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cant post photos

#1 Post by ottis » Tue Nov 06, 2007 9:42 pm

just tried postin some photos keeps tellin me there to big is it just a matter
of resizing or is there something else im doing wrong by the way i have no idea how to go about resizing is it a simple process any help would be great cheers ron.

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#2 Post by GrahameA » Wed Nov 07, 2007 6:42 am

Ottis

The software is rejecting your photo because the file size is to large. There is a limit of 200kb for all attachments.

I would suggest that you resize and compress to get the file size under 100kb.

You need to do two things:

1 Reduce the dimensions of the photo and

2 Increase the compression.

This will help http://www.ozbow.net/phpbb2/viewtopic.php?t=2642 and here is a workflow http://www.ozbow.net/phpbb2/viewtopic.php?t=4815


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