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Old 06-02-2018, 21:11   #16
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Re: How to: Add images to a Post.

Hello, jongleur,

First, go to CP.

Next, click on Edit Details.

Then scroll down the page to the bottom, Biography.

From there, it works just like the reply box.

Good luck with it.

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Old 18-07-2018, 15:21   #17
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Re: How to: Add images to a Post.

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"You should be able to upload images immediately after registering (no minimum post count) via the advanced reply editor (go advanced). Links however to images hosted elsewhere have a 10 post minimum required as a spam abatement restriction."
So in theory I can embed images in a post. But when I click on the advanced options, I get the little image icon, click on it, and get nothing. No action, no response.
If I try to manually use <img> code, the preview just shows it as text.
And I've got the editor set to use advanced html (whatever it was called) for sure.

Nice that there's a YouTube link, but some of us have Javascript disabled for security purposes. Something that you'll find more commonly as folks get burnt by scripts. Some simple and more extensive text guidance would be useful.
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OK, as others have said, the video you posted is 100% useless. At best it is invisible even on a large screen as it will not let one open it in YouTube. At worst, the first example of it, it is blocked. Pure genius.

Below this message there is a box which says "Add Video" with a browse button. I have browsed for a random JPG file as a photo and added that. I will see that happens.

If it works then the text should be amended to Photo/Video
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Well, despite showing JPG to add that was a failure.


I have now used Advanced and then gone to Manage Attachments. After a while a new window opened with a browse followed by an upload button. I then closed the separate browse window using the Close at the top of it. I then clicked to send.

I will try that.


The file that I have now tried to upload is a bit of chart. Note that one can only upload restricted file types.
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Re: How to: Add images to a Post.

Try this..........

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Well, well weavis, even if I join the band of those who find your video nearly impenetrable, I now at least know why your tagline refers to 90% of conflicts being due to tone of voice. Your reference to "whining" (not that you spelt it that way) would appear to be straight tone of voice!

As others have suggested, written instructions are likely to be far more helpful than, an albeit more trendy, video.

Not that I have managed to make the Insert image button other than insert a link



I attach a PDF with instructions. You, weavis might want to give a steer as to how to use the Insert image button with any success using a Windows 10 computer. One, BTW, with Java.
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Re: How to: Add images to a Post.

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Well, well weavis, even if I join the band of those who find your video nearly impenetrable, I now at least know why your tagline refers to 90% of conflicts being due to tone of voice. Your reference to "whining" (not that you spelt it that way) would appear to be straight tone of voice!

As others have suggested, written instructions are likely to be far more helpful than, an albeit more trendy, video.

Not that I have managed to make the Insert image button other than insert a link



I attach a PDF with instructions. You, weavis might want to give a steer as to how to use the Insert image button with any success using a Windows 10 computer. One, BTW, with Java.
All my computers in the office are windows 10 with JAVA

Your link is https and also not an image, but a collection of images from one drive. Select them singularly and insert as i demonstrated on the new video..
and perhaps you might have some success.

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