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3212Re: [NH] Difficulty with Album Express

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  • theoldpro
    Oct 14, 2002
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      Thanks Dan,

      Once again your suggestion works!. www.dorothyloyd.com/al1 now works.

      I thought that servers are case insensitive, but as usual, I guessed wrong.

      Jim
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Don Passenger" <dpasseng@...>
      To: <ntb-html@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Monday, October 14, 2002 6:09 AM
      Subject: Re: [NH] Difficulty with Album Express


      > I don't know album express (too expensive for me 8^) but I would guess at
      > one of two things:
      >
      > 1. the directory is somehow off, double check placement of the pictures
      and
      > compare it to the code on the slide page to be sure they match (a
      > href=file.jpg -> same directory, only works if picture in same directory)
      or
      > (a href=folder/file.jpg -> up one folder, be sure name matches) or (a
      > href=c://file:folder/folder/file.jpg -> is looking on your computer which
      > won't work when you get it on the server); or
      >
      > 2. check for capitalization of file names mismatched, because on a unix
      type
      > server file is not equal to File is not equal to FILE, etc.
      >
      > On further study it appears #2 is your problem, as you pictures are up and
      > on-line:
      > http://www.dorothyloyd.com/al1/DSC00241.JPG
      >
      > But the album express file is looking for: dsc00243.jpg (which it won't
      find
      > because of the case mismatch. When you upload there is a switch in most
      ftp
      > programs to force the uploads to be lower case. I suspect there may also
      be
      > a switch in album express to generate upper/lower/retain case of original
      > file which you may have thrown by mistake.
      >
      > To fix: manually change the album express files to upper case, or rename
      the
      > files on server (via ftp) to lower case, or delete the files on server and
      > reload them with lower case. Any of the three will work fine. Enjoy.
      >
      > Don
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "theoldpro" <theoldpro@...>
      > To: <ntb-html@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Monday, October 14, 2002 6:36 AM
      > Subject: [NH] Difficulty with Album Express
      >
      >
      > > Hello,
      > >
      > > I've generated 9 image files, .JPG files and 9 albumxx.html files
      invoking
      > > Album Express's slide show option.
      > >
      > > For some 'unknown' reason, when I invoke www.dorothyloyd.com/al1
      > >
      > > the albumxx.html files don't see their associated images.
      > >
      > > I've successfully used Album Express many times before, but this time
      > >
      > > I'm unable to see the images. I allow 3 seconds before advancing to the
      > > next image.
      > >
      > > Anyone's help is appreciated
      >
      >
      >
      >
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