[PD] Using png files in Gem and Windows 10

Py Fave pyfave at gmail.com
Wed Jan 10 23:39:15 CET 2018

when you start pd gem gives some info on which image types are supported.

on windows 10 i had a lot of problems because of a missing dll (msvcr??).

one solution is to  use malinette,


to test,

for me it worked, but i think there are other solutions


2018-01-10 23:13 GMT+01:00 Samuel Burt <composer.samuel.burt at gmail.com>:

> Dear list,
> I'm trying to open png files with [pix_image] and [pix_multiimage] in
> Windows 10, but I get errors like [pix_image]: failed to load image
> 'C:/Users/compo/Documents/Pd/_Sketches/face/vowel1.png'.
> I saw someone with a similar problem two years ago on the list, and the
> only reply he/she got was someone saying that it worked for them.
> Does anyone know what might be wrong? Do you know of a good workaround,
> another transparent image type that these object can handle?
> Sam
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