Is there a way to block entire forums from appearing?

Discussion in 'Community Help Center' started by N0PIX, Nov 30, 2016.

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  1. N0PIX

    N0PIX XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    Like, lets say I have a hard time resisting the special snowflakes in Just Talking - political sesspool

    Can I stop those posts from showing in my feed or do I have to use force of will to not respond to the trolls?
  2. KV6O

    KV6O Ham Member QRZ Page

    Same question here. Makes the "New Posts" function almost unusable.

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  3. N0TZU

    N0TZU Platinum Subscriber Platinum Subscriber QRZ Page

    I submitted a service request for this a week or two ago. I was told it would be considered.
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  4. N0PIX

    N0PIX XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    Awesome, hopefully they'll move it up the pipe since multiple people would benefit. ;)
  5. W4KJG

    W4KJG Subscriber QRZ Page

    Why not just click on the offender's avatar or call sign to bring up access to their information? You can click on IGNORE and their posts won't show up anymore.
  6. K3XR

    K3XR Ham Member QRZ Page

    Guess I am missing something here....if I click on "new posts" followed by "recent posts" and when looking down the list of threads if none appeal to me I just avoid them why click on something you would not be interested in reading it would be like clicking on a TV channel you were not interested in watching???
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  7. W7UUU

    W7UUU Super Moderator Lifetime Member 133 Administrator Volunteer Moderator Platinum Subscriber Life Member QRZ Page

    "Spin the dial"

    Don't like the subject? Don't open the thread.

    Geez - talk about "snowflakes"

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  8. WA7PRC

    WA7PRC Ham Member QRZ Page

    I was told it wasn't possible.
    The OP isn't talking about opening a thread. It's about search results showing threads from forums in which he has zero interest. I would add that, aside from NOT seeing search results from the "Just Talking - Põlitics [Sewer]", I'd like to select other forums to NOT clutter my search results. At least, us PAYING members ought to be able to do that.
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  9. WA7PRC

    WA7PRC Ham Member QRZ Page

    The trouble is, pages and pages of search results show up from forums in which the OP (and apparently MANY others) doesn't want to see. Why should a paying member have to see those? And, it's far from just the Just Talking - Põlitics [Sewer] threads. As a paying member, I should be able to select as many or as few forums to search as only I choose. IMO, it should be just another user preference that can be set. Using your comparison, my TV can be programmed to skip channels in which I have no interest; QRZ Forums should allow the user to set similar preferences.
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  10. W7UUU

    W7UUU Super Moderator Lifetime Member 133 Administrator Volunteer Moderator Platinum Subscriber Life Member QRZ Page

    Good points Bryan


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