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I am having a hard time putting my pictures on this site. It keeps telling me file to large? How do you make them smaller to fit? Thanks for any help. Lisa :(

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I’ve had the same problem. Instead of using pictures stored in browsing, try snapping a picture then use attachment. Sorry, I don’t have a clear cut answer 😞

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I use Igmur to upload my photos and then download them on to Doll-Fan.
I have trouble resizing my photos on my computer, so I can have Igmur resize them before downloading onto Doll-Fan.
Igmur is a free photo hosting site.
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Thank you, I will give that a try.

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Open the picture in Paint, click on resize, reduce the size from 100% to something smaller, hit save. Now the picture is smaller and you can attach it to your post.
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This is probably kind of a simple minded way to do it but it works for me. I take most of my pictures with my iPhone and if I try to use the picture just as my phone takes it, it is too large. If I pull the picture back up on my phone and take a screenshot of it and then use that version it’s small enough to fit.
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Didn’t work for me. 😕
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erin1958 wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:14 am
This is probably kind of a simple minded way to do it but it works for me. I take most of my pictures with my iPhone and if I try to use the picture just as my phone takes it, it is too large. If I pull the picture back up on my phone and take a screenshot of it and then use that version it’s small enough to fit.
If you use an iPhone, there's a faster trick, but it works only if you have the SMTP/POP client configured on the phone. Send the picture by email to yourself. After hitting the Send button, you are asked if you want to send the actual size or a choice of 3 smaller sizes.

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Atalanta wrote:
Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:10 am
erin1958 wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:14 am
This is probably kind of a simple minded way to do it but it works for me. I take most of my pictures with my iPhone and if I try to use the picture just as my phone takes it, it is too large. If I pull the picture back up on my phone and take a screenshot of it and then use that version it’s small enough to fit.
If you use an iPhone, there's a faster trick, but it works only if you have the SMTP/POP client configured on the phone. Send the picture by email to yourself. After hitting the Send button, you are asked if you want to send the actual size or a choice of 3 smaller sizes.
Oh that is a good idea. I’ve seen that many times when emailing pics. Which size do you choose?
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I don’t know if that worked. The reduced pic is pretty blurry.
I am not a stupid woman but DF’s idiosyncrasies make me feel like an idiot.
Great! Now there are two blurry pics.
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erin1958 wrote:
Thu Aug 08, 2019 3:35 pm
Atalanta wrote:
Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:10 am

If you use an iPhone, there's a faster trick, but it works only if you have the SMTP/POP client configured on the phone. Send the picture by email to yourself. After hitting the Send button, you are asked if you want to send the actual size or a choice of 3 smaller sizes.
Oh that is a good idea. I’ve seen that many times when emailing pics. Which size do you choose?
Usually the smallest is good enough for using in a post.

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