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metafile

(graphics, file format)
1. An image file format for transport between different machines, often as a device independent bitmap.

2. A functional specification for encoding computer graphics for later display on some suitable device.

metafile

A file that contains other files. It generally refers to graphics files that can hold vector drawings and bitmaps. For example, Windows Metafiles (WMFs) and Enhanced Metafiles (EMFs) can store pictures in vector graphics and bitmap formats as well as text. A Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM) also stores both types of graphics. See Windows Metafile and CGM.

Container Formats
A metafile that can hold a variety of audio and video formats or any mix of audio, video and text is often called a "container." For example, AVI, MPEG and Ogg are A/V container formats. See container, AVI, MP4 and Ogg Vorbis.
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Over the past year, a cross-industry call for more paperless process automation has cultivated the need to deliver that automation in more ways to address a wider array of business challenges than ever before," said Nick Sprau, vice president of marketing with Metafile.
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We look forward to a long and productive partnership with Metafile's VAR, referral and systems-integrator partners, each of whom stand to realize a 25 percent increase in sales of Microsoft Dynamics ERP solutions to new customers by incorporating MetaViewer," said Steve Gregory, partner channel manager with Metafile Information Systems.
Virtually every manufacturer, retailer and wholesaler/distributor that processes 1,000 or more invoices per month is an ideal MetaViewer customer, and the cross-industry need for integration between AP, AR, HR and ERP technology has never been greater, " said Steve Gregory, Metafile Information Systems' partner channel manager.
SAN DIEGO -- ESET, a global provider of security software for enterprises and consumers, announced today that its NOD32 protects against a new Windows Metafile (WMF or .
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