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Offline lnorris21

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Question about File Corruption
« on: June 12, 2012, 02:17:49 AM »
Hi!  I've just started trying to create svgs in inkscape for use with my Silhouette Cameo.  I have the Silhouette Studio Designer Edition, which can open svgs.  However, a couple of the files I've created will not open in Studio.  I get this message:  "The file you are trying to access cannot be loaded.  It may be corrupt."  However, other files, which I created at the same time, opens with no problem.  Does anyone know what is going on here?  I really don't want to have to create the files all over again.  Please help!

Thanks!  ~Lisa
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Re: Question about File Corruption
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2012, 09:06:04 AM »
I don't have the Silhouette Designer Edition, but I know that sometimes filters and the Path Effect Editor can cause problems with other programs.  Try copying and pasting your artwork into a new file.  Sometimes that will fix the problem.  HTH
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Re: Question about File Corruption
« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2012, 05:40:53 PM »
I have the Silhouette Cameo but I do not use the Designer Edition software, and I think Heather is probably correct about filters and Path effect Editor causing that error message.
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