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Old 06-24-2020, 02:13 AM
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On a similar subject, why do some of the photos in post appear as thumbnails and others larger photos that we don't need to "click" on to view?
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Old 06-24-2020, 03:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Evy View Post
On a similar subject, why do some of the photos in post appear as thumbnails and others larger photos that we don't need to "click" on to view?
I believe that some of the pictures are links to pics in the QB albums the member has created
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Old 06-24-2020, 08:03 AM
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Originally Posted by lindaschipper View Post
What if I'm not replying to anything but just want to post a photo to pictures??
If I am on my old PC with XP I have to start my new post and actually post it...then go back and edit it to have the paperclip activated to attach a photo. On my laptop W10 I get the paperclip attachment activated right away.
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Old 06-24-2020, 08:08 AM
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Originally Posted by Tartan View Post
Someone may be able to help if you say what you are trying to post from. I know I can’t figure out how from my Ipad.
Last week I was reading through old Help posts and found one that is #86 for me today, titled Mobile Users - etc. .... I followed AprilM's instructions on that and managed to post a picture there from my ipad even though her instructions were from a phone (I think) Maybe you could find that posting and read through it, hopefully it might help you too.
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Old 06-25-2020, 05:15 AM
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Even though I do post a lot of pictures, it is amazing to me how often I forget to hit the actual upload button.

Once you attach your pictures, you have to widen out the screen to actually see the upload button to hit.

These are some screen shots I took before, showing the default layout and then the stretched one. You browser/screen will probably look different but it's the shape that matters.

If you get the "your upload has failed" message, that usually means your file size is too large. I go to this site, follow their defaults and prompts, and download from there.
https://www.reduceimages.com/
Attached Thumbnails screenshot-3-.png   screenshot-4-.png  
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Old Today, 07:08 AM
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Originally Posted by Rob The HOAQ View Post
Be sure your photo is in JPG format (there are other formats, but JPG is the most popular) .
I often use the graphics png format for diagrams maps etc, because it will produce smaller files and better quality for the viewer. The png format is also used very much on internet as the jpg format is. So every computer used on internet needs to be able to show such graphics. I suppose this should not cause any problems to use the png-format here - am I right? You can easily upload the png-format graphics.
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this is a ping.
it uploaded without issue
Name:  abp-40-notification.png
Views: 8
Size:  664 Bytes
and i was able to insert it between text.

photo upload is - i freely admit - not as easy as it was before.
but if you read and follow the instructions i posted seven months ago, it can be done.

i think some mobile users are still having issues, but the techs fixed that, too.
i can't do instructions for mobile device upload.
i don't and won't use a mobile device for the QB.
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