Manually resizing jpeg attachments!

  gazmix 20:44 18 Jan 2010
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Hi

I want to upload some pics i have onto a forum & facebook & yet when i do it says they are too big (1600 x 1200) & i have to manually resize them. How do i do this please!

Thanks

  gazmix 20:45 18 Jan 2010

Oh yes & the limit is 800 x 600.

  MAJ 20:56 18 Jan 2010

Open the pictures in a graphics program, like the excellent and free Irfanview click here. Then, when opened, go to Image > Resize/Resample and set the size you require (800 x 600).

  peter99co 20:57 18 Jan 2010

I use Paint

  peter99co 20:58 18 Jan 2010

MS Paint

  gazmix 21:01 18 Jan 2010

can i do it with any windows programmes i have installed in my xp ?

  MAJ 21:02 18 Jan 2010

In Paint, go to File > Open, then Image > Resize/Skew.

  gazmix 21:03 18 Jan 2010

ok, so pain is open, do i drag & drop the jpeg thumbnail in?

  MAJ 21:06 18 Jan 2010

In Paint, go to File > Open, then Image > Resize/Skew.

  gazmix 21:06 18 Jan 2010

i dragged & dropped but can't see any way to resize the thumbnail i have on my desktop!!

  MAJ 21:07 18 Jan 2010

In Paint, go to File > Open, then Image > Resize/Skew.

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