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IRasterFormatInfo Interface (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IRasterFormatInfo Interface

Provides access to members that provide basic information about a raster format.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


The IRasterFormatInfo interface exposes all of the format-specific raster defaults used in ArcMap and ArcCatalog.

The FormatName property specifies the name shown for this raster format. The other properties specify how ArcMap and ArcCatalog determine if a file is a raster dataset, when extension browsing is active.

The DefaultExts property specifies one or more comma-delimited file extensions that are used to filter for raster datasets of this format.

The ActiveBrowse property determines if ArcMap and ArcCatalog are currently scanning for datasets in this format.



Name Description
Read/write property ActiveBrowse Indicates whether all files are searched for valid raster formats.
Read/write property DefaultExts Default format extensions.
Read/write property FormatName Format name.

Classes that implement IRasterFormatInfo

Classes Description
RasterFormatInfo Information about raster file formats.