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Old 12-04-2012, 03:01 PM   #4171
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Take that, get the actual image URL (right click, "copy image url"), and put that in an img tag.
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:01 PM   #4172
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If I click on "copy shortcut" I get
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/fyzhkv4cw0a6am1/Izc5V0riEB/PB020009.JPG






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Take that, get the actual image URL (right click, "copy image url"), and put that in an img tag.
I'm just not getting this. What should I right click on?

If I left click the URL above (in orange) I get the image in a new tab.

Nothing in that tab that I can right click gives me a "copy image url" option.
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Old 12-04-2012, 08:55 PM   #4173
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I'm just not getting this. What should I right click on?
On the image when it's loaded at dropbox.com. But I notice it isn't loading consistently with referers. Defainltey move it to your "public" folder. Maybe it'll work better from there.
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Old 12-05-2012, 12:23 AM   #4174
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If I right click on the image in the DB folder in my computer I can click on Dropbox but then my choices are "Browse on Dropbox website", "share link" and "View previous version". There are no previous versions.
That's because it isn't in the public folder. If it is in the public folder, go to the DB folder on your computer (not on the DB website), right-click, and you will see the "copy public link" option.
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:15 AM   #4175
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That's because it isn't in the public folder. If it is in the public folder, go to the DB folder on your computer (not on the DB website), right-click, and you will see the "copy public link" option.
I created a public folder at my DB site and copied the photos from my friends DB site to mine.

Below are screen shots of what I get when I right click on a photo in my computer DB Public folder and at the DB site.

The screenshots were uploaded to Photobucket and the photo below was also uploaded to Photobucket from the DB folder in my computer. That works and might be what I have to do.








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Old 12-05-2012, 08:58 AM   #4176
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Public Link

Or maybe this from the DB help explains something.


Please note: New Dropbox accounts created after October 4, 2012 no longer have a Public folder. Don't worry! Every account created prior to this date will still have a Public folder. If you would like to enable a Public folder on a new account, see the instructions below (Creating a Public folder).
However, all the extra functionality provided by the Public folder is now accessible anywhere in your Dropbox. Now all you need to do to share and preview files and folders in your Dropbox is select Share link via your computers, phones, and tablets. Take a look at Dropbox links here or go to this article to see how it works.
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Old 12-05-2012, 08:59 AM   #4177
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Sorry, it works from my account. Looks like DB ended hotlinking for new users starting Aug 1.
http://facepunch.com/showthread.php?t=1191208

It seems you're out of luck.
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Old 12-05-2012, 09:42 AM   #4178
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Old 12-05-2012, 11:31 AM   #4179
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Sorry, it works from my account. Looks like DB ended hotlinking for new users starting Aug 1.
http://facepunch.com/showthread.php?t=1191208

It seems you're out of luck.
Actually you can still do it, but it is cumbersome especially compared to Photobucket.

I right clicked on the image in the slide show and did a "copy image location" but then I still had to either use the image icon or type the [IMG] [/IMG] manually.

With Photobucket it's one click to copy and one to paste and your done.

I did get a trial sub to Smugmug, but it doesn't seem as simple to use as Photobucket. I'll spend a little time with it and see if I like it better.

Thanks to you and tedder for the help.
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Old 12-06-2012, 02:29 PM   #4180
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Old 12-06-2012, 02:34 PM   #4181
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Old 12-10-2012, 11:53 AM   #4182
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Old 12-11-2012, 08:33 AM   #4183
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Old 12-11-2012, 04:33 PM   #4184
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Old 12-13-2012, 11:23 AM   #4185
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Sig line

OK

My old sig line was LONG, mostly due to spacing, which was made up of full stops.

Like this:
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I was trying to add a third qute, couldn't, then my sig line disappeared entirely.

Have restrictions been placed on sig line length?

Was it because my sig line was e x t r e m e l y spaced out?

Have tried to restore a briefer version of the original, have consulted the "how to" posts, and now seem to have squat.

So...


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