How to save cropped SVG?

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How to save cropped SVG?

Postby dankreider » Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:15 am

I cropped an SVG in Inkscape and saved it (using this:

In a browser it shows correctly, but when I try to import the cropped SVG into a publishing program, it shows the entire original file.

How do I save only the cropped image?

Here's the image I'm trying to save: ... 1.svg?dl=0

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Re: How to save cropped SVG?

Postby tylerdurden » Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:58 am

Since all the objects are vector, I'd ungroup all, delete the parts I don't need, and use path operations on the staff lines to make them short. Then select all and resize page to selected.
Have a nice day.

I'm using Inkscape 0.92.2 (5c3e80d, 2017-08-06), 64 bit win8.1

The Inkscape manual has lots of helpful info!

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