Re: [nbos] [FM] Problem saving map with embedded bitmap
Del Rio
Tue Nov 6th, 2007
On Fri, Nov 02, 2007 at 09:34:48AM -0400, Del Rio wrote:
> Ok, so now I've managed to get a graphic of my hand drawn map
> inserted into my FM8 map, at the correct position relative to
> the main map, and at the at correct zoom level so the scale
> of miles matches. All is good.
> Except, when I saved the map, it somehow failed to save the
> graphic. I've tried it a couple of times now, and what happens
> is that FM8 saves a .fmp file that is 8k in size and has no
> embedded bitmap. The bitmap by itself is approx 1Mb in size,
> btw.

Ed from tech support solved this one. I needed to put the
graphic into the Mapper8\MapArt directory structure. Things
pasted in from the clipboard don't get saved, at least on my
setup. I'm running FM 8.01, at what I believe to be the latest
patch level...

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