when did DELETE go away??

Discussion in 'Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by mdbucks, Oct 7, 2007.

  1. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

    Jul 14, 2007
    EXIT 109 on 95
    when did DELETE go away?? [​IMG]
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    It went away because too many people were deleting their posts, throwing entire threads into a "no-make-sense-no-more" black hole.
  3. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    A little bit more clarification:

    After a lot of discussion the BYC Staff decided to remove the ability for members to delete posts. We've received complaints from members that there has been a lot of confusion resulting from posts being deleted and the flow of a topic ends up all crazy.

    We know this may cause some inconveniences, but we believe the pros outweigh any potential cons. If we end up being wrong then we may change this back.
  4. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    man i liked the delete button.
  5. cheeptrick

    cheeptrick Songster

    May 1, 2007
    New Hampshire
    [​IMG] ME too lacy...sometimes you say something or realize you've posted information that is dangerous. I'll just use my EDIT button more often now!
  6. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    I Agree......Bring back delete.........Thats why i had to edit my post one day and left nothing but a period....and we all how badly that went [​IMG]

    I think this will make it very difficult to post now [​IMG]
  7. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    Quote:lol lurky I would use a comma this time. lol [​IMG]
  8. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    Oh well.....guess i wont make it to my 1000 post [​IMG]
  9. Oh c'mon Lurky you have to make it to your 1000 post!!!!
    You might get a suprise!
    Ive never used my delete, but I sure use the edit!!! yes sometimes, especially late at night or before the morning shower, we say strange things, but we can always mend our foot in mouth ways.
    Have you had your morning coffee yet????
  10. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2007

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