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Convert PNG to DXF for free

Convert image files with our easy to use and free tool. Our tool lets you upload a PNG (Portable Network Graphics) file and from this, create a new image saved in the DXF (Drawing Exchange Format) format that you can then download and edit/use within image file editors or use for high definition printing applications.

How to Convert your PNG to DXF Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your PNG to DXF.

Upload a PNG

Upload a PNG

Click the "Upload a PNG File" button and select a PNG to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your DXF

Download your DXF

Click the download link once completed to receive your DXF file.

FAQ

How can I convert my PNG file to DXF?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your PNG file to upload. Select any configuration options. When the PNG to DXF conversion has completed, you can download your DXF file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my PNG to DXF?

We aim to process all PNG to DXF conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds but can be more for larger more complex files so please be patient.

How accurate is the PNG to DXF conversion?

We aim to create the most accurate conversions with our tools. Our tools are under constant development with new features being added every week.

Is it safe to convert my PNG to DXF on ImageToStl.com?

Yes, of course! We do not store the PNG file you submit to us. The resulting DXF file, once created is deleted 1 hour after upload and the download link will expire after this time.

Can I convert PNG to DXF on Windows, Linux, Android, iOS or Mac OS?

Yes! Our PNG to DXF tool will run on any system with a modern web browser. No specialist software is needed to run any of our conversion tools.

PNG to DXF, How Does It Work?

Our tool analyses your PNG file for shapes, outlines and text which it then re-creates in a compatible CAD format suitable for conversion to the DXF format. The tool will automatically attempt to detect and remove any background color and only import important shapes contained within your image.

 

File format information for PNG to DXF

Extension: PNG

Full Name: Portable Network Graphics

Type: Image

Mime Type: image/png

Format: Binary

Description

The PNG graphics file format is a commonly used format for storing 2D images which can be highly compressed by the use a palette if the image has a sufficiently low number of colors (256 colors in general). The PNG file is then further compressed using the DEFLATE compression algorithm to ensure small file sizes that are fast to download.

PNG files are seen as the logical successor to the GIF image file format and was devised in the mid-1990's as a superior format to GIF. PNG files are generally used for company logos, icons and other non-photographic image content. Saving a digital photo in the PNG format will create a much larger file than an equivalent JPG image hence the PNG format being unsuitable for most digital photo content.

Extension: DXF

Full Name: Drawing Exchange Format

Type: CAD

Mime Type: image/x-dxf

Format: Binary

Description

The DXF file format was first introduced in 1982 as part of Autodesk's AutoCAD software. DXF files were intended at the time to allow data interchange between AutoCAD and other CAD related applications. The format has evolved over the years with the most recent version coming in 2007.

DXF files can contain either text or binary content describing Blocks, Entities, Objects and other information using a "Tagging" system. The DXF format is still popular today and can be opened with most popular CAD applications.