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Convert your TIF file to X

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Use our free and fast online tool to convert your TIF (Tag Image File Format) image or logo into 3D X (Direct X File) mesh/model files suitable for printing with a 3D printer or for loading into your favourite 3D editing package.

How to Convert your TIF to X Online?

Here are 3 simple steps to create an X file from a TIF file.

Upload a TIF

Upload a TIF

Click the "Upload a File" button and select a TIF to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Select your Options

Select your Options

Set the dimensions and other options and click the "Convert to X" button to convert your TIF to X.

Download your X

Download your X

Click the download link once completed to receive your X file.

FAQ

How can I convert my TIF file to X?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your TIF file to upload. Select any configuration options. When the TIF to X conversion has completed, you can download your X file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my TIF to X?

We aim to process all TIF to X conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds but can be more for larger more complex files so please be patient.

How accurate is the TIF to X conversion?

We aim to create the most accurate conversions with our tools. Our tools are under constant development with new features being added every week.

Is it safe to convert my TIF to X on ImageToStl.com?

Yes, of course! We do not store the TIF file you submit to us. The resulting X file, once created is deleted 1 hour after upload and the download link will expire after this time.

Can I convert TIF to X on Windows, Linux, Android, iOS or Mac OS?

Yes! Our TIF to X tool will run on any system with a modern web browser. No specialist software is needed to run any of our conversion tools.

File format information for TIF to X

Extension: TIF

Full Name: Tag Image File Format

Type: Image

Mime Type: image/tiff

Format: Binary

Extension: X

Full Name: Direct X File

Type: 3D Model

Mime Type: text/plain

Format: Text

Description

The TIF file extension is a raster graphics file format originally created in 1986 making it one of the older image file formats available. The format was created by Aldus Corporation (Now Adobe) for use in Desktop Publishing software is still a popular format which is still in use today.

The format has evolved over time from its original use in DTP applications, Fax machine software, Optical Character Recognition software and more. TIF files are binary and can contain one or more images arranged in a rectangualr data format within the file.

Description

The X 3D file format extension was introduced by Microsoft with the launch of Version 2 of their 3D graphics API Direct X back in 2002. The format has evolved over the years however in 2014 the X file format was deprecated in favour of newer more capable formats such as FBX.

The format is a simple text based file capable of storing 3D mesh information such as vertices, faces, normals and material information. In addition to basic 3D information the format can also store animations with the X file format primarily used in the development of games.

X Notes

X files support material and color information. If your uploaded model contains color information our tool will attempt to save this in the X file at the end of the conversion process. Texture information is not supported at this time.

Supported Features

  • Mesh geometry

Unsupported Features

  • Material colors
  • Textures
  • Animations