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Windows 7: Invisible Start Orb


12 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Invisible Start Orb

My little cousin wanted me to make him a start orb, after he saw me making my own. Everything was good, until I finished it and tried it out. It appeared invisible! I tried other orbs, and they worked fine. Even the one i made before worked. I'm extremely confused, if someone can help and tell me the problem, that would mean a lot to me.



I use Gimp, if that helps any.


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26 Jan 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I found a solution -- I'll resurrect this thread to share...

When using Gimp to create Start Orbs and other BMP resource files for Windows 7 do the following:

1) Click "Export..."
2) Expand "Compatibility Options"
3) Check "Do not write color space information"
4) Click "Export"

Done!
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26 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks, I'll give it a go and give details
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