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by solarchat
Tue Jun 08, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: Yellow Crowned Night Heron
Replies: 4
Views: 53

Yellow Crowned Night Heron

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by solarchat
Fri May 14, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: no arguing!
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: no arguing!

and to the 99.9% of you that are wonderful and helpful, thank you.
by solarchat
Thu May 13, 2021 8:12 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: no arguing!
Replies: 2
Views: 134

no arguing!

This forum was created to be helpful and friendly to those wishing to get in to this awesome hobby and to be a place where we could all share what we know. Looks like it’s time again to remind some people that arguing or disparaging comments will be removed along with those making them. If you have ...
by solarchat
Thu May 13, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: Solar Scope Modifications
Topic: H alpha filter as ERF?
Replies: 21
Views: 491

Re: H alpha filter as ERF?

Gentlemen, please refrain from disparaging others on this forum. Feel free to state your preferences for products but I will not have this forum turn in to iceinspace or cloudynights where people make malicious comments about others. End of discussion. This topic was moved to solarscope modification...
by solarchat
Wed May 12, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Attached Image Size on Posts
Replies: 44
Views: 1162

Re: Attached Image Size on Posts

like eGray said above, if just 1% of the users of this forum and the Facebook group page donated around $100US yearly, we could not only completely fund the entire budget of our nonprofit in 28 countries but also pay for unlimited storage of everything forever. lol But, alas, that is not the way thi...
by solarchat
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Forum Support Issues
Topic: Problem posting a topic with multiple image links
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Re: Problem posting a topic with multiple image links

Hi Great Attractor! I saw in your post that you were formatting your image/movie entries as: 6E13C442-ADA4-4E0D-98A0-33218C257C5B.jpeg This shouldn’t actually work at all as the hyperlink has to be surrounded by image tags like this: 95B063B4-3CC8-4FD7-800D-1364C252CF67.jpeg anything between the fir...
by solarchat
Fri Apr 30, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: Forum Support Issues
Topic: Solar Chat emails going to JUNK Folder
Replies: 2
Views: 73

Re: Solar Chat emails going to JUNK Folder

Hi Jack, We recently upgraded the forum software and PHP software to the latest versions. After three years of less than 3% of emails successfully being sent by the forum because of outdated PHP software, we are finally able to send freely now. I am Stephen Ramsden and founded the forum a long time ...
by solarchat
Thu Apr 29, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Prom-study ANI NNE edge (Apr. 27.2021)
Replies: 12
Views: 284

Re: Prom-study ANI NNE edge (Apr. 27.2021)

fantastic post!
by solarchat
Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Attached Image Size on Posts
Replies: 44
Views: 1162

Re: Attached Image Size on Posts

I just did some maintenance on the forum and found over half a gigabyte of orphaned image attachments in the forum storage folders. These are images that were uploaded but never posted for whatever reason. Here are the stats after a massive cleanup. 36A03411-13FC-4D87-93FB-BB13D7620C1F.jpeg 34F1270A...
by solarchat
Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Attached Image Size on Posts
Replies: 44
Views: 1162

Re: Attached Image Size on Posts

he he. pixels per inch
by solarchat
Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Attached Image Size on Posts
Replies: 44
Views: 1162

Re: Attached Image Size on Posts

my bad. I meant PPI, not dpi. Ill edit it.
by solarchat
Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Attached Image Size on Posts
Replies: 44
Views: 1162

Re: Attached Image Size on Posts

Bruce, thanks for the offer. The current attachment/database size on this forum is over 40GB...GIGAbytes. I am not aware of any way to share dropbox stored images automatically on this forum or how to have uploaded images sent to a dropbox. Since everyone already has at least 5GB of free storage spa...
by solarchat
Sat Apr 10, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha-Sun, April 10th, 2021
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Ha-Sun, April 10th, 2021

gorgeous!
by solarchat
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:15 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210407) | FD images
Replies: 7
Views: 232

Re: Today's SUN (20210407) | FD images

beautiful, technically perfect work, as always Professor!
by solarchat
Sat Apr 03, 2021 10:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Forum upgrades this weekend
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Forum upgrades this weekend

The emails are now supposedly working. Is anyone getting post notifications or emails?
by solarchat
Sat Apr 03, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Forum upgrades this weekend
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Forum upgrades this weekend

All upgrades successfully completed Friday night.
by solarchat
Fri Apr 02, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Forum upgrades this weekend
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Forum upgrades this weekend

In the never ending attempt to restrain the constant hackers, fix the non-working email and to keep everything as secure as possible, we are doing some PhP and forum software upgrades starting today. Hopefully, you won't notice anything different except working emails.

Stephen
by solarchat
Mon Mar 22, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: new fundraiser in April
Replies: 2
Views: 170

new fundraiser in April

Note; We will be starting our next CBSAP/Sunlit Earth! fundraiser in April. Please consider helping us pool our resources with cash and equipment donations so that we can meet more of the dozen or so requests received weekly for help from folks and continue to sponsor STEM efforts in our global comm...
by solarchat
Sat Mar 20, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: Join us NOW on This Week in Birding and Nature Photography LIVE on Sunlit Earth!
Replies: 0
Views: 102

Join us NOW on This Week in Birding and Nature Photography LIVE on Sunlit Earth!

Join us NOW on This Week in Birding and Nature Photography LIVE on Sunlit Earth!
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89264958467
Meeting ID: 892 6495 8467
Passcode: 21122112
by solarchat
Sat Mar 20, 2021 1:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Apollo Lasky banned again
Replies: 9
Views: 489

Re: Apollo Lasky banned again

and the inevitable angry response from this nutbag.



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by solarchat
Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Apollo Lasky banned again
Replies: 9
Views: 489

Apollo Lasky banned again

Users, I have tried to be discrete and fair to a certain individual who continues to join our group using fake usernames after being banned several times. This user was found again today thanks to a member notification and was again removed. If you have ANY contact with a person named Apollo Lasky, ...
by solarchat
Sat Feb 20, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: Nature and Birdwatching Zoom today
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Re: Nature and Birdwatching Zoom today

Thanks Alexandra! This week’s special guest on “This Week in Birding and Nature Photography” on Sunlit Earth! is the lovable Andy Devey! Andy is an English astronomer and birder living in Spain and he will share the birds of Spain, and more, with us. Spanish and English language friendly! Saturday a...
by solarchat
Tue Dec 15, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Forum Support Issues
Topic: Members please respond to this email question
Replies: 22
Views: 1932

Members please respond to this email question

Attempting to resolve some email issues with the forum.

Can any members that receive emails from the forum regularly please respond that they do?
Also, any comments on the email delivery would be appreciated.
by solarchat
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun from the Driveway November 23rd Atlanta
Replies: 10
Views: 279

Sun from the Driveway November 23rd Atlanta

Coronado 90mm doublestack, Astrophysics 130 Starfire, Meade White light wedge, PGR 6.0MP camera, ASTRO IIDC, Photoshop, Topaz.
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