Images?

Sorry for a new thread, but I was not able (allowed?) to add comments to any of the existing threads. I pushed the buttons but nothing happened. Anyway, here's the deal. I've seen several comments that the original plan to only show "secondary images" to pro accounts has been reversed, and that now all accounts will be able to view all images. I guess that depends on your definition of "view". Currently I can only view thumbnails of ANY images -- I have no idea what you mean by "secondary" images. Even instructables I looked at two days ago now have no large (useful) images. What gives? It's bad enough that I no longer can save the PDFs, but this make the whole site worthless. I'm ready to drop my membership and stop being a fan on facebook, because as of yesterday your posts and emails are spam to me.

Topic by AdHd   |  last reply


Images

I frequently upload images that look right to me, but that are rotated on instructables. Is it possible either for )instructables to recognize exif information or )for instructables to implement a rotate-r? muchos gracias! *

Topic by stasterisk   |  last reply


images

For some reason whenever i go into an instructable the pictures arnt working can anyone help/explain that?

Topic by ich bin ein pyro   |  last reply


custom image

I have made an image on microsoft word to use as the image for my profile, when i update it shows a link and not my image. what am i doing wrong? and how can i upload my image?

Topic by King_Banana   |  last reply


No Image Notes? Answered

I can add and edit image notes in the editor but they don't show up in the published Instructable. I'm running Chrome.

Question by OptimumAlliance   |  last reply


Main Image?

I'm trying to upload a video and everytime I do it tells me that I do not have a main image. I have a profile picture but don't know what else that would mean?

Question by leah.skelton   |  last reply


Main Image

When I created this instructable https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Highway-Paracord-Bracelet/, I used the first image(of this question) as the main image. I have a better image now and would like to change it. I tried changing it, but it only shows it from inside the instructable. It doesn't show it from the search. Please help! Thanks

Topic by BenjiDaa   |  last reply


Image Notes

I can't get the image notes to work! Can someone help me???

Topic by Hello Kitty   |  last reply


Profile Image

Maybe it's just me, but I'm noticing their is a LOT of people with no profile image. I would love to find and/or make a profile image for somebody who needs one or wants a different one. I'll go as far to design it from scratch, or you can just have me put your username on it, or if your lazy I can just find a really neat one on the internet for you. If you want me to design one for you but don't have specific specifications for how you want it, you can simply leave a comment telling me some of your interests, and I'll try to find one that will represent you well. If you don't want to leave a comment, feel free to PM me.

Topic by LoneWolf   |  last reply


Image Bug?

Last night there was a bad image bug.. every image said it Wasn't Found. It is OK now, but kiteman said other where having the problem, and they still might. I don't get it... not found?

Topic by Atomman 


Image Size

I'm trying to do an Instructable with Excel, but whenever I upload screenshots into Flickr or just directly to the instructable, the full preview makes them all fuzzy and small. How do I enlarge the picture so people can actually see them? I've tried Photoshop to enlarge them, but it didn't help, and I am not a Pro Member, is that why? Thanks!

Topic by tinstructable   |  last reply


pdf images

Just today, I am no longer able to see images in pdf versions of the instructable, the images are still there for individual viewing though!

Topic by lehmannheinz   |  last reply


'Image not found'

On some instructables and avatars and other things alike the images are saying 'Image not found'. I don't know if this is a bug or not, but any help?

Topic by Hiyadudez   |  last reply


images not changing?

When ever i click on any image it loads but its the same picture over and over again!

Question by cucmucy2   |  last reply


Image not found

I'm working on a new instructable, and today I'm not seeing a lot of the images. They worked fine, yesterday. Today, I'm seeing "Image not found".https://www.instructables.com/id/EO16IF2FR1239XY

Topic by jdege   |  last reply


Hero Images?

One thing that I like the most in instructables site is the amazing hero images at contest section. Can you make a tutorial of how to make images like that?

Question by GhazInstruct   |  last reply


Uploading images Answered

When you post a comment and you choose images from your library, is it possible to get images from the internet or do you have do upload from your computer?

Question by FrenchFrog   |  last reply


No Images in PDFs

When I click the PDF link on an Instructable, the resulting file doesn't seem to contain any of the associated images.

