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Since I have plenty of futures.io (formerly BMT) pages saved as favorites I have really only one question - will the old links still work in futures.io (formerly BMT) 5.0 (at least as redirection)?

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+1 from Koepisch. Keep the layout simple to utilize the full screen (nothing to the left + nothing to the right). The colors are a trademark of futures.io (formerly BMT), so think about that if you want to switch them. Good luck and less trouble during the transition.

Have no fear. I hate fixed width sites, I will not be doing that. What we have now is called a fluid width or dynamic width site, which is what it will always be.

Colors will remain. General idea is to freshen it up, make it more modern. Less bubbles and round edges, more business.

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Since I have plenty of futures.io (formerly BMT) pages saved as favorites I have really only one question - will the old links still work in futures.io (formerly BMT) 5.0 (at least as redirection)?

Yes, all old URL's will correctly redirect. This includes threads, posts, downloads, webinars.

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.
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BigMike,

thanks for the detailed information. I realize that this will be a huge work amount for you, but in the end it will be an even better futures.io (formerly BMT) experience for all of us. Also allowing Bitcoins as payment is great for all being left out by Paypal.

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ABCTG

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been following IPB for many many years and i have to say it really is a nice board.. 4.0 should also be amazing.. this is going to be a good change. did you ever give any thought to allowing devs and what not to have donate buttons by their names?

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been following IPB for many many years and i have to say it really is a nice board.. 4.0 should also be amazing.. this is going to be a good change. did you ever give any thought to allowing devs and what not to have donate buttons by their names?

It was previously discussed and decided to not be a good idea.

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BigMike,

thanks for the detailed information. I realize that this will be a huge work amount for you, but in the end it will be an even better futures.io (formerly BMT) experience for all of us. Also allowing Bitcoins as payment is great for all being left out by Paypal.

Thanks,
ABCTG


Mike was born for this type of "work" .... I think it is absolutely second nature for him to tweak software / hardware.
That is why this is the best trading forum on the planet.


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Sounds good BM, as one of the guys who doesn't like change generally I appreciate how you have laid out your plan to phase it in slowly. That said, it does sound much more user friendly with more features and so forth.




P.S. Make sure you retain the chatbox !


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Sounds good BM, as one of the guys who doesn't like change generally I appreciate how you have laid out your plan to phase it in slowly. That said, it does sound much more user friendly with more features and so forth.




P.S. Make sure you retain the chatbox !

i dunno if he is going to use it, but they have a much better chat app for IPB..

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There will be a live chatbox.

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