Convert PS to GIF via API Solution for .NET.


Aspose.Page for PS to GIF converter offers conversion of PostScript (PS) file to GIF image with using of any language supported by .NET platform: C#, VB, J#.

The API you see here can be used to create your own cross-platform application or be integrated into your .NET project.

In order to convert XPS to GIF, we’ll use:

  • Aspose.Page for .NET API which is a feature-rich, powerful and easy-to-use document manipulation and conversion API for the C# platform.

  • Open the NuGet package manager, and search for Aspose.Page and install. You may also use the following command from the Package Manager Console.

Package Manager Console Command

    PM> Install-Package Aspose.Page

Steps to Convert PS to GIF via C#

Aspose.Page makes it easy for the developers to load and convert PS files to GIF in just a few lines of code.

  1. Load PS file in an instance of PsDocument via a stream
  2. Create and set instances of ImageSaveOptions and ImageDevice classes
  3. Call PsDocument.Save method with objects of ImageSaveOptions and ImageDevice as parameters

System Requirements

Aspose.Page for .NET is supported on all major operating systems. Just make sure that you have the following prerequisites:

  • Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET Framework Platform, Windows and ASP.NET Applications.
  • Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Aspose.Page for .NET DLL referenced in your project.

PS to GIF C# Conversion

    // create a stream for input PS file
    using (var psStream = new System.IO.FileStream("template.PS", System.IO.FileMode.Create, System.IO.FileAccess.Read))
        // create a stream for output GIF file
        using (var pdfStream = System.IO.File.Open("output.gif", System.IO.FileMode.Open, System.IO.FileAccess.Write))
            // load the PS file from stream
            var document = new Aspose.Page.PS.PsDocument(psStream);
            // create an instance of ImageSaveOptions
            var options = new Aspose.Page.PS.Device.ImageSaveOptions();
            // create rendering device for GIF
            var device = new Aspose.Page.PS.Device.ImageDevice(System.Drawing.Imaging.ImageFormat.GIF);
            // save PS as GIF
            document.Save(device, options);

PS to GIF Conversion Web Application


1. Can I convert PS to GIF?

Aspose.Page solution has functionality that allows you to convert PS files to other formats online or programmatically. If you need to transform PS to GIF instantly online you may like to use PS Converter cross-platform application.

2. Can I find more detailed informationon how to convert PS to GIF?

Go to the Documentation chapter to find the information like Developer Guide, Release Notes, and many more about Page Description Languages. Visit our GitHub project to see the code examples for using the solution.

3. Is the functionality free?

The cross-platform converters are free, when for the API solution you can get a free Trial and then buy the product if needed.

PS What is PS File Format

PS format is one of the page description language (PDL) formats. It is capable to contain graphic as well as text information on the page. That is why the format was supported by most of the programs for image editing. The postscript file itself is a kind of instruction for printers. It contains information on what and how to print from its page.

GIF What is GIF File Format

Graphics Interchange Format as it is known worldwide as GIF is a graphic format for light-weighted animation. It is a bitmap image format with lossless compression. It is perfect for creating content with a limited number of colors, for low-quality videos. You may find GIFs on any social network, messenger, or other communication solution.