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Should we allow the use use of animated avatars?

No, it's not fair on those of us with crap computers.
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19%
Yes, mine computer copes fine and I like all the bouncing and jiggling and stuff....
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44%
Who gives a toss?
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38%
 
Total votes : 16

New avatar for Welly....

Postby DaiRees » Tue Jun 17, 2008 5:41 pm

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:lol: :lol: :twisted:

Seriously though I do feel rather bad that Welly's having an a hard time with the animated gifs. D'ya reckon we should choose not to use them? It does mean getting rid or the arse though :cry: :arrow:
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby puggy » Tue Jun 17, 2008 6:04 pm

Well i have voted in favour of welly , its a shame though they do
spice things up a little :P :P :P

but we must think of the people with Imagecomputers :P :P
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby steve_earwig » Tue Jun 17, 2008 6:39 pm

:lol: :lol: so true yet so cruel.

Hold on a mo, they all stopped working on my pc at home too, I got so pee'd off web pages crashing my pc I'd made it almost impossible for programs to do anything in my browser. When I reset the security settings (Internet Options - Security - Custom Level) it all went right again, I seldom use the damn thing anymore so it's in no danger.
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby mjb » Thu Jun 19, 2008 2:41 pm

They look sh*t and take huge amounts of bandwidth and (if you have 50-odd browser tabs open) ram

I'd go for the compromise of just a simple 50KB limit on sigs and 10KB on avatars. Makes it a lot cheaper to read the forum on a mobile connection!
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby steve_earwig » Thu Jun 19, 2008 7:50 pm

Hint taken, mine's almost half a meg!
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby neildavies » Thu Jun 19, 2008 7:57 pm

You're always going to get animated adverts anyway. What about switching off images? Not ideal, I know.

But the fact is websites are getting bigger and more image dependant.
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby Welly » Tue Aug 12, 2008 3:17 pm

I missed this thread completely :oops:

And quit with posting these crappy links on here whoever you are - we're not interested :frown:
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby DaiRees » Tue Aug 12, 2008 7:00 pm

I miss the arse.... :cry: :cry: :cry:

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Ahhh that's better! :cheesy:
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby steve_earwig » Tue Aug 12, 2008 8:10 pm

:cry: :cry: Image :cry: :cry:
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby DaiRees » Tue Aug 12, 2008 8:16 pm

I like this one too...

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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby steve_earwig » Tue Aug 12, 2008 8:21 pm

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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby teamster1975 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 12:37 pm

:arrowu: Oooh I'd like to meet her!!! :cheesy:
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby Welly » Wed Aug 13, 2008 12:40 pm

She seems very friendly, what with all the waving an'all 8)
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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby puggy » Wed Aug 13, 2008 3:30 pm

and just one last time :P :P

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Re: New avatar for Welly....

Postby steve_earwig » Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:11 pm

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