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Subject: Map dots
Date Posted: 7/11/2010 11:09 AM ET
Member Since: 6/13/2009
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how come only some of the dots on my map have a date as when the book was recieved?Some  just say PBS member and the town/st............others have the members id and the date arrived (but not the town & state).

profile privacy thing???

Date Posted: 7/11/2010 9:36 PM ET
Member Since: 7/19/2008
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I think the date would be if they left the book on their bookshelf or took it off.  (That option you choose when you mark a book received.)  Leaving it on your shelf on hold is what causes the system to know a lost posted date.  Some long time members take it off their shelf because for a short time period books would be automatically reposted after about two weeks.  (That was not a success.  That setting did not last long.)  The name, nickname, and town would be due to privacy settings.

Date Posted: 7/11/2010 10:48 PM ET
Member Since: 2/26/2009
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When did they add the lines?