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Offline Rover1822

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A posting comment for topics in this forum
« on: December 20, 2022, 12:52:37 PM »
I'm not a moderator, but it has become really apparent that some topics are growing huge. This really doesn't help anyone.

Although, you may want to post a reply in a topic that seems to cover the  area for your current issue, please check out  if a new topic may be a better option. Part of the problem that arises, is the poster of a reply to the original topic may not find someone else's reply to their reply and it very confusing on who is responding to whom. and more importantly makes it much harder to find a post.

I'm guilty of replying to replies, that shouldn't not be in the topic it is under.

If you have an issue, or something to post, it might be better to post a new topic as opposed to what we call "hijacking" another one. Posting your own topic , does not reduce the chances it will be read, and it will make it much easier to follow.

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Offline KC5JIM

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Re: A posting comment for topics in this forum
« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2022, 05:52:19 PM »
Excellent advice!
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Offline GeeEmm

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Re: A posting comment for topics in this forum
« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2022, 07:42:06 PM »
I have 'liked' your comment/suggestion Rover, but the other side of that coin is that similar (if not identical) issues get fragmented.

Is tagging something supported here, and would that help?