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02-24-2011, 08:07 PM
Steps to insert pictures into Posts using Picasa.

I assume you have a Picasa account and are able to upload your pictures there.
You can get a Picasa account for free here:

www.picasaweb (http://www.picasaweb).google.com

Part 1:
You must copy the URL (web address) of the pictures from Picasa to paste into the forum.

Log into your account on www.picasaweb (http://www.picasaweb).google.com
Click on the album and the picture you want to post.

The screen looks something like this:

Click on Link to this Photo on the right side of the screen.
You will see these options appear:


Check the box Image only (no link)
Then select the size you want the photo to be. I usually choose Medium.

Then click inside the Embed Image box to select the entire URL (it is really long). Right click and select copy.You will not see anything happen, but it worked.


Part 2:
Now you can paste the picture into your forum post.

Start a new post and type what you want. When you want to insert the picture:

Click on the insert image Button above the text box.

This box will appear:


Click on the From URL tab.

Click in the URL: box, right click and click Paste.
The long URL you copied a minute ago will appear.

Uncheck the Retrieve remote file box

Then click Insert Image

Your picture will magically appear in the post.


PM me if you are having problems with any of the steps.

I will post instructions on how to do this using Image Shack soon.

09-20-2016, 03:50 AM
Why does Fish Sniffer make it so difficult to post pictures?

09-20-2016, 03:46 PM
This is 5 years old and 2 servers ago. It still works, but isn't necessary at all.

09-20-2016, 04:14 PM

Pretty easy to upload photos

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09-20-2016, 04:25 PM
Yep takes about 5 seconds max with tapatalk

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09-20-2016, 04:30 PM
I am afraid I will have to agree with happyhour on this one. I have not been able to post a photo here in some time. No problems on FinAddicts or Jesse's hunting. Maybe it is because I use IE but I don't think that is it.

09-20-2016, 04:51 PM
In the browser, just click the little insert photo button in the post box tool bar, browse to your pic, and click upload.

09-20-2016, 05:16 PM
In the browser, just click the little insert photo button in the post box tool bar, browse to your pic, and click upload.

That is basically how the other 2 forums do it and it works for me there but not here. I have had issues before with IE and this forum so no big surprise and who knows it may work next time. Yes we are paying for the highest speed AT&T offers but not sure we really get it all of the time. Just thought I would mention that not everyone can get the photos posted here.

09-20-2016, 05:32 PM
This is 5 years old and 2 servers ago. It still works, but isn't necessary at all.
Matt why you messing with NCD didn't he just give you a good deal deal on g loomis. That poor guy can never catch a break

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09-20-2016, 05:33 PM
Dam ment to quote Matt's post not yours Wes

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09-20-2016, 07:15 PM

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