It's time

  Forum Editor 00:19 09 Nov 2004
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for another reminder about green ticks.Boring I know, but important nevertheless.

The idea is that when your problem has been solved you should let everyone know by applying the green tick to your thread. You'll find the option to do this at the bottom right of your thread's page. It helps everyone to know which threads are still 'live' and in need of help, so they don't have to take up valuable time visiting threads where the problem's been resolved.

So, do your best to remember to tick your thread, it only takes a second or two, and if you have time to tell us which bit of advice did the trick, that would be great.

  Sethhaniel 08:18 09 Nov 2004

are not 'bugs!!!! ;)

  Diodorus Siculus 08:19 09 Nov 2004

Just remember that ticking the box requires a seperate action to making a post. Whey a thread originator posts a final comment and ticks the box at the same time, only one or the other action works.

So best to post a comment saying what happened and when the post appears, then click resolved.

  rawprawn 08:20 09 Nov 2004

Absolutely spot on,It not only is a great help,but even if they don't post the advice that solved the problem at least one has the satisfaction of knowing that the problem has been solved.

  Sethhaniel 09:17 09 Nov 2004

or get Ticked off ;)

  curlylad 09:42 09 Nov 2004

..If green ticks not there,

still a problem to share,

If green tick appears,

it means problem disappears !

I really need to get out more.

  watchful 10:10 09 Nov 2004

^bump^

  Sethhaniel 11:20 09 Nov 2004

Are 'green ticks' good for the environment ;)

  Smegs 11:29 09 Nov 2004

I'll second that F.E.

  D G 11:38 09 Nov 2004

I wholeheartedly agree

  CurlyWhirly 15:25 09 Nov 2004

I agree with you and in one thread of mine even though I got NO responses (click here) I still explained what I did to RESOLVE the problem!
I also ticked the thread as well.

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