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#1 2005-06-24 19:09:50

justlookingforthemoment
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'New Posts'

I'm not really sure if this is a good suggestion or not, or if there is a way of fixing it, but anyway, I'll have a go...

When I turn up to this forum, blue boxes appear next to discussions with new posts, threads, whatever. Then if I leave the window open for a while, or log out of the forum all those boxes disappear even if I haven't read them yet.

Could the boxes possibly stay until you have read the post? (This is probably a really stupid question, but I'm not an expert on forums...) I know of another forum where 'new' posts stay new until you have read them, but I think you must have cookies enabled in your browser for that.

Does anyone feel the same way? Opinions, people...?

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#2 2005-06-24 21:02:04

Roraborealis
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Hmm..........I've never noticed that. I normally just go around looking for good places to talk.........

Anyway, I'm not sure as to how this can be solved. I'm not worthy of being mentioned in the same league as Rod (who's admin) or Zach (who seems to have efficient knowledge of computing).


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#3 2005-06-27 01:23:55

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i like it ! ITS SOOOOO GOOD ! Its like a master piese to me.

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#4 2005-06-27 01:25:36

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Re: 'New Posts'

Lovely comments, thank you ryudo !


"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

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#5 2005-06-28 06:35:04

Mr T
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Re: 'New Posts'

i think that "hazaa!!!" is an appropriate comment in this situation


I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man big_smile
I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large
cool Fatboy Slim is a Legend cool

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#6 2005-06-28 07:49:34

stewie
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Re: 'New Posts'

indeed


HAPPY HAPPY, JOY JOY  big_smile
cool Fatboy Slim is the band of the 90s, thats if you want to call it a band because its really a one man name cool

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#7 2005-06-28 09:38:41

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All together now,

One ... Two ... Three ... HAZZZAAAA !!

(That feels better)


"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

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#8 2005-06-28 09:45:30

Zach
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Re: 'New Posts'

I feel somewhat deprived of something.


Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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#9 2005-06-29 07:54:59

Mr T
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Re: 'New Posts'

a face perhaps?


I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man big_smile
I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large
cool Fatboy Slim is a Legend cool

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#10 2005-06-29 07:56:40

Roraborealis
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Re: 'New Posts'

Hmmm....it wouldn't be nice if your were that of people.


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#11 2005-06-29 08:05:16

Mr T
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does his avatar have a face? my point exactly


I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man big_smile
I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large
cool Fatboy Slim is a Legend cool

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#12 2005-06-29 08:07:27

Roraborealis
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Oh, I see your point now.


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#13 2005-06-29 08:09:04

Mr T
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see, i was making a relavent point whilst listening to Fatboy Slim


I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man big_smile
I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large
cool Fatboy Slim is a Legend cool

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#14 2005-06-29 08:13:12

Roraborealis
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I prefer rock......and heavy metal.......


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#15 2005-06-29 08:20:12

Mr T
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big Goth!!! i listen to all sorts, por ejemplo, right now i am listening to R.E.M


I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man big_smile
I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large
cool Fatboy Slim is a Legend cool

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#16 2005-06-29 08:24:21

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Re: 'New Posts'

My favourite bands are My Chemical Romance, The Used, and especially Green Day, but right now I am listening to my own recordings.

Last edited by Roraborealis (2005-06-29 08:24:41)


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#17 2005-06-29 08:26:14

Mr T
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official. rora is a big GOTH!!! right now i am listening to some random Swedish band called Sabaton


I come back stronger than a powered-up Pac-Man big_smile
I bought a large popcorn @ the cinema the other day, it was pretty big...some might even say it was "large
cool Fatboy Slim is a Legend cool

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#18 2005-06-29 10:52:39

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Roraborealis wrote:

... my own recordings.

As in your own music that you yourself made?

(Current favorites: Infected Mushroom, Miguel Migs)


"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

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#19 2005-06-29 18:45:31

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Yep, I play guitar and harp. And justlooking plays saxophone!


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#20 2005-06-29 19:25:54

justlookingforthemoment
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Re: 'New Posts'

That's right...and the flute...and I'm trying to learn to play the clarinet *odd squeaking noise*

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#21 2005-06-30 02:49:28

Roraborealis
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It seems we lot are very musical!


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#22 2005-06-30 03:04:01

Zach
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Obviously, Mr. T is unaware of what a Goth is, either in historical standings or a social standing.

Plus, it has a face, just under the hood.


Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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#23 2005-06-30 07:06:28

Roraborealis
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Exactly. I thought goths were people who....dressed in black, and have pale faces......and stuff......


School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

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#24 2005-06-30 09:24:50

mathsyperson
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Re: 'New Posts'

Roraborealis wrote:

It seems we lot are very musical!

Well, you know what they say about maths and music... they both have an m.


Why did the vector cross the road?
It wanted to be normal.

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#25 2005-06-30 10:26:14

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mathsyperson wrote:

Well, you know what they say about maths and music... they both have an m.

Har de har!

But, wasn't Bach supposed to have based his compositions on mathematical harmony?


"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

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