# [texhax] clip postscript figures by page

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Sun Aug 9 18:17:30 CEST 2009

Am Sun, 9 Aug 2009 10:31:27 +0200 (CEST) schrieb Giuseppe G. N.
Angilella:

> Hi,
>
> I use the graphicx package to embed PostScript figures in LaTeX, and I am
> aware of the useful "clip" option in \includegraphics, which enables to
> embed only a trimmed area of a given postscript file, by specifying an
> appropriate bounding box.
>
> Suppose now the postscript file contains several pages: is there something
> like a "clip" option that allows one to first select a given page, then
> clip that page to the desired bounding box?

You can try to use the key "page" to select a page. With pdf it
works fine but I don't know if it can also handle ps-files.

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Ulrike Fischer