Welcome to
Mod The Sims
Online: 1684
News:
Have an account? Sign in:
pass:
If you don't have an account, why not sign up now? It's free!
Other sites: SimsWiki
Closed Thread   Locked by: Delphy Reason: Merge complete  Replies: 35 (Who?), Viewed: 38617 times.
Search this Thread
Old 12th May 2009, 2:04 PM DefaultUpcoming Change: Merging MTS and SC (Update Your SC Details!) #1
HystericalParoxysm
Original Poster

world renowned whogivesafuckologist



Join Date: Tommorow
Posts: 23,191
Thanks: 361342 in 233 Posts
47 Achievements

View My Journal


If you're a Sims Community member, you may have already read the thread there regarding the proposed merging of the two forums into one. If you haven't already read it, please go and do so now, at least the first post. We'll wait...

(elevator music)

(*taps foot, yawns, eats a sammich*)

(more elevator music)

Oh, hey, you're back.

Okay, so... makes sense, doesn't it? There are a lot of cool features that we can offer here at MTS that we can't at SC, including some neato new ones that we'll be rolling out soon that the MTS users haven't seen yet.

The main reason for this post is to remind MTS users that if you have a SC account that you would like merged with your MTS account, please be sure to log into it, and make sure your email address is correct. If not, please make sure to change your email to the correct address and re-activate your account (you'll get an activation email sent to the email you changed it to). This will help ensure that your SC account gets merged with your MTS account properly.

For more info on exactly what will happen with usernames, see this post.

And just as a note for those of you who may not be interested in social forums, remember, you can always filter whatever forums you don't want to see showing up in New Posts and your myMTS2 display by editing your forum subscriptions.

More information regarding the merger will be upcoming as we know exactly how/when/etc. - we'll keep you posted on anything you need to know. We do anticipate some downtime when the forums are merged (necessary for such a big change) but we will try to make it as quick and painless as we can for everyone.

Edit: You may notice that some of the SC forums are being added to MTS if you look at the forum list. This is mainly just preparatory so we can get them set up - you can't post in them yet. Hopefully that's not too confusing.

my simblr (sometimes nsfw)

“Dude, suckin’ at something is the first step to being sorta good at something.”
Panquecas, panquecas e mais panquecas.
Last edited by HystericalParoxysm : 14th May 2009 at 12:59 AM.
5 users say thanks for this.
[ Click here to view a longer list ]
Old 12th May 2009, 2:48 PM #2
bluetexasbonnie
Top Secret Researcher

Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,776
Thanks: 21300 in 56 Posts
20 Achievements

View My Journal


I'm not sure I wanted to know that I was stiff, stuffy, snarky and asocial ...
... nonetheless, I'll help roll out the welcoming keg, and bake some cookies for the warm tea group. (What kind of cookies go good with both beer and tea?)

Actually, I've always thought the division was sort of strange (yes, I understand why it was a good idea at the time) -- as you point out, we are all one community.

You can find more of my creations at The Sorceress & Company
Old 12th May 2009, 2:53 PM #3
Masterofallvideogames
Instructor

Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 528
Thanks: 4087 in 48 Posts
15 Achievements

View My Journal


Awesome , thanks!

Everything I do, All Glory will GO TO GOD! All the praises Goes to the Lord on High!
I don't want to gain the whole world and loose my Soul!
MOAVGproductions Youtube channel, subscribe to it!
MOAVGproductions blog/site
Official Facebook page, like it!
Old 12th May 2009, 4:39 PM #4
rian90
Top Secret Researcher

Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 1,872


Hmm..wonder if I will still be able to post on MTS2 after the merger? I have been a member of SC for years and have never been able to post. I sent email to the contact info and never received a response so finally just gave up. I sure hope this doesn't mess up my MTS2 account.
Old 12th May 2009, 5:00 PM #5
sherahbim
Field Researcher

Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 321
Thanks: 40882 in 43 Posts
19 Achievements

View My Journal


i think its an awesome idea! i love both sites and would love to see more of a connection between the two communities
Old 12th May 2009, 5:19 PM #6
jon119
Instructor

Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 545
Thanks: 43179 in 56 Posts
22 Achievements


I like the idea very much. There were times when I was just one step away from signing up for the SC but in fact I just checked the site out when there were special discussions.

Now I can also take part in them without having to remember one more password [and I don't want to use the same password on different pages for some reasons...].
Old 12th May 2009, 5:25 PM #7
G.O.C.
What just happend?



Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 1,777
2 Achievements


rian90, did you read this?

Life is for LIVING so, LIVE it and have Fun

Please use "spell check" when posting!!!
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
Old 12th May 2009, 7:08 PM #8
lewjen
Typical

Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 4,746
Thanks: 16676 in 95 Posts
23 Achievements

View My Journal


Hey great idea!! I wanted to be a member over there but I couldn't join 'cause of my e-mail. Thanks.
Old 12th May 2009, 7:16 PM #9
HystericalParoxysm
Original Poster

world renowned whogivesafuckologist



Join Date: Tommorow
Posts: 23,191
Thanks: 361342 in 233 Posts
47 Achievements

View My Journal


bluetexasbonnie - I didn't mean anyone in particular with that. You've always been very nice. It's not a universal thing, and it's not all the time. It can just get a little stuffy over here - having an area that's just about playing with pixel dollies might help a bit with that.

my simblr (sometimes nsfw)

“Dude, suckin’ at something is the first step to being sorta good at something.”
Panquecas, panquecas e mais panquecas.
Old 12th May 2009, 7:26 PM #10
bluetexasbonnie
Top Secret Researcher

Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,776
Thanks: 21300 in 56 Posts
20 Achievements

View My Journal


I didn't really take it as a personal comment, and certainly didn't think you meant it as that. I was trying to be humourous in my own stuffy, snarky way.

