How to save an animated .gif file and have it actually move on my computer?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by norcalstadium, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. norcalstadium macrumors member

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  2. angelwatt Moderator emeritus

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  3. Corndog5595 macrumors 65816

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    - Preview recognizes the GIF as a ton of separate images (which it is), so you cannot play it like it will show up in a web browser.
    - QuickLook only shows the first image and it doesn’t move.


    I don’t think there is a way around this :/
     
  4. angelwatt Moderator emeritus

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    It can be opened in a browser.
     
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