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Icon next to my post

  1. Apr 4, 2012 #1
    why do I always get little post and what it looks like a black blob or firework in the middle - icon next to all my post
    Last edited: Apr 4, 2012
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  3. Apr 4, 2012 #2


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    If I understand what you mean, it means just what you wrote - thread in which you posted. Makes it easier to follow threads you are interested in.
  4. Apr 4, 2012 #3


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    Hovering your mouse over an icon usually brings up its description. If I've got it right regarding what you are asking about then this should answer your question:

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