Filters work differently from Agent

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Filters work differently from Agent

Postby jkauff » Sat Oct 06, 2012 9:30 am

I like the way Agent lets you select a post and add a kill filter. It automatically brings in the poster name or the post subject. I'm not clear yet how filters work in NB, although I've set up a couple, but a similar feature would be nice.
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Re: Filters work differently from Agent

Postby DThor » Sat Oct 06, 2012 10:25 am

I agree. Quade is actually looking into rethinking the filters to make them more approachable right now.

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