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Discussion in 'Forum software help' started by EX Mod Cog, May 23, 2008.

  1. EX Mod Cog

    EX Mod Cog Keyboard Hero

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    Just an idea Andy, ever thought about changing the default template, this one is very common, or adding some new ones, I noticed you've taken some away :D
     
  2. a1gunner

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    a compalint:eek:

    ban him:D
     
  3. EX Mod Cog

    EX Mod Cog Keyboard Hero

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    More like a suggestion/request :up:
     
  4. Andy

    Andy Administrative Staff Member Founder

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    Adding a new template means adding all the addons again i have done to the software.
    It is a lot of work for one person. :doh:
     
  5. MOO

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    It's fine as it is, we appreciate you work very hard on it all, it's great :up::up:
     
  6. EX Mod Cog

    EX Mod Cog Keyboard Hero

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    Didn't know it worked like that, never mind :confused:
     
  7. a1gunner

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    if you want something do it yer self:mad::D
     
  8. EX Mod Cog

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    I don't have the power :shrug:
     
  9. a1gunner

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    well i did tell you to get a .22:D
     
  10. Andy

    Andy Administrative Staff Member Founder

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    If you did have the power you still would not know how to do it. :D
     
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    i help our chairman troubleshoot our club forum,( only because im the only one awake at stupid o'clock when he changes stuff! )
    and he often says "have a look at this"
    believe me, pages of numbers and random text soon put me to sleep!!!!!

    i have every respect for anybody who takes that on for themselves,,,:up:
     

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