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Post#91 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 6, 2012 12:27 am by Mapelgleaf

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Post#92 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 6, 2012 12:59 am by RIPskaterdude

Thanks guys!

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Post#93 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 6, 2012 2:09 pm by Klomp

xx_skaterdude_xx wrote:Yeah, we can't even post pictures in a post now. You have to upload every single thing you try to post, which can be a hassle if you just want to share a simple picture like

On a forum or whatever.

It's to enhance the security of RealGM. There's been a history of images from some sites triggering viruses. To avoid this, the admins are narrowing the list of available hosting sites. While it may be a hassle to upload pictures to Imageshack or another applicable site, it's a lot better than possibly getting a virus.
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Post#94 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Fri Jun 8, 2012 1:06 am by Howard Mass

I believe this has been fixed.

Klomp says the other best. Users thought they had viruses when they did not because of bad sites and we flat out wanted to stop this.
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Post#95 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 13, 2012 6:55 am by DRK

bertrob wrote:Allow Tumblr please


Seconded.
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Post#96 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 13, 2012 7:28 am by Howard Mass

I'll consider it.
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Post#97 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Sat Jun 23, 2012 3:21 am by Soul Patch

ChicagoStrong wrote:Can't post from imageshack.

http://img100.imageshack.us/img100/8625 ... nships.gif

Wont go through.

Yeah!
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Post#98 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Sat Jun 23, 2012 6:17 pm by Gek

If we get tumblr can we post artistic nudes of girls with their iphones and a mirror?
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Post#99 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Sun Jun 24, 2012 3:39 pm by RIPskaterdude

Gek wrote:If we get tumblr can we post artistic nudes of girls with their iphones and a mirror?


Go on...
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Post#100 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Mon Jun 25, 2012 1:13 am by Howard Mass

Let's not go off topic here.
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Post#101 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Tue Jun 26, 2012 5:40 am by JustMoe

I'm using a buddy's webspace to host my avatar and signature for years now, never had any problems. Can I keep 'em there or do I have to move them to one of the mentioned sites?

If so: tried to upload gifs at tinypics before and it never worked - not sure whether this has changed, but since both my avy & sig are gifs, I'd appreciate advice on which host to use. Thanks in advance.
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Post#102 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Tue Jun 26, 2012 9:44 am by ChicagoStrong

JustMoe wrote:I'm using a buddy's webspace to host my avatar and signature for years now, never had any problems. Can I keep 'em there or do I have to move them to one of the mentioned sites?

If so: tried to upload gifs at tinypics before and it never worked - not sure whether this has changed, but since both my avy & sig are gifs, I'd appreciate advice on which host to use. Thanks in advance.


imgur.com is the way to go.
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Post#103 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 27, 2012 4:00 am by JustMoe

ChicagoStrong wrote:
JustMoe wrote:I'm using a buddy's webspace to host my avatar and signature for years now, never had any problems. Can I keep 'em there or do I have to move them to one of the mentioned sites?

If so: tried to upload gifs at tinypics before and it never worked - not sure whether this has changed, but since both my avy & sig are gifs, I'd appreciate advice on which host to use. Thanks in advance.


imgur.com is the way to go.

Uploaded them to imgur, thanks for the advice :)
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Post#104 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:36 am by Howard Mass

Imgur is an approved site.
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Post#105 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Mon Jul 2, 2012 10:17 am by MalikJoakim24

Imgday.net ?
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Post#106 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Mon Jul 2, 2012 9:07 pm by Howard Mass

I do not think we will be adding that one.
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Post#107 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Fri Aug 3, 2012 11:28 am by mintsa

Kobe>Jordan>God wrote:http://www.gifsoup.com/



Second this....it's a nice website for people who aren't to computer savvy to make an avatar.

Like myself...

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Post#108 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Fri Aug 3, 2012 10:53 pm by Howard Mass

I;ll take it under advisement.
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Post#109 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:01 am by mintsa

Howard Mass wrote:I;ll take it under advisement.



Any update on this ??
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Post#110 Re: Signature and Avatar Site Hosting Request
Thu Aug 23, 2012 11:53 am by Howard Mass

mintsa,

We have decided against it for now.
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