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Windows 7: Resizing a gif file

01 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
Resizing a gif file

Hi all,

I am trying to resize a .gif file to use as an avatar. I use Faststone Image Viewer. After the resize FIV saves the the file as a still photo in .gif format.

Any ideas how I can retain the animation? Or any other programs I can try to accomplish this?

Thanks for the help,


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01 Apr 2010   #2

Windows 7/10 64 bit

I use the on-line "Create Avatar" Create Avatar
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01 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

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01 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

This is what I've used in the past, and still use occasionally when Fireworks doesn't want to play ball...

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01 Apr 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

Thank you all for the links and ideas.
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