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Tuesday, June 12th 2007, 11:51am

How to add attachments (Instruction)


here you will find an illustrated instruction how to add attachments to a thread.
The sizes of attachments are limited to 20KB max. If your file exceeds this limit you need to reduce the file.

Step 1:
In the menu of answering a thread or creating a new thread choose the <Attachments> Button. You will found them at the bottom below the Textbox.

Step 2:
A Pup-Up window will open. In this Window you need to choose the <Browse> Button.
Then the "File upload" Pop-Up will open and you have to select the proper Filename of the file you want to upload. Select the file and press <open>, then the "File upload" Windows close

Step 3:
and you are now back on the "add Attachments" Pop-up Window. In the Textbox left of the <Browse> Button you will now see the Filename of the selected file.
Now hit the <save> Button. The file will be then stored on the Forums Server. You will see a message that your file iwill be now uploaded to the Server. hit the <close> Button if you have uploaded the files you want.
A maximum of 5 files per thread is allowed.

Step 4:
Then go ahead as usual, enter the Text in the thread Textbox and press the <Post new Thread> Button.
The Thread will now be stored and viewed in the Forum and file attached as well.
You cannot see attachments in the preview.

kind regards

Michael Lauffs
Michael Lauffs
Aachen, Eschweiler, Stolberg
ICQ# 48430007

Man sollte eine Dummheit nicht zweimal machen, es gibt doch so viele davon.

This post has been edited 2 times, last edit by "Berlin-Bob" (Apr 30th 2008, 8:07pm)