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Stored procedures
Saves an image:
  • in a file in GIF format.
  • in memory.
This image corresponds to the image found:
  • in an Image control.
  • in an Image variable.
  • in a Bar Code control.
  • in a Web Camera control.
Remarks:
  • Only the visible part of the Image control is saved.
  • This function can only be used to save the images for screen resolutions up to 32 bits.
  • This function cannot be used with the Image controls found in the reports.
Versions 17 and later
WINDEVLinux This function is now available for WINDEV applications in Linux.
Linux This function is now available for WEBDEV sites in Linux.
Linux Caution: A specific configuration is required to use this function in Linux. For more details, see The drawings.
New in version 17
WINDEVLinux This function is now available for WINDEV applications in Linux.
Linux This function is now available for WEBDEV sites in Linux.
Linux Caution: A specific configuration is required to use this function in Linux. For more details, see The drawings.
WINDEVLinux This function is now available for WINDEV applications in Linux.
Linux This function is now available for WEBDEV sites in Linux.
Linux Caution: A specific configuration is required to use this function in Linux. For more details, see The drawings.
Versions 21 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
New in version 21
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
// Sauve en mémoire l'image présente dans "IMG_ImageDessin"
ResSauvegarde = dSaveImageGIF(IMG_ImageDessin, inMemory)
WINDEVUser code (UMC)
// Sauve l'image présente dans "IMG_ImageDessin" sur "C:\Documents\Image.GIF"
ResSauvegarde = dSaveImageGIF(IMG_ImageDessin, "C:\Documents\Image.GIF")
Syntax
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 AppUser code (UMC)

Saving an image in a file in GIF format Hide the details

<Result> = dSaveImageGIF(<Image name> , <File name> [, <Number of colors>])
<Result>: Boolean
  • True if the image was saved,
  • False otherwise. To get the details of the error, use ErrorInfo with the errMessage constant.
<Image name>: Name of the Image control or variable
  • Name of Image control, Bar Code control or Web Camera control to use. The Image controls found in a report cannot be used.
  • Versions 17 and later
    WINDEVUser code (UMC) Name of the Image variable to be used.
    New in version 17
    WINDEVUser code (UMC) Name of the Image variable to be used.
    WINDEVUser code (UMC) Name of the Image variable to be used.
  • Name of the variable of type Image to be used.
<File name>: Character string
Name and full (or relative) path of GIF file. A UNC path can be used. The file extension is optional.
Caution:
  • The destination directory must exist in order for the image to be saved.
  • The existence of the GIF file is not checked. This file is automatically overwritten if it already exists.
<Number of colors>: Optional integer
Number of colors for the image saved. Value included between 16 and 256 (256 by default). This parameter corresponds to the number of colors proposed in the color palette when using the GIF file.
Universal Windows 10 App Syntax not available

Saving an image in memory Hide the details

<Result> = dSaveImageGIF(<Image name> , <inMemory> [, <Number of colors>])
<Result>: Buffer
Byte string containing the image in GIF format.
This string of bytes can then be assigned to an Image control, saved in a file (fSaveText function), sent through a network (thanks to Socket functions), ...
<Image name>: Name of the Image control or variable
  • Name of the Image control, Bar Code control or Web Camera control to save. The Image controls found in a report cannot be used.
  • Name of the variable of type Image to be used.
<inMemory>: Constant
inMemory: Constant used to save an image in memory.
<Number of colors>: Optional integer
Number of colors for the image saved. Value included between 16 and 256 (256 by default). This parameter corresponds to the number of colors proposed in the color palette when using the GIF file.
Remarks

Image found in a Web Camera control

Only the Image displayed at the time the dSaveImageGIF function is executed is saved in GIF format. To save this image, you can also use:
  • the VideoCapture function: the image will be saved in BMP format.
  • the dSaveImageBMP function: the image will be saved in BMP format or in memory.
  • the dSaveImageJPEG function: the image will be saved in JPEG format or in memory.
  • the dSaveImagePNG function: the image will be saved in PNG format or in memory.
Component: wd270pnt.dll
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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