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JohnTee
03-15-2018, 03:07 AM
When I try to enter a new message following my own message (post??), it always ends as an Edit to my previous message, instead of making a new one.

It does this whether I use Reply, Reply to Thread, or Advanced.

Is this how it is supposed to work?

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Ok, for example...
This is a "Reply to Thread". I would like it to be a new message, but... here it is in my original message!!

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Now, this is a Quick Reply.

It appears I cannot do anything but add Edits to my existing message, until someone else creates a new message in the thread. After that, I can create one new message.

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This is a "Go Advanced" message. I even entered a new Title for it. But the Title will not show up. And this will be added to my existing message.

Help!!

TommyDee
03-15-2018, 03:17 AM
Yea... that's the way it is here ... but brotha - I HEAR YA! Ruins direct post links making build replies impossible.

JohnTee
03-15-2018, 07:14 AM
TD - Thanks for the reassurance that I'm not completely nuts!

I suppose one could sign up another userid, and use that to post "spacer messages" between the meaningful messages. :cool:

Is the session timeout for this site really short? I seem to get logged out rather quickly - like 5 minutes or so. Often, by the time I have thought a minute and typed a Reply, I have to log in again.

TommyDee
03-16-2018, 12:31 AM
Mine doesn't time out. I also have the "keep me logged in" selected at the login.

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... just ping me with a link whenever you need an interrupt posted :)

TommyDee
11-12-2018, 09:45 PM
Welcome to you also.