TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode TiffCompressionMode Enum


Specifies the compression mode used for TIFF images.

public : enum class TiffCompressionMode
enum class winrt::Windows::Graphics::Imaging::TiffCompressionMode : int32_t
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 Automatic 0

The compression will be automatically selected.

Ccitt3 Ccitt3 Ccitt3 Ccitt3 Ccitt3 2

CCITT3 compression will be applied.

Ccitt4 Ccitt4 Ccitt4 Ccitt4 Ccitt4 3

CCITT4compression will be applied.

Lzw Lzw Lzw Lzw Lzw 4

LZW compression will be applied.

LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing LzwhDifferencing 7

LZWH Differencing compression will be applied.

None None None None None 1

No compression will be applied.

Rle Rle Rle Rle Rle 5

RLE compression will be applied.

Zip Zip Zip Zip Zip 6

ZIP compression will be applied.


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