Maintenance in the next couple of days: viewtopic.php?f=7&t=16454

How to resize pictures

All Panhead related topics
Site Admin
Posts: 2387
Joined: Wed Dec 12, 2001 9:17 pm
Bikes: 1954 FL
Location: Holland

How to resize pictures

Post #1 by panhead » Wed Sep 28, 2011 7:37 am

In order to keep the size of attachments (and also pictures in the Gallery) within reasonable limits, please resize the pictures you want to upload. Uploaded pictures have a max of 2 Mb and 1900 x 1600 size, but 800 x 600 or 1024 x 768 is recommended and more than sufficient. Do not save pictures with .png extension.

With this program (irfanview) you can resize pictures (and edit and do a lot more). To resize click on Image in the menu and Resize/Resample next.

Next choose: file --> 'Save for web'.

resize1.jpg (12.48 KiB) Viewed 1385 times

resize2.jpg (11.35 KiB) Viewed 1385 times

resize3.jpg (41.09 KiB) Viewed 1385 times

Download Irfanview (free):

But there are many alternative programs.

Return to “Panhead”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot] and 4 guests