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Remove Exif Orientation Data And Rotate If Necessary

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Remove Exif Orientation Data And Rotate If Necessary

This Specification Macro Task will remove Exif orientation data for a image and rotate it if necessary.

Exif (Exchangeable Image File Format) data is the data that is captured with a image when it taken. As part of the captured Exif data is the orientation for the image when it is captured. Other data captured can include information such as the time, date and location of where a image was captured.


Property NameDescription
TitleChanges the Title (not the name) of the task.
SourceThe Full File Path and Name of the Source image file to remove the Exif data from, including its extension.
DestinationThe Full File Path and Name of the image file to create, including its extension.
Constant NameThe name of the Constant used to report on the success of the Task. If it is a success this will be used to store the path of the generated image.
OverwriteTRUE to overwrite an existing image, FALSE to keep the existing image.


When this Task is added the properties are static. To be able to build rules on a static properties see How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property.

Property NameExample RuleExample ResultMeaning
Source"C:\MyDocuments\Content\Images\WorldGraphic.png"C:\MyDocuments\Content\Images\WorldGraphic.pngThis is the Full File Path and Name including extension to the source file to use.
DestinationFsGetFullPath("<Specification>\ClearedExifWorldGraphic.png")C:\MyDocuments\Projects\Specifications\Spec 9999\ClearedExifWorldGraphic.pngThis is the location where the new file will be created.
Constant Name"DWConstantReport"DWConstantReportThis is the name of the Constant that the Task will report to.
OverwriteTRUETRUETRUE will overwrite the file if it exists FALSE will not.