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How to Obtain an Avatar for Your Profile
« on: February 24, 2011, 05:23:11 PM »
How to Obtain an Avatar for Your Profile

The following tutorial will assist you to obtain and add an avatar to your profile.  

Notes:
1. The required picture size is 65 x 65 pixels. The Forum program will automatically re-size the picture if slightly larger.
2. Mac users require a slightly different process for obtaining an avatar; which is outlined after the following steps.

  • Go to 'Profile' at the top of the page. It will take you to your own profile.
  • Choose 'Forum Profile Information' from the list on left side of screen.
  • Click on the small button beside the words ‘I will upload my own picture’.
  • ’Browse’ is on your right, under the area for the picture.
  • Click on ‘Browse’ and select a picture from your photo album. *
  • The picture will appear in the box above 'Browse'.
  • Scroll to the bottom right hand size of the page.
  • Click on ‘Change Profile’, this will save your changes and avatar.
  • Unless instructed otherwise, exit Profile.

* Mac users:
You will select from Pictures or Desktop. If your picture is on iPhoto, export it to the desktop. Then follow the directions above up to and including the *. Then follow the steps below.
  • Click the picture and it will automatically load.
  • Scroll to the bottom right hand size of the page.
  • Click on ‘Change Profile’, this will save your changes and avatar.
  • Unless instructed otherwise, exit Profile.

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