Unable to Upload & Embed Photos

Moose2013 Apr 21, 2021

  1. Moose2013

    Moose2013 TrainBoard Member

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    Moose cannot seem to successfully upload and embed photos into posts. Was able to do it as recently as yesterday afternoon. Can only add photo files, but not get them to show in post. Help! :confused:
     
  2. r_i_straw

    r_i_straw Mostly N Scale Staff Member

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    I noticed this cropping up this afternoon and have notified our IT gurus. My work around so far is to click on the file before making your post. This will bring up the image. Copy the image location and insert it in the field after clicking on the photo box in the tool bar. Then hit post reply. Till it gets fixed this is kind of a hassle.
     
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  3. r_i_straw

    r_i_straw Mostly N Scale Staff Member

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    This is kind of what it looks like when done. The image is there (screen shot in this case) and the file link below it.
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  4. Moose2013

    Moose2013 TrainBoard Member

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    @r_i_straw

    Moose tried this and it worked! (y) Thank you very much, good sir! :)
     
  5. Hardcoaler

    Hardcoaler TrainBoard Member

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    Yep, something's up. o_O
     
  6. rjthomas909

    rjthomas909 TrainBoard Member

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    You can also click on the photo so that it opens in another tab, then edit your post and insert an image using the URL from the tab where the image is displayed separately.

    -Bob T.
     
  7. Hardcoaler

    Hardcoaler TrainBoard Member

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    Is someone working on a fix to restore photo uploading to the way it was?
     
  8. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 HOn30 & N Scales Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Yes. Please bear with us. We have had several issues crop up recently. One was just repaired minutes ago, two of us up in the middle of our night. Other things are taking more time to be remedied. We are doing the best we can.
     
  9. digimar52

    digimar52 TrainBoard Member

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    Thanks for spending your nighttime on this.
    It's a hobby, I know, that can free unexpected resource in somebody. But please, don't forget to sleep at least a little. :X3:
     
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  10. bremner

    bremner Staff Member

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    Volunteer work on a server is just that, I work a full 55 hour week and have kids and a girlfriend...please keep in mind when things are not working correctly
     
  11. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 HOn30 & N Scales Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    I also work, full time, including a lot of pandemic related OT. Atop some unpleasant health issues which often rob me of getting decent and proper rest. This at times scatters my presence here to the winds. Not to mention any hobby time being frequently down to none... :(
     
  12. bremner

    bremner Staff Member

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    What's sleep?
     
  13. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 HOn30 & N Scales Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Something neither of us is getting tonight. :cry::cry::cry:
     
  14. bremner

    bremner Staff Member

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    Normal work hours for me...just glad that I can multitask
     
  15. BoxcabE50

    BoxcabE50 HOn30 & N Scales Staff Member TrainBoard Supporter

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    Usually for me as well. However, tonight is my "night off". Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha. Yeah. Right.
     
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  16. Moose2013

    Moose2013 TrainBoard Member

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    Moose thanks all of you for providing your valuable time keeping this site running. Very much appreciated!
    :)

    Now get back to work and fix that photo uploady posty thing... :mad: (Just kidding! ;))
     
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  17. Kurt Moose

    Kurt Moose TrainBoard Member

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    Thanks for all involved that donate they're time and efforts to keep Trainboard up and running, your much appreciated!!
    (y)(y)(y)
     
  18. Hardcoaler

    Hardcoaler TrainBoard Member

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    I second that thought!
     
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  19. Pastor John

    Pastor John TrainBoard Member

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    +1 (y) I'm a mod/admin on another forum and I have a great appreciation for the work that goes into maintaining the software behind it. Thanks to everyone working on this. We might grumble, but we can wait.
     
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  20. bremner

    bremner Staff Member

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  21. r_i_straw

    r_i_straw Mostly N Scale Staff Member

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    But now I can't get the search to work any more. Oh well I use Google and enter Trainboard and then the topic I am searching for and that seems to work.
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