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Forum: Main Forum 08-02-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,138
Posted By fishbum
I would be interested in seeing the source...

I would be interested in seeing the source numbers for the "SUCCESS RATE" calc.
Forum: Main Forum 07-15-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,883
Posted By fishbum
At present in the statistics block it provides...

At present in the statistics block it provides Success Rate; Ave. Time; Record Time: Your Time and Either "Below Average" or "Above Average". May I suggest that following "your Time" you insert the...
Forum: Main Forum 07-11-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,883
Posted By fishbum
I notice also that even though the puzzle is...

I notice also that even though the puzzle is complete the last entry stays highlighted.
Forum: Main Forum 07-11-2018, 10:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,883
Posted By fishbum
It sure came as a surprise. I haven't solved very...

It sure came as a surprise. I haven't solved very many yet but notice that the cursor location no longer blinks.
Forum: Main Forum 03-07-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,013
Posted By fishbum
Wonder woman: What do mean by check the records?

Wonder woman: What do mean by check the records?
Forum: Main Forum 10-30-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,792
Posted By fishbum
There is a web site that will do it automatically...

There is a web site that will do it automatically for you. Look for 'create cryptogram'.
Forum: Main Forum 08-01-2017, 11:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,925
Posted By fishbum
So statistics include everyone who tries?

So statistics include everyone who tries?
Forum: Main Forum 07-31-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,925
Posted By fishbum
I am curious about very low success rates. Do...

I am curious about very low success rates. Do folks just give up if they don't see solution right away. No real interest in solving? I just solved one with a success rate < than 7% and gave it about...
Forum: Main Forum 07-26-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,958
Posted By fishbum
Thanks admin. The problem for me seems to be...

Thanks admin. The problem for me seems to be remedied.
Forum: Main Forum 07-25-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,958
Posted By fishbum
Video ads

I get a video car ad that I can't get rid of. It takes 25 secs to download and then just start to down load again. There seems to be nothing I can do to get past it. Some times it switches to another...
Forum: Main Forum 05-04-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,844
Posted By fishbum
Sorry. Ignore my post.

Sorry. Ignore my post.
Forum: Main Forum 05-04-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,844
Posted By fishbum
Stats bar on the right of screen

Please ignore this post.
Forum: Main Forum 11-18-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 22,712
Posted By fishbum
Cabela's ad for fire arms.

I would like to see it go away.
Forum: Main Forum 05-13-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 219,104
Posted By fishbum
"If A__ Ni_a_ is a terrorist, so is George...

"If A__ Ni_a_ is a terrorist, so is George Washington." by Gaddafi. There were 14 letters left. That is practically an infinite number of combinations try. If you didn't know who
A__ Ni_a_ is you...
Forum: Main Forum 03-11-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,266
Posted By fishbum
I saw a comment from a regular who said she...

I saw a comment from a regular who said she hesitated because she wasn't sure of the answer. I try my answer all the time and often have to go back. Other than time, is there a penalty for this?
Forum: Main Forum 11-18-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,501
Posted By fishbum
Thanks Lurker.

Thanks Lurker.
Forum: Main Forum 11-17-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,501
Posted By fishbum
Success rate

Just finished a gram with a very low success rate. I didn't find it all that difficult. Some folks commented on the low rate. I can't imagine that the dedicated solvers had much impact on the rate...
Forum: Main Forum 01-08-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,381
Posted By fishbum
The state are counts for the substitute letters...

The state are counts for the substitute letters not the letters in the actual quote.
Forum: Main Forum 01-08-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,381
Posted By fishbum
Time for my usual complaint about 'remaining'...

Time for my usual complaint about 'remaining' letters. Doesn't work right.
Forum: Main Forum 11-05-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 31,916
Posted By fishbum
This not a "solving" tip but a way of...

This not a "solving" tip but a way of completing 'grams in a relaxing manner. It assumes you are not in any competitive mode other than finding the solution. I use the on-screen keyboard, set my...
Forum: Main Forum 08-11-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,504
Posted By fishbum
Numbrix, Jumble, daily crosswords, Spider...

Numbrix, Jumble, daily crosswords, Spider Solitary and used to do a lot Free Cell. Oh, and Kyodi Mahjongg.
Forum: Main Forum 08-10-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,765
Posted By fishbum
Solving techniques:

Someone commented that they were reluctant to hit 'enter' or 'check it' because they were not sure of one letter. I hit 'check it' all the time. But I am not concerned about speed. My question is: Is...
Forum: Main Forum 07-18-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 18,161
Posted By fishbum
When I first started, I was skeptical that anyone...

When I first started, I was skeptical that anyone could even type that fast.
Forum: Main Forum 04-10-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 94,822
Posted By fishbum
I think it is fine the way it is. You might...

I think it is fine the way it is. You might consider making it a "preference" setting so it could be turned off or on.
Forum: Main Forum 07-10-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 21,342
Posted By fishbum
Comment col.

Maybe some who post their times just felt elated that they did pretty good.
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