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by Rick Sanderson
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Site restored - backup from yesterday
Replies: 33
Views: 1014

Re: Site restored - backup from yesterday

lad_from_leeds wrote:
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:57 pm
was certainly down everytime I checked between 8:30pm ish and 10am ish this morning.
Same.
by Rick Sanderson
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: finding Nemo
Replies: 11
Views: 3044

eagle wrote:Never knew that. Well I never!
You should've...no can't say that...should have....is that safe?...might have benefitted from...nah, moment's gone.
by Rick Sanderson
Mon Feb 20, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Should the forum get an upgrade
Replies: 11
Views: 2690

There's something warming about a stock install of phpBB still serving it's purpose after all these years, while everything else on the web has been fannied about with and endlessly updated and 'improved'.
by Rick Sanderson
Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Should the forum get an upgrade
Replies: 11
Views: 2690

eagle wrote:
Rick Sanderson wrote:It would be nice if it worked on a mobile.
OK. Addicted but not that addicted.
Not necessarily a phone, was thinking about tablets.
by Rick Sanderson
Sun Feb 19, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Should the forum get an upgrade
Replies: 11
Views: 2690

It would be nice if it worked on a mobile.
by Rick Sanderson
Sat Feb 18, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: finding Nemo
Replies: 11
Views: 3044

Re: finding Nemo

Am a bit thick with computers so apologies if this seems elementary ....in a long thread with say 60 pages, how can I go directly to page say 34? In the address bar you will see the starting post, and there's 15 on a page (0-14 on page 1), so the following for example; http://theoptom.com/viewtopic...
by Rick Sanderson
Fri Jan 06, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: New post notifications
Replies: 11
Views: 6389

Working OK here.

Though I went through a phase, when using an Android tablet, of logging in and seeing the message 'no new posts' when there plainly were.
by Rick Sanderson
Mon Oct 10, 2016 8:35 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: 250 odd pages
Replies: 4
Views: 2826

Re: 250 odd pages

lad_from_leeds wrote:when you get a thread a load of pages long (250 ish) and click on the last noted page it oft comes up with "no posts exist for this topic"
It's a glitch that occurs unless you have read every post in the thread.
by Rick Sanderson
Tue Oct 04, 2016 2:03 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Planned server move - downtime November 3rd to 4th
Replies: 25
Views: 9745

Re: Planned server move - downtime November 3rd to 4th

theOptom wrote: If you have any tips to help fill the void, feel free to share.
I'll read up on some conspiracy theories.
by Rick Sanderson
Thu May 12, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Chat room
Replies: 6
Views: 5334

Not for years.

No good can ever come of it!
by Rick Sanderson
Wed May 04, 2016 11:47 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: New post notifications
Replies: 11
Views: 6389

You look good through a headscarf.
by Rick Sanderson
Wed May 04, 2016 11:11 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: New post notifications
Replies: 11
Views: 6389

You're slowly turning into my mother in law.

Though arguably better looking.
by Rick Sanderson
Sat Jan 02, 2016 1:50 pm
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Topic: PM notifications
Replies: 7
Views: 9466

maljee wrote:Slightly different issue but to do with with PM
They stay in the outbox until the recipient reads them.
by Rick Sanderson
Wed Aug 07, 2013 9:57 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Deleted threads.
Replies: 11
Views: 12516

I refer back to your point about me being precious.

As someone famous once said, 'I am what I am'.
by Rick Sanderson
Wed Aug 07, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: Give us feedback
Topic: Deleted threads.
Replies: 11
Views: 12516

You are being very precious. I know, i'm like that. No one owns a thread. It is started for open discussion. Precisely. If that discussion is deemed offensive, having run it's course or even just a load of old crap it should be shut by the moderator, in this case 'the boss'. None of that applied. W...