[HowTo] Upload/Edit a download

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[HowTo] Upload/Edit a download

Post by Mickroz » 14 Oct 2012 18:58

Here you can read on how to upload a file to our downloads database.
Remember, do not upload very large files (try to keep it under 15Mb) or if you want to upload a large file, upload it somewhere else and use the external link option.
I you face any problems, just post them here.

Uploading a file

Choose the category where to upload a file.
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Click on upload a file
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Fill in the form
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  1. The name of your download
  2. The category you want to upload your file to
  3. The description of your download, you can use the forum BBCodes
  4. Select the file from your computer or if you have a link goto 4
  5. If you have a link to your file, tick the box and paste the url in the text field
  6. Fill in the version number of your download
  7. If you have a thumbnail for your download you can select the file from your computer here Optional
  8. This must be set to Yes
  9. You can leave this as it is
  10. The todo list of your download Optional
Click Submit and your download will be uploaded to our downloads database.

Edit your download

Find your download and click Edit

Edit to your likings
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  1. The name of your download
  2. The description of your download, you can use the forum BBCodes
    If you only want to update these fields, leave every other fields after this untouched!
  3. Select the new file from your computer or if you have a link goto 5
  4. If you have a link to your new file, tick the box and paste the url in the text field
  5. Fill in the new version number of your download
  6. Here you have 3 options for a new download
    1. Add new file as new release for the current file
      If you have a new version of your download choose this option
    2. Add new file as additional release besides the current file
      If you have 2 release version, for example a 32bits and 64 bits version
    3. Replace the following release with the new file
      If you just updated the download, or edit the name or description, but the version number is still the same, choose this option
  7. Here you can delete previous versions of your download
    Attention: If you will delete versions, all other changes for this download will be ignored and not saved!
  8. Here you will see your thumbnail, and you can delete your thumbnail or upload a new one
  9. This should look like this, if not change it like this
  10. Here you will have your todo list Optional
When your'e ready editing your download click Submit.
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