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how do I post a pic in message box?

Discussion in 'SITE HELP | TESTING MODE' started by bluecollarram, Feb 8, 2014.

  1. bluecollarram

    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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  2. flv

    flv Well-Known Member

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    Don't type the text onto the page.
    Click the icon to the right of the smilies icon. (If you move the cursor over it a box with the word "image" will appear). Copy the text beginning "http" into it and click "insert".

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    You are using Internet Explorer from what you've said in the chat-box. I would strongly recommend using another browser instead of IE. Mozilla Firefox would be my choice but Google Chrome is also good. Firefox can be downloaded here:

    http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/#download-fx
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    RamFan503 Grill and Brew Master

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    Copy and paste still works. Not sure why it doesn't work for you. And I'm using IE
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    RamFan503 Grill and Brew Master

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    The button FLV was talking about should work as well. You can also save it to a folder on your computer and use the upload a file button below the reply screen.
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    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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    I didn't type that in I copy and pasted that is how it showed up. I don't have any icons on my message box. Maybe I should have them but did something wrong with my set-up.
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    Does your setup look like this?

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    RamFan503 Grill and Brew Master

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    In the area where you type in a message, there should be a toolbar above it. To the right of the emoticon tool, there is a picture icon. If you hover over that, it will say "image". Click on it and it will come up with a window that you can paste the URL of the pic. That's what flv was referring to. Otherwise, you still should be able to just right click the picture and select "copy". Then hit "ctrl V" when in the reply window and it should paste it. That is what I did up above and it worked in IE.
  8. PhxRam

    PhxRam The Estimated Prophet

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    let me look at his profile..
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    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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    Yes just a plain rectangular box no icons or "buttons".
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    PhxRam The Estimated Prophet

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    does it say use rich text editor underneath?
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    Your reply box should look something like this:

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    I have ringed the icon you need in red. If you don't have those icons then that is where the problem lies.
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    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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    no. I have no toolbar as in flv's example
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    RamFan503 Grill and Brew Master

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    Bowing out. You have Phx on it.
  14. PhxRam

    PhxRam The Estimated Prophet

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    Try A few things.

    A. Try another browser
    B. Empty you cache and restart
  15. bluecollarram

    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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    My wife is a hot friggin genius! She told me about some compatibility setting cleared it up.
    Thank all you guys for your help.
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  16. PhxRam

    PhxRam The Estimated Prophet

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    i dont see any images?
  17. RamFan503

    RamFan503 Grill and Brew Master

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    Yeah - How 'bout one of the "hot friggin' genius". ;)
  18. bluecollarram

    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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    dammit it worked a minute ago ima dumbass
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    bluecollarram Well-Known Member

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    o_O