convert pdf file to tiff using windows machine

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convert pdf file to tiff using windows machine

Post by dhatrija07 » 2018-11-06T13:04:55-07:00

version: ImageMagick-6.6.5-Q16
Windows OS: Windows 10 Pro

Ask: I am trying to convert the pdf file to tiff file using convert from the command line
convert -density 200 -colorspace RGB C:\Testing\Testing.pdf C:\Testing\ConvertedTiff.tiff

I am getting postscript delegate failed. Please help

convert: `%s' (%d) "gswin32c.exe" -q -dQUIET -dPARANOIDSAFER -dBATCH -dNOPAUSE -dNOPROMPT -dMaxBitmap=500000000 -dEPSCrop -dAlignToPixels=0 -dGridFitTT=2 "-sDEVICE=pnmraw" -dTextAlphaBits=4 -dGraphicsAlphaBits=4 "-r200x200" "-sOutputFile=C:/Users/CHANDR~1.BAR/AppData/Local/Temp/magick-9iCTqLIw" "-fC:/Users/CHANDR~1.BAR/AppData/Local/Temp/magick-rmOUiVr6" "-fC:/Users/CHANDR~1.BAR/AppData/Local/Temp/magick-36xXdoIN" @ error/utility.c/SystemCommand/2093.
convert: Postscript delegate failed `C:\Testing\Testing.pdf': No such file or directory @ error/pdf.c/ReadPDFImage/645.
convert: missing an image filename `C:\Testing\ConvertedTiff.tiff' @ error/convert.c/ConvertImageCommand/2949.

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Re: convert pdf file to tiff using windows machine

Post by fmw42 » 2018-11-06T13:27:16-07:00

Do you have Ghostscript installed as a delegate?

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