Scott Rossi scott at
Fri May 30 17:23:01 EDT 2003

Recently, "Thomas Speitel"  wrote:

> I gleefully put the documentation for my app (OS X) in the second card
> with a scrolling field with htmlText including many pictures. Worked
> great for a month. Then  a few minutes ago I ran the app without the
> ethernet connection and found out that the documentation text showed,
> but no pictures. The pictures were being retrieved each time from a
> distant URL.
> Does anyone know how to lock down the pictures so that they do not have
> to be retrieved each time?

You probably have absolute paths assigned your image links in your HTML (ie
"").  You should be able to
store your images in a local folder and reference their paths accordingly in
your HTML source.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, Multimedia & Design
E: scott at

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