Tobias Gärder wrote:
> 
> Wandered Inn wrote:
> 
> > Tobias Gärder wrote:
> >
> > > Microsoft has got something called Live Clipart Gallery on microsoft.com
> > > (http://cgl.microsoft.com/clipgallerylive/default.asp?nEULA=1&nInterface=0)
> > > where you can find pictures/illustrations/etc (the pics are usually of very
> > > high quality). These pictures are free to use, they are very small though
> > > (which is where they make money, larger size costs money :) but i've often
> > > used them.
> >
> > I happened to jump over and check a few out.  Unless I'm missing
> > something, their some funky format *.cil, which GIMP does not
> > recognize.  There are references to using them in Office....
> >
> > The best I could do was to right click the thumbnail.  Then I noticed
> > that if you select the image, you're provided yet another larger gif
> > image in a separate window.  You can right click that image and download
> > it.
> >
> > By the way, not that I need one, but I did a search for phonebooth and
> > nothing was returned.
> >
> 
> I've heard about that .cil-thingie before, i don't understand how you guys use
> this service, but every
> pic i've ever downloaded from that gallery has been either gif or jpeg.

How did you download them?  If you select the download 'button' it
presents a file with the cil extension.  I pulled one down and 'file'
says it's data.  GIMP couldn't open it either.

> 
> I didn't know if there was a phonebooth pic in there or not, but it's like a
> billion pictures, and small pics
> like that are very useful anyway.. just a general tip i guess. i've had use for
> it.
> 
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