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Is there a way to write a html page that contains all jpg files in its own directory without knowing the names of the files? It doesn''t have to look pretty, just show the pictures. I know a little html, and I could include a known image.

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I think I know what you mean; what you're going to have to do is do that through something like PHP, ASP, etc ..

What you would have to do is create a file stream object and run a loop on folder contents, only pulling back jpg's (There should be an option to return the extention of a file. then just either response.write() it or echo ""; it with the img tags.

Other then that, html won't give you what you need; html is just fancy layout code for web browsing.

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Original post by nagromo
OK, can I create a thumbnail image without saving a separate resized file? If so, how could I display an image at a % of its size?

I believe you can use

<img src='ImageName.gif' width='50%' height='50%' alt=''>


[edited by - PumpkinPieman on November 29, 2003 3:15:20 PM]

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You'll need a server-side script or CGI program. Here's a quick ASP program I wrote:


<%
Set FSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")

'find images
Set f = FSO.GetFolder("C:\mywebsite\imgs\")
Set fc = f.Files
For Each f1 In fc
If Right(f1.Name, 3) = "jpg" Then
Response.Write "<img src='\imgs\" & f1.Name & "'>"
End If
Next
%>
[\source]


[edited by - JNewt on November 29, 2003 4:16:09 PM]

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