Nowhere can I find private letters to me.

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After IMDb has changed its layout I can nowhere find any private letter. Some friend may well have posted some very important letters.
- - I have tried the help function. I shall quote the idiotic answer I received.

[b]How do I display and read a private message?[/b]
To display the private messages you've received, click on the "Private Messages" link in the block of links in the upper right of the boards pages.

But there is no block of links in the right upper corner on any kind of pages.
- - Likewise, there is no block of links on any kind of pages, that contains the words "Private Messages", which I am supposed to click on.
- - I cannot help feeling that IMDB must be aware of such errors. If I were more paranoid I would conclude that the help function was constructed for teasing the user.
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Max Scharnberg

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  • nighly frustrated.The aim of the help function seems to be to have fun with the users.

Posted 6 years ago

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Peter, Champion

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In the new message board pages you should see a box on the right with your username and image and a link to your messages.
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Dan Dassow, Champion

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The direct link to your private message is
http: // user/ur9999999/boards/pm/

Where ur9999999 is your user ID. Note: I added blanks so the full link is visible.

You can see the box with the number of messages if you are on your "Your Boards Profile" page or on a message board page.

This is what it looks like for me:

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