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Inserting photos into your post

Follow the instructions below to insert a photo within the contents of your post.

Uploading a photo from your computer:

Note Note: Post attachments must be enabled in your forum to use this method. More information.

  1. Visit your forum.
  2. If your forum contains multiple forums, click the title of the forum you would like to post in.
  3. Click the New Topic/Reply link.
  4. Click the Insert Image icon.
  5. Select the My Computer option.
  6. Click the Choose Photo link.
  7. Select the photo you would like to upload.
  8. Click the Open button to begin the upload.
  9. Once you are finished creating your post, click the Post New Topic or Add Reply button.

Insert a photo with a web address (URL):

  1. Visit your forum.
  2. If your forum contains multiple forums, click the title of the forum you would like to post in.
  3. Click the New Topic/Reply link.
  4. Click the Insert Image icon.
  5. Select the Web address (URL) option.
  6. Enter the Image URL and click the OK button.
  7. The photo should now automatically be loaded into your post.
  8. Once you are finished creating your post, click the Post New Topic or Add Reply button.

Attach a photo to the post

Alternatively, you can add a photo to a post as an attachment by following the instructions below.

Note Note: Post attachments must be enabled in your forum to use this method. More information.

  1. Visit your forum.
  2. If your forum contains multiple forums, click the title of the forum you would like to post in.
  3. Click the New Topic link.
  4. Click the Attach files link.
  5. Select the photo you would like to upload.
  6. Click the Open button to begin the upload.
  7. Optionally click the Add to Post link to insert the photo into the contents of your post. Otherwise the photo will automatically appear at the end of the post.
  8. Once you are finished creating your post, click the Post New Topic or Add Reply button.

EasyCode

It is also possible to use EasyCode to quickly copy/paste a web address (URL) of a photo into a post by following the instructions below.

Note Note: This method will allow you to insert a photo into your post if the photo has already been uploaded to a website and has a full URL that you can use. Using this method requires that the EasyCode option in the Settings -> Display section of your Website Toolbox account be enabled.

  1. Visit your forum.
  2. If your forum contains multiple forums, click the title of the forum you would like to post in.
  3. Click the New Topic link.
  4. In the message textbox, type the following code:
    [IMG]PHOTO URL GOES HERE[/IMG]
  5. Replace the text PHOTO URL GOES HERE with the full URL to the photo.
  6. Once you are finished creating your post, click the Post New Topic or Add Reply button.


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