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Old 10-20-2007, 10:04 AM   #11 (permalink)
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O, and what is the difference between a moderator and a super moderator?
Supers get to wear a cooler costume... we get to wear a cape.

Basically, a super has jurisdiction over all the forums instead of just certain ones. We also have a few extra options here and there.
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Old 10-20-2007, 06:07 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Default Re: Delete post button

dats kool. but yeah, a delete button would be uber nice.
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Old 10-20-2007, 06:24 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Default Re: Delete post button

There will not be a delete button. And you can only edit your own posts for a certain amount of time. There's too many problems that can happen if one could delete their own threads/posts: like deleting the other posts in the thread, or making replies not make sense.

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If you need something deleted, PM a mod for it.
As Trotter said, a Mod can delete it if it doesn't affect other posts (and it's usually soft-deleted anyway).

A soft-delete makes the post or thread not available to the public, but it's still in the database.

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I know. But on other forums, there is a delete button.
I can say the same thing about other forums. There are other forums that don't have them, too.

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Old 10-20-2007, 06:41 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Dave one question i would like to ask:

Why when you delete the post it dosn't effect a quote from that post?
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