Questions tagged [tiff]

The TIFF (acronym for Tagged Image File Format) is a raster file format (also called bitmap) to digital images created by Aldus for use with PostScript printing process.

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how splitt a multipage bmp file

I have scanned multi-pages into one bmp file. I can see the pages inside the bmp file only using the windows photo viewer. When I try to print each picture which is inside the bmp file, it only ...
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How to extract each TIFF layer to a separate file (png/jpg)?

I have TIFF files with tens of layers - is there a quick way to extract each layer to a separate png or jpg (so one 100 layer TIFF turns into 100 separate jpg's)? TIFF created in AutoDesk Sketchbook ...
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Unable to read few TIFF files using GroupDocs

I'm able to read most of the TIFF files but few TIFf files fail with the following error. The TIFF is created by some scanner. Since the client has more than 58 branches we were not able to track ...
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What is the sturcture of RW2 file?

Can any one tell me that the Panasonic's RW2(RAW Format) is based on TIFF or not ? The header is same as of old format (RAW).
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What is discard layers in Photoshop saving TIFF?

When I am saving TIFF in Photoshop, I can "Discard Layers": In this case, image becomes several times smaller, for example 25M image can become 12M image and even smaller. What is it and what I am ...
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Different size when scanning depending on the method (USB, WiFi direct to Mac and PC)

I scanned a paper today using three different methods: USB inserted into the scanner (an HP Color LaserJet MFP M477fdw) WiFi direct to Image Capture on a Mac WiFi direct to Scan on Windows 10 The ...
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Tiff or JPG in PDF?

I have a bunch of scanned PDF (e.g. picturebased pdfs). When I run them through "pdf optimizers" online they frequently are reduced 70-80 % in size with hardly any noticeable difference in quality. I ...
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Opening a TIFF file on a specific page from the command line

I'm trying to open a TIFF file which directs toward a certain page upon opening instead of page 1. Running this command opens the TIFF file on page 1: cmd /c D:\mytiff.tiff Meanwhile, I can open a ...
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Convert TIFF to JPG using FFMPEG keeping same DPI

We are using FFMPEG in our java application and I am trying to convert a tiff file to jpg but the requirement is to keep the SAME DPI as it has in original tiff file. I am new to FFMPEG and tried ...
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How to Split a Multipage Tiff File on Macintosh?

I see a similar question here, but it in for Windows. How can I break out a page of a multipage tiff file on Mac OS X Sierra? I've got Photoshop CS6 and Illustrator CS6 and Acrobat Pro DC, but none ...
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Batch convert multi page TIFFs to multi page or individual page PDFs on MAC

I have hundreds of Multi page TIFFs that I need to turn into individual image JPG files (file names not important). Some had already been converted into multi page PDFs and I found a solution using ...
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Is TIFF with JPEG compression lossy?

Preview on the Mac can save a file to TIFF, but with JPEG compression: Is this lossy? I'm confused because TIFF is usually lossless, but JPEG is lossy. Maybe it is lossy, since the file size is 4MB ...
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How can I convert a multipage tiff to a lossless movie on the command line?

ffmpeg can convert sequences of images to movies and is capable of producing lossless output. Is it possible to directly produce a movie from a multi-page tiff file? If I try one of my multipage tiffs ...
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How to convert “SWOP (Coated), 20%)” CMYK TIFF to sRGB PNG and ditto CMYK JPG to sRGB JPG?

I have a TIFF image and a JPG image. http://regex.info/exif.cgi says that they both use a CMYK color space labelled as "SWOP (Coated), 20%". How do I accurately and losslessly convert the TIFF image ...
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Windows 7 replaced my image with its cached thumbnail of that image… can I recover it?

So frustrating. I have a huge 700MB tiff file. I edited it for an hour. I saved my edits and closed it. Windows showed the older version of the image in its thumbnail. I googled for a fix. Someone ...
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TIFF to TEXT, or index TIFF files based on text content

I have a couple thousand Tiff files, each one is a multi-page text document. I would like to be able to search the content of these files and organize/index them based on certain information, such as ...
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How do I convert a JPEG file into a black and white (1-bit) monochrome TIFF in Ubuntu?

