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Change Image Type


“Change image type”, you can change the image type.
In doing so, you can do to facilitate the operation of the site.

Examples of changes

*.bmp => *.jpg, *.png, *.gif .
*.jpg => *.png, *.gif .


Change image type is used the GD library.


  • Media (only image file) lists.
  • Is a screen shot before the conversion. Displays a confirmation message.
  • bmp => jpg.


1.Upload the extracted “changeimagetype” folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
1.Activate the plugin in the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
1.Configure the plugin in WordPress’ media settings.


Please tell me which image formats are supported

[Bmp, jpg, png, gif] from, [jpg, png, gif] can be converted to.

GD-library is not installed

“Change Image Type” is used in the GD library.
Therefore, GD is not available in the library environment “Change Image Tyep” will not work.

Contributors & Developers

“Change Image Type” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • First release