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#1 Posted by Dichemstys (3908 posts) -

I have a better image for a few games than what is currently available as the default image, how do I change it? Or can I even do that?

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#2 Edited by Chemin (656 posts) -

Upload them, then go to the page for the image itself, and you will see a "make default image" or something. Just press that. Obviously just make sure the image is in the right spot first.

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#3 Posted by B0nd07 (1770 posts) -

Make a request over in this thread. IIRC, you need 5,000 wiki points before you can do that.

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#4 Posted by Chemin (656 posts) -

Oh, yeah, I didn't remember if that was a 5k or 1k privilege.

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#5 Posted by Nijntje1971 (169 posts) -

With the new site I can't find this option anymore. Anybody knows?

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#6 Edited by Nijntje1971 (169 posts) -

Well, I found the answer by experimenting. Not really logical.

  1. Go to the gallery and browse to the image you like to make the default one.
  2. Click 'Edit tags' and you will see a nice blue bar at the top of the screen.
  3. Click the image you want make the default one
  4. Press the button in the small window bottom left to make it default.
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#7 Edited by Kwama57 (9 posts) -

Hmm, sorry for the thread bump, I am also interested in trying to figure this out!

I have uploaded a few games galleries with images to use for missing ones, or replace broken ones, but I can't find how to use them as "default" picture... Unfortunately, some pics I have uploaded do not render well, and I find no option to delete them later, either... I read, I would need 5000 Wiki Points to do both, really...?

Please find below, the list of the games I am trying to "fix". Thanks for any help on this, or a mod looking into them! ^^

EDIT : Attempting to fix them myself, as I have reached 5000 points!

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#9 Posted by DeF (5431 posts) -

@kwama57 said:

http://www.giantbomb.com/forums/delete-combine-requests-34/request-a-fix-for-images-box-art-issues-here-570461/#204

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#11 Edited by Safrin (1 posts) -

@chemin: I can't change the image by this, I tried but when I search the game it shows up the previous image but in as I click the game wiki no image is there. How can I solve it? Can you please help

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#12 Edited by Marino (7195 posts) -

@safrin: You're replying to a 6-year-old thread. The current post for these types of changes is stickied in this forum, but here's a link.

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