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Problem postin "Thanks"

Discussion in 'Site Activity/Suggestions' started by luckabuck, Sep 3, 2013.



  1. luckabuck

    luckabuck Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    I've been having a problem posting "thanks" to other people's post, and my computer knowledge is limited. Can you help me with my problem.
    Thanks
     
  2. Irons

    Irons Deep Sixed Site Supporter Mother Lode

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    Thanks button hides from time to time. You only get so many thanks a day then no more for you!
     
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    searcher Mother Lode Found Site Supporter ++ Mother Lode

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    What Irons said. You only get so many a day and once you use them up - they're gone until the next day.
     
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    GOLD DUCK Mother Lode Found Mother Lode

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    QWAK,Irons,Excess "THANKS" clicks are TAXED and become BITCOIN! :ahhhhh::cheerful::banana::ban-cha:

    Spend them wisely not like a drunken sailer home on leave!:thumbs_up::idea:

    That which is not truly earned DEVALUES what has been EARNED! :idea:

    the DUCK :s9:
     
  5. Po'boy

    Po'boy Midas Member Midas Member Site Supporter

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    I can't thank GIM for the truths and lumps enough and none came cheap or without meaning.

    If I give one I mean it.
     
  6. Duckworth

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    I have only been a member for a few days, but I can't find a "Thanks" button at all, let alone one that comes and goes. Help.

    Edit: Whoops, never mind it is showing up now..
     
  7. Scorpio

    Scorpio Скорпион Founding Member Board Elder Site Mgr Site Supporter ++

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    You got it Duckworth,

    For new members, it hides until you have 5 posts min.

    To answer the question for others
     
  8. Goldhedge

    Goldhedge Modal Operator/Moderator Site Mgr Site Supporter

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    Is it a 'thanks' button or a 'like' button these days??
     
  9. glockngold

    glockngold Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    Tis a "Like"
     
  10. nickndfl

    nickndfl Midas Member Midas Member Site Supporter ++

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    I believe it is the standard format or protocol for forum layout. It would be interesting for somebody to explain the logistics and reasoning behind the update when they finally have time.
     
  11. Scorpio

    Scorpio Скорпион Founding Member Board Elder Site Mgr Site Supporter ++

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    Pop me a note or ask here, either way, for clarification. I thought the question was looked at prior to even going to the switchover. More speed, more buttons, better integration with the mobile devices, etc?????
     
  12. Scorpio

    Scorpio Скорпион Founding Member Board Elder Site Mgr Site Supporter ++

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    Please refer to attached

    Thanks are replaced by 'Likes'. Once you 'Like' something, the button changes to 'Unlike', where you can pull it back off if you choose.

    That also contains your 'Quote' button, where you can click that, and it will store quotes for you from multiple posts if need be.

    Then there is a 'Insert Quotes' on the left side of the reply box that you can start dropping in your various quotes with.

    thanks button.jpg
     
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  13. pitw

    pitw Gold Member Gold Chaser Site Supporter

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    Well I for one ain't smart enough to work with the quotes.
     
  14. Scorpio

    Scorpio Скорпион Founding Member Board Elder Site Mgr Site Supporter ++

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    using multiquote from multiple threads,

    just click on the quote box each thread and it stores them for you,

    then the box on left, insert quotes when you are replying

    and they all go in, and you can add comments to each one as you deem necessary
     
  15. Ensoniq

    Ensoniq Midas Member Midas Member Site Supporter ++

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    I like the new format and features much better.

    - The draft feature is awesome for iPad, which had a nasty habit of blinking and losing data when you had to go to a different tab for reference

    - the format retention of the underlying article makes many of the new content easier to read

    - the number of pages of "new" posts let's you avoid missing content if you can't check in daily

    - the alerts let you go right to threads you're currently involved in without sorting through all posts
     

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