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Drop Game Button

Postby RedRing on Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:02 pm

Suggestion: Can you make a prompt that asks if we are sure we wish to drop a game? Because the Drop Game Button looks so similar to the enter game button, I tend to subconsciously think it is the "Enter Game" button and press it in order to get a larger view of the map that I'm awaiting players in but end up dropping it. This may very well just be a problem that only I have, but it's happened a couple of times, or at least change the color of the font and move the drop game button to a different spot. Prompt is probably easier though...
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Re: Drop Game Button

Postby Darwins_Bane on Mon Sep 13, 2010 12:19 am

fill out the form and this will get looked at much faster.
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Re: Drop Game Button

Postby RedRing on Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:04 am

the what now?
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Re: Drop Game Button

Postby TheForgivenOne on Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:48 am

The form, that writing that we so kindly asked you to fill out, but you ignored.

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Re: Drop Game Button

Postby RedRing on Sat Sep 25, 2010 9:27 pm

Ok, where is this form, and how was I supposed to come across it? Because I am lost. I didn't see it mentioned in the forum guidelines.
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Re: Drop Game Button

Postby Woodruff on Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:03 pm

RedRing wrote:Ok, where is this form, and how was I supposed to come across it? Because I am lost. I didn't see it mentioned in the forum guidelines.


When you clicked on "new topic", it handed the form to you. You promptly deleted it and posted in it's place.
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Re: Drop Game Button

Postby Queen_Herpes on Tue Oct 05, 2010 11:48 pm

Darwins_Bane wrote:fill out the form and this will get looked at much faster.


Yes, fill out the form, guywhohasneverpostedinsugsbefore, I'm sure you will be back!

As to this suggestion, I think it is a goodone. A lot of the buttons on this site look similar, are placed in teh same location, etc. Perhaps we can get different colored buttons for different actions?
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Drop Game Button Problematic

Postby DeathFirst on Tue Nov 30, 2010 9:56 am

Does anyone else have this problem?

When awaiting players for a game the "Drop Game" button is in the same place where "Enter Game" is for active games. I've inadvertently dropped games while awaiting players just because I wanted to look at the map and clicked where I would usually to do that. Maybe it's just a n00b mistake, but I was wondering if anyone else has this problem, and if so, how hard it would be to change.

Thanks for you time.

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Re: Drop Game Button Problematic

Postby drunkmonkey on Tue Nov 30, 2010 11:47 am

I've done the same thing more than a few times. Maybe an "Are you sure?" dialog would suffice.
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Re: Drop Game Button Problematic

Postby TheForgivenOne on Tue Nov 30, 2010 6:23 pm

DeathFirst wrote:Does anyone else have this problem?

When awaiting players for a game the "Drop Game" button is in the same place where "Enter Game" is for active games. I've inadvertently dropped games while awaiting players just because I wanted to look at the map and clicked where I would usually to do that. Maybe it's just a n00b mistake, but I was wondering if anyone else has this problem, and if so, how hard it would be to change.

Thanks for you time.

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Re: Drop Game Button Problematic

Postby Victor Sullivan on Tue Nov 30, 2010 6:28 pm

Agreed, though it is still a pain sometimes.
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Re: Drop Game confirmation popup

Postby JamesKer1 on Sun Oct 27, 2013 10:15 pm

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