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#1 BellaRosa

Posted 04 July 2009 - 11:44 AM

As the title says - it has no replies & I thought I would just delete, but can't see a delete button. Can anyone advise how to delete the topic? Thanks  original.gif
Edited to add that I didn't want to delete due to it having no replies, it was simply that the question didn't need to be answered any more so I thought I'd delete the topic to save space here. I thought it likely that if there were replies to it then a topic definitely couldn't be deleted so figured it was worth mentioning.

Edited by BellaRosa, 20 July 2009 - 10:13 PM.


#2 *edb*

Posted 04 July 2009 - 11:49 AM

I dont think you can? Maybe ask the mods? They might be able to delete it? (not sure)

#3 madmother

Posted 04 July 2009 - 11:53 AM

You cannot. What you can do is a full edit (click on edit button, choose full rather than quick, edit title and post. I think you hae to put something in such as... for it to accept it and then press complete edit).  tthumbs.gif

#4 Guest_AnthonyElaina_*

Posted 04 July 2009 - 12:51 PM

I will be following this thread as the same thing has happened to me and would like to delete it also.

#5 shimmershine

Posted 04 July 2009 - 07:55 PM

As PP said, the best way available to a member is to do a full edit and clear your title and post - you may need to put some full stops or something in, not sure that it lets you leave it blank.

You can also PM a mod, or post in Message to Moderators, however posts/threads will only be removed in some circumstances.

#6 BellaRosa

Posted 20 July 2009 - 10:14 PM

Thank you girls - still finding my way around here (that's what you get for not being a regular user!).

#7 NicolinaO

Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:55 AM

I was looking for this too. Think there should defenately be an option for the original poster to delete the post, without having to justify why...
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#8 protart roflcoptor

Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:07 AM

QUOTE (NicolinaO @ 13/02/2013, 08:55 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I was looking for this too. Think there should defenately be an option for the original poster to delete the post, without having to justify why...
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Lol, old thread is old.

Why the angry face? Because of what you were directed to as the appropriate time to start solids?




#9 qak

Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:13 AM

If you change the title to something like "deleted" or "." you are going to get lots of attention.
Best to change the title to something completely boring/non-contentious and delete your text.

#10 catalyst

Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:30 AM

Hi ladies

Members are welcome to message a Moderator or Admin about having a thread removed from view.

We rarely delete threads, as this also affects other members who have posted in a thread and messes with continuity as well.. we end up with a lot of members asking why information was removed.  Also many threads do contain important advice and it is a shame to lose that as well.

If you have any concerns or issues, please  PM the Moderator of the forum.

Kind regards






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