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  • prior postings

    by dgreeney Online Now Mar 19, 2014 at 12:56 PM

    how do I read prior posts in a forum, e.g. Padova

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    follow enquiry

    by tumbytraveller Online Now Yesterday

    How to I remove my follow request now that it is no longer required. I don't want to cancel Virtual Travel altogether but it looks like my only option

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    Drop down notices

    by lynnehamman Online Now Apr 10, 2014 at 9:44 PM

    Is anyone else having problems with drop down notices again? I have not had a question or answer or anything else appear in 4 hours

    This happened last week too

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  • question trouble

    by wyliejac Online Now Apr 7, 2014 at 2:22 PM

    I've been trying to ask a question and it doesn't appear. What's up?

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    can't edit a meeting description

    by stevemt Online Now Apr 5, 2014 at 6:42 PM

    I am trying to edit one of my meeting descriptions, It wont let me do it. I am using windows 7, and firefox and I have cleared my cache. Any suggestions?????

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    Photo upload bug from Photo Library

    by pieter_jan_v Online Now Mar 29, 2014 at 1:44 AM

    Using XP (still) with Google Chrome I still have this photo upload bug:

    When I upload from a library location that has more pages open (so more than 98 pictures in view) to a forum reply, the picture will be uploaded several times.

    Now, there is a red cross in the uploaded picture that I can use for deleting the surplus repeated photo's, but when I post my answer, that deletion does not work for the last picture.

    One for the technical staff (first create some 500 pictures on a location to test this and use All Locations and Unused photo's before the upload).

    As a snowball effect all these multiple repeated photo's also appear in my total photo overview pieter_jan_v's Photos that is cluttered enough (try to see my first published pictures there).

    PJ

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    Inserting another photo

    by margsch Online Now Mar 26, 2014 at 7:29 AM

    A very early Good Morning, I would like to insert some photos and info between photos already on my home page, I clicked on edit but can,t figure out how to add more pictures after the first couple of the children and before the German ones.

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    Notification of Questions on Forum

    by floren106 Online Now Mar 26, 2014 at 4:02 AM

    I want to know when someone ask a question about Manila,Dasmarinas or anywhere in the Philippines, How do I do this?

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    Power supply in the Maldives

    by TonyRobbo Online Now Mar 25, 2014 at 4:01 AM

    Hi- can anyone advise me on what power/electrical adapters I will require whilst staying in the Maldives?
    I'm traveling from the UK with 3 pin UK plugs on my electrical items.
    Thanks in advance.

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    character limit

    by sandranunes Online Now Mar 19, 2014 at 2:49 AM

    I´m trying to post a question but I get the message that it should have between 10 and 100 characters. Is it correct? thanks!

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    password forgotten

    by whitechicken Online Now Mar 18, 2014 at 11:21 AM

    Hi

    managed to get back on using a link but have forgotten my password

    regards
    Sharon (white chicken)

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  • how to remove a review

    by rhazan Online Now Apr 12, 2014 at 6:49 AM

    Is there anyway to do this? I recently reviewed a hotel and the follow up by the owner made me change my mind. I want to delete the review as it was not positive at all. Please help!

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    App for Tablet

    by rosata Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 4:21 AM

    Is a there a VT App for Tablets, I can't find it?
    Help please.
    Lia

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    Accessing VT

    by taurean_traveller Online Now Mar 27, 2014 at 1:14 AM

    For years now I have accessed VT using Internet Explorer or Google Chrome.
    Suddenly a problem .Though I can access the site,when I try to sign in the screen freezes and nothing happens.

    I used Firefox and no problem at all.
    I guess it's my laptop.
    BUT I have dome nothing different.

    I have done full scans tried a system restore but still the same result when using I/E or GC
    Any ideas please

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    Why do only grouped tips appear?

    by Rabbityama Online Now Mar 25, 2014 at 10:13 PM

    It seems that guides with a significant number of Grouped tips no longer show ungrouped tips on the page. Why is that and can that please be fixed?

    For example, Kyoto' 'Things to Do' section:
    Kyoto Things to Do

    The tips that appear are the groups I created, but none of the ungrouped tips can be accessed, and I know for a fact that there are many good tips that are inaccessible.

    It seems counterproductive to hide ungrouped tips as it discourages the creation of tips that are ungrouped and also discourages the creation of groups altogether for any group editor who doesn't want to see tips 'disappear' from the page.

