Images & Videos

Images and Videos in Posts

Images can be embedded or linked via the image icon above the text editor.

  • Click on the image icon image above the text field when posting a message and upload from your computer or enter the URL of the image (the URL of the actual image, not the web page that the image is on).
  • Copy and paste (CTRL+C CTRL+V) an image from your computer into the text editor
  • Drag and drop an image from your computer to the text editor.

See Video:

To post a video from Youtube etc.

  • First copy the Youtube URL. You can get this by clicking on Share underneath the video – it is the bit that starts with https://
  • Go back to the forum text editor and paste the URL of the video page.

Images/video in the media gallery (Pics & Vids)

  • Click in the Media tab in the main navigation
  • Click on add media
  • Create an album or choose an existing album if you have any
  • You will have the choice of uploading from your desktop or inserting a URL if you have images hosted on another website.

Note that you can share an image from your gallery into a post.

  • Click on the image
  • In the Sidebar (RH side on desktop, underneath on mobiles)
  • Choose Share BB Code (either full or thumbnail)
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