Lock the picture

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Hi,

I have some pictures on my website how can I lock them so no one can save or
copy them?

Thanks.
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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

    In news:OeLIUFXiFHA.2156@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl,
    A-Design <afshinstock@hotmail.com> had this to say:

    My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:

    > Hi,
    >
    > I have some pictures on my website how can I lock them so no one can
    > save or copy them?
    >
    > Thanks.

    Can't be done. If they can view them they can copy them and save them. After
    all just by viewing them there's a copy saved in their temp internet files.

    Galen
    --

    "But there are always some lunatics about. It would be a dull world
    without them."

    Sherlock Holmes
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

    Like Shelock said, it can't be done, but there are a couple of things you
    can do that will stop a novice...

    first of all there is this...

    <img src="images/mypic.gif" galleryimg="no">

    this will stop the little save panel and original size button from
    appearing.

    next up, do a search for html java no right click. There's a lot of code to
    stop someone from right-clicking and then selecting save from the context
    menu.

    Hope this helps

    Andy


    "Galen" <galennews@gmail.com> wrote in message
    news:%2399jRmYiFHA.3596@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
    > In news:OeLIUFXiFHA.2156@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl,
    > A-Design <afshinstock@hotmail.com> had this to say:
    >
    > My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:
    >
    >> Hi,
    >>
    >> I have some pictures on my website how can I lock them so no one can
    >> save or copy them?
    >>
    >> Thanks.
    >
    > Can't be done. If they can view them they can copy them and save them.
    > After all just by viewing them there's a copy saved in their temp internet
    > files.
    >
    > Galen
    > --
    >
    > "But there are always some lunatics about. It would be a dull world
    > without them."
    >
    > Sherlock Holmes
    >
  3. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

    A-Design wrote:
    > I have some pictures on my website how can I lock them so no one can
    > save or copy them?

    Password protect the section of the website and only give the password to
    people for whom you could care less whether they save the pictures or not.
    Otherwise - don't put pictures up on the web page or only put quality
    reduced images that you do not care about.

    --
    Shenan Stanley
    MS-MVP
    --
    How To Ask Questions The Smart Way
    http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html
  4. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

    On Fri, 15 Jul 2005 12:13:51 -0700, "A-Design"
    <afshinstock@hotmail.com> wrote:

    >Hi,
    >
    >I have some pictures on my website how can I lock them so no one can save or
    >copy them?

    There is one way, and one way only: take them off the Web site.

    Seriously, the only way anyone can view anything in a browser is for
    the browser first to download it. It requires very minimal savvy to
    extract things from the browser's cache.


    --
    Stan Brown, Oak Road Systems, Tompkins County, New York, USA
    http://OakRoadSystems.com/
    "My theory was a perfectly good one. The facts were misleading."
    -- /The Lady Vanishes/ (1938)
  5. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

    On Sat, 16 Jul 2005 11:44:56 GMT, "Andrew Bailey"
    <andy.j.bailey@ntlworld.com> wrote:

    >Like Shelock said, it can't be done, but there are a couple of things you
    >can do that will stop a novice...
    >
    >first of all there is this...
    >
    ><img src="images/mypic.gif" galleryimg="no">
    >
    >this will stop the little save panel and original size button from
    >appearing.

    Not in my experience.

    (Hint: Not everyone runs MSIE.)

    --
    Stan Brown, Oak Road Systems, Tompkins County, New York, USA
    http://OakRoadSystems.com/
    "My theory was a perfectly good one. The facts were misleading."
    -- /The Lady Vanishes/ (1938)
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