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Animated Smileys and video uploading

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Susan10146857 Report 7 Jun 2011 14:39

At last....Now I feel lurved :-D

Well at least a ROFL one sometimes those we have seem so inadequate

I would never have put you down as a minimalist Janey :-D


JaneyCanuck Report 7 Jun 2011 14:17

Well give the stroppy Canadians a chance to come on line! ;-)

I have whined about how I want my animated :rofl: thingyface -- but actually I hate animated gifs and I would campaign against them.

Whenever they appear on a board I am reading, I hasten to "adblock" them. This means I don't see them in any post where they appear, so I don't get the full gist/effect of what's being said. I just can't stand things moving around on my monitor.

I'm a real minimalist. I already adblock all the extraneous graphics on this page (the new posts / no new posts things, avatars, the banner ads for sister sites at the top -- orange and purple, how gawdawful does it get -- is that top hat guy still there? ...).

If we get animated gifs, I promise to put the aunt crawling across the screen on every one of my posts!


er ... that's "ant" ...

I am of two minds about pics. It would be nice to be able to show people on Find Ancestors a pic of something they're asking about. But I just know that threads would become a mass of pictorial splendour and I'd be spending half my life scrolling ...


Susan10146857 Report 7 Jun 2011 14:05


I feel honoured....The only post on here with no others.


Susan10146857 Report 7 Jun 2011 09:43

Please :-) and also the ability to upload photos on board pages