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Frequently Asked Questions

Table of contents

General FAQ

Navigating the Site


 

General FAQ

Question: How Do I login?
Answer: Go to "Login", submit your username and password and check "Remember Me" so you will be logged in on the site if you should leave it.
IMPORTANT:Cookies must be enabled and the cookie from this site must not be deleted in order to use "Remember Me".
 
 
Question: Why can I not login?
Answer: Did you register and click the link that was sent to you via email?. The link will activate your account. For other login problems contact the site administrator.
 
 
Question: What if I forgot my password?
Answer: If this site has a "Forgot password" link then use it. Other than that contact the site administrator for a new password.
 
 
Question: How do I save a picture to "My Favorites"?
Answer: Click on a picture and click on the "picture info" link (Picture information); scroll down to the picture information set and click "Add to fav".
The administrator may have the "picture information" on by default.
IMPORTANT:Cookies must be enabled and the cookie from this site must not be deleted.
 
 
Question: How do I rate a file?
Answer: Click on a thumbnail and go to the bottom and choose a rating.
 
 
Question: How do I post a comment for a picture?
Answer: Click on a thumbnail and go to the bottom and post a comment.
 
 
Question: What type and size of a file can I upload?
Answer: The size and type (jpg, png, etc.) is up to the administrator.
 
 
Question: What are cookies?
Answer: Cookies are a plain text piece of data that is sent from a website and is put on to your computer.
Cookies usually allow a user to leave and return to the site without having to login again and other various chores.
 
 
Question: How can I upload a batch of images in one time?
Answer: Download the Windows registry file. Run it and follow the steps as shown
 
 

Navigating the Site

Question: What's "Album List"?
Answer: This will show you the entire category you are currently in, with a link to each album. If you are not in a category, it will show you the entire gallery with a link to each category. Thumbnails may be a link to the category.
 
 
Question: What's "Last Uploads"?
Answer: This feature shows the last uploads to the site.
 
 
Question: What's "Last Comments"?
Answer: This feature shows the last comments along with the files posted by users.
 
 
Question: What's "Most Viewed"?
Answer: This feature shows the most viewed files by all users (whether logged in or not).
 
 
Question: What's "Top Rated"?
Answer: This feature shows the top rated files rated by the users, showing the average rating (e.g: five users each gave a : the file would have an average rating of ;Five users rated the file from 1 to 5 (1,2,3,4,5) would result in an average .)
The ratings go from best (best) to worst (worst).
 
 
Question: What's "My Favorites"?
Answer: This feature will let a user store a favorite file in the cookie that was sent to your computer.