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Old 08-09-2004, 10:37 PM   #11
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For example "cant open doc" etc.This is not a problem for the avg.home users.
Transfers of workers homework needs a seperate section if any.
Aren't they trained first ?

At least start with more info instead of ending with it.
Of course we didn't help , as we where'nt given enough details.
So whoever it is need 10 lashes with a wet noodle.
Amen.
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Old 08-09-2004, 10:53 PM   #12
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The wet noodle...Noooooooooo

Not the wet noodle.
There must b some other type of torture u can think of...
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Old 08-10-2004, 07:00 AM   #13
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Lmfao.

I may create a "READ THIS BEFORE POSTING A PROBLEM" thread, telling users to post: Specific error they recieve, listing system information, etc.

Alot of time is wasted because people say:

"oive got dis ting wit da fing stoppin it forom doin art, it append wen i dl porn!!!!!!!"

Not quite but, you get my drift.
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Old 08-10-2004, 05:06 PM   #14
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Lol...
Yeah that's what i was going 2 do,make's a big difference when giving your OS ,before you ask a
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Old 08-10-2004, 05:22 PM   #15
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Well do it before I leave tommorow and I'll stick it - or ask Matt if I'm gone. Its a good idea.
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Old 08-11-2004, 02:00 PM   #16
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Lmfao.

I may create a "READ THIS BEFORE POSTING A PROBLEM" thread, telling users to post: Specific error they recieve, listing system information, etc.

Alot of time is wasted because people say:

"oive got dis ting wit da fing stoppin it forom doin art, it append wen i dl porn!!!!!!!"

Not quite but, you get my drift.
If u made a read before posting topic i dont think anybody would take any notice of it.
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Old 08-12-2004, 08:46 AM   #17
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That was my fear. Would be hard to get people to notice it/read it.
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Old 08-13-2004, 09:20 AM   #18
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i did make one in the (all n00bs please read) thread
but i don't know how 2 make it a sticky...

any ideas?
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Start one and if it works out I'll sticky it for you.
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Old 08-13-2004, 11:05 AM   #20
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I tried that...
I called it Trade secrets,
I said tht it'd be a good place to post titbits of information that might be usefull to someone, a sort of FAQ, Lord K stickied it.
Everyone ignored it, (except to have conversations about drink). then it was ignored a further time when someone wrote an FAQ post on how to re-install windows which subsequently got sticked. -soon there will be more sticked FAQ start here threads than there will be people starting new threads to ask questions.
I think the best thing that could be done would be for a mod or an admin to start a thread called something like start here, FAQ, or something simillar sticky it and lock it, that way anyone wanting to post in the thread will have to go through a mod meaning that it wouldn't decend into general chit chat.
Mods could also copy/move usefull posts from other threads into this sticky.
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