Attachment changes ?

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  1. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    I've been attaching pictures on here for a good while but today it's different.

    Sent 97K and it was rejected as Too Large, but it liked 95K. It's been accepting a bit under 100K for years.

    Today the three I've attached do not show as thumbnails but as XXXX.jpg

    Is it my stressed old brain ?
     
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    Nah, I think Jim's just done it so that you can't post any photos of you sitting in your deck chair sunbathing in the nude and frighten us all ... I know Halloween is upon us but there have to be limits! :ROFLMAO:
     
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    Mel!! And I used to think you were such a demure young gel :roflmto::roflmto:
     
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    not on yer own Brian.....
    i attached, deleted then reattached a pic because it only showed the xxxxjpg.

    gave up in the end and left it as it showed
     
  5. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    And another raised it's ugly head again today, I did a "quote" and got a blank edit box. I don't think that ever got explained.
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    possibly Jim having a 'tweek' on the server.
     
  7. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    If it works don't fix it.
     
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    gone the other way now Brian....

    just did a quick attach and shows as an embedded picture, not a thumbnail attachment :Eeek:
     

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    It's a penance for damaging Jim's wall:winky:
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Had another problem a few times lately....

    Quote a message, type my reply, preview. Preview shows OK, post and "message is 0 length". The edit window is blank.

    So I backspace until the the edit window is back where it was and post, it works.

    Summary:

    The edit box text goes missing, sometimes, when preview is used. Using the explorer back command you can get back to the text before preview was pressed.
     
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    That is a problem I have had on another forum for some time now, so must be an explorer rather than server problem:Angry:
     
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    Sometimes when typing a message or a reply, if I click on a smiley nothing happens.

    If I look at the preview, I can then subsequently add smileys.

    Been like this for a week or two now. Don't know why.....:Sad:

    I'm using Chrome...... but typing this psot the smileys entered straight away, last night they didn't....

    Weird.....
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    The very reliable Firefox here.

    When the missing "Quote" text issue came up a few weeks ago we collectively proved it was not the browser.

    I don't use many :Smile: but they are fine here now ::bigsmile:
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    If it uses the same forum engine it might be that not the explorer.
     
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    I think there are all sorts of bugs within the forum at the moment. Just tried editing a post Id just made and it booted me off. Also does the same if I press the < key :Angry:
     
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    testing something else

    ok it didn't work either :(
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    testing something else again.

    It didn't work again. Give up. Sorry.
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  19. Jim

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    This happened before, and the culprit was a part of our server operating system upgrading itself and breaking some forum functionality.

    I'm away and only have access via my phone, but it looks like last night, despite our best endeavours its done it again:Doh: Hopefully we will be able to roll it back when your all in bed this evening. Thanks for reporting:thumb:
     
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