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Long image format description.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
GraphicsMagick 2.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "GMImage.Format"; ImageRef )   More


Parameter Description Example
ImageRef The image reference number. 1


Returns the long image format description.


Long image format description.
  • "Joint Photographic Experts Group JFIF format" for JPEG
  • "Portable Network Graphics" for PNG
  • "Tagged Image File Format" for TIFF
  • "Microsoft Windows bitmap image" for BMP
  • "CompuServe graphics interchange format" for GIF.


Show format in dialog:

Set Variable [ $BigImageRef ; Value: MBS("GMImage.NewFromContainer"; Test::BigImage) ]
Show Custom Dialog [ "Format" ; MBS( "GMImage.Format"; $bigImageRef ) ]
Set Variable [ $Error ; Value: MBS("GMImage.Free";$BigImageRef) ]

See also

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 22nd February 2023

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