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Posting pictures

Discussion in 'Questions, Rules, Suggestions' started by Electra_Glide, Oct 3, 2006.

  1. Electra_Glide

    Electra_Glide LawnSite Member
    Messages: 75

    How do I get my picture to show up "inline" in my post instead of as a link to an attached file at the bottom of the post?


  2. Dano50

    Dano50 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,781


    I use something called postthatpic.com. It's a free service. You upload your pictures to their server and then you can post them in the forums.

  3. Electra_Glide

    Electra_Glide LawnSite Member
    Messages: 75

    Does that mean that the only way to get them to appear inline is to already have them uploaded somewhere else, and then include them as a URL when I'm composing my message?

    Otherwise, if I upload them from my computer into the message, they will always appear as an attached file?

  4. Dano50

    Dano50 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,781

    That is just the way that I have found it to work. Someone may have a better understanding of how it all works, and if they do I'd be happy to learn it as well.
  5. Chop Stuff Up

    Chop Stuff Up LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 457

    The pictures you've already attached show up as a list in your message when you add more than one. To make them visible, do the following:

    When you are in that small attachment window attaching the pictures, click the attachment you uploaded, and it will open in a new window. Copy that URL in the new window, and go back to your message window. Click the "insert image" button in your message (looks like this: [​IMG] ), and insert that URL. Go back to the small attachment window, click the second attachment, and do the same.

    by inserting these links:

    you get:
  6. Dano50

    Dano50 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,781

    You learn something new everyday.
    Thanks! I'll remember that one. It will make my life easier.
  7. Gene $immons

    Gene $immons LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,028

    test picture......


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