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JohnnyBoy
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2007 2:58 pm    Post subject: Highlighting new PMs Reply with quote

Hello there,

I've had a few occasions where I've been browsing the forums and it has taken ages to notice the "You have 1 new message" text at the top of the screen. I think this might be because it's the same colour as the "You have no new messages" text.

Is it possible to draw attention to the notification of new messages by printing it in a striking colour?

Thanks a lot,
John H.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2007 3:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

In your profile you can select to have it pop up a message or e-mail you to notify you.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 2:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

You're right Cypher but when I checked, I already had both of those options switched to "Yes". But I still sometimes fail to notice new messages. Maybe it's me, maybe I'm just not switched on sometimes!
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