Inkscape Extension: Text from CSV

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
Extension to enter text from a CSV file. Here is an extension to place text on a drawing from a csv file. This is useful if you want to plot map data etc. A csv file is needed with 3 columns - x position, y position and text (in that order). The csv file needs to have the fields separated by commas Copy the two files into your Inkscape extension folder: Usually C:\Program Files\Inkscape\share\extensions. The extension will be under...

Inkscape Extension: Icon Generation

Published › April 30, 2012 // 3 Comments
This is an Inkscape output extension that adds an option to the "save-as" dialog box to generate Windows Icon files (*.ico). An Inkscape output extension that allows users to generate ICO files from the "save-as" dialog box. Installation: Copy the iconGenerator.py and icon_generator.inx to inkscape/share/extensions or $HOME/.config/inkscape/extensions/ Dependencies: pngtopnm, convert, ppmtowinicon, pnmquant Use: Create an SVG file...

Inkscape Extension: Layer Clip

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
This is a a set of Inkscape extension scripts for setting and removing clip paths for entire layers. Inkscape has no trouble rendering or editing layers with clip paths, but it currently has no built-in method of setting the clip path for a layer, this is the purpose of these extensions. Features include: Clip containing layer, Clip layer above, Clip layer below, Clip parent layer. Notes: You must select an object in the clipping layer...

Inkscape Extension: Musical Scales

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
Extension for automatic generation schemes of musical scale and chords on piano. This project aims to help in learning musical scales. The simplest way to learn anything is to practise regularly. So, if we want to learn basic theory of building chords and progression, we need to learn musical scales and intervals by practising with them regularly. I decided to create help-sheets with tabled schemes. First of all I want to prepare sheets with...

Inkscape Extension: Tables in Inkscape

Published › April 30, 2012 // 1 Comment
This Inkscape extension provides table support for Inkscape. This is one of the features that are present in Corel Draw but are not present in Inkscape. So, just install this extension and you will have table support in Inkscape. Features add rows, columns or guides around each cell duplicate an existing table edit the columns width, the rows height or the table width and height fit an existing table to width of the page, height of...

Inkscape Extension: O-Scape – Orienteering Map Making Tools

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
Extensions to help make Orienteering maps. The O-scape extensions provide Inkscape with the capability to produce Orienteering maps to the following specifications: ISOM:2000, ISSOM:2007 and ISMTBOM:2010. Making maps for orienteering can be an expensive business. Being a niche market, orienteering mapping software such OCAD can prove prohibitively pricy for individuals looking to get started in mapping, plus you are restricted to being a...

Inkscape Extension: Export PDF and TIFF in CMYK

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
Extension to export to CYMK colourspaced PDFs / Tiffs. If you want to generate a PDF from a Inkscape draw that have objects with special effects, add to the object "ID" the characters "cmyk" (To do that, select the object, click with right button on it, "Object Properties", add the characters "cmyk" on "Id" textbox and click "Apply"). The extension will find the objects that are named with "cmyk" and convert it into CMYK bitmaps. Due to a...

Inkscape Extension: Sozi

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
A tool for presentations made using zooms and rotations, not just slides. Uses Javascript added to the .svg file to display in web-browsers. Sozi is a small program that can play animated presentations. Unlike in most presentation applications, a Sozi document is not organized as a slideshow, but rather as a poster where the content of your presentation can be freely laid out. Playing such a presentation consists in a series of translations,...

Inkscape Extension: Replace Font

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
Allows mass replacement of the fonts in a document. This extension helps you find and replace fonts by name. You can either perform a simple find and replace by name, a replace all regardless of what font they are to start with or a listing of all fonts that are currently being used (no replacing). All the above functions can be performed either on the whole document or just a selection. Download...

Inkscape Extension: Guillotine

Published › April 30, 2012 // 0 Comments
It’s a direct copy of the GIMP extension of the same name (under Image->Transform). It is designed to take an image that has had some guides dragged onto it, then slice it up into the rectangles that are formed by those guides. It should ignore guides that lie outside the canvas area, and it should ignore angled guides. How you use it: Download the latest guillotine version, and unzip it into your inkscape extensions directory Open...

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