Editing a post

Why is there a one hour time limit in lieu of no time limit to edit a post ?
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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 43,102
    It use to be shorter, so don't complain about that one.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

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  • footwedgefootwedge Posts: 475
    But why?
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    Marantz SA8004> Joule Electra LA 150MII > B&K 200.2 > LSIM 703's
    Douglas Alpha ic's, MIT T2
    Need - room treatments, dedicated 20 amp circuits
    Looking for - new speakers and amp

    HT/ 2 Channel Living room
    Samsung 65KS8000FXZA
    Pioneer SC 27
    Parasound P5
    Parasound A23
    Oppo BDP 103
    Uverse DVR
    LSIM 703
    LSIM 704c
    LCI60's
    Velodyne EQ-Max 15
  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,579
    Why not?
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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 43,102
    footwedge wrote: »
    But why?

    Because.

    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


    President of Club Polk

  • Inspector 24Inspector 24 Posts: 1,230
    I can think of a few reasons why...still don't like it either. Only forums I have or have ever belonged to that does this...
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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 43,102
    Ok, here we go. There are a few reasons, one I will address. In the past certain members got their panties in a wad, decided to leave, but before doing so have attempted to delete all of their posts. Thereby making a mess of threads and removing potentially valuable information.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


    President of Club Polk

  • footwedgefootwedge Posts: 475
    F1nut wrote: »
    Thereby making a mess of threads and removing potentially valuable information.

    "Potentially valuable information" can't end this discussion without asking for further details.
    2-Channel Office room
    Marantz SA8004> Joule Electra LA 150MII > B&K 200.2 > LSIM 703's
    Douglas Alpha ic's, MIT T2
    Need - room treatments, dedicated 20 amp circuits
    Looking for - new speakers and amp

    HT/ 2 Channel Living room
    Samsung 65KS8000FXZA
    Pioneer SC 27
    Parasound P5
    Parasound A23
    Oppo BDP 103
    Uverse DVR
    LSIM 703
    LSIM 704c
    LCI60's
    Velodyne EQ-Max 15
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 31,648
    Because if you make a post and you get 10 responses, then go back and change your original post a month later, are those responses then relevant ?

    Better suggestion is to think before you post, and you have a generous one hour to clear the cobwebs in case you make a mistake.
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  • gcegce Posts: 2,178
    You should be able to know what you want to edit within an hour. If not you shouldn't even make a post!
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  • Inspector 24Inspector 24 Posts: 1,230
    Valid point F1. I do dislike when people throw a tantrum and have done that in other forums.

    The only issue I have is the inability to correct wrong information, IE for a classified listing, I seem to forget or accidentally leave something out, and find that people often don't read following posts to see if there are updates or corrections to the original post.

    Of course I realize not everyone has only good intent with editing posts. I know that on forums I help moderate I can see user edits, perhaps a system where anyone can view the edits like a moderator can?
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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 43,102
    perhaps a system where anyone can view the edits like a moderator can?

    Yeah right. Did you forget this is the disaster known as Vanilla!?!
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


    President of Club Polk

  • Inspector 24Inspector 24 Posts: 1,230
    Referring to the current website? Yeah, I know a lot to ask...considering I sill can barely stand this format....
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  • gurot1gurot1 Posts: 505
    The one hour limit is more than some of the other boards I am on. I remember one of my boards allowing a five minute editing window. That didnt leave much time to fix up posts!
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