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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9020 on: August 26, 2020, 12:58:25 PM »
I say report it and see what happens. If the mods get annoyed because you're reporting too often, they'll probably just tell you
Workflowy. You won't know what you're missing until you try it.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9021 on: August 26, 2020, 02:35:46 PM »
I say report it and see what happens. If the mods get annoyed because you're reporting too often, they'll probably just tell you
Thanks or they'll kick me off the DDF  ;D

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9022 on: August 26, 2020, 03:06:41 PM »
You would get a warning first.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9023 on: August 26, 2020, 03:43:27 PM »
You would get a bunch of warnings first.

FTFY
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« Reply #9024 on: August 26, 2020, 03:51:16 PM »
Workflowy. You won't know what you're missing until you try it.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9025 on: August 26, 2020, 04:11:32 PM »
How do you know?

Seen it happen a few times in the last 6 months, and according to the powers-that-be it rarely gets that far.
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« Reply #9026 on: August 26, 2020, 04:18:22 PM »
Seen it happen a few times in the last 6 months, and according to the powers-that-be it rarely gets that far.
Interesting!
Workflowy. You won't know what you're missing until you try it.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9027 on: September 06, 2020, 12:00:29 PM »
I'm confused.
Is this DDF box run in HTML format/partial HTML- how do I format my reply's - do I use HTML or do I not....

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9028 on: September 07, 2020, 03:03:43 AM »
Can someone please advise how to bookmark a thread?
Thank you.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9029 on: September 08, 2020, 10:00:37 PM »
Recently I have this issue that a msg that was already read keeps coming up as unread every time I open DDF maybe @Suave can help?
If I delete that msg that next one shows up doing the same. and coming up as unread

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9030 on: September 11, 2020, 09:43:55 AM »
I'm confused.
Is this DDF box run in HTML format/partial HTML- how do I format my reply's - do I use HTML or do I not....
No it's called BBCode. What did you want to format?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9031 on: October 11, 2020, 07:47:36 AM »
Hi, I am a new member and I am looking to buy a Marriott free night certificate. After going through the topic wiki of the Marriott Certs Sale thread, I still have some questions in mind.

1. What does the sale process look like? Do I just need to tell the seller the date, hotel name I would like to book and then pay the money?
2. I think the reservation will be still under the buyer’s account. What if the buyer cancel the booking before I check in?

The questions I asked may sound cheap, hope you don’t mind. Any answer is appreciated!

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9032 on: October 29, 2020, 11:17:32 AM »
I bought something on newegg via PayPal on my freedom flex MC. Is it normal that the charge fell off after pending even though it's already in transit and arriving tomorrow?
Still looking for a good MS method :)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9033 on: October 29, 2020, 03:05:43 PM »
Any downside to paying school tuition on a credit card?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9034 on: October 29, 2020, 07:59:45 PM »
Any downside to paying school tuition on a credit card?
Processing fee?
Still looking for a good MS method :)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9035 on: October 29, 2020, 11:59:34 PM »
I bought something on newegg via PayPal on my freedom flex MC. Is it normal that the charge fell off after pending even though it's already in transit and arriving tomorrow?
Yes.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9036 on: October 30, 2020, 12:04:44 AM »
Any downside to paying school tuition on a credit card?
Been doing this for years. No fee obviously. Usually with VGC

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Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9037 on: October 30, 2020, 03:50:54 AM »
Been doing this for years. No fee obviously. Usually with VGC
Either you have obscenely cheap tuition or I feel really bad for that poor secretary. The DDF version of paying in pennies.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9038 on: October 30, 2020, 07:37:45 AM »
Either you have obscenely cheap tuition
Keep on dreaming.

But not half as bad as the mint at the bank.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9039 on: October 31, 2020, 10:47:46 PM »
sorry to interrupt here.
where can i ask a question regarding setting up a best buy business account and getting an error message online?