Pic size for MSN

  terendak_uk 17:41 18 Sep 2005

Be grateful for any tips...I often change my display pic when "chatting". However, often I get a " the file you selected is not a valid image file....."
I scan and save as JPG.....is there a partic spec that always works? I have tried many variations to no avail.
Young-un Carl

  terendak_uk 19:17 25 Sep 2005

Tried MSN etc...no answers. Am I looking in the wrong place? Be grateful for any pointers.

  mattyc_92 19:18 25 Sep 2005

It sounds like your images are becoming corrupt.

Try opening them in Paint and use the save as option and save the image to another file-name and see if that image works.

  terendak_uk 20:05 25 Sep 2005

Tried P'shop, then PSP and Irfanview....all give same result..with a partic file. Can open any of the pics, no prob. If it's a TIF, for eg, I'll open any of above, convert pic to jpeg and save for MSN display. WOrks OK some times..other times not. There must be a "spec" that MSN favours?

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