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Offline armychris

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cant post photos
« on: December 18, 2012, 11:02:36 AM »
i have been looking and there is another guy that had the same problem the sreen went white. my file size is just under 4500 kb and when i hit refresh it says that it has already been posted but when i look it has not. i dont know if i am doing something wrong cause i dont post but i go to start a new topic do everything and then attach an image then i hit post and the browser goes white. i hit refresh and it says that an error has accured that i already posted and i may have hit the refresh button. so i go back to the home and to the area that i posted in and there is no post there please help
« Last Edit: December 18, 2012, 11:07:46 AM by armychis »

Offline Doodle

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Re: cant post photos
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2012, 11:29:53 AM »
There has been a hand full of people that have had a hard time when posting directly to a thread with a photo. I have not had this problem but I know it HAS happened.
That said: it won't happen if you use a link instead.  For example, put your picture on a flickr account and post the link in your thread and it will work like a champ.
It works this way:
Upload your photo(s) to a flickr (or similar) account.
View your photo and Right Click on the image and one of the choices will be "Copy Image Address". 
Then come back here and click on that little Mona Lisa icon (which, when you hover over it-it says Insert Image.
Paste your link you copied into those IMG marks.
Hit preview to see the results but it should work perfectly.

Oh....and welcome to the forums!
Take your camera with you dammit. You can't take your next "best photo" if your camera is sitting at home in the bag, now can you?