Checked the paint program on my machine and I can't save as anything except
*BMP. Perhaps you had another program that had a plugin that associated
itself with Paint.
Any way the following site has a great image viewer and will also allow you
to convert images.This program even plays MP3s, MIDI, MOV files, etc.
Quote:> Hi, I had to nuke my puter and reload using the recovery disk (IBM). I
> opened paint to shrink a large jpeg pic and I wanted to resave as a jpeg
> the choice wasn't there. It was only for bmp images. I use to have the
> jpg etc choice before the nuke.
> BTW, if you want to know why I had to nuke the puter, I installed IE6 over
> 5.5 and everything went awry. I had problems booting up. When it got to
> desktop and everything was loaded, it would freeze then restart itself. It
> would do a scan disk because "I" didn't shut down properly, and stop at
> I played around with it in Safe Mode and found that my System.INI had
> disappeared (?). So I nuked it and started fresh. Puter goes better now -
> got rid of a lot of *that was on it. I have come across a lot of
> annoyances and have been able to fix them, but I don't know what to do
> the above problem.
> Any advice on this one would be appreciated.
> TIA Wendy