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Embed an Image in a Discussion Board Post

To embed an image directly within a text area, follow the instructions in this article.
  1. Ensure the visual editor is full-expanded, displaying the advanced tools. If it is collapsed, click the double-chevrons on the right side of the visual editor.
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  2. Next, click the Insert/Edit Image button in the third row of the editor.
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  3. This will launch a pop-up window.
  4. On this pop-up window, click the Browse My Computer button and locate the image on your computer that you wish to embed.
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  5. Enter an Image Description and Title.
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    • You may receive an error if you do not complete these fields.
  6. Click the Insert button at the bottom of the pop-up window (2 in the image above).
  7. This closes the upload pop-up window and inserts your chosen image into your forum's text entry area.
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  8. Complete the post by clicking the Submit button.
  9. Your image will be embedded and displayed within your post.
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Note: Please note that large images can slow down the performance of the discussion board for users on slower internet connections, potentially causing issues for other users accessing discussion board forums.