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    • #35380
      Goodsteel
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      Hello my friends! This is it! The subject of our hard work and wringing of hands.

      I just want to extend a huge thank you to Josh and Sarah with Covalent  Designs for their excellent work here!!!!

      I know the place is a bit plain now, but the focus has been entirely on foundation to this point. Feel free to make suggestions, but please have patience also.

      So, what do you think of the place?

    • #35406
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      This is sweet! Great work by Tim and the web designers. Stand by for picture postings!!

    • #35407
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      I like it Bjorn. It’s already growing on me pretty fast.

    • #35409
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      Photo test.

    • #35410
      Goodsteel
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      Now that’s a sharp lookin crew!!!

       

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      More picture testing. This software works great so far.

    • #35414
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      I love that shot!

       

       

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      Posting this one from my phone

    • #35416
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    • #35417
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      Vive le groupe de tir dix!!!!

    • #35418
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      Showoff!

    • #35420
      Goodsteel
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      Hey, you’ve got a few groups from that triple deuce that are pure, refined, decanted, and triple distilled shutup juice.

      LOL!

    • #42656
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      Gent’s, I apologize for the delay getting things up and running. I think we are headed in the right direction now. DO POST AND LET ME KNOW YOU MADE IT!!!

    • #43914
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      I’m finally on!  Thanks Tim for pushing it.

      Where is the new topic button?

      Thanks, Jeff

      Hope the photo works

      [IMG]http://i48.tinypic.com/34xs1nl.jpg[/IMG]

    • #43915
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      test

    • #44921
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      Great to see you JRR!

      Just bear with me OK? Things are still in flux here, but I think we’re going to get it going soon.

    • #45068
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      Well Tim I made it here with the help of lost password . I guess next time I sign on I will see the other mistakes I made.

    • #45069
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      Well that worked slick!

       

      That is a 13 lb Channel cat caught in the Red River of the north some 3 years back, Sept. On cut bait and light spinning tackle. And as you can no doubt tell from my expression I was pleased with that.

       

      I have hooked bigger, several times, several in the 20-30 class. But landing those really big smart ones is tough. They know ever stick, snag, and sharp edged riprap in their stretch of river.

       

      I hooked a big carp once that made a screaming 100 plus yard run upstream to swim out to a stump or snag, swarm around it 3 times tieing up my line, then stood on his tail and fell away from the snag snapping my line. And leaving me tied to the snag.

      I swear he flipped me the bird with his fin as he fell.

       

      Anyway, love the picture setup, easy peasy. Max size?

       

       

      • #45071
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        @GhostHawk,

        The max image size that can be upload is 1GB. Keep in mind that uploads over 5MB can start to put a toll on the site’s loading speed. Also, if the upload takes too long, it could be canceled.

    • #45100
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      Finally got in ……that was painful.

      • #45101
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        of course I think it was more painful for Josh and Tim than me………..

        went to change my password after getting the one from the e-mail that replaced my Army email account was deleted as i was disavowed ( haha actually because I retired) by the Army.  Anyway the layout to do functions is quite different I can’t seem to find where to change my password.

        post don’t seem to be editable…. only replies…. ok …..

         

         

    • #45103
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      seems that on replies only one edit is allowed? Or am I missing a button that I can’t see.

    • #45104
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      I am glad it’s up and running. I have been trying for a few days to get the site  to work on my phone. It’s all good now thanks  for all all the hard work

    • #45105
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      testing the editing of a posted reply…

      edit 1x

      edit 2x

      edit 3x

      edit 4x

      Ok seems to be working now

      Thanks Josh and Sarah

    • #45109
      Goodsteel
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      Well Sarge, looks like you can edit. Working ok for you?

    • #45110
      Sgt. Mike
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      still unable to edit my profile password or anything except my display name………. as well as other issues that I have not mentioned yet.

      • #45112
        Sgt. Mike
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        having to use the lost password method to log-in

    • #45118
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      @Sgt. Mike,

      You have to go to the settings in Profile. If you click on the 3 dots (…), then go to settings, you will be able to change your email and password.

    • #45120
      Goodsteel
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      Sarge sent me this earlier. He says he doesn’t have that button at all. Must be a Lenux thing……

       

    • #45124
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      Running Linux Mint Serena 18.1 64 Bit Edition,it’s shows up on my desktop.  Windows free for about 5 years now.

