March 13th 2017

When I established the forums in 2005 it was to offer a more richer web experience and greater functionality than the platform where we started this social adventure in 2003, Yahoo Groups. The forums were once a busy hive of activity and provided locals and visitors with a wealth of information just like the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook today.

It was a time where we didn't have the many social media platforms we have today, and it was a different time in terms of mobility and technology. There was no instant access to information, no Google Maps and a very limited base map on your GPSr. Mobile connectivity for me was a 9600bps Infrared connection from a Nokia to a laptop and in later times to a PDA using WAP.

As we moved into the social media era so did our forums users. Geocaching Ireland moved there too, and we have a thriving community on the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook. As a result, forum activity isn't what it used to be and I have taken the decision to disable new registrations to the forums and to make the forums read only so any information there can still be accessed.

The discussion hasn't ended, it has just moved. Join us on the Facebook Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group .

Donnacha

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Post by dino » Sun Mar 04, 2012 8:19 pm

Any chance this could be added across all the forums? Looks like it's missing from at least some of them. I'm sure it used to be there before?
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And some guy'd laugh and I'd bust his head,
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Post by donnacha » Wed Mar 07, 2012 10:07 pm

It was there on the older version alright, but not on the current one. It can be added, but I am not sure when I will have the time to do it.
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Post by donnacha » Thu Mar 08, 2012 9:28 am

Ok enabled now.
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Post by dino » Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:08 pm

Using it to say thank you :)
Some gal would giggle and I'd get red
And some guy'd laugh and I'd bust his head,
I tell ya, life ain't easy for a boy named "Sue."

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Post by MunsterFan » Sat Apr 07, 2012 8:41 am

Can you set the Quick Reply script to auto setfocus() on the reply box... Really irritating to notice half way through a reply it isn't
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Post by spy caleb » Thu May 10, 2012 8:39 am

Need to contact Donnacha on that one!!!!!!
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