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ImageCodecFlags Enumeration

Provides attributes of an image encoder/decoder (codec).

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

Namespace:  System.Drawing.Imaging
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public enum ImageCodecFlags

Member nameDescription
EncoderThe codec supports encoding (saving).
DecoderThe codec supports decoding (reading).
SupportBitmapThe codec supports raster images (bitmaps).
SupportVectorThe codec supports vector images (metafiles).
SeekableEncodeThe encoder requires a seekable output stream.
BlockingDecodeThe decoder has blocking behavior during the decoding process.
BuiltinThe codec is built into GDI+.
SystemNot used.
UserNot used.

The ImageCodecFlags class is used by the Flags property of the ImageCodecInfo class.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0