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    Re: Attachments again
    From: Marcel Tschudin
    Date: 2010 May 13, 07:43 +0300

    On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 6:17 AM, Frank Reed
     wrote:
    > ....
    > 2) Is your file an image of some sort, like a photograph or a drawing?
    > Please reduce the file in overall pixel size to something less than
    > 1000x1000. With almost no exceptions, images sent to NavList are meant for
    > viewing on the computer screen. If you take images from your digital camera
    > and upload them without re-sizing, you are sending images files intended for
    > PRINTING so they tend to be quite large in pixel terms. You SHOULD find
    > yourself some photo-editing software for these purposes. I will not
    > recommend a specific product but I DO recommend reading these reviews of
    > free photo editing products on about.com:
    > http://graphicssoft.about.com/od/pixelbasedwin/tp/freephotoedw.htm.
    > You should be able to find something suited to your needs and skills there.
    > ....
    
    For Windows user: A very practical tool for resizing pictures is the
    Image Resizer. This is one of the Microsoft PowerToys for Windows XP
    which allows to resize one or many images files with just a simple
    right-click. The install file can be downloaded here:
    http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/downloads/powertoys/xppowertoys.mspx
    (11th item in the download list)
    
    An other tool which may be useful in this context (and in many others)
    is the on-line media converter which allows the conversion of "any"
    file-format into "any" other:
    http://media-convert.com/convert/
    
    Marcel
    
    
    
    

       
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