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What is an avatar?

royshaw
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What is an avatar?

I'm new to this.could you please tell me what an avatar is

Moderator's note by Mike (Mav): Changed thread title to reflect issue after thread moved.

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Re: What is an avatar?

Moderator's note:

Moved to it's own thread from an eight-year-old thread.

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Re: What is an avatar?

The picture shown to the left of your name, so choose what you want I guess within sensible limits.
If you don't pick your own you're just shown a generic forum software one.

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Re: What is an avatar?


royshaw wrote:

I'm new to this.could you please tell me what an avatar is


 

Here you goWink

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Re: What is an avatar?

As said though the man is the street would say.........................index.jpg

 

 

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Re: What is an avatar?

Or:-

1 The incarnation of a Hindu deity (such as Vishnu)
 
2 a :an incarnation in human form
   b :an embodiment (as of a concept or philosophy) often in a person