    The Okayama "Things to Do" page contains the Grouped tips first followed by the ungrouped tips:
    Okayama Things to Do

    Kyoto and all other pages should follow that model for the sake of the traveler and the writers who take the time to write about new and interesting places. Many times those are much more interesting finds and are one of VTs greatest strengths. Why hide them?

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    PS3 - PC Media server help needed

    by tango_jd Online Now Mar 20, 2014 at 2:53 AM

    I know this isn't travel or VT related but I was hoping any techie friends out there could advise.
    On my old PC, I used to be able to search and play music on my PS3 from my PC upstairs.

    Since swapping (now on Windows 7) my PS3 searches for a media server and reports "1 media server found".
    However, when I try to connect I get the message (something like...) "Unable to connect to the Media Server. Media Server PS3-517 is not registered - please check the PC media server settings......"checked them all and cannot see anywhere where this named media server is shown.
    The PS3's mac address is one of the devices found but it is not named (I think it says anonymous)

    I have followed every step in setting one up via Media Player, allowed everything, ch

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    Heartbleed Bug

    by travelfrosch Online Now Apr 10, 2014 at 1:48 PM

    Was VT compromised? Should we change our passwords?

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  • Help posting question

    by montanamber Online Now Apr 8, 2014 at 3:21 AM

    How do I post question. I have filled I. Question and sent it but do not see question on forum. Not sure it is being received. Did get great info on lisbon but alentejo nothing. Does that mean no one has advice?

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    Help - VT Contacts

    by pieter_jan_v Online Now Apr 5, 2014 at 7:29 AM

    From the drop down menu at Welcome ...member name..! I can select: "Help Center".

    That brings up: Help

    Down at the bottom of that window you can select: To Contact VT, simply visit VT Contacts

    Selecting the "VT Contacts" hyperlink brings you to: Contact Us

    ... or "Home » null"

    Staff, did you loose your home address or are we living at zero?

    PJ

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    Wrong name of the city.

    by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 2, 2014 at 1:22 AM

    To whom it may concern.

    Hi,

    Would you be so kind as to correct the name of the city Villafranca del Panades in our site? Correct name of that city is Vilafranca del Penedes. You can find it here.

    "Vilafranca del Penedes" - Villafranca del Panadés by Oleg_D.

    I think people who type proper name of that city into our browser cannot find it.

    Thank you in advance for your help and cooperation.

    Sincerely,

                           Oleg

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    No notices

    by lynnehamman Online Now Mar 26, 2014 at 1:30 AM

    For almost 8 hours my notices are failing to appear in drop down box

    Anyone else having this problem?

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  • I really must be dumb trying to figure this out through Virtual Tourist!!!!!!

    by Lary1047 Online Now Mar 23, 2014 at 1:01 PM

    OK!! I need information about buying a phone here in the U.S. and using it in Europe. I want to make calls in both France and Italy for reservations and use the Google maps, I thought it sounded somewhat easy. Rather than posting this question, I felt I was not the only person that has needed this info. Sometimes people don't take the time to search out or query the question, they just ask it, then they find out it was asked many many times.

    I did a search on my question and received 8,329 responses. I thought great!! However the dates were back from 2008 and I wanted the most recent so I did the sort date. Problem is then I got every question about everything that was recently asked in the technical forum, but my information from my initial search disappeared ?????

    Could someone give me direction, as to how to get the information I asked about buying a cell phone.

    I just recently started with Virtual Tourist, the people are great and the information is top notch. However using this system and trying to find documentation on how to do certain things is Very Very Trying and frustrating at times.

    Thanks

    Lary

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    Video Will Not Upload?

    by briantravelman Online Now Mar 28, 2014 at 6:31 PM

    I've been uploading videos for the past few days and haven't had any problems. I tried to upload one today, and it won't let me. It will go to 100%, than give me a message that there is something wrong with my server.

    I don't have a page for that location. Could that be why? Because when I upload, it shows the city in my list, but not in my travel pages. All the other videos I upload I have pages for that location, so could that be the problem?
    But I clicked "Create" next to San Francisco, and it shows there is a video there, but it is not showing up in my videos, or in the San Francisco videos. I moved it to United States, and still nothing.
    The video is deffinately under 300 MB, and is WMV, I am 100% sure, so that isn't the problem.

    Do I need to make a page for the location before uploading the video?

    I will try uploading another video to another location I don't have a page on, to see if it's the file, or something else.

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    How do you write a "Favorites"?

    by briantravelman Online Now Mar 25, 2014 at 3:28 PM

    I see some of my contacts have favorites pages, and some of the locations have them too, but I don't see a "Favorites" option when I go to write a tip.

