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Converting GIH to DXF

The GIH format is associated with images created with Giga Paint, a graphics program designed for C64 and C128 computers. These brands of Commodore computers were popular in the 1980s and early 1990s, offering home users a set of operation features that was unprecedented for personal computers. GIH files represent high-resolution images saved in Giga Paint, which offered a wide array of graphics editing options.

DXF (Drawing Exchange Format) is a format associated with AutoCAD, a popular program used for computer-aided design by engineers, architects and other professionals in the field of building design and construction. The DXF format was developed in the early 1980s by Autodesk with the purpose of increasing the interoperability between AutoCAD and other CAD or advanced image design programs. It supports 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional drawings, and can be opened using a wide array of image processing programs.

So, how to change GIH into DXF?

The quick and simple way to handle your files is to get a quality piece of software, such as reaConverter. Although it is fast, this software is extremely efficient in managing a wide range of conversions. As you will soon realize, reaConverter will help you avoid spending countless hours trying to figure out how to convert GIHs. But at the same time, it will allow you to apply a wide range of editing options.

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Load GIH Files

Start reaConverter and load all the .gih files you intend to convert into .dxf because, as opposed to most free online converters, reaConverter supports batch conversion. So you can save the time and energy you would lose with doing repetitive operations.

Select GIHs from a folder or by drag-and-dropping them directly into the reaConverter window.

Choose Output Folder

Go to the Saving options tab and decide where you want to save new .dxf files. You can also spend a few more moments to apply additional editing to the images prepared for conversion.

Select DXF as Output Format

Then pick the DXF as output format. To help you do this, a series of buttons is conveniently placed at the bottom of the reaConverter window, so you can simply press on the one you need or click Plus button to add new options.

Then simply press the Start button and your conversion will begin in no time!

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Command-line interface

Advanced users can convert GIH to DXF via command-line interface in manual or automated mode. You are welcome to contact our technical support when you have any questions about reaConverter.

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