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Old 02-20-2011, 09:30 AM   #1
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Classifieds "mail system"???

I just found a message to me over in the classifieds that has been sitting there since July. Do members know that a message posted there DOES NOT show up in their mail on the Forums?

I'm not talking about a message that is connected to a listing. Nooooooo. There seems to be a separate mail system in the classifieds that's not connected to the Forums mail.

Sorta dumb, IMHO. I think this "feature" ought to be killed, or limited only to messages that are sent to a seller with a listing. Otherwise, members may leave messages that are never seen.

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Old 02-20-2011, 09:38 AM   #2
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I agree with the dog.
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Old 02-20-2011, 10:30 AM   #3
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Yeah, doesn't sound too useful. Zep, where do you find a link to this mail system? I don't necessarily see a link on the - Airstream Trailer Classifieds - Airstreams Trailers For Sale page. But then you can hide a box of corn flakes on me if you put it at the front of any shelf in the pantry.
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Old 02-20-2011, 11:06 AM   #4
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This is what I saw when I signed in today--that "[1 Message]" icon in the navigation bar. I have no idea where the link is to send a message. This might be a holdover from when I had a listing for my Caravel, something I didn't notice at the time. If that's the case, I'd say I'm disappointed that the for sale listings don't notify a seller other than on the classified page. As you can see, I remain clueless and confused. It is a happy place, never-the-less.

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Old 02-20-2011, 11:09 AM   #5
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Ssshhhhh. It's suposed to be a secret

Yeah, this dog found out about the messages late too. I recently responded to a message that had been sitting in my classified "mailbox" for several months.

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Thanks for posting about this. The messaging function was inadvertently enabled during an upgrade not too long ago and has now been disabled.
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