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Forum topic by Howie posted 07-21-2013 03:16 PM 706 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-21-2013 03:16 PM

Is there a way to return to your place after reading a topic without having to retrace your steps thru the screens?
(i.e a back button)

-- Life is good.

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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 07-21-2013 05:58 PM

Most of the time…


When you click a link within a LumberJocks post, it will take you to a New Tab where you can read, browse, & do anything you want… When done, Delete the TAB you are in, and you will return exactly to the LJ Post that you came from…

Is that what you were trying to do?

Well, it seems like it USED TO BE that way…
In testing it, just now, it doesn’t seem to work that way anymore…
I was able to, however, just clicking the Back arrow to eventually return to where I came from.

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#2 posted 07-21-2013 07:01 PM

  • Open the main LJs screen you like to hang out in.
  • Right click and then click on “Open in new tab” on the topic you NOW want to read.
  • Then only close the right tab and you’re back to where you started

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#3 posted 07-21-2013 07:39 PM

Do what HorizMike says and just remember to “refresh” that main page every once in a while so you see the new stuff that gets added.

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#4 posted 07-21-2013 10:48 PM

That works, Thanks to Mike and Joe

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