1. The Rules have been updated regarding posting as a business on TGP. Thread with details here: Thread Here
    Dismiss Notice

How do you embed Imgur Albums?

Discussion in '"How To" Tips for the new Software' started by Mickey_C, Mar 26, 2016.

  1. Mickey_C

    Mickey_C The Original Racketeer Gold Supporting Member

    Messages:
    1,528
    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2003
    Location:
    Sedona, AZ
    I can't figure it out, and I searched like a bandit looking for drugs - I can't figure it out!

    I can tell you that this doesn't work:

    EDIT:

    Actually it helped me. Go figure...

    You surround it in media blocks.

     
  2. nl128

    nl128 Silver Supporting Member

    Messages:
    1,617
    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2011
    Location:
    Outside Philadelphia
  3. nl128

    nl128 Silver Supporting Member

    Messages:
    1,617
    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2011
    Location:
    Outside Philadelphia
    I used this thread as a test I was having trouble too
     
  4. dojoe

    dojoe Member

    Messages:
    21
    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2011
    Location:
    SoCal
    surround "what???" in media blocks? A full example (text example) will HELP !!!
     
  5. dojoe

    dojoe Member

    Messages:
    21
    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2011
    Location:
    SoCal
  6. Simon

    Simon Supporting Member

    Messages:
    5,414
    Joined:
    May 16, 2006
    Location:
    SW Michigan
    When You go to copy it gives you I think 5 options, which is best for TGP?
     
  7. BadMojo

    BadMojo Supporting Member

    Messages:
    239
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2017
    Location:
    Maryland
  8. John Vasco

    John Vasco Member

    Messages:
    1,397
    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2011
    Location:
    Norwich, previously Liverpool
    When you call up the photo, this appears (using a screen print to show you the options):
    [​IMG]

    Then you block the fifth down (BBCode) and press Ctrl and 'C' together, or simply click on 'Copy' alongside that option.

    Then in your posting pane, you press Ctrl and 'V' (as I have done) and you get the above.

    Hope this clarifies things for you.
     
    Simon and Tommy Biggs like this.
  9. Campfired

    Campfired Gold Supporting Member

    Messages:
    15,682
    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2006
    Location:
    Nutmeg State
    Thanks! With Imgur for singular images I've just used the Direct Link option, and that works OK. The BBCode suggestion for albums is much appreciated.
     

Share This Page