AFP image file export

To export files to IBM AFP images

1.Choose Export... from the 'File' menu or
press Ctrl E keys.
2.Set up the Page number range of the pages you want to export, see Selecting page ranges.
3.To avoid a new file overwriting an existing file with the same name, tick Do not overwrite files: see Overwriting files.
4.Choose AFP images as the 'Format';
oa wild-carded filename (with extension .AFP) and folder are supplied. To create a different filename or extension, type in the new name. To select a different folder to store the file, use the Browse button. Or
ocheck the LPR box: the filename will be supplied automatically.

To make 'AFP images' format the default, click Save format.

5.Click AFP options... button to display the Configuration dialog: see AFP export options.
6.Tick the Force monochrome check-box if required. See also Image import/export options.
7.Tick Run the associated program after creating the file if you want EscapeE 'eE' iconEscapeE to open the file immediately using your preferred program: see Associated programs. The default associated program is EscapeE.
8.If you have defined data fields on the pages, EscapeE can create a .LOG file automatically:
oselect the Fields to be logged: see Log file export.
oSet the Log format:
Comma separated (default)
XML
Plain text
oFurther Log file options may be set up from the 'Log File' page of the Configuration dialog: click Log file....
9.Click OK to export the pages.

Blue diamond bullet Tip: It is recommended that you trim the image by sweeping out an area of the page with the mouse and choosing Selected area from the Images page of the Configuration dialog.