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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 9 months ago #62610

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OK - I applied a fix. Please let me know if that worked. If not, it's OK. There is a major update for the forum software that just became available this month that I will apply if this problem is not fixed.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 9 months ago #62611

  • mrsb04
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That has worked Jeff. Just returned to my post from this morning (UK time) and the edit option is back. Thank you

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 9 months ago #62620

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Thanks Jeff. Thought it was a new feature.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 8 months ago #62965

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Jeff

Sorry to bother you but my edit posts facility has disappeared again.
Thanks

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 8 months ago #62966

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And I still can't see profiles.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 8 months ago #62994

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I applied a fix again. Please let me know if the two issues are fixed (1) Editing your own posts (2) Viewing profiles.

If it is not working, first try to clear your Internet browser's cache. Sometimes your computer will store old versions of website pages.

Thank you, Jeff Cooper
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 8 months ago #62998

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My edit facility has returned, thank you

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 4 months ago #64184

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Have there been changes made to this page? I just logged on and my home page looks different.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 4 months ago #64185

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Yes, today (8/6/18) a software update was installed. It was necessary for security and other purposes. The update included a new "template" for the discussion group. That is why it looks a bit different. Most of the features should be the same. This template is 100% supported by the creator, which is why we needed to switch to it. Please report any issues you experience and I will work on them. Thank you.
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 4 months ago #64187

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No issues here! Looks great! Almost like it looked when I first joined. I like it; I can actually see the printing better! Thank you!

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 4 months ago #64188

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Ok, there is one little glitch. In all the new posts, one of the lines is blurry. Two separate lines in one, so to speak. One of your lines, Jeff, does this, then when mine registered, it's doing the same thing. So is one of Hal's in his latest post.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 4 months ago #64189

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Thanks Cindy. I see what you mean. It looks like it has to do with the signature. It does not have enough space above it and it is blending into the text of the post. I will see if I can fix that.
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 4 months ago #64190

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You must have gotten it fixed because everything looks good on this page now, Jeff. Thanks!

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64207

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when typing in a Quick Reply the color is very faint and hard to read what is being typed - can you make that darker?
Thanks
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64210

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Hi there MelA,
Thanks for submitting your request. I made some changes to the style code. The text should now be darker and slightly larger when you type in the QUICK REPLY box. Please let me know if you encounter any issues. Thank you.
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64213

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Perfect - thank you Jeff!
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64248

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I notice that the 'search' page has an issue. Search results with more than 30 items are not shown. That is, results are limited to showing only the first 30.
Also, I notice there are no buttons along the bottom for indexing/paging through the results.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64261

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Rather a lot of new recent topics appearing that look like adverts

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64433

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The pdsa.org website will undergo some maintenance on Wednesday, August 29th. It will be offline for a minimum of a few hours, starting at approximately 11am Eastern time. This discussion group will be offline during that time, but no changes will be made to the discussion group during the maintenance period. Thank you.
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64456

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Hello! Will the discussion group be accessible from the home page and other pages again? It doesn’t seem to be listed anywhere, though I can obviously access it through my browser history. Thanks:)

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64505

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can't view private messages.....

"Please log in or sign up to view or modify your profile."

but i am logged in.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64516

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Hmm, I posted a little while ago, but it seems to be missing now. I wonder if I canceled it instead of submitting it. I can't view my profile. Before, I would have to go to the home page and log in there then come here and log in. That option doesn't seem to be there now.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64572

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not sure if this is an issue for iPhone users, but when I look at the topics while on my phone (android) it says Last post 'time' ago by 'username' twice, instead of Topic started 'time' ago by 'username' followed by the Last post part... Not a major issue, just thought of bringing it up because I often wonder if a topic is completely new or if someone restarted an old one. :lol:

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 3 months ago #64595

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Searching for past posts.
I am trying to find an old post of mine from about 3 years ago but cannot find away to do so unless I look on each individual day of the year. Is it possible to have a search between 2 specific dates ?

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 2 months ago #64702

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I still can't access my profile. And now I'm getting a pink dot flashing when I bring my home page up as well as when I click on any thread. Is anyone else getting this?

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 2 months ago #64869

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I just noticed that the SUBMIT and CANCEL buttons at the bottom of a new topic or reply were the wrong color and not showing up very well. I changed the color so they can better be seen.

Also - for some reason I have not been receiving notifications about this topic, so I will go back through the "recent" replies to see if anything else needs to be fixed.

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 2 months ago #64870

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The main menu has been abbreviated. The discussion group is available from the
> PATIENTS & CAREGIVERS
> SUPPORT RESOURCES menu link
The direct link to the discussion group is pdsa.org/discussion-group
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 2 months ago #64871

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johnmerrick wrote: can't view private messages.....

"Please log in or sign up to view or modify your profile."

but i am logged in.


I can't duplicate this problem. If you click on "Private Messages" near the top-right it should take you to your profile. From there you can click on your "Connections". pdsa.org/user-profile.html
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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 2 months ago #64872

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maria3132 wrote: Hello! Will the discussion group be accessible from the home page and other pages again? It doesn’t seem to be listed anywhere, though I can obviously access it through my browser history. Thanks:)


The main menu has been abbreviated. The discussion group is available from the
> PATIENTS & CAREGIVERS
> SUPPORT RESOURCES menu link
The direct link to the discussion group is pdsa.org/discussion-group
Jeff Cooper, PDSA website guy

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Website and Discussion Group Updated 1 year 2 months ago #64873

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mrsb04 wrote: Searching for past posts.
I am trying to find an old post of mine from about 3 years ago but cannot find away to do so unless I look on each individual day of the year. Is it possible to have a search between 2 specific dates ?


Does the "Search" feature in the menu tabs near the top help? It takes you to this page - pdsa.org/discussion-group/search.html
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