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« on: May 27, 2011 11:02:17 AM »

These instructions are for Tutorial Contributors only.  If you are not a Tutorial Contributor, please see this thread for more information on how to add an attachment: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=381540.0

These screenshots were taken using Firefox 4 on a Mac.  Your browser may vary slightly.

When you add an attachment either at the start of a topic, as a reply, or when modifying, you simply hit "Additional Options" underneath the text box.


That will give you this, and you just select the file from your computer.


If you want to add more, you can hit "more attachments". You can add up to 4 attachments to one post with a max size per file of about 2MB (8MB per post). (You will be prompted if you try to add more than 4 attachments.)


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« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2011 01:23:16 PM »

I love that these screen shots were on a mac.  Yay for macs!
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« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2011 03:03:54 AM »

I know this doesn't apply to me but i've just been made away of the 'Additional Options' link. Huh... I can't believe i've never noticed it before! Thanks! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2011 07:29:30 PM »

I noticed it but STILL never used it until recently! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: May 31, 2011 03:46:04 PM »

Awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: November 14, 2011 05:12:50 PM »

I've just tried to add my first attachment and I get a message saying "The attachments upload directory is not writable. Your attachment or avatar cannot be saved."

How can I fix it?

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« Reply #6 on: November 14, 2011 05:40:25 PM »

Was the attachment within the size limit?
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« Reply #7 on: November 14, 2011 08:25:07 PM »

Hi jungrrl, yes it was. I tried a pdf and a jpg seperately, both under 2000 KB but no love.
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« Reply #8 on: November 14, 2011 08:29:00 PM »

Blargh! Yea I see. I'll try to figure it out tomorrow.  Undecided
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« Reply #9 on: November 15, 2011 04:33:29 AM »

Thanks jungrrl *hug*
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« Reply #10 on: November 15, 2011 09:33:21 AM »

Unfortunately it looks a little above my range but I have alerted IT and I'll try to see if they can pin down the issue today. Sorry about all this!  Embarrassed
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« Reply #11 on: November 15, 2011 12:05:21 PM »

This should be fixed!  Grin
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« Reply #12 on: November 16, 2011 09:49:35 PM »

It works!! Thanks so much jungrrl Tongue
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