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Discussion in 'Sorcerous Sundries' started by Taluntain, Aug 9, 2008.

  1. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Veteran

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    How do I change the email address I have registered here? The one that I signed up with doesn't really get used anymore
     
  2. Montresor

    Montresor Mostly Harmless Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder

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    Go to the User CP, click "Edit Your Details", and click "Edit Email & Password". :)
     
  3. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Veteran

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    How did I not notice that? :lol:
     
  4. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Blond moment?
     
  5. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Veteran

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    Story of my life that mate!
     
  6. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    OK then, blond incarnation. That fit? :p
     
  7. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Veteran

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    Aye, that'll do :lol:
     
  8. 8people

    8people 8 is just another way of looking at infinite ★ SPS Account Holder Veteran

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    [​IMG] Disturbing Planescape: Torment images now!
     
  9. Master of Nuhn

    Master of Nuhn Wear it like a crown Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    I have no idea what "coded" text is and I'm trying to find out by just trying it. After all, a wise corpse once said: The only source of knowledge is experience.
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    Aha. So this is what it looks like. What's it used for, generally?
     
  10. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    That's meant for programming code actually. Basically any php, html, javascript, etc.

    Sometimes it can be useful for non-programmers as well because text posted as code doesn't get reformatted according to the board standards but for instance retains more than one space, so you can post things like this:

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    Here              we              go            ....
    You can also post ASCII-art with it and various program output logs, etc. But primarily it's useful for posting code, where preserving formatting can be crucial.
     
  11. Paracelsi

    Paracelsi ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    I'm not sure how it happened but just a little while ago I noticed that all the text and icons on the site have suddenly grown in size. So I checked other sites like wikipedia/youtube, and everything else seems normal except this site and a few others with similar message boards. Normally I wouldn't complain, except the size/colors is giving me a headache.

    Edit:
    Nevermind, solved the problem. I accidentallly discovered how to auto-zoom text using the mouse.
     
  12. LKD Gems: 31/31
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    How do you see who thanked you and for what post?
     
  13. Blackthorne TA

    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    The list of people shows up under the post itself. E.g. Silvery thanked you for this post.
     
  14. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    There is no quick overview like for reputation at the moment, but in your public profile, under the Statistics tab, you can see who you thanked and who thanked you.
     
  15. Master of Nuhn

    Master of Nuhn Wear it like a crown Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Great! :) I am far too curious who thanked me (and for what!). This saves me the time going through all my latest posts. :D
     
  16. argento-dtw Gems: 2/31
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    Excuse me in advance if I have missed something, but I can't manage to find information on how avatars work. The only option available to me is actually "no avatar".

    Are avatars disabled for new users?
     
  17. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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  18. Splunge

    Splunge Bhaal’s financial advisor ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    I was just making a post from my home computer (something I don't often do), and saw that an automatic spell check pointed out my many typos. This doesn't happen on my work computer. Is this new, or is there some setting that is computer-specific?
     
  19. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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  20. Blackthorne TA

    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    If you just upgraded to the latest IE, it includes a spell checker.
     

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