JPEG is a scan of a text document so not much to loose in terms of colour/tones. convert foo.jpg -flatten -monochrome bar.tif gives convert: BitsPerSample 1 not allowed for JPEG. 'JPEGSetupEncode' ...
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How to clean cut a region from Tiff image?

I have a big Tiff image where I would like to cut a region. I can use Debian Linux 8.1 and OSX 10.8.5 at the moment. How can you clean cut a small region of the full Tiff image?
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How can I stitch two 1920x2160 TIFF files, side by side

Right now I have two sets of 1920 x 2160 sequential TIFF files about 20,000 files each. And I want to stitch these sequential files to make a 3840 x 2160 TIFF file from these. Is there any way using ...
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How to find (or sort into sub-folder) multiple TIFF images with layers and/or transparency?

I have a folder with many TIFF files which I need to convert to JPEG. However some of the files have layers and/or transparency and these I don't want to convert. So how can I move these TIFF files ...
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How to convert TIFF to PDF using Ghostscript

How can I convert TIFF to PDF using Ghostscript? I tried to use the code below but it not working: Snippet $input_file_tif='test.pdf'; $input_file_orig_name='1234.tiff'; $gs_command = "gs -q -...
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Export MS-Word drawings to TIFF and EPS

I have some drawings in my docx file. These drawing were accomplished by use of MS Word 2010 win and 2011 mac drawing features. I am now required to export them separately in TIFF and EPS format. I ...
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Scanning old papers in TIFF format. Is scanning at 48-bit color worth it?

I am currently scanning old papers with some notes on them using an Epson V370 scanner. I want the output files to be TIFFs, however I am not sure which bit depth to choose. One of the papers has ...
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Is TIFF a good file format to scan my old photos in? [closed]

I'm scanning in my old paper photos from the 80s and 90s. From this answer I know I should use 600dpi. But the scanning office is also asking me if I want JPEG of TIFF. I know JPEG is lossy, so I ...
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Convert from avi to uncompressed tiff using ffmpeg [duplicate]

In Use ffmpeg for JPEG to TIFF conversion there is an answer how to convert to TIFF. So, I followed that process written on that answer: ffmpeg -i input.avi -pix_fmt rgb24 output.tiff ...
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Multipage TIFF — How do I remove “Subfiletype” exif tag?

I'm having some trouble with the "Subfiletype" tag in a multipage PDF. I'd like to remove the "Subfiletype" tag entirely, and make the PageNumber tag count like so: 0,1 . . 1,2 . . 2,3 instead of 0,...
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Can TIFF images store embedded thumbnails in them like JPEG (JPG) files can?

Can TIFF images store embedded thumbnails in them like JPEG (JPG) files can? I noticed that in XNview, when you save a TIFF image there is an option to set the JPEG quality (of the TIFF image). ...
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Use ffmpeg for JPEG to TIFF conversion

I would like to use Tesseract OCR with a video. With ffmpeg I can export some (.jpeg) images from a video. Can I convert a .jpeg into a valid .tiff or export directly .tiff images from the video with ...
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Bulk resize / compress TIFF files [closed]

We support and host an EMR for several medical practices; these practices scan images into this software stored as flat files (TIFF mostly). Due to poor user training (people scanning text pages as ...
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Adobe photoshop “not enough ram” message opening a 60 MB TIFF file

I am working with Windows 7 x64 on a full HD monitor, Intel i5-2500K and 8 GB RAM, currently available 5,5GB. I tried to extend photoshop's memory usage and scratch disk settings as following: But as ...
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Creating and splitting large multipage TIFF images

I need to both create and split multipage TIFF images, ranging from 2 to almost 100 pages (A4, 300 dpi, 2500×3500 px). The job is performed periodically by a script on an x64 Linux server. Currently I'...
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ffmpeg hue shift in tiff output

