Author Topic: Where are the signatures?  (Read 956 times)

VividPixels

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Where are the signatures?
« on: September 11, 2018, 10:04:52 AM »
Hi! In https://forum.mrmoneymustache.com/ask-a-mustachian/you-don't-have-to-hustle-do-you/msg2131265/#msg2131265, one user suggested that the reader look at the content in kpd905's signature. I thought the signature would be at the bottom of that user's posts, but I don't see it. Where are they? I know there's a setting to hide signatures but I don't have it enabled.

Thanks!

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2018, 10:11:56 AM »
So if you view this page https://forum.mrmoneymustache.com/ask-a-mustachian/you-don't-have-to-hustle-do-you/msg2131055/#msg2131055 do you see just one line next to kpd905?

I see their one line post, a thin line, and then four lines that are the signature.

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2018, 10:20:26 AM »
I took a screenshot of what I see: https://screenshots.firefox.com/chRrYyxGcCtZzaUI/forum.mrmoneymustache.com

It's the same logged in or out.



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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2018, 11:20:42 AM »
There’s a thread right above/below yours (in this moment) that mentions a poster with fewer than 100 posts cannot view or make signatures now. (Spam prevention = inability to make; inability to view was a side effect, I guess.) There, Solon also mentioned there’s a setting for anyone to voluntarily not have sigs visible.

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2018, 11:28:00 AM »
I thought it was something like that too, but didn't know how best to ask. Thanks.

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2018, 11:30:58 AM »
There’s a thread right above/below yours (in this moment) that mentions a poster with fewer than 100 posts cannot view or make signatures now. (Spam prevention = inability to make; inability to view was a side effect, I guess.) There, Solon also mentioned there’s a setting for anyone to voluntarily not have sigs visible.

I'm so close to being able to see signatures :)

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #6 on: September 11, 2018, 11:33:16 AM »
I thought it was something like that too, but didn't know how best to ask. Thanks.

You’re welcome, VividPixels. And creating a thread was precisely the best way to ask it, yep!

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #7 on: September 11, 2018, 11:58:43 AM »
How to I turn on signatures if I have over 100 posts? I still can't see them...

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #8 on: September 11, 2018, 12:17:10 PM »
How to I turn on signatures if I have over 100 posts? I still can't see them...

@arebelspy    (abhe8, I'm batsignalling one of the mods, in case they're around and can answer.)

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #9 on: September 11, 2018, 12:25:00 PM »
In your porfile settings under look and layout, there is a box "Don't show users' signatures." Make sure it is unchecked.
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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #10 on: September 21, 2018, 07:20:45 PM »
How to I turn on signatures if I have over 100 posts? I still can't see them...

I'm pretty sure the 100 post thing is about not being able to post your own signature, not hiding other people's signatures. It's a spam prevention thing.

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #11 on: September 23, 2018, 08:54:12 PM »
There’s a thread right above/below yours (in this moment) that mentions a poster with fewer than 100 posts cannot view or make signatures now. (Spam prevention = inability to make; inability to view was a side effect, I guess.) There, Solon also mentioned there’s a setting for anyone to voluntarily not have sigs visible.

Thanks, I was wondering this myself.

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Re: Where are the signatures?
« Reply #12 on: September 23, 2018, 10:41:52 PM »
^ It's uncertain, though. A moderator was under the impression the '100' thing prevented the viewing of other's sigs, but someone with <100 said they could see those. So, as far as I know this is an unknown for now. It may be an admin setting -of what values, we're not sure of yet- and it can also be a user setting (checking or unchecking visibility).