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Name Adobe Illustrator
Version 8.0
Other names  
Identifiers MIME:  application/postscript
Apple Uniform Type Identifier:  com.adobe.illustrator-image
PUID:  fmt/557
Family  
Classification Image (Vector)
Disclosure  
Description The documents (files) created by Adobe Illustrator are PostScript language documents. A PostScript language document description that minimally conforms to the Document Structuring Conventions has two main parts: a prolog and a script. The prolog encapsulates information needed by other programs to interpret the file. The script describes the graphic elements on the page.
Orientation  
Byte order  
Related file formats Has priority over Encapsulated PostScript File Format (1.2)
Has priority over Encapsulated PostScript File Format (3)
Has priority over Encapsulated PostScript File Format (2.0)
Has priority over PostScript (2.0)
Has priority over PostScript (3.0)
Technical Environment  
Released  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Supported by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Source Georgia Tech Research Institute / Georgia Tech Research Institute
Source date 19 Jul 2013
Source description  
Last updated 14 Sep 2018
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