My Alerts Are Irregular

Discussion in 'Support Questions' started by tippytoe, May 25, 2011.

  1. tippytoe Member

    I don't know if it is just me or what, but...When I choose to watch threads, I will get an alert(s) as new posts are added to the thread, but only for a brief period of time, or just randomly. As time goes on, I no longer get alerts and will stumble upon a watched thread and see that there are days worth of posts that I was never alerted to. These are threads that I am still watching and a haven't set to unwatch. Is it just me or something else or just random odd behaviour?

  2. Anonymous Member

    Have you tried these? I hear they help with irregular things.

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  3. LocalSP Member

    Same here.
  4. Kilia Member

    Me three
  5. Smurf Member

    I don't. Maybe you all have withholds you need to deal with. Report to Ethics.
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  6. Me four
  7. Anonymous Member

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  9. Miranda Member

    I have the same problem.
  10. veravendetter Member

    Missing Alert Guy reporting in.
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  11. TinyDancer Member

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  12. Miranda Member

    Still a problem, and would be nice to have it solved, helps in moderation.
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  13. Anonymous Member

    eat salad every day - it will do the trick
  14. BUmpty bump. It's difficult to volunteer in NMA when your alerts don't say there has been any activity
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  15. Demented LRH Member

    Sometimes I have a problem with logging in.
  16. Triumph Member

    Mods Can Fix the Irregularity
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  17. Ann O'Nymous Member

    My 2 cents:
    - Use the "Watch thread" button in a thread you want to follow (it is automatic if you post); then follow these threads using the "Watched threads" menu.
    - Limit your alerts to replies to your posts (in the Settings); the number of alerts will drop and you will know when Herro decided to be a pain in the neck.
    - Use the "What's new" menu for recents posts.

    TL;DR Far from perfect but that is how I handle it.
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  18. Anonymous Member

    and with posting
  19. Anonymous Member

    O hai gais. Didn't think it was necessary to create a whole new thread but every now and again I'm finding that I'm getting alerts for messages anything up to 30 mins after I actually recieve the message. People I PM are also complaining about this. Ideas?
  20. Anonymous Member

    My guess is that we should blame Scientology & L. Ron Hubbard.
  21. It appears to be a global condition that the XF software is in at the present time.

    It is my understanding that Da5id is away, and can't tweak the code to better performance at the present time. Patience is recommended until that happens. :)
  22. Anonymous Member

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