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Discussion in 'Announcements' started by BeerAdvocate, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. Keith238

    Keith238 Jul 31, 2007 New Jersey

    Ahhh, never occurred to me. Thank you.

    On a side note, I also miss the 'nesting' style of the old forum. I'd like to see that return if possible. It definitely makes 'conversations' easier to follow.
     
  2. Photekut

    Photekut Mar 31, 2006 Tennessee

     
  3. Keith238

    Keith238 Jul 31, 2007 New Jersey

    I like that feature too. Looks like you typed your text in between my quoted text.
    Also liking the real time updating of message posts too.
     
  4. jgreenearrow

    jgreenearrow Sep 17, 2009 Virginia

    Glad the forums are back up and running. Looking forward to having it all integrated with the site. Also glad that fellow BAs figured out that you could still locate your profile on the main site. Had a cpu crash since the site went out and haven't been able to recover my avatar image yet. Now I don't have to worry about it. :D
     
  5. Retsinis

    Retsinis Sep 25, 2009 California
    Subscriber

    Larger Avatars is nice too, shows more details, since some were hard to determine what they were. :)

    Since it seems the Avatar upload was very easy to do, I wonder if that will translate later to places & beers on the site? ;) I know I've had some images that I just gave up trying to get to the old site, even when the dimensions were right, and I got a preview image too.
     
  6. Photekut

    Photekut Mar 31, 2006 Tennessee

    That is going to take some getting used to. One of the reasons I like BA more than RB actually. Posting to the forums WAS easier.
     
  7. Seanibus

    Seanibus Dec 6, 2004 California

    Yes, this will take some getting used to, but as a refugee from a once-popular Movie-related forum where the owner didn't boldly change to meet demand and technology, I can say the Brothers are doing the right thing. This other forum died a lingering and embarrassing death as it became less and less functional and less and less relevant. So I will miss the old look, but long live the new look.
     
  8. TongoRad

    TongoRad Jun 3, 2004 New Jersey
    Beer Trader

    Just testing the waters and offering well-wishes. Glad to see things up and running again!
     
  9. shand

    shand Jul 13, 2010 Florida
    Beer Trader

    I suggested this forum software on Twitter so feel free to direct any rage directly to me. Seriously though, Xenforo is a great forums software, the bros made the right choice. Is there any chance we could get the Tapatalk plugin installed for easy mobile browsing?
     
  10. TulipSnifter

    TulipSnifter Sep 5, 2010 Oregon

    This seems easy enough. Since emotions are available, I just have to use it :p.
     
  11. Rollzroyce21

    Rollzroyce21 Oct 24, 2009 California
    Beer Trader

    I... need... to see.. pics.. of other BA's beer hauls and cellars... stat!
     
  12. BOBPINCH666

    BOBPINCH666 Feb 21, 2011 New York

    Y U NO HAVE COMIC SANS??? :mad:
     
  13. JoEBoBpr

    JoEBoBpr Feb 26, 2004 Missouri

    I thought the exact same thing. I felt like I had found my life again. And now I lost it again. :)
     
  14. Kinsman

    Kinsman Aug 26, 2009 California

    I like how you can click on 'members' up top and quickly see who the has the most posts. Makes it easier to see who really has too much time on their hands.
     
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  15. ShogoKawada

    ShogoKawada May 31, 2009 Pennsylvania

    longingly hit f5 waiting for the site to re-load.
     
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  16. D11

    D11 Sep 9, 2011 Texas

    cheers all
    make sure to drink some good beer while we're waiting :D

    thanks for all the work youre doing to the site guys! :)
     
  17. chuckycheese

    chuckycheese Feb 18, 2010 Maine

    I just did and nothing comes up except my location, which provides no link to my profile. What am I doing wrong?
     
  18. madawhy

    madawhy Sep 30, 2011 New York

    When I search for myself I get that there is one result but yet its blank next to my state....?
     
  19. kmello69

    kmello69 Nov 27, 2011 Texas
    Beer Trader

    Same here
     
  20. andrewinski1

    andrewinski1 Apr 14, 2009 New Hampshire

  21. chuckycheese

    chuckycheese Feb 18, 2010 Maine

  22. andrewinski1

    andrewinski1 Apr 14, 2009 New Hampshire

    Google "yourname site:beeradvocate.com"

    Also you can replace the last part of the URL with any user name.
     
  23. SawDog505

    SawDog505 Apr 9, 2010 New Hampshire
    Beer Trader

    How do we review or search to see other reviews? Computer illiterate going to take some time, but very happy you are back.
     
  24. Beerandraiderfan

    Beerandraiderfan Apr 14, 2009 Nevada

    Dude, where's my beeradvocate?
     
  25. GarthDanielson

    GarthDanielson Nov 6, 2010 Virginia
    Beer Trader

    Yeah, this seems kind of cool. Going to take a while to get the hang of it, but it seems pretty slick.
     
  26. Beerandraiderfan

    Beerandraiderfan Apr 14, 2009 Nevada

    So I have an hour to update beer reviews and the March Madness beer event details, and this is what I get. Sigh. Que Suerte.
     
  27. InebriatedJoker

    InebriatedJoker Sep 16, 2010 Ohio
    Beer Trader

  28. raffels

    raffels Dec 12, 2009 West Virginia

    This is gonna be like kids in a candy store...

    Confession: Just wanted to see if my avatar looked like shit blowing up.
     
  29. beereality

    beereality Mar 30, 2008 Illinois

    it will take a while to get used to. but I kind of like change, especially if its better and smarter
     
  30. Beerandraiderfan

    Beerandraiderfan Apr 14, 2009 Nevada

    How come my avatar is gone? When the 'rebuild' thing got mentioned about our profile at the very end, does that mean our old profile got nuked? Is this why I have no pic? Ah, so many questions. So many colors to choose from.
     
  31. DavoleBomb

    DavoleBomb Mar 29, 2008 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Is it possible to change the white background to a shade of beige until things get worked out? My eyes hurt after just 1/2 hour of viewing.
     
  32. InebriatedJoker

    InebriatedJoker Sep 16, 2010 Ohio
    Beer Trader

    How do we sync our reviews ?
     
  33. Beerandraiderfan

    Beerandraiderfan Apr 14, 2009 Nevada

    Help, I'm lost and I don't know where I am, jeez, this is like that Poltergeist movie
     
  34. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Beer Trader

    Hello, hello, hello.
     
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  35. beertunes

    beertunes Sep 24, 2007 Washington
    Beer Trader

    I still can't get it to keep my font, size and color. I have to reset every time. Even if I misspell or forget to space, if I go back and insert the correction, it resets the font settings. What the bloody hell am I doing wrong?
     
  36. beertunes

    beertunes Sep 24, 2007 Washington
    Beer Trader

    Hello to you too! Good to see ya again!
     
  37. DavoleBomb

    DavoleBomb Mar 29, 2008 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Avatar doesn't look so good all big like. Time to start thinking about a new one.

    In any case, I wish the forums stayed down for another couple days. I have a huge test on Friday. Oh well. First world problems.
     
  38. wingedeel

    wingedeel Nov 17, 2005 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    This will take some getting used to.
     
  39. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Oct 2, 2010 New York

    I can't wait to get started using, and getting used to this! Great job guys!
     
  40. Beerandraiderfan

    Beerandraiderfan Apr 14, 2009 Nevada

    Ah fuck this, I'm gonna go drink some beer. I'll try this again another time. I feel like those old people trying to get the web camera to work. (Bangs head).
     
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