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Old 04-28-2006, 03:53 PM   #1
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Help with Posting Photos

OK, back in December, yall were very helpful with my planning a b-day party for my ds. I would like to attach some pictures so you can see what it looked like. But, I noticed that the attachment manager thing says the max file size is 400 kb. When I looked at our pictures, they're all about 1,500 to 1,600 kb! How do I make my pic's smaller?? I'm soo not a technical person!

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Old 04-28-2006, 04:05 PM   #2
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If you have a photo editing program, you can resize them or save them at a lower resolution. A better option might be to upload them to something like image shack and post the like/use the image tag button.
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Old 04-28-2006, 04:06 PM   #3
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You have to resize each foto to below the 400kb level. You can do this in your photo editing software by selecting the resize option and reducing the dimensions. Try a 2" size to start and see if that does the trick. Don't forget to do a 'save as' for the reduced version so your original will remain as is.
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Cool! I didn't know you could do that! I now have pic's within the correct size limit! yea!
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