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    Default Reopening a sticky thread for editing?

    I understand that to edit the Useful Websites sticky thread on the MS board, I need to wait until the thread can be reopened for editing. I'd like to know how long the wait might be?

    The thread needs quite a bit of tinkering. There has been a dramatic increase in the number of available MS drugs in recent years, for instance. Also, there are links in that thread that no longer work.
    MS diagnosed 1980. Avonex 2002-2005. Copaxone 6/07 - 5/10.
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    Hi agate :)

    The "useful links" thread is open to posting. We (mods or admins) can edit the first post to update/remove broken links and to add new links. David and I decided to just keep the replies going so folks would see that new stuff was added. I still think that's a good idea and we (mods/admin) can still make the edit to the first post so it's all current and easy to find.



    So to summarize: reply to the thread with the good/new links and then a mod/admin can edit the first post so all of that info is current/correct. Sound good?
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    Sounds good to me though there will be a lot of changes. Also, I was hoping do some tweaks in the formatting just to make post #1 and a couple of other posts more readable. Some stray bits of code have crept in, and there are some inconsistencies in the fonts. I wanted to make it as readable as possible since many of our members have vision problems.

    But since it doesn't seem possible just to reopen the thread (temporarily) for editing, this arrangement sounds fine. I'm sorry I can't move along faster on this. It may have to be done a bit at a time.
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