Forum over haul

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redglasses
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Forum over haul

Post by redglasses » Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:21 pm

Who else loves the new look of the forum, all the little changes in the icons and such. One again I can say huge hats off to giants :hi:
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[GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by RODHA » Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:26 pm

Lets enjoy our newly updated forum :biggrin2: *thumbsup*

I want to ask 2 things.

1) Do we need to check our settings for anything that has been changed on its own because of the update, and are there new settings we have to look at? I'm asking this rather than checking on my own because I hate checking settings over and over again as I do it too often because of my work :biggrin2: So, any help would be much appreciated :hi:

2) Do we have any new features? I couldn't find so far but may be I'm missing something.

Thanks for your time :hi:
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by Lisertan » Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:38 pm

Hey,

it's just a security update, so no big changes. It has, however, killed parts of our settings and some things look kinda weird right now. Our IT wonderboy is already looking into this.
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by Azfoor » Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:44 pm

Lisertan wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:38 pm
Hey,

it's just a security update, so no big changes. It has, however, killed parts of our settings and some things look kinda weird right now. Our IT wonderboy is already looking into this.
Yea on mobile the page looks just like on a pc. It doesn't fit the screen!

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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by Bungle » Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:47 pm

^^ what he said!!
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by Lisertan » Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:55 pm

We know. Once we are done hating ourselfes for not testing the forum on mobile before we did the update, we will look into a fix :)
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by RODHA » Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:01 pm

^^ :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: Just laughed so hard on that one Lars
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by markare » Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:30 pm

There should be a setting in the forum admin page that allows it to be mobile friendly no matter what changes are made. A simple tick box. How can that have been broken??
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by DukaSoft » Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:01 pm

Lisertan wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:38 pm
Our IT wonderboy is already looking into this.
Does IT-Wonderboy have a name so that we can all hail the great IT-Wonderboy when its fixed? :lol:
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by Lisertan » Thu Nov 30, 2017 5:14 pm

It's Mr. Bassaddict :)
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Re: [GIANTS] Forum Update

Post by Guil » Thu Nov 30, 2017 8:09 pm

It's all very colourful and the icons for threads look different too. Could also be that I haven't been on my pc in about 2 weeks :lol: :lol:

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Re: Forum over haul

Post by redglasses » Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:22 pm

^^LOL no I really love the new colour scheme and everything. Just alos noticed the quoting feature where you can fast travel to the quoted post, good stuff guys
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Re: Forum over haul

Post by ClassicTractors » Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:27 pm

What does the flame next to the thread title mean on the list of topics under like general discussion.
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Re: Forum over haul

Post by markare » Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:49 pm

Flame means it's a hot topic. Depending in the settings in the admin screen. You can decide how many posts make a thread hot. I've generally seen it on here once it hits two pages to be a hot thread.
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Re: Forum over haul

Post by Drmattymd » Fri Dec 01, 2017 12:45 am

Ive never understood what any of the icons meant anyway and couldnt find a legend or key anywhere. haha
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