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getting pixels from a PICT file

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i'm new to the macintosh!

i'm trying to get some pixel/bitmap info from a mac PICT file. so that i can save this as a windows :) bitmap or a JPEG etc.

how can i do this?

many thanks,

dave

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WileyKat earned 50 total points
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Well, all I can think of is load the PICT, draw it into a GWorld, and then use GetCPixel to retrieve each pixel, or access the buffer directly (NOT recommended).
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thanks for the response. i've solved it now though! i drew the pict into a GWorld then you can get access to all the pixels as you said.

thanks anyway
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