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01-16-2017 10:20 PM
Litotes
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by rus59 View Post
There is still a tick and I didn't change settings, but I don't receive notifications anymore. Wonder if someone else has same problem.
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Originally Posted by Captain Meerkat View Post
Today I had an email notification go into the junk folder - have you looked in there?
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Originally Posted by BMT360 View Post
Yeah, for me it went right into my spam folder... I actually changed the email address for no reason.
This probably means the email program has had an update. I too have gotten things into spam folders that usually hasn't gone there (and wasn't supposed to). Mark the sender as OK and it should stay in the inbox next time.
01-16-2017 10:20 PM
rus59
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by Captain Meerkat View Post
Today I had an email notification go into the junk folder - have you looked in there?
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Originally Posted by BMT360 View Post
Yeah, for me it went right into my spam folder... I actually changed the email address for no reason.
Just checked it, nothing there.

3 notifications from the past two days were one day late (received them only today), rest are still missing.
01-16-2017 10:08 PM
BMT360
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by rus59 View Post
There is still a tick and I didn't change settings, but I don't receive notifications anymore. Wonder if someone else has same problem.
Yeah, for me it went right into my spam folder... I actually changed the email address for no reason.
01-16-2017 10:05 PM
Captain Meerkat
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by rus59 View Post
There is still a tick and I didn't change settings, but I don't receive notifications anymore. Wonder if someone else has same problem.
Today I had an email notification go into the junk folder - have you looked in there?
01-16-2017 09:59 PM
rus59
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by Litotes View Post
It's a setting.

User CP --> Edit Options --> Messaging & Notification. Here you can choose if you want emails when receiving PMs or not. No idea why this would change by itself, it hasn't done so for me, but check to see if there is still a tick in the right box.
There is still a tick and I didn't change settings, but I don't receive notifications anymore. Wonder if someone else has same problem.
01-16-2017 09:52 PM
Litotes
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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I stopped receiving email notifications of new private messages. It started yesterday I think.
It's a setting.

User CP --> Edit Options --> Messaging & Notification. Here you can choose if you want emails when receiving PMs or not. No idea why this would change by itself, it hasn't done so for me, but check to see if there is still a tick in the right box.
01-16-2017 06:57 PM
rus59
Re: Ask MTF Mods

I stopped receiving email notifications of new private messages. It started yesterday I think.
01-08-2017 07:51 PM
DBR
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by Pepe Imaz View Post
We are in the process of discussing some of this actually. The mod team is proposing to allow Hopman Cup threads in general messages because it is an ITF event. Unfortunately, all other exhibitions are not ITF or ATP affiliated or linked to a series, so we still need to keep them separately.
Thanks for the reply and for trying to help. That is good news about Hopman Cup, although I don't really understand the relevance of the ITF connection. For me the important difference is if the event is played seriously for match practice (Should be allowed in GM), or if it's just played as an fun exhibition for fans (Should stay in Exhibitions thread.)

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Originally Posted by Slasher1985 View Post
Hopman Cup has just gained the right because it is an official ITF event. The rest are not sanctioned by any of the two men's tennis governing bodies, so will remain in the exhibition part of the forum. Of course, when exhibitions happen during the off-season, they can go in GM, like IPTL was allowed if you remember.
Mubadala actually started in the off-season this year, 2-3 days before Doha etc. If it is the same next year, does that mean it will it be allowed to go into GM?
01-08-2017 06:19 AM
RAFAism
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Originally Posted by Pepe Imaz View Post
cannot see any issue. You sure?
Lol you're checking 2 days later :P

When I posted it the issue was there but after few hours it got fixed.
01-08-2017 06:09 AM
Pepe Imaz
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Whenever I am clicking the djokovic-Verdasco match thread, its giving me an error:
"Invalid Thread specified. If you followed a valid link, please notify the administrator"

http://www.menstennisforums.com/2-ge...-new-post.html
cannot see any issue. You sure?
01-06-2017 08:03 PM
RAFAism
Re: Ask MTF Mods

Whenever I am clicking the djokovic-Verdasco match thread, its giving me an error:
"Invalid Thread specified. If you followed a valid link, please notify the administrator"

http://www.menstennisforums.com/2-ge...-new-post.html
01-05-2017 10:44 AM
Slasher1985
Re: Ask MTF Mods

Hopman Cup has just gained the right because it is an official ITF event. The rest are not sanctioned by any of the two men's tennis governing bodies, so will remain in the exhibition part of the forum. Of course, when exhibitions happen during the off-season, they can go in GM, like IPTL was allowed if you remember.
01-05-2017 10:35 AM
Pepe Imaz
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by Kat_YYZ View Post
@DBR is right. If you want more forum activity in GM, it's a good idea. Instead of only allowing Hopman Cup by way of a technicality -- just change the rule. If you think it's too many threads or you want a way to distinguish exhibitions from other tournaments, just have one thread for the whole thing. You'd call it "Hopman Cup 2017: All matches and discussion."
Well I'll ask @Slasher1985
There has just been an exhibitions forum I guess, as tradition we put these there.
01-05-2017 07:22 AM
Kat_YYZ
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by Pepe Imaz View Post
We are in the process of discussing some of this actually. The mod team is proposing to allow Hopman Cup threads in general messages because it is an ITF event. Unfortunately, all other exhibitions are not ITF or ATP affiliated or linked to a series, so we still need to keep them separately.
@DBR is right. If you want more forum activity in GM, it's a good idea. Instead of only allowing Hopman Cup by way of a technicality -- just change the rule. If you think it's too many threads or you want a way to distinguish exhibitions from other tournaments, just have one thread for the whole thing. You'd call it "Hopman Cup 2017: All matches and discussion."
01-04-2017 02:59 PM
Pepe Imaz
Re: Ask MTF Mods

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Originally Posted by DBR View Post
Hi Mods,

My issue is that exhibition match threads are not allowed on GM and are being moved to other sections of MTF. Is there any reconsideration/ flexibility possible on this please?

It is honestly insane that Bhambri d. Ramanathan etc is allowed on GM but that Federer-Zverev from Hopman Cup is not. A number of people in the Hopman Cup thread have also expressed interest in having exhibitions, or selected exhibitions, allowed on GM, so is there any way to make this happen, or vote on it, or whatever is considered appropriate? The low number of comments on the amazing Fed-Zverev match at Hopman Cup seems to be an indication that this topic is in the wrong place / hard to find. Recently I couldn't even find the Nadal Mubadala final thread when GM was just full of the same old "how many slams will player X, Y or Z win in 2017"

I understand there's a huge difference between say, IPTL - and Hopman Cup/ Mubadala which have very high quality fields. But even exhibition events like Open de Caen, which had Tsonga beat Bautista Agut in the final, are banished from GM at a time when there is absolutely no ATP tennis being played anywhere. To be honest, on a tennis forum it's really bizarre not to be able to talk about high quality tennis matches featuring top players on the main forum pages, just because they are classed as exhibitions.

Anyway, just throwing the question out there. Thanks.
We are in the process of discussing some of this actually. The mod team is proposing to allow Hopman Cup threads in general messages because it is an ITF event. Unfortunately, all other exhibitions are not ITF or ATP affiliated or linked to a series, so we still need to keep them separately.
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