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Sets the Image depth (bits allocated to red/green/blue components)

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


Parameter Description Example
ImageRef The image reference number. 1
depth The bit depth. 8


Returns "OK" on success.


Sets the Image depth (bits allocated to red/green/blue components)

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Release notes

  • Version 11.0
    • Changed Barcode.Generate to default to 8-bit per channel for the generated image to avoid trouble if receiving software can't handle 16 bit per channel. You can still change with GMImage.SetDepth, e.g. to make a monochrome version.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014

GMImage.SetDensity   -   GMImage.SetEXIFOrientation

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