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I'm not interested in changing my username here. I'm just wondering how. I know a user who often change his/her username frequently. Is it possible?

 

- Clemence

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I believe you’d have to contact our admin for that? There is nothing I can see in the settings.

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I believe you’d have to contact our admin for that? There is nothing I can see in the settings.

I thought so too

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FPV wrote:
I believe you’d have to contact our admin for that? There is nothing I can see in the settings.

Yep, that’s correct.

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sb56637 wrote:
FPV wrote:
I believe you’d have to contact our admin for that? There is nothing I can see in the settings.

Yep, that’s correct.

Who’s the admin?

My current and or voltage measurements are only relevent to anything that I measure.

Budget light hobby proudly sponsored by my Mastercard and unknowingly paid for by a hard working wife. 

djozz said "it came with chinese lettering that is chinese to me".

old4570 said "I'm not an expert , so don't suffer from any such technical restrictions".

Old-Lumens. Highly admired and cherished member of Budget Light Forum. 11.5.2011 - 20.12.16. RIP.

 

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MRsDNF wrote:

Who's the admin?

I'm thinking it's moderator007.

Who else could call themself that?  ;)

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So we are looking for a happy Chinese person.

My current and or voltage measurements are only relevent to anything that I measure.

Budget light hobby proudly sponsored by my Mastercard and unknowingly paid for by a hard working wife. 

djozz said "it came with chinese lettering that is chinese to me".

old4570 said "I'm not an expert , so don't suffer from any such technical restrictions".

Old-Lumens. Highly admired and cherished member of Budget Light Forum. 11.5.2011 - 20.12.16. RIP.

 

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MRsDNF wrote:
Who’s the admin?
The downside of electronic communication… I can’t tell if you’re kidding or not! Given the length of time you’ve been around, I’m guessing you’re kidding. If not, it’s sometime that has commented in this thread and his user id number just happens to be #1.

MRsDNF wrote:
dchomak wrote:
Big Smile

So we are looking for a happy Chinese person.

Or someone with a fondness for a certain “herb” Wink
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gchart wrote:
MRsDNF wrote:
Who’s the admin?
The downside of electronic communication… I can’t tell if you’re kidding or not! Given the length of time you’ve been around, I’m guessing you’re kidding. If not, it’s sometime that has commented in this thread and his user id number just happens to be #1.
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dchomak wrote:
Big Smile
So we are looking for a happy Chinese person.
Or someone with a fondness for a certain “herb” Wink

I’m not the admin… lol. A side note it’s time to go home. Cool

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raccoon city wrote:

MRsDNF wrote:

Who’s the admin?


I’m thinking it’s moderator007.


Who else could call themself that?  ;)


One more word from you Mr. Raccoon and your band!!!!! Angry
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Just kidding Silly
Nope not me, I brought that name over from CPF years ago. Didn’t see any need in changing it.
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gchart wrote:
it’s sometime that has commented in this thread and his user id number just happens to be #1.
How the heck can you tell someone’s user id number?
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don’t see that anywhere.

"Over 2000000 hours (about 200 years) standby time"  (DQG Tiny 4th)

"27,157 results for zoomable flashlight" (ebay)

 

 

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beam0 wrote:

How the heck can you tell someone’s user id number?
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don’t see that anywhere.

Hover your mouse over a member's user name.

For you, I see "budgetlightforum.com/user/2514"

You are member #2514.

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Click/tap on their username to pull up their BLF profile. Note the number in your address bar.

Sorry, I’m a nerd. Computer Science major for my BS (masters was MBA). And I work on systems & data for a living. I pick up on weird crap like that.

Every profile is really just an ID number. The username is for convenience sake.

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MRsDNF wrote:
dchomak wrote:
Big Smile

So we are looking for a happy Chinese person.

