Once you reach MEMBER access or higher (requires 31 posts or replies) you can now upload a custom avatar .
To upload an Avatar you simply goto
MY PROFILE > EDIT PROFILE > Select Different Avatar
On the Select Avatar screen you can pick from one of the default avatars, or in the lower right hand corner click the UPLOAD CUSTOM AVATAR
Browse to the avatar stored on your computer then click the Upload Button. Once the file is uploaded copy and paste the url given in the example into the Avatar URL request box and click SELECT THIS AVATAR.
Avatars cannot be any wider that 120 pixels or larger than 25kb.
Abusive use of this feature may result in loss of custom avatar privileges or ban from the forum.