-A How To Guide For New Members [Posting & Using Functions]-

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-A How To Guide For New Members [Posting & Using Functions]-
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Posted: Aug 3, 2010 at 16:39 Quote
Introduction.

Welcome to my guide on how to use the site. Any questions, post them on this thread.

IF YOU CAN'T SEE THE PICTURES, CLICK ON THEM TO ENLARGE
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Intro to functions on the forum:

As you can see there are different buttons which do different things on the forum...


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Entering a URL/Website address

1.Click on the 'link' button (labelled on the first picture of this thread)

2.Type in the website address/URL you want to put in but keep the 'http://' in the box (for example www.pinkbike.com)


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Entering a Pinkbike picture code

1.As you can see there is a number at the end of the URL.


2.Copy that number and paste it into the 'pinkbike image code' button (labelled on the first picture of this thread)

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Entering Pinkbike video codes:

The same applies as Pinkbike image codes.

1.Copy the code at the end of the URL (highlighted in the picture)


2.Then paste it into the 'pinkbike video' box.

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Posting a Youtube video on the forums

1.On Youtube, copy the URL at on the URL address bar at the top.


2.Go to the 'youtube video' button and paste the URL into the box.


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Post a hosted image on the Pinkbike forum

1.When you find an image, right click on the image and 'Copy Image location' or 'Copy Image URL'


2.Go to the 'Internet image' (a.k.a Photo) button and right click on the mouse to paste into the box.

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Replying to a comment on a photo or video

On a photo remember to reply to a comment you need to click on [Reply]

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Finding subscribed threads

*NO LONGER AVAILABLE*
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Subscribing to a thread and reporting posts

1.Circled red is the subscribe to a thread.

2.Next to 'Quote' is 'Report post' button click on that to report anything inappropriate.

3.Choose the relevant option or even add text to it to explain the report.


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Reporting a user on their profile.

On the users profile, click on 'Report User' at the bottom of their profile page:

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Moving a picture to the trash

1. Go to the album which has the picture(s) you want to trash.

2. Click on the pencil.


3. You’ll notice a drop-down menu appears.

4. Click on 'Move' then choose 'Trash'.

5. Choose 'Move Selected to.'

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Uploading videos/photos

There are a couple of menus to upload pictures but I will show you this way.

1. On your profile choose upload photo (or video)


2.Choose the photo section you want to upload to. (If you upload to the irrelevant section, you may get suspended)


3.Select your album to upload to.


4.Click on the 'browse' button and select the pictures (or video) from your computer.


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Hope this helps you, if not, tell me what's up and I'll show you.

Posted: Aug 4, 2010 at 13:19 Quote
Nice one, pretty well detailed

Posted: Aug 4, 2010 at 13:20 Quote
Biscuitto wrote:
Nice one, pretty well detailed


Cheers bud, took me a couple of hours to do, hope it helps new members out anyway!

Posted: Aug 4, 2010 at 14:10 Quote
Hai dude, how did u get rid of all them messages? And this guide is incredible well detailed Salute

Posted: Aug 4, 2010 at 15:08 Quote
devulge96 wrote:
Hai dude, how did u get rid of all them messages? And this guide is incredible well detailed Salute


By magic Wink and cheers bud it took me 2hours to make but worth it.

Posted: Aug 7, 2010 at 7:21 Quote
good guide, good guide man Smile

Posted: Aug 7, 2010 at 7:40 Quote
uttanutta12 wrote:
good guide, good guide man Smile



Cheers buddy tup

Posted: Feb 5, 2011 at 11:23 Quote
Updated the thread with out to change hyperlinks to text too.

Posted: Aug 25, 2011 at 2:22 Quote
Nothing on how to upload pics form your pc/laptop.

Posted: Jan 23, 2012 at 3:40 Quote
Nowt on how to upload pics from ma iPhone while on ma iPhone

Posted: Feb 21, 2012 at 14:54 Quote
Updated, apart from the iPhone bit.

Posted: Feb 21, 2012 at 20:40 Quote
I like how of all the people, you choose marquis' profile to report.

Posted: Feb 22, 2012 at 3:04 Quote
Why have some of the pics failed.

Posted: Feb 22, 2012 at 8:53 Quote
Not sure what you mean Marquis? All the pictures are working fine this end.

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