Chapter 27. Export and Import

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Exporting image with command

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To export images from a project through command line:

  1. Browse the scripts folder under the Visual Paradigm installation directory. For Mac users, you can find the scripts folder in the Visual Paradigm package by right clicking on it and then selecting Show Package Contents. Then look in Contents\Resources\app\scripts for the scripts folder.
  2. Start the command prompt.
  3. Execute the script by supplying the required parameters. For example:
    ExportDiagramImage -project C:\Demo\Demo.vpp -out C:\Demo\Output -diagram “*” -type jpg

    Parameter Description Example
    -project Project path C:\Demo\Demo.vpp
    -out Folder for storing the exported images C:\Demo\Output
    -diagram A list of diagram required to export images. User can enter “*” for representing all diagrams to supply the names of diagrams or to supply a text file which includes the names of all diagrams diagram_1 diagram_2
    -type [optional] Type of diagrams. Here are the possible types:

    • png
    • png_with_background
    • jpg
    • svg
    • pdf