Xenforo Software - Troubleshooting and Questions

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  1. yguy

    yguy Well-Known Member

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    Manually delete everthing in the text box. Then, in the row of buttons above the text box, find the one towards the right labled "Drafts", click on that and select "delete draft".
     
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    Smartmouthwoman Bless your heart Past Donor

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    If I renew my donation, can I request my money go toward fixing those bugs? :roflol:
     
  3. Smartmouthwoman

    Smartmouthwoman Bless your heart Past Donor

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    Ok, thanks! Alot of trouble, but at least it goes away. YAY! :banana:
     
  4. Shangrila

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    Might buy you a flyswatter, Texas style
     
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  5. Shangrila

    Shangrila staff Staff Member Past Donor

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    On a bit more serious note, I am not sure what add ons one can purchase to satisfy all our needs, or if it is one large box, one size fits all.
    The new server, in itself, is quite costly. It means a lot that the forum owner has taken this step, first and foremost to enhance security. It takes a lot of commitment and caring, sacrificing and believing in what you are doing to run this place, and a lot of cash. There is no denying it.
    So yes, every penny helps.
    It will take some time to get all the kinks out and for all of us to learn the new system. Don't forget, we are learning together.
    I am so thankful for all the members who have asked important questions and have come forward to help each other.
     
  6. wgabrie

    wgabrie Well-Known Member Donor

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    Does anyone know how you delete the conversations, aka the new PMs???

    I had someone ask me that, but I didn't know. I assumed that you could do it by leaving the conversation, but I didn't want to try it out because I didn't want to leave the conversation, I wanted to keep it on my end.
     
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    Yes, you just leave the conversation.
     
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    Shangrila staff Staff Member Past Donor

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    Visitor messages.
     
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    APACHERAT Well-Known Member Past Donor

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    But aren't visitors just non PF members who can't post because they can't log in ?
     
  11. Shangrila

    Shangrila staff Staff Member Past Donor

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    They are the people who visit your profile page. The ones that aren't members are called guests.
     
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    I get it now.
     
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    It seems that sometimes when I reply to a thread, I am automatically "watching" that thread. For some other threads, I have to actually click the option at the top of the thread that says "watch thread." This has even happened with my OWN threads. Lol. Not a big deal, but it is kind of weird.
     
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    I know what you mean. I hate that it doesn't just delete it when you delete it the regular way!
     
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    How do I hi-lite in Bold Print the header on a new tread. I have started two treads and even used the B for hi-lite of the the Tread header but after I submit it the tread header is in plain script.
     
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    The site was inaccessible a little while ago. Assume the Gods of Olympus already know this but thought I would mention it in case they weren't
     
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    I also experienced the crash. It lasted for what ? About an hour or so ?
     
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    Not sure. I tried a couple times maybe twenty minutes before that post and got nothing. Youtubed for a bit to make sure it was the site and not my internet being down and came back and it was working again, so if it was down an hour, I just rolled in on the back end of it.
     
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    As long as the PF Mod Squad was aware of it.

    What ever the glitch was, it was fixed with in an hour.
     
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    Smartmouthwoman Bless your heart Past Donor

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    Ok, this is driving me nuts. (Shut up)

    I'm reading a thread, accidently hit the back key or sometimes, dont hit anything, and suddenly im zapped outta that thread AND CANT FIND IT AGAIN! Its no longer listed in Watched Threads or New Posts. Only way I can find it again is to search for it... what a pain!

    Where does it go?

    Btw, I was typing this msg last nite when the site went down. Really, if you didnt wanna answer, all you had to say was idk. ;)
     

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