Sonic Fan Games HQ is the largest resource for Sonic the Hedgehog fan gaming on the web and home to SAGE, the annual Sonic Amatuer Games Expo! We specialize in engines, sprites, music, gameplay, levels, gimmicks, the whole eight yards! Got a project you want to show off? Need some help with your game? Or maybe you just want to connect with creators and fans alike! No matter why you're here, hit that register button below to join the fun and start creating today!

  1. Hey Guest!

    We just updated our SFGHQ Rules & Guidelines. Give them a read, it might just save your life!

    Dismiss Notice
  2. Hey Guest!

    Our pals from the SHC are going to be running the Sonic Hacking Contest a little later this year, a bit after SAGE! You should totally check it out by clicking here!

    Dismiss Notice

Little Question Thread

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Great Lange, Jul 31, 2018.

  1. Great Lange

    Great Lange The Great Lange

    • Messages: 67
    • Likes Received: 117
    If you have a minor question that can be answered in a post or two and doesn't require a discussion, please ask it here instead of making a thread for it.
    If your post doesn't get an answer, it probably means nobody has one.
  2. XL2

    XL2 E Rank Member

    • Messages: 1
    • Likes Received: 1
    Is there a way to modify a showcase entry awaiting a moderator?
    I can't find any edit button...
    I want to add a couple of explanations and make a modification to my entry.

    EDIT : Seems like the issue was resolved, there is now an edit button!
    Last edited: Aug 3, 2018
  3. MrLevRocks

    MrLevRocks Old, useless, bitter... Do I need to say more?

    • Messages: 4
    • Likes Received: 8
    I've got a question that shouldn't be too hard to answer:
    I've created a submission for this year's SAGE under the showcase category, as should be and saved it as a draft for later, because I still had to upload the build and everything, but I cannot find the folder where my drafts are stored, nor, when I was editing it last, did I find the option to publish the draft. Could somebody be so kind and help me (and the future poor souls lost in the draft submission process) out with this?

    Edit 1: I have found the solution for both issues. The drafts are saved under "Your Items" in the sidebar you don't pay attention to in the top-right corner, a bit hidden, but understandable once you got the gist of it. As for uploading it, you need to go into a submission draft and set its status to "In Moderation", then it will be shown "publicly" (it should once the staff is done checking it).
    Last edited: Aug 17, 2018 at 1:06 PM
  4. Hyper Emerson

    Hyper Emerson E Rank Member

    • Messages: 6
    • Likes Received: 6
    Like the others, I can't find out how to resume editing a booth's draft.
    Maybe the button will magically appear once I post this.
    Nope, it just lets me edit the tags.
  5. P3DR0

    P3DR0 Administrator

    • Messages: 39
    • Likes Received: 98

    Hello, @Hyper Emerson, as stated by @MrLevRocks and under the "Save as Draft" option...


    Here's how to edit your drafts: Open the side-menu by pressing the big red button floating in the top right:


    Under "Showcase" you will see a sub-menu called "Your Items", click it.


    And finally on the sidebar block on the "Your Items" page you should see your drafts. Click it to edit it.


    Once you are finished, make sure to submit for approval.
  6. Hyper Emerson

    Hyper Emerson E Rank Member

    • Messages: 6
    • Likes Received: 6
    So that's what they meant by the sidebar being a bit hidden. Thanks!

    No, I already knew how to get to the draft's page but there's still no edit button when I get there! Just a button for editing the tags. I guess I'll just delete the draft and start over.
    Last edited: Aug 18, 2018 at 4:54 AM
  7. Great Lange

    Great Lange The Great Lange

    • Messages: 67
    • Likes Received: 117
    There's two edit links on the submission page.
    One can be found in the top right under "item tools"


    and the other is near the bottom.
  8. Hyper Emerson

    Hyper Emerson E Rank Member

    • Messages: 6
    • Likes Received: 6
    Yes, it should, but there's just options for deleting the item and locking comments.
    The page also says I can't post comments on the item, so I think it's an issue of my account having restrictions on it since I've barely posted in the forums.
  9. P3DR0

    P3DR0 Administrator

    • Messages: 39
    • Likes Received: 98
    @Hyper Emerson there was an issue with some people's accounts including yours but it has been fixed now. You should be able to see the Edit button now.

    Sorry for the inconvenience.