Trouble with the .gif files

When you are typing up comments and such, you cannot view the gifs, so i typed a comment, and my display picure is a gif, people cannot see it move. Is it my problem or...? Tell me if you can see this animating gif and in the comment I posted!

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aeromancy7 years ago
Yes, the avatar images are stationary when you post comments, but you can see the animation through your "You" page. This is true for all animations.
knex_mepalm (author)  aeromancy7 years ago
Thank You, Should I keep this forum up for others?
You see a few people who have used animated or transparent Gifs, and they only work in certain places. Using them as a main images does what you observe. So yes it it worth keeping this, but I doubt many people will bother to look for it if they find this out for themselves.

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Kiteman7 years ago
Your avatar is stationary, but the version you have posted in your OP is moving.

And damned annoying.
knex_mepalm (author)  Kiteman7 years ago
Why So?
All that flashing!

Fortunately, I use FF, so all i have to do is hit Esc to freeze an animated GIF.
knex_mepalm (author) 7 years ago
Can you see the animation? It's the same!