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If you guys are talking about the dark skin bug, it's been discussed here... http://www.avsforum.com/forum/43-for...l#post25090050

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No. Words are basically links.

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On the iPhone, that last post column really takes over the page...
Yes, I would get rid of the short excerpt completely from the last post column, and just have the popup preview (the long version) when you hover over the arrow.
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Right.
Ok yeah. I just changed it to the white theme and it fixed it. I don't see the discussion in that link. Do you when it's going to be fixed? I prefer the black theme. It was fine before.

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I reported it to them a couple days ago.

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How do you access all the galleries now? Well I click "Gallery" on the line of options under the AVS logo, it only links to my own profile.
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How do you access all the galleries now? Well I click "Gallery" on the line of options under the AVS logo, it only links to my own profile.
It doesn't look like the categories were ever imported from Huddler.
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Orange text on some threads in subscriptions?

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Can we increase the grace period you get to edit a post before it's flagged as edited? Seems like it's shorter than it used to be, and if I edit to fix typos I often seem to be a bit too late.
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I added another minute...proofread.
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I added another minute...proofread.
I swear on my Android bible app. I never intended to type testes for tested. But there it is... @wajo
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We will ask huddler to have a look at the missing gallery categories.

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It now also includes an avatar (best attempt at resizing). Should look and feel like the Huddler one did.

If people are not a fan we could make it an option (disable by default, enable in the UserCP) but wanted to show you all before we did anything further.

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I definitely prefer it, and I would like the thread subscriptions list to have this excerpt/rollover functionality as well.
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Just wanna show you before you do anything further . . .



Attachment 125290
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This style is present in both the AVSForum-Dark and AVSForum-new skin. It relates to the handling of the preview box in regards to the box properties.
HTML Code:
//**AVS skin new**//
.excerptshort:hover .excerptlong { display:block !important; } 
.excerptshort { position: relative; }
.excerptlong { position: absolute; top:1.8em; text-align:left; right: -20px; padding: 5px; border:1px solid #cccccc; height:75px; width:350px; background: #f4f4f4; overflow:hidden; z-index: 100; white-space: normal;}
.excerptlong img { float:right; bottom:0; padding: 0px 0px 5px 5px} 

//**AVS skin Dark**//
.excerptshort:hover .excerptlong { display:block !important; } 
.excerptshort { position: relative; }
.excerptlong { position: absolute; top:1.8em; text-align:left; right: -20px; padding: 5px; border:1px solid #cccccc; height:75px; width:350px; background: #f4f4f4; overflow:hidden; z-index: 100; white-space: normal;}
.excerptlong img { float:right; bottom:0; padding: 0px 0px 5px 5px} 
I don't know if the style can be modified respectively for skins or if it is a one style only modification that would have to changed to work on all skins present and future. In the picture below we are looking at the background f4f4f4 which needs a darker hex in order to contrast the yellow font.
Spoiler!

Let's revisit this situation please.
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Having trouble finding my equipment list.

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I think equipment lists were exclusive to the Huddler platform and couldn't export.

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I think equipment lists were exclusive to the Huddler platform and couldn't export.
I see, thanks.

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I think equipment lists were exclusive to the Huddler platform and couldn't export.
That's not 100% true.. My list ended up split between my Biography, Location, Interests, and Occupation fields in my User Details. I've since deleted most of it from all but the Biography field . . .

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That's not 100% true.. My list ended up split between my Biography, Location, Occupation, and Hobbies fields in my User Details. I've since deleted most of it from all but the Biography field . . .
I thought the original VB setup did have a spot for equipment, I know I remember entering it and even updating it when I made some major changes. Exporting from Huddler, maybe no, but the original AVS VB software did in fact have a field to enter equipment.
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Why are YouTube clips being displayed with the YouTube area so wide on the forum - so much wider than the actual clip? Shouldn't it not be any wider than the clip normally?

The green bit in the attachment is where the video actually plays, but the YouTube area shows as much wider. Also, clicking edit on the post removes the ability to see the attachment once saved, you have to refresh the page before it shows again.
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Why are YouTube clips being displayed with the YouTube area so wide on the forum - so much wider than the actual clip?

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See my attachment in my post - that's how it looks (with the video shown in the green area - I removed the text just in case of copyright) on my machine with a 1920x1080 desktop and Firefox 30.0 browser when I view post 67 in this thread:
Transformers 4: Age of Extinction (2014)

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Look at it again...

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Look at it again...
Yes that looks better thanks. It's not much too wide like before. I'm not sure if it needs the "YouTube" grey bit on top (not sure it's really necessary as there's an option to watch on YouTube at the bottom of it) + the small white surround. But it's much better than before.
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Guys, for whatever reason I'm struggling to find info on how to get to your last read post in a thread - does it exist?
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Guys, for whatever reason I'm struggling to find info on how to get to your last read post in a thread - does it exist?
First, if you haven't read the thread since rolling back to vBulletin, the pointer to the last read post in a thread may be messed up (for me, they were all about 5 days out of date), but after reading past that point, the pointer should be ok.

When looking at a list of threads, there is a > at the end of the name of that thread. That is suppose to take you to the last message you read in that thread. Some "mobile" browsers seem to have issues with that and it is being worked on.

I usually want to go to the first unread message in a thread. For example, from the "User CP" (User Control Page) subscription, listing unread threads, I might typically see something like this:


In the above you see the title of "HDTVtest Flat-Panel Faceoof Crowns Panasonic Plasma as Best TV". The little "v" at the beginning of the title,


should take you to the first unread message in that thread. The ">" after the title and after the "( 1 2 )" should take you to the last message you read.

So far, once I have read a thread under the current vBulletin, I haven't had any problems going to the first unread message in that thread.

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Okay another question about the galleries that have been wiped out. I clicked on another user's profile that I know had galleries, and there's no link to them. So it seems that all the pictures that were previously on this forum can only be viewed by the person who posted them. Will this be corrected or have all the decades of accumulated pictures been trashed?
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You can search the gallery by username.

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Where is a link to look at any gallery?

So there won't be a gallery anymore? Because if the gallery is about tracking down users names instead of enjoying the visuals of all users, that just stinks.
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