Call me silly but...

  martjc 15:33 01 Sep 2005

...what the bh is this bump thing, and why?

  Ade_1 15:34 01 Sep 2005

must agree with you martjc , dint really understand why either...

  stlucia 15:35 01 Sep 2005

You respond to a message, and it bumps it back to the top of the list where everyone can see it. So, if someone wants to keep a topic current, without necessarily contributing, they respond with "bump" or "^" or anything.

  Ade_1 15:36 01 Sep 2005

understand now, i had thought of that but i wasnt sure maybe thought it was me being silly haha

  martjc 15:38 01 Sep 2005

... I get it now. Thanks stlucia - lovely place!

  daba 22:38 01 Sep 2005

The other thing a bump or a ^ does it put the thread into 'your postings' (currently disabled, but hopefully will be restored soon).

Useful if you want to 'mark' a thread for easier retrieval later.

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