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How do I change the size of a picture on my computer that is

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How do I change the size of a picture on my computer that is too large to send in an e mail that requires the picture to be 1 MB. The picture is 2 MB. We have Windows 8. The format is JPEG. You can attach images in .jpg, .jpeg, .png, .gif, .bmp format
but no larger than 1024k (1MB) in memory size.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  Josh replied 2 years ago.
Hi! You can use a website such as or you can open the picture in MS Paint then save the file again which will reduce the file size for you.
Expert:  Josh replied 2 years ago.
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