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Forum topic by Stew81 posted 09-06-2014 11:26 PM 904 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-06-2014 11:26 PM

I am new on this site and I’m having trouble uploading pictures for projects. After selecting the picture and clicking “upload picture” it looks like its trying to upload for about a minute or two then I get a screen that says “this website cannot be displayed. At first I was getting a different error, I THINK it said, “you must select a picture that is on your computer to upload” or something close to that.

I’m sure this is a user error but I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong. Any ideas? Or is there a troubleshooting page I can go to?


-- Stew

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#1 posted 09-07-2014 02:12 AM

Never had a problem like that, I assume the problem is on your end with your browser or your IPS. I upload some pictures tonight and they uploaded OK.

Sorry can’t be any help.

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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#2 posted 09-07-2014 02:15 AM

I uploaded pics just fine… Joined a couple hours ago! My problem is my projects aren’t showing up on my profile


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#3 posted 09-07-2014 02:22 AM

I’m sure it’s something on my side also… I tried using smaller sized pictures and that didn’t help.

-- Stew

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#4 posted 09-09-2014 02:35 AM

It was my firewall setting after all. Thanks for the suggestions English.

-- Stew

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#5 posted 09-16-2014 12:18 AM

It makes me upload my pics through Photobucket…don’t know why…and someone recently told me that they resize their pics to 700 pixels (or something like that…) because my larger pics were only showing part of the images that I intended to show…so I guess I have to scale them down a bit for this site…

-- Sue~ Mad Jester Woodworks, "Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom" Thomas Carlyle

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