Restrictions and Limitations

JPEG Formats

The splitting functionality is only available when reading multi-page TIFF images.

The complete list of supported file formats by the PDF 417 Barcode component is as follows:

  • JPEG File Interchange Format
  • Tagged Image File with JPEG compression
  • JPEG 2000 Format.  This file format contains image data and extra information about the contents and organization of the file.
  • CompuServe GIF
  • Tagged Image File Format, with no compression and with RGB color space and 8-bit grayscale
  • Tagged Image File, with no compression and with CMYK color space
  • Tagged Image File, with no compression and with YCbCr color space
  • Tagged Image File with PackBits Compression and RGB color space
  • Tagged Image File with PackBits Compression and CMYK color space
  • Tagged Image File with PackBits Compression and color YCbCr space
  • Tagged Image File with CMP Compression
  • Tagged Image File with JBIG Compression
  • Tagged Image File with a vector image saved as a DXF
  • Tagged Image File with JPEG 2000 Compression.  This file format contains only a stream of image data.
  • Tagged Image File with Wavelet CMP Compression
  • Windows BMP, with no compression
  • Windows BMP, with RLE compression
  • OS/2 BMP version 1.x
  • OS/2 BMP version 2.x
  • Wireless Bitmap file — Type 0
  • Windows Meta File
  • Windows Enhanced MetaFil
  • Exif file containing a TIFF image, with no compression and with RGB color space
  • Exif file containing a TIFF image, with no compression and with YCbCr color space
  • Exif file containing a JPEG compressed image
  • TIFF, compressed using CCITT
  • TIFF, compressed using CCITT, group 3, 1 dimension
  • TIFF, compressed using CCITT, group 3, 2 dimensions
  • TIFF, compressed using CCITT, group 4
  • Raw FAX, compressed using CCITT group 3, 1 dimension
  • Raw FAX, compressed using CCITT group 3, 2 dimensions
  • Raw FAX, compressed using CCITT group 4
  • IOCA, compressed using CCITT group 3, 1 dimension
  • IOCA, compressed using CCITT group 3, 2 dimensions
  • IOCA, compressed using CCITT group 4
  • IOCA, compressed using IBM MMR, with the MO:DCA wrapper
  • IOCA, uncompressed, with the MO:DCA wrapper
  • MacPaint
  • Portable Bitmap — ASCII File
  • Portable Bitmap — Binary File
  • XBitmap File
  • Microsoft Paint