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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby Moonflower » Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:46 pm

Okay, I had a really awesome avatar which my friend made for me, but one day (before the new Lexicon, it was still on the old one) it just disappeared. I'm kinda confused why that happened, but mainly what I want to know is: I still have the cropped version of the avatar I was using. The problem is, it no longer has a URL link, because it's saved on my computer in some weird form, or if it does have a URL address, where can I find it? It's saved in a format where I can edit it any time I want. If I can't use that one, how do I crop pictures? I'd really like an avatar, but I don't know how to make one, because my friend did it last time, but she forgot how she did it. Help please?
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby Bella_Cullen_13 » Wed Dec 10, 2008 9:06 pm

If you just upload it to any photo site (i.e. photobucket.com) & it will produce a URL for you. - If you have it online or on photobucket already & its not cropped, I can tell you how to use the photobucket editor or do it for you.
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby Eri » Thu Dec 11, 2008 2:06 pm

You can also upload it to Imageschak and when it gives you a direct url you put it on your profile and it should appear
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby EandB » Thu Dec 11, 2008 4:09 pm

I know that part that's not the problem.

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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby YouAreMyLifeNow » Sat Dec 13, 2008 1:01 am

How do you make avatars and what are some good websites to use?
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby Bella_Cullen_13 » Sat Dec 13, 2008 1:18 am

YouAreMyLifeNow wrote:How do you make avatars and what are some good websites to use?
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You can make simple avatars by cropping & resizing a picture. - I use a combo of Paint (the basic program on almost every computer) & photobucket.
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby EandB » Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:02 am

PM me and I'll let you know.
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby heartsjasper » Mon Dec 22, 2008 12:41 am

Ah. Please help. I'm trying to get the pic off of http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=24lsfeo ... g=twilight for my avitar but it keeps saying the url isnt valid. Does anyone know whet im doing wrong?
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby Eri » Mon Dec 22, 2008 7:46 am

The url you should use is http://i35.tinypic.com/24lsfeo.jpg
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Re: How do I get a picture when I post? (Avatar and Siggy advice

Postby heartsjasper » Mon Dec 22, 2008 10:53 am

Eri wrote:The url you should use is http://i35.tinypic.com/24lsfeo.jpg


i tried that and it said "Image file type mismatch: expected extension png but extension jpg given" and i have no idea what that means
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