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I can't get pictures on my forums

edited December 2007 in Vanilla 1.0 Help
Hello everyone. My name is Obi and I run Planet Chronitron, www.planetchronitron.com. I am here because I've noticed that pictures don't show up no matter what type of code I type into the post. can anyone help me figure out how to put an image in a post please? gratefulobi at yahoo dot com www.planetchronitron.com/forums is where I am having problems

Comments

  • edited November 2007
    be sure to select the html formatter, then
    <img src="http://url.com/passarela.jpg">
    will produce
    image
    EDIT: html formatter is not in a default Vanilla install
  • where do i pick up the html formatter at? also, how do i make the background personalized with my own image/colors? thanks for your help.
  • From the addons pages. As for the background you'd need to play about with the css files. There are tutorials all over the web regarding how to do this.
  • edited December 2007
    Im new to using forums like this. if anyone could help me out personally i could make it worth your while. please e-mail me: chronitron at planetchronitron dotcom
  • First, I suggest you to remove your email adress from the discussion on the Vanilla forum, or at least, replace @ by [whatever] and the dot too.

    Then you'll go to Vanilla Add-ons (the link is in the top banner of the lussumo website), and you'll search for html formatter (around 5th or 6th found).
    Install the add-on as described here. You should get a radio button to select "html" when composing a comment.

    For the customisation of visual things, you could start reading the docs (we have nice documentation, fell free to use it).
    If it's css things only, just tweak themes/MyNiceThemeThatWasJustCreated/styles/default/vanilla.css

    Then come back and start a new discussion if you have some more questions.

    Now I wonder what you meant by "i could make it worth your while", do you have an Asus EEE for me for Christmas?!
  • what i meant by making it worth your while was payment for tweaking my forums. Thanks for the little tutorial. Ill try this out and if i still have problems i will be back :). thanks again
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