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Chessmann
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No idea about this, but not sure if the issue is on my end or not.

Thanks!
My ex-cat was named "Muffin". "Vomit" would be a better name for her. AKA "The Evil Ball of Fur".
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Your end.
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Do you see in place of an avatar?
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Chessmann
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It is as if the avatar photo has gone, and the words that had been below the avatar photo moved up right under the name. In other words, the (vertical) space that had been taken up by the photo is gone. Looking at it, someone new to the Café would think the forum wasn't designed to use an avatar photo.

Also, the emojis show as code, rather than seeing the emojis, themselves.

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My ex-cat was named "Muffin". "Vomit" would be a better name for her. AKA "The Evil Ball of Fur".
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Tried Chrome and IE, and have the same results. Other forums I belong to are not affected in a similar manner.
My ex-cat was named "Muffin". "Vomit" would be a better name for her. AKA "The Evil Ball of Fur".
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Ok, I found the issue.

I realized that with the latest update of Firefox, I'll get a 'warning' if I'm logging into a site that doesn't have a 'secured' login. So I started logging in using "https://" and bookmarked that, but didn't go right into the Café after that for some reason. When I came back to the Café later I didn't think too much about not seeing the avatars and didn't connect the 2.

When I went to Chrome and IE, I copied the link from Firefox which had the https://

When I took out the https:// the avatar photos (and emojis) came back.
My ex-cat was named "Muffin". "Vomit" would be a better name for her. AKA "The Evil Ball of Fur".
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I have the same issue.

My latest firefox shows up a warning that the loging is insecured. the warning only goes away when I add https:// in front of the adrs., and that's where all the avtar images vanish and also smilies show HTML codes.
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I am having the same issue too. Maybe I am dense, but I haven't been able to discern a suggested fix in this thread. Is there one?
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0pus wrote:

I am having the same issue too. Maybe I am dense, but I haven't been able to discern a suggested fix in this thread. Is there one?




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