- May 10, 2018
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Hi there and welcome to the Forum Images Guide.
This guide is designed to help you understand how to attach photos to your threads.
It will also discuss the common screen capture applications and how to use them.
If you choose to use Lightshot, the first thing you're gonna want to do is download the application below.
Step 1: Press "PrntScr" on your Keyboard. This will make your screen darker, to allow you to take a screenshot.
*For Macs, you'll have to set a hotkey in Lightshot Preferences (Example)
If you choose to use Gyazo, the first thing you're gonna want to do is download the application below.
Step 1: Click on the Gyazo Icon, this will bring up a selector.
*The browser link is not the direct link. Please follow the steps below.
If you choose to use Tinypic, the first thing you're gonna want to do is visit the website below.
Step 1: Choose Your File/Link and Upload it.
*If you're uploading a link, Please be sure to select "URL" for the File Type and paste the Link under "URL".
*Link must be in .png/.jpg.
Spoilers are a very good way to make your thread look cleaner.
Usually, this is used for very large photos or if you have a lengthy thread with numerous photos.
Below is how you add a spoiler.
Step 1: Click "Insert" and select "Spoiler"
Hyperlinks are a very good way to avoid messy links on your thread.
Usually, this is used for redirecting someone to another thread or website.
Below is how you add a Hyperlink.
Step 1: Type the word/sentence you wish to hyperlink and highlight it.
*You can also format (Bold/Italicize/Underline) this text so it's easily noticeable!