I agree with Art that opening and re-saving the file is your best bet. If possible, save in another file format than JPG, such as PNG or GIF, as you'll lose data as a result of compression. You're essentially "re-jpeging a jpeg", which throws out some pixels each time.
-=Ed. > -----Original Message----- > From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers- > bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Art Campbell > Sent: Monday, December 07, 2009 4:04 PM > To: Nancy Allison > Cc: framers at lists.frameusers.com > Subject: Re: Cannot import a .jpg > > I've run into this a couple times when an application didn't create the .jpg > as the import filter expected it... > Try opening and SaveAs a new file name in Photoshop, or SnagIt Editor, or > another editor that you have on hand to see if a different editor makes a > difference. > > Art > > Art Campbell > art.campbell at gmail.com > "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a > redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson > No disclaimers apply. > DoD 358 > > > On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 3:52 PM, Nancy Allison <maker at verizon.net> wrote: > > > Hi, all. > > > > I am using FrameMaker 7.1 on Windows XP SP3. I've just received many zipped > > .jpgs from someone else; FrameMaker gives me this error message when I try > > to import one: > > > > "The filter encountered an error and could not complete the translation." > > > > They are displayed with no problem in Windows Picture and Fax Viewer. > > > > Any ideas as to what is going on and how I fix the problem? I don't know > > how the jpgs were produced initially but can go back to the source if need > > be. > > > > --Nancy > > _______________________________________________ > > > > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as art.campbell at gmail.com. > > > > Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. > > > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > > or visit > > http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/art.campbell%40gmail.com > > > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. > > > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as hamonwry12 at hotmail.com. > > Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > or visit > http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/hamonwry12%40hotmail.com > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info.