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User talk:Sabresite

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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! --CoolPikachu! 06:09, 13 July 2008 (UTC)

Bulbasaur honey tree glitch???

You say that there's a glitch in the game's programming that can cause a Bulbasaur to appear on these trees? And that an AR isn't needed? How exactly does one trigger this glitch? I'm Missingno. Master. See my new and improved user page, and comment on it! 02:01, 26 February 2009 (UTC)

Username Linking

Please link your username in your signature using [[User:Sabresite]] or {{u|Sabresite}}. Linking as [[Users:Sabresite]] adds a page in a nonexistant namespace to the wanted pages. --Shiningpikablu252 16:37, 26 February 2009 (UTC)

Arceus

Your Arceus probably wasn't holding a plate. I tested this out with my own Arceus. Normal Arceus didn't freeze the game, but Arceus with a plate did. I'm Missingno. Master. See my new and improved user page, and comment on it! 20:59, 26 February 2009 (UTC)

Pokémon

Capital P, Accented e. Second one's on the character palette below the editbox.--freezingCOLD (page, talk) 20:41, 3 March 2009 (UTC)

Again, you had better accent the E in Pokémon. That article you created had that misspelled so many times. Use it or consequences may follow as this is about our most sacred rule. --PsychicRider 20:44, 3 March 2009 (UTC)
Or to be honest... you could wait to see if I am going to edit it. I was in the middle of updating the article and fixing the "misspellings". Also keep in mind the origin of what I post... its copied/pasted, therefore modifications, updates, and fixes are inevitable. I also would hand to you the notion that consequences towards me would only hinder the knowledge and information that is added to this wiki. Or would you rather not learn more about the game? Sabresite 20:46, 3 March 2009 (UTC)
Well, what if you weren't going to edit it, and we just let it sit there all day? We couldn't do that, now, could we? And no re-signing unsigned comments, it gives the wrong time.--freezingCOLD (page, talk) 20:51, 3 March 2009 (UTC)
Is there a way to lock the article while I am editing it? I don't think I have that kind of privilege. Regarding the unsigned comment, yeah that was an accident. If you rather I leave it unsigned, without a time, then thats fine. Or I can adjust he sign time to be proper.- unsigned comment from Sabresite (talkcontribs)
No. And the fact that there is a preview button that you can use eliminates that. It's there for a reason...like checking for mistakes. --PsychicRider 20:54, 3 March 2009 (UTC)
Well, you can always use {{Inuse}} to avoid edit conflicts. Just a suggestion. ~ overgrownsol 00:47, 4 March 2009 (UTC)
Thank you, I wasn't aware of this template. I will definitely use it. I am not aware of probably 99% of the templates on this wiki.Sabresite 03:22, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

Honey tree questions

OK, so I see you've made some startling discoveries about the honey trees. I had no idea that only 4 trees in the whole game have a chance of yielding a Munchlax! Now, I have a few questions. One: How are these 4 Munchlax-bearing trees determined exactly? And two: You know how you can slather honey on a tree that's already slathered with honey? Does that affect anything? I'm Missingno. Master. See my new and improved user page, and comment on it! 00:44, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

Just a little thing...

Don't use "you", and capitalize section headers as you would a sentence. Only the first word and proper nouns, alright? TTEchidna 07:34, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

Accident, sorry Sabresite 07:36, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

PokeMod or PokéMod?

I changed the title to PokéMod from what it was earlier. I had then not noticed that you claim to own the program and want the title to remain PokeMod. As most, if not all, of our related article titles have a é instead of a normal e, I would prefer, even though you are the owner, that you contact our Editor-in-chief TTEchidna and ask him about what the title should be. To honor your claim, I will not again change the title of the article, but I would again request you to contact TTE in this respect. Thank you.--Sher-e-Bengal- 18:33, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

Thank you, I will contact him as you suggest. Sabresite 19:22, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

Quick note

Thanks for your work on honey trees; it is really informative. However, when writing on talk pages it is advised to write ~~~~ after all comments, thus letting everyone know who said what and when. Also saves people time chasing you up with {{unsigned}}. Thanks, and keep up your good work regarding game mechanics. Happy editing! — THE TROM — 20:18, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

Erm... PokéMod.com?

It appears as though your site subscription for PokéMod.com expired on June 21. I strongly advise that you renew your subscription before someone else nabs it. Didn't know if you noticed or not, so I figured that I might as well notify you about it. PG (bleh) 14:17, 8 July 2009 (UTC)