By Tracey Capen
One week ago, we launched a new thumbs-up rating system in the Windows Secrets Lounge as a way for Lounge members to highlight particularly useful posts.
Seven days later, the thumbs-up scores are starting to roll in. Over 90 posts have received a thumbs-up so far, with more coming daily.
In a fine example of a thumbs-up post, Jim Cone helped fellow member rchris with a longitude and latitude format conversion problem. In the thread, “Convert latitude/longitude from decimal to degrees,” Jim provided the much-needed formulas — and earned a nod of thanks from rchris.
Thumbs-up points are the way Lounge members acknowledge outstanding posts. I encourage you to try it. More»
The following links are this week’s most-interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions that you may be able to provide responses to:
☼ starred posts — particularly useful
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