Can't change avatar, why?

Discussion in 'Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by casportpony, Dec 15, 2014.

  1. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    Uploaded new festive picture and have selected it to be my default, but it's not changing.

    -Kathy
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    Never mind, it just changed.

    -Kathy
     
  3. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    For future reference, this happens because your browser caches images to save bandwidth. Force-refreshing the page with the "reload" button or F5 usually makes the new avatar display.
     
  4. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    I tried the F5 key several times, and I tried it in Exploder and Chrome.

    -Kathy
     
  5. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    Interesting. I suppose it's possible BYC also takes a few minutes to update the image, though I've never experienced that myself.
     
  6. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    I used to changes avatars all the time and never had any problems.

    -Kathy
     

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