troubleshooting Question

Change file size of image

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Visual Basic.NET.NET Programming
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Hi
I wish to shrink the file size of jpg images, using VB.Net 2015.
So the user would select an image, then a smaller image would be saved. These images are usually photographs of 2Mb, can be up to 8Mb.
The smaller photograph:
           
  • should be 200k or less.
  •             The width/height ratio remain the same.
  •             Save to the same folder, but with a new name

I've seen some code which resizes by a percentage. However I want to make sure the size is always under 200k, no matter the size of the original.
What would be the best way to do this in VB.Net?
Thanks
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