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Old 06-04-2007, 09:34 AM   #121
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One of the biggest hassles with modifying the style here really is the default vBulletin template. It has so many conditionals and so many random things in it that we will never use, but you kind of have to "play nice" with it to make sure nothing gets broken in the overall process. There are definitely some problems but hopefully we'll get them resolved over time.
I'm painfully aware. I got so frustrated trying to make things work the way I wanted that I ended coding my own forum software from scratch, which ended up being WAY more work than I ever expected. Good to hear about the new info bar, keep up the great work.
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Old 06-04-2007, 10:06 AM   #122
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I know how to screen capture silly goose! My screen capture shows the new logo though. Are you seeing the old or new logo when you log in?
The home page i.e. goto http://www.rctech.net is the one that shows the old logo and missing content.
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Old 06-04-2007, 10:06 AM   #123
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Screen capture the home page. (Alt + printscreen)

Attachment 236502

Mine's the same, all empty
The front page is broken right now. We are doing a complete overhaul/re-design in the background right now. Hang tight a few weeks, big upgrade to homepage incoming.
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I really like the new layout and features. One question, is there anyway to adjust your "trader rating" to reflect past positive sales?
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Old 06-04-2007, 12:29 PM   #125
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I really like the new layout and features. One question, is there anyway to adjust your "trader rating" to reflect past positive sales?
Contact the people and have them give you a positive rating.
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Old 06-04-2007, 01:03 PM   #126
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it's not too bad but I find it slow
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Old 06-04-2007, 01:17 PM   #127
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I know how to screen capture silly goose! My screen capture shows the new logo though. Are you seeing the old or new logo when you log in?
Just in case you didn't know how to screen capture

I see the old logo at the home site http://rctech.net/
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Old 06-04-2007, 01:17 PM   #128
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hey syndwyder, what program is it you have for the weather on the toolbar?
I'll check when I get home
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Old 06-04-2007, 03:23 PM   #129
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it's not too bad but I find it slow
Not sure how it could be slow, per se. We've been monitoring the servers and the site speed has been about the same since we upgraded. The average page size is about 15KB higher after the upgrade, but that's a small percentage of the total.

Regarding the front page, yes it is pretty broken/outdated, and fixing that is the next step here. Well, that and fixing some of these bugs in the forum.
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Old 06-04-2007, 04:42 PM   #130
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I like the new logo, its refreshing and not like any other site.

futureal - Will the tee's have the new logo on it?

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Old 06-04-2007, 10:20 PM   #131
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futureal - Will the tee's have the new logo on it?
We do plan to make t-shirts at some point featuring this logo. That is still a little ways off though as we want to finish our work on the site first.

We also plan to do another line of shirts that are a bit different, as well as decals for both.
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Old 06-04-2007, 11:07 PM   #132
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hey syndwyder, what program is it you have for the weather on the toolbar?
The weather that you see is from Forecastfox add-on for the Firefox browser.
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Old 06-04-2007, 11:28 PM   #133
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Can u still search by individual threads?
Rather than searching the whole forum?

can't seem to be able to find the search button when i am in a particular thread ...
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Can u still search by individual threads?
Rather than searching the whole forum?

can't seem to be able to find the search button when i am in a particular thread ...
Yea, I screwed up the template and it's missing right now. I'll try to restore this ASAP; was swamped with actual work at work today and could not devote as much time to the site as I'd hoped.
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Yea, I screwed up the template and it's missing right now. I'll try to restore this ASAP; was swamped with actual work at work today and could not devote as much time to the site as I'd hoped.
Just want to say all your hard work is very much appreciated! And I'm sure all the kinks will get worked out in time.
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