Placing and linking a graphic
When you place a graphic, PageMaker creates a screen-resolution preview image so that you can position, resize, rotate, and crop the graphic quickly. The changes you make to the low-resolution preview are applied to the full-resolution original when you print the publication.
PageMaker also creates a link that associates the graphic inside the publication with its original version on disk, so that you can track updates to the original. PageMaker creates links for text files as well, but text files are always included in the publication so that you can edit the text.
When placing a graphic, you have the option of copying the graphic completely into the publication, or including only a screen-resolution preview of ...