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When I attempt to upload a photo, I keep getting the 'Invalid URL' error.

Discussion in 'Site Feedback & Support' started by Mohamedou Ari, Aug 2, 2011.

  1. Mohamedou Ari

    Mohamedou Ari
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    When I try to upload a photo of myself, I keep getting an Invalid URL error; what should be done to correct this error?

    EDIT - When I put the photo on an attachment, it does not appear in the selection menu.
     
  2. Jim Cole

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    put pics up on a hosting site and link in your posts unless you were looking to put up an avatar, then link in your profile to the pic.
     
  3. Senad Subasic

    Senad Subasic

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    As Jim suggested, upload the picture somewhere, and put it inside tags

    [code][img]url to image[/code]
     
  4. Bram

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    Its a software bug. Going to upgrade over the weekend hopefully.
     
  5. Mohamedou Ari

    Mohamedou Ari
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    Well, in my case, I used HTML and it worked!