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Old 06-03-2012, 06:43 AM   #1
aussiepuppy
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Smile how to paste an image of the computer screen into a forum post


Hi, I wish to submit a post related to a problem I am having. To effectively state my problem I need to place images of the computer screen showing messages coming from the computer.
QUESTION: how do add images to my post or paste images of a computer screen into the post? Thanks for your help
 
Old 06-03-2012, 08:14 AM   #2
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Hi, welcome to LQ.

Begin your post, then click the "Go advanced" button at the bottom of it, then click the "attachment" icon (with the paperclip) in the toolbar of the post.

In the "Manage Attachments" window click "Browse", select the file you want to attach then click "Upload" and close this window.

Not all file types are authorized so rename text files appending ".txt" to the name.

Adding images whose name end in .gif or .png for instance is fine.

Last edited by Didier Spaier; 06-03-2012 at 08:19 AM.
 
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Old 06-03-2012, 09:31 PM   #3
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Thanks Didier - I was not reading the steps correctly. I am good now, thanks
 
  


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