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Old 08-14-2013, 09:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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sooooo people can chat.. Free up some of the message board by not having a million threads in the off topic and people can just ask/talk in there chat box... Easier for new members to meet other people. Honestly not alot of people greet people in the new member section. Just a thought.
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Old 08-14-2013, 09:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I am not interested if you're going to be in it.
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Old 08-14-2013, 09:52 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I would only participate if it was a video chat so folks could appreciate my facial reactions.
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Old 08-14-2013, 10:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I would only participate if it was a video chat so folks could appreciate my facial reactions.
aren't you on Chaturbate??
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Old 09-27-2013, 10:12 AM   #5 (permalink)
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i agree with needing a chat box or some sort of instant messenger.
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Old 09-27-2013, 10:57 AM   #6 (permalink)
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sooooo people can chat.. Free up some of the message board by not having a million threads in the off topic and people can just ask/talk in there chat box... Easier for new members to meet other people. Honestly not alot of people greet people in the new member section. Just a thought.
Heres a bit of a confusing response. This would be a great idea however you have to consider that this is what a message board is. Its a place for a specific community to chat about various topics.

The green part would eliminate need for an off topic forum, but again, with a chat feature youre pretty much telling everyone to leave the forums altogether.

Basically, go on IM
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Old 09-27-2013, 11:11 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I think a chat box would be cool. I'm on a couple hunting/shooting forums and they have them, it's just to go in there and just ask a quick question to get a couple responses, or just chat about who only knows what.
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Old 09-27-2013, 11:44 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Id be all for it, it would also be easier/faster than pms if you are trying to work out a deal with someone
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Old 09-27-2013, 12:58 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Man I would imagine it would create 1836834 Callout threads though....

MEMBER X backed out of a deal
He agreed in chat and now doesn't want to trade.

Then this would be followed with the obligatory
WE NEED A TRADE MANAGER thread for the 9847th time.

This combined with the endless amount of butthurtness created in the chat and I only have i opinion.....

Let's do it
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Old 09-27-2013, 01:37 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Man I would imagine it would create 1836834 Callout threads though....

MEMBER X backed out of a deal
He agreed in chat and now doesn't want to trade.

Then this would be followed with the obligatory
WE NEED A TRADE MANAGER thread for the 9847th time.

This combined with the endless amount of butthurtness created in the chat and I only have i opinion.....

Let's do it
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Old 09-27-2013, 01:50 PM   #11 (permalink)
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sounds like a fun little addition, would love to see it given a shot and see how it goes
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Old 09-27-2013, 02:38 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Wouldn't reduce clutter on the regular forum.

Wouldn't generate revenue for BO.

Would cause added stress on the server(s).

Great idea!
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Old 09-27-2013, 02:40 PM   #13 (permalink)
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It would allow me to free up my PM's for sure. I have to empty those every other day
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Old 09-27-2013, 03:45 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Man was I drunk when I posted this Idea...
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