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Sorry to ask about something so mundane. It's not on the DK4 FAQ. I promise to try to put it there.

How do you update your DKos avatar photo? Obviously I figured it out at one time, but can't today. What I've tried, after the jump.

[update with answer below]

Obviously, I went to the Edit Profile page and found the "choose file" button next to the avatar image. Then:

1. I clicked on "choose file"; browsed to a jpeg saved on my desktop; clicked "open file"; scrolled to the bottom of the Edit Profile page and clicked save. Didn't work.

2. Noticed on the Edit Profile page that the image "will be resized" to 125 pixels. So I opened the jpeg in Paint, resized it to 124 pixels vertical and less than that horizontal, saved. Tried process (1) above, again. Still didn't work.

3. Repeated (1) above after checking box, "delete existing avatar image." Deleted old image, but didn't upload new one.

4. Did same again, hoping for better result. (Definition of insanity.) Old avatar photo magically reappeared. Still no new one.

Thanks in advance to anyone who can help. I will try to add the answer to the DK4 FAQ. (Next diary: "How Do You Update DK4 FAQ?")

UPDATE: Process (2) above just worked. Thanks to commenter Chrislove, who said he had the same problem, but it eventually worked.



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