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#1 OFFLINE   Slartibartfast

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Posted 19 June 2017 - 03:34 PM

Autoshite forum help thread. Post here if you have any problems. Off-topic posts will be deleted to keep the thread concise and helpful.

 

If you want to search the previous thread to see if your question has already been answered you can find it here.


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#2 ONLINE   tinribs

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 11:28 AM

Minor niggle. The favicon for the mobile version differs from the full fat version, causing the bookmark on the desktop browser to keep changing icon to some generic IPB one after a sync.


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#3 ONLINE   egg

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 04:47 PM

Even though I tick 'remember me' the site tends to log me out more frequently now, has the setting changed? Thanks.
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#4 OFFLINE   Slartibartfast

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 05:44 PM

Minor niggle. The favicon for the mobile version differs from the full fat version, causing the bookmark on the desktop browser to keep changing icon to some generic IPB one after a sync.

 

I'll investigate this. I'm not sure where that setting is, but if I can find it, I'll change it.

 

Even though I tick 'remember me' the site tends to log me out more frequently now, has the setting changed? Thanks.

 

I haven't experienced this personally - is anyone else noticing the same?



#5 ONLINE   egg

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 06:04 PM

I should add I did change my password recently, could it be a 'clear your cache' issue?
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#6 ONLINE   BenHar

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 09:37 PM

I should add I did change my password recently, could it be a 'clear your cache' issue?


That depends, what did you change it to?

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CHRIS1980, on 08 Jan 2016 - 8:37 PM, said:snapback.png

Your clearly thick....end of.


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Posted 21 June 2017 - 11:51 AM

Is there any way to  'go to'  the last posting or bottom of page in any topic, even if read ?  aside from scrolling.. 

 

And/or is there any good reason why the pages are so long ?

 

Thanks, Bfg.


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Posted 21 June 2017 - 05:44 PM

The pages are so long because Dave made them so.

When I first joined up 10 years ago, I'm sure they were 15 posts long. Then it was 20, then 25, now 30.

 

It can be a problem for me in Rural Backwatershire, especially if there are lots of pictures etc.



#9 OFFLINE   Arthur Foxhake

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Posted 21 June 2017 - 06:58 PM

To go to the last unread post of a thread, click the blue dot next to the thread title. ( in desktop mode, it does it automatically in mobile mode)

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Posted 21 June 2017 - 07:02 PM

Thanks , .

 

got that but .. "even if read ?"


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Posted 21 June 2017 - 08:50 PM

Hello Darlinks!

 

 

I can attach a picture.jpeg to a post via the "more reply onions"  button  but how may I attach a video?  Will you only accept curtain  video format file extensions?

 

 

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Posted 28 June 2017 - 03:51 PM

Hello, daft question, I have had the message asking me if I wanted to update my email address. I did as BT have deleted my old one. I tried to do it, had a few problems as I forgot my password, but it won't accept my new email account saying it is already in use. What am I doing wrong?

#13 OFFLINE   Slartibartfast

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Posted 28 June 2017 - 04:56 PM

I don't know but if you PM me the email address you want to use I'll assign it against your account.



#14 ONLINE   egg

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Posted 28 June 2017 - 09:29 PM

The logout issue has gone away now.
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Posted 29 June 2017 - 05:31 PM

I'm not keen on the 'thanks' button. On a touchscreen , it's too easy to thank someone by accident. If I feel the need to thank someone, I'll write a reply.
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Posted 29 June 2017 - 05:45 PM

I'm not keen on the 'thanks' button. On a touchscreen , it's too easy to thank someone by accident. If I feel the need to thank someone, I'll write a reply.


You can always "unthank" them with the "unthank" button.
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Posted 29 June 2017 - 08:47 PM

You can always "unthank" them with the "unthank" button.


I fell for that.

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CHRIS1980, on 08 Jan 2016 - 8:37 PM, said:snapback.png

Your clearly thick....end of.


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Posted 30 June 2017 - 12:45 AM

Ben, refresh your page and it'll appear.


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#19 ONLINE   BenHar

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Posted 30 June 2017 - 12:51 PM

Ben, refresh your page and it'll appear.


I'm not going to fall for that!

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CHRIS1980, on 08 Jan 2016 - 8:37 PM, said:snapback.png

Your clearly thick....end of.


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Posted 30 June 2017 - 01:17 PM

In my AS beginnings, I seem to remember that I when attempting to post pictures directly to the site there was a limit of about three at a time or summat (it might just have been my computery klutziness though). I subsequently used Photobucket for everything but it really causes my balls to ache and I'm on my fifth account having filled four already with AS pics. My question is; can I now post pics direct with impunity now? I don't want to clog up the server or whatever unnecessarily with another 30 pages of spots and rubbish. Will they be stored permanently? Or more reliably permanently than Photobucket?
Please bear in mind that I am idiot and don't really understand servers and computerising and all that shizz.

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Posted 30 June 2017 - 05:55 PM

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Posted 02 July 2017 - 07:58 AM

Can we have a SMOLL link to the modern board in the navigation bar? I always forget about it and there's a couple of decent threads in there (Jonny's insight, mostly!)


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#23 ONLINE   Ghosty

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Posted 04 July 2017 - 11:03 PM

Why do we have a blank calendar?


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Posted 04 July 2017 - 11:08 PM

I think we've always had a blank calendar. Members can put events in there if they want. Might be worth promoting doing that for AS events and/or events that members think are worth of mention?


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Posted 07 July 2017 - 07:21 AM

I cannot get any functionality in Autoshite when on Chrome.   Fine on IE.  I have cleared my browser cache but still cannot access the top right hand toolbar or indeed make any posts!  


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Posted 07 July 2017 - 09:48 AM

Mercrocker - could you check the version of Chrome you are running and let us know? Possibly a bit drastic but are you able to uninstall and reinstall chrome?

 

Does the issue happen on Firefox or IE/Edge?


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Posted 07 July 2017 - 12:49 PM

I cannot get any functionality in Autoshite when on Chrome.   Fine on IE.  I have cleared my browser cache but still cannot access the top right hand toolbar or indeed make any posts!

I only use Chrome and all fine here.
Version 59.0.3071.115 (Official Build) (64-bit)[/size]
 
Sorry no help here.


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Posted 07 July 2017 - 01:37 PM

I cannot get any functionality in Autoshite when on Chrome.   Fine on IE.  I have cleared my browser cache but still cannot access the top right hand toolbar or indeed make any posts!


Works fine here on Chromium Version 59.0.3071.104 (openSUSE Build) (64-bit)

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Posted 07 July 2017 - 08:23 PM

I do not know which version of Chrome I use but have done so since April 2016 if that is any help!

 

Am going to uninstall it and re-install and let you know....


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Posted 07 July 2017 - 08:28 PM

^^^^I'm glad somebody else doesn't know what version of Chrome they are using.


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