How do I know what in my upload failed, for my profile?

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    “Profile update failed. Please upload and try again.”
    I’ve tried changing things over and over again, to no avail.
    Specifics should be given them. Why is it failing?

    The blog I need help with is


    What are you trying to change?



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    I’m trying to upload on my profile. In about 12 different fields. I click save, and you tell me. It failed. But there’s no red highlighting, no indication of what failed. >:-(



    (“answer” just before this wasn’t in response to yours, in case you wondered.) I was trying to add a photo, change my public username, add three videos… Thanks for all the suggestions, by the way.
    I think somewhere along the line, it did say I had to enable cookies – is that a bad thing? They’re always telling us to get rid of them, to clean out our computer!
    All these instructions, and I thought it would be easy <whew>.
    So I have to go to that browse happy website first…
    Is there another place where it really is “easy”? This is what I want: my name, maybe my image, and three videos – either themselves, or links – posted. Not big videos. I’m talking 1 min. max length on each.
    Mozilla Firefox.
    I try to upload the small videos – they say maximum 3 gigs, and my videos are… Something in megabytes, not big, and that fails – with no error message. And of course they keep telling me to go to video WordPress to upgrade.



    (I did manage to add the Gravatar … avatar, obviously, as my picture is now showing. Which is kind of weird because evidently some of the changes I made “took”, but others didn’t.)
    trying a new angle: when I go to my WordPress site, there’s that big picture. If I could just change that big picture – ideally to a video, but I don’t think that’s possible – to my image, I’d be fine, well, partly fine. That image has nothing to do with me.)



    trying to add a photo, change my public username, add three videos… Thanks for all the suggestions, by the way.

    trying to add a photo
    Where exactly do you mean?
    On a post or on a page or in a sidebar widget?



    change my public username

    see here >



    add three videos

    see here >

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