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Posted on 2014-04-02
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I have tried everything to get rid of the white lines that appear around my images in gmail and nothing works.  I have created an email in Constant Contact and when I send it to gmail all the images have white lines around them.  I have tried style="display:block"  border="0' and style="line-height=0".  Nothing works, please help.
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by:Ray Paseur
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Please send me a message illustrating the issue.  It may be impossible to change the Gmail experience, but I will be glad to take a look at the document and see if there is any hope.

My email address is published in my public profile, here (scan for "Gmail"):
http://www.experts-exchange.com/members/Ray_Paseur.html
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by:livewirewebsolutions
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just sent you the email.
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ravikantninave earned 400 total points
ID: 39972991
Try display:block in head section.  
or
set the font-size to 0 (zero) on the master table tag.

<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="650" style="font-size:0;">
 <!--  email body    -->
 </table>

or
<img src="http://www.yoururl/image.jpg" height="50" width="50" style="display:block">
or
border-spacing:0;
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by:Tom Beck
ID: 39973391
Have you tried outline:0 or outline:none? Images inside of links in particular are affected by this.

https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/CSS/outline
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by:Ray Paseur
ID: 39974918
Except for some XX to obscure clear-text things, here is exactly what I got in the email message (subject: Enter email subject here :-)

When I saw this was ConstantContact it immediately made me wonder if you've asked their tech support about the issue.  It seems like something they would very much want to correct, especially if you're using one of their templates.  

Delivered-To: ray.Xaseur@gmail.com
Received: by 10.76.128.237 with SMTP id nr13csp336326oab;
        Wed, 2 Apr 2014 08:33:02 -0700 (PDT)
X-Received: by 10.224.65.194 with SMTP id k2mr1298261qai.59.1396452781974;
        Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:33:01 -0700 (PDT)
Return-Path: <AzxS5eQXHQe2pPNuEGnxXDA==_1103768205236_IOXhGGsaEeKCQojkYIhwmw==@in.constantcontact.com>
Received: from ccm37.constantcontact.com (ccm37.constantcontact.com. [208.75.123.250])
        by mx.google.com with ESMTP id gv6si943350qcb.33.2014.04.02.08.33.01
        for <ray.Xaseur@gmail.com>;
        Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:33:01 -0700 (PDT)
Received-SPF: pass (google.com: domain of AzxS5eQXHQe2pPNuEGnxXDA==_1103768205236_IOXhGGsaEeKCQojkYIhwmw==@in.constantcontact.com designates 208.75.123.250 as permitted sender) client-ip=208.75.123.250;
Authentication-Results: mx.google.com;
       spf=pass (google.com: domain of AzxS5eQXHQe2pPNuEGnxXDA==_1103768205236_IOXhGGsaEeKCQojkYIhwmw==@in.constantcontact.com designates 208.75.123.250 as permitted sender) smtp.mail=AzxS5eQXHQe2pPNuEGnxXDA==_1103768205236_IOXhGGsaEeKCQojkYIhwmw==@in.constantcontact.com;
       dkim=pass header.i=@auth.ccsend.com
Received: from p2-jb638.ad.prodcc.net (p2-pen1.ad.prodcc.net [10.252.0.101])
	by p2-lvmail8.ccm37.constantcontact.com (Postfix) with ESMTP id 89E78CE52E7
	for <ray.Xaseur@gmail.com>; Wed,  2 Apr 2014 11:33:01 -0400 (EDT)
DKIM-Signature: v=1; q=dns/txt; a=rsa-sha256; c=relaxed/relaxed; s=1000073432; d=auth.ccsend.com; h=to:X-Feedback-ID:subject:mime-version:message-id:from:date:list-unsubscribe:reply-to; bh=VjA4Q62wQVf/YicAXVPR5xbl/wk7EJ7UAIoklC43xOE=; b=R0UFrAmteUCVAlmfECXZ+rvv3Nb4gv2s/uyIBdRPP+l8q2Tx5dXpi3lb02Af6I7wWMQMmOStJh/agSJViC/zoreBTMFHXeOpgkrukxP7lYXvzW5mmyG86qLnTAeAycPnKcoW/ZO03eUCHF5mNCABiMy5OYHL7hcFhCFYq8ysUks=
Message-ID: <1116938483362.1103768205236.-1.0.111132JL.1001@scheduler.constantcontact.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Apr 2014 11:33:01 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Livewire Web Solutions Inc." <dave@Xivewirewebsolutions.com>
Reply-To: dave@Xivewirewebsolutions.com
To: ray.Xaseur@gmail.com
Subject: Enter email subject here
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X-Channel-ID: 20e5e118-6b1a-11e2-8242-88e46088709b
X-Mailer: Roving Constant Contact 2012 (http://www.constantcontact.com)
X-Return-Path-Hint: AzxS5eQXHQe2pPNuEGnxXDA==_1103768205236_IOXhGGsaEeKCQojkYIhwmw==@in.constantcontact.com
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Display block in head seemed to work to close the gap between images but I'm not sure how the whitle lines were fixed.  Just rebuilt the email and it's working.
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changing border="none"  to border="0" got rid of the white lines.
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This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate importing calendar invites from events such as webinars into your Google Calendar.
Shows how to create a shortcut to site-search Experts Exchange using Google in the Chrome browser. This eliminates the need to type out site:experts-exchange.com whenever you want to search the site. Launch the Search Engine Menu: In chrome, via you…

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