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    BF's Level 12 Wizard SingingSabre's Avatar
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    How long will it take...

    Before someone starts a thread complaining about the new look of the forums?

    Oh...
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    You just did.
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    I like the new look. Its brighter and easier to read. The refresh also seems faster...

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    My picture is small.

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    I've been thinking of just that. The color scheme is causing pain in my eyes. I like the very simple older layout much better.
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    Some sort of pithy irrelevant one-liner should go here.

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    How the hell do I read just the stuff I want to read? I don't care about stuff in C&V. It's too freakin' hard to find just what I want...


    And I have an advertisement in the corner of my screen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bluevelo View Post
    Its brighter and easier to read.
    It's actually much more difficult to read to me; all the fonts are very small. This is almost enough to put me off BF for a while.
    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    Domestic Domestique UnsafeAlpine's Avatar
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    Ok, figured out the subscription thing but I can't get into P&R and I still have an advertisement in the corner of my screen.

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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    If we're going to be broadcasting our post counts now, how about including all the posts? I feel disenfranchised because thousands of my posts are not being counted.

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    Just got a database error.

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    It'll take a bit to work out the kinks... ah, life on the bleeding edge.

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    I hope it works better... Wonder how the search feature is...

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    This new stuff is a hog. It's a screen real-estate hog, and a processor hog. If I scroll too fast, the music skips. Jesus.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    And I have an advertisement in the corner of my screen.
    The vbulletin4 thing should just be a temporary thing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post
    The vbulletin4 thing should just be a temporary thing.
    ok. I hope I can get into the pit of hell also known as P&R sometime soon.

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    It's too spread out for my taste. I liked the compact look of bf.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bklyn
    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    This new stuff is a hog. It's a screen real-estate hog, and a processor hog. If I scroll too fast, the music skips. Jesus.
    Your computer must really suck. On my 3 and a half year old laptop my proc never hit 50%.
    "There is no greater wonder than the way the face and character of a woman fit so perfectly in a man's mind, and stay there, and he could never tell you why. It just seems it was the thing he most wanted." Robert Louis Stevenson

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    There's a lot to be said for not making unneeded changes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    Ok, figured out the subscription thing but I can't get into P&R and I still have an advertisement in the corner of my screen.
    How does it work now?

    By the way, I'll be clicking the refresh button until you answer. ;D
    ...

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    Domestic Domestique UnsafeAlpine's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by valygrl View Post
    How does it work now?

    By the way, I'll be clicking the refresh button until you answer. ;D
    There's a settings button in the right top corner. That's the new User Control Panel. Everything that was on there should still be there.

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    meh...

    it'll take some getting used to but whatever, it;s ok

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmclaughlin807 View Post
    Your computer must really suck. On my 3 and a half year old laptop my proc never hit 50%.
    It does. It's a craptop, something like four years old, and pretty busted up. But it rarely has issues with complex sites.

    I think the main culprit is the stupid bug in the corner of the screen having to be re-rendered every frame.

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    Anyone see the 'style chooser' in the bottom left? Only one option there at the moment, but that looks like where we'll be able to switch the appearance.
    "There is no greater wonder than the way the face and character of a woman fit so perfectly in a man's mind, and stay there, and he could never tell you why. It just seems it was the thing he most wanted." Robert Louis Stevenson

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    There's a settings button in the right top corner. That's the new User Control Panel. Everything that was on there should still be there.
    All my subscribed threads are there, but email notification is now off on all of them, including new ones since the upgrade, even though my setting is "Instantly, Using Email"

    what am i missing? THANKS!
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