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Windows 7: Whats your rep power ATM?

07 Oct 2009   #251
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Kari

I think you are right. There are many things different between SF and vistax64, win 8, and chrome. For example Here we can see the OP rep points (not rep power) in vista, and win 8 you cant. there you can only see their rep power. SO here I dont know what your rep power is, but do know how much rep points you have. there just the opposite. I find the other way annoying, but hey he who owns the ball makes the rules<g>

ken
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07 Oct 2009   #252
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chuckr View Post
He had spelled it out in a post:

Too many people getting too many rep points for nonsense posts.

However, all those people already 'got theirs', so to speak...

That's probably the same reason that there's no 'Rep-scale' in the comedy threads...

Does make it harder for noobies to get to any kind of badges now.
Which is the way it should be. Being a Seven Guru is just that...a Guru (or one with exceptional abilities) at using Windows 7 and since this is a help based forum than those kind of people are essential. It is all about building a reputation that you can help, are willing to help and have fantastic experience helping others. If a noobie ends up being very knowledeable and is willing to help than he/she will rise to Guru with little effort
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07 Oct 2009   #253
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

79 now.
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07 Oct 2009   #254
chuckr

XP_Pro, W7_7201, W7RC.vhd, SciLinux5.3, Fedora12, Fedora9_2x, OpenSolaris_09-06
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
... than he/she will rise to Guru with little effort
Unfortunately, it'll take about 'n' times the effort, now...

Suppose two 150'ers give rep to Martha. She gets 50 points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 300 points.

Now, two 100'ers also rep Martha. She gets 50 more points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 200 more points.

So now Martha has 100 points.
In the old days, she'd have 500 points.

Poor Martha has to do '5' times the 'little effort' than before...
The '5' is only for this little example.

The same argument goes for any other badge also...
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08 Oct 2009   #255
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chuckr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
... than he/she will rise to Guru with little effort
Unfortunately, it'll take about 'n' times the effort, now...

Suppose two 150'ers give rep to Martha. She gets 50 points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 300 points.

Now, two 100'ers also rep Martha. She gets 50 more points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 200 more points.

So now Martha has 100 points.
In the old days, she'd have 500 points.

Poor Martha has to do '5' times the 'little effort' than before...
The '5' is only for this little example.

The same argument goes for any other badge also...
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chuckr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
... than he/she will rise to Guru with little effort
Unfortunately, it'll take about 'n' times the effort, now...

Suppose two 150'ers give rep to Martha. She gets 50 points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 300 points.

Now, two 100'ers also rep Martha. She gets 50 more points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 200 more points.

So now Martha has 100 points.
In the old days, she'd have 500 points.

Poor Martha has to do '5' times the 'little effort' than before...
The '5' is only for this little example.

The same argument goes for any other badge also...
It is worse than that, IMO.

A noob who has contributed little, and may be capable of relatively little "guruness", has as much power to rep someone as any of the hard core professionals who dedicate quite a bit of time.

The change in Rep power was not to scale.
I see your guys points (and valid ones at that)

The only thing I know to do is absolutely nothing. Maybe someone might come up with something in the future that might ratify the situation
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08 Oct 2009   #256
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
I just want my second golden turd. I will have to work my *ss off to get it.
How much is the rep for it? 5000 or 10000?
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08 Oct 2009   #257
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

If wishes were fishes... Hungry??

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09 Oct 2009   #258
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

AM

Points for style as usual. I agree but its built into vbulletin and John chose 25. I think the second gold turd is either 10k or 15k. In any case a lot of noobs away for us both.
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09 Oct 2009   #259
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chuckr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
... than he/she will rise to Guru with little effort
Unfortunately, it'll take about 'n' times the effort, now...

Suppose two 150'ers give rep to Martha. She gets 50 points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 300 points.

Now, two 100'ers also rep Martha. She gets 50 more points.
In the old days, she would have gotten 200 more points.

So now Martha has 100 points.
In the old days, she'd have 500 points.

Poor Martha has to do '5' times the 'little effort' than before...
The '5' is only for this little example.

The same argument goes for any other badge also...
How DARE you throw algebra in my face, my poor brain.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
If wishes were fishes... Hungry??

Attachment 30812
You are too good to me.

BTW everybody - Tews made a good thing happen today. He went above and beyond to help a fellow SF member acquire a 64-bit install DVD. The recipient does not have a quality ISP or usage plan. Tews caught a glimpse of the problem and solved it.

Outstanding!
Good job Tews :)

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Back to being on topic, my rep power is 62 (wow it moved at a slow pace )
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09 Oct 2009   #260
ccatlett1984

 

I'm currently sitting with a rep power of 14. This monday is the MS launch event I'm going to, can't wait.
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