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Supported formats

Supported formats


During the process of normalisation, Xena will convert the following file types to the specified open format.

Note: Xena will automatically binary normalise any unsupported file types.



Archives and Compressed Files


GZIP All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files.
JAR All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files. A Xena index file is created, which when opened in a Xena Viewer, will display the files in a table.
MAC BINARY All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files.
TAR All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files. A Xena index file is created, which when opened in a Xena Viewer, will display the files in a table.
TAR.GZ Works as a combination of 'GZIP' and 'TAR'. All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files.
WAR All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files. A Xena index file is created, which when opened in a Xena viewer, will display the files in a table.
ZIP All files are extracted from the archive and normalised into separate Xena files. A Xena index file is created, which when opened in a Xena viewer, will display the files in a table.


Audio


AIFF Audio Interchange File Format files are converted to FLAC.
FLAC Free Lossless Audio Codec files are preserved and wrapped in XML.
MP3 MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3 files are converted to FLAC.
OGG OGG container format files are converted to FLAC.
WAV Waveform Audio Files are converted to FLAC.


Databases


SQL Structured Query Language files are preserved and wrapped in XML.


Documents


CSV/TSV Comma and Tab Separated Values-based files are stored as a special case of plain text.
DOC/PPS/PPT/XLS Microsoft Office documents are converted to the Open Document Format.
DOCX/PPTX/XLSX Microsoft Office Open XML documents are converted to the Open Document Format.
HTML Hypertext Markup Language files are converted to XHTML.
MPP Microsoft Project documents are converted to XML.
ODS/ODP/ODT Open Document files are preserved and wrapped in XML.
RTF Rich Text Format is converted to Open Document Format.
SYLK This spreadsheet format is converted to Open Document Format.
SXC/SXI/SXW StarOffice formats are open, but are converted to the newer Open Document Format.
TXT Text files are preserved and wrapped in XML.
WPD Word Perfect files are converted to Open Document Format.
XHTML Extensible Hypertext Markup Language files are preserved and wrapped in XML.
XML Extensible Markup Language files are preserved and wrapped in XML.


Email


MBX/MBOX Mailboxes are converted to individual XML files and a Xena index file is created which will display the files in a table when opened with Xena Viewer.
PST Mailboxes from Microsoft Outlook are converted to individual XML files and a Xena index file is created which will display the files in a table when opened with Xena Viewer.
TRIM Messages from TRIM are converted to XML and a Xena index file is created which will display the files in a table when opened with Xena Viewer.


Graphics


BMP Bitmap image files are converted to PNG.
CUR Windows cursor files are converted to PNG.
GIF Graphics Interchange Format image files are converted to PNG.
JPEG JPEG image files are preserved and wrapped in XML.
ODG Open Office Document Drawings are preserved and wrapped in Xena XML.
PCX Personal Computer eXchange image files are converted to PNG.
PDF Portable Document Format files are preserved and wrapped in XML.
PNG Portable Network Graphics are preserved and wrapped in XML.
PNM Portable Anymap graphic bitmap files are converted to PNG.
PSD Photoshop image files are converted to PNG.
RAS Sun raster graphics are converted to PNG.
SVG Scalable Vector Graphics are preserved and wrapped in XML.
TIFF Tagged Image File Format image files are converted to PNG. Embedded metadata is preserved in Xena XML.
XBM X11 Bitmap Graphics are converted to PNG.
XPM Unix Icon files are converted to PNG.


Page Description


CSS Cascading Style Sheets are preserved and wrapped in XML.
Scripts All scripting files are stored as plain text.
XSLT Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations are preserved and wrapped in XML.

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