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How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby Trugga on Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:06 pm

Assuming you have a Photobucket image hosting account (http://www.photobucket.com)

From the screen where you can view your image, select the code that appears in the "IMG" link area on the right

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If the word "Copied" appears in yellow, then the code has been copied to the Windows clipboard, otherwise select the text (turning it blue) right click and select "Copy".

Now, in the FOG forum post editor, right click and select "Paste"

Job done :D

If you don't have the "IMG" option, click the text "Update Link Options" (you'll need to be logged in to your Photobucket account), which will bring up this screen:

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Ensure the indicated box is ticked, then scroll down and click the "Save" button.

The FOG forum is quite strict on posted image sizes (max 640 pixels on the long side). You can get Photobucket to automatically resize all uploaded images: From the same screen as above scroll down a little to the "Upload Options" section and click on "Customize Upload Options"

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Select the 640x480 option and hit Save.

I hope that helps


Here's the picture posted following the above instructions:

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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby gregster on Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:20 pm

brill post Lozza...and much needed... 8) 8) 8)

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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby Mr Mud on Fri Aug 16, 2013 7:41 pm

Nice one Truggs, I hope your still keeping the new toy bright and shiny Image

and don't let any women drive it :thumbup:

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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby zebadee on Sat Aug 17, 2013 9:09 am

As ever many thanks guys, :dance: :clap: :clap:
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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby Philaustin on Wed Aug 19, 2015 1:14 pm

I wish I'd read this sooner, lol!
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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby david.smith0143 on Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:19 am

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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby jaybrian32 on Mon Dec 19, 2016 11:37 pm

How does the new photobucket link work? I just get an webbing rather than the image now.
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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby bhcalcutta on Tue Dec 20, 2016 12:21 am

If you mean how do you copy your image into your post;

Hover over the left top corner of the image you want to share (three horizontal lines)

Click "share"

click the IMG (bottom) option, it'll auto copy to your clipboard

paste this directly into your post, and voila, pictures
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Re: How to add an image from Photobucket

Postby stretch on Tue Dec 20, 2016 8:04 am

You can also 'upload attachment' when posting as well.
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