View Full Version : Posting iPhone Photos

Mar 23rd, 2014, 07:57 AM
I have an iPhone 3GS, iOS 6.1.6, and haven't been able to upload any photos from the phone to the forum.

I always get the error message 'Not a valid image.'

Is there an app I need to get to convert them to jpeg format, or is there another way?



Mar 23rd, 2014, 08:27 AM
Same here. I have to go thru photobucket to post photos on here.

Mar 23rd, 2014, 09:19 AM
Same here. I have to go thru photobucket to post photos on here.
well, looks like I'm really photo challenged.

Photobucket isn't reading them either.:wall2

Mar 23rd, 2014, 09:31 AM
U have to copy the image link of the photo to post it on here.

Mar 23rd, 2014, 10:37 AM
I have an iphone3g [even older than yours]
Go to Photobucket. Not the app though. Use Safari and get there online and use the mobile web version. Once you're there and logged in, do what he said.^

I havn't figured out how to make albums or get fancy with it, but I can post 1 pic at a time and it actually works so I'm happy enough. Lol

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:05 PM
Try this, Bill.
Go to photobucket.com from your safari brouser.

You see that little box with the chain looking icon? [3 boxes to the right of the Facebook box] Click on it.

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e208/Eldorado2k/image_zpsf142a2d8.jpg (http://s40.photobucket.com/user/Eldorado2k/media/image_zpsf142a2d8.jpg.html)

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:06 PM
I dont know why it linked the wrong pic Again... Sorry, let me try that again.

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:09 PM
http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e208/Eldorado2k/image_zpsce2aaf37.jpg (http://s40.photobucket.com/user/Eldorado2k/media/image_zpsce2aaf37.jpg.html)

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:18 PM
Once you click on that box it should take you to this screen. Copy & paste the 4th line/option down. The 1 at the bottom. Thats the image you've selected. Once you've grabbed it, add it to your normal post on here, giving it space in between the words in your post. [hit return a couple times so it's separated from any other words.]

It should work.

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e208/Eldorado2k/image_zps3b4fc3a4.png (http://s40.photobucket.com/user/Eldorado2k/media/image_zps3b4fc3a4.png.html)

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:20 PM
Of course, it picks the worst time to f*** up, just to aggravate me! Lmao.

Hold up. Damn. Lol

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:24 PM
This better be the pic I chose...

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e208/Eldorado2k/image_zpsf2f641ba.jpg (http://s40.photobucket.com/user/Eldorado2k/media/image_zpsf2f641ba.jpg.html)

Apr 5th, 2014, 08:26 PM
I hope that work my friend.. Because that was a pita. Lol!

I hate my old phone. It's so slow - _ -

Scott's 62
Apr 8th, 2014, 10:47 AM
You will need to down load them to you computer first and re-size them. I was having the same problem till I found out the right size of 700 pixels and down load your pictures to MOL. It will make is easier any way.

Apr 9th, 2014, 06:03 PM
When I send them from my iphone to Photobucket via email, it asks me if I want to re size them sm/med/lg or original full size.. I pick med.

Nov 27th, 2014, 11:56 AM
just go to app store and check Apps that you want.
Will try that, thanks.

As an aside, upgraded to an iPhone 5s. Perhaps uploading will be less frustrating.