(hmm... maybe I really do need some mentoring.)

You can find more of my creations at The Sorceress & Company
Old 12th May 2009, 7:40 PM #11
Deluxe Designs
Wiki Wizard

Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 3,323
Thanks: 14942 in 68 Posts
20 Achievements

View My Journal


Ooh this sounds cool, i have never been at SC because it is such effort, but now it is easy i will be in the forums having a good chat! lol


It's ok, we all laugh-snort occasionally!
Check out some of my other stuff here.
Old 12th May 2009, 8:21 PM #12
Night Racer
Scholar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 1,095
Thanks: 1425 in 12 Posts
10 Achievements


oo this sounds epic
ust one question:

here i am sim~obsessor.
at the forums im Night Racer
could it be possible to re-name my MTS account to Night Racer and then merge them together?

at the time when i chose sim~obsessor as my account name i was tired and was somwhat carless as to what i chose...but now this is the only site/forum im part of where im NOT Night Racer...

other than that.. ithink this iea is the best ive herd for the site in a while.
(PS: when will the new site desighn theme be announced/set?)
Old 12th May 2009, 9:50 PM #13
willwrightfan
Lab Assistant

Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 143
Thanks: 42 in 2 Posts
3 Achievements

View My Journal


I like this idea a lot!
Old 12th May 2009, 10:47 PM #14
edejan
Mad Poster

Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 3,566


Yeah, I agree with the idea. I'm a member on both forums and visit both daily. This will just make it a little easier for me...thumbs up!!
Old 12th May 2009, 10:57 PM #15
pierreandreply4
Field Researcher

Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 220
1 Achievements


Thank you very much for the info

Pierre
Old 12th May 2009, 10:56 PM #16
Nysha
Née whiterider



Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 19,716
Thanks: 42704 in 93 Posts
36 Achievements

View My Journal


sim~obsessor, it's probably easiest if you wait until after the site merge, and then request an account merge under the name you want.

The existing themes will be retained, and the SC ones added - a few SC features will be added here and there, but none of that is finalised yet.

What I lack in decorum, I make up for with an absence of tact.
Old 13th May 2009, 12:39 AM #17
cupcake12winx
Alchemist

Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 2,816
Thanks: 67 in 4 Posts
3 Achievements

View My Journal


I like the idea, but on SC I have an account and have not been able to post. I've never gotten the activation email... will that affect what I do on here?
Old 13th May 2009, 5:13 AM #18
karin_hoshi
Test Subject

Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 14


Sounds good. No more divisions. Sounds like progress to me. *cookies for everyone*
Old 13th May 2009, 6:17 AM #19
bbc100
Field Researcher

Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 322


I want my name in red

I am MOHAAPlayer on Discord
Old 13th May 2009, 7:07 AM #20
DaCruikshanks
Test Subject

Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 34


The Ravelry thing was cute.

I think this is a great idea! Hopefully it'll get the people who spend all their time making CC to play and getting the people who play's talent making CC.

Plus I'm too lazy to get a separate SC account.

Siggy
Old 13th May 2009, 8:56 AM #21
Tashiketh
Warrior Gryphon



Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 9,745
Thanks: 85196 in 20 Posts
28 Achievements


bbc100, Only Admins get red names, and you certainly dont qualify.

Story books are full of fairy tales, of Kings and Queens, and the bluest skies.
Old 13th May 2009, 10:27 AM #22
tree4me
Mad Poster

Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 3,626
Thanks: 3785 in 26 Posts
10 Achievements


Do I qualify, Delphy? :p

Just kidding. Like I said on S-C, I'm all for the idea. I've always found that MTS wasn't as cheery as S-C.

This allows me to see into the minds of people! That's right, I can actually see what they're thinking!
So long as what they're thinking is exactly what I think they're thinking.
Old 13th May 2009, 1:06 PM #23
EvilCatsMom
Test Subject

Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 18


This is a GREAT idea! I've never been motivated to sign up for SC (my inherent laziness rears it's ugly head), so this will be a welcome change. And I'm really looking forward to the "help" features being made more user friendly, as well as MTS2 being friendlier in general. Haha, maybe I can even get help in making myself a cool avatar and stuff! I will be sad when everything is down while the merger takes place, but I have complete faith in the admin/staff to make sure everything is up and running smoothly in time for TS3. Because, as everyone knows, you guys ROCK! As a geologist, I would know!
Old 13th May 2009, 1:42 PM #24
kentuckyfriedsims
Lab Assistant

Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 83


I'm all for it!

I have never bean on SC myself, I hope its friendlier then the Sims 2 site Forum.

They get really Bullish there.

And they don't like new comers ether, their like rabid dogs, they attack at the smell of new blood.LOL.

Be A Leader Not A Follower, Live Outside The Box!
Old 13th May 2009, 2:07 PM #25
Taruto
Lab Assistant

Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 99
Thanks: 1356 in 21 Posts
8 Achievements


Hmm. I can't get into my SC account (the email address I used to sign up is forever deleted) I'd like to merge it into my MTS2 account. What can I do?

You can have as much dust as you like because it's got no calories!
Closed Thread


Section jump:


Powered by MariaDB Some icons by http://dryicons.com.