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lotus freelance graphics - Exporting a page to a gif file format

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I am exporting a page to a gif file format with the file save as ...

I am getting a non-desired black header and footer with the page in the gif file...

Is there an option that I can use in Freelance to get rid of them...

Thanks
Alain
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by:tskelly082598
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I don't know if the link below is relevant to your problem or not. For the publish to internet, Freelance is set up to intentionally make the .gif file a little smaller than the screen dimensions, which might explain the black header and footer in your .gif file.

http://www.support.lotus.com/simsold.nsf/4618d95d956588dd852563df0057a6f8/bafe3987630d504c852569fa0068703f?OpenDocument
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by:AlainB
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Thanks for the tip!

I took a look at the technote from Lotus but it did not make a difference.  I tried different settings but did not succeed.

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If instead of .gif, you try a different graphic file format, for example, .tif, do you still get the black header and footer in the file?
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by:AlainB
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It does work in tiff or even bmp but the file size are over 400k compared to 8 as a gif.  The files will eventually be published on the web!

I writting a freelance lotusscript  to automate the generation of gif on demands and would not want to use an intermediate step to convert from one graphic file format to another..


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Thanks for pointing me to the different solutions.  It looks like for what I am doing I will have to upgrade to freelance 9.1!

Good day!
Alain
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