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Official Tweet Button Rolled Out   What's a Twitter?

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From: Cstar1

8/22/10

You shouldn't need to do anything to the image other than upload it to your webspace. The URL's you're using for photobucket are not correct for an image.

http://people.delphiforums.com/CSTAR1/twitterbirdtiny.png

Save it to your computer, than upload it to photobucket - or better yet - to your Delphi webspace.

Do you know how to use your Delphi webspace? Have you used it before?

If you haven't used it before, click on the Journal tab on your profile and activate it. You don't have to use it, but that will activate your webspace as well. Then go to the My Forums tab, and you'll see a green My Files folder on the top right.

Uploading an image is easy - browse for it on your computer, then click the upload button. The upload will take just a second or two. Then click on the image name to open the image. Copy the URL for the image from the address bar, and insert it in the Twitter button code.

Let me know where else you need help.

Guess it wouldn't work with Bucket. THANKS for all the help!!! One last question, would it be easy for me to make it say Tweet this Post!

  • Edited 8/22/2010 7:07 pm ET by NoMoreMrNiceGay (KINGPACO2)
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From: Cstar1

8/22/10

I'd have to change the graphic itself, and I don't have that software on this computer. Sorry.
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From: Cstar1

8/22/10

Hmm.... none of the birdbrain codes (including mine) are working for me on this computer. Do you get an error when you click on the images, or do you get a twitter status window with a shortened URL?
No probs. You helped a lot already. LOL
Nope, they are working for me.
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From: Cstar1

8/22/10

Ok... it's something weird with this laptop then. Thanks.
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