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  • I thought it was supposed to be IN compatability view... but I just went out of it and all is well again! Thanks!!!

    Originally posted by Simkie View Post
    Take it out of compatibility view. Works for me.
    They call it PMS because Mad Cow Disease was already taken...

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    • Originally posted by axl View Post
      And the GO button? I know it's petty, but I really miss it.

      And I'm not sure why I got a thumbs down for saying that before. Does someone hate the GO button? Strange.
      Just to verify, you're interested in a return to the "Go" button, which took you to the main page of whichever forum you were reading a thread in, instead of "Top," which takes you to the top of the page you're on. Since this isn't a option we picked, it's a part of the new software, it would require a modification to the software code. We'll check into how much of an issue that would be.

      The email notifications should now be fixed -- I'm actually posting this message in part to test the thread subscriptions! And supposedly the thread view count is also fixed, so let us know if you're having trouble with either of those issues.

      Thanks for your patience!
      Mod 1

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      • Yes Mod 1.. notifications are fully up and working cuz I just got your above post in my email. Yay!!!
        <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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        • And I got yours...

          Sorry it took so long folks!

          They still have items they're working on, but getting email notifications and thread views fixed were high-priority, as is implementing new anti-spam measures. We'll keep working our way down the list.

          Thanks ~
          Mod 1
          Last edited by Moderator 1; Nov. 14, 2012, 04:33 PM. Reason: redundant use of "the list" ;)

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          • It's ok! We all know it's a WIP - "Work in Progress"
            <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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            • Mod 1,

              I, as well, miss the "go" button. Especially since you have to scroll through so many options in the forum navigation menu. The "go" button made it easier.

              Thank you for keeping us updated on the progress.

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              • Originally posted by ChocoMare View Post
                YAY.. Email notifications are back!!!
                Yay!!!!!
                COTH's official mini-donk enabler

                "I am all for reaching out, but in some situations it needs to be done with a rolled up news paper." Alagirl

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                • Originally posted by jawa View Post
                  Mod 1,

                  I, as well, miss the "go" button. Especially since you have to scroll through so many options in the forum navigation menu. The "go" button made it easier.

                  Thank you for keeping us updated on the progress.
                  Ditto. The go button was much more expedient.

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                  • I get this notification when I try to log on using FireFox:
                    Bad Request
                    Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand.
                    Size of request header field exceeds server limit.

                    Cookie
                    /n
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                    Any ideas?

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                    • I'm still not getting any e-mail notifications. Is there something I have to do to reactivate this. I see a list of subscriptions on one page; yet another page says that there are no subscriptions for this time period, or something along those lines.

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                      • Originally posted by Cabaret SK View Post
                        I get this notification when I try to log on using FireFox:
                        Bad Request
                        Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand.
                        Size of request header field exceeds server limit.

                        Cookie
                        /n
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                        Any ideas?
                        Clear your cookies. If that doesn't work, clear your cache. If you're still having problems, report back.

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                        • Originally posted by Bacardi1 View Post
                          I'm still not getting any e-mail notifications. Is there something I have to do to reactivate this. I see a list of subscriptions on one page; yet another page says that there are no subscriptions for this time period, or something along those lines.
                          Check your settings on this page:

                          www.chronofhorse.com/forum/profile.php?do=editoptions

                          Second item under "Messaging & Notification," "Default Thread Subscription Mode." I imagine you would want "Instantly, via email"? Is that what you have selected, or something else?

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                          • I'm still having problems with things loading very slowly. Any remedies for this?
                            What you allow is what will continue.

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                            • Originally posted by mht View Post
                              I'm still having problems with things loading very slowly. Any remedies for this?
                              Are you having this problem consistently or only sporadically? If it's the latter, it might be because the developers were working on a problem at the time. I've had a few periods where the site was basically non-responsive, as well, but it resolved shortly thereafter. Just want to see the extent of the issue for you.

                              You can also try clearing your computer's cache/cookies, which sometimes helps when things are acting randomly strange!

                              --------

                              The default advanced search screen has been switched so that the screen you're taken to first is more like the search we were used to.

                              The thumbnail pictures for Premium members has been fixed, though that one may not be active on the live site until tonight -- haven't checked yet if it made it over.

                              We're working on IDing the source of/reason for the increased spam.

                              Thanks!
                              Mod 1

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                              • If you plan to poll the membership on something... could you post the poll in all the discussion forums (or at least in off course) rather than in the techie forum. Until the switchover to the upgraded format-- I didn't EVER visit the techie forum and I suspect that's true of most members.
                                ~Veronica
                                "The Son Dee Times" "Sustained" "Somerset" "Franklin Square"
                                http://photobucket.com/albums/y192/vxf111/

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                                • search question please

                                  how do i do a search with more than one word? for instance ..friesian cross,

                                  thanks..also not 'sure' how to post this question...

                                  longtrot

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                                  • Originally posted by longtrot View Post
                                    how do i do a search with more than one word? for instance ..friesian cross,

                                    thanks..also not 'sure' how to post this question...

                                    longtrot
                                    Our search is still pretty sub par when it comes to complex search terms. Best bet is to use google to search the site:

                                    https://www.google.com/search?source....1.QGpKo-XndEU

                                    Unless, mods, I'm missing something?

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                                    • Having the Messaging back on the menu would be nice. Just saying.
                                      Thus do we growl that our big toes have, at this moment, been thrown up from below!

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                                      • PM screen covered by ads

                                        I can't PM or even read PMs because they are covered by the ads.

                                        Is there a setting I need to change?
                                        http://www.tbhsa.com/index.html

                                        Originally Posted by JSwan
                                        I love feral children. They taste like chicken.

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                                        • FWIW, it would be really helpful to have a darker line that breaks the message text and the signature line. You have to look to see what is a link someone posted vs a link that is in their signature line. Not sure if others have felt this way, but when I was on a thread looking to see a picture, I kept clicking on poster's signature line links instead of the link that was posted in the thread because the line is pretty faint.
                                          They call it PMS because Mad Cow Disease was already taken...

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