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We have started implementing the changes we promised here: Upcoming Changes To FPN
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we do appear to be back....

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#31 sexauerw

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 19:51

A HUGE thank you to all involved in rescuing my favorite pen board!!!  I'm looking forward to getting the rest of the features back, such as the beautiful library skin.


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#32 Bill Wood

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 19:54

An absolute titanic effort from the FPN team.  My congratulations Wim. Being a bit of a programmer I am interested in knowing what happened so it doesn't happen again.

 

Many - Many people thankful for your work.  Thank you again.



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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:03

I'm glad to see the slings and arrows of outrageous misfortune didn't dent the admins' determination to get the site back up and running. Kudos to you, chaps and chapettes.


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#34 wimg

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:06

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For you all! Thanks! And for those who missed the emoticon :).

 

Warmest regards, Wim


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#35 RMN

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:09

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For you all! Thanks! And for those who missed the emoticon :).

 

Warmest regards, Wim

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Edit... The board refuses my twenty thumbups.....


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#36 myn

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:11

Thanks for all your hard work - sure good to have FPN back online. :thumbup:


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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:14

Great Job!  Thanks for all your hard work getting the site back up and running.  


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#38 Stompie

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:15

:cloud9:    Yay Yay Yay!!!!!!!


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#39 BoBoJones

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:17

Glad you survived. Unfortunately, I might get interested in this stuff again.

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:21

Can we get a Yay? >>>>>  Y A Y !!!

The enormous effort by All is much appreciated. ( clappie hands emoticon)

Nice to be safe at home again : )



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#41 ISW_Kaputnik

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:32

I made a post in one of the pen forums where I said that I was glad the forum was back and hoped it would last.  I see that that was on April 29th.s :yikes: It dropped again later in the day.

 

Hopefully it really is back for a good long time now.  I missed it.


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#42 DaveM

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:35

Welcome Back!  I lurk a lot here, but I need to get back into the convo again...  Thanks for all of the hard work. 


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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:40

I can't thank you guys enough!

What do you do for a living (when you're not working here)?

I don't know what to do when you're not here!!

 

Mike

 


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#44 Newjelan

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:44

What a pleasant surprise! I woke up this morning (Monday), thought I'd quickly check before getting ready for work... And YAY, you're back!

Now I'm running late, but very happy.

#45 VAgal

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:46

Many, many thanks to Wim and all who worked on getting FPN up and running again. Your hard work is greatly appreciated.

 

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#46 kkshadow

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:55

Many, many thanks from this corner of California as well.  Hope you all get a chance to catch your breath.


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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:55

Nice to see the site back up...looks good


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#48 farmdogfan

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:56

great job ! i tip my cap.


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Posted 05 May 2013 - 20:59

So glad you are back.....

Thanks to Wim and everyone else that may have been involved in getting things ....

Back to normal....

Whatever that is....

#50 Pennata Penna

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:00

I'm so glad FPN is back. Thank you Admin team.

This is just lovely.
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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:10

Not much I can add besides adding to the thanks that others have given.  I am very pleased to see FPN back.

 

Thanks,

 

 


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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:15

:cloud9:

 

So pleased to see you back.   Thank you all so much!!! 



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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:19

Kudos to everyone who put so much hard work into getting us back in business.



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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:27

OK - this is just not good enough. What the heck has been happening? I want my money back........oh wait.........

 

Great work everyone. You don't know what you've got until you lose it. I missed FPN.


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#55 pmhudepo

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:29

Great to see FPN back on-line again. Many thanks to the admins and everyone else for putting in a lot of work. Cheers!

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:29

Thanks so very much for the extraordinary effort and aggravation you devoted to bring this fabulous site back - and in a new and improved version! 

 

Truly appreciated.


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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:33

Going to become a first time donor today - anyone else who hasn't done so at some stage may like to think about the same. 


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#58 Vintage Razor

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:34

Thank you!



#59 OcalaFlGuy

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:37

There's nothing like a week in another FP forum to make you appreciate this one.

 

Thanks for all the hard work getting things back up.

 

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#60 pmhudepo

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Posted 05 May 2013 - 21:37

Going to become a first time donor today - anyone else who hasn't done so at some stage may like to think about the same.


Excellent suggestion! Count me in as well!

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