[development] Visualize files like image

David Sterratt dtq at f2s.com
Wed Apr 28 16:19:18 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-04-28 at 08:40 -0300, Gustavo Cabral wrote:
> Hi there!;
> Anybody know any way to visualize tif files in drupal?

In Drupal 6, you can apply patches to imagecache module and imageapi
module that allow you to view (as jpg, png or gif files) a PDF or tiff
files that have been uploaded in a CCK filefield. The converted files
can then be displayed in views.

This requires:
1. Installing imageapi and imagecache modules
2. Choosing the ImageMagick toolkit at admin/settings/imageapi
3. Applying the patches and following the instructions at:

This functionality should be built-in to Drupal 7 and the D7 version of
imageapi_imagemagick module, though I believe more work is needed on the

David (egfrith)

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