Attempting to upload PNG fails

PNG is in the list of allowable file types, but an attempt to upload an image of that type generates a message saying that that type is not allowed.

Linking to a PNG works.

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asked May 31, 2012 at 08:03 AM in Site discussion (meta-askssc)

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Kev Riley ♦♦
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What are the allowed file types anyway? I am unable to upload gif, jpg, png :(

May 31, 2012 at 08:09 AM Usman Butt

I've just done a jpg and gif above. For images the allowable types are supposed to be jpg, gif, png, jpeg

May 31, 2012 at 08:17 AM Kev Riley ♦♦

Uploading a png file...Did not work

Uploading a jpg file...Did not work

Uploading a gif file...Did not work

Interestingly, it uploads up to almost 75%, then says invalid format???? BTW, I am using Firefox 12.0.

May 31, 2012 at 08:18 AM Usman Butt

Interesting..adds another side to this question......

May 31, 2012 at 08:27 AM Kev Riley ♦♦

@Kev Riley @matt 4 @DaveC(Using names to make sure someone do not not miss it) What should be the behavior you expect, if this had been your answer and I had passed the comment? :)

I did not receive any update about Kev Riley's last comment :( This is where this question is still not marked as accepted. Damnnn.., I was not able to get the 50 points bounty for it ;)

Jun 01, 2012 at 08:07 AM Usman Butt
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Attempting upload of PNG, following on from latest release...

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answered Jun 20, 2012 at 09:45 AM

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