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How to post photos on forum for a real dummy

Unread postby tent dweller » Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:07 pm

Can anybody/somebody please help me????????? :doh: :doh: I do not know much about computers but I would like to share some of our photos of our Kruger trips BUT do not know how, I have read some of the advice/tips on the forum but it is like reading another language, could someone please let me know how to do this in very basic,simple,easy english, thanking you
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Re: HOW TO POST PHOTOS ON FORUM FOR A REAL DUMMY

Unread postby lion queen » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:09 pm

Hi Tentdweller,

Have you had a look at this topic??

How to host photos

If you have and it still does not make any sense, please ask again or say which part you don't understand and we'll lend a helping hand.
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Re: HOW TO POST PHOTOS ON FORUM FOR A REAL DUMMY

Unread postby tent dweller » Sun Mar 24, 2013 7:37 am

lion queen, I have managed to download photos into/onto photobucket, they have been edited etc, now how do I post them on the forum, I did try but nothing happened, :hmz: :hmz: thanks a mil
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Re: HOW TO POST PHOTOS ON FORUM FOR A REAL DUMMY

Unread postby Crested Val » Sun Mar 24, 2013 7:57 am

Hi TD I use Flickr not Photobucket, so probably wont be much use to you, but like evrything once you know how it is simple!!! :thumbs_up:

Hope a Photobucket user can help......otherwise upload them to Flickr and it will be my pleasure!! :thumbs_up:
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Re: HOW TO POST PHOTOS ON FORUM FOR A REAL DUMMY

Unread postby Heksie » Sun Mar 24, 2013 9:56 am

Ok TD now when you have photobucket on and you go to your library and click on a photo. It has a block on the right hand side. Image links. You just click on the direct link and it copies instantly! Then you go to your post-click the image button so the following show '[ img] [img]' and then you click in the middle paste :thumbs_up:
It should work then :D
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Re: HOW TO POST PHOTOS ON FORUM FOR A REAL DUMMY

Unread postby saraf » Sun Mar 24, 2013 2:16 pm

From Photobucket it's even easier as it puts the tags around it for you. Just click on the IMG Code in the Image Links and then paste into your post:

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Re: How to post photos on forum for a real dummy

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Mon Mar 25, 2013 7:03 am

Saraf, thank you very much :thumbs_up:

The new format threw me completely. I do think that these were a few teething issues. I had to re-size all my new pics and this is no longer needed.

I still prefer the old format, but I see that I am experiencing fewer glitches than earlier.
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