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Posted: 21 November 2012 04:59 AM   [ Ignore ]
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Can someone , anyone tell me what the hell is going on here at DAZ ? Absolutely nothing makes any sense here anymore ! ! ! !

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Posted: 21 November 2012 05:50 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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Sorry niether does your post. smile

What exactly are your issues or are just have a good old moan. wink

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Posted: 21 November 2012 06:52 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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mixart421 - 21 November 2012 04:59 AM

Can someone , anyone tell me what the hell is going on here at DAZ ? Absolutely nothing makes any sense here anymore ! ! ! !

That covers far too much ground. Being a chronic complainer I have a nice list.
Could be anything from the forum with the artistic flare of a drown paper bag, to the overly convoluted studio 4 and genesis.

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Posted: 21 November 2012 07:56 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Could even be the chronic complainers who keep “threatening” to stop posting, but never quite manage it. cheese

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Posted: 21 November 2012 07:58 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 4 ]
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chohole - 21 November 2012 07:56 AM

Could even be the chronic complainers who keep “threatening” to stop posting, but never quite manage it. cheese

Shut up or I’ll never post again!

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Posted: 21 November 2012 08:00 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 5 ]
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mixart421 - 21 November 2012 04:59 AM

Can someone , anyone tell me what the hell is going on here at DAZ ? Absolutely nothing makes any sense here anymore ! ! ! !

I think telling us exactly what doesn’t make sense would be a step in the right direction.  Then maybe someone could make sense of it and explain it to you.

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Posted: 21 November 2012 08:44 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 6 ]
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Could even be the chronic complainers who keep “threatening” to stop posting, but never quite manage it. cheese

Shut up or I’ll never post again!

Quick say something Cho…LOL Only joking Blum…honest

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Posted: 21 November 2012 08:49 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 7 ]
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Szark - 21 November 2012 05:50 AM

Sorry niether does your post. smile

What exactly are your issues or are just have a good old moan. wink

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I’m not sure what his issue is, but looking at his amount of posts, just one.
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I assume he hasn’t been around in awhile and is surprised by the “improvements”.
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Seeing he is a long time user (joined in 2006), he might not come to the store oftn and got a big shock.
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Just my guess.

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Posted: 21 November 2012 08:50 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 8 ]
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chohole - 21 November 2012 07:56 AM

Could even be the chronic complainers who keep “threatening” to stop posting, but never quite manage it. cheese

Nope, couldn’t be that.  That makes sense. 8-o

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Posted: 21 November 2012 08:54 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 9 ]
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Szark - 21 November 2012 05:50 AM

Sorry niether does your post. smile

What exactly are your issues or are just have a good old moan. wink

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I’m not sure what his issue is, but looking at his amount of posts, just one.
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I assume he hasn’t been around in awhile and is surprised by the “improvements”.
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Seeing he is a long time user (joined in 2006), he might not come to the store oftn and got a big shock.
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Just my guess.

LOL Yeah I got all that too but if one is going to complain at least make a proper one. wink

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Posted: 21 November 2012 09:09 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 10 ]
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Obviously he’s complaining that DAZ have *still* not released The Millennium Cow!

Nothing else is of any real importance.

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Posted: 21 November 2012 09:22 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 11 ]
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Posted: 21 November 2012 09:44 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 12 ]
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are you the Mixart who made this pretty texture for Evil innoccence’s sundress?

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Posted: 21 November 2012 09:48 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 13 ]
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I think this would be the condensed version of a thorough response to the original post (assuming it was meant literally and not rhetorically):

1. In 2011 or so, DAZ 3D released DAZ Studio 4, which included a new Genesis figure. Genesis was a big improvement in many ways over earlier figures like Victoria 4, etc., but originally didn’t transfer well to Poser, which made many people unhappy.
http://www.daz3d.com/products/daz-studio/daz-studio-what-is-daz-studio/
http://www.daz3d.com/products/daz-studio/daz-studio-whats-new/
http://www.daz3d.com/products/genesis/genesis-what-is-genesis
2. The Genesis figure would be used as the base figure of the latest versions of Victoria, Michael, and other “iconic” characters.
http://www.daz3d.com/products/genesis/genesis-victoria
http://www.daz3d.com/shop/products/genesis/genesis-michael
http://www.daz3d.com/shop/stephanie-5
http://www.daz3d.com/shop/hiro-5
3. Starting in February 2012, DAZ 3D started giving away the “Pro” version of DAZ Studio 4, previously sold for $429 I think. This made many people happy and brought in new customers, but angered those who had previously purchased it. This was originally announced as a temporary offer, but it has been extended indefinitely.
http://forumarchive.daz3d.com/viewtopic.php?t=182532
4. In May 2012, DAZ moved to a new website based on Magento. The transition was the opposite of smooth, with many problems in the store and in the forum. The situation has improved considerably since then, but a few issues persist and/or crop up now and again.
http://forumarchive.daz3d.com/viewtopic.php?t=157638&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/2516/
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/2055/
5. In August, version 4.5 of DAZ Studio was released. Around the same time, an updated version of Poser came out. Then in October, the DSON Importer was released by DAZ. These changes finally allowed Genesis to work much better/more easily in Poser.
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/5343/
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/9471/
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/11137/
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/9571/
6. There have been a series of sales in the past several months, presumably aimed to an extent at winning back customers who had been disillusioned with the (previous) lack of Poser support of Genesis products or were scared away by the issues with the new store (largely solved now). The current sale event is called Black November.
http://www.daz3d.com/shop/sales-promotions
http://www.daz3d.com/forums/viewthread/11470/

Hopefully that clears things up…

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Posted: 21 November 2012 09:50 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 14 ]
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Sockratease - 21 November 2012 09:09 AM

Obviously he’s complaining that DAZ have *still* not released The Millennium Cow!

Nothing else is of any real importance.

LOL

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Posted: 21 November 2012 01:57 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 15 ]
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mixart421 - 21 November 2012 04:59 AM

Can someone , anyone tell me what the hell is going on here at DAZ ? Absolutely nothing makes any sense here anymore ! ! ! !

I believe the very context of your post clearly demonstrates that the problem is NOT with DAZ…

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