posted on Jan, 29 2011 @ 04:36 PM
reply to post by crazydaisy
Ask and ye shall receive!
From my own perilous ATS history I can give you some advice that I have learned about the hard way!
1) When moving from the "title" field to the "main body" field, while in the thread creation pages, it seems to feel intuitive to push the
"enter" key twice, as a means of tabbing through. Unfortunately this not only does NOT tab you from field to field, as intuition suggests... it
actually will post TWO copies of a blank thread.
Did this mistake so many times I found myself assuring mods, and myself that I had a browner problem! The fourth or fifth time I realized what I was
doing and went "Oh, yeah. It's not my browser. It's me."
2) Also, if you go to post and the page freezes or loads extremely slow, it is tempting to reload, refresh, or push enter again... All of these will
cause multiple posts to hit the thread. Even if the progress bar, in your browser, shows *zero* progress towards loading, in reality, the post has
I hope this helps! But feel free to U2U me if you keep having problems and I will do all I can to get you in touch with the folks with the proper mojo