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There are major limitations with vbulletin that prevent making a responsive site easily. I won't be tackling that.

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There are major limitations with vbulletin that prevent making a responsive site easily. I won't be tackling that.

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Ok, good to know.

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I have never received a newsletter. How do you get it?

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@ron99, one was sent out. If you changed your options you should have received it. Can you let me know if word wrap is working 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?
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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Sorry for last 5 minutes of downtime. A new mod that was supposed to fix an existing problem caused it and I have now uninstalled 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
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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@ron99, one was sent out. If you changed your options you should have received it. Can you let me know if word wrap is working on it?

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Sorry. I checked the box but didn't realize I had to scroll to the bottom to save changes. I have done that now.

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Sorry. I checked the box but didn't realize I had to scroll to the bottom to save changes. I have done that now.

Another one will be sent out on Sunday.

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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Site was up/down for about 35 minutes today due to a failed hard drive replacement that went badly. I was trying to juggle a live webinar with FT71 while also talking to data center which caused delays.

Everything is back now.

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,

if I understand right you can edit a post up to 24 hours (unless of course you're the thread starter). would it be possible to extend that for uploading an indicator?

it's really embarrassing, but I managed again to upload an indicator with a bug. it's in this post:

https://futures.io/elite-circle/12682-volume-alert-indicator-10.html#post334785

I posted a corrected version in a later post. I really hate to bother you and ask to delete that indicator. very sorry about that. just wish I could do that by myself.

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@Big Mike,

if I understand right you can edit a post up to 24 hours (unless of course you're the thread starter). would it be possible to extend that for uploading an indicator?

it's really embarrassing, but I managed again to upload an indicator with a bug. it's in this post:

https://futures.io/elite-circle/12682-volume-alert-indicator-10.html#post334785

I posted a corrected version in a later post. I really hate to bother you and ask to delete that indicator. very sorry about that. just wish I could do that by myself.

I removed it.

24 hours is the max allowed except for post #1 in a thread. Generally I would say do not worry about removing an indicator from a thread unless there is a massive problem with it, instead just post a new version.

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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