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General Tips Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Vista Forums

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Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Vista Forums How to Upload and Post a Screenshot and File in Vista Forums
This will show you how to upload, attach, and post a screenshot, image, or a file in your post here at Vista Forums.
Published by Brink Category: General Tips 
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How to Upload and Post a Screenshot and File in Vista Forums
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This will show you how to upload, attach, and post a screenshot, image, or a file in your post here at Vista Forums.
How to Upload and Post a Screenshot and File in Vista Forums

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This tutorial will show you how to upload, attach, and post a screenshot, image, or a file in your post here at Vista Forums.

CONTENTS:



OPTION ONE
To Insert Image into Post

1. Do step 2 or step 3 below for how you want to insert an image into your post.​
2. Drag and drop the image from your computer to where you want into your post, and go to step 8 below. (see screenshot below)​
Drag_and_drop.jpg

3. Place the cursor in your post where you want to insert the image at, click/tap on the Insert image (Ctrl+P) button on the toolbar of your post, and go to step 4 below. (see screenshot below)​
Insert_image-1.jpg

4. Do step 5 (drop) or step 6 (click) below for which option you want to use.​
5. Drag and drop the image from your computer into the Drop Image box, and go to step 8 below. (see screenshot below)​
Insert_image-2.jpg

6. Click/tap on the Drop Image box. (see screenshot below)​
Insert_image-3.jpg

7. Browse to and select the image you want to insert, click/tap on Open, and go to step 8 below. (see screenshot below)​
Insert_image-4.jpg

8. Select the now attached image in your post, and select if you want a Thumbnail (recommended) or Full image version of this image. (see screenshot below)​
Insert_image-5.jpg

9. If you want to add a link to the image, then click/tap on the image in your post, and click/tap on the Insert link icon. (see screenshot below)​
Insert_image-6a.jpg

A) Type the URL address you want for the link, and click/tap on Insert. (see screenshots below)​

Insert_image-6b.jpg Insert_image-6c.jpg

10. When you are ready to submit your post, click/tap on the Post reply button. (see screenshots below)​
Post_reply-1.jpg Insert_image-7.jpg







OPTION TWO
To Attach Files to Post

1. Click/tap on the Attach files button at the bottom left of the post box. (see screenshots below)​
Attach_files-1.jpg

2. Browse to and select the file you want to attach, and click/tap on Open. (see screenshot below)​
Attach_files-2.jpg

3. Do step 4 (file) or step 5 (image) below depending on what type of file you uploaded to attach.​
4. If you uploaded a file, you will now see it listed at the bottom. Go to step 6 below. (see screenshot below)​
Attach_files-3.jpg

5. If you uploaded an image, place the cursor in your post where you want to insert the image, select if you want a Thumbnail (recommended) or Full image version of this image, and go to step 9 in Option One above. (see screenshots below)​
Attach_files-4.jpg Attach_files-5.jpg

6. When you are ready to submit your post, click/tap on the Post reply button. (see screenshots below)​
Post_reply-2.jpg Attach_files-6.jpg



That's it,
Shawn
 
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    Intel i7-8700K 5 GHz
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    ASUS Maximus X Code Z370
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    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
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    Logitech Z625 speaker system,
    Logitech BRIO 4K Pro webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB6190 cable modem,
    APC SMART-UPS RT 1000 XL - SURT1000XLI,
    Lumia 1520 phone
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    i7-7500U @ 2.70 GHz
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    16 GB DDR4-2133
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    NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
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    Conexant ISST Audio
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americancritic

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#2
Hello Shawn awesome tutorial. This will be a lot of help for newbie's as well as members. Great work


Tom
 

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    8 Gigs of Ram/DDR2 PC2-6400 MB/sec
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    NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430
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    Intergrated Realtex ALC888S Audio
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    LG W40 series widescreen
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    1600 X 900
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    1 640 GB Sata transfer rating: 3.0 Gb/sec speed: 7200 RPM
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    HP Multimedia Keyboard
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Brink

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#3
Thank you Tom. :)
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Manufacturer/Model
    Custom
    CPU
    Intel i7-8700K 5 GHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS Maximus X Code Z370
    Memory
    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
    Sound Card
    Integrated Digital Audio (S/PDIF)
    Monitor(s) Displays
    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2,
    256GB OCZ Vector,
    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
    8TB WD MyCloudEX2Ultra NAS
    PSU
    Seasonic Prime Titanium 850W
    Case
    Thermaltake Core P3
    Cooling
    Corsair Hydro H115i
    Mouse
    Logitech MX Master
    Keyboard
    Logitech wireless K800
    Internet Speed
    300 Mb/s Download and 30 Mb/s Upload
    Other Info
    Logitech Z625 speaker system,
    Logitech BRIO 4K Pro webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB6190 cable modem,
    APC SMART-UPS RT 1000 XL - SURT1000XLI,
    Lumia 1520 phone
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Envy Y0F94AV
    CPU
    i7-7500U @ 2.70 GHz
    Memory
    16 GB DDR4-2133
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
    Sound Card
    Conexant ISST Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" UHD IPS touch
    Screen Resolution
    3480 x 2160
    Hard Drives
    512 GB M.2 SSD

Brink

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#4
Tutorial now updated. :)
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Manufacturer/Model
    Custom
    CPU
    Intel i7-8700K 5 GHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS Maximus X Code Z370
    Memory
    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
    Sound Card
    Integrated Digital Audio (S/PDIF)
    Monitor(s) Displays
    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2,
    256GB OCZ Vector,
    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
    8TB WD MyCloudEX2Ultra NAS
    PSU
    Seasonic Prime Titanium 850W
    Case
    Thermaltake Core P3
    Cooling
    Corsair Hydro H115i
    Mouse
    Logitech MX Master
    Keyboard
    Logitech wireless K800
    Internet Speed
    300 Mb/s Download and 30 Mb/s Upload
    Other Info
    Logitech Z625 speaker system,
    Logitech BRIO 4K Pro webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB6190 cable modem,
    APC SMART-UPS RT 1000 XL - SURT1000XLI,
    Lumia 1520 phone
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Envy Y0F94AV
    CPU
    i7-7500U @ 2.70 GHz
    Memory
    16 GB DDR4-2133
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
    Sound Card
    Conexant ISST Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" UHD IPS touch
    Screen Resolution
    3480 x 2160
    Hard Drives
    512 GB M.2 SSD