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Great idea over on pissed on heads.

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TiggyD Wed 12-Apr-17 21:25:40

Pistonheads.com have an automatic place marker!

You read a thread up to post 6, leave, then when you go back to it, just after post 6 is a bar that says "Last Visit"!

I want one!

Please!!

Please!!!

Pleeeeeeeeeeese!!!

AnthonyPandy Wed 12-Apr-17 21:26:28

PISSED ON HEADS???

Ha ha ha ha ha!!!!!!!!!

FruSkogKattOla Thu 13-Apr-17 07:20:20

Love your thread title, Tiggy grin

Don't you use the bookmark? Or is it just that you want a little marker that says 'Last Visit'?!!!

TanteRose Thu 13-Apr-17 07:24:40

that's actually not a bad idea...

LOVING "pissed on heads" grin

Sparklingbrook Thu 13-Apr-17 07:25:57

I use the Bookmark function

BeingATwatItsABingThing Thu 13-Apr-17 07:28:04

Omg! I've only just found the bookmark!!! shock

JeNeSuisPasVotreMiel Thu 13-Apr-17 07:30:52

Oops

lightcola Thu 13-Apr-17 07:36:58

Where's the bookmark function?

Datun Thu 13-Apr-17 07:53:03

lightcola

Click on the three dots in the bottom right hand corner of a post and an option to book mark comes up. Click that. When you refresh the page it automatically takes you to the book marked post.

TwatteryFlowers Thu 13-Apr-17 07:56:18

There is no option to bookmark?

Sparklingbrook Thu 13-Apr-17 08:01:29

You have to turn the function on first in your settings bit (which I can't find at the moment). I will report this to MN so they can help.

FruSkogKattOla Thu 13-Apr-17 08:02:24

I don't know how it works on the App, but on the desktop site you need to go into Preferences www.mumsnet.com/Talk?call=Preferences to turn on the bookmark function - scroll down to where it says Display bookmark links, say 'Yes' and then Save.

LegoCaltrops Thu 13-Apr-17 08:04:19

I'd love to know how to remove bookmarks.

FruSkogKattOla Thu 13-Apr-17 08:10:06

Lego, go into Preferences (the link I posted, above) and just turn it off by saying 'No' and then Save.

Datun Thu 13-Apr-17 12:30:55

LegoCaltrops

On my phone, I just press bookmark again. Just pressing it again turns it off. I'm not sure if the display will disappear, but the function will, I believe

lightcola Thu 13-Apr-17 13:12:50

Amazing. Thank you.

Datun Thu 13-Apr-17 13:44:31

While everyone is being so informative, I have a question. On my phone, my own posts show up as a different colour, but despite how many routes I take to the customise menu, I can't find the option to have the OP's posts show in a different colour.

Any suggestions would be gratefully received.

FruSkogKattOla Thu 13-Apr-17 14:18:29

Datun. I believe that the App doesn't have as many functions that the desktop and mobile sites have. And/or newer members of MN don't have access to some of the functions that those of us who've been around for a few years still have access to. Maybe MNHQ could answer this question?

Datun Thu 13-Apr-17 14:23:35

Thanks FruSkogKattOla

I've been on here for about five years, and have never had it. So maybe it's something that I can't get. I do periodically ask MNHQ, but I think they say the same as you.

HeartsTrumpDiamonds Thu 13-Apr-17 14:25:56

I have never been able to figure out how to bookmark on my phone (mobile site).

FruSkogKattOla Thu 13-Apr-17 16:32:53

Datun and Hearts. Could you get yourselves onto the desktop site and try changing your preferences on there first - and then it might work with the mobile or App each of you're both using? It's worth a try anyway!

<waves> at Hearts too!! Hi!

Datun Thu 13-Apr-17 18:53:38

FruSkogKattOla

Gah. I've tried that. I've tried every which way.

FruSkogKattOla Thu 13-Apr-17 19:04:08

I get the idea that the MN App is an absolute bugger!!

Would you consider moving back to the mobile site? Mind you, Hearts says she doesn't like that either confused

I use the desktop site both on my laptop and iPad. Maybe I'm a tad old-fashioned, but ..............

TiggyD Thu 13-Apr-17 19:19:06

I've bookmarked here. I'll see what happens...

Datun Thu 13-Apr-17 19:48:51

I'm on an iPhone.

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