Now Getting "Error Uploading File" From Hard Drive

Discussion in 'Help and Support Desk' started by OV, Sep 17, 2015.

  1. OV

    OV Rapscallion

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    .. over the last several days. I have tried uploading a file I've previously successfully uploaded just to see if the problem was on my end.. and that one didn';t upload either.

    Any suggestions or thoughts why all of the sudden I am unable to upload graphics from disk?

    TIA
     
  2. Mr Sinister

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    What do you mean upload it where into your attachments folder here ?
     
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    OV Rapscallion

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    Upload a graphic file directly from my hard drive to post... never was a problem before
     
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    i dunno man i no there is a size limit on what we can upload as attachments so all i can think is that the file is to big
     
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    Dlist Well-Known Member VIP

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    I seem to recall that we have limits on PMs, then you have to delete some. Maybe clear out some of your attachments OV and see if that works.
     
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  6. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    can you upload to tinypic so we can take a look at the file?
     
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  7. OV

    OV Rapscallion

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    thanks everybody.. and dawg, sure I can.. here are two I posted to tinypic since last night after the upload file function rejected both and others per this msg:

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    and another one I added on to last nite.. you might appreciate

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  8. dawg

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    Testing...

    a5dris.jpg
     
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    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Bro, i get this error all the time myself, it usually results from a corrupt file or it has a format that the server does not completely understand. What i do in those cases is open the file in Gimp and export it as a new file, this clears it up every single time.

    Also, a file name that is too long will be rejected.
     
  10. OV

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    Hey guys thanks for your inputs.

    (As usual for me) this turned out to be "user error." I never realized I hadn't logged off the firefox proxy I was using elsewhere which automatically logs me off dawg - at least as far as attachments are concerned. All's well again :up:
     
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