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File size with inserted .jpg files


Posted by Andy Young on May 25, 2001 6:10 AM

I have an application where I need to insert a .jpg file into an Excel worksheet. The problem is that it after saving, the file size balloons. It appears that Excel is saving the picture in some other non-compressed format. Is there any way to keep it compressed? I would rather not use a hyperlink sort of setup. I am using Excel 2000 with Windows 2000.


Posted by Kevin James on May 25, 2001 2:17 PM

Andy, the quickest way to get answers to your questions is to first search the message board on key words to see if you find anything similar. In this case, I searched on the keyword: jpg


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Posted by Andy Young on May 29, 2001 7:01 AM

Thanks for the tip.