Every time I post on a thread it seems to be added to my Watch list

(34 Posts)
NoahVale Wed 05-Aug-15 08:16:34

How did this happen, Oh I see a watch this thread ticker, have unticked that.

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:17:43

Same here, very unsettling. Unticking the ticker hasn't worked for me though sad

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:22:27

Ah there's a sticky Noah, in Active smile

NoahVale Wed 05-Aug-15 08:24:05

Oh I cant see it.

pinkfrocks Wed 05-Aug-15 08:24:41

Yes and it's very annoying as now my email inbox is full of alerts that someone else has posted on the threads I've 'watched'.

NoahVale Wed 05-Aug-15 08:25:44

oh God Pinkfrocks, that is not good

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:26:13

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

WhirlpoolGalaxyM51 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:28:46

Yes me too. Since yesterday.

Crosbybeach Wed 05-Aug-15 08:29:39

But... If you change on customise you lose the option to mark your and OPs posts in different colours, if you tick 'don't watch' on the thread then I think you keep the custom colours. I've had an insomniac night and been looking at this!

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:30:57

Just found that out Crosby & trying to change it back! smile

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:31:37

I can't get my colours back on sad

Crosbybeach Wed 05-Aug-15 08:32:11

I couldn't change it back. It's a pain!

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:33:23

And on my 'I'm On' page there are loads of posts showing for each thread instead of the 5 or so there was before!!

WhirlpoolGalaxyM51 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:37:27

I've unticked it and now my posts aren't a different colour any more!

arrrrrrrrrrrrgggggggggggggghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

FanOfHermione Wed 05-Aug-15 08:38:06

Me too.
And now that I've played with removing the 'put in watch' thingy, the colours ahve come back but different.

I do know though that I have the email notifications unchecked and that seems to be OK.

WhirlpoolGalaxyM51 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:39:50

where do I change the colours back? I can't find the options any more........

Dear god this is AWFUL

(mild over-reaction)

FanOfHermione Wed 05-Aug-15 08:41:55

Youre right whirlpool I canbt get them back either sad

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:42:19

I'm on the main thread in Site Stuff, tis stickied & it appears that there is no way of getting your colours back at the moment. Lots of posters unhappy. MNHQ said that they have a clear out of customise options & it looks as though the colours have gone sad

MixedBerrys Wed 05-Aug-15 08:42:50

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WhirlpoolGalaxyM51 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:44:40

Your warning has come too late for me, Mixed Berries.

<sobs>

I don't know who I am any more!!!!!!!!!!

I wasn't expecting to be sent into a severe existential crisis by MN this morning sad

MixedBerrys Wed 05-Aug-15 08:45:52

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WhirlpoolGalaxyM51 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:46:52

I just put my options to watch back on and no colours back.

And I think it has dropped me down to 20 posts a page without me telling it too.

This is the worst thing to happen to me since I dropped my ice-cream on the pavement on holiday in Guernsey when I was 6 <wails>

BYOSnowman Wed 05-Aug-15 08:47:08

Why the hell do mn think anyone wants to automatically watch every thread they click into?

midnightvelvetPart2 Wed 05-Aug-15 08:53:02

Just reported my post where I say you can turn it off, as people will turn it off without realising they are losing colours. I'm misleading people.

WhirlpoolGalaxyM51 Wed 05-Aug-15 09:02:56

This is really shit.

Now my posts are the same colour as everybody elses, I keep reading them by accident, and they are really fucking boring sad

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