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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 8:24 am

Wow.
I cancelled my account with them because of this crap, but I didn't know we were using it to upload here.

Is this gonna kill G3GM?
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Post by Mcarlo77 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 9:08 am

https://www.buzzfeed.com/katienotopoulos/photobucket-just-killed-a-chunk-of-internet-history?utm_term=.ncJ7AVxlz#.fty470Xkw

I don't fully understand how all this works. I've used Photobucket once or twice...maybe have 3-4 photos stored on it. Otherwise, I'm attaching photos from my computer files on this site.
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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 9:17 am

Me too. But a lot of my post photos from the past have disappeared. I'm guessing that somehow when we uploaded, something had to do with PB.
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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 9:18 am

I suppose when Dan set it up years ago, he used PB for most of the graphics.
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Post by Limey SE on Sat Jul 08, 2017 9:25 am

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Post by Mcarlo77 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 9:36 am

Just cancelled my Photobucket account...small as it was.
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Post by Admin on Sat Jul 08, 2017 1:51 pm

well i think i got everything back to normal. Used a new image hosting site that is affiliated with forumotion who hosts this forum. hopefully no more issues like that. If you happen to see anything i might have missed let me know.
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Post by Mcarlo77 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 2:16 pm

Appreciate it, Dan!

Can't believe Photobucket thinks it's good marketing to plaster their "Upgrade Now" bulletins all over a site like this to the point of disruption. One of the biggest reasons I never used them is all the pop-up ads I had to wade thru when on their site. Good riddance is all I can say...
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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 3:43 pm

Wow Dan!
You were on that quick.

Many thanks.
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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 3:46 pm

Mcarlo77 wrote:Appreciate it, Dan!  

Can't believe Photobucket thinks it's good marketing to plaster their "Upgrade Now" bulletins all over a site like this to the point of disruption.   One of the biggest reasons  I never used them is all the pop-up ads I had to wade thru when on their site.  Good riddance is all I can say...

Based on what I've seen in the last week, I'd say you can kiss PB goodbye shortly.
Lots and lots of REALLY mad people.

I only had about 75 pics there. I used it sporadically, mostly just to post stuff to forums.
Fortunately, nothing was there that I didn't have saved elsewhere.

Plenty of Amazon and Ebay sellers are in deep trouble and will probably have to pony up the $400 at least for a while.
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Post by Damon23 on Sat Jul 08, 2017 7:46 pm

I have a couple thousand and pay them $6/mo. I guess I'll start moving photos over to snapfish. My wife uses them for all her photos.

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