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    Voting is such an easy thing ' To One's Self "

    Now i am one to approve any voting on my threads and i am one to promote it.. But what i hate is me having the ability to vote on my own thread

    This might sound strange to many if not all that are with the forum... But i do not and hope not, that people vote on their own thread.

    It's sad and makes the thread mean nothing and have no standings.... So place close or lock this ability
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    I think it's weird too that you can vote in your own poll. What I do is just put a vote on the third neutral choice so I don't accidentally affect the results of my polls in a meaningful way,

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    I can vote on this thread and make it Max Stars and that is wrong... Enough said
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    Oh snap. That is bad.

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    You can vote on threads? Lol never noticed.

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    Is this a feature that is widely used? I've noticed its existence for years now, but never thought of it as something many users utilize or check when viewing a thread.
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    Yes, i have voted on my own threads and give them an standard 3 to 4 star's... But sometimes i can not tell which is an honest vote on a thread and which is an inside vote
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    So is this self voting going to be checked into
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    I don't see a problem with it. Not sure if people care either way. As for polls, I've never seen anyone vote themselves (Well, minus Silver_Knight but that was in jest).







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    I don't think many people do it anyway but we can look into it



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    But that would make a lot of threads awesome and when they are truly not
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    I don't really see the big deal in this...

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    Quote Originally Posted by claud3 View Post
    But that would make a lot of threads awesome and when they are truly not
    I never even notice the star part, I just read thread title and go wooo news and click lol



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    If the voting system had any meaningfulness attached to it, I'd agree. However, nobody seems to notice the little stars on the right so I guess we can all just move on.

    Would be great if 1-star threads would actually move down the page while higher rated ones stay at the top (similar to Reddit I suppose).



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    you see a move option could work for the number of stars a thread gets...
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    Quote Originally Posted by claud3 View Post
    I can vote on this thread and make it Max Stars and that is wrong... Enough said
    I was a bit confused at what u were talking about but now I get it and I agree. it is a bit ridiculous



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    you see why it needs fixed or taking out all together,
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    I only really see 5-star ratings if mistercrow (Rad) had posted in them. Not saying he does it intentionally. It seems to be automatic, which defeats the purpose.

    Still, I wouldn't prefer a system where only the highly-rated threads remain at the top since they wouldn't necessarily have any new posts or be new threads.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Blacksite View Post
    I only really see 5-star ratings if mistercrow (Rad) had posted in them. Not saying he does it intentionally. It seems to be automatic, which defeats the purpose.

    Still, I wouldn't prefer a system where only the highly-rated threads remain at the top since they wouldn't necessarily have any new posts or be new threads.

    How, higher stars and that means higher post, logic can prove that...
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