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Canon S2 question

by brucester / May 24, 2006 2:42 AM PDT

I recently just bought my first digital camera (Canon S2) and I was wondering how do you go about e-mailing movies. I tried using Outlook Express, but everytime I hit send the computer rebooted so nothing was ever sent.

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If they are emailed, they must be sent as files attached to
by Kiddpeat / May 24, 2006 4:16 AM PDT
In reply to: Canon S2 question

an email. You cannot simply send a movie file.

They are rarely emailed because any decent video file is far too large for email.

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I did use attachment
by brucester / May 24, 2006 4:31 AM PDT

I did hit attach file and that's when it shut down. Is there any other way to send movie files?

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Sending Video
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / May 24, 2006 8:16 AM PDT
In reply to: I did use attachment

Most videos are much too large to be sent by email.
Take a look at the file size of the video and you will likely find that it is over 10 megabytes.

The alternative is to upload your video to a website and then notify the person you want to see the video to go to that website.

I cannot recommend a host website but a Google search turned up these:

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=video+upload&btnG=Google+Search

Remember if the person you want to see the the video only has a dial-up internet connection, they will probably be upset with you for posting such a large file.

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