making gifs transparent?

making gifs transparent?

Post by Marshall Carro » Sun, 01 Dec 1996 04:00:00

Hi. Are there any other programs aside from Transparency that make gifs
transparent?  Thanks for any info. The more details the better. Cheers,
M. Carroll

   Marshall CARROLL,  Science Teacher, Vincent Massey Collegiate
   975 Dowker Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA, R3T 1R7
   phone: 204-453-8023   fax:  204-284-0448


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