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Friends - left corner of screen

Discussion in 'Version 2.04' started by olga, May 7, 2013.

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  1. olga

    olga Master Sergeant

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    I find that it is not useful at all that all my friends are now listed under friends in the left corner.
    I only need to see friends there who are on-line. Now I have to scroll the list to find them. I use this list when I want to whisper a friend- and when they are not on-line, I cant do that anyway.
    It does look nice with the pictures- but it takes up a lot of room - and that again makes the list longer. I prefer functionality - and it was much better as it was before.
     
  2. xDiego

    xDiego Staff Sergeant Elite Tester

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    I agree, it was a lot better before and clearer to see who is online
     
  3. magrb1e

    magrb1e Guest

    I completely agree with diego and olga.
     
  4. Bluep

    Bluep Guest

    I agree about the avatar picture part; that takes too much space.

    I don't mind the offliners being there (that saves me 2 clicks [because that nasty FSP reward screen is default in friends section..] if my buddy is not online and I have to write a telegram) - but offliners should be at the bottom. Sort the list first by online status, then alphabetically.
     
  5. lulumcnoob

    lulumcnoob Sergeant Former Team Member

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    I like seeing everyone on my friends list there, however, onliners should be put to the top of the list.
     
  6. Nelkstar

    Nelkstar Guest

    I 100% agree with you, Bluep. It's very useful to have all your friends in the list and not just onliners,
    but to make it more user-friendly it should be sorted by online/offline status. That would probably make
    it more attractive to those who only use the list for whispering as well, since they don't have to scroll
    all over the place to find the friends who are online.
     
  7. s3b-1q

    s3b-1q Guest

    Agree, but I wouldn't mind if the offline ones weren't shown either...
     
  8. killado

    killado Staff Sergeant

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    I HATE THIS THING...

    If i want to know the class i will check the profile, if i want to know if they are online... i know since there nick shows there.
    Get the older image back. Only the small point (green, gray and black) and the nick.
    Now with a room with 75... it takes forever to go down the list trying to find if someone is around to send a whisper.
    Get the chat list back to what it was on the 2.03. The remaining things got the chat better, but this one... no thanks.
     
  9. Bluep

    Bluep Guest

    ...right, character class & level (maybe even additionally profession) should be back in the popup only.
    Name, online status as a dot graphic (and town rights hat for town chats - but maybe only when there IS a hat) is sufficient.
     
  10. Joony

    Joony Former LCM Former Team Member

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    We have two optimizations on the list:
    1. Show only online friends on the bottom left list
    2. Optimize the chat player list for small chat windows


    Thanks for your feedback!
     
  11. legedric

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    Alright at least for now:

    • Contact list will be reverted to the previous look.
    • Friends on chat container (bottom left) will still remain as it is except for sorting.
    • Might consider to fold offline users on chat container.
     
  12. TheMoonWoman

    TheMoonWoman Corporal

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    I need only to see to online stats from a friend, so I agree with this:

    1. Show only online friends on the bottom left list
     
  13. father jack

    father jack Private First Class

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    No improvement :( An improvement would be if you showed my friends true activity when I login. Not that they are all online/offline. Most I find should be stated unknown.

    I also don't need you to tell me they are offline ;)
     
  14. Sakiz105

    Sakiz105 Corporal

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    bring back the status icon on chat,left from the players name