Topic by jah5150 


Image notes

I have found a little bug that is very frustrating to me. The issue is with trying to see the image notes from an instructable. I have noticed that when you hold your cursor over an image, a box comes up that has the name of the step that the picture is on. The problem is that this box covers up the image note that I’m trying to read. I have to move the cursor off of the picture and then hold the cursor on a part of the image that does not have any notes until the box shows up, then go to a image note to read.  Fixing this issue will be greatly appreciated.

Topic by shaggs31   |  last reply


no notes on images?

When I make an instructable I can never make those yellow note-boxes that appear on images. I drag my mouse on the image like you should (yea I'm using the correct image...) but it just gives me a little circle with slash through it symbol as my mouse. is this a firefox problem?

Topic by berky93   |  last reply


Image maps

I was wondering if someone can tell me how create image maps. I noticed that some of the instructables have images with rectangular areas, which one can click on to get more information. I want to know, how to do it. Thanks so much.

Topic by kabira   |  last reply


Satellite images.

Does anybody know where i can get highly detailed satellite images? Higher than google. Google has this thing that you can pay $20 to get better quality, but to me that seems like a rip off. Anyone know any places to get better pictures? Thanks

Topic by LinuxH4x0r   |  last reply


JPEG images

My JPEGimages keep changing to GIFimages after I have Uploaded them. HELP!!!!!

Topic by SLDxRaPiiDZz   |  last reply


Images in the Instructions

To whom this may concern, an administrator or another customer/user of this site, I have a free account, and i know that i can't do things like download pdf's, though i didn't have a problem going through each page and read online, though now, i'm unable to see the multiple images concerning each section of instruction pertaining to the demonstration of the instructions, My questions is: has the free account been demoted by taking away the image viewing privileges?

Topic by thewildnative   |  last reply


Embedding Images?

Can anyone direct me to a resource on how I might be able to embed images in the text portion of an instructable instead of the standard way of just attaching them to a step by dragging amd dropping to the top of each step? I'd very interested in how the great mikeasaurus has been doing his Instructables recently. As an example check out this one https://www.instructables.com/id/Name-Puzzle/ That format just looks so much better for certain projects and if he can do it there must be a way.

Topic by TeacherMike   |  last reply


profile images

(sunday june 13, 2010. 23:46 pst) just happened to notice that if you update your profile picture it removes all previous viewable pictures (shown as thumbnails under your main profile pic) and replaces it with the most current selected. not sure if this is intended. I kind of liked seeing older pictures, but can see how this way is cleaner too.

Topic by mikeasaurus   |  last reply


Image Problems

Hey everyone, I just joined today. I was working on my first instructable, I tried to uplad an animated gif I made showing what it does. Well the gif is bugging out, and I can't figure out how to delete it from my library. So two questions: 1. Can animated gif's be uploaded somehow that won't mess them up? 2. How can I delete things from my library? PS: Is this the right place to post this?

Topic by zuixro   |  last reply


Image Problems

Hey everyone, I just joined today. I was working on my first instructable, I tried to uplad an animated gif I made showing what it does. Well the gif is bugging out, and I can't figure out how to delete it from my library. So two questions: 1. Can animated gif's be uploaded somehow that won't mess them up? 2. How can I delete things from my library? PS: Is this the right place to post this?

Topic by oshihari   |  last reply


Edit Images Profile/Images Not Working

Edit profile image and accessing available images in library are not currently working. Click and nothing happens From any URL it decides to land me on still get same issue https://www.instructables.com/member/MrRedBeard/?cb=1485832058 https://www.instructables.com/member/MrRedBeard/ Browser: Chrome Ver 55 OS: Win 10 HTTPS, but requested an insecure script 'https://www.instructables.com/static/drag_editor/deploy/uploader.html5.min.65.js'. This request has been blocked; the content must be served over HTTPS. In addition I'm getting Javascript Errors and Mixed Content Warnings http/https Uncaught ReferenceError: ibles is not defined     at child.showDesktopUploader (member-3461ed7a.js:2)     at Object. (member-3461ed7a.js:2)     at c (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:2)     at Object.add [as done] (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:2)     at Object.fetchUploaderScripts (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:16)     at Array. (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:16)     at c (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:2)     at Object.add [as done] (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:2)     at Object.fetchUploaderTemplates (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:16)     at Object.fetchUploader (base-desktop-bs2-0e06bd33.js:16)

