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Strange topic changes
Member #2,902
November 2002

I noticed this morning, a lot of posts in some topics disapeared when logging in ...
There where 7 pages of posts in the "This place just doesn't die" thread before logging in and only 4 afrer I logged in

Maybe some bug ?

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Specter Phoenix
Member #1,425
July 2001

No, likely you have the number of posts per page set differently than the default setting. I have mine set so that I have no pages, every post is on one massively long page. I believe the default is 10 posts per page, but you can change it to 10, 25, 35, 50, 75, 100, or unlimited (which is what mine is set to).

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Gideon Weems
Member #3,925
October 2003


There is a secret moderator among us.

Member #11,410
October 2009

{"name":"610982","src":"\/\/\/image\/cache\/c\/a\/ca75a931e16fba068bc7d62e8655ebf9.png","w":2522,"h":849,"tn":"\/\/\/image\/cache\/c\/a\/ca75a931e16fba068bc7d62e8655ebf9"}610982 ???

Arthur Kalliokoski
Second in Command
February 2005

@jmasterx: As Specter pointed out above, you can set how many posts per page in the control center, and apparently your personal setting is different from the default setting for anonymous visitors, so you can see more posts per page resulting in fewer pages, although the total amount of posts is the same.

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― Robert A. Heinlein

Member #11,410
October 2009

I know I was just teasing :P

I intentionally set those settings years ago.

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