# point (PostScript) to point (TeX) conversion

Conversion number between point (PostScript) [pt] and point (TeX) [pt] is 1.00375. This means, that point (PostScript) is bigger unit than point (TeX).

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from point (TeX) to point (PostScript) conversion

### Enter the number in point (PostScript):

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [pt]
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in point (TeX)

?
 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 point (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/720000)) / ((254/722700)) = 1.00375 point (TeX)
• 1 point (TeX) = (exactly) ((254/722700)) / ((254/720000)) = 0.99626400996264 point (PostScript)
• ? point (PostScript) × ((254/720000)  ("m"/"point (PostScript)")) / ((254/722700)  ("m"/"point (TeX)")) = ? point (TeX)

### High precision conversion

If conversion between point (PostScript) to metre and metre to point (TeX) is exactly definied, high precision conversion from point (PostScript) to point (TeX) is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

point (PostScript)
Result in point (TeX):
?

### point (PostScript) to point (TeX) conversion chart

 Start value: [point (PostScript)] Step size [point (PostScript)] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
point (PostScript)point (TeX)
00
1010.0375
2020.075
3030.1125
4040.15
5050.1875
6060.225
7070.2625
8080.3
9090.3375
100100.375
110110.4125
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in point (PostScript) and click convert button.
One number per line.

Converted numbers in point (TeX):
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## Details about point (PostScript) and point (TeX) units:

Convert Point (PostScript) to other unit:

### point (PostScript)

Definition of point (PostScript) unit: ≡  1⁄72 in .

Convert Point (TeX) to other unit:

### point (TeX)

Definition of point (TeX) unit: ≡  1⁄72.27 in .

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