Topic by MrRedBeard 


Image annotations running off of image, not displaying

Image annotations are being lost either by being below or beyond the edge if the image they relate to. This has only happened since the new image display system was implemented. The old image system allowed annotations to run below and of the side of an image, where as the new one crops the text to fit only over the image. The old image annotation system also wrapped the text after a number of characters, where as the new system allows text to run on indefinably  Users can manually insert line breaks in the annotations with the new system (not possible with the old system), however for old instructables this introduces the problem of annotations running off the image and being unreadable. This appears to be on every instructable, providing there are annotations on the images, and the annotations are long enough, or positioned such that they run past the edge, or bottom of the image. An example of this is: https://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-enclosure-with-high-cat-walktunnel-utilizes-/ On this instructable there are examples of both running of the edge of an image, and falling off the bottom. It also shows an exception to the problem, the first image allows the annotation to go beyond the boundary of the image, but all subsequent images have the issue.

Topic by RandomIdeaMan   |  last reply


Adding images to 'ables from Image library

Is there a way to add images to the 'ables from image library

Topic by ramhardikar   |  last reply


Opera bug: image notes and multiple images

Hello, I am using the browser Opera 11.61. Since a few weeks, when i look at an ible, there are 2 things that are not working at all.  first of them, is the notes in the pictures, those yellow squares. none is showing even when i know they should be there. in the source code i can find it so they should be there. second is that i cant open multiple pictures in 1 step. i can click what i want on them but i just cant open them. both of these things work on chrome or internet explorer.  i dont know if this is fixable, but i really hope it is! 

Topic by mbreukel   |  last reply


Adding Text to an Image

I am going to be entering one of the competitions and would like to know how I add text to describe the image? I can see you can place a text box onto the image but will that be on the image once published? How do people get the text to read below the image? Thanks for the help.

Topic by FingerSweets   |  last reply


Image not appearing in Slideshow

Https://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap_Human_Power_kickstand_for_the_Mundo/There are supposed to be 4 images in this slideshow. But only three appear. In edit mode there are four. But only three appear in the slideshow after repeatedly saving and publishing. The image here is the one that won't appear. It's from Flickr

Topic by fossilfool 


Image + Opera bug

When visiting a Instructable, (Ex. below), the images at the bottom won't change when clicking on them using Opera 9.50. It happens with any instructable, not just the one below.

Topic by L815   |  last reply


Incorrect Thumbnail image

In my Quik Shawl (Chop) Stick the thumbnail image is incorrect.  I deleted that image from my library on Jan 5, 2014; before publishing the instructable today.  I had made many versions since I deleted the current Thumbnail image.  Yet it is appearing as the thumbnail.  I do not want that image as the first image seen.  The cover image should be the Thumbnail image. I am using Window XP. Firefox ESR 24.2.0 I just remembered during the editing of the instructable I clicked the Try The New Editor! button.  After I finished making edits and closed the instructable then went back in for edits I was no longer using the new editor.  Thank you in-advance for your help.

Topic by ezman   |  last reply


Image note bug

It seems anybody can leave image notes on anybody's forum images. I haven't checked project images.

Topic by Kiteman   |  last reply


Image upload not working?

I just tried to create my first instructable but I can't seem to upload an image. Or rather, when I select an image file then click upload I get a progress indicator that goes from 0% to 100%. After it gets to 100% I see a grey progress bar for a fraction of a second then nothing happens, no image, just the page exactly as it was before. As I've never done this before I don't know whether I'm doing something wrong or whether it's a bug. Also, I tried dragging an image to the white box in the middle of the page. That crashed the browser. I'm using Pale Moon and the image is a jpeg <1Mb.

Topic by Chris Dancer   |  last reply


Image Notes Misaligned

I added image notes to a photo via Firefox 4 on this page:  https://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Daft-Punk-Coffee-TableDisplay/step7/Music-Synchronization/.  It's the 3rd photo.  The boxes are all in the wrong place, shifted upward, when viewed on the Instructable.  However, n the editor, they're perfectly aligned.

Topic by lincomatic   |  last reply


image upload unavailable

I have been trying to upload photos since yesterday. It just says unable, due to server maintenance.