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    I am not able to sign in to VT on my computer

    by travelgourmet Online Now Mar 19, 2014 at 9:07 AM

    When trying to sign in to VT, all I get is that my page is on vacation. Whag is wrong or missing?

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    follow enquiry

    by tumbytraveller Online Now Yesterday

    How to I remove my follow request now that it is no longer required. I don't want to cancel Virtual Travel altogether but it looks like my only option

    2 Answers Yesterday
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    Adjusting margins in Messages on VT

    by alza Online Now Yesterday

    I recently noticed that all Messages I write to other VT members adjust the right margin as "block" style, cutting words automatically without following acceptable word division rules. This makes my Messages very difficult for me to read, revise, correct, etc.

    I didn't go into Settings at all for anything in months so I doubt that it's something I did that changed the appearance of my Messages (this only started appearing or only became apparent to me last week.)

    Is there anything I *can* do to have the right margin free from "block style" in Messages? Thanks in advance for any suggestion!

    9 Answers Yesterday
  • ranger49's Profile Photo

    What's Happening on VT Now?

    by ranger49 Online Now Yesterday

    The Link to Latest Comments does not appear to be working today - anyone else having this little glitch?

    9 Answers Yesterday
  • Ekaterinburg's Profile Photo

    What's happening with notifications ?

    by Ekaterinburg Online Now Apr 12, 2014 at 1:18 PM

    My email is swamped with notifications of every single question that's asked in the travel forum.
    Am I being singled out for this treat or is everyone experiencing this ?????

    11 Answers Apr 14, 2014 at 2:41 PM
  • how to remove a review

    by rhazan Online Now Apr 12, 2014 at 6:49 AM

    Is there anyway to do this? I recently reviewed a hotel and the follow up by the owner made me change my mind. I want to delete the review as it was not positive at all. Please help!

    3 Answers Apr 12, 2014 at 9:15 AM
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    Personal Money Manager Software

    by anilpradhanshillong Online Now Apr 12, 2014 at 6:05 AM

    Does any VTer use a Home Money Manager software? I used quite a bit of Quicken ver. 6 under DOS. Now, Quicken 2014, for Windows sells only in USA and Canada and not India. Tried Grisbi from SourgeForce.net but after inputting a page of data, the program simply collapsed.
    Any suggestion would be appreciated.
    Thank You!

    7 Answers 3 hours ago
  • lynnehamman's Profile Photo

    Drop down notices

    by lynnehamman Online Now Apr 10, 2014 at 9:44 PM

    Is anyone else having problems with drop down notices again? I have not had a question or answer or anything else appear in 4 hours

    This happened last week too

    2 Answers Apr 11, 2014 at 3:09 AM
  • travelfrosch's Profile Photo

    Heartbleed Bug

    by travelfrosch Online Now Apr 10, 2014 at 1:48 PM

    Was VT compromised? Should we change our passwords?

    5 Answers Apr 12, 2014 at 10:58 PM
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    Blocked from answering on the forums

    by dnwitte Online Now Apr 10, 2014 at 8:27 AM

    It's the weirdest thing---when I try to answer a question on the forums the screen goes grey in the usual way but the expected field for the answer doesn't appear, and my back and forward buttons are disabled so I just have to close the page and start over. I can get to a usable answer field by going to the OP's homepage and opening their recent activity, but that's a cumbersome work-around. This started a few days ago when I installed adblock for Firefox, but uninstalling adblock hasn't helped and neither does using a different browser.

    Anybody?

    11 Answers Apr 10, 2014 at 12:05 PM
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    An Urgent Request for a Mistake and also removing an inappropriate post.

    by greekcypriot Online Now Apr 9, 2014 at 11:09 PM

    It is not actually a question, just a request.
    Please check this link. I came across it a while ago. Do you think it should be on? Not to mention that is is an old entry as well. Larnaka Travel Guide
    It also appears that there are 2 Larnaca Guides which is totally wrong.
    I want to believe that you will have it corrected.
    A huge THANKS.
    Popi (greekcypriot)

    27 Answers Apr 10, 2014 at 1:34 PM
  • Help posting question

    by montanamber Online Now Apr 8, 2014 at 3:21 AM

    How do I post question. I have filled I. Question and sent it but do not see question on forum. Not sure it is being received. Did get great info on lisbon but alentejo nothing. Does that mean no one has advice?

    5 Answers Apr 8, 2014 at 11:53 AM
  • question trouble

    by wyliejac Online Now Apr 7, 2014 at 2:22 PM

    I've been trying to ask a question and it doesn't appear. What's up?

