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Guide How to Upload Pictures/Attachments/Images to the new BYC

Discussion in 'Website Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by sumi, May 21, 2017.

  1. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

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    There are a lot of ways to get your pictures onto BYC, here are a few:
    1. On your computer (for example from your desktop or Windows Explorer) "copy" the image file, then in the editor "paste" the file.
    2. If you have an image in your computer's "clipboard" you can just paste or CTRL-V it into a post
    3. Or you can drag and drop an image from your computer into the editor
    4. Or, you can click "Upload a File"
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    Here's a great video on some cool ways to insert pics:



    (oh, and you can also embed videos too! :) )
     
    Last edited: May 21, 2017
  2. Johnn

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    When I try to post pics it says "error occurred please post a reply with less than 20 images" when the post I'm trying to put on only has 14 images??
     
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

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    I think the file sizes combined may be a bit much for the system to handle. Can you try and divide the images up over 2 or more posts and see if that helps?
     
  4. Johnn

    Johnn Crowing

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    Thank you that did work!
     
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  5. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

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    :thumbsup
     
  6. Beekissed

    Beekissed Free Ranging

    WHERE are our old images?????? Will we be able to recover those and download directly to certain albums?????
     
  7. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    I think they are still working on that #2
     
  8. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member 11 Years

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  9. ekka

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    Can I add a video to my post? Or just pictures?
     
  10. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

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    You certainly can. First you need to upload your video to YouTube or a similar site. Copy the link for your video and using the film roll icon in your editor paste the link into the box and click embed.

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