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Image Size in Outlook 2003

Metexanvt22

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Total Posts:  13
Posted: 20 February 2016 10:17 AM

1. How prevelant is 2003 Outlook usage?

2. I have designed 2 emails and tested, both very similar, in one everything works, in the other I simply made a copy of the 1st and changed the hero image (same size as orig!) and edited text. But now in the 2nd versions no matter what I do, Outlook 2003 is scaling up the hero image to super large??? Help!

Good:
https://www.emailonacid.com/app/acidtest/display/summary/RPmJsQfmYWih5BCE4VR34eUKv4idCKuEda4DOCnkwY0bA/shared

Outlook 2003 issues:

https://www.emailonacid.com/app/acidtest/display/summary/0Ly2NOf5HRNp5T2bSicfpUx5fdDpAobmH4cynSnqTK9p5/shared

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2016-portfolio-tasting-LA-invite.html  (File Size: 15KB - Downloads: 262)

 

Alex Ilhan

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Total Posts:  226
Posted: 22 February 2016 04:32 AM
[ # 1 ]

Hey Metexanvt22,

Hope you’re well!

I don’t have the exact usage stats for Outlook 2003 to hand and it changes on a per email basis, but I believe it is a low percentage.

I seem to have fixed this issue by changing the following hero image line of code

<img style="width:100%;min-width:100%; border:0" src="http://www.duckhornwinecompany.com/assets/images/email/portfolio-tasting-april-LA-2016.jpg" alt="Portfolio Tasting!" 

to this

<img style="max-width:100%; border:0" src="http://www.duckhornwinecompany.com/assets/images/email/portfolio-tasting-april-LA-2016.jpg" alt="Portfolio Tasting!" 

Hope this helps, if you need any more help let me know!

Alex