@pitaj yep that was it, turns out the Bitnami Stack displays a different version that I is actually running and isn't updatable. had to build a server from scratch turned out to be a good thing in the end.
Header image for a fresh install
I would like to get a header image for each page working but I can not seem to get the image path correct. I have tried using the widget html code to achieve this. Not sure if that is the best route or not. Here is the location I am trying to get the image.
What url are you using for the image?
<img src="http://localhost:4567/midnight/images/forest.jpg" >
and about 20 other combinations
Where is the file? If it is uploaded to nodebb it should look like
no I just saved it in various locations
one is home/nodebb/midnight/images/forest.jpg
Files in the nodebb root directory are not served publicly, if you are putting them manually put them inside
public/uploadsfolder. Then you can serve them with