Mac users: Preview - save files with "live" objects?

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  1. Nick Batzdorf

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    Any suggestions for saving the "annotations" you add to graphics in Preview in an editable form? I mean things like text, arrows, etc.

    The program converts everything to a bitmap, so once you close it you can't edit it again.

    I'm thinking maybe there's another program you can paste into before saving, etc.

    Ideas?

    TIA
     
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    Nick Batzdorf

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    Thanks, but unfortunately the program wouldn't install or run on my Mojave system. I downloaded it twice, no luck.
     
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    Sorry. I'm still running High Sierra...
     
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    Okay, I downloaded the torrent version and it's working. Must be a corrupted file.

    Now let's see whether it works...
     
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    God, I hope it does...after all this. :)
     
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    Well, it's like Photoshop. I think I need an object-oriented drawing program?
     
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