Originally Posted by Stephen
I must say that I have been very impressed with the way attachments now behave on the forum and Blog. Before the upgrade I used to hate having to click on attachments which would open in a new window and meant you had to navigate back. I always felt that navigating away from the original forum page was bad. However the new system seems to use a sort of Java or Flash system to open the photo in a sort of overlay where you can actually navigate through a series of attachments, then just click the close icon and the overlay goes, very slick. In some respects its better than posting images in the body of a post.
Yes, it's an improvement. Though I do encourage members to use the gallery, especially if their pictures are for 'exhibition' on the site. Using forum attachments for diagrams and the like is better of course.