BMP (Windows Bitmap) is a graphics format as a bitmap (composed of pixels) used by the graphics subsystem (GDI) in Microsoft Windows, and is generally used as a graphics format that platform.

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JPEG vs PNG vs BMP vs GIF

I would like to know which one of these formats requires less memory for the same quality of the picture, and what are the main differences between these formats.
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IE 8 likes to save photos as BMP when the photo is JPG. How to solve this?

When I use FF or Chrome to look at photos on Facebook, and save the photos to the hard drive, the photos will be saved as JPG, which is what the photo is originally. But once in a while when IE 8 is ...
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How to create a movie from several .bmp-files under Linux?

I have generated 90 .bmp files and now would like to generate a 3 second video with 30 frames per second from this. Preferrably in the .mov format, but any common format would be ok. Is there any ...