Due to the forum's recent upgrade from ProBoards V4 to V5, there is now a different way to get an avatar:
1. Click Profile in the top menu. 2. Click Edit Profile.
If you want to use one of the forum avatars: 3a. Click Pick One. The Pick a Forum Avatar window should then pop up. Click on the avatar that you want to use.
If you want to use a picture that is on your computer: 4a. Click Upload/Link. The Upload/Change Avatar window should then pop up. 4b. Click Select Image. 4c. Find the picture on your computer and select it.
If you want to use a picture that is on the Internet: 5a. Click Upload/Link. The Upload/Change Avatar window should then pop up. 5b. Find the picture and copy the picture's direct link, for example: http://i.imgur.com/SpfCiwF.jpg 5c. Paste the link into the white box underneath Or Link an image from the internet:. 5d. Click Link Image.
Also, please remember that the new size limit for avatars is 150 x 150 pixels.