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"Currently Playing" section in profile wrong, never wrote those ...

ValkyrieValkyrie Member UncommonPosts: 192
I am perplexed to see this information in my profile under "Currently Playing". Not only did I never play "Beyond Earth" I definitely never added this anywhere. And I can't find a way of editing this. So where is the information from and how do I adjust this?

Played: Pretty much any fantasy MMO, some did not even make it to release ...
Favorites: UO, EQ2, Vanguard, Wurm Online, Salem, ESO, Creativerse
Playing: ESO, Creativerse, Guild Wars 2
Anticipating: (sigh) ... maybe Ashes of Creation

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  • AmatheAmathe Member EpicPosts: 3,938
    Mine is wrong too. I seem to be doomed to play WoW forever. I've tried everything but can't correct it. 
    Scot

    EQ1, EQ2, SWG, SWTOR, GW, GW2 CoH, CoV, FFXI, WoW, CO, War,TSW and a slew of free trials and beta tests

  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    Amathe said:
    Mine is wrong too. I seem to be doomed to play WoW forever. I've tried everything but can't correct it. 
    When they flipped the site to a freeware version they lost the ability let users update a lot of the personal info.


    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • MendelMendel Member RarePosts: 2,549
    Kyleran said:
    Amathe said:
    Mine is wrong too. I seem to be doomed to play WoW forever. I've tried everything but can't correct it. 
    When they flipped the site to a freeware version they lost the ability let users update a lot of the personal info.


    Along with the ability for @Nanfoodle to write all his text in lime green.  Okay, maybe it wasn't all doom and gloom, but I still liked the other editor better.



    Kyleran

    Logic, my dear, merely enables one to be wrong with great authority.

  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    Mendel said:
    Kyleran said:
    Amathe said:
    Mine is wrong too. I seem to be doomed to play WoW forever. I've tried everything but can't correct it. 
    When they flipped the site to a freeware version they lost the ability let users update a lot of the personal info.


    Along with the ability for @Nanfoodle to write all his text in lime green.  Okay, maybe it wasn't all doom and gloom, but I still liked the other editor better.



    The other editor was far better.  When the site first upgraded to the pay version of Vanilla I was surprised to see it had less editing functionality than almost any free forum or site I've visited in the last 10 years.

    Just like the MMORPG genre, the site's software marched backwards as well.

    ;)


    PpiperMendel

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • GruntyGrunty Member RarePosts: 8,435
    Log into the main site and not the forum site > Profile > Games > pick and choose.
    KyleranSovrath
    She was grimacing. "That does sound like what America's has been trying to do for the last century or two--get rich faster than the parasites could steal it."   The Free Lunch by Spider Robinson
  • SovrathSovrath Member LegendaryPosts: 25,037
    Grunty said:
    Log into the main site and not the forum site > Profile > Games > pick and choose.
    Bingo, I think we have a winnah!



  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    Sovrath said:
    Grunty said:
    Log into the main site and not the forum site > Profile > Games > pick and choose.
    Bingo, I think we have a winnah!
    People log into this site on devices other than cell phones?

    Weird.

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • SovrathSovrath Member LegendaryPosts: 25,037
    Kyleran said:
    Sovrath said:
    Grunty said:
    Log into the main site and not the forum site > Profile > Games > pick and choose.
    Bingo, I think we have a winnah!
    People log into this site on devices other than cell phones?

    Weird.
    I prefer logging into in on anything other than a cell phone! Though, if I'm on the subway or bus I can read the site which is "ok."

    Rather do it on a computer.



  • Dagon13Dagon13 Member UncommonPosts: 541
    edited October 1
    Not sure if this will paste properly, I stumbled on it and can't figure out how I got there in the first place.

    https://forums.mmorpg.com/profile/edit

    Got it, the "Account Options" cog at the top of the page is it's own URL, even though clicking it only opens the drop down and doesn't take you anywhere.  Right clicking on it and opening in a new tab will take you to the edit page.

    Seems like an oversight to me.
    Post edited by Dagon13 on
    Kyleran
  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    edited October 1
    Sovrath said:
    Kyleran said:
    Sovrath said:
    Grunty said:
    Log into the main site and not the forum site > Profile > Games > pick and choose.
    Bingo, I think we have a winnah!
    People log into this site on devices other than cell phones?

    Weird.
    I prefer logging into in on anything other than a cell phone! Though, if I'm on the subway or bus I can read the site which is "ok."

    Rather do it on a computer.
    I don't disagree,  but if there's a computer available I'm logging in to play games, not read forums.

    If I had more than one screen it might be different. 
    Post edited by Kyleran on

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    Dagon13 said:
    Not sure if this will paste properly, I stumbled on it and can't figure out how I got there in the first place.

    https://forums.mmorpg.com/profile/edit

    Got it, the "Account Options" cog at the top of the page is it's own URL, even though clicking it only opens the drop down and doesn't take you anywhere.  Right clicking on it and opening in a new tab will take you to the edit page.

    Seems like an oversight to me.
    I looked for this for over an hour tonight, then came back here and found your post.  I would never have found it otherwise.

    Thanks

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    Sovrath said:
    Grunty said:
    Log into the main site and not the forum site > Profile > Games > pick and choose.
    Bingo, I think we have a winnah!
    Turns out that wasnt correct.

