Either way, this Forum has changed, and there is no excuse, spammers or whatever;Have you read through the thread and seen the actual, real explanation for the issue? It's NOT advertising. It's spammers.
+1It's not "this forum" that's at fault. All of us that help manage forums are dealing with exactly the same challenges as the folks that fun this particular place.
I had to set up a new television this past weekend. Larger, smarter. I reviewed it for Costco and gave it a 3. Change is a major pain, causes stress and takes up time.+1
Simply the "change" attracts renewed attention to ALL little details (simply ignored before the "change").
It is a fact.
Part of my IT life too - same old - people hate the change or people love the change - eventually everyone gets used to it.
You can do a search for them, I believe advanced search. Use the 3 vertical dots on the upper right of the page.At least they are still here, the site is still active and enough beekeepers to keep the conversation going. I'll manage. Did they ditch all the old posts in the overhaul?