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Exprort to PDF creates massive files

Siemens Dreamer Siemens Dreamer
Siemens Dreamer

Why when creating a pdf does Catchbook create such massive files? The same file when printed to pdf shrinks from 11Mb to 1.5Mb?

Siemens Legend

Hi @Mr_Hayes, Thanks for getting in touch. 


It would really help if you could send a copy of the .cb file that produces the 11Mb .pdf file to


See the FAQ for export instructions.



Siemens Legend

@Mr_Hayes: It is probably because Catchbook currently saves to PDF as image, and you are comparing it to a file where the content has been saved as vector. We have plans to support more types of PDF output.