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labgrade
August 20, 2001, 05:33 PM
Just noticed at bottom lefthand section of a poster's post box (hugely descriptive, I know ;) ), the on or off-line status. Accidently left my cursor on the thing (avatar?) for long enough ...
hmmm.

Neat feature.

Some are bullet holes & some are red crosshairs. Doesn't seem to have any pattern regards # of posts, moderator or not ....

What's the skinny?

Caeca Invidia Es
August 20, 2001, 08:02 PM
Crosshairs are online, bullet holes are offline. Same as the New Post, No New Post icons on the main page.

TheBluesMan
August 20, 2001, 08:42 PM
Its especially handy if you want to send another member a private message. You can do it while they're online and have a near-real-time conversation.

I agree, AA. Neat feature.

PreserveFreedom
August 20, 2001, 11:15 PM
Just wait until you put together a buddy list! The crosshaired folks rise to the top and the bullethole folks sink to the bottom of the list. :D