      • #45132
        Sgt. Mike
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        yeah i despise windows … almost as much as facebook, and twitter, fritter and ditter

    • #45129
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      it’s there now Tim & Josh … attempted the change password .. did not take …..still using the recovery (lost) password to log-in for now .   figure it will straighten out in a day or so, might be a glitch in the browser or base kernel giving fits, I’ll run a live update later and see if it that might be the issue. No worries at least I can log in.

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    • #45742
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      New bookmark and password. Made it in finally.

    • #45744
      Goodsteel
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      Awesome! Glad to see you!

    • #45747
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      Hello, glad to see the new forum up and running. I hate to sound like a complainer but is there or will there be a way to change the background colors and letter sizes? I have a black header with white writing (Goodsteel forum info) and an orange bar for each post with white writing (post date/time and reply button) but the whole rest of the page is white with fine, gray lettering and outlines.

      Just a tad bit tough to read, is it here or my computer that changes this? The letter size that I can change in my tools is fine it’s just the contrast of the page.

      • #45753
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        Push ctrl and the + sign at the same time.

    • #45752
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      I made it!!! Whew!  This don’t like my phone much, but neither do I.

      Mo matter. WE’RE BACK!

    • #45754
      Goodsteel
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      Yes, we’re back. Well, some of us anyway.

      Yall have to be patient with the look and feel of the forum. Yes, I know it’s drab, but we just got the foundation in, the walls up, and a roof over our heads. Lets make sure we’re all here first, then start working on the drapes and wall paper eh?

      Notice there is a new forum created for design suggestions and complaints. Please think through your recommendations carefully and post a thread there. This is one time when you get a very real say in how the place looks, so don’t squander the opportunity. I’m not saying I’ll take every recommendation, but I’ll sure listen.

    • #45855
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      I can get on on my iPad but not my work computer or my smart phone. I get the same message on both  ” this site can’t provide a secure connection” just letting you know. I’ve tried yesterday and today.

      WG

    • #45856
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      Wheel Gun, I’m using my smart phone about half the time. It’s android. If you’re using Ipad, then that has apple covered.

      All I can say is check your security settings?

      Try using a common browser. It definitely works well with Chrome and Explorer, Firefox, etc etc etc.

    • #45859
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      Interesting, Today I’m on my work computer and yesterday it wouldn’t let my even load the front page. No changes to the settings. IT frowns upon shutting off security. Also this time my Password held as yesterday I had to reset again. In other words things are looking GREAT!

    • #45868
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      Excellent!!! Glad to hear it!!!

    • #45869
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      I cannot get on with google chrome

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      Goodsteel
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      Cant figure it Ken. That’s what I’m using to type this right now.

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      this morning I’m on google chrome !

    • #45877
      Goodsteel
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      I’m still figuring this stuff out. It’s the strangest thing. So many times I’ve seen this happen where a second try gets through and it works flawlessly from then on.

      Computers=crazy

    • #45883
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      Hey, I finally made it!

      Thanks Tim, I was really missing this site.

      Glad to be back!

       

      How do I get rid of the black band that’s in the middle of the thread?

    • #45886
      Goodsteel
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      Bodean! Glad to see you!

      I don’t know what “black band” you mean. What are you using to access the site? PM me or email me and I’ll try to figure it out.

    • #45888
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      Thanks Tim, finally got back on here.

      By the way, what kind of stogie is that in your jaw? I was always partial to Padrons.

    • #45889
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      There is a black bar or band that goes across my screen that will partially obscure the thread. It reads:

      2017 Goodsteel forum. Designed by Covalent Designs, LLC. In this thread it is right across the photo of you with the cigar. Right in the middle of your pretty mug!

      • #45891
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        That, my friend, is an Alec Bradley Tempus. One of the finest rolls of tobacco leaves I ever took a drag on. Bjornb sent me a care package with four Alec Bradley cigars, and just purely by happenstance, one of them was the Tempus. There was also a nice flask of cough medicine in there.

        That was, by far, the best medium flat rate box I ever cut the tape on.

        • #45892
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          Bodean, What are you using to view the forum? You are the only one who has made this complaint, and you had enormous difficulties getting logged on as well. I’m wondering if you are running a strange system we have not optimized the site for yet?

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      Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 11

    • #45970
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      I’m here! Y’all can start now.

      Jerry

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      Goodsteel
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      Great to see you buddy!!!

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