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Open Source Vector Magic Alternatives

The best open source alternative to Vector Magic is potrace. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Vector Magic and six of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Vector Magic are SVGcode, VTracer, CR8tracer and AutoTrace.

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    potrace

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    28 alternatives to potrace 

    An open source command line utility that converts raster images to scalable vector graphics.

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    Some users think potrace is a great alternative to Vector Magic, some don't.
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    Vector Magic is one of very few that handles color images. potrace only outputs black and white.

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    its a program you have to install

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    SVGcode

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    21 alternatives to SVGcode 

    SVGcode is a Progressive Web App that lets you convert raster images like JPG, PNG, GIF, WebP, AVIF, etc. to vector graphics in SVG format. It uses the File System Access API, the Async Clipboard API, the File Handling API, and Window Controls Overlay customization.

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    VTracer

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    visioncortex VTracer is an open source software to convert raster images (like jpg & png) into vector graphics (svg). It can vectorize graphics and photographs and trace the curves to output compact vector files.

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    CR8tracer

    • FreeOpen Source
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    26 alternatives to CR8tracer 

    Convert bitmap images into monochrome vector formats. CR8tracer is a free, open-source GUI for Peter Selinger's 'Potrace' distributed under the GNU General Public License.

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    it only works on windows and you need to use the program to convert your image

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  5. AutoTrace

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    The aim of the AutoTrace project is the development of a freely available application with a functionality similar to CorelTrace or Adobe Streamline.

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    The last update was in 2004: http://autotrace.sourceforge.net/

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    Delineate

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    28 alternatives to Delineate 

    Delineate is a tool for converting raster images to SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) using AutoTrace or potrace. It loads images using JIU and displays results using Batik. Input formats are JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP, TIFF, PNM, PBM, PGM, PPM, IFF, PCD, PSD, RAS.

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