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Subject: Members Wishing : 0 ???
Date Posted: 10/1/2013 9:56 PM ET
Member Since: 9/22/2010
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Why is it that some book data pages will have "Members Wishing: 0", while others will not even have the "Members Wishing" line at all?

I originally thought that if a book was not wish listed then the "Member Wishing" line would not appear, but it obviously does for some books.

It is also obvious I have been a member long enough that I'm starting to get anal about inconsistences.

Date Posted: 10/1/2013 10:02 PM ET
Member Since: 8/19/2007
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I've found that when it shows Members Wishing: 0 - it indicates that there are no books with that ISBN in the system.  When it doesn't show the MW, it indicates that there are books in the system with that ISBN.  HTH.  Pat

Date Posted: 10/1/2013 10:52 PM ET
Member Since: 1/17/2009
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Yup, Pats right. Zero copies gets the members wishing: 0 notation and books in the system just have an Order button.
Date Posted: 10/17/2013 11:46 AM ET
Member Since: 9/22/2010
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Makes sense. Thanks.