10 minute edit rule

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  1. Wolfman

    Wolfman Assistant Head Coach

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    Why the 10 minute edit rule on posts? That's something new, right? Can we go back the unlimited edit?
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    I think it's always been around, or something similar
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    I don't know...I am horrible speller...I am always going back and correcting my spelling...and I don't recall I've ever not been able to, even hours or days later...
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    I believe on the old software you could edit for a couple of days, but not further. Will look into the edit time and see if I can find a way to change it.
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    If it helps to pinpoint the trouble - we had edit and delete and then we got rainbows. Same time frame.
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    Bearstuff Yes, in the woods. Staff Member SuperFan

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    Can't seem to find a control for that one tweak. Sorry, I knew vBulletin pretty well, but this software is........well, new. I'll flag the post and see if someone smarter than me can figure it out.
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    Now set to 30 minutes.
  8. Wolfman

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    Can I ask why it needs to be set at all? Not bitchin', just curious...
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    Basically it prevents people from going back and changing their posts. Yes if they do, it will tell us, but no one will know what it was originally.

    Either way it's not huge. 30 minutes should be enough time to edit any typos or minor corrections.
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    Ski-Whiz George Halas Staff Member

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    For some reason Superfans weren't able to edit it.

    Now Superfans can edit any post, anytime. :D No limit. Yea Superfans!
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  11. J.C.

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    Ummm . . . it sounds good in theory. Really it does. Maybe I'm doing something wrong but this option doesn't seem to be available to me.
    But enough about me me me. How the hell are ya?
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    Try it now... Someone changed it to no editing..

    I'm busy as shit!!! Wish things would slow down... If things go my way, I'll be good soon..
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