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The King of Keith
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Now, maybe I'm asking for too much here or maybe I'm just spoiled with the awesomeness of this board, but I was wondering: is there a way to ignore a thread/forum? For example, I don't care about college football. Every week when college football is on, it seems there are four or five people who post 6 or 7 times in the college football thread. When I look at the Last 100 posts, I'll sometimes miss other posts or threads. Would it be too hard to implement an ignore thread function? I know nothing about computers so I don't know if it's easy to do or a huge pain in the ass.

Thanks for your help!!!



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#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 9.02
    Originally posted by The King of Keith
    Now, maybe I'm asking for too much here or maybe I'm just spoiled with the awesomeness of this board, but I was wondering: is there a way to ignore a thread/forum? For example, I don't care about college football. Every week when college football is on, it seems there are four or five people who post 6 or 7 times in the college football thread. When I look at the Last 100 posts, I'll sometimes miss other posts or threads. Would it be too hard to implement an ignore thread function? I know nothing about computers so I don't know if it's easy to do or a huge pain in the ass.

    Thanks for your help!!!
It WOULD be nice if certain people didn't post half a dozen times within 15 minutes. I don't know why it keeps happening - oh, wait, I know why. I'm not banning them regularly and that's the only way they seem to pay attention.

But since you're using the "Last 100 posts" link, you can do this: change the "exclude=" value in that link from the default of 25 (One Question...) to 10 (Football). Unfortunately, it's only set up to allow exclusions of one forum right now.



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That works well. Thanks!!!



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#4 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.90
    Originally posted by CRZ
      Originally posted by The King of Keith
      Now, maybe I'm asking for too much here or maybe I'm just spoiled with the awesomeness of this board, but I was wondering: is there a way to ignore a thread/forum? For example, I don't care about college football. Every week when college football is on, it seems there are four or five people who post 6 or 7 times in the college football thread. When I look at the Last 100 posts, I'll sometimes miss other posts or threads. Would it be too hard to implement an ignore thread function? I know nothing about computers so I don't know if it's easy to do or a huge pain in the ass.

      Thanks for your help!!!
    It WOULD be nice if certain people didn't post half a dozen times within 15 minutes. I don't know why it keeps happening - oh, wait, I know why. I'm not banning them regularly and that's the only way they seem to pay attention.

    But since you're using the "Last 100 posts" link, you can do this: change the "exclude=" value in that link from the default of 25 (One Question...) to 10 (Football). Unfortunately, it's only set up to allow exclusions of one forum right now.


Gee, I wonder what 2 people you could be talking about?

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#5 Posted on | Instant Rating: 9.02
    Originally posted by MUTigermask
    Gee, I wonder what 2 people you could be talking about?
Also, the people who reply to posts that are almost two weeks old.



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