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iOS Mobile File Upload for Form. Image Compression.Asked by oscarmorrison on March 22, 2013 at 03:07 AM
Hi Jotforms. I am making, using your forms a House Expense form.
Eg. enter items, select payer, then the persons selects upload file and takes a picture of a reciept.
This is then emailed to all recipients and compiled in a spreadsheet for sum tallying.
This is currently working near perfect, EXCEPT. When iphone take picture, the file is 2mb +.
I want to make it so that the image is a maximum resolution of 500px wide.
Can you please help!
I'm also interested in this issue. Thanks!
I think you will need to use a specialized app for this. There are great free apps that can crop/resize the image to make it smaller.
Here is a free app:
Hi oscarmorrison, Jotform support,
Very interesting matter, I am looking into the same thing for my own iPad form. I guess you are talking about client-side image compression (or even resizing would make the file a lot smaller) before upload...is that right?
Did you find a solution for this yet?
I know that there are a couple of fully JS solutions and some which use libraries, I think all of them using the HTML5 canvas. I was not yet able to integrate this into the Jotform file upload component, but maybe Jotform support can help us out a little on this?
These are the ones I found:
@JotformSupport, is there a(n easy) way to integrate one of these compression/resizing methods into the Jotform File upload component?
Thanks a lot!