How to Copy Animated Pictures From Internet And Save It To Your Computer

Copying an animated picture from the internet is only OK if you are on a website that states that their images are free. You must be aware that taking pictures off the internet is like steeling so it is best to be sure that the image you want is indeed free.

I love moving pictures and I often grab an animated picture from the internet to put in my emails to jazz them up a bit. Christmas is a good time to do this as an animated gif or moving picture can really spread the xmas cheer. I actually have a page on my website dedicated to free animated Xmas gifs where you can save and use the pictures as you like. Here are my free animated Xmas animated gifs.

How to Copy Animated Pictures From Internet ?

As I have warned before, not all images are free on the internet and you must be aware of copyright.

How to Copy Animated Pictures From Internet Using Firefox?

1.  Go to the animate  image you like. For this example I am using my free animated Xmas animated gifs page to grab the image from.

2.  Right click your mouse on it and a menu will appear. See the screen shot below.

animated picture from the internet

3.  Choose to save image as.

4.  Now browse for where you want to save the animated Xmas gif.

How to Copy Animated Pictures From Internet  Using Internet Explorer?

1.  Go to the animate  image you like. For this example I am using my free animated Xmas animated gifs page to grab the image from.

2.  Right click your mouse on it and a menu will appear.

3.  Choose to save picture as. See the screen shot below.

animated picture from the internet

4.  Now browse for where you want to save the animated Xmas gif.

Animated Picture From The Internet Video

In this video tutorial below I will show you how to get an animated picture from the internet and email it. It is deceiving when you you save an animated gif on your computer because you do not see it moving and people ofter presume that the GIF is not working.

The video will show that even though it looks like a still picture, if you use it in the correct way, you will see that it is working and moving fine.

Now you can see that copying an animated picture from the internet is very easy!