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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by Arbor22 » Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:48 pm

Prior to the update all pictures were easily visible when viewed on my phone. They are now too big to see and I can't"pinch" them smaller to view on the screen, its like I'm looking at a zoomed in picture?
Am I doing something wrong? Apart from this, the new format gets a thumbs up.

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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by gaf1958 » Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:07 pm

MiniMpi wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:24 pm
Can't find the forum on Tapatalk at all though.
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Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:39 pm
The forum seems to have disappeared from Tapatalk. ☹️
Same here. Can not find it in Tapatalk!

That’s my main forum access method on my iPad, searching for it shows nothing. Usually when I open a forum thread for the first time in browser window, a message pops up telling me that the forum is Tapatalk enabled. That’s not happening now, so maybe that functionality is not working...
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by downer » Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:17 pm

Kip wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:46 pm
Kip wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:38 pm
Thanks you for your patience everyone. We are back live!!

You may notice some minor navigation changes...

The quick link box in the upper left corner

You name in the upper right with a drop down menu for easy access to the User Control Panel and your Profile.

TapaTalk users, please note: Tapatalk is the final element of the upgrade so it may not be totally functional with the forum for awhile yet.

Please, should you notice any issues, please notify me by pm or email.
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:57 pm

gaf1958 wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:07 pm
MiniMpi wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:24 pm
Can't find the forum on Tapatalk at all though.
monkwearmouth wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:39 pm
The forum seems to have disappeared from Tapatalk. ☹️
Same here. Can not find it in Tapatalk!

That’s my main forum access method on my iPad, searching for it shows nothing. Usually when I open a forum thread for the first time in browser window, a message pops up telling me that the forum is Tapatalk enabled. That’s not happening now, so maybe that functionality is not working...
Tapatalk has just sprung to life for me; having been 'offline', and not being found when searching for it, earlier this evening.

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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by gaf1958 » Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:12 pm

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
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Tapatalk has just sprung to life for me; having been 'offline', and not being found when searching for it, earlier this evening.

Guy
Thanks for the heads up Guy. Just checked and it’s back online in TT :D
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:25 pm

@gaf1958 - Top notch Gary. :thumbup:

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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by MiniMpi » Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:29 pm

Yes TapaTalk is back on for me too :thumbup: :clap:
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by monkwearmouth » Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:41 pm

Tapatalk is good for me too. Phew!


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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by copemanphoto » Fri Sep 07, 2018 1:00 am

Terrific work gentlemen, the forum is now so much better than before on my iPhone and I don't have to use Tapatalk anymore. :thumbup: :clap:
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by kiter65 » Fri Sep 07, 2018 6:10 am

kiter65 wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:52 pm
I have to sign in every time on log in even thou I’ve clicked on save password :? Is it me or something with the maintenance?
Seems ok now :thumbup:

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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by Richard D » Fri Sep 07, 2018 6:42 am

I like the improvements, well done to all concerned. :thumbup:
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by neilj568 » Fri Sep 07, 2018 7:59 am

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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by Clach77 » Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:58 pm

I like the improvements and it looks good. I do still need to keep logging in though.
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by TheBeatles » Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:16 am

nordwulf wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:18 pm
mChat appears to be broken. Not that I would use it but others may.
What is mChat and the number in brackets, I had a quick look and couldn’t see much happening?
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Re: Forum down for Maintenance - Phase 2

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:33 am


TheBeatles wrote:What is mChat and the number in brackets, I had a quick look and couldn’t see much happening?
It was available previously under its full name, minichat, but only ever used for the annual Chat with Chris.

The number in brackets is the number of users viewing / chating on it.

Whoever is chatting and what they are chatting about appears as a single thread with no title. Anyone can drop in / out for a chat at anytime.

I saw yesterday morning and a new member who had popped in and asked if anyone was 'in' but no one replied; bit like popping into the pub at 10:30 on a Friday morning and finding it empty.

In many respects it offers the same ability for chat or dissussion in an open way as Facebook does, without the constraint of the formal layout of posts in a forum.

Perhaps, members should drop in for a chat more often?

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PS > it does seem to work.



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