Forum Clean Up Dec 13 - 15 2018 - Management will be cleaning up the forum these three days.

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  1. Deborah

    Deborah Executive Director Staff Member

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    You may not be able to see the forum during this time. We are trying to locate a READ ONLY application. Please copy anything you want to keep. It has been over a year since we have done a deep clean, so just be forewarned.
     
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    Angie Brown Senior Registered

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    Thank you for saying.
     
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  3. Ritter

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    What is meant by a 'deep clean'?
     
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  4. Kenz1010

    Kenz1010 Senior Registered

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    Are all threads being deleted? I don’t really understand what’s going to happen, and would like to know how to save a thread if possible.
     
  5. KenJ

    KenJ Assistant Archivist and Moderator Staff Member Super Moderator

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    The various threads might need some posts removed or combined to make it easier to navigate. Current threads and posts should remain available for view, but new posting would be stopped while the work was being done.
     
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  6. SeekerOfKnowledge

    SeekerOfKnowledge Learner

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    I wonder how much longer will we be able to post... it will be only three days, but kinda feels like the end of the world was near.
     
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    briski Senior Registered

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    Hahaha, it will pass quickly imo
     
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    I feel paranoid about it, for some reason.
     
  9. SeekerOfKnowledge

    SeekerOfKnowledge Learner

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    Past life paranoia, maybe.
     
  10. briski

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    You cant blame everything on past lifes
     
  11. SeekerOfKnowledge

    SeekerOfKnowledge Learner

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    True, and I am aware of that.
     
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    A lifetime, in the twinkling of an eye ...
     
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    Don't be surprised if it takes around two weeks maybe even longer.. it's taken that long before
     
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  14. Deborah

    Deborah Executive Director Staff Member

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    We have had to postpone the clean up until next week. One admin's computer crashed. So nothing has been done yet. We'll start Dec 19th. It will be only 3 days. We have four admins and were' only going back 3-7 pages. The stuff way back when was cleaned up years ago. We're looking for off topic posts that were missed, posts that got no or little response, posts that can be merged. Deleted posts that are still visible. etc. Light handed. ;)
     
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    Thanks for the information/explanation.
     
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