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post #16 of 28 Old 11-24-2016, 04:57 PM
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Not seeing any dates, I think I am good to 2018 but not sure.
That's strange, at the top of the page you should have "Active Subscriptions", then below that you should see "MyTractorForum.com: Premium Membership", and to the right it will have the dates.

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post #17 of 28 Old 11-24-2016, 05:02 PM
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Nope, not for me.
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Thanks for the screen shot Larry, I will look into this.

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Thanks, I have never seen subscription expirations before, even in the classic mode, that is why I requested the feature.

1990 18.5 Craftsman (RED)
1988 18.HP 44 Craftsmans II (HULK II)
1983 Ford LGT 145 (Blue Money Pit) SOLD 6/27/2014
1978 Roper 20T (Old Girl)
198? JD 165 Hydro (Little John)
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Not seeing any dates, I think I am good to 2018 but not sure.
Larry, your currently showing good till 09-26-2018.

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Larry, your currently showing good till 09-26-2018.
Where do I see this???

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1988 18.HP 44 Craftsmans II (HULK II)
1983 Ford LGT 145 (Blue Money Pit) SOLD 6/27/2014
1978 Roper 20T (Old Girl)
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http://www.mytractorforum.com/showthread.php?t=699657
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Like Mike's, mine shows up at the top of the image you posted above the available subscriptions. I'll do some digging in the controls and see if I can find a switch to flip someplace.

Edit: Take a look now Larry and see if it shows up there.

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It shows up now, Thanks!

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1978 Roper 20T (Old Girl)
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http://www.mytractorforum.com/showth...hlight=hulk+ii
http://www.mytractorforum.com/showthread.php?t=699657
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It shows up now, Thanks!


Thanks Mark!

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we have 22 votes in and most are in favour for the lifetime. perhaps if not lifetime, a five year or ten year subscription? as mentioned, lifetime is quite long. Also, when should this poll close?

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we have 22 votes in and most are in favour for the lifetime. perhaps if not lifetime, a five year or ten year subscription? as mentioned, lifetime is quite long. Also, when should this poll close?

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I think a period of forum stability may be needed for more interest in a lifetime or even long term membership to be generated.

Granting automatic lifetime memberships to those 10yr members with a continuous history of contributing to the forum could also start the ball rolling.

Just my CDN k'nickles worth......

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I think a period of forum stability may be needed for more interest in a lifetime or even long term membership to be generated.

Granting automatic lifetime memberships to those 10yr members with a continuous history of contributing to the forum could also start the ball rolling.

Just my CDN k'nickles worth......
I see what you did there

I can grant a free one-two for 10yr members if that's what you want? eh?

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I see what you did there

I can grant a free one-two for 10yr members if that's what you want? eh?

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Lee, I have no idea how many members would fall into the continuously contributing 10 yr catagory.

What I do feel, is that after 2 recent attemps to change MTF from what it was to what someone else thought it should be, and the hacking fiasco, which seems to happen to many organizations, something needs to be done to resecure the base from which this forum originated.

Unless you can tell me otherwise, I believe the money is in the advertising, not these members dues. It is the members postings that attract the site traffic.

These dedicated Folks have built this forum for VS, not the other way around and awarding them lifetime memberships would cost VS nothing.

There are a lot of competing forums out there. Maybe VS owns them all and doesn't care, but being able to flaunt a long list of "lifetime members" may give MTF the edge you are looking for,

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