I'm using these commands to generate tiff and jpeg output from the same input mpeg2 file ffmpeg -ss 14 -i '../test/test-in.mpg' -q:v 3 -vframes 1 -aspect 4:3 -vf "crop=22/23*in_w:22/23*in_h,...
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How do I stop GIMP flattening layers when exporting TIFF file

I have some psd files with layers that I would like to process in paint dot net. However, that program won't read .psd files. I do have GIMP, which I really hate using because of its idiosyncratic ...
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a script that multithreads using bash/batch and nconvert

i have over 500 (50MB) .tif files and i want to convert them to .png i have tried nconvert and find it working, but there is no multithreading, is there a simple way of doing it in a bash or batch ...
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Batch Printing TIFF Files in Windows

I am trying to batch print .TIFF files efficiently. I have found that I can drag files from windows into the print job queue window and it will print them right from there. With PDF's of varying ...
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How to install Google WEBP on Mac OSX Mavericks via Macports

I run Mac OS 10.9.1 (Mavericks) and I would like to install Google's webp extension: sudo port install webp I also did a selfupdate before and an autoupdate for outdated libraries. However, when it ...
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Convert TIF to PDF [closed]

I want to convert a TIF file into a PDF. When I search online, all I see is TIFF to PDF converters. I've tried following instructions from sites assuming that if a converter supports TIFF, it will ...
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How to concatenate multi multipage tiff files?

I am trying to concatenate multiple multi-page tiff files. Not merge them into one single tiff but joining all the files so that each starts with x'49 49 2A 00 .
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Software to edit TIFF files [duplicate]

We're looking for a relatively simple program for Win 7 to open and edit multi-page TIFF files. It doesn't need Photoshop's level of features. Just being able to delete a page from the TIFF is ...
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ghostscript: rasterize for fax (tiff/g3)

I need a suitable command to convert pdf to tiff/g3 for use with hylafax/c2faxsend. The PDF is produced from a libreoffice plugin, but has relatively small fonts embedded. My current command is ...
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How to batch-convert JPG files to uncompressed TIFF

I need to collect 1000 uncompressed TIFF files. I have a large set of JPG images, so I decided to convert them to TIFF format. The loss in quality is ok in this case for me. I used the following ...
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View a powerpoint created on a Mac with TIFF images on Windows

I have a few powerpoint lectures that contain TIFF files that cannot be displayed on Windows. The images are blank except for the words "Quicktime and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to ...
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How do I disable thumbnails for TIF files only?

The TIFF bug has been around for years: The system freezes for minutes when going near large (above 700 MB - 1 GB) TIFF files with layers and compression. Microsoft doesn't seem to be able to fix this ...
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Convert Multi-Page PDF to Single JPEG or TIFF File on Mac

I am trying to submit a paper to an academic journal. My file is in PDF form. Unfortunately, the journal only accepts papers as JPEGs or TIFFs. I can turn a single page into a JPEG using preview. ...
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Does GIMP or Paint.NET support 16-bit depth images?

I'm looking for some free editor for Windows that I can use to adjust levels and curves on 16-bit TIF files. Do GIMP and/or Paint.NET support 16-bit depth? What are my options?
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Disable quicktime tiff support

I want to stop Quicktime from handling TIFF files without uninstalling Quicktime or disabling the plugin. I have Cannon iR3045 scanner/fax/printer/copier. When you scan documents, they are available ...
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TIFF viewer plugin for Chrome

Is there a TIFF viewer extension for Chrome, I found AlternaTIFF, but cannot make it work in chrome. I am trying to view images on the USPTO.gov website. Tried suggestions here also, no luck
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How can I save all images inside in a .docx to TIFF format?

How can I save all images inside in a .docx to TIFF format? We intend to submit an article with the requirement that all its figures are shipped separately in TIFF format.
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Faxing PDF in Windows 7 messes up fonts

I have to program a Windows service to send PDF documents generated by MS Access (I know, it's wrong but it's legacy and it works for now) via Winfax (modem). During testing I found that the automatic ...
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Export Specific Page of a PDF to TIFF

I have a lot of PDFs that I need to convert a single page from to a TIFF. Acrobat would let me batch this for ALL pages but that would take too much space. Is there a way to do this?