What are all these @s about?

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  1. GJH

    GJH Funster Life Member

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    In a number of threads I've read posts in which I've been tagged as @GJH.

    I seem to remember something about that being supposed to generate some sort of notification but I've never received one.

    Have I got it wrong or have I turned something off by mistake?
     
  2. NickNic

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    @GJH you should get an alert
     
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    you are correct ,

    the red alert flag comes on..

    they work for me @GJH
     
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    But only if you ticked the box in your profile/settings page.
    mine is unticked in alerts
     
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    I always thought he was alert enough.
     
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  6. Stephen & Jeannie

    Stephen & Jeannie Read Only Funster

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    What's the point of them ????
     
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    Graham - have you got the box ticked in 'alert preferences'?
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    4th one down (y)
     
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    Oh. I don't know - you can never have too many lerts :D
     
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    so you know when someone is talking about you @Stephen & Jeannie :sneaky:
     
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    Sometimes you may want to bring a thread to someones attention.
     
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    That's the answer. No tick in the Tag box :D

    Thanks for the answers all :D
     
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    Like I did in this thread Graham but you never picked it up. :rolleyes:
     
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    I've always been alert since somebody told me lerts have more fun :D
     
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    GJH Funster Life Member

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    Strange Rob. I saw the end of that thread (clicked on it because I'd posted on it) but never saw your post until just now :Eeek:
     
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    I've just checked all my Alert Preferences. Don't think I'd seen them before :) There were several checked which I don't recall setting so they must have been by default :)

    Hope I don't get inundated now :) But you know what they say "If you want to get ahead get an @" :LOL:
     
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    How much did you pay old-mo for that ?
     
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    GJH Funster Life Member

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    It's so bad he paid me to take it off his hands :D
     
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    You were probably robbed.
     
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    Are they working now @GJH ;)
     
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    Yes Jim - I've updated my preferences (y)
     
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