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Old 12-27-2011, 09:46 PM   #1
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I've been on a lot of forums over the years, but I just wanted to note that I think that the members of the MobileRead forums have the most interesting ones around.

Sometimes I get as much enjoyment from their creativity of design as I do from the actual posts themselves.
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Old 12-27-2011, 09:49 PM   #2
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There are some pretty cool avatars floating around.

I changed to this one, maybe a week or so ago, because Iw as getting tired of my original avatar. I plan to change it again for 2012, though, and will wait until as close to the New Year as possible.
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Old 12-27-2011, 09:53 PM   #3
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Old 12-27-2011, 10:27 PM   #4
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I've been on a lot of forums over the years, but I just wanted to note that I think that the members of the MobileRead forums have the most interesting ones around.

Sometimes I get as much enjoyment from their creativity of design as I do from the actual posts themselves.
there aresome incredible avatars and I wish we could highlight them. to get a better idea of what they are
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Old 12-28-2011, 12:25 AM   #5
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Old 12-29-2011, 01:19 AM   #6
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Old 12-30-2011, 11:12 AM   #7
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I guess I could update mine, to reflect a better haircut or beard trim?

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Old 01-03-2012, 07:42 PM   #8
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Old 01-03-2012, 09:09 PM   #9
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I really need to find a better one... my Ajax is kind of sad looking.
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Old 01-04-2012, 11:16 AM   #10
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:17 PM   #11
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:18 PM   #12
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:27 PM   #13
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anyone know how to change a gif into a jpg?
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:37 PM   #14
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anyone know how to change a gif into a jpg?
I use the free GIMP2: http://www.gimp.org/

Since the thread is about Avatars, why would you want to go from a gif
to a jpg? Going the other way around would make more since.

If you want I can walk you through the steps to change it. Basically you
just "save as" jpg.

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Old 01-04-2012, 09:15 PM   #15
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anyone know how to change a gif into a jpg?
Almost any image editing program should be able to do this.

Gimp can be a huge and confusing program for such a simple task.

If you are handy with the command line, then Image Magick's 'convert' tool will do that and a whole lot more. I'm pretty sure you can find a Windows version.
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