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#1 Jove

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Posted 20 August 2008 - 03:30 PM

If I may and I know that it is possible someone has suggested this before, . . but it would be really great if BC had an Image upload that can work directly from your PC, other services have this,

Is it expensive or elaborate ? Am I asking to much, . . . probably, I just thought it was a controversial and provocative suggestion !

May I ask why we don't have this here ?

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Posted 20 August 2008 - 04:25 PM

For security reasons BC does not enable direct uploads of images to the forum. Pics can be embedded with nasties so, it is best not to allow that.

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Posted 21 August 2008 - 04:21 AM

You can upload an avatar from your pc. Could this not be abused, or does the size restriction make this impossible?

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Posted 21 August 2008 - 08:08 PM

I think it must mainly be because of storage restraints. Think about if only 100 people added a 3MB jpeg every day. You'd be using up gigabytes in no time. I'm just guesstimating but that may double our day-by-day storage use.
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