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  • Wayne Luke
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    There is a new Alpha thread in the Licensed Customers forum. You can discuss the Alpha process in that thread.

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  • Razasharp
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    Actually - it's probably worth adding that one to the default package, even if just so you can use it here

    (I'd use it on my forums too mind)

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  • Wayne Luke
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    Originally posted by ericgtr View Post
    The ban user from thread mod is invaluable for this reason.
    We don't use modifications on this site because it confuses new customers on what features are exactly available.

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  • ericgtr
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    Originally posted by Steve Machol View Post
    Yes it is. And frankly such conduct would get them kicked off any other corporate site.
    The ban user from thread mod is invaluable for this reason.

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  • Jose Amaral Rego
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    Originally posted by Mark.B View Post

    I have been constantly accused of trolling and negativity merely for posting an opinion. I've been accused of this both by people who might be termed "pro-Jelsoft", but also those who might be termed "anti-Jelsoft". So I reckon I must have the balance about right actually.
    I do not mind members that do a bit of trolling, as long it is in jest. I have given members rep-up for what they were doing at the time, but never to anyone who posts inflammatory remakers about another. A little jab here and their is good for threads, but to constantly repeating something that has already been said...

    I just read and do not participate in those discussions, as much as I want to join in. It just better to just not be a target in someones eye. This to me is now a dead issue about that thread...

    I do hope that an option to controll your own thread will be a feature within vB 4.

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  • Paul M
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    Originally posted by Steve Machol
    ... frankly such conduct would get them kicked off any other corporate site.
    Yep.

    Originally posted by schwab2clarkson View Post
    I don't think Steve and the rest of the staff need your comments, Dilly.
    TBH, I dont think they need yours either I think they can decide for themselves what to do.

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  • AzhriaLilu
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    Originally posted by Mark.B View Post
    The problem actually stems from some people being unable to distinguish between trolling and disagreements.

    I have been constantly accused of trolling and negativity merely for posting an opinion. I've been accused of this both by people who might be termed "pro-Jelsoft", but also those who might be termed "anti-Jelsoft". So I reckon I must have the balance about right actually.
    To be honest, the only time I'd accuse someone of trolling when posting their opinon is when it's done in every thread, taking it offtopic and away from whatever it is people are trying to discuss - it's actually happening on a forum I'm on at the moment (and no, I'm not referring to here LOL)

    It's the same problem I see all the time on forums everywhere, people see their own point of view as being the only reasonable one anyone could have, and then start accusing anyone who disagrees of disruption or trolling.
    That works the other way as well though where the person who doesn't believe their trolling says everyone else is just accusing them of trolling when in actual fact because they're personally involved with what they're saying, they're not seeing the disruption they are causing.

    This in turn gets people's backs up and the thread descends into insults and farce. And that's BEFORE Nexialys turns up.
    Oh, well that's just harsh..... true.. but harsh

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  • Mark.B
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    The problem actually stems from some people being unable to distinguish between trolling and disagreements.

    I have been constantly accused of trolling and negativity merely for posting an opinion. I've been accused of this both by people who might be termed "pro-Jelsoft", but also those who might be termed "anti-Jelsoft". So I reckon I must have the balance about right actually.

    It's the same problem I see all the time on forums everywhere, people see their own point of view as being the only reasonable one anyone could have, and then start accusing anyone who disagrees of disruption or trolling.

    This in turn gets people's backs up and the thread descends into insults and farce. And that's BEFORE Nexialys turns up.

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  • Shamil.
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    Originally posted by schwab2clarkson View Post
    If you were on my forum, you would be banned all because you made a pathetic and stupid comment, just like what you spend your time doing on here.
    That says a lot about what you are like.
    I don't think Steve and the rest of the staff need your comments, Dilly.
    I don't see how your point is true... he certainly wouldn't be banned on my forum, I let my members voice their opinions.

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  • Dilly
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    Oh I've seen your forum. You should probably check your site emails. The letter of demand to remove the defamation is almost expired.

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  • carntheroos4eva
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    Originally posted by Dilly View Post
    It's slightly more difficult on a forum with more than 4 active posters.
    If you were on my forum, you would be banned all because you made a pathetic and stupid comment, just like what you spend your time doing on here.
    That says a lot about what you are like.
    I don't think Steve and the rest of the staff need your comments, Dilly.

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  • Dilly
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    Originally posted by schwab2clarkson View Post
    Maybe you guys (vb Staff) have to get smarter and tougher and make it harder for those who have been making negative/silly comments to post.
    It's slightly more difficult on a forum with more than 4 active posters.

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  • carntheroos4eva
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    Maybe you guys (vb Staff) have to get smarter and tougher and make it harder for those who have been making negative/silly comments to post.

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  • Steve Machol
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    Yes it is. And frankly such conduct would get them kicked off any other corporate site.

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  • ---MAD---
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    Originally posted by Steve Machol View Post
    Once a thread gets so wildly off-track like that, best to just start over. We could just start deleting posts (even ones that deserve it) but then that creates all it's own extra work and problems as people complain about that.
    I agree however it seems it's the same users that are causing the fuss which is starting to get boring now.

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