Am I helping ?


Do you feel I am helping you ?

  1. Yes

    18 vote(s)
  2. Sometimes

    4 vote(s)
  3. No

    1 vote(s)
  4. Don't Care

    6 vote(s)
By kimsland ยท 21 replies
Feb 2, 2008
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  1. Hi, just became a Guru !!!

    I wanted to know if I'm actually helping others. :confused:
  2. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,486   +45

    The only way to find out is to keep checking back with people to see if their issues are solves or at least getting there.
  3. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Topic Starter Posts: 14,523

  4. twite

    twite TechSpot Paladin Posts: 937

    1500 posts in 2 months! whoa.. slow down there buddy.
  5. subcan

    subcan TS Rookie Posts: 51

    I voted for you. Yes I have learned a couple of things from things you have posted. I see that 33% don't care <hehe> pretty funny.
  6. zomgness

    zomgness TS Rookie

    I forgot to mention, I voted for you as well :)
  7. hatesbluescreen

    hatesbluescreen TS Rookie Posts: 25

    Kimsland is a big help!


    :D :D :D
  8. M0R0NI

    M0R0NI TS Rookie Posts: 86

    You have helped me!
  9. risingTide

    risingTide TS Rookie Posts: 101

    Keep it up!

    Here's a little pat on the back to kimsland who has helped me tremendously over a four week post with a sound driver problem that I had [].

    He was informative, patient, and continued to post even when it looked like we were at an impasse. And, moreover, he helped get my sound working again after off-and-on trouble-shooting for the last 6 months!!

  10. mopar man

    mopar man TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 1,379

    Well, your help has been on and off, lol.

    You really did help me when you did though. Also, how in the **** did you grow so freaking fast?

    I know I moved up like 200 posts in like a week, but still, that is amazing.
  11. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Topic Starter Posts: 14,523


    I'm a Guru :)
  12. Route44

    Route44 TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 11,984   +72

    You're scaring me kimsland! :suspiciou :D

    And, yes, I do think you help.
  13. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,177   +989

    imo, these classifications and post counts are getting to be like bumper stickers:blush:
  14. Acclamator

    Acclamator TS Rookie Posts: 261

    Most of the time yes. However I feel you boost you post count up by using rather "cheap" methods.
  15. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Posts: 2,273

    You helped me quite abit Kims!

    I always end up doing something wacky and you help me fix them, Thanks for being on this site... There is almost no one left to help in the Security part :(
  16. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Topic Starter Posts: 14,523

    Thank-you TimeParadoX, and others, I try to help in all areas.

    Acclamator I'm sorry you feel that way, some of my posts are in Intro (I still feel required) and sometimes I double up on asking a similar question, differently. This is because it is difficult at times to get the information. It's not just technical support here, a bit of psychology helps too. :)

    Just for general info, for everone reading

    I believe out of ~2000 posts:
    10% Intro stuff (although I feel required)
    15% Non Technical (including here)
    20% Getting all Info (The required stuff)
    40% Relevant Suggestions/Solutions (Applicable to fault)
    15% Directly Solved Issues (Usually one single support post)

    Making, 85% of my posts worthy About 1700 Posts

    Another point, I've never asked for support here myself, except for this Poll. (Not much to ask I feel)
    Thank-you for anyone contributing here. ~2000 posts in ~2 Months has been a tad hard at times :approve: I've noticed someone closed my Poll, which is a bit sad.
  17. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Posts: 2,273

    If I continued posting ( I left the forums for quite awhile and didn't return for about 6 months ), But i'll post what I believe my stats are:

    I believe out of 2184 posts:
    2% Intro Stuff
    68% Gaming & Consoles section of the forums
    15% Security & The Webs section of the forums
    15% Meeting Spot section of the forums

    I believe it's quite accurate, Since my first post began in the Gaming part, continued more into gaming ( landed myself a Stickied thread :D ), continued even more and then moved onto Security after getting taught the magical wonders of HJT and ComboFix logs by Howard and Riks, got bored of that and moved into the Meeting Spot. :)
  18. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Topic Starter Posts: 14,523

  19. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,177   +989

    my goodness this is getting crazy guys. rein-in those egos please. T.S. is about helping others, not buying merit badges.
  20. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Topic Starter Posts: 14,523

    jobeard remove that title:"TechSpot Evangelist" members think you're too good No. 9 :haha:

    Ok I've gone too far, I won't post on this thread anymore, it's meant for others to reply not for me to.
  21. Masque

    Masque TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,058

    Though I've been pretty much absent lately, from what I've read of your posts, your help and information has been a valuable asset here. Keep up the good work. In actuality, no need to run a'll feel it deep down when you're you probably do. :)
  22. Buddha50

    Buddha50 TS Rookie Posts: 22

    i come to this site often to find answers. you are all over the place and you do give quality advice and seem to be very very knowledgeable. a lot of your post have solved many issues i have come across. Thanks for your help KIMSLAND

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