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m (There's no 'Workstation User' subforum anymore.)
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:Fixed-- thanks for pointing this out. [[User:Misfit138|Misfit138]] 22:24, 17 July 2010 (EDT)
 
:Fixed-- thanks for pointing this out. [[User:Misfit138|Misfit138]] 22:24, 17 July 2010 (EDT)
  
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[[Forum_Etiquette#Cross-Posting]] mentions Workstation User subforum but that subforum has been merged and renamed. [[User:Karol|Karol]] 10:48, 10 February 2011 (EST)
  
 
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I suggest changing sentence in [[Forum_Etiquette#Pasting_Pictures_and_Code]] from
[[Forum_Etiquette#Cross-Posting]] mentions Workstation User subforum but that subforum has been merged and renamed. [[User:Karol|Karol]] 10:48, 10 February 2011 (EST)
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<pre>Anything with dimensions greater than 250px or over 50Kb in size will be removed.</pre>
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<pre>Any image with dimensions greater than 250px or over 50Kb in size will be removed.</pre>
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this way the appropriate rule for the ''image'' tag - <code>img</code> - will be easy to find using text search. [[User:Tomato|Tomato]] 04:11, 14 February 2011 (EST)

Revision as of 09:11, 14 February 2011

Could we expand the 'How to Post' section to include an appeal discouraging thread starters from including redundant terms like [URGENT] or [HELP] in their post titles? It unnecessarily adds clutter to the title when in, eg., recent posts view and is embarrassing when you think about Google returns. Views?

Jasonwryan 00:38, 9 July 2010 (EDT)

Implemented, thanks for the suggestion. Misfit138 22:28, 17 July 2010 (EDT)

As reported [[1]] we currently use a slightly misleading phrase: "If you feel that an egregious oversight has been made, use the forum report function or pm the moderator group.". The problem is, we don't use pm on the forums, we use e-mail. Can sb please fix that in the wiki?

Karol 11:23, 17 July 2010 (EDT)

Fixed-- thanks for pointing this out. Misfit138 22:24, 17 July 2010 (EDT)

Forum_Etiquette#Cross-Posting mentions Workstation User subforum but that subforum has been merged and renamed. Karol 10:48, 10 February 2011 (EST)

I suggest changing sentence in Forum_Etiquette#Pasting_Pictures_and_Code from

Anything with dimensions greater than 250px or over 50Kb in size will be removed.

to

Any image with dimensions greater than 250px or over 50Kb in size will be removed.

this way the appropriate rule for the image tag - img - will be easy to find using text search. Tomato 04:11, 14 February 2011 (EST)