Supported Download File Types

Download your designs in the file format that best serves their intended use:


  • JPG. Small file size, best for photographs. Adjust quality* and scale* by dragging each slider.
  • PNG. Supports transparency*, best for graphics. Tick Compress file size*, and drag the slider to 0.5x, 1x, 2x, or 3x for the compression ratio.
  • SVG*. Supports transparency*, keeps image quality at any size and is great for web graphics.

Note: Quality, scale, and compression options, as well as transparent PNGs and SVGs, are available to Canva ProCanva for EnterpriseCanva for Education, and Canva for Nonprofits users.


  • PDF Standard. For illustrations, text, and graphics with a resolution of 96 dpi
  • PDF Print. For printing with a resolution of 300 dpi, with bleed and crop marks option
  • PPTX (Microsoft PowerPoint). For presentations

Note: Designs downloaded as PPTX files may look different when opened in Microsoft Powerpoint. You may need to make edits, or download and install the fonts you used in Canva to your device.


Updated on February 22, 2021

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