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Old 10-15-2003, 07:08 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Using Win XP Pro, and IE6.

Animated GIFs wont play, they just show the first frame.

Even when I save one and open it from disk it doesnt play.

The "play animations" box is checked in Advanced Internet Options....


Any ideas?
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Old 10-15-2003, 07:33 AM   #2 (permalink)
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My mate found a solution :-

I had Zonealarm blocking animated ads in the privacy options.

This even stopped forum avatars etc from moving.

Promptly disabled.
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Old 10-15-2003, 01:59 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Good stuff!,, I was going to say,, some firewall systems do stop anything animated , scrolling, etc,,,

Thomas Dolby fan I take it?

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Old 10-17-2003, 03:19 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Thomas Dolby? Nah, dont know him.

If you are on about the name, then I got it from a U2 album.

Highly possible they got it from elsewhere though...
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