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« on: October 19, 2011, 08:43:51 PM »

I'm new here and I am trying to upload an avatar image. I have tried to upload an image and to link one from photobucket, but it still doesn't show up on my profile page. Now I did look through "The Cogs" section and found a thread that talked about this issue, but the links in that thread are broken. So it wasn't much help. Did I miss a main thread that talked about this? Any help on this would be much appreciated.

Thanks in advance.
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« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2011, 11:42:15 PM »

Are you certain that it's the right size and file type?  As an experiment, maybe try uploading a different avatar and seeing if that works?

I'm no expert on these matters, however - you may want to ask Nomadic.

EDIT: We just switched over the site to a new one, so old links are broken.  Which reminds me, I need to fix some of my links...
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« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2011, 06:13:19 AM »

I assume you clicked the Change Profile button at the bottom of the page yes? I just tried it and it worked fine (hence your turtle avatar). Give it another try and let me know if it's still causing you trouble.

Edit: Yea I just created a new account and was able to successfully choose a photobucket photo as an avatar. Are you sure you have the proper photobucket link? Give me the URL and I'll see about figuring it out for you smile
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« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2011, 09:57:22 AM »

Now is there a Post-it or set-up tread that I did not see that has the settings for the Images? Now I didn't see any specs when I tried to add the image, if i missed either please let me know. With that being said what are the requirements for an avatar image?

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Here is the link I tried to use: http://i1177.photobucket.com/albums/x352/jtmadeja/TheLoneWarrior.png
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« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2011, 06:09:35 PM »

Steampunk Knight

Now is there a Post-it or set-up tread that I did not see that has the settings for the Images? Now I didn't see any specs when I tried to add the image, if i missed either please let me know. With that being said what are the requirements for an avatar image?

Nomadic
Here is the link I tried to use: http://i1177.photobucket.com/albums/x352/jtmadeja/TheLoneWarrior.png

Hmm seems it was because the image was too large (file size). I need to see about adding a warning notification for that though I don't know why it doesn't already have one.
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« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2011, 06:44:32 PM »

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Steampunk Knight

Now is there a Post-it or set-up tread that I did not see that has the settings for the Images? Now I didn't see any specs when I tried to add the image, if i missed either please let me know. With that being said what are the requirements for an avatar image?

Nomadic
Here is the link I tried to use: http://i1177.photobucket.com/albums/x352/jtmadeja/TheLoneWarrior.png

Hmm seems it was because the image was too large (file size). I need to see about adding a warning notification for that though I don't know why it doesn't already have one.

Thanks for the help.
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« Reply #6 on: October 20, 2011, 06:47:31 PM »

Cool avatar!  Is that from a show/comic/novel/video game or anything?
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« Reply #7 on: October 20, 2011, 07:19:02 PM »

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Cool avatar!  Is that from a show/comic/novel/video game or anything?

Thanks I really like it too.

You know I really have no idea. I was searching online and I just stumbled across it. The site i found it at was mindblowingart.blogspot.com
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