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Is there any way to prevent Craft from doing anything with uploaded GIF assets?

When you upload an image to Craft, the image is automatically “cleansed” using the same basic process that Craft uses to create image transforms. That happens to ensure that there are no malicious ...
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Why are gif transform file sizes very large?

No Current Good Solution Having liaised directly with Craft Support on this issue, the outcome after a bit of research was that there is not currently any good solution. Apparently, Imagick is ...
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Specifics on ImageMagick and animated GIFs

For Craft to use it, yes the ImageMagick PHP extension is required because Craft uses PHP's bindings in the library they're using. Depending on the host's OS, it should be a package manager update ...
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Is there any way to prevent Craft from doing anything with uploaded GIF assets?

Although this issue turned out to be the result of a bug, for the record you can bypass Craft's image processing step by manually uploading an image directly to the assets folder on the server (ie. ...
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Animated GIFs not working in Craft with ImageMagick installed

I ended up applying this configuration to config > general.php so GIFs aren't transformed. 'transformGifs' => false https://docs.craftcms.com/v3/config/config-settings.html#transformgifs
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Image Transform to convert animated GIF to static?

Is this a one-off image or do you need to use the transform for a bunch of GIFs? There's no way automated way to tap into transforms currently. (Craft 3 is going to be much better in this respect.) ...
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