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Free Online TIFF to PCX Converter

Please note: Your TIFF file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 1 hour after upload so please download your converted TIFF file before this time.

How to Convert your TIFF to PCX Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your TIFF to PCX using our fast and free TIFF converter tool.

Upload your TIFF file

Click the "Upload a TIFF File" button, then select a TIFF to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your PCX

Click the download link to receive your PCX file.

File format information for TIFF and PCX

ExtensionTIFF
Full NameTag Image File Format
TypeImage
Mime Typeimage/tiff
FormatBinary
Opens WithPaint.Net

The TIFF file extension is a raster graphics file format originally created in 1986 making it one of the older image file formats available. The format was created by Aldus Corporation (Now Adobe) for use in Desktop Publishing software is still a popular format which is still in use today.

The format has evolved over time from its original use in DTP applications, Fax machine software, Optical Character Recognition software and more. TIFF files are binary and can contain one or more images arranged in a rectangular data format within the file.

ExtensionPCX
Full NamePicture Exchange
TypeImage
Mime Typeimage/x-pcx
FormatBinary

The PCX file format is a legacy image file format originally released in 1985 by ZSoft Corporation. It was the native file format for the PC Paintbrush application and soon became one of the standard image formats for DOS.

The format uses an indexed palette method for storing color information and supports formats starting at 1-bit-per-pixel (bpp) through to 8-bpp, though support for 24-bit color was added later on. Image files based on the PCX format can still be found today and are supported by a limited number of modern applications.

Information for converting from TIFF to PCX

Our TIFF imaging tool will accurately convert your TIFF file into a PCX image file using our high quality internal 2D rendering to create your final PCX ready for download. Your TIFF file will be analyzed pixel by pixel in order to produce the most accurate conversion possible.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my TIFF file to PCX?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your TIFF file to upload. Your TIFF file will be uploaded to our servers. When the TIFF to PCX conversion has completed, you can download your PCX file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my TIFF to PCX?

We aim to process all TIFF to PCX conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files, so please be patient.

How accurate is the TIFF to PCX conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.

Is there any loss in quality when converting my TIFF file?

If you are converting your TIFF file to a format that implements lossy-compression then yes, the quality will be reduced however the loss in quality is usually not noticeable and can result in much smaller file sizes.

Will the conversion affect the resolution of my converted TIFF file?

No. When converting your TIFF file our tool will not perform any resizing of your image and the resulting file will be the same resolution as your uploaded TIFF file.