Feature to disable mentions.

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User Info: deltadan

deltadan
3 months ago#11
Sign. It probably won't happen though. When users see that notification, I would venture a guess and say that 2/3 times they go and respond. This boosts the sites post count, thus boosting the metrics they show advertisers to let them know how many people use the site. If this gets enable, many will get rid of the notifications, thus diminishing the metrics of the site, in turn making the site less profitable. I could be talking out of my ass though.
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User Info: Eevee-Trainer

Eevee-Trainer
3 months ago#12
Mentions are now able to be set to certain preferences fwiw:

https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com/boards/6-gamefaqs-announcements/76501096
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User Info: FanOfYukiGirl

FanOfYukiGirl
3 months ago#13
Eevee-Trainer posted...
Mentions are now able to be set to certain preferences fwiw:

https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com/boards/6-gamefaqs-announcements/76501096

Why did they do this?

User Info: Smeltedfist

Smeltedfist
3 months ago#14
@FanOfYukiGirl posted...
Eevee-Trainer posted...
Mentions are now able to be set to certain preferences fwiw:

https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com/boards/6-gamefaqs-announcements/76501096

Why did they do this?

Did you read my topic like at all? Of course that wasn't said in a mean way.

Smeltedfist posted...
I seen people who hate when I mention them to a thread even though I see it as a feature you know when you were replied too.

I mean the @name

Edit: and that was a real person on the board.

Plus people abuse it to annoy people so you can now set it so they can't do it that way.
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User Info: gnomefromnome

gnomefromnome
3 months ago#15
More good news

SBAllen posted...
Slip-N-Slide posted...
Yet they still can't auto remove them from quotes ffs.

Lemme see what we can do.
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User Info: Daremo

Daremo
3 months ago#16
FanOfYukiGirl posted...
Eevee-Trainer posted...
Mentions are now able to be set to certain preferences fwiw:

https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com/boards/6-gamefaqs-announcements/76501096

Why did they do this?

To make me happy.

Thanks Bacon, I for one really appreciate this.
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User Info: Eevee-Trainer

Eevee-Trainer
3 months ago#17
A further change was made: quoted mentions no longer trigger the bell icon.

https://gamefaqs.gamespot.com/boards/6-gamefaqs-announcements/76501096#2
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User Info: HippopotamusRex

HippopotamusRex
3 months ago#18
Yes thank you I appreciate the change too. Definitely for the better.
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User Info: Ing

Ing
3 months ago#19
Appreciate the changes. Thank you.

User Info: gnomefromnome

gnomefromnome
3 months ago#20
Ing posted...
Appreciate the changes. Thank you.

lol
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