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Maintenance 1 year 16 hours ago #423403

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Hello Lizzie

Things seem to be getting back to where we were in most respects now.

It would be interesting to know what changes were planned and why?
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Maintenance 1 year 16 hours ago #423405

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Re Automatic emails for replies:

After a previous upgrade we managed to get you to revert to NOT having automatic reply emails as the default. It now appears that this has gone back to getting emails again. Please could you check.


Edit - or did I accidentally hit the 'Subscribe' key? :unsure:
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Maintenance 1 year 12 hours ago #423417

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WoodlandsCamper wrote:
Re Automatic emails for replies:

After a previous upgrade we managed to get you to revert to NOT having automatic reply emails as the default. It now appears that this has gone back to getting emails again. Please could you check.


Edit - or did I accidentally hit the 'Subscribe' key? :unsure:

I have found tat I am now receiving emails about new postings. THIS MUST STOP. I have not requested them, and if you have reverted to "opt out "rather than "opt in", then you are going to make this contributor very angry.
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Maintenance 1 year 12 hours ago #423421

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I recieved one Email but went back and edited the "subscirbe" to unsubscribe and all has been good. Finger trouble.
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Maintenance 1 year 12 hours ago #423422

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ProfJohnL wrote:
WoodlandsCamper wrote:
Re Automatic emails for replies:

After a previous upgrade we managed to get you to revert to NOT having automatic reply emails as the default. It now appears that this has gone back to getting emails again. Please could you check.


Edit - or did I accidentally hit the 'Subscribe' key? :unsure:

I have found tat I am now receiving emails about new postings. THIS MUST STOP. I have not requested them, and if you have reverted to "opt out "rather than "opt in", then you are going to make this contributor very angry.
Dear Mr Angry, I too am getting auto subscribe to thread, however go back to the thread and click unsubscribe until this is fixed. If nothing else it will lower your blood pressure :P :P
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Maintenance 1 year 12 hours ago #423424

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Yes, it looks like as soon as you post it automatically, changes the setting to subscribe. Hopefully the forum team will sort it out.
Mr Calm. :P
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Maintenance 1 year 12 hours ago #423426

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Just noticed, that when you reply to a post, at the bottom of the reply box, there is a box marked subsription, which by default has the box ticked to be notified of postings on this topic.
Can this be set to Unticked. ?
At present untick the box and you will not get emails.
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Maintenance 1 year 12 hours ago #423427

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Shaving read the above, I went on my profile to see what I may have subscribed to. Nothing coming up in any lists. Also tells me I am offline when the forum tells me I am logged in.
What did you do to the forum?
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Maintenance 1 year 53 minutes ago #423439

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EH52ARH wrote:
Just noticed, that when you reply to a post, at the bottom of the reply box, there is a box marked subsription, which by default has the box ticked to be notified of postings on this topic.
Can this be set to Unticked. ?
At present untick the box and you will not get emails.

Hi there. I've already requested this and it is in progress!
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Maintenance 1 year 50 minutes ago #423440

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ProfJohnL wrote:
It would be interesting to know what changes were planned and why?

No worries – it's very straightforward. Like all software, it needs to be updated every so often to ensure there are no security holes and so on. This update was overdue so, of course, I apologise for the inconvenience caused, but it did need to happen.
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