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Topic # 85563 21-Jun-2011 12:44 Send private message

Would anyone else be interested in signing up to a feature whereas you are automatically watching every new topic in one particular forum?

I'm a keen reader of a couple of forums in particular, and would like to watch all the new stuff in them.

Want to gauge interest before I approach freitasm.




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  Reply # 483595 21-Jun-2011 12:46 Send private message

Keen as. Think I have suggested it previously even :-)

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  Reply # 483596 21-Jun-2011 12:46 Send private message

Well I wouldnt pay for it, but it would be nice to have :). But then again the Home Page shows new topics/posts anyway.

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  Reply # 483598 21-Jun-2011 12:49 Send private message

I was thinking about it last weekend. The worst part is creating new icons for it. Ask @redjungle ;)





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  Reply # 483602 21-Jun-2011 13:00 Send private message

Or how about an option to allow you to *only* manually "reset read flags" rather than the current functionality which resets your read flags automatically after you visit GZ.

I've asked for this a few times now as I like to trawl through all new posts, but don't always want to do so on each visit. Sometimes I just want to come on here to check one particular thing out, but am forced to either spend time to read all new posts, or lose all my unread flags. It gets even worse when I visit GZ from multiple devices as the reset flags don't always sync up.

I figure if I ask for this enough times then one day it may be implemented. It could be a possible alternative for the OPs suggestion?

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  Reply # 483605 21-Jun-2011 13:02 Send private message

I don't remember a request for manual only reset. Will have to think about it.




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  Reply # 483608 21-Jun-2011 13:06 Send private message

freitasm: I don't remember a request for manual only reset. Will have to think about it. <br />


See here and here. :)

It would be ace if you could do this!

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  Reply # 484452 22-Jun-2011 15:41 Send private message

Got a couple of buttons from Phil, so I guess I now have to get out of my recliner seat and do some work...




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  Reply # 484456 22-Jun-2011 15:51 Send private message

freitasm: Got a couple of buttons from Phil, so I guess I now have to get out of my recliner seat and do some work...


Thanks boss

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  Reply # 484476 22-Jun-2011 16:31 Send private message

I am exhausted... Already changed the database, added a couple of indexes and stored procedures.

Might have to take a break now until next week, otherwise might fry the keyboard...

;)




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  Reply # 484501 22-Jun-2011 17:01 Send private message

This would be useful! Example: Watch your ISP forum..

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  Reply # 484503 22-Jun-2011 17:06

freitasm: Got a couple of buttons from Phil, so I guess I now have to get out of my recliner seat and do some work...


I prefer to stay in my recliner and work.

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  Reply # 485467 24-Jun-2011 13:50 Send private message

How is that now?

I will actually change the code to add a new Auto Unwatch Forum on the same way I did the Auto Watch flip on/off...

Thanks Phil for the buttons!





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  Reply # 485511 24-Jun-2011 14:57 Send private message

#awesomesauce

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  Reply # 486160 26-Jun-2011 18:48 Send private message

Does that mean my request is close by too? ;-)

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  Reply # 486161 26-Jun-2011 18:48 Send private message

Later...




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