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    Louise_WebMD_Staff posted:
    Now that you have had twelve or so days to get to know the new exchanges-let me know what else we can do to help make them better.

    We darkened the font. We definitely know you want emoticons and signatures back. We know you want more discussions on a page and easier navigation.(What does that look like to you?) But-what else might help you really love exchanges?

    Tell me in as much detail as you can what things still trip you up, what changes you want to see made. (Navigation changes? Which ones? Too much white space? Not enough? Better search?)

    I really want and need your ideas. I am making a list and checking it twice-so we can work on getting rid of the naughty and make it nice.

    I can't promise anything other than the fact that you will be heard. I want you to know YOU, each of you, is important to us.

    If there is anything you don't know how to do yet and it isn't in the Exchange FAQ -let me know that too. I am here to help.
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    Lizard_217 responded:
    Can you either make the default settting to each person's page the "see all discussions" or allow people to change that setting? When I go to the page, I don't want to see replies first to posts I haven't read. I want to see the original discussions and scroll to see the responses.

    Also, is there a way for the post to show that you've already read it and all responses to it? I think that would help since the page is so busy. Sometimes the posts look the same, but they're not. Make sense?
     
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    Amirah01 responded:
    I also agree with the prev responce as well as maybe have a button that goes back to all the discussions, once i go into one discussion i have to go back to my favorites and click on the second trimester board to come back to the others again. Also having the replys as replys and showing the actual post first.
    Thanks so much!!
     
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    Louise_WebMD_Staff replied to Lizard_217's response:
    Makes sense! Added to the list! Thank you.
     
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    Louise_WebMD_Staff replied to Amirah01's response:
    Thank you Amirah! I have shared your comments as well.
     
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    jle09 responded:
    I've posted before about wanting a spell check feature back, so I won't comment on that again.

    I would like to add that the My Discussions Watchlist isn't working for me. I've tried watching six or seven discussions (one having over three pages worth of responses) and its not showing up that I've got new posts to read.
     
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    Louise_WebMD_Staff replied to jle09's response:
    Do you come back to the board before the watchlist is sent out? That could be the thing that is going on. I am sorry. We are trying to get the watchlist ironed out.


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