I think it may be a glitch. Like with transparent PNGs, they used to always send in transparent format. Recently, however, they always send with a white background & if I ever want something sent to me in PNG format, I have to ask for it to be sent over email. It’s very annoying
Try a website called befunky there you can upload the image and turn it into a png
@Night_mare It is in png format already, that’s the issue here. The portal seems to convert it to jpg or something.
Yeah, that’s what I was thinking too
Hopefully, if it is a glitch, they’ll sort it soon. The only solution I can think of in the meanwhile is to send/ask for people to send the image you want through email. Hope this helped a bit!
I reported this like week ago - something changed on the forum and it does this now.
we used to, I dont know what is happening since they cant be png anymore, its so weird.
Thank you all
That’s what I thought… I guess we’ll have to wait for them to fix it.
There is a website that changes it to a PNG for you :)) And there is a background remover which is free and automatically removes it for you. If they don’t fix the issue soon, you could use them to change it into a PNG
That’s what I had to do
It is already in png, I made the overlay
Yeah I know. I’m talking about the person receiving it. Since it turns it into a JPEG, you can tell them to use that or send it through emails
How Do I even Start A Thread, this is the first time, I come to a forum where the New Thread button is actually missing. You guys need to improve you UI/UX
this option is hidden for newbies to prevent they mess up the forum till they will read the forum rules as far as I know. It will apear in some time. For mote info look up the forum tules or contact the forum admins.
I have been experiencing this issue as well, and I am trying to find a way to stop the image from converting to jpeg. I am gonna attempt stuff and keep this post updated
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It turns out fine, maybe it’s a device issue. Hvae you guys been experiencing the issue when using a specific device?
Oh wait it’s definelty not fine
I’m experiencing the same issue where on the forums it converts a png image into a jpeg. To get around it, I started to compress those pngs (which is a bit annoying to have to go the extra effort) it worked for the smaller ones but not for something like a background with the window cut out. Seems like maybe now there’s like a limit to the point it will automatically turn it into a jpeg on here. even the recent thread I made, most were pngs while some I added later on into the thread changed to jpegs so I had to compress them to make sure they were pngs. Even some of the gifs I added in later on, I noticed I was having issues uploading them. They had to be small opposed to the first gifs I put on there which is much larger but I couldn’t have the same size even if they were shorter videos. Seems something changed between the times I started that thread which was a couple months ago to recently posting it. Like some sort of limitation was placed.
Hi Arlene. Ware you able to find out the reason for this png/jpg issue?
I created a tutorial for avoiding this glitch since it seems like it didn’t get fixed yet
Okay, so this may be a bug. The setting that is supposed to prevent this is set correctly. I will have to reach out to the forum software developers on this one. In the meantime, Duckling’s tutorial is very helpful.