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Back in business!

Whew! We're back.

I know some of us were going through some major withdrawals!

I have been on the other side of a site outage like this before, and it isn't pleasant or fun.

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Futures Experience: Beginner
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OK, time for a poll @BigMike Who was all of the sudden like "OMG, where is futures.io (formerly BMT)???? What am I supposed to do without futures.io (formerly BMT)??"

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Futures Experience: Beginner
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Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 2 since Dec 2011
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Can't talk right now...under 72hr watch.

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Futures Experience: Advanced
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Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
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Posts: 46,240 since Jun 2009
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I will post a full report after I restore all services. I've been traveling and was unable to repair things myself, and the data center couldn't fix it. Luckily @sam028 called me and I gave him my idea and he implemented it to get us back limping along.

Email is down, webinars down. Not sure what else right 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.

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The site may still be very slow as our second server is off-line still, and you may see broken images here and there.

Working on it now that I am back home.

Please report any other 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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Attachment uploading is down.

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I am updating our DNS so that the second server is removed from the round-robin rotation which should eliminate broken images and improve page loading speed. The change may take 2 hours to replicate world wide.

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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Attachment uploading is down.

I fixed it about five minutes ago I thought, please let me know an exact error if still occurring.

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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I fixed it about five minutes ago I thought, please let me know an exact error if still occurring.

Mike

All is good, just dumped my cache an it worked fine.

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Favorite Futures: Futures
 
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All is good, just dumped my cache an it worked fine.

confirmed, worked for me ....

Head up and keep your stick on the ice!
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