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  #911 (permalink)
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OK, I've added a "Reply to Post" option in the thread subscription emails. Let me know how it works.

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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  #912 (permalink)
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I've changed the Private Message email notifications to give the option to go directly to the PM and reply.

So much for not making changes prior to futures.io (formerly BMT) 5.0, lol. But I had some email related stuff today to do...

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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have you played around on the IPB test site yet? i was in there poking around. its looking really nice.

dont believe anything you hear and only half of what you see

¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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have you played around on the IPB test site yet? i was in there poking around. its looking really nice.

Yes I have. All I can think about is how much work it is going to be to get things the way I want it. We have a very long road ahead, but I am anxious to move away from vBulletin.

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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  #915 (permalink)
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Yes I have. All I can think about is how much work it is going to be to get things the way I want it. We have a very long road ahead, but I am anxious to move away from vBulletin.

Mike

ya i cant even imagine how thats going to go. maybe it might be better and easier this go around. also, being a client of theirs, they help with the conversion process for the non custom stuffs dont they?

dont believe anything you hear and only half of what you see

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ya i cant even imagine how thats going to go. maybe it might be better and easier this go around. also, being a client of theirs, they help with the conversion process for the non custom stuffs dont they?

I am not overly concerned with the actual "conversion" (database). I am more concerned with all the customization needed to retain a lot of futures.io (formerly BMT) features. And then I also am not crazy about the out of box experience, and will need to do a lot of heavy modification to a) make it something I like, and b) make it similar to the current futures.io (formerly BMT) style.

It will be an enormous project involving who knows how many developers and graphics design contractors, but I think in the end it will take us where we need to be for the next 5 years or more.

Please post follow-ups in the futures.io (formerly BMT) 5.0 thread.

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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OK, I've added a "Reply to Post" option in the thread subscription emails. Let me know how it works.

Mike

Test of "Reply to Post" option.

Let's see if it goes up OK.

Bob.

Edit: that worked.

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Has anyone noticed any change in behavior for the deliverability of futures.io (formerly BMT) emails? For instance, they used to show up as spam, now they don't -- or vice versa. Or you started getting a certain type of email that you weren't previously receiving at all (like thread updates).

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.

Reply With Quote
 
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Big Mike View Post
Has anyone noticed any change in behavior for the deliverability of futures.io (formerly BMT) emails? For instance, they used to show up as spam, now they don't -- or vice versa. Or you started getting a certain type of email that you weren't previously receiving at all (like thread updates).

Mike

Yep, I just receive your announcement on the Lawsuit AMP vs futures.io (formerly BMT) which showed up in my spam folder...

I just made the necessary correction in my Email software, so everything should be fine again.

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Yep, I just receive your announcement on the Lawsuit AMP vs futures.io (formerly BMT) which showed up in my spam folder...

I just made the necessary correction in my Email software, so everything should be fine again.

OK good to know. What email provider do you use? Are you using their web interface, or an actual app (Windows)? Was it marked as spam online on their interface, or by your third party software?

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.

Reply With Quote

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