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Technical Help
When I press "Paint", I see a page of rules and can't paint!
The Painting program is messing up!
I can't draw or comment anymore, but I could before!
I tried to continue, but the canvas was blank!
How come when I edit my comments, there are weird thingys in between every word?
I clicked the link at the bottom of the rules page ("All Set?") but it takes me to another page, and I still can't draw.
I found the hidden link and activated the "Paint" button, but when I try to draw, I get a browser error.

I can't continue!
I uploaded a drawing, and there is no "Continue" button!
My continue button suddenly disappeared, and it was there before!
I forgot my password and can't continue!
I tried to continue, but the canvas was blank!
How do I color under the lines if everything is on the same layer?
My image disappeared! Where did it go?

How to Do Everything
What is oekaki?
How do I color under the lines if everything is on the same layer?
How do I delete one of my drawings or comments?
How do I get an icon?
How do I create my own theme contest?
How do I save my work in Paintchat?
How do I take a screenshot?
How do I upload an image?
How do I become a moderator?
Can I post my drawings from Photoshop or other oekaki boards?
Can I post my hand-drawn art?
How can I contribute to the community?
Can I draw a picture with artistic nudity?
What is plagarism, and what isn't?
Can I draw something controversial?
How violent is too violent?
What's the size limit for images?
How come when I edit my comments, there are weird thingys in between every word?
Is it ok to give constructive criticism?
How come the artists that are really good don't have to draw on the Advanced and Vets Board?

Deleting images
My image disappeared! Where did it go?
Why was my image deleted?
How do I delete one of my drawings or comments?

The Rules and Rule-breaking
What is spamming?
What is flaming?
Why was my image deleted?
What should I do if I see someone breaking the rules?
There's this really obnoxious person on Paintchat. What do I do?
My picture was deleted unfairly!
How do I become a moderator?
Why did I get banned?
How do I get unbanned?

Oekaki Tutorials

ShiPainterPro Tutorial
by Patches
How to Achieve Tablet Pressure
by Gorelok
How to Mask
by Silver
Shading Tutorial
by Silver


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