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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 10:07
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New look forum

How do we see the latest posts on each sub forum, and how do we jump to the end of each thread?
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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 10:14
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Certainly on my ipad it gave the option to use the full site, this takes you back to what we are used to - had a moment of panic when I first saw it!
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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 10:26
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Ah. Yes, I've just discovered that option too.

Thank goodness - I don't like the new format '
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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 19:27
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Neither do I - excessive advertising contamination with 'long running scripts' is causing pages to freeze with IE11.

I have a 70Mb download speed - does PPRuNe now need something faster to work properly?

As for those 'are you sure you want to leave this webpage' pop-ups.....
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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 20:47
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In Firefox, it seems to be working slightly better than the old version, but looks about the same. I'm happy.

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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 21:25
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New Look?

I don't see any difference.

What or where is the New Look Forum?
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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 22:39
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It may just be a mobile device thing. The classic page comes up normally on my laptop but whenever I open Pprune on my iPad it goes to the "new" look. Even when I choose the option to view the full site, it returns to the new look when I leave a forum and go to the main page.
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Old 2nd Mar 2016, 23:03
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Why is the "reply" function missing, all I get now is "quote" and the whole post is re-quoted.

KISS - if it ain't broke, don't fix it.
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Old 3rd Mar 2016, 06:15
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I think it's great. Works much better on my smartphone than the old format.

I just scroll passed the ads.
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Old 3rd Mar 2016, 17:47
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They are now embedding adverts in individual posts. A real masterclass in pissing people off.
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Old 3rd Mar 2016, 18:53
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Why is the "reply" function missing, all I get now is "quote" and the whole post is re-quoted.

KISS - if it ain't broke, don't fix it.
That's how it used to be, some years ago. I'm glad it's back.
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Old 5th Mar 2016, 18:59
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Originally Posted by ExSp33db1rd
Why is the "reply" function missing, all I get now is "quote" and the whole post is re-quoted.

KISS - if it ain't broke, don't fix it.
There's a Post Reply button at the bottom left of the topic/thread.
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Old 6th Mar 2016, 12:08
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And the top left.

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Old 7th Mar 2016, 18:56
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Possibly related to the "New Look", when visiting the site on my computer, instead of showing unread posts that have occurred since my last visit, I'm getting unread posts from the last 3 or 4 days.

Anyone else getting the same?
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Old 7th Mar 2016, 19:39
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Possibly related to the "New Look", when visiting the site on my computer, instead of showing unread posts that have occurred since my last visit, I'm getting unread posts from the last 3 or 4 days.

Anyone else getting the same?
Yes.

http://www.pprune.org/pprune-problem...read-post.html
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Old 8th Mar 2016, 09:36
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Thanks. 8 9 10.
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Old 10th Mar 2016, 06:10
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"Quote button"

Unless it has something to do with a very new Firefox version, I can't find the "quote" button. Any ideas?
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Old 10th Mar 2016, 07:46
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The quote buttons were there yesterday, Rwy, but they have now disappeared! I'm using IE11...
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Old 10th Mar 2016, 11:58
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Switched off as addictive eye candy - all the regular methods to quote work just as before tredders.

Anyone afflicted with a rogue ad with sound kidnapping the bottom of the screen?

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Old 11th Mar 2016, 07:39
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Glad to see the back of it Rob, I kept clicking it by mistake as a habit from when there used to be a reply button in that vicinity! (I think...!)

This new "quick reply" function is great - though I mustn't use it when I get back from the pub tonight, particularly on threads to do with Shoreham...

Not seen the rogue ad, got one from Sage down there at the moment which I assume is supposed to be there.

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