[NTLK] Avi's Backdrop w/newton press in windows

Dan dan at dbdigitalweb.com
Tue Feb 2 22:56:09 EST 2010

It is also best to convert the image to 16 shades of grey first before
importing into press.  While the program 'should' do a conversion, often
it is far worse than any of the current programs...that is if Press does
not crash first.


On 2/2/2010 4:30 PM, Jeremy O'Brien wrote:
> I actually got it working yesterday. The key was to use a .bmp instead of .tiff.
> Thanks though :)
> On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 16:06, Matt Howe <matthowe at comcast.net> wrote:
>> I have. I'll have to dig out the source doc and see what I did. I'll get
>> something posted in a day or two.
>> Matt (Ducky) Howe
>> Owner of a MP2000U and an Emate
>> SantaMatt at Gmail.com (Nokia N770)
>> matthowe at comcast.net (Desktop)
>> http://home.comcast.net/~mhowe41/
>> http://SantaMatt.blogspot.com
>> Jeremy O'Brien wrote:
>> <snip>
>> Has anyone successfully generated an ebook with Newton Press in Windows
>> that can be used as an image in Avi's backdrop? I tried using the TIFF
>> format as described in the apple support document for Newton Press, but
>> I get a "Unable to import the file. Possible memory or translation
>> error" error. What image format does the windows version of Newton Press
>> expect?

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