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Why possible to ignore signatures but not avatar images?

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@Leo    170

Why is it possible to ignore signatures that we don't like, but is impossible to do the same with avatar images?

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Farstrider    297

Why do you have one then? Remove it at once please, I don't like the teeth!

On topic: I have no idea why?

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thechronic    183

That is simply how IPB Comes. It is a default feature. Neowin are coding their own forum software however and i'm sure they will be open to feature suggestions.

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Timan    554

Ya, I actually would like this feature.

That or a new rule that bans animated avatars "HUM".........

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Nashy    1,292

That is simply how IPB Comes. It is a default feature. Neowin are coding their own forum software however and i'm sure they will be open to feature suggestions.

They are making their own??

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Nefarious Trigger    6,789

Yeah, since when are Neowin making their own?

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Brandon H    1,451

they've been working on it for quite awhile now

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Hum    6,929

Ya, I actually would like this feature.

That or a new rule that bans animated avatars "HUM".........

Not very nice :(

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Azusa    930

I don't have anything against animated avatars as long as they're smoothly done there is one on here that's kinda jerky and really distracting.

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@Leo    170

:)

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@Leo    170

This is truer than ever. There is one in particular that has plastered his ugly mugshot in his avatar and things everyone wants to look at his ugly bottom, err sorry, face.

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+The Evil Overlord    17,428

wow, that could be interpretted as a shot across Neobond's bow

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@Leo    170

It's not Neobond. :)

But what you say demonstrates why this is needed. Liking an avatar is very subjective. One may not like this bloak's face, while another might not want to see that animal there or that derp face in mine. Give us the option to hide them for specific users.

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Growled    3,880

It's not Neobond. :)

Darn. I was hoping you was talking about Neobond. :D

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Royalty    174

Okay fine, I'll remove my avatar.

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trag3dy    3,278

To be fair I often identify who is posting more often by the avatar than their name. I'm probably the only one who is like that though. :rofl:

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trek    181

This is truer than ever. There is one in particular that has plastered his ugly mugshot in his avatar and things everyone wants to look at his ugly bottom, err sorry, face.

person is always active in the 8 forums I assume

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@Leo    170

He always posts "facts" from his opinion. Does that give it away? :laugh:

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trek    181

He always posts "facts" from his opinion. Does that give it away? :laugh:

I just put him on my ignore list entirely ;)

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Haggis    981

This would be a good feature

I would not use it personally as i rarely see the avatars lol

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+jamesyfx    352

I think avatars make the overall website look better as they're used in a lot more places, not just in threads. That's the only reason why I have one - for ages I had no avatar. :huh:

Though I would agree that annoying/tasteless avatars should be forbidden. :p A lot of websites explicitly ban all animated avatars, just by not allowing .gif filetypes,

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Nefarious Trigger    6,789

I can't even recall what mine is - probably linked with my Facebook. But I use them for associations, I remember people by avatar.

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+exotoxic    430

You can make an ad block rule.

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Growled    3,880

You can make an ad block rule.

Could you give us an example?

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Detection    2,256

Could you give us an example?

Doesn't seem to work for me atm, but you could just right click the image and choose adblock plus image > custom

EDIT -Still works but you have to hover over the members name and right click the avatar from the popup

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