what does this mean

Discussion in 'Website Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by thatoneguy, Aug 1, 2011.

  1. thatoneguy

    thatoneguy Songster

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    some threads have a "lock" by them and the subject is black instead of blue, wat does it mean?
     
  2. Vtchicks

    Vtchicks In the Brooder

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    These are instruction or information posts. Like info on the best way to post pictures for telling the sex of a chick, or explaining the rules of a section.
     
  3. bella1210

    bella1210 Songster

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    Quote:this means that they had something bad on them or they reported it so it would close
     
  4. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

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    That means the thread is locked. Nobody can add another post to that thread.

    Either someone violated the rules of good behavior on this forum so the thread is locked to keep anyone from adding to it. Or the thread is a sticky, which means it is considered valuable for the information contained in it and the moderators don't want anyone cluttering it up with more stuff. The lock could be good or bad.
     

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