Here are detailed Avatar instructions:

1. You must be registered.

2. Select the "my profile" link in the upper right corner of this screen. (This is available on every page of this messageboard)

3. Select the "View/Update Profile" link.

4. Select the "Select a different Avatar Image" link. A new window will open allowing you to specify the Avatar image.

5. Locate the image you want to use as your avatar. You can se a second page of images by selecting the "next" link.

6. Select the image you want to use by clicking the mouse pointer on it.

7. Select the "Select This Avatar" button. The image will be displayed in the upper left corner of the window.

8. Select the "Update Profile" button.

That completes the process of selecting an avatar from the stock list. You can specify a custom avatar by performing the following:

1. Create an image that is 60 pixels wide by 80 pixels high.

2. Copy the image to a publicly accessible web server

3. Open your web browser and go to the mytoos message board.

http://www.mytoos.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi

and log in if you're not logged in automatically.

4. Select the "my profile" link in the upper right corner of the screen.

5. Select the "View/Update Profile" link.

6. Select the "Select a different Avatar Image" link. A new window will open allowing you to specify the Avatar image.

7. In the "Use Custom URL" field enter the Internet address of the image you created.

8. Select the "Set URL" button. The image will be displayed in the upper left corner of the window.

9. Select the "Select This Avatar" button.

10. Then select the "Update Profile" button at the bottom of your profile page.

That should do it.