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Aide Scilab >> Graphiques: export et impression > xs2ps


export graphics to PS

Calling Sequence

xs2ps(win_num, file_name [,orientation])
xs2ps(fig, file_name [,orientation])



an integer, ID of the figure to export.


handle of the figure to export.


a string, name of the exported file.


an optional string, with possible values 'portrait' or 'landscape'. The default value is 'portrait'.


xs2ps exports the display of a graphic window into a PostScript file.

Note that the generated Postscript file cannot be directly printed since it requires a header file. The function xs2eps can be used to directly produce an Encapsulated Postscript file with a header.


// Postcript export

See Also

  • figure_size property in figure_properties — description of the graphics figure entity properties
  • toprint — Send text or figure to the printer.
  • printfigure — Opens a printing dialog and prints a figure.
  • xs2bmp — export graphics to BMP
  • xs2gif — export graphics to GIF
  • xs2jpg — export graphics to JPG
  • xs2png — export graphics to PNG
  • xs2ppm — export graphics to PPM
  • xs2eps — export graphics to EPS
  • xs2pdf — export graphics to PDF.
  • xs2svg — export graphics to SVG
  • xs2emf — export graphics to EMF (only under Windows)
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