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From: (John Chandler)
Subject: Re: [DNA] FTDNA Join Requests
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2010 18:07:15 -0500
In-Reply-To: <007b01cb8c26$8c0f4d10$a42de730$@net> (firstname.lastname@example.org)
> So rather than look at this change as a detriment to your projects and
> sales, please try to embrace this change instead.
The problem with that attitude is the sad fact that FTDNA's email
system is terribly quirky. I have lost count of the notices from
FTDNA that never reached me, or reached me after a delay of six
months with a completely fresh time stamp, or reached me in
Also, bear in mind that this new system was put in place with no beta
test period. A related piece of functionality has apparently been
lost entirely in this process -- the requests to join a project by
folks who have already tested.