Benefits of file compression
File compression has many significant benefits. By reducing the size of large files, you can store more files while using less disk space, and you can also upload files to the Internet that you otherwise would not be able to share. In addition, you can share large image files via email without worrying about overflowing inboxes. In many ways, file compression technology has revolutionized data storage and sharing.
Compressing TIFF files
TIFF files especially require compression, even more so than other files, because their original file size can be very large. TIFF files are frequently created from scanned documents. These image files can take up a great deal of disk space, and so it is often preferable to compress them. The best way to do this is often by converting the original file into another format, such as PDF, and then compressing it.
Software for batch compression of TIFF files
You can compress TIFF files with the help of special software that if designed to reduce file size as much as possible. Sometimes, you may find that you need to compress a large number of TIFF files in a short period of time. In such instances, you may find batch processing capabilities useful. PdfCompressor from CVISION can convert files to PDF from a wide range of other formats and compress them. Its batch processing capabilities make it an especially useful solution. Download the free trial version to see for yourself.