Visible Image

Jim Carwardine JimCarwardine at
Sun Dec 21 12:06:52 EST 2003

Thanks for your help, folks.  The picture was too big.  Thanks also Graham
for your email.  Is there an advantage in other development areas for
increasing memory to a very large number?  Jim

on 12/21/03 1:05 AM, Ken Ray wrote:

>> I tried Importing As Control into the card.  Then I tried creating an Image
>> object and Importing as Control into that but it didn't seem to work.  I
>> first tried to import a pict.  Rev told me that the pict format was not
>> x-platform and to try a png.  So I did that with no luck, then I tried to
>> Import As Control with a jpeg.  Still no luck... Jim
> Jim, what size is the picture you're trying to import? If it is too big,
> perhaps there's not enough memory to display it.
> Also, what version of Rev are you using?
> You could also try the "New Referenced Control" choice, select Image and
> then pick your graphic. It should come in and display, and not even have any
> handles on it until you click it. If you don't get an image this way
> *either*, you can open the message box and type:
> put the fileName of last img
> and you should get a path... Verify that the graphic is at that path...
> ... and then let us know...
> Ken Ray
> Sons of Thunder Software
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