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How to Clean Up Your Documents
Snowbound recently added the ability for users to utilize our DocClean technology in Java (they were previously available for our .NET & DLL RasterMaster products), so I wanted to highlight some of the benefits of DocClean for those unfamiliar with the technology. Our DocClean solution...
A Universal TIFF Viewer and TIFF Converter for your image files?
Holy automated conversion Batman – to the Bat-computer! (Or your own PC)… Have you noticed a marked increase in super hero movies, graphic novels and media in general in the past few years? I mean the genre has been around for generations – the ‘old men’ of the comic set are Superman and Batman...
Streamline Document Processing via Viewing and Conversion Tools
More Efficient Workflow and Collaboration using Streamline Document Imaging Technology Automated document viewers and image converters help organizations around the globe streamline document claims and forms processing to keep their businesses running smoothly, and their customers happy. Universal...
Modifying IBM’s Advanced Function Printing Format through AFP conversion
Batch converting and archiving older file formats using AFP conversion Created in the mid-1980s, the AFP format was developed by IBM to drive and support the firm’s form printing via laser printers. This raster format was created to greatly enhance document formatting and indexing for industries...
Why “Royalty Free” Software is a Bad Idea
In the software library business, including open source libraries, a software developer can often find a software plug-in or library that enhances his or her application without building that piece from scratch. You can enjoy the fruits of someone else’s effort in a specialty that you may not...
Quality vs. Efficiency in Document Conversion
The IMGLOW_set_document_input(int dpi, int bits_pix, int format) function in Snowbound Software’s RasterMaster SDK allows you to tweak the dots per inch (DPI), bits per pixel and specify the file format to get the right balance for your converted documents. To make the file size smaller, you can specify less DPI. For example, if the current DPI is 300, you can set the DPI to 200.
Size Matters: Why Businesses Use The TIFF File Format
TIFF images are the popular choice among many business sending documents electronically. The reason: size. TIFF image files are, on average, two to three times smaller than PDFs, which means they can be sent faster, use less bandwidth,and take up less disk space so more of them can be stored on a...