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Posting pic question???

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by caesarbass, Jul 21, 2005.


  1. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
    I was wondering how to post a pic other that going through the whole "manage attachments" thing? I always have to shrink my pic down to 600X400 when I attach a file. Is there anyway around that?
    Thanks. :confused:
     
  2. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Lacey, WA
    If the pic in question is hosted on a website that will allow external linking, you can post the picture through web link.

    -Mike
     
  3. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
  4. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
  5. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
    +1!!!!! C'mon fellow tb'ers, help some bass brothers out, please. :help:
    P.S. John-I like your Avatar!!!
     
  6. go to www.photobucket.com and create a free account then host your pics there and copy and paste the link with [​IMG] around it
     
  7. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
  8. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Lacey, WA
    The examples you linked to are of people inserting an image from another website into their message. If you see a pic on another website of something, you can insert a link to it in your message so that it shows up in your post. Some websites do not allow this though, and you will get a nasty message about stealing bandwidth if you try it. :)

    What silent method is suggesting is for you to create your own account at Photobucket and upload your personal pictures. After you do that, you can link to them through your posts by using the picture icon when creating your post instead of attaching an image.

    -Mike
     
  9. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
    Cool, thanks Mike. I will try that next time.
     
  10. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
    [​IMG]
     
  11. Joe Turski

    Joe Turski

    Jul 29, 2003
    Connecticut
    m
    [​IMG]

    Click on the picture itself on photobucket. It will give you the option of what to use to post your picture. In this case, I used the tags.

    PS, sweet looking bass!!! :)
     
  12. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
    I've gone stupid
     
  13. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
    I'm gonna punch the monitor soon :mad:
     
  14. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
    thanks.
    edit: I think I got it now.
    Thanks very much Joe. I've been trying to figure this out for months. :D
     
  15. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
    one more for practice[​IMG]
     
  16. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
    [​IMG]
    Hmmm..lets see if this works....
     
  17. caesarbass

    caesarbass Supporting Member

    Sep 21, 2004
    Orange County, CA
    Media producer for Nordstrand Pickups, Wilkins Basses, G&L Guitars and Basses, Marco Basses, Tonecraft Audio, Lemur Music. I also run TheBassHang.com and am a dealer for Ulyate Pickups and Colibri Basses
    [​IMG]
    One more...just for practice...THIS IS GREAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  18. Johnny Fila

    Johnny Fila Formerly "The Crusader"

    Nov 21, 2004
    Elmont, NY (near NYC)
    alrighty Caesarbass got it too! :D :hyper:
     
  19. Edwcdc

    Edwcdc I call shotgun!

    Jul 21, 2003
    Columbia MD USA
    I'm going to have to give this a go later. I've been wanting to post pics like that for a couple of years now.
     
  20. DaveDeVille

    DaveDeVille ... you talkin' to me ?? Supporting Member

    thanks for the info.
    this will help alot of us who just happen to be non-computer literate ...

    speaking for myself , of course