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Old 07-23-2004, 10:45 AM   #1
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evelope icons and deleting posts


what do the different envelope icons mean next to threads in the forums and how can i delete a post i created? like when i start one then figure out the answer and want to delete the post before someone replies
 
Old 07-23-2004, 10:49 AM   #2
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If you scroll to the bottom of any forum there is a description of what the icons are. You cannot delete a post. If you have solved your own problem you should post the resolution, so that when someone else comes along with the same problem they will be able to use your solution.

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Old 07-23-2004, 10:51 AM   #3
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The "envelopes" function as a "bullet" ; When they 're shown opened , it means there are new posts since you last read the specific thread.
If they're closed (and blue) : No new replies since your last visit have been posted.

And you can't delete your own posts.
In your scenario you'd best just edit the particular post.

Edit : Ack! Jeremy beat me to it.
 
Old 07-23-2004, 11:09 AM   #4
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thanks gents, i guess i never have scrolled down that far
i kinda figured that about deleting posts and i usually do update it with my resolution, just wanted to make sure

thanks again!
 
  


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