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Message 1259612 - Posted: 12 Jul 2012, 22:03:44 UTC

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.


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Message 1259629 - Posted: 12 Jul 2012, 23:37:51 UTC - in response to Message 1259612.  

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.

I don't know, the preview section is back, so we're not flying blind anymore when we post...

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Message 1259744 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 9:00:21 UTC - in response to Message 1259629.  

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.

I don't know, the preview section is back, so we're not flying blind anymore when we post...

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.
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Message 1259747 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 9:07:46 UTC - in response to Message 1259744.  

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.

I don't know, the preview section is back, so we're not flying blind anymore when we post...

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.



Me either so at least your not alone :)
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Message 1259753 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 9:25:19 UTC

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.

Yes that really is annoying.

Just goes to show that whatever you do, you will never please all of the people all of the time!

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Message 1259755 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 9:29:33 UTC - in response to Message 1259753.  

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.

Yes that really is annoying.

Just goes to show that whatever you do, you will never please all of the people all of the time!




Well its going to be a pain for when you have to copy and paste the winning captions for the caption contest.
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Message 1259759 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 9:59:30 UTC

Exactly James!!
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Message 1259780 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 11:20:47 UTC

I like it before how it showed the First post then the X amount most recent. Weird that it was changed. But whatever, we all can adapt I guess :)
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Message 1259792 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 12:03:28 UTC
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I only reincarnate threads when a mod asks me to.

Oooo I dont like this new format for posting. How am I supposed to reply to peoples posts without being able to scroll down and re-read them. [Edit-removed a bit here cause it was wrong. :)]
And while I'm having a sook about it - the font isn't very nice either.
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Message 1259804 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 12:27:23 UTC

+1

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Message 1259824 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 13:03:39 UTC - in response to Message 1259804.  

+1

Hey, do I feel a petition coming on ?

Have you been eating snails again?
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Message 1259839 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 13:36:56 UTC

Nope, it was a veggie vindaloo that done it, they promised it would have no side effects ......
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Message 1259843 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 13:48:33 UTC - in response to Message 1259755.  

Well its going to be a pain for when you have to copy and paste the winning captions for the caption contest.

+1!

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Message 1259845 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 14:00:59 UTC

No, keep up at the back there, you are +2 ! If we're going to give these Devs a kick up the bum, we need to get our act together :-)
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Message 1259856 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 14:58:24 UTC - in response to Message 1259843.  

Well its going to be a pain for when you have to copy and paste the winning captions for the caption contest.

+1!

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Message 1259900 - Posted: 13 Jul 2012, 17:34:28 UTC - in response to Message 1259744.  

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.

I don't know, the preview section is back, so we're not flying blind anymore when we post...

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.

I was about to say it works fine for me, but I checked and could only see the post I was quoting or replying to.

Guess we'll just have to use "edit" mode, or a second window, for listing winners in the "Caption" game.
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Message 1260070 - Posted: 14 Jul 2012, 0:22:14 UTC - in response to Message 1259900.  

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.

I don't know, the preview section is back, so we're not flying blind anymore when we post...

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.

I was about to say it works fine for me, but I checked and could only see the post I was quoting or replying to.

Guess we'll just have to use "edit" mode, or a second window, for listing winners in the "Caption" game.

Right click on the button and select open in new tab (or new window).


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Message 1260154 - Posted: 14 Jul 2012, 5:41:56 UTC - in response to Message 1260070.  

Since the new change to pages means that the threads do not load nearly as much data at a time, we may not need to create Part N threads anymore.

I don't know, the preview section is back, so we're not flying blind anymore when we post...

Didn't notice the "preview" missing, what is missing is not being able to see the thread you are replying to without opening a new window.

I was about to say it works fine for me, but I checked and could only see the post I was quoting or replying to.

Guess we'll just have to use "edit" mode, or a second window, for listing winners in the "Caption" game.

Right click on the button and select open in new tab (or new window).


Also hitting <CTRL> while clicking on a link opens the link in a new Tab, likewise hitting <Shift> while clicking a link opens the link in a new Window.

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Message 1260160 - Posted: 14 Jul 2012, 5:57:55 UTC - in response to Message 1260154.  


Right click on the button and select open in new tab (or new window).


Also hitting <CTRL> while clicking on a link opens the link in a new Tab, likewise hitting <Shift> while clicking a link opens the link in a new Window.


I prefer Middle Click.

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Message 1260166 - Posted: 14 Jul 2012, 6:10:15 UTC - in response to Message 1260160.  
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Right click on the button and select open in new tab (or new window).


Also hitting <CTRL> while clicking on a link opens the link in a new Tab, likewise hitting <Shift> while clicking a link opens the link in a new Window.


I prefer Middle Click.


Middle click?! As in three button mouse?? If you have one of those I assume it has a ball in it and is circa 1995?

;-)?

[edit]: I remembered that mice with a scroll wheel typically you can click the scroll wheel as a third button. (However I've yet to see this option in a laptop :-))
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