slicing images in graphic convertor

Discussion in 'Design and Graphics' started by tominated, Dec 29, 2006.

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    tominated

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    can anybody give me a step by step run down of how to slice a psd or png image created in the gimp with graphic convertor. i have no idea what to do other than select the boxes i want as slices.
     
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    That's pretty much all you need to do, make the boxes and fill in the names.

    Save in the original format in case you want to adjust the slices later.

    To make a usable page, use File->Save As… and pick "Slices (*.HTML)" as the format. This will generate the HTML page and make a folder full of the slices.
     
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    one thing: it has two text inputs: one for HREF and one for custom name. which one do i put something like logo.png
     
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    HREF is the target of the <a> link that will be generated, so enter things.html if you want the link to be <a href="things.html">

    The image slices are named automatically.

    AFAIK, the custom name field is not used in the generated HTML.
     
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