Some smilies are out of order

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Some smilies are out of order

Postby Ayu » Sat Mar 15, 2014 2:42 am

:shrug: = shrug
:namaste: = namaste
:techproblem: = techproblem
:tantrum: = tantrum

This could lead to strange conversation also for older postings.
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Re: Some smilies are out of order

Postby ReasonAndRhyme » Sat Mar 15, 2014 3:11 am

They work well on my computer. Or did you mean they're inappropriate?
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Re: Some smilies are out of order

Postby ReasonAndRhyme » Sat Mar 15, 2014 4:23 am

P.S.:

...or did you maybe accidentally set the option "display smilies as images" to no?

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There's a similar option under "Edit preferences" -> "enable smilies by default":

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Re: Some smilies are out of order

Postby Ayu » Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:58 pm

Strange.

On my IPad "shrug", "techproblem" and "namaste" are not there anymore. But they are shown as "evil", "the saint with sunglasses" and "tantrum".
So if I wanted to show the smilie "namaste", there is now "tantrum" instead. And for example every posting of Kim O'Hara ends with :namaste: (tantrum) instead of namaste.
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Re: Some smilies are out of order

Postby ReasonAndRhyme » Sat Mar 15, 2014 10:03 pm

That's weird. This is how your post looks on my computer - everything's normal:


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Ayu wrote:So if I wanted to show the smilie "namaste", there is now "tantrum" instead. And for example every posting of Kim O'Hara ends with (tantrum) instead of namaste.


:rolling:

That's hilarious. Now I understand why you worry about conversation on this board.

Unfortunately I don't know a thing about iPads - I've no idea how this can happen.
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Re: Some smilies are out of order

Postby Ayu » Sat Mar 15, 2014 11:58 pm

Yes, funny, isn't it?
But if my iPad is the only one here freaking out, than it is not such a problem. :smile: And some smilies are still functioning okay. :thumbsup:
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Re: Some smilies are out of order

Postby Ayu » Sun Mar 16, 2014 11:48 am

Ayu wrote::shrug: = shrug

Aaaaaahhhhh, :smile: . Now they are nearly right again.
Only "shrug" looks like "evil".
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