Author Topic: Posts not locked after goods are sold  (Read 680 times)

Offline kenvanraas

Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #15 on: July 10, 2018, 09:18:22 PM »
*** Pls lock ***  :pleasant:

Offline PaganMcLoud

Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #16 on: July 10, 2018, 09:30:45 PM »
You cannot edit your ad which is stupid actually. You can't adjust the price nor mark it as sold. This what they say when you want to place an ad:

"Ads submitted and approved automatically expire after two weeks"

Yeah right, mine has been running for two months now and not expired and I cannot mark them sold (which happened more than a month ago) :whistler:
Consider the reasoning behind not allowing sellers to edit their ads.   It leaves room for potential "foulplay" on the seller's part.  I dont think there's much wrong with the current system, but I do see the benefit of a FORCED SALES TEMPLATE that if not filled completely, your ad is not posted.  Just not sure if the site software currently allows for this. 
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Offline BJ

Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #17 on: July 10, 2018, 11:09:53 PM »
if its long been sold then the responsibility rested on the part of the buyer to actually check the initial date of the thread - if its more than 6 months old then its basically pointless to consider this not sold since if it isnt sold the seller will keep bumping the thread - i never respond to any sale thread that hasnt seen any action for over 6 months - its actually irritating when someone responds to threads that are like 2 to 3 years old because the odds that the seller still has this item for sale despite the thread still being open is actually around 0,0000001%

I have no problem with a FS thread being open indefinitely....if not sold.

The Mods have been very good at closing the threads if requested by seller, so I salute them on this!!

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Offline kenvanraas

Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #18 on: July 10, 2018, 11:26:20 PM »
whats grey matter

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Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #19 on: July 11, 2018, 07:48:28 AM »
whats grey matter

The solid version of grey water  :nfi:   ;D
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Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #20 on: July 11, 2018, 08:50:12 AM »
SMC software can be flagged to permit posters to close their posts.  Would this satisfy these requirements?
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Offline manetino

Re: Posts not locked after goods are sold
« Reply #21 on: July 12, 2018, 12:17:03 PM »
This used 2 be the mods' responsibility but now it's the sellers' responsibility.   With all due respect.... a "matter of urgency?"   Aren't you over-playing your role just a little bit?   It's kinda like that guy who played Lex Luthor in Batman vs Superman.     :)

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