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  • THE Humble Texan
    Club Member
    • Oct 2017
    • 170

    color change intended???

    I don't know that this is a problem but it sure is different. This morning when I logged on EVERYTHING came up red. Before you announced the update finished most everything came up blue. I can handle the red but I like the blue better. And that is my HUMBLE opinion.
  • RonB
    Club Member
    • Apr 2016
    • 12554
    • Near Richmond VA
    • Weber Performer Deluxe
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    #2
    I don't care what the colors are, but I sure do wish that posts I have never clicked on were a different color 'cause I always click on them first.

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    • marshall
      Club Member
      • Jul 2017
      • 555

      #3
      im with RonB on posts ive never clicked being a different color from posts I already read,it a bit confusing for my pea size brain

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      • coupster
        Club Member
        • Jul 2016
        • 52
        • BlueRidge Mtns

        #4
        Please go back to blue. Red unleases my inner bull. Differentiating between read and unread would be nice too.

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        • Donw
          Club Member
          • Jul 2017
          • 2966

          #5
          All the red is making the post headers harder to read and difficult to follow the status of posts. I believe this was all discussed during a prior update when all red was introduced, and we reverted back to an easier to follow style back then after complaints.

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          • glitchy
            Club Member
            • Jul 2019
            • 553
            • Central IA
            • Weber Summit Charcoal Grill
              w/ Big Joetisserie, SnS LP, and Vortex
              Weber SmokeFire EX4
              Weber Q1000
              Fireboard 2 Drive
              Anova Precision Sous Vide

            #6
            I agree with the sentiment here that all of the red is way too much. It makes me edgy and irritated reading the site. It moves way past over the top when you 'cancel' something and the entire screen turns red. Kinda makes me feel like I'm about to nuke something and am being warned and questioned to see if I'm sure I truly want to destroy the world.

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            • Dick Anderson
              Club Member
              • Oct 2017
              • 84
              • Northern Sonoma County, California

              #7
              Kinda tough on colorblind guys

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              • Steve R.
                Club Member
                • Jul 2016
                • 2268
                • Elizabethtown, KY
                • Current line-up of cookers: Weber 26" kettle w/ SnS and BBQ Guru adapter; Weber Ranch Kettle w/ Guru adapter.

                #8
                I agree, it's really annoying.

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                • Nate
                  Former Member
                  • Apr 2015
                  • 3811
                  • Quarantined

                  #9
                  I appreciate the efforts in updating and cleaning up the pit... however... I will concur for the most part with the OP.... Having all red text makes everything jumble togetherplus it reminds me of all those homework assignments I got back from teachers... lol

                  Also I agree that a different color for unread threads, along with the bold and unbolded text would be a good idea.

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                  • Spinaker
                    Spinaker commented
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                    I hated that red ink!!!!! LOL
                • Huskee
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                  #10
                  Guys, you may have missed RayJ's post on this, But with the update it resorted back to a lot of vBulletin's defaults. Red is the default. We can have unread posts go back to Blue, and we can restore the like button on comments. RayJ is typically a night shifter so we've got to give him a little bit of time to get back in here and start retweaking some of our customizations. Currently though unread topics should be bold text, whereas topics you've already read that have no new posts should be regular text.

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                  • Nate
                    Nate commented
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                    thanks for the update Huskee!

                  • glitchy
                    glitchy commented
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                    Yes, thanks for the update! In the end it will be what it will be and be done when it's done.

                    I won't be losing any sleep over it...well at least as long as I don't read this site in glowing red right before I try to close my eyes anyway, lol.

                  • HouseHomey
                    HouseHomey commented
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                    Well jeeze. Thanks for taking away my ability to complain on that one. 0 for 1 I guess I am.

                    Love the new feel though.

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