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As you might have noticed, I couldn't leave well enough alone and have been dinking around with the look and feel of the forum again.

If you feel like you're getting dull pencils slowly jammed into your eyes, you can easily go back to the old blue theme with just a few clicks. To do so, just click here to edit your preferences. In the Board Theme pull down menu, select "Shades" for the old theme or just leave it set to "default" for the new polished green theme.

I look at this forum so much that I've long ago lost my ability to see it through the eyes of other people. So I value your comments and feedback. You can either reply to this post or PM me. Thanks!

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Budget Appliance Repair

New look is actually quite nice, and I don't really dig changes!!!!!!!!

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Samurai Appliance Repair Man

Thanks, Willie! :dude:

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Pegi

What is the Mana thingie???  And yes, this is really quite nice, will try it for awhile and see if my eye balls start getting dull from pencils jabbing them, but have not so far.;)

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Samurai Appliance Repair Man

Mana is like respect. You get it from other users. You can give mana to anyone for any reason. It's one of the features of this forum software (WowBB) that I just hadn't enabled. We'll try it and if it seems to be screwy, such as a new grasshopper having maxed out mana, then I'll disable it.

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Kiwi-nadian

I am liking the new look, although I did log on this morning, and say "Jaysus,what the hell is this?!"

It does modernize the wholesite and drag it out of the early 2005's, and into the future... LOL;)

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Pegi

LOL Kiwi, that was sort of in the area of my thoughts when I saw it,  however mine was more like ""WHAT IN THE HELL HAS HE DONE NOW""....but is growing on me and sort of liking it better each time it loads....:cool:

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Samurai Appliance Repair Man

[user=533]Pegi[/user] wrote:

but is growing on me and sort of liking it better each time it loads....:cool:

Me, too! Honestly, at first I wasn't sure I liked it but the more I work in it, the better I like it. Gives the board a more polished look.

Thanks for everyone's comments!

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NoSnooz

Yeah, but where's the link to Earl's Appliance Repair

and Emporium? I cants find it.

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