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Why is it that, whenever I post something, the icon on the side is an envelope with a

  1. Nov 4, 2003 #1
    Why is it that, whenever I post something, the icon on the side is an envelope with a black dot in the middle?!? It looks like I don't want it to be answered!!?? Does it have to do with that I am fairly new?

    Thanks!
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  3. Nov 4, 2003 #2

    Eh

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    It just indicates that the post is one in which you've posted. Log on as someone else, and it will go away.
     
  4. Nov 4, 2003 #3
    That makes sense. Thanks!
     
  5. Nov 6, 2003 #4

    Phobos

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    Helpful for scanning through lists of topics to see where your ongoing discussions are.

    But don't do that. Be yourself, not a "sock puppet".
     
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