    2 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 11:04 PM
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    FRIENDS----ANY ORDER?

    by davidjo Online Now Apr 5, 2014 at 8:43 PM

    I was just trying to figure out if friends on our lists are in any particular order. I cannot seem to figure it out. Anybody know!!!!

    10 Answers Apr 13, 2014 at 12:41 AM
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    can't edit a meeting description

    by stevemt Online Now Apr 5, 2014 at 6:42 PM

    I am trying to edit one of my meeting descriptions, It wont let me do it. I am using windows 7, and firefox and I have cleared my cache. Any suggestions?????

    2 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 3:04 PM
  • pieter_jan_v's Profile Photo

    Help - VT Contacts

    by pieter_jan_v Online Now Apr 5, 2014 at 7:29 AM

    From the drop down menu at Welcome ...member name..! I can select: "Help Center".

    That brings up: Help

    Down at the bottom of that window you can select: To Contact VT, simply visit VT Contacts

    Selecting the "VT Contacts" hyperlink brings you to: Contact Us

    ... or "Home » null"

    Staff, did you loose your home address or are we living at zero?

    PJ

    5 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 9:35 AM
  • pieter_jan_v's Profile Photo

    1.3 Million Members - 1?

    by pieter_jan_v Online Now Apr 5, 2014 at 1:57 AM

    Just saw this at our website's Home Page: The member picture gallery with 1 member being portraited twice.

     

    Ever seen that before?

     

    PJ

    8 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 1:33 PM
  • stevemt's Profile Photo

    report abuse button

    by stevemt Online Now Apr 4, 2014 at 6:09 PM

    The report abuse button is not working, can it be fixed please :)

    17 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 10:06 AM
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    Re: Time to drive

    by Moucheron Online Now Apr 3, 2014 at 6:26 PM

    Accidentally hit unlike to a reply to my question instead of like and I feel awful. It was "Re: Time to drive and the answer was from Beausoleil. I hope that can be corrected.

    12 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 9:47 AM
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    Wrong name of the city.

    by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 2, 2014 at 1:22 AM

    To whom it may concern.

    Hi,

    Would you be so kind as to correct the name of the city Villafranca del Panades in our site? Correct name of that city is Vilafranca del Penedes. You can find it here.

    "Vilafranca del Penedes" - Villafranca del Panadés by Oleg_D.

    I think people who type proper name of that city into our browser cannot find it.

    Thank you in advance for your help and cooperation.

    Sincerely,

                           Oleg

    5 Answers Apr 12, 2014 at 10:46 AM
  • lynnehamman's Profile Photo

    Blocking from email

    by lynnehamman Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 6:49 PM

    I want to block someone from my email/message box

    How do I do this?

    7 Answers Apr 4, 2014 at 2:34 PM
  • lmkluque's Profile Photo

    Hey does anyone have an idea for my problem?

    by lmkluque Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 3:12 PM

    I just did an on-line Registration for Comic-Con as a VT Blogger. They have given me a confirmation number and a bar code. I am supposed to print this out and present it if I am actually accepted.

    The problem is that I don't have a working printer. I don't know if there is a way to access this from another computer that is attached to a working printer.

    I thought of e-mailing the link to myself and open the e-mail from another computer or making a screen shot and e-mailing that to myself and open the e-mail from another computer that has a working printer. Does anyone know if a bar code would work if it has been copied?

    21 Answers Apr 7, 2014 at 7:46 AM
  • rosata's Profile Photo

    App for Tablet

    by rosata Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 4:21 AM

    Is a there a VT App for Tablets, I can't find it?
    Help please.
    Lia

    3 Answers Apr 1, 2014 at 4:57 AM
  • unable to contact via other contact e-mails

    by jaynelacey Online Now Mar 31, 2014 at 6:29 AM

    I have just joined the site & live in Dolgellau, North Wales where on the Dolgellau town trail Ive seen that our house "Tan y Gader" is featured as no 21 on the walk. We have recently worked hard on the house to turn it into an upmarket B&B so people can now stay here although the photo on the site is from 2011 & doesn't do our house justice at all,if you would like to look at how it looks now you can see it on facebook

    kind regards Jayne lacey

    14 Answers Apr 2, 2014 at 11:00 AM
  • A good travel currency card?

    by Stacielee32 Online Now Mar 30, 2014 at 9:16 PM

    Does anyone know of a good travel currency card that will allow me to load at least 8 currencies, be flexible to convert from one currency to another and have little to no extra fees or interest rates? I want to get euro, great British pound and the south East Asian countries

    20 Answers Apr 1, 2014 at 10:50 PM
  • briantravelman's Profile Photo

    How do you change the font color?

    by briantravelman Online Now Mar 29, 2014 at 1:49 PM

    I see some people have their pages in different colors. How do you do this?

