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Total number of strips in image



numStrips = numberOfStrips(t) returns the total number of strips in the image specified in the Tiff object t.


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Determine the number of strips in the second image of a TIFF file.

Create a Tiff object for the file example.tif.

t = Tiff('example.tif','r');

When you create a Tiff object, the current image file directory points to the first image in the TIFF file. To get data on the second image, change the image file directory to point to the second image.


Get the number of strips in the image.

if ~isTiled(t) % if the image does not have a tiled layout
    numStrips = numberOfStrips(t)
numStrips = 7

Close the Tiff object.


Input Arguments

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Tiff object representing a TIFF file. Use the Tiff function to create the object.


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This function corresponds to the TIFFNumberOfStrips function in the LibTIFF C API. To use this function, you must be familiar with the TIFF specification and technical notes. View this documentation at LibTIFF - TIFF Library and Utilities.

Version History

Introduced in R2009b