bit-mapped graphics

bit-mapped graphics

[¦bit ‚mapt ′graf·iks]
(computer science)
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This is a problem with bit-mapped graphics embedded into text and it is not a consistent problem.
Images and text can be saved as bit-mapped graphics files and attached to e-mail messages for broader distribution and review.
Stretch and squash bit-mapped graphics, especially those containing small text.
These systems combined features such as high CPU performance, multiple megabytes (MB) of memory and large local hard disk storage along with high-resolution, high-performance color bit-mapped graphics, and high-speed local area networks to interconnect large numbers of these workstations.
* Main tool palette; * Current settings palette; * Drawing tool palette (object-oriented graphics can be produced directly); * Paint tool palette (bit-mapped graphics can be produced directly).
X Windows utilizes bit-mapped graphics to display its interface, which consists of windows, pop-up menus, dialog boxes, etc.
These campus-based models require relatively expensive local area network hardware and workstations for effective operation of the bit-mapped graphics features.