This week Linda has given us, picture for our Stream of Consciousness posts, which can be used as follows: Write about, or theme your post on the first picture you see when you sit down to start writing. You don’t need to describe the picture necessarily–you can even put yourself in it if you’re not already there. Enjoy!
Well, the first picture or rather pictures that I saw when I sat down to write were the ones that are in my images folder that I use for my blog. A couple of weeks ago my blog was reset to an earlier date due to some running problems. After spending nearly two full days in contact with technical support to get the blog to this point, I was so happy to see that it returned, that I didn’t realise there was a fatal flaw – no images were showing up on the posts or in my media!
The very first ones on my blog and also the homepage images were there so that is why I didn’t realise there was anything amiss. Last night though, the penny dropped! Where were all the images hiding? The only ones in my media were those that I had recently uploaded. I did a bit of poking around, to see if I could figure out where they had gone, then eventually turned to my ever faithful friend Mr Google, for some answers.
I was not impressed with the complicated procedures regarding file permissions and other stuff that I didn’t understand, but despite, messing up my blog before by tinkering with stuff I have no clue about, I managed to change them but still no difference. Another suggestion by my helpful friend was to re-upload the entire lot as they could have got ‘lost’ during the reset. Bugger, that is going to take time. Luckily this blog is not that old, but I still have loads of posts to sort out.
Not only do I have to re-upload them but of course, I need to re-assign them to the particular post they were meant for! I have started on this mammoth task, but it is going to take ages. Please bear with my rather naked blog if you find it imageless, I am working on it!
I just wanted to put you in the picture!
An interesting picture you paint there Sis! Oh! arrrgh! Tech support! Love your blog and it’s no hardship to be patient ! ❤ ❤
I have spent virtually all day n it today and hope that I have fixed it now. I hate it when it all goes pear-shaped! 🙂
It never gets any easier !💜💜
Yikes, that’s horrible! My heart goes out to you as you conquer the mammoth task!!
Thanks Shelley, it has taken me nearly all day and most of last night to fix it! 😦
Oh, my, sis… technology… sigh!!
I know, it is the bane of my life! 😦
Your personal bane!!
A this, Judy, is why I have someone helping me with my new blog. I also am clueless on somethings. Charmaine is away and I to scared to fiddle and try and insert a follow button…
I never seem to learn, and still give it a tweak here and there then suddenly the whole lot goes down! I should be more sensible and follow your example, Robbie. 🙂
Bless you sis! Hope it’s not an endless task xxxx
I have just finished sorting it (I hope), Sis. It was so tedious as well, I hope that doesn’t happen again! 🙂
Fingers crossed xxx
How frustrating! Best of luck, Judy! 💛
Thanks Tonya, I think I have sorted out – for now! 🙂
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