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[aprssig] Received packet question

Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) ldeffenb at homeside.to
Fri Jul 13 15:15:36 UTC 2012


On 7/13/2012 11:11 AM, Stephen H. Smith wrote:
>
> Are you doing anything special to get inline graphics to show in 
> postings to the APRSsig list?
>
>  I didn't think the remailer would pass graphics or attachments. I've 
> noticed several times now that you have successfully passed maps 
> through the system.

I use Thunderbird as an e-mail client.  I arrange what I want to be in 
as small an area as possible and hit PrntScr.  Then I bring up 
IrfanView, paste the entire desktop into there and crop down what I'm 
after.  A quick Copy from Irfanview and a direct Paste into the e-mail 
in Thunderbird.

Every single one of those ends up notifying me that it is pending 
moderator approval because the size limit is inevitably exceeded, so I 
only do it when I believe the screen cap adds to the message I'm 
posting.  I appreciate the moderators tolerance of the extra work that 
my images are causing them.

Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32




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