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Fossil Light's picture
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Image Posting on Members Pages

HI,

When using Member Pages image posting, I wonder if the fields of 'location' and object name' could be set to auto-suggest like the file name and equipment boxes currently are. Not a big deal but it would just speed things up a little.

Thanks

Martin

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Hi Martin,

The auto-suggest does not come from the BAA website. It is actually your web browser remembering what you have previously entered into those fields and then suggesting options based on this historic input.

It would be difficult to auto-populate object name and location from the filename as we would need to agree a standard filename layout that everyone would need to use, and otherwise gibberish would appear in those fields. There would also be a reasonable amount of bespoke development by BAA volunteers to write code to extract this information from the filename and populate the fields, assuming it is possible.

Sorry it is not better news.

Best wishes,

Andy

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Thanks Andy,
Wonder why it never suggests anything for those field but always for the fields above then?
Thanks for the understanding anyway.
Best wishes
Martin