TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode Enum


Specifies the compression mode used for TIFF images.

public : enum class TiffCompressionMode
public enum TiffCompressionMode
Public Enum TiffCompressionMode
var value = Windows.Graphics.Imaging.TiffCompressionMode.automatic;
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic

The compression will be automatically selected.

Ccitt3 Ccitt3 Ccitt3 Ccitt3

CCITT3 compression will be applied.

Ccitt4 Ccitt4 Ccitt4 Ccitt4

CCITT4compression will be applied.

Lzw Lzw Lzw Lzw

LZW compression will be applied.

LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing

LZWH Differencing compression will be applied.

None None None None

No compression will be applied.

Rle Rle Rle Rle

RLE compression will be applied.

Zip Zip Zip Zip

ZIP compression will be applied.


The TIFF compression modes only effect compression efficiency and do not affect image quality.