    15 Answers Mar 30, 2014 at 1:02 AM
  • briantravelman's Profile Photo

    Would this be in violation of the guidelines?

    by briantravelman Online Now Mar 29, 2014 at 1:39 PM

    I filmed a video in San Francisco's Chinatown, and happened to capture some footage of a protest against the Japanese government about the Diaoyu Islands.
    I had some of it translated, and the protest leader said some not so very nice stuff about the Japanese government. I put subtitles on it, but didn't write the really bad words.
    I read that political rethoric or any sort of threats, harrassment, or racism is not permited. But it is not coming from me. They are the ones who said it, and I just included the segment because I thought it would be interesting to show how it has spread even to America. I simply put it in there to show how the Chinese feel about this. It happened to be in Chinatown, so I thought it would be fitting. I am not taking any sides, or stating my opinion in the video. I simply just recorded what I witnessed.
    Would it be in violation for me to post this, or not? If yes, I can silence the bad parts, or remove the scene completely.
    I am afraid it might be offensive to Japanese people, even though it's not my fault they said that stuff. I was simply recording what I saw. I would do the same if I saw some Japanese protesting, but if it will offend people and cause contraversy, I will cut it out.
    There are other signs in the video that just say "World Wide Chinese Diaspora To Diayou Islands", and "Diayou Islands are Chinese territory." And there is one in Chinese that IDK what it says.
    Are those okay to show, or should I just cut the whole segment out?

    26 Answers Mar 31, 2014 at 1:44 PM
  • LoriPori's Profile Photo

    Cannot Send Message

    by LoriPori Online Now Mar 29, 2014 at 3:09 AM

    Ok, I have let this slide long enough. I tried to answer an e-mail and got the message "cannot send message. Please verify your email address to continue messaging other members".

    I go to account settings and it states that my e-mail is "not verified" so I clicked on verify (again) and then I am supposed to add no-reply@virtualtourist.com to my address book. As far as I know, I do not have an address book. Is this what is causing the problem?

    11 Answers Mar 31, 2014 at 9:43 AM
  • pieter_jan_v's Profile Photo

    Photo upload bug from Photo Library

    by pieter_jan_v Online Now Mar 29, 2014 at 1:44 AM

    Using XP (still) with Google Chrome I still have this photo upload bug:

    When I upload from a library location that has more pages open (so more than 98 pictures in view) to a forum reply, the picture will be uploaded several times.

    Now, there is a red cross in the uploaded picture that I can use for deleting the surplus repeated photo's, but when I post my answer, that deletion does not work for the last picture.

    One for the technical staff (first create some 500 pictures on a location to test this and use All Locations and Unused photo's before the upload).

    As a snowball effect all these multiple repeated photo's also appear in my total photo overview pieter_jan_v's Photos that is cluttered enough (try to see my first published pictures there).

    PJ

    2 Answers Mar 29, 2014 at 10:19 AM
  • briantravelman's Profile Photo

    Video Will Not Upload?

    by briantravelman Online Now Mar 28, 2014 at 6:31 PM

    I've been uploading videos for the past few days and haven't had any problems. I tried to upload one today, and it won't let me. It will go to 100%, than give me a message that there is something wrong with my server.

    I don't have a page for that location. Could that be why? Because when I upload, it shows the city in my list, but not in my travel pages. All the other videos I upload I have pages for that location, so could that be the problem?
    But I clicked "Create" next to San Francisco, and it shows there is a video there, but it is not showing up in my videos, or in the San Francisco videos. I moved it to United States, and still nothing.
    The video is deffinately under 300 MB, and is WMV, I am 100% sure, so that isn't the problem.

    Do I need to make a page for the location before uploading the video?

    I will try uploading another video to another location I don't have a page on, to see if it's the file, or something else.

    6 Answers Mar 29, 2014 at 6:38 PM
  • stevemt's Profile Photo

    palying and converting MOD files

    by stevemt Online Now Mar 28, 2014 at 3:23 PM

    Can anyone reccomend a player, editor and converter for MOD files?

    preferably free :)

    Many thanks in advance

    STEVE

    9 Answers Mar 29, 2014 at 5:12 AM