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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#11 Postby DBeckett » Sun Jan 22, 2012 3:57 pm

richb wrote:Sorry it is an addon. Mea culpa. I use ReloadEvery addon.

Ah. I see that has been replaced by Reload Plus. Its notes refer to ReloadEvery as "aging."

I loaded Reload Plus, but it doesn't have the option we're talking about.

Oh well.
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#12 Postby richb » Sun Jan 22, 2012 4:00 pm

DBeckett wrote:
richb wrote:Sorry it is an addon. Mea culpa. I use ReloadEvery addon.

Ah. I see that has been replaced by Reload Plus. Its notes refer to ReloadEvery as "aging."

I loaded Reload Plus, but it doesn't have the option we're talking about.

Oh well.

ReloadEvery still works quite well. I still have it from a previous incarnation and it works in FF 12.
I am aging and work quite well. :happy:
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#13 Postby DBeckett » Sun Jan 22, 2012 4:19 pm

richb wrote:ReloadEvery still works quite well. I still have it from a previous incarnation and it works in FF 12.
I am aging and work quite well. :happy:

I'll take your word for that. :smile:

I figured it out. I was using Nightly, where ReloadEvery is unavailable. I switched to 9.01, and there it was. I loaded it and then went back to Nightly, where it seems to work fine.

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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#14 Postby richb » Sun Jan 22, 2012 5:17 pm

Good. One thing I do not like about it. It follows the tab. So if you reply to a post and it opens in the same tab it will reload at the interval you set. If you have written some of the post but not finished and it kicks in you lose what you have written. Solution is to open the editor in a new tab.
Google Chrome handles it better with the auto-reload add on. It follows the webpage, so you do not run into that frustrating wipe out.
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#15 Postby DBeckett » Sun Jan 22, 2012 5:31 pm

Thanks for the warning.
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#16 Postby lucky9 » Sun Jan 22, 2012 5:49 pm

The non-addon Firefox has a Reload choice with a right-click. I have no addons that would cause that. Opera has the option (to reload every....) as a default.
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#17 Postby richb » Sun Jan 22, 2012 6:23 pm

lucky9 wrote:The non-addon Firefox has a Reload choice with a right-click. I have no addons that would cause that. Opera has the option (to reload every....) as a default.

That is just a manual reload in FF, and is in the default.

BTW: "Reload Every" does work in Nightly. It just "showed up" when i installed Nightly as I use the same profile as 9.01.
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#18 Postby Gaer Boy » Sun Jan 22, 2012 6:26 pm

richb wrote:
lucky9 wrote:The non-addon Firefox has a Reload choice with a right-click. I have no addons that would cause that. Opera has the option (to reload every....) as a default.

That is just a manual reload in FF, and is in the default.
And it's easier to hit F5.

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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#19 Postby richb » Sun Jan 22, 2012 6:28 pm

Gaer Boy wrote:
richb wrote:
lucky9 wrote:The non-addon Firefox has a Reload choice with a right-click. I have no addons that would cause that. Opera has the option (to reload every....) as a default.

That is just a manual reload in FF, and is in the default.
And it's easier to hit F5.

Not easier than it doing it automatically.
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Re: Does the forum index page update automatic ?

#20 Postby lucky9 » Mon Jan 23, 2012 2:15 am

As I said, there is a Reload choice in the right-click menu in FF. I'd have said a 'Reload every...' if that was there.
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