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • ConstantineMerusConstantineMerus Member EpicPosts: 2,034
    edited October 7
    You guys are at least playing something. I'm stuck with "the waiting game" :(
    Post edited by ConstantineMerus on
    Something wicked comes this way @Feb-2019
  • hibikikidhibikikid Member CommonPosts: 6
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
  • cheyanecheyane Member EpicPosts: 5,599
    I am a housewife I don't read forums on my phone...bleh! Always use a huge screen probably because of my old age and failing sight.
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  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    hibikikid said:
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
    They restrict new accounts from creating threads as a form of spam protection 

    Best way to rank up is do a few of these such as; upload a personal avatar, direct quote another poster like @MadFrenchie (dont worry,  he loves the attention), set some game preferences, add a signature, vote for your most anticipated game.

    Oh yeah,  welcome to the forums. 


    ScotMadFrenchiehibikikid

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






  • ScotScot Member EpicPosts: 9,275
    Kyleran said:
    hibikikid said:
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
    They restrict new accounts from creating threads as a form of spam protection 

    Best way to rank up is do a few of these such as; upload a personal avatar, direct quote another poster like @MadFrenchie (dont worry,  he loves the attention), set some game preferences, add a signature, vote for your most anticipated game.

    Oh yeah,  welcome to the forums. 


    You welcomed him to the forums...I can move on now. :)

     25 Agrees

    You received 25 Agrees. You're posting some good content. Great!

    - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

    Now Doesn't That Make You Feel All Warm And Fuzzy Inside? :P

  • MadFrenchieMadFrenchie Member LegendaryPosts: 6,288
    Kyleran said:
    hibikikid said:
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
    They restrict new accounts from creating threads as a form of spam protection 

    Best way to rank up is do a few of these such as; upload a personal avatar, direct quote another poster like @MadFrenchie (dont worry,  he loves the attention), set some game preferences, add a signature, vote for your most anticipated game.

    Oh yeah,  welcome to the forums. 


    You should all really tag me in your signatures, so I'll know whenever you guys post....  Anywhere. ;)
    Panther2103KyleranScot

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  • ScotScot Member EpicPosts: 9,275
    Kyleran said:
    hibikikid said:
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
    They restrict new accounts from creating threads as a form of spam protection 

    Best way to rank up is do a few of these such as; upload a personal avatar, direct quote another poster like @MadFrenchie (dont worry,  he loves the attention), set some game preferences, add a signature, vote for your most anticipated game.

    Oh yeah,  welcome to the forums. 


    You should all really tag me in your signatures, so I'll know whenever you guys post....  Anywhere. ;)
    That would make any forum the equivalent of those features in social media apps which are beyond irritating. Ding! Someone has posted. Ding! Someone wants to be friends. Ding! Did you know about this group? Please effing go away. :)
    ConstantineMerusKyleran

     25 Agrees

    You received 25 Agrees. You're posting some good content. Great!

    - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

    Now Doesn't That Make You Feel All Warm And Fuzzy Inside? :P

  • ConstantineMerusConstantineMerus Member EpicPosts: 2,034
    Scot said:
    Kyleran said:
    hibikikid said:
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
    They restrict new accounts from creating threads as a form of spam protection 

    Best way to rank up is do a few of these such as; upload a personal avatar, direct quote another poster like @MadFrenchie (dont worry,  he loves the attention), set some game preferences, add a signature, vote for your most anticipated game.

    Oh yeah,  welcome to the forums. 


    You should all really tag me in your signatures, so I'll know whenever you guys post....  Anywhere. ;)
    That would make any forum the equivalent of those features in social media apps which are beyond irritating. Ding! Someone has posted. Ding! Someone wants to be friends. Ding! Did you know about this group? Please effing go away. :)
    Oh you're gonna like me very much very soon! Wink*wink
    KyleranScot
    Something wicked comes this way @Feb-2019
  • KyleranKyleran Member LegendaryPosts: 30,407
    edited October 12
    Scot said:
    Kyleran said:
    hibikikid said:
    Hello. I am a new member. I joined the forum for about a week and I did not know how to create a new topic. Can somebody guide me? Sorry if I bother you.
    They restrict new accounts from creating threads as a form of spam protection 

    Best way to rank up is do a few of these such as; upload a personal avatar, direct quote another poster like @MadFrenchie (dont worry,  he loves the attention), set some game preferences, add a signature, vote for your most anticipated game.

    Oh yeah,  welcome to the forums. 


    You should all really tag me in your signatures, so I'll know whenever you guys post....  Anywhere. ;)
    That would make any forum the equivalent of those features in social media apps which are beyond irritating. Ding! Someone has posted. Ding! Someone wants to be friends. Ding! Did you know about this group? Please effing go away. :)
    Oh you're gonna like me very much very soon! Wink*wink
    I'm wondering how I can make @scot part of my autosignature.

    ;)
    Post edited by Kyleran on
    ConstantineMerusScot

    "I should run a marathon backwards. So I could see what second place look like" Royce da 5'9"

    "I need to finish" - Christian Wolff: The Accountant

    Just trying to live long enough to play a new, released MMORPG, back in EVE until then

    Fools find no pleasure in understanding, but delight in airing their own opinions. Pvbs 18:2, NIV

    Don't just play games, inhabit virtual worlds™

    "This is the most intelligent, well qualified and articulate response to a post I have ever seen on these forums. It's a shame most people here won't have the attention span to read past the second line." - Anon






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