Jpeg, an image file document format, you must familiar with, is the most common image format used by digital cameras and other photographic image capture devices; it is the most common format for storing and transmitting photographic images on the World Wide Web. If you get many files that can not be read easily, you can convert them to jpeg file document and then set color depth. So, the following part of the article is going to show you how to convert and set color depth using PCL Converter command line.
Step1. Download&Install PCL Converter command line
- click the link to open http://www.verypdf.com/pcltools/index.html
- go to VeryPDF PCL Converter command line
- press “Download” and save file
During the installing process, you are bound to see below window box.
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Step2. Launch command prompt window
You have to launch command prompt window. Because theis bound to be operated under the MS-DOS environment. The procedure is easy, and the following pictures will guide you.
1) Click “start” and then go to “Run”
2) Input “cmd ” into the following
3) Press “ok”, you will find command prompt window popping up
Input theto convert and , it goes below
pcltool.exe –bitcount 8 D:\in.prn D:\out.pxl
- D:\in.prn is to specify a prn filename or a directory for input,
- D:\out.pxl is to specify the pxl file name for output,
- –bitcount is to Set color depth for image conversion, 8 means that 8- bits color.
Once the input is done, press “enter” key, you will see,
When you see “result=ok”, it means the program has gone through.
Step4. Check file
Open the output file to check, if you have a pxl reader in your computer, you can check the image color depth.
So far, you have successfully converted convert prn to pxl so as to you can read your prn file in pxl document format and the image color depth is set in line with the command line. If you have any further questions, please leave them below, the VeryPDF.com values them very much.