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      Fluid forum view allows members only to get right to the meat of this community; the topics. You can toggle between your preferred forum view just below to the left on the main forum entrance. You will see three icons. Try them out and see what you prefer.   Fluid view allows you, if you are a signed up member, to see the newest topic posts in either all forums (select none or all) or in just your favorite forums (select the ones you want to see when you come to Fishing Minnesota). It keeps and in real time with respect to Topic posts and lets YOU SELECT YOUR FAVORITE FORUMS. It can make things fun and easy. This is especially true for less experienced visitors raised on social media. If you, as a members want more specific topics, you can even select a single forum to view. Let us take a look at fluid view in action. We will then break it down and explain how it works in more detail.   The video shows the topic list and the forum filter box. As you can see, it is easy to change the topic list by changing the selected forums. This view replaces the traditional list of categories and forums.   Of course, members only can change the view to better suit your way of browsing.   You will notice a “grid” option. We have moved the grid forum theme setting into the main forum settings. This makes it an option for members only to choose. This screenshot also shows the removal of the forum breadcrumb in fluid view mode. Fluid view remembers your last forum selection so you don’t lose your place when you go back to the listing. The benefit of this feature is easy to see. It removes a potential barrier of entry for members only. It puts the spotlight on topics themselves, and not the hierarchical forum structure. You as a member will enjoy viewing many forums at once and switching between them without leaving the page. We hope that fluid view, the new functionality is an asset that you enjoy .

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Jeremy airjer W

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Cat-man gets his first weekly win of the year. 1st, 5th, 10th, and 16th place earned him 347 points for top honors this week. Congrats!

cat-man 347

Moose 339

eric29 338

Odes follies 333

Airjer 329

Team Yaggie 329

88fan 329

Musky999 329

Rip-Some_Lip 329

BlueLundFisherman 325

gregg52 323

BlackLundProV 315

Swivel Digger 313

Jar Jar 305

Iron Cowboy's 303

fishingstar 294

Porcupine 286

Fishing_Novice 282

Huckfin 266

juneau4 248

wally20 240

hanronson 229


Sportland Bait 130

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Total Points

1 Airjer 2701

2 Team Yaggie 2588

3 cat-man 2523

4 88fan 2476

5 Jar Jar 2454

6 Musky999 2431

7 Iron Cowboy's 2401

8 Porcupine 2388

9 Fishing_Novice 2387

10 Rip-Some_Lip 2356

11 Odes follies 2351

12 fishingstar 2344

13 juneau4 2305

14 Swivel Digger 2299

15 eric29 2242

16 Moose 2236


18 BlackLundProV 2207

19 hanronson 2147

20 Huckfin 2115

21 BlueLundFisherman 2063

22 Sportland Bait 2030

23 gregg52 1986

24 wally20 1976

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OK Airjer, how can I catch up to you when you pick the same drivers as me? I will bet you we end up with three different drivers this week!

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    •   Well although all-out war on Deer for a week with any hunting tool would be interesting.   It would kind of take the romance out of it if your trying to use a Bow or a smoke gun and someone is snipeing your Deer at 200 yards with a rifle! 
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