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Message 1216704 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 3:47:27 UTC
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How many users are on dial up in this thread?

Can You verify if any really are Uli??

Or do You mean to Hijack the the thread???
H.R. 1469 makes SSI, EITC, ACA, Medicaid, SNAP, LiHeap, Heap, etc, etc, etc, all temporary, w/a 5yr lifetime limit like TANF! Can't work? Die!!
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Message 1216707 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 4:03:41 UTC

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Message 1216708 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 4:09:31 UTC

?????? That I am a Mod? Vic not sure what you are thinking?
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Message 1216717 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 4:23:04 UTC

I don't know if there is a Honda with this number,
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Message 1216718 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 4:23:36 UTC - in response to Message 1216708.  

?????? That I am a Mod? Vic not sure what you are thinking?

Can You verify if any really are on dial up here at S@H?
H.R. 1469 makes SSI, EITC, ACA, Medicaid, SNAP, LiHeap, Heap, etc, etc, etc, all temporary, w/a 5yr lifetime limit like TANF! Can't work? Die!!
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Message 1216719 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 4:25:47 UTC

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Message 1216739 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 5:12:14 UTC

beep winning
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Message 1216755 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 5:41:50 UTC

Oh, time for one or two posts before bed.
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Message 1216758 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 5:49:42 UTC

go to bed, so I can.
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Message 1216760 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 5:50:49 UTC

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Message 1216764 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 6:01:14 UTC

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Message 1216781 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 7:41:09 UTC
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In for a win.

@Vic, Uli is right. There are folks that still use dial up. Not everyone in the SETI@home world has access to a high speed internet connection. I'm sure there's no way to say how many, but, everyone has always been kind to watch how many posts are in a thread, as once they get too high, with all the pictures and signature blocks, it takes forever to load. Its something a lot of us take for granted, as we are used to the nice high speed connections we have.

Don't take this the wrong way Vic. I don't mean it in any way as any kind of attack or attempt to be rude.
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Message 1216786 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 7:56:37 UTC
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Guys, there is an option in your account under community preferences to set the number of posts to display if the thread contains more than a set number. I have mine set to the first 20 if there is more than 50.

Isn't the other answer here also, to have the Admins/Mods suggest a practical upper limit that we all stick to ? That way a thread does not get boring and no dial-up users are disadvantaged.

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Message 1216788 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 8:05:17 UTC

We had this already Chris.

It doesn´t really matter how much posts are in a thread cause only 75 posts are loaded at max.

Imho just one "bad" link or signature can cause in heavy load times.

Winning anyways.

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Message 1216792 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 8:37:50 UTC

The late morning shift dials in for a short win OS
It's good to be back amongst friends and colleagues



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Message 1216796 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 8:53:37 UTC

One can also turn signatures off in the preferences.
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Message 1216808 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 9:53:08 UTC

Winning before work.

With each crime and every kindness we birth our future.
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Message 1216809 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 10:13:26 UTC

No winkey smiley this time !!!!! winning. ;)

OOPS. winkey smiley

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Message 1216813 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 10:38:16 UTC

G'morrn all, up early for the plumber.
Well if only 75 posts get loaded
then question is answered.

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Message 1216819 - Posted: 11 Apr 2012, 11:12:19 UTC

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