Easiest way how to produce .ai file is to use Adobe Illustrator, the default software for this file type. It accepts several, mainly vector based, formats and can of course convert WMF to AI. If you do not own Illustrator, then you will have to try one of the 3rd party solutions, but using the original software is always best,
Convert Windows metafile format to Adobe Illustrator graphics.
We have found 8 software records in our database eligible for .wmf to .ai file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert wmf to ai on Windows
Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud. It is a direct competitor to programs like CorelDraw. Illustrator allows users to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium.
The latest version, Illustrator CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Illustrator CS6.
Convert from wmf file
|Yes, Adobe Illustrator supports wmf file conversion as a source file type.||Yes||Yes||wmf editor||Yes||No||No||No|
to ai file
|Yes, Adobe Illustrator supports ai file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||ai editor||Yes||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned wmf to ai. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A set of tools for graphics designers. With CorelDraw Graphics Suite designers can create vector illustrations, page layout, brouchures, web sites, retouch photos, convert bitmap images and vector images. CorelDraw Graphics Suite is available only for Microsoft Windows.
Corel Graphics Suite contains:
- Corel PHOTO-PAINT
- Corel PowerTRACE
- Corel CONNECT
- Corel Website Creator
- Corel CAPTURE
Corel PaintShop Pro is digital photo editor and manager for Microsoft Windows. You can retouch photos, create compositions and share it with other people on Internet. It allows users to edit various RAW image formats and screen recording.
Mayura Draw is a vector-based drawing program. Unlike bitmap-based "paint" programs, vector-based drawing programs define each object that constitutes the drawing by its co-ordinates and not by pixels
Zoner Callisto is a free, vector based graphics editor for making printed materials, business cards and other graphic content. It is no longer being developed and replaced by the Zoner Photo Studio as flagship product.
UniConvertor is a universal vector graphics translator. It is a command line tool which uses sK1 object model to convert one format to another.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert wmf to ai on OS X
Mac version of Adobe Illustrator, a vector graphics editor that is part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. The newest member of Illustrator family is the CC version available in Creative Cloud bundle.
Linux/Unix software - convert wmf to ai on Linux
UniConvertor for Linux is universal vector graphics converter for Linux operating system. It is a command line tool which uses sK1 object model to convert one format to another.