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Discussion in 'Tech Support, General Q&A, Site Feedback & More' started by Spark, Apr 16, 2017.

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  1. R APPLEBY

    R APPLEBY

    Mar 11, 2003
    That's weird. Can you go to the media gallery and see your attachments?

    Went to media tab, clicked my albums, says I have not created any albums, searched albums, no results

    Thanks
     
  2. btb01

    btb01 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 26, 2008
    Makes sense, I think. Just feels/looks more like a mobile site than when I was able to use the old desktop site on my phone. Of course, the desktop site also now looks/feels more like a mobile site (to me at least). It'll take some getting used to, for sure.

    I notice now when using the Default Style that joined date and number of posts (labeled "Messages") shows up under the person's name and avatar -- thanks for adding that! It would still be nice to see location as we could on the old system (without having to click on their name), but I know that's far from a top priority. Also, the joined date and number of posts are only showing up for me on my desktop using Default Style. They don't show up using the FA Dark style, nor do they show up on my phone even when using Default Style (so there must be some difference between the mobile site and desktop).
     
  3. btb01

    btb01 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 26, 2008
    Also, signatures don't show up on mobile (using Default Style or any other).
     
  4. Chris8

    Chris8

    299
    Dec 1, 2013
    On the old forums I was able to set it up that the first post was on the last page and most recent on the first page.
     
  5. btb01

    btb01 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 26, 2008
    Last thing (for now), I promise: I think someone already mentioned avatars being cropped square (whereas you used to be able to have avatars that were not square), but it also seems like everyone's avatars look very blurry now.
     
  6. Spark

    Spark HPIC - Hatas gonna Hate Staff Member Administrator Super Mod Moderator

    Oct 2, 1998
    Avatars are automatically resized if they are too large for the designated box.
     
  7. KingMC

    KingMC The Pun-isher

    Jul 25, 2014
    Just wanted to give a shout out for the multi-quote feature resetting all selected posts for quoting once the multi-quoting post is posted, means we don't have to go back through the whole thread deselecting all the posts we quoted else they get added to all subsequent replies.

    A+ design improvement there
     
  8. jhauptman

    jhauptman

    4
    Mar 28, 2017
    When is the "For Sale by Individuals" section coming back up?
     
  9. bhyde

    bhyde UNNECESSARY EVIL Staff Member Super Mod Moderator Platinum Member

    Mar 19, 2002
    It looks like its up now..has been for awhile.
     
  10. NJBillK

    NJBillK Custom Leather and Fixed Blade modifications.

    Mar 27, 2014
    One thing I would Really like to see brought back is the identifier of who the most recent poster in a thread was.

    I often don't watch how many posts are in a thread and I know if it is boldface, there is (at least) a new post. But often I will wait to see that there are 2-3+ posts prior to my poking the nose back in.

    Other than that, I am coming around to the new setup (using Flat Awesome +).

    Thanks.
     
  11. NJBillK

    NJBillK Custom Leather and Fixed Blade modifications.

    Mar 27, 2014
    Didn't notice this yet, as I haven't had the opportunity to multi-quote, but this is Very much appreciated.
     
  12. thurin

    thurin Wanderer

    Dec 19, 2012
    Are you on a phone? The last poster is displayed on desktop and on my phone when held sideways, but not when it's up and down. For small screens it hides certain bits of info to make it flow better.
     
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  13. NJBillK

    NJBillK Custom Leather and Fixed Blade modifications.

    Mar 27, 2014
    Got it, thanks.
     
  14. RamZar

    RamZar Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 3, 2013
    Of course. Here are a couple of other threads with polls where the poll results did not transfer from the old vBulletin forum to XenForo.

    http://www.bladeforums.com/index.php?threads/spyderco-locking-folders-with-3-blades.1462653/
    http://www.bladeforums.com/index.ph...te-zt-sprint-run-of-summer-fall-2016.1454060/

    Incidentally, qutoing for replies is a real chore to make the above look readable with proper context.
     
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  15. Stacy E. Apelt - Bladesmith

    Stacy E. Apelt - Bladesmith ilmarinen - MODERATOR Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Aug 20, 2004
    In the "edit" of a thread, there doesn't seem to be any way to edit the thread title.
     
  16. RayseM

    RayseM Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 18, 2010
    Just had this question answered for myself. In this new format - don't go into edit - simply find the "THREAD TOOL" pull down menu at the top right of your thread. There you will se the quick fix option!

    Ray
     
  17. AShearer

    AShearer

    Nov 30, 2016
    Spark: Just switched to Dark beta. I like it along with the compressed listing of forums and other mods . I notice on my Mac, running Safari. The Search box overlays my Name and everything to the right of that at the top. I can't move it or dismiss it. Could be a Safari issue.CORRECTION; Is a Safari issue. I tried Firefox and the UI is correct.
     
  18. Falling_rain

    Falling_rain

    383
    May 24, 2012
    Yes, a box to type in the page number. This feature exists in some other forums. But don't worry, problem solved. Thanks to "pleasanthill", see below his reply. This saves me lot of time!


     
  19. rschuch

    rschuch

    597
    Apr 18, 2014
    How do you email someone? Used to be you just clicked their avatar and it would be an option, but I can't even start a conversation now.
     
  20. Lone_Wolfe

    Lone_Wolfe Dazed and Confused Platinum Member

    May 3, 2011
    You don't appear to be a paid member, which is required to send PM's.
     
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