Topic by SlickSqueegie   |  last reply


Author image stuck?

I think my author image and stats card is stuck. I know it should probably be showing at least 100 more views than it currently is and it is not showing my change of avatar. Nothing huge, just thought it should be pointed out.

Topic by The Ideanator   |  last reply


Annoying image bug

When I am looking at my image library as I write up a project, sometimes the enlarged thumbnails follow me around the page, stick, cover what I am trying to do, and won't go away until I click on another thumbnail and persuade it to "stick" somewhere less annoying.

Topic by Kiteman   |  last reply


Title in Primary Images

Dear Instructables Authors, Does anyone find the current trend of putting the title of an ible in the primary image as visually offending as I do? The format of the site puts the title right below the image in a concise and legible manner that doesn't interfere with the image of the project. Why clutter your image with unnecessary (often poorly chosen) typography? Please stop. Sincerely, Aesthetically Repulsed

Topic by Brooklyntonia   |  last reply


Image quality problem

I take screen shots with Snagit and the files are just fine but whenever i upload them the quality drops considerably.  I've tried JPEG's and PNG's but they both produce the same result.  Normally i wouldn't care but the quality drop is so horrendous the data is unreadable.  I sent an email to support but they stopped responding after I informed them that both file types suck.  Even the provided capture is bad but hopefully you can tell the difference between the two.  Please help

Topic by mangomango   |  last reply


Image notes not saved

I thought I post here after having posted this a question. It's rather just a bug report to tell what system I'm running so the admins know. The image notes don't get saved and the circling thing indicating that the page is saving the comment just goes on forever. My PC is a laptop (about 3 years old) running Win7 64bit with the current IE (not the latest beta one).

Topic by Mike73   |  last reply


Image Library Problem

Strange error when trying to do anything with some images.  Can't view the image library, upload excetera.  My IE 8 gives me this error: Webpage error details User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; Trident/4.0; GTB6.4; SLCC2; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; Media Center PC 6.0) Timestamp: Mon, 29 Mar 2010 22:30:24 UTC Message: Expected identifier, string or number Line: 584 Char: 5 Code: 0 URI: https://www.instructables.com/upload If this means anything to someone...let me know! Dan

Topic by Nano_Burger   |  last reply


Notes on images not saving

I was going back through my instructable and found that some of the notes I had written were gone. I thought maybe I messed up and didn't save them so I reentered the text. When I previewed it again they were gone again. I've since tried the old editor, new editor, saving every time I make a tag and its hit or miss. It seems that if the image only has one note on it there is not a problem but as soon as you add more it doesn't work. I haven't been able to successfully add 3 notes to one image yet and it seems that it is random as to which 2 or the 3 gets to stay. This is my first instructable and as much as I love this site I don't know whether I want to go through the ordeal of making another article. Anybody else see this issue?

Topic by jphphotography   |  last reply


Image Annotations Not Displaying

I am finding that I no longer see image annotations on Instructables. This happens regardless of browser, and is reproducible on two computers (both running Win 7). It does not seem to matter if I am logged in. The annotations are still present if I view my own Instructables in "Edit" mode, but I cannot see them when normally viewing my (or any other) Instructables. Is this a known issue?

Topic by LynxSys   |  last reply


Uploaded image is not rotated

I uploaded several photos for my Instructable (https://www.instructables.com/id/Game-board-for-Settlers-of-Catan/). All were taken with my iPhone. One is in portrait mode. When I preview the photo with Irfanview on my PC it is correctly oriented. When I view the photo on Instructables it is rotated 90 degrees to the left. I infer that the iPhone puts some kind of rotation command in the file. Irfanview correctly handles this while the Instructables site does not. Cheers, Jim Schrempp

Topic by jschrempp   |  last reply


Looking for an iconic Image

Hey, I'm hoping people here will be able to help me. I'm writing my final year design dissertation about making, hacking and modding culture and I'm looking for some really interesting, dynamic images to use.  I'm looking for images that you think sum up the culture of making and hacking. I'm really interested in seeing what people think the essence of the culture is all about. Preferably I'd like them to be your own images and high resolution as I'd love to put them into my dissertation.  thank you very much for any suggestions.

Topic by Monk   |  last reply