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Got a GIF question

Discussion in 'Computers, Games, Electronics etc' started by Dustin_m, Jan 6, 2005.

  1. Dustin_m

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    I have a GIF i want to put as my avatar, but it says that it is too large. How can i size it down?
     
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    I think PS can resize GIFs.
     
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    I tried to open it but it said it can only open one frame, i guess it cant open the whole thing.
     
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    xj0hnx I wanna be sedated VIP

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    Try Imageready it installs with PS, and handles animations. I have used it to make GIFs before.
     
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    cool thanks, so another Question: Is that a good program to make GIFs out of videos? or what would i use for that?
     
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    I used it for one, it came out fine. You resize pics in PS, then import them to IR and add them to the little timeline thingy, and adjust as you like, save as GIF, upload to somewhere that can take them, and post address as avatar.
     
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    all avatars must be uploaded now.

    i got tired of waiting for other slow ass sites, slowing down our board. i'd rather pay more bandwidth.
     
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    Aaaaaaaaahhhhhhhh ok. :lol:
     
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    i mean, Graphics Interchange Format, conceived of by compuserve.
     
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    the problem is, IR wont save as a GIF. It wants to save it as a PSD file
     
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    There should be a GIF export function.
     
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    :blink:
     
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    It's probably in the File menu somewhere.
     
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    Thanks alot, ill check it out right now
     
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    well i got the file down to 20k, but now it wont upload to the site
     
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    chekc that its really 20k.

    K is rounded too much.

    the server accepts 1953Bytes which = 20KB.

    if its more than 1953, it won't work, even though its still 20.

    or, its not a proper gif. if its wack, the board won't accept it as it being a gif.
     
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    alrigth thanks. sorry i seem computer illiterate to most of you but whatever.
     
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    alright got it, thanks. Like it?
     
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