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Started by fct-150, 04/18/2012 04:30PM
Posted 04/18/2012 04:30PM Opening Post
Well, this is interesting. I noticed today on my profile that a rating has disappeared on the rating counter. I was at 120 now it's down to 119. Is this possible? I've never received a bad rating ever; I didn't know it was possible to delete a rating. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

Just a few thoughts:

8) FS-152SV sitting in the office
grin Japanes super lucky zen observatory garden
:S Meade ETX-90 finder scope position
shocked Hino Optical Mizar 120SL observatory model
:C SR-4mm eyepiece with a 3x barlow in a 60mm refractor
8O Zeiss Victory 7x42 SFs
wink Having over 135 vintage oculars to play with
smile My life surrounded by wonderful friends and impeccable optics
Posted 04/18/2012 05:30PM #1
One possible explanation.....The account of someone you dealt with was removed for reason.....

20" MidnighTelescopes f/5
8" f/16 Muffoletto Achro
Meade 6" AR6 f/8.0 Achro
Celestron C11
Parallax PI250 10" F/5 Newt
Vixen FL102S,NA140SS,R200SS
80mm Stellarvue Nighthawk with WO APOupgrade lens, 90mm f/16.67 Parallax Achro
LXD75/LX200, Mini-tower, GP-DX, CG5 ASGT, LXD650, GM-8, G11, GM-100, GM-150EX, GM-200 and a Gemini G40
4" portable AP convertable 44" or 70" pier
Stellarvue M7 Alt-Az, TSL7 Pier/Tripod
12.5" f/5 MidnighTelescopes DOB Swayze optics
Monroe GA
Posted 04/18/2012 05:34PM | Edited 04/18/2012 05:47PM #2
Yes ratings can be removed. I purchased an item from someone here left a rating and seller never gave Me a rating and I deleted mine! Did You forget to give someone a rating? Bet the buyer deleted his. I always rate if I have a transaction if the buyer or seller doesn't do the same I will delete My rating as I want more ratings, nothing went wrong just works two ways. Just My 2 cents.Also just wanted to add if you go to account menu You can check ratings given edit and also delete ratings.
Posted 04/19/2012 06:50AM #3
The vast majority of the time this occurs because someone's account has been deleted. Any ratings associated with that account go bye bye. This happens rather frequently. As far as tracking this really isn't worth the time or effort IMHO! wink