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by safari-admin
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:55 pm
Forum: ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Been away for a while, but back in service now
Replies: 0
Views: 78

Been away for a while, but back in service now

Greetings all, Over the last several months, many events have occurred that took my attention away from managing this forum. Now that I've been able to spend some time doing forum maintenance and various other back-end infrastructure updates, all systems should be normal now. Sadly, one of the event...
by safari-admin
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Updates for September 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 481

Updates for September 2020

Greetings, Just a few notes: 1. A new sub-forum named Pets is now part of General Discussions! Share yours! 2. A new update to phpBB is out, and we are tentatively scheduling mid-October to get it installed 3. Some new extensions to phpBB are on tap; details to follow, but also tentatively scheduled...
by safari-admin
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Helpful Hints
Topic: Files location
Replies: 4
Views: 1048

Re: Files location

To all members: The file uploads to YG were preserved, although I cannot say for sure that everything was successfully saved. We haven't yet found an Easy button for making them quickly available here, but if you know what it is you're looking for, drop me a PM and if it's available I'll forward to ...
by safari-admin
Sun May 17, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Stuff
Topic: New to this Forum and Like it Very Much!
Replies: 3
Views: 950

Re: New to this Forum and Like it Very Much!

Welcome aboard Don, and thanks for the kind words! I hope you'll find Safarifriends to be helpful, and Trekkers are always welcome. Heck, if enough Trekkers sign up, we might have to create a subforum dedicated to the Trek platform! :D This phpBB system is the successor to the former Safari Friends ...
by safari-admin
Sun May 03, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: System Upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 1079

Re: System Upgrade

System upgrade is complete. Advise moderators/admins if you experience unexpected behavior.

Thanks!
by safari-admin
Sun May 03, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: System Upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 1079

Re: System Upgrade

The system upgrade will commence at approximately 7PM Mountain Time today. Expected down time is 30 minutes or less. Please do not attempt to reply or post new content during this time, as we cannot guarantee successful submission.

Thanks!
by safari-admin
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: System Upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 1079

System Upgrade

Greetings, Upgrades to the phpBB platform that this forum runs on are available. The upgrades are expected to improve forum stability and performance, and possibly add some new capability as well. We will begin the process of upgrading in the next several days. As a forum member, you can expect the ...
by safari-admin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Stuff
Topic: Looking for Volunteer Moderators/Admins
Replies: 4
Views: 1287

Re: Looking for Volunteer Moderators/Admins

My original posting has been edited and John is now Duane -- the world is right again.

:D :D

Welcome to Duane and Billy, the admin/moderator team is now in place and this topic is closed. Thanks for checking in.

Safari-Admin
by safari-admin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Helpful Hints
Topic: Message Sort Order in Topics
Replies: 0
Views: 564

Message Sort Order in Topics

By default, posts in a topic are sorted in ascending order -- oldest to newest. If desired, you can change this to sort in descending order -- newest to oldest. To do this, navigate to your User Control Panel : UCP-1.png In User Control Panel, select the Board preferences tab at the top, followed by...
by safari-admin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Stuff
Topic: a pretty good, (MUCH BETTER), place
Replies: 3
Views: 993

Re: a pretty good, (MUCH BETTER), place

I'm sometimes not the sharpest tool in the shed. Once again, apologies to Duane.

:D :D