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  #291 (permalink)
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Regular users can now see deletion notices.

An example of a deletion notice:

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


I decided to enable this simply because of the confusion that is sometimes caused by a post that is removed. 99% of post removals are pure spam. Remaining post removals are almost always removed by the user themselves, not the moderators. But on occasion, a post is removed by a moderator for being rude. The above is an example of that.

Now you can't view the post content of a deleted post, but you can now at least see that a post used to be there.

Mike

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

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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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  #292 (permalink)
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Posts: 46,006 since Jun 2009
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Added a new smiley, useful when someone needs encouragement to post a chart



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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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Added a new smiley, useful when someone needs encouragement to post a chart



Mike


I should have seen this coming....I know how you love charts......

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  #294 (permalink)
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Tapatalk updated to latest release, please report any problems.

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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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  #295 (permalink)
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@NinjaTrader is now on the Elite Partner list and is offering a $100 discount on any new multi-broker lifetime license purchase to futures.io (formerly BMT) Elite Members.

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


https://futures.io/elite_partner.php

Thanks to Ray for this.

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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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Posts: 46,006 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 29,168 given, 82,166 received

New feature enhancement on the site tonight.

Now when uploading image attachments to the site, and then inserting the image into the body of a post using the IMG tag, you will no longer see the (duplicate) thumbnail of the image below the post in the attachment area of the post itself.

Old way:
1) Upload image to futures.io (formerly BMT) server.
2) Insert into body of post using IMG tag and the URL of the attachment.
3) IMG showed up in body of post.
4) IMG thumbnail also showed up below post in attachment area.

New way:
1) Upload image to futures.io (formerly BMT) server.
2) Insert into body of post using IMG tag and the URL of the attachment.
3) IMG shows up in body of post.

Please report any problems.

Thx,
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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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Big Mike View Post
New feature enhancement on the site tonight.

Now when uploading image attachments to the site, and then inserting the image into the body of a post using the IMG tag, you will no longer see the (duplicate) thumbnail of the image below the post in the attachment area of the post itself.

This seems like a great idea, I've often wondered about that. I have a related question and maybe it's because I just haven't put together the right combination of events, (so be gentle). How come on some posts that are not in the Elite Section but in the "open to the public" threads, there are statements/comments that I am required to register (in my case log in) to view the attachment/chart? As an example, several of your charts posted on the Euro 6E thread require this, but not all. Why is that?

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Cashish View Post
This seems like a great idea, I've often wondered about that. I have a related question and maybe it's because I just haven't put together the right combination of events, (so be gentle). How come on some posts that are not in the Elite Section but in the "open to the public" threads, there are statements/comments that I am required to register (in my case log in) to view the attachment/chart? As an example, several of your charts posted on the Euro 6E thread require this, but not all. Why is that?

You are probably describing what Guests see. Don't browse the forum as a guest. Images in post bodies are hidden to guests to incentivize them to register and login.

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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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Big Mike View Post
New feature enhancement on the site tonight.

Now when uploading image attachments to the site, and then inserting the image into the body of a post using the IMG tag, you will no longer see the (duplicate) thumbnail of the image below the post in the attachment area of the post itself.

New way:
1) Upload image to futures.io (formerly BMT) server.
2) Insert into body of post using IMG tag and the URL of the attachment.
3) IMG shows up in body of post.

So if I understand your reasoning, "incentivize them to register and login." With the "New way," all images in all threads will be hidden form everyone not loged in.

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Posts: 46,006 since Jun 2009
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Cashish View Post
So if I understand your reasoning, "incentivize them to register and login." With the "New way," all images in all threads will be hidden form everyone not loged in.

Yes, that has always been the intent, I don't think the change today alters that. Don't browse as a guest.

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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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