Scott's Gif Fixer

an SB-Software Product

Synopsis: This program fixes GIF files that have a "screen resolution" that confuses some buggy viewer programs. This problem is RARE and mostly comes from old GIF files create with old tools. The usual symptoms of this problem are GIF images that don't resize properly.

    New Release! version 1.0, 04/15/2005 !

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, then please email me at smbaker@sb-software.com

 

Note: you probably DO NOT need this program! It's intended to fix a very specific and (fairly rare) problem with some gif files.

 

  About Find out more about Scott's Gif Fixer  

Also check out the following popular software from SB-Software.com:

Groovy Hex Editor
A quick and easy editor for editing binary file formats.

ePassBook Password Repository
Got too many passwords to keep track of? Use ePassBook to keep them in a secure encrypted file

SBNews / NewsRobot
The Internet's best, most popular, and most stable, time proven binary news downloader

QuadSucker/Web
Super-fast multithreaded website downloader that downloads four files at a time.

DNS Watcher
Monitoring tool for Webmasters to keep track of their DNS hosts and make sure the correct DNS records are served.

  Download Download Scott's Gif Fixer [self-extracting install, version 1.0, 4/15/2005]
(The self-extracting installation can be installed directly from your computer)
 
  Download Download Scott's Gif Fixer [zip install, version 1.0, 4/15/2005]
(The zip installation must be unzipped with a tool like pkzip or winzip)
 
  Register Register Scott's Gif Fixer
(Registering is like "buying" the software. It pays the author for his hard work and supports future development. You can register online using your visa, mastercard, discover, or amex, or by using paypal, or by sending a check in the mail)
 
  Manual Read the online user's manual  
  Shots Screen shots of Gif Fixer  in action!  
 
Compatibility

Scott's Gif Fixer is compatible with ALL recent versions of Windows, including 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, and XP!

No Hassle Guarantee:

This software features the SB-Software "No Hassle Guarantee". This software contains NO spyware, NO adware, NO viruses, NO trojans, has NO disabled features, and does NOT expire.

Recent New Features

Here's a run-down of some of the new features introduced in version 1.0:

  • Initial release

Beta Versions

None

Features:

This program is used to fix the gif screen descriptor in Gif 87a and (some) Gif 89a images. I wrote this program because I had several gif images that did not resize properly when displayed on web sites. The problem turned out to be the "screen size" that is encoded into the gif images. These (very old) images had been created with very old image editing software, which had used the screen resolution as the screen size rather than the image resolution. This program has a VERY SPECIFIC purpose -- if this isn't what's wrong with your GIF image, then this program probably isn't useful to you.

 

  Back Return to the SB-Software home page