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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 to view all TIF sub-images in Microsoft Fotos?

I have a TIF image file containing several images. When I load it in Microsoft Fotos then only the first image is displayed. How can I view the other images contained in the TIF file in Microsoft ...
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Outlook mis-declaringn TIFFs as PNGs

I often receive emails with screenshots as inline images sent from Outlook/Office365 where the image is sent like this: Content-Type: image/png; name="image001.png" Content-Description: ...
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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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Adding Tags to TIF Files Reduces File Size

I've recently begun scanning all of the pictures in my family's archive. I'm using a Canon LiDE 400 to scan the pictures at 600 dpi directly into a TIF file, and I'm using Windows 8.1. The issue I'm ...
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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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Examine tif file contents Windows vs Linux

I am using Graphicsmagick with tif files, to create many that are then turned into a .avi by MakeAVI.exe in Windows 7 success: In Linux generate a base image > 1920x1080 with solid black background ...
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FFmpeg RAW .tif to jpeg too dark

I know this problem is known, but I cannot actually find a solution for this. I am using Topaz JPEG to RAW. The output, I selected, is .tif. So a 4:3 4k image is 80MB large. Now I need to convert it ...
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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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Is there a quicker way to open a single file in different programs?

This question is asked because I use .Tif files, and need to alternately open them in a photo viewer to quickly see files and an image editor to work on them. It's not an urgent problem, but I notice ...
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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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How to batch combine single tif files to multipage tifs

I have folders with photos in each in tiff format. What I am looking to do is merge the images in each folder and name the output with the folder name it resides in. I have folders with images loaded ...
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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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SAFE PDF merge and TIF conversion [closed]

I need to merge somewhere between 10-20 PDF files into 1 and then convert them to a TIF file. I've done similar quite a few times before, but for personal use with non-confidential documents. Now, ...
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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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Joining two tiff images into one single page

I would like to join two tif images into 1 image, 1 page. As far as I search online so far, there is only answers to how to join two tiff images into 1 file, containing 2 images, 2 pages.
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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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Batch convert TIFF to PDF and add text

I have a bunch of TIFF files that I am interested to convert to a single multipage PDF file, which should be easily achieved using ImageMagick. However, I'm also interested in adding text to each ...
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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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Convert and compress multiple tif (image) files into one PDF with OCR

I have found one old project that does exactly what I want! But it's broken somehow. Some crucial parts seems to be missing. It's a nightmare to configure. You can look at it here: http://...
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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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How to remove OCR from a PDF?

I have been searching Google for some time but cannot find an answer to my question. I have unwanted layers of OCR in a document that I recently scanned with Adobe Acrobat. It has not been OCRed ...
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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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Tesseract couldn't load any languages

Running tesseract makebox command produced me the following error Error opening data file /opt/local/share/tessdata/eng.traineddata Please make sure the TESSDATA_PREFIX environment variable is set to ...
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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 .