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The code is based on custom GDI+ class. Download the class module first and save it in gdiplus.prg file.

Make sure the source and target file names are valid. The source file can be in any of graphics formats supported by the GDI+: BMP, GIF, JPG, TIF, EMF...


* an instance of gdiplusinit should be created before
* and released after using any of gdi+ objects
PRIVATE gdiplus
gdiplus = CREATEOBJECT("gdiplusinit")

img = CREATEOBJECT("gdiimage", "c:\windows\forest.bmp")
WITH img

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Created: 2004-07-05 19:40:43  
Modified: 2011-12-10 09:20:22  
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My comment:
The base class has encoder CLSIDs implemented as constants. Event though it works perfectly, in real-life programming I suggest using the GdipGetImageEncoders function to retrieve parameters of the image encoders currently available on the system.
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