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Plot File Conversion

Convert your plotter files with ViewCompanion Standard, Pro or Premium

Plot or plt using HPGL,HPGL/2 format conversion to PDF, DXF, TIFF, CALS and much more

PDF/A Information
ViewCompanion Family

ViewCompanion can convert your plotter files to many different file formats, including Adobe PDF, Adobe PDF/A, TIFF, CALS, AutoDesk DWF and AutoDesk DXF. Other formats are available, see product information pages for a full list (links below).
You have full control over the conversion using scaling, color, resolution and security settings. You can create secure PDF files with password protection and you can control if the viewer of the PDF file can modify, print or copy it. Password protected DWF files are also supported.
An extensible command line interface is available, more information is available here.

Tiff to PDF conversion using ViewCompanion Pro or Premium
ViewCompanion Pro and Premium can in addition to plotter files also convert TIFF, CALS, JPEG, PNG and BMP. A common usage is to convert from TIFF to Adobe PDF. It is possible to merge many different TIFF files and create a single multi-page PDF file.

Batch Conversion
All versions include batch mode conversion.

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