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Alarmed

Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 2:57 pm
by darth
As a user of Avant for three years, I am getting alarmed by long time users of Avant talking about leaving Avant due to apparent bugs in the latest Version.

Is Avant going down the tubes? I hate to see this.

There is speclation among forum menbers about who in this point in time is the developer of Avant. Could a Moderator/Support Staff in some way find the answer to this maybe?

My Avant needs are simple. Just simple browsing. No 50 tabs open or anything like that. Avant 11_0 Build 46 which I use, rarely if ever gives me any trouble.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 8:00 pm
by AXEMAN
I feel the same way Alarmed darth and your right the older the version the better it works the version you mentioned does work very good. I am shocked how every version has more problems.Icannot understand it.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 8:20 pm
by darth
Yep AXEMAN, you and I both have been saying that for quite a while.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2010 8:38 pm
by ReleaseRoderick
I too have made comment elsewhere in the Forum.I too would appreciate clarity.
I've thought of a PM to Jasmine or Xiobing.
Much as l find Avant Browser and Forum going through strange times l still retain the image of Anderson at his bench, labouring far into the night, sustained by coffee served by an ever-faithfull Jasmine,developing,innovating,refining.

There's no 50 tabs open for me either,darth. And its 11.7 b46SR here and as yet l have not looked elsewhere. Two John Lennon lyrics come to mind...'Nobody told me there'd be days like these' and 'I'm just sitting here watching the wheels go round and round'
Respectfully....

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Wed Aug 25, 2010 10:14 pm
by angeldust
I'd love to say that we could darth but we get as much feedback as you do, sometimes even less.
I'd say send an email but it probably get lost in the influx. :sigh:

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2010 6:21 pm
by ReleaseRoderick
I feel `Alarmed` for the new users coming in. They are not going to know and love the Avant that l`ve known for 5yrs because they would not download the 11.7 series instead of the troublesome 2010 builds. Moderator bigC has mentioned that 2010 should still be a Beta build and l agree.

Strange days indeed.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2010 9:15 pm
by AXEMAN
darth CAN YOU EMAIL ME THE VERSION ME AND YOU USE THE EXE :thumbup: :wave:

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2010 10:28 pm
by darth
absetup 11_0 build 46.exe. http://avant.it-mate.co.uk/?c=Download& ... eries/11_0 Email not setup at this point in time on this machine

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2010 9:59 pm
by AXEMAN
thanks darth you da man i had a link to get it from has been changed thats why i could not find it . :thumbup:

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 5:46 pm
by darth
Recently read in the forums here one of the later Avant versions was defaulted to Bing search engine.

Also, you can no longer reach the forum(at least not here)thru Avant help(.cn)

We know Avant is/was coded in Delphi. When I was studying Ruby Scripting language, remenber seeing an article you could whip up a browser in 10 minutes in Delphi, hmm..hmm.

Question to chinese support staff? Who is the current developer of Avant?

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 6:16 pm
by angeldust
You would probably be better off sending an email & PM to them, as on the whole they do not look into GD part of the forum.
Also maybe there is a new owner, so you should be specific in your question.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2010 3:40 pm
by MysteryFCM
I can confirm that Anderson is still the developer of Avant - it's not in the hands of anyone else.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2010 6:39 pm
by ReleaseRoderick
MysteryFCM said:
I can confirm that Anderson is still the developer of Avant - it's not in the hands of anyone else.
Thank you for your post,MysteryFCM, I look forward to the future with Avant Browser and the Forum support.

Re: Alarmed

Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2010 7:39 pm
by MysteryFCM
My pleasure :)