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Fanfan-fr Calculating status...
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Nov 1, 2012 4:58 PM

Iphoto 9.4.1 with Macos 10.8.2 in french

When you send photos via iPhoto (and not by Mail) after receiving e-mail, if you want to open the pictures attached, you will encounter a problem because the software after jpg has added a quotation mark " (eg IMGP1355. jpg" instead of IMGP1355.jpg ). To see the pictures with your favorite software, you must edit the file name and delete the quote mark " final.


Copy of the source message received:

--===============1631836144==

Content-Type: image/jpg

MIME-Version: 1.0

Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64

Content-ID: <image19CAE7D7-B7EB-4DAE-8D55-2BC005B53380>

Content-Disposition: inline; filename*="utf-8''IMGP1355.jpg"

 

/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQAAAQABAAD/4ge4SUNDX1BST0ZJTEUAAQEAAAeoYXBwbAIgAABtbnRyUkdC

IFhZWiAH2QACABkACwAaAAthY3NwQVBQTAAAAABhcHBsAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA9tYAAQAA

  AADTLWFwcGwAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAtk...

 


 

2012-11-01 22.12.13.jpg
Mac Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)
  • LarryHN Level 9 Level 9 (54,865 points)
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    Nov 1, 2012 9:38 PM (in response to Fanfan-fr)

    Interesting - thanks for sharing

     

    BTW - no one else has reported this here

     

    LN

  • Old Toad Level 10 Level 10 (113,125 points)
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    Nov 2, 2012 11:44 AM (in response to Fanfan-fr)

    What email provider do you have?  Are you using your iCloud account or a 3rd party provider?  Have you sent a photo to yourself and get the " at the end?  Also what theme and file size are you sending?

     

    Just ran a test using my iCloud account with iPhoto and a 3rd party email provider with iPhot and go no " at the end.

     

    Try this:  launch iPhoto with the Option key held down and create a new, test library.  Import some photos, email a photo and check to see if the same problem persists.

     

    As Larry mentioned you're the first to report such an issue.

     

    OT

  • Old Toad Level 10 Level 10 (113,125 points)
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    Nov 2, 2012 2:32 PM (in response to Fanfan-fr)

    One other question?  Were you ever able to email with iPhoto without the " at the end of the file name?

  • Sanfranotto Calculating status...
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    Jan 23, 2013 3:45 PM (in response to Fanfan-fr)

    I use a Macbook Pro, OSX Lion 10.7.5,  Iphoto '11 Vers 9.4.2 & Mail Vers 5.3

     

    When I sent pics to friends, they were getting the quotation mark after the jpg (jpg").   They would drag the pics to their desktops & delete the quotation mark from the name of the pics.  That allowed them to work with the picture.

     

    Below is what resolved this particular problem for me.

     

    I went into Iphoto preferences, chose the "General" icon & changed the "Email photos using:" drop down item.   It originally showed Iphoto.  I changed it to "Mail."  See below.  Now my pics are received as JPG.  The JPG" issue is gone.

     

    IphotoPref.png

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