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by bilyth
Thu May 08, 2008 12:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: anyone else have problems using news watches?
Replies: 14
Views: 20280

Re: anyone else have problems using news watches?

Ok, anyone else have this problem & found a solution. My "fix" of rebooting into safemode isn't working anymore. So i cannot run cleanup wizard at all. I think GN is slowing things down because of it & i'm getting c++ runtime error crashes with GN very often...i think it's related ...
by bilyth
Fri Feb 01, 2008 7:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: anyone else have problems using news watches?
Replies: 14
Views: 20280

Re: anyone else have problems using news watches?

i found a "solution" (sort of) to my issue of flickering non-visible screen when i try to run cleanups or set up news alerts. (see my previous post for description & screen capture). I've found that if i run win xp in safe mode & only run greatnews..i am able to see the program pro...
by bilyth
Fri Dec 28, 2007 5:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: anyone else have problems using news watches?
Replies: 14
Views: 20280

yeah otherwise i'm also very impressed with GN. a few little more tweaks would be nice to add to the program..but otherwise it's very impressive.

ah well, i guess i can't use the news alerts
by bilyth
Wed Dec 19, 2007 2:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: anyone else have problems using news watches?
Replies: 14
Views: 20280

yeah, MGroenewald- that's exactly what i'm getting. here's a screen shot posted on image shack (hope i did it ok) http://img152.imageshack.us/content.php?page=done&l=img152/5205/screencaptureyw4.png the only thing you don't see in the screen shot is under "watch selected feeds"; the li...
by bilyth
Mon Dec 17, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: anyone else have problems using news watches?
Replies: 14
Views: 20280

hmm i don't think i'm explaining my problem very clearly & it sounds like i'm the only one with this problem. (can someone explain how to insert an image..i'll insert a screen shot). this is definitely a greatnews only issue (i'm definitely not going to re=install my OS for this..for now). it's ...
by bilyth
Fri Dec 07, 2007 6:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Alert for news
Replies: 1
Views: 8268

if i understand the question, you can right click a feed & go to properties, settings. & choose "notify me of new feeds/alerts" (something like that). unfortunately can do it for groups only individual feeds (don't know why). i find htis is a powerful reader & i like it alot bu...
by bilyth
Fri Dec 07, 2007 6:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: anyone else have problems using news watches?
Replies: 14
Views: 20280

anyone else have problems using news watches?

when i try to use news watch feature, my feeds list flickers & i cannot see the "next" or "cancel" buttons. i can't seem to "select" my feed groups. the same thing happens when i do cleanup wizard... anyone else have this problem. (the list keeps flickering & i ...
by bilyth
Mon Dec 03, 2007 7:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: why wont' my feed update to the setting i set?
Replies: 0
Views: 8432

why wont' my feed update to the setting i set?

i want a particular feed to update very frequently. i set it (through properties) to update every 1 min. however, it's constantly missing numerous feed updates.

anyone else have this problem? or know how to resolve/improve the update?
by bilyth
Thu Nov 15, 2007 9:33 am
Forum: Suggestions & Bug Reports
Topic: temporarily seeing full titles in news list
Replies: 1
Views: 5180

temporarily seeing full titles in news list

when i view the newslist..sometimes there are some titles that are too long to read. i wish you could see the full title when you temporarily hover the mouse arrow over the title (like the way it works in outlook for mail title/dates etc..when you don't see the whole thing). otherwise i have to adju...
by bilyth
Wed Nov 14, 2007 2:27 pm
Forum: Suggestions & Bug Reports
Topic: options to mark read & auto scroll for each aritcle
Replies: 1
Views: 5448

options to mark read & auto scroll for each aritcle

so right now, i've set the reading pane to 10 articles per page. i love how it goes to next page when you wheel scroll at the bottom of the page & automatically marks previous page as read. But, i'd like to see little icons or something under or next to each article title to give me hte option t...
by bilyth
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: Suggestions & Bug Reports
Topic: set individual update times
Replies: 2
Views: 5847

thanks for the inof about he feeds. but i definitely need it for the group & even to select multiple groups at once & set individual retrieval times. i don't know what so difficult for setting the group if you can set the feed. i have up to 10 groups with hundreds (2-300) feeds ..so it would...
by bilyth
Wed Nov 14, 2007 10:57 am
Forum: Suggestions & Bug Reports
Topic: subfolders
Replies: 4
Views: 9823

interesting it's not implimented elsewhere. i tried newsgator with outlook & there you can create as many & organize in any way subfolders for your feeds. it was nice to do that but newsgator couldn't handle all my feeds (not sure what the problem was) so i switched to greatnews. definitely ...
by bilyth
Wed Nov 14, 2007 10:51 am
Forum: Suggestions & Bug Reports
Topic: undo "mark read"
Replies: 1
Views: 5284

undo "mark read"

is there or i wish there was an undo "mark read" button..to undo the last page/feed/group you just marked read. i accidently marked all my feeds read & i don't believe ther' s anything i can do...

would be a nice option.

thanks
bt
by bilyth
Sun Nov 11, 2007 5:33 am
Forum: Suggestions & Bug Reports
Topic: where's the "read' drop down option?
Replies: 2
Views: 5952

ok, i guess that does work..however, i normally don't read my feeds with the title page; so i prefer if i could simply click a "read" option in the pull down.

thanks though for the info.

bt
by bilyth
Thu Nov 08, 2007 12:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: is there a way to view my feeds online from another computer
Replies: 7
Views: 12454

ok, thansk for the info. how about this scenario: if i want to transfer my news feeds from my flash drive (well i'm actually using an external HD) to a computer that already has GN installed...which file(s) do i need to transfer so i can run GN off my computer (it runs too slowly off the external HD...

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