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*@&! just deleted all of my PMs by mistake - here's how


#1 eldad9   Join Date: Jun 2002 CAGiversary!   3958 Posts   Joined 12.0 Years Ago  

Posted 23 April 2004 - 10:40 PM

When you click on 'delete ALL' instead of 'delete marked'

You get the message

"Are you sure you want to delete this message?"

That's right. Single 'message', singular. Which reassured my that only one message would be deleted.

Not

"Are you sure you want to delete all messages?"

Which would definitely alert me to the fact that something went wrong.


I don't suppose you guys can recover my PMs from a backup, can you? never mind, I'll deal with it - but fix the text!

#2 st0neface   astro travellin CAGiversary!   6710 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 23 April 2004 - 11:14 PM

I've done that at least 5 times, all while in the middle of trades.

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#3 WhipSmartBanky   Bring on the free hooch! CAGiversary!   15293 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago   Has been playing Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell
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Posted 23 April 2004 - 11:18 PM

While you're at it, can we have more PM space?

Now that, my friend, is a shared moment.

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#4 metroidkiller9   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1132 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 23 April 2004 - 11:21 PM

not sure why banky is asking for more space since he doesnt get any pms. maybe it was a joke, but if it was it was way below the banky standard.
anyway i agree. why does your sentbox fill up so much more quickly than your inbox? and why doesnt your outbox fill at all?

#5 st0neface   astro travellin CAGiversary!   6710 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 23 April 2004 - 11:24 PM

Mail only stays in the outbox until it's been read by the person, then it goes to the sentbox.

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#6 -Never4ever-   That Guy. CAGiversary!   7825 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 25 April 2004 - 09:56 PM

Yeah we need mroe space.

#7 punqsux   1K posts & all I got was this lousy rank CAGiversary!   11197 Posts   Joined 11.9 Years Ago  

Posted 25 April 2004 - 10:00 PM

yeah ive deleted all before, same way.

i vote more space too, communicating through PMs for trades sure does fill up you box fast

#8 EggViper   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1081 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 02:54 AM

well increasing space for everyone might cost cheapy more money or other probs, if anything it shouldnt b for everyone. maybe an upgrade in space for regulars who actually post or get pms.

#9 CaseyRyback   Your New Nightmare! Super Moderators   24111 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 02:58 AM

I agree with you guys about the wanting more space. I do not want cheapy to have to spend more, but since I trade a lot it would be nice.

#10 bignick   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   6637 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 28 April 2004 - 03:05 AM

I wonder if there is a way to have pms emailed to you.

#11 punqsux   1K posts & all I got was this lousy rank CAGiversary!   11197 Posts   Joined 11.9 Years Ago  

Posted 28 April 2004 - 03:08 AM

I agree with you guys about the wanting more space. I do not want cheapy to have to spend more, but since I trade a lot it would be nice.


maybe more space for 1Ker's?
i doubt 99.5% of the forum members have ever even used a PM

#12 sm04as   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1726 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 28 April 2004 - 03:13 AM

That's probably true about a good % of CAG don't use PMs, perhaps don't even know about the feature.

I don't have a high post count, but I've become an active trader here and I could use the extra space as well.

#13 CaseyRyback   Your New Nightmare! Super Moderators   24111 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 03:13 AM

I agree with you guys about the wanting more space. I do not want cheapy to have to spend more, but since I trade a lot it would be nice.


maybe more space for 1Ker's?
i doubt 99.5% of the forum members have ever even used a PM


that would be nice, or if you have over a certain number of trades then you get a bigger inbox. Something that is not overly bias, but is fair to everyone.

#14 ZForce915   Group hug! CAGiversary!   6419 Posts   Joined 11.9 Years Ago  

Posted 28 April 2004 - 08:42 PM

I think if you were going to adjust this I'd go with the post count method. Give more space at 500, 750 and 1000 posts.

#15 _heretic   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   605 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 10 May 2004 - 10:11 PM

I think if you were going to adjust this I'd go with the post count method. Give more space at 500, 750 and 1000 posts.


But, as someone pointed out in another thread, there are a lot of people that trade often, but don't post often or at all. They could probably use the space just as much as high-posters do.

#16 SneakyPenguin   Agent of SHIELD CAGiversary!   16948 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 10 May 2004 - 10:13 PM

how about, the higher ones feedback, the more pms they can have?

By four o'clock I've discounted suicide in favor of killing everyone else in the entire world instead.


#17 rimsforsale   Banned Banned   816 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 10 May 2004 - 10:26 PM

While you're at it, can we have more PM space?


if you pay. silver membership is $20 a month, gold is $35, $50 for platinum and you get to bone morgan webb on a reg. bases. so yea.. i think gold is the way to go...