Comparing a discussion with the home page. When I see the Home Page, top and center of each card is the member who did something such as Viewed, Gave Reputation, Endorsed and so on. Now you head to a discussion and who wrote this? Example at https://www.daniweb.com/programming/software-development/code/385622/google-map-control-vb-net The author is nowhere in sight. I could be wrong but I could not find the post's author. Replies are formatted well so you know who replied and when, but something is truly strange with the original post there. Reviews are slightly better like https://www.daniweb.com/hardware-and-software/hardware/mobile-and-wearables/reviews/518478/i-bought-a-galaxy-watch-on-black-friday-here-s-what-i-got-for-my-money but if a post's author is going to …

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Backstory. A member messaged me about a moderator action so I wanted to see their discussions. How to find their discussions looked elusive. Here's how to get to their discussions. Click on their avator to get their Dazah page and information then click on Member Stats to see their discussions. Now you know.

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Here we go again.

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It seems everytime I visit the homepage of daniweb.com I get a screen that is modern in design but is missing the mark so much so that others and I are bypassing it and going elsewhere. On top of that it shows duplicates of the same topic (see image) which I've seen it push up 3 or more that lead you to the same discussion. What makes it even more a place I may stop looking at is I can't click on the reply date and get to the answer or new content. Instead I have to either page through …

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"Sorry, but there is no valid Member with ID 120589" after clicking the first (?) button in the email. Since I can't tell if there is information I shouldn't share publicly I forwarded the email to Dani.

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I've noted how the home page seems sparse but why is that lone upvote there at all? It's not that interesting and there's no way to dismiss it or fill the page with what I choose. See attached screen. NOPE. The image upload looks broken. I'll try Imgur and it's markdown. No other forum leaves this so barren. I was hoping to see it flourish over time. Or see controls, options to have it be a place to go often. And when there are items besides this, they seem to be random in size and match as to my interests. …

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Example: https://www.daniweb.com/programming/web-development/threads/518292/problem-in-php-showing-undefined-index-and-not-inserted-in-my-datasbase Click on one image and I get two tabs with the same image on both tabs. That's odd.

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I'm at https://www.daniweb.com/articles/latest/unanswered and when I mouse over the poster's gravatar or icon, all pop up with "First Post by" and the menber name. OK, that's all well and good but then I was curious to see all the posts were "First Post by". Even one by me! This is a truly minor bug but may as well log it.

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I looked all over and can't seem to find where to endorse any longer. I see others have on the front page but it's eluding me.

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Just for all those wondering what's going on, I don't know but I did jump on another PC to check and it was logged in. So I logged out and could not log back in. The first hint there was a problem was when I went to login on my Android phone. At first I thought it was just the phone but nope. For now, if you are logged it, you can post and more. But **DON'T LOG OUT.**

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Who would have guessed that would be a keyword a week ago?

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Here's what I see. (image attached, where are inline images?) It seems odd to me to see 3 dated items there. All are same discussion and it's also strange that Dani's endorsement stays no matter what I do. I like you but this is odd to see behavior wise. Maybe you're still tweaking?

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As title suggest, full screen edit happened in one of my replies. Could not exit with escape. Had to abandon the reply. Trying to replicate now.

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> We have paused the rollout of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) for all users as we investigate isolated reports of users missing some files after updating, -Microsoft on its support site for Windows Update. So if you have already downloaded the latest ISO from the Media Creation Tool and not installed it, **DON'T**. Wait for a newer version of the ISO. See the link below: https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/6/17944966/microsoft-windows-10-october-2018-update-documents-deleted-issues-windows-update-paused

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The title of the new employee training module alone was a sign that times have changed. This topic never came up in all my years at any job. Here's the boil down of the course. > If there is an active shooter in the area, we suggest you first run (away), hide and if forced fight I shared this with a friend in HR in Canada and they were mildly shocked. This wasn't my training session but my son at his new job.

