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bitmap format

A file format that contains bitmaps. See bitmap file and graphics formats.
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The most of the developed steganography techniques were set up to exploit the structures of the most popular image formats (GIF, JPEG, and PNG), as well as of the bitmap format (BMP) due to its simple data structure.
The result of the study is an implementation of the system that uses BMP (Bitmap format) and constructs a pyramid (see below) of different sizes of the original image.
A set of 247 raster graphics digital bitmap format images, 494 drawing exchange format data files, 1976 distance measurements, 494 wear profiles and extrusions have been recorded per pinion to reach the following analyses.
The objectives of the study were to (a) design and build a photographic staff that holds a digital camera, compass and level so raw images can be obtained with the proper ancillary information, (b) develop software to position, rotate and register the images and save them in a global bitmap format and (c) design and program software to rapidly classify the images into green leaves, litter and soil or into other meaningful classes.
According to Preco, a manufacturer of laser cutting machines and diecutter systems, the bitmap format makes job changes easy.
Though resizing by clicking and dragging within your report isn't recommended, you can minimize its negative effects by using one of the following file formats when you paste your graph using Edit > Paste Special: the Enhanced Metafile to maintain the clearest graph text, or the Bitmap format to retain the crispness of graph points and symbols.
Edgar traces photographs to create line art, "which I then scan, convert from bitmap format to DXF, and bring into Mastercam.
QI HAVE a problem resizing scanned images that have been saved in the Bitmap format. By dragging one of the corner handles to increase the size of the image, it creates a white blank area.
Besides, the data are stored in bitmap format that results in huge files that use up a lot of memory.
An image can be routed through the effects processor and transformed (by altering the visual attributes such as the tint, brightness, etc.) or converted (from one bitmap format to another) and then placed back into the sampler and displayed or stored to disk.
* Flexible import/export of DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine, a standard that facilitates interoperability of medical imaging equipment), PNG (Portable Network Graphics, a popular bitmap format for the Web), SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics, a language for describing 2D vector and mixed vector/raster graphics in XML), and sparse matrix formats.
It will also allow you to convert them into several bitmap formats.