Can I have a .gif avatar?

Discussion in 'Site Discussions & Suggestions' started by Aijelsop, Mar 31, 2011.

  1. Aijelsop
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    Aijelsop Question Asker

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    The forum rules don't say anything against it?
     
  2. The Pi

    The Pi Lurker

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    You can yeah, I've seen people with them, though if it's something really annoying it may be removed.
     
  3. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Melodramatic fool

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    You can, but your signature and avatar together most be equal to or less than 80Kb
    According to the forum rules
     
  4. Aijelsop
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    Crap. Mines 111kb. Gotta edit.
     
  5. shadowmanwkp

    shadowmanwkp Your roms are on another rom site

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    If you can't compress your gif file, you can also try using an animated png, as you can also use those as an avatar.
     
  6. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    APNG's either have the same or worse compression compared to GIF images (at best only beating gif by a few KB).
     
  7. Splych

    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

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    i has a gif avatar .
     
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