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Ciaran Whyte is off-line
10 October 2010 15:33
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The shots I have uploaded to PS appear to have been blown up, obviously to the detriment of quality. This is the original



The image which is uploaded looks OK too if you go to the exact URL of it (http://www.purestorm.com/z-images13/imageupload14/ciaran_2174806.jpg)



But clicking on the image to bring up the image view window, it looks awful. Am I doing something wrong?

[URL]http://www.purestorm.com/image.aspx?i=651992&u=ciaran[/Url]



Comment : Please note the Image Upload instructions - your original is too high :-
Tip: If your images have a width of 895px or less and a height of 760px or less then no image compression will take place
Your original is 800 x 533 pixels so has been compressed

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10 October 2010 15:36
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Grrr... And it seems you can't edit a post if you're using an iPad?


Comment : Purestorm Mobile is designed to try to give maximum cross-platform compatibility
but we cannot guarantee full functionality across all browser, device and operating systems types

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10 October 2010 16:27
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Quote from ciaran
Grrr... And it seems you can't edit a post if you're using an iPad?




If you go to the forum settings page and turn of the rich text editor you should be able to edit posts on your Ipad
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10 October 2010 16:44
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Some browsers automatically resize images and when you roll over them a magnifying glass appears allowing you to click on the image to see the full size. I know both IE and Firefox do this but you can disable this in the settings
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Ciaran Whyte is off-line
10 October 2010 16:52
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Thanks for the help Matt. I tried it on two browsers on two different OS's. I appreciate the help. It's certainly appreciated more than the standard email I received. I've removed my images and downgraded my account. If I can not showcase my images correctly, I'd rather not have them displayed.

Strangely though, the images seem to still hosted on your server?

Thanks again for the help and tips.
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