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      I have been doing some housekeeping lately and I've noticed that I had a lot of orphaned attachments. Attachments get orphaned when the PM or post is deleted without removing the attachment first. Deleting a PM or post does not delete the attachment and the file or image remain on the server. I'd like to ask all members to go through their attachments and delete any attachments you don't need anymore or those that have been orphaned. Where can I get a list of my attachments? Click on your display name in the upper right corner of the forums and pick "My Attachments" from the drop-down list. How can I tell an attachment is orphaned? If the PM has been deleted, you'll see a message like this in your attachment list: Unfortunately there is no message if the post has been deleted, so please check your old posts. We do purge old birthday threads every once in a while. Also some hosted projects have been shut down, so you may have orphaned attachments on one of those locations. Thanks!
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VM is in northern Florida. He sent me a note saying that he'll be offline for a bit to conserve battery power. He said they aren't expecting a direct hit however.

The latest news is that things have changed, the storm Irma are now predicted to have a different direction then it was first had and, if this is accurate, then Irma will hit southern Flodria tomorrow Saturday.  So VM could be affected, of course indirectly.

 

http://edition.cnn.com/2017/09/07/us/hurricane-irma-florida-latest/index.html

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I hope everyone is okay and safe in Northen Flordia. Like I said in my first post. Almost everyone has been evacuated. However, a lot of them stayed behind and face the hurricane and at least try to protect themselves by putting sand in bags from the water to go through the doors and windows....I think.  

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Only the Florida Keys and some places in southern Florida were evacuated. VM said that now they're right in the path and they've been told to expect a category 2 hurricane.

 

TDL, could you fix your sig? You can use a gallery album here to host the image. :)

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VM said that now they're right in the path and they've been told to expect a category 2 hurricane.

That remains to be seen, but I hope the prediction is accurate.  Because earlier today I heard on the news that Irma has been downgraded to a 4 hurricane.

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Sounds good. Outbuildings & garden and trees ok too? How strong were the winds there?

Is it easy to tell whether the rest of the street fared mostly unscathed as well? 

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Can't tell on the building but some of my plants got hit hard. The wind wasn't too bad as nothing got blown over but the wind was blowing parallel to the building, which likely helped a lot. It's still blowing a lot but nowhere near as bad as it was at midnight. I want to say it was 60 MPH or so then and 40 or so now? Nothing big seems to have fallen but it won't pass completely until noon or so so I'm not plugging everything back up just yet.

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