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This might well have been already answered, but I can't find it:

As much as I very much like this new look, the one function that I used to use a lot was plain text editing, and hence putting in my own bbcode tags.  I notice that they do still generally work, but of course once you've put your tags in, you can't then edit that code should you wish to.

Does that functionality still exist?

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On 8/18/2019 at 11:50 AM, Slowsilver said:

How can I access the "most liked" thread?
There used to be a link at the bottom of the home page but not any more.

In fact none of these useful links seem to exist any more.
The search function and even a google Autoshite search for "most liked" return nothing of any use.
 

Bump for this question. Never did get an answer and I think my recent Mondeo post may have now overtaken @quicksilver's Renault 6 Rescue post.
Can any of you technical staff members give me a definitive answer? If it is no longer available since the upgrade that is fine, but it would be good to know for sure.
 

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Is there an actual way to change my display name?

I've tried following the instructions on the first page of this thread but there seems to be nowhere under the settings to actually change it.

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30 minutes ago, Slowsilver said:

Bump for this question. Never did get an answer and I think my recent Mondeo post may have now overtaken @quicksilver's Renault 6 Rescue post.
Can any of you technical staff members give me a definitive answer? If it is no longer available since the upgrade that is fine, but it would be good to know for sure.
 

https://autoshite.com/leaderboard/

I think this is analogous to what your looking for? (your post is at the top of it regardless :))

if you click on month top right-ish you can change the date range etc 

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20 minutes ago, LightBulbFun said:

https://autoshite.com/leaderboard/

I think this is analogous to what your looking for? (your post is at the top of it regardless :))

if you click on month top right-ish you can change the date range etc 

Many thanks. Didn't know it had been renamed to leaderboard. Not sure if it is working properly though as if I select all time for all topics it says everything from 06/06/2013 but doesn't show the Renault 6 Rescue thread from August 2017 which has 108 likes.
 

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11 minutes ago, Slowsilver said:

Many thanks. Didn't know it had been renamed to leaderboard. Not sure if it is working properly though as if I select all time for all topics it says everything from 06/06/2013 but doesn't show the Renault 6 Rescue thread from August 2017 which has 108 likes.
 

happy to help :) 

indeed sadly it seems like anything from before Late 2019 is not counted for whatever reason (and setting a custom date range before then just returns nothing found), perhaps an artifact/bug to do with the forum software update?

(like how the thumbnail size for all images uploaded before the software update got set to 100x100 pixels after said software update)

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I've just noticed that the dates on posts are showing in Septic format.

eg. "On 5/13/2020 at 12:44 AM, Slowsilver said: "

Is this a site setting or something in my settings?

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On 5/13/2020 at 12:06 AM, Richard_FM said:

Is there an actual way to change my display name?

I've tried following the instructions on the first page of this thread but there seems to be nowhere under the settings to actually change it.

Click the top right hand corner and go to account, then click account settings.

From there click settings area, and then display name. This is where you can change the display name.

If that doesn’t work PM me and I’ll change it on the admin side. 
 

As for plain text editing I don’t know the answer sorry... @tobyd

 

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Display name editing is currently switched off - not sure why - but that'll be why you can't alter your display name!

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Anyone else intermittently finding image loading to be horrendously slow over the last 48 hours or so?

Seems to be sporadic but when it happens it's taking minutes for images to load in.  I just get the placeholder box sitting there slowly fading from white to grey and back again for ages.

Doesn't seem to be my connection as it's only been noticeable on here.

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Not in the last 48 hours but I have seen this previously with images just loading forever. Assumed it was just me previously.

I do have a suspicion about the cause.

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