File Formats: AFP/PTOCA/IM1 Formats

The AFP format is part of IBM's document imaging system. It is a raster format, created to add enhanced formatting and indexing capabilities to documents for print applications in finance, retail, insurance and other industries.


IM1(AFP Image Object)

File constants associated with this file format are:

Constant Read Support Write Support Description
Afp 24 BPP None This format is part of IBM's document imaging system.
Afp IM1 1 BPP None IM 1 uncompressed AFP

Required DLL: Leadtools.Codecs.Afp.Dll for AFP/PTOCA and Leadtools.Codecs.Raw.dll for IM1. For a listing of the exact DLLs needed, based on the toolkit version, refer to Files To Be Included With Your Application.

Currently for AFP/PTOCA LEAD does not save AFP files, but these files can be saved to IOCA.

Related Formats: FAX - Raw Fax Format, ICA - Image Object Content Architecture (IOCA/MODCA), PTK - PTOCA Format, TIFF - Tagged Image File Format / CCITT.

Platform Support

Extension Module Value Win32 Win64 Net32 Net64 Linux Android Apple UWP MimeType Friendly Name
Afp AFP 252 application/x-afp AFP - AFP Format
Ptoca PTK 249 image/fax PTOCA Format

For a complete list for supported file formats, see Summary of All Supported File Formats.

For details of the file formats supported across products and platforms, refer to File Format Comparison Chart.

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