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Model tags abuse [message #13692] Tue, 15 June 2010 10:50 UTC Go to next message
avatar Jettuh  is currently offline Jettuh
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Is it just me,
but when i search for model trains section,,, i get to see people's models wich don't have anything to do with the section of the gallery.

Isn't there anything to do about it?


Here are some examples of things that are in my eyes abuses of the tag system.

Modeltrains:
http://www.shapeways.com/model/128337/stelle01.html
and
http://www.shapeways.com/model/77900/ksitigarbha.html

Puzzle:
http://www.shapeways.com/model/52936/one_ring_to_rule_the_ba ll.html

how do you people think of this?
that when you go to a theme page,, and see stuff that doesn't belong there?

Re: Model tags abuse [message #13693 is a reply to message #13692 ] Tue, 15 June 2010 12:20 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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The puzzle one I could see as an unsolvable puzzle of sorts. The two model train links looks like the designers made a mistake as those tags are the only ones that seems out of place.


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Re: Model tags abuse [message #13792 is a reply to message #13692 ] Fri, 18 June 2010 19:14 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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I think the designers made a mistake.

I removed the two models from the model trains gallery.

Regarding your question what to do about it: just mention it in the forum and we will take action.

Thanks!

Robert
Re: Model tags abuse [message #13793 is a reply to message #13692 ] Fri, 18 June 2010 19:15 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Could this also be related to untagging not untagging mentioned in one of the latest updates?


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Re: Model tags abuse [message #13795 is a reply to message #13793 ] Fri, 18 June 2010 19:18 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Not sure what you mean. Can you eloborate?
Re: Model tags abuse [message #13796 is a reply to message #13692 ] Fri, 18 June 2010 19:20 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar Youknowwho4eva  is currently offline Youknowwho4eva
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In the latest update

Fixed a bug in the removal of products from categories. Sometimes the product stayed visible in a category, even when the category was removed from the product (caching issue)


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Re: Model tags abuse [message #13797 is a reply to message #13796 ] Fri, 18 June 2010 19:22 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Clear. And mo, these products were put into custom galleries (in this case the model trains gallery). The update was about removing your product from a category.

Cheers!

Robert
Re: Model tags abuse [message #13830 is a reply to message #13692 ] Sun, 20 June 2010 18:25 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar Oskar_van_Deventer  is currently offline Oskar_van_Deventer
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Same for the 3D Puzzles section: objects that are not puzzles ...
Re: Model tags abuse [message #14001 is a reply to message #13692 ] Sat, 26 June 2010 10:17 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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an observation from a noob... the gallery default is 'model trains' on the upload a model page... easily missed... perhaps make the default '-------' with the compulsory *
Re: Model tags abuse [message #14006 is a reply to message #14001 ] Sat, 26 June 2010 23:07 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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I believe the default is "no gallery", you have to press the Add button for the selector value to be applied.
Re: Model tags abuse [message #14103 is a reply to message #14006 ] Wed, 30 June 2010 06:51 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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click 'upload'... default for Category is 'Default', default for Gallery is 'Model Trains'... like i said, it is easily missed Wink
Re: Model tags abuse [message #14106 is a reply to message #14103 ] Wed, 30 June 2010 09:12 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Those may be the default items in the drop down boxes, but it is still only added after you click add (it will then appear below the selection box)

Cheers!

[Updated on: Wed, 30 June 2010 09:12 UTC]


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Re: Model tags abuse [message #14129 is a reply to message #14106 ] Wed, 30 June 2010 17:34 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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virtox wrote on Wed, 30 June 2010 09:12

Those may be the default items in the drop down boxes, but it is still only added after you click add (it will then appear below the selection box)

Cheers!


lol... my bad... i did mention i'm a noob here Wink Thanks for putting me straight (& for your inspirational designs)
Re: Model tags abuse [message #14142 is a reply to message #14129 ] Wed, 30 June 2010 20:55 UTC Go to previous message
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No problem, I understand the confusion. Smile

Welcome to Shapeways btw.

And thank you kindly for your appreciation.

Cheers,

Stijn


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