Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Slashback

nacturation's Journal: Getting messages to show at the top of the page 2

Journal by nacturation

Messages used to show at the top of the page above the first article, in a format like: "You have 2 new messages and 1 old message". Now they show up in a box on the right which, even though I know it's there, just doesn't work for me. As a consequence, I'm constantly missing out on replies and others' journal entries. I noticed you can drag the box around, but only in that column. Anybody know how to get the message notification to show up like it used to?

This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Getting messages to show at the top of the page

Comments Filter:
  • That being said, I've found that once you're logged in, slashdot.org/messages.pl will take you to your messages page. So i just look to see if i have any messages and then just type that in. I also use users.pl for my users page in lieu of the new user page sucakge that they're using. Same thing with metamoderation with metamod.pl
    • Too bad. Looks like I'll have to update the Slashdot toolbar bookmark to point to messages.pl in that case. :(

When I left you, I was but the pupil. Now, I am the master. - Darth Vader

Working...