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how to play GIF files

by satdrbe / December 26, 2010 10:58 PM PST

I am unable to see the gif files ( the running part) in win 7. it appears as a static picture. how to make the .gif files functional in win 7

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GIFs Don't Move
by pjdc3 / December 27, 2010 12:39 AM PST
In reply to: how to play GIF files

Not all .gif files are "action", some are only a single frame, the same as a .jpg, etc.

What is set as your "Default" picture viewer [what program opens after you 'double click' on a picture file]? - There MAY be a setting in the program.

MAKE a nice day... pjdc3

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We had this discussion before and
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 27, 2010 12:42 AM PST
In reply to: how to play GIF files

The solution was to open the animated gif with a browser.
Bob

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