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10.4: View images and maps in Dictionary
Authored by: adrianm on Jun 03, '05 05:44:27PM

The images are nicely scalable in Dictionary, but if you drag them out they get rasterized to PNG :-(



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10.4: View images and maps in Dictionary
Authored by: Seth Milliken on Jun 03, '05 06:12:41PM

FYI, they are stored natively as PNGs. See /Library/Dictionaries/New Oxford American Dictionary.dict/Contents/Images



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10.4: View images and maps in Dictionary
Authored by: adrianm on Jun 05, '05 05:20:58AM

Indeed they are. Doesn't explain, though, why that map of Europe scales up really smoothly in Dictionary but not in Preview.

Maybe Dictionary has a better smoothing algorithm.



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10.4: View images and maps in Dictionary
Authored by: Nostromo1965 on Jun 03, '05 06:32:56PM

Eh? They scale nicely even after dragging them to the Desktop as .pngs as well. At least they do on my PowerBook.



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