Contacts Manager within my Google Apps domain and contact picture

It looses its pictures, it doesn’t accept new ones, it doesn’t show an error message, it’s weird and somehow broken. When I searched for this problem picture recently, I wasn’t able to find other descriptions than mine. When I “Add a picture”, it let’s me proceed, but finally after I want to “Apply Changes”, nothing… Continue reading Contacts Manager within my Google Apps domain and contact picture

how to make a rectangle image a square image using GIMP

I like reusing profile pictures from the web in my Google Mail Contacts aka address book. On Xing or LinkedIn these pictures not necessarily are square, but on Google Mail Contacts you have to choose a sub-square. So maybe you want to resize the picture appropriately, so you don’t cut it, where you don’t want… Continue reading how to make a rectangle image a square image using GIMP