AutoCAD Raster Design General Discussion

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evalca
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Raster vs. Vector file

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10-17-2011 09:31 AM

Can anyone tell me the difference between Raster/vector file? I have a hard time making that connection.

 

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cedwards
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Re: Raster vs. Vector file

04-02-2012 04:22 PM in reply to: evalca

Basically, a Raster file looks like an image file (they contain grid/cell information, i.e. pixels).  A Vector file will contain data on points, lines, polylines, polygons, circles, etc; data with defined points/pathways.

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