Vector Magic Alternatives for Linux

    Vector Magic is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is potrace, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Vector Magic and five of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Vector Magic are Bloom (Paid), AutoTrace (Free, Open Source), KVEC (Free) and Delineate (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 2, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Open source program that transforms bitmaps into vector graphics.
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      Some users think potrace is a great alternative to Vector Magic, some don't.
      Vector Magic is one of very few that handles color images. potrace only outputs black and white.
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

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      its a program you have to install
      Negative comment 11 months ago

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    1. Bloom is a fast, light-weight, cross-platform procedural graphics editor that lets you tweak any action you have ever performed - organized by layer.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      A program for converting bitmap to vector graphics.

      Discontinued

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

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      Most users think AutoTrace is a great alternative to Vector Magic.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Haiku
      KVEC is a tool which can vectorize images using several graphic formats: WMF Windows Metafile, Enhanced Metafile, AutoCad DXF, HPGL, ART, Postscript, Adobe Illustrator AI, SVG/SVGZ (Scalable Vector Graphics), SWF, DST, HTML.
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      you need a program to convert files
      Negative comment 11 months ago

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    2. 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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