Re: IE8/YahooGroups/hover color
On Mon, 24 Aug 2009 05:38:31 -0400, DMP wrote:
> Spouse uses IE8 to read Yahoo Groups to which he belongs and complained that
> the browser no longer saves read messages by changing colors. It makes it a
> bit cumbersome to remember where you left off reading.
> I looked at my copy of IE8, which I don't use much and went into the Yahoos
> Groups and mine doesn't remember what messages were last read either. I
> searched around IE8 every place I could think of and searched in Yahoo
> Groups. There is no preferences setting in Yahoo that I could find. The only
> thing I came close to was the "hover colors" window in IE8 that I found at
> the bottom of the Internet options window, but the thing is grayed-out.
> Again, I really don't know if this is an IE8 issue, but it wasn't a problem
> in IE7. I don't ever remember having to fool with the browser so it will
> remember we left off reading in message groups.
> This is not a devastating problem, but more of a daily annoyance. TIA
I don't use IE8 all that much. But checking message in a Yahoo! Group I am
subscribed to works as expected. Read messages are a different color. Not
knowing anything about the browser settings, I'd either be poking around the
browser menus (if it was a serious annoyance I wanted to be rid of; or if I
was just plain curious), or just forget about it, (if it was just a minor
Just cruising through, though, nothing stood out comparable to other
browsers, where you can choose the read links color. Maybe I'll take another
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