Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    whl626 is offline Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Malaysia
      • Current Location:
      • Malaysia
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Posts
    429
    Post Thanks / Like

    To keep the previous posts

    I wonder how long the forum would keep its member's previous posts ? Or to be specifics, when the old posts will be deleted from the " My posts " listings ?

    Because I always check " My posts " to review the questions. I don't want to lose the valuable resources :)

  2. #2
    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Japan
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Posts
    44,205
    Post Thanks / Like
    I believe they do eventually get deleted, but am not sure what the lifespan is. Red will know.

  3. #3
    RonBee's Avatar
    RonBee is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Other
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    16,570
    Post Thanks / Like
    I thought they lasted forever. :D

    This forum has been up for less than a year (altho we're getting there). Do you think that all the posts that have been posted so far are still accessible?

    whl626, did you know that you can always use the Search function to find out if your question has been answered yet? (It can be a little tricky. Red can help you with any details.)

    Cordially,

  4. #4
    whl626 is offline Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Malaysia
      • Current Location:
      • Malaysia
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Posts
    429
    Post Thanks / Like
    I use the email notification function the first time I registered with this forum. I get notified when an answer is posted and to instantly pay attention to it is my routine :)

  5. #5
    RonBee's Avatar
    RonBee is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Other
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    16,570
    Post Thanks / Like
    I should have phrased that differently. I meant that before you ask a question you can use the "Search" function to see if it has already been answered.

    Do you make use of the "Ask a Teacher" archive?

    (Sorry for being so nosy.)

    :)

  6. #6
    whl626 is offline Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Malaysia
      • Current Location:
      • Malaysia
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Posts
    429
    Post Thanks / Like
    seldom. I am more interested in my own posts :P

Similar Threads

  1. 40,000 Posts!
    By Red5 in forum News and Announcements
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 18-Oct-2004, 20:40
  2. 20,000 Posts!
    By Tdol in forum News and Announcements
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 25-Mar-2004, 18:02

Posting Permissions

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •