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  1. Search for no results doesn't tell you that

    If you search for a box title that doesn't match anything, you only see the column headers and Export Box Info - export to Excel in .csv on the page. You should see something like "Not clues match your search"

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      0 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Admin →
    • Don't count Attempts that are on the same date

      A recent update automatically archives a clue when it has three attempts since the last Find. This could a problem if three letterboxers are hiking together, don't find a box that is actually there and all record their attempt, causing the box to be archived.

      12 votes
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      • Fix the letterbox search so it recognizes any city, state and returns all boxes near there.

        Currently, the top search option where you can type in a city, state or zip code, doesn't always recognize the place you enter and says "Sorry, but I don't understand that location. Error Type:". Also, if it does return clues, it may leave some out that should be included.

        21 votes
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          5 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Admin →
        • Allow finders to leave a brief comment on all boxes except mysteries, if the planter has been inactive for a set period of time

          If the planter is long-gone and therefore no longer maintains the clues, a comment field would allow finders to provide clue updates for future finders (for example, if landmarks have changed, or if the box needs maintenance). Not all boxes allow comments.

          9 votes
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          • Make status more clear

            In a search results list, let it show more clearly the status ofthe box. faded text indicates archived but that could just mean the planter hasn't been online. have a column to indicate the ok, retired, missing, etc. status so you don't have to open each clue to find out.

            8 votes
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            • Be able to type a letterboxer's name in the search box as an option

              Now you have to use a huge selection list, which can be difficult.

              16 votes
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                3 comments  ·  Clue Search  ·  Admin →
              • Show finder comments on clue page

                Baqash

                the finder comments currently can only be seen on the status page. it would be good for comments, like those suggested above, to be seen after the clue on the clue page.

                11 votes
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                • Do not make COUNTY a required field when adding a letterbox

                  When I am in towns away from home I have no idea what county I am in. Could that info be auto-populated when you enter city and state, or just let you skip over it completely?

                  5 votes
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                    6 comments  ·  Clue Search  ·  Admin →
                  • Occasionally display suggestion to donate

                    I'm thinking of a little banner at the top of the page that suggests donating. Other than fund drives, I would only display it for non-members. Or maybe it should only display for non-donators...

                    4 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Donations  ·  Admin →
                    • 9 votes
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                      • Printer friendly clues

                        It would be nice to have printer friendly clues. Maybe a printer icon you click on to pull up a b&w page with text only.
                        This would be useful to tablet users as well.

                        6 votes
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                        • Have pin point locations in search results

                          Have the ability to show more exact locations in a city so as to filter through clues easier. That way you don't have to open each one to see where it is

                          12 votes
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                          • 5 votes
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                              3 comments  ·  Help  ·  Admin →
                            • Don't include Found/Ignored clues in Export Box Info if member hides them

                              When a member has their preference set to hide boxes that they have found or ignored and use Export Box Info, then don't include those clues on the exported CSV file. Currently, they are included with Found/Ignored in a column of the export.

                              5 votes
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                              • Archive boxes with a series of attempts, unarchive boxes with recent finds

                                Many boxes have been planted by now inactive boxers that have a series of attempts stemming back several years. A process should be developed to archive such boxes after a number of such attempts to declutter search results. Similarly, some boxes have been archived and are, in fact, available. Such boxes should be activated once again. Perhaps a group of volunteers could carry out this work in their region. (I would certainly volunteer to carry out such work!)

                                9 votes
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                                • Remove the link to Talk List Archive since it no longer works.

                                  When you click the Talk List icon on the main page of LBNA it takes you to a page with links to the Letterbox-USA Yahoo Group, Letterbox Memories, and Talk List Archive. The Archive link no longer works, and Letterbox Memories probably should be moved to another location (maybe under Help). In fact, this whole page should go away and when you click Talk List on main page it should take you straight there.

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                                    completed  ·  2 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Admin →
                                  • Allow search filtering to filter out boxes that haven't been found recently

                                    It'd be great if search results could be filtered so that boxes that you can filter out (a) boxes were the last record is "attempted but not found," or (b) boxes where the last find is older than a specified date range.

                                    13 votes
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                                      There is a Member Preference for setting for hold old the last find needs to be before it is ignored. You can override it in the Search for Letterboxes page. It does not currently apply to other listings such as clue baskets.

                                    • Distrance on Clue

                                      Let clue owner add a total distance covered in the clue so that members looking at search results can see the hiking distance related to a clue.

                                      19 votes
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                                        completed  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                                      • 3 votes
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                                        • Transfer a clue to another member

                                          Clue owner can transfer ownership of a clue to another member. The planter name should not change.

                                          9 votes
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