So I tried to upload an animated GIF to my profile pic, yet it wasn't animated. Am I doing something wrong? Do I have to use another format rather than GIF? All I want is an animated picture in my profile pic
How to I upload animated GIFs to my profile pic?
Posted 12 March 2014 - 07:30 PM Edited by redfirebird87, 12 March 2014 - 07:32 PM.
I think this is how I did it.. emphasis on 'think'..
Find a .gif you want to use.
Go to a resizing site like: http://ezgif.com/resize
Upload the image to their site and resize to 200px and copy the url of the image
Click on your profile up top, right hand corner.
Hit "Edit Profile" at top left
Hit "Change my photo" top center
paste the resized url into that bar and upload
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Posted 12 March 2014 - 08:05 PM
I think I know what I did wrong, I uploaded the file, not an image URL... >_> Thanks
Posted 12 March 2014 - 08:11 PM
That should work as long as you put it in the right box.. I just use the url though. it goes here:
Posted 29 August 2014 - 08:17 PM
I have a question... I have done all of the above steps correctly, and successfully uploaded other GIFs with the animation working, but the last few times I've uploaded a GIF the animation is not working.
If the file size was too big, I resized it, and I used both methods of uploading the file (URL from photobucket, and straight image upload)... so why doesnt the animation work?
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