Question How do you guys insert images in a conversation?

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  1. Braig
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    How do you insert images?
    I use postimage.org to upload the image and then I paste the direct link in the window that appear when you click on the button to insert an image.
    I wonder if there's a faster method.
    If I have to attach a file how do i do it?
     
    Last edited by Braig, Oct 19, 2016
  2. lcie nimbus

    lcie nimbus 100th degree asskicker

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    create a free account on imageshack . drag and drop your images to imageshack then open the image and then paste and copy the image to the conversation .
     
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  3. Cyan

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    if you use the non SSL website (http:// instead of https://) of gbatemp, just click the top-right icon to upload your file to Filetrip.
    it will gives you a link to put it back to the thread.

    for strange certificate reason, the SSL version doesn't recognize your account and upload to anonymous account.
    it works too, but the file is not kept indefinitely.
     
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  4. lcie nimbus

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    It should be copy and paste.....
     
  5. migles

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    better yet.

    imgur.com
    just drag and paste, no account required, only people with link will be able to see it
    can create account for save pictures or publish them or other stuff
     
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  6. WiiUBricker

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    You don't need an account, especially not on imageshack. I was writing about the imgur stuff the poster above is talking about and got ninja'd.
     
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  7. Braig
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    Thanks a lot everyone:)
     
  8. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    there's also "Upload file" button at the bottom of the Reply's text area ;)
     
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  9. lcie nimbus

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    okay I just sighned up for a free trial anyway
     
  10. Braig
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    Is there that button also in a private coversation?
    Because there I can't find anything
     
    Last edited by Braig, Oct 19, 2016
  11. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    yes, it's there too.
    I just verified.
    [​IMG]

    But there is an issue with that button since .. yesterday ! haha
    Since Costello restored the site to its state before the last plugin addition (which made the site very slow), the upload file permission is disabled.
    [​IMG]

    Costello knows about it.
     
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  12. Braig
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    Braig GBAtemp Regular

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    Could it be that my grade of member must be higher to view it?
    Because I still can't see it
    Edit: sorry I have just seen now the image you posted
     
    Last edited by Braig, Oct 19, 2016
  13. lcie nimbus

    lcie nimbus 100th degree asskicker

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    man I just saw that pop up in the middle of my screen and thought what the hell???

    ok thanks I was curious about that to
     
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  14. Cyan

    Cyan GBATemp's lurking knight

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    haha, sorry I scared you
     
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  15. Blue_Mew

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    picture
    It works?
     
  16. flame1234

    flame1234 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    You can drag&drop your images directly in. Right?
    ebdhDWC.png
     
  17. xtheman

    xtheman GBAtemp Guru

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    ???
    That only works in threads. Not PMs.
     
  18. Lilith Valentine

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    I use filetrip to paste images in PMs
    Although, it would be nice to upload images directly to the PM.
     
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