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First how this happened. The Nissan Leaf from about 2011 to mid 2015 on the SV and SL models included Telematics. Telematics in thse models let the owner use a web site or smart phone app to query battery status, start or stop charging and turn on/off the climate control as well as get performance statistics. After years of warnings from AT&T that the 2G cellular network was going to shut down, AT&T did the shutdown in January 2017. This caused a lot of troubles in the M2M and Telematics space or business. Nissan responded by offering a (discounted?) upgrade …

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I pulled up Opera and it had its VPN enabled. On the sites I clicked on Daniweb but was logged out so no biggy, log in. Then I went to Dazah.com and the matches felt off. Someone was zero miles away so I googled that company and it wasn't in the state. Hmm, more poking around and Dazah had me somewhere in Germany. Nope that's not right. Aha, I had the VPN enabled. No biggy, just turn that off and close the browser, open it back up and check Dazah again. Still in Germany. Fix: Logout and log back in …

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When this news came across I only had to think of MSFT's prior acquisitions to think this may not end well. As the song goes " Should I Stay or Should I Go"?

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Here's the full notice -> https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/05/fbi-tells-router-users-to-reboot-now-to-kill-malware-infecting-500k-devices/ You can read what happened if you wish but just a r̴e̴b̴o̴o̴t̴ ̴a̴n̴d̴ ̴i̴t̴'̴s̴ ̴g̴a̴m̴e̴ ̴o̴v̴e̴r̴ ̴f̴o̴r̴ ̴t̴h̴i̴s̴ ̴m̴a̴l̴w̴a̴r̴e̴.̴ **Update in new reply.**

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From Stardock's newsletter I read "Handles are killing your PC" and checked in on the apps and handles to discover the stock Killer Network app was way out there at over 906,000 (906 THOUSAND) handles. This was a pretty interesting find and had me off to the maker for latest suite and drivers. Result? The 906,000 number dropped to 900 handles or a thousand fold less. Here's the full text of the message and link. "Handles are killing your PC The handle issue is a pretty big deal, and you may never have even heard of them. Let's fix that. …

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Need to remind a coworker to lock their machine? Press Shift+Alt+Printscreen and answer yes. Most can't fix it. So be kind.

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As PCs age you enounter "The Dead PC" from time to time. Long ago I even owned a PC repair shop and learned a lot from the experience. But fast forward to today. While I know a bit about PC design something of a mystery to me is why folk have been pushing back on a common cheap thing to try on dead machines. Pop in a new CMOS battery. I could go on why this can cause a PC to hang but here if it's the usual CR2032 we buy these in bulk for the office at 25 cents …

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A relative had a pretty beat up qualifying Windows laptop so I took a chance that this deal was still working. Read https://www.cnet.com/how-to/microsoft-windows-10-free-upgrade-offer-assistive-features/ but the new expiry date is now Jan 16, 2018. Direct Link at www.microsoft.com/en-us/accessibility/windows10upgrade

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In light of the self driving car discussion I thought I'd start revving folk up about the electric cars we have today. For me it was almost by accident I moved into my current EV which is a 2014 Nissan Leaf SV. I have a nice enough van but I wanted something for short trips about town. So I had a thought to "Google it." I googled "Worst resale value cars." At number 2 was the Leaf. I know this car but not very well and decided to take a deeper look. The reasons for its poor resale value are …

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I've been asked many times how to play Video DVD and Blu-Ray (BR) on Windows for years. Until now I've always lamented the lack of free BR player software. But last week the CNET Cheapskate published a freebie player. I'll try it in a few days. Link -> https://www.cnet.com/how-to/how-to-watch-dvds-for-free-in-windows-10/ Most of us know VLC Player will handle Video DVDs and unprotected Blu-Ray but so far in years I've yet to find an unprotected Blu-Ray title. Be sure to watch for what media you want to play when you first launch this player. Many folk miss that and gripe later about …

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Just on a lark I looked here: https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=dazah Trade show bling?

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`Select * from contacts WHERE behavior = 'nice'` [SQL Clause is coming to town.](http://imgur.com/gallery/KvsXO) Not mine, [Little Bobby Tables](https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/Little_Bobby_Tables) almost ruined Christmas.

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http://imgur.com/gallery/dYgFh has a gallery of some visualizations of classic sorting. For your enjoyment. And with sound too! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPRA0W1kECg This post is strictly for programming's secret pleasures.

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https://www.daniweb.com/articles/latest/2/2 and scroll to the bottom. I see a navigation aid there and it shows a [3] yet it takes me to page 2. Maybe this is by design but it looks a little off. Not a big bug. Just a minor thing.

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While I can't pretend to know what happened to block me from Daniweb, imagine less imaginitive souls. Maybe an article is required about what to do with post or login troubles?

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The End.