new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

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new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by jamescarruthers » Mon May 29, 2017 4:19 pm

Can only add pictures in certain forums
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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by jamescarruthers » Mon May 29, 2017 4:22 pm

Please delete this. I was trying to add photos as it only seemed possible in this forum area. But it now says picture file is too big (>2MB) when it isn't (is 1.7MB)
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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by jamescarruthers » Mon May 29, 2017 4:25 pm

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Resized 'em my end.
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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by xantia_v6 » Mon May 29, 2017 5:26 pm

If you have a problem like that, clear your browser cache for this site. hit ctrl-f5 on a PC, or find the menu option in the browser on a device without a keyboard.

The problem is because your browser had cached some elements of the site with the old software version, which need to be cleared for the new version to display properly.

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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by jamescarruthers » Tue May 30, 2017 1:53 pm

All fixed, thanks for the technical support.
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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by jamescarruthers » Tue May 30, 2017 1:58 pm

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Just done a 2CV tour of Paris! Brilliant! No BX's in sight!
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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by xantia_v6 » Tue May 30, 2017 2:17 pm

Nice picture, Did she come with the tour?

I didn't know that the 2CV tours were still operating with the clean air zone in force.

BTW, I had not mentioned that the size limit on uploaded pictures has (for most purposes) been removed. Any uploaded picture that is too large will be automatically re-sized.

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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by Tim Leech » Tue May 30, 2017 3:01 pm

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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by greendale65 » Wed May 31, 2017 8:29 am

Hi, i've got the same problem
need help.

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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by xantia_v6 » Wed May 31, 2017 9:16 am

greendale65 wrote:
Wed May 31, 2017 8:29 am
Hi, i've got the same problem
need help.
Have you tried clearing your browser cache?

This can be done with ctrl-f5 on a PC browser, or if on a mobile device, it is somewhere in the menus.

I am sorry that this is happening, but it is due to the way that the software designers updated the page formatting.

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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by jamescarruthers » Wed May 31, 2017 11:32 am

xantia_v6 wrote:
Tue May 30, 2017 2:17 pm
Nice picture, Did she come with the tour?

I didn't know that the 2CV tours were still operating with the clean air zone in force.


Yes, the 2CV tours are still in force. I do wonder if they have a special permit as there are NO old cars in Paris at all and we only saw our own 2CV and one in the evening (with magnificent yellow lights!). Saw a rare 3.0HDi C6 but that's it so far!

It's Rachel's birthday so we are doing Paris. Pleased I managed to get a bit of Citroen into the holiday.

Sorry your Tech support forum has gone off topic with my holiday adventures!
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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by xantia_v6 » Wed May 31, 2017 12:27 pm

jamescarruthers wrote:
Wed May 31, 2017 11:32 am
Sorry your Tech support forum has gone off topic with my holiday adventures!

Thats OK, just pleased to see it working.

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Re: new forum update causing this weird behaviour!

Post by Defender110 » Wed May 31, 2017 1:11 pm

Did exactly the same for me when I opened it in chrome but was alright in IE, I've now done the tech tip and all fine again.

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