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Have a look at EUDCEDIT. It's a "hidden" program that is included in most windows versions that can be used to edit and create fonts. I have used it do do exactly what you are trying to achieve. Once you create your font, it will appear under the name "EUDC" in your list of fonts available through the "Character Marker Symbol" type in the "Symbol Property ...


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Convert the font or image into an EMF vector graphic in graphic software such as Adobe Illustrator then use it as the picture marker symbol and it will be rendered as vector. You can also add any EMF vector (i.e. logo) to map layour as image and it will also render as vector. You can introduce 100% transparency to remove backround but only solid and 100% ...


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If you're willing to use TileMill and MBTiles, you can do this pretty easily using CartoCSS to style the original Tiff, and output an MBTiles file. #dem { raster-opacity:1; raster-scaling:lanczos; raster-colorizer-default-mode: linear; raster-colorizer-default-color: transparent; raster-colorizer-stops: stop(0,#aaf) stop(100, #afa); } ...


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Use vector EMF. Works fine but EMF is the only vector format supported by ArcGIS Desktop (I am not even mentioning Pro as it is not a fully fleshed out and production ready GIS). You can create and then convert vector graphics in most graphic design software. For example, open a vector graphic in Adobe Illustrator and export as EMF. I won't discuss tracing ...


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If you edit the image in Photoshop you can use the magic eraser tool to remove the white background. Any white space will become transparent so make sure you use the paint bucket tool in photoshop to color any white space you want to show as white as a slightly off-white color that won't be noticeable. Save the Image as a BMP. Insert the image as a marker. ...


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If those lines are vector lines (and not graphic lines as well) and you want to places those pictures onto them you can just add a point layer and put points where you need the symbol. Then you use your picture as a picture-marker-symbol where you can set the background or transparent-color to no-color. If you need special rotations you can put the angle ...


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This is a known issue with ESRI. Their Page suggests these following workarounds (quoted from ESRI): Use one of the following two solutions to solve this issue. It is highly recommended to download and use ArcGIS Pro to perform all printing and exporting functions. ArcGIS Pro is not limited by the graphical device interface (GDI) ...



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