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Topic # 154394 26-Oct-2014 20:41
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Hi

I did a post the other day that included a screen shot, this was obtained by using "CTRL V "and pasing image to message.

I got this message on posing it

 

Error: Your post was not accepted due to bad word: f#ck
Error: Your post was not accepted due to bad word: s#it

 



I am 100% sure I used no swear words.

Can you throw some light on this.

Thanks

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  Reply # 1162572 26-Oct-2014 20:48
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Happens sometimes depending what character strings the checker finds in the image file.

You are better off uploading it to your profile then embedding the image.



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  Reply # 1162578 26-Oct-2014 20:58
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I have worked around it with saving a screen shot as a JPG just confused why it happened.

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  Reply # 1162617 26-Oct-2014 22:26
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Images that are inline when posting are converted to a special format. This format can have any combination of strings - sometimes lucky is that it will have a combination that is an English word - including those. 

Best option is to upload to your profile and use the codes provided in the gallery.





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