Originally Posted by 95Mayhem
IT guys need to step it up, there's far easier ways to do this. jumping through all these hoops is crazy and I still can't get mine to work. I've tried flicker that doesn't seem to work. case in point, I post a reply and the picture pops up before the reply
You don't have to use a host if you're on your own computer. I've never used one:
The following directions are courtesy of UpHillBill:
Actually, you can upload photos directly from your computer.
Whenever you are posting in the "Advanced" posting page, you will see the attachment button:
Click it and a new "Manage Attachments" window pops up:
1. Click the browse button to locate files on your computer and select a file to upload. Up to 5 different files of the types and sizes noted may be uploaded.
2. Click upload.
3. When upload is finished, a new field in the "Manage Attachments" window will notify you of the files that have been upload.
4. Close the "Manage Attachments" window.
Now, when you want to add the uploaded file, click the "Attachments" button again and the uploaded filed will appear on a drop down menu. Click the file(s) you want to place in your post.
HTML code for your attachment will appear where the picture will be placed in your post. You can move it anywhere you want.
Preview your post to make sure it all worked the way you thought it would:
Submit your post.