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Sig images

Postby Penfold » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:32 pm

While I'm still awake, I have a small niggle I'd like to have sorted out, please. Up until today I had the sig image in my signature - name, points total, points per day etc. For some treason* I managed to delete it in all the trauma of the frozen WU. I used this to try to recover it
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[URL=https://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781][IMG]https://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781[/IMG][/URL]

However I then get this message: It was not possible to determine the dimensions of the image.

Can anyone suggest what I might be doing wrong here? It worked before.

Edit: * treason? Surely not …
Last edited by Penfold on Wed Oct 09, 2019 8:51 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Sig images

Postby bollix47 » Tue Oct 08, 2019 10:23 pm

Try the following:
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[img]http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781[/img]

Using my EOC id in the above results in:
Image
https://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/?nav=IMAGES
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Re: Sig images

Postby Penfold » Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:21 am

Bollix, I tried, by copying and pasting, your suggestion and got the same error message.
Can you see what I might have done wrong here?
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[URL=http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781][img]http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781[/img][/URL]

I note that I had had 'https' rather than the 'http' you suggest. Does that matter. I tried both, btw.
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Re: Sig images

Postby bollix47 » Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:38 am

No, https vs http makes no difference in this case.
As you can see below both the format I suggested & the one you're using work:
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[img]http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781[/img]

Using the above without the code tags results in the following:
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[url=http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781][img]http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781[/img][/url]

Image

The only difference I see is an extra line under the box using your method.

Do you have "Disable BBCode" checked? If so, remove it. You can see that Option below any posting/edit window and in User Control Panel > Profile > Edit signature
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Re: Sig images

Postby Penfold » Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:00 am

The BBCode box is unchecked.

I copied and pasted the second CODE:SELECT ALL version from your post. I'll go back over it again with my fine toothed brain.
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Re: Sig images

Postby Penfold » Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:22 am

Now I can't even get 'Ubuntu 18.4.3' nor 'F@H v 7.5.1' to appear in my sig. That is, I don't have a sig anymore.

BBCode is shown to be On, and the 'Disable BBCode' checkbox is unchecked.

EDIT: 'Ubuntu 18.4.3' nor 'F@H v 7.5.1' appear on my first post but not on the rest. In desperation I logged out and then back in. Tried
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[URL=https://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781][img]http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/sigs/sigimage.php?u=611781[/img][/URL]

again, but no go.
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Re: Sig images

Postby Penfold » Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:08 pm

Total absence of sig now. Can anyone suggest a way to overcome this, please?
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Re: Sig images

Postby bollix47 » Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:27 pm

Signatures are only shown once on a page and your signature is in a post near the top of the page.
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Re: Sig images

Postby Penfold » Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:37 pm

bollix47 wrote:Signatures are only shown once on a page and your signature is in a post near the top of the page.

OK thanks - didn't realise that.

Can this thread be transferred to 'Issues with this forum' in the Stats & Server Issues section? I should maybe have started it there.
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Re: Sig images

Postby Joe_H » Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:16 pm

I have been looking into this, and think I have identified the forum setting that is causing this problem. I will do some further checking and will return to this topic when I know more.
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Re: Sig images

Postby Penfold » Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:47 pm

OK, Joe. Thanks.

(Whenever this sort of thing pops up I always feel that I've blundered somehow.)
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