Scale a bitmap

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Scale a bitmap

Postby wtxrcdog » Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:12 pm

I would like to scale a bit map so I can trace it to make vectors for cutting.

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Re: Scale a bitmap

Postby highpockets » Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:34 pm

You can't scale a bitmap in VCP.
You'll have to use a paint app or something like Inkscape.

Why not just trace the bitmap? Then you can scale the vectors to what ever size you'd like.

If you scale up a small bitmap then try and trace it the quality will suffer.
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Re: Scale a bitmap

Postby Adrian » Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:38 pm

The size tool (press T) works on a bitmap the same way as on a vector so you can make a bitmap larger or smaller as you see fit.
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Re: Scale a bitmap

Postby highpockets » Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:50 pm

Thanks Adrian, didn't know that....
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