= Sharing graphics =
This page includes methods of sharing graphics/figures with co-workers who
(probably) do not use ConTeXt.
This includes importing to and exporting from ConTeXt.
== Exporting MetaPost drawings as PDF files ==
Sometimes one wants to create a PDF file from a [ [MetaPost]]/ [[MetaFun]] drawing , with the page clipped to the size of the drawing. This can be achieved using the following construct:
See also notes on <cmd>startMPpage</cmd> on [[Mpgraphic]] .
== Importing MetaPost drawings into MS Word ==MS Word can import many graphics formats, but not PDF.
To allow a Word user to import a drawing created in MetaPost , the PDF can be converted to encapsulated postscript as follows:
* Create a PDF drawing (see "Exporting MetaPost drawing as PDF files" above).
* From the command line, convert to EPS using pdftops:
* Import the EPS file as a picture into Word.
Note that the preview on-screen in Word is of poor quality, but when printed it should have the full quality of the original.