Haaaaaaaaaaaaa! Crown

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I found #1 ^^^^^^ Wink
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Don’t delete your post SB or I’ll look stupid Wink

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So, it’s confirmed that there’s no way to change your user ID unless the moderator wants it.
SB, can I have mine in color? Big Smile

- Clemence

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raccoon city wrote:

beam0 wrote:

How the heck can you tell someone’s user id number?
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don’t see that anywhere.


Hover your mouse over a member’s user name.


For you, I see “budgetlightforum.com/user/2514


You are member #2514.

When I do that I only see “View user profile” (Firefox)

"Over 2000000 hours (about 200 years) standby time"  (DQG Tiny 4th)

"27,157 results for zoomable flashlight" (ebay)

 

 

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gchart wrote:
Click/tap on their username to pull up their BLF profile. Note the number in your address bar.

Sorry, I’m a nerd. Computer Science major for my BS (masters was MBA). And I work on systems & data for a living. I pick up on weird crap like that.

Every profile is really just an ID number. The username is for convenience sake.

Cool, thanks! I’ve noticed that when on my account page but never knew what that number was

"Over 2000000 hours (about 200 years) standby time"  (DQG Tiny 4th)

"27,157 results for zoomable flashlight" (ebay)

 

 

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Gotta wonder who is user #2

"Over 2000000 hours (about 200 years) standby time"  (DQG Tiny 4th)

"27,157 results for zoomable flashlight" (ebay)

 

 

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beam0 wrote:

When I do that I only see "View user profile" (Firefox)

Look in the bottom left corner of your web browser.

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beam0 wrote:

Gotta wonder who is user #2

I get a "Page not found" error for user #2.

User #3 is administrator, one of sb's accounts.

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Mine is to damn long it always interferes with my comments lol.

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raccoon city wrote:

beam0 wrote:

When I do that I only see “View user profile” (Firefox)


Look in the bottom left corner of your web browser.

Ahh yes that works, wow you’re #251!

"Over 2000000 hours (about 200 years) standby time"  (DQG Tiny 4th)

"27,157 results for zoomable flashlight" (ebay)

 

 

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beam0 wrote:

wow you're #251!

Yeah, there aren't that many active BLF members from year one (2010).

I don't buy flashlights that often, but I do enjoy me some forum.  :-)

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One more word from you Mr. Raccoon and your band!!!!! Angry
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I didn’t know Mr.Racoon had a band

καὶ τὸ φῶς ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ φαίνει καὶ ἡ σκοτία αὐτὸ οὐ κατέλαβεν

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This is me and my band.

I play a mean harmonica!  :-)

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raccoon city wrote:

beam0 wrote:

How the heck can you tell someone’s user id number?
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don’t see that anywhere.


Hover your mouse over a member’s user name.


For you, I see “budgetlightforum.com/user/2514


You are member #2514.

I think user 18650 should get a reward Smile

Chargers: 1xBasen BD01 5/5,1xDodge Charger, LiitoKala: 3xLii 100 4/5, 2xLii 202 5/5, 1xLii 402 3/5., MiBoxer C4-12 3/5
Flashlights: BLF Q8 4/5, Convoy BD04 5/5, DQG Tiny III, FiTorch MR35 3/5, Zebralight H600Fc 3/5.
Powerbanks: EasyAcc 26800 mAh 3/5, Xtar PB2 

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I think user 18650 should get a reward Smile

That would be amateurhour, and they haven't logged in for 1 year and 10 months.  :O

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I know after a massive 2 posts.
26650 is another option Smile

Those are the magic numbers on FA forum Smile

Chargers: 1xBasen BD01 5/5,1xDodge Charger, LiitoKala: 3xLii 100 4/5, 2xLii 202 5/5, 1xLii 402 3/5., MiBoxer C4-12 3/5
Flashlights: BLF Q8 4/5, Convoy BD04 5/5, DQG Tiny III, FiTorch MR35 3/5, Zebralight H600Fc 3/5.
Powerbanks: EasyAcc 26800 mAh 3/5, Xtar PB2 

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I’ll create another ID for 21700

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