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Calendar starting day #1494 07/20/2006 5:43 AM
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The calendar shows the "starting" day as a Sunday. Is there any way to change it so that Monday becomes the "Starting" day?

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Peter] #1497 07/20/2006 7:06 AM
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In fact it would be good to be able to select which day to start the calendar on - not just Monday.

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Ian] #1500 07/20/2006 8:35 AM
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Currently I do not believe this is available in the Beta. If you would like, I can tow this up to Feature Suggestions forum.

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Yes please.

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Sounds a goof idea smile

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or even a good idea smile

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Ian] #1554 07/20/2006 4:59 PM
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Yeh, I was thinking about this before, it does need the ability to change the starting day as some cultures use saturday, some sunday, some monday as the starting day of the week...


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #3969 10/01/2006 10:56 AM
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I also miss a feature to set the first day of a week.


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yeh that was a sugguestion that coudlnt' be added due to caching...

I was hoping to have it in though, since a lot of people use saturday or monday for their week beginning...


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #170061 12/10/2006 12:06 PM
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Any chance to see that in a 7.1+ version? Otherwise I would have to hack the code on my own.

For me it would be enough to have a config option that is fixed all over the forum, so the caching should be no issue.


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Maze] #170072 12/10/2006 5:09 PM
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I believe the 7.1 featureset is locked (since its in private beta right now), and theres always hopes for future versions, but I haven't heard anything for this option.


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #186512 06/13/2007 5:56 AM
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Anything new about this?

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: jonal] #187126 06/16/2007 12:18 PM
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I don't know, but maybe we should ask again?


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Maze] #187135 06/16/2007 3:55 PM
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I'll bump too wink


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #187140 06/16/2007 4:09 PM
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Yea, but you bumped for post count tongue JK

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #187141 06/16/2007 4:09 PM
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I'll burp as well wink

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Ian] #187142 06/16/2007 4:09 PM
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and you two didn't? :x


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #187145 06/16/2007 4:11 PM
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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #187147 06/16/2007 4:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Gizmo
and you two didn't? :x


never! wink

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Ian] #187157 06/16/2007 4:42 PM
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sooo childish (lol)


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Peter] #187167 06/16/2007 5:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Peter
The calendar shows the "starting" day as a Sunday. Is there any way to change it so that Monday becomes the "Starting" day?


Spamming aside wink I think this is a very good idea.

As more people adopt Threads, I think you will see this question arise more often.

Culturally, most weeks (I believe) start on Sunday & Monday.

However, we can't forget the Muslim world.
I suspect quite a few are using UBB? (I don't know the stats.)
I believe the Islamic week 'start' is Saturday.

Just a thought.




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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: driv] #187202 06/16/2007 9:55 PM
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I don't bump for post-count - I'd never do that. wink

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Rose] #187205 06/16/2007 10:35 PM
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I have several Romanian friends whos calendars start on Saturday. I have several Russian friends whos calendars start on Monday's. And my calendar starts on a Sunday... It honestly varies and I'd LOVE to see the ability to offset it in Threads.


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #187523 06/18/2007 12:36 PM
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Another vote for this feature. smile

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*cough*


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Maze] #194579 08/17/2007 6:30 PM
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I don't know why you keep bumping this, I added this to 7.3 days ago. While I haven't built the UI for it, you can set the first day of the week to be any of the 7 days

Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Ian Spence] #194581 08/18/2007 1:37 AM
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<snicker> my day1 can be wednesday? Now that's just cool wink...


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #194663 08/19/2007 10:21 AM
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can everyday be a weekend? smile

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Originally Posted by Ian
can everyday be a weekend? smile
When you're self employed, everyday is a work day... or weekend, depending on how you want to slack off...


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Re: Calendar starting day [Re: Gizmo] #202429 12/03/2007 3:16 PM
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Dear Ian,

Will 7.3 actually allow users to set this in their profile (on an individual per-user basis)?

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I just had a look Yomar, and it's not a per user setting. The calender is often showed as an island, if it's a per user setting, the information in it can not be cached, and would impose more on the resources.


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Thank you for your reply blaaskaak!

How about implementing two cached versions of the calendar? A Sun and a Mon calendar? That wouldn't impose that much on the resources, I guess...

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