> Well you're pretty close in assuming it's the wrong file type. It's not a GIF
> but rather it's a png.
But if you open the sample image you want to use, but which is not
showing up properly, and from the main menu, select images and from the
choices of the image menu select mode, in what mode--indexed, RGB, or
grayscale--is the ~.png sample file? If it is NOT RGB, change the type
so that it is RGB, and see what happens.
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