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Like /Thank Changed?

Discussion in 'Help and Feedback' started by savvy, Mar 24, 2013.

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  1. savvy

    savvy Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 28, 2012
    SE Essex, UK
    Did I miss something, or has this changed recently?

    Instead of a Like Button, there is now a Like / Thank | Share set of links, and underneath in a full width box is the Likes / Thanks themselves, preceded by a Heart, and at the top of the thread is a Likes / Thanks Tree.

    I don't remember it being like this.
  2. Vivalo

    Vivalo Olympus Loser

    Nov 16, 2010
    True, true...
  3. speedandstyle

    speedandstyle Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    There are several changes that have been made. Your thank/likes also show up in your notifications which make it look like you have tons of private messages.:eek:
  4. savvy

    savvy Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 28, 2012
    SE Essex, UK
    So they do!! (When you got new thanks). I didn't notice that one :eek:
  5. mrjr

    mrjr Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 25, 2012
    And I noticed that the Thank button has disappeared from the mu-43 iOS app. :(
  6. WasOM3user

    WasOM3user Mu-43 Veteran

    Oct 20, 2012
    Lancashire, UK
    Thought it was just my phone playing up and losing the thanks button. Sadly missed already.
  7. WT21

    WT21 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Feb 19, 2010
    I like the new approach, but how do I clear 1500 thanked notices? It can't be to visit each One!?!?!
  8. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
    All you have to do is click on your overall notifications for those one time :smile:
  9. Wizard Steve

    Wizard Steve Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 10, 2013
    Provence, France
    David Ricketts
    Did we go from 'thank' to 'like' to 'like/thank'?

    I find the changes clumsy and the layout ugly. Can we agree on either 'like' or 'thank' and change the layout back to the way it was? I suspect that an option to opt out of notifications might be a welcome addition for many too.
  10. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Apr 10, 2009
    Boston, MA (USA)
    The new changes were necessary because the developer of the old hack we were using isn't updating it anymore, so there are compatibility issues with site updates that are needed for security reasons.

    I think the site mobile app can be updated to work with the new system. Just a matter of time.

    There is no way to opt out of notifications on a per user basis. It is possible to globally disable notifications. I'll continue to evaluate the system and all feedback related to it.
  11. Kingsfan

    Kingsfan Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Nov 22, 2010
    highland park, CA
    thank > like

    well same thing really
  12. Chuck Pike

    Chuck Pike Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 3, 2010
    Charlotte, NC.
  13. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Apr 10, 2009
    Boston, MA (USA)
    As RT Panther said a few posts up, you just click the notifications once and it clears.
  14. fullbanani

    fullbanani Mu-43 Regular

    Oct 21, 2011
    Berlin, GER
    I just want to point out, that when using the forum dark style the visibility of the thanks/likes is bad.
  15. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Apr 10, 2009
    Boston, MA (USA)
    I'm closing this thread and starting a new one with more info in the first post...
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