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Is it possible to set the default (SVG) export size?

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I am using yEd to create educational resources and it would be very convenient for me to have all SVG output set to a different fixed size (other than the default 500 by 500 pixels.

Failing that, can I easily (preferably by default) simply export the actual content so that I don't get the (clip view) bounding box?

Is that possible?

The first place I always look for such things is in my...


But I cannot see it in there.

Thank you
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are the default export settings. And since export settings are not persisted, these are the settings you get each time you start yEd.

With these settings the actual content is exported.

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