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Old 30.05.2022, 17:26
Shmi Shmi is offline
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Originally Posted by GeyerX View Post
If I change the extension from ".webp" to ".jpg" windows open it without problems, also my software for managing images :"ACDSee".
Windows opens the ".webp" file because it's not a webp file. It's the wrong extension.

I just downloaded photo files of a priv account. They were all named ".webp". I tried opening them with IrfanView. IrfanView told me they are JPG Files with wrong extensions.
(IrfanView text in German:
"Warnung !
Die Datei: "filename.webp" ist eine JPG Datei mit falscher Erweiterung !
Umbenennen ?")

Good thing is that I rarely spot ".webp" files when downloading with JD. By far most of my downloaded photo files of IG are jpg files.


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Originally Posted by Jiaz View Post
@TexasDude: why you want to rename webp to jpg? see **External links are only visible to Support Staff**...
Probably because he doesn't want to download duplicates?
Old name: filename.jpg
New name: filename.webp
creates duplicates!

I would rather mass rename my file extensions than creating millions of duplicates. (No matter what the original file type of that files is)
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