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Name Kodak FlashPix Image
Other names  
Identifiers Apple Uniform Type Identifier:  com.kodak.flashpix.image
MIME:  image/vnd.fpx
PUID:  x-fmt/56
Classification Image (Raster)
Description The FlashPix format is a raster based image format that builds on features of previous formats, including Kodak Image Pac, Live Picture IVUE, Hewlett-Packard JPEG, TIFF, and TIFF/EP. The FlashPix format is a cooperative endeavor that includes the Eastman Kodak Company, Microsoft Corporation, the Hewlett-Packard Company, and Live Picture, Inc.
Orientation Text
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 02 Aug 2005
Source description This format can be identified via a container signature in DROID version 6 or later. The PRONOM database cannot currently represent container signatures. The file format specification is available:
Last updated 26 Feb 2013
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