Mods: I get an error message when I try and post a picture - why?

jerseygirl1

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Orange County, NY
I've been able to post before, why do I now get a message telling me I do not have permission to post a picture? I think I have over 4,000 posts!!!
Thanks
 
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Nifty-Chicken

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Here are a few questions that will help us find, duplicate, and hopefully resolve the problem:

• What is the URL of the page that you got the error or had problems?
• Did you receive any error messages? if yes, what were they? (please copy and paste the entire message, screenshots are best)
• What were the exact steps you took before having the problem? Please be as specific as possible so we can do exactly what you did.
• How long has it been happening? If only one time, what day and time did it happen?
• Which browser and version are you using (eg., Firefox 3.5.9, Internet Explorer 7, etc.)
• Have you logged out, deleted your internet cache / browser history of files, logged back in, and tried again?
• Have you tried a different browser (we suggest Firefox or Chrome)?
 

jerseygirl1

Crowing
10 Years
Jun 20, 2009
4,501
31
276
Orange County, NY
I was in IE 8 last night in the craxy 24 hour thread trying to post a picture when I got the box pop up after clicking the paperclip - it said I do not have permission to post a picture. I can't get a screenshot, but I tried again just now in Firefox and I get the same message. This is the first time I have tried to post a picture since the new BYC
 
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Kevin565

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Dec 22, 2009
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Your suppose to use the Picture of the art work to insert images into a post. I believe the paperwork attaches items for downloading
 

Nifty-Chicken

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Yes, the paperclip is not for images, it is for files like zip or PDF.

I've checked and verified it isn't a problem with your account. What are the EXACT steps you are taking (step by stem, click by click) and what is the EXACT error message you receive?
 

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