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It looks like my vote is not being registered: I selected Threadloom "beta" search but the results show 0 votes for that.

I tried several times to no avail.


Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).

This has been fixed, it was due to the quotation marks. Will investigate further but for now quick fix was removing the "quotes".

Mike

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Need help?
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2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
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I've made an improvement in the popup display for events, so that the database now stores whether or not the popup was shown -- not just a cookie.

This should prevent the following scenario:
- User logs in to computer 1/browser 1, is shown the popup.
- User logs in to computer 2/browser 2 (ie: phone/tablet), again shown the popup.

The popup should simply be shown one time per logged-in user.

This will need some testing/verification, but I believe it is working as intended and will keep an eye on it.

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
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2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
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I've made an improvement in the popup display for events, so that the database now stores whether or not the popup was shown -- not just a cookie.

This should prevent the following scenario:
- User logs in to computer 1/browser 1, is shown the popup.
- User logs in to computer 2/browser 2 (ie: phone/tablet), again shown the popup.

The popup should simply be shown one time per logged-in user.

This will need some testing/verification, but I believe it is working as intended and will keep an eye on it.

Mike

So far seems to be working, before every time I closed my browser and reopened it I would see the pop-up but now I don't

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I've fixed a couple more edge case scenarios when it came to user markup (Elite Member/Market Wizard) being displayed in posts.

Please continue to report any issues with your username markup not being correct (for example, username background yellow=Elite, but tile says Market Wizard -- or vice versa).

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
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2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
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Thanks to @xplorer for reporting, I've fixed an issue where a handful of banned users who were also Elite Members were not being displayed as banned (in black) in post username markup.

Please continue to report issues.

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

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So far seems to be working, before every time I closed my browser and reopened it I would see the pop-up but now I don't

That's because you're a bad boy deleting cookies on every session...

Regardless, glad to hear a report of it working.

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

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A long time ago I promised to start moving the old flash based (yuck!) webinars to HTML5 format.

For now, this post:
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/47568-millionaire-10-weeks-conver...system-4.html#post727905

Prompted me to at the very least begin with that webinar. It's on YouTube, until we get our more permanent new webinar framework in place here on the site.

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

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A long time ago I promised to start moving the old flash based (yuck!) webinars to HTML5 format.

For now, this post:
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/47568-millionaire-10-weeks-conver...system-4.html#post727905

Prompted me to at the very least begin with that webinar. It's on YouTube, until we get our more permanent new webinar framework in place here on the site.

Mike

Thanks, that helps me since I like to watch webinars offline and the flash ones were very difficult to do. (not impossible)

However, the guy in that thread seems to have a chip on his shoulder and is not very receptive to comments that don't reflect his own ideas. (Maybe it is from previous experiences on other forums.)

I was going to comment on his thread but decided to just listen and not stir the pot. Your ability to moderate is much appreciated.

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Thanks, that helps me since I like to watch webinars offline and the flash ones were very difficult to do. (not impossible)

However, the guy in that thread seems to have a chip on his shoulder and is not very receptive to comments that don't reflect his own ideas. (Maybe it is from previous experiences on other forums.)

I was going to comment on his thread but decided to just listen and not stir the pot. Your ability to moderate is much appreciated.

It's definitely towards the top of my list, just an unbelievably long list

WRT posting in that guys thread --- I say go for it @DavidHP, you are a positive force in this community and we all have good intentions here, some of us maybe have more or less time to try to hand-hold others --- and if you happen to have the time to try and sit down and help this guy, then you (or anyone) should absolutely do it.


Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
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