Forum style survey

This section is for forum related issues, problems and questions when Ash screws something up!

Which forum style to you currently use

Poll ended at Thu Feb 17, 2022 8:30 pm

ProSilver (the Blue one)
16
40%
SubSilver (The not so blue/grey one!)
24
60%
 
Total votes: 40

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deepsix
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Current ride: S1w X1 1125CR
Location: NNW of Sarfampton

Re: Forum style survey

Postby deepsix » Wed Jan 19, 2022 12:05 am

I hadn't even realised that you could change the style. i voted blue thinking that's what I use but it seems I actually use the subsilver jobbie and prefer that.

Thanks for the continued efforts.resurrecting the forum. You know it's appreciated although we don't often say so.

There is a place for both sites;here and Facebook. Each has it's benefits and faults. Sneering at one or the other is never really helpful.

I think many have lessened their involvement with Buells and even involvement in bikes this last year or so,

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gusm2
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby gusm2 » Wed Jan 19, 2022 12:09 am

Thanks for getting involved again Ash and giving up your time,
I was just remembering our conversation at Adams a few years ago when you mentioned about not having a bike anymore which makes it even more admirable you've got involved with the repairs that are needed to keep this place going :worthy:
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We haven't met yet.

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Bonzo
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby Bonzo » Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:20 am

Yep, as long as it works, I don't care what style. Thanks Ash :)
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norrie
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby norrie » Wed Jan 19, 2022 2:12 am

Ditto. I don't care what it looks like as long as it works.
Oh and thanks for sorting things.
Norrie.

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jeznewsome
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Current ride: S1W,SDGT,HP2,R1200RS
Location: Preston, Lancs

Re: Forum style survey

Postby jeznewsome » Wed Jan 19, 2022 6:11 am

Ash, thanks for keeping the forum going and as many others have said whatever is easiest to maintain and we'll get used to it.

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smithy
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby smithy » Wed Jan 19, 2022 8:07 am

Another that hasn't a clue what you're talking about Ash so what ever you think is best :D

Nobby
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby Nobby » Wed Jan 19, 2022 9:20 am

Whatever works best for you, thanks a lot for doing this
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barney
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Location: Telford

Re: Forum style survey

Postby barney » Wed Jan 19, 2022 11:01 am

thanks ash :worthy:
what others have said , whatever is easiest to keep this place going :yup:
I was on the old subsilver , just changed over to prosilver , yes its different and things have moved , but just a case of getting used to it ,same as any updates on computor or mobile phones .
interesting on the size of this site , and with the frequencey of issues we have having , I did wonder if the info could be stored / downloaded to local disc for personal reference and how to repair things in years to come . it would be a shame to lose the site and the wealth of information it containes .
once again many thanks for your help :worthy:
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delw
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Current ride: BMW F900 XR
Location: Leeds

Re: Forum style survey

Postby delw » Wed Jan 19, 2022 11:09 am

Ash wrote:
t965m wrote:So how do you switch to ProSilver view?


User Control Panel - Board Preferences (on the left) - My Board Style (on the right)

For some reason the feature was off. Ive just turned it on.


Thanks, now switched.
Buell owners should be committed (but not for life) ;-)

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ursus americanus
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Joined: Thu May 07, 2009 12:06 am
Current ride: S1W,S2T,1125CR
Location: North Bucks

Re: Forum style survey

Postby ursus americanus » Wed Jan 19, 2022 11:51 am

I had no idea there was a choice of display either. Has always defaulted to subsilver and, as if by magic, today it's t'other one :shock: Went through Control Panel to change back and haven't succeeded yet but I can live with anything lOl (succeeded now, you can teach an old dog new tricks lOl Just hit "Submit" rather than "Reset" followed by "Submit" ;) )

I use the other place a lot for all different groups and interests but I still visit here most days. It's been home for so long that it's difficult to leave it.

Really appreciate your efforts, Ash, you are a gentleman and a scholar :worthy:

Steve
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conquistador
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby conquistador » Wed Jan 19, 2022 11:52 am

Go for the easiest and most secure option, if that's not a contradiction
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t965m
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby t965m » Wed Jan 19, 2022 12:42 pm

I like the new view. Very trendy :D
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CT B
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby CT B » Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:14 pm

Voted for the PRO,,, but I don't need to do any work on the website, just grateful its still available.


Thanku to all who keep it going

Ride safe out there

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Jill Brown
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby Jill Brown » Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:51 pm

Thanks for sorting the website out Ash! I am a creature of habit and do prefer the old style but it won’t take long to get used to the different style, I am sure. I am happy to go with whatever works best for the site and for others. Take care :4roz:
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Ash
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Re: Forum style survey

Postby Ash » Wed Jan 19, 2022 4:38 pm

gusm2 wrote: I was just remembering our conversation at Adams a few years ago when you mentioned about not having a bike anymore
I haven't even sat on a bike in about 8 years!
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