Type Default Value Read Only Description

[Visual Basic]
8 No The output bits per color channel.




This property determines the precision of the output color channels.

The value is specified in terms of the number of bits used to represent each channel of color. This can be 1, 8 or 16.

All color spaces support 8 and 16 bits per channel. Only the Gray color space supports 1 bit per channel.

The TIFF output format supports all output precisions. The JP2 (JPEG 2000) and PSD (Photoshop) formats support 8 and 16 bits per channel. The JPG, GIF, PNG and .BMP. output formats support 8 bit RGB and 8 bit Gray only.




See the DefaultHalftone property.