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HOW TO STOP THREADS/POSTS APPEARING MULTIPLE TIMES


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#1 Bibliophile

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Posted 16 August 2018 - 05:16 PM

Please note I am basing this on the desktop MPA and 'full version' on mobile - I have yet to experiment with Tapatalk etc. 

 

The main reason content is appearing multiple times is because users are clicking the post new topic/reply button more than once. This is usually as someone may think their content has not gone through - 99% of the time it has. 

 

Therefore, before you hit post thread multiple times (leaving forums untidy/a lot of merging to be done), please go and check in the forum first before you hit the button again. If you are concerned about losing the content in your thread/post then simply copy it so it's in your clipboard. You could even open the forum in a new tab to see if your content is there! 

 

I know this is frustrating, but there is nothing I can do about it - I don't think this is an easy fix for admin either. 


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#2 girl-with-the-most-cake

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 06:07 AM

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In my experience, there is a "cannot post your reply" or "error submitting your content" message popping up quite often. What you need to do is ignore it. In 99% of cases your topic / reply has been posted successfully but for some reason Tapatalk doesn't get it.


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#3 Amilea43086

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Posted 28 November 2018 - 09:01 AM

This just happened to me. Thanks for letting me know! I'll be sure to refresh the discussion page to see if it has posted. Sorry about any problems I may have caused.

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Posted 29 November 2018 - 05:01 AM

I think I may have just double posted. Anyway to delete a thread? Anyways, thanks for he heads up. (:
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Posted 23 December 2019 - 08:56 PM

Thanks!

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Posted 12 May 2020 - 05:25 AM

just did it...sorry


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