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Alters the underlying interpretation of the selected bands of the raster geometry on the input features, using the specified conversion options.

For example, an input raster feature with a single band of interpretation UInt8 could be converted to a single band of Gray8 or UInt16 data.


Usage Notes

  • Each RasterBandInterpretationCoercer performs a conversion on the input raster. If multiple RasterBandInterpretationCoercers are used in sequence, then multiple conversions will take place. Data quality and translation performance may suffer.
  • This transformer supports raster band selection. The RasterSelector can be used to modify the selection.

Related Transformers

Editing Transformer Parameters

Using a set of menu options, transformer parameters can be assigned by referencing other elements in the workspace. More advanced functions, such as an advanced editor and an arithmetic editor, are also available in some transformers. To access a menu of these options, click beside the applicable parameter. For more information, see Transformer Parameter Menu Options.

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FME Licensing Level

FME Professional edition and above

Transformer History

This transformer replaces the RasterDataTypeCoercer and RasterColorModelCoercer transformers.


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