Scott Wolpow wrote: > I sell on eBay. On my selling page I have my graphic. That graphic > lives on my server. When eBay creates the page it requests the image. > Hence using .htaccess I can prevent mass downloads. > Unless i am confused here. > Scott Wolpow Let 'em steal your images. But, water mark them with your ebay store name. putting: http://stores.ebay.com/yourstorename on your images will probably help pay for the extra bandwidth. Plus, you can tell if someone is using your image... Ebay has strong policy's against using other peoples images on their auctions.