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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 06:24 PM Thread Starter
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New VStar 1100 rider

Hi Everyone -

I bought a used 2008 VStar 1100 on July 6. It is a very different bike than my old 1982 Suzuki GS 650!

I am looking forward to learning a lot about my new bike from this forum. See ya around!
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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 06:57 PM
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Welcome to the forum you chose a great bike! try and upload some pics..

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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 07:01 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks! Keep trying to add a thumbnail to my profile but it won't show up. Resized it to 60 KB and still no luck. Will keep trying.

Current Ride: 2013 Honda F6B

Former Rides:
2004 VStar 1100 Classic
2008 VStar 1100 Silverado
1982 Suzuki GS650S
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post #4 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 07:06 PM Thread Starter
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Keeps saying "upload of file failed"...

Current Ride: 2013 Honda F6B

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1982 Suzuki GS650S
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post #5 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 07:07 PM
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Can you upload to imageshack and link it maybe?
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post #6 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 07:38 PM Thread Starter
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Turns out it was too big...exceeded megapixel limit. resized it again and will keep trying

Current Ride: 2013 Honda F6B

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2004 VStar 1100 Classic
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1982 Suzuki GS650S
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I just uploaded a bunch on imageshack and used IMG tags.
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post #9 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-16-2012, 08:56 PM
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post #10 of 14 (permalink) Old 07-17-2012, 12:01 PM
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Welcome to us. This is the bestest place in the interweb and we all knows it How ar you managing with posting pics of your ride? If you go to the "go advanced" icon and then go to the "manage attachments". Browse your PC for the pic you want and upload it. Close that window and hit "submit reply". This will post a pic(s) to your post.

For the avatar, you'll need to resize your favorite pic to the standard required.

Hope this helped.

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