Archive for the ‘Blogger’ Category

Several users in the Windows Live Writer forums have reported seeing “Error 400: Bad Request” when publishing to Blogger with images: This happens when some values are missing from your Windows registry—specifically, the content types of .jpg, .gif, and/or .png extensions. I don’t know exactly how they are getting removed, but it’s almost certainly a […]


We just released another patch for Windows Live Writer, via Microsoft Update. This one mainly benefits Blogger users who upload images to Picasa (which is the default setting). The full details are in KB951125, but the important points for most Writer+Blogger users are: Clicking a thumbnail image no longer pops up a file download dialog […]

There’s an issue that will bite you, hard, if you have a * blog that you post images to using Windows Live Writer, and then later take that blog to a domain (either by opting for the FTP publishing option, or through Blogger’s own custom domain hosting). You’ll find that all images that were […]