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HTML

images problem

Just started the "Smells like bakin" project I got the code right but my image will not appear when i load the web page. i get something like a broken image symbol

1 Answer

What is your path to the images? Are you using relative paths or absolute paths?

Relative: html <img src="img/whatever.bmp" alt=""></img>

Absolute (Windows example): html <img src="C:/Users/project/img/whatever.bmp" alt=""></img>

First method (relative paths) is generally preferred and easier, but has to be absolutely correct (and filename with extension has to be 100% exact) or it won't work.

If it's not the above, slight chance it's also a user permissions issue.