Error: Error getting remote image. Unrecognized encoding type

Updated on May 27, 2024

Full error name: “Error getting remote image.
Error: cURL error 61: Unrecognized content encoding type. libcurl understands deflate, gzip content encodings


If you get this error every time you try to push a listing to WooCommerce, this means that your WooCommerce can’t read the encoding type of the pictures you uploaded to Nembol.


Change picture

The fastest way to solve this error is to simply change the pictures in Nembol.

Use pictures with the correct encoding type and the listings will upload to WooCommerce.

Contact the service provider

You can also contact your service provider, and ask them to enable different encoding types. This solution requires some coding on your end, and more time-consuming.