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Garbs
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[request] Title of thread now in IMs?


Is this new?
I've just noticed that when you right-click and copy an address to send to someone in an IM (eg, when you want to send someone a link to a thread you posted in, etc), that now after you send the IM, rather than it showing you the html link as it did in the past . .

it now shows you the title of the thread?

If this is new, well, then, THANKS!! VERY COOL!!
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-- The Grateful Dead


aaron2486
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Re: Title of thread now in IMs?

Yes, great improvement!


julez_atf
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reply to Garbs
Agreed! Excellent site improvement!


ColdinCbus
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reply to Garbs
Nice, I like that, thanks Justin.


jaykaykay
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reply to Garbs
I hadn't noted that, but I sure will now. That is a terrific improvement. The Zen Master did it again with this addition.
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INTENS1
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reply to Garbs
As stated, excellent improvement...thanks
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justin
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3 recommendations

reply to Garbs
its in forum posts as well, as it was easy to do and looked better than remark,xxxxxx... type links.


mjf
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Good Improvement!


samburgers
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reply to Garbs
grrreat! thanks!~


Optimized
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reply to justin
Very nice change indeed!

Thanks Justin


DavisPhotog
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reply to Garbs
»[request] Title of thread now in IMs?

Wow, nice work! Awesome job, Justin!
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Straphanger
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reply to Garbs
Very good there but it should also apply to FAQ's and News links on the site. Found it didn't work in my other thread in the /devnull forum.
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fire100_old
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reply to Garbs
Nice change Justin, thanks


davidg
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reply to Garbs
thanks!! it looks MUCH better now.
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eve
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reply to Garbs
Thanks Justin!!! Great addition!


Straphanger
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reply to Garbs
One little gripe about this. It still only shows the URL instead of the link in quotes. An example is shown here: »(post #7733855 no longer exists)
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INTENS1
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said by Straphanger:
One little gripe about this. It still only shows the URL instead of the link in quotes. An example is shown here: »(post #7733855 no longer exists)
Not sure, but I think it only doesn't work if you try to link to the thread you are posting in..now I'm confused..»(post #7733855 no longer exists)
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JAAulde
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reply to Garbs
Love it!


wmmc7
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reply to Garbs
A really great addition.

Thanks Justin.


IcEr3K
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reply to Garbs
Great addition! Now, I don't have to worry about putting punctuation at the end of the link.


dbmaven
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reply to Garbs
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Double Your Title Fun!
Great addition, and I really like it.
I'd suggest some clean-up, though.
Now, if you click the IM link in a post, the generated message in effect doubles up the title.
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Garbs
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reply to Garbs

Yup, you're right

When previewing . . .
I see what you mean db, yes.

And further, when you "preview" an IM you are about to send to someone, the "title" doesn't appear at this point, rather the HTML, but once it is sent the title then appears in the IM that the person receives.
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"I'm going where the climate suits my clothes . . ."
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