Can't Post a Thread

Discussion in 'PriusChat Website Questions' started by Stewy13, Jun 28, 2020.

  1. Stewy13

    Stewy13 Junior Member

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    Pretty simple, and it's going to be annoying when this one works - but I've been trying to publish a post for awhile now and I keep getting told a URL is in my post. Not my fault if that's how this forum handles images, and I need images to help with my issue.

    So, how do I go about this without loosing my cool, because I'm about there.
     
  2. Stewy13

    Stewy13 Junior Member

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    I can't even post my post in here as a reply without this non-helpful error message popping up. There's no links whatsoever, so what the heck?
     
  3. sam spade 2

    sam spade 2 Senior Member

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    You need a certain number of "plain" posts before you can do things like images and links.
    I have no idea exactly WHAT is causing the problem you are seeing.......but it might go away after you have made 5 posts or so.
    It says you now have 3.
     
  4. Stewy13

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    Alright, one more to go.
    Thanks for the help :)
     
  5. Dan_M_D

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    I'm having the identical problem with posts as a newbie.
     
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    I get an insurmountable error claiming I have a sneaky link in my post yet there is NOTHING in the post even mildly offensive insofar as there being a "link" is concerned!!??
     
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    And this thread is the only thing I've seen thus far mentioning such restrictive forum BS. Incredibly frustrating to have a non-functioning vehicle and limited free time only to be stymied by a Draconian system of filtering idiots from spamming forums. But, I suppose, if it must be this way then it must be this way. Time to take additional blood pressure medication.
     
  8. Dan_M_D

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    Can a moderator simply remove any existing restrictions from my account?
     
  9. Dan_M_D

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    Okay, that's five "plain" post so let's see what happens unless I die waiting . . .
     
  10. Tideland Prius

    Tideland Prius Moderator of the North
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    Newbies cannot post links.

    You can thank all the bad apples for spoiling the basket.

    Be thankful I didn’t merge your posts into one. :p
     
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    Do you have anything in your avatar or signature ?

    Then.....you obviously CAN make a post......so you COULD just go ahead and post what it is that you so desperately NEED to post right here. Maybe.
     
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    You're way ahead of me. I can't figure out how to post at all! Any help is appreciated! (I just joined.)
     
  13. sam spade 2

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    Something is wrong with this picture.
    You were able to make THIS post.
    The system says you have done 3 others too.
     
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