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Question: Do you use the option to disable signatures?
Yes   -19 (52.8%)
No   -17 (47.2%)
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« on: May 20, 2012, 10:03:45 pm »
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No, I have signatures on.
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« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2012, 10:05:44 pm »
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Not sure what you mean...so I assume "no"' ;-)
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« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2012, 10:08:36 pm »
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Absolutely. I flipped the switch like 4 years ago and haven't looked back since.
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« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2012, 11:12:17 pm »
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I like reading witty signatures and the like, but flicked it off a couple of years back because there were too many large pics in people's signature blocks.
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2012, 12:46:11 am »
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No, I have signatures on.
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« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2012, 12:56:49 am »

Yep
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« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2012, 02:07:16 am »
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I turned off signatures years ago; after I did, I wondered why I hadn't done it years before.
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« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2012, 04:41:55 am »
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     Yep. The forum is so much easier to read now.
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« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2012, 05:12:36 am »
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No. I like signatures, it helps me learn more about who a poster is. Cheesy, I know, but whatever.
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« Reply #9 on: May 21, 2012, 07:06:44 am »
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Heck no!  They're one of the... shall we say better functioning... methods of communication left to us.  Those and our user-names.
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« Reply #10 on: May 21, 2012, 08:34:12 am »
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I can't even remember what I have in mine, if anything.
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« Reply #11 on: May 21, 2012, 08:50:06 am »
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I can't even remember what I have in mine, if anything.

Not much

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« Reply #12 on: May 21, 2012, 09:12:48 am »
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I found the signatures so distracting and traumatic initially, that after I signed up for the Forum, I didn't post for a year or two except for a couple maybe. And then I bitched, and someone told me how to turn them off, and then I started posting.. Yes, whomever told me how to turn them off should be perma-banned no doubt about it. Tongue

Now however I am used to them, and really hardly see them anymore, and turned them on a couple of years ago. The mind adapts. In fact, it is kind of an interesting case study really. Maybe it should be written up in some neurological journal or something.
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« Reply #13 on: May 21, 2012, 10:00:18 am »
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I turned signatures off about 2 or 3 years ago. Of course, I'm sure I still have a signature up on mine. It makes this forum so much easier to read. I came on once without logging in from a friends computer, and man it was annoying! All the people who have some huge pictures, or annoying gifs.. I don't think I'd ever turn them back on at this point.
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« Reply #14 on: May 21, 2012, 11:22:20 am »
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yes, i appreciate not having to scroll through a page or 2 of sarkozy as the lion king or stuff you would see on hot topic. i guess i'm weird like that.
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That has got to be one of the most retarded proposals I have read on this forum.

Don't worry, I'm sure more will crop up shortly.
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« Reply #15 on: May 21, 2012, 12:11:56 pm »
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wow I thought it would be 80%+ no.  I've been disabling for a few years now
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« Reply #16 on: May 21, 2012, 12:16:57 pm »
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Hell no and i like to keep hot girls in there or good quotes when I can for the amusement of those who don't disable them......
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« Reply #17 on: May 21, 2012, 12:24:37 pm »
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No, I like signatures. Though I'd strongly support some sort of limit on the size of images in them.

Or even better, I'd like it if there were an ignore signatures feature, where you're only ignoring a specific poster's signature.  So I could ignore Hashemite's signature, but not necessarily Hashemite.
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« Reply #18 on: May 21, 2012, 01:37:16 pm »
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I left them disabled for my first several months as a poster, but I've enjoyed them since I re-enabled the feature not long ago.

AdBlock and the ignore function are sufficient to keep them under control.
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« Reply #19 on: May 21, 2012, 01:45:34 pm »
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I'd like it if there were an ignore signatures feature, where you're only ignoring a specific poster's signature.
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That has got to be one of the most retarded proposals I have read on this forum.

Don't worry, I'm sure more will crop up shortly.
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« Reply #20 on: May 21, 2012, 04:01:40 pm »
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Of course.

Seems like, for the most part, only newbies still use them.
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« Reply #21 on: May 21, 2012, 04:04:54 pm »
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I turned off signatures years ago; after I did, I wondered why I hadn't done it years before.

Likewise.
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« Reply #22 on: May 21, 2012, 11:05:37 pm »
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No, I like signatures. Though I'd strongly support some sort of limit on the size of images in them.
Indeed.  This is the only "adult" message board I go to that doesn't have a size limit on sigs.
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« Reply #23 on: May 22, 2012, 12:53:27 am »
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No. I like signatures, it helps me learn more about who a poster is. Cheesy, I know, but whatever.
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« Reply #24 on: May 22, 2012, 05:12:07 am »
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Often necessary to tell people apart.
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