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Old 10-25-2007, 07:00 PM   #1
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Well every single picture link someone sends me over MSN messenger works, except for .png format.

I want them to open with the internet from msn, my pc already recognizes .png because they already open fine on my pc with windows picture and fax viewer.


When i try them i get this error:


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Name:	halp.PNG
Views:	104
Size:	57.1 KB
ID:	18959  

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Hello and welcome to TSF

You will probably need Gimp or Photoshop to view these images.

Click Start => My Computer, on the menu bar click Tools => Folder options, click on the tab File extensions, what does it say for png?
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