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I am trying to export three shapefiles to svg files but the problem I could not make these shapefiles polygon to black outlines to be export to svg files. How do I do that ?

I tried to run that in ArcGIS 10.1 but it failed.

HELP !!!


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Once I exported them to svg, do I need to have third party photo editing software to change to color what I want, right ? – PROBERT Jun 26 '13 at 16:45
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Shapefiles don't store any information about how to represent the data, only the geometry and attributes of the data.

As best as I can tell, SAGA only allows you (using the 'Export to SVG' tool) to export the geometry of a feature, and doesn't allow you to change the appearance of the exported SVG.

You can export the layout of a map as SVG in ArcGIS using the Export Map tool. If you're layout only consisted of a view of your shapefile(s) with the symbology you need, the resulting SVG should be appropriate.

See the ArcGIS help for more information.

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DPierce, Thank you. – PROBERT Jun 26 '13 at 21:42

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