View Full Version : Help posting avatar?!!!
03-02-2011, 02:36 AM
As you can see.....
I HAVE NO AVATAR!!!!!!!
I have created a wonderful little ranger on Inkscape and have a .png file,
but I am not quite clear when it asks for a URL???!!!!
Please help, I'm clueless right now!!!
03-02-2011, 02:51 AM
You need to upload your png file to an image hosting site. Once you do that, you'll be able to get a URL from the site to put in. (Basically, the forum can't use the avatar when it's on your computer; it has to be on the internet first.) I use Imageshack to host my avatars and other images, and I know Photobucket is popular as well. There are other sites, too, but I believe those two are the most popular.
03-02-2011, 02:54 AM
There's also expanded advice, stickied at the top of the Board Issues subforum, which will have the answer to this and any other avatar-related problems you have.
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