BitmapCodecInformation BitmapCodecInformation BitmapCodecInformation BitmapCodecInformation BitmapCodecInformation Class


Provides access to information about a decoder or encoder.

public : sealed class BitmapCodecInformation
struct winrt::Windows::Graphics::Imaging::BitmapCodecInformation
public sealed class BitmapCodecInformation
Public NotInheritable Class BitmapCodecInformation
// This class does not provide a public constructor.

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


CodecId CodecId CodecId CodecId CodecId

The unique identifier of the decoder or encoder. Methods like BitmapDecoder.CreateAsync and BitmapEncoder.CreateAsync use the codec identifier to determine which codec to create.

FileExtensions FileExtensions FileExtensions FileExtensions FileExtensions

A collection of all the file extensions supported by the decoder or encoder.

FriendlyName FriendlyName FriendlyName FriendlyName FriendlyName

The friendly name of the decoder or encoder.

MimeTypes MimeTypes MimeTypes MimeTypes MimeTypes

A collection of all the MIME/content types supported by the decoder or encoder. MIME type is synonymous with content type.

See also