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Title: TIFF image produces black square when exported to PDF
Post by: aka_daryl on August 29, 2013, 12:25:19 pm
hey all, im having some issues producing a booklet for a client, i have several tiff images embedded which are supposed to be sheet music, however when i go to export to PDF they are just appearing as black squares in the PDF (see attached image) any help would be greatly apreciated
Title: Re: TIFF image produces black square when exported to PDF
Post by: leaf on August 29, 2013, 03:04:46 pm
Attach sla and pdf files , please
Title: Re: TIFF image produces black square when exported to PDF
Post by: aka_daryl on August 29, 2013, 03:23:07 pm
the PDF is over 1GB in size but here is the SLA
Title: Re: TIFF image produces black square when exported to PDF
Post by: utnik on August 29, 2013, 03:57:24 pm
hi aka_deryl

without any image, it's a bit difficult to take a closer look at the problem.
you should upload at least one or two of the images…

utnik
Title: Re: TIFF image produces black square when exported to PDF
Post by: leaf on August 29, 2013, 04:29:49 pm
aka_daryl
Just attach one page with this tiff which is problem.
I guess the problem will be the tiff, maybe you just need save as new tiff or jpg or png in gimp.

Title: Re: TIFF image produces black square when exported to PDF
Post by: aka_daryl on August 30, 2013, 02:09:21 am
hey guys i found the issue, when the files were exported to tiff from cs5 the files were incorectly saved, opening in gimp and overwriting the files worked no problem