons from the noun project without losing quality

Just joined the noun project and they have some great icons! The only problem is that anytime I try to resize the icons to make them smaller (eg 64x64) they seem to get a bit fuzzy. Doesn't matter if ...
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Method to Export PNG-8 w/ Partial Transparency in Adobe PS CC Other Than “Quick Export” / “Export As”?

I previously asked "How to Batch Export All Directory Contents to PNG-8, Overwriting Existing Files?". The answer I received appears to be technically correct. But I forgot to mention one serious ...
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How to Batch Export All Directory Contents to PNG-8, Overwriting Existing Files?

Based on some preliminary manual testing, I've found that exporting as png-8 as one might expect provides significant file size reduction. One of my test images went from 58.8 kb to 10.7 kb. With a ...
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PNG links in InDesign

I've been using InDesign for a long time, always doing everything "the right way", that means images always in CMYK and never in PNG... but, I am working on a project involving around 400 images given ...
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Why does Photoshop change the position of my PNG when creating a GIF?

I'm trying to create a GIF using PNGs I made in Illustrator. Each of them have the same position and size but when I export it to Photoshop, the image position changes per frame. How do I fix this?
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When saving a CMYK image for web in Illustrator with convert to sRGB ticked, does it automatically convert the image to RGB?

It may sound like a silly qestion but I upload my designs to a website that will later print them onto garments and other stuff. I saw on the website that I should be converting my designs to RGB ...
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Why does a PNG I downloaded not display transparency in photoshop?

I have been trying to download photos/pictures from the internet and edit them, but whenever I do it the transparent background becomes white. I have tried copy/pasting, which never works. I tried ...
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need to take art png from 48mb to 25mb

Not sure at this point if it can be done. But if you can help that would be awesome. Png is currently 48mb and it is the correct size for printing set as well as resolution at 300 dpi. i cannot make ...
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png made in GIMP not exporting with transparency

I've just edited one photo in GIMP to have a transparent background. The first photo exported fine (with the transparency), however the second photo does not export with the transparency. I'm using ...
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Can I export an animated GIF as a PNG Sequence in Photoshop?

Hey we're getting an animation made for a startup loading for a new device and the company need it as a PNG sequence... is it possible to save this out in Photoshop as a PNG sequence? Thanks!
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GIMP - export to PNG changes the color completely (from RGB to GRAY)

Could somebody please help me to export an image from GIMP to PNG? I have an RGB image in GIMP. When I export the image to JPG I got the expected results: However, when exporting to PNG Orange ...
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Exported small .png image from Adobe Illustrator CC 2017 is Pixelated

I exported a .png image from Adobe Illustrator CC 2017 to use as a logo on my website. It is quite large (1241px x 1346px) and it is slowing the site down dramatically. It needs to be around 100px x ...
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Blurry distortion after uploading images to Facebook

Can anyone tell me what is causing the discoloration around the black areas in the red field in this image and how to correct it? It's not showing up in the source file JPG or PNG in the program but ...
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Transparency with 24bit png

I need to make a transparent image with a png 24 format, NOT 32. Photoshop saves any image with transparency only as 32png. How do i get around this?
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how to create 3D png image in photoshop?

What i am looking to make is a image like the attached one in which if i add a background colour to the image it will turn into a full image with 3d shades. I am using Photoshop cs6. Is there any ...
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Exporting SVG as PNG without antialiasing

I have a similar issue to this one. I have this SVG in Inkscape: It's 22 x 22, and I've made sure to follow the advice in the linked answer and use a grid to align the contents. When exporting to ...
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Krita PNG or JPEG not saving?

I've tried a grand total of 12 times to save my Krita files (called .kra) as .png or .jpg files, but it doesn't work. Each time I try, Krita freezes for a few minutes and then shuts down without ...
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How to make crips and smooth icons from downloaded png?

That is probably repeated question but I want to make all png icons look crisp and smooth in android application. How can I do this in Photoshop? I have 50*50 px png images that I want to make them ...
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Is there a way to slightly reduce my PNG file size without much loss? Easiest way to optimize perhaps?

