Re: Animated gif

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg20398] Re: Animated gif*From*: "P.J. Hinton" <paulh at wolfram.com>*Date*: Tue, 26 Oct 1999 00:32:52 -0400*Organization*: "Wolfram Research, Inc."*References*: <7uefa7$24t@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On 18 Oct 1999, Hendrik van Hees wrote: > I switched recently from Mathematica. 3.0 to Mathematica. 4.0 for students. Export is > really great! But how can I make it to produce animated gif with a loop. > > I use > > Export["/u/vanhees/math/quant/free-motion.gif", motion, "Loop" -> True] > > as well as > > Export["/u/vanhees/math/quant/free-motion.gif", motion, Loop -> True] > > Both versions give a nice animated gif but not with a loop, i.e. it runs > only one time. Since I like to put it on the web it would be better if > it would do so. > > Is there another trick or is it a bug? If so, how can I fix it? The option "Loop" must be expressed as a suboption to the aggregate option ConversionOptions. Export["/u/vanhees/math/quant/free-motion.gif", motion, ConversionOptions -> {"Loop" -> True}] This is documented in the online reference guide entry for Export[]. -- P.J. Hinton Mathematica Programming Group paulh at wolfram.com Wolfram Research, Inc. Disclaimer: Opinions expressed herein are those of the author alone.