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Date: Wed, 10 Feb 1999 09:32:36 +0000
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>Does anyone out there use PNG instead of GIF or JPG for web graphics? If 

>so, why? If not, why not? Anyone know which HTML editors and other
>web-specific tools support it?

I suspect one major reason you don't see many PNG files is that when you use a popular tool, such as PaintShop Pro 5, to batch convert your JPEGs to PNGs, the files come out triple the size.

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