I am using CANVA software which only allows files up to 25 mb and my png's are over 30. I don't want to compress all the way down to JPG. I'd like to keep as much detail as possible.
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Colors changed when uploaded as png

When I export the image from Photoshop as a JPG and upload it, everything looks how it should: https://s15.postimg.org/xfh3fc08r/image.jpg But the same image, exported and uploaded as a PNG, and I ...
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Adding a PNG to AI but it comes across with a white backgroud

Im sure this is a simple one and I have just changed a setting on AI but for a week now PNGs won't come across without a white square background? Any one have any ideas?
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Illustrator: fuzzy looking icons when exporting to PNG

I have a vector file which contains many objects. One of them is attached below. The top is original, crystal clear/pixel perfect. But I want lower size (dimensions not by filesize). Original images ...
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Create Font using PNG files

I want to create my own Font using some images that formatted as .PNG. is there any tool to create fonts using this method or anyway to do this ? because i'm more comfortable to create characters in ...
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How to create 32-bit png with alpha in photoshop [duplicate]

I need icon image 32-bit png with alpha for play store. But i have no idea about alpha images. how to create 32 bit png with alpha using photoshop. If you have any video tutorial please send me link.
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How to edit button color?

I have this button in PNG format and I want to change it to blue using Gimp or some other free tool (and keep the transparency).
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please recommend an ideal software to combine several figures into one figure [closed]

I have three plots in png format and want them to be combined into one png file, aligned side-by-side in a line. The original png files might have quite wide white boundaries and I hope they can be ...
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GIMP changes color PNG images when opening them in bulk with 'Open as Layers'

When opening some .PNG files created in R, using GIMP, and via 'Open as Layers', the color of the images changes. Some turn yellow, some black, one even a gets a reddish tint. When I open them ...
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Rotating a layer around centre and save file (72 times)

I need to rotate a graphic I have made in Adobe Illustrator. The complication is that only the arrow layer needs to be rotated (around the centre of the image). That rules out simply throwing the ...
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Image quality issue

I receive 3 Png file but one looks grainy when zoom in but the other looks ok. I check the resolution is the same. So what is the causes of the quality. Although there is different in document size, ...
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ImageMagick - How to convert png image background to transparent leaving only text?

This question is asking for an ImageMagick method not Photoshop. I'm hoping someone will be able to tell me what to type in cmd to perform the following operation: I have an image file with a black/...
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Inkscape 9-patch image export or plugin?

I have some artwork made in Inkscape, which I would like to export as a 9-patch image (info here). Does anyone know how I would go about doing this? If this functionality isn't supported out of the ...
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File size increases with resolution when exporting to PNG

Whenever I am trying to increase the resolution of the logo I am exporting from Illustrator the file size gets increased automatically, I would like to know if I could increase the resolution while ...
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How to make sure the color of PNG file in InDesign is similar with PDF file exported?

I'm a newbie to Indesign. My client give me the logo in RGB PNG file, when I export to PDF file, it shown in totally different colour(the transparent background become dark colour and blue colour logo ...
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Need logo to to be large enough so that it won't be pixelated when blown up for video on large screen

I have created a logo in Illustrator and need to use it in our video. Our clients will be playing on a large screen and want to make sure the file is large enough so when blown up it will not be ...
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Illustrator: exporting to PNG makes edges darker

When I export vectors from Illustrator to transparent PNG and bring that image to Photoshop, the edges become darker especially when vector color is light, like white or light gray. How can I resolve ...
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Illustrator: blurry image when exporting to PNG

When I export my Illustrator file to PNG it appears blurry when I zoom to 120%.
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Illustrator: save for web as PNG gives me a sliced version

Attempting to save a file in PNG-24 format with the Save for Web command in Illustrator. This creates a new folder called Images with several PNG files instead of just one, each file being a slice of ...
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Why do images look different in different software and in different formats

Example: It seems like the colors on the right are the "true" colors, but the PNG file contains some sort of "filter" that enhances the saturation but only gets recognised by certain software ...
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how do i keep transparency in a logo made with inkscape when uploading it to facebook

I created a logo for a customer using inkscape and exported it as a .PNG image. I can use it in Word or Publisher no problem with a transparent background, but my customer said it had a solid ...
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How to export PNG for high quality Printing in Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator

I want to export as PNG for printing. I have designed a document in Adobe Illustrator and I have used Pantone colours, but the results for printing are very poor. I have to use PNG for printing ...
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Icons degrade when converted to PDF using Photoshop

I'm working on a graphic resume in Photoshop. This project was started by someone else and they used some social icons from flaticon.com. I need to replace the Facebook icon with a Github icon. Here ...
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Issues with PDF image downsampling in export from InDesign or display in Acrobat

I'm having issues rasterizing images for inclusion in PDFs. I currently rasterize in Illustrator, import to InDesign, and downsample from roughly 300 ppi to 150 ppi, or thereabouts. I would prefer to ...
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Export grid of images from Inkscape to individual PNG files

How can I export a grid of icons from Inkscape to a series of PNG files? The icons are aligned correctly in a grid that define their final shape. Here is a sample of the bottom right corner: I want ...