Save

The Save component saves an image to a specified location.

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Ports

The Save component exposes the Control In, Control Out, Data In, and Data Out ports by default.

Port Description
ControlIn Must be connected to the Control Out port of one or more components.
ControlOut Can be connected to the Control In port of another component or the default end component.
Data In The Save component exposes the following Data In ports by default:
image: specifies the image to save (bitmap).
filePath: specifies the location where the image should be saved (string).
Data Out Returns the specified part of the original image (bitmap).

Properties

To edit the properties of the Save component, in the Properties window, change the required property. You can edit the following properties.

Property Description
Search Search for the respective property.
Delay After Execution Specifies the wait time (in seconds) after the action is performed.
Delay Before Execution Specifies the wait time (in seconds) before the action is performed.

Example

Let us consider an example in which we save a deskewed image to particular location.

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Note

You can use the Save component to simply copy an image to another location. In this case, you have to add only the Read From File component to the Save component in the activity.

To save an image:

  1. In the Toolbox, expand Utilities and then expand Image Utilities.
  2. To specify the image to save:

    • Drag the ReadFromFile component and drop it on the Design surface.
    • Double-click the filePath box and enter the required path.

    Note

    To learn more about the Read From File component, refer the Read from File section.

  3. Drag the Deskew component and drop it on the Design surface.

    Note

    To learn more about the Deskew component, refer the Deskew section.

  4. Drag the Save component and drop it on the Design surface.

  5. Double-click the filePath box and enter the destination location of the image.

    Note

    You can override the existing data source for the Image and filePath Data In ports.
    To override the existing data source:

    • Right-click the required Data In port.
    • Click Override and change the data source.
      To learn more about overriding the data source of the data port, refer the Override section.

  6. Connect the control ports and data ports in the activity.

  7. In the toolbar, click Run.
    The image is deskewed and saved at the specified destination.