Avatar dimensions increase?

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Avatar dimensions increase?

Postby FlipMode » May 1st, 2018, 9:57 pm

Does anyone else feel like the current avatar size setting for the board are a little too small / restrictive? I usually create 250X250 but even then if you search for anything less than that it starts getting tricky to find anything good to use.

Not a major complaint or anything but it would be nice to have (slightly) bigger avatar and sig dimensions enabled IMO
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Re: Avatar dimensions increase?

Postby Azdgari » May 1st, 2018, 10:51 pm

250x250 is quite sizable for a forum, and I would argue too big, especially width-wise as it would decrease the amount of space that actual posts/content take up on the page. Current limit is 150x150, which is somewhat larger than the avatar you're currently using.

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Signature sizes, for reference, are supposed to be 350x590. This was a topic of some contention a while back.

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I'm indifferent to the issue really, but I don't think the current limits are too restrictive. If people feel strongly, I can look into it! But not until you post in Hakuna Matata.

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Re: Avatar dimensions increase?

Postby FlipMode » May 2nd, 2018, 3:46 am

But not until you post in Hakuna Matata.


Never mind. Didn't want it changed anyway. Stupid forum.
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Re: Avatar dimensions increase?

Postby WildSimba » May 2nd, 2018, 4:18 am

You can actually resize an image through the avatar uploader, just put in the dimensions as 150x150 when you upload it.
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Re: Avatar dimensions increase?

Postby Panda-chan » May 2nd, 2018, 10:28 pm

I kinda agree with Flip about the current avatar size feeling restrictive, especially since I tend to make mine flashy/animated. 250x250 is too large though imo. Maybe 175x175 could allow for slightly better resolutions without getting in the way